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1968 Tri-City Atoms

1968 > Class Short-Season A > 1968 Northwest League
Overall: 45-30

Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers-NL
Manager: Don LeJohn
Represented: Pasco, WA
Ballpark: Sanders-Jacobs Field (Kennewick, WA)
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 Doyle Alexander 17 13 26 23 2 6 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 8 .261 .320 .348 .668 8 0 1 0
2 Robert Buckner 20 66 272 230 54 64 10 2 7 28 24 3 37 47 .278 .381 .430 .812 99 2 2 1
3 Charles Calver 22 14 22 19 4 6 1 0 0 2 1 0 2 2 .316 .381 .368 .749 7 0 1 0
4 Ron Cey 20 74 308 254 50 76 11 4 9 62 9 4 36 51 .299 .397 .480 .878 122 10 1 7
5 Daniel Copeland 18 16 51 46 5 10 2 1 0 2 0 0 4 13 .217 .294 .304 .598 14 1 0 0
6 James Doran* 20 7 29 23 7 6 1 0 0 0 2 0 6 12 .261 .414 .304 .718 7 0 0 0
7 Richard Dorsch 22 15 41 34 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 .147 .216 .147 .363 5 1 4 0
8 Joe Ferguson 21 70 284 226 44 65 9 4 12 52 5 5 54 77 .288 .424 .522 .946 118 1 1 2
9 Thomas Harris 20 39 155 141 23 35 3 1 0 16 10 2 14 33 .248 .316 .284 .600 40 0 0 0
10 William Homik 22 23 70 62 7 16 3 2 1 7 0 0 7 20 .258 .343 .419 .762 26 1 0 0
11 James Johnson* 22 39 140 115 16 26 3 1 4 20 2 2 18 44 .226 .341 .374 .714 43 3 2 2
12 Sonny Johnson* 21 53 206 172 38 45 10 3 4 24 17 6 29 41 .262 .379 .424 .803 73 4 0 1
13 Stephen Krines 22 42 150 120 27 36 12 0 0 12 2 2 22 21 .300 .411 .400 .811 48 2 4 2
14 Don LeJohn 34 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
15 Dennis Murphy 19 16 24 21 3 4 0 0 1 3 1 0 2 6 .190 .261 .333 .594 7 0 1 0
16 Edgar Ott* 22 18 18 17 3 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .471 .471 .471 .941 8 0 1 0
17 Donald Pierce* 19 35 108 94 13 24 3 0 4 20 3 0 10 21 .255 .333 .415 .748 39 2 0 2
18 Jerry Pomeroy# 21 52 207 172 34 42 6 2 4 26 2 1 29 39 .244 .346 .372 .718 64 0 2 4
19 Bruce Price 19 4 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0 0 0
20 Peter Scarpati 21 20 10 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 0 0 0
21 Tom Sowinski 22 15 28 25 5 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 4 .160 .250 .280 .530 7 0 0 0
22 David Speas 20 53 192 157 28 36 7 1 3 15 1 2 29 39 .229 .363 .344 .707 54 4 2 0
23 Michael St. John 18 14 28 24 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 13 .208 .269 .208 .478 5 0 2 0
24 Larry Tingle 20 18 14 11 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 .273 .333 .273 .606 3 0 2 0
25 Gary Vogler 21 27 93 82 13 19 5 1 2 7 0 1 8 28 .232 .304 .390 .695 32 1 1 1
26 Ken Walker 24 18 54 44 10 8 2 0 0 7 2 1 10 4 .182 .333 .227 .561 10 0 0 0
27 Gregory Wellman* 18 11 21 16 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 10 .063 .250 .063 .313 1 0 1 0
28 Frederick Willard 22 54 207 183 28 51 9 3 6 34 2 5 18 55 .279 .350 .459 .809 84 3 1 2
28 Players 20.7 75 2765 2326 423 605 97 26 58 341 83 34 350 604 .260 .362 .399 .761 928 35 30 24 15
* - 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 Doyle Alexander 17 3 9 .250 4.11 13 12 4 0 70.0 66 47 32 1 47 0 58 7 2 8 1.614 8.5 0.1 6.0 7.5 1.23
2 Charles Calver 22 5 5 .500 2.80 14 8 3 2 61.0 62 26 19 1 14 1 43 3 0 2 1.246 9.1 0.1 2.1 6.3 3.07
3 Richard Dorsch 22 9 3 .750 4.26 15 15 6 1 93.0 85 50 44 4 37 1 90 6 0 6 1.312 8.2 0.4 3.6 8.7 2.43
4 Don LeJohn 34 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
5 Dennis Murphy 19 2 3 .400 4.19 16 6 2 0 58.0 52 35 27 6 33 3 59 3 1 2 1.466 8.1 0.9 5.1 9.2 1.79
6 Edgar Ott* 22 5 1 .833 3.33 18 4 1 0 46.0 46 18 17 2 28 4 45 4 0 1 1.609 9.0 0.4 5.5 8.8 1.61
7 Bruce Price* 19 1 0 1.000 0.64 4 1 0 0 14.0 9 1 1 0 6 1 20 1 0 2 1.071 5.8 0.0 3.9 12.9 3.33
8 Peter Scarpati 21 3 2 .600 3.14 20 3 0 0 43.0 44 21 15 3 16 1 38 0 0 2 1.395 9.2 0.6 3.3 8.0 2.38
9 Tom Sowinski 22 5 3 .625 4.91 15 8 2 0 66.0 81 41 36 8 9 1 43 2 0 5 1.364 11.0 1.1 1.2 5.9 4.78
10 Michael St. John 18 5 2 .714 3.23 14 10 4 2 64.0 42 28 23 4 53 0 66 4 0 8 1.484 5.9 0.6 7.5 9.3 1.25
11 Larry Tingle 20 3 1 .750 3.55 18 0 0 0 38.0 39 20 15 3 16 2 34 1 0 0 1.447 9.2 0.7 3.8 8.1 2.13
12 Gregory Wellman* 18 4 1 .800 4.12 11 8 1 0 48.0 53 33 22 3 24 0 44 0 0 3 1.604 9.9 0.6 4.5 8.2 1.83
12 Players 20.2 45 30 .600 75 75
* - 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
Stephen Krines 37 283 17 8 3 .974 8.11 15
William Homik 19 123 13 6 2 .958 7.16 17
Daniel Copeland 15 94 9 2 1 .981 6.87 7
Jerry Pomeroy 8 58 2 0 1 1.000 7.50 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Pomeroy 39 283 20 7 18 .977 7.77
Donald Pierce 29 203 10 6 14 .973 7.34
David Speas 7 51 0 1 4 .981 7.29
James Johnson 4 37 1 0 3 1.000 9.50
Gary Vogler 1 3 0 0 1 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Buckner 61 146 130 14 24 .952 4.52
Thomas Harris 14 23 32 7 2 .887 3.93

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Cey 74 46 175 10 9 .957 2.99
David Speas 3 2 4 0 1 1.000 2.00
Frederick Willard 1 0 2 1 0 .667 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Speas 42 50 102 20 13 .884 3.62
Thomas Harris 20 23 53 10 7 .884 3.80
Ken Walker 15 25 34 7 10 .894 3.93

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Ferguson 68 101 6 2 2 .982 1.57
Frederick Willard 51 61 2 7 0 .900 1.24
Sonny Johnson 47 57 3 7 1 .896 1.28
James Johnson 30 60 2 4 1 .939 2.07
Gary Vogler 22 24 3 0 0 1.000 1.23
James Doran 6 14 0 0 0 1.000 2.33
Jerry Pomeroy 5 7 1 1 1 .889 1.60

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Peter Scarpati 20 1 10 1 0 .917 0.55
Edgar Ott 18 0 10 0 0 1.000 0.56
Larry Tingle 18 3 7 1 0 .909 0.56
Dennis Murphy 16 0 4 1 0 .800 0.25
Richard Dorsch 15 5 13 2 2 .900 1.20
Tom Sowinski 15 0 10 0 1 1.000 0.67
Charles Calver 14 4 5 1 0 .900 0.64
Michael St. John 14 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.21
Doyle Alexander 13 3 11 3 0 .824 1.08
Gregory Wellman 11 2 8 0 1 1.000 0.91
Bruce Price 4 1 1 0 1 1.000 0.50
Don LeJohn 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Doyle Alexander 17 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 4, 1950 Cordova, AL, US
Robert Buckner 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 11, 1948
Charles Calver 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1946
Ron Cey 20 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Feb 15, 1948 Tacoma, WA, US
Daniel Copeland 18 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1950
James Doran 20 L L 6' 1.0" 180 1948
Richard Dorsch 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1946
Joe Ferguson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 19, 1946 San Francisco, CA, US
Thomas Harris 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 19, 1948 Duluth, GA, US
William Homik 22 R R 6' 2.0" 212 Aug 12, 1945
James Johnson 22 L R 6' 0.0" 190 1946
Sonny Johnson 21 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Jan 18, 1947 Washington, DC, US
Stephen Krines 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1946
Don LeJohn 34 R R 5' 10.0" 175 May 13, 1934 Daisytown, PA, US
Dennis Murphy 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1949
Edgar Ott 22 L L 5' 11.0" 156 1946
Donald Pierce 19 L L 5' 9.0" 167 1949
Jerry Pomeroy 21 S R 6' 4.0" 200 Apr 22, 1947
Bruce Price 19 R L 6' 4.0" 205 1949
Peter Scarpati 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 4, 1946
Tom Sowinski 22 R R 6' 2.0" 178 1946
David Speas 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1948
Michael St. John 18 R R 6' 3.0" Sep 1, 1949
Larry Tingle 20 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1948
Gary Vogler 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1947
Ken Walker 24 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 7, 1943
Gregory Wellman 18 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Sep 7, 1949
Frederick Willard 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1946

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