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1980 Butte Copper Kings

1980 > Class Rookie > 1980 Pioneer League (South)
Overall: 29-40
Scored 498 runs, Allowed 507 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 34-35

Affiliation: Milwaukee Brewers-AL
Manager: Ken Richardson
Represented: Butte, MT
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1979 / 1981

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 Raymond Alonzo* 22 29 121 107 21 44 10 2 3 26 4 1 10 12 .411 .463 .626 1.089 67 2 0 2
2 Juan Castillo# 18 59 199 183 28 53 9 3 0 20 6 7 10 30 .290 .337 .372 .708 68 3 3 0
3 Marcos Gomez# 20 44 93 78 9 15 1 1 1 12 0 2 11 19 .192 .297 .269 .566 21 1 2 1
4 Dion James* 17 59 271 224 57 71 14 1 0 27 15 8 42 11 .317 .422 .388 .810 87 0 3 2
5 Ronnie Jones# 18 62 280 249 56 64 3 4 1 23 15 7 27 53 .257 .335 .313 .648 78 2 2 0
6 John Jordan 20 32 102 94 12 26 3 1 0 11 0 0 6 8 .277 .314 .330 .644 31 0 0 2
7 Butch Kirby* 18 44 158 134 26 30 3 4 0 19 6 2 22 37 .224 .333 .306 .639 41 0 2 0
8 Bill Lyons 22 36 116 92 22 29 6 5 0 15 7 1 21 20 .315 .447 .489 .936 45 1 2 0
9 Gerald Miller 21 67 297 233 55 77 18 4 9 67 9 5 52 48 .330 .458 .558 1.016 130 7 0 5
10 Angel Morris 17 31 63 58 7 11 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 17 .190 .242 .224 .466 13 1 1 0
11 Maury Ornest# 20 46 182 146 36 47 7 4 4 28 6 1 36 41 .322 .456 .507 .963 74 0 0 0
12 Carlos Ponce 21 69 285 259 48 90 18 7 7 55 3 3 19 44 .347 .392 .552 .944 143 2 2 3
13 Terry Ragan* 19 19 43 37 8 8 0 0 0 5 3 0 5 12 .216 .302 .216 .519 8 0 0 1
14 Randy Ready 20 61 288 226 65 85 23 4 8 50 2 2 57 32 .376 .497 .619 1.116 140 1 0 4
15 Walter Steele 21 33 119 90 20 25 6 2 3 21 5 1 26 22 .278 .449 .489 .938 44 2 1 0
16 George Talbert 20 45 150 126 17 26 6 0 2 18 1 2 21 51 .206 .329 .302 .630 38 2 1 0
17 John Wood? 19 44 92 80 11 28 4 0 2 16 1 1 8 25 .350 .400 .475 .875 38 0 2 2
17 Players 19.5 70 2859 2416 498 729 133 42 40 414 83 43 376 482 .302 .398 .441 .839 1066 24 21 22 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 Elmer Cavner* 22 4 2 .667 2.43 25 0 0 0 4 37.0 41 19 10 0 20 2 30 0 0 5 1.649 10.0 0.0 4.9 7.3 1.50
2 Gregory Cicotte 21 0 2 .000 6.70 21 4 0 0 0 43.0 46 43 32 1 48 0 43 1 0 13 2.186 9.6 0.2 10.0 9.0 0.90
3 Ty Coleman* 20 1 3 .250 7.20 17 3 0 0 1 55.0 79 67 44 2 45 2 55 2 3 12 2.255 12.9 0.3 7.4 9.0 1.22
4 Richard Effrig 20 2 1 .667 5.06 8 4 0 0 1 32.0 27 24 18 3 20 1 33 1 1 10 1.469 7.6 0.8 5.6 9.3 1.65
5 Robert Elliott 21 4 3 .571 2.44 13 7 0 0 2 48.0 42 19 13 0 18 1 52 0 0 6 1.250 7.9 0.0 3.4 9.8 2.89
6 Raymond Gallo* 21 1 2 .333 2.40 9 0 0 0 2 15.0 15 8 4 0 9 0 17 0 0 4 1.600 9.0 0.0 5.4 10.2 1.89
7 James Haggerty* 22 0 0 3.00 3 0 0 0 0 3.0 6 7 1 1 5 0 1 0 0 1 3.667 18.0 3.0 15.0 3.0 0.20
8 Craig Herberholz 18 3 4 .429 6.05 10 8 2 0 0 55.0 64 48 37 4 26 0 42 4 0 7 1.636 10.5 0.7 4.3 6.9 1.62
9 David Jensen 21 1 2 .333 6.23 16 1 0 0 0 26.0 27 25 18 1 19 3 23 0 0 5 1.769 9.3 0.3 6.6 8.0 1.21
10 Ronald Kollmann 20 1 1 .500 7.56 15 1 0 0 1 25.0 35 27 21 3 10 1 15 2 0 3 1.800 12.6 1.1 3.6 5.4 1.50
11 Mark Lepson 20 0 2 .000 16.62 4 4 0 0 0 13.0 31 28 24 2 16 1 4 2 0 0 3.615 21.5 1.4 11.1 2.8 0.25
12 Luis Matias 20 1 1 .500 9.00 14 0 0 0 0 17.0 28 22 17 1 6 2 20 0 0 0 2.000 14.8 0.5 3.2 10.6 3.33
13 Randy Meyer 22 0 2 .000 5.00 2 1 0 0 0 9.0 6 10 5 0 10 1 6 1 0 3 1.778 6.0 0.0 10.0 6.0 0.60
14 David Morris 17 4 3 .571 4.84 12 12 0 0 0 67.0 78 42 36 2 52 3 39 0 2 12 1.940 10.5 0.3 7.0 5.2 0.75
15 Michael Orlich 21 1 2 .333 5.85 10 9 0 0 0 40.0 52 36 26 3 21 0 30 1 0 4 1.825 11.7 0.7 4.7 6.8 1.43
16 Paul Pallas 21 0 0 inf 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
17 Stephen Parrott 23 4 3 .571 4.08 12 9 0 0 0 53.0 61 29 24 2 29 1 40 2 0 4 1.698 10.4 0.3 4.9 6.8 1.38
18 Vincent Pone 20 2 7 .222 7.47 17 7 0 0 0 47.0 46 52 39 2 59 0 57 6 3 19 2.234 8.8 0.4 11.3 10.9 0.97
18 Players 20.4 29 40 .420 5.66 70 70 68 2 2 11 588.0 685 507 370 27 414 18 507 23 9 108 1.869 10.5 0.4 6.3 7.8 1.22
* - 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
John Jordan 32 181 26 9 2 .958 6.47 7
Angel Morris 30 110 10 13 1 .902 4.00 17
Walter Steele 24 175 19 4 2 .980 8.08 12
George Talbert 10 50 0 2 1 .962 5.00 9

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carlos Ponce 43 348 21 12 18 .969 8.58
Raymond Alonzo 15 131 1 2 12 .985 8.80
George Talbert 12 86 0 6 3 .935 7.17
John Wood 3 12 1 0 0 1.000 4.33
Dion James 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.50
Maury Ornest 2 10 1 1 1 .917 5.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Juan Castillo 55 87 99 18 16 .912 3.38
Randy Ready 21 35 58 4 7 .959 4.43
Butch Kirby 8 11 20 3 2 .912 3.88
John Wood 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Maury Ornest 36 16 60 14 3 .844 2.11
Randy Ready 20 8 13 4 1 .840 1.05
Butch Kirby 18 9 29 10 1 .792 2.11
Walter Steele 6 2 6 4 0 .667 1.33
John Wood 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Bill Lyons 1 1 2 1 0 .750 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Randy Ready 32 46 103 14 8 .914 4.66
Bill Lyons 31 37 97 8 11 .944 4.32
Butch Kirby 14 29 37 9 3 .880 4.71

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gerald Miller 66 109 6 10 0 .920 1.74
Ronnie Jones 60 106 7 7 0 .942 1.88
Dion James 57 75 4 7 0 .919 1.39
Marcos Gomez 23 22 1 1 0 .958 1.00
Carlos Ponce 13 12 3 0 1 1.000 1.15
Terry Ragan 11 15 0 2 0 .882 1.36

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Elmer Cavner 25 2 7 2 1 .818 0.36
Gregory Cicotte 21 6 7 1 1 .929 0.62
Ty Coleman 17 2 7 4 0 .692 0.53
Vincent Pone 17 2 6 3 0 .727 0.47
David Jensen 16 2 2 0 2 1.000 0.25
Ronald Kollmann 15 3 7 0 1 1.000 0.67
Luis Matias 14 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.43
Robert Elliott 13 4 10 2 1 .875 1.08
David Morris 12 1 12 1 0 .929 1.08
Stephen Parrott 12 2 11 2 2 .867 1.08
Craig Herberholz 10 4 5 1 2 .900 0.90
Michael Orlich 10 3 7 0 1 1.000 1.00
Raymond Gallo 9 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.33
Richard Effrig 8 1 3 3 0 .571 0.50
Mark Lepson 4 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00
James Haggerty 3 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.67
Randy Meyer 2 0 2 1 0 .667 1.00
Paul Pallas 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Raymond Alonzo 22 L L 6' 1.0" 200 1958
Juan Castillo 18 S R 5' 11.0" 162 Jan 25, 1962 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Elmer Cavner 22 L 5' 11.0" 198 1958
Gregory Cicotte 21 R 6' 4.0" 190 1959
Ty Coleman 20 L 6' 5.0" 220 1960
Richard Effrig 20 R 6' 6.0" 200 1960
Robert Elliott 21 R 6' 2.0" 180 1959
Raymond Gallo 21 L 6' 2.0" 200 1959
Marcos Gomez 20 S R 6' 0.0" 170 1960
James Haggerty 22 L 6' 0.0" 180 1958
Craig Herberholz 18 R 6' 4.0" 200 1962
Dion James 17 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Nov 9, 1962 Philadelphia, PA, US
David Jensen 21 R 6' 3.0" 195 1959
Ronnie Jones 18 S R 5' 11.0" 170 1962
John Jordan 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1960
Butch Kirby 18 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 12, 1961
Ronald Kollmann 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 16, 1960 Bismark, ND, US
Mark Lepson 20 R 6' 4.0" 215 1960
Bill Lyons 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Apr 26, 1958 Alton, IL, US
Luis Matias 20 R 6' 0.0" 170 1960
Randy Meyer 22 R 6' 2.0" 195 1958
Gerald Miller 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1959
Angel Morris 17 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 22, 1963
David Morris 17 R 6' 2.0" 202 Sep 3, 1962
Michael Orlich 21 R 6' 3.0" 200 1959
Maury Ornest 20 S R 6' 3.0" 195 1960
Paul Pallas 21 R 6' 1.0" 190 1959
Stephen Parrott 23 R R 6' 6.0" 220 1957
Carlos Ponce 21 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 7, 1959 Rio Piedras, PR
Vincent Pone 20 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1960
Terry Ragan 19 L R 6' 1.0" 185 1961
Randy Ready 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 8, 1960 San Mateo, CA, US
Walter Steele 21 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1959
George Talbert 20 R R 6' 1.0" 207 1960
John Wood 19 R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 2, 1960 Olympia, WA, US

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