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1962 Louisville Colonels

1962 > Class AAA > 1962 American Association
Overall: 71-75
Scored 601 runs, Allowed 649 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-78

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: Jack Tighe
Represented: Louisville, KY
Ballpark: Cardinal Stadium (Louisville, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961

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 Leslie Bass 23 8 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0 0 0 0
2 Howie Bedell* 26 59 240 226 20 64 7 4 5 26 4 10 24 .283 .315 .416 .731 94 1 2 1 1
3 Jim Bolger 30 140 555 508 80 162 28 11 9 74 2 41 46 .319 .368 .470 .839 239 1 1 4 3
4 Bob Botz 27 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
5 Bob Boyd* 42 117 406 368 56 120 18 12 5 42 1 35 33 .326 .385 .481 .866 177 0 3 0 3 Stats for 2 teams
6 Fritz Brickell 27 42 168 147 20 34 7 0 9 21 0 19 24 .231 .321 .463 .784 68 1 0 1 1
7 Ellis Burton# 25 110 457 392 76 112 18 6 15 51 8 56 65 .286 .382 .477 .859 187 6 1 2 5
8 Cecil Butler 24 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
9 Neil Chrisley* 30 37 152 122 26 36 9 1 5 21 1 26 15 .295 .414 .508 .923 62 1 0 3 2
10 Chico Fernandez 23 101 336 313 21 81 4 3 1 19 1 11 27 .259 .287 .300 .588 94 2 9 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
11 Hank Fischer 22 2 6 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .400 .500 .600 1.100 3 0 0 0
12 Len Gabrielson* 22 23 85 73 9 18 5 0 0 6 0 12 12 .247 .353 .315 .668 23 0 0 0 0
13 Connie Grob* 29 39 87 81 6 15 1 0 0 4 0 3 20 .185 .214 .198 .412 16 0 3 0 0
14 Eddie Haas* 27 16 41 29 1 8 0 0 0 5 0 12 4 .276 .488 .276 .764 8 0 0 0 1
15 Bob Hartman 24 15 30 30 1 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 12 .100 .100 .100 .200 3 0 0 0 0
16 Rick Herrscher 25 61 229 193 28 65 8 1 1 24 1 32 29 .337 .434 .404 .838 78 1 3 0 3
17 George Holder* 27 3 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
18 Frank House* 32 11 35 33 1 6 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 .182 .229 .182 .410 6 0 0 0 0
19 Lou Klimchock* 22 116 499 458 59 113 21 4 11 42 3 38 49 .247 .305 .382 .687 175 1 1 1 3
20 Mike Krsnich 30 37 132 113 20 32 8 1 1 23 2 16 12 .283 .364 .398 .762 45 0 0 3 0
21 Frank Leja* 26 122 486 405 54 109 21 1 20 80 0 72 100 .269 .384 .474 .858 192 5 1 3 4
22 Denny Lemaster 23 18 50 44 1 8 1 0 0 3 0 1 14 .182 .217 .205 .422 9 1 4 0 0
23 Em Lindbeck* 27 53 167 158 23 36 8 1 4 19 1 5 35 .228 .247 .367 .614 58 0 1 3 0
24 Jack Littrell 33 13 27 24 2 6 2 1 0 1 0 3 7 .250 .333 .417 .750 10 0 0 0 0
25 Jim Mahoney 28 23 91 85 7 24 4 0 2 13 1 6 17 .282 .330 .400 .730 34 0 0 0 0
26 Larry Maxie 21 16 23 23 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 .043 .043 .043 .087 1 0 0 0 0
27 Noel Mickelsen 27 9 18 18 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .111 .111 .111 .222 2 0 0 0 0
28 Tom Newton 21 39 41 37 5 6 3 0 0 2 0 2 12 .162 .205 .243 .448 9 0 2 0 0
29 Phil Niekro 23 50 21 20 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 7 .100 .100 .250 .350 5 0 1 0 0
30 Chi-Chi Olivo 34 40 78 73 4 12 1 0 1 8 0 1 16 .164 .176 .219 .395 16 0 4 0 0
31 Vic Rehm# 26 29 41 38 1 4 1 0 1 1 0 1 19 .105 .128 .211 .339 8 0 2 0 0
32 Dennis Ribant 20 8 6 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 2 0 0 0 0
33 Phil Roof 21 125 465 390 45 89 12 2 8 34 3 62 76 .228 .336 .331 .666 129 2 9 2 8
34 Dan Schneider* 19 16 33 29 5 7 1 0 0 1 0 3 5 .241 .313 .276 .588 8 0 1 0 0
35 Mike Sinnerud 21 15 45 42 2 7 2 0 1 6 1 3 10 .167 .222 .286 .508 12 0 0 0 0
36 Jake Striker* 28 15 15 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 .167 .286 .167 .452 2 0 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
37 Lee Tate 30 104 418 376 50 107 19 1 2 30 5 31 19 .285 .337 .356 .694 134 0 9 2 1 Stats for 2 teams
38 Pepper Thomas 27 118 460 399 52 98 11 2 5 35 3 47 46 .246 .323 .321 .644 128 1 8 5 1
39 Joseph Trenary# 26 43 139 130 13 33 6 2 2 20 1 9 19 .254 .302 .377 .679 49 0 0 0 0
40 Don Williams 26 35 89 81 4 17 3 0 0 3 0 7 13 .210 .273 .247 .520 20 0 1 0 1
40 Players 27.0 146 5452 4830 601 1244 197 40 101 553 34 515 762 .258 .330 .378 .708 1824 130 23 56 28 33
* - 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 Leslie Bass 23 0 1 .000 6.30 8 2 0 0 20.0 25 15 14 2 7 0 11 3 0 1 1.600 11.2 0.9 3.2 5.0 1.57
2 Bob Botz 27 0 1 .000 3.00 6 0 0 0 6.0 7 3 2 0 4 1 7 0 0 0 1.833 10.5 0.0 6.0 10.5 1.75
3 Winston Brown 29 0 0 12.00 3 0 0 0 3.0 5 7 4 1 4 0 1 0 0 1 3.000 15.0 3.0 12.0 3.0 0.25
4 Cecil Butler 24 0 0 7.20 2 0 0 0 5.0 8 4 4 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 1.800 14.4 1.8 1.8 7.2 4.00
5 Hank Fischer 22 0 1 .000 6.00 2 2 1 0 9.0 7 7 6 3 8 0 9 0 0 0 1.667 7.0 3.0 8.0 9.0 1.13
6 Connie Grob 29 14 10 .583 2.86 36 27 18 5 230.0 230 89 73 17 43 6 84 2 0 4 1.187 9.0 0.7 1.7 3.3 1.95
7 Bob Hartman* 24 6 5 .545 3.48 14 11 4 1 75.0 82 37 29 6 16 1 54 2 1 1 1.307 9.8 0.7 1.9 6.5 3.38
8 Denny Lemaster* 23 10 4 .714 2.40 18 16 9 2 124.0 96 41 33 3 41 0 125 2 1 9 1.105 7.0 0.2 3.0 9.1 3.05
9 Larry Maxie 21 2 3 .400 5.95 15 7 1 0 59.0 78 42 39 7 33 0 32 7 0 5 1.881 11.9 1.1 5.0 4.9 0.97
10 Noel Mickelsen 27 3 2 .600 5.60 8 8 2 0 45.0 45 34 28 4 17 1 30 1 0 3 1.378 9.0 0.8 3.4 6.0 1.76
11 Tom Newton* 21 2 8 .200 4.40 36 12 4 0 129.0 154 84 63 12 46 1 64 2 0 5 1.550 10.7 0.8 3.2 4.5 1.39
12 Phil Niekro 23 9 6 .600 3.86 49 1 1 0 98.0 111 50 42 5 41 5 48 4 0 3 1.551 10.2 0.5 3.8 4.4 1.17
13 Chi-Chi Olivo 34 13 11 .542 3.21 40 22 13 5 202.0 196 77 72 8 51 3 151 1 0 5 1.223 8.7 0.4 2.3 6.7 2.96
14 Vic Rehm* 26 6 10 .375 3.78 29 15 2 0 112.0 115 59 47 10 69 2 67 2 1 6 1.643 9.2 0.8 5.5 5.4 0.97
15 Dennis Ribant 20 0 3 .000 13.05 6 4 0 0 20.0 38 33 29 8 10 0 15 1 0 2 2.400 17.1 3.6 4.5 6.8 1.50
16 Dan Schneider* 19 5 6 .455 4.40 15 14 3 1 92.0 103 49 45 7 36 0 58 0 0 4 1.511 10.1 0.7 3.5 5.7 1.61
17 Jake Striker* 28 2 4 .333 2.20 15 5 0 0 49.0 39 19 12 1 19 1 27 0 0 2 1.184 7.2 0.2 3.5 5.0 1.42 Stats for 2 teams
17 Players 25.5 71 75 .486 3.85 146 146 88 58 14 1267.0 1335 649 542 95 442 21 779 27 3 51 5443 1.403 9.5 0.7 3.1 5.5 1.76
* - 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
Phil Roof 122 707 77 15 10 .981 6.43 17
Don Williams 21 88 5 3 1 .969 4.43 3
Frank House 10 50 4 0 0 1.000 5.40 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Leja 120 1092 60 6 135 .995 9.60
Bob Boyd 98 717 60 16 57 .980 7.93 Stats for 2 teams
Neil Chrisley 11 82 3 0 12 1.000 7.73

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Klimchock 112 249 301 13 87 .977 4.91
Lee Tate 102 222 259 10 72 .980 4.72 Stats for 2 teams
Fritz Brickell 10 29 33 2 17 .969 6.20
Pepper Thomas 10 13 11 1 5 .960 2.40

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pepper Thomas 83 83 198 14 30 .953 3.39
Rick Herrscher 30 24 79 5 10 .954 3.43
Fritz Brickell 25 20 65 5 8 .944 3.40

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chico Fernandez 88 127 268 23 62 .945 4.49 Stats for 2 teams
Rick Herrscher 23 31 79 12 16 .902 4.78
Jim Mahoney 23 35 75 11 13 .909 4.78
Pepper Thomas 20 19 65 5 8 .944 4.20
Mike Sinnerud 12 21 42 6 10 .913 5.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Bolger 133 241 14 11 3 .959 1.92
Ellis Burton 108 238 15 9 5 .966 2.34
Howie Bedell 59 111 6 2 2 .983 1.98
Em Lindbeck 40 76 3 3 1 .963 1.98
Joseph Trenary 35 77 5 1 0 .988 2.34
Neil Chrisley 25 38 2 1 0 .976 1.60
Mike Krsnich 22 34 1 1 0 .972 1.59
Len Gabrielson 21 55 2 1 0 .983 2.71

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Niekro 49 2 23 0 6 1.000 0.51
Chi-Chi Olivo 40 6 22 0 2 1.000 0.70
Connie Grob 36 14 58 2 5 .973 2.00
Tom Newton 36 3 28 1 3 .969 0.86
Vic Rehm 29 1 20 1 1 .955 0.72
Denny Lemaster 18 2 10 0 0 1.000 0.67
Larry Maxie 15 5 8 1 0 .929 0.87
Dan Schneider 15 3 19 1 2 .957 1.47
Jake Striker 15 2 8 1 0 .909 0.67 Stats for 2 teams
Bob Hartman 14 3 11 1 0 .933 1.00
Leslie Bass 8 0.00
Noel Mickelsen 8 0.00
Bob Botz 6 0.00
Dennis Ribant 6 0.00
Winston Brown 3 0.00
Cecil Butler 2 0.00
Hank Fischer 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Leslie Bass 23 R R 6' 3.0" 172 Jul 23, 1938 Columbia, SC, US
Howie Bedell 26 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 29, 1935 Clearfield, PA, US
Jim Bolger 30 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 23, 1932 Cincinnati, OH, US
Bob Botz 27 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 28, 1935 Milwaukee, WI, US
Bob Boyd 42 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Oct 1, 1919 Potts Camp, MS, US
Fritz Brickell 27 R R 5' 5.0" 157 Mar 19, 1935 Wichita, KS, US
Winston Brown 29 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 17, 1932 Almirante, Bocas del Toro, PA
Ellis Burton 25 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 12, 1936 Los Angeles, CA, US
Cecil Butler 24 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 23, 1937 Dallas, GA, US
Neil Chrisley 30 L R 6' 3.0" 187 Dec 16, 1931 Calhoun Falls, SC, US
Chico Fernandez 23 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Apr 23, 1939 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Hank Fischer 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 11, 1940 Yonkers, NY, US
Len Gabrielson 22 L R 6' 4.0" 210 Feb 14, 1940 Oakland, CA, US
Connie Grob 29 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 9, 1932 Cross Plains, WI, US
Eddie Haas 27 L R 5' 11.0" 178 May 26, 1935 Paducah, KY, US
Bob Hartman 24 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 28, 1937 Kenosha, WI, US
Rick Herrscher 25 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Nov 3, 1936 St. Louis, MO, US
George Holder 27 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 16, 1934 Lunenburg County, VA, US
Frank House 32 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 18, 1930 Bessemer, AL, US
Lou Klimchock 22 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 15, 1939 Hostetter, PA, US
Mike Krsnich 30 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 24, 1931 West Allis, WI, US
Frank Leja 26 L L 6' 4.0" 205 Feb 7, 1936 Holyoke, MA, US
Denny Lemaster 23 R L 6' 1.0" 182 Feb 25, 1939 Corona, CA, US
Em Lindbeck 27 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 27, 1934 Kewanee, IL, US
Jack Littrell 33 R R 6' 0.0" 179 Jan 22, 1929 Louisville, KY, US
Jim Mahoney 28 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 26, 1934 Englewood, NJ, US
Larry Maxie 21 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Oct 10, 1940 Upland, CA, US
Noel Mickelsen 27 R R 6' 6.0" 190 Aug 15, 1934 Oto, IA, US
Tom Newton 21 R L 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 8, 1940 Niagara Falls, ON, CA
Phil Niekro 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 1, 1939 Blaine, OH, US
Chi-Chi Olivo 34 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Mar 18, 1928 Guayubin, Monte Cristi, DO
Vic Rehm 26 S L 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 16, 1936 Carlyle, IL, US
Dennis Ribant 20 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 20, 1941 Detroit, MI, US
Phil Roof 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 5, 1941 Paducah, KY, US
Dan Schneider 19 L L 6' 3.0" 170 Aug 29, 1942 Evansville, IN, US
Mike Sinnerud 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 4, 1940 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jake Striker 28 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 23, 1933 New Washington, OH, US
Lee Tate 30 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 18, 1932 Black Rock, AR, US
Pepper Thomas 27 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Sep 8, 1934 Newton, MS, US
Joseph Trenary 26 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 17, 1935 Marshfield, MO, US
Don Williams 26 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Apr 20, 1936 Mobile, AL, US

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