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1971 Tulsa Oilers

1971 > Class AAA > 1971 American Association (West)
Overall: 64-76
Scored 678 runs, Allowed 733 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-75

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Warren Spahn and Gary Geiger
Represented: Tulsa, OK
Ballpark: Texas League Park (Tulsa, OK)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1970 / 1972

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Rudy Arroyo* 21 18 30 26 5 5 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 10 .192 .250 .231 .481 6 0 2 0
2 Ray Bare 22 36 63 52 4 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 21 .192 .263 .231 .494 12 0 6 0
3 Frank Bertaina* 27 10 13 11 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .273 .385 .273 .657 3 0 0 0
4 Randy Brown* 27 81 318 274 49 81 16 4 5 31 7 8 40 44 .296 .383 .438 .821 120 0 2 2
5 Bob Chlupsa 25 46 15 10 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 .200 .273 .200 .473 2 0 4 0
6 Chip Coulter# 26 101 373 328 36 78 9 5 5 49 2 3 38 64 .238 .318 .341 .660 112 2 2 3
7 Ed Crosby* 22 135 549 495 49 142 30 5 4 46 8 7 34 40 .287 .332 .392 .724 194 4 7 9
8 Jose Cruz* 23 67 301 254 56 83 15 7 15 49 5 4 46 31 .327 .430 .618 1.048 157 0 1 0
9 Tommy Cruz* 20 15 65 55 9 9 1 2 0 5 2 1 7 10 .164 .292 .255 .547 14 3 0 0
10 Wayne Dees* 23 33 118 108 11 21 4 0 1 15 1 0 8 20 .194 .248 .259 .507 28 0 1 1
11 Ron Ebner 25 15 9 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 2 0
12 Bobby Etheridge 28 114 450 372 72 103 19 1 12 46 0 2 65 71 .277 .391 .430 .821 160 7 2 4
13 Turk Farrell 37 5 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
14 Gary Geiger* 34 100 304 248 43 55 5 1 8 32 2 4 51 47 .222 .351 .347 .698 86 0 2 3
15 Julio Gotay 32 90 274 235 38 71 8 3 1 24 3 2 29 33 .302 .384 .374 .758 88 4 3 3
16 George Greer* 24 12 42 38 4 12 1 0 2 7 0 0 4 11 .316 .381 .500 .881 19 0 0 0
17 Dennis Higgins 31 48 16 15 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .200 .250 .200 .450 3 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
18 Al Hrabosky 21 10 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 2 0 0 0
19 Jesse Huggins* 26 34 13 11 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .182 .250 .182 .432 2 0 1 0
20 Danny Jaster* 24 26 49 44 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 24 .114 .133 .136 .270 6 0 4 0
21 Philip Knuckles 25 16 35 27 2 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 5 .185 .233 .222 .456 6 0 5 1
22 Gary Kroll 29 7 9 9 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .444 .444 .444 .889 4 0 0 0
23 Bill Landis* 28 10 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
24 George Lauzerique 23 33 43 36 4 4 0 0 1 2 0 0 4 11 .111 .214 .194 .409 7 1 1 1
25 David Nitschke 24 71 229 208 29 50 12 0 4 24 3 0 17 35 .240 .298 .356 .654 74 1 1 2
26 Fred Norman# 28 11 26 24 2 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 11 .167 .231 .208 .439 5 0 0 0
27 Harry Parker 23 27 71 60 8 9 1 0 0 3 1 0 6 21 .150 .224 .167 .391 10 0 4 1
28 Dennis Parks 24 13 36 34 3 6 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 3 .176 .222 .176 .399 6 1 0 0
29 Gaylen Pitts 25 83 285 251 28 58 7 2 5 31 1 3 24 55 .231 .306 .335 .641 84 4 4 2 Stats for 2 teams
30 Fred Rico 26 139 594 506 87 150 31 6 19 101 10 5 78 91 .296 .387 .494 .881 250 1 2 7
31 Dick Schofield# 36 18 49 43 8 8 0 1 0 3 0 0 5 15 .186 .271 .233 .503 10 0 1 0
32 Carroll Sembera 29 35 15 12 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .417 .462 .417 .878 5 0 2 0
33 Bill Stein 24 103 417 389 50 106 22 4 8 67 4 1 26 63 .272 .317 .411 .729 160 0 1 1
34 Bob Stinson# 25 87 367 299 54 97 21 3 7 46 0 1 60 58 .324 .438 .485 .923 145 3 2 3
35 Phil Trombino 24 46 180 164 19 51 9 1 3 25 2 0 15 26 .311 .372 .433 .805 71 1 0 0
36 Bob Wissler* 24 43 151 134 15 32 7 2 4 20 2 1 17 33 .239 .325 .410 .735 55 0 0 0
37 Chris Zachary* 27 3 10 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 2 0 2 0
37 Players 25.8 141 5342 4616 678 1241 216 48 99 627 53 40 596 864 .269 .353 .401 .754 1850 30 60 40 59
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Rudy Arroyo* 21 6 5 .545 5.57 15 13 4 2 0 76.0 91 52 47 6 37 1 58 0 1 8 1.684 10.8 0.7 4.4 6.9 1.57
2 Ray Bare 22 6 11 .353 4.62 33 24 5 1 0 156.0 176 102 80 14 46 4 68 3 0 8 1.423 10.2 0.8 2.7 3.9 1.48
3 Frank Bertaina* 27 0 4 .000 5.77 10 7 0 0 0 39.0 50 29 25 3 23 2 22 2 0 3 1.872 11.5 0.7 5.3 5.1 0.96
4 Bob Chlupsa 25 8 4 .667 4.77 46 2 0 0 5 83.0 94 54 44 6 27 6 60 7 0 3 1.458 10.2 0.7 2.9 6.5 2.22
5 Ron Ebner 25 1 1 .500 5.18 15 0 0 0 0 33.0 52 26 19 3 13 0 25 2 0 2 1.970 14.2 0.8 3.5 6.8 1.92
6 Turk Farrell 37 0 0 5.14 5 0 0 0 1 7.0 6 4 4 0 3 1 4 0 0 0 1.286 7.7 0.0 3.9 5.1 1.33
7 Gary Geiger 34 0 0 7.71 3 0 0 0 1 7.0 8 6 6 2 3 0 3 1 0 0 1.571 10.3 2.6 3.9 3.9 1.00
8 Dennis Higgins 31 2 11 .154 4.45 48 4 0 0 11 85.0 89 45 42 6 36 5 102 3 0 2 1.471 9.4 0.6 3.8 10.8 2.83 Stats for 2 teams
9 Al Hrabosky* 21 1 1 .500 12.86 9 1 0 0 0 14.0 23 21 20 3 10 1 7 1 0 0 2.357 14.8 1.9 6.4 4.5 0.70
10 Jesse Huggins* 26 3 4 .429 5.40 34 3 0 0 0 60.0 64 48 36 9 45 2 52 2 0 4 1.817 9.6 1.4 6.8 7.8 1.16
11 Danny Jaster* 24 7 10 .412 4.50 26 22 5 2 1 136.0 144 80 68 19 62 1 91 4 0 9 1.515 9.5 1.3 4.1 6.0 1.47
12 Philip Knuckles 25 5 4 .556 4.03 16 15 4 0 1 87.0 74 43 39 7 52 2 71 1 0 3 1.448 7.7 0.7 5.4 7.3 1.37
13 Gary Kroll 29 1 1 .500 4.91 7 2 0 0 1 22.0 24 12 12 1 10 0 16 0 1 2 1.545 9.8 0.4 4.1 6.5 1.60
14 Bill Landis* 28 0 0 9.00 8 1 0 0 0 10.0 17 10 10 1 8 0 5 1 0 1 2.500 15.3 0.9 7.2 4.5 0.63
15 George Lauzerique 23 4 8 .333 5.70 24 11 3 1 3 90.0 95 64 57 13 40 1 59 3 1 4 1.500 9.5 1.3 4.0 5.9 1.48
16 Fred Norman* 28 6 1 .857 2.18 9 7 4 2 0 62.0 44 16 15 0 22 0 72 1 0 7 1.065 6.4 0.0 3.2 10.5 3.27
17 Harry Parker 23 11 12 .478 3.70 26 23 9 1 1 180.0 184 87 74 13 62 4 104 4 1 4 1.367 9.2 0.6 3.1 5.2 1.68
18 Tim Plodinec 24 0 1 .000 40.50 4 0 0 0 0 2.0 8 10 9 1 4 0 2 0 0 1 6.000 36.0 4.5 18.0 9.0 0.50
19 Carroll Sembera 29 3 4 .429 3.97 35 5 0 0 4 68.0 71 38 30 3 34 5 40 0 0 5 1.544 9.4 0.4 4.5 5.3 1.18
20 Don Shaw* 27 0 0 2.25 3 0 0 0 0 4.0 4 1 1 0 5 0 6 0 0 0 2.250 9.0 0.0 11.2 13.5 1.20
21 Bill Stein 24 0 0 4.50 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 8 3 3 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 1.333 12.0 1.5 0.0 9.0
22 Chris Zachary 27 2 1 .667 2.08 3 3 2 0 0 26.0 20 8 6 1 6 0 25 1 0 0 1.000 6.9 0.3 2.1 8.7 4.17
22 Players 25.6 64 76 .457 4.66 141 141 105 36 11 20 1202.0 1294 733 622 108 525 33 837 35 4 65 1.513 9.7 0.8 3.9 6.3 1.59
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
David Nitschke 59 338 32 6 4 .984 6.27 6
Randy Brown 44 236 25 2 3 .992 5.93 2
Bob Stinson 42 274 28 9 6 .971 7.19 4
Fred Rico 8 33 5 0 0 1.000 4.75 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Trombino 46 433 28 7 49 .985 10.02
Wayne Dees 30 252 18 4 30 .985 9.00
Julio Gotay 27 180 12 2 18 .990 7.11
Randy Brown 14 97 13 4 8 .965 7.86
George Greer 9 77 6 3 8 .965 9.22
Gary Geiger 6 28 2 0 2 1.000 5.00
Bob Stinson 6 35 5 1 5 .976 6.67
Bill Stein 5 23 3 0 5 1.000 5.20
David Nitschke 4 23 1 0 2 1.000 6.00
Bobby Etheridge 3 17 2 0 2 1.000 6.33
Ed Crosby 2 13 0 0 1 1.000 6.50
Gaylen Pitts 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chip Coulter 98 224 300 21 68 .961 5.35
Julio Gotay 34 65 79 4 24 .973 4.24
Gaylen Pitts 10 15 23 3 3 .927 3.80 Stats for 2 teams
Dick Schofield 8 15 20 0 5 1.000 4.38
Bill Stein 8 11 21 0 3 1.000 4.00
Randy Brown 3 4 1 2 1 .714 1.67
Ed Crosby 2 3 6 2 1 .818 4.50
Bobby Etheridge 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Etheridge 108 84 190 12 19 .958 2.54
Gaylen Pitts 28 24 61 3 6 .966 3.04 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Stein 23 13 32 5 5 .900 1.96
Julio Gotay 10 6 6 0 0 1.000 1.20
Bob Stinson 8 6 6 1 0 .923 1.50
Ed Crosby 3 1 6 2 1 .778 2.33
Dick Schofield 3 2 3 0 0 1.000 1.67

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Crosby 126 212 363 29 99 .952 4.56
Gaylen Pitts 20 33 33 5 9 .930 3.30 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Stein 11 15 24 6 6 .867 3.55
Julio Gotay 3 2 3 0 1 1.000 1.67
Dick Schofield 3 2 10 2 2 .857 4.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Rico 131 246 6 7 1 .973 1.92
Gary Geiger 70 81 6 4 3 .956 1.24
Jose Cruz 67 146 1 7 0 .955 2.19
Bill Stein 64 92 5 2 2 .980 1.52
Bob Wissler 41 49 3 2 0 .963 1.27
Bob Stinson 28 29 3 2 0 .941 1.14
Randy Brown 19 29 3 0 0 1.000 1.68
Tommy Cruz 15 20 2 0 1 1.000 1.47
Gaylen Pitts 9 14 0 0 0 1.000 1.56 Stats for 2 teams
Dennis Parks 7 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
George Greer 3 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.33
Julio Gotay 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
David Nitschke 1 1 0 1 0 .500 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dennis Higgins 48 5 10 0 0 1.000 0.31 Stats for 2 teams
Bob Chlupsa 46 4 24 1 2 .966 0.61
Carroll Sembera 35 0.00
Jesse Huggins 34 1 5 2 0 .750 0.18
Ray Bare 33 16 26 1 0 .977 1.27
Danny Jaster 26 0 16 3 0 .842 0.62
Harry Parker 26 19 38 0 1 1.000 2.19
George Lauzerique 24 8 14 0 3 1.000 0.92
Philip Knuckles 16 8 9 2 1 .895 1.06
Rudy Arroyo 15 0 12 1 1 .923 0.80
Ron Ebner 15 3 3 1 0 .857 0.40
Frank Bertaina 10 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.40
Al Hrabosky 9 0 0 0 0 0.00
Fred Norman 9 6 10 0 0 1.000 1.78
Bill Landis 8 0 0 0 0 0.00
Gary Kroll 7 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.29
Turk Farrell 5 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.40
Tim Plodinec 4 0 0 0 0 0.00
Gary Geiger 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Don Shaw 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Chris Zachary 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Bill Stein 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Rudy Arroyo 21 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 19, 1950 New York, NY, US
Ray Bare 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 15, 1949 Miami, FL, US
Frank Bertaina 27 L L 5' 11.0" 177 Apr 14, 1944 San Francisco, CA, US
Randy Brown 27 L R 5' 7.0" 170 Aug 29, 1943 Leesburg, FL, US
Bob Chlupsa 25 R R 6' 7.0" 215 Sep 16, 1945 New York, NY, US
Chip Coulter 26 S R 5' 10.0" 172 Jun 5, 1945 Steubenville, OH, US
Ed Crosby 22 L R 6' 2.0" 175 May 26, 1949 Long Beach, CA, US
Jose Cruz 23 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 8, 1947 Arroyo, PR
Tommy Cruz 20 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 15, 1951 Arroyo, PR
Wayne Dees 23 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 26, 1947 Lakeland, FL, US
Ron Ebner 25 R R 6' 5.0" 190 Dec 3, 1945 Canton, OH, US
Bobby Etheridge 28 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Nov 25, 1942 Greenville, MS, US
Turk Farrell 37 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Apr 8, 1934 Boston, MA, US
Gary Geiger 34 L R 6' 0.0" 168 Apr 4, 1937 Sand Ridge, IL, US
Julio Gotay 32 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 9, 1939 Fajardo, PR
George Greer 24 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 18, 1946
Dennis Higgins 31 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Aug 4, 1939 Jefferson City, MO, US
Al Hrabosky 21 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 21, 1949 Oakland, CA, US
Jesse Huggins 26 L L 6' 4.0" 185 Nov 5, 1944 Zachary, LA, US
Danny Jaster 24 L L 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 22, 1946 Midland, MI, US
Philip Knuckles 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 11, 1945
Gary Kroll 29 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Jul 8, 1941 Culver City, CA, US
Bill Landis 28 L L 6' 2.0" 178 Oct 8, 1942 Hanford, CA, US
George Lauzerique 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 22, 1947 La Habana, La Habana, CU
David Nitschke 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 17, 1947 Fresno, CA, US
Fred Norman 28 S L 5' 8.0" 155 Aug 20, 1942 San Antonio, TX, US
Harry Parker 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 14, 1947 Highland, IL, US
Dennis Parks 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 31, 1947 Lindsay, CA, US
Gaylen Pitts 25 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jun 6, 1946 Wichita, KS, US
Tim Plodinec 24 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Jan 27, 1947 Aliquippa, PA, US
Fred Rico 26 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 4, 1944 Jerome, AZ, US
Dick Schofield 36 S R 5' 9.0" 163 Jan 7, 1935 Springfield, IL, US
Carroll Sembera 29 R R 6' 0.0" 155 Jul 26, 1941 Shiner, TX, US
Don Shaw 27 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 23, 1944 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Bill Stein 24 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 21, 1947 Battle Creek, MI, US
Bob Stinson 25 S R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1945 Elkin, NC, US
Phil Trombino 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 10, 1947 New York, NY, US
Bob Wissler 24 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 1, 1946 Covina, CA, US
Chris Zachary 27 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 19, 1944 Knoxville, TN, US

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