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1966 Spartanburg Phillies

1966 > Class A > 1966 Western Carolinas League
Overall: 91-35
Scored 715 runs, Allowed 434 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 90-36

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: Bob Wellman
Represented: Spartanburg, SC
Ballpark: Duncan Park (Spartanburg, SC)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1965 / 1967

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 Ron Allen# 22 94 389 337 81 107 17 2 16 68 2 1 38 79 .318 .394 .522 .917 176 8 1 5
2 Larry Bowa# 20 97 453 429 70 134 14 4 2 36 24 3 18 44 .312 .339 .378 .717 162 1 2 3
3 Thomas Chapman 23 17 13 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .000 .077 .000 .077 0 0 0 0
4 Andrew Cleveland 23 62 201 174 15 45 7 2 1 19 0 1 24 19 .259 .350 .339 .689 59 1 1 1
5 Terry Craven* 23 37 151 124 19 24 3 1 1 12 4 1 17 23 .194 .311 .258 .569 32 5 3 2
6 Dan Crothers* 19 5 5 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .400 .600 2 0 0 0
7 Denny Doyle* 22 124 572 497 94 153 21 5 3 63 28 6 61 34 .308 .387 .388 .776 193 6 4 4
8 Douglas Eiken 23 72 288 249 47 60 11 3 6 34 0 0 31 58 .241 .329 .382 .710 95 3 2 3
9 George Fowlkes 23 24 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
10 Rickey Fuller# 19 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
11 Alfred Gendreau 21 20 53 46 7 7 0 0 0 7 0 0 7 17 .152 .264 .152 .416 7 0 0 0
12 James Jarvis 23 6 16 13 6 7 2 0 0 2 1 0 2 4 .538 .600 .692 1.292 9 0 1 0
13 Robert Kelly* 21 36 169 150 27 47 4 1 0 7 7 4 12 13 .313 .381 .353 .734 53 5 1 1
14 Gordon Knutson* 21 11 15 14 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 .286 .333 .286 .619 4 0 0 0
15 Barry Lersch# 21 9 10 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 3 0 1 0
16 Craig Mahoney 19 6 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
17 Wayne Martin* 23 88 335 302 45 94 21 6 8 73 2 0 24 47 .311 .358 .500 .858 151 1 3 5
18 Donald McGowan* 20 21 14 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .000 .154 .000 .154 0 0 1 0
19 James Miller# 20 23 22 19 4 5 1 1 0 1 0 0 3 7 .263 .364 .421 .785 8 0 0 0
20 Robert Nash 21 31 130 109 16 23 2 0 3 13 3 1 21 31 .211 .338 .312 .650 34 0 0 0
21 Lowell Palmer 18 19 50 45 7 8 2 0 2 6 0 0 3 21 .178 .229 .356 .585 16 0 2 0
22 John Parker 19 3 10 8 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 .125 .300 .125 .425 1 0 0 0
23 John Penn 21 24 73 66 3 7 2 0 0 4 0 0 6 34 .106 .181 .136 .317 9 0 1 0
24 Raymond Rivera* 24 7 7 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .286 .286 .286 .571 2 0 0 0
25 Mel Roberts 23 123 534 481 86 134 30 2 5 80 11 1 40 104 .279 .335 .380 .716 183 4 3 6
26 Thomas Silicato 20 109 417 386 34 83 15 1 0 51 9 2 22 46 .215 .261 .259 .520 100 3 3 3
27 Mike Strahler 19 14 22 17 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 .059 .200 .118 .318 2 0 2 0
28 Dennis Straub 23 19 58 52 4 7 1 1 0 2 0 0 3 19 .135 .182 .192 .374 10 0 3 0
29 Walter Strong 25 38 15 11 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .091 .167 .091 .258 1 0 3 0 Stats for 2 teams
30 Gilberto Torres 19 109 430 378 80 138 10 2 0 49 26 4 42 37 .365 .435 .402 .837 152 6 2 2
31 Mark Vattimo 21 25 80 69 9 14 5 1 1 8 0 0 7 27 .203 .276 .348 .624 24 0 4 0
32 Delbert Wilber 20 10 23 21 5 8 2 0 1 5 0 0 2 2 .381 .435 .619 1.054 13 0 0 0
33 Gary York* 20 86 343 275 49 73 16 4 2 40 3 0 55 40 .265 .381 .375 .756 103 2 2 9
33 Players 21.4 126 4891 4313 715 1189 189 36 51 593 122 24 448 754 .276 .347 .372 .718 1603 45 41 44 35
* - 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 Beck 22 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
2 Thomas Chapman* 23 4 3 .571 2.63 17 4 1 0 41.0 45 22 12 4 7 0 37 1 0 7 1.268 9.9 0.9 1.5 8.1 5.29
3 George Fowlkes 23 6 2 .750 3.75 24 0 0 0 36.0 33 19 15 2 15 2 30 1 0 8 1.333 8.2 0.5 3.8 7.5 2.00
4 Alfred Gendreau* 21 8 3 .727 2.98 20 17 5 1 127.0 124 59 42 9 29 1 87 0 0 10 1.205 8.8 0.6 2.1 6.2 3.00
5 Gordon Knutson* 21 5 2 .714 0.46 11 4 3 1 39.0 24 9 2 0 17 1 35 1 0 2 1.051 5.5 0.0 3.9 8.1 2.06
6 Barry Lersch 21 2 2 .500 4.50 9 1 1 0 24.0 27 13 12 0 12 0 24 0 0 0 1.625 10.1 0.0 4.5 9.0 2.00
7 Craig Mahoney 19 3 0 1.000 5.54 6 0 0 0 13.0 13 9 8 0 12 1 12 1 0 4 1.923 9.0 0.0 8.3 8.3 1.00
8 Donald McGowan* 20 2 3 .400 2.93 21 0 0 0 46.0 37 19 15 5 15 2 40 1 1 4 1.130 7.2 1.0 2.9 7.8 2.67
9 James Miller* 20 4 4 .500 3.33 17 8 2 0 54.0 51 32 20 1 24 1 54 2 0 5 1.389 8.5 0.2 4.0 9.0 2.25
10 Lowell Palmer 18 9 3 .750 2.53 18 15 7 1 121.0 82 41 34 8 62 1 138 6 1 14 1.190 6.1 0.6 4.6 10.3 2.23
11 John Parker 19 2 0 1.000 4.50 3 3 1 0 20.0 19 13 10 0 7 0 15 0 0 3 1.300 8.6 0.0 3.2 6.8 2.14
12 John Penn 21 15 4 .789 2.21 24 24 14 6 179.0 138 50 44 6 47 2 132 3 0 8 1.034 6.9 0.3 2.4 6.6 2.81
13 Raymond Rivera* 24 1 1 .500 2.40 7 0 0 0 15.0 11 5 4 0 5 0 13 0 0 0 1.067 6.6 0.0 3.0 7.8 2.60
14 Mike Strahler 19 3 2 .600 1.58 14 6 2 1 57.0 46 21 10 3 21 1 42 1 0 4 1.175 7.3 0.5 3.3 6.6 2.00
15 Dennis Straub 23 11 3 .786 2.77 19 19 8 2 130.0 99 48 40 12 69 1 130 2 0 6 1.292 6.9 0.8 4.8 9.0 1.88
16 Walter Strong 25 4 4 .500 3.47 38 2 2 0 70.0 74 36 27 8 19 2 30 3 1 3 1.329 9.5 1.0 2.4 3.9 1.58 Stats for 2 teams
17 Mark Vattimo 21 14 3 .824 2.46 25 25 10 1 179.0 132 73 49 16 75 1 141 9 0 13 1.156 6.6 0.8 3.8 7.1 1.88
17 Players 21.3 91 35 .722 2.62 126 126 72 54 15 1092.1 888 434 318 66 423 14 933 28 2 88 4570 1.200 7.3 0.5 3.5 7.7 2.21
* - 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
Wayne Martin 81 610 42 17 3 .975 8.05 14
Andrew Cleveland 46 338 18 11 1 .970 7.74 5

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Allen 92 719 35 19 57 .975 8.20
Gary York 37 305 19 2 18 .994 8.76

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Denny Doyle 124 296 360 37 58 .947 5.29

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas Silicato 109 94 182 21 13 .929 2.53
Robert Kelly 15 22 23 1 0 .978 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Bowa 97 138 284 12 43 .972 4.35
Robert Kelly 21 16 38 5 5 .915 2.57
Mel Roberts 12 14 33 8 1 .855 3.92

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mel Roberts 110 205 12 4 1 .982 1.97
Gilberto Torres 107 178 7 7 0 .964 1.73
Douglas Eiken 64 104 5 3 0 .973 1.70
Gary York 40 57 5 3 0 .954 1.55
Terry Craven 36 59 2 3 0 .953 1.69
Robert Nash 26 36 0 2 0 .947 1.38

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Walter Strong 38 6 10 2 2 .889 0.42 Stats for 2 teams
Mark Vattimo 25 8 12 1 1 .952 0.80
George Fowlkes 24 0 2 1 0 .667 0.08
John Penn 24 8 21 0 1 1.000 1.21
Donald McGowan 21 4 9 0 1 1.000 0.62
Alfred Gendreau 20 5 14 1 2 .950 0.95
Dennis Straub 19 6 11 2 0 .895 0.89
Lowell Palmer 18 8 16 3 0 .889 1.33
Thomas Chapman 17 0 3 0 1 1.000 0.18
James Miller 17 1 4 1 0 .833 0.29
Mike Strahler 14 5 7 2 0 .857 0.86
Gordon Knutson 11 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.36
Barry Lersch 9 0.00
Raymond Rivera 7 0.00
Craig Mahoney 6 0.00
John Parker 3 0.00
Thomas Beck 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ron Allen 22 S R 6' 3.0" 205 Dec 23, 1943 Wampum, PA, US
Thomas Beck 22 R R 6' 4.0" 180 Oct 7, 1943
Larry Bowa 20 S R 5' 10.0" 155 Dec 6, 1945 Sacramento, CA, US
Thomas Chapman 23 R L 6' 0.0" 190 1943
Andrew Cleveland 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1943
Terry Craven 23 L R 5' 8.0" 160 1943
Dan Crothers 19 L R 6' 0.0" 185 1947
Denny Doyle 22 L R 5' 9.0" 175 Jan 17, 1944 Glasgow, KY, US
Douglas Eiken 23 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Nov 4, 1942
George Fowlkes 23 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 7, 1943
Rickey Fuller 19 S R 6' 2.0" 200 1947
Alfred Gendreau 21 R L 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 9, 1944 Vallejo, CA, US
James Jarvis 23 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1943
Robert Kelly 21 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 9, 1944
Gordon Knutson 21 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Feb 8, 1945
Barry Lersch 21 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 7, 1944 Denver, CO, US
Craig Mahoney 19 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1947
Wayne Martin 23 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 15, 1943
Donald McGowan 20 L L 5' 11.0" 170 1946
James Miller 20 S L 6' 1.0" 170 Dec 26, 1945
Robert Nash 21 R R 6' 1.0" 192 Nov 19, 1944
Lowell Palmer 18 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 18, 1947 Sacramento, CA, US
John Parker 19 R R 6' 5.0" 195 May 11, 1947
John Penn 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 14, 1945
Raymond Rivera 24 L L 6' 2.0" 195 1942
Mel Roberts 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 18, 1943 Abington, PA, US
Thomas Silicato 20 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Apr 13, 1946 Wilmington, DE, US
Mike Strahler 19 R R 6' 4.0" 180 Mar 14, 1947 Chicago, IL, US
Dennis Straub 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 4, 1943
Walter Strong 25 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1941
Gilberto Torres 19 R R 6' 3.0" 170 Sep 17, 1946
Mark Vattimo 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 16, 1944
Delbert Wilber 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1946
Gary York 20 L R 6' 1.0" 180 1946

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