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1968 Corning Royals

1968 > Class Short-Season A > 1968 New York-Pennsylvania League
Overall: 27-49
Scored 353 runs, Allowed 418 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 32-44

Affiliation: Affiliate of the expansion Kansas City Royals
Manager: Bobo Osborne
Represented: Corning, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 George Balak 25 23 73 69 6 15 1 0 1 8 0 0 4 23 .217 .260 .275 .536 19 0 0 0
2 Dick Balderson 22 11 5 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .667 .800 .667 1.467 2 0 0 0
3 Jackson Chandler 18 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 Greg Chlan 19 9 5 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .500 .600 .750 1.350 3 0 0 0
5 Lance Clemons* 20 71 304 259 38 73 11 4 7 47 3 1 42 66 .282 .383 .436 .819 113 1 1 1
6 Steven Conklin 26 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
7 Thomas Crichton 18 62 251 221 35 62 9 3 5 36 2 5 24 58 .281 .360 .416 .776 92 4 1 1
8 Cornelius Drew* 18 57 224 205 32 58 4 4 1 16 3 1 14 38 .283 .326 .356 .682 73 1 0 4
9 Dennis Dunleavy 19 17 21 20 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .050 .095 .050 .145 1 0 0 0
10 Wayne Flanagan* 19 3 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .286 .000 .286 0 0 0 0
11 Thomas Gear 19 13 32 30 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .133 .188 .167 .354 5 0 0 0
12 Benjamin Grove* 21 24 59 50 7 13 0 0 0 8 0 0 8 9 .260 .356 .260 .616 13 0 0 1
13 Larry Hall* 21 27 88 78 16 22 6 0 4 18 0 0 8 18 .282 .352 .513 .865 40 1 0 1
14 Robert Harvey 21 5 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .200 .167 .200 .367 1 0 0 1
15 Rex Hein 20 19 32 25 3 6 2 0 0 6 0 0 7 5 .240 .406 .320 .726 8 0 0 0
16 Joe Karp* 22 6 21 19 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .105 .190 .105 .296 2 0 0 0
17 Larry Largent 21 20 11 10 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .400 .455 .500 .955 5 0 0 0
18 Bob Lawson 19 9 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0
19 Richard Lelo 22 3 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .111 .000 .111 0 0 0 0
20 Rich Long 21 14 24 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 .000 .130 .000 .130 0 0 1 0
21 John Marshall 21 13 29 23 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 5 .087 .276 .087 .363 2 0 0 0
22 John McCowan# 20 31 85 73 9 14 1 0 0 1 2 2 11 27 .192 .298 .205 .503 15 0 1 0
23 Charles Metro 21 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0
24 Russell Meyer 21 38 152 123 20 35 5 2 2 18 0 0 27 27 .285 .408 .407 .814 50 0 0 2
25 Steven Myers 20 6 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
26 John Nelson# 18 64 256 223 36 62 11 3 5 22 6 2 27 55 .278 .358 .422 .780 94 2 2 2
27 Kenneth O'Donnell 18 67 306 254 42 70 9 3 2 20 15 6 46 51 .276 .389 .358 .747 91 3 0 3
28 Steven Panepinto 18 18 58 51 5 9 2 1 2 6 0 0 6 16 .176 .259 .373 .631 19 0 0 1
29 Doug Pautz 24 25 98 88 12 20 5 1 2 7 0 0 9 10 .227 .296 .375 .671 33 0 0 1
30 Mark Pistillo 18 4 9 8 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 .375 .444 .375 .819 3 0 0 0
31 Bruce Pomeroy 19 9 22 20 2 5 1 1 0 4 0 0 2 9 .250 .318 .400 .718 8 0 0 0
32 Willie Sanders 22 18 29 28 1 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 7 .179 .207 .179 .385 5 0 0 0
33 Richard Schlesinger 22 6 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
34 Paul Splittorff* 21 16 53 45 4 8 0 0 0 3 0 1 7 15 .178 .288 .178 .466 8 0 1 0
35 Norman Taylor* 20 10 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
36 Walter Tobler 19 27 76 69 10 18 1 1 1 6 0 0 5 19 .261 .329 .348 .677 24 2 0 0
37 Paul Walker 22 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
38 Frank Ward# 21 9 16 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .091 .167 .091 .258 1 0 4 0
39 Ralph Wells 22 22 79 65 9 21 3 0 2 9 0 1 13 12 .323 .443 .462 .905 30 1 0 0
40 Gregory With 21 69 287 261 30 69 11 1 4 38 1 2 22 60 .264 .321 .360 .681 94 1 0 3
41 Harry Wright 21 50 200 170 21 51 10 1 1 20 0 0 24 32 .300 .396 .388 .784 66 3 3 0
41 Players 19.9 76 2956 2568 353 660 95 25 39 307 33 22 330 610 .257 .343 .359 .702 922 19 18 21 8
* - 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 Balderson 22 1 0 1.000 1.06 11 0 0 0 17.0 12 4 2 1 5 0 20 0 0 1 1.000 6.4 0.5 2.6 10.6 4.00
2 Jackson Chandler 18 0 2 .000 7.71 10 1 0 0 14.0 18 19 12 2 7 0 11 1 0 1 1.786 11.6 1.3 4.5 7.1 1.57
3 Greg Chlan 19 1 1 .500 3.86 9 1 0 0 21.0 22 15 9 4 14 0 24 0 0 2 1.714 9.4 1.7 6.0 10.3 1.71
4 Lance Clemons* 20 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 2 5.000 18.0 0.0 27.0 0.0 0.00
5 Dennis Dunleavy* 19 0 7 .000 3.48 17 6 2 0 62.0 59 38 24 4 22 0 63 3 1 2 1.306 8.6 0.6 3.2 9.1 2.86
6 Rex Hein 20 2 10 .167 4.56 19 11 2 0 79.0 72 57 40 3 60 1 77 3 0 13 1.671 8.2 0.3 6.8 8.8 1.28
7 Joe Karp 22 5 1 .833 1.88 6 6 4 2 43.0 25 15 9 1 17 0 33 3 1 3 0.977 5.2 0.2 3.6 6.9 1.94
8 Larry Largent 21 1 3 .250 2.86 20 3 0 0 44.0 38 25 14 1 22 0 43 1 0 4 1.364 7.8 0.2 4.5 8.8 1.95
9 Bob Lawson 19 0 2 .000 8.55 9 3 0 0 20.0 28 33 19 2 31 0 13 1 0 3 2.950 12.6 0.9 14.0 5.8 0.42
10 Rich Long 21 5 4 .556 5.43 14 10 4 1 58.0 59 41 35 4 20 0 51 5 0 4 1.362 9.2 0.6 3.1 7.9 2.55
11 Tom Moore 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
12 Steven Myers 20 0 2 .000 7.50 6 4 0 0 18.0 26 19 15 4 6 0 16 0 0 2 1.778 13.0 2.0 3.0 8.0 2.67
13 Willie Sanders 22 2 7 .222 3.34 11 9 4 0 70.0 80 43 26 5 29 2 54 0 0 5 1.557 10.3 0.6 3.7 6.9 1.86
14 Richard Schlesinger* 22 0 0 15.00 6 0 0 0 3.0 5 6 5 0 12 0 4 0 0 1 5.667 15.0 0.0 36.0 12.0 0.33
15 Steve Sharp 21 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
16 Paul Splittorff* 21 8 5 .615 3.45 16 15 11 1 120.0 127 56 46 11 47 0 136 3 2 17 1.450 9.5 0.8 3.5 10.2 2.89
17 Norman Taylor 20 0 1 .000 3.00 10 1 0 0 21.0 20 7 7 3 4 0 12 3 0 0 1.143 8.6 1.3 1.7 5.1 3.00
18 Walter Tobler 19 0 0 inf 1 0 0 0 0.0 4 4 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0.00
19 Paul Walker 22 0 1 .000 6.43 3 1 0 0 7.0 6 7 5 0 6 0 4 0 0 1 1.714 7.7 0.0 7.7 5.1 0.67
20 Frank Ward 21 2 3 .400 3.98 9 5 1 0 43.0 45 26 19 7 18 0 40 3 0 0 1.465 9.4 1.5 3.8 8.4 2.22
20 Players 20.5 27 49 .355 4.08 76 76 48 28 0 641.1 648 418 291 52 325 3 601 27 4 62 2935 1.517 9.1 0.7 4.6 8.4 1.85
* - 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
Russell Meyer 38 326 24 2 0 .994 9.21 6
George Balak 20 152 9 2 1 .988 8.05 3
Thomas Gear 13 75 5 1 2 .988 6.15 10
Bruce Pomeroy 9 38 4 1 0 .977 4.67 5
Richard Lelo 3 17 0 3 0 .850 5.67 0
Mark Pistillo 2 9 1 0 0 1.000 5.00 1
Walter Tobler 1 6 1 1 0 .875 7.00 3
Ralph Wells 1 6 0 1 0 .857 6.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lance Clemons 53 467 20 3 31 .994 9.19
Doug Pautz 24 162 5 3 10 .982 6.96

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas Crichton 60 121 140 18 22 .935 4.35
Steven Panepinto 10 15 15 1 0 .968 3.00
Kenneth O'Donnell 7 3 12 1 0 .938 2.14
Benjamin Grove 2 9 6 2 2 .882 7.50
John McCowan 1 1 3 1 0 .800 4.00
Charles Metro 1 2 1 2 0 .600 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gregory With 67 47 113 22 12 .879 2.39
John McCowan 7 11 10 0 1 1.000 3.00
Wayne Flanagan 2 1 4 0 0 1.000 2.50
Thomas Crichton 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
Robert Harvey 1 1 0 1 0 .500 1.00
Steven Panepinto 1 5 1 0 1 1.000 6.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenneth O'Donnell 62 89 160 26 18 .905 4.02
John McCowan 15 20 32 17 1 .754 3.47
Steven Panepinto 5 16 17 6 3 .846 6.60
Steven Conklin 1 1 3 0 1 1.000 4.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Nelson 59 96 6 9 1 .919 1.73
Cornelius Drew 49 67 5 13 2 .847 1.47
Harry Wright 46 55 6 5 0 .924 1.33
Lance Clemons 19 20 1 1 0 .955 1.11
Larry Hall 19 22 0 1 0 .957 1.16
Walter Tobler 18 20 2 3 0 .880 1.22
Ralph Wells 17 15 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Benjamin Grove 8 3 0 1 0 .750 0.38
John Marshall 7 8 1 2 0 .818 1.29

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Largent 20 1 3 1 0 .800 0.20
Rex Hein 19 4 16 1 2 .952 1.05
Dennis Dunleavy 17 4 6 1 1 .909 0.59
Paul Splittorff 16 6 26 0 4 1.000 2.00
Rich Long 14 4 8 0 1 1.000 0.86
Dick Balderson 11 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.18
Willie Sanders 11 4 20 3 1 .889 2.18
Jackson Chandler 10 2 2 1 0 .800 0.40
Norman Taylor 10 1 7 0 0 1.000 0.80
Greg Chlan 9 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.44
Bob Lawson 9 1 7 0 0 1.000 0.89
Frank Ward 9 1 5 0 1 1.000 0.67
Joe Karp 6 1 10 2 3 .846 1.83
Steven Myers 6 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.00
Richard Schlesinger 6 0.00
Paul Walker 3 3 1 1 0 .800 1.33
Tom Moore 1 0.00
Steve Sharp 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
George Balak 25 R R 5' 11.0" 205 1943
Dick Balderson 22 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Feb 7, 1946 Newport News, VA, US
Jackson Chandler 18 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1950
Greg Chlan 19 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jul 8, 1948
Lance Clemons 20 L L 6' 2.0" 205 Jul 6, 1947 Philadelphia, PA, US
Steven Conklin 26 R R Feb 1, 1942
Thomas Crichton 18 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 31, 1949
Cornelius Drew 18 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 16, 1949
Dennis Dunleavy 19 R L 6' 2.0" 180 Dec 5, 1948
Wayne Flanagan 19 L R 6' 2.0" 195 1949
Thomas Gear 19 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1949
Benjamin Grove 21 L R 5' 10.0" 1947
Larry Hall 21 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 17, 1947
Robert Harvey 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 20, 1946
Rex Hein 20 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 5, 1948
Joe Karp 22 L R 6' 4.0" 220 Apr 24, 1946
Larry Largent 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1947
Bob Lawson 19 R R 6' 7.0" 190 Aug 7, 1948
Richard Lelo 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1946
Rich Long 21 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Dec 25, 1946
John Marshall 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1947
John McCowan 20 S R 5' 9.0" 169 Feb 16, 1948 Venice, CA, US
Charles Metro 21 R R 5' 11.0" 167 1947
Russell Meyer 21 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Nov 4, 1946
Tom Moore 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1946
Steven Myers 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Dec 2, 1947
John Nelson 18 S R 5' 10.0" 180 Sep 19, 1949
Kenneth O'Donnell 18 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Dec 27, 1949
Steven Panepinto 18 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 15, 1949
Doug Pautz 24 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 18, 1944 Minneapolis, MN, US
Mark Pistillo 18 R R 5' 9.0" 178 1950
Bruce Pomeroy 19 R R 5' 10.0" 200 1949
Willie Sanders 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 19, 1946
Richard Schlesinger 22 R L 6' 1.0" 185 1946
Steve Sharp 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 2, 1947
Paul Splittorff 21 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Oct 8, 1946 Evansville, IN, US
Norman Taylor 20 L R 6' 0.0" 1948
Walter Tobler 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1949
Paul Walker 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1946
Frank Ward 21 S R 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 16, 1946
Ralph Wells 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1946
Gregory With 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 29, 1946
Harry Wright 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 3, 1947 Chicago, IL, US

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