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1961 Little Rock Travelers

1961 > Class AA > 1961 Southern Association
Overall: 80-73
Scored 711 runs, Allowed 715 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-77

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: Fred Hatfield
Represented: Little Rock, AR
Ballpark: Ray Winder Field (Little Rock, AR)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Bo Belinsky*243264565910050318.
2Don Bradey26347060101452020717.233.324.383.707231200
3Jim Carver20101715100000027.
4Chuck Daniel273771675800030328.
5Bill Davidson234319514232283031714814.197.405.282.687403020Stats for 2 teams
6Jim Fridley3663247234327316243401035.312.339.449.7871050212Stats for 2 teams
7Melvin Geho26149524455519823344285671.215.305.305.6111394638
8Pat Gillick*233361552600020231.
9Lavern Grace*28561831582254808312214.342.417.544.961860313
10Fred Hatfield*36115345292439219265674024.315.404.455.8601337157
11Charles Johnson24124337290427910333513433.272.345.359.7041042471
12David Justus243111.000
13Roger Kudron#22241712220000045.167.375.167.54220100
14Jim Lehew23683332371001015.
15Roger McCardell287626924314556022602338.
16Tex Nelson*2428997913218041401821.266.404.519.923411013
17Dave Nicholson21121493419611041772073862149.248.344.465.8101953275
18John Papa20661.167
19Charles Ready302766593600040321.
20William Reynolds*2980261205364380103175440.210.372.395.767810022
21Edward Richardson*28118383312477613595346245.244.367.404.7711261444
22Cal Ripken25329381615211801015.
23Don Saner*271195054047714127355268446.349.456.468.92418901257
24Bob Saverine#20150657561109158267145418995.282.379.358.7372011333
25Chuck Staniland2512045040456109200166923683.270.326.438.7641771270Stats for 2 teams
26George Stepanovich2435646051510115008.250.258.317.575191210
27Bob Thorpe341365495026914836077713961.295.342.408.7502050269
28Arne Thorsland20740000.000.0000
29Robert Walz*30201414100000007.
30Pete Ward*236022617436442121454519.253.413.310.723543312
30 Players26.7153577449737111296231379563784685898.261.347.379.7261886126605657
* - 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
1Bo Belinsky*24910.4743.72312351174.01601077210114918290161.5758.
2Don Bradey26127.6323.513320101182.0175837198771197071.4408.
3Chuck Daniel271213.4803.803225111192.020196819586952061.3499.
4Pat Gillick*23107.5884.38332040152.013983741210251131171.5868.
5Fred Hatfield360020
6David Justus24006.0013.020
7Roger Kudron2232.6004.972431058.06237323465372051.8629.
8Jim Lehew23107.5882.5868100136.011244394584972051.2507.
9John Papa2003.0009.72616.2180
10Charles Ready30910.4744.73272471173.01921079115798971031.56610.
11George Stepanovich*241110.5243.92352482165.117595726102138450151.6759.
12Arne Thorsland2002.0004.58619.2100
13Robert Walz3042.6675.522020045.25732281272251041.83911.
13 Players25.18073.5234.021531531054871322.013267155917969860884332751.5319.
* - 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


Roger McCardell7441632611.9876.059
Chuck Staniland683262215.9975.126Stats for 2 teams
Lavern Grace442122323.9925.348
Cal Ripken2312012011.0005.746


Don Saner108762761275.9867.76
Chuck Staniland4529638723.9797.42Stats for 2 teams
Tex Nelson2516414322.9837.12


Bob Saverine1473914092889.9665.44
Edward Richardson122930310.9524.92


Edward Richardson93751321716.9242.23
Fred Hatfield7143115915.9462.23
Charles Johnson15101741.8711.80
Pete Ward106941.7891.50


Melvin Geho1452623484478.9334.21
Bill Davidson40661051032.9454.28Stats for 2 teams
Fred Hatfield212431910.8592.62


Bob Thorpe130215633.9871.70
Dave Nicholson1202439190.9302.10
Charles Johnson95131861.9591.46
William Reynolds69101731.9731.57
Jim Fridley6184440.9571.44Stats for 2 teams
Pete Ward4489610.9902.16
Don Saner2328110.9671.26


Jim Lehew681728011.0000.66
George Stepanovich3593145.9091.14
Don Bradey33182812.9791.39
Pat Gillick3342623.9380.91
Chuck Daniel32232331.9391.44
Bo Belinsky31112854.8861.26
Charles Ready27142320.9491.37
Roger Kudron2421111.9290.54
Robert Walz20113011.0000.70

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Bo Belinsky24LL6' 2.0"191Dec 7, 1936New York, NY, US
Don Bradey26RR5' 9.0"180Oct 4, 1934Charlotte, NC, US
Jim Carver20RR6' 0.0"200Aug 15, 1940Waynesville, NC, US
Chuck Daniel27RR6' 2.0"195Sep 17, 1933Bluffton, AR, US
Bill Davidson23RR6' 1.0"170Aug 4, 1937Camden, NJ, US
Jim Fridley36RR6' 2.0"205Sep 6, 1924Phillippi, WV, US
Melvin Geho26RR6' 1.0"1851935
Pat Gillick23LL6' 1.0"185Aug 22, 1937Chico, CA, US
Lavern Grace28LR5' 11.0"174Sep 12, 1932Gorham, IL, US
Fred Hatfield36LR6' 1.0"171Mar 18, 1925Lanett, AL, US
Charles Johnson24RR6' 0.0"1851937
David Justus24RR5' 10.0"1701937
Roger Kudron22SR6' 4.0"190Sep 14, 1938Detroit, MI, US
Jim Lehew23RR6' 0.0"185Aug 19, 1937Baltimore, MD, US
Roger McCardell28RR6' 0.0"200Aug 29, 1932Gorsuch Mills, MD, US
Tex Nelson24LL6' 3.0"205Aug 7, 1936Dallas, TX, US
Dave Nicholson21RR6' 2.0"215Aug 29, 1939St. Louis, MO, US
John Papa20RR5' 11.0"190Dec 5, 1940Bridgeport, CT, US
Charles Ready30RR6' 0.0"1751931
William Reynolds29LL5' 9.0"1801932
Edward Richardson28LR5' 9.0"1651933
Cal Ripken25RR5' 11.0"175Dec 17, 1935Aberdeen, MD, US
Don Saner27LL6' 0.0"190Sep 27, 1933
Bob Saverine20SR5' 10.0"160Jun 2, 1941Norwalk, CT, US
Chuck Staniland25RR6' 5.0"210Jul 29, 1935Providence, RI, US
George Stepanovich24RL6' 4.0"223Jun 28, 1937East Chicago, IN, US
Bob Thorpe34RR6' 1.0"190Nov 19, 1926Caryville, FL, US
Arne Thorsland20RR6' 4.0"2201941
Robert Walz30LR6' 1.0"190May 24, 1931Jackson, MI, US
Pete Ward23LR6' 1.0"185Jul 26, 1937Montreal, QC, CA

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