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1960 Birmingham Barons

1960 > Class AA > 1960 Southern Association
Overall: 83-70
Scored 753 runs, Allowed 647 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-66

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Skeeter Newsome
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1959 / 1961

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Gene Bacque221018170301020111.
2Richard Beck25231000.333.3331
3Frank Biskup27133732241003052. for 2 teams
4Wyman Carey*2347868291520270418.
5Harold DeMars*22310000.000.0000
6Guilford Dickens32101320294328220494412653.279.338.466.803137
7Larry DiPippo*30151595494721291931161110159.261.387.379.765187Stats for 2 teams
8Bob Dustal243452464710020613.
9Fred Gladding*24110000.000.0000
10Ross Grimsley*38581612120001044.167.375.167.5422
11Joe Grzenda231532293000010315.
12Bob Hazle*291325084506413126195715837.291.372.413.785186Stats for 2 teams
13Gail Henley*3113857048989127266187748185.260.365.448.813219
14Jim Hughes25144596566791472478601130118.260.297.369.666209
15Bob Jingling27961000.167.1671
16Alan Koch222244437100104017.
17Frank Kostro2226106991127500142716.273.321.323.64432
18Gene Lary264131302500020110. for 3 teams
19Don Lumley*2333104841720522502014.238.385.417.80135
20Andy Madalone26451231041421220601912.202.325.260.58527Stats for 2 teams
21Mickey Micelotta31150599525721332292087574108.253.346.444.789233
22Ron Mrozinski293474677800060729.
23Ron Nischwitz#2240968981950050728.
24Stan Palys3014761154010120043132811627157.370.444.6541.097353
25Albert Pehanick247111000.091.0911
26George Player25191010110000000.
27Rance Pless348530527744758013102838.271.338.310.64886Stats for 2 teams
28James Rice261558505100002186.200.310.200.51010
29Buck Rodgers#2193346313367714153803329.246.318.345.663108
30Bill Roman*217165000.313.3135
31Legrant Scott21278876512301311213.
32Ron Shoop287425022122466022002932.208.300.262.56258
33George Thomas2212447744274125394138183571.283.335.477.813211
34Vincent Trakan26691514010000018.
35Ronald Witucki26371000.143.1431
36Dick Young*32113409380599516453642950.250.303.353.656134Stats for 3 teams
36 Players27.9153586751407531340258551276884312623960.261.338.406.7452089111614358
* - 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
1Gene Bacque2215.1675.0410850.04834284251.4608.60.74.5
2Wyman Carey*231414.5003.773731217.020110591111371.5588.30.55.7
3Harold DeMars*2201.00033.0
4Bob Dustal24107.5883.343413143.013768533351.2038.60.22.2
5Fred Gladding240045.0011.015523.0009.018.0
6Ross Grimsley*3861.8573.0828087.28631307261.2788.80.72.7
7Joe Grzenda*2345.4443.14151386.07645303581.5588.00.36.1
8Alan Koch2276.5383.602118120.011657487551.4258.70.54.1
9Gene Lary2657.4177.5739388.011986748572.00012.20.85.8Stats for 3 teams
10Ron Mrozinski*291010.5004.273423196.02271099318621.47410.40.82.8
11Ron Nischwitz*22147.6672.323430241.0201746213631.0957.50.52.4
12Albert Pehanick2431.7505.297532.13420192231.7639.50.66.4
13George Player2532.6003.8019142.24119184161.3368.60.83.4
14Vincent Trakan26107.5883.7269094.110748399261.41010.20.92.5
14 Players25.28370.5423.601531539657131340.11317647536113542208603552657971.3878.
* - 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


Buck Rodgers814566877.9876.476
Ron Shoop684151955.9896.387
Frank Biskup10602011.0006.202Stats for 2 teams


Larry DiPippo1481332867141.9959.58Stats for 2 teams


Jim Hughes1022263192074.9655.34
Dick Young346958815.9413.74Stats for 3 teams
Andy Madalone225156416.9644.86Stats for 2 teams
Legrant Scott193749117.9894.53


Rance Pless8055124713.9622.24Stats for 2 teams
Dick Young53601111613.9143.23Stats for 3 teams
Jim Hughes35276036.9672.49
George Thomas18112752.8842.11
Frank Kostro17163343.9252.88
Andy Madalone1091020.9051.90Stats for 2 teams


Mickey Micelotta1402644704793.9405.24


Stan Palys1442261192.9631.65
Gail Henley132258580.9701.99
Bob Hazle127255590.9672.05Stats for 2 teams
George Thomas1042051795.9612.13
Guilford Dickens71119840.9691.79
Don Lumley2023111.9601.20

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Gene Bacque22RR6' 3.0"195Aug 12, 1937
Richard Beck25RR6' 0.0"1901935
Frank Biskup27RR5' 11.0"1701933
Wyman Carey23LL5' 11.0"160Nov 9, 1936Chicago, IL, US
Harold DeMars22LL5' 11.0"160Aug 22, 1937
Guilford Dickens32RR6' 2.0"195Feb 5, 1928
Larry DiPippo30LL5' 11.0"175May 24, 1930Brooklyn, NY, US
Bob Dustal24RR6' 0.0"172Sep 28, 1935Sayreville, NJ, US
Fred Gladding24LR6' 1.0"220Jun 28, 1936Flat Rock, MI, US
Ross Grimsley38LL6' 0.0"175Jun 4, 1922Americus, KS, US
Joe Grzenda23RL6' 2.0"180Jun 8, 1937Scranton, PA, US
Bob Hazle29LR6' 0.0"190Dec 9, 1930Laurens, SC, US
Gail Henley31LR5' 9.0"180Oct 15, 1928Wichita, KS, US
Jim Hughes25RR6' 3.0"185Oct 21, 1934
Bob Jingling27RR5' 10.0"1701933
Alan Koch22RR6' 4.0"195Mar 25, 1938Decatur, AL, US
Frank Kostro22RR6' 2.0"190Aug 4, 1937Windber, PA, US
Gene Lary26RR6' 1.0"175Jan 5, 1934Northport, AL, US
Don Lumley23LL5' 11.0"185Dec 30, 1936Sacramento, CA, US
Andy Madalone26RR5' 9.0"170May 29, 1934Staten Island, NY, US
Mickey Micelotta31RR5' 11.0"185Oct 20, 1928Corona, NY, US
Ron Mrozinski29RL5' 11.0"160Sep 16, 1930White Haven, PA, US
Ron Nischwitz22SL6' 3.0"205Jul 1, 1937Dayton, OH, US
Stan Palys30RR6' 2.0"190May 1, 1930Blakely, PA, US
Albert Pehanick24RR6' 5.0"195Aug 27, 1935Scranton, PA, US
George Player25RR6' 0.0"180Aug 1, 1934
Rance Pless34RR6' 0.0"195Dec 6, 1925Greeneville, TN, US
James Rice26RR5' 10.0"160Sep 25, 1933
Buck Rodgers21SR6' 2.0"190Aug 16, 1938Delaware, OH, US
Bill Roman21LL6' 4.0"190Oct 11, 1938Detroit, MI, US
Legrant Scott21RR5' 9.0"165Aug 27, 1938
Ron Shoop28RR5' 11.0"180Sep 19, 1931Rural Valley, PA, US
George Thomas22RR6' 3.0"190Nov 29, 1937Minneapolis, MN, US
Vincent Trakan26RR6' 2.0"1881934
Ronald Witucki26RR5' 10.0"1801934
Dick Young32LR5' 11.0"175Jun 3, 1928Seattle, WA, US

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