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1967 Covington Astros

1967 > Class Rookie > 1967 Appalachian League
Overall: 29-35
Scored 238 runs, Allowed 261 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 29-35

Affiliation: Houston Astros-NL
Manager: Tony Pacheco
Represented: Covington, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1966 / 1968

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 Gordon Allen 19 51 160 136 20 20 4 1 2 10 3 3 22 59 .147 .270 .235 .506 32 1 1 0
2 Ira Barber 22 3 9 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .125 .222 .125 .347 1 0 0 0
3 Wayne Brechtel 18 11 14 11 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 .182 .250 .273 .523 3 0 2 0
4 Ernest Brown 19 9 14 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 6 .000 .214 .000 .214 0 0 0 0
5 Tom Brown 19 46 176 165 14 47 4 0 1 11 5 0 7 46 .285 .330 .327 .657 54 4 0 0
6 Ray Busse 18 60 236 220 28 49 6 2 2 28 8 2 12 47 .223 .261 .295 .556 65 0 2 2
7 Charles Bynon 20 14 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 0 0
8 Barry Carey 18 3 7 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .200 .429 .200 .629 1 0 0 0
9 Alexis Corro 18 8 11 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 6 .143 .455 .143 .597 1 0 0 0
10 Jaime Davis 17 44 147 133 13 28 7 0 1 9 6 3 11 17 .211 .276 .286 .562 38 1 2 0
11 Daniel Evans 18 11 8 7 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .286 .429 2 0 1 0
12 Larry Franklin 17 23 53 48 4 12 1 1 0 4 3 0 3 9 .250 .321 .313 .633 15 2 0 0
13 Steve Grover* 18 10 21 17 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 4 .235 .316 .235 .551 4 0 2 0
14 Wesley Harris 21 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Ricky Hartzog# 18 43 131 115 21 20 4 0 0 4 1 2 15 29 .174 .275 .209 .484 24 1 0 0
16 Craig Hilden# 17 11 21 19 4 10 1 0 0 5 0 0 1 3 .526 .550 .579 1.129 11 0 1 0
17 Kim Hillstrom 20 8 20 16 2 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 8 .313 .421 .375 .796 6 1 1 0
18 Ken Hovance 17 3 7 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 1 0 0
19 Shane Hummell 18 33 81 75 7 14 1 0 3 7 0 1 5 25 .187 .238 .320 .558 24 0 1 0
20 Juan Jimenez 18 4 6 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 .400 .500 .400 .900 2 0 0 0
21 Cliff Johnson 19 36 134 110 21 34 7 2 5 24 0 0 18 21 .309 .406 .545 .951 60 2 1 3
22 Gerald Johnson 18 20 16 14 2 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 4 .071 .188 .143 .330 2 0 0 0
23 John Kryczkowski* 18 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
24 Gary Long 18 10 23 21 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 .048 .130 .048 .178 1 0 0 0
25 John Mayberry* 18 50 188 155 23 39 7 0 4 21 2 0 31 20 .252 .372 .374 .747 58 0 0 2
26 Kenneth McCary 17 15 23 19 5 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 3 .211 .348 .316 .664 6 0 0 0
27 Emmitt Money 18 14 13 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .273 .385 .273 .657 3 0 0 0
28 Donald Moore 19 48 180 160 18 39 2 1 0 8 4 2 16 19 .244 .316 .269 .585 43 1 3 0
29 Jeff Morrell 18 11 12 12 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .333 .333 .333 .667 4 0 0 0
30 Doug Olson 17 13 16 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .000 .133 .000 .133 0 0 1 0
31 Geoff Price 18 36 109 97 12 17 4 1 1 13 3 1 8 21 .175 .248 .268 .516 26 2 0 2
32 Ciro Ramos -- 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
33 Ricardo Richardson 20 6 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
34 Steve Ritchie 18 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
35 Russ Rothermel* 19 3 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 2 0
36 Jay Schlueter 17 21 77 70 11 17 3 0 2 5 4 1 7 21 .243 .312 .371 .683 26 0 0 0
37 Tom Suchanek 21 18 10 10 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .500 .700 5 0 0 0
38 Boyd Van Patten 20 8 22 18 0 6 2 0 0 5 2 0 4 6 .333 .455 .444 .899 8 0 0 0
39 Gregory Walling 19 47 125 102 9 23 2 1 0 6 7 2 21 19 .225 .363 .265 .628 27 1 1 0
40 Dale Weatherford 18 32 97 90 5 13 5 0 2 11 0 0 7 25 .144 .206 .267 .473 24 0 0 0
41 Ricky Wilson 18 22 67 63 3 8 2 0 0 2 2 1 4 15 .127 .179 .159 .338 10 0 0 0
41 Players 18.3 64 2260 1990 238 429 66 10 24 190 51 19 223 491 .216 .299 .295 .594 587 17 21 9 6
* - 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 Wayne Brechtel 18 4 2 .667 4.60 11 6 0 0 43.0 41 27 22 6 12 1 47 1 1 1 1.233 8.6 1.3 2.5 9.8 3.92
2 Ernest Brown 19 0 0 1.80 2 0 0 0 5.0 3 3 1 0 6 2 3 0 0 0 1.800 5.4 0.0 10.8 5.4 0.50
3 Charles Bynon 20 1 3 .250 3.66 14 4 0 0 32.0 34 20 13 2 19 2 26 0 2 1 1.656 9.6 0.6 5.3 7.3 1.37
4 Daniel Evans* 18 1 1 .500 3.46 11 1 0 0 26.0 26 10 10 1 17 2 20 0 1 3 1.654 9.0 0.3 5.9 6.9 1.18
5 Larry Franklin 17 0 0 18.00 2 0 0 0 1.0 3 3 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 4.000 27.0 0.0 9.0 18.0 2.00
6 Steve Grover* 18 3 3 .500 4.25 10 9 0 0 55.0 52 33 26 0 29 1 41 3 0 3 1.473 8.5 0.0 4.7 6.7 1.41
7 Craig Hilden* 17 5 2 .714 3.17 11 7 2 0 54.0 40 24 19 4 22 2 53 2 0 1 1.148 6.7 0.7 3.7 8.8 2.41
8 Kim Hillstrom 20 3 1 .750 0.88 8 8 1 0 51.0 36 7 5 2 34 3 49 1 0 3 1.373 6.4 0.4 6.0 8.6 1.44
9 Gerald Johnson 18 1 2 .333 1.69 18 3 1 0 48.0 37 17 9 3 26 2 31 1 0 4 1.312 6.9 0.6 4.9 5.8 1.19
10 John Kryczkowski* 18 1 0 1.000 4.91 6 1 1 1 11.0 7 6 6 0 14 0 17 0 0 6 1.909 5.7 0.0 11.5 13.9 1.21
11 Emmitt Money 18 2 6 .250 4.81 14 6 0 0 43.0 48 29 23 1 25 4 33 2 1 3 1.698 10.0 0.2 5.2 6.9 1.32
12 Jeff Morrell 18 0 1 .000 5.79 8 1 0 0 14.0 17 12 9 2 9 0 9 1 0 2 1.857 10.9 1.3 5.8 5.8 1.00
13 Doug Olson 17 0 5 .000 2.90 13 9 1 0 59.0 58 28 19 4 21 3 41 0 0 3 1.339 8.8 0.6 3.2 6.3 1.95
14 Ciro Ramos -- 1 1 .500 5.40 4 0 0 0 5.0 8 3 3 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 1.800 14.4 0.0 1.8 9.0 5.00
15 Steve Ritchie* 18 1 1 .500 1.93 9 1 0 0 14.0 10 11 3 0 11 0 9 0 0 1 1.500 6.4 0.0 7.1 5.8 0.82
16 Russ Rothermel* 19 2 1 .667 1.89 3 3 2 1 19.0 14 4 4 2 8 2 19 0 0 0 1.158 6.6 0.9 3.8 9.0 2.38
17 Tom Suchanek 21 4 6 .400 3.75 18 5 1 0 48.0 36 24 20 1 30 5 35 1 0 4 1.375 6.8 0.2 5.6 6.6 1.17
17 Players 18.5 29 35 .453 3.29 64 64 55 9 4 530.0 470 261 194 28 285 29 440 12 5 35 2371 1.425 8.0 0.5 4.8 7.5 1.54
* - 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
Dale Weatherford 29 172 10 4 1 .978 6.28 20
Shane Hummell 21 129 13 1 1 .993 6.76 10
Cliff Johnson 16 76 8 2 3 .977 5.25 9
Gary Long 10 56 9 0 0 1.000 6.50 3
Wesley Harris 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00 0
Ricky Wilson 1 13 0 0 0 1.000 13.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Mayberry 49 380 29 11 25 .974 8.35
Gordon Allen 6 30 5 2 2 .946 5.83
Ernest Brown 5 21 2 1 2 .958 4.60
Geoff Price 4 29 0 0 2 1.000 7.25
Ira Barber 3 21 1 1 1 .957 7.33
Gregory Walling 3 16 1 1 0 .944 5.67
Barry Carey 2 11 1 0 1 1.000 6.00
Cliff Johnson 1 4 0 1 0 .800 4.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donald Moore 42 97 90 18 21 .912 4.45
Geoff Price 26 43 52 14 6 .872 3.65

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Brown 44 46 66 17 4 .868 2.55
Ricky Wilson 17 12 31 5 2 .896 2.53
Juan Jimenez 3 2 1 2 0 .600 1.00
Donald Moore 2 1 6 2 0 .778 3.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Busse 60 120 163 35 29 .890 4.72
Donald Moore 4 5 6 1 1 .917 2.75
Alexis Corro 3 6 6 1 1 .923 4.00
Juan Jimenez 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gordon Allen 39 40 5 2 0 .957 1.15
Jaime Davis 38 53 3 1 1 .982 1.47
Ricky Hartzog 37 60 2 6 0 .912 1.68
Gregory Walling 35 33 3 2 2 .947 1.03
Jay Schlueter 21 34 2 2 0 .947 1.71
Cliff Johnson 20 23 2 3 0 .893 1.25
Larry Franklin 15 15 2 0 0 1.000 1.13
Kenneth McCary 8 10 1 0 0 1.000 1.38
Ricardo Richardson 5 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.60
Boyd Van Patten 5 2 0 1 0 .667 0.40
Ken Hovance 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.33
Gerald Johnson 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Jeff Morrell 2 3 1 0 1 1.000 2.00
Ernest Brown 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Ricky Wilson 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gerald Johnson 18 0 15 1 1 .938 0.83
Tom Suchanek 18 4 9 1 0 .929 0.72
Charles Bynon 14 1 9 2 0 .833 0.71
Emmitt Money 14 3 5 1 0 .889 0.57
Doug Olson 13 0 5 1 1 .833 0.38
Wayne Brechtel 11 1 10 1 0 .917 1.00
Daniel Evans 11 2 6 1 0 .889 0.73
Craig Hilden 11 0 8 0 1 1.000 0.73
Steve Grover 10 1 12 2 0 .867 1.30
Steve Ritchie 9 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.67
Kim Hillstrom 8 3 16 2 1 .905 2.38
Jeff Morrell 8 3 4 1 1 .875 0.88
John Kryczkowski 6 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ciro Ramos 4 0 0 0 0 0.00
Russ Rothermel 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gordon Allen 19 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 11, 1948
Ira Barber 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1945
Wayne Brechtel 18 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Mar 14, 1949 Ridgway, PA, US
Ernest Brown 19 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1948
Tom Brown 19 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 11, 1947 Lakeview, OR, US
Ray Busse 18 R R 6' 4.0" 175 Sep 25, 1948 Daytona Beach, FL, US
Charles Bynon 20 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Nov 1, 1946
Barry Carey 18 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1949
Alexis Corro 18 R R 5' 10.0" 145 Jun 19, 1949
Jaime Davis 17 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 11, 1949
Daniel Evans 18 R L 6' 3.0" 208 Jun 10, 1949 Jersey City, NJ, US
Larry Franklin 17 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 6, 1949
Steve Grover 18 L L 6' 0.0" 200 Dec 28, 1948
Wesley Harris 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 1, 1946
Ricky Hartzog 18 S R 6' 1.0" 174 Sep 16, 1948
Craig Hilden 17 S L 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 10, 1949
Kim Hillstrom 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 15, 1946
Ken Hovance 17 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Dec 31, 1949
Shane Hummell 18 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 27, 1948 Barnsboro, NJ, US
Juan Jimenez 18 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Mar 8, 1949 La Torre, La Vega, DO
Cliff Johnson 19 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Jul 22, 1947 San Antonio, TX, US
Gerald Johnson 18 R R 6' 0.0" 165 May 22, 1949
John Kryczkowski 18 L L 5' 11.0" 177 May 20, 1949 Hamtramck, MI, US
Gary Long 18 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 13, 1949
John Mayberry 18 L L 6' 3.0" 215 Feb 18, 1949 Detroit, MI, US
Kenneth McCary 17 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Sep 9, 1949
Emmitt Money 18 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Jan 31, 1949
Donald Moore 19 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 6, 1948
Jeff Morrell 18 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Jul 17, 1948
Doug Olson 17 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 20, 1949
Geoff Price 18 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Mar 22, 1949
Ciro Ramos -- R R Unknown
Ricardo Richardson 20 R R 6' 2.0" 165 May 3, 1947
Steve Ritchie 18 R L 6' 4.0" 182 Feb 17, 1949
Russ Rothermel 19 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Mar 21, 1948 Pottsville, PA, US
Jay Schlueter 17 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Jul 31, 1949 Phoenix, AZ, US
Tom Suchanek 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 12, 1946
Boyd Van Patten 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1947
Gregory Walling 19 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Nov 12, 1947
Dale Weatherford 18 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Nov 3, 1948 Kansas City, MO, US
Ricky Wilson 18 R R 6' 1.0" Feb 5, 1949

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