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1966 Rock Hill Cardinals

1966 > Class A > 1966 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 58-68
Scored 559 runs, Allowed 614 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 58-68

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Jack Krol
Represented: Rock Hill, SC
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (Rock Hill, SC)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1965 / 1967

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 Laurence Bowlby 19 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
2 Fred Brigham 23 66 204 175 28 41 6 0 6 25 1 0 27 57 .234 .335 .371 .706 65 0 1 1
3 Robert Bruns* 22 7 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 Michael Buist 19 13 25 17 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 6 4 .118 .348 .176 .524 3 0 2 0
5 Charles Byrd* 22 105 426 382 60 105 20 4 1 36 8 3 32 27 .275 .333 .356 .689 136 3 5 4
6 Ed Cecil 24 42 18 17 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 .235 .278 .294 .572 5 0 0 0
7 Jose Cepeda 22 17 47 42 8 10 1 1 0 3 0 0 4 11 .238 .304 .310 .614 13 0 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
8 Bill Cheslock 22 33 114 99 10 14 5 0 3 14 0 0 14 43 .141 .246 .283 .528 28 0 0 1
9 William Collins* 23 51 42 36 4 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 19 .111 .220 .111 .331 4 0 1 0
10 Michael Davis 20 76 314 295 41 69 6 2 10 34 4 1 18 76 .234 .277 .369 .647 109 0 0 1
11 Boots Day* 18 123 461 418 53 101 22 5 15 71 11 1 32 83 .242 .293 .426 .719 178 1 4 6
12 Bobby Diaz 23 76 344 305 45 80 12 2 1 18 13 3 30 22 .262 .327 .325 .652 99 2 2 5
13 Dewey Freeman* 23 118 464 400 55 102 18 2 10 48 2 2 58 55 .255 .346 .385 .731 154 0 1 5
14 Billy Gamble 22 9 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
15 Michael Gordon 22 9 19 17 1 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 3 .235 .316 .235 .551 4 0 0 0
16 Raul Guerrero 21 51 177 154 24 35 9 0 9 23 3 2 20 52 .227 .328 .461 .789 71 3 0 0
17 Dale Hill 19 10 31 29 2 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 9 .172 .226 .172 .398 5 1 0 0
18 Ronald Jancek 23 5 11 10 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 3 .200 .273 .200 .473 2 0 0 0
19 Jack Krol 29 1 5 2 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 1.000 1.000 1.500 2.500 3 0 0 0
20 Kenneth Kurtz* 22 45 206 182 30 57 12 0 0 13 11 2 18 19 .313 .385 .379 .764 69 4 1 1
21 Bob Lanning 20 14 61 54 7 20 3 2 1 9 1 0 5 13 .370 .443 .556 .998 30 2 0 0
22 Thomas Longa 20 4 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
23 Bruce MacLean 21 17 5 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 0 0 0
24 Alfonso Mairena 18 113 413 366 34 80 19 1 4 31 1 0 37 36 .219 .298 .309 .607 113 6 0 4
25 Andy Martin* 23 53 43 39 6 9 2 0 0 3 0 0 4 11 .231 .302 .282 .584 11 0 0 0
26 Mac McGowen 21 10 17 16 2 6 4 1 0 8 0 0 1 5 .375 .412 .750 1.162 12 0 0 0
27 Willie Montanez* 18 93 350 306 48 86 18 7 11 49 10 3 42 52 .281 .371 .493 .865 151 2 0 0
28 Jack Price* 19 20 46 41 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 17 .122 .200 .122 .322 5 2 1 0
29 Bob Schaefer* 22 43 181 155 14 36 5 0 2 11 0 0 25 41 .232 .343 .303 .646 47 1 0 0
30 Larry Snyder 21 71 243 194 36 59 9 5 7 36 1 1 44 39 .304 .432 .510 .942 99 1 2 2
31 Ed Sprague 20 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0
32 Orest Strayski 22 4 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .667 .667 .667 1.333 2 0 0 0
33 Robert Taylor* 20 14 43 36 5 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 6 7 .056 .190 .056 .246 2 0 1 0
34 Michael Thompson* 24 48 162 141 11 33 3 0 1 14 1 1 18 26 .234 .327 .277 .604 39 2 0 1
35 Mike Torrez 19 16 31 30 4 9 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 .300 .300 .333 .633 10 0 1 0
36 Jerry Vezendy 23 20 39 30 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 8 25 .033 .237 .067 .304 2 0 1 0
37 Jack Whillock 23 30 57 53 2 8 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 25 .151 .167 .245 .412 13 0 3 0
38 Ken Winter 21 5 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .333 .250 .333 .583 1 0 0 1
38 Players 21.0 126 4657 4077 559 997 182 32 82 466 73 21 489 918 .245 .328 .365 .693 1489 32 27 32 18
* - 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 Laurence Bowlby 19 0 1 .000 7.20 1 1 0 0 5.0 11 7 4 1 4 0 6 1 0 1 3.000 19.8 1.8 7.2 10.8 1.50
2 Robert Bruns* 22 0 3 .000 7.07 6 6 1 0 28.0 35 25 22 2 26 0 24 3 0 6 2.179 11.2 0.6 8.4 7.7 0.92
3 Michael Buist 19 1 6 .143 4.58 12 11 1 0 59.0 68 45 30 6 36 0 40 3 0 7 1.763 10.4 0.9 5.5 6.1 1.11
4 Ed Cecil 24 5 5 .500 2.12 42 0 0 0 72.0 63 26 17 1 32 2 81 2 0 6 1.319 7.9 0.1 4.0 10.1 2.53
5 William Collins* 23 7 5 .583 3.16 50 1 1 0 134.0 136 71 47 6 51 7 73 4 0 9 1.396 9.1 0.4 3.4 4.9 1.43
6 Edward Davis 19 0 0 4.50 2 1 0 0 4.0 3 2 2 0 4 0 3 1 0 1 1.750 6.8 0.0 9.0 6.8 0.75
7 Boots Day* 18 0 0 18.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 5 4 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2.500 22.5 4.5 0.0 9.0
8 Billy Gamble 22 1 4 .200 5.59 8 8 0 0 29.0 36 27 18 4 17 1 15 1 0 0 1.828 11.2 1.2 5.3 4.7 0.88
9 Ronald Jancek* 23 3 1 .750 1.80 4 4 2 2 30.0 14 8 6 1 11 0 35 0 0 1 0.833 4.2 0.3 3.3 10.5 3.18
10 Thomas Longa 20 1 0 1.000 6.00 4 3 0 0 18.0 15 14 12 1 9 0 10 2 0 4 1.333 7.5 0.5 4.5 5.0 1.11
11 Bruce MacLean 21 2 1 .667 0.90 17 0 0 0 30.0 22 6 3 0 8 0 18 0 0 1 1.000 6.6 0.0 2.4 5.4 2.25
12 Andy Martin* 23 6 6 .500 2.82 50 6 2 1 134.0 106 60 42 7 85 2 127 0 0 10 1.425 7.1 0.5 5.7 8.5 1.49
13 Mac McGowen 21 2 4 .333 4.95 8 8 1 1 40.0 47 27 22 4 17 3 29 1 0 6 1.600 10.6 0.9 3.8 6.5 1.71
14 Jack Price* 19 5 8 .385 5.32 20 19 5 0 120.0 115 78 71 20 70 1 97 4 0 11 1.542 8.6 1.5 5.2 7.3 1.39
15 Ed Sprague 20 1 1 .500 1.64 2 2 1 1 11.0 9 5 2 0 5 0 3 1 0 0 1.273 7.4 0.0 4.1 2.5 0.60
16 Orest Strayski 22 2 0 1.000 4.00 4 1 0 0 9.0 17 10 4 3 0 0 8 0 0 1 1.889 17.0 3.0 0.0 8.0
17 Mike Torrez 19 7 4 .636 2.50 15 11 4 1 90.0 63 35 25 1 37 2 85 6 0 9 1.111 6.3 0.1 3.7 8.5 2.30
18 Jerry Vezendy 23 3 11 .214 5.42 20 20 2 1 98.0 110 72 59 9 78 1 82 1 0 11 1.918 10.1 0.8 7.2 7.5 1.05
19 Jack Whillock 23 11 7 .611 4.01 30 20 6 1 146.0 149 82 65 16 58 5 124 8 0 13 1.418 9.2 1.0 3.6 7.6 2.14
20 Ken Winter 21 1 1 .500 5.54 4 4 0 0 13.0 17 10 8 0 4 0 5 1 0 1 1.615 11.8 0.0 2.8 3.5 1.25
20 Players 21.9 58 68 .460 3.90 126 126 100 26 10 1068.2 1041 614 463 83 552 24 867 39 0 98 4746 1.491 8.8 0.7 4.6 7.3 1.57
* - 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
Larry Snyder 61 447 35 10 4 .980 7.90 35
Michael Thompson 42 272 20 5 3 .983 6.95 10
Bob Lanning 14 102 12 1 3 .991 8.14 10

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dewey Freeman 112 883 61 14 62 .985 8.43
Willie Montanez 12 86 3 2 7 .978 7.42

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby Diaz 74 145 195 15 37 .958 4.59
Kenneth Kurtz 44 110 108 22 17 .908 4.95

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Davis 76 83 119 23 14 .898 2.66
Alfonso Mairena 32 34 52 8 3 .915 2.69
Fred Brigham 13 13 23 3 3 .923 2.77

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alfonso Mairena 78 135 225 32 34 .918 4.62
Bob Schaefer 42 77 101 14 15 .927 4.24

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Boots Day 117 230 15 8 2 .968 2.09
Charles Byrd 97 137 10 8 2 .948 1.52
Willie Montanez 80 91 3 9 1 .913 1.18
Raul Guerrero 44 56 4 3 2 .952 1.36
Fred Brigham 23 31 5 0 0 1.000 1.57
Bill Cheslock 23 39 1 2 0 .952 1.74
Jose Cepeda 10 15 1 1 0 .941 1.60 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Collins 50 6 24 2 2 .938 0.60
Andy Martin 50 3 13 1 1 .941 0.32
Ed Cecil 42 4 7 2 0 .846 0.26
Jack Whillock 30 3 24 2 1 .931 0.90
Jack Price 20 8 11 1 2 .950 0.95
Jerry Vezendy 20 7 18 3 0 .893 1.25
Bruce MacLean 17 2 0 1 0 .667 0.12
Mike Torrez 15 3 10 4 2 .765 0.87
Michael Buist 12 1 7 1 1 .889 0.67
Billy Gamble 8 0.00
Mac McGowen 8 0.00
Robert Bruns 6 0.00
Ronald Jancek 4 0.00
Thomas Longa 4 0.00
Orest Strayski 4 0.00
Ken Winter 4 0.00
Edward Davis 2 0.00
Ed Sprague 2 0.00
Laurence Bowlby 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Laurence Bowlby 19 R R 6' 5.0" 215 May 18, 1947 Lynn, MA, US
Fred Brigham 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1943
Robert Bruns 22 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1944
Michael Buist 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 17, 1947
Charles Byrd 22 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 18, 1943 Dickson, TN, US
Ed Cecil 24 R R 6' 0.0" 172 Jun 5, 1942 Bend, OR, US
Jose Cepeda 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1944
Bill Cheslock 22 R R 6' 3.0" 208 1944
William Collins 23 L L 6' 3.0" 195 1943
Edward Davis 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 11, 1947
Michael Davis 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1946
Boots Day 18 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Aug 31, 1947 Ilion, NY, US
Bobby Diaz 23 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Jan 16, 1943 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Dewey Freeman 23 L L 6' 0.0" 200 1943
Billy Gamble 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1944
Michael Gordon 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1944
Raul Guerrero 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 2, 1945 Pecos, TX, US
Dale Hill 19 R R 6' 2.0" 1947
Ronald Jancek 23 R L 5' 11.0" 175 1943
Jack Krol 29 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 5, 1936 Chicago, IL, US
Kenneth Kurtz 22 L R 5' 9.0" 165 1944
Bob Lanning 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 9, 1946
Thomas Longa 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1946
Bruce MacLean 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 27, 1945
Alfonso Mairena 18 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Jan 17, 1948 Teustepe Depton, NI
Andy Martin 23 L L 6' 1.0" 188 Dec 13, 1942 Milan, TN, US
Mac McGowen 21 R R 6' 3.0" 170 May 24, 1945
Willie Montanez 18 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Apr 1, 1948 Catano, PR
Jack Price 19 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 20, 1947
Bob Schaefer 22 L R 5' 11.0" 165 May 22, 1944 Putnam, CT, US
Larry Snyder 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1945
Ed Sprague 20 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Sep 16, 1945 Boston, MA, US
Orest Strayski 22 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1944
Robert Taylor 20 L L 5' 10.0" 162 Sep 24, 1945
Michael Thompson 24 L R 6' 4.0" 190 1942
Mike Torrez 19 R R 6' 5.0" 220 Aug 28, 1946 Topeka, KS, US
Jerry Vezendy 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 13, 1942 Berwick, PA, US
Jack Whillock 23 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 4, 1942 Clinton, AR, US
Ken Winter 21 R R 6' 3.0" 180 May 13, 1945

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