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1970 Indianapolis Indians

1970 > Class AAA > 1970 American Association (East)
Overall: 71-69
Scored 544 runs, Allowed 542 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-70

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: Vern Rapp
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1969 / 1971

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 Donald Anderson* 28 117 400 358 46 102 21 5 7 44 3 0 38 55 .285 .355 .430 .785 154 2 0 2
2 James Armstrong 24 102 366 328 30 81 5 1 1 30 2 7 28 48 .247 .309 .277 .586 91 3 3 4
3 Mel Behney* 22 4 10 10 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 .300 .300 .600 3 0 0 0
4 Bo Belinsky* 33 16 34 27 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 9 .148 .303 .185 .488 5 0 1 0
5 Kurt Bevacqua 23 135 527 482 62 126 26 5 15 67 12 9 31 96 .261 .312 .429 .741 207 5 7 2
6 Steve Blateric 26 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
7 Pedro Borbon 23 32 12 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .091 .091 .091 .182 1 0 1 0
8 Danny Breeden 28 60 173 155 19 39 8 1 3 13 0 0 14 37 .252 .322 .374 .696 58 2 2 0
9 Ramon Conde 35 14 17 16 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .125 .176 .125 .301 2 1 0 0
10 Alfred Crawford 22 127 497 455 57 117 16 6 3 36 18 12 28 81 .257 .307 .338 .645 154 6 5 3
11 Mike de la Hoz 31 53 166 152 15 41 6 0 1 17 0 0 9 10 .270 .319 .329 .648 50 3 0 2
12 Frank Duffy 23 117 471 415 57 109 11 2 7 33 17 5 39 68 .263 .324 .349 .673 145 1 11 5
13 Vern Geishert 24 31 74 69 3 7 2 0 0 4 0 0 2 24 .101 .125 .130 .255 9 0 2 1
14 Danny Godby 23 17 59 58 4 20 2 0 1 8 1 1 1 6 .345 .356 .431 .787 25 0 0 0
15 Ross Grimsley* 20 30 71 62 5 11 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 20 .177 .200 .177 .377 11 0 6 1
16 Joe Hamende 26 48 9 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .143 .250 .143 .393 1 0 1 0
17 Bill Harrelson# 24 23 33 30 1 6 1 0 0 2 0 1 3 14 .200 .273 .233 .506 7 0 0 0
18 Pat House* 29 56 9 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .143 .333 .143 .476 1 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
19 Elvio Jimenez 30 108 407 386 33 106 14 3 11 51 5 1 12 29 .275 .300 .412 .712 159 3 4 2 Stats for 2 teams
20 George Kernek* 30 78 178 157 14 33 6 0 1 16 1 4 15 23 .210 .277 .268 .544 42 1 1 4
21 Clyde Mashore 25 48 207 177 28 34 7 0 4 20 11 6 27 40 .192 .296 .299 .596 53 0 1 2
22 John Noriega 26 24 35 34 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 22 .059 .086 .059 .145 2 0 0 0
23 Ozzie Osborn 24 15 9 8 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 3 .125 .222 .500 .722 4 0 0 0
24 Bill Plummer 23 115 422 365 37 95 12 1 7 42 1 6 40 71 .260 .339 .356 .695 130 6 6 5
25 Stan Swanson 26 120 495 431 62 122 19 3 9 51 26 10 49 54 .283 .357 .404 .761 174 4 5 6
26 Ron Theobald 26 93 325 285 38 88 18 1 0 28 12 5 25 21 .309 .363 .379 .742 108 2 8 5 Stats for 2 teams
27 Jay Ward 31 92 328 276 44 67 8 1 12 45 7 3 44 71 .243 .352 .409 .761 113 3 4 1
28 Ronald Welsch 25 34 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0 0 0
29 Milt Wilcox 20 38 58 52 6 9 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 14 .173 .232 .173 .405 9 1 2 0
30 Dooley Womack* 30 49 14 12 3 3 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 4 .250 .250 .500 .750 6 0 2 0
30 Players 25.7 140 5099 4542 544 1152 173 28 78 486 113 71 405 819 .254 .318 .356 .673 1615 42 67 43 49
* - 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 Mel Behney* 22 3 0 1.000 1.44 4 3 2 1 0 25.0 16 4 4 2 12 0 15 0 0 1 1.120 5.8 0.7 4.3 5.4 1.25
2 Bo Belinsky* 33 7 6 .538 4.45 16 16 4 2 0 91.0 73 50 45 9 64 1 95 3 0 11 1.505 7.2 0.9 6.3 9.4 1.48
3 Steve Blateric 26 0 1 .000 4.00 4 1 0 0 0 9.0 13 4 4 1 2 0 5 0 0 1 1.667 13.0 1.0 2.0 5.0 2.50
4 Pedro Borbon 23 5 2 .714 3.30 32 2 0 0 4 71.0 81 27 26 3 29 8 53 0 0 5 1.549 10.3 0.4 3.7 6.7 1.83
5 Vern Geishert 24 12 13 .480 4.74 29 28 3 0 0 184.0 223 107 97 19 30 3 120 3 0 0 1.375 10.9 0.9 1.5 5.9 4.00
6 Ross Grimsley* 20 11 8 .579 2.73 29 28 8 4 0 188.0 140 65 57 19 59 1 162 3 1 4 1.059 6.7 0.9 2.8 7.8 2.75
7 Joe Hamende* 26 2 4 .333 3.57 48 0 0 0 6 68.0 78 33 27 5 35 8 41 6 0 4 1.662 10.3 0.7 4.6 5.4 1.17
8 Bill Harrelson 24 3 8 .273 5.48 22 17 1 1 1 87.0 86 59 53 7 62 0 62 5 0 10 1.701 8.9 0.7 6.4 6.4 1.00
9 Pat House* 29 3 3 .500 3.04 56 0 0 0 10 80.0 82 35 27 4 28 4 66 4 0 2 1.375 9.2 0.4 3.2 7.4 2.36 Stats for 2 teams
10 George Kernek* 30 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 18.0
11 John Noriega 26 6 6 .500 3.48 24 15 4 2 0 106.0 96 42 41 7 37 6 57 3 1 1 1.255 8.2 0.6 3.1 4.8 1.54
12 Ozzie Osborn 24 1 1 .500 3.97 15 4 0 0 1 34.0 34 20 15 5 16 1 20 0 0 1 1.471 9.0 1.3 4.2 5.3 1.25
13 Ronald Welsch 25 1 4 .200 4.89 34 0 0 0 0 57.0 57 35 31 8 26 10 32 0 0 4 1.456 9.0 1.3 4.1 5.1 1.23
14 Milt Wilcox 20 12 10 .545 2.84 28 26 7 5 0 168.0 144 58 53 14 53 5 110 6 0 7 1.173 7.7 0.8 2.8 5.9 2.08
15 Dooley Womack 30 6 3 .667 2.19 47 0 0 0 14 74.0 59 18 18 2 29 4 53 1 0 6 1.189 7.2 0.2 3.5 6.4 1.83
15 Players 25.3 71 69 .507 3.63 140 140 111 29 17 32 1213.0 1154 542 489 105 471 50 871 32 2 56 1.340 8.6 0.8 3.5 6.5 1.85
* - 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
Bill Plummer 102 641 52 4 5 .994 6.79 5
Danny Breeden 51 277 26 3 2 .990 5.94 5

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donald Anderson 100 737 55 10 66 .988 7.92
George Kernek 52 230 13 1 28 .996 4.67
Jay Ward 27 209 21 3 26 .987 8.52
Kurt Bevacqua 3 17 2 0 2 1.000 6.33
Bill Plummer 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Armstrong 94 209 271 18 58 .964 5.11
Ron Theobald 61 112 173 7 42 .976 4.67 Stats for 2 teams
Kurt Bevacqua 3 8 10 0 1 1.000 6.00
Jay Ward 3 7 9 0 2 1.000 5.33
Ramon Conde 1 3 1 0 1 1.000 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kurt Bevacqua 95 73 168 12 26 .953 2.54
Mike de la Hoz 41 34 64 7 3 .933 2.39
Jay Ward 20 15 16 2 3 .939 1.55
Ron Theobald 6 3 7 1 1 .909 1.67 Stats for 2 teams
Stan Swanson 4 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.75

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Duffy 116 208 335 16 64 .971 4.68
Kurt Bevacqua 17 30 33 7 7 .900 3.71
Ron Theobald 9 16 23 2 9 .951 4.33 Stats for 2 teams
Jay Ward 3 3 6 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alfred Crawford 126 191 8 12 2 .943 1.58
Stan Swanson 120 252 12 3 1 .989 2.20
Elvio Jimenez 96 148 9 1 2 .994 1.64 Stats for 2 teams
Clyde Mashore 48 94 1 3 0 .969 1.98
Jay Ward 37 44 2 2 0 .958 1.24
Kurt Bevacqua 24 29 3 2 0 .941 1.33
George Kernek 21 19 1 1 0 .952 0.95
Danny Godby 17 28 1 1 0 .967 1.71
Bill Plummer 8 11 0 0 0 1.000 1.38
James Armstrong 4 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.75
Donald Anderson 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat House 56 4 12 0 2 1.000 0.29 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Hamende 48 6 13 5 0 .792 0.40
Dooley Womack 47 11 19 1 4 .968 0.64
Ronald Welsch 34 2 7 4 0 .692 0.26
Pedro Borbon 32 7 16 0 2 1.000 0.72
Vern Geishert 29 11 25 1 1 .973 1.24
Ross Grimsley 29 3 19 2 2 .917 0.76
Milt Wilcox 28 12 35 2 4 .959 1.68
John Noriega 24 8 25 2 1 .943 1.38
Bill Harrelson 22 8 14 3 1 .880 1.00
Bo Belinsky 16 4 11 2 0 .882 0.94
Ozzie Osborn 15 3 5 0 0 1.000 0.53
Mel Behney 4 1 7 0 1 1.000 2.00
Steve Blateric 4 1 4 0 1 1.000 1.25
George Kernek 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Donald Anderson 28 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 10, 1941 PA, US
James Armstrong 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 20, 1945
Mel Behney 22 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 2, 1947 Newark, NJ, US
Bo Belinsky 33 L L 6' 2.0" 191 Dec 7, 1936 New York, NY, US
Kurt Bevacqua 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 23, 1947 Miami Beach, FL, US
Steve Blateric 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 20, 1944 Denver, CO, US
Pedro Borbon 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 2, 1946 Mao, Valverde, DO
Danny Breeden 28 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jun 27, 1942 Albany, GA, US
Ramon Conde 35 R R 5' 8.0" 172 Dec 29, 1934 Juana Diaz, PR
Alfred Crawford 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 8, 1947
Mike de la Hoz 31 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 2, 1938 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Frank Duffy 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 14, 1946 Oakland, CA, US
Vern Geishert 24 R R 6' 1.0" 215 Jan 10, 1946 Madison, WI, US
Danny Godby 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 4, 1946 Logan, WV, US
Ross Grimsley 20 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 7, 1950 Topeka, KS, US
Joe Hamende 26 R L 5' 10.0" 165 Jan 26, 1944 Springfield, IL, US
Bill Harrelson 24 S R 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 17, 1945 Tahlequah, OK, US
Pat House 29 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 1, 1940 Boise, ID, US
Elvio Jimenez 30 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 6, 1940 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
George Kernek 30 L L 6' 3.0" 170 Jan 12, 1940 Holdenville, OK, US
Clyde Mashore 25 R R 6' 0.0" 182 May 29, 1945 Concord, CA, US
John Noriega 26 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Dec 20, 1943 Ogden, UT, US
Ozzie Osborn 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 19, 1946 Springfield, MO, US
Bill Plummer 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 21, 1947 Oakland, CA, US
Stan Swanson 26 R R 5' 11.0" 168 May 19, 1944 Yuba City, CA, US
Ron Theobald 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jul 28, 1943 Oakland, CA, US
Jay Ward 31 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 9, 1938 Brookfield, MO, US
Ronald Welsch 25 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Feb 9, 1945
Milt Wilcox 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 20, 1950 Honolulu, HI, US
Dooley Womack 30 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 25, 1939 Columbia, SC, US

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