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1961 Portsmouth-Norfolk Tides

1961 > Class A > 1961 South Atlantic League
Overall: 66-72
Scored 635 runs, Allowed 687 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-74

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: Granny Hamner
Represented: Norfolk, VA and Portsmouth, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 Gair Allie 29 27 141 118 16 24 2 2 0 3 1 23 34 .203 .333 .254 .588 30
2 Tony Alomar 27 123 486 464 43 125 21 6 1 46 1 22 34 .269 .302 .347 .649 161
3 Charlie Bennett 23 31 117 102 16 24 3 2 2 15 0 15 24 .235 .333 .363 .696 37
4 Virgil Bernhardt* 22 119 395 333 56 87 17 3 15 58 0 62 62 .261 .377 .465 .843 155
5 Salvador Betancourt 23 134 557 512 71 152 17 7 14 66 4 45 54 .297 .354 .439 .793 225
6 Weldon Bowlin 20 9 39 11 1 0 0 .282 .308 12
7 Donald Brown* 26 138 575 508 63 134 26 8 14 80 3 67 61 .264 .350 .429 .779 218
8 James Craig* 21 8 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
9 Bobby Delgado* 22 4 5 2 0 0 0 .400 .400 2
10 Alfred Diez 27 5 2 1 .500 Stats for 2 teams
11 Richard Donnelly 29 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
12 Solly Drake# 30 93 424 354 63 97 15 3 9 33 16 70 47 .274 .394 .410 .803 145
13 Jackie Ferrell* 25 2 4 1 1 0 0 .250 .500 2
14 Milo Fuller 23 90 263 224 25 46 6 0 2 23 0 39 60 .205 .323 .259 .582 58
15 Aubrey Gatewood 22 11 4 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1
16 Waldo Gonzalez 27 29 116 107 16 18 1 0 0 9 3 9 15 .168 .233 .178 .410 19
17 Jim Grimm* 26 3 5 2 .400
18 Granny Hamner 34 89 209 187 23 55 11 2 6 25 0 22 31 .294 .368 .471 .839 88
19 Bert Hamric* 33 84 309 273 46 76 9 1 12 51 1 36 40 .278 .362 .451 .813 123
20 John Hanes* 21 5 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Dave Hill 23 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
22 Woody Huyke 23 68 274 254 39 78 22 1 6 42 2 20 35 .307 .358 .472 .830 120
23 James Johnson 26 25 44 42 4 8 2 0 0 3 0 2 15 .190 .227 .238 .465 10
24 Dave Jolly 36 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
25 Evans Killeen 25 6 8 2 .250
26 Bill Kirk* 26 37 67 60 8 11 1 1 2 8 0 7 14 .183 .269 .333 .602 20
27 Ken Kraynak* 25 17 61 55 7 11 1 0 2 8 0 6 7 .200 .279 .327 .606 18 Stats for 2 teams
28 Ernest Lewis* 23 38 57 56 10 13 0 0 0 2 1 1 19 .232 .246 .232 .478 13
29 Frank Mankovitch 24 3 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
30 Ron McCutcheon 25 43 169 144 20 38 7 1 6 20 1 25 24 .264 .373 .451 .824 65
31 Tom McDonald* 29 35 150 128 11 33 4 1 1 15 0 22 13 .258 .367 .328 .695 42
32 Jerry Mercer 22 7 6 1 .167
33 John O'Donoghue 21 3 6 2 .333
34 Bernard Poupore 22 11 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 Stats for 2 teams
35 Benny Rich 28 8 6 1 .167 Stats for 2 teams
36 John Romonosky 31 3 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
37 Ken Sanders 19 38 68 63 12 15 3 0 0 10 0 5 14 .238 .294 .286 .580 18
38 Joe Shipley 26 17 18 17 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 .059 .111 .059 .170 1
39 Charlie Shoemaker* 21 82 356 325 54 88 15 4 2 22 3 31 35 .271 .334 .360 .694 117
40 Bunky Stewart* 30 13 26 24 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 .167 .231 .167 .397 4
41 Benjamin Swaringen# 25 12 12 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .083 .083 .083 .167 1
42 Ted Thiem* 25 22 18 18 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 .222 .222 .222 .444 4
43 Donald Thompson 27 5 4 1 .250
44 John Tupper 24 14 12 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 .000 .250 .000 .250 0
45 Anthony Washington* 24 18 60 53 12 10 5 0 0 4 2 7 15 .189 .283 .283 .566 15
46 Kenneth Worley 30 14 35 31 5 8 3 0 0 3 0 4 5 .258 .343 .355 .698 11 Stats for 2 teams
47 John Wyatt 26 52 25 25 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 .080 .080 .080 .160 2
47 Players 25.7 138 5184 4564 635 1177 191 42 93 558 35 25 549 720 .258 .335 .379 .714 1731 33 38 24
* - 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 Jack Bristol* 25 0 0 0.00 1 1.0 0
2 James Craig* 21 0 0 9.31 8 9.2 10
3 Alfred Diez 27 1 0 1.000 10.29 5 7.0 8 Stats for 2 teams
4 Richard Donnelly 29 0 0 18.00 1 2.0 4
5 Aubrey Gatewood 22 0 3 .000 6.20 7 20.1 32 15 14 10 2.066 14.2 4.4
6 Jim Grimm* 26 0 0 10.57 2 7.2 9
7 Granny Hamner 34 5 4 .556 3.43 31 3 99.2 85 53 38 7 41 1.264 7.7 0.6 3.7
8 John Hanes* 21 1 0 1.000 10.61 3 9.1 11
9 Dave Hill* 23 0 0 9.00 2 1.0 1
10 James Johnson 26 6 11 .353 4.54 22 19 115.0 128 67 58 5 52 1.565 10.0 0.4 4.1
11 Dave Jolly 36 1 0 1.000 4.50 11 0 20.0 16 12 10 4 11 1.350 7.2 1.8 5.0
12 Evans Killeen 25 1 4 .200 4.05 6 26.2 12
13 Bill Kirk* 26 9 3 .750 2.01 17 12 103.0 86 30 23 6 29 1.117 7.5 0.5 2.5
14 Ernest Lewis 23 8 12 .400 5.17 30 24 156.2 166 105 90 15 70 1.506 9.5 0.9 4.0
15 Frank Mankovitch 24 0 1 .000 5.27 3 13.2 8
16 Jerry Mercer 22 0 1 .000 5.32 7 22.0 13
17 John O'Donoghue* 21 1 1 .500 7.36 3 11.0 14 11 9 10 2.182 11.5 8.2
18 Bernard Poupore 22 0 2 .000 13.00 11 2 18.0 38 30 26 4 26 3.556 19.0 2.0 13.0 Stats for 2 teams
19 Benny Rich 28 1 1 .500 6.64 8 20.1 15 Stats for 2 teams
20 John Romonosky 31 1 0 1.000 5.91 3 10.2 7
21 Ken Sanders 19 13 8 .619 3.96 32 22 166.0 157 90 73 15 73 1.386 8.5 0.8 4.0
22 Joe Shipley 26 1 6 .143 2.93 17 11 70.2 50 28 23 3 23 1.033 6.4 0.4 2.9
23 Bunky Stewart* 30 4 5 .444 3.66 12 12 71.1 80 37 29 8 29 1.528 10.1 1.0 3.7
24 Benjamin Swaringen 25 0 2 .000 4.85 10 3 26.0 31 19 14 4 14 1.731 10.7 1.4 4.8
25 Ted Thiem 25 1 3 .250 3.98 10 2 43.0 50 25 19 4 19 1.605 10.5 0.8 4.0
26 Donald Thompson* 27 1 1 .500 6.97 5 10.1 8
27 John Tupper 24 3 2 .600 3.99 14 2 38.1 40 23 17 5 17 1.487 9.4 1.2 4.0
28 John Wyatt 26 9 3 .750 3.13 52 2 100.2 87 45 35 6 35 1.212 7.8 0.5 3.1
28 Players 25.4 66 72 .478 4.30 138 138 107 31 4 1180.0 1217 687 564 114 535 30 740 33 5 92 5211 1.485 9.3 0.9 4.1 5.6 1.38
* - 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
Virgil Bernhardt 76 402 37 10 4 .978 5.78 17
Milo Fuller 75 379 41 5 6 .988 5.60 9

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Salvador Betancourt 122 1164 55 21 117 .983 9.99
Granny Hamner 10 60 3 1 2 .984 6.30

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charlie Shoemaker 82 180 217 15 54 .964 4.84
Waldo Gonzalez 29 95 77 11 23 .940 5.93
Gair Allie 16 40 42 3 10 .965 5.13

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Woody Huyke 60 56 118 11 17 .941 2.90
Ron McCutcheon 39 37 77 14 11 .891 2.92
Granny Hamner 19 9 23 1 3 .970 1.68
Salvador Betancourt 11 23 15 5 1 .884 3.45

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Alomar 115 218 332 35 72 .940 4.78
Gair Allie 12 24 37 5 10 .924 5.08
Granny Hamner 12 18 25 3 4 .935 3.58

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donald Brown 137 260 14 13 3 .955 2.00
Solly Drake 91 215 7 6 1 .974 2.44
Bert Hamric 80 88 7 5 2 .950 1.19
Tom McDonald 35 42 2 2 0 .957 1.26
Charlie Bennett 31 46 2 4 1 .923 1.55
Virgil Bernhardt 24 23 3 2 0 .929 1.08
Ken Kraynak 10 25 2 0 1 1.000 2.70 Stats for 2 teams
Anthony Washington 10 15 1 0 0 1.000 1.60

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Granny Hamner 30 6 16 1 1 .957 0.73

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gair Allie 29 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 28, 1931 Statesville, NC, US
Tony Alomar 27 R R 5' 11.0" 172 Dec 11, 1933 Santurce, PR
Charlie Bennett 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 4, 1938 North Bend, OR, US
Virgil Bernhardt 22 L R 6' 1.0" 193 Jul 30, 1938 Rowan County, NC, US
Salvador Betancourt 23 R R 6' 0.0" 174 1938
Weldon Bowlin 20 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Dec 10, 1940 Paragould, AR, US
Jack Bristol 25 R L 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 1, 1936 Sharon, CT, US
Donald Brown 26 L L 6' 0.0" 175 1935
James Craig 21 L L 6' 2.0" 190 1940
Bobby Delgado 22 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 13, 1939
Alfred Diez 27 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Mar 22, 1934 MX
Richard Donnelly 29 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1932
Solly Drake 30 S R 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 23, 1930 Little Rock, AR, US
Jackie Ferrell 25 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 11, 1936
Milo Fuller 23 R R 5' 10.0" 190 1938
Aubrey Gatewood 22 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Nov 17, 1938 Little Rock, AR, US
Waldo Gonzalez 27 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1934
Jim Grimm 26 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 28, 1935 New Martinsville, WV, US
Granny Hamner 34 R R 5' 10.0" 163 Apr 26, 1927 Richmond, VA, US
Bert Hamric 33 L R 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 1, 1928 Clarksburg, WV, US
John Hanes 21 L L 5' 7.0" 150 Dec 27, 1939
Dave Hill 23 R L 6' 2.0" 170 Nov 11, 1937 New Orleans, LA, US
Woody Huyke 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 28, 1937 San Juan, PR
James Johnson 26 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1935
Dave Jolly 36 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Oct 14, 1924 Stony Point, NC, US
Evans Killeen 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 27, 1936 Brooklyn, NY, US
Bill Kirk 26 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Jul 19, 1934 Coatesville, PA, US
Ken Kraynak 25 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 8, 1935 Plymouth, PA, US
Ernest Lewis 23 L R 6' 2.0" 175 1938
Frank Mankovitch 24 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Mar 12, 1937
Ron McCutcheon 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1936
Tom McDonald 29 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 6, 1931 Dorchester, MA, US
Jerry Mercer 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1939
John O'Donoghue 21 R L 6' 4.0" 203 Oct 7, 1939 Kansas City, MO, US
Bernard Poupore 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 13, 1939 Spalding, MI, US
Benny Rich 28 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1933
John Romonosky 31 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 7, 1929 Harrisburg, IL, US
Ken Sanders 19 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Jul 8, 1941 St. Louis, MO, US
Joe Shipley 26 R R 6' 4.0" 210 May 9, 1935 Morristown, TN, US
Charlie Shoemaker 21 L R 5' 10.0" 155 Aug 10, 1939 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bunky Stewart 30 L L 6' 0.0" 154 Jan 7, 1931 Jasper, NC, US
Benjamin Swaringen 25 S R 6' 1.0" 185 1936
Ted Thiem 25 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1935 Oakdale, NE, US
Donald Thompson 27 R L 6' 1.0" 185 1934
John Tupper 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1937
Anthony Washington 24 L L 6' 2.0" 183 Jan 9, 1937 Chicago, IL, US
Kenneth Worley 30 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1931
John Wyatt 26 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Apr 19, 1935 Chicago, IL, US

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