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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
1Tommie Aaron20110000.000.0000
2Ted Abernathy27231212020001002.
3Earl Averill2821665761100240910.193.303.298.60117
4Howie Bedell*248533432146911311016141321.283.311.393.704126
5Bob Botz253264593110015058. for 2 teams
6George Brunet257154000.267.2674
7Cecil Butler22161616000000004.
8Ed Charles2712850545670115198632154967.252.325.368.693168
9Ernest Christoff22310000.000.0000
10Chuck Cottier244619018124561134190916.309.342.470.81285
11John DeMerit241263753524795202125022354.270.315.440.755155
12Al Grandcolas27493110.333.6676
13Carl Greene292345416740150411.171.244.341.58614
14Eddie Haas*2521746891880010169.265.324.382.70726
15Bob Hartman2238757051220060524.
16Bob Hendley21416663121120150313.
17Ron Henry23114037261117034.162.225.324.54912
18Rick Herrscher233310195112551090613.263.307.337.64432
19Earl Hersh*283213011116287201731922.252.362.351.71339
20Ray Holton34110000.000.0000
21Ron Jackson2611746542750124195146133864.290.348.457.805195Stats for 2 teams
22Mack Jones*21125484434701342081455850109.309.380.488.869212
23Ted Kazanski2688339322298415163511740.261.298.370.668119Stats for 2 teams
24Bobby Knoop2119787251721021619.
25Howie Koplitz223132324710250012.219.219.438.65614Stats for 2 teams
26Don Lassetter2768220199214110233212129.206.282.322.60364Stats for 2 teams
27Dick Littlefield*341122010000001.500.500.5001.0001Stats for 2 teams
28Jack Littrell311845413103004044.244.311.317.62813
29Stan Lopata3455206179274480122802738.246.345.492.83688
30Ken MacKenzie26232221241001019.
31Lee Maye*2572303288439718995251543.337.370.556.925160
32Joe Morgan*295520317435495242912918.282.384.402.78770
33Phil Niekro21620000.000.0000
34Don Nottebart242664644133017009.
35Chi-Chi Olivo32261818020002006.
36Ron Piche251466000000003.
37Donald Prohovich*251657503143115074.280.368.440.80822
38Vic Rehm#2433595761010130223.
39Amado Samuel21143491446419621544124598.215.287.312.599139
40Lee Tate2887355341379712112611430.284.313.334.647114
41Hawk Taylor2113552348263130262178014161.270.327.438.765211
42Frank Torre*286425823425661301132248.282.349.350.69982
43Bob Uecker2551136116817312802028. for 2 teams
43 Players24.9153575851946481349243639957258449839.260.316.388.7042015110704545
* - 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
1Ted Abernathy2711.5002.2922051.03014132241.0595.30.44.2
2Bob Botz25713.3503.303023183.0185736715331.1919.10.71.6Stats for 2 teams
3George Brunet*2541.8000.787546.0311041130.9576.10.22.5
4Cecil Butler2226.2503.7516648.05223202181.4589.80.43.4
5Ernest Christoff2201.0004.50306.0433031.1676.00.04.5
6Carl Greene29710.4124.352217120.011272588691.5088.40.65.2
7Bob Hartman*221011.4763.013727215.0190847219561.1448.00.82.3
8Bob Hendley*21169.6403.193727189.015781674781.2437.50.23.7
9Howie Koplitz2252.7144.27291497.08852467471.3928.20.64.4Stats for 2 teams
10Dick Littlefield*3402.0007.4111217.02815142102.23514.81.15.3Stats for 2 teams
11Ken MacKenzie*2665.5452.4023675.06625202111.0277.90.21.3
12Phil Niekro21101.0003.606010.01154192.0009.90.98.1
13Don Nottebart24135.7223.032622172.0156655811611.2628.20.63.2
14Chi-Chi Olivo3254.5562.4826069.05625192221.1307.30.32.9
15Ron Piche2521.6671.7314026.02055291.1156.90.73.1
16Vic Rehm*24108.5563.513226177.017180699821.4298.70.54.2
16 Players24.58568.5563.071531538865171359.2118955146476504398763525556751.2457.
* - 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


Hawk Taylor673322493.9755.315
Stan Lopata512753034.9905.985
Bob Uecker452643074.9776.533Stats for 2 teams
Ron Henry10677031.0007.402


Ron Jackson11494175894.9928.91Stats for 2 teams
Frank Torre6256236162.9989.65
Don Lassetter4126721426.9867.02Stats for 2 teams
Earl Hersh3227520719.9779.22


Lee Tate73197199656.9855.42
Ted Kazanski72206177848.9805.32Stats for 2 teams
Chuck Cottier461321081136.9565.22
Bobby Knoop19335018.9884.37
Ed Charles175339210.9795.41


Ed Charles98981731614.9442.77
Joe Morgan49399646.9712.76


Amado Samuel1422234032585.9624.41
Ted Kazanski15234755.9334.67Stats for 2 teams
Rick Herrscher10173177.8734.80
Lee Tate10111432.8932.50


Mack Jones12325015101.9642.15
John DeMerit1112121262.9742.02
Howie Bedell81174251.9722.17
Lee Maye72125140.9691.75
Hawk Taylor5786470.9281.58
Don Lassetter2324221.9291.13Stats for 2 teams
Eddie Haas2029010.9671.45
Donald Prohovich15241001.0001.67
Earl Averill1128010.9662.55
Rick Herrscher11170001.0001.55

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Tommie Aaron20RR6' 3.0"190Aug 5, 1939Mobile, AL, US
Ted Abernathy27RR6' 4.0"215Mar 6, 1933Stanley, NC, US
Earl Averill28RR5' 10.0"185Sep 9, 1931Cleveland, OH, US
Howie Bedell24LR6' 1.0"185Sep 29, 1935Clearfield, PA, US
Bob Botz25RR5' 11.0"170Apr 28, 1935Milwaukee, WI, US
George Brunet25RL6' 1.0"195Jun 8, 1935Houghton, MI, US
Cecil Butler22RR6' 4.0"195Oct 23, 1937Dallas, GA, US
Ed Charles27RR5' 10.0"170Apr 29, 1933Daytona Beach, FL, US
Ernest Christoff22RR6' 3.0"190Sep 9, 1937Cleveland, OH, US
Chuck Cottier24RR5' 10.0"175Jan 18, 1936Delta, CO, US
John DeMerit24RR6' 1.0"195Jan 8, 1936West Bend, WI, US
Al Grandcolas27RR6' 2.0"175Dec 14, 1932Belleville, IL, US
Carl Greene29RR6' 3.0"210Apr 12, 1931Amanth, NC, US
Eddie Haas25LR5' 11.0"178May 26, 1935Paducah, KY, US
Bob Hartman22RL5' 11.0"185Aug 28, 1937Kenosha, WI, US
Bob Hendley21RL6' 2.0"190Apr 30, 1939Macon, GA, US
Ron Henry23RR6' 1.0"180Aug 7, 1936Chester, PA, US
Rick Herrscher23RR6' 2.0"187Nov 3, 1936St. Louis, MO, US
Earl Hersh28LL6' 0.0"205May 21, 1932Ebbvale, MD, US
Ray Holton34RR5' 10.0"190Dec 28, 1925
Ron Jackson26RR6' 7.0"225Oct 22, 1933Kalamazoo, MI, US
Mack Jones21LR6' 1.0"180Nov 6, 1938Atlanta, GA, US
Ted Kazanski26RR6' 1.0"175Jan 25, 1934Hamtramck, MI, US
Bobby Knoop21RR6' 1.0"170Oct 18, 1938Sioux City, IA, US
Howie Koplitz22RR5' 10.0"190May 4, 1938Oshkosh, WI, US
Don Lassetter27RR6' 3.0"200Mar 27, 1933Newnan, GA, US
Dick Littlefield34LL6' 0.0"180Mar 18, 1926Detroit, MI, US
Jack Littrell31RR6' 0.0"179Jan 22, 1929Louisville, KY, US
Stan Lopata34RR6' 2.0"210Sep 12, 1925Delray, MI, US
Ken MacKenzie26RL6' 0.0"185Mar 10, 1934Gore Bay, ON, CA
Lee Maye25LR6' 2.0"190Dec 11, 1934Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Joe Morgan29LR5' 10.0"170Nov 19, 1930Walpole, MA, US
Phil Niekro21RR6' 1.0"180Apr 1, 1939Blaine, OH, US
Don Nottebart24RR6' 1.0"190Jan 23, 1936West Newton, MA, US
Chi-Chi Olivo32RR6' 2.0"215Mar 18, 1928Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Ron Piche25RR5' 11.0"165May 22, 1935Verdun, QC, CA
Donald Prohovich25LR6' 1.0"187Nov 30, 1934Ware, MA, US
Vic Rehm24SL6' 4.0"200Feb 16, 1936Carlyle, IL, US
Amado Samuel21RR6' 1.0"170Dec 6, 1938San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Lee Tate28RR5' 10.0"165Mar 18, 1932Black Rock, AR, US
Hawk Taylor21RR6' 1.0"187Apr 3, 1939Metropolis, IL, US
Frank Torre28LL6' 4.0"200Dec 30, 1931Brooklyn, NY, US
Bob Uecker25RR6' 1.0"190Jan 26, 1935Milwaukee, WI, US

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