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1973 Pittsfield Rangers

1973 > Class AA > 1973 Eastern League (American)
Overall: 75-61
Scored 675 runs, Allowed 621 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-63

Affiliation: Texas Rangers-AL
Manager: Joseph Klein
Represented: Pittsfield, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1972 / 1974

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 Lew Beasley* 24 128 476 418 63 120 19 4 3 52 21 9 45 39 .287 .363 .373 .736 156 6 5 2
2 Jimmy Blackmon 25 39 13 12 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 6 .167 .167 .417 .583 5 0 1 0
3 Charles Bordes 22 125 467 378 54 93 11 2 1 37 1 1 74 46 .246 .366 .294 .660 111 1 8 6
4 Jerry Bostic* 24 22 49 44 7 9 2 0 0 4 0 0 2 13 .205 .239 .250 .489 11 0 3 0
5 Kenneth Caldwell 24 38 121 115 12 26 3 1 0 9 1 0 5 33 .226 .264 .270 .534 31 1 0 0
6 Dave Criscione 21 79 311 250 32 69 17 0 4 45 6 2 47 38 .276 .395 .392 .787 98 6 2 6
7 Mike Cubbage* 22 109 446 346 81 108 16 3 13 65 3 3 93 50 .312 .457 .488 .946 169 3 0 4
8 Dennis Dalton 24 14 22 21 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 .143 .143 .143 .286 3 0 1 0
9 Art DeFilippis* 21 31 71 54 9 15 3 1 1 9 0 0 10 8 .278 .394 .426 .820 23 1 5 1
10 Scott Goodwin 22 11 16 13 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .077 .071 .077 .148 1 0 2 1
11 Rick Guarnera 26 97 290 254 37 61 9 1 0 17 3 0 29 35 .240 .320 .283 .604 72 1 6 0
12 Andy Hancock 26 16 24 22 2 4 3 0 0 2 0 0 2 8 .182 .250 .318 .568 7 0 0 0
13 David Harper 19 11 23 19 0 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 9 .105 .150 .158 .308 3 0 3 0
14 Roy Howell* 19 96 341 277 44 67 12 2 15 47 1 1 59 91 .242 .376 .462 .838 128 1 3 1
15 Rick Kemp* 22 24 52 46 9 12 2 0 2 5 0 0 3 18 .261 .306 .435 .741 20 0 3 0
16 Edwin Layman 25 32 21 19 4 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 3 .263 .333 .368 .702 7 0 0 0
17 John Merlet 28 78 250 204 30 57 8 1 1 23 0 0 39 28 .279 .395 .343 .738 70 2 2 3
18 Dave Moharter* 23 37 25 25 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 7 .200 .200 .200 .400 5 0 0 0
19 Timothy Murphy 22 5 10 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .100 .000 .100 0 0 0 0
20 James Owen* 20 27 59 47 3 4 0 0 0 5 0 0 8 21 .085 .218 .085 .303 4 0 4 0
21 Ken Pape 21 16 48 45 6 8 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 10 .178 .213 .200 .413 9 0 1 0
22 Tom Robson 27 125 495 418 83 132 20 2 38 126 4 1 73 76 .316 .418 .646 1.064 270 2 0 2
23 Robert Spinner 23 133 543 461 78 118 14 2 11 48 20 5 69 108 .256 .359 .367 .726 169 6 6 1
24 Dick Such* 28 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
25 Jim Sundberg 22 91 301 242 39 72 14 0 5 40 0 1 52 57 .298 .421 .417 .838 101 1 4 2
26 Edward Szado* 24 16 33 29 2 5 0 0 1 5 0 0 3 9 .172 .273 .276 .549 8 1 0 0
27 Stan Thomas 23 51 16 15 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .200 .188 .267 .454 4 0 0 1
28 Vernon Wilkins* 21 123 466 410 74 127 11 6 3 47 32 8 52 74 .310 .388 .388 .776 159 1 2 1
28 Players 23.1 137 4992 4196 675 1128 169 25 99 598 92 31 671 810 .269 .372 .392 .763 1644 33 61 31 43
* - 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 Jimmy Blackmon 25 2 4 .333 5.71 39 2 0 0 7 63.0 70 44 40 5 32 3 45 3 0 2 1.619 10.0 0.7 4.6 6.4 1.41
2 Jerry Bostic* 24 9 6 .600 4.28 22 21 8 4 1 122.0 120 63 58 15 38 2 88 3 0 1 1.295 8.9 1.1 2.8 6.5 2.32
3 Dennis Dalton 24 3 5 .375 5.81 14 10 1 0 1 62.0 83 45 40 9 23 2 20 3 1 0 1.710 12.0 1.3 3.3 2.9 0.87
4 Art DeFilippis* 21 11 6 .647 4.50 24 22 9 2 0 146.0 134 81 73 18 72 1 115 6 1 9 1.411 8.3 1.1 4.4 7.1 1.60
5 Scott Goodwin 22 4 2 .667 3.86 9 8 1 1 0 35.0 30 18 15 0 44 2 31 1 1 5 2.114 7.7 0.0 11.3 8.0 0.70
6 Rick Guarnera 26 0 0 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
7 David Harper 19 4 2 .667 4.15 11 10 1 0 0 65.0 78 31 30 6 24 1 38 2 0 3 1.569 10.8 0.8 3.3 5.3 1.58
8 Rick Kemp* 22 8 8 .500 4.77 23 22 5 0 0 134.0 145 80 71 9 65 3 79 5 0 14 1.567 9.7 0.6 4.4 5.3 1.22
9 Edwin Layman 25 1 3 .250 4.96 32 1 0 0 5 78.0 76 52 43 4 55 6 51 6 1 5 1.679 8.8 0.5 6.3 5.9 0.93
10 Dave Moharter* 23 8 5 .615 3.23 37 2 1 0 7 78.0 77 34 28 6 28 3 40 2 0 3 1.346 8.9 0.7 3.2 4.6 1.43
11 James Owen 20 10 12 .455 5.23 27 25 6 1 0 148.0 156 99 86 8 95 5 108 7 1 16 1.696 9.5 0.5 5.8 6.6 1.14
12 Dick Such 28 1 1 .500 7.71 6 1 0 0 0 7.0 11 6 6 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 2.143 14.1 3.9 5.1 1.3 0.25
13 Edward Szado* 24 7 1 .875 3.91 16 12 1 0 1 76.0 65 37 33 8 60 2 61 2 0 3 1.645 7.7 0.9 7.1 7.2 1.02
14 Stan Thomas 23 7 6 .538 2.75 51 0 0 0 15 85.0 85 31 26 2 24 2 68 1 0 2 1.282 9.0 0.2 2.5 7.2 2.83
14 Players 22.8 75 61 .551 4.50 137 137 104 33 9 37 1099.0 1131 621 549 93 564 32 745 41 5 63 1.542 9.3 0.8 4.6 6.1 1.32
* - 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
Jim Sundberg 78 449 52 3 4 .994 6.42 10
Dave Criscione 55 295 29 3 5 .991 5.89 15
Andy Hancock 15 53 3 0 0 1.000 3.73 1
Timothy Murphy 5 15 1 1 0 .941 3.20 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Robson 94 738 39 12 60 .985 8.27
Kenneth Caldwell 34 230 21 3 15 .988 7.38
Vernon Wilkins 20 129 6 1 11 .993 6.75
Rick Guarnera 7 21 2 0 1 1.000 3.29

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Cubbage 80 163 197 10 42 .973 4.50
John Merlet 58 109 134 10 21 .960 4.19
Rick Guarnera 7 14 11 0 3 1.000 3.57

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Howell 91 51 154 23 14 .899 2.25
Mike Cubbage 33 25 54 6 1 .929 2.39
Rick Guarnera 23 21 28 2 2 .961 2.13
Ken Pape 10 5 16 2 0 .913 2.10

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Bordes 123 172 356 21 54 .962 4.29
Rick Guarnera 20 20 43 6 6 .913 3.15
Ken Pape 6 2 9 1 1 .917 1.83
Roy Howell 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Spinner 130 215 6 8 0 .965 1.70
Lew Beasley 124 232 9 7 1 .972 1.94
Vernon Wilkins 97 150 3 8 0 .950 1.58
Rick Guarnera 36 51 3 2 0 .964 1.50
Tom Robson 29 40 2 0 0 1.000 1.45
Dave Criscione 27 38 2 1 0 .976 1.48
Kenneth Caldwell 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stan Thomas 51 5 23 0 1 1.000 0.55
Jimmy Blackmon 39 5 11 3 0 .842 0.41
Dave Moharter 37 2 16 1 1 .947 0.49
Edwin Layman 32 5 16 1 0 .955 0.66
James Owen 27 7 21 6 0 .824 1.04
Art DeFilippis 24 7 24 1 2 .969 1.29
Rick Kemp 23 10 31 2 1 .953 1.78
Jerry Bostic 22 7 25 3 3 .914 1.45
Edward Szado 16 0 9 1 1 .900 0.56
Dennis Dalton 14 4 6 0 0 1.000 0.71
David Harper 11 4 6 0 1 1.000 0.91
Scott Goodwin 9 4 9 1 0 .929 1.44
Dick Such 6 0 0 0 0 0.00
Rick Guarnera 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Lew Beasley 24 L R 5' 10.0" 172 Aug 27, 1948 Sparta, VA, US
Jimmy Blackmon 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 15, 1947 Rock Hill, SC, US
Charles Bordes 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 4, 1950 New Orleans, LA, US
Jerry Bostic 24 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 16, 1948 Elgin, TX, US
Kenneth Caldwell 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 15, 1949 Iredell County, NC, US
Dave Criscione 21 R R 5' 8.0" 185 Sep 2, 1951 Dunkirk, NY, US
Mike Cubbage 22 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 21, 1950 Charlottesville, VA, US
Dennis Dalton 24 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 31, 1948 Altavista, VA, US
Art DeFilippis 21 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 7, 1952 Stamford, CT, US
Scott Goodwin 22 R R 6' 1.0" 198 Jul 4, 1950 Reseda, CA, US
Rick Guarnera 26 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 21, 1946 Baltimore, MD, US
Andy Hancock 26 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 23, 1946 Tryon, NC, US
David Harper 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Dec 22, 1953 Warrington, GB
Roy Howell 19 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 18, 1953 Lompoc, CA, US
Rick Kemp 22 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 13, 1950 Kankakee, IL, US
Edwin Layman 25 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Aug 17, 1947 Spencer, WV, US
John Merlet 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 14, 1944 Beloit, WI, US
Dave Moharter 23 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 12, 1949 Berwick, PA, US
Timothy Murphy 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1951
James Owen 20 L R 6' 5.0" 200 Oct 12, 1952 Arrington, GB
Ken Pape 21 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Oct 1, 1951 San Antonio, TX, US
Tom Robson 27 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Jan 15, 1946 Rochester, NY, US
Robert Spinner 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 28, 1949 Southport, GB
Dick Such 28 L R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 15, 1944 Sanford, NC, US
Jim Sundberg 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 18, 1951 Galesburg, IL, US
Edward Szado 24 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 29, 1948 Ware, MA, US
Stan Thomas 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 11, 1949 Rumford, ME, US
Vernon Wilkins 21 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Jul 4, 1951 Fort Towson, OK, US

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