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1968 Gastonia Pirates

1968 > Class A > 1968 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 68-55
Scored 586 runs, Allowed 531 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 67-56

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Frank Oceak
Represented: Gastonia, NC
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 Eddie Barbary* 23 19 58 51 1 9 1 0 0 4 0 0 7 12 .176 .276 .196 .472 10 0 0 0
2 Edward Blackman 20 104 412 336 52 94 11 7 1 50 8 3 51 63 .280 .377 .363 .740 122 5 14 6
3 Frank Brosseau 23 55 132 112 16 26 8 0 1 9 1 3 16 20 .232 .336 .330 .666 37 2 1 1
4 Conard Brown* 26 94 389 324 54 87 14 1 13 48 3 3 57 104 .269 .386 .438 .824 142 5 3 0
5 Darrell Brown 20 53 177 158 21 42 7 0 3 15 1 1 17 27 .266 .341 .367 .708 58 1 1 0
6 Roger Brown# 22 15 33 30 3 6 0 0 2 8 0 0 3 8 .200 .273 .400 .673 12 0 0 0
7 Robert Butkus* 24 45 17 15 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .067 .125 .067 .192 1 0 1 0
8 Cecil Caldwell 23 6 14 9 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 .111 .385 .111 .496 1 1 1 0
9 Douglas Carson 21 10 28 21 4 3 0 0 2 4 0 0 7 9 .143 .357 .429 .786 9 0 0 0
10 Mel Civil 21 29 129 116 18 30 9 0 1 12 2 1 12 9 .259 .328 .362 .690 42 0 1 0
11 Merideth Cox 19 7 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
12 Howard Deacon 19 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
13 Tom Dettore* 20 74 252 221 23 54 9 2 2 27 0 0 26 56 .244 .324 .330 .654 73 1 2 2
14 Perry Dunn* 19 110 485 432 61 111 15 2 3 28 7 9 42 76 .257 .329 .322 .651 139 5 5 1
15 Frank Frontino 19 34 38 35 0 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .171 .216 .200 .416 7 1 1 0
16 Michael Fuchs* 20 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
17 Hector Herrera 20 10 35 31 2 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 6 .194 .265 .290 .555 9 0 1 0
18 Bobby Herring 20 23 38 34 3 5 2 1 0 3 0 0 2 18 .147 .194 .265 .459 9 0 2 0
19 Larry Holder 21 7 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
20 Barry Houser* 22 14 18 17 1 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 6 .294 .333 .294 .627 5 0 0 0
21 Zelman Jack 22 119 525 436 84 142 21 4 24 73 28 11 78 122 .326 .427 .557 .985 243 3 3 5
22 Robert Johnston 22 14 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
23 John Lamb 21 31 33 22 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 6 5 .091 .310 .136 .447 3 1 4 0
24 John Landry* 20 30 141 119 18 24 4 1 3 18 0 0 19 35 .202 .326 .328 .654 39 3 0 0
25 Charles Malitz* 23 26 83 71 13 14 7 1 0 10 1 0 10 16 .197 .296 .324 .620 23 0 2 0
26 Dennis Malseed 21 17 36 31 2 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 12 .161 .257 .161 .418 5 1 1 0
27 Robert McKee* 20 5 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
28 Miguel Morales 21 27 43 36 3 5 0 1 0 2 0 0 6 18 .139 .279 .194 .474 7 1 0 0
29 Arthur Mullet 23 46 129 107 14 28 4 1 0 10 6 2 19 30 .262 .373 .318 .691 34 0 3 0
30 Brian Murphy 24 105 441 386 64 105 17 1 2 59 14 2 46 73 .272 .351 .337 .688 130 2 5 2
31 Gilberto Peynado 19 10 13 12 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 .250 .308 .250 .558 3 0 0 0
32 Dennis Pierce* 23 10 14 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 .222 .462 .222 .684 2 1 1 0
33 Gary Robinson 25 10 16 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 2 0
34 Randolph Rodgers* 19 98 381 321 52 67 8 1 0 26 12 4 50 104 .209 .316 .240 .556 77 2 4 4
35 Donald Sheppard* 21 25 106 92 14 21 3 2 0 9 6 0 12 16 .228 .317 .304 .622 28 0 2 0
36 Paul Strauch 19 17 29 28 0 6 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 13 .214 .207 .214 .421 6 0 0 1
37 Gary Vingle 20 13 8 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .143 .143 .286 .429 2 0 1 0
38 David Warmbrod 22 21 52 41 6 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 17 .098 .191 .098 .289 4 0 5 1
39 Carmelo Ybes 18 40 132 118 7 17 1 0 0 8 0 1 9 25 .144 .200 .153 .353 18 0 2 3
40 Richie Zisk 19 53 214 185 32 52 8 1 13 41 2 1 25 57 .281 .374 .546 .920 101 3 0 1
40 Players 21.2 123 4673 3995 586 986 153 26 70 480 91 41 543 1000 .247 .341 .351 .691 1401 40 68 27 24
* - 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 Frank Brosseau 23 4 4 .500 1.88 20 10 6 1 91.0 61 22 19 1 20 1 101 1 0 4 0.890 6.0 0.1 2.0 10.0 5.05
2 Roger Brown* 22 6 3 .667 2.63 9 8 4 1 65.0 43 22 19 4 26 2 68 1 0 4 1.062 6.0 0.6 3.6 9.4 2.62
3 Robert Butkus* 24 11 2 .846 1.97 45 0 0 0 64.0 50 18 14 3 24 6 52 2 1 3 1.156 7.0 0.4 3.4 7.3 2.17
4 Merideth Cox 19 0 0 7.50 5 0 0 0 6.0 4 7 5 2 9 0 5 0 0 2 2.167 6.0 3.0 13.5 7.5 0.56
5 Tom Dettore 20 1 0 1.000 3.00 2 1 0 0 6.0 5 2 2 0 5 0 7 0 0 3 1.667 7.5 0.0 7.5 10.5 1.40
6 Frank Frontino 19 5 4 .556 3.62 31 4 2 1 87.0 77 41 35 9 40 9 77 3 0 8 1.345 8.0 0.9 4.1 8.0 1.93
7 Michael Fuchs* 20 0 0 2.40 6 1 0 0 15.0 9 5 4 1 13 0 9 0 0 2 1.467 5.4 0.6 7.8 5.4 0.69
8 Bobby Herring 20 2 7 .222 3.93 22 12 2 0 94.0 84 53 41 8 56 3 85 2 0 7 1.489 8.0 0.8 5.4 8.1 1.52
9 Larry Holder 21 1 0 1.000 4.20 7 0 0 0 15.0 15 10 7 2 9 0 8 1 0 6 1.600 9.0 1.2 5.4 4.8 0.89
10 Barry Houser* 22 2 3 .400 7.71 10 6 0 0 28.0 31 28 24 1 25 0 29 4 0 9 2.000 10.0 0.3 8.0 9.3 1.16
11 Robert Johnston 22 2 0 1.000 2.00 14 0 0 0 18.0 18 7 4 0 10 0 15 1 1 6 1.556 9.0 0.0 5.0 7.5 1.50
12 John Lamb 21 10 6 .625 3.78 31 0 0 0 81.0 76 39 34 3 47 6 73 3 0 18 1.519 8.4 0.3 5.2 8.1 1.55
13 Dennis Malseed 21 2 3 .400 4.06 12 10 2 0 62.0 69 34 28 6 31 1 48 3 1 8 1.613 10.0 0.9 4.5 7.0 1.55
14 Filiberto Marmolejos 19 0 0 16.20 5 0 0 0 5.0 9 9 9 0 4 0 5 0 0 1 2.600 16.2 0.0 7.2 9.0 1.25
15 Robert McKee* 20 0 2 .000 9.82 5 2 0 0 11.0 11 12 12 1 11 1 8 1 0 1 2.000 9.0 0.8 9.0 6.5 0.73
16 Miguel Morales 21 6 5 .545 4.30 21 14 2 1 90.0 87 48 43 11 46 5 66 5 1 4 1.478 8.7 1.1 4.6 6.6 1.43
17 Dennis Pierce* 23 0 3 .000 5.45 10 8 0 0 38.0 41 32 23 2 26 0 27 1 0 8 1.763 9.7 0.5 6.2 6.4 1.04
18 Gary Robinson 25 1 2 .333 7.41 8 7 0 0 34.0 40 37 28 3 17 1 23 1 0 2 1.676 10.6 0.8 4.5 6.1 1.35
19 Paul Strauch 19 2 3 .400 3.71 17 15 1 1 80.0 84 43 33 10 29 1 66 3 1 2 1.412 9.4 1.1 3.3 7.4 2.28
20 Gary Vingle 20 0 4 .000 3.97 13 3 0 0 34.0 25 17 15 4 27 1 46 0 1 3 1.529 6.6 1.1 7.1 12.2 1.70
21 David Warmbrod 22 12 4 .750 2.27 21 21 9 3 131.0 107 45 33 9 62 4 78 2 0 13 1.290 7.4 0.6 4.3 5.4 1.26
21 Players 21.4 68 55 .553 3.69 123 123 95 28 11 1054.1 946 531 432 80 537 41 896 34 6 114 4618 1.407 8.1 0.7 4.6 7.6 1.67
* - 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
Tom Dettore 66 454 25 11 1 .978 7.26 22
Carmelo Ybes 35 267 25 6 1 .980 8.34 10
Eddie Barbary 17 76 10 3 0 .966 5.06 4
Hector Herrera 10 62 6 3 1 .958 6.80 2
Douglas Carson 6 37 4 0 0 1.000 6.83 6
Howard Deacon 1 4 1 0 0 1.000 5.00 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Zelman Jack 77 601 21 7 46 .989 8.08
John Landry 30 308 11 3 27 .991 10.63
Charles Malitz 7 54 3 0 2 1.000 8.14
Arthur Mullet 7 50 0 1 5 .980 7.14
Barry Houser 3 15 1 0 3 1.000 5.33
Gilberto Peynado 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Brian Murphy 104 237 298 21 63 .962 5.14
Arthur Mullet 17 38 39 5 11 .939 4.53
Randolph Rodgers 2 0 3 0 0 1.000 1.50
Cecil Caldwell 1 3 3 0 1 1.000 6.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Perry Dunn 107 113 185 26 16 .920 2.79
Arthur Mullet 7 5 9 3 0 .824 2.00
Frank Brosseau 5 1 5 2 1 .750 1.20
Randolph Rodgers 5 1 8 0 1 1.000 1.80
Edward Blackman 3 2 5 0 1 1.000 2.33
Cecil Caldwell 3 2 1 2 0 .600 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Randolph Rodgers 84 117 219 33 51 .911 4.00
Darrell Brown 42 69 107 16 21 .917 4.19
Brian Murphy 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Conard Brown 93 128 8 5 0 .965 1.46
Edward Blackman 90 170 11 6 0 .968 2.01
Richie Zisk 51 78 7 5 1 .944 1.67
Zelman Jack 45 80 2 1 0 .988 1.82
Mel Civil 29 70 8 3 2 .963 2.69
Donald Sheppard 25 27 2 2 0 .935 1.16
Frank Brosseau 17 30 0 1 0 .968 1.76
Charles Malitz 16 16 0 1 0 .941 1.00
Gilberto Peynado 5 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.60
Perry Dunn 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Butkus 45 2 11 1 0 .929 0.29
Frank Frontino 31 5 19 1 2 .960 0.77
John Lamb 31 4 12 0 0 1.000 0.52
Bobby Herring 22 2 10 1 1 .923 0.55
Miguel Morales 21 3 12 3 0 .833 0.71
David Warmbrod 21 4 18 1 2 .957 1.05
Frank Brosseau 20 4 12 0 1 1.000 0.80
Paul Strauch 17 0 12 3 0 .800 0.71
Robert Johnston 14 0 5 0 0 1.000 0.36
Gary Vingle 13 0 5 0 0 1.000 0.38
Dennis Malseed 12 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.50
Barry Houser 10 0 4 1 0 .800 0.40
Dennis Pierce 10 2 9 1 0 .917 1.10
Roger Brown 9 2 6 2 0 .800 0.89
Gary Robinson 8 0 10 2 0 .833 1.25
Larry Holder 7 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.71
Michael Fuchs 6 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Merideth Cox 5 1 2 1 0 .750 0.60
Filiberto Marmolejos 5 0.00
Robert McKee 5 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Eddie Barbary 23 L R 6' 0.0" 186 Jan 25, 1945 Greenville, SC, US
Edward Blackman 20 R R 5' 11.0" 162 1948
Frank Brosseau 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 31, 1944 Drayton, ND, US
Conard Brown 26 L R 6' 1.0" 189 1942
Darrell Brown 20 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1948
Roger Brown 22 S L 6' 2.0" 178 May 5, 1946
Robert Butkus 24 L L 5' 10.0" 175 1944
Cecil Caldwell 23 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1945
Douglas Carson 21 R R 6' 3.0" 190 1947
Mel Civil 21 R R 5' 10.0" 174 Nov 2, 1946
Merideth Cox 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1949
Howard Deacon 19 R R 6' 0.0" 1949
Tom Dettore 20 L R 6' 4.0" 200 Nov 17, 1947 Canonsburg, PA, US
Perry Dunn 19 L R 5' 10.0" 170 1949
Frank Frontino 19 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 23, 1948 Spangler, PA, US
Michael Fuchs 20 L L 5' 11.0" 169 1948
Hector Herrera 20 R R 5' 11.0" 172 1948
Bobby Herring 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1948
Larry Holder 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1947
Barry Houser 22 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Dec 24, 1945 Mechanicsburg, PA, US
Zelman Jack 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1946
Robert Johnston 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1946
John Lamb 21 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jul 20, 1946 Sharon, CT, US
John Landry 20 L L 6' 1.0" 197 1948
Charles Malitz 23 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1945
Dennis Malseed 21 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jun 27, 1947
Filiberto Marmolejos 19 R R 5' 8.0" 150 1949
Robert McKee 20 L L 6' 3.0" 198 1948
Miguel Morales 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1947
Arthur Mullet 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1945
Brian Murphy 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 11, 1944
Gilberto Peynado 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1949
Dennis Pierce 23 L L 6' 2.0" 165 1945
Gary Robinson 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 13, 1943
Randolph Rodgers 19 L R 5' 10.0" 155 1949
Donald Sheppard 21 L R 6' 0.0" 180 1947
Paul Strauch 19 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1949
Gary Vingle 20 R R 6' 5.0" 220 1948
David Warmbrod 22 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1946
Carmelo Ybes 18 R R 5' 8.0" 167 1950
Richie Zisk 19 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 6, 1949 Brooklyn, NY, US

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