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1963 Fresno Giants

1963 > Class A > 1963 California League
Overall: 73-67

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Bill Werle
Represented: Fresno, CA
Ballpark: John Euless Park (Fresno, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962 / 1964

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 Thomas Abbott 20 10 7 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 0 0
2 Alton Arnold 23 16 25 21 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 .238 .304 .238 .542 5 0 2 0
3 Damaso Blanco 21 140 633 566 127 187 21 6 5 52 37 7 54 53 .330 .393 .415 .808 235 6 4 3
4 Alexander Bright 21 4 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
5 Robert Brush* 21 30 76 68 8 18 5 0 1 10 1 0 5 21 .265 .315 .382 .697 26 0 3 0
6 Wallace Cockrell* 21 125 488 392 74 114 25 7 4 68 2 2 78 65 .291 .405 .421 .826 165 5 2 11
7 Dennis Dittman 21 79 207 176 33 41 9 1 3 20 2 0 26 47 .233 .335 .347 .682 61 2 1 2
8 Robert Doig 28 28 21 15 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 7 .133 .316 .133 .449 2 0 2 0
9 Larry Edmonson 22 140 650 542 104 146 17 8 6 72 17 4 85 106 .269 .373 .363 .736 197 9 6 8
10 Eugene Harbeson# 23 84 323 247 48 49 7 1 9 36 1 0 69 99 .198 .380 .344 .724 85 4 2 1
11 Dewey Holbrook 22 24 42 39 2 5 1 0 0 3 1 0 1 19 .128 .171 .154 .325 6 1 1 0
12 Richard Holden 23 6 11 9 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 .222 .273 .333 .606 3 0 0 1
13 Richard Kruger* 20 121 446 393 46 98 14 9 9 71 1 1 44 111 .249 .324 .399 .723 157 2 1 6
14 Richard Licklider* 21 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Daniel Markowski* 20 140 597 504 81 131 24 12 19 94 20 7 84 140 .260 .368 .468 .836 236 4 2 3
16 James Martin* 24 59 206 191 28 49 5 2 4 26 2 2 12 31 .257 .301 .366 .667 70 1 0 2
17 Major Martin 19 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
18 Paul Miller 22 17 13 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .000 .231 .000 .231 0 1 0 0
19 Rodney Phipps* 24 28 97 78 12 20 4 1 1 9 0 0 16 22 .256 .402 .372 .774 29 3 0 0
20 Robert Powell 21 122 452 386 60 117 17 4 3 69 3 0 59 36 .303 .396 .391 .787 151 2 2 3
21 Pedro Reinoso* 21 14 26 21 2 4 1 0 0 2 1 0 4 11 .190 .320 .238 .558 5 0 1 0
22 Francisco Rivas* 20 31 80 73 9 18 2 0 0 4 0 0 4 25 .247 .282 .274 .556 20 0 2 1
23 William Rygwelski 22 27 55 45 6 8 1 0 0 2 0 0 6 16 .178 .275 .200 .475 9 0 4 0
24 Clifford Smith 22 6 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
25 Jerry Smith 20 12 9 9 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 .111 .111 .333 .444 3 0 0 0
26 Gilles St. Onge* 22 78 323 272 41 83 18 1 10 56 1 2 42 60 .305 .395 .489 .884 133 1 4 4
27 Donald Thompson 21 44 75 66 9 19 1 1 1 10 0 0 7 20 .288 .351 .379 .730 25 0 1 1
28 Hector Torres 17 104 396 343 38 62 11 2 4 38 2 3 46 111 .181 .284 .259 .543 89 4 1 2
29 Larry Whitley* 20 49 24 22 2 6 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .273 .304 .364 .668 8 0 1 0
30 Charles Wilson 21 34 100 88 12 18 3 3 0 10 2 0 9 13 .205 .286 .307 .593 27 1 2 0
30 Players 21.0 140 5393 4597 750 1205 192 59 79 657 91 28 661 1059 .262 .357 .381 .739 1752 46 43 46 20
* - 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 Thomas Abbott 20 0 3 .000 10.12 9 5 0 0 24.0 32 27 27 7 25 0 21 0 0 3 2.375 12.0 2.6 9.4 7.9 0.84
2 Alton Arnold* 23 5 4 .556 5.24 16 11 5 1 67.0 82 53 39 9 32 1 38 0 0 5 1.701 11.0 1.2 4.3 5.1 1.19
3 Alexander Bright 21 0 0 13.50 4 0 0 0 4.0 6 6 6 2 9 0 3 0 0 1 3.750 13.5 4.5 20.2 6.8 0.33
4 Robert Brush 21 8 13 .381 5.36 28 25 10 1 173.0 199 123 103 17 91 8 79 4 0 19 1.676 10.4 0.9 4.7 4.1 0.87
5 Robert Doig* 28 8 3 .727 3.99 28 3 0 0 70.0 71 34 31 5 26 6 68 3 1 2 1.386 9.1 0.6 3.3 8.7 2.62
6 Dewey Holbrook* 22 7 9 .438 5.71 24 16 4 1 112.0 134 94 71 8 46 6 68 5 1 3 1.607 10.8 0.6 3.7 5.5 1.48
7 Richard Holden* 23 1 2 .333 7.83 6 4 1 0 23.0 27 23 20 3 8 0 10 2 0 2 1.522 10.6 1.2 3.1 3.9 1.25
8 Richard Licklider* 21 2 3 .400 8.31 6 0 0 0 13.0 13 13 12 0 15 1 13 1 1 1 2.154 9.0 0.0 10.4 9.0 0.87
9 Paul Miller 22 2 0 1.000 6.52 17 0 0 0 40.0 50 34 29 6 28 1 36 1 0 2 1.950 11.2 1.4 6.3 8.1 1.29
10 Pedro Reinoso* 21 5 3 .625 4.36 14 9 2 0 66.0 81 37 32 3 10 1 70 0 0 0 1.379 11.0 0.4 1.4 9.5 7.00
11 Francisco Rivas* 20 15 7 .682 3.94 27 23 15 3 178.0 172 88 78 17 81 3 136 5 0 8 1.421 8.7 0.9 4.1 6.9 1.68
12 William Rygwelski* 22 6 10 .375 5.13 27 21 4 0 135.0 169 93 77 14 57 1 101 2 0 4 1.674 11.3 0.9 3.8 6.7 1.77
13 Clifford Smith 22 0 3 .000 8.25 6 5 1 0 24.0 35 27 22 1 16 1 15 1 0 4 2.125 13.1 0.4 6.0 5.6 0.94
14 Jerry Smith 20 0 2 .000 7.71 12 1 0 0 28.0 39 31 24 2 24 2 24 1 0 4 2.250 12.5 0.6 7.7 7.7 1.00
15 Gilles St. Onge 22 0 0 3.00 1 0 0 0 3.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0.667 6.0 3.0 0.0 6.0
16 Donald Thompson 21 9 5 .643 5.22 31 16 6 0 138.0 150 92 80 13 59 3 106 4 0 6 1.514 9.8 0.8 3.8 6.9 1.80
17 Bill Werle* 42 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
18 Larry Whitley* 20 5 0 1.000 3.14 49 1 0 0 86.0 58 38 30 3 63 8 87 2 0 7 1.407 6.1 0.3 6.6 9.1 1.38
18 Players 21.7 73 67 .521 140 140
* - 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
Eugene Harbeson 83 546 67 22 10 .965 7.39 9
Dennis Dittman 41 206 14 3 3 .987 5.37 8
Rodney Phipps 25 158 10 9 0 .949 6.72 13

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Martin 57 414 21 2 43 .995 7.63
Robert Powell 45 331 33 8 35 .978 8.09
Gilles St. Onge 45 335 16 9 26 .975 7.80

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Edmonson 140 349 350 38 80 .948 4.99

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Damaso Blanco 104 111 201 31 17 .910 3.00
Robert Powell 49 34 73 15 7 .877 2.18

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hector Torres 104 142 317 29 63 .941 4.41
Damaso Blanco 47 64 71 16 15 .894 2.87

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Daniel Markowski 138 312 18 16 4 .954 2.39
Wallace Cockrell 117 170 15 8 0 .959 1.58
Richard Kruger 98 141 4 10 1 .935 1.48
Gilles St. Onge 30 49 5 4 0 .931 1.80
Charles Wilson 24 35 2 2 0 .949 1.54
Robert Powell 22 30 1 3 0 .912 1.41
Dennis Dittman 14 16 0 1 0 .941 1.14

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Whitley 49 4 10 2 2 .875 0.29
Donald Thompson 31 6 21 2 2 .931 0.87
Robert Brush 28 12 37 3 5 .942 1.75
Robert Doig 28 4 8 1 2 .923 0.43
Francisco Rivas 27 6 17 1 0 .958 0.85
William Rygwelski 27 6 16 3 1 .880 0.81
Dewey Holbrook 24 1 14 1 0 .938 0.63
Paul Miller 17 1 2 0 1 1.000 0.18
Alton Arnold 16 0 12 4 2 .750 0.75
Pedro Reinoso 14 1 10 3 0 .786 0.79
Jerry Smith 12 0 8 4 0 .667 0.67
Thomas Abbott 9 0.00
Richard Holden 6 0.00
Richard Licklider 6 0.00
Clifford Smith 6 0.00
Alexander Bright 4 0.00
Bill Werle 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Thomas Abbott 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 16, 1942
Alton Arnold 23 R L 5' 11.0" 180 Jun 13, 1940
Damaso Blanco 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 12, 1941 Curiepe, Miranda, VE
Alexander Bright 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 29, 1942 Franklin, TN, US
Robert Brush 21 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 12, 1942
Wallace Cockrell 21 L R 5' 11.0" 180 1942
Dennis Dittman 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1942
Robert Doig 28 R L 6' 0.0" 165 1935
Larry Edmonson 22 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1941
Eugene Harbeson 23 S R 6' 0.0" 176 Jun 26, 1940
Dewey Holbrook 22 R L 5' 10.0" 160 1941
Richard Holden 23 R L 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 7, 1940 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Richard Kruger 20 L L 5' 11.0" 165 1943
Richard Licklider 21 L L 5' 10.0" 162 1942
Daniel Markowski 20 L L 6' 2.0" 200 1943
James Martin 24 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 1, 1939 Critz, VA, US
Major Martin 19 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1944
Paul Miller 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1941
Rodney Phipps 24 L R 6' 2.0" 175 1939
Robert Powell 21 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jun 11, 1942 New Orleans, LA, US
Pedro Reinoso 21 L L 6' 0.0" 174 Feb 1, 1942 San Francisco de Macoris, Duarte, DO
Francisco Rivas 20 L L 6' 0.0" 153 Dec 24, 1942 Salcedo, Hermanas Mirabal, DO
William Rygwelski 22 R L 5' 11.0" 164 Oct 3, 1940
Clifford Smith 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 May 10, 1941
Jerry Smith 20 R R 6' 1.0" 205 May 10, 1943 Santa Monica, CA, US
Gilles St. Onge 22 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Jun 17, 1941 Lachine, QC, CA
Donald Thompson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1942
Hector Torres 17 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 16, 1945 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Bill Werle 42 L L 6' 2.0" 182 Dec 21, 1920 Oakland, CA, US
Larry Whitley 20 L L 6' 0.0" 182 Jan 9, 1943
Charles Wilson 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1942

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