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1976 Rhode Island Red Sox

1976 > Class AAA > 1976 International League
Overall: 68-70
Scored 632 runs, Allowed 647 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-70

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Joe Morgan
Represented: Pawtucket, RI
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1975 / 1977

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Kim Andrew2210941934855100933301056427.287.399.356.755124232
2Ramon Aviles2413447842150108173242424721.257.331.325.656137163
3Jack Baker261335434697211916036802157139.254.343.518.8612431016
4John Balaz251335244806911421024691338120.238.294.431.725207204
5Tim Blackwell#232430000000011.
6Dave Coleman25138572515731432961266144888.278.340.427.767220315
7Chris Coletta*3182228209305780621411829.273.329.397.72683001
8Puchy Delgado#222221110010000.500.5001.0001.5002000
9Bo Diaz2362137117102910418001516.248.328.359.68742032
10Steve Dillard2534151135173150191141016.
11Butch Hobson2490400360561032112572113381.286.341.558.899201016
12Buddy Hunter2812749042446123160351004950.290.368.349.717148737
13Dave Machemer25108379308578747127286631.282.410.351.760108131
14Andy Merchant*25682612033460120322005118.296.442.399.84181331
15Dick Sharon2677277246285751838512872.232.309.358.66788021
16Ernie Whitt*24903503043381162742133932.266.353.401.754122241
16 Players25.2138521745466321213181231355886033564741.267.349.406.755184531334337
* - 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
1Don Aase2152.7143.3310921054.04223203342400011.4077.
2Jack Baker26000.00200004.010000020000.2502.
3Mark Barr231010.5004.074514514146.01657966105613654211.51410.
4Mark Bomback2357.4174.051818310120.0130605410605631011.5839.
5Roswell Brayton*2521.6672.4822000129.02198212380011.1386.
6Jim Burton*26117.6115.592828510169.016711010519112810641181.6518.
7Tom Farias2546.4003.86437003105.01054945105810703251.5529.
8Rick Jones*2103.0009.905400020.0302222492121121.95013.
9Rick Kreuger*2794.6923.0435200480.06528274357511221.2507.
10John LaRose*2403.0005.0014100227.03317152183150021.88911.
11Mike Paxton2276.5384.141919520126.01086458106110922111.3417.
12Curran Percival2413.2508.318611026.04326244104181012.03814.
13Allen Ripley2332.6003.925530039.04019173161330031.4369.
14Jerry Spencer2412.3335.147720035.03421204205171031.5438.
15Kenneth Watkins2742.6673.4521000160.05530232319282011.4338.
16Jim Wright25612.3335.033718603136.0162907613445742131.51510.
16 Players24.46870.4934.44138138106328181176.01201647580100576876942210451.5119.
* - 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


Ernie Whitt703335368.9855.513
Bo Diaz582222833.9884.310
Andy Merchant4421424001.0005.414
Tim Blackwell231001.0002.000


Jack Baker132104984973.9928.58
Ernie Whitt28924110.9903.43
Dave Coleman24847081.0003.79


Buddy Hunter961982711655.9674.89
Steve Dillard34871071316.9375.71
Dave Machemer132132031.0004.08
Kim Andrew8112426.9464.38


Butch Hobson88892001418.9543.28
Buddy Hunter32314838.9632.47
Dave Machemer18103032.9302.22
Kim Andrew10010.0000.00


Ramon Aviles1342384523575.9525.15
Dave Machemer2092132.9091.50
Butch Hobson22410.8573.00


Dave Coleman1362751060.9792.10
John Balaz133210860.9731.64
Dick Sharon77162981.9552.22
Dave Machemer7072851.9411.14
Chris Coletta38180001.0000.47
Ernie Whitt1831110.9701.78
Puchy Delgado220001.0001.00


Mark Barr4562740.8920.73
Tom Farias4371421.9130.49
Jim Wright37102031.9090.81
Rick Kreuger35723011.0000.86
Jim Burton2872610.9711.18
Roswell Brayton2231001.0000.18
Kenneth Watkins21116011.0000.81
Mike Paxton19618011.0001.26
Mark Bomback1892921.9502.11
John LaRose1422001.0000.29
Don Aase1048021.0001.20
Curran Percival81520.7500.75
Jerry Spencer741210.9412.29
Rick Jones502001.0000.40
Allen Ripley52310.8331.00
Jack Baker201001.0000.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Don Aase21RR6' 3.0"190Sep 8, 1954Orange, CA, US
Kim Andrew22RR5' 10.0"160Nov 14, 1953Glendale, CA, US
Ramon Aviles24RR5' 9.0"155Jan 22, 1952Manati, PR
Jack Baker26RR6' 5.0"225May 4, 1950Birmingham, AL, US
John Balaz25RR6' 3.0"180Nov 24, 1950Toronto, ON, CA
Mark Barr23RR6' 3.0"200Oct 3, 1952
Tim Blackwell23SR5' 11.0"170Aug 19, 1952San Diego, CA, US
Mark Bomback23RR5' 11.0"170Apr 14, 1953Portsmouth, VA, US
Roswell Brayton25RL6' 0.0"170May 8, 1951Fall River, MA, US
Jim Burton26RL6' 3.0"195Oct 27, 1949Royal Oak, MI, US
Dave Coleman25RR6' 3.0"195Oct 26, 1950Dayton, OH, US
Chris Coletta31LL5' 11.0"190Aug 2, 1944Brooklyn, NY, US
Puchy Delgado22SL5' 11.0"170Feb 2, 1954Hatillo, PR
Bo Diaz23RR5' 11.0"185Mar 23, 1953Cua, Miranda, VE
Steve Dillard25RR6' 1.0"180Feb 8, 1951Memphis, TN, US
Tom Farias25RR5' 10.0"Feb 5, 1951New Bedford, MA, US
Butch Hobson24RR6' 1.0"193Aug 17, 1951Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Buddy Hunter28RR5' 10.0"170Aug 9, 1947Omaha, NE, US
Rick Jones21LL6' 5.0"190Apr 16, 1955Jacksonville, FL, US
Rick Kreuger27RL6' 2.0"185Nov 3, 1948Grand Rapids, MI, US
John LaRose24LL6' 1.0"185Oct 25, 1951Pawtucket, RI, US
Dave Machemer25RR5' 11.0"180May 24, 1951St. Joseph, MI, US
Andy Merchant25LR5' 11.0"185Aug 30, 1950Mobile, AL, US
Mike Paxton22RR5' 11.0"190Sep 3, 1953Memphis, TN, US
Curran Percival24RR6' 2.0"185Oct 3, 1951St. Louis, MO, US
Allen Ripley23RR6' 3.0"190Oct 18, 1952Norwood, MA, US
Dick Sharon26RR6' 2.0"195Apr 15, 1950San Mateo, CA, US
Jerry Spencer24RR6' 2.0"195Oct 30, 1951San Antonio, TX, US
Kenneth Watkins27RR6' 5.0"215Aug 13, 1948Nevada, MO, US
Ernie Whitt24LR6' 2.0"200Jun 13, 1952Detroit, MI, US
Jim Wright25RR6' 1.0"165Dec 21, 1950Reed City, MI, US

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