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1972 Gastonia Pirates

1972 > Class A > 1972 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 60-70
Scored 533 runs, Allowed 550 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-67

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Tom Saffell
Represented: Gastonia, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1973

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Gary Abram2025971000000015.000.125.000.1250010
2Tony Armas18117433399501061849511132083.266.305.398.704159473
3John Bedard191014111200010012.182.250.182.4322020
4Paul Burton*211214130100000015.077.143.077.2201000
5Michael Byrne2217330000000001.000.000.000.0000000
6Rodney Davis19276252512001600917.231.344.288.63315010
7Larry Demery192763527121101000613.231.305.288.59415041
8Paul Djakonow201244864087210516515562036991.257.366.431.798176405
9Dave Gaynor*1910335629342771121281145159.263.380.324.70495561
10Stephen Hagen2022373217000100118.219.242.219.4617040
11William Hagins*211115120100000019.083.154.083.2371020
12Scott Johnson2014272101000100310.048.200.048.2481120
13Elliott Jones2313771200000003.286.286.286.5712000
14Kala Kaaihue2224454026100400517.150.244.175.4197000
15Ronald Knaub*1911544640249951081149123698.236.301.383.684154314
16Omar Moreno*1951164144183152117821738.215.302.299.60143120
17David Nelson2213413733200200317.081.150.135.2855010
18Jamie Osorio2224574739000100615.191.296.191.4889130
19Esteban Padron199550100000001.200.200.200.4001000
20Victor Price211244804326212827411851534278.296.359.454.813196213
21Timothy Rajsich238434228232731310231274347.259.366.312.67888836
22Craig Reynolds*194116414618354109601415.240.315.281.59641220
23Joseph Say21521591282128100320412734.219.361.367.72847211
24John Simontacchi*2049156136123770115111528.272.361.346.70747410
25Fausto Sosa191245184526911113322921850100.246.336.301.6371361231
26Rich Standart*2090267228325026217623544.219.331.307.63870310
27John Sullivan2328383334000000216.121.171.121.2934030
28Richard Swinchock202212100100000025.100.250.100.3501000
29Gerard Thomas*191220000000001.000.000.000.0000000
30William Thomas22562312082050213171321732.240.306.303.60963321
31Steve Williams*2138554931550031048.306.352.408.76020011
32Carmelo Ybes225910893619310800719.204.260.258.51824080
32 Players20.1128482641885331022150396045313038494960.244.330.341.671143055622725
* - 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
1Gary Abram2043.5711.5325000447.0321381344383051.4046.10.26.57.31.12
2John Bedard1926.2505.9210700038.03433255431381152.0268.11.210.29.00.88
3Paul Burton*2131.7501.4212300138.0261060112261000.9746.20.02.66.22.36
4Michael Byrne*2223.4005.2117000319.02414112133200011.94711.40.96.29.51.54
5Rodney Davis19613.3163.722525800155.0151906466541211081.3948.80.33.87.01.86
6Larry Demery19106.6253.912424500145.011380636119213771231.6007.00.47.48.51.15
7Gordon Green2401.0000.00300002.011007420034.0004.50.031.59.00.29
8Stephen Hagen*2043.5714.84221130093.098665056537881171.7539.50.56.37.51.20
9William Hagins*2136.3333.3311530046.03620172223350041.2617.00.44.36.81.59
10Scott Johnson2023.4002.8314930270.06830222461602081.6298.70.35.97.71.30
11Elliott Jones2341.8002.9013210131.02112101132300021.0976.10.33.88.72.31
12Robert Kenny24003.60300005.083202020012.00014.40.03.63.61.00
13David Nelson2283.7270.501313730107.0711960252712030.8976.00.02.16.02.84
14Esteban Padron1904.00010.009500118.02822200191101062.61114.00.09.55.00.53
15Rich Standart20101.0000.568000116.0411061120000.6252.20.03.46.82.00
16John Sullivan2354.5563.55271020199.08441396532654081.3847.60.54.85.91.23
17Richard Swinchock*2011.5006.7522000440.04132302282274071.7259.20.46.36.10.96
18Gerard Thomas*19001.80110005.021103050001.0003.60.05.49.01.67
19Steve Williams*21512.2943.632715502124.012562507494992261.4039.10.53.67.22.02
19 Players20.56070.4623.4812812891378201098.096755042545623418763651071.4487.90.45.17.21.41
* - 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
Joseph Say463043273.9807.3012
John Simontacchi452341531.9885.5321
Carmelo Ybes411471614.9943.986
Kala Kaaihue2189932.9704.674
Jamie Osorio20116722.9846.1510

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ronald Knaub113780751488.9847.57
Dave Gaynor3315314517.9715.06

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Fausto Sosa1072502522573.9534.69
Rich Standart153327041.0004.00
Timothy Rajsich11222728.9614.45
Carmelo Ybes232001.0002.50

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Paul Djakonow1211001863318.8972.36
Rich Standart14111152.8151.57

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Timothy Rajsich711092012750.9204.37
Craig Reynolds3755941224.9254.03
Rich Standart19224258.9283.37
Fausto Sosa781511.9583.29

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Victor Price120186791.9551.61
Tony Armas111165782.9561.55
Dave Gaynor6481330.9661.31
William Thomas55121832.9772.35
Omar Moreno4595330.9702.18
Rich Standart2127120.9331.33
Timothy Rajsich110001.0001.00
Fausto Sosa110001.0001.00
Carmelo Ybes121001.0003.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
John Sullivan2741020.8750.52
Steve Williams2762241.8751.04
Gary Abram2511221.8670.52
Rodney Davis25112221.9431.32
Larry Demery24131922.9411.33
Stephen Hagen2221431.8420.73
Richard Swinchock2218001.0000.41
Michael Byrne1725011.0000.41
Scott Johnson14414031.0001.29
Elliott Jones132320.7140.38
David Nelson13121820.9382.31
Paul Burton122410.8570.50
William Hagins1106001.0000.55
John Bedard100852.6150.80
Esteban Padron90220.5000.22
Rich Standart823001.0000.63
Gordon Green300000.00
Robert Kenny301001.0000.33
Gerard Thomas100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Gary Abram20RR6' 3.0"190Jun 7, 1952
Tony Armas18RR5' 11.0"182Jul 2, 1953Puerto Piritu, Anzoategui, VE
John Bedard19RR6' 2.0"205Sep 9, 1952
Paul Burton21LL6' 2.0"1901951
Michael Byrne22RL6' 1.0"1551950
Rodney Davis19RR6' 2.0"200Jan 1, 1953
Larry Demery19RR6' 0.0"170Jun 4, 1953Bakersfield, CA, US
Paul Djakonow20RR5' 11.0"185Aug 6, 1951Philadelphia, PA, US
Dave Gaynor19LL6' 2.0"1951953
Gordon Green24SR5' 9.0"1701948
Stephen Hagen20RL6' 1.0"1741952
William Hagins21LL5' 10.0"1751951
Scott Johnson20RR6' 3.0"195Nov 17, 1951
Elliott Jones23RR6' 0.0"2001949
Kala Kaaihue22RR5' 11.0"195Nov 22, 1949
Robert Kenny24RR6' 4.0"185Dec 13, 1947Auburn, NY, US
Ronald Knaub19LL6' 2.0"1851953
Omar Moreno19LL6' 2.0"180Oct 24, 1952Puerto Armuelles, Chiriqui, PA
David Nelson22RR6' 5.0"215Sep 28, 1949
Jamie Osorio22RR6' 2.0"1751950
Esteban Padron19RR5' 11.0"1751953
Victor Price21RR5' 10.0"165Mar 7, 1951
Timothy Rajsich23RR6' 1.0"1801949
Craig Reynolds19LR6' 1.0"175Dec 27, 1952Houston, TX, US
Joseph Say21RR1951
John Simontacchi20LR6' 2.0"2051952
Fausto Sosa19RR5' 8.0"158Dec 3, 1952
Rich Standart20LR6' 2.0"155Jan 4, 1952Stockton, CA, US
John Sullivan23RR5' 9.0"1801949
Richard Swinchock20RL6' 0.0"2001952
Gerard Thomas19LL6' 2.0"1951953
William Thomas22RR6' 3.0"190Dec 23, 1949
Steve Williams21LL6' 0.0"187Mar 11, 1951Jamestown, NY, US
Carmelo Ybes22RR5' 8.0"1671950

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