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1968 Burlington Bees

1968 > Class A > 1968 Midwest League
Overall: 48-68
Scored 452 runs, Allowed 559 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 47-69

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL
Manager: Jim Hughes
Represented: Burlington, IA
Ballpark: Community Field (Burlington, IA)
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 Bill Aubertin* 19 22 54 49 5 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 24 .184 .184 .184 .367 9 0 5 0
2 Darrell Baker 20 19 12 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .182 .182 .182 .364 2 0 1 0
3 Brien Bickerton* 18 17 36 34 3 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 14 .088 .139 .118 .257 4 0 0 0
4 Vida Blue# 18 24 54 46 2 7 2 0 0 2 0 0 6 24 .152 .250 .196 .446 9 0 2 0
5 Clyde Brooks* 21 12 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
6 Roger Cain 18 101 367 296 38 59 13 2 11 42 11 2 63 160 .199 .354 .368 .722 109 8 0 0
7 Gary Coleman 19 6 16 15 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .200 .250 .267 .517 4 0 0 0
8 Dennis Coull 20 24 45 39 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 13 .103 .205 .128 .333 5 0 1 0
9 Nick DeFlorio 21 105 415 377 48 86 9 4 1 19 7 5 31 56 .228 .290 .281 .571 106 2 4 1
10 Ramon Diaz 19 14 40 30 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 10 9 .067 .300 .067 .367 2 0 0 0
11 Gary Ebel* 21 38 70 61 9 15 3 0 0 2 2 0 9 10 .246 .343 .295 .638 18 0 0 0
12 Bill Geiger 21 31 23 22 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 .091 .091 .091 .182 2 0 1 0
13 Bill Harkins 18 10 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Mike Heinitz 19 26 76 74 7 16 1 1 1 10 1 0 2 15 .216 .237 .297 .534 22 0 0 0
15 George Hendrick 18 103 404 364 58 119 25 4 5 60 4 0 33 53 .327 .381 .459 .840 167 2 0 5
16 Jim Hughes 33 17 59 50 7 10 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 3 .200 .268 .220 .488 11 1 3 1
17 Stan Jones 28 40 21 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 .000 .050 .000 .050 0 0 1 0
18 Don Lohse 22 13 20 17 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 .176 .263 .176 .440 3 0 1 0
19 Sam Lovelace 19 87 363 328 43 79 17 1 2 22 7 4 26 64 .241 .298 .317 .615 104 2 4 3
20 Gil Marcano 17 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
21 Dennis McKernan* 23 71 272 240 32 66 11 2 3 29 1 1 20 46 .275 .341 .375 .716 90 6 2 4
22 Francis Mulligan 20 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
23 Martin Olson 21 81 306 268 30 51 11 1 9 25 3 2 31 87 .190 .280 .340 .619 91 3 2 2
24 Reyes Ortiz 18 22 40 38 2 11 2 0 0 5 3 0 0 5 .289 .282 .342 .624 13 0 1 1
25 Jim Pamlanye 23 43 171 157 21 41 5 0 2 21 3 2 11 10 .261 .310 .331 .641 52 1 0 2
26 Mike Peden 21 35 109 100 4 15 4 0 1 9 0 0 7 27 .150 .204 .220 .424 22 0 1 1
27 Bob Pirnik 19 6 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 0
28 Reggie Sanders 18 111 453 421 60 111 24 7 22 74 9 0 25 124 .264 .307 .511 .818 215 3 0 4
29 Jose Santana 19 5 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
30 Vic Sciamarelli* 20 88 277 240 22 50 4 0 1 17 1 2 33 69 .208 .307 .238 .544 57 1 3 0
31 John Shearer* 21 33 39 34 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 .088 .114 .088 .203 3 0 4 0
32 Joe Tassone 20 78 283 257 22 54 9 1 0 25 4 0 15 36 .210 .269 .253 .521 65 7 0 4
33 Larry Vlasin 21 58 234 213 27 53 9 1 0 13 3 2 19 32 .249 .310 .300 .611 64 0 2 0
34 John Von Achen 23 24 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 1 0
35 Leonard Zandy* 23 5 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
35 Players 20.1 116 4292 3831 452 875 152 24 58 386 60 20 358 933 .228 .298 .326 .624 1249 36 39 28 12
* - 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 Bill Aubertin 19 6 11 .353 3.28 22 21 5 0 140.0 130 71 51 6 59 1 96 2 2 5 1.350 8.4 0.4 3.8 6.2 1.63
2 Darrell Baker 20 2 4 .333 5.02 19 2 0 0 43.0 32 30 24 2 36 0 39 4 1 10 1.581 6.7 0.4 7.5 8.2 1.08
3 Brien Bickerton* 18 5 5 .500 3.87 17 15 1 0 93.0 77 53 40 3 77 1 100 4 0 13 1.656 7.5 0.3 7.5 9.7 1.30
4 Vida Blue* 18 8 11 .421 2.49 24 24 3 2 152.0 102 67 42 4 80 1 231 8 1 18 1.197 6.0 0.2 4.7 13.7 2.89
5 Clyde Brooks* 21 1 2 .333 5.00 12 1 0 0 18.0 20 16 10 2 16 2 15 1 0 2 2.000 10.0 1.0 8.0 7.5 0.94
6 Dennis Coull 20 9 5 .643 3.80 23 17 4 1 123.0 106 64 52 14 70 2 83 1 0 7 1.431 7.8 1.0 5.1 6.1 1.19
7 Bill Geiger 21 1 7 .125 5.38 31 8 1 0 87.0 90 69 52 6 50 1 69 2 1 10 1.609 9.3 0.6 5.2 7.1 1.38
8 Bill Harkins 18 1 1 .500 4.50 10 0 0 0 18.0 23 16 9 3 5 0 7 0 0 2 1.556 11.5 1.5 2.5 3.5 1.40
9 Stan Jones 28 4 3 .571 1.41 36 0 0 0 70.0 48 19 11 3 15 3 50 1 0 1 0.900 6.2 0.4 1.9 6.4 3.33
10 Don Lohse 22 0 8 .000 5.14 12 11 0 0 56.0 64 56 32 8 43 0 45 0 1 7 1.911 10.3 1.3 6.9 7.2 1.05
11 Gil Marcano 17 0 0 0.90 5 0 0 0 10.0 8 3 1 0 4 0 5 1 2 0 1.200 7.2 0.0 3.6 4.5 1.25
12 Francis Mulligan 20 0 0 3.60 11 0 0 0 20.0 25 8 8 0 6 0 13 0 0 1 1.550 11.2 0.0 2.7 5.8 2.17
13 John Shearer* 21 8 7 .533 2.95 33 14 5 3 113.0 110 52 37 6 37 0 76 1 0 8 1.301 8.8 0.5 2.9 6.1 2.05
14 John Von Achen 23 3 2 .600 2.68 24 0 0 0 37.0 32 16 11 4 17 3 28 2 0 1 1.324 7.8 1.0 4.1 6.8 1.65
15 Leonard Zandy 23 0 2 .000 4.74 5 4 0 0 19.0 18 19 10 1 17 0 8 1 0 2 1.842 8.5 0.5 8.1 3.8 0.47
15 Players 20.7 48 68 .414 3.52 116 116 97 19 9 997.1 885 559 390 62 532 14 865 28 8 87 4390 1.421 8.0 0.6 4.8 7.8 1.63
* - 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
Joe Tassone 71 548 54 15 6 .976 8.48 20
Mike Peden 27 209 31 7 5 .972 8.89 8
Mike Heinitz 21 114 5 4 1 .967 5.67 7
Gary Coleman 4 25 6 4 0 .886 7.75 2
Bob Pirnik 4 6 0 1 0 .857 1.50 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dennis McKernan 65 516 37 2 25 .996 8.51
Reggie Sanders 38 281 14 13 21 .958 7.76
Jim Pamlanye 16 113 9 3 7 .976 7.63
Gary Ebel 9 31 0 1 4 .969 3.44
Roger Cain 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Vic Sciamarelli 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sam Lovelace 81 164 176 24 28 .934 4.20
Larry Vlasin 25 50 49 4 5 .961 3.96
Ramon Diaz 10 9 11 0 5 1.000 2.00
Jim Hughes 8 4 13 2 1 .895 2.13

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Pamlanye 27 40 41 5 4 .942 3.00
Larry Vlasin 14 14 24 4 3 .905 2.71
Martin Olson 13 54 127 21 7 .896 13.92
Jim Hughes 6 7 12 2 3 .905 3.17
Gary Ebel 4 6 7 1 1 .929 3.25
Mike Heinitz 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Ramon Diaz 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00
Dennis McKernan 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nick DeFlorio 96 154 234 34 42 .919 4.04
Larry Vlasin 16 22 28 5 1 .909 3.13
Jim Hughes 6 6 16 0 2 1.000 3.67
Martin Olson 4 2 3 0 1 1.000 1.25
Ramon Diaz 2 2 0 2 0 .500 1.00
Jose Santana 1 2 2 2 0 .667 4.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Hendrick 100 134 8 8 1 .947 1.42
Roger Cain 97 202 14 5 0 .977 2.23
Reggie Sanders 76 93 11 11 0 .904 1.37
Vic Sciamarelli 66 106 3 11 0 .908 1.65
Reyes Ortiz 9 12 0 1 0 .923 1.33
Gary Ebel 8 8 1 1 0 .900 1.13
Joe Tassone 5 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.20
Martin Olson 3 6 2 2 0 .800 2.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stan Jones 36 4 18 1 0 .957 0.61
John Shearer 33 1 20 0 2 1.000 0.64
Bill Geiger 31 3 14 1 2 .944 0.55
Vida Blue 24 1 21 3 2 .880 0.92
John Von Achen 24 4 11 1 0 .938 0.63
Dennis Coull 23 8 11 0 0 1.000 0.83
Bill Aubertin 22 13 27 3 0 .930 1.82
Darrell Baker 19 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.21
Brien Bickerton 17 6 25 3 1 .912 1.82
Clyde Brooks 12 1 5 0 1 1.000 0.50
Don Lohse 12 3 7 2 0 .833 0.83
Francis Mulligan 11 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.09
Bill Harkins 10 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.20
Gil Marcano 5 0.00
Leonard Zandy 5 1 7 0 0 1.000 1.60

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bill Aubertin 19 L R 6' 5.0" 215 1949
Darrell Baker 20 R R 6' 0.0" 188 1948
Brien Bickerton 18 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Jul 6, 1949
Vida Blue 18 S L 6' 0.0" 189 Jul 28, 1949 Mansfield, LA, US
Clyde Brooks 21 L L 6' 1.0" 190 1947
Roger Cain 18 R R 6' 2.0" 192 Sep 16, 1949
Gary Coleman 19 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 14, 1948 Gainesville, FL, US
Dennis Coull 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1948
Nick DeFlorio 21 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1947
Ramon Diaz 19 R R 5' 10.0" 150 1949
Gary Ebel 21 L R 6' 1.0" 200 1947
Bill Geiger 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 8, 1947 Red Bank, NJ, US
Bill Harkins 18 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1950
Mike Heinitz 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1949
George Hendrick 18 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 18, 1949 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jim Hughes 33 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 21, 1934
Stan Jones 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 10, 1940
Don Lohse 22 R R 6' 4.0" 187 Jun 15, 1946
Sam Lovelace 19 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1949
Gil Marcano 17 R R 6' 0.0" 183 Oct 8, 1950
Dennis McKernan 23 L R 6' 2.0" 190 1945
Francis Mulligan 20 R R 6' 3.0" 188 1948
Martin Olson 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1947
Reyes Ortiz 18 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1950
Jim Pamlanye 23 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1945
Mike Peden 21 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 21, 1947
Bob Pirnik 19 R R 6' 2.0" 235 1949
Reggie Sanders 18 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 9, 1949 Birmingham, AL, US
Jose Santana 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1949
Vic Sciamarelli 20 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1948
John Shearer 21 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1947
Joe Tassone 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1948
Larry Vlasin 21 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1947
John Von Achen 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1945
Leonard Zandy 23 L R 6' 6.0" 210 Aug 6, 1944 Coupon, PA, US

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