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1965 Birmingham Barons

1965 > Class AA > 1965 Southern League
Overall: 54-85
Scored 483 runs, Allowed 656 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 51-88

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: John McNamara
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 Joe Bosworth 20 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
2 Weldon Bowlin 24 79 304 273 32 74 13 5 3 36 10 3 31 28 .271 .345 .388 .734 106
3 Frank Cipriani 24 39 137 123 9 24 0 1 1 8 1 1 14 22 .195 .277 .236 .513 29
4 Chuck Cole 21 9 13 13 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .077 .077 .154 .231 2
5 Nicky Curtis 23 22 41 36 2 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 5 9 .111 .220 .167 .386 6
6 Robert Davis 22 3 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .167 .286 .167 .452 1
7 Ronald Debus* 27 67 223 197 23 52 9 0 6 32 0 0 26 23 .264 .350 .401 .751 79
8 Chuck Dobson 21 6 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
9 Jim Driscoll* 21 114 461 415 38 97 17 4 3 29 11 7 46 54 .234 .310 .316 .626 131
10 Dave Duncan 19 61 213 192 20 40 11 2 6 20 2 1 21 73 .208 .286 .380 .667 73
11 Brian Dye* 24 65 164 141 12 30 2 0 2 15 0 0 23 27 .213 .323 .270 .593 38
12 Bill Edgerton* 23 32 49 47 2 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 23 .106 .143 .149 .292 7
13 Robert Flynn 23 10 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
14 Dick Joyce* 21 11 29 28 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12 .107 .138 .107 .245 3
15 Ted Kubiak# 23 138 614 526 75 148 17 3 7 38 18 12 88 72 .281 .384 .365 .749 192
16 Tony La Russa 20 75 285 259 24 50 11 2 1 18 5 0 26 37 .193 .267 .263 .529 68
17 Marcel Lachemann 24 58 17 17 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 9 .176 .176 .235 .412 4
18 Bill Landis* 22 33 60 57 7 12 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 18 .211 .250 .228 .478 13
19 Bill Lindner* 24 35 36 33 2 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 10 .121 .194 .242 .437 8
20 Bob Meyer 25 22 29 26 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 .038 .138 .038 .176 1
21 William Meyer* 24 43 115 103 11 16 3 1 0 9 3 0 12 18 .155 .243 .204 .447 21
22 Jack Newcomer 21 10 30 28 3 7 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 6 .250 .300 .357 .657 10
23 Wayne Norton* 22 134 484 424 43 96 13 3 9 57 5 5 60 67 .226 .322 .335 .657 142
24 Syd O'Brien 21 21 81 75 8 17 5 1 1 7 0 1 6 16 .227 .284 .360 .644 27
25 Rolland Petranovich 23 122 478 436 56 106 22 5 8 42 5 2 42 112 .243 .310 .372 .681 162
26 Dan Pfister 28 14 8 8 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .375 .375 .500 .875 4
27 Jim Rittwage 20 34 29 28 2 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 10 .107 .138 .179 .317 5
28 Santiago Rosario* 25 62 251 223 29 70 8 3 3 25 9 3 28 27 .314 .390 .417 .807 93
29 Gary Sanossian# 21 5 7 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .200 .429 .200 .629 1
30 Legrant Scott 26 70 249 200 22 50 6 2 2 24 2 4 49 39 .250 .398 .330 .728 66 Stats for 2 teams
31 Paul Seitz 24 26 61 56 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 27 .089 .164 .089 .253 5
32 John Stutz 23 104 332 307 31 69 5 1 6 40 0 3 25 64 .225 .283 .306 .589 94
33 Ken Suarez 22 43 153 123 20 20 5 0 3 20 0 0 30 34 .163 .327 .276 .603 34
34 Rupe Toppin 23 6 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .200 .333 .200 .533 1
35 James Wilson* 24 23 87 70 14 16 1 1 4 10 0 1 17 10 .229 .379 .443 .822 31
36 Stan Wojcik 20 12 35 33 0 5 2 0 0 2 1 0 2 6 .152 .200 .212 .412 7
36 Players 22.9 139 5108 4448 483 1011 156 35 66 429 71 41 550 866 .227 .314 .323 .636 1435 24 54 32 36
* - 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 Joe Bosworth 20 0 1 .000 20.25 2 1 4.0 11 11 9 2 5 5 4.000 24.8 4.5 11.2 11.2 1.00
2 Chuck Cole 21 0 5 .000 7.41 8 7 34.0 42 31 28 5 8 25 1.471 11.1 1.3 2.1 6.6 3.13
3 Nicky Curtis 23 6 6 .500 3.86 19 15 105.0 114 51 45 9 35 81 1.419 9.8 0.8 3.0 6.9 2.31
4 Chuck Dobson 21 0 6 .000 4.63 6 6 35.0 36 21 18 4 19 33 1.571 9.3 1.0 4.9 8.5 1.74
5 Bill Edgerton* 23 3 8 .273 4.61 28 17 127.0 144 71 65 10 43 78 1.472 10.2 0.7 3.0 5.5 1.81
6 Robert Flynn 23 0 1 .000 7.36 9 0 11.0 10 10 9 1 13 11 2.091 8.2 0.8 10.6 9.0 0.85
7 Dick Joyce* 21 5 3 .625 3.00 11 11 72.0 72 31 24 6 24 58 1.333 9.0 0.8 3.0 7.2 2.42
8 Marcel Lachemann 24 4 11 .267 3.32 58 1 95.0 96 43 35 1 38 65 1.411 9.1 0.1 3.6 6.2 1.71
9 Bill Landis* 22 8 5 .615 4.02 28 23 159.0 139 88 71 11 91 130 1.447 7.9 0.6 5.2 7.4 1.43
10 Bill Lindner 24 9 4 .692 2.78 35 5 107.0 82 40 33 8 38 96 1.121 6.9 0.7 3.2 8.1 2.53
11 Bob Meyer* 25 2 8 .200 5.40 22 15 90.0 100 68 54 4 79 70 1.989 10.0 0.4 7.9 7.0 0.89
12 Dan Pfister 28 1 2 .333 5.25 12 0 24.0 27 19 14 2 14 20 1.708 10.1 0.8 5.2 7.5 1.43
13 Jim Rittwage 20 5 7 .417 3.39 32 8 101.0 89 43 38 1 52 61 1.396 7.9 0.1 4.6 5.4 1.17
14 Gary Sanossian 21 1 2 .333 5.87 5 4 23.0 20 16 15 1 19 16 1.696 7.8 0.4 7.4 6.3 0.84
15 Paul Seitz 24 9 11 .450 3.82 26 24 172.0 168 86 73 7 75 125 1.413 8.8 0.4 3.9 6.5 1.67
16 Rupe Toppin 23 1 3 .250 4.91 6 2 22.0 23 12 12 3 14 13 1.682 9.4 1.2 5.7 5.3 0.93
17 Dale Willis 27 0 0 31.50 3 0 2.0 5 7 7 1 8 2 6.500 22.5 4.5 36.0 9.0 0.25
17 Players 23.0 54 85 .388 4.19 139 139 100 39 5 1192.0 1187 656 555 77 577 39 896 45 5 73 1.480 9.0 0.6 4.4 6.8 1.55
* - 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
Dave Duncan 57 405 31 9 3 .980 7.65 11
Ken Suarez 42 261 27 8 5 .973 6.86 5
Brian Dye 35 192 16 1 0 .995 5.94 18
John Stutz 15 63 3 0 0 1.000 4.40 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Santiago Rosario 62 495 58 5 64 .991 8.92
Ronald Debus 48 369 31 4 40 .990 8.33
John Stutz 16 121 10 1 13 .992 8.19
James Wilson 10 49 5 0 7 1.000 5.40

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony La Russa 71 202 161 21 49 .945 5.11
Weldon Bowlin 44 116 126 6 29 .976 5.50
Jim Driscoll 35 61 68 2 17 .985 3.69

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Driscoll 72 72 127 23 7 .896 2.76
Rolland Petranovich 22 21 36 7 2 .891 2.59
Syd O'Brien 21 19 32 4 6 .927 2.43

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ted Kubiak 138 226 414 28 99 .958 4.64

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wayne Norton 132 283 17 5 2 .984 2.27
Rolland Petranovich 99 134 3 10 0 .932 1.38
Legrant Scott 57 90 2 1 0 .989 1.61 Stats for 2 teams
John Stutz 57 97 5 2 0 .981 1.79
William Meyer 36 45 4 5 1 .907 1.36
Frank Cipriani 35 45 3 1 1 .980 1.37
Weldon Bowlin 16 20 1 1 0 .955 1.31
James Wilson 12 18 2 3 0 .870 1.67
Stan Wojcik 11 10 1 0 1 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Joe Bosworth 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 20, 1944
Weldon Bowlin 24 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Dec 10, 1940 Paragould, AR, US
Frank Cipriani 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 14, 1941 Buffalo, NY, US
Chuck Cole 21 R R 6' 3.0" 182 Aug 17, 1943 Marlborough, MA, US
Nicky Curtis 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 25, 1941
Robert Davis 22 R R 6' 1.0" 169 Mar 10, 1943
Ronald Debus 27 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 2, 1937
Chuck Dobson 21 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jan 10, 1944 Kansas City, MO, US
Jim Driscoll 21 L R 5' 11.0" 175 May 14, 1944 Medford, MA, US
Dave Duncan 19 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 26, 1945 Dallas, TX, US
Brian Dye 24 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 23, 1941
Bill Edgerton 23 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 16, 1941 South Bend, IN, US
Robert Flynn 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 2, 1942
Dick Joyce 21 L L 6' 5.0" 225 Nov 18, 1943 Portland, ME, US
Ted Kubiak 23 S R 6' 0.0" 175 May 12, 1942 New Brunswick, NJ, US
Tony La Russa 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 4, 1944 Tampa, FL, US
Marcel Lachemann 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 13, 1941 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bill Landis 22 L L 6' 2.0" 178 Oct 8, 1942 Hanford, CA, US
Bill Lindner 24 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 20, 1941
Bob Meyer 25 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 4, 1939 Toledo, OH, US
William Meyer 24 L L 6' 1.0" 160 Apr 21, 1941
Jack Newcomer 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jul 11, 1943
Wayne Norton 22 L R 6' 1.0" 188 Nov 13, 1942
Syd O'Brien 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 18, 1944 Compton, CA, US
Rolland Petranovich 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 12, 1942
Dan Pfister 28 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Dec 20, 1936 Plainfield, NJ, US
Jim Rittwage 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 23, 1944 Cleveland, OH, US
Santiago Rosario 25 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 25, 1939 Guayanilla, PR
Gary Sanossian 21 S R 6' 3.0" 205 May 6, 1944
Legrant Scott 26 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Aug 27, 1938
Paul Seitz 24 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 16, 1940
John Stutz 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 4, 1941
Ken Suarez 22 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Apr 12, 1943 Tampa, FL, US
Rupe Toppin 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 7, 1941 Panama, Panama, PA
Dale Willis 27 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 29, 1938 Calhoun, GA, US
James Wilson 24 L L 6' 0.0" 205 Feb 9, 1941
Stan Wojcik 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 8, 1944

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