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1963 Modesto Colts

1963 > Class A > 1963 California League
Overall: 72-68

Affiliation: Houston Colt .45's-NL
Manager: Dave Philley
Represented: Modesto, CA
Ballpark: John Thurman Field (Modesto, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962 / 1964

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 Robert Ackerman -- 14 25 21 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 3 .095 .240 .095 .335 2 0 0 0
2 Nicomedes Aizpurua 21 57 223 199 24 41 5 0 1 17 1 1 22 42 .206 .283 .246 .529 49 0 0 2
3 Jerome Brown 19 4 7 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000 .286 .000 .286 0 0 0 0
4 Gaynor Cawley# 21 9 7 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 0
5 Ron Cole 20 24 40 38 3 7 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 14 .184 .225 .263 .488 10 0 0 0
6 Danny Coombs 21 23 61 56 6 6 1 0 1 3 0 0 4 30 .107 .167 .179 .345 10 0 1 0
7 Raymond Earls 23 16 39 34 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 21 .088 .205 .088 .293 3 1 0 0
8 Raymond Ferrand 20 38 176 149 36 50 7 2 2 29 2 2 22 21 .336 .417 .450 .867 67 1 1 3
9 Joseph Flood 20 9 15 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .083 .214 .083 .298 1 0 1 0
10 Bob Frati 22 70 221 172 23 32 5 1 0 13 0 0 43 67 .186 .361 .227 .587 39 4 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
11 Tommy Fullen 20 31 22 21 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 .286 .318 .286 .604 6 1 0 0
12 Alan Goldfield 19 10 14 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
13 Jim Hansen 25 35 21 17 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 11 .118 .250 .118 .368 2 1 1 0
14 John Hoffman* 19 85 322 295 33 74 8 3 9 45 2 1 24 115 .251 .311 .390 .700 115 2 0 1
15 Doug Holmquist 21 40 137 126 13 30 6 1 3 20 2 1 10 27 .238 .292 .373 .665 47 0 0 1
16 Lee Hyman 20 90 419 350 78 96 21 2 5 39 5 2 63 40 .274 .388 .389 .777 136 3 2 1
17 Sonny Jackson* 18 139 645 579 122 172 19 7 3 37 61 12 56 65 .297 .363 .370 .733 214 5 4 1
18 Tom Johnson 20 129 502 448 72 114 19 1 13 72 8 2 46 95 .254 .323 .388 .712 174 2 1 5
19 Richard Loughridge* 22 20 43 34 4 8 1 0 0 3 0 0 8 5 .235 .395 .265 .660 9 1 0 0
20 Jack Lucas 19 13 30 27 3 5 3 0 0 5 0 0 2 8 .185 .241 .296 .538 8 0 1 0
21 Larry Mason 20 32 43 37 5 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 20 .162 .262 .189 .451 7 1 1 0
22 Kenneth McCain 21 39 176 144 32 40 9 0 5 22 1 1 29 34 .278 .403 .444 .848 64 2 0 1
23 Leon McFadden 19 33 54 49 4 11 2 1 1 7 0 0 5 15 .224 .296 .367 .664 18 0 0 0
24 Joe Morgan* 19 45 205 152 42 40 5 3 5 27 21 5 52 34 .263 .449 .434 .883 66 0 0 1
25 Ed Moxey 20 75 315 261 64 93 19 3 12 73 16 2 46 70 .356 .448 .590 1.038 154 2 0 6
26 Allison Owen* 27 41 172 143 28 39 9 1 2 26 1 0 27 23 .273 .384 .392 .775 56 0 0 2
27 John Paciorek 18 78 330 274 45 60 15 4 9 49 5 0 52 94 .219 .345 .401 .747 110 2 0 2
28 Dave Philley# 43 6 11 10 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .400 .455 .400 .855 4 0 0 0
29 Fred Rivero 20 7 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
30 Paul Runge* 22 55 214 190 13 48 9 1 0 23 1 1 22 43 .253 .332 .311 .642 59 1 0 1
31 Carroll Sembera 21 33 77 75 6 14 4 1 0 8 0 1 2 19 .187 .208 .267 .474 20 0 0 0
32 Raymond Staub* 21 4 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
33 James Todhunter 20 43 193 152 40 41 8 1 1 21 6 1 38 39 .270 .415 .355 .770 54 1 0 2
34 Len Tucker 33 92 407 353 67 115 16 2 26 113 12 1 45 103 .326 .403 .603 1.006 213 4 0 5
35 Charles Willett 21 26 56 46 2 4 1 0 0 5 0 0 5 23 .087 .176 .109 .285 5 0 5 0
36 Walt Williams 19 73 321 302 46 115 13 7 6 55 7 1 15 29 .381 .411 .530 .941 160 2 0 2
36 Players 21.0 140 5456 4719 822 1262 204 41 105 712 150 34 648 1116 .267 .358 .395 .752 1863 34 19 36 26
* - 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 Robert Ackerman -- 0 1 .000 6.00 10 0 0 0 24.0 26 19 16 2 10 0 25 0 0 3 1.500 9.8 0.8 3.8 9.4 2.50
2 Jerome Brown 19 1 0 1.000 5.29 4 3 0 0 17.0 19 11 10 0 11 0 26 1 0 0 1.765 10.1 0.0 5.8 13.8 2.36
3 Gaynor Cawley* 21 1 0 1.000 5.14 9 0 0 0 21.0 24 14 12 0 11 0 20 1 0 0 1.667 10.3 0.0 4.7 8.6 1.82
4 Ron Cole 20 6 6 .500 5.46 22 12 3 0 94.0 116 78 57 9 50 0 56 15 0 8 1.766 11.1 0.9 4.8 5.4 1.12
5 Danny Coombs* 21 9 10 .474 3.48 23 22 11 3 155.0 134 82 60 5 112 0 182 4 0 9 1.587 7.8 0.3 6.5 10.6 1.63
6 Raymond Earls 23 7 5 .583 4.30 16 11 4 1 92.0 98 52 44 7 36 0 74 2 0 1 1.457 9.6 0.7 3.5 7.2 2.06
7 Joseph Flood 20 0 4 .000 4.71 9 6 1 0 42.0 54 26 22 5 15 0 36 0 0 2 1.643 11.6 1.1 3.2 7.7 2.40
8 Tommy Fullen 20 3 6 .333 7.48 31 4 0 0 71.0 97 73 59 12 32 2 59 6 0 9 1.817 12.3 1.5 4.1 7.5 1.84
9 Alan Goldfield* 19 2 3 .400 5.49 10 8 2 0 41.0 44 28 25 4 31 0 48 3 0 5 1.829 9.7 0.9 6.8 10.5 1.55
10 Jim Hansen 25 5 1 .833 3.86 35 0 0 0 56.0 56 26 24 4 21 1 48 2 0 0 1.375 9.0 0.6 3.4 7.7 2.29
11 Tom Johnson 20 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 1 2 2 0 3 0 0 1 1 1 2.000 4.5 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.00
12 Jack Lucas 19 7 3 .700 3.41 11 10 5 1 66.0 61 33 25 8 25 0 48 2 0 1 1.303 8.3 1.1 3.4 6.5 1.92
13 Larry Mason 20 4 4 .500 4.67 29 9 2 1 104.0 98 64 54 8 89 3 100 9 1 15 1.798 8.5 0.7 7.7 8.7 1.12
14 Leon McFadden 19 5 8 .385 5.40 22 12 1 1 90.0 106 63 54 3 54 1 69 7 0 9 1.778 10.6 0.3 5.4 6.9 1.28
15 Fred Rivero 20 2 1 .667 9.00 7 0 0 0 9.0 10 10 9 1 8 0 10 2 0 1 2.000 10.0 1.0 8.0 10.0 1.25
16 Carroll Sembera 21 12 7 .632 3.95 26 23 9 1 164.0 151 94 72 10 89 0 152 7 0 8 1.463 8.3 0.5 4.9 8.3 1.71
17 Charles Willett 21 8 9 .471 3.68 26 20 7 1 132.0 96 68 54 11 67 0 146 9 1 10 1.235 6.5 0.8 4.6 10.0 2.18
17 Players 20.8 72 68 .514 140 140
* - 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
John Hoffman 75 558 55 21 2 .967 8.17 32
Bob Frati 60 101 28 12 2 .915 2.15 18 Stats for 2 teams
Doug Holmquist 32 282 10 8 2 .973 9.13 7

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Len Tucker 92 813 51 28 49 .969 9.39
Allison Owen 39 270 16 8 19 .973 7.33

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nicomedes Aizpurua 46 88 119 19 19 .916 4.50
Joe Morgan 45 81 104 15 16 .925 4.11
Raymond Ferrand 38 83 103 10 20 .949 4.89
Sonny Jackson 12 22 22 4 1 .917 3.67

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Hyman 85 74 131 11 8 .949 2.41
Sonny Jackson 27 23 49 9 7 .889 2.67
James Todhunter 19 16 31 5 1 .904 2.47
Tom Johnson 13 12 19 5 1 .861 2.38

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sonny Jackson 101 163 255 35 33 .923 4.14
James Todhunter 25 37 51 10 11 .898 3.52
Nicomedes Aizpurua 12 8 23 4 3 .886 2.58

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Johnson 106 172 9 13 1 .933 1.71
John Paciorek 78 131 8 6 3 .959 1.78
Walt Williams 72 88 9 4 2 .960 1.35
Ed Moxey 71 92 3 5 0 .950 1.34
Paul Runge 42 52 6 3 0 .951 1.38
Kenneth McCain 39 90 2 2 0 .979 2.36
Richard Loughridge 18 19 1 1 1 .952 1.11

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Hansen 35 3 10 1 0 .929 0.37
Tommy Fullen 31 4 13 1 0 .944 0.55
Larry Mason 29 7 16 4 0 .852 0.79
Carroll Sembera 26 7 34 3 4 .932 1.58
Charles Willett 26 5 18 1 1 .958 0.88
Danny Coombs 23 5 29 4 4 .895 1.48
Ron Cole 22 6 26 4 1 .889 1.45
Leon McFadden 22 6 12 1 1 .947 0.82
Raymond Earls 16 15 12 1 0 .964 1.69
Jack Lucas 11 3 9 1 1 .923 1.09
Robert Ackerman 10 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.60
Alan Goldfield 10 1 4 1 0 .833 0.50
Gaynor Cawley 9 0.00
Joseph Flood 9 0.00
Fred Rivero 7 0.00
Jerome Brown 4 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Robert Ackerman -- R R Unknown
Nicomedes Aizpurua 21 R R 5' 11.0" 155 1942
Jerome Brown 19 R R 6' 2.0" 220 1944
Gaynor Cawley 21 S L 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 19, 1942
Ron Cole 20 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 26, 1942 King City, CA, US
Danny Coombs 21 R L 6' 4.0" 200 Mar 23, 1942 Lincoln, ME, US
Raymond Earls 23 R R 5' 10.0" 195 May 26, 1940
Raymond Ferrand 20 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 4, 1943
Joseph Flood 20 R R 5' 11.0" 168 1943
Bob Frati 22 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Jun 23, 1941 Santa Rosa, CA, US
Tommy Fullen 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 22, 1943
Alan Goldfield 19 R L 5' 11.0" 168 Jul 20, 1943 Brooklyn, NY, US
Jim Hansen 25 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 17, 1937 Portland, OR, US
John Hoffman 19 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 31, 1943 Aberdeen, SD, US
Doug Holmquist 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 4, 1941 Bridgeport, CT, US
Lee Hyman 20 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1943
Sonny Jackson 18 L R 5' 9.0" 150 Jul 9, 1944 Washington, DC, US
Tom Johnson 20 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Dec 6, 1942 San Antonio, TX, US
Richard Loughridge 22 L R 5' 11.0" 190 1941
Jack Lucas 19 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1944
Larry Mason 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 22, 1942
Kenneth McCain 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1942
Leon McFadden 19 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 26, 1944 Little Rock, AR, US
Joe Morgan 19 L R 5' 7.0" 160 Sep 19, 1943 Bonham, TX, US
Ed Moxey 20 R R 5' 7.0" 185 Jul 8, 1942 Nassau, BS
Allison Owen 27 L R 5' 11.0" 185 1936
John Paciorek 18 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 11, 1945 Detroit, MI, US
Dave Philley 43 S R 6' 0.0" 188 May 16, 1920 Paris, TX, US
Fred Rivero 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1943
Paul Runge 22 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 20, 1940 St. Catharines, ON, CA
Carroll Sembera 21 R R 6' 0.0" 155 Jul 26, 1941 Shiner, TX, US
Raymond Staub 21 L L 5' 10.0" 170 1942
James Todhunter 20 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Mar 14, 1943
Len Tucker 33 R L 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 18, 1929 Mounds, IL, US
Charles Willett 21 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jul 29, 1941
Walt Williams 19 R R 5' 6.0" 165 Dec 19, 1943 Brownwood, TX, US

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