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1962 Syracuse Chiefs

1962 > Class AAA > 1962 International League
Overall: 53-101
Scored 623 runs, Allowed 825 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 58-96

Affiliation: Washington Senators-AL and New York Mets-NL
Manager: Johnny Vander Meer and Frank Verdi
Represented: Syracuse, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961 / 1963

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 Tommy Addington 22 4 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0
2 Paul Alspach 20 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
3 Harold Apple 24 17 20 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 .000 .211 .000 .211 0 1 1 0
4 Tony Asaro 26 128 552 494 71 146 29 5 8 64 1 1 44 46 .296 .353 .423 .776 209 3 5 6 Stats for 2 teams
5 Larry Bearnarth 20 21 35 33 2 5 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 11 .152 .152 .242 .394 8 0 2 0
6 Tom Belcher 21 21 35 28 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 12 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 3 0
7 Reno Bertoia 27 55 201 173 13 39 3 1 3 26 2 0 20 27 .225 .306 .306 .612 53 1 5 2
8 Chet Boak 27 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
9 Ed Bouchee* 29 80 318 251 52 72 21 3 8 48 1 0 59 40 .287 .424 .490 .914 123 3 2 3
10 Carl Bouldin# 22 33 63 58 14 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 22 .121 .150 .138 .288 8 0 3 0
11 James Burnette* 23 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
12 Joe Christopher 26 24 99 83 23 25 6 2 6 18 5 0 16 7 .301 .414 .639 1.053 53 0 0 0
13 Choo-Choo Coleman* 24 71 251 226 26 44 5 1 4 19 8 2 21 24 .195 .275 .279 .554 63 4 0 0
14 Cliff Cook 25 36 126 115 17 29 5 3 5 26 0 1 7 26 .252 .302 .478 .780 55 2 0 2
15 Ray Daviault 28 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .667 .000 .667 0 0 2 0
16 Dutch Dotterer 30 123 425 350 36 89 10 1 4 42 1 1 67 61 .254 .380 .323 .703 113 5 1 2
17 Thomas Dotterer* 25 7 28 25 5 10 4 1 0 2 0 1 1 2 .400 .429 .640 1.069 16 1 0 1
18 Sammy Drake# 27 133 533 456 66 116 15 3 6 31 10 8 75 57 .254 .358 .340 .698 155 0 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
19 Jay Franklin* 23 21 62 52 13 15 0 1 0 4 3 1 8 3 .288 .393 .327 .720 17 1 1 0
20 John Gabler# 31 42 54 46 7 10 2 0 0 2 0 0 4 10 .217 .280 .261 .541 12 0 4 0 Stats for 2 teams
21 John Glenn 33 133 478 422 64 110 19 7 17 63 3 4 47 88 .261 .340 .460 .799 194 4 4 1 Stats for 2 teams
22 Fred Green 28 36 17 17 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .059 .059 .059 .118 1 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
23 Jim Hannan 22 5 11 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .091 .091 .091 .182 1 0 0 0
24 Rudy Hernandez 30 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
25 Rick Herrscher 25 26 107 96 14 25 2 0 5 13 1 0 8 10 .260 .321 .438 .758 42 1 1 1
26 Ed Hobaugh 28 10 19 19 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 .158 .158 .211 .368 4 0 0 0
27 Frederick Hopke* 25 119 451 407 64 133 13 1 15 71 1 1 36 30 .327 .387 .474 .861 193 5 1 2 Stats for 2 teams
28 Marc Hoy 24 6 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
29 Francis Jaciuk 22 26 82 73 5 17 2 0 2 7 2 1 8 15 .233 .309 .342 .651 25 0 1 0
30 Evans Killeen 26 24 11 10 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 .200 .273 .500 .773 5 0 0 0
31 Ed Kranepool* 17 14 54 48 2 11 1 1 0 4 0 0 6 12 .229 .315 .292 .606 14 0 0 0
32 Bill Lajoie* 28 112 411 356 47 100 11 0 5 47 3 3 53 49 .281 .374 .354 .728 126 0 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
33 Hector Maestri 27 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
34 Carl Mathias# 26 36 66 56 6 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 17 .125 .197 .125 .322 7 0 5 0
35 Tom McAvoy* 25 3 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
36 Joe McClain 29 33 49 44 5 12 3 0 3 11 0 0 2 7 .273 .298 .545 .843 24 0 2 1
37 Bob Miller 26 22 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
38 Henry Mitchell 25 62 232 223 29 63 7 5 4 22 5 4 8 50 .283 .310 .413 .723 92 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
39 Francisco Obregon 25 138 528 439 52 87 14 5 1 39 10 6 72 66 .198 .310 .260 .570 114 2 9 6
40 Ernie Oravetz# 30 9 16 14 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 .071 .188 .071 .259 1 0 0 0
41 Grover Powell* 21 32 13 11 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 3 .273 .385 .364 .748 4 0 0 0
42 Charlie Rabe* 30 12 14 12 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 3 0 2 0
43 George Risley 30 79 266 237 12 48 8 0 0 16 1 0 25 29 .203 .283 .236 .519 56 2 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
44 Dwight Siebler 24 29 14 13 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .154 .214 .154 .368 2 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
45 Ron Stillwell 22 88 331 296 37 65 14 5 3 29 3 0 29 45 .220 .288 .331 .619 98 0 5 1
46 Frank Verdi 36 26 70 65 8 17 2 2 0 6 2 0 3 10 .262 .294 .354 .648 23 0 2 0
47 John Waters 30 137 542 506 52 126 17 5 5 41 6 1 32 91 .249 .295 .332 .627 168 2 0 2
48 William Whalen* 22 29 65 59 4 8 2 1 1 2 0 0 5 12 .136 .215 .254 .470 15 1 0 0
49 Robert Worthington 25 4 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
50 Bud Zipfel* 23 61 232 194 31 50 8 3 13 36 0 1 36 38 .258 .372 .531 .903 103 0 1 1
50 Players 26.8 154 5612 4907 623 1178 181 50 94 565 60 32 587 829 .240 .323 .355 .678 1741 32 54 32
* - 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 Tommy Addington 22 1 1 .500 4.71 4 4 1 1 21.0 20 13 11 4 16 0 16 1 0 0 1.714 8.6 1.7 6.9 6.9 1.00
2 Paul Alspach 20 0 0 2.25 3 0 0 0 8.0 5 2 2 0 11 1 9 0 0 0 2.000 5.6 0.0 12.4 10.1 0.82
3 Harold Apple 24 1 7 .125 5.61 17 11 2 1 61.0 58 44 38 8 42 7 42 3 0 4 1.639 8.6 1.2 6.2 6.2 1.00
4 Larry Bearnarth 20 2 13 .133 6.67 19 16 2 0 89.0 120 72 66 8 41 3 39 3 0 7 1.809 12.1 0.8 4.1 3.9 0.95
5 Tom Belcher 21 1 12 .077 4.85 21 14 1 0 104.0 115 65 56 15 46 8 57 4 0 3 1.548 10.0 1.3 4.0 4.9 1.24
6 Carl Bouldin 22 10 7 .588 4.38 27 20 5 1 154.0 171 100 75 19 73 5 98 3 0 5 1.584 10.0 1.1 4.3 5.7 1.34
7 Ray Daviault 28 0 1 .000 7.20 5 0 0 0 10.0 15 11 8 1 8 0 8 0 0 1 2.300 13.5 0.9 7.2 7.2 1.00
8 Ed Donnelly 29 0 1 .000 5.40 5 0 0 0 5.0 8 4 3 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 1.800 14.4 1.8 1.8 3.6 2.00
9 John Gabler 31 8 13 .381 4.72 34 19 3 3 145.0 169 98 76 15 43 3 82 6 1 4 1.462 10.5 0.9 2.7 5.1 1.91 Stats for 2 teams
10 Fred Green* 28 4 7 .364 5.13 36 4 1 1 79.0 87 48 45 7 35 6 38 0 0 1 1.544 9.9 0.8 4.0 4.3 1.09 Stats for 2 teams
11 Don Gross* 31 0 0 2.25 3 0 0 0 4.0 4 4 1 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 1.250 9.0 4.5 2.2 6.8 3.00
12 Jim Hannan 22 3 0 1.000 2.90 5 5 1 1 31.0 28 12 10 2 13 3 22 0 0 1 1.323 8.1 0.6 3.8 6.4 1.69
13 Rudy Hernandez 30 0 1 .000 9.90 10 0 0 0 10.0 15 11 11 4 6 1 5 1 0 1 2.100 13.5 3.6 5.4 4.5 0.83
14 Ed Hobaugh 28 3 2 .600 2.67 10 5 2 0 54.0 49 22 16 5 16 0 22 1 0 3 1.204 8.2 0.8 2.7 3.7 1.38
15 Marc Hoy 24 0 0 4.74 6 1 0 0 19.0 19 10 10 2 8 0 13 0 0 0 1.421 9.0 0.9 3.8 6.2 1.63
16 Sherman Jones 27 0 0 12.00 5 0 0 0 6.0 11 9 8 1 6 0 2 1 0 1 2.833 16.5 1.5 9.0 3.0 0.33
17 Evans Killeen 26 2 1 .667 5.31 18 4 2 0 39.0 31 24 23 5 25 4 22 1 1 4 1.436 7.2 1.2 5.8 5.1 0.88
18 Hector Maestri 27 0 0 7.36 16 0 0 0 22.0 29 23 18 6 27 2 12 0 0 1 2.545 11.9 2.5 11.0 4.9 0.44 Stats for 2 teams
19 Carl Mathias* 26 9 13 .409 4.90 36 26 7 1 182.0 190 111 99 20 59 7 136 9 1 4 1.368 9.4 1.0 2.9 6.7 2.31
20 Tom McAvoy* 25 0 1 .000 6.75 3 1 0 0 12.0 18 11 9 2 7 0 12 1 0 1 2.083 13.5 1.5 5.2 9.0 1.71
21 Joe McClain 29 4 11 .267 4.62 24 17 5 0 113.0 135 71 58 11 36 5 59 4 0 5 1.513 10.8 0.9 2.9 4.7 1.64
22 Bob Miller* 26 4 1 .800 3.60 22 0 0 0 40.0 39 18 16 9 20 2 20 1 0 1 1.475 8.8 2.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
23 Grover Powell* 21 2 6 .250 5.79 31 2 0 0 56.0 48 38 36 5 41 1 43 0 1 6 1.589 7.7 0.8 6.6 6.9 1.05
24 Charlie Rabe* 30 2 3 .400 5.80 12 5 1 0 45.0 54 34 29 4 27 6 37 1 0 2 1.800 10.8 0.8 5.4 7.4 1.37
25 Marshall Renfroe* 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
26 Dwight Siebler 24 2 5 .286 5.40 29 5 2 0 60.0 63 42 36 8 32 5 39 1 1 2 1.583 9.4 1.2 4.8 5.8 1.22 Stats for 2 teams
26 Players 25.5 53 101 .344 154 154 825
* - 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
Dutch Dotterer 108 563 47 7 3 .989 5.65 9
Choo-Choo Coleman 34 166 22 2 1 .989 5.53 6
William Whalen 15 73 7 3 1 .964 5.33 8

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frederick Hopke 104 846 71 16 95 .983 8.82 Stats for 2 teams
Bud Zipfel 45 397 34 7 36 .984 9.58
Ed Bouchee 35 259 21 7 36 .976 8.00
Ed Kranepool 14 138 10 2 16 .987 10.57

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Asaro 104 237 270 19 66 .964 4.88 Stats for 2 teams
Ron Stillwell 77 156 211 15 48 .961 4.77
Reno Bertoia 41 89 110 5 34 .975 4.85
Sammy Drake 35 68 84 6 18 .962 4.34 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Risley 53 51 87 5 8 .965 2.60 Stats for 2 teams
Tony Asaro 27 30 59 5 3 .947 3.30 Stats for 2 teams
Cliff Cook 19 8 23 4 2 .886 1.63
Francis Jaciuk 17 14 33 2 1 .959 2.76
Reno Bertoia 14 6 24 4 0 .882 2.14
Rick Herrscher 11 11 18 0 1 1.000 2.64

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Francisco Obregon 134 257 378 26 101 .961 4.74
Ron Stillwell 12 10 29 1 6 .975 3.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Waters 132 329 8 13 0 .963 2.55
John Glenn 122 209 11 5 1 .978 1.80 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Lajoie 96 177 4 6 1 .968 1.89 Stats for 2 teams
Henry Mitchell 56 120 6 4 1 .969 2.25 Stats for 2 teams
Sammy Drake 44 76 4 3 1 .964 1.82 Stats for 2 teams
Ed Bouchee 37 73 3 7 1 .916 2.05
Choo-Choo Coleman 27 37 2 3 0 .929 1.44
Joe Christopher 24 40 0 2 0 .952 1.67
Jay Franklin 16 26 1 0 0 1.000 1.69
Bud Zipfel 14 22 1 2 0 .920 1.64
Cliff Cook 11 18 0 0 0 1.000 1.64

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Green 36 6 19 3 1 .893 0.69 Stats for 2 teams
Carl Mathias 36 12 20 3 3 .914 0.89
John Gabler 34 9 19 3 0 .903 0.82 Stats for 2 teams
Grover Powell 31 2 9 0 0 1.000 0.35
Dwight Siebler 29 3 10 2 0 .867 0.45 Stats for 2 teams
Carl Bouldin 27 8 25 3 0 .917 1.22
Joe McClain 24 5 17 0 0 1.000 0.92
Bob Miller 22 3 5 0 0 1.000 0.36
Tom Belcher 21 7 6 0 0 1.000 0.62
Larry Bearnarth 19 10 12 1 1 .957 1.16
Evans Killeen 18 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.39
Harold Apple 17 4 9 0 0 1.000 0.76
Hector Maestri 16 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.44 Stats for 2 teams
Charlie Rabe 12 3 5 1 0 .889 0.67
Rudy Hernandez 10 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Ed Hobaugh 10 3 7 1 2 .909 1.00
Marc Hoy 6 0.00
Ray Daviault 5 0.00
Ed Donnelly 5 0.00
Jim Hannan 5 0.00
Sherman Jones 5 0.00
Tommy Addington 4 0.00
Paul Alspach 3 0.00
Don Gross 3 0.00
Tom McAvoy 3 0.00
Marshall Renfroe 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tommy Addington 22 R R 6' 0.0" 168 1940
Paul Alspach 20 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Feb 28, 1942
Harold Apple 24 R R 6' 3.0" 210 1938
Tony Asaro 26 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Jan 16, 1936 San Diego, CA, US
Larry Bearnarth 20 R R 6' 2.0" 203 Sep 11, 1941 New York, NY, US
Tom Belcher 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 17, 1940 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Reno Bertoia 27 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 8, 1935 San Vito al Tagliamento, IT
Chet Boak 27 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 19, 1935 New Castle, PA, US
Ed Bouchee 29 L L 6' 0.0" 200 Mar 7, 1933 Livingston, MT, US
Carl Bouldin 22 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 17, 1939 Germantown, KY, US
James Burnette 23 L R 5' 11.0" 172 1939
Joe Christopher 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 13, 1935 Frederiksted, St. Croix, VI
Choo-Choo Coleman 24 L R 5' 9.0" 165 Aug 25, 1937 Orlando, FL, US
Cliff Cook 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 20, 1936 Dallas, TX, US
Ray Daviault 28 R R 6' 1.0" 170 May 27, 1934 Montreal, QC, CA
Ed Donnelly 29 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 10, 1932 Allen, MI, US
Dutch Dotterer 30 R R 6' 0.0" 209 Nov 11, 1931 Syracuse, NY, US
Thomas Dotterer 25 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 19, 1936 Syracuse, NY, US
Sammy Drake 27 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 7, 1934 Little Rock, AR, US
Jay Franklin 23 L L 5' 11.0" 165 1939
John Gabler 31 S R 6' 2.0" 165 Oct 2, 1930 Kansas City, MO, US
John Glenn 33 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jul 10, 1928 Moultrie, GA, US
Fred Green 28 R L 6' 4.0" 190 Sep 14, 1933 Titusville, NJ, US
Don Gross 31 L L 5' 11.0" 186 Jun 30, 1931 Weidman, MI, US
Jim Hannan 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jan 7, 1940 Jersey City, NJ, US
Rudy Hernandez 30 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Dec 10, 1931 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Rick Herrscher 25 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Nov 3, 1936 St. Louis, MO, US
Ed Hobaugh 28 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Jun 27, 1934 Kittanning, PA, US
Frederick Hopke 25 L L 6' 3.0" 225 Jan 25, 1937
Marc Hoy 24 R R 6' 3.0" 215 1938
Francis Jaciuk 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 May 17, 1940
Sherman Jones 27 L R 6' 4.0" 205 Feb 10, 1935 Winton, NC, US
Evans Killeen 26 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 27, 1936 Brooklyn, NY, US
Ed Kranepool 17 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Nov 8, 1944 New York, NY, US
Bill Lajoie 28 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 27, 1934 Wyandotte, MI, US
Hector Maestri 27 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 19, 1935 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Carl Mathias 26 S L 5' 11.0" 195 Jun 13, 1936 Bechtelsville, PA, US
Tom McAvoy 25 L L 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 12, 1936 Brooklyn, NY, US
Joe McClain 29 R R 6' 0.0" 183 May 5, 1933 Johnson City, TN, US
Bob Miller 26 R L 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 15, 1935 Berwyn, IL, US
Henry Mitchell 25 R R 5' 11.0" 169 Dec 17, 1936 Panama, Panama, PA
Francisco Obregon 25 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 17, 1936 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Ernie Oravetz 30 S L 5' 4.0" 145 Jan 24, 1932 Johnstown, PA, US
Grover Powell 21 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 10, 1940 Sayre, PA, US
Charlie Rabe 30 L L 6' 1.0" 180 May 6, 1932 Boyce, TX, US
Marshall Renfroe 26 L L 6' 0.0" 180 May 25, 1936 Century, FL, US
George Risley 30 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 28, 1932 Fairfield, CT, US
Dwight Siebler 24 R R 6' 2.0" 184 Aug 5, 1937 Columbus, NE, US
Ron Stillwell 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 3, 1939 Los Angeles, CA, US
Frank Verdi 36 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 2, 1926 Brooklyn, NY, US
John Waters 30 R R 5' 11.0" 168 1932
William Whalen 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 1940
Robert Worthington 25 R R 5' 9.0" 195 1937
Bud Zipfel 23 L R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 18, 1938 Belleville, IL, US

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