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1968 Spartanburg Phillies

1968 > Class A > 1968 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 71-54
Scored 590 runs, Allowed 510 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-54

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: Bobby Malkmus
Represented: Spartanburg, SC
Ballpark: Duncan Park (Spartanburg, SC)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967 / 1969

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 Ernest Aguirre 19 55 223 201 29 58 7 4 3 30 2 1 19 37 .289 .348 .408 .756 82 0 2 1
2 James Alviso 20 10 9 7 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .143 .333 .286 .619 2 0 0 0
3 Kenneth Bangsberg* 20 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 George Banks 29 45 185 140 26 36 5 0 7 18 4 1 40 31 .257 .432 .443 .875 62 3 2 0
5 Jeffrie Beattie 19 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
6 Michael Beaver 20 11 9 9 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .222 .222 .444 2 0 0 0
7 Steve Cates* 18 24 61 52 4 8 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 11 .154 .224 .173 .397 9 1 3 1
8 Michael Coble# 20 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
9 Larry Cox 20 11 18 15 1 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 3 5 .200 .333 .467 .800 7 0 0 0
10 Gregg Cunnyngham 21 24 16 15 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 .133 .188 .133 .321 2 0 0 0
11 Gregory Frick 20 13 43 36 3 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 19 .139 .262 .139 .401 5 1 1 0
12 Anthony Giresi* 18 10 5 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0
13 Brian Hansen 21 9 19 16 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 .250 .368 .250 .618 4 1 0 0
14 John Herbst* 23 19 41 39 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 .128 .171 .128 .299 5 0 0 0
15 Kenneth Huebner* 24 37 114 105 14 26 0 2 1 10 3 0 6 6 .248 .281 .314 .595 33 0 0 3
16 Henry Jacquez 19 82 331 291 45 75 9 6 3 35 8 2 30 76 .258 .329 .361 .690 105 3 3 4
17 Larry Keener# 18 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
18 Robert Kenny 20 39 29 28 5 8 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 10 .286 .310 .321 .632 9 0 0 0
19 John Kirik 21 13 43 36 6 9 2 1 1 6 0 0 7 8 .250 .372 .444 .817 16 0 0 0
20 Gordon Knutson* 23 19 47 38 3 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 20 .079 .186 .079 .265 3 0 4 0
21 Louis Lanehardt* 19 6 6 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .500 .667 .500 1.167 2 0 0 0
22 Robert Leatherwood# 22 105 458 406 55 107 11 3 2 29 13 12 42 48 .264 .333 .320 .654 130 2 5 3
23 John Magnuson 22 45 155 124 22 28 5 2 4 21 5 2 26 26 .226 .368 .395 .763 49 3 0 2
24 Buck Martinez 19 8 32 28 6 11 4 0 0 11 0 1 4 1 .393 .469 .536 1.004 15 0 0 0
25 Gary McGhee* 19 26 69 60 5 12 2 0 0 2 0 2 7 14 .200 .294 .233 .527 14 1 1 0
26 Robert McLachlin* 19 11 23 21 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 13 .095 .174 .143 .317 3 0 0 0
27 Martin Meagher 20 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 2 0 0 0
28 Phil Meyer* 19 9 18 14 3 7 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 .500 .563 .643 1.205 9 0 2 0
29 Roger Nelson 23 97 368 328 65 103 12 5 9 47 23 11 38 35 .314 .386 .463 .849 152 1 0 1
30 Jesus Padron 19 115 431 370 39 103 6 0 0 42 4 3 53 39 .278 .368 .295 .662 109 1 4 3
31 Gerardo Rodriguez 19 90 337 314 42 74 14 4 4 42 3 3 15 63 .236 .275 .344 .619 108 3 3 2
32 Jose Sanchez 19 8 16 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0
33 Robert Snyder# 22 11 32 29 3 4 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 8 .138 .167 .207 .374 6 1 2 0
34 Richard Solis 23 36 114 97 9 25 4 0 1 12 1 1 10 28 .258 .339 .330 .669 32 3 2 2
35 Raymond Starnes 23 60 269 237 31 71 7 1 1 22 6 3 27 40 .300 .372 .350 .722 83 1 3 1
36 Bob Terlecki 23 23 31 26 2 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 8 .154 .214 .154 .368 4 0 3 0
37 Terry Tollestrup 22 7 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
38 Eulises Urrieta 21 8 24 20 1 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 5 .100 .167 .100 .267 2 0 0 2
39 Nick Van Lue* 21 123 507 444 83 122 25 2 23 77 6 0 53 93 .275 .349 .495 .845 220 2 0 8
40 John Vukovich 20 37 153 134 23 42 11 0 3 20 4 0 14 16 .313 .375 .463 .838 62 1 1 3
41 Chuck Wilz* 20 37 18 17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .118 .118 .118 .235 2 0 1 0
42 Richard Wissel* 22 82 282 236 47 71 16 2 2 31 6 4 41 57 .301 .402 .411 .813 97 1 1 3
43 Gary York* 22 32 63 53 6 14 2 0 1 6 0 0 8 8 .264 .365 .358 .724 19 1 0 1
43 Players 21.2 125 4611 4019 590 1054 154 32 65 488 91 46 477 777 .262 .342 .365 .707 1467 30 44 41 34
* - 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 James Alviso 20 2 2 .500 4.85 10 3 0 0 26.0 27 16 14 2 11 0 22 0 0 3 1.462 9.3 0.7 3.8 7.6 2.00
2 Kenneth Bangsberg* 20 0 0 6.00 1 1 0 0 3.0 4 2 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 1 2.000 12.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 1.00
3 Jeffrie Beattie 19 1 0 1.000 6.00 11 0 0 0 18.0 16 13 12 2 6 0 21 1 0 3 1.222 8.0 1.0 3.0 10.5 3.50
4 Michael Beaver 20 0 2 .000 5.90 10 5 0 0 29.0 33 23 19 0 20 0 24 1 0 5 1.828 10.2 0.0 6.2 7.4 1.20
5 Steve Cates* 18 9 9 .500 3.49 24 24 7 2 147.0 130 72 57 9 61 2 120 10 0 22 1.299 8.0 0.6 3.7 7.3 1.97
6 Michael Coble 20 0 1 .000 0.00 2 1 0 0 4.0 4 2 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 1 1.750 9.0 0.0 6.8 4.5 0.67
7 Larry Cox 20 2 0 1.000 2.14 7 0 0 0 21.0 15 6 5 1 18 0 20 0 0 1 1.571 6.4 0.4 7.7 8.6 1.11
8 Gregg Cunnyngham 21 4 1 .800 2.47 24 1 0 0 51.0 49 17 14 2 21 2 44 1 0 2 1.373 8.6 0.4 3.7 7.8 2.10
9 Anthony Giresi* 18 0 1 .000 2.00 10 0 0 0 18.0 12 7 4 0 13 3 22 1 0 5 1.389 6.0 0.0 6.5 11.0 1.69
10 John Herbst* 23 9 4 .692 2.69 18 13 8 0 107.0 112 42 32 6 20 2 75 1 0 4 1.234 9.4 0.5 1.7 6.3 3.75
11 Larry Keener 18 0 1 .000 13.50 1 1 0 0 2.0 1 3 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 3 3.000 4.5 0.0 22.5 0.0 0.00
12 Robert Kenny 20 6 5 .545 2.68 38 1 0 0 74.0 57 27 22 6 32 7 68 0 1 4 1.203 6.9 0.7 3.9 8.3 2.13
13 Gordon Knutson* 23 9 4 .692 2.16 19 17 9 2 125.0 102 44 30 4 41 1 121 6 0 5 1.144 7.3 0.3 3.0 8.7 2.95
14 Louis Lanehardt* 19 1 1 .500 5.50 6 4 0 0 18.0 18 13 11 2 14 1 19 1 0 1 1.778 9.0 1.0 7.0 9.5 1.36
15 Robert McLachlin* 19 5 4 .556 4.14 11 11 2 1 63.0 60 33 29 1 37 0 55 2 0 10 1.540 8.6 0.1 5.3 7.9 1.49
16 Martin Meagher 20 0 0 4.50 3 0 0 0 4.0 6 2 2 0 2 1 8 0 0 3 2.000 13.5 0.0 4.5 18.0 4.00
17 Phil Meyer* 19 3 1 .750 2.80 9 9 1 0 45.0 37 16 14 1 26 0 38 1 0 4 1.400 7.4 0.2 5.2 7.6 1.46
18 Juan Rugero* 19 0 0 18.00 2 0 0 0 3.0 4 7 6 0 6 1 4 0 0 2 3.333 12.0 0.0 18.0 12.0 0.67
19 Jose Sanchez 19 3 2 .600 4.81 8 7 2 0 43.0 52 26 23 1 20 0 31 1 2 4 1.674 10.9 0.2 4.2 6.5 1.55
20 Robert Snyder* 22 6 5 .545 4.14 11 11 5 0 74.0 76 38 34 5 25 0 57 0 0 5 1.365 9.2 0.6 3.0 6.9 2.28
21 Bob Terlecki 23 6 6 .500 4.18 23 14 3 2 84.0 83 47 39 4 39 0 68 0 0 10 1.452 8.9 0.4 4.2 7.3 1.74
22 Terry Tollestrup 22 1 0 1.000 4.20 7 0 0 0 15.0 9 10 7 2 16 1 8 0 0 2 1.667 5.4 1.2 9.6 4.8 0.50
23 Chuck Wilz* 20 4 4 .500 3.00 37 1 0 0 81.0 67 35 27 2 54 4 70 3 0 6 1.494 7.4 0.2 6.0 7.8 1.30
23 Players 20.5 71 54 .568 3.47 125 125 88 37 8 1053.0 974 510 406 52 492 25 899 29 3 105 4563 1.392 8.3 0.4 4.2 7.7 1.83
* - 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
Gerardo Rodriguez 88 650 58 16 6 .978 8.05 23
Gregory Frick 12 77 5 3 1 .965 6.83 4
John Kirik 10 69 8 3 2 .963 7.70 1
Buck Martinez 8 51 2 0 1 1.000 6.63 1
Larry Cox 4 25 0 1 0 .962 6.25 2
Brian Hansen 4 19 2 0 2 1.000 5.25 3
Gary York 4 27 2 1 0 .967 7.25 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nick Van Lue 121 984 38 13 100 .987 8.45
Gary York 8 32 2 1 0 .971 4.25
Richard Wissel 1 7 0 0 1 1.000 7.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Leatherwood 100 255 253 10 75 .981 5.08
Ernest Aguirre 19 47 42 2 10 .978 4.68
Gary McGhee 3 9 12 0 1 1.000 7.00
Jesus Padron 3 8 4 1 2 .923 4.00
Gary York 3 6 1 0 1 1.000 2.33

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Vukovich 37 37 78 5 8 .958 3.11
Ernest Aguirre 35 17 54 11 5 .866 2.03
George Banks 33 22 52 8 7 .902 2.24
Gary McGhee 12 7 18 3 2 .893 2.08
Gary York 4 3 3 2 0 .750 1.50
Raymond Starnes 3 0 8 0 2 1.000 2.67
Eulises Urrieta 3 1 2 1 0 .750 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jesus Padron 113 194 310 33 62 .939 4.46
George Banks 7 5 22 1 2 .964 3.86
Robert Leatherwood 6 11 8 1 3 .950 3.17
Eulises Urrieta 5 2 16 5 3 .783 3.60

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roger Nelson 90 163 4 5 2 .971 1.86
Richard Wissel 78 82 4 4 0 .956 1.10
Henry Jacquez 76 104 5 7 1 .940 1.43
Raymond Starnes 55 72 2 3 0 .961 1.35
John Magnuson 35 43 1 1 0 .978 1.26
Kenneth Huebner 34 39 3 3 2 .933 1.24
Richard Solis 27 44 2 1 1 .979 1.70
George Banks 5 11 0 0 0 1.000 2.20
Gary McGhee 2 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Kenny 38 6 8 0 1 1.000 0.37
Chuck Wilz 37 3 18 0 1 1.000 0.57
Steve Cates 24 0 20 3 1 .870 0.83
Gregg Cunnyngham 24 3 10 0 1 1.000 0.54
Bob Terlecki 23 5 15 1 1 .952 0.87
Gordon Knutson 19 5 13 0 0 1.000 0.95
John Herbst 18 5 23 0 2 1.000 1.56
Jeffrie Beattie 11 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.09
Robert McLachlin 11 3 7 0 1 1.000 0.91
Robert Snyder 11 1 20 0 1 1.000 1.91
James Alviso 10 1 4 2 0 .714 0.50
Michael Beaver 10 0 3 2 1 .600 0.30
Anthony Giresi 10 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.30
Phil Meyer 9 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.56
Jose Sanchez 8 0 7 1 1 .875 0.88
Larry Cox 7 1 4 1 0 .833 0.71
Terry Tollestrup 7 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.57
Louis Lanehardt 6 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.50
Martin Meagher 3 0.00
Michael Coble 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Juan Rugero 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Kenneth Bangsberg 1 0.00
Larry Keener 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ernest Aguirre 19 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Oct 29, 1948 Bakersfield, CA, US
James Alviso 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1948
Kenneth Bangsberg 20 L L 6' 8.0" 230 1948
George Banks 29 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 24, 1938 Pacolet Mills, SC, US
Jeffrie Beattie 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1949
Michael Beaver 20 R R 6' 4.0" 180 1948
Steve Cates 18 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 29, 1949 Richmond, IN, US
Michael Coble 20 S R 6' 3.0" 190 1948
Larry Cox 20 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Sep 11, 1947 Bluffton, OH, US
Gregg Cunnyngham 21 R R 6' 2.0" 160 1947
Gregory Frick 20 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Nov 18, 1947 Morristown, NJ, US
Anthony Giresi 18 L L 6' 3.0" 165 Apr 24, 1950
Brian Hansen 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 31, 1946 Detroit, MI, US
John Herbst 23 L L 6' 3.0" 205 1945
Kenneth Huebner 24 L L 6' 0.0" 185 May 2, 1944
Henry Jacquez 19 R R 5' 10.0" 185 1949
Larry Keener 18 S R 6' 6.0" 210 Oct 7, 1949
Robert Kenny 20 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Dec 13, 1947 Auburn, NY, US
John Kirik 21 R R 5' 10.0" 184 1947
Gordon Knutson 23 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Feb 8, 1945
Louis Lanehardt 19 L L 6' 4.0" 210 1949
Robert Leatherwood 22 S R 5' 11.0" 175 1946
John Magnuson 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1946
Buck Martinez 19 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Nov 7, 1948 Redding, CA, US
Gary McGhee 19 L R 6' 1.0" 189 Mar 7, 1949
Robert McLachlin 19 L L 6' 4.0" 198 Feb 27, 1949
Martin Meagher 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1948
Phil Meyer 19 L L 6' 1.0" 188 Feb 8, 1949
Roger Nelson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Jun 7, 1945 Paterson, NJ, US
Jesus Padron 19 R R 5' 10.0" 152 1949
Gerardo Rodriguez 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1949
Juan Rugero 19 R L 6' 1.0" 143 1949
Jose Sanchez 19 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1949
Robert Snyder 22 S L 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 13, 1946
Richard Solis 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1945
Raymond Starnes 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1945
Bob Terlecki 23 R R 5' 8.0" 185 Feb 14, 1945 Trenton, NJ, US
Terry Tollestrup 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1946
Eulises Urrieta 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1947
Nick Van Lue 21 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 6, 1946
John Vukovich 20 R R 6' 1.0" 187 Jul 31, 1947 Sacramento, CA, US
Chuck Wilz 20 L L 6' 2.0" 191 Jun 25, 1948 Dayton, OH, US
Richard Wissel 22 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 9, 1946
Gary York 22 L R 6' 1.0" 180 1946

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