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1961 Richmond Virginians

1961 > Class AAA > 1961 International League
Overall: 71-83
Scored 575 runs, Allowed 667 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 67-87

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Cal Ermer
Represented: Richmond, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

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 Tony Asaro 25 105 376 355 41 84 14 1 1 27 0 21 43 .237 .279 .290 .569 103 Stats for 2 teams
2 Ray Bellino 28 14 44 37 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 7 3 .135 .273 .135 .408 5
3 William Bethel 31 22 46 44 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 33 .045 .087 .068 .155 3
4 Gary Blaylock 29 57 32 30 4 6 1 1 1 2 1 2 17 .200 .250 .400 .650 12
5 Charles Boone 22 4 8 2 .250
6 Jim Bronstad 25 29 41 40 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 17 .025 .049 .025 .074 1
7 Chuck Buheller 27 3 4 1 .250
8 Frank Carpin* 22 26 46 45 1 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 22 .089 .109 .133 .242 6
9 William Carr 24 107 333 312 32 80 7 3 5 34 0 21 90 .256 .303 .346 .649 108
10 Art Ceccarelli 31 28 46 45 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 22 .044 .065 .044 .110 2
11 Paul Erickson 22 8 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
12 Jake Gibbs* 22 106 436 408 48 110 11 6 6 28 7 28 76 .270 .317 .370 .687 151
13 Jesse Gonder* 25 77 288 266 29 60 8 1 9 34 0 22 43 .226 .285 .365 .649 97
14 Pedro Gonzalez 23 100 344 331 35 88 14 4 3 38 17 13 60 .266 .294 .360 .653 119
15 George Haney# 21 39 68 66 5 14 0 1 0 1 0 2 24 .212 .235 .242 .478 16
16 John Jaciuk* 30 141 494 441 42 123 14 3 5 50 0 53 39 .279 .356 .358 .715 158
17 Fred Kipp* 29 52 61 57 5 13 2 0 0 4 0 4 10 .228 .279 .263 .542 15
18 Frank Leja* 25 142 550 470 68 122 22 2 30 98 0 80 129 .260 .367 .506 .874 238 Stats for 2 teams
19 Phil Linz 22 14 48 46 10 11 2 0 2 5 2 2 7 .239 .271 .413 .684 19
20 Don Lock 24 142 488 433 76 102 13 1 29 77 4 55 135 .236 .322 .471 .793 204
21 Duke Maas 32 9 7 3 .429
22 Sammy Miley* 30 79 258 239 27 77 9 1 0 23 0 19 15 .322 .372 .368 .740 88
23 Jim Pisoni 31 143 498 467 58 108 24 6 14 55 2 31 118 .231 .279 .398 .677 186
24 Jack Reed 28 62 221 212 27 54 6 2 3 13 5 9 29 .255 .285 .344 .629 73
25 Hal Reniff 22 23 9 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .000 .111 .000 .111 0
26 George Risley 29 113 340 319 35 99 16 2 6 40 1 21 30 .310 .353 .429 .782 137
27 Raul Sanchez 30 45 24 23 0 4 1 0 0 3 0 1 2 .174 .208 .217 .426 5 Stats for 2 teams
28 Billy Shantz 33 85 225 204 16 49 8 2 2 27 1 21 23 .240 .311 .328 .640 67
29 Ray Shearer 31 63 200 178 18 40 5 3 3 17 0 22 27 .225 .310 .337 .647 60
30 Bill Short* 23 13 14 10 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 .100 .357 .100 .457 1
31 Hal Stowe* 23 5 8 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
32 Tom Tresh# 22 141 574 521 70 164 23 6 8 42 13 53 81 .315 .378 .428 .806 223
33 Robert Walz* 30 17 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .167 .167 .167 .333 1
34 Ted Wieand 28 30 17 17 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 .176 .176 .176 .353 3
35 Dick Windle 27 27 66 60 6 12 4 0 1 6 0 6 14 .200 .273 .317 .589 19
35 Players 26.4 156 5618 5070 575 1277 179 43 98 527 52 433 1000 .252 .309 .362 .671 1836 85 30
* - 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 William Bethel 31 9 8 .529 2.82 22 20 134.0 122 49 42 8 29 1.127 8.2 0.5 1.9
2 Gary Blaylock 29 8 7 .533 3.18 55 7 130.0 104 51 46 11 47 1.162 7.2 0.8 3.3
3 Jim Bronstad 25 6 12 .333 4.98 29 19 123.0 132 78 68 16 49 1.472 9.7 1.2 3.6
4 Frank Carpin* 22 7 9 .438 3.52 24 20 143.0 130 68 56 10 49 1.252 8.2 0.6 3.1
5 Art Ceccarelli* 31 9 6 .600 3.32 28 19 149.0 149 66 55 11 47 1.315 9.0 0.7 2.8
6 Edward Dick* 24 0 0 3.60 5 0 5.0 3 2 2 0 4 1.400 5.4 0.0 7.2
7 Paul Erickson 22 2 1 .667 6.92 8 0 13.0 17 10 10 1 6 1.769 11.8 0.7 4.2
8 George Haney 21 8 8 .500 3.54 30 27 183.0 175 88 72 14 61 1.290 8.6 0.7 3.0
9 Fred Kipp* 29 8 16 .333 4.31 50 17 167.0 170 97 80 15 52 1.329 9.2 0.8 2.8
10 Duke Maas 32 0 4 .000 7.67 9 5 27.0 36 27 23 6 3 1.444 12.0 2.0 1.0
11 Hal Reniff 22 4 2 .667 4.25 23 1 36.0 37 21 17 3 21 1.611 9.2 0.8 5.2
12 Raul Sanchez 30 7 4 .636 4.21 45 4 94.0 102 49 44 11 38 1.489 9.8 1.1 3.6 Stats for 2 teams
13 Bill Short* 23 1 1 .500 3.21 13 8 42.0 37 15 15 5 16 1.262 7.9 1.1 3.4
14 Hal Stowe* 23 1 2 .333 4.85 5 4 26.0 32 15 14 6 6 1.462 11.1 2.1 2.1
15 Robert Walz 30 0 0 5.81 17 0 31.0 33 24 20 3 22 1.774 9.6 0.9 6.4
16 Ted Wieand 28 3 6 .333 3.12 30 5 72.0 62 27 25 9 30 1.278 7.8 1.1 3.8
16 Players 26.9 71 83 .461 156 156 667 4
* - 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
Billy Shantz 82 335 35 3 12 .992 4.51 2
Jesse Gonder 76 388 33 6 11 .986 5.54 12
Dick Windle 24 96 14 3 1 .973 4.58 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Leja 140 1306 103 16 139 .989 10.06 Stats for 2 teams
John Jaciuk 135 1160 99 7 107 .994 9.33
Ray Shearer 13 104 3 1 14 .991 8.23

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pedro Gonzalez 93 199 297 10 67 .980 5.33
Tony Asaro 75 184 222 11 65 .974 5.41 Stats for 2 teams
Jake Gibbs 52 117 141 8 32 .970 4.96

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Risley 77 54 156 12 9 .946 2.73
Jake Gibbs 53 46 87 7 8 .950 2.51
Tony Asaro 17 7 42 2 8 .961 2.88 Stats for 2 teams
Phil Linz 11 7 25 3 6 .914 2.91

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Tresh 141 237 448 46 102 .937 4.86
Ray Bellino 14 28 42 5 10 .933 5.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Lock 136 224 7 12 3 .951 1.70
Jim Pisoni 133 221 7 5 2 .979 1.71
William Carr 89 128 5 3 1 .978 1.49
Sammy Miley 63 96 3 2 0 .980 1.57
Jack Reed 61 118 2 4 1 .968 1.97
Ray Shearer 36 51 2 1 0 .981 1.47

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tony Asaro 25 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Jan 16, 1936 San Diego, CA, US
Ray Bellino 28 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 3, 1932 Jersey City, NJ, US
William Bethel 31 R R 6' 3.0" 187 Apr 29, 1930 Corpus Christi, TX, US
Gary Blaylock 29 R R 6' 0.0" 196 Oct 11, 1931 Clarkton, MO, US
Charles Boone 22 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 10, 1938 Covington, VA, US
Jim Bronstad 25 R R 6' 3.0" 196 Jun 22, 1936 Fort Worth, TX, US
Chuck Buheller 27 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 20, 1934 Richmond, VA, US
Frank Carpin 22 L L 5' 10.0" 172 Sep 14, 1938 Brooklyn, NY, US
William Carr 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1937
Art Ceccarelli 31 R L 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 2, 1930 New Haven, CT, US
Edward Dick 24 S L 6' 2.0" 188 Nov 20, 1936 Chicago, IL, US
Paul Erickson 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 14, 1938 Denver, CO, US
Jake Gibbs 22 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 7, 1938 Grenada, MS, US
Jesse Gonder 25 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Jan 20, 1936 Monticello, AR, US
Pedro Gonzalez 23 R R 6' 0.0" 176 Dec 12, 1937 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
George Haney 21 S R 6' 3.0" 185 Sep 10, 1939 Charlottesville, VA, US
John Jaciuk 30 L L 6' 3.0" 185 May 24, 1931 Wyandotte, MI, US
Fred Kipp 29 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Oct 1, 1931 Piqua, KS, US
Frank Leja 25 L L 6' 4.0" 205 Feb 7, 1936 Holyoke, MA, US
Phil Linz 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 4, 1939 Baltimore, MD, US
Don Lock 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 27, 1936 Wichita, KS, US
Duke Maas 32 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 31, 1929 Utica, MI, US
Sammy Miley 30 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Mar 8, 1931 Newton, MS, US
Jim Pisoni 31 R R 5' 10.0" 169 Aug 14, 1929 St. Louis, MO, US
Jack Reed 28 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 2, 1933 Silver City, MS, US
Hal Reniff 22 R R 6' 0.0" 215 Jul 2, 1938 Warren, OH, US
George Risley 29 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 28, 1932 Fairfield, CT, US
Raul Sanchez 30 R R 6' 0.0" 150 Dec 12, 1930 Marianao, La Habana, CU
Billy Shantz 33 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Jul 31, 1927 Pottstown, PA, US
Ray Shearer 31 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Sep 19, 1929 Jacobus, PA, US
Bill Short 23 L L 5' 9.0" 170 Nov 27, 1937 Kingston, NY, US
Hal Stowe 23 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 29, 1937 Gastonia, NC, US
Tom Tresh 22 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 20, 1938 Detroit, MI, US
Robert Walz 30 L R 6' 1.0" 190 May 24, 1931 Jackson, MI, US
Ted Wieand 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 4, 1933 Walnutport, PA, US
Dick Windle 27 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 11, 1934 Kansas City, MO, US

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