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1958 Denver Bears

1958 > Class AAA > 1958 American Association
Overall: 78-71
Scored 808 runs, Allowed 796 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-73

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Denver, CO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1957 / 1959

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 Zeke Bella 27 96 381 316 58 107 20 2 6 58 2 49 40 .339 .427 .472 .898 149 4 6 6 2
2 Johnny Blanchard* 25 141 614 554 88 161 28 5 19 96 1 51 34 .291 .351 .462 .813 256 3 1 5 10
3 Fritz Brickell 23 67 277 252 33 67 12 2 7 29 7 21 20 .266 .320 .413 .733 104 0 2 2 2
4 Wally Burnette 29 12 22 19 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 .105 .150 .105 .255 2 0 2 0 0
5 Tom Carroll 21 57 223 204 29 59 7 6 3 17 3 15 39 .289 .344 .426 .770 87 2 2 0 1
6 James DePalo 26 8 4 1 .250
7 Ed Donnelly* 27 41 62 55 7 9 0 1 0 4 1 4 13 .164 .220 .200 .420 11 0 3 0 0
8 Ben Flowers 31 37 70 63 3 3 0 0 1 2 0 2 34 .048 .077 .095 .172 6 0 5 0 0
9 Mark Freeman 27 33 88 85 3 16 1 0 0 7 0 0 30 .188 .184 .200 .384 17 0 1 2 0
10 John Gabler# 27 47 109 98 9 27 5 1 1 19 0 6 22 .276 .330 .378 .708 37 2 3 0 0
11 Curtis Hardaway 29 134 477 376 62 99 18 4 9 67 5 92 89 .263 .408 .404 .813 152 3 2 4 16
12 Gene Hassell* 30 90 279 243 49 71 8 2 0 15 1 31 14 .292 .372 .342 .713 83 1 2 2 2
13 Stanley Johnson 27 46 20 18 4 6 0 0 1 2 0 1 6 .333 .368 .500 .868 9 0 1 0 0
14 Johnny Kucab 38 44 9 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 1 0
15 Leigh Lawrence 24 7 3 1 .333
16 Joe McClain 25 32 50 44 5 13 3 0 0 7 0 3 8 .295 .340 .364 .704 16 0 3 0 0
17 Jack McMahan 25 27 4 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .667 .750 1.000 1.750 3 0 0 0 0
18 Jim McManus* 21 31 107 95 12 24 4 0 1 11 0 11 17 .253 .327 .326 .653 31 0 0 1 1
19 Zach Monroe 26 13 46 42 3 7 0 0 0 7 0 1 12 .167 .186 .167 .353 7 0 3 0 0
20 Jim Pisoni 28 83 348 310 56 97 12 1 16 67 4 27 64 .313 .379 .513 .892 159 8 0 3 6
21 Vern Rapp 30 93 317 274 48 78 12 2 14 55 2 36 20 .285 .369 .496 .866 136 2 3 2 4
22 Curt Roberts 28 138 614 544 93 162 33 5 11 60 7 47 48 .298 .352 .438 .789 238 1 17 5 1
23 Richard Sanders 27 145 571 493 82 132 26 2 10 86 4 60 86 .268 .343 .389 .733 192 2 6 10 4
24 John Stadnicki 22 11 15 12 2 5 1 1 0 2 0 1 2 .417 .462 .667 1.128 8 0 2 0 0
25 Chuck Templeton 26 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
26 George Wilson* 33 124 481 395 65 118 26 3 12 66 0 79 39 .299 .411 .471 .882 186 0 2 5 7
27 Gordie Windhorn 24 141 573 509 96 167 33 6 10 72 3 51 57 .328 .391 .475 .867 242 3 8 2 5
27 Players 27.1 150 5770 5019 808 1434 250 43 121 752 40 591 711 .286 .362 .425 .787 2133 119 35 75 50 56
* - 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 Wally Burnette 29 0 7 .000 5.95 11 9 3 0 56.0 71 39 37 5 18 7 23 0 0 0 1.589 11.4 0.8 2.9 3.7 1.28
2 James DePalo 26 1 0 1.000 8
3 Ed Donnelly* 27 10 10 .500 5.78 39 16 5 1 148.0 189 100 95 11 74 8 66 2 0 4 1.777 11.5 0.7 4.5 4.0 0.89
4 Carl Duser* 25 0 0 1
5 Ben Flowers 31 6 14 .300 5.49 37 28 8 1 182.0 222 129 111 19 62 10 106 4 0 8 1.560 11.0 0.9 3.1 5.2 1.71
6 Mark Freeman 27 13 10 .565 4.77 33 32 13 5 202.0 200 119 107 21 104 2 175 10 0 10 1.505 8.9 0.9 4.6 7.8 1.68
7 John Gabler 27 19 7 .731 4.27 32 30 15 2 217.0 224 120 103 16 94 5 89 6 0 6 1.465 9.3 0.7 3.9 3.7 0.95
8 Stanley Johnson 27 4 2 .667 7.40 45 1 0 0 73.0 106 70 60 8 32 4 30 3 0 0 1.890 13.1 1.0 3.9 3.7 0.94
9 Johnny Kucab 38 4 8 .333 4.43 44 0 0 0 61.0 62 36 30 7 21 7 28 2 0 1 1.361 9.1 1.0 3.1 4.1 1.33
10 Leigh Lawrence 24 0 0 7
11 Joe McClain 25 9 7 .563 4.66 28 12 4 0 114.0 132 63 59 10 28 1 46 1 1 3 1.404 10.4 0.8 2.2 3.6 1.64
12 Jack McMahan* 25 0 1 .000 4.11 27 1 0 0 35.0 35 16 16 2 20 3 20 1 0 2 1.571 9.0 0.5 5.1 5.1 1.00
13 Zach Monroe 26 10 2 .833 3.33 13 13 8 0 100.0 108 42 37 5 28 2 53 1 1 5 1.360 9.7 0.4 2.5 4.8 1.89
14 John Stadnicki 22 2 3 .400 6.39 10 7 1 0 38.0 48 27 27 6 21 2 23 1 0 2 1.816 11.4 1.4 5.0 5.4 1.10
15 Chuck Templeton* 26 0 0 11
15 Players 28.0 78 71 .523 5.02 150 150 93 57 9 1274.0 1461 796 711 115 526 54 677 32 2 45 1.560 10.3 0.8 3.7 4.8 1.29
* - 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
Johnny Blanchard 126 582 55 12 13 .982 5.06 13
Vern Rapp 35 144 16 4 2 .976 4.57 7

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Zeke Bella 75 627 29 7 58 .989 8.75
Vern Rapp 42 292 23 6 20 .981 7.50
Jim McManus 29 240 15 4 25 .985 8.79
Richard Sanders 19 139 5 4 16 .973 7.58

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Curt Roberts 137 297 424 13 95 .982 5.26
Curtis Hardaway 11 25 25 6 8 .893 4.55

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Curtis Hardaway 105 110 190 25 23 .923 2.86
Gene Hassell 54 47 105 5 13 .968 2.81

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fritz Brickell 67 117 211 18 47 .948 4.90
Tom Carroll 52 87 162 15 27 .943 4.79
Richard Sanders 37 64 94 11 15 .935 4.27

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gordie Windhorn 136 288 9 6 1 .980 2.18
George Wilson 111 168 15 4 3 .979 1.65
Richard Sanders 94 195 13 4 3 .981 2.21
Jim Pisoni 83 199 12 6 2 .972 2.54
Zeke Bella 17 25 1 1 0 .963 1.53
Johnny Blanchard 17 23 1 0 0 1.000 1.41
Curtis Hardaway 10 14 1 0 0 1.000 1.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stanley Johnson 45 3 14 1 0 .944 0.38
Johnny Kucab 44 3 9 0 0 1.000 0.27
Ed Donnelly 39 6 16 0 1 1.000 0.56
Ben Flowers 37 8 41 1 1 .980 1.32
Mark Freeman 33 8 22 2 0 .938 0.91
John Gabler 32 10 42 1 1 .981 1.63
Joe McClain 28 6 17 1 0 .958 0.82
Jack McMahan 27 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.33
Zach Monroe 13 6 20 3 3 .897 2.00
Wally Burnette 11 1 10 0 0 1.000 1.00
Chuck Templeton 11 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.36
John Stadnicki 10 0 5 1 0 .833 0.50
James DePalo 8 0.00
Leigh Lawrence 7 0.00
Carl Duser 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Zeke Bella 27 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 23, 1930 Greenwich, CT, US
Johnny Blanchard 25 L R 6' 1.0" 193 Feb 26, 1933 Minneapolis, MN, US
Fritz Brickell 23 R R 5' 5.0" 157 Mar 19, 1935 Wichita, KS, US
Wally Burnette 29 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Jun 20, 1929 Blairs, VA, US
Tom Carroll 21 R R 6' 3.0" 186 Sep 17, 1936 Jamaica, NY, US
James DePalo 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1932
Ed Donnelly 27 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 5, 1930 Philadelphia, PA, US
Carl Duser 25 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 22, 1932 Hazleton, PA, US
Ben Flowers 31 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Jun 15, 1927 Wilson, NC, US
Mark Freeman 27 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Dec 7, 1930 Memphis, TN, US
John Gabler 27 S R 6' 2.0" 165 Oct 2, 1930 Kansas City, MO, US
Curtis Hardaway 29 R R 6' 0.0" 189 Aug 13, 1928 Columbus, GA, US
Gene Hassell 30 L R 5' 8.0" 155 Jun 15, 1928 Rivermines, MO, US
Stanley Johnson 27 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1931
Johnny Kucab 38 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 17, 1919 Olyphant, PA, US
Leigh Lawrence 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 1, 1933 Godfrey, IL, US
Joe McClain 25 R R 6' 0.0" 183 May 5, 1933 Johnson City, TN, US
Jack McMahan 25 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 25, 1932 Hot Springs, AR, US
Jim McManus 21 L L 6' 4.0" 215 Jul 20, 1936 Brookline, MA, US
Zach Monroe 26 R R 6' 0.0" 198 Jul 8, 1931 Peoria, IL, US
Jim Pisoni 28 R R 5' 10.0" 169 Aug 14, 1929 St. Louis, MO, US
Vern Rapp 30 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 11, 1928 St. Louis, MO, US
Curt Roberts 28 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Aug 16, 1929 Pineland, TX, US
Richard Sanders 27 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1931
John Stadnicki 22 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1936
Chuck Templeton 26 R L 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 1, 1932 Detroit, MI, US
George Wilson 33 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 31, 1924 Cherryville, NC, US
Gordie Windhorn 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 19, 1933 Watseka, IL, US

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