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1968 Birmingham A's

1968 > Class AA > 1968 Southern League
Overall: 66-74
Scored 518 runs, Allowed 563 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-75

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL
Manager: Gus Niarhos
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Ethan Blackaby*274314212662221312011333.175.257.278.53535120
2Gil Blanco*225980400000013.500.556.5001.0564000
3Warren Bogle*21510101410110002.400.400.8001.2008000
4Joe Bosworth23101072000000024.000.222.000.2220010
5Weldon Bowlin271023873533880122021452948.227.288.272.56096221
6Don Buschhorn2221494348401300217.186.222.349.57115040
7Juan Campos2421750000000022.000.286.000.2860000
8Michael Canfield*234716150110000007.067.067.133.2002010
9Tom Cook213390794152027001025.190.278.291.56923001
10Nicky Curtis2631322735100100512.185.313.222.5356000
11Jackie Earls222520150000000048.000.211.000.2110010
12Darrell Evans*2156205187184563325101636.241.299.353.65266011
13Rollie Fingers2121424016000000012.150.150.150.3006020
14Orlando Gomez22347768612400300920.176.273.235.50816000
15Danny Greenfield*271265514697913122602910147366.279.380.352.732165441
16Richard Johnson239881210010003.250.250.375.6253000
17Joe Keough*22873543214096195752202842.299.358.455.813146221
18Marcel Lachemann272214130100020003.077.077.077.1541010
19Allan Lewis#2697412385661091061133792160.283.327.348.675134420
20Skip Lockwood2181094201000010.222.300.444.7444000
21Anselmo Martinez#271144143742984116741243652.225.291.342.633128013
22Bill McNulty2148191176183341617011342.188.241.324.56557002
23Arturo Miranda24922170200000155.118.318.118.4362000
24Wayne Norton*25763122803679161935102840.282.345.443.788124022
25Mike Olivo2317282511000000015.040.040.040.0801030
26Elmo Plaskett3067220203174992527011333.241.292.379.67277211
27Eusebio Rosas2420473953000100810.077.234.077.3113000
28Richard Rowe*2716322861010020035.357.406.393.79911001
29Paul Seitz2725474315200110220.116.156.163.3187020
30Robert Stickels231123210300000015.143.182.143.3253010
31Tim Talton*2937124109193451421001013.312.369.486.85553122
32Bob Taylor23141090000000015.000.100.000.1000000
33Freddie Velazquez3010636935444911231654511273.257.279.444.723157003
34Jimmy Ward2925706326301200331.095.136.190.32712040
35Jackie Warner24124476442481006516652027151.226.273.371.644164304
36Stan Wojcik2360231208174160221101761.197.261.255.51653213
36 Players25.414050624579518108416043844556436396966.237.299.345.644158221402634
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Gil Blanco*2213.2502.52532025.0201072120221031.2807.20.74.37.91.83
2Warren Bogle*2111.5001.08332125.01533181291010.9205.40.42.910.43.63
3Joe Bosworth2311.5004.24941034.0381916170290031.32410.10.31.97.74.14
4Don Buschhorn22610.3754.36202062128.0144706214362884091.40610.11.02.56.22.44
5Juan Campos2441.8003.602100040.0432016761231131.2259.71.61.45.23.83
6Michael Canfield*2388.5003.584700083.0664133162626320101.1087.21.72.86.82.42
7Nicky Curtis2655.5003.57291320106.011751425372664241.4539.90.43.15.61.78
8Jackie Earls2247.3645.3825110077.08448468374760081.5719.80.94.38.92.05
9Rollie Fingers21104.7143.00181483108.09438368283933031.1307.80.72.37.83.32
10Richard Johnson2301.0003.72920029.02415122111252071.2077.40.63.47.82.27
11Marcel Lachemann2722.5000.802200045.03184182331000.8676.20.21.66.64.13
12Skip Lockwood21005.40400010.0136626080011.90011.71.85.47.21.33
13Mike Olivo2347.3644.4415124277.07841386180700351.2479.10.72.18.23.89
14Paul Seitz2787.5333.38241961128.0121554826229320121.4308.50.14.46.51.50
15Bill Stafford29000.0010001.000000020000.0000.00.00.018.0
16Robert Stickels2342.6673.7511111160.06531254260482151.5179.80.63.97.21.85
17Bob Taylor2304.0005.911440035.0382423492170001.3439.81.02.34.41.89
18Jimmy Ward29811.4212.68252480185.01788355132611457271.1038.70.61.37.15.58
18 Players24.26674.4713.5514014010040141196.011695634729636323930309811.2818.80.72.77.02.56
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Freddie Velazquez9163760515.9937.6610
Tom Cook24130830.9795.753
Orlando Gomez21117811.9925.952
Tim Talton8526011.0007.250
Elmo Plaskett5253001.0005.600

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Keough5745332729.9868.51
Elmo Plaskett5338437731.9847.94
Tim Talton1913410513.9667.58
Weldon Bowlin1297817.9918.75
Darrell Evans8578061.0008.13
Freddie Velazquez291001.0005.00
Anselmo Martinez130001.0003.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Danny Greenfield1182303512360.9624.92
Weldon Bowlin15333249.9424.33
Darrell Evans7201825.9505.43

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bill McNulty48538998.9402.96
Weldon Bowlin45417045.9652.47
Darrell Evans37267584.9272.73
Wayne Norton54511.9001.80
Danny Greenfield257001.0006.00
Elmo Plaskett245001.0004.50
Anselmo Martinez103001.0003.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Anselmo Martinez1101732681446.9694.01
Weldon Bowlin131732111.9803.77
Eusebio Rosas9151943.8953.78
Arturo Miranda7513021.0002.57
Danny Greenfield531421.8953.40

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jackie Warner1161571081.9541.44
Allan Lewis93165381.9551.81
Wayne Norton71157622.9882.30
Stan Wojcik60134610.9932.33
Ethan Blackaby3655130.9491.56
Joe Keough3239120.9521.25
Weldon Bowlin11170001.0001.55
Richard Rowe55010.8331.00
Freddie Velazquez411010.9172.75
Tom Cook320001.0000.67

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Michael Canfield47101613.9630.55
Nicky Curtis29715011.0000.76
Jackie Earls2537011.0000.40
Jimmy Ward25142530.9291.56
Paul Seitz2482212.9681.25
Marcel Lachemann2253001.0000.36
Juan Campos2125001.0000.33
Don Buschhorn201316001.0001.45
Rollie Fingers18825041.0001.83
Mike Olivo157412.9170.73
Bob Taylor1423011.0000.36
Robert Stickels1121010.9231.09
Joe Bosworth916011.0000.78
Richard Johnson922001.0000.44
Gil Blanco503001.0000.60
Skip Lockwood400000.00
Warren Bogle318011.0003.00
Bill Stafford100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Ethan Blackaby27LL5' 11.0"190Jul 24, 1940Cincinnati, OH, US
Gil Blanco22LL6' 5.0"205Dec 15, 1945Phoenix, AZ, US
Warren Bogle21LL6' 4.0"220Oct 19, 1946Passaic, NJ, US
Joe Bosworth23RR5' 11.0"180Nov 20, 1944
Weldon Bowlin27RR5' 9.0"155Dec 10, 1940Paragould, AR, US
Don Buschhorn22RR6' 0.0"170Apr 29, 1946Independence, MO, US
Juan Campos24RR6' 2.0"1601944
Michael Canfield23LL6' 1.0"185Mar 9, 1945Kansas City, KS, US
Tom Cook21RR6' 0.0"185Jun 21, 1947
Nicky Curtis26RR6' 0.0"185Sep 25, 1941
Jackie Earls22RR6' 0.0"165Mar 6, 1946
Darrell Evans21LR6' 2.0"200May 26, 1947Pasadena, CA, US
Rollie Fingers21RR6' 4.0"190Aug 25, 1946Steubenville, OH, US
Orlando Gomez22RR6' 0.0"190Jun 24, 1946Juana Diaz, PR
Danny Greenfield27LR5' 9.0"170Jun 16, 1941
Richard Johnson23RR6' 1.0"175Mar 16, 1945
Joe Keough22LL6' 0.0"185Jan 7, 1946Pomona, CA, US
Marcel Lachemann27RR6' 0.0"185Jun 13, 1941Los Angeles, CA, US
Allan Lewis26SR6' 0.0"170Dec 12, 1941Colon, Colon, PA
Skip Lockwood21RR6' 1.0"175Aug 17, 1946Roslindale, MA, US
Anselmo Martinez27SR5' 11.0"1651941
Bill McNulty21RR6' 4.0"205Aug 29, 1946Sacramento, CA, US
Arturo Miranda24RR5' 9.0"145May 17, 1944Santurce, PR
Wayne Norton25LR6' 1.0"188Nov 13, 1942
Mike Olivo23RR6' 2.0"175Dec 8, 1944Copey, DO
Elmo Plaskett30RR5' 10.0"195Jun 27, 1938Frederiksted, St. Croix, VI
Eusebio Rosas24RR5' 11.0"160Apr 23, 1944
Richard Rowe27LL5' 10.0"170Nov 6, 1940Los Angeles, CA, US
Paul Seitz27RR6' 3.0"190Aug 16, 1940
Bill Stafford29RR6' 1.0"188Aug 13, 1938Catskill, NY, US
Robert Stickels23RR6' 6.0"235Dec 7, 1944
Tim Talton29LR6' 3.0"200Jan 14, 1939Pikeville, NC, US
Bob Taylor23RR6' 1.0"190Jul 13, 1944Somerville, MA, US
Freddie Velazquez30RR6' 1.0"185Dec 6, 1937Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Jimmy Ward29RR6' 1.0"195Apr 2, 1939
Jackie Warner24RR6' 0.0"180Aug 1, 1943Monrovia, CA, US
Stan Wojcik23RR6' 1.0"185Sep 8, 1944

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