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1975 Waterloo Royals

1975 > Class A > 1975 Midwest League (North)
Overall: 93-35
Scored 681 runs, Allowed 437 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 89-39

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: John Sullivan
Represented: Waterloo, IA
Ballpark: Riverfront Stadium (Waterloo, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1974 / 1976

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 German Barranca* 18 65 231 190 26 43 5 3 0 22 6 2 33 23 .226 .351 .284 .635 54 5 4 3 1 2
2 John Bass* 21 10 16 16 2 4 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 9 .250 .250 .563 .813 9 0 0 0 0
3 Charlie Beamon* 21 109 425 370 57 113 16 4 1 63 14 5 44 45 .305 .385 .378 .763 140 2 5 4 2 10
4 Roy Branch 21 10 28 26 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .115 .148 .115 .264 3 0 1 0
5 Willie Clark 23 23 57 48 3 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 4 29 .042 .132 .104 .236 5 1 4 0
6 Tommy Curran 22 93 319 275 44 71 10 2 11 56 4 2 34 46 .258 .340 .429 .769 118 3 2 4 4 3
7 Karel deLeeuw 21 74 213 171 33 48 4 2 11 42 1 2 33 48 .281 .413 .520 .934 89 4 7 0 2 1
8 Bobby Edmondson 18 89 337 300 16 51 11 0 9 44 1 1 32 67 .170 .248 .297 .544 89 11 0 2 3 1
9 Bob Falcon* 23 32 1 0 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
10 Craig Flanders* 23 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Joe Gates* 20 123 550 411 115 111 15 4 3 44 55 14 122 101 .270 .443 .348 .791 143 2 6 10 1 2
12 Luis Gonzalez 21 65 215 195 20 42 4 1 0 18 0 4 14 25 .215 .269 .246 .515 48 3 1 3 2 0
13 John Hart 22 14 18 15 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .133 .188 .133 .321 2 0 2 0
14 Dale Hrovat 22 25 8 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .143 .286 .429 2 0 1 0 0
15 Steven Lacy* 21 46 166 138 27 24 5 1 2 16 1 1 24 22 .174 .294 .268 .563 37 4 0 3 1 3
16 Kevin Lahey 19 3 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
17 Mike Larkin* 23 17 17 16 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .125 .176 .125 .301 2 0 0 0
18 Thomas Laseter 20 32 42 34 16 4 0 0 0 0 4 3 6 9 .118 .250 .118 .368 4 1 0 2 0 0
19 Lynn McKinney# 24 11 32 25 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 9 .160 .222 .160 .382 4 0 5 0
20 Manuel Moreta 18 39 45 40 13 10 0 0 0 2 1 1 3 8 .250 .302 .250 .552 10 0 0 2 0 1
21 Lew Olsen 20 9 27 25 2 6 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 10 .240 .269 .360 .629 9 0 1 0
22 Darrell Parker 19 108 459 411 66 125 21 3 8 59 13 6 36 69 .304 .363 .428 .791 176 3 4 4 4 0
23 Jerry Peterson 19 34 9 7 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .286 .375 .286 .661 2 0 1 0
24 Dan Quisenberry 22 20 11 9 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 .222 .364 .222 .586 2 0 0 0
25 Edward Sempsrott* 19 23 43 38 1 9 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 16 .237 .256 .237 .493 9 0 4 0
26 Luis Silverio 18 12 28 26 2 3 1 1 0 3 0 0 2 14 .115 .179 .231 .409 6 1 0 0 0 0
27 Richard Smotherman# 21 82 283 253 52 73 15 2 6 51 5 1 24 68 .289 .343 .435 .778 110 3 0 0 6 1
28 Mark Souza* 21 33 10 9 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .222 .300 .333 .633 3 0 0 0
29 Roy Tanner# 24 55 155 139 16 35 2 0 0 13 0 1 8 19 .252 .314 .266 .580 37 2 5 2 1 0
30 Hal Thomasson 21 86 343 283 39 66 10 0 5 42 5 4 51 71 .233 .349 .322 .671 91 3 1 5 3 4
31 Gary Williams* 20 21 51 48 6 9 3 0 0 5 0 0 2 6 .188 .216 .250 .466 12 0 0 1
32 Mike Williams# 20 27 50 34 6 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 10 14 .118 .318 .147 .465 5 0 6 0
33 Willie Wilson# 19 127 532 486 92 132 18 4 8 73 76 12 26 99 .272 .323 .374 .698 182 13 13 3 4 2
33 Players 20.3 130 4731 4053 681 1003 145 27 67 571 188 59 521 860 .247 .338 .346 .684 1403 49 73 35 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 John Bass 21 4 2 .667 2.93 10 8 2 0 0 46.0 39 20 15 1 21 0 23 1 1 4 1.304 7.6 0.2 4.1 4.5 1.10
2 Roy Branch 21 6 1 .857 1.93 10 10 4 0 0 70.0 56 24 15 3 33 0 51 3 0 1 1.271 7.2 0.4 4.2 6.6 1.55
3 Willie Clark 23 10 6 .625 2.59 23 23 7 0 0 146.0 120 61 42 6 68 1 78 3 1 11 1.288 7.4 0.4 4.2 4.8 1.15
4 Bob Falcon* 23 0 0 7.50 3 0 0 0 0 6.0 7 5 5 1 9 1 6 0 0 1 2.667 10.5 1.5 13.5 9.0 0.67
5 Craig Flanders* 23 1 0 1.000 0.64 11 0 0 0 0 14.0 11 6 1 0 7 1 9 1 0 0 1.286 7.1 0.0 4.5 5.8 1.29
6 John Hart 22 3 4 .429 3.00 14 6 2 1 1 48.0 38 20 16 5 24 1 28 0 1 3 1.292 7.1 0.9 4.5 5.2 1.17
7 Dale Hrovat 22 6 0 1.000 0.51 25 0 0 0 9 35.0 20 7 2 2 13 3 30 2 0 2 0.943 5.1 0.5 3.3 7.7 2.31
8 Kevin Lahey 19 2 1 .667 2.50 3 3 0 0 0 18.0 14 9 5 2 5 1 13 0 0 0 1.056 7.0 1.0 2.5 6.5 2.60
9 Mike Larkin 23 6 0 1.000 2.09 17 3 1 0 3 43.0 34 14 10 3 8 0 31 1 0 4 0.977 7.1 0.6 1.7 6.5 3.88
10 Lynn McKinney 24 8 2 .800 2.04 11 11 7 3 0 84.0 61 22 19 0 22 0 65 1 0 1 0.988 6.5 0.0 2.4 7.0 2.95
11 Lew Olsen 20 5 1 .833 3.32 9 9 3 1 0 65.0 66 28 24 5 14 0 43 1 1 4 1.231 9.1 0.7 1.9 6.0 3.07
12 Jerry Peterson 19 5 2 .714 3.71 34 2 0 0 6 51.0 47 24 21 4 25 2 59 1 1 2 1.412 8.3 0.7 4.4 10.4 2.36
13 Dan Quisenberry 22 3 2 .600 2.45 20 1 1 0 4 44.0 40 16 12 4 6 1 31 2 0 0 1.045 8.2 0.8 1.2 6.3 5.17
14 Edward Sempsrott* 19 8 5 .615 1.95 23 15 4 3 1 111.0 89 32 24 0 25 2 70 3 1 5 1.027 7.2 0.0 2.0 5.7 2.80
15 Mark Souza* 21 3 1 .750 4.66 32 1 1 0 5 58.0 61 35 30 7 25 5 64 1 6 2 1.483 9.5 1.1 3.9 9.9 2.56
16 Gary Williams* 20 12 2 .857 2.17 19 17 4 1 0 116.0 75 40 28 2 47 0 112 2 2 9 1.052 5.8 0.2 3.6 8.7 2.38
17 Mike Williams* 20 11 6 .647 3.18 21 21 5 1 0 130.0 132 74 46 7 53 2 84 2 0 11 1.423 9.1 0.5 3.7 5.8 1.58
17 Players 21.1 93 35 .727 2.61 130 130 89 41 12 29 1085.0 910 437 315 52 405 20 797 24 14 60 1.212 7.5 0.4 3.4 6.6 1.97
* - 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
Bobby Edmondson 88 568 59 7 10 .989 7.13 26
Roy Tanner 25 129 10 5 0 .965 5.56 7
Richard Smotherman 21 136 1 6 0 .958 6.52 8

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charlie Beamon 86 775 60 12 48 .986 9.71
Richard Smotherman 48 423 24 9 28 .980 9.31
Karel deLeeuw 3 19 3 0 0 1.000 7.33

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Gates 122 227 332 17 53 .970 4.58
Roy Tanner 5 9 13 1 1 .957 4.40
Luis Gonzalez 4 7 4 0 0 1.000 2.75

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hal Thomasson 86 62 182 18 14 .931 2.84
Luis Gonzalez 42 31 69 13 7 .885 2.38
Roy Tanner 2 0 2 1 0 .667 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
German Barranca 64 74 197 27 28 .909 4.23
Steven Lacy 45 71 158 25 17 .902 5.09
Manuel Moreta 16 17 31 3 5 .941 3.00
Luis Gonzalez 12 14 25 8 3 .830 3.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Willie Wilson 126 249 17 17 5 .940 2.11
Darrell Parker 106 119 5 9 0 .932 1.17
Tommy Curran 77 131 4 3 2 .978 1.75
Karel deLeeuw 46 54 4 5 1 .921 1.26
Charlie Beamon 24 33 5 0 2 1.000 1.58
Luis Silverio 11 15 0 0 0 1.000 1.36
Thomas Laseter 10 7 1 0 0 1.000 0.80
Roy Tanner 8 3 2 1 0 .833 0.63
Richard Smotherman 4 2 0 1 0 .667 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Peterson 34 4 5 0 0 1.000 0.26
Mark Souza 32 3 6 3 1 .750 0.28
Dale Hrovat 25 1 4 2 0 .714 0.20
Willie Clark 23 10 40 1 0 .980 2.17
Edward Sempsrott 23 6 28 1 2 .971 1.48
Mike Williams 21 9 30 2 0 .951 1.86
Dan Quisenberry 20 4 7 0 0 1.000 0.55
Gary Williams 19 4 23 2 3 .931 1.42
Mike Larkin 17 4 14 1 2 .947 1.06
John Hart 14 1 10 0 1 1.000 0.79
Craig Flanders 11 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.27
Lynn McKinney 11 12 18 4 1 .882 2.73
John Bass 10 7 4 0 0 1.000 1.10
Roy Branch 10 9 18 1 1 .964 2.70
Lew Olsen 9 4 9 2 0 .867 1.44
Bob Falcon 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Kevin Lahey 3 1 3 0 0 1.000 1.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
German Barranca 18 L R 6' 0.0" 160 Oct 19, 1956 Veracruz, Veracruz, MX
John Bass 21 L R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 26, 1953
Charlie Beamon 21 L L 6' 1.0" 183 Dec 4, 1953 Oakland, CA, US
Roy Branch 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 12, 1953 St. Louis, MO, US
Willie Clark 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 5, 1951 Shelby, MS, US
Tommy Curran 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 2, 1952
Karel deLeeuw 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Nov 24, 1953 Chicago, IL, US
Bobby Edmondson 18 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 14, 1956
Bob Falcon 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 27, 1951 Corpus Christi, TX, US
Craig Flanders 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 1952
Joe Gates 20 L R 5' 7.0" 175 Oct 3, 1954 Gary, IN, US
Luis Gonzalez 21 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Nov 2, 1953
John Hart 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1953
Dale Hrovat 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 28, 1952
Steven Lacy 21 L R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 10, 1953
Kevin Lahey 19 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 2, 1956
Mike Larkin 23 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 19, 1951 Pasadena, CA, US
Thomas Laseter 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 30, 1954
Lynn McKinney 24 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 3, 1950 Pasadena, CA, US
Manuel Moreta 18 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 14, 1956
Lew Olsen 20 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Feb 15, 1955 Walnut Creek, CA, US
Darrell Parker 19 R R 6' 2.0" 188 Nov 3, 1955 San Francisco, CA, US
Jerry Peterson 19 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Mar 28, 1956
Dan Quisenberry 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Feb 7, 1953 Santa Monica, CA, US
Edward Sempsrott 19 L L 6' 1.0" 165 May 24, 1956
Luis Silverio 18 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Oct 23, 1956 Villa Gonzalez, Santiago, DO
Richard Smotherman 21 S R 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 2, 1953 Memphis, TN, US
Mark Souza 21 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 1, 1954 Redwood City, CA, US
Roy Tanner 24 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 27, 1950 Palatka, FL, US
Hal Thomasson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Nov 13, 1953 DeWitt, AR, US
Gary Williams 20 L L 6' 2.0" 178 Jun 15, 1955 St. Louis, MO, US
Mike Williams 20 S L 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 8, 1954
Willie Wilson 19 S R 6' 3.0" 190 Jul 9, 1955 Montgomery, AL, US

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