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1968 Tampa Tarpons

1968 > Class A > 1968 Florida State League (West)
Overall: 74-62
Scored 458 runs, Allowed 408 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-61

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: George Scherger
Represented: Tampa, FL
Ballpark: n/a
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 Sheldon Andrens* 23 111 376 100 9 3 0 .266 .306 115
2 Jerry Baker 23 25 29 4 1 0 0 .138 .172 5
3 James Baten 27 4 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
4 Kurt Bevacqua 21 91 219 55 11 2 2 .251 .347 76
5 Randy Blanken 20 6 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 1
6 Steve Blateric 24 7 24 5 0 0 0 .208 .208 5
7 Marvin Branscomb 19 103 359 90 13 3 2 .251 .320 115
8 Josh Carter 24 108 328 84 14 3 4 .256 .354 116
9 Andrew Cleveland 25 48 136 30 4 1 0 .221 .265 36
10 Jim Coady* 21 7 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
11 Dave Concepcion 20 120 329 77 11 1 0 .234 .274 90
12 Alfred Crawford 20 133 470 134 22 8 2 .285 .379 178
13 Edmund Curran 20 3 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 1
14 Joseph Earl 22 30 15 3 0 0 0 .200 .200 3
15 Larry Feltner 19 5 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
16 Larry Gable 27 45 24 3 1 0 0 .125 .167 4
17 Samuel Greenwood* 23 111 313 71 13 5 3 .227 .329 103
18 Robert Hall 19 19 14 1 0 0 0 .071 .071 1
19 Daryl Hallmark 21 11 23 7 0 1 0 .304 .391 9
20 Charles Higgins 18 22 22 3 0 0 0 .136 .136 3
21 James Hoff 23 111 323 76 11 1 1 .235 .285 92
22 Wayne Holsopple 19 3 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
23 Jim Lewis 19 2 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
24 Gary Nolan 20 2 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
25 Mike Oates 19 5 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
26 Ozzie Osborn 22 13 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
27 Claude Passeau 24 7 9 3 0 0 0 .333 .333 3
28 Mickey Pless 20 26 27 1 0 0 0 .037 .037 1
29 Frank Portera 23 98 260 61 10 1 1 .235 .292 76
30 Carl Richardson 22 125 414 102 11 12 1 .246 .338 140
31 Greg Riddoch 22 89 199 35 5 0 2 .176 .231 46
32 Franklin Thompson* 20 4 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
33 Dave Tomlin* 19 37 12 4 0 1 0 .333 .500 6
34 Charles West* 22 19 60 11 1 0 0 .183 .200 12
35 Milt Wilcox 18 8 12 1 1 0 0 .083 .167 2
36 Benjamin Williams 21 10 23 1 1 0 0 .043 .087 2
37 Michael Willis 21 32 66 8 0 0 0 .121 .121 8
37 Players 21.8 136 4685 4116 458 972 140 42 18 383 112 48 403 694 .236 .310 .304 .614 1250 52 82 32 22
* - 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 Jerry Baker 23 7 6 .538 3.45 25 16 94.0 73 48 36 8 48 1.287 7.0 0.8 4.6
2 James Baten 27 2 2 .500 3.32 4 3 19.0 14 8 7 0 9 1.211 6.6 0.0 4.3
3 Pedro Bello 20 0 0 7.20 4 0 5.0 6 5 4 0 6 2.400 10.8 0.0 10.8
4 Randy Blanken 20 1 1 .500 3.00 6 1 9.0 8 3 3 1 1 1.000 8.0 1.0 1.0
5 Steve Blateric 24 6 0 1.000 0.61 7 7 59.0 37 4 4 1 5 0.712 5.6 0.2 0.8
6 Marvin Branscomb 19 0 0 0.00 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0
7 John Chester 21 1 2 .333 3.00 4 0 6.0 6 5 2 0 6 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0
8 Jim Coady 21 0 2 .000 12.00 7 1 9.0 12 15 12 1 7 2.111 12.0 1.0 7.0
9 Edmund Curran 20 0 1 .000 5.40 3 2 10.0 12 6 6 0 3 1.500 10.8 0.0 2.7
10 Joseph Earl 22 3 4 .429 2.70 30 7 70.0 64 31 21 3 18 1.171 8.2 0.4 2.3
11 Larry Feltner 19 1 1 .500 5.06 5 2 16.0 17 12 9 2 7 1.500 9.6 1.1 3.9
12 Larry Gable 27 11 4 .733 1.57 45 0 92.0 64 19 16 1 39 1.120 6.3 0.1 3.8
13 Robert Hall 19 3 5 .375 3.29 19 11 63.0 50 30 23 3 23 1.159 7.1 0.4 3.3
14 Daryl Hallmark 21 6 4 .600 2.25 11 10 68.0 49 20 17 0 23 1.059 6.5 0.0 3.0
15 Charles Higgins 18 3 5 .375 2.35 22 11 92.0 68 34 24 1 26 1.022 6.7 0.1 2.5
16 Wayne Holsopple 19 0 0 3.00 3 1 9.0 7 4 3 0 7 1.556 7.0 0.0 7.0
17 Gary Nolan 20 0 1 .000 3.60 2 2 5.0 5 5 2 0 5 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0
18 Mike Oates 19 0 0 10.12 5 4 8.0 5 9 9 0 19 3.000 5.6 0.0 21.4
19 Ozzie Osborn 22 2 2 .500 1.80 13 0 25.0 14 6 5 1 9 0.920 5.0 0.4 3.2
20 Claude Passeau 24 2 2 .500 5.04 7 5 25.0 27 16 14 0 13 1.600 9.7 0.0 4.7
21 Mickey Pless 20 6 4 .600 2.64 26 12 109.0 81 45 32 2 56 1.257 6.7 0.2 4.6
22 Franklin Thompson* 20 0 0 0.69 4 1 13.0 8 1 1 1 6 1.077 5.5 0.7 4.2
23 Dave Tomlin* 19 6 3 .667 2.41 37 1 56.0 47 19 15 3 16 1.125 7.6 0.5 2.6
24 Milt Wilcox 18 3 3 .500 1.34 8 8 47.0 28 11 7 0 18 0.979 5.4 0.0 3.4
25 Michael Willis* 21 11 10 .524 2.17 32 31 203.0 168 52 49 5 32 0.985 7.4 0.2 1.4
25 Players 21.3 74 62 .544 2.59 136 136 107 29 21 1114.2 870 408 321 33 403 43 852 48 3 42 4620 1.142 7.0 0.3 3.3 6.9 2.11
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Gable 45 0.00
Dave Tomlin 37 0.00
Michael Willis 32 0.00
Joseph Earl 30 0.00
Mickey Pless 26 0.00
Jerry Baker 25 0.00
Charles Higgins 22 0.00
Robert Hall 19 0.00
Ozzie Osborn 13 0.00
Daryl Hallmark 11 0.00
Milt Wilcox 8 0.00
Steve Blateric 7 0.00
Jim Coady 7 0.00
Claude Passeau 7 0.00
Randy Blanken 6 0.00
Larry Feltner 5 0.00
Mike Oates 5 0.00
James Baten 4 0.00
Pedro Bello 4 0.00
John Chester 4 0.00
Franklin Thompson 4 0.00
Edmund Curran 3 0.00
Wayne Holsopple 3 0.00
Gary Nolan 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Sheldon Andrens 23 L L 5' 7.0" 150 1945
Jerry Baker 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1945
James Baten 27 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 28, 1940
Pedro Bello 20 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1948
Kurt Bevacqua 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 23, 1947 Miami Beach, FL, US
Randy Blanken 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1948
Steve Blateric 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 20, 1944 Denver, CO, US
Marvin Branscomb 19 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 10, 1948
Josh Carter 24 R R 5' 10.0" 180 1944
John Chester 21 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Feb 5, 1947
Andrew Cleveland 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1943
Jim Coady 21 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 25, 1947 La Crosse, WI, US
Dave Concepcion 20 R R 6' 2.0" 155 Jun 17, 1948 Ocumare de la Costa, Aragua, VE
Alfred Crawford 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 8, 1947
Edmund Curran 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1948
Joseph Earl 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 26, 1945
Larry Feltner 19 R R 5' 11.0" 168 1949
Larry Gable 27 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1941
Samuel Greenwood 23 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1945
Robert Hall 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 2, 1948
Daryl Hallmark 21 R R 6' 5.0" 205 1947
Charles Higgins 18 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Sep 12, 1949
James Hoff 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 16, 1945
Wayne Holsopple 19 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1949
Jim Lewis 19 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 26, 1949
Gary Nolan 20 R R 6' 2.0" 197 May 27, 1948 Herlong, CA, US
Mike Oates 19 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Oct 1, 1948 Geneva, IL, US
Ozzie Osborn 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 19, 1946 Springfield, MO, US
Claude Passeau 24 R R 6' 1.0" 197 1944
Mickey Pless 20 R R 6' 4.0" 170 Nov 27, 1947
Frank Portera 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1945
Carl Richardson 22 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Jun 2, 1946 Cincinnati, OH, US
Greg Riddoch 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 17, 1945 Greeley, CO, US
Franklin Thompson 20 L L 6' 2.0" 205 1948
Dave Tomlin 19 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 22, 1949 Maysville, KY, US
Charles West 22 L R 6' 1.0" 190 1946
Milt Wilcox 18 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 20, 1950 Honolulu, HI, US
Benjamin Williams 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1947
Michael Willis 21 R L 6' 4.0" 195 1947

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