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1970 Columbus Astros

1970 > Class AA > 1970 Southern League
Overall: 78-59
Scored 477 runs, Allowed 426 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-61

Affiliation: Houston Astros-NL
Manager: Jimmy Williams
Represented: Columbus, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1969 / 1971

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 Glenn Adams* 22 83 258 234 32 69 10 2 2 20 2 1 16 15 .295 .358 .380 .738 89 7 1 0
2 Ed Armbrister 21 127 442 428 58 102 13 8 8 46 9 5 0 57 .238 .244 .362 .606 155 5 3 6
3 Alex Barrett 23 8 25 21 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 .143 .280 .143 .423 3 1 0 0
4 Roy Bethell# 24 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
5 Don Bryant 28 17 77 71 6 16 2 0 2 9 0 0 6 14 .225 .286 .338 .624 24 0 0 0
6 Ray Busse 21 105 437 402 48 106 13 3 7 49 5 8 26 70 .264 .311 .363 .674 146 2 6 1
7 Glen Clark# 29 35 89 82 6 18 4 2 0 12 0 0 6 20 .220 .270 .317 .587 26 0 0 1
8 John Dolinsek* 22 137 554 469 61 139 20 10 8 57 6 8 64 53 .296 .384 .433 .816 203 8 4 9
9 Michael Flanagan 24 25 61 51 6 9 4 0 2 5 0 0 1 20 .176 .189 .373 .561 19 0 8 1
10 Ken Forsch 23 22 60 48 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 21 .083 .170 .083 .253 4 1 7 0
11 Cesar Geronimo* 22 74 290 264 26 71 9 4 0 21 5 4 17 46 .269 .313 .333 .646 88 2 2 5
12 David Grangaard 23 58 215 179 18 40 7 3 3 22 0 0 33 48 .223 .344 .346 .691 62 1 0 2
13 Bill Greif 20 27 68 65 2 9 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 28 .138 .152 .138 .290 9 0 2 0
14 Buddy Harris 21 25 73 64 0 3 1 0 0 4 0 0 2 34 .047 .090 .063 .152 4 1 6 0
15 Slidell Harvey# 23 74 252 223 34 63 3 3 5 31 3 0 24 44 .283 .352 .390 .742 87 1 2 2
16 John Humphrey 24 28 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 1 0
17 John Kryczkowski* 21 22 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
18 Joel McMasters 22 23 21 16 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .313 .389 .375 .764 6 1 3 0
19 Neudo Morales 22 86 345 312 29 72 6 0 0 15 4 4 25 33 .231 .295 .250 .545 78 4 3 1
20 Nick Radakovic 24 9 9 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 0 0
21 Carl Richardson 24 117 493 443 48 101 11 5 1 19 22 13 40 46 .228 .291 .282 .573 125 0 8 2
22 Jay Schlueter 20 110 420 387 33 85 14 5 10 44 6 1 26 102 .220 .273 .359 .633 139 3 3 1
23 Derrel Thomas# 19 38 168 156 24 38 5 4 4 12 4 2 7 27 .244 .287 .404 .691 63 3 1 1
24 Otis Thornton 25 96 352 322 29 88 14 4 5 27 0 0 27 60 .273 .331 .388 .720 125 1 2 0
25 Bob Watkins 22 5 14 14 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .286 .286 .286 .571 4 0 0 0
26 Dale Weatherford 21 34 90 79 8 18 2 1 3 14 0 0 9 22 .228 .311 .392 .704 31 1 0 1
27 Larry Yount 20 26 73 66 3 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 18 .106 .157 .106 .263 7 0 3 0
28 Oscar Zamora 25 43 13 11 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .091 .083 .091 .174 1 0 1 1
28 Players 22.3 137 4937 4427 477 1072 139 54 60 406 69 44 368 803 .242 .304 .339 .643 1499 41 67 34 50
* - 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 Roy Bethell 24 0 1 .000 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 2 2 1 3 1 3 0 0 0 3.500 18.0 4.5 13.5 13.5 1.00
2 Michael Flanagan 24 11 5 .688 2.53 24 24 5 1 0 160.0 131 57 45 9 48 1 99 0 0 5 1.119 7.4 0.5 2.7 5.6 2.06
3 Ken Forsch 23 13 8 .619 2.05 22 22 9 5 0 167.0 135 48 38 6 39 2 152 2 0 3 1.042 7.3 0.3 2.1 8.2 3.90
4 Bill Greif 20 10 12 .455 2.89 27 27 10 3 0 190.0 177 82 61 13 54 1 131 4 1 10 1.216 8.4 0.6 2.6 6.2 2.43
5 Buddy Harris 21 11 9 .550 2.02 25 25 13 1 0 205.0 134 59 46 12 43 2 159 1 0 14 0.863 5.9 0.5 1.9 7.0 3.70
6 John Humphrey 24 4 2 .667 3.35 28 0 0 0 10 43.0 30 16 16 2 16 1 31 1 0 2 1.070 6.3 0.4 3.3 6.5 1.94
7 John Kryczkowski* 21 4 3 .571 3.38 21 0 0 0 3 24.0 25 9 9 1 20 1 26 1 0 2 1.875 9.4 0.4 7.5 9.8 1.30
8 Michael McFarland 23 0 0 6.00 7 0 0 0 0 12.0 12 9 8 0 12 1 9 1 0 3 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 6.8 0.75
9 Joel McMasters 22 2 4 .333 3.84 23 5 1 0 1 68.0 76 36 29 1 27 1 38 1 0 2 1.515 10.1 0.1 3.6 5.0 1.41
10 Nick Radakovic 24 1 2 .333 2.53 9 3 0 0 1 32.0 27 9 9 0 18 1 22 0 0 3 1.406 7.6 0.0 5.1 6.2 1.22
11 Bob Watkins 22 2 1 .667 1.95 5 5 2 0 0 37.0 24 15 8 1 23 0 29 0 0 6 1.270 5.8 0.2 5.6 7.1 1.26
12 Larry Yount 20 12 8 .600 2.84 26 26 11 3 0 184.0 148 66 58 7 58 1 149 8 0 16 1.120 7.2 0.3 2.8 7.3 2.57
13 Oscar Zamora 25 8 4 .667 1.54 43 0 0 0 11 70.0 52 18 12 3 12 1 44 0 0 0 0.914 6.7 0.4 1.5 5.7 3.67
13 Players 22.3 78 59 .569 2.57 137 137 86 51 18 26 1192.0 975 426 341 56 373 14 892 19 1 66 1.131 7.4 0.4 2.8 6.7 2.39
* - 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
Otis Thornton 94 656 63 13 7 .982 7.65 13
Dale Weatherford 22 134 8 2 0 .986 6.45 0
Don Bryant 17 135 7 1 0 .993 8.35 0
Glen Clark 6 21 2 0 0 1.000 3.83 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Dolinsek 137 1221 80 9 78 .993 9.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carl Richardson 112 189 307 17 41 .967 4.43
Neudo Morales 25 49 67 7 10 .943 4.64
Derrel Thomas 2 3 3 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Grangaard 56 43 90 14 6 .905 2.38
Neudo Morales 35 32 61 6 4 .939 2.66
Ray Busse 26 28 54 2 2 .976 3.15
Ed Armbrister 17 12 27 8 1 .830 2.29
Alex Barrett 5 6 7 0 0 1.000 2.60
Glen Clark 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Busse 79 124 253 21 33 .947 4.77
Derrel Thomas 35 57 92 14 14 .914 4.26
Neudo Morales 20 31 42 6 9 .924 3.65
Alex Barrett 3 3 7 0 0 1.000 3.33
David Grangaard 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jay Schlueter 109 264 9 2 3 .993 2.50
Ed Armbrister 107 201 13 9 4 .960 2.00
Cesar Geronimo 73 113 8 2 3 .984 1.66
Slidell Harvey 60 97 1 4 0 .961 1.63
Glenn Adams 57 74 6 5 1 .941 1.40
Glen Clark 14 19 3 0 1 1.000 1.57
Carl Richardson 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Oscar Zamora 43 4 5 2 0 .818 0.21
John Humphrey 28 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.25
Bill Greif 27 5 25 4 0 .882 1.11
Larry Yount 26 8 21 2 0 .935 1.12
Buddy Harris 25 12 17 0 0 1.000 1.16
Michael Flanagan 24 7 24 2 2 .939 1.29
Joel McMasters 23 7 13 1 1 .952 0.87
Ken Forsch 22 9 21 2 3 .938 1.36
John Kryczkowski 21 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.24
Nick Radakovic 9 3 6 0 0 1.000 1.00
Michael McFarland 7 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.14
Bob Watkins 5 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.80
Roy Bethell 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Glenn Adams 22 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 4, 1947 Northbridge, MA, US
Ed Armbrister 21 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jul 4, 1948 Nassau, BS
Alex Barrett 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 22, 1947
Roy Bethell 24 S R 6' 2.0" 185 May 22, 1946 Nassau, BS
Don Bryant 28 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Jul 13, 1941 Jasper, FL, US
Ray Busse 21 R R 6' 4.0" 175 Sep 25, 1948 Daytona Beach, FL, US
Glen Clark 29 S R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 7, 1941 Austin, TX, US
John Dolinsek 22 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 3, 1948 Santa Rosa, CA, US
Michael Flanagan 24 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Jun 14, 1946 Detroit, MI, US
Ken Forsch 23 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Sep 8, 1946 Sacramento, CA, US
Cesar Geronimo 22 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 11, 1948 El Seibo, El Seibo, DO
David Grangaard 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 27, 1947 Willman, MN, US
Bill Greif 20 R R 6' 4.0" 196 Apr 25, 1950 Fort Stockton, TX, US
Buddy Harris 21 R R 6' 7.0" 245 Dec 5, 1948 Philadelphia, PA, US
Slidell Harvey 23 S L 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 6, 1947 Patterson, LA, US
John Humphrey 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 24, 1945 Portland, OR, US
John Kryczkowski 21 L L 5' 11.0" 177 May 20, 1949 Hamtramck, MI, US
Michael McFarland 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 1, 1946 Ironton, MO, US
Joel McMasters 22 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Feb 17, 1948
Neudo Morales 22 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Oct 1, 1947 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Nick Radakovic 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 14, 1946
Carl Richardson 24 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Jun 2, 1946 Cincinnati, OH, US
Jay Schlueter 20 R R 6' 0.0" 182 Jul 31, 1949 Phoenix, AZ, US
Derrel Thomas 19 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Jan 14, 1951 Los Angeles, CA, US
Otis Thornton 25 R R 6' 1.0" 186 Jun 30, 1945 Docena, AL, US
Bob Watkins 22 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Mar 12, 1948 San Francisco, CA, US
Dale Weatherford 21 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Nov 3, 1948 Kansas City, MO, US
Larry Yount 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 15, 1950 Houston, TX, US
Oscar Zamora 25 R R 5' 10.0" 178 Sep 23, 1944 Camaguey, Camaguey, CU

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