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1973 Covington Astros

1973 > Class Rookie > 1973 Appalachian League
Overall: 21-48
Scored 274 runs, Allowed 369 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 25-44

Affiliation: Houston Astros-NL
Manager: Billy Smith
Represented: Covington, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1972 / 1974

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 Jose Alfaro 17 13 15 14 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .143 .143 .143 .286 2 0 1 0
2 David Aloi 17 11 21 20 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .200 .200 .200 .400 4 0 1 0
3 Rafael Alvarez 20 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 David Brooks# 19 14 27 26 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 10 .154 .185 .154 .339 4 1 0 0
5 Donald Broom 20 4 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
6 Edward Brown 19 8 36 27 8 8 0 0 0 5 1 0 8 7 .296 .472 .296 .769 8 1 0 0
7 Eric Brown 21 24 81 69 9 20 1 1 1 13 2 0 12 8 .290 .395 .377 .772 26 0 0 0
8 Kenneth Burke 22 19 12 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 .111 .333 .111 .444 1 0 0 0
9 Robert Dunnivan 20 12 11 11 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .182 .182 .364 .545 4 0 0 0
10 Stan Floyd 20 42 152 131 14 19 4 0 3 11 1 0 21 31 .145 .263 .244 .507 32 0 0 0
11 Jose Galvez 18 33 84 75 5 14 2 2 0 7 0 0 7 21 .187 .262 .267 .529 20 1 0 1
12 Michael Holland* 18 56 217 195 22 52 10 0 1 22 0 1 17 17 .267 .326 .333 .659 65 1 2 2
13 Michael Jones# 18 49 175 156 25 40 5 1 2 12 6 0 18 52 .256 .333 .340 .673 53 0 1 0
14 Leonard Larabee 22 53 207 187 23 50 10 3 0 21 1 1 17 46 .267 .325 .353 .678 66 0 1 2
15 Michael Luckett 20 15 9 9 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .222 .222 .222 .444 2 0 0 0
16 Mike Mendoza 17 10 17 16 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 7 .125 .176 .188 .364 3 0 0 0
17 Jorge Moreno 17 34 116 105 12 16 2 0 0 7 7 0 10 39 .152 .224 .171 .396 18 0 0 1
18 Lonnie Newland 19 58 228 200 31 43 10 2 1 19 4 1 24 55 .215 .307 .300 .607 60 3 0 1
19 Steven Oberweather 18 20 58 49 5 8 0 1 0 5 1 0 8 16 .163 .276 .204 .480 10 0 0 1
20 Gordie Pladson 16 8 8 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 0 0
21 Roger Polanco 16 31 108 94 10 19 1 2 0 11 1 0 10 27 .202 .276 .255 .532 24 0 3 1
22 Calvin Portley# 18 60 238 203 30 42 2 5 0 13 7 1 32 43 .207 .316 .266 .582 54 1 1 1
23 Luis Pujols 17 26 93 86 8 23 2 0 1 4 1 1 6 21 .267 .323 .326 .648 28 1 0 0
24 Joe Sambito* 21 11 24 18 7 5 1 0 1 4 0 0 6 5 .278 .458 .500 .958 9 0 0 0
25 Juan Sanchez 19 35 131 111 14 27 4 0 1 9 2 0 18 22 .243 .346 .306 .652 34 0 1 1
26 Arturo Sealey* 18 25 73 61 6 9 1 0 0 6 0 0 12 14 .148 .288 .164 .452 10 0 0 0
27 Donnie Sims* 18 31 84 72 6 12 3 0 0 8 0 0 11 12 .167 .286 .208 .494 15 1 0 0
28 Mike Stanton# 20 7 19 18 1 4 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 7 .222 .222 .500 .722 9 0 1 0
29 Nathan Stewart 22 54 211 197 27 51 14 1 8 25 4 1 11 54 .259 .303 .462 .765 91 2 0 1
30 Stephen Williams 18 13 30 26 3 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 3 .269 .345 .308 .653 8 0 1 0
30 Players 18.9 69 2493 2199 274 487 76 19 20 213 38 7 257 556 .221 .305 .301 .605 661 12 13 12 3
* - 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 Jose Alfaro 17 1 6 .143 3.31 13 5 2 0 0 49.0 40 33 18 3 27 1 43 6 1 3 1.367 7.3 0.6 5.0 7.9 1.59
2 David Aloi 17 1 5 .167 3.46 11 9 3 1 0 52.0 47 29 20 1 36 0 54 0 0 9 1.596 8.1 0.2 6.2 9.3 1.50
3 David Brooks 19 3 6 .333 3.60 14 10 5 0 0 80.0 71 40 32 2 56 2 64 4 1 4 1.588 8.0 0.2 6.3 7.2 1.14
4 Donald Broom 20 0 0 31.50 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 6 8 7 2 5 0 0 0 0 3 5.500 27.0 9.0 22.5 0.0 0.00
5 Kenneth Burke 22 2 6 .250 4.59 19 2 1 0 1 49.0 50 33 25 5 23 0 44 3 0 2 1.490 9.2 0.9 4.2 8.1 1.91
6 Robert Dunnivan 20 0 4 .000 7.58 12 2 0 0 0 38.0 44 43 32 3 31 0 33 0 0 5 1.974 10.4 0.7 7.3 7.8 1.06
7 Leonard Larabee 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0.500 4.5 0.0 0.0 18.0
8 Michael Luckett 20 3 2 .600 5.29 15 1 1 0 0 34.0 35 29 20 1 21 0 24 0 0 3 1.647 9.3 0.3 5.6 6.4 1.14
9 Mike Mendoza 17 1 4 .200 4.91 10 9 0 0 0 44.0 41 38 24 1 44 0 42 3 0 6 1.932 8.4 0.2 9.0 8.6 0.95
10 Gordie Pladson 16 1 3 .250 5.10 8 7 1 0 0 30.0 34 26 17 3 31 0 15 4 0 4 2.167 10.2 0.9 9.3 4.5 0.48
11 Alberto Rondon 14 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 2 1.333 3.0 0.0 9.0 6.0 0.67
12 Joe Sambito* 21 4 2 .667 1.47 11 6 5 2 1 55.0 32 18 9 1 13 0 57 3 1 2 0.818 5.2 0.2 2.1 9.3 4.38
13 Mike Stanton 20 2 3 .400 1.94 7 7 3 0 0 51.0 34 26 11 0 21 0 70 2 1 5 1.078 6.0 0.0 3.7 12.4 3.33
14 Stephen Williams 18 3 7 .300 4.32 13 11 2 1 0 77.0 69 46 37 9 29 0 56 5 0 2 1.273 8.1 1.1 3.4 6.5 1.93
14 Players 18.8 21 48 .304 4.02 69 69 46 23 4 2 564.0 505 369 252 31 340 3 508 30 4 50 1.498 8.1 0.5 5.4 8.1 1.49
* - 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
Stan Floyd 26 187 26 9 2 .959 8.19 10
Luis Pujols 26 187 21 6 3 .972 8.00 24
Eric Brown 21 146 27 3 0 .983 8.24 9

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Holland 53 416 55 13 32 .973 8.89
Jose Galvez 18 133 8 7 9 .953 7.83
Steven Oberweather 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Calvin Portley 58 96 123 11 20 .952 3.78
Juan Sanchez 10 17 10 6 2 .818 2.70
Lonnie Newland 2 3 3 0 1 1.000 3.00
Jorge Moreno 1 3 2 0 0 1.000 5.00
Roger Polanco 1 2 3 1 0 .833 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Juan Sanchez 21 13 45 10 4 .853 2.76
Lonnie Newland 20 21 30 10 1 .836 2.55
Steven Oberweather 14 14 30 7 2 .863 3.14
Stan Floyd 9 7 12 7 1 .731 2.11
Edward Brown 4 4 6 5 2 .667 2.50
Jorge Moreno 2 2 2 1 0 .800 2.00
Rafael Alvarez 1 1 0 1 0 .500 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lonnie Newland 34 57 96 27 16 .850 4.50
Roger Polanco 30 53 60 25 9 .819 3.77
Edward Brown 4 6 10 1 2 .941 4.00
Jorge Moreno 3 2 2 2 0 .667 1.33

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nathan Stewart 51 56 3 4 1 .937 1.16
Leonard Larabee 48 48 5 1 3 .981 1.10
Michael Jones 45 75 6 9 0 .900 1.80
Jorge Moreno 23 33 5 3 0 .927 1.65
Donnie Sims 20 27 2 2 1 .935 1.45
Arturo Sealey 17 22 1 6 0 .793 1.35
Stan Floyd 3 3 0 1 0 .750 1.00
Lonnie Newland 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Donald Broom 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Edward Brown 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenneth Burke 19 3 9 4 0 .750 0.63
Michael Luckett 15 5 13 2 0 .900 1.20
David Brooks 14 6 19 6 2 .806 1.79
Jose Alfaro 13 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.46
Stephen Williams 13 8 12 2 1 .909 1.54
Robert Dunnivan 12 4 7 2 0 .846 0.92
David Aloi 11 3 5 2 0 .800 0.73
Joe Sambito 11 8 13 2 2 .913 1.91
Mike Mendoza 10 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.70
Gordie Pladson 8 1 6 0 1 1.000 0.88
Mike Stanton 7 6 8 1 1 .933 2.00
Donald Broom 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Alberto Rondon 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Leonard Larabee 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jose Alfaro 17 R R 6' 2.0" 150 Mar 21, 1956 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
David Aloi 17 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Oct 3, 1955 Vallejo, CA, US
Rafael Alvarez 20 R R 6' 2.0" 155 1953
David Brooks 19 S R 6' 4.0" 205 Jan 16, 1954 Fort Worth, TX, US
Donald Broom 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1953
Edward Brown 19 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Jan 20, 1954
Eric Brown 21 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Sep 16, 1951
Kenneth Burke 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 24, 1950 Moultrie, GA, US
Robert Dunnivan 20 R R 6' 3.0" 175 1953
Stan Floyd 20 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Jun 5, 1953 Richmond, VA, US
Jose Galvez 18 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Jan 21, 1955 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Michael Holland 18 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 22, 1955
Michael Jones 18 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 16, 1955
Leonard Larabee 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jan 13, 1951
Michael Luckett 20 R R 6' 2.0" 195 May 2, 1953 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Mike Mendoza 17 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 26, 1955 Inglewood, CA, US
Jorge Moreno 17 R R 6' 2.0" 160 Nov 24, 1955 Puerto Armuelles, Chiriqui, PA
Lonnie Newland 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 3, 1953 Hobbs, NM, US
Steven Oberweather 18 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 18, 1954
Gordie Pladson 16 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jul 31, 1956 New Westminster, BC, CA
Roger Polanco 16 R R 5' 11.0" 145 Aug 25, 1956
Calvin Portley 18 S R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 14, 1954 Longview, TX, US
Luis Pujols 17 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 18, 1955 Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago, DO
Alberto Rondon 14 S R 6' 1.0" 160 Dec 7, 1958
Joe Sambito 21 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 28, 1952 Brooklyn, NY, US
Juan Sanchez 19 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 6, 1953 Tamboril, Santiago, DO
Arturo Sealey 18 L R 6' 1.0" 155 1955
Donnie Sims 18 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 18, 1954 Spartanburg, SC, US
Mike Stanton 20 S R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 25, 1952 St. Louis, MO, US
Nathan Stewart 22 R R 6' 0.0" 188 Jun 20, 1951
Stephen Williams 18 R R 6' 1.0" 170 May 3, 1955

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