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1960 Louisville Colonels

1960 > Class AAA > 1960 American Association
Overall: 85-68
Scored 648 runs, Allowed 551 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 88-65

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Ben Geraghty
Represented: Louisville, KY
Ballpark: Cardinal Stadium (Louisville, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1959 / 1961

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 Tommie Aaron 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 Ted Abernathy 27 23 12 12 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 2
3 Earl Averill 28 21 66 57 6 11 0 0 2 4 0 9 10 .193 .303 .298 .601 17
4 Howie Bedell* 24 85 334 321 46 91 13 11 0 16 14 13 21 .283 .311 .393 .704 126
5 Bob Botz 25 32 64 59 3 11 0 0 1 5 0 5 8 .186 .250 .237 .487 14 Stats for 2 teams
6 George Brunet 25 7 15 4 0 0 0 .267 .267 4
7 Cecil Butler 22 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
8 Ed Charles 27 128 505 456 70 115 19 8 6 32 15 49 67 .252 .325 .368 .693 168
9 Ernest Christoff 22 3 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
10 Chuck Cottier 24 46 190 181 24 56 11 3 4 19 0 9 16 .309 .342 .470 .812 85
11 John DeMerit 24 126 375 352 47 95 20 2 12 50 2 23 54 .270 .315 .440 .755 155
12 Al Grandcolas 27 4 9 3 1 1 0 .333 .667 6
13 Carl Greene 29 23 45 41 6 7 4 0 1 5 0 4 11 .171 .244 .341 .586 14
14 Eddie Haas* 25 21 74 68 9 18 8 0 0 10 1 6 9 .265 .324 .382 .707 26
15 Bob Hartman 22 38 75 70 5 12 2 0 0 6 0 5 24 .171 .227 .200 .427 14
16 Bob Hendley 21 41 66 63 12 11 2 0 1 5 0 3 13 .175 .212 .254 .466 16
17 Ron Henry 23 11 40 37 2 6 1 1 1 7 0 3 4 .162 .225 .324 .549 12
18 Rick Herrscher 23 33 101 95 11 25 5 1 0 9 0 6 13 .263 .307 .337 .644 32
19 Earl Hersh* 28 32 130 111 16 28 7 2 0 17 3 19 22 .252 .362 .351 .713 39
20 Ray Holton 34 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Ron Jackson 26 117 465 427 50 124 19 5 14 61 3 38 64 .290 .348 .457 .805 195 Stats for 2 teams
22 Mack Jones* 21 125 484 434 70 134 20 8 14 55 8 50 109 .309 .380 .488 .869 212
23 Ted Kazanski 26 88 339 322 29 84 15 1 6 35 1 17 40 .261 .298 .370 .668 119 Stats for 2 teams
24 Bobby Knoop 21 19 78 72 5 17 2 1 0 2 1 6 19 .236 .295 .292 .587 21
25 Howie Koplitz 22 31 32 32 4 7 1 0 2 5 0 0 12 .219 .219 .438 .656 14 Stats for 2 teams
26 Don Lassetter 27 68 220 199 21 41 10 2 3 32 1 21 29 .206 .282 .322 .603 64 Stats for 2 teams
27 Dick Littlefield* 34 11 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 Stats for 2 teams
28 Jack Littrell 31 18 45 41 3 10 3 0 0 4 0 4 4 .244 .311 .317 .628 13
29 Stan Lopata 34 55 206 179 27 44 8 0 12 28 0 27 38 .246 .345 .492 .836 88
30 Ken MacKenzie 26 23 22 21 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 9 .190 .227 .238 .465 5
31 Lee Maye* 25 72 303 288 43 97 18 9 9 52 5 15 43 .337 .370 .556 .925 160
32 Joe Morgan* 29 55 203 174 35 49 5 2 4 29 1 29 18 .282 .384 .402 .787 70
33 Phil Niekro 21 6 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
34 Don Nottebart 24 26 64 64 4 13 3 0 1 7 0 0 9 .203 .203 .297 .500 19
35 Chi-Chi Olivo 32 26 18 18 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 .111 .111 .111 .222 2
36 Ron Piche 25 14 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
37 Donald Prohovich* 25 16 57 50 3 14 3 1 1 5 0 7 4 .280 .368 .440 .808 22
38 Vic Rehm# 24 33 59 57 6 10 1 0 1 3 0 2 23 .175 .203 .246 .449 14
39 Amado Samuel 21 143 491 446 41 96 21 5 4 41 2 45 98 .215 .287 .312 .599 139
40 Lee Tate 28 87 355 341 37 97 12 1 1 26 1 14 30 .284 .313 .334 .647 114
41 Hawk Taylor 21 135 523 482 63 130 26 2 17 80 1 41 61 .270 .327 .438 .765 211
42 Frank Torre* 28 64 258 234 25 66 13 0 1 13 2 24 8 .282 .349 .350 .699 82
43 Bob Uecker 25 51 136 116 8 17 3 1 2 8 0 20 28 .147 .272 .241 .513 28 Stats for 2 teams
43 Players 24.9 153 5758 5194 648 1349 243 63 99 572 58 449 839 .260 .316 .388 .704 2015 110 70 45 45
* - 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 Ted Abernathy 27 1 1 .500 2.29 22 0 51.0 30 14 13 2 24 1.059 5.3 0.4 4.2
2 Bob Botz 25 7 13 .350 3.30 30 23 183.0 185 73 67 15 33 1.191 9.1 0.7 1.6 Stats for 2 teams
3 George Brunet* 25 4 1 .800 0.78 7 5 46.0 31 10 4 1 13 0.957 6.1 0.2 2.5
4 Cecil Butler 22 2 6 .250 3.75 16 6 48.0 52 23 20 2 18 1.458 9.8 0.4 3.4
5 Ernest Christoff 22 0 1 .000 4.50 3 0 6.0 4 3 3 0 3 1.167 6.0 0.0 4.5
6 Carl Greene 29 7 10 .412 4.35 22 17 120.0 112 72 58 8 69 1.508 8.4 0.6 5.2
7 Bob Hartman* 22 10 11 .476 3.01 37 27 215.0 190 84 72 19 56 1.144 8.0 0.8 2.3
8 Bob Hendley* 21 16 9 .640 3.19 37 27 189.0 157 81 67 4 78 1.243 7.5 0.2 3.7
9 Howie Koplitz 22 5 2 .714 4.27 29 14 97.0 88 52 46 7 47 1.392 8.2 0.6 4.4 Stats for 2 teams
10 Dick Littlefield* 34 0 2 .000 7.41 11 2 17.0 28 15 14 2 10 2.235 14.8 1.1 5.3 Stats for 2 teams
11 Ken MacKenzie* 26 6 5 .545 2.40 23 6 75.0 66 25 20 2 11 1.027 7.9 0.2 1.3
12 Phil Niekro 21 1 0 1.000 3.60 6 0 10.0 11 5 4 1 9 2.000 9.9 0.9 8.1
13 Don Nottebart 24 13 5 .722 3.03 26 22 172.0 156 65 58 11 61 1.262 8.2 0.6 3.2
14 Chi-Chi Olivo 32 5 4 .556 2.48 26 0 69.0 56 25 19 2 22 1.130 7.3 0.3 2.9
15 Ron Piche 25 2 1 .667 1.73 14 0 26.0 20 5 5 2 9 1.115 6.9 0.7 3.1
16 Vic Rehm* 24 10 8 .556 3.51 32 26 177.0 171 80 69 9 82 1.429 8.7 0.5 4.2
16 Players 24.5 85 68 .556 3.07 153 153 88 65 17 1359.2 1189 551 464 76 504 39 876 35 2 55 5675 1.245 7.9 0.5 3.3 5.8 1.74
* - 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
Hawk Taylor 67 332 24 9 3 .975 5.31 5
Stan Lopata 51 275 30 3 4 .990 5.98 5
Bob Uecker 45 264 30 7 4 .977 6.53 3 Stats for 2 teams
Ron Henry 10 67 7 0 3 1.000 7.40 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Jackson 114 941 75 8 94 .992 8.91 Stats for 2 teams
Frank Torre 62 562 36 1 62 .998 9.65
Don Lassetter 41 267 21 4 26 .986 7.02 Stats for 2 teams
Earl Hersh 32 275 20 7 19 .977 9.22

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Tate 73 197 199 6 56 .985 5.42
Ted Kazanski 72 206 177 8 48 .980 5.32 Stats for 2 teams
Chuck Cottier 46 132 108 11 36 .956 5.22
Bobby Knoop 19 33 50 1 8 .988 4.37
Ed Charles 17 53 39 2 10 .979 5.41

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Charles 98 98 173 16 14 .944 2.77
Joe Morgan 49 39 96 4 6 .971 2.76

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Amado Samuel 142 223 403 25 85 .962 4.41
Ted Kazanski 15 23 47 5 5 .933 4.67 Stats for 2 teams
Rick Herrscher 10 17 31 7 7 .873 4.80
Lee Tate 10 11 14 3 2 .893 2.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mack Jones 123 250 15 10 1 .964 2.15
John DeMerit 111 212 12 6 2 .974 2.02
Howie Bedell 81 174 2 5 1 .972 2.17
Lee Maye 72 125 1 4 0 .969 1.75
Hawk Taylor 57 86 4 7 0 .928 1.58
Don Lassetter 23 24 2 2 1 .929 1.13 Stats for 2 teams
Eddie Haas 20 29 0 1 0 .967 1.45
Donald Prohovich 15 24 1 0 0 1.000 1.67
Earl Averill 11 28 0 1 0 .966 2.55
Rick Herrscher 11 17 0 0 0 1.000 1.55

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tommie Aaron 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 5, 1939 Mobile, AL, US
Ted Abernathy 27 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Mar 6, 1933 Stanley, NC, US
Earl Averill 28 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Sep 9, 1931 Cleveland, OH, US
Howie Bedell 24 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 29, 1935 Clearfield, PA, US
Bob Botz 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 28, 1935 Milwaukee, WI, US
George Brunet 25 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 8, 1935 Houghton, MI, US
Cecil Butler 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 23, 1937 Dallas, GA, US
Ed Charles 27 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 29, 1933 Daytona Beach, FL, US
Ernest Christoff 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 9, 1937 Cleveland, OH, US
Chuck Cottier 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 18, 1936 Delta, CO, US
John DeMerit 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 8, 1936 West Bend, WI, US
Al Grandcolas 27 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 14, 1932 Belleville, IL, US
Carl Greene 29 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Apr 12, 1931 Amanth, NC, US
Eddie Haas 25 L R 5' 11.0" 178 May 26, 1935 Paducah, KY, US
Bob Hartman 22 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 28, 1937 Kenosha, WI, US
Bob Hendley 21 R L 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 30, 1939 Macon, GA, US
Ron Henry 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 7, 1936 Chester, PA, US
Rick Herrscher 23 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Nov 3, 1936 St. Louis, MO, US
Earl Hersh 28 L L 6' 0.0" 205 May 21, 1932 Ebbvale, MD, US
Ray Holton 34 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Dec 28, 1925
Ron Jackson 26 R R 6' 7.0" 225 Oct 22, 1933 Kalamazoo, MI, US
Mack Jones 21 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 6, 1938 Atlanta, GA, US
Ted Kazanski 26 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 25, 1934 Hamtramck, MI, US
Bobby Knoop 21 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Oct 18, 1938 Sioux City, IA, US
Howie Koplitz 22 R R 5' 10.0" 190 May 4, 1938 Oshkosh, WI, US
Don Lassetter 27 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 27, 1933 Newnan, GA, US
Dick Littlefield 34 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 18, 1926 Detroit, MI, US
Jack Littrell 31 R R 6' 0.0" 179 Jan 22, 1929 Louisville, KY, US
Stan Lopata 34 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Sep 12, 1925 Delray, MI, US
Ken MacKenzie 26 R L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 10, 1934 Gore Bay, ON, CA
Lee Maye 25 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 11, 1934 Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Joe Morgan 29 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 19, 1930 Walpole, MA, US
Phil Niekro 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 1, 1939 Blaine, OH, US
Don Nottebart 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 23, 1936 West Newton, MA, US
Chi-Chi Olivo 32 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Mar 18, 1928 Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Ron Piche 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 22, 1935 Verdun, QC, CA
Donald Prohovich 25 L R 6' 1.0" 187 Nov 30, 1934 Ware, MA, US
Vic Rehm 24 S L 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 16, 1936 Carlyle, IL, US
Amado Samuel 21 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 6, 1938 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Lee Tate 28 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 18, 1932 Black Rock, AR, US
Hawk Taylor 21 R R 6' 1.0" 187 Apr 3, 1939 Metropolis, IL, US
Frank Torre 28 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Dec 30, 1931 Brooklyn, NY, US
Bob Uecker 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 26, 1935 Milwaukee, WI, US

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