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1960 Kingsport Pirates

1960 > Class Short-Season D > 1960 Appalachian League
Overall: 37-31
Scored 369 runs, Allowed 388 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 32-36

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: James Gibbons
Represented: Kingsport, TN
Ballpark: J. Fred Johnson Park (Kingsport, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961

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 Steve Blass 18 7 15 1 0 0 0 .067 .067 1
2 Don Bosch# 17 63 249 205 33 43 8 1 4 27 3 39 48 .210 .339 .317 .656 65 2 1 2
3 Robert Dark 20 55 237 212 35 56 11 3 3 23 14 19 49 .264 .328 .387 .714 82 1 5 0
4 Richard Donaldson 19 15 13 13 1 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 6 .231 .231 .462 .692 6 0 0 0
5 Bernard Dunham 18 10 26 20 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 11 .050 .269 .050 .319 1 1 0 0
6 John Eades 18 12 24 22 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 7 .227 .227 .273 .500 6 0 2 0
7 Juan Gener 18 9 9 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
8 Samuel Gossett 19 2 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 1
9 Larry Hatchell* 20 4 12 2 0 0 0 .167 .167 2
10 Charles Hotetz 19 42 170 140 32 35 6 0 0 10 2 28 20 .250 .376 .293 .669 41 1 0 1
11 Norm Housley 17 64 269 214 49 56 11 4 10 42 2 49 64 .262 .407 .491 .897 105 4 1 1
12 William Kennedy 22 57 241 181 37 49 10 2 1 19 8 49 24 .271 .427 .365 .792 66 2 7 2
13 William Knoch 17 13 25 25 3 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 6 .200 .200 .280 .480 7 0 0 0
14 Emanuele Laura 18 28 84 69 9 8 0 0 0 4 0 12 22 .116 .274 .116 .390 8 3 0 0
15 Conrado Lezcano 21 63 235 197 40 66 13 0 6 33 4 29 34 .335 .426 .492 .918 97 3 5 1
16 Ralph Mabry 19 4 14 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
17 James Marsteller 20 1 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
18 Claude Meinhard 18 14 36 33 2 5 1 0 0 3 0 2 8 .152 .222 .182 .404 6 1 0 0
19 Louis Montagano 17 7 12 4 0 0 0 .333 .333 4
20 Donald Nipp 21 17 64 56 10 20 6 0 4 16 0 7 10 .357 .422 .679 1.100 38 0 0 1
21 Paul Nixon 19 23 79 64 7 7 0 0 1 4 1 13 35 .109 .269 .156 .425 10 1 1 0
22 Pat Owens 20 68 296 256 49 74 16 3 9 56 4 32 54 .289 .373 .480 .854 123 3 4 1
23 Jim Price 18 61 247 207 32 59 9 3 0 36 1 37 13 .285 .392 .357 .749 74 0 2 1
24 Anthony Rao 22 12 15 13 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 .231 .333 .231 .564 3 0 0 0
25 Howard Sheldon 20 28 63 52 6 6 1 0 0 6 0 9 21 .115 .242 .135 .377 7 0 1 1
26 Grover Simpkins 20 3 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
27 Robert Sinkewicz 18 21 58 48 3 6 0 0 1 4 0 8 15 .125 .263 .188 .451 9 1 1 0
28 Shelby Smith* 20 2 8 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 2
29 Reinaldo Vasquez 21 8 25 5 0 0 0 .200 .200 5
30 Douglas Vincill 17 11 9 8 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 .125 .222 .125 .347 1 0 0 0
31 Gary Waslewski 18 8 12 2 0 0 0 .167 .167 2
32 Lawrence Zuidmuider 19 15 24 21 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 11 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0
32 Players 19.1 69 2598 2174 369 525 97 17 41 302 44 370 521 .241 .350 .358 .708 779 38 16
* - 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 Robert Anderson 22 0 0 2 0 0
2 Walter Anderson 21 0 0 1 0 0
3 Steve Blass 18 4 1 .800 2.57 7 5 3 1 42.0 29 15 12 1 25 64 1 0 5 1.286 6.2 0.2 5.4 13.7 2.56
4 Manuel Castro 19 0 0 3 0 0
5 Richard Donaldson 19 2 3 .400 4.95 15 2 0 0 40.0 41 28 22 7 35 27 2 0 3 1.900 9.2 1.6 7.9 6.1 0.77
6 John Eades 18 3 4 .429 5.14 12 9 1 0 56.0 72 44 32 8 23 45 3 2 1 1.696 11.6 1.3 3.7 7.2 1.96
7 Juan Gener 18 2 0 1.000 4.50 9 4 1 0 34.0 29 26 17 2 23 24 1 1 2 1.529 7.7 0.5 6.1 6.4 1.04
8 Samuel Gossett 19 0 2 .000 2 0 0
9 William Knoch 17 4 5 .444 5.91 13 10 5 0 64.0 66 52 42 8 47 56 3 2 9 1.766 9.3 1.1 6.6 7.9 1.19
10 Claude Meinhard 18 6 2 .750 3.99 13 13 3 1 79.0 75 49 35 3 50 69 2 0 10 1.582 8.5 0.3 5.7 7.9 1.38
11 Louis Montagano 17 2 2 .500 4.00 5 3 1 0 27.0 27 19 12 2 21 20 0 0 2 1.778 9.0 0.7 7.0 6.7 0.95
12 Jim Price 18 0 0 1 0 0
13 Anthony Rao 22 3 2 .600 2.79 12 3 2 0 42.0 36 19 13 2 15 22 1 0 3 1.214 7.7 0.4 3.2 4.7 1.47
14 Howard Sheldon 20 2 1 .667 12.50 9 0 0 0 18.0 29 31 25 2 28 16 0 0 4 3.167 14.5 1.0 14.0 8.0 0.57
15 Grover Simpkins 20 0 1 .000 3 0 0
16 Douglas Vincill 17 1 2 .333 3.77 11 2 0 0 31.0 33 13 13 5 14 20 1 0 0 1.516 9.6 1.5 4.1 5.8 1.43
17 Gary Waslewski 18 4 2 .667 2.86 8 7 2 0 44.0 36 29 14 4 25 38 2 1 0 1.386 7.4 0.8 5.1 7.8 1.52
18 Lawrence Zuidmuider* 19 4 4 .500 3.54 15 8 3 0 61.0 37 31 24 5 41 78 0 3 6 1.279 5.5 0.7 6.0 11.5 1.90
18 Players 18.5 37 31 .544 4.56 69 69 48 21 3 566.2 536 388 287 53 386 506 22 9 52 2657 1.627 8.5 0.8 6.1 8.0 1.31
* - 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
Conrado Lezcano 32 189 20 9 4 .959 6.53 26
Emanuele Laura 16 94 9 4 0 .963 6.44 5
Robert Sinkewicz 13 96 6 3 1 .971 7.85 14
Donald Nipp 12 104 7 3 0 .974 9.25 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Norm Housley 50 366 23 8 26 .980 7.78
Jim Price 10 46 11 1 6 .983 5.70

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Hotetz 33 77 70 4 14 .974 4.45
William Kennedy 32 62 78 9 12 .940 4.38

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Price 40 39 75 12 5 .905 2.85
William Kennedy 15 22 27 8 1 .860 3.27

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Dark 45 63 82 34 7 .810 3.22
Paul Nixon 11 17 19 7 2 .837 3.27

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat Owens 68 115 8 8 2 .939 1.81
Don Bosch 55 102 10 5 3 .957 2.04
Conrado Lezcano 31 37 0 2 0 .949 1.19
Emanuele Laura 12 11 1 1 0 .923 1.00
William Kennedy 11 18 3 1 1 .955 1.91

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Donaldson 15 1 5 1 0 .857 0.40
Lawrence Zuidmuider 15 2 5 3 0 .700 0.47
William Knoch 13 4 12 2 0 .889 1.23
Claude Meinhard 13 5 16 0 1 1.000 1.62
John Eades 12 0 8 1 0 .889 0.67
Anthony Rao 12 2 4 3 0 .667 0.50
Douglas Vincill 11 3 4 0 0 1.000 0.64
Juan Gener 9 0.00
Gary Waslewski 8 0.00
Steve Blass 7 0.00
Louis Montagano 5 0.00
Manuel Castro 3 0.00
Grover Simpkins 3 0.00
Robert Anderson 2 0.00
Samuel Gossett 2 0.00
Walter Anderson 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Robert Anderson 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1938
Walter Anderson 21 R R 6' 4.0" 185 1939
Steve Blass 18 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Apr 18, 1942 Canaan, CT, US
Don Bosch 17 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 15, 1942 San Francisco, CA, US
Manuel Castro 19 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1941
Robert Dark 20 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1940
Richard Donaldson 19 R R 6' 1.0" 160 1941
Bernard Dunham 18 R R 6' 3.0" 193 1942
John Eades 18 R R 6' 4.0" 210 1942
Juan Gener 18 R R 6' 4.0" 160 1942
Samuel Gossett 19 R R 6' 4.0" 198 1941
Larry Hatchell 20 L R 5' 11.0" 170 1940
Charles Hotetz 19 R R 5' 9.0" 169 1941
Norm Housley 17 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jul 26, 1942
William Kennedy 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1938
William Knoch 17 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 21, 1942 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Emanuele Laura 18 R R 5' 10.0" 203 1942
Conrado Lezcano 21 R R 6' 1.0" 197 1939
Ralph Mabry 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1941
James Marsteller 20 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1940
Claude Meinhard 18 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 13, 1941 Cumberland County, VA, US
Louis Montagano 17 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 11, 1942 Riverside, NJ, US
Donald Nipp 21 R R 6' 0.0" 194 Feb 7, 1939 Blair, OK, US
Paul Nixon 19 R R Mar 1, 1941
Pat Owens 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 23, 1940 St. Louis, MO, US
Jim Price 18 R R 6' 0.0" 192 Oct 13, 1941 Harrisburg, PA, US
Anthony Rao 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1938
Howard Sheldon 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1940
Grover Simpkins 20 R R 1940
Robert Sinkewicz 18 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Aug 27, 1941 New Britain, CT, US
Shelby Smith 20 L R 6' 2.0" 190 1940
Reinaldo Vasquez 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1939
Douglas Vincill 17 R R 6' 3.0" 170 1943
Gary Waslewski 18 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Jul 21, 1941 Meriden, CT, US
Lawrence Zuidmuider 19 R L 6' 3.0" 175 1941

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