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1960 Little Rock Travelers

1960 > Class AA > 1960 Southern Association
Overall: 82-69
Scored 739 runs, Allowed 682 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 81-70

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Fred Hatfield
Represented: Little Rock, AR
Ballpark: Ray Winder Field (Little Rock, AR)
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 Alfred Benza 27 120 418 355 54 92 12 3 12 48 5 57 69 .259 .365 .411 .777 146 3 2 1 1
2 Don Bradey 25 41 81 70 14 15 5 0 0 3 0 10 15 .214 .313 .286 .598 20 0 1 0 0
3 Jay Cooke* 23 120 483 413 69 119 15 9 12 63 5 62 68 .288 .387 .455 .842 188 6 0 2 4
4 Chuck Daniel 26 34 56 48 3 7 0 0 1 5 0 2 19 .146 .176 .208 .385 10 0 5 1 0
5 Melvin Geho 25 148 591 509 75 137 27 7 5 56 7 63 71 .269 .349 .379 .728 193 2 12 5 4
6 Fred Hatfield* 35 114 405 336 73 93 12 3 14 52 1 46 34 .277 .387 .455 .842 153 15 7 1 5
7 Bob Hazle* 29 132 516 450 64 131 26 1 9 57 1 58 37 .291 .370 .413 .784 186 1 3 4 7 Stats for 2 teams
8 James Hiland 26 5 7 1 0 0 0 .143 .143 1
9 Stanley Johnson 29 10 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0 0
10 Don Lassetter 27 42 155 136 21 36 7 0 3 24 1 16 18 .265 .338 .382 .720 52 0 1 2 2
11 Robert Leopold 22 32 26 20 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 5 10 .100 .280 .100 .380 2 0 1 0 0
12 Frank Mankovitch 23 33 58 54 3 7 1 0 0 4 0 1 22 .130 .145 .148 .294 8 0 3 0 0
13 Roger McCardell 27 34 129 115 14 33 5 0 4 24 3 12 12 .287 .357 .435 .791 50 1 0 1 2
14 Mickey McDermott* 31 58 84 77 9 12 4 0 2 6 0 7 26 .156 .226 .286 .512 22 0 0 0 0
15 Lloyd Merritt 27 49 22 20 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 6 .100 .143 .150 .293 3 0 1 0 0
16 Dolan Nichols 30 4 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
17 Tom Patton 24 8 8 3 0 0 0 .375 .375 3
18 Rance Pless 34 85 312 277 44 75 8 0 1 31 0 28 38 .271 .339 .310 .649 86 2 2 3 5 Stats for 2 teams
19 Art Quirk 22 34 50 49 6 11 1 0 1 2 0 1 6 .224 .240 .306 .546 15 0 0 0 0
20 Charles Ready 29 32 73 71 2 9 0 0 0 4 0 2 21 .127 .151 .127 .277 9 0 0 0 0
21 William Reynolds* 28 136 537 449 73 126 18 4 19 85 6 83 67 .281 .393 .465 .858 209 2 0 3 5
22 Edward Richardson* 27 129 455 374 74 99 18 3 13 41 3 68 58 .265 .376 .433 .810 162 2 6 5 2
23 Eric Rodin 30 28 114 89 14 17 5 0 3 19 0 17 16 .191 .354 .348 .702 31 6 1 1 3
24 John Roth 26 6 18 1 0 0 0 .056 .056 1
25 Rolf Scheel 27 8 7 2 0 0 0 .286 .286 2
26 Charles Smiley* 24 28 111 100 13 17 4 2 2 16 2 10 17 .170 .243 .310 .553 31 0 0 1 1
27 Nick Testa 32 82 267 226 26 57 11 1 0 26 2 35 17 .252 .347 .310 .657 70 0 2 4 6
28 Bob Thorpe 33 150 631 587 78 170 37 6 13 94 5 34 74 .290 .329 .440 .769 258 2 5 3 6
29 Jack Urban 31 4 4 1 0 0 0 .250 .250 1
30 Don Williams 24 85 248 194 22 51 12 0 0 22 0 49 27 .263 .409 .325 .734 63 1 1 3 7
30 Players 28.3 152 5668 4912 739 1278 225 39 111 681 40 26 650 755 .260 .344 .390 .734 1914 127 61 45 57
* - 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 Don Bradey 25 17 8 .680 4.00 36 23 10 0 184.1 185 93 82 10 74 6 100 9 0 3 1.405 9.0 0.5 3.6 4.9 1.35
2 Chuck Daniel 26 10 6 .625 3.51 33 18 8 2 146.0 152 68 57 13 36 1 70 3 0 6 1.288 9.4 0.8 2.2 4.3 1.94
3 Fred Hatfield 35 0 0 1 2.0 0
4 James Hiland 26 1 3 .250 5 25.0 0
5 Stanley Johnson 29 1 3 .250 10 17.0 0
6 Robert Leopold* 22 3 6 .333 3.24 32 6 2 2 86.0 70 36 31 3 36 2 81 2 0 4 1.233 7.3 0.3 3.8 8.5 2.25
7 Frank Mankovitch 23 8 10 .444 5.09 32 22 5 1 159.0 171 103 90 20 85 5 72 4 0 11 1.610 9.7 1.1 4.8 4.1 0.85
8 Mickey McDermott* 31 13 11 .542 4.40 42 21 8 1 172.0 186 103 84 2 87 2 98 1 0 6 1.587 9.7 0.1 4.6 5.1 1.13
9 Lloyd Merritt 27 4 4 .500 4.80 49 4 3 1 99.1 123 57 53 6 46 8 36 5 0 2 1.701 11.1 0.5 4.2 3.3 0.78
10 Dolan Nichols 30 0 0 4 5.0 0
11 Art Quirk* 22 7 9 .438 3.56 32 18 7 3 136.2 106 64 54 8 63 7 130 1 0 2 1.237 7.0 0.5 4.1 8.6 2.06
12 Charles Ready 29 15 7 .682 2.65 31 23 10 5 197.0 173 65 58 9 71 5 133 6 0 3 1.239 7.9 0.4 3.2 6.1 1.87
13 Rolf Scheel 27 0 1 .000 7.65 8 20.0 25 19 17 17 0 2.100 11.2 7.6
14 Malcolm Simmons 25 0 0 1 4.0 0
15 Charles Symeon 23 1 0 1.000 3 11.0 0
16 Jack Urban 31 2 0 1.000 3 15.0 0
17 Pete Wojey 40 1 4 .200 8 8.0 0 Stats for 2 teams
17 Players 26.3 82 69 .543 4.10 152 152 99 53 16 1290.2 1315 682 588 101 572 45 791 33 0 50 5664 1.462 9.2 0.7 4.0 5.5 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
Nick Testa 76 389 32 5 9 .988 5.54 11
Don Williams 55 305 18 5 3 .985 5.87 5
Roger McCardell 33 169 16 2 2 .989 5.61 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jay Cooke 118 979 79 18 111 .983 8.97
Charles Smiley 28 230 26 8 32 .970 9.14

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Edward Richardson 116 240 282 21 67 .961 4.50
Fred Hatfield 37 86 86 6 26 .966 4.65
Alfred Benza 32 36 61 2 15 .980 3.03

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rance Pless 80 55 124 7 13 .962 2.24 Stats for 2 teams
Fred Hatfield 69 42 142 6 8 .968 2.67
Alfred Benza 67 41 83 11 11 .919 1.85

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Melvin Geho 147 305 387 28 112 .961 4.71
Alfred Benza 10 25 34 4 7 .937 5.90

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Thorpe 146 257 11 8 2 .971 1.84
Bob Hazle 127 255 5 9 0 .967 2.05 Stats for 2 teams
William Reynolds 127 170 9 4 0 .978 1.41
Don Lassetter 31 62 4 2 0 .971 2.13
Eric Rodin 27 37 0 1 1 .974 1.37
Alfred Benza 21 22 2 1 0 .960 1.14

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lloyd Merritt 49 3 15 4 2 .818 0.37
Mickey McDermott 42 4 40 2 2 .957 1.05
Don Bradey 36 12 28 2 2 .952 1.11
Chuck Daniel 33 9 16 0 1 1.000 0.76
Robert Leopold 32 2 10 0 0 1.000 0.38
Frank Mankovitch 32 14 32 0 2 1.000 1.44
Art Quirk 32 7 14 0 3 1.000 0.66
Charles Ready 31 13 19 2 1 .941 1.03
Stanley Johnson 10 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Alfred Benza 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1933
Don Bradey 25 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Oct 4, 1934 Charlotte, NC, US
Jay Cooke 23 L L 6' 1.0" 195 1937
Chuck Daniel 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 17, 1933 Bluffton, AR, US
Melvin Geho 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1935
Fred Hatfield 35 L R 6' 1.0" 171 Mar 18, 1925 Lanett, AL, US
Bob Hazle 29 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 9, 1930 Laurens, SC, US
James Hiland 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1934
Stanley Johnson 29 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1931
Don Lassetter 27 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 27, 1933 Newnan, GA, US
Robert Leopold 22 R L 6' 3.0" 210 Mar 5, 1938
Frank Mankovitch 23 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Mar 12, 1937
Roger McCardell 27 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 29, 1932 Gorsuch Mills, MD, US
Mickey McDermott 31 L L 6' 2.0" 170 Apr 29, 1929 Poughkeepsie, NY, US
Lloyd Merritt 27 R R 6' 0.0" 189 Apr 8, 1933 St. Louis, MO, US
Dolan Nichols 30 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Feb 28, 1930 Tishomingo, MS, US
Tom Patton 24 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Sep 5, 1935 Honey Brook, PA, US
Rance Pless 34 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 6, 1925 Greeneville, TN, US
Art Quirk 22 R L 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 11, 1938 Providence, RI, US
Charles Ready 29 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1931
William Reynolds 28 L L 5' 9.0" 180 1932
Edward Richardson 27 L R 5' 9.0" 165 1933
Eric Rodin 30 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Feb 5, 1930 Orange, NJ, US
John Roth 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1934
Rolf Scheel 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 15, 1932
Malcolm Simmons 25 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1935
Charles Smiley 24 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 1, 1935 Danville, VA, US
Charles Symeon 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 9, 1936 Stamford, CT, US
Nick Testa 32 R R 5' 8.0" 180 Jun 29, 1928 New York, NY, US
Bob Thorpe 33 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Nov 19, 1926 Caryville, FL, US
Jack Urban 31 R R 5' 8.0" 155 Dec 5, 1928 Omaha, NE, US
Don Williams 24 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Apr 20, 1936 Mobile, AL, US
Pete Wojey 40 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 1, 1919 Stowe, PA, US

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