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1973 Iowa Oaks

1973 > Class AAA > 1973 American Association (East)
Overall: 83-53
Scored 714 runs, Allowed 628 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-60

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Joe Sparks
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA)
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 Buddy Bradford 28 64 277 225 45 60 11 1 14 43 4 4 45 62 .267 .393 .511 .904 115 3 2 2
2 Mike Buskey 24 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
3 Ronald Davini 26 12 26 24 1 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 .250 .308 .292 .599 7 1 0 0
4 Bucky Dent 21 95 404 356 58 105 10 3 3 38 1 1 32 43 .295 .355 .365 .720 130 2 12 2
5 Brian Downing 22 68 278 228 34 56 6 1 7 27 1 1 37 53 .246 .365 .373 .738 85 7 4 2
6 Tom Egan 27 92 347 307 35 77 17 2 15 62 0 0 36 104 .251 .329 .466 .794 143 1 0 3
7 Sam Ewing* 24 123 498 442 64 129 30 2 12 75 4 1 46 105 .292 .356 .450 .807 199 0 7 3
8 Ken Frailing* 25 25 6 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .400 .400 .400 .800 2 0 1 0
9 Jerry Hairston# 21 84 343 274 51 95 18 6 9 65 7 4 61 40 .347 .465 .555 1.020 152 3 1 4
10 Rudy Hernandez 21 17 65 54 5 12 2 0 1 4 0 0 10 7 .222 .354 .315 .669 17 1 0 0
11 Ken Hottman 25 120 455 410 53 92 16 0 19 73 0 0 43 134 .224 .297 .402 .700 165 0 1 1
12 Van Kelly* 27 62 205 168 30 44 15 0 1 18 0 1 34 26 .262 .389 .369 .758 62 1 2 0
13 Joe Keough* 27 108 445 380 59 98 19 1 4 42 16 5 53 39 .258 .347 .345 .692 131 1 7 4
14 Mark Marquess# 26 4 16 14 3 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 1 .214 .313 .429 .741 6 0 0 0
15 Fred Norton 22 14 46 42 5 10 0 0 0 3 0 2 2 15 .238 .273 .238 .511 10 0 2 0
16 Denny O'Toole 24 23 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
17 Lee Richard 24 91 350 318 44 68 6 6 8 33 8 4 22 60 .214 .263 .346 .609 110 0 8 2
18 Bill Sharp* 23 39 171 145 32 40 7 2 3 13 1 2 23 22 .276 .373 .414 .787 60 0 2 1
19 Joe Sparks* 35 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
20 Steve Swisher 21 6 24 21 1 6 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 4 .286 .375 .429 .804 9 0 0 0
21 Ted Uhlaender* 33 51 234 205 39 57 6 2 3 27 5 2 26 29 .278 .356 .371 .727 76 0 1 2
22 Pete Varney 24 105 421 350 61 88 16 0 18 50 1 0 53 86 .251 .360 .451 .811 158 10 1 7
23 Hugh Yancy 22 134 606 535 92 156 29 1 9 57 12 8 55 47 .292 .353 .400 .753 214 0 9 7
23 Players 24.4 137 5226 4512 714 1204 210 28 127 636 60 35 584 883 .267 .352 .410 .762 1851 30 60 40 45
* - 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 Dave Baldwin 35 5 1 .833 3.06 32 0 0 0 9 47.0 38 17 16 4 17 5 51 2 0 2 1.170 7.3 0.8 3.3 9.8 3.00
2 Mike Baldwin* 25 3 5 .375 5.77 35 1 0 0 4 53.0 59 38 34 10 23 2 57 3 0 4 1.547 10.0 1.7 3.9 9.7 2.48 Stats for 2 teams
3 Ken Frailing* 25 11 3 .786 2.86 23 18 12 2 1 145.0 144 51 46 7 49 1 107 6 0 6 1.331 8.9 0.4 3.0 6.6 2.18
4 Jim Geddes 24 4 1 .800 4.14 27 3 0 0 1 76.0 80 41 35 3 44 4 66 1 0 5 1.632 9.5 0.4 5.2 7.8 1.50
5 Rich Gossage 21 5 4 .556 3.68 12 9 5 1 1 71.0 59 32 29 1 28 2 66 3 0 4 1.225 7.5 0.1 3.5 8.4 2.36
6 Timothy Joyce* 20 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 5.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0.400 1.8 0.0 1.8 3.6 2.00
7 Steve Kealey 26 1 0 1.000 4.34 10 3 0 0 0 29.0 31 14 14 1 7 0 19 0 0 1 1.310 9.6 0.3 2.2 5.9 2.71
8 David Leisman 23 11 10 .524 4.07 32 28 5 2 0 157.0 184 96 71 12 45 1 67 2 0 5 1.459 10.5 0.7 2.6 3.8 1.49
9 Dave Lemonds* 24 2 0 1.000 0.00 7 0 0 0 2 8.0 4 0 0 0 6 0 8 0 0 0 1.250 4.5 0.0 6.8 9.0 1.33
10 James MacDonnell* 25 1 0 1.000 6.86 15 0 0 0 1 21.0 28 19 16 1 11 0 9 0 0 1 1.857 12.0 0.4 4.7 3.9 0.82
11 Harold McClain* 20 8 8 .500 5.60 26 24 1 0 0 119.0 141 84 74 11 72 0 78 2 1 7 1.790 10.7 0.8 5.4 5.9 1.08
12 Denny McLain 29 1 4 .200 7.55 8 4 0 0 0 31.0 46 31 26 8 9 1 13 1 0 3 1.774 13.4 2.3 2.6 3.8 1.44
13 Dan Neumeier 25 7 4 .636 3.36 43 0 0 0 13 75.0 73 35 28 3 28 1 54 5 0 7 1.347 8.8 0.4 3.4 6.5 1.93
14 Denny O'Toole 24 4 1 .800 3.56 23 0 0 0 6 43.0 58 27 17 3 16 2 37 1 2 2 1.721 12.1 0.6 3.3 7.7 2.31
15 Stan Perzanowski 22 14 8 .636 3.68 31 31 10 4 0 208.0 201 99 85 15 78 6 124 12 0 7 1.341 8.7 0.6 3.4 5.4 1.59
16 Skip Pitlock* 25 8 8 .500 4.05 30 17 3 0 3 131.0 117 68 59 10 59 2 117 6 0 7 1.344 8.0 0.7 4.1 8.0 1.98
17 George Weimer 23 0 1 .000 27.00 2 0 0 0 0 3.0 7 9 9 1 3 0 1 0 0 1 3.333 21.0 3.0 9.0 3.0 0.33
17 Players 24.5 83 53 .610 4.03 137 137 101 36 12 38 1179.0 1222 628 528 81 477 25 831 41 3 59 1.441 9.3 0.6 3.6 6.3 1.74
* - 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
Pete Varney 88 558 53 4 1 .993 6.94 12
Tom Egan 47 260 22 3 1 .989 6.00 6
Ronald Davini 6 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.67 0
Steve Swisher 5 30 4 0 0 1.000 6.80 1
Brian Downing 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 4.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sam Ewing 105 925 62 5 100 .995 9.40
Tom Egan 24 167 16 4 17 .979 7.63
Joe Keough 14 105 7 3 6 .974 8.00
Ken Hottman 3 27 0 0 3 1.000 9.00
Mark Marquess 3 21 1 0 2 1.000 7.33
Jerry Hairston 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hugh Yancy 127 310 355 17 100 .975 5.24
Jerry Hairston 8 17 25 2 4 .955 5.25
Van Kelly 3 4 9 0 3 1.000 4.33

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Richard 56 48 113 13 10 .925 2.88
Brian Downing 39 41 89 7 4 .949 3.33
Van Kelly 28 22 60 6 5 .932 2.93
Rudy Hernandez 10 7 18 3 3 .893 2.50
Jerry Hairston 5 1 10 4 1 .733 2.20
Bucky Dent 2 0 4 0 0 1.000 2.00
Joe Sparks 1 1 5 1 0 .857 6.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bucky Dent 93 137 304 33 64 .930 4.74
Lee Richard 39 65 136 16 28 .926 5.15
Hugh Yancy 6 14 14 5 4 .848 4.67
Mike Buskey 2 2 3 0 2 1.000 2.50
Rudy Hernandez 2 3 8 0 4 1.000 5.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Keough 95 158 6 4 1 .976 1.73
Ken Hottman 71 81 11 5 2 .948 1.30
Buddy Bradford 64 121 10 6 1 .956 2.05
Ted Uhlaender 51 98 4 1 1 .990 2.00
Bill Sharp 39 61 7 2 3 .971 1.74
Jerry Hairston 35 51 1 1 0 .981 1.49
Brian Downing 27 39 1 1 0 .976 1.48
Van Kelly 22 29 3 0 0 1.000 1.45
Fred Norton 14 38 0 1 0 .974 2.71
Sam Ewing 7 9 0 1 0 .900 1.29
Ronald Davini 4 1 1 1 0 .667 0.50
Mark Marquess 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dan Neumeier 43 7 14 1 0 .955 0.49
Mike Baldwin 35 4 9 0 1 1.000 0.37 Stats for 2 teams
Dave Baldwin 32 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.13
David Leisman 32 12 28 5 4 .889 1.25
Stan Perzanowski 31 17 35 11 5 .825 1.68
Skip Pitlock 30 5 20 0 2 1.000 0.83
Jim Geddes 27 8 10 3 1 .857 0.67
Harold McClain 26 2 17 1 1 .950 0.73
Ken Frailing 23 4 27 0 3 1.000 1.35
Denny O'Toole 23 1 8 2 0 .818 0.39
James MacDonnell 15 3 5 2 0 .800 0.53
Rich Gossage 12 3 14 2 0 .895 1.42
Steve Kealey 10 2 3 1 0 .833 0.50
Denny McLain 8 3 5 0 2 1.000 1.00
Dave Lemonds 7 0 0 0 0 0.00
George Weimer 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Timothy Joyce 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dave Baldwin 35 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 30, 1938 Tucson, AZ, US
Mike Baldwin 25 L L 6' 1.0" 185 May 6, 1948
Buddy Bradford 28 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 25, 1944 Mobile, AL, US
Mike Buskey 24 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jan 13, 1949 San Francisco, CA, US
Ronald Davini 26 R R 5' 10.0" 185 May 5, 1947
Bucky Dent 21 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Nov 25, 1951 Savannah, GA, US
Brian Downing 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Oct 9, 1950 Los Angeles, CA, US
Tom Egan 27 R R 6' 4.0" 218 Jun 9, 1946 Los Angeles, CA, US
Sam Ewing 24 L L 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 9, 1949 Lewisburg, TN, US
Ken Frailing 25 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 19, 1948 Madison, WI, US
Jim Geddes 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 23, 1949 Columbus, OH, US
Rich Gossage 21 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jul 5, 1951 Colorado Springs, CO, US
Jerry Hairston 21 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 16, 1952 Birmingham, AL, US
Rudy Hernandez 21 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Oct 18, 1951 Empalme, Sonora, MX
Ken Hottman 25 R R 5' 11.0" 190 May 7, 1948 Stockton, CA, US
Timothy Joyce 20 S L 6' 2.0" 150 1953
Steve Kealey 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 13, 1947 Torrance, CA, US
Van Kelly 27 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 18, 1946 Charlotte, NC, US
Joe Keough 27 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Jan 7, 1946 Pomona, CA, US
David Leisman 23 R R 6' 5.0" 195 Jun 14, 1950
Dave Lemonds 24 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 5, 1948 Charlotte, NC, US
James MacDonnell 25 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 3, 1947
Mark Marquess 26 S L 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 24, 1947 Stockton, CA, US
Harold McClain 20 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 6, 1952
Denny McLain 29 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Mar 29, 1944 Chicago, IL, US
Dan Neumeier 25 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Mar 9, 1948 Shawano, WI, US
Fred Norton 22 R R 6' 2.0" 175 May 7, 1951
Denny O'Toole 24 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Mar 13, 1949 Chicago, IL, US
Stan Perzanowski 22 S R 6' 2.0" 170 Aug 25, 1950 East Chicago, IN, US
Skip Pitlock 25 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 6, 1947 Hillside, IL, US
Lee Richard 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 18, 1948 Lafayette, LA, US
Bill Sharp 23 L L 5' 10.0" 178 Jan 18, 1950 Lima, OH, US
Joe Sparks 35 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 15, 1938 McComas, WV, US
Steve Swisher 21 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 9, 1951 Parkersburg, WV, US
Ted Uhlaender 33 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 21, 1939 Chicago Heights, IL, US
Pete Varney 24 R R 6' 3.0" 235 Apr 10, 1949 Roxbury, MA, US
George Weimer 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 6, 1949
Hugh Yancy 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 16, 1950 Sarasota, FL, US

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