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1961 Columbus Jets

1961 > Class AAA > 1961 International League
Overall: 92-62
Scored 640 runs, Allowed 534 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 90-64

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Larry Shepard
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

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 Duncan Campbell 23 35 113 101 13 22 8 1 1 8 0 12 14 .218 .301 .347 .647 35
2 Tom Cheney 26 9 20 3 .150
3 Donn Clendenon 25 147 574 507 87 147 26 9 22 82 25 67 121 .290 .373 .507 .880 257
4 Satch Davidson* 26 2 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
5 Whammy Douglas 26 3 3 1 .333
6 Larry Elliot* 23 134 503 451 55 116 25 5 16 67 3 52 90 .257 .334 .441 .775 199
7 Nino Escalera* 31 86 207 181 24 51 7 2 3 28 3 26 21 .282 .372 .392 .764 71
8 Earl Francis 25 9 14 2 .143
9 Dick Gray 29 116 452 390 65 103 10 3 12 49 6 62 52 .264 .365 .397 .762 155
10 Fred Green 27 14 26 25 5 5 1 0 0 2 0 1 12 .200 .231 .240 .471 6
11 Roberto Herrera 22 87 280 256 24 69 8 4 6 27 0 24 54 .270 .332 .402 .734 103 Stats for 2 teams
12 Al Jackson* 25 44 81 74 10 18 2 1 2 11 0 7 21 .243 .309 .378 .687 28
13 Leonard Jackson 27 7 22 4 .182
14 Jack Lamabe 24 37 17 15 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 11 .067 .176 .133 .310 2
15 Bob Lee 23 3 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
16 Charles Leonard* 21 58 199 177 17 37 11 2 3 12 0 22 24 .209 .296 .345 .641 61
17 Don Leppert 29 39 127 114 18 44 4 1 6 30 0 13 14 .386 .449 .596 1.045 68
18 Jim Mahoney 27 58 187 181 13 37 1 0 0 8 0 6 44 .204 .230 .210 .440 38
19 Al McBean 23 20 18 17 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 5 .176 .222 .235 .458 4
20 Roman Mejias 30 126 455 428 62 119 11 6 21 71 9 27 63 .278 .321 .479 .800 205
21 Henry Mitchell 24 2 5 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 1
22 Bob Oldis 33 81 271 241 24 54 6 2 2 21 1 30 9 .224 .310 .290 .600 70
23 Diomedes Olivo* 42 66 26 26 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .231 .231 .231 .462 6
24 Tom Parsons 21 17 32 31 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 16 .097 .125 .097 .222 3
25 Elmo Plaskett 23 27 80 75 5 13 2 0 1 4 0 5 14 .173 .225 .240 .465 18
26 John Powers* 31 128 451 397 71 96 15 2 19 51 3 54 67 .242 .333 .433 .766 172
27 Buddy Pritchard 25 103 348 330 38 83 9 4 4 30 3 18 30 .252 .290 .339 .630 112
28 Don Rowe* 25 24 38 34 4 7 2 0 0 0 0 4 11 .206 .289 .265 .554 9
29 Edward Sada 22 110 376 349 46 82 12 1 10 45 1 27 66 .235 .290 .361 .651 126
30 Jim Saul* 21 50 138 130 12 35 4 0 2 5 0 8 18 .269 .312 .346 .658 45 Stats for 2 teams
31 Johnny Schaive 27 106 357 348 47 76 13 1 11 44 0 9 39 .218 .238 .356 .594 124
32 Tommie Sisk 19 10 10 10 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 .200 .200 .300 .500 3
33 Bob Smith 30 27 12 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .083 .000 .083 0 Stats for 2 teams
34 Tom Sturdivant* 31 7 17 5 .294
35 Jim Umbricht 30 26 52 51 2 11 0 0 0 5 0 1 5 .216 .231 .216 .446 11
36 Bob Veale# 25 30 76 68 4 12 2 1 0 2 1 8 3 .176 .263 .235 .498 16
36 Players 26.5 154 5422 4850 640 1205 172 45 136 585 56 470 843 .248 .313 .387 .699 1875 65 37
* - 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 Tom Cheney 26 6 2 .750 3.20 9 9 59.0 49 23 21 6 19 1.153 7.5 0.9 2.9
2 Whammy Douglas 26 0 1 .000 1.00 3 0 9.0 9 3 1 1 8 1.889 9.0 1.0 8.0
3 Earl Francis 25 3 1 .750 1.76 9 5 41.0 22 9 8 0 17 0.951 4.8 0.0 3.7
4 Fred Green* 27 7 3 .700 4.77 14 8 66.0 83 45 35 7 23 1.606 11.3 1.0 3.1
5 Al Jackson* 25 12 7 .632 2.89 31 26 196.0 187 80 63 15 44 1.179 8.6 0.7 2.0
6 Jack Lamabe 24 3 4 .429 2.88 36 3 78.0 76 35 25 3 39 1.474 8.8 0.3 4.5
7 Bob Lee 23 1 0 1.000 4.50 3 0 4.0 4 2 2 1 3 1.750 9.0 2.2 6.8
8 Al McBean 23 5 3 .625 2.14 19 3 59.0 47 19 14 2 19 1.119 7.2 0.3 2.9
9 Diomedes Olivo* 42 11 7 .611 2.01 66 1 130.0 100 35 29 11 24 0.954 6.9 0.8 1.7
10 Tom Parsons 21 4 3 .571 4.75 16 16 89.0 89 50 47 7 44 1.494 9.0 0.7 4.4
11 Don Rowe* 25 9 6 .600 3.42 21 16 113.0 114 54 43 14 35 1.319 9.1 1.1 2.8
12 Tommie Sisk 19 2 3 .400 5.03 10 6 34.0 48 27 19 4 15 1.853 12.7 1.1 4.0
13 Bob Smith* 30 4 3 .571 5.07 27 5 55.0 52 31 31 6 23 1.364 8.5 1.0 3.8 Stats for 2 teams
14 Jim Stoll 23 0 1 .000 18.00 1 1 1.0 3 5 2 0 1 4.000 27.0 0.0 9.0
15 Tom Sturdivant 31 5 1 .833 1.80 6 6 45.0 34 10 9 3 8 0.933 6.8 0.6 1.6
16 Jim Umbricht 30 9 6 .600 2.35 22 21 142.0 134 47 37 9 46 1.268 8.5 0.6 2.9
17 Bob Veale* 25 14 11 .560 2.55 28 28 201.0 169 69 57 11 92 1.299 7.6 0.5 4.1
18 Don Williams 29 0 1 .000 7.20 5 0 5.0 7 5 4 2 0 1.400 12.6 3.6 0.0
18 Players 27.8 92 62 .597 154 154 534 3
* - 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
Bob Oldis 81 526 39 6 5 .989 6.98 3
Roberto Herrera 76 446 42 4 4 .992 6.42 10 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Saul 43 228 21 6 2 .976 5.79 10 Stats for 2 teams
Don Leppert 35 217 14 3 2 .987 6.60 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donn Clendenon 92 715 72 15 74 .981 8.55
Charles Leonard 57 459 34 6 34 .988 8.65
Nino Escalera 14 64 4 3 10 .958 4.86

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Schaive 103 206 270 16 55 .967 4.62
Dick Gray 46 83 99 7 24 .963 3.96
Buddy Pritchard 16 25 31 0 9 1.000 3.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Edward Sada 84 55 111 9 7 .949 1.98
Dick Gray 67 35 129 9 6 .948 2.45
Duncan Campbell 24 15 36 2 3 .962 2.13

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Pritchard 84 118 201 23 45 .933 3.80
Jim Mahoney 58 105 160 13 41 .953 4.57
Edward Sada 20 43 54 11 7 .898 4.85

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Elliot 131 215 12 11 1 .954 1.73
Roman Mejias 119 229 10 6 3 .976 2.01
John Powers 117 162 5 2 0 .988 1.43
Donn Clendenon 56 82 4 6 0 .935 1.54
Nino Escalera 43 67 2 4 1 .945 1.60
Elmo Plaskett 15 19 1 2 0 .909 1.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Duncan Campbell 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 21, 1937 Bluefields, NI
Tom Cheney 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 14, 1934 Morgan, GA, US
Donn Clendenon 25 R R 6' 4.0" 209 Jul 15, 1935 Neosho, MO, US
Satch Davidson 26 L R 6' 2.0" 215 Jan 18, 1935 London, OH, US
Whammy Douglas 26 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 17, 1935 Carrboro, NC, US
Larry Elliot 23 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 5, 1938 San Diego, CA, US
Nino Escalera 31 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Dec 1, 1929 Santurce, PR
Earl Francis 25 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Jul 14, 1935 Slab Fork, WV, US
Dick Gray 29 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 11, 1931 Jefferson, PA, US
Fred Green 27 R L 6' 4.0" 190 Sep 14, 1933 Titusville, NJ, US
Roberto Herrera 22 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Apr 21, 1939 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Al Jackson 25 L L 5' 10.0" 169 Dec 26, 1935 Waco, TX, US
Leonard Jackson 27 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 18, 1934 Caroleen, NC, US
Jack Lamabe 24 R R 6' 1.0" 198 Oct 3, 1936 Farmingdale, NY, US
Bob Lee 23 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Nov 26, 1937 Ottumwa, IA, US
Charles Leonard 21 L L 6' 0.0" 185 May 6, 1940 Bullsgap, TN, US
Don Leppert 29 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Oct 19, 1931 Indianapolis, IN, US
Jim Mahoney 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 26, 1934 Englewood, NJ, US
Al McBean 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 15, 1938 Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, VI
Roman Mejias 30 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 9, 1930 Abreus, CU
Henry Mitchell 24 R R 5' 11.0" 169 Dec 17, 1936 Panama, Panama, PA
Bob Oldis 33 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 5, 1928 Preston, IA, US
Diomedes Olivo 42 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 22, 1919 Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Tom Parsons 21 R R 6' 7.0" 210 Sep 13, 1939 Lakeville, CT, US
Elmo Plaskett 23 R R 5' 10.0" 195 Jun 27, 1938 Frederiksted, St. Croix, VI
John Powers 31 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 8, 1929 Birmingham, AL, US
Buddy Pritchard 25 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 25, 1936 South Gate, CA, US
Don Rowe 25 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 3, 1936 Brawley, CA, US
Edward Sada 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 1, 1938 San Diego, CA, US
Jim Saul 21 L R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 24, 1939 Bristol, VA, US
Johnny Schaive 27 R R 5' 8.0" 175 Feb 25, 1934 Springfield, IL, US
Tommie Sisk 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 12, 1942 Ardmore, OK, US
Bob Smith 30 R L 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 1, 1931 Woodsville, NH, US
Jim Stoll 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 12, 1937 Stockton, CA, US
Tom Sturdivant 31 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Apr 28, 1930 Gordon, KS, US
Jim Umbricht 30 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Sep 17, 1930 Chicago, IL, US
Bob Veale 25 S L 6' 6.0" 212 Oct 28, 1935 Birmingham, AL, US
Don Williams 29 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 14, 1931 Floyd, VA, US

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