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1966 Amarillo Sonics

1966 > Class AA > 1966 Texas League
Overall: 77-63
Scored 626 runs, Allowed 545 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 79-61

Affiliation: Houston Astros-NL
Manager: Buddy Hancken
Represented: Amarillo, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1965 / 1967

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 Thomas Arruda 26 22 38 35 8 12 2 3 0 1 0 0 3 3 .343 .395 .571 .966 20
2 Levi Brown* 26 98 317 275 45 72 12 2 13 35 1 4 42 46 .262 .360 .462 .821 127
3 Ronald Cayll 24 43 24 21 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 12 .190 .292 .238 .530 5
4 Danny Coombs 24 31 46 45 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20 .133 .152 .133 .286 6
5 Mike Daniel 22 8 16 16 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .063 .063 .063 .125 1
6 Ron Davis 24 96 387 364 56 110 16 1 12 52 5 3 23 54 .302 .344 .451 .794 164
7 Paul Doyle* 26 39 52 50 0 7 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 17 .140 .173 .140 .313 7
8 Marvin Dutt 26 41 34 34 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 14 .088 .088 .118 .206 4
9 Ernest Foli 24 43 105 97 14 26 5 0 1 13 1 0 8 22 .268 .324 .351 .674 34
10 Tommy Fullen 23 43 18 17 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .118 .167 .118 .284 2
11 George Gerberman 24 29 66 60 4 10 3 0 0 6 0 0 6 24 .167 .242 .217 .459 13
12 Tom Griffin 18 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
13 Edward Harrar 22 5 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
14 J.C. Hartman 32 71 290 264 39 77 11 2 5 20 13 3 26 19 .292 .355 .405 .760 107
15 Bill Heath* 27 11 34 31 4 12 0 0 1 5 1 0 3 3 .387 .441 .484 .925 15
16 Jose Herrera 24 52 208 198 22 56 13 6 5 24 0 1 10 22 .283 .317 .485 .802 96
17 John Hoffman* 22 115 381 353 38 73 13 3 8 30 1 1 28 132 .207 .265 .329 .594 116
18 Larry Howard 21 22 74 68 9 23 6 1 4 19 2 2 6 12 .338 .392 .632 1.024 43
19 Tom Johnson 23 131 480 454 58 128 19 2 10 58 8 4 26 91 .282 .321 .399 .720 181
20 Daniel Kern* 24 116 372 343 48 104 19 5 5 45 2 2 29 38 .303 .358 .431 .789 148 Stats for 2 teams
21 Ed Moxey 23 87 250 227 33 60 18 0 4 35 4 1 23 64 .264 .332 .396 .728 90
22 Charles Murray* 22 22 73 72 7 15 2 2 1 6 1 1 1 18 .208 .219 .333 .553 24
23 Ed Pacheco 21 118 477 455 56 121 15 6 2 41 6 10 22 52 .266 .300 .338 .638 154
24 Leo Posada 30 130 516 463 66 147 28 9 5 56 2 2 53 95 .317 .388 .449 .837 208
25 Doug Rader 21 138 576 527 85 153 21 12 16 74 10 4 49 106 .290 .351 .467 .817 246
26 Danilo Rivas 31 32 46 46 4 9 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 7 .196 .196 .239 .435 11
27 James Todhunter 23 51 151 133 21 35 7 0 4 15 1 2 18 30 .263 .351 .406 .757 54
28 Danny Walton 18 11 37 33 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 12 .091 .189 .121 .310 4
29 Don Wilson 21 29 68 65 9 13 3 0 0 7 0 0 3 24 .200 .235 .246 .481 16
29 Players 24.2 140 5232 4699 626 1270 216 55 95 548 58 41 386 941 .270 .328 .400 .729 1881 43 58 46 41
* - 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 Thomas Arruda 26 8 5 .615 3.93 21 14 94.0 105 56 41 6 42 57 1.564 10.1 0.6 4.0 5.5 1.36
2 Ronald Cayll 24 10 6 .625 4.07 43 3 95.0 87 57 43 9 56 101 1.505 8.2 0.9 5.3 9.6 1.80
3 Danny Coombs* 24 3 10 .231 3.71 31 18 126.0 121 62 52 8 61 100 1.444 8.6 0.6 4.4 7.1 1.64
4 Mike Daniel 22 4 2 .667 3.38 8 8 48.0 50 23 18 5 15 37 1.354 9.4 0.9 2.8 6.9 2.47
5 Paul Doyle* 26 5 15 .250 3.62 37 20 154.0 144 72 62 14 82 175 1.468 8.4 0.8 4.8 10.2 2.13
6 Marvin Dutt 26 6 5 .545 3.00 41 5 117.0 102 44 39 7 31 87 1.137 7.8 0.5 2.4 6.7 2.81
7 Tommy Fullen 23 1 4 .200 2.82 43 1 83.0 82 36 26 1 36 49 1.422 8.9 0.1 3.9 5.3 1.36
8 George Gerberman 24 12 2 .857 2.98 29 23 178.0 150 64 59 11 38 117 1.056 7.6 0.6 1.9 5.9 3.08
9 Tom Griffin 18 0 1 .000 5.14 2 2 7.0 9 4 4 1 7 6 2.286 11.6 1.3 9.0 7.7 0.86
10 Edward Harrar 22 0 0 7.36 5 0 11.0 14 9 9 2 3 7 1.545 11.5 1.6 2.5 5.7 2.33
11 Danilo Rivas* 31 10 5 .667 3.13 28 15 115.0 119 58 40 6 49 101 1.461 9.3 0.5 3.8 7.9 2.06
12 Bruce Von Hoff 22 0 2 .000 9.00 6 2 8.0 14 8 8 1 7 8 2.625 15.8 1.1 7.9 9.0 1.14
13 Don Wilson 21 18 6 .750 2.21 29 29 187.0 150 52 46 8 68 197 1.166 7.2 0.4 3.3 9.5 2.90
13 Players 24.6 77 63 .550 3.29 140 140 105 35 12 1222.0 1147 545 447 79 495 21 1042 31 4 62 1.344 8.4 0.6 3.6 7.7 2.11
* - 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
John Hoffman 108 776 90 21 8 .976 8.02 16
Ed Moxey 36 228 22 5 0 .980 6.94 8

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Johnson 116 934 64 14 70 .986 8.60
Larry Howard 19 157 8 4 19 .976 8.68
Daniel Kern 16 95 9 1 6 .990 6.50 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
J.C. Hartman 70 131 174 8 38 .974 4.36
Jose Herrera 52 98 129 13 17 .946 4.37
Ernest Foli 16 19 36 2 7 .965 3.44
James Todhunter 14 31 26 2 3 .966 4.07

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Rader 137 102 240 27 22 .927 2.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Pacheco 116 197 312 23 62 .957 4.39
James Todhunter 24 32 54 5 8 .945 3.58

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Posada 128 182 12 6 3 .970 1.52
Ron Davis 96 188 10 4 1 .980 2.06
Levi Brown 87 92 9 7 1 .935 1.16
Daniel Kern 78 172 6 2 1 .989 2.28 Stats for 2 teams
Charles Murray 18 23 3 0 0 1.000 1.44
Ed Moxey 15 21 0 1 0 .955 1.40
Tom Johnson 11 9 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Danny Walton 10 16 0 2 0 .889 1.60

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Thomas Arruda 26 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 16, 1939
Levi Brown 26 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 23, 1940 Vergennes, VT, US
Ronald Cayll 24 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 14, 1941 Winter Park, FL, US
Danny Coombs 24 R L 6' 4.0" 200 Mar 23, 1942 Lincoln, ME, US
Mike Daniel 22 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 7, 1944 MD, US
Ron Davis 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 21, 1941 Roanoke Rapids, NC, US
Paul Doyle 26 L L 5' 11.0" 172 Oct 2, 1939 Philadelphia, PA, US
Marvin Dutt 26 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 12, 1939
Ernest Foli 24 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 19, 1942 Spring Valley, IL, US
Tommy Fullen 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 22, 1943
George Gerberman 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 8, 1942 El Campo, TX, US
Tom Griffin 18 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Feb 22, 1948 Los Angeles, CA, US
Edward Harrar 22 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Sep 4, 1943 Abington, PA, US
J.C. Hartman 32 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 15, 1934 Cottonton, AL, US
Bill Heath 27 L R 5' 8.0" 175 Mar 10, 1939 Yuba City, CA, US
Jose Herrera 24 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Apr 8, 1942 San Lorenzo, Zulia, VE
John Hoffman 22 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 31, 1943 Aberdeen, SD, US
Larry Howard 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 6, 1945 Columbus, OH, US
Tom Johnson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Dec 6, 1942 San Antonio, TX, US
Daniel Kern 24 L L 6' 2.0" 187 Apr 27, 1942 San Diego, CA, US
Ed Moxey 23 R R 5' 7.0" 185 Jul 8, 1942 Nassau, BS
Charles Murray 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 8, 1943
Ed Pacheco 21 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Dec 24, 1944
Leo Posada 30 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 15, 1936 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Doug Rader 21 R R 6' 2.0" 208 Jul 30, 1944 Chicago, IL, US
Danilo Rivas 31 R L 5' 11.0" 165 Mar 27, 1935 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
James Todhunter 23 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Mar 14, 1943
Bruce Von Hoff 22 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Nov 17, 1943 Oakland, CA, US
Danny Walton 18 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jul 14, 1947 Los Angeles, CA, US
Don Wilson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 12, 1945 Monroe, LA, US

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