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1961 Eau Claire Braves

1961 > Class C > 1961 Northern League
Overall: 52-78
Scored 665 runs, Allowed 728 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 60-70

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Jim Fanning
Represented: Eau Claire, WI
Ballpark: Carson Park (Eau Claire, WI)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

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 Demetri Alomar 23 59 254 229 31 50 5 1 3 22 3 20 27 .218 .278 .288 .566 66 0 2 3
2 Fred Alworth 19 20 25 22 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 .227 .320 .227 .547 5 0 0 0
3 Richard Anderson 18 37 152 135 18 32 4 0 2 12 0 16 35 .237 .322 .311 .633 42 1 0 0
4 John Braun 21 17 26 22 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 8 .182 .280 .182 .462 4 0 1 0
5 Rico Carty 21 110 409 342 69 102 19 1 11 39 4 59 95 .298 .404 .456 .860 156 3 3 2
6 Alfredo Conton 25 32 143 122 17 30 3 0 0 10 8 16 13 .246 .345 .270 .616 33 3 1 1
7 Harold DeMars* 23 5 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
8 Jim Fanning 33 25 93 76 9 18 3 0 1 15 1 14 6 .237 .359 .316 .674 24 1 1 1
9 Ceferino Foy 22 21 56 50 2 6 1 0 0 6 0 3 13 .120 .170 .140 .310 7 0 3 0
10 John Garofalo* 23 30 114 98 14 25 0 1 0 8 8 14 9 .255 .354 .276 .629 27 1 1 0
11 Vern Handrahan* 22 31 30 24 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 .250 .250 .292 .542 7 0 6 0
12 Robert Healey 23 24 17 15 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .200 .200 .200 .400 3 0 2 0
13 Russell Henrichs 24 37 72 50 8 7 1 0 0 4 0 13 24 .140 .338 .160 .498 8 2 7 0
14 Walt Hriniak* 18 76 312 267 35 83 14 1 2 50 4 38 35 .311 .401 .393 .794 105 4 0 3
15 Hermond Hubbard* 22 60 251 215 45 69 10 5 6 37 8 31 37 .321 .404 .498 .902 107 1 1 3
16 Jerry Hummitzsch 20 26 37 31 4 4 0 0 0 3 0 5 12 .129 .250 .129 .379 4 0 1 0
17 Pat Jordan 20 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
18 Thomas McGarrey* 21 30 133 109 19 22 3 0 1 12 3 24 15 .202 .346 .257 .603 28 0 0 0
19 Ray Orlikowski* 19 19 22 19 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 10 .053 .182 .053 .234 1 0 0 0
20 Marcos Rodriguez 21 46 176 145 27 31 4 2 1 18 5 26 33 .214 .331 .290 .621 42 1 1 3
21 Ken Roesler* 23 88 384 329 60 90 8 6 7 40 8 49 43 .274 .369 .398 .767 131 2 2 2
22 Gerard Rosenthal 22 64 281 229 34 57 9 0 1 23 2 41 47 .249 .371 .301 .672 69 4 6 1
23 John Self 23 63 268 241 43 61 12 2 10 37 2 25 53 .253 .322 .444 .766 107 0 1 1
24 Pat Sherrill 21 127 565 473 76 127 15 8 13 78 8 84 101 .268 .384 .416 .800 197 5 2 1
25 Joseph Shields 23 76 278 237 33 58 11 2 8 37 0 32 72 .245 .342 .409 .751 97 4 3 2
26 James Snyder 20 71 230 203 18 47 6 2 3 21 1 27 57 .232 .322 .325 .647 66 0 0 0
27 Robert St. John 21 9 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
28 Garnet Steubing* 20 66 86 76 8 20 2 2 0 12 1 9 20 .263 .349 .342 .691 26 1 0 0
29 John Stokoe 26 29 53 50 8 13 4 0 1 7 0 3 11 .260 .302 .400 .702 20 0 0 0
30 Dan Vestal* 22 108 462 419 50 131 20 2 3 66 9 29 50 .313 .365 .391 .756 164 7 4 3
31 Wayne Wilson* 25 44 183 152 29 39 10 0 2 16 3 25 20 .257 .374 .362 .735 55 4 1 1
31 Players 21.9 130 5146 4399 665 1140 165 35 75 577 78 625 870 .259 .355 .364 .719 1600 45 50 27
* - 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 Fred Alworth 19 1 8 .111 6.61 18 7 1 0 64.0 71 56 47 7 54 47 3 0 7 1.953 10.0 1.0 7.6 6.6 0.87
2 John Braun 21 2 7 .222 4.30 17 9 0 0 69.0 70 42 33 7 44 60 1 0 5 1.652 9.1 0.9 5.7 7.8 1.36
3 Harold DeMars* 23 1 1 .500 5 0
4 Ceferino Foy 22 9 6 .600 2.03 21 17 8 2 133.0 103 54 30 10 53 108 3 1 2 1.173 7.0 0.7 3.6 7.3 2.04
5 Vern Handrahan 22 2 9 .182 4.50 30 11 2 0 94.0 99 65 47 5 48 88 3 1 4 1.564 9.5 0.5 4.6 8.4 1.83
6 Robert Healey 23 4 3 .571 4.78 24 1 0 0 64.0 65 42 34 5 37 52 4 1 6 1.594 9.1 0.7 5.2 7.3 1.41
7 Russell Henrichs 24 10 11 .476 3.71 37 25 9 2 189.0 209 117 78 21 76 151 11 1 12 1.508 10.0 1.0 3.6 7.2 1.99
8 Jerry Hummitzsch 20 2 9 .182 5.61 23 16 2 0 101.0 111 81 63 4 83 58 1 1 7 1.921 9.9 0.4 7.4 5.2 0.70
9 Pat Jordan 20 0 2 .000 6.43 10 5 0 0 28.0 25 31 20 1 40 24 5 0 7 2.321 8.0 0.3 12.9 7.7 0.60
10 Ray Orlikowski* 19 2 7 .222 6.88 18 10 2 1 68.0 75 71 52 6 60 71 3 1 10 1.985 9.9 0.8 7.9 9.4 1.18
11 James Snyder 20 0 0 2 0
12 Robert St. John 21 0 0 9 0
13 Garnet Steubing 20 10 10 .500 3.91 48 13 4 1 152.0 140 83 66 10 73 11 8 2 5 1.401 8.3 0.6 4.3 0.7 0.15
14 John Stokoe* 26 9 5 .643 2.21 22 13 9 2 114.0 107 55 28 7 44 80 2 0 4 1.325 8.4 0.6 3.5 6.3 1.82
14 Players 21.7 52 78 .400 4.19 130 130 93 37 8 1116.2 1118 728 520 84 644 877 45 8 74 5150 1.578 9.0 0.7 5.2 7.1 1.36
* - 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
Rico Carty 100 636 65 29 7 .960 7.01 35
Joseph Shields 35 199 19 2 2 .991 6.23 5
Jim Fanning 10 60 9 2 0 .972 6.90 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Self 48 375 27 6 18 .985 8.38
Thomas McGarrey 28 234 13 4 13 .984 8.82
Joseph Shields 26 205 8 9 16 .959 8.19
Marcos Rodriguez 18 139 9 8 9 .949 8.22

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gerard Rosenthal 61 168 157 14 29 .959 5.33
Ken Roesler 57 137 145 14 23 .953 4.95
James Snyder 13 33 22 4 6 .932 4.23

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat Sherrill 119 104 240 64 14 .843 2.89
James Snyder 17 16 31 2 3 .959 2.76

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walt Hriniak 76 120 216 22 22 .939 4.42
Demetri Alomar 57 91 162 30 27 .894 4.44

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dan Vestal 105 141 5 7 1 .954 1.39
Hermond Hubbard 59 115 6 7 3 .945 2.05
Wayne Wilson 42 45 6 4 1 .927 1.21
Richard Anderson 35 47 4 3 0 .944 1.46
Alfredo Conton 31 56 6 1 1 .984 2.00
Ken Roesler 30 51 3 3 0 .947 1.80
John Garofalo 25 43 2 3 0 .938 1.80
Marcos Rodriguez 21 32 5 0 1 1.000 1.76
James Snyder 21 24 1 2 0 .926 1.19
John Self 14 21 0 5 0 .808 1.50
Joseph Shields 12 19 1 1 0 .952 1.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Garnet Steubing 48 10 34 7 2 .863 0.92
Russell Henrichs 37 7 36 5 3 .896 1.16
Vern Handrahan 30 5 14 3 0 .864 0.63
Robert Healey 24 6 20 1 0 .963 1.08
Jerry Hummitzsch 23 9 14 6 2 .793 1.00
John Stokoe 22 2 41 2 2 .956 1.95
Ceferino Foy 21 13 25 4 3 .905 1.81
Fred Alworth 18 3 8 2 0 .846 0.61
Ray Orlikowski 18 4 14 2 1 .900 1.00
John Braun 17 3 10 1 0 .929 0.76
Pat Jordan 10 0 10 2 0 .833 1.00
Robert St. John 9 0.00
Harold DeMars 5 0.00
James Snyder 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Demetri Alomar 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1938
Fred Alworth 19 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 4, 1941 Montclair, NJ, US
Richard Anderson 18 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 29, 1942 Owensboro, KY, US
John Braun 21 R R 6' 5.0" 218 Dec 26, 1939 Madison, WI, US
Rico Carty 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 1, 1939 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Alfredo Conton 25 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Oct 12, 1935
Harold DeMars 23 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 22, 1937
Jim Fanning 33 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 14, 1927 Chicago, IL, US
Ceferino Foy 22 R R 6' 4.0" 175 Aug 26, 1938 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
John Garofalo 23 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 16, 1938 Westerly, RI, US
Vern Handrahan 22 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 27, 1938 Charlottetown, PE, CA
Robert Healey 23 R R 6' 2.0" 184 Jul 26, 1937 Cleveland, OH, US
Russell Henrichs 24 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Jun 25, 1937 College Plain, NY, US
Walt Hriniak 18 L R 5' 11.0" 180 May 22, 1943 Natick, MA, US
Hermond Hubbard 22 L R 6' 2.0" 185 May 20, 1939 Pittsylvania County, VA, US
Jerry Hummitzsch 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 23, 1940 Sheboygan, WI, US
Pat Jordan 20 R R 6' 2.0" 193 Apr 22, 1941 Bridgeport, CT, US
Thomas McGarrey 21 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 31, 1939
Ray Orlikowski 19 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 23, 1941 Stevens Point, WI, US
Marcos Rodriguez 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 6, 1939 Catano, PR
Ken Roesler 23 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Jan 23, 1938 Merrill, WI, US
Gerard Rosenthal 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 23, 1938 Brooklyn, NY, US
John Self 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 9, 1937
Pat Sherrill 21 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Oct 5, 1939 Houston, TX, US
Joseph Shields 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 4, 1938 Concord, NH, US
James Snyder 20 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jun 28, 1941
Robert St. John 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 28, 1939 Milford, MA, US
Garnet Steubing 20 L R 6' 3.0" 180 Nov 8, 1940 San Antonio, TX, US
John Stokoe 26 R L 5' 10.0" 175 Feb 18, 1935 Albany, NY, US
Dan Vestal 22 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 7, 1939 Yadkin County, NC, US
Wayne Wilson 25 L R 5' 10.0" 167 Nov 5, 1935 Norwalk, CT, US

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