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1968 Buffalo Bisons

1968 > Class AAA > 1968 International League
Overall: 66-81
Scored 604 runs, Allowed 684 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-82

Affiliation: Washington Senators-AL
Manager: Wayne Terwilliger
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

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 Hank Allen 27 64 266 248 33 65 5 3 6 25 10 1 15 40 .262 .302 .379 .681 94 0 1 2
2 Brant Alyea 27 87 334 297 54 75 7 0 31 61 4 1 33 98 .253 .326 .589 .916 175 1 0 3
3 Dave Baldwin 30 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 Richard Bechtel 22 14 34 34 2 5 2 0 1 2 0 1 0 9 .147 .147 .294 .441 10 0 0 0
5 Dick Billings 25 130 450 387 71 107 8 3 11 35 16 4 50 59 .276 .371 .398 .769 154 10 0 3
6 Sam Bowens 30 55 211 188 26 36 6 0 13 29 3 1 19 55 .191 .271 .431 .702 81 2 1 1
7 Wayne Brescher 22 6 17 17 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 .059 .059 .059 .118 1 0 0 0
8 Billy Bryan* 29 26 89 82 7 19 3 3 3 10 0 0 6 20 .232 .281 .451 .732 37 0 0 1
9 Paul Casanova 26 24 90 84 10 23 1 0 2 8 0 0 3 8 .274 .303 .357 .661 30 1 1 1
10 Bob Chance* 27 140 559 509 79 149 24 2 29 84 0 1 40 110 .293 .343 .519 .862 264 3 0 7
11 Frank Coggins# 24 55 210 191 16 47 2 3 1 7 6 2 16 43 .246 .306 .304 .610 58 1 1 1
12 Casey Cox 26 60 17 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 3 0
13 Walter Czopczyc 22 28 80 69 2 15 3 0 1 8 0 1 9 17 .217 .313 .304 .617 21 1 0 1
14 Bill Denehy# 22 25 53 50 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 .040 .040 .060 .100 3 0 3 0
15 Jan Dukes* 22 38 74 70 4 15 2 1 0 8 1 0 2 13 .214 .233 .271 .504 19 0 1 1
16 Mike Epstein* 25 11 46 35 9 14 2 0 5 13 0 0 9 4 .400 .543 .886 1.429 31 2 0 0
17 Gene Freese 34 4 17 17 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .235 .235 .294 .529 5 0 0 0
18 Jim French* 26 60 217 175 26 46 10 0 11 32 4 1 36 31 .263 .398 .509 .907 89 4 1 1
19 Jim Hannan 28 7 21 20 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 .150 .190 .150 .340 3 0 0 0
20 Terry Harmon 24 74 279 245 21 63 11 2 3 30 4 2 28 38 .257 .342 .355 .697 87 4 1 1
21 Dave Hirtz 26 10 25 23 2 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 2 .174 .240 .217 .457 5 0 0 0
22 Gary Holman* 24 60 202 176 26 47 6 0 3 18 1 1 22 25 .267 .347 .352 .699 62 0 3 1
23 Bob Humphreys 32 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
24 Frederic Jacobs 23 5 10 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 0 0 0
25 Jack Jenkins 25 47 87 76 7 13 4 0 2 13 0 0 8 31 .171 .250 .303 .553 23 0 3 0
26 Steve Jones* 27 27 77 69 4 17 3 0 0 6 0 0 4 19 .246 .288 .290 .578 20 0 4 0
27 Duane Kalmer 24 39 116 110 16 30 8 0 2 8 1 0 4 9 .273 .304 .400 .704 44 1 1 0
28 Frank Kreutzer 29 24 41 39 3 3 1 0 1 4 0 1 2 16 .077 .122 .179 .301 7 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
29 Dick Lines 29 52 27 24 3 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 .250 .280 .292 .572 7 0 2 0
30 Hector Lopez 38 117 390 353 44 91 11 1 13 53 1 0 32 73 .258 .319 .405 .724 143 1 1 3
31 Don Loun 27 29 14 14 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .143 .143 .214 .357 3 0 0 0
32 Jim Miles 24 39 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 0 0
33 Barry Moore* 25 4 10 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 3 0
34 Buster Narum 27 12 15 14 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .143 .214 .357 3 0 1 0
35 John Orsino 30 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
36 Gary Ratliff 20 18 59 55 5 9 0 1 1 3 1 0 4 28 .164 .220 .255 .475 14 0 0 0
37 Bob Saverine# 27 120 506 457 49 111 15 8 5 40 16 12 44 71 .243 .310 .344 .654 157 1 3 1
38 Gerry Schoen 21 4 8 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0
39 Roger Sheridan* 23 12 44 40 2 8 2 1 0 2 2 2 2 6 .200 .238 .300 .538 12 0 2 0
40 Dick Smith 23 35 117 102 11 15 2 0 2 8 0 0 13 16 .147 .250 .225 .475 23 1 1 0
41 George Smith 30 22 89 77 13 25 6 0 1 7 2 0 9 14 .325 .391 .442 .832 34 0 2 1
42 Wayne Terwilliger 43 2 7 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .333 .500 2 0 1 0
43 Ronald Vlasin 24 19 56 50 4 10 2 0 0 5 1 1 5 8 .200 .273 .240 .513 12 0 1 0
44 James Walrath* 26 102 377 345 50 87 15 3 7 30 5 2 29 36 .252 .311 .374 .685 129 1 1 1
44 Players 26.8 147 5342 4784 604 1171 168 31 153 556 79 35 451 984 .245 .313 .389 .701 1860 34 43 30 31
* - 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 Dave Baldwin 30 3 2 .600 3.71 10 0 0 0 17.0 18 7 7 1 12 4 18 2 0 0 1.765 9.5 0.5 6.4 9.5 1.50
2 Casey Cox 26 7 5 .583 2.34 60 0 0 0 104.0 83 35 27 6 30 8 65 3 0 4 1.087 7.2 0.5 2.6 5.6 2.17
3 Bill Denehy 22 9 10 .474 4.87 25 25 4 0 146.0 167 91 79 15 58 3 126 5 0 14 1.541 10.3 0.9 3.6 7.8 2.17
4 Jan Dukes* 22 11 13 .458 4.75 29 28 8 1 163.0 201 103 86 10 36 3 107 1 3 3 1.454 11.1 0.6 2.0 5.9 2.97
5 Jim Hannan 28 5 2 .714 3.23 7 7 5 1 53.0 53 21 19 2 13 1 34 2 0 3 1.245 9.0 0.3 2.2 5.8 2.62
6 Bob Humphreys 32 0 1 .000 7.50 2 1 0 0 6.0 8 5 5 2 1 0 3 0 0 1 1.500 12.0 3.0 1.5 4.5 3.00
7 Jack Jenkins 25 8 14 .364 3.97 31 27 6 0 179.0 174 101 79 11 66 3 117 0 0 2 1.341 8.7 0.6 3.3 5.9 1.77
8 Steve Jones* 27 12 8 .600 3.02 25 25 11 3 185.0 148 71 62 13 69 1 184 3 1 5 1.173 7.2 0.6 3.4 9.0 2.67
9 Frank Kreutzer* 29 5 10 .333 4.16 23 18 1 0 119.0 124 69 55 10 62 4 81 4 0 5 1.563 9.4 0.8 4.7 6.1 1.31 Stats for 2 teams
10 Dick Lines* 29 1 7 .125 3.81 52 3 0 0 118.0 132 69 50 10 37 6 68 2 1 5 1.432 10.1 0.8 2.8 5.2 1.84
11 Don Loun* 27 0 3 .000 5.43 21 5 0 0 53.0 57 45 32 9 32 3 37 2 0 3 1.679 9.7 1.5 5.4 6.3 1.16
12 Jim Miles 24 3 7 .300 4.32 39 3 0 0 77.0 82 42 37 11 26 2 48 6 0 2 1.403 9.6 1.3 3.0 5.6 1.85
13 Barry Moore* 25 1 2 .333 3.00 4 4 0 0 30.0 28 12 10 2 12 1 24 0 0 1 1.333 8.4 0.6 3.6 7.2 2.00
14 Buster Narum 27 0 4 .000 8.10 12 8 0 0 50.0 67 46 45 9 21 4 35 0 0 4 1.760 12.1 1.6 3.8 6.3 1.67
15 Gerry Schoen 21 2 1 .667 4.50 4 4 2 0 26.0 27 13 13 1 11 0 18 0 0 2 1.462 9.3 0.3 3.8 6.2 1.64
15 Players 25.7 66 81 .449 4.06 147 147 111 36 6 1261.0 1295 684 569 106 450 40 925 29 5 56 1.384 9.2 0.8 3.2 6.6 2.06
* - 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
Jim French 59 357 39 2 7 .995 6.71 7
Duane Kalmer 25 144 10 7 0 .957 6.16 0
Walter Czopczyc 24 165 6 1 1 .994 7.13 1
Paul Casanova 23 152 10 0 1 1.000 7.04 3
Billy Bryan 21 132 15 1 1 .993 7.00 5
Wayne Brescher 6 30 0 1 1 .968 5.00 1
Dick Billings 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00 1
Hector Lopez 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 4.00 0
John Orsino 1 6 0 1 0 .857 6.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Chance 129 1040 53 23 92 .979 8.47
Gary Holman 25 81 5 1 7 .989 3.44
Mike Epstein 11 94 9 3 8 .972 9.36
Hank Allen 4 32 5 1 3 .974 9.25
Billy Bryan 4 22 2 0 1 1.000 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Coggins 55 148 149 12 32 .961 5.40
Bob Saverine 55 118 156 13 34 .955 4.98
George Smith 22 51 58 0 11 1.000 4.95
Terry Harmon 10 18 30 0 7 1.000 4.80
Ronald Vlasin 6 14 17 2 3 .939 5.17
Frederic Jacobs 3 4 7 1 2 .917 3.67

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hector Lopez 68 54 130 12 12 .939 2.71
Hank Allen 41 33 100 12 8 .917 3.24
Dick Billings 13 4 20 3 1 .889 1.85
Roger Sheridan 11 17 12 5 2 .853 2.64
Richard Bechtel 9 5 13 4 2 .818 2.00
Bob Saverine 6 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.83
Ronald Vlasin 5 2 9 1 0 .917 2.20
Gene Freese 4 3 4 1 0 .875 1.75
Dave Hirtz 4 3 9 2 0 .857 3.00
Frederic Jacobs 2 0 6 0 0 1.000 3.00
Wayne Terwilliger 2 3 4 2 0 .778 3.50
Duane Kalmer 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Terry Harmon 67 109 190 16 36 .949 4.46
Bob Saverine 61 86 177 13 33 .953 4.31
Hector Lopez 18 35 60 1 17 .990 5.28
Ronald Vlasin 4 5 13 0 2 1.000 4.50
Hank Allen 2 3 2 1 1 .833 2.50
Dave Hirtz 2 2 11 0 0 1.000 6.50
Richard Bechtel 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Billings 114 146 15 6 3 .964 1.41
James Walrath 94 192 11 8 2 .962 2.16
Brant Alyea 82 125 3 2 0 .985 1.56
Sam Bowens 53 85 2 5 1 .946 1.64
Gary Holman 50 59 1 0 0 1.000 1.20
Dick Smith 28 43 1 1 0 .978 1.57
Hank Allen 21 38 1 0 0 1.000 1.86
Gary Ratliff 13 30 2 4 1 .889 2.46
Hector Lopez 12 9 0 1 0 .900 0.75
Bob Chance 10 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.30
Duane Kalmer 6 4 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
Jack Jenkins 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.33
Roger Sheridan 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 5.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Casey Cox 60 5 27 1 1 .970 0.53
Dick Lines 52 6 31 3 2 .925 0.71
Jim Miles 39 8 15 1 1 .958 0.59
Jack Jenkins 31 10 24 1 1 .971 1.10
Jan Dukes 29 8 36 1 1 .978 1.52
Bill Denehy 25 10 27 3 1 .925 1.48
Steve Jones 25 2 19 1 0 .955 0.84
Frank Kreutzer 23 6 16 1 0 .957 0.96 Stats for 2 teams
Don Loun 21 4 7 1 0 .917 0.52
Buster Narum 12 3 7 0 1 1.000 0.83
Dave Baldwin 10 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.10
Jim Hannan 7 5 14 1 2 .950 2.71
Barry Moore 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Gerry Schoen 4 1 4 0 0 1.000 1.25
Bob Humphreys 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Hank Allen 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 23, 1940 Wampum, PA, US
Brant Alyea 27 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Dec 8, 1940 Passaic, NJ, US
Dave Baldwin 30 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 30, 1938 Tucson, AZ, US
Richard Bechtel 22 R R 5' 11.0" 168 1946
Dick Billings 25 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 4, 1942 Detroit, MI, US
Sam Bowens 30 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Mar 23, 1938 Wilmington, NC, US
Wayne Brescher 22 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Feb 18, 1946
Billy Bryan 29 L R 6' 4.0" 200 Dec 4, 1938 Morgan, GA, US
Paul Casanova 26 R R 6' 4.0" 180 Dec 21, 1941 Colon, CU
Bob Chance 27 L R 6' 2.0" 196 Sep 10, 1940 Statesboro, GA, US
Frank Coggins 24 S R 6' 2.0" 187 May 22, 1944 Griffin, GA, US
Casey Cox 26 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Jul 3, 1941 Long Beach, CA, US
Walter Czopczyc 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 20, 1946 Hahn, DE
Bill Denehy 22 S R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 31, 1946 Middletown, CT, US
Jan Dukes 22 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 16, 1945 Cheyenne, WY, US
Mike Epstein 25 L L 6' 3.0" 230 Apr 4, 1943 Bronx, NY, US
Gene Freese 34 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 8, 1934 Wheeling, WV, US
Jim French 26 L R 5' 8.0" 180 Aug 13, 1941 Warren, OH, US
Jim Hannan 28 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jan 7, 1940 Jersey City, NJ, US
Terry Harmon 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 12, 1944 Toledo, OH, US
Dave Hirtz 26 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 23, 1941 Chicago, IL, US
Gary Holman 24 L L 6' 1.0" 200 Jan 25, 1944 Long Beach, CA, US
Bob Humphreys 32 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 18, 1935 Covington, VA, US
Frederic Jacobs 23 R R 6' 0.0" 172 Jan 22, 1945 Chicago, IL, US
Jack Jenkins 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 22, 1942 Covington, VA, US
Steve Jones 27 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 22, 1941 Huntington Park, CA, US
Duane Kalmer 24 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1944
Frank Kreutzer 29 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 7, 1939 Buffalo, NY, US
Dick Lines 29 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 17, 1938 Montreal, QC, CA
Hector Lopez 38 R R 5' 11.0" 182 Jul 8, 1929 Colon, Colon, PA
Don Loun 27 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 9, 1940 Frederick, MD, US
Jim Miles 24 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 8, 1943 Grenada, MS, US
Barry Moore 25 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 3, 1943 Statesville, NC, US
Buster Narum 27 R R 6' 1.0" 194 Nov 16, 1940 Philadelphia, PA, US
John Orsino 30 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Apr 22, 1938 Teaneck, NJ, US
Gary Ratliff 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 1, 1947 Fort Smith, AR, US
Bob Saverine 27 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Jun 2, 1941 Norwalk, CT, US
Gerry Schoen 21 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Jan 15, 1947 New Orleans, LA, US
Roger Sheridan 23 L R 5' 11.0" 185 1945
Dick Smith 23 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Aug 25, 1944 Lincolnton, NC, US
George Smith 30 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jul 7, 1937 St. Petersburg, FL, US
Wayne Terwilliger 43 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jun 27, 1925 Clare, MI, US
Ronald Vlasin 24 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1944
James Walrath 26 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 27, 1942 Montclair, NJ, US

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