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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
1Demetri Alomar235925422931505132232027.
2Fred Alworth19202522250000033.227.320.227.5475000
3Richard Anderson183715213518324021201635.237.322.311.63342100
4John Braun21172622140001038.
5Rico Carty2111040934269102191113945995.298.404.456.860156332
6Alfredo Conton323214312217303001081613.246.345.270.61633311
7Harold DeMars*23540000.000.0000
8Jim Fanning33259376918301151146.237.359.316.67424111
9Ceferino Foy222156502610060313.
10John Garofalo*233011498142501088149.255.354.276.62927110
11Vern Handrahan*22313024461000006.
12Robert Healey23241715030000004.
13Russell Henrichs2437725087100401324.140.338.160.4988270
14Walt Hriniak*1876312267358314125043835.311.401.393.794105403
15Hermond Hubbard*2260251215456910563783137.321.404.498.902107113
16Jerry Hummitzsch202637314400030512.
17Pat Jordan20101010000000002.
18Thomas McGarrey*213013310919223011232415.202.346.257.60328000
19Ray Orlikowski*191922191100020310.
20Marcos Rodriguez214617614527314211852633.214.331.290.62142113
21Ken Roesler*238838432960908674084943.274.369.398.767131222
22Gerard Rosenthal226428122934579012324147.249.371.301.67269461
23John Self23632682414361122103722553.253.322.444.766107011
24Pat Sherrill21127565473761271581378884101.268.384.416.800197521
25Joseph Shields2376278237335811283703272.245.342.409.75197432
26James Snyder207123020318476232112757.232.322.325.64766000
27Robert St. John21930000.000.0000
28Garnet Steubing*20668676820220121920.263.349.342.69126100
29John Stokoe2629535081340170311.260.302.400.70220000
30Dan Vestal*221084624195013120236692950.313.365.391.756164743
31Wayne Wilson*2544183152293910021632520.257.374.362.73555411
31 Players22.1130514643996651140165357557778625870.259.355.364.7191600455027
* - 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
1Fred Alworth1918.1116.611871064.0715647754473071.95310.
2John Braun2127.2224.301790069.0704233744601051.6529.
3Harold DeMars*2311.50050
4Ceferino Foy2296.6002.03211782133.0103543010531083121.1737.
5Vern Handrahan2229.1824.5030112094.0996547548883141.5649.
6Robert Healey2343.5714.782410064.0654234537524161.5949.
7Russell Henrichs241011.4763.71372592189.0209117782176151111121.50810.
8Jerry Hummitzsch2029.1825.61231620101.01118163483581171.9219.
9Pat Jordan2002.0006.431050028.0253120140245072.3218.00.312.97.70.60
10Ray Orlikowski*1927.2226.8818102168.07571526607131101.9859.
11James Snyder200020
12Robert St. John210090
13Garnet Steubing201010.5003.91481341152.014083661073118251.4018.
14John Stokoe*2695.6432.21221392114.01075528744802041.3258.
14 Players21.75278.4004.19130130933781116.21118728520846448774587451501.5789.
* - 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


Rico Carty10063665297.9607.0135
Joseph Shields351991922.9916.235
Jim Fanning1060920.9726.901


John Self4837527618.9858.38
Thomas McGarrey2823413413.9848.82
Joseph Shields262058916.9598.19
Marcos Rodriguez18139989.9498.22


Gerard Rosenthal611681571429.9595.33
Ken Roesler571371451423.9534.95
James Snyder13332246.9324.23


Pat Sherrill1191042406414.8432.89
James Snyder17163123.9592.76


Walt Hriniak761202162222.9394.42
Demetri Alomar57911623027.8944.44


Dan Vestal105141571.9541.39
Hermond Hubbard59115673.9452.05
Wayne Wilson4245641.9271.21
Richard Anderson3547430.9441.46
Alfredo Conton3156611.9842.00
Ken Roesler3051330.9471.80
John Garofalo2543230.9381.80
Marcos Rodriguez21325011.0001.76
James Snyder2124120.9261.19
John Self1421050.8081.50
Joseph Shields1219110.9521.67


Garnet Steubing48103472.8630.92
Russell Henrichs3773653.8961.16
Vern Handrahan3051430.8640.63
Robert Healey2462010.9631.08
Jerry Hummitzsch2391462.7931.00
John Stokoe2224122.9561.95
Ceferino Foy21132543.9051.81
Fred Alworth183820.8460.61
Ray Orlikowski1841421.9001.00
John Braun1731010.9290.76
Pat Jordan1001020.8331.00
Robert St. John90.00
Harold DeMars50.00
James Snyder20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Demetri Alomar23RR5' 11.0"1751938
Fred Alworth19RR5' 11.0"185Nov 4, 1941Montclair, NJ, US
Richard Anderson18RR6' 2.0"195Dec 29, 1942Owensboro, KY, US
John Braun21RR6' 5.0"218Dec 26, 1939Madison, WI, US
Rico Carty21RR6' 3.0"200Sep 1, 1939San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Alfredo Conton32RR5' 8.0"170Oct 12, 1928Consuelo, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Harold DeMars23LL5' 11.0"160Aug 22, 1937
Jim Fanning33RR5' 11.0"180Sep 14, 1927Chicago, IL, US
Ceferino Foy22RR6' 4.0"175Aug 26, 1938San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
John Garofalo23LL5' 11.0"170Feb 16, 1938Westerly, RI, US
Vern Handrahan22LR6' 2.0"185Nov 27, 1938Charlottetown, PE, CA
Robert Healey23RR6' 2.0"184Jul 26, 1937Cleveland, OH, US
Russell Henrichs24RR6' 2.0"215Jun 25, 1937College Plain, NY, US
Walt Hriniak18LR5' 11.0"180May 22, 1943Natick, MA, US
Hermond Hubbard22LR6' 2.0"185May 20, 1939Pittsylvania County, VA, US
Jerry Hummitzsch20RR6' 2.0"200Dec 23, 1940Sheboygan, WI, US
Pat Jordan20RR6' 2.0"193Apr 22, 1941Bridgeport, CT, US
Thomas McGarrey21LL6' 1.0"185Jul 31, 1939
Ray Orlikowski19LL6' 0.0"185Oct 23, 1941Stevens Point, WI, US
Marcos Rodriguez21RR6' 0.0"175Oct 6, 1939Catano, PR
Ken Roesler23LR5' 10.0"180Jan 23, 1938Merrill, WI, US
Gerard Rosenthal22RR5' 11.0"175Oct 23, 1938Brooklyn, NY, US
John Self23RR6' 2.0"190Sep 9, 1937
Pat Sherrill21RR6' 0.0"195Oct 5, 1939Houston, TX, US
Joseph Shields23RR6' 2.0"190Feb 4, 1938Concord, NH, US
James Snyder20RR5' 11.0"165Jun 28, 1941
Robert St. John21RR6' 2.0"195Sep 28, 1939Milford, MA, US
Garnet Steubing20LR6' 3.0"180Nov 8, 1940San Antonio, TX, US
John Stokoe26RL5' 10.0"175Feb 18, 1935Albany, NY, US
Dan Vestal22LR5' 11.0"180Mar 7, 1939Yadkin County, NC, US
Wayne Wilson25LR5' 10.0"167Nov 5, 1935Norwalk, CT, US

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