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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 0 0 0 0
3 Earl Averill 28 21 67 57 6 11 0 0 2 4 0 9 10 .193 .313 .298 .612 17 1 0 0 1
4 Howie Bedell* 24 85 338 321 46 91 13 11 0 16 14 13 21 .283 .313 .393 .705 126 1 2 1 3
5 Bob Botz 25 32 66 59 3 11 0 0 1 5 0 5 8 .186 .262 .237 .499 14 1 1 0 0 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 0 0 0 0
8 Ed Charles 27 128 510 456 70 115 19 8 6 32 15 49 67 .252 .325 .368 .694 168 1 3 1 4
9 Ernest Christoff 22 3 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
10 Chuck Cottier 24 46 192 181 24 56 11 3 4 19 0 9 16 .309 .340 .470 .810 85 0 1 1 2
11 John DeMerit 24 126 385 352 47 95 20 2 12 50 2 23 54 .270 .317 .440 .757 155 2 6 2 4
12 Al Grandcolas 27 4 9 3 1 1 0 .333 .667 6
13 Carl Greene 29 23 48 41 6 7 4 0 1 5 0 4 11 .171 .244 .341 .586 14 0 3 0 0
14 Eddie Haas* 25 21 74 68 9 18 8 0 0 10 1 6 9 .265 .324 .382 .707 26 0 0 0 0
15 Bob Hartman 22 38 79 70 5 12 2 0 0 6 0 5 24 .171 .227 .200 .427 14 0 4 0 0
16 Bob Hendley 21 41 71 63 12 11 2 0 1 5 0 3 13 .175 .212 .254 .466 16 0 5 0 0
17 Ron Henry 23 11 42 37 2 6 1 1 1 7 0 3 4 .162 .220 .324 .544 12 0 1 1 0
18 Rick Herrscher 23 33 104 95 11 25 5 1 0 9 0 6 13 .263 .311 .337 .648 32 1 1 1 1
19 Earl Hersh* 28 32 132 111 16 28 7 2 0 17 3 19 22 .252 .364 .351 .715 39 1 0 1 1
20 Ray Holton 34 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
21 Ron Jackson 26 117 474 427 50 124 19 5 14 61 3 38 64 .290 .353 .457 .810 195 5 1 3 2 Stats for 2 teams
22 Mack Jones* 21 125 502 434 70 134 20 8 14 55 8 50 109 .309 .382 .488 .871 212 6 5 7 3
23 Ted Kazanski 26 88 344 322 29 84 15 1 6 35 1 17 40 .261 .297 .370 .667 119 1 1 3 0 Stats for 2 teams
24 Bobby Knoop 21 19 79 72 5 17 2 1 0 2 1 6 19 .236 .291 .292 .583 21 0 0 1 0
25 Howie Koplitz 22 31 35 32 4 7 1 0 2 5 0 0 12 .219 .219 .438 .656 14 0 3 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
26 Don Lassetter 27 68 221 199 21 41 10 2 3 32 1 21 29 .206 .281 .322 .602 64 0 0 1 0 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 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
28 Jack Littrell 31 18 47 41 3 10 3 0 0 4 0 4 4 .244 .319 .317 .636 13 1 0 1 0
29 Stan Lopata 34 55 208 179 27 44 8 0 12 28 0 27 38 .246 .343 .492 .835 88 0 1 1 4
30 Ken MacKenzie 26 23 25 21 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 9 .190 .217 .238 .455 5 0 2 1 0
31 Lee Maye* 25 72 314 288 43 97 18 9 9 52 5 15 43 .337 .369 .556 .924 160 3 2 6 1
32 Joe Morgan* 29 55 210 174 35 49 5 2 4 29 1 29 18 .282 .386 .402 .788 70 3 0 4 4
33 Phil Niekro 21 6 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
34 Don Nottebart 24 26 70 64 4 13 3 0 1 7 0 0 9 .203 .215 .297 .512 19 1 5 0 0
35 Chi-Chi Olivo 32 26 18 18 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 .111 .111 .111 .222 2 0 0 0 0
36 Ron Piche 25 14 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
37 Donald Prohovich* 25 16 57 50 3 14 3 1 1 5 0 7 4 .280 .368 .440 .808 22 0 0 0 1
38 Vic Rehm# 24 33 68 57 6 10 1 0 1 3 0 2 23 .175 .217 .246 .462 14 1 8 0 0
39 Amado Samuel 21 143 502 446 41 96 21 5 4 41 2 45 98 .215 .289 .312 .601 139 3 4 4 2
40 Lee Tate 28 87 370 341 37 97 12 1 1 26 1 14 30 .284 .320 .334 .655 114 5 8 2 0
41 Hawk Taylor 21 135 533 482 63 130 26 2 17 80 1 41 61 .270 .328 .438 .766 211 3 3 4 4
42 Frank Torre* 28 64 265 234 25 66 13 0 1 13 2 24 8 .282 .351 .350 .702 82 2 3 2 3
43 Bob Uecker 25 51 137 116 8 17 3 1 2 8 0 20 28 .147 .272 .241 .513 28 0 1 0 1 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 0 0 51.0 30 14 13 2 24 2 33 3 1 2 1.059 5.3 0.4 4.2 5.8 1.38
2 Bob Botz 25 7 13 .350 3.30 30 23 8 3 183.0 185 73 67 15 33 6 95 1 0 1 1.191 9.1 0.7 1.6 4.7 2.88 Stats for 2 teams
3 George Brunet* 25 4 1 .800 0.78 7 5 4 0 46.0 31 10 4 1 13 0 53 2 0 2 0.957 6.1 0.2 2.5 10.4 4.08
4 Cecil Butler 22 2 6 .250 3.75 16 6 2 1 48.0 52 23 20 2 18 3 30 4 1 2 1.458 9.8 0.4 3.4 5.6 1.67
5 Ernest Christoff 22 0 1 .000 4.50 3 0 6.0 4 3 3 0 3 0 1.167 6.0 0.0 4.5
6 Carl Greene 29 7 10 .412 4.35 22 17 5 0 120.0 112 72 58 8 69 8 82 4 0 5 1.508 8.4 0.6 5.2 6.2 1.19
7 Bob Hartman* 22 10 11 .476 3.01 37 27 12 2 215.0 190 84 72 19 56 4 123 2 0 5 1.144 8.0 0.8 2.3 5.1 2.20
8 Bob Hendley* 21 16 9 .640 3.19 37 27 12 4 189.0 157 81 67 4 78 2 147 1 0 12 1.243 7.5 0.2 3.7 7.0 1.88
9 Howie Koplitz 22 5 2 .714 4.27 29 14 2 2 97.0 88 52 46 7 47 1 67 2 0 12 1.392 8.2 0.6 4.4 6.2 1.43 Stats for 2 teams
10 Dick Littlefield* 34 0 2 .000 7.41 11 2 0 0 17.0 28 15 14 2 10 2 8 0 0 1 2.235 14.8 1.1 5.3 4.2 0.80 Stats for 2 teams
11 Ken MacKenzie* 26 6 5 .545 2.40 23 6 1 1 75.0 66 25 20 2 11 1 34 3 0 0 1.027 7.9 0.2 1.3 4.1 3.09
12 Phil Niekro 21 1 0 1.000 3.60 6 0 10.0 11 5 4 1 9 0 2.000 9.9 0.9 8.1
13 Don Nottebart 24 13 5 .722 3.03 26 22 13 2 172.0 156 65 58 11 61 3 97 4 0 3 1.262 8.2 0.6 3.2 5.1 1.59
14 Chi-Chi Olivo 32 5 4 .556 2.48 26 0 0 0 69.0 56 25 19 2 22 4 47 1 0 1 1.130 7.3 0.3 2.9 6.1 2.14
15 Ron Piche 25 2 1 .667 1.73 14 0 0 0 26.0 20 5 5 2 9 3 25 3 0 1 1.115 6.9 0.7 3.1 8.7 2.78
16 Vic Rehm* 24 10 8 .556 3.51 32 26 9 2 177.0 171 80 69 9 82 4 113 5 0 10 1.429 8.7 0.5 4.2 5.7 1.38
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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Hartman 37 7 26 2 5 .943 0.89
Bob Hendley 37 4 29 2 1 .943 0.89
Vic Rehm 32 10 21 1 0 .969 0.97
Bob Botz 30 17 34 0 2 1.000 1.70 Stats for 2 teams
Howie Koplitz 29 7 17 1 1 .960 0.83 Stats for 2 teams
Don Nottebart 26 3 29 2 0 .941 1.23
Chi-Chi Olivo 26 1 15 2 0 .889 0.62
Ken MacKenzie 23 1 14 1 0 .938 0.65
Ted Abernathy 22 3 21 1 3 .960 1.09
Carl Greene 22 4 21 0 0 1.000 1.14
Cecil Butler 16 1 8 1 1 .900 0.56
Ron Piche 14 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.50
Dick Littlefield 11 0 2 1 0 .667 0.18 Stats for 2 teams

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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