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1969 Spokane Indians

1969 > Class AAA > 1969 Pacific Coast League (North)
Overall: 71-73
Scored 667 runs, Allowed 647 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-70

Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers-NL
Manager: Tom Lasorda
Represented: Spokane, WA
Ballpark: Avista Stadium (Spokane, WA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1968 / 1970

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 Richard Armstrong 24 37 35 31 1 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 23 .161 .212 .161 .373 5 0 2 0
2 Jim Barbieri* 27 119 393 340 54 102 17 8 6 45 25 14 47 24 .300 .385 .450 .835 153 1 3 2
3 Bruce Brubaker 27 32 63 52 4 6 4 0 0 4 0 0 5 21 .115 .193 .192 .385 10 0 6 0
4 Bill Buckner* 19 36 148 143 21 45 1 1 2 27 10 6 3 9 .315 .324 .378 .702 54 0 0 2
5 Michael Christino* 25 116 356 315 42 91 22 3 6 51 2 3 33 40 .289 .353 .435 .788 137 1 2 5
6 Bobby Darwin 26 21 26 25 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 12 .160 .160 .200 .360 5 0 1 0
7 John Duffie 23 53 18 18 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .111 .111 .111 .222 2 0 0 0
8 Larry Eckenrode* 24 25 103 91 10 20 4 2 0 7 3 1 10 9 .220 .294 .308 .602 28 0 1 1
9 Chuck Goggin# 23 71 171 148 27 47 6 3 2 30 5 2 17 22 .318 .386 .439 .825 65 2 0 4
10 Billy Grabarkewitz 23 51 224 193 31 51 10 2 5 22 10 5 25 36 .264 .353 .415 .767 80 2 3 1
11 Tom Hutton* 23 91 268 225 33 66 10 2 3 28 5 3 35 15 .293 .386 .396 .782 89 1 4 3
12 Cleo James 28 142 586 505 93 165 22 6 4 70 46 13 53 47 .327 .400 .418 .817 211 11 13 4
13 Dennis James# 21 13 13 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 2 0
14 Von Joshua* 21 107 425 386 55 107 21 10 2 30 34 12 34 53 .277 .338 .399 .737 154 2 2 1
15 Ray Lamb 24 40 17 15 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .333 .375 .333 .708 5 0 1 0
16 George Lott* 25 91 216 201 29 60 10 4 6 41 5 4 8 39 .299 .322 .478 .800 96 1 2 4
17 Dick McLaughlin* 29 70 167 143 23 41 6 0 1 17 9 2 22 15 .287 .380 .350 .729 50 0 1 1
18 John Miller 25 18 71 62 12 28 6 1 2 13 2 1 8 2 .452 .507 .677 1.184 42 0 0 1
19 Fred Norman# 26 35 53 45 1 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 16 .111 .149 .133 .282 6 0 6 0
20 John Purdin 26 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
21 Jimmie Schaffer 33 107 308 274 42 83 17 1 6 39 1 0 31 34 .303 .377 .438 .815 120 2 0 1
22 Bart Shirley 29 128 456 398 41 120 27 4 0 54 1 2 43 50 .302 .371 .389 .761 155 4 6 5
23 Gustavo Sposito 23 84 194 176 26 47 3 1 0 13 6 5 16 19 .267 .326 .295 .622 52 0 1 1
24 Jack Spring 36 52 11 11 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .091 .091 .273 .364 3 0 0 0
25 Lawrence Staab 25 35 93 79 4 8 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 27 .101 .122 .114 .236 9 0 11 1
26 Bob Stinson# 23 117 405 349 47 98 9 5 6 54 8 5 48 44 .281 .369 .387 .756 135 3 1 4
27 Mike Strahler 22 30 42 35 1 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 15 .143 .189 .143 .332 5 0 5 0
28 Bobby Valentine 19 111 449 402 61 104 19 5 3 35 34 7 32 57 .259 .318 .353 .672 142 5 6 4
29 Sandy Vance 22 22 38 32 3 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 10 .125 .176 .125 .301 4 0 4 0
30 Kenneth Washington* 27 6 16 13 2 6 0 1 1 3 0 0 3 2 .462 .563 .846 1.409 11 0 0 0
30 Players 25.0 145 5375 4725 667 1326 217 60 55 500 207 84 485 661 .281 .349 .387 .736 1828 35 84 46 68
* - 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 Richard Armstrong 24 6 5 .545 3.50 37 11 3 1 5 113.0 99 49 44 6 34 6 91 0 0 6 1.177 7.9 0.5 2.7 7.2 2.68
2 Bruce Brubaker 27 7 13 .350 3.03 32 26 8 3 0 175.0 187 75 59 9 38 11 90 4 2 5 1.286 9.6 0.5 2.0 4.6 2.37
3 Bobby Darwin 26 0 6 .000 6.49 17 8 1 0 0 61.0 81 54 44 9 27 2 56 0 1 4 1.770 12.0 1.3 4.0 8.3 2.07
4 John Duffie 23 6 6 .500 4.27 53 2 0 0 5 97.0 106 62 46 6 40 8 55 4 1 1 1.505 9.8 0.6 3.7 5.1 1.38
5 Dennis James* 21 0 3 .000 4.78 13 9 0 0 0 49.0 53 34 26 4 36 2 26 2 0 1 1.816 9.7 0.7 6.6 4.8 0.72
6 Ray Lamb 24 6 2 .750 4.02 40 1 0 0 8 65.0 54 31 29 3 26 5 57 5 1 4 1.231 7.5 0.4 3.6 7.9 2.19
7 George Lott* 25 0 0 12.00 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 5 4 4 1 2 0 4 0 1 1 2.333 15.0 3.0 6.0 12.0 2.00
8 Fred Norman* 26 13 6 .684 2.62 34 19 2 1 1 151.0 128 68 44 7 61 6 134 2 0 14 1.252 7.6 0.4 3.6 8.0 2.20
9 John Purdin 26 1 0 1.000 0.00 6 0 0 0 1 7.0 5 2 0 0 4 1 5 1 0 0 1.286 6.4 0.0 5.1 6.4 1.25
10 Jack Spring* 36 5 6 .455 4.29 52 0 0 0 13 65.0 85 36 31 10 21 4 32 0 0 2 1.631 11.8 1.4 2.9 4.4 1.52
11 Lawrence Staab* 25 13 11 .542 3.79 35 33 11 1 0 223.0 239 107 94 14 63 3 113 7 2 6 1.354 9.6 0.6 2.5 4.6 1.79
12 Mike Strahler 22 8 9 .471 4.31 29 18 3 1 0 119.0 120 74 57 5 65 6 67 0 0 14 1.555 9.1 0.4 4.9 5.1 1.03
13 Sandy Vance 22 6 6 .500 3.95 22 18 2 1 0 98.0 103 51 43 10 50 5 55 1 0 16 1.561 9.5 0.9 4.6 5.1 1.10
13 Players 25.6 71 73 .493 3.82 145 145 115 30 9 33 1227.0 1265 647 521 84 467 59 785 26 8 74 1.412 9.3 0.6 3.4 5.8 1.68
* - 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
Jimmie Schaffer 82 413 37 6 5 .987 5.49 8
Bob Stinson 82 411 45 5 2 .989 5.56 18
Chuck Goggin 1 6 0 0 0 1.000 6.00 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Hutton 81 622 53 3 63 .996 8.33
Michael Christino 54 393 29 1 30 .998 7.81
George Lott 34 168 11 1 19 .994 5.26
Bill Buckner 11 85 9 1 5 .989 8.55
John Miller 3 7 1 0 0 1.000 2.67
Chuck Goggin 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Dick McLaughlin 1 10 0 1 2 .909 10.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bart Shirley 82 170 183 15 39 .959 4.30
Billy Grabarkewitz 24 62 69 5 22 .963 5.46
Chuck Goggin 23 33 45 10 8 .886 3.39
Gustavo Sposito 21 46 49 1 10 .990 4.52
Larry Eckenrode 17 26 39 0 6 1.000 3.82
Cleo James 2 5 6 0 0 1.000 5.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cleo James 94 60 153 17 9 .926 2.27
Gustavo Sposito 45 26 51 4 8 .951 1.71
Chuck Goggin 13 9 14 3 0 .885 1.77
Billy Grabarkewitz 11 8 25 1 2 .971 3.00
Bart Shirley 9 10 14 0 2 1.000 2.67
Larry Eckenrode 8 7 9 1 2 .941 2.00
John Miller 6 6 8 2 0 .875 2.33

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Valentine 86 119 254 38 45 .908 4.34
Bart Shirley 42 54 136 17 22 .918 4.52
Billy Grabarkewitz 21 20 52 5 10 .935 3.43
Cleo James 4 9 12 2 2 .913 5.25
Chuck Goggin 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Barbieri 107 145 9 2 2 .987 1.44
Von Joshua 103 201 9 10 2 .955 2.04
Cleo James 67 93 6 3 1 .971 1.48
Michael Christino 49 58 2 7 1 .896 1.22
Bob Stinson 44 66 6 3 1 .960 1.64
Dick McLaughlin 41 73 6 1 1 .988 1.93
George Lott 40 41 0 0 0 1.000 1.03
Bill Buckner 27 43 3 4 1 .920 1.70
Bobby Valentine 27 47 0 0 0 1.000 1.74
Chuck Goggin 16 16 1 1 1 .944 1.06
John Miller 11 10 1 3 0 .786 1.00
Kenneth Washington 5 5 0 3 0 .625 1.00
Bobby Darwin 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Tom Hutton 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Duffie 53 4 16 2 1 .909 0.38
Jack Spring 52 2 6 0 1 1.000 0.15
Ray Lamb 40 6 11 0 2 1.000 0.43
Richard Armstrong 37 8 13 1 0 .955 0.57
Lawrence Staab 35 10 55 2 4 .970 1.86
Fred Norman 34 5 22 5 0 .844 0.79
Bruce Brubaker 32 19 32 0 2 1.000 1.59
Mike Strahler 29 7 20 6 1 .818 0.93
Sandy Vance 22 3 12 2 1 .882 0.68
Bobby Darwin 17 4 11 2 0 .882 0.88
Dennis James 13 1 8 1 1 .900 0.69
John Purdin 6 1 2 0 1 1.000 0.50
George Lott 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
Richard Armstrong 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 30, 1944 El Paso, TX, US
Jim Barbieri 27 L R 5' 7.0" 155 Sep 15, 1941 Schenectady, NY, US
Bruce Brubaker 27 R R 6' 1.0" 198 Dec 29, 1941 Harrisburg, PA, US
Bill Buckner 19 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 14, 1949 Vallejo, CA, US
Michael Christino 25 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 17, 1944 San Diego, CA, US
Bobby Darwin 26 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 16, 1943 Los Angeles, CA, US
John Duffie 23 R R 6' 7.0" 210 Oct 4, 1945 Greenwood, SC, US
Larry Eckenrode 24 L R 5' 8.0" 170 Sep 6, 1944 Los Angeles, CA, US
Chuck Goggin 23 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 7, 1945 Pompano Beach, FL, US
Billy Grabarkewitz 23 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jan 18, 1946 Lockhart, TX, US
Tom Hutton 23 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 20, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US
Cleo James 28 R R 5' 10.0" 176 Aug 31, 1940 Clarksdale, MS, US
Dennis James 21 S L 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 21, 1947 Gulfport, MS, US
Von Joshua 21 L L 5' 10.0" 170 May 1, 1948 Oakland, CA, US
Ray Lamb 24 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 23, 1944 Glendale, CA, US
George Lott 25 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 31, 1943
Dick McLaughlin 29 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 3, 1940 Milton, MA, US
John Miller 25 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Mar 14, 1944 Alhambra, CA, US
Fred Norman 26 S L 5' 8.0" 155 Aug 20, 1942 San Antonio, TX, US
John Purdin 26 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 16, 1942 Lynx, OH, US
Jimmie Schaffer 33 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Apr 5, 1936 Limeport, PA, US
Bart Shirley 29 R R 5' 10.0" 183 Jan 4, 1940 Corpus Christi, TX, US
Gustavo Sposito 23 R R 5' 6.0" 160 Feb 14, 1946
Jack Spring 36 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 11, 1933 Spokane, WA, US
Lawrence Staab 25 R L 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 4, 1943
Bob Stinson 23 S R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1945 Elkin, NC, US
Mike Strahler 22 R R 6' 4.0" 180 Mar 14, 1947 Chicago, IL, US
Bobby Valentine 19 R R 5' 10.0" 189 May 13, 1950 Stamford, CT, US
Sandy Vance 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 5, 1947 Lamar, CO, US
Kenneth Washington 27 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 4, 1941

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