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1975 Shreveport Captains

1975 > Class AA > 1975 Texas League (West)
Overall: 76-52
Scored 660 runs, Allowed 562 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-55

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Timothy Murtaugh
Represented: Shreveport, LA
Ballpark: Spar Stadium (Shreveport, LA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1974 / 1976

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 Paul Djakonow 23 111 422 369 66 86 20 3 16 58 7 3 47 65 .233 .325 .434 .758 160 13 4 0 2 3
2 Mike Edwards 22 93 408 368 57 112 26 3 3 41 27 9 31 39 .304 .361 .416 .776 153 7 2 6 1 0
3 Frank Grundler 26 110 426 368 67 104 21 2 15 59 12 3 52 43 .283 .379 .473 .852 174 8 5 1 0 3
4 Mike Krizmanich* 25 79 282 249 36 63 10 0 2 26 11 2 25 28 .253 .327 .317 .645 79 7 3 4 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Kenneth Melvin 24 110 412 350 53 94 16 2 13 55 4 4 54 96 .269 .367 .437 .804 153 10 2 3 3 2
6 Ronald Mitchell 23 124 502 446 64 116 25 7 10 72 5 5 40 78 .260 .323 .415 .737 185 7 5 3 8 2
7 Steve Nicosia 19 110 418 370 52 99 15 6 6 39 12 3 38 44 .268 .345 .389 .734 144 12 6 3 1 2
8 Max Oliveras 25 78 262 234 27 59 6 2 1 22 5 4 17 34 .252 .302 .308 .610 72 4 2 4 5 0
9 Mitchell Page* 23 122 483 413 73 120 24 3 23 90 23 6 56 87 .291 .376 .530 .906 219 10 5 1 8 10
10 Harry Saferight* 26 86 313 280 35 67 15 5 6 42 2 0 29 36 .239 .308 .393 .701 110 12 0 1 3 3
11 Jimmy Sexton 23 103 452 383 82 105 23 5 3 28 48 12 53 64 .274 .375 .384 .759 147 1 11 1 4 1
12 William Thomas 25 109 455 377 71 107 20 6 17 77 5 3 71 92 .284 .398 .504 .902 190 6 3 0 4 6
13 Luther Wrenn 21 2 9 6 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 .333 .444 .333 .778 2 0 0 0 1 0
13 Players 23.5 128 4637 4031 660 1091 217 44 113 596 155 52 495 687 .271 .354 .430 .784 1735 46 24 41 32
* - 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 Rich Anderson 24 7 2 .778 3.09 10 9 4 3 0 64.0 58 25 22 4 16 0 46 2 0 4 1.156 8.2 0.6 2.2 6.5 2.88
2 Craig Caskey* 25 0 0 10.12 5 0 0 0 0 8.0 15 14 9 0 7 1 6 1 0 2 2.750 16.9 0.0 7.9 6.8 0.86
3 Jim Geddes 26 2 3 .400 4.62 7 7 3 0 0 37.0 50 27 19 3 22 1 19 1 0 2 1.946 12.2 0.7 5.4 4.6 0.86
4 Michael Gonzalez 21 4 3 .571 3.89 27 5 2 1 7 88.0 73 42 38 9 51 1 37 5 2 9 1.409 7.5 0.9 5.2 3.8 0.73
5 Randolph Hopkins* 22 4 1 .800 2.83 25 0 0 0 10 35.0 24 12 11 0 30 2 30 1 0 2 1.543 6.2 0.0 7.7 7.7 1.00
6 Timothy Jones 21 16 6 .727 3.03 24 23 14 2 0 172.0 158 73 58 11 62 4 108 6 0 7 1.279 8.3 0.6 3.2 5.7 1.74
7 Mike Kavanagh 23 9 6 .600 3.68 17 17 7 2 0 115.0 94 59 47 8 72 3 79 3 2 6 1.443 7.4 0.6 5.6 6.2 1.10
8 Rick Langford 23 5 2 .714 3.64 16 5 1 0 1 42.0 40 25 17 1 22 4 39 1 0 6 1.476 8.6 0.2 4.7 8.4 1.77
9 Don Leshnock* 28 0 2 .000 6.30 6 2 0 0 0 20.0 15 17 14 2 10 1 14 0 0 3 1.250 6.8 0.9 4.5 6.3 1.40
10 Ronald Mitchell 23 0 0 18.00 2 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.000 9.0 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
11 David Nelson 25 5 3 .625 4.21 22 3 1 1 2 62.0 79 45 29 3 17 3 41 2 0 5 1.548 11.5 0.4 2.5 6.0 2.41
12 Douglas Nelson* 20 8 10 .444 3.86 26 24 3 0 0 161.0 140 96 69 16 91 1 100 2 0 8 1.435 7.8 0.9 5.1 5.6 1.10
13 Raymond Price 23 3 3 .500 1.98 6 6 4 0 0 41.0 32 13 9 3 12 2 19 0 1 0 1.073 7.0 0.7 2.6 4.2 1.58
14 Randy Sealy 20 10 5 .667 4.34 23 22 4 1 0 139.0 152 85 67 8 66 2 84 2 1 13 1.568 9.8 0.5 4.3 5.4 1.27
15 Rich Standart 23 0 2 .000 3.86 5 2 0 0 0 7.0 6 4 3 0 3 0 7 0 0 0 1.286 7.7 0.0 3.9 9.0 2.33
16 Steve Williams* 24 3 4 .429 3.00 27 3 0 0 3 57.0 54 23 19 2 39 6 46 0 0 4 1.632 8.5 0.3 6.2 7.3 1.18
16 Players 22.3 76 52 .594 3.63 128 128 85 43 11 23 1050.0 991 562 423 71 521 31 718 26 6 71 1.440 8.5 0.6 4.5 6.2 1.38
* - 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
Steve Nicosia 84 525 44 8 7 .986 6.77 14
Harry Saferight 47 237 14 5 1 .980 5.34 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronald Mitchell 120 981 68 18 77 .983 8.74
Frank Grundler 6 34 1 0 4 1.000 5.83
Harry Saferight 3 29 3 2 3 .941 10.67
Paul Djakonow 2 9 0 0 0 1.000 4.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Edwards 91 189 212 13 45 .969 4.41
Max Oliveras 38 77 80 5 25 .969 4.13
Mike Krizmanich 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 Stats for 2 teams
Paul Djakonow 1 1 2 0 1 1.000 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Grundler 84 65 173 30 12 .888 2.83
Paul Djakonow 42 32 84 11 7 .913 2.76
Kenneth Melvin 2 0 2 1 0 .667 1.00
Max Oliveras 2 0 4 0 2 1.000 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jimmy Sexton 103 148 279 34 43 .926 4.15
Paul Djakonow 19 17 44 8 6 .884 3.21
Max Oliveras 7 12 11 7 2 .767 3.29
Mike Edwards 2 5 9 0 1 1.000 7.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mitchell Page 121 191 8 14 2 .934 1.64
Kenneth Melvin 107 205 14 6 4 .973 2.05
William Thomas 96 211 8 9 2 .961 2.28
Mike Krizmanich 68 116 4 2 1 .984 1.76 Stats for 2 teams
Max Oliveras 25 37 2 0 0 1.000 1.56
Paul Djakonow 15 18 0 1 0 .947 1.20
Harry Saferight 12 22 4 1 1 .963 2.17
Steve Nicosia 2 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Luther Wrenn 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Gonzalez 27 9 11 1 1 .952 0.74
Steve Williams 27 2 7 1 1 .900 0.33
Douglas Nelson 26 5 24 1 1 .967 1.12
Randolph Hopkins 25 0 5 1 0 .833 0.20
Timothy Jones 24 12 27 4 2 .907 1.63
Randy Sealy 23 10 16 4 0 .867 1.13
David Nelson 22 5 13 3 1 .857 0.82
Mike Kavanagh 17 6 17 2 1 .920 1.35
Rick Langford 16 2 9 1 0 .917 0.69
Rich Anderson 10 3 12 1 0 .938 1.50
Jim Geddes 7 1 8 0 0 1.000 1.29
Don Leshnock 6 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.50
Raymond Price 6 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.83
Craig Caskey 5 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.40
Rich Standart 5 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ronald Mitchell 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Rich Anderson 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jul 14, 1950
Craig Caskey 25 S L 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 11, 1949 Visalia, CA, US
Paul Djakonow 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 6, 1951 Philadelphia, PA, US
Mike Edwards 22 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Aug 27, 1952 Fort Lewis, WA, US
Jim Geddes 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 23, 1949 Columbus, OH, US
Michael Gonzalez 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1954
Frank Grundler 26 R R 6' 3.0" 212 1949
Randolph Hopkins 22 L L 6' 5.0" 195 Sep 17, 1952 Meridian, MS, US
Timothy Jones 21 S R 6' 5.0" 220 Jan 24, 1954 Sacramento, CA, US
Mike Kavanagh 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 13, 1952
Mike Krizmanich 25 L L 5' 7.0" 160 Feb 14, 1950
Rick Langford 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 20, 1952 Farmville, VA, US
Don Leshnock 28 R L 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 25, 1946 Youngstown, OH, US
Kenneth Melvin 24 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Feb 17, 1951
Ronald Mitchell 23 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Sep 18, 1951 Phoenix, AZ, US
David Nelson 25 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Sep 28, 1949
Douglas Nelson 20 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 29, 1954 Charleston, WV, US
Steve Nicosia 19 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Aug 6, 1955 Paterson, NJ, US
Max Oliveras 25 R R 6' 1.0" Sep 10, 1949
Mitchell Page 23 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Oct 15, 1951 Los Angeles, CA, US
Raymond Price 23 R R 6' 6.0" 210 1952
Harry Saferight 26 L R 5' 11.0" 195 Mar 4, 1949 Richmond, VA, US
Randy Sealy 20 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 6, 1954 Freeport, TX, US
Jimmy Sexton 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 15, 1951 Mobile, AL, US
Rich Standart 23 L R 6' 2.0" 155 Jan 4, 1952 Stockton, CA, US
William Thomas 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 23, 1949
Steve Williams 24 L L 6' 0.0" 187 Mar 11, 1951 Jamestown, NY, US
Luther Wrenn 21 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1954

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