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1981 Butte Copper Kings

1981 > Class Rookie > 1981 Pioneer League (South)
Overall: 39-31
Scored 459 runs, Allowed 405 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 39-31

Affiliation: Milwaukee Brewers-AL
Manager: Ken Richardson
Represented: Butte, MT
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1980 / 1982

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 Kenneth Clayton 23 55 235 214 30 75 15 1 3 43 2 1 17 24 .350 .391 .472 .863 101 0 0 4 0
2 Henry Contreras 19 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
3 Dionisio DeJesus 20 29 67 61 11 18 4 2 0 2 2 0 4 16 .295 .348 .426 .775 26 1 1 0 0
4 Bradley DeKraai 21 7 30 21 5 6 0 1 0 2 0 1 5 3 .286 .483 .381 .864 8 3 1 0 0
5 Richard Embser? 21 13 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0 0
6 Mark Higgins 20 4 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 0 0 0
7 William Hoff 21 38 80 65 10 11 1 2 1 5 1 1 14 27 .169 .325 .292 .617 19 1 0 0 0
8 Dewey James# 20 60 239 210 32 56 11 2 4 32 9 8 22 56 .267 .347 .395 .743 83 5 0 2 0
9 Ryan Job 18 36 87 82 13 22 6 1 1 6 1 1 4 12 .268 .302 .402 .705 33 0 1 0 0
10 Ronnie Jones# 19 51 212 189 38 54 9 1 0 14 11 7 23 34 .286 .363 .344 .707 65 0 0 0 1
11 Butch Kirby* 19 64 278 254 50 78 7 2 3 34 26 7 18 62 .307 .350 .386 .736 98 1 1 4 0
12 William Max 21 42 186 152 34 50 10 5 6 47 7 0 26 36 .329 .416 .579 .995 88 1 1 6 0
13 Randy McFarlen# 22 24 104 96 13 23 5 1 2 16 2 0 4 27 .240 .282 .375 .657 36 2 1 1 1
14 Joe Morales# 20 61 221 186 37 55 6 5 3 35 15 2 29 23 .296 .389 .430 .819 80 0 5 1 0
15 Angel Morris 18 33 87 85 15 24 6 0 1 8 0 1 2 13 .282 .299 .388 .687 33 0 0 0 0
16 Garrett Nago 22 7 26 23 1 6 2 1 0 6 0 1 3 3 .261 .346 .435 .781 10 0 0 0 0
17 Joel Parker 20 35 89 77 7 15 1 0 0 7 2 2 8 36 .195 .284 .208 .492 16 2 1 1 0
18 Eric Peyton* 21 67 306 273 64 110 24 8 8 65 22 4 23 41 .403 .442 .637 1.080 174 1 3 6 4
19 Rene Reina 20 20 35 31 4 4 1 1 0 2 0 0 3 19 .129 .206 .226 .432 7 0 1 0 0
20 Ernie Riles* 20 67 296 256 63 89 11 2 4 43 9 4 31 34 .348 .413 .453 .866 116 1 3 5 0
21 Michael Samuel 19 3 12 8 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 .125 .364 .125 .489 1 1 1 0 0
22 Collin Tanabe 22 54 215 189 30 51 8 2 2 26 0 0 25 32 .270 .358 .365 .723 69 1 0 0 0
23 John Wood? 20 32 11 10 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200 .273 .200 .473 2 0 0 0 0
23 Players 20.4 70 2826 2491 459 752 127 37 38 396 109 40 265 504 .302 .370 .428 .798 1067 20 20 30 6
* - 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 Bryan Clutterbuck 21 1 1 .500 7.31 6 6 0 0 0 0 16.0 22 13 13 1 7 0 4 0 1 1 1.812 12.4 0.6 3.9 2.2 0.57
2 Charles Dinkins* 23 1 2 .333 7.36 6 0 1 0 0 0 11.0 16 15 9 1 7 0 10 0 0 1 2.091 13.1 0.8 5.7 8.2 1.43
3 Richard Embser* 21 3 3 .500 5.93 12 6 1 1 0 0 44.0 45 39 29 5 42 0 32 3 0 5 1.977 9.2 1.0 8.6 6.5 0.76
4 Gary Evans 20 7 5 .583 5.11 14 13 0 0 0 0 81.0 83 70 46 4 63 1 72 5 0 5 1.802 9.2 0.4 7.0 8.0 1.14
5 Christian Fedor 19 6 3 .667 2.37 27 0 17 0 0 5 57.0 37 22 15 1 35 3 76 7 0 7 1.263 5.8 0.2 5.5 12.0 2.17
6 Craig Herberholz 19 0 3 .000 5.50 4 4 0 0 0 0 18.0 19 19 11 1 13 0 7 4 0 6 1.778 9.5 0.5 6.5 3.5 0.54
7 William Hoff 21 1 0 1.000 4.50 3 0 1 0 0 0 4.0 4 2 2 0 3 0 4 1 0 0 1.750 9.0 0.0 6.8 9.0 1.33
8 Michael Myerchin 21 1 2 .333 2.68 25 0 14 0 0 5 37.0 29 21 11 2 18 2 43 0 0 3 1.270 7.1 0.5 4.4 10.5 2.39
9 Michael Orlich 22 1 3 .250 4.50 15 5 2 0 0 0 46.0 54 33 23 2 27 1 21 0 0 6 1.761 10.6 0.4 5.3 4.1 0.78
10 Hipolito Pena* 17 2 1 .667 2.73 7 6 0 1 0 0 33.0 21 17 10 1 33 0 22 3 2 3 1.636 5.7 0.3 9.0 6.0 0.67
11 Clyde Rice 20 0 0 3.86 18 0 6 0 0 0 28.0 36 15 12 0 12 0 14 1 0 2 1.714 11.6 0.0 3.9 4.5 1.17
12 Scott Roberts 21 6 1 .857 1.85 12 12 0 2 0 0 78.0 51 23 16 1 28 0 74 12 0 4 1.013 5.9 0.1 3.2 8.5 2.64
13 Bill Wegman 18 6 5 .545 4.17 14 13 0 4 0 0 82.0 94 51 38 5 44 1 47 1 0 3 1.683 10.3 0.5 4.8 5.2 1.07
14 Bruce Williams 18 1 1 .500 12.00 13 5 1 0 0 0 27.0 30 48 36 2 51 1 31 7 1 12 3.000 10.0 0.7 17.0 10.3 0.61
15 John Wood 20 3 1 .750 1.67 26 0 20 0 0 5 54.0 28 17 10 1 23 5 57 2 1 1 0.944 4.7 0.2 3.8 9.5 2.48
15 Players 19.9 39 31 .557 4.11 70 70 62 8 2 17 616.0 569 405 281 27 406 14 514 46 5 59 1.583 8.3 0.4 5.9 7.5 1.27
* - 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
Collin Tanabe 51 343 43 12 5 .970 7.57 16
Angel Morris 30 141 20 3 3 .982 5.37 10
Garrett Nago 6 46 4 1 0 .980 8.33 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenneth Clayton 48 410 31 7 48 .984 9.19
Joel Parker 20 114 4 4 17 .967 5.90
William Hoff 18 94 4 5 11 .951 5.44
Richard Embser 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Morales 40 75 119 13 29 .937 4.85
Ryan Job 31 51 57 6 16 .947 3.48
Butch Kirby 18 33 53 8 14 .915 4.78
Ernie Riles 1 1 1 2 0 .500 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Max 42 44 57 12 11 .894 2.40
Joe Morales 14 14 21 6 5 .854 2.50
Butch Kirby 9 4 12 2 2 .889 1.78
Bradley DeKraai 7 5 3 7 0 .533 1.14
Randy McFarlen 6 5 7 2 2 .857 2.00
Ernie Riles 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Kenneth Clayton 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Garrett Nago 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ernie Riles 63 96 215 25 45 .926 4.94
Joe Morales 9 9 18 2 4 .931 3.00
Michael Samuel 3 6 10 4 1 .800 5.33

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eric Peyton 67 102 19 8 1 .938 1.81
Dewey James 56 80 8 8 1 .917 1.57
Ronnie Jones 51 75 6 5 0 .942 1.59
Dionisio DeJesus 21 24 2 3 1 .897 1.24
Rene Reina 16 9 0 0 0 1.000 0.56
Joel Parker 14 14 0 3 0 .824 1.00
Randy McFarlen 10 17 1 1 0 .947 1.80
Angel Morris 1 3 0 2 0 .600 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Christian Fedor 27 2 12 1 0 .933 0.52
John Wood 26 3 6 1 1 .900 0.35
Michael Myerchin 25 0 3 1 0 .750 0.12
Clyde Rice 18 2 6 1 0 .889 0.44
Michael Orlich 15 0 7 2 1 .778 0.47
Gary Evans 14 7 6 2 0 .867 0.93
Bill Wegman 14 2 13 2 1 .882 1.07
Bruce Williams 13 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.31
Richard Embser 12 1 6 3 0 .700 0.58
Scott Roberts 12 6 15 1 0 .955 1.75
Hipolito Pena 7 0 4 1 0 .800 0.57
Bryan Clutterbuck 6 2 4 0 0 1.000 1.00
Charles Dinkins 6 1 1 1 0 .667 0.33
Craig Herberholz 4 1 6 0 0 1.000 1.75
William Hoff 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Kenneth Clayton 23 R R 6' 5.0" 210 1958
Bryan Clutterbuck 21 R R 6' 4.0" 223 Dec 17, 1959 Detroit, MI, US
Henry Contreras 19 R R 5' 7.0" 175 1962
Dionisio DeJesus 20 R R 6' 1.0" 176 1961
Bradley DeKraai 21 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1960
Charles Dinkins 23 L 6' 3.0" 210 1958
Richard Embser 21 L 6' 6.0" 200 May 1, 1960 Newark, NJ, US
Gary Evans 20 R 6' 1.0" 180 1961
Christian Fedor 19 R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 26, 1961
Craig Herberholz 19 R 6' 4.0" 200 1962
Mark Higgins 20 R R 6' 4.0" 205 1961
William Hoff 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1960
Dewey James 20 S R 6' 0.0" 185 1961
Ryan Job 18 R R 6' 1.0" 174 May 24, 1963 Salt Lake City, UT, US
Ronnie Jones 19 S R 5' 11.0" 170 1962
Butch Kirby 19 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 12, 1961
William Max 21 R R 6' 2.0" 210 1960
Randy McFarlen 22 S R 5' 10.0" 180 1959
Joe Morales 20 S R 5' 11.0" 170 1961
Angel Morris 18 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 22, 1963
Michael Myerchin 21 R 5' 10.0" 160 1960
Garrett Nago 22 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Jun 19, 1959
Michael Orlich 22 R 6' 3.0" 200 1959
Joel Parker 20 R R 6' 4.0" 194 1961
Hipolito Pena 17 L L 6' 3.0" 165 Jan 30, 1964 Fantino, Sanchez Ramirez, DO
Eric Peyton 21 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 22, 1959
Rene Reina 20 R R 6' 4.0" 180 1961
Clyde Rice 20 R 5' 10.0" 175 1961
Ernie Riles 20 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 2, 1960 Cairo, GA, US
Scott Roberts 21 R 6' 4.0" 205 Oct 7, 1959
Michael Samuel 19 R R 6' 0.0" 160 1962
Collin Tanabe 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1959
Bill Wegman 18 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Dec 19, 1962 Cincinnati, OH, US
Bruce Williams 18 R 6' 1.0" 220 Dec 28, 1962
John Wood 20 R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 2, 1960 Olympia, WA, US

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