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1973 Charleston Pirates

1973 > Class A > 1973 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 72-52
Scored 530 runs, Allowed 441 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-52

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Chuck Cottier
Represented: Charleston, SC
Ballpark: College Park (Charleston, SC)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1974

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 Butch Alberts 23 79 311 257 29 75 15 6 3 37 4 3 44 39 .292 .410 .432 .842 111 8 1 1
2 John Bedard 20 23 41 35 9 8 2 0 0 5 1 0 4 14 .229 .325 .286 .611 10 1 1 0
3 John Candelaria* 19 18 41 30 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 6 15 .200 .333 .200 .533 6 0 5 0
4 Patrick Cassaday* 21 24 16 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 5 .154 .313 .154 .466 2 0 0 0
5 Lafayette Currence# 21 19 27 24 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .125 .192 .125 .317 3 0 1 0
6 Miguel Dilone# 18 115 510 438 94 119 8 5 1 24 95 18 61 42 .272 .364 .320 .683 140 3 7 1
7 Paul Djakonow 21 40 158 128 27 37 8 2 5 23 7 1 24 18 .289 .405 .500 .905 64 3 0 3
8 John Dusenbury 21 18 63 58 3 11 1 0 0 7 0 0 4 8 .190 .254 .207 .461 12 1 0 0
9 William Estes* 19 21 27 26 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .038 .074 .038 .113 1 0 0 0
10 Michael Gonzalez 19 22 58 48 3 7 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 11 .146 .196 .146 .342 7 0 7 0
11 Dick Hendrix 25 23 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0
12 Charles Janes 23 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
13 Oscar Johnson# 21 31 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
14 Odell Jones 20 10 23 19 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 .053 .143 .053 .195 1 0 2 0
15 Timothy Jones# 19 24 65 58 8 16 2 0 0 2 1 0 3 13 .276 .311 .310 .622 18 0 4 0
16 Ronald Knaub* 20 31 69 66 5 9 2 0 1 8 1 0 2 31 .136 .162 .212 .374 14 0 1 0
17 Juan Lebron 22 79 312 290 30 80 14 3 3 34 1 1 21 35 .276 .324 .376 .700 109 0 0 1
18 Robert Mazur 19 40 144 127 12 17 3 0 1 7 1 0 15 63 .134 .231 .181 .412 23 1 1 0
19 David Nelson 23 14 18 16 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 2 0
20 Steve Nicosia 17 54 202 165 22 38 8 2 2 21 4 1 34 45 .230 .360 .339 .699 56 0 2 1
21 Mitchell Page* 21 18 77 65 11 18 4 2 2 15 1 0 10 16 .277 .364 .492 .856 32 0 0 2
22 Dwayne Peltier 19 110 462 392 48 97 12 5 4 54 13 3 51 95 .247 .331 .334 .665 131 2 9 8
23 Thomas Prazych 19 99 406 363 51 93 17 3 8 56 10 4 35 108 .256 .330 .386 .716 140 6 0 2
24 Alexis Ramirez 21 12 39 34 3 8 1 0 0 4 1 0 4 7 .235 .308 .265 .572 9 0 0 1
25 Willie Randolph 18 121 534 428 93 120 25 6 8 51 43 8 90 54 .280 .400 .423 .823 181 1 7 8
26 Michael Skinner 21 52 193 177 21 28 3 2 0 9 6 0 14 67 .158 .219 .198 .416 35 0 1 1
27 Fausto Sosa 20 46 101 87 11 24 3 0 0 8 2 0 11 14 .276 .360 .310 .670 27 1 1 1
28 Rich Standart* 21 14 5 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0
29 Gerard Thomas* 20 11 31 23 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 12 .087 .276 .087 .363 2 0 2 0
30 Joseph Turnbull 22 50 145 131 10 20 4 0 0 14 0 1 11 41 .153 .221 .183 .404 24 1 0 2
31 Luther Wrenn 19 108 381 352 26 88 10 2 1 33 2 2 22 62 .250 .293 .298 .591 105 1 2 4
32 Carmelo Ybes 23 25 64 55 4 9 1 0 0 5 0 1 8 22 .164 .266 .182 .447 10 0 0 1
32 Players 19.7 124 4543 3923 530 941 143 38 39 426 193 43 497 890 .240 .327 .326 .653 1277 29 57 37 32
* - 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 John Bedard 20 6 8 .429 4.89 23 22 1 0 0 103.0 85 80 56 3 114 4 68 4 0 27 1.932 7.4 0.3 10.0 5.9 0.60
2 John Candelaria* 19 10 2 .833 3.79 18 17 2 1 0 95.0 84 45 40 8 38 2 60 1 0 5 1.284 8.0 0.8 3.6 5.7 1.58
3 Patrick Cassaday 21 2 3 .400 2.62 24 1 0 0 3 55.0 36 22 16 2 35 5 45 1 0 9 1.291 5.9 0.3 5.7 7.4 1.29
4 Lafayette Currence* 21 4 6 .400 2.76 19 9 1 1 1 88.0 81 45 27 5 50 3 85 2 0 9 1.489 8.3 0.5 5.1 8.7 1.70
5 William Estes* 19 5 6 .455 2.76 20 9 4 1 2 75.0 75 36 23 6 30 2 45 1 0 3 1.400 9.0 0.7 3.6 5.4 1.50
6 Michael Gonzalez 19 10 8 .556 2.69 22 22 6 0 0 157.0 114 62 47 4 96 8 113 2 1 14 1.338 6.5 0.2 5.5 6.5 1.18
7 Dick Hendrix 25 3 2 .600 2.17 23 0 0 0 11 29.0 18 9 7 1 9 3 28 0 0 1 0.931 5.6 0.3 2.8 8.7 3.11
8 Charles Janes 23 0 0 0.00 4 0 0 0 0 9.0 7 2 0 0 3 0 6 0 0 1 1.111 7.0 0.0 3.0 6.0 2.00
9 Oscar Johnson* 21 7 2 .778 2.62 31 2 1 0 3 48.0 32 23 14 0 47 3 46 1 2 7 1.646 6.0 0.0 8.8 8.6 0.98
10 Odell Jones 20 2 3 .400 1.45 10 7 3 1 0 62.0 42 22 10 1 29 1 62 1 0 3 1.145 6.1 0.1 4.2 9.0 2.14
11 Timothy Jones 19 13 7 .650 2.20 23 22 11 3 0 172.0 126 51 42 4 58 5 163 9 1 9 1.070 6.6 0.2 3.0 8.5 2.81
12 David Nelson 23 3 1 .750 1.73 14 2 1 0 4 52.0 34 13 10 1 8 0 53 0 0 1 0.808 5.9 0.2 1.4 9.2 6.63
13 Rich Standart 21 3 1 .750 1.88 14 0 0 0 5 24.0 14 5 5 0 12 1 21 0 0 3 1.083 5.2 0.0 4.5 7.9 1.75
14 Gerard Thomas* 20 4 3 .571 2.47 11 11 4 0 0 73.0 49 26 20 1 35 1 85 0 0 4 1.151 6.0 0.1 4.3 10.5 2.43
15 Carmelo Ybes 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
15 Players 20.5 72 52 .581 2.73 124 124 90 34 12 29 1045.0 797 441 317 36 565 38 881 22 4 96 1.303 6.9 0.3 4.9 7.6 1.56
* - 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
Steve Nicosia 53 387 25 7 3 .983 7.77 23
Juan Lebron 42 325 20 12 3 .966 8.21 9
Carmelo Ybes 19 127 13 2 1 .986 7.37 5
John Dusenbury 15 101 8 2 3 .982 7.27 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas Prazych 99 741 64 11 66 .987 8.13
Joseph Turnbull 10 60 4 1 5 .985 6.40
Juan Lebron 9 60 4 4 5 .941 7.11
Ronald Knaub 8 50 4 5 6 .915 6.75

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Willie Randolph 121 285 308 24 67 .961 4.90
Fausto Sosa 3 7 4 3 2 .786 3.67

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Butch Alberts 79 62 101 26 11 .862 2.06
Paul Djakonow 38 31 74 10 4 .913 2.76
Fausto Sosa 7 6 15 1 1 .955 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dwayne Peltier 109 153 257 34 47 .923 3.76
Alexis Ramirez 8 15 23 4 8 .905 4.75
Fausto Sosa 8 8 20 6 3 .824 3.50
Paul Djakonow 1 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Miguel Dilone 115 228 11 7 3 .972 2.08
Luther Wrenn 97 166 8 7 1 .961 1.79
Michael Skinner 49 68 5 6 1 .924 1.49
Robert Mazur 39 57 7 2 3 .970 1.64
Joseph Turnbull 39 39 0 2 0 .951 1.00
Juan Lebron 27 41 1 0 0 1.000 1.56
Mitchell Page 18 31 1 5 0 .865 1.78
Ronald Knaub 8 4 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Steve Nicosia 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Alexis Ramirez 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Fausto Sosa 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Oscar Johnson 31 1 5 4 0 .600 0.19
Patrick Cassaday 24 4 6 0 0 1.000 0.42
John Bedard 23 4 13 3 1 .850 0.74
Dick Hendrix 23 1 7 0 2 1.000 0.35
Timothy Jones 23 11 26 7 0 .841 1.61
Michael Gonzalez 22 12 27 3 0 .929 1.77
William Estes 20 3 13 2 1 .889 0.80
Lafayette Currence 19 3 15 3 2 .857 0.95
John Candelaria 18 7 16 0 1 1.000 1.28
David Nelson 14 5 7 0 0 1.000 0.86
Rich Standart 14 3 4 2 0 .778 0.50
Gerard Thomas 11 7 10 0 0 1.000 1.55
Odell Jones 10 4 9 5 1 .722 1.30
Charles Janes 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Butch Alberts 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 May 4, 1950 Williamsport, PA, US
John Bedard 20 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 9, 1952
John Candelaria 19 L L 6' 7.0" 205 Nov 6, 1953 New York, NY, US
Patrick Cassaday 21 L R 6' 1.0" 180 1952
Lafayette Currence 21 S L 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 3, 1951 Rock Hill, SC, US
Miguel Dilone 18 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Nov 1, 1954 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Paul Djakonow 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 6, 1951 Philadelphia, PA, US
John Dusenbury 21 R R 5' 11.0" 205 1952
William Estes 19 L L 6' 2.0" 182 1954
Michael Gonzalez 19 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1954
Dick Hendrix 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Jul 20, 1947 Cincinnati, OH, US
Charles Janes 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1950
Oscar Johnson 21 S L 6' 2.0" 185 1952
Odell Jones 20 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Jan 13, 1953 Tulare, CA, US
Timothy Jones 19 S R 6' 5.0" 220 Jan 24, 1954 Sacramento, CA, US
Ronald Knaub 20 L L 6' 2.0" 185 1953
Juan Lebron 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 29, 1951
Robert Mazur 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1954
David Nelson 23 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Sep 28, 1949
Steve Nicosia 17 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Aug 6, 1955 Paterson, NJ, US
Mitchell Page 21 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Oct 15, 1951 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dwayne Peltier 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1954
Thomas Prazych 19 R R 6' 6.0" 190 Dec 21, 1953
Alexis Ramirez 21 R R 6' 2.0" 152 1952
Willie Randolph 18 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 6, 1954 Holly Hill, SC, US
Michael Skinner 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1952
Fausto Sosa 20 R R 5' 8.0" 158 Dec 3, 1952
Rich Standart 21 L R 6' 2.0" 155 Jan 4, 1952 Stockton, CA, US
Gerard Thomas 20 L L 6' 2.0" 195 1953
Joseph Turnbull 22 R R May 1, 1951
Luther Wrenn 19 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1954
Carmelo Ybes 23 R R 5' 8.0" 167 1950

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