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1985 Springfield Cardinals

1985 > Class A > 1985 Midwest League (South)
Overall: 66-74
Scored 691 runs, Allowed 686 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-70

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Lloyd Merritt
Represented: Springfield, IL
Ballpark: Robin Roberts Stadium (Springfield, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1984 / 1986

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 Amante 24 82 351 323 62 101 14 6 20 73 1 1 24 67 .313 .362 .579 .941 187 2 0 2 0
2 John Costello 24 28 21 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .056 .105 .056 .161 1 0 2 0 0
3 Todd Demeter 23 132 538 462 66 120 19 2 12 55 2 3 65 127 .260 .361 .387 .748 179 8 3 0 0
4 John DiGioia 25 97 322 265 37 52 7 2 12 36 1 3 53 93 .196 .335 .374 .709 99 3 0 1 1
5 Greg Dunn 23 55 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
6 Richard Embser? 25 23 25 23 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 7 .217 .250 .217 .467 5 0 1 0 0
7 Jeff Fassero* 22 29 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
8 Mike Fitzgerald 21 113 454 413 58 105 21 0 16 62 1 2 32 64 .254 .311 .421 .733 174 4 1 4 0
9 Jim Fregosi 21 54 235 192 20 58 7 1 1 31 1 3 42 37 .302 .430 .365 .794 70 1 0 0 1
10 Jeffrey Gass? 23 8 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0 0
11 John Glidewell? 21 7 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
12 Mike Hartley 23 34 10 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .250 .400 .250 .650 2 0 0 0 0
13 Tim Kavanaugh 22 13 6 6 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833 3 0 0 0 0
14 Matt Kinzer 22 11 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 3 .000 .375 .000 .375 0 0 0 0 0
15 Ronald Leon* 23 100 360 322 43 94 10 6 4 43 9 3 33 37 .292 .361 .398 .759 128 2 3 0 1
16 Brad Luther 23 112 417 374 45 86 8 2 3 32 7 4 35 61 .230 .298 .286 .584 107 2 4 2 1
17 Harry McCulla 24 112 447 382 61 121 21 3 12 70 2 1 57 77 .317 .410 .482 .892 184 5 1 2 1
18 Chuck McGrath? 23 25 8 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 2 0 0
19 Jay North 23 24 14 13 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 8 .231 .231 .308 .538 4 0 1 0 0
20 Angelo Nunley 21 97 402 344 66 91 7 4 0 31 46 11 48 73 .265 .362 .308 .670 106 5 4 1 0
21 Scott Pleis 22 5 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 2 0 0 0 0
22 Jim Reboulet 23 42 158 140 22 35 2 1 0 9 20 4 17 13 .250 .329 .279 .608 39 0 0 1 2
23 John Rigos# 23 90 378 330 44 74 12 2 6 38 15 7 35 62 .224 .302 .327 .630 108 5 1 7 0
24 Mike Robinson 23 126 549 502 77 128 16 7 9 54 21 15 32 126 .255 .304 .369 .672 185 5 6 4 0
25 Stephen Turgeon 25 39 157 132 18 35 5 1 3 18 7 2 22 35 .265 .369 .386 .756 51 1 0 2 1
26 James Van Houten? 22 40 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
27 Paul Wilmet 26 41 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
28 Craig Wilson 20 133 562 504 64 132 16 4 8 52 33 14 47 67 .262 .323 .357 .680 180 1 4 6 0
28 Players 22.7 140 5440 4780 691 1247 168 41 106 612 166 73 550 976 .261 .341 .380 .720 1815 44 34 32 8
* - 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 Costello 24 8 13 .381 4.16 28 28 0 7 0 0 188.0 188 105 87 17 60 1 127 4 2 9 1.319 9.0 0.8 2.9 6.1 2.12
2 John DiGioia 25 0 0 3.86 2 0 2 0 0 0 2.1 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 3 1.714 0.0 0.0 15.4 0.0 0.00
3 Greg Dunn 23 4 9 .308 2.48 55 0 48 0 0 20 80.0 56 29 22 4 62 3 115 0 1 2 1.475 6.3 0.4 7.0 12.9 1.85
4 Richard Embser* 25 12 9 .571 3.97 23 23 0 1 0 0 142.2 113 71 63 6 83 0 158 1 0 10 1.374 7.1 0.4 5.2 10.0 1.90
5 Jeff Fassero* 22 4 8 .333 4.01 29 15 2 1 0 1 119.0 125 78 53 11 45 3 65 3 3 4 1.429 9.5 0.8 3.4 4.9 1.44
6 Jeffrey Gass 23 1 1 .500 2.70 8 0 4 0 0 0 16.2 12 15 5 1 12 4 10 2 0 0 1.440 6.5 0.5 6.5 5.4 0.83
7 John Glidewell 21 0 2 .000 2.97 7 7 0 0 0 0 30.1 36 19 10 0 22 0 20 1 0 4 1.912 10.7 0.0 6.5 5.9 0.91
8 Mike Hartley 23 2 7 .222 5.12 33 12 10 0 0 0 114.1 119 77 65 9 62 2 100 8 0 9 1.583 9.4 0.7 4.9 7.9 1.61
9 Tim Kavanaugh 22 0 0 1.32 9 0 5 0 0 0 13.2 13 7 2 0 11 1 5 0 0 1 1.756 8.6 0.0 7.2 3.3 0.45
10 Matt Kinzer 22 5 4 .556 3.70 11 9 1 0 0 0 58.1 56 26 24 8 21 0 36 2 0 3 1.320 8.6 1.2 3.2 5.6 1.71
11 Robert Livchak* 22 0 0 9.75 5 0 1 0 0 0 12.0 11 14 13 0 19 2 16 0 2 2 2.500 8.2 0.0 14.2 12.0 0.84
12 Harry McCulla 24 0 0 54.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 6 10 10 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 6.000 32.4 10.8 21.6 5.4 0.25
13 Chuck McGrath 23 6 7 .462 3.44 25 21 2 3 0 0 144.0 151 70 55 7 56 0 83 7 0 12 1.438 9.4 0.4 3.5 5.2 1.48
14 Jay North 23 11 4 .733 3.47 24 23 1 6 0 1 158.0 148 79 61 12 58 0 96 2 1 7 1.304 8.4 0.7 3.3 5.5 1.66
15 Scott Pleis 22 0 0 4.32 5 0 2 0 0 0 8.1 8 5 4 2 11 1 9 1 1 0 2.280 8.6 2.2 11.9 9.7 0.82
16 James Van Houten 22 6 2 .750 5.40 40 2 17 0 0 1 68.1 80 47 41 6 36 2 59 4 0 5 1.698 10.5 0.8 4.7 7.8 1.64
17 Paul Wilmet 26 7 8 .467 3.49 41 0 27 0 0 4 77.1 70 33 30 3 32 6 79 5 1 2 1.319 8.1 0.3 3.7 9.2 2.47
17 Players 23.3 66 74 .471 3.98 140 140 122 18 5 27 1235.0 1192 686 546 88 598 25 979 40 11 73 1.449 8.7 0.6 4.4 7.1 1.64
* - 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
Mike Fitzgerald 97 673 56 17 1 .977 7.52 23
Harry McCulla 46 316 32 3 1 .991 7.57 9
Thomas Amante 3 18 2 1 1 .952 6.67 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Demeter 130 1131 89 20 102 .984 9.38
Thomas Amante 8 71 6 0 6 1.000 9.63
Harry McCulla 5 51 2 2 2 .964 10.60

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Angelo Nunley 71 136 185 18 29 .947 4.52
Craig Wilson 42 88 114 9 34 .957 4.81
Jim Reboulet 36 70 99 7 15 .960 4.69

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig Wilson 93 68 179 18 12 .932 2.66
Brad Luther 34 26 56 8 6 .911 2.41
Thomas Amante 21 16 22 11 1 .776 1.81
Angelo Nunley 3 0 1 1 0 .500 0.33
Harry McCulla 2 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Stephen Turgeon 2 3 2 0 0 1.000 2.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Brad Luther 78 116 234 23 42 .938 4.49
Jim Fregosi 54 88 162 11 32 .958 4.63
Angelo Nunley 19 10 43 10 4 .841 2.79

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Robinson 124 235 9 6 1 .976 1.97
John Rigos 89 165 9 14 2 .926 1.96
Ronald Leon 62 101 8 6 1 .948 1.76
Harry McCulla 55 86 2 6 0 .936 1.60
John DiGioia 43 38 3 2 0 .953 0.95
Stephen Turgeon 39 55 6 4 0 .938 1.56
Thomas Amante 28 50 1 1 0 .981 1.82
Angelo Nunley 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Greg Dunn 55 5 8 0 1 1.000 0.24
Paul Wilmet 41 5 17 1 0 .957 0.54
James Van Houten 40 6 12 1 0 .947 0.45
Mike Hartley 33 9 16 3 1 .893 0.76
Jeff Fassero 29 7 21 2 2 .933 0.97
John Costello 28 21 34 3 0 .948 1.96
Chuck McGrath 25 9 24 4 1 .892 1.32
Jay North 24 10 36 3 1 .939 1.92
Richard Embser 23 8 21 1 4 .967 1.26
Matt Kinzer 11 2 3 0 1 1.000 0.45
Tim Kavanaugh 9 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Jeffrey Gass 8 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.38
John Glidewell 7 4 4 1 0 .889 1.14
Robert Livchak 5 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.20
Scott Pleis 5 0 1 1 0 .500 0.20
John DiGioia 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Harry McCulla 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Thomas Amante 24 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Jan 20, 1961 Grand Rapids, MI, US
John Costello 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 24, 1960 Bronx, NY, US
Todd Demeter 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Aug 1, 1961 Philadelphia, PA, US
John DiGioia 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 10, 1960 Covina, CA, US
Greg Dunn 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 7, 1962 Atwater, CA, US
Richard Embser 25 L 6' 6.0" 200 May 1, 1960 Newark, NJ, US
Jeff Fassero 22 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 5, 1963 Springfield, IL, US
Mike Fitzgerald 21 R R 6' 1.0" 196 Mar 28, 1964 Savannah, GA, US
Jim Fregosi 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 11, 1964
Jeffrey Gass 23 R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 22, 1961 East St. Louis, IL, US
John Glidewell 21 R 6' 1.0" 175 1964
Mike Hartley 23 R R 6' 1.0" 192 Aug 31, 1961 Hawthorne, CA, US
Tim Kavanaugh 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 18, 1962 St. Louis, MO, US
Matt Kinzer 22 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Jun 17, 1963 Indianapolis, IN, US
Ronald Leon 23 L L 5' 8.0" 165 Oct 30, 1961
Robert Livchak 22 L 6' 2.0" 215 Jul 13, 1962
Brad Luther 23 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Oct 12, 1961 Porterville, CA, US
Harry McCulla 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 5, 1960 Houma, LA, US
Chuck McGrath 23 R 6' 5.0" 240 Aug 5, 1961 Medford, MA, US
Jay North 23 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Jun 21, 1962 Alameda, CA, US
Angelo Nunley 21 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Jun 5, 1964 St. Louis, MO, US
Scott Pleis 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 6, 1963 Minneapolis, MN, US
Jim Reboulet 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Aug 13, 1961 Dayton, OH, US
John Rigos 23 S R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 29, 1962 Hudson, NY, US
Mike Robinson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 20, 1961
Stephen Turgeon 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 16, 1959 New London, CT, US
James Van Houten 22 R 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 14, 1962
Paul Wilmet 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 8, 1958 Green Bay, WI, US
Craig Wilson 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 28, 1964 Annapolis, MD, US

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