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1970 GCL Pirates

1970 > Class Rookie > 1970 Gulf Coast League
Overall: 23-40
Scored 271 runs, Allowed 347 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 24-39

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Dick Cole
Represented: Bradenton, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1969 / 1971

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 John Bedard 17 4 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 .250 .500 .250 .750 1 0 0 0
2 Richard Berry* 19 40 139 120 13 23 0 2 2 13 0 0 15 35 .192 .288 .275 .563 33 2 0 2
3 Terry Bowman* 18 35 116 105 14 22 0 0 0 7 2 2 7 30 .210 .270 .210 .479 22 2 1 1
4 David Brown 19 11 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
5 Anthony Buckley 18 13 19 16 3 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 4 .313 .421 .438 .859 7 1 0 0
6 Angel Cordova* 19 31 93 86 4 14 0 1 0 5 0 1 7 21 .163 .226 .186 .412 16 0 0 0
7 Lafayette Currence# 18 12 32 28 4 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 .179 .258 .214 .472 6 0 1 0
8 Thomas Estrella* 17 9 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 1 0
9 Gary Gandy 18 49 207 161 29 45 7 1 1 15 5 3 34 21 .280 .415 .354 .769 57 6 2 4
10 Chester Gunter 17 7 18 11 3 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 6 5 .273 .529 .545 1.075 6 0 1 0
11 Wilson Hays 22 19 21 21 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 .190 .190 .190 .381 4 0 0 0
12 Theodia Johnson* 20 63 267 237 34 59 9 2 2 31 10 1 22 67 .249 .312 .329 .641 78 2 1 5
13 Gary Kelley 18 41 156 138 15 28 5 0 0 9 1 2 15 32 .203 .295 .239 .534 33 3 0 0
14 Manuel Mercedes 19 45 163 139 12 32 6 0 0 9 2 4 23 37 .230 .337 .273 .611 38 0 0 1
15 Heriberto Morillo 18 46 157 112 17 15 2 0 0 8 2 0 39 41 .134 .364 .152 .515 17 2 3 1
16 Clinton Olson 19 11 28 21 4 6 2 0 0 4 0 0 5 6 .286 .423 .381 .804 8 0 2 0
17 Dave Parker* 19 61 258 239 34 75 8 3 6 41 6 5 12 54 .314 .354 .448 .802 107 4 1 2
18 Jim Sadowski 18 5 18 16 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .188 .235 .188 .423 3 0 1 0
19 James Sanford 23 3 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 1 0
20 Edward Sarna 20 9 14 12 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 .167 .286 .167 .452 2 0 0 0
21 Joseph Say 19 26 114 88 15 25 4 0 5 16 1 0 24 16 .284 .447 .500 .947 44 2 0 0
22 Craig Schade 20 12 11 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 .000 .364 .000 .364 0 0 0 0
23 Jimmy Sexton 18 33 136 113 17 32 2 0 0 7 8 3 23 19 .283 .404 .301 .705 34 0 0 0
24 Dennis Slagle 19 4 12 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .083 .083 .083 .167 1 0 0 0
25 Robert Stewart 18 41 172 149 24 38 4 1 0 12 2 1 19 14 .255 .339 .295 .634 44 1 1 2
26 Kenneth Waiss 18 13 16 15 0 3 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 3 .200 .250 .333 .583 5 0 0 0
27 Kennon Whaley 20 13 15 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .000 .133 .000 .133 0 0 0 0
28 Charles Yesenchak 18 50 165 144 21 30 3 1 3 21 0 0 15 54 .208 .305 .306 .610 44 5 1 0
28 Players 18.7 63 2368 2019 271 473 57 11 20 210 39 23 284 499 .234 .335 .303 .638 612 30 17 18 12
* - 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 Bedard 17 0 0 5.54 4 4 0 0 0 13.0 15 8 8 0 10 0 5 1 0 3 1.923 10.4 0.0 6.9 3.5 0.50
2 Terry Bowman* 18 0 0 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 4 2 0 6 0 2 0 0 1 3.500 4.5 0.0 27.0 9.0 0.33
3 David Brown 19 0 1 .000 10.12 11 0 0 0 1 16.0 22 23 18 1 17 0 9 1 0 2 2.438 12.4 0.6 9.6 5.1 0.53
4 Anthony Buckley 18 3 4 .429 4.30 11 4 1 1 0 44.0 41 32 21 1 27 1 28 3 1 10 1.545 8.4 0.2 5.5 5.7 1.04
5 Lafayette Currence* 18 4 4 .500 2.45 8 8 6 0 0 66.0 56 34 18 1 32 0 70 2 0 8 1.333 7.6 0.1 4.4 9.5 2.19
6 Thomas Estrella* 17 0 2 .000 4.12 9 1 0 0 1 24.0 19 16 11 0 19 0 17 0 1 0 1.583 7.1 0.0 7.1 6.4 0.89
7 Chester Gunter 17 2 2 .500 4.15 7 7 1 0 0 39.0 34 25 18 1 25 0 48 3 0 7 1.513 7.8 0.2 5.8 11.1 1.92
8 Wilson Hays 22 0 2 .000 6.58 15 1 1 0 0 26.0 30 25 19 1 11 1 20 0 0 5 1.577 10.4 0.3 3.8 6.9 1.82
9 Clinton Olson 19 3 6 .333 3.14 10 10 5 0 0 66.0 66 37 23 0 24 2 39 6 0 4 1.364 9.0 0.0 3.3 5.3 1.63
10 Dave Parker 19 0 0 4.50 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 7 2 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 2.000 15.8 0.0 2.2 4.5 2.00
11 Jim Sadowski 18 3 1 .750 2.73 4 4 4 0 0 33.0 25 13 10 1 8 0 32 0 2 2 1.000 6.8 0.3 2.2 8.7 4.00
12 James Sanford 23 1 0 1.000 2.45 3 0 0 0 1 11.0 8 3 3 0 1 0 11 0 0 0 0.818 6.5 0.0 0.8 9.0 11.00
13 Edward Sarna 20 2 1 .667 4.15 7 2 2 0 0 26.0 32 20 12 2 9 0 13 0 0 1 1.577 11.1 0.7 3.1 4.5 1.44
14 Craig Schade 20 2 4 .333 6.94 12 3 1 0 0 35.0 42 30 27 1 8 0 24 1 1 1 1.429 10.8 0.3 2.1 6.2 3.00
15 Dennis Slagle 19 1 2 .333 3.00 3 3 2 1 0 21.0 19 9 7 0 11 0 15 1 0 3 1.429 8.1 0.0 4.7 6.4 1.36
16 Kenneth Waiss 18 0 4 .000 4.79 12 11 0 0 1 47.0 64 35 25 0 19 0 39 0 1 6 1.766 12.3 0.0 3.6 7.5 2.05
17 Kennon Whaley 20 2 7 .222 3.53 13 5 2 0 0 51.0 53 31 20 2 28 2 37 3 2 2 1.588 9.4 0.4 4.9 6.5 1.32
17 Players 18.9 23 40 .365 4.20 63 63 38 25 2 4 523.0 534 347 244 11 256 6 411 21 8 55 1.511 9.2 0.2 4.4 7.1 1.61
* - 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
Manuel Mercedes 43 258 29 10 0 .966 6.67 18
Joseph Say 24 155 22 2 1 .989 7.38 12

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Terry Bowman 26 198 10 7 12 .967 8.00
Angel Cordova 24 168 8 6 12 .967 7.33
Richard Berry 17 125 8 1 6 .993 7.82
Joseph Say 3 15 0 0 0 1.000 5.00
Gary Gandy 1 9 2 0 1 1.000 11.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Stewart 36 93 84 13 14 .932 4.92
Richard Berry 13 21 27 3 6 .941 3.69
Jimmy Sexton 8 11 14 6 2 .806 3.13
Heriberto Morillo 6 11 18 1 3 .967 4.83
Gary Gandy 3 11 4 0 0 1.000 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Theodia Johnson 63 76 131 20 9 .912 3.29
Jimmy Sexton 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Heriberto Morillo 36 58 82 31 10 .819 3.89
Jimmy Sexton 25 29 52 6 12 .931 3.24
Robert Stewart 6 7 8 3 0 .833 2.50
Richard Berry 3 1 3 3 0 .571 1.33
Wilson Hays 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Parker 61 91 10 8 0 .927 1.66
Gary Gandy 46 73 5 3 0 .963 1.70
Charles Yesenchak 45 52 7 3 1 .952 1.31
Gary Kelley 37 71 4 7 0 .915 2.03
Wilson Hays 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Richard Berry 2 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Terry Bowman 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Edward Sarna 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Anthony Buckley 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Heriberto Morillo 1 2 2 0 1 1.000 4.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wilson Hays 15 3 6 2 0 .818 0.60
Kennon Whaley 13 5 11 3 0 .842 1.23
Craig Schade 12 1 8 0 0 1.000 0.75
Kenneth Waiss 12 0 9 1 0 .900 0.75
David Brown 11 1 2 1 0 .750 0.27
Anthony Buckley 11 2 8 2 0 .833 0.91
Clinton Olson 10 4 9 0 1 1.000 1.30
Thomas Estrella 9 1 6 1 0 .875 0.78
Lafayette Currence 8 1 12 2 1 .867 1.63
Chester Gunter 7 1 11 1 0 .923 1.71
Edward Sarna 7 1 7 2 0 .800 1.14
John Bedard 4 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00
Jim Sadowski 4 3 4 1 0 .875 1.75
James Sanford 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Dennis Slagle 3 1 3 2 0 .667 1.33
Terry Bowman 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dave Parker 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
John Bedard 17 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 9, 1952
Richard Berry 19 L R 5' 11.0" 175 1951
Terry Bowman 18 L L 6' 1.0" 180 1952
David Brown 19 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1951
Anthony Buckley 18 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1952
Angel Cordova 19 L L 5' 11.0" 154 1951
Lafayette Currence 18 S L 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 3, 1951 Rock Hill, SC, US
Thomas Estrella 17 L L 5' 11.0" 1953
Gary Gandy 18 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1952
Chester Gunter 17 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Oct 8, 1952
Wilson Hays 22 R R 5' 9.0" 155 1948
Theodia Johnson 20 L R 5' 10.0" 175 1950
Gary Kelley 18 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1952
Manuel Mercedes 19 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1951
Heriberto Morillo 18 R R 5' 7.0" 162 Mar 15, 1952 Ocumare del Tuy, Miranda, VE
Clinton Olson 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1951
Dave Parker 19 L R 6' 5.0" 230 Jun 9, 1951 Grenada, MS, US
Jim Sadowski 18 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Aug 7, 1951 Pittsburgh, PA, US
James Sanford 23 R R 6' 1.0" 182 1947
Edward Sarna 20 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1950
Joseph Say 19 R R 1951
Craig Schade 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1950
Jimmy Sexton 18 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 15, 1951 Mobile, AL, US
Dennis Slagle 19 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1951
Robert Stewart 18 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1952
Kenneth Waiss 18 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1952
Kennon Whaley 20 R R 6' 4.0" 180 1950
Charles Yesenchak 18 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1952

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