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1963 Wytheville Twins

1963 > Class Rookie > 1963 Appalachian League
Overall: 35-35
Scored 469 runs, Allowed 471 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 35-35

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Adelbert Norwood
Represented: Wytheville, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962 / 1964

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Charles Baker 19 5 10 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 James Blythe 18 9 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
3 Gary Copeland 20 5 17 5 0 0 0 .294 .294 5
4 Donald Cross* 18 63 202 66 7 3 2 .327 .421 85
5 Philip Dunmeyer 21 45 100 24 4 1 3 .240 .390 39
6 Laurence Edwards 19 45 94 21 3 1 3 .223 .372 35
7 Rother Flemmings* 19 66 215 44 10 1 1 .205 .274 59
8 Ruben Francis 19 44 109 28 4 3 5 .257 .486 53
9 Lawrence Hancock 21 33 120 30 6 0 3 .250 .375 45
10 William Hansche* 18 37 74 17 8 2 0 .230 .392 29
11 Henry Heglar* 19 7 3 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 1
12 Robert Howser 18 47 115 29 1 3 2 .252 .365 42
13 Dennis Jacobs 18 57 159 32 3 1 5 .201 .327 52
14 Gary Knoop 20 31 73 14 3 0 2 .192 .315 23
15 Gary Lasker 21 1 3 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 1
16 Denny Lortscher 17 2 5 2 0 0 0 .400 .400 2
17 Michael Macklin 21 45 129 36 5 0 6 .279 .457 59
18 Jerry Magness 20 9 15 6 2 0 0 .400 .533 8
19 Charlie Manuel* 19 58 173 62 9 2 7 .358 .555 96
20 Rueben Nathe 20 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Ervin Palica* 19 29 50 7 1 0 0 .140 .160 8
22 Chuck Papp# 17 12 25 5 1 0 0 .200 .240 6
23 William Patterson 20 10 28 10 0 0 2 .357 .571 16
24 Peter Sfreddo 18 6 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
25 Reggie Smith# 18 66 253 65 8 3 8 .257 .407 103
26 Matthew Szykowny 22 51 165 38 5 2 11 .230 .485 80
27 George Talsma 18 12 33 8 2 1 1 .242 .455 15
28 Richard Tams 22 24 13 1 0 0 0 .077 .077 1
29 Jack Todhunter 23 10 25 10 1 0 0 .400 .440 11
30 Richard Treadway* 21 6 20 4 2 0 0 .200 .300 6
31 Arvin Tucker 20 11 13 4 0 0 0 .308 .308 4
32 Harold Wade 20 24 66 18 3 3 0 .273 .409 27
33 James Wood* 18 16 22 4 0 0 0 .182 .182 4
33 Players 19.3 70 2844 2334 469 592 88 26 61 375 81 13 447 544 .254 .375 .392 .767 915 21 20 22 9
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 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 James Blythe 18 0 1 .000 13.91 9 0 11.0 25 22 17 3 10 3.182 20.5 2.5 8.2
2 Philip Dunmeyer 21 0 0 3.00 4 0 9.0 11 4 3 0 3 1.556 11.0 0.0 3.0
3 William Hansche* 18 3 4 .429 3.47 15 5 57.0 54 41 22 3 37 1.596 8.5 0.5 5.8
4 Henry Heglar* 19 0 1 .000 10.20 7 3 15.0 18 22 17 5 19 2.467 10.8 3.0 11.4
5 Denny Lortscher 17 0 1 .000 5.40 2 2 10.0 9 9 6 1 9 1.800 8.1 0.9 8.1
6 Michael Macklin 21 2 2 .500 4.76 7 4 34.0 41 26 18 3 19 1.765 10.9 0.8 5.0
7 Jerry Magness 20 3 4 .429 6.61 9 6 49.0 58 37 36 4 22 1.633 10.7 0.7 4.0
8 Tommy Murphy* 20 0 0 7.50 3 0 6.0 8 8 5 1 4 2.000 12.0 1.5 6.0
9 Rueben Nathe 20 0 1 .000 6.00 2 1 6.0 3 5 4 0 5 1.333 4.5 0.0 7.5
10 Ervin Palica 19 4 2 .667 4.50 16 9 82.0 69 54 41 1 77 1.780 7.6 0.1 8.5
11 Chuck Papp 17 4 3 .571 5.74 12 7 58.0 54 56 37 4 53 1.845 8.4 0.6 8.2
12 Peter Sfreddo 18 0 1 .000 4.15 6 1 13.0 15 7 6 1 12 2.077 10.4 0.7 8.3
13 George Talsma 18 6 3 .667 3.08 12 10 76.0 74 40 26 8 43 1.539 8.8 0.9 5.1
14 Richard Tams 22 5 2 .714 3.91 24 1 53.0 63 40 23 1 26 1.679 10.7 0.2 4.4
15 Arvin Tucker 20 4 2 .667 3.80 11 8 45.0 42 31 19 3 30 1.600 8.4 0.6 6.0
16 James Wood* 18 4 8 .333 6.97 16 13 71.0 58 69 55 6 100 2.225 7.4 0.8 12.7
16 Players 19.1 35 35 .500 5.07 70 70 51 19 1 595.0 602 471 335 44 469 4 570 33 4 59 2816 1.800 9.1 0.7 7.1 8.6 1.22

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Donald Cross 59 426 33 12 .975 7.78
Laurence Edwards 25 147 17 6 .965 6.56

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rother Flemmings 64 457 25 9 .982 7.53

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Matthew Szykowny 35 84 87 6 .966 4.89
Gary Knoop 27 30 57 6 .935 3.22
Harold Wade 20 33 36 8 .896 3.45

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lawrence Hancock 33 37 59 11 .897 2.91

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Reggie Smith 65 88 146 41 .851 3.60

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dennis Jacobs 54 67 2 3 .958 1.28
Charlie Manuel 50 58 6 3 .955 1.28
Ruben Francis 39 40 7 4 .922 1.21
Robert Howser 35 24 4 9 .757 0.80
Philip Dunmeyer 34 48 7 2 .965 1.62
Michael Macklin 26 14 2 3 .842 0.62
William Hansche 24 12 4 2 .889 0.67

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Tams 24 0.00
Ervin Palica 16 0.00
James Wood 16 0.00
Chuck Papp 12 0.00
George Talsma 12 0.00
Arvin Tucker 11 0.00
James Blythe 9 0.00
Jerry Magness 9 0.00
Henry Heglar 7 0.00
Peter Sfreddo 6 0.00
Tommy Murphy 3 0.00
Denny Lortscher 2 0.00
Rueben Nathe 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Charles Baker 19 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1944
James Blythe 18 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1945
Gary Copeland 20 R R 5' 10.0" 188 1943
Donald Cross 18 L R 6' 0.0" 180 1945
Philip Dunmeyer 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1942
Laurence Edwards 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1944
Rother Flemmings 19 L R Oct 23, 1943
Ruben Francis 19 R R 6' 1.0" 197 1944
Lawrence Hancock 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1942
William Hansche 18 L L 5' 10.0" 153 1945
Henry Heglar 19 L L 6' 4.0" 178 1944
Robert Howser 18 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1945
Dennis Jacobs 18 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1945
Gary Knoop 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1943
Gary Lasker 21 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1942
Denny Lortscher 17 R R 6' 0.0" 174 Sep 18, 1945
Michael Macklin 21 R R 6' 5.0" 210 1942
Jerry Magness 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 17, 1942
Charlie Manuel 19 L R 6' 4.0" 195 Jan 4, 1944 Northfork, WV, US
Tommy Murphy 20 L L 5' 11.0" 165 1943
Rueben Nathe 20 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1943
Ervin Palica 19 L R 6' 2.0" 190 1944
Chuck Papp 17 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 15, 1945 Granite City, IL, US
William Patterson 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1943
Peter Sfreddo 18 R R 6' 4.0" 225 1945
Reggie Smith 18 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 2, 1945 Shreveport, LA, US
Matthew Szykowny 22 R R 6' 1.0" 187 1941
George Talsma 18 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 11, 1944
Richard Tams 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1941
Jack Todhunter 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1940
Richard Treadway 21 L R 5' 11.0" 175 1942
Arvin Tucker 20 R R 6' 3.0" 235 1943
Harold Wade 20 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 21, 1942 Huntsville, AL, US
James Wood 18 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1945

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