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1981 Buffalo Bisons

1981 > Class AA > 1981 Eastern League (North)
Overall: 56-81
Scored 616 runs, Allowed 709 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 60-77

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Johnny Lipon
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1980 / 1982

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 Jeronimo Blanco 26 8 15 15 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .133 .133 .133 .267 2 0 0 0 0
2 Stan Cliburn 24 62 221 198 18 50 7 1 5 24 0 0 17 23 .253 .306 .374 .680 74 0 2 4 2
3 Stew Cliburn 24 29 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
4 Bienvenido DeLaRosa* 23 68 245 214 24 51 13 3 0 9 15 5 28 41 .238 .325 .327 .652 70 0 2 1 1
5 Jose DeLeon 20 25 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
6 Doug Frobel* 22 135 542 479 72 120 17 3 28 78 8 5 55 147 .251 .333 .474 .807 227 5 2 1 4
7 Gary Hargis 24 30 113 109 13 26 4 0 0 5 1 1 2 10 .239 .248 .275 .523 30 0 0 2 2
8 Bubba Holland 22 98 363 324 51 81 19 0 19 53 1 3 27 66 .250 .317 .485 .801 157 6 3 3 3
9 Tony Incaviglia 25 130 526 437 70 119 28 1 18 64 6 8 80 117 .272 .383 .465 .848 203 1 4 4 3
10 John Macauley# 26 116 439 371 58 76 13 5 5 31 9 5 60 59 .205 .315 .307 .622 114 0 7 1 6
11 Tony Merulla* 21 116 408 342 50 87 17 1 16 46 2 4 58 58 .254 .369 .450 .819 154 5 1 2 4
12 Bobby Miscik 23 45 174 143 13 28 4 1 3 17 3 2 26 28 .196 .318 .301 .618 43 0 4 1 0
13 Mike Quade 24 63 254 215 28 47 6 0 0 21 9 1 32 40 .219 .323 .247 .569 53 1 6 0 0
14 Carlos Rios 21 106 386 351 43 100 13 1 5 38 17 12 23 23 .285 .331 .370 .701 130 3 5 4 0
15 Robert Rock 23 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
16 Jose Rodriguez 22 67 264 235 36 65 11 8 13 34 12 8 27 68 .277 .352 .557 .910 131 1 0 1 0
17 Terrell Salazar 23 66 220 200 29 53 9 2 5 22 4 3 17 23 .265 .323 .405 .728 81 1 0 2 2
18 Eddie Vargas 22 125 499 419 65 115 23 3 25 84 7 3 71 109 .274 .380 .523 .903 219 3 2 4 4
19 William Waag 23 96 384 332 46 85 13 1 6 29 5 2 40 50 .256 .336 .355 .691 118 1 9 2 0
19 Players 22.9 137 5057 4388 616 1105 197 30 148 556 100 62 563 864 .252 .338 .412 .750 1806 27 47 32 31
* - 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 Angel Barez 20 4 8 .333 6.08 23 23 0 2 1 0 114.0 108 82 77 17 92 0 91 12 3 7 1.754 8.5 1.3 7.3 7.2 0.99
2 Douglas Britt* 23 1 5 .167 4.17 34 0 20 0 0 1 41.0 42 29 19 7 29 3 22 7 1 2 1.732 9.2 1.5 6.4 4.8 0.76
3 Jose Calderon* 25 4 5 .444 4.08 49 2 25 0 0 7 86.0 83 52 39 11 65 4 69 5 2 7 1.721 8.7 1.2 6.8 7.2 1.06
4 Crucito Carvajal 24 0 3 .000 3.79 24 0 14 0 0 1 38.0 37 24 16 1 20 2 17 1 1 1 1.500 8.8 0.2 4.7 4.0 0.85
5 Stew Cliburn 24 5 8 .385 4.34 28 9 13 2 0 3 85.0 77 45 41 10 35 7 53 4 1 2 1.318 8.2 1.1 3.7 5.6 1.51
6 Jose DeLeon 20 12 6 .667 3.11 25 25 0 2 0 0 159.0 136 72 55 14 94 0 158 3 2 7 1.447 7.7 0.8 5.3 8.9 1.68
7 Steve Farr 24 8 3 .727 3.74 29 12 8 0 0 3 106.0 102 50 44 8 48 3 82 1 0 3 1.415 8.7 0.7 4.1 7.0 1.71
8 Cecilio Guante 21 1 1 .500 0.64 10 0 10 0 0 3 14.0 8 3 1 0 9 1 17 1 0 1 1.214 5.1 0.0 5.8 10.9 1.89
9 Pete Hamner 25 2 3 .400 6.50 12 0 6 0 0 1 18.0 26 21 13 4 8 2 16 2 2 1 1.889 13.0 2.0 4.0 8.0 2.00
10 John Macauley 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.500 4.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Tony Merulla 21 0 0 54.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 6 6 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 9.000 18.0 0.0 63.0 0.0 0.00
12 Frank Riccelli* 28 0 0 9.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 3.0 2 3 3 0 8 0 2 0 0 3 3.333 6.0 0.0 24.0 6.0 0.25
13 Robert Rock 23 1 6 .143 8.50 18 2 8 0 0 1 36.0 37 44 34 5 29 4 15 0 0 6 1.833 9.2 1.2 7.2 3.8 0.52
14 Johnny Taylor* 22 1 7 .125 8.31 17 7 2 0 0 1 39.0 44 43 36 5 48 0 31 5 1 5 2.359 10.2 1.2 11.1 7.2 0.65
15 Keith Thibodeaux 23 2 2 .500 2.25 11 5 1 1 1 0 44.0 40 12 11 3 19 1 29 1 2 0 1.341 8.2 0.6 3.9 5.9 1.53
16 Lee Tunnell 20 5 5 .500 4.44 12 12 0 0 0 0 71.0 76 38 35 6 37 0 45 3 1 2 1.592 9.6 0.8 4.7 5.7 1.22
17 Rafael Vasquez 23 4 8 .333 3.98 41 15 13 1 1 4 147.0 165 79 65 15 42 6 83 3 0 0 1.408 10.1 0.9 2.6 5.1 1.98
18 Dan Warthen* 28 0 1 .000 11.45 10 0 6 0 0 0 11.0 11 16 14 0 16 0 12 2 0 3 2.455 9.0 0.0 13.1 9.8 0.75
19 Ben Wiltbank 25 4 4 .500 5.51 13 13 0 1 0 0 67.0 75 44 41 8 52 0 44 1 0 6 1.896 10.1 1.1 7.0 5.9 0.85
20 Jim Winn 21 2 5 .286 4.57 12 12 0 0 0 0 65.0 60 40 33 4 23 1 44 2 1 9 1.277 8.3 0.6 3.2 6.1 1.91
21 Jeff Zaske 20 0 1 .000 3.60 4 0 0 0 0 0 10.0 10 6 4 1 8 1 4 1 0 1 1.800 9.0 0.9 7.2 3.6 0.50
21 Players 22.8 56 81 .409 4.56 137 137 128 9 5 25 1158.1 1142 709 587 119 689 35 834 54 17 66 1.581 8.9 0.9 5.4 6.5 1.21
* - 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
Bubba Holland 82 452 66 12 12 .977 6.32 7
Stan Cliburn 41 316 23 6 3 .983 8.27 4
Tony Merulla 21 115 9 3 3 .976 5.90 7

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Vargas 75 648 42 2 59 .997 9.20
Doug Frobel 64 540 55 11 39 .982 9.30

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Waag 93 171 263 10 51 .977 4.67
John Macauley 29 64 71 12 14 .918 4.66
Gary Hargis 21 49 41 3 12 .968 4.29
Mike Quade 4 7 3 0 1 1.000 2.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Incaviglia 71 61 117 19 13 .904 2.51
Bobby Miscik 45 29 85 17 9 .870 2.53
John Macauley 22 12 34 7 4 .868 2.09
Mike Quade 1 1 3 0 1 1.000 4.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carlos Rios 94 164 236 31 47 .928 4.26
John Macauley 49 71 141 14 23 .938 4.33
Mike Quade 1 5 0 1 0 .833 5.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Frobel 67 84 2 8 1 .915 1.28
Jose Rodriguez 66 140 5 3 0 .980 2.20
Bienvenido DeLaRosa 64 91 4 5 0 .950 1.48
Tony Incaviglia 60 70 4 6 0 .925 1.23
Mike Quade 60 145 4 2 1 .987 2.48
Terrell Salazar 47 68 5 3 2 .961 1.55
Eddie Vargas 33 40 2 3 1 .933 1.27
Tony Merulla 13 13 1 1 0 .933 1.08
John Macauley 11 14 1 3 0 .833 1.36
Gary Hargis 9 12 1 1 1 .929 1.44
Jeronimo Blanco 7 10 2 0 0 1.000 1.71
Carlos Rios 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Ben Wiltbank 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Calderon 49 5 7 3 1 .800 0.24
Rafael Vasquez 41 13 22 4 1 .897 0.85
Douglas Britt 34 1 6 1 0 .875 0.21
Steve Farr 29 5 19 1 1 .960 0.83
Stew Cliburn 28 9 23 0 0 1.000 1.14
Jose DeLeon 25 9 19 3 0 .903 1.12
Crucito Carvajal 24 1 2 3 1 .500 0.13
Angel Barez 23 4 16 5 2 .800 0.87
Robert Rock 18 7 5 0 1 1.000 0.67
Johnny Taylor 17 3 9 0 1 1.000 0.71
Ben Wiltbank 13 9 5 0 2 1.000 1.08
Pete Hamner 12 2 2 3 0 .571 0.33
Lee Tunnell 12 6 15 1 0 .955 1.75
Jim Winn 12 3 10 1 1 .929 1.08
Keith Thibodeaux 11 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.36
Cecilio Guante 10 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.20
Dan Warthen 10 2 3 2 2 .714 0.50
Jeff Zaske 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Frank Riccelli 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
John Macauley 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Tony Merulla 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Angel Barez 20 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 15, 1960
Jeronimo Blanco 26 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1955
Douglas Britt 23 R L 6' 4.0" 190 Nov 2, 1957
Jose Calderon 25 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Apr 18, 1956 Bayamon, PR
Crucito Carvajal 24 R 6' 0.0" 160 1957
Stan Cliburn 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 19, 1956 Jackson, MS, US
Stew Cliburn 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 19, 1956 Jackson, MS, US
Bienvenido DeLaRosa 23 L L 5' 10.0" 160 1958
Jose DeLeon 20 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Dec 20, 1960 Rancho Viejo, La Vega, DO
Steve Farr 24 R R 5' 10.0" 198 Dec 12, 1956 Cheverly, MD, US
Doug Frobel 22 L R 6' 4.0" 196 Jun 6, 1959 Ottawa, ON, CA
Cecilio Guante 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 1, 1960 Villa Mella, Santo Domingo, DO
Pete Hamner 25 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1956
Gary Hargis 24 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 2, 1956 Minneapolis, MN, US
Bubba Holland 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 14, 1958 Florence, SC, US
Tony Incaviglia 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1956
John Macauley 26 S R 5' 11.0" 164 1955
Tony Merulla 21 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Sep 16, 1959
Bobby Miscik 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 May 16, 1958
Mike Quade 24 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Mar 12, 1957 Evanston, IL, US
Frank Riccelli 28 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 24, 1953 Syracuse, NY, US
Carlos Rios 21 R R 6' 1.0" 168 Jun 13, 1960 Santurce, PR
Robert Rock 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1958
Jose Rodriguez 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Feb 25, 1959
Terrell Salazar 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1958
Johnny Taylor 22 R L 5' 11.0" 195 Jul 19, 1958 Decherd, TN, US
Keith Thibodeaux 23 R 6' 0.0" 183 1958
Lee Tunnell 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 30, 1960 Tyler, TX, US
Eddie Vargas 22 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Feb 23, 1959 Guanica, PR
Rafael Vasquez 23 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jun 28, 1958 La Romana, La Romana, DO
William Waag 23 R R 6' 1.0" 183 1958
Dan Warthen 28 S L 6' 0.0" 200 Dec 1, 1952 Omaha, NE, US
Ben Wiltbank 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 13, 1956 Lewes, DE, US
Jim Winn 21 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Sep 23, 1959 Stockton, CA, US
Jeff Zaske 20 R R 6' 5.0" 180 Oct 6, 1960 Seattle, WA, US

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