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1963 Charlotte Hornets

1963 > Class AA > 1963 South Atlantic League
Overall: 58-82
Scored 517 runs, Allowed 588 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-78

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Al Evans
Represented: Charlotte, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962 / 1964

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Gerry Arrigo*221330280400030017.
2Bert Barth24132533468571332631780305485.284.366.462.828216731
3Virgil Bernhardt*2417403426101400611.176.300.294.59410000
4Pete Cimino2020504133000100416.
5Ron Clark20826233410130023.174.269.348.6178100
6Jim Donohue242611112310000003.273.273.364.6364000
7William Felker259220000000001.
8Ronnie Flender*21612110000000012.
9Pete Gongola2618544738201200513.
10Julio Guerra#262110000000001.
11Reginald Hamilton26883072782071151337722457.255.313.349.66197032
12Ron Henry2651197175184291317002137.240.320.354.67462001
13Jake Jacobs261013943593991921281272832.253.311.298.609107250
14Joe Kaiser246110000000001.
15Jack Krol2610137034245841311155311951.246.284.386.670132207
16Bill Lajoie*2960223196285540421212128.281.345.362.70871105
17Fred Lasher213212110000000006.
18Jim Manning1920444131000010029.
19Marty Martinez#21110398349356762230643959.
20Minnie Mendoza29843453194791104029912316.285.333.342.675109030
21Jim Merritt*19356259513410600224.220.246.322.56819010
22George Miller233133242100000057. for 2 teams
23Chuck Nieson2028574734000100419.
24Ernie Oravetz#31129524439581261621261278319.287.401.339.740149101
25Frank Quilici241729272420010014.
26Paul Ratliff*19291019110223021601637.242.307.341.64831301
27Al Schroll3132685767100210728.
28Garland Shifflett286414133100000004.
29Bruce Swango*263529284740110116.250.276.500.77614000
30Ted Uhlaender*23933643243974100530943732.228.307.306.61299021
31Thomas Videtich2361172142122621311112538.183.316.275.59039311
32Chuck Weatherspoon32612341953948111722013656.246.365.421.78582111
33Ray Webster251043783293074150633213854.225.304.325.629107164
34Bill Whitby193430100000000.333.333.333.6671010
34 Players25.614050974497517107816519694606732492760.240.317.331.648148828522842
* - 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
1Gerry Arrigo*2245.4442.6813104174.04824223181913070.8925.
2Pete Cimino2059.3573.05202092127.09450439484975041.1186.
3Jim Donohue2413.2504.022550056.06027253170583001.3759.
4William Felker25101.0004.85900013.0167715070011.61511.
5Jerry Fosnow*2201.0005.0090009.01155070140002.00011.
6Julio Guerra26003.0020003.041100030021.33312.
7Joe Kaiser24101.0003.3860008.065312050001.0006.
8Fred Lasher2135.3752.843200057.03924186276722131.1586.20.94.311.42.67
9Jim Manning19511.3134.07181752115.012863528402624121.46110.
10Jim Merritt*19912.4294.13342761159.01869773146081254151.54710.
11George Miller23312.2004.70301520115.0118716012427581161.3919. for 2 teams
12Chuck Nieson20612.3334.32282661148.0153827177159773211.5149.
13Al Schroll311010.5003.81322550177.0196917595251295031.40110.
14Garland Shifflett2884.6673.3359000100.09442377209813051.1408.
15Bruce Swango2647.3642.323542097.08847257312514021.2278.
16Bill Whitby19005.0031009.076505040011.3337.
16 Players23.35882.4143.651401401033771182.0117358847979412429104565751111.3418.
* - 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


Thomas Videtich612751842.9874.808
Ron Henry503562773.9827.6611
Paul Ratliff261731061.9687.042
Pete Gongola1473420.9755.501
Virgil Bernhardt1060710.9856.701


Bert Barth13010651021877.9858.98
Jack Krol1167336.9596.36


Jack Krol781531691227.9644.13
Reginald Hamilton4053931518.9073.65
Ray Webster2548611112.9084.36
Frank Quilici11132514.9743.45


Minnie Mendoza83611341111.9472.35
Ray Webster50548879.9532.84


Marty Martinez1081782493949.9163.95
Reginald Hamilton3855851312.9153.68


Ernie Oravetz1172171051.9781.94
Jake Jacobs951921052.9762.13
Ted Uhlaender851801142.9792.25
Chuck Weatherspoon5565660.9221.29
Bill Lajoie54793021.0001.52
Ray Webster23241001.0001.09


Garland Shifflett5991820.9310.46
Bruce Swango3571832.8930.71
Jim Merritt3492840.9021.09
Fred Lasher3201020.8330.31
Al Schroll32114023.9621.59
George Miller30614011.0000.67Stats for 2 teams
Chuck Nieson28112621.9491.32
Jim Donohue2543001.0000.28
Pete Cimino20714011.0001.05
Jim Manning1852523.9381.67
Gerry Arrigo1357021.0000.92

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Gerry Arrigo22LL6' 1.0"185Jun 12, 1941Chicago, IL, US
Bert Barth24RR6' 3.0"208Jul 8, 1938St. Louis, MO, US
Virgil Bernhardt24LR6' 1.0"193Jul 30, 1938Rowan County, NC, US
Pete Cimino20RR6' 2.0"195Oct 17, 1942Philadelphia, PA, US
Ron Clark20RR5' 10.0"175Jan 14, 1943Fort Worth, TX, US
Jim Donohue24RR6' 4.0"190Oct 31, 1938St. Louis, MO, US
William Felker25RR6' 1.0"180Apr 8, 1938Coleville, NY, US
Ronnie Flender21LR6' 0.0"175Aug 27, 1941Cincinnati, OH, US
Jerry Fosnow22RL6' 4.0"195Sep 21, 1940Deshler, OH, US
Pete Gongola26RR6' 0.0"195Dec 17, 1936McMechen, WV, US
Julio Guerra26SR6' 3.0"1951937
Reginald Hamilton26RR5' 6.0"150Aug 4, 1936Washington, DC, US
Ron Henry26RR6' 1.0"180Aug 7, 1936Chester, PA, US
Jake Jacobs26RR6' 0.0"175Jun 9, 1937Youngstown, OH, US
Joe Kaiser24RR6' 1.0"190Dec 21, 1938Fredericksburg, TX, US
Jack Krol26RR5' 11.0"175Jul 5, 1936Chicago, IL, US
Bill Lajoie29LL6' 0.0"180Jun 27, 1934Wyandotte, MI, US
Fred Lasher21RR6' 3.0"190Aug 19, 1941Poughkeepsie, NY, US
Jim Manning19RR6' 1.0"185Jul 21, 1943L'Anse, MI, US
Marty Martinez21SR6' 0.0"170Aug 23, 1941La Habana, La Habana, CU
Minnie Mendoza29RR6' 0.0"180Nov 16, 1933Ceiba del Agua, CU
Jim Merritt19LL6' 3.0"175Dec 9, 1943Altadena, CA, US
George Miller23RR5' 10.0"180Jan 10, 1940Philadelphia, PA, US
Chuck Nieson20RR6' 2.0"185Sep 24, 1942Hanford, CA, US
Ernie Oravetz31SL5' 4.0"145Jan 24, 1932Johnstown, PA, US
Frank Quilici24RR6' 1.0"170May 11, 1939Chicago, IL, US
Paul Ratliff19LR6' 2.0"190Jan 23, 1944San Diego, CA, US
Al Schroll31RR6' 2.0"210Mar 22, 1932New Orleans, LA, US
Garland Shifflett28RR5' 10.0"165Mar 28, 1935Elkton, VA, US
Bruce Swango26LR5' 11.0"200Mar 12, 1937Welch, OK, US
Ted Uhlaender23LR6' 2.0"190Oct 21, 1939Chicago Heights, IL, US
Thomas Videtich23RR6' 0.0"180May 4, 1940Tama, IA, US
Chuck Weatherspoon32RR6' 2.0"200Jun 1, 1931Pineland, TX, US
Ray Webster25RR6' 0.0"175Nov 15, 1937Grass Valley, CA, US
Bill Whitby19RR6' 1.0"190Jul 29, 1943Crewe, VA, US

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