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1968 Columbus Jets

1968 > Class AAA > 1968 International League
Overall: 82-64
Scored 616 runs, Allowed 584 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 77-69

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Johnny Pesky
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

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 Chris Cannizzaro 30 88 311 268 29 65 8 1 4 31 0 1 38 55 .243 .342 .325 .667 87 3 1 1
2 Bruce Dal Canton 27 11 8 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 1 0
3 Jack Damaska 30 128 479 431 38 96 19 1 3 39 3 5 40 61 .223 .290 .292 .582 126 2 3 3
4 Dock Ellis# 23 19 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
5 Lyn Fitzer 22 4 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
6 Shaun Fitzmaurice 25 21 61 52 2 9 2 0 0 2 1 0 9 12 .173 .295 .212 .507 11 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
7 Gene Garber 20 23 21 20 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 .050 .050 .050 .100 1 0 1 0
8 John Gelnar 25 32 79 72 9 20 4 0 1 11 0 0 1 20 .278 .286 .375 .661 27 1 2 3
9 Richie Hebner* 20 104 420 381 50 105 20 5 6 51 2 2 30 43 .276 .337 .402 .738 153 6 1 2
10 Chuck Hiller* 33 87 304 273 33 75 10 2 3 36 2 0 25 29 .275 .337 .359 .696 98 2 1 3
11 Ed Hobaugh 34 32 18 16 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .125 .176 .125 .301 2 0 1 0
12 Elvio Jimenez 28 139 549 499 72 157 25 2 14 77 0 0 33 23 .315 .362 .457 .819 228 7 5 5
13 John Kennedy 27 130 543 471 65 126 21 5 8 57 2 3 57 113 .268 .347 .384 .731 181 4 4 7 Stats for 2 teams
14 Larry Killingsworth 21 8 16 13 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 7 .154 .143 .154 .297 2 0 2 1
15 Ken Larsen 27 26 53 47 5 9 0 0 1 4 0 0 4 12 .191 .250 .255 .505 12 0 1 1
16 Timothy Murtaugh# 25 5 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 0 0 0
17 Jim O'Toole# 31 11 22 20 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 5 .150 .190 .150 .340 3 0 1 0
18 Al Oliver* 21 132 506 473 61 149 22 13 14 74 6 1 21 51 .315 .349 .505 .854 239 6 2 4
19 Johnny Parker 28 20 49 45 5 6 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 13 .133 .184 .133 .317 6 0 0 1
20 Freddie Patek 23 38 154 138 21 42 7 1 0 10 18 2 11 21 .304 .368 .370 .738 51 3 2 0
21 Silvano Quezada 28 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
22 Pedro Ramos# 33 30 23 23 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 10 .174 .174 .217 .391 5 0 0 0
23 Dave Roberts* 23 47 103 95 10 24 3 0 2 7 1 0 3 21 .253 .290 .347 .637 33 2 3 0
24 Andre Rodgers 33 43 115 98 14 29 7 0 0 16 1 0 14 26 .296 .386 .367 .753 36 1 1 1
25 Manny Sanguillen 24 105 405 377 45 119 16 5 8 60 3 1 17 27 .316 .346 .448 .794 169 3 3 5
26 Dan Schneider* 25 48 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 0 0
27 Jim Shellenback* 24 25 55 46 6 9 2 0 1 4 0 0 7 12 .196 .302 .304 .606 14 0 2 0
28 Bernie Smith 26 131 546 491 73 138 20 2 9 52 16 12 45 63 .281 .343 .385 .728 189 3 4 3
29 George Spriggs* 31 138 598 521 80 143 17 5 6 34 46 10 65 96 .274 .360 .361 .721 188 5 6 1
30 Dave Wickersham 32 18 35 30 2 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 .233 .233 .267 .500 8 0 5 0
31 Jerry Wild 26 22 12 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .000 .100 .000 .100 0 0 2 0
31 Players 26.8 146 5375 4824 616 1315 201 41 78 565 99 37 407 731 .273 .333 .380 .712 1832 48 55 41 60
* - 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 Dick Colpaert 24 0 0 11.25 3 0 0 0 4.0 6 5 5 2 2 1 4 0 0 1 2.000 13.5 4.5 4.5 9.0 2.00
2 Bruce Dal Canton 27 0 4 .000 8.25 11 4 0 0 24.0 33 25 22 4 12 4 15 1 1 2 1.875 12.4 1.5 4.5 5.6 1.25
3 Dock Ellis 23 2 1 .667 2.35 19 0 0 0 23.0 14 7 6 0 11 1 24 0 0 2 1.087 5.5 0.0 4.3 9.4 2.18
4 Lyn Fitzer 22 0 1 .000 7.36 4 2 0 0 11.0 13 14 9 4 10 1 7 1 0 1 2.091 10.6 3.3 8.2 5.7 0.70
5 Gene Garber 20 5 1 .833 2.44 23 1 0 0 59.0 62 21 16 4 17 4 32 3 0 3 1.339 9.5 0.6 2.6 4.9 1.88
6 John Gelnar 25 10 10 .500 3.10 25 25 9 1 183.0 186 71 63 18 29 5 97 3 1 1 1.175 9.1 0.9 1.4 4.8 3.34
7 Ed Hobaugh 34 7 4 .636 3.18 32 3 0 0 68.0 69 25 24 3 25 6 38 1 0 0 1.382 9.1 0.4 3.3 5.0 1.52
8 Larry Killingsworth 21 2 5 .286 4.20 8 8 1 1 45.0 37 24 21 6 25 3 32 3 0 1 1.378 7.4 1.2 5.0 6.4 1.28
9 Ken Larsen 27 11 9 .550 3.22 24 22 6 3 148.0 134 57 53 14 36 4 97 1 0 7 1.149 8.1 0.9 2.2 5.9 2.69
10 Jim O'Toole* 31 3 3 .500 5.50 11 11 0 0 54.0 58 38 33 9 18 0 37 2 0 3 1.407 9.7 1.5 3.0 6.2 2.06
11 Tony Przybycien 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2.000 18.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
12 Silvano Quezada 28 0 0 3.00 2 1 0 0 9.0 11 4 3 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 1.444 11.0 0.0 2.0 7.0 3.50
13 Pedro Ramos 33 1 1 .500 5.09 29 3 0 0 76.0 75 49 43 10 30 2 40 8 0 6 1.382 8.9 1.2 3.6 4.7 1.33
14 Denny Riddleberger* 22 0 0 18.00 3 0 0 0 4.0 7 8 8 2 2 0 5 0 0 0 2.250 15.8 4.5 4.5 11.2 2.50
15 Dave Roberts* 23 18 5 .783 3.17 27 27 14 4 193.0 189 74 68 18 45 1 133 2 0 5 1.212 8.8 0.8 2.1 6.2 2.96
16 Dan Schneider* 25 7 2 .778 3.42 48 0 0 0 71.0 66 28 27 3 25 6 54 0 0 4 1.282 8.4 0.4 3.2 6.8 2.16
17 Jim Shellenback* 24 9 8 .529 2.85 25 18 8 2 142.0 113 48 45 9 42 7 90 3 0 4 1.092 7.2 0.6 2.7 5.7 2.14
18 Dave Wickersham 32 5 7 .417 4.75 18 16 5 0 91.0 103 54 48 11 26 4 46 4 0 5 1.418 10.2 1.1 2.6 4.5 1.77
19 Jerry Wild 26 2 3 .400 5.11 20 5 1 0 44.0 52 32 25 3 25 4 32 1 0 4 1.750 10.6 0.6 5.1 6.5 1.28
19 Players 26.5 82 64 .562 3.74 146 146 102 44 15 1250.0 1230 584 519 120 382 53 790 34 2 49 1.290 8.9 0.9 2.8 5.7 2.07
* - 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
Manny Sanguillen 101 588 60 8 9 .988 6.42 8
Chris Cannizzaro 46 263 24 3 0 .990 6.24 5
Timothy Murtaugh 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Oliver 95 902 28 9 83 .990 9.79
Andre Rodgers 24 190 7 1 14 .995 8.21
Chris Cannizzaro 23 190 12 2 19 .990 8.78
Chuck Hiller 17 142 11 2 15 .987 9.00
Manny Sanguillen 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Damaska 125 247 391 10 85 .985 5.10
Chuck Hiller 25 46 79 2 17 .984 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richie Hebner 97 73 211 19 10 .937 2.93
Chuck Hiller 28 14 52 6 2 .917 2.36
Chris Cannizzaro 14 7 24 2 1 .939 2.21
Johnny Parker 7 9 17 2 1 .929 3.71
Bernie Smith 3 3 8 0 0 1.000 3.67

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Kennedy 129 209 415 41 86 .938 4.84 Stats for 2 teams
Freddie Patek 33 77 108 5 25 .974 5.61
Richie Hebner 4 4 13 4 1 .810 4.25
Johnny Parker 1 3 1 2 0 .667 4.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Spriggs 136 196 17 7 1 .968 1.57
Elvio Jimenez 126 214 9 8 1 .965 1.77
Bernie Smith 122 256 7 3 0 .989 2.16
Al Oliver 40 66 0 7 0 .904 1.65
Shaun Fitzmaurice 15 23 0 0 0 1.000 1.53 Stats for 2 teams
Chuck Hiller 5 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.20
Johnny Parker 2 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Manny Sanguillen 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dan Schneider 48 2 10 0 0 1.000 0.25
Ed Hobaugh 32 9 14 0 0 1.000 0.72
Pedro Ramos 29 4 16 1 1 .952 0.69
Dave Roberts 27 10 37 1 4 .979 1.74
John Gelnar 25 10 45 0 1 1.000 2.20
Jim Shellenback 25 3 37 3 0 .930 1.60
Ken Larsen 24 10 25 0 3 1.000 1.46
Gene Garber 23 6 6 1 2 .923 0.52
Jerry Wild 20 2 9 1 0 .917 0.55
Dock Ellis 19 1 6 0 1 1.000 0.37
Dave Wickersham 18 1 20 1 0 .955 1.17
Bruce Dal Canton 11 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.55
Jim O'Toole 11 3 10 0 2 1.000 1.18
Larry Killingsworth 8 2 4 1 0 .857 0.75
Lyn Fitzer 4 2 3 0 0 1.000 1.25
Dick Colpaert 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Denny Riddleberger 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Silvano Quezada 2 0 3 0 0 1.000 1.50
Tony Przybycien 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Chris Cannizzaro 30 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 3, 1938 Oakland, CA, US
Dick Colpaert 24 R R 5' 10.0" 182 Jan 3, 1944 Fraser, MI, US
Bruce Dal Canton 27 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 15, 1941 California, PA, US
Jack Damaska 30 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Aug 21, 1937 Beaver Falls, PA, US
Dock Ellis 23 S R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 11, 1945 Los Angeles, CA, US
Lyn Fitzer 22 R R 6' 1.0" 193 Jan 11, 1946 Columbus, OH, US
Shaun Fitzmaurice 25 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 25, 1942 Worcester, MA, US
Gene Garber 20 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Nov 13, 1947 Lancaster, PA, US
John Gelnar 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jun 25, 1943 Granite, OK, US
Richie Hebner 20 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 26, 1947 Boston, MA, US
Chuck Hiller 33 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 1, 1934 Johnsburg, IL, US
Ed Hobaugh 34 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Jun 27, 1934 Kittanning, PA, US
Elvio Jimenez 28 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 6, 1940 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
John Kennedy 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 29, 1941 Chicago, IL, US
Larry Killingsworth 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 10, 1947 Van Nuys, CA, US
Ken Larsen 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 23, 1941 Chicago, IL, US
Timothy Murtaugh 25 S R 5' 11.0" 195 May 6, 1943 Chester, PA, US
Jim O'Toole 31 S L 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 10, 1937 Chicago, IL, US
Al Oliver 21 L L 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 14, 1946 Portsmouth, OH, US
Johnny Parker 28 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Mar 26, 1940
Freddie Patek 23 R R 5' 5.0" 148 Oct 9, 1944 Seguin, TX, US
Tony Przybycien 26 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 27, 1941 Springfield, MA, US
Silvano Quezada 28 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 13, 1939 Sabana de la Mar, Hato Mayor, DO
Pedro Ramos 33 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 28, 1935 Pinar del Rio, Pinar del Rio, CU
Denny Riddleberger 22 R L 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 22, 1945 Clifton Forge, VA, US
Dave Roberts 23 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 11, 1944 Gallipolis, OH, US
Andre Rodgers 33 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 2, 1934 Nassau, BS
Manny Sanguillen 24 R R 6' 0.0" 193 Mar 21, 1944 Colon, Colon, PA
Dan Schneider 25 L L 6' 3.0" 170 Aug 29, 1942 Evansville, IN, US
Jim Shellenback 24 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 18, 1943 Riverside, CA, US
Bernie Smith 26 R R 5' 9.0" 164 Sep 4, 1941 Ponchatoula, LA, US
George Spriggs 31 L R 5' 11.0" 175 May 22, 1937 Jewell, MD, US
Dave Wickersham 32 R R 6' 3.0" 188 Sep 27, 1935 Erie, PA, US
Jerry Wild 26 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 31, 1941 Franklin, NC, US

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