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1966 Batavia Trojans

1966 > Class A > 1966 New York-Pennsylvania League
Overall: 58-63
Scored 607 runs, Allowed 628 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-62

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Max Lanier
Represented: Batavia, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1965 / 1967

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 William Allen 22 36 110 97 5 14 3 0 1 8 2 0 12 32 .144 .245 .206 .452 20 1 0 0
2 George Balak 23 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
3 Jerry Bark 21 35 19 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 .071 .316 .071 .387 1 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
4 William Blucher 19 32 110 97 14 24 5 0 0 10 2 2 11 17 .247 .318 .299 .617 29 0 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
5 Rudolph Burson 21 12 9 9 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .222 .222 .222 .444 2 0 0 0
6 Kyle Carlin 19 3 5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 0 0 0
7 Anthony Ciarpelli* 20 26 31 28 4 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 11 .179 .233 .214 .448 6 1 1 0
8 Larry Connell 20 5 7 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 0 2 0
9 Tyrone Crawford 20 17 50 46 8 12 4 0 0 4 0 0 4 7 .261 .320 .348 .668 16 0 0 0
10 Jim Dugan 20 20 65 57 10 18 2 1 2 11 0 0 8 11 .316 .400 .491 .891 28 0 0 0
11 Paul Flesner 19 48 194 159 23 36 7 0 3 17 0 0 29 40 .226 .354 .327 .681 52 3 2 1
12 Cito Gaston 22 114 500 433 84 143 18 5 28 104 8 2 59 84 .330 .412 .589 1.001 255 4 0 4
13 James Gravley* 21 28 114 101 13 24 2 1 1 5 0 2 11 25 .238 .313 .307 .619 31 0 2 0
14 Art Groza 23 16 31 27 7 11 3 0 0 7 0 0 4 9 .407 .484 .519 1.002 14 0 0 0
15 Melvin Grubka# 20 16 9 8 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .333 .375 .708 3 0 0 0
16 Bill Harrelson# 20 24 64 58 2 9 2 0 0 1 1 0 4 23 .155 .210 .190 .399 11 0 2 0
17 Candy Harris# 18 36 137 120 20 35 5 0 2 15 8 1 14 24 .292 .366 .383 .749 46 0 3 0
18 Cleophas Harris# 26 8 23 20 3 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 8 .200 .304 .250 .554 5 0 0 0
19 Curtis Heavey 24 12 25 22 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 14 .045 .125 .045 .170 1 0 1 0
20 Moe Hill 19 28 92 79 13 29 11 0 1 20 2 1 10 24 .367 .446 .544 .990 43 2 0 1
21 Donald Lando* 22 64 280 239 37 56 8 2 10 33 3 1 34 26 .234 .333 .410 .743 98 2 4 1
22 Edward Loeffler 21 27 65 54 4 8 0 0 0 3 1 0 8 24 .148 .281 .148 .429 8 2 1 0
23 Stump Merrill* 22 46 184 142 13 33 5 0 0 11 1 0 34 50 .232 .394 .268 .662 38 4 4 0
24 Ray Newman* 21 17 37 31 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 23 .097 .176 .097 .273 3 0 3 0
25 Carl Nicholsen 20 22 77 71 5 15 6 0 0 8 0 2 5 13 .211 .263 .296 .559 21 0 1 0
26 Richard Noe 24 34 35 32 4 6 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 11 .188 .212 .313 .525 10 0 2 0
27 David Norwood 19 16 19 14 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 .071 .235 .143 .378 2 0 2 0
28 John Paciorek 21 46 159 133 23 21 5 0 3 21 1 0 24 61 .158 .287 .263 .550 35 0 2 0
29 George Pfeiffer 19 23 52 48 3 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 10 .146 .146 .167 .312 8 0 4 0
30 Daniel Prebenda* 20 9 20 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 .000 .056 .000 .056 0 0 2 0
31 John Smith 19 3 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
32 Richard Suggs 19 5 15 12 4 6 1 3 0 5 1 0 3 2 .500 .600 1.083 1.683 13 0 0 0
33 Richard Summers 20 39 111 99 14 25 8 0 4 11 0 0 8 16 .253 .312 .455 .766 45 1 2 1 Stats for 2 teams
34 Charles Van Camp* 21 47 195 161 25 41 7 1 10 34 0 0 30 32 .255 .371 .497 .868 80 1 1 2
35 John Vignone 22 111 495 441 72 133 20 4 10 65 11 3 44 74 .302 .366 .433 .800 191 4 1 5
36 Ronald Vlasin 22 108 519 414 94 107 13 1 1 25 42 8 99 66 .258 .403 .302 .705 125 2 3 1
37 Jimmy Watts 21 57 219 192 20 37 5 1 1 23 1 0 20 48 .193 .267 .245 .512 47 1 2 4
38 Peters Welbes 20 42 166 139 24 39 3 0 6 21 0 0 24 40 .281 .380 .432 .811 60 0 0 3
39 Fred Winston 20 15 50 44 8 9 0 0 2 5 0 0 6 22 .205 .300 .341 .641 15 0 0 0
40 Wayne Wright 19 9 25 19 4 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 5 8 .105 .320 .263 .583 5 1 0 0
41 David Yoakum 19 29 95 85 7 18 2 0 0 9 2 0 8 26 .212 .284 .235 .520 20 1 0 1
42 Ronald Zell 20 97 427 388 48 92 12 2 8 48 2 3 32 82 .237 .294 .340 .634 132 1 2 4
42 Players 20.9 121 4731 4066 607 1009 155 21 93 524 85 23 559 996 .248 .341 .365 .706 1485 28 50 28 24
* - 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 Jerry Bark* 21 2 3 .400 3.63 33 3 0 0 62.0 62 37 25 7 30 0 67 0 1 7 1.484 9.0 1.0 4.4 9.7 2.23 Stats for 2 teams
2 Rudolph Burson 21 0 1 .000 5.03 12 0 0 0 34.0 39 30 19 2 23 1 20 2 0 5 1.824 10.3 0.5 6.1 5.3 0.87
3 Kyle Carlin 19 0 1 .000 8.18 3 3 0 0 11.0 9 13 10 1 20 0 11 0 0 1 2.636 7.4 0.8 16.4 9.0 0.55
4 Anthony Ciarpelli* 20 4 5 .444 4.35 25 9 2 0 91.0 83 57 44 9 69 0 75 7 1 6 1.670 8.2 0.9 6.8 7.4 1.09
5 Larry Connell 20 1 2 .333 13.50 5 2 0 0 14.0 22 28 21 4 12 0 8 1 0 2 2.429 14.1 2.6 7.7 5.1 0.67
6 James Gravley* 21 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 3.0 4 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.667 12.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.00
7 Art Groza 23 3 2 .600 3.49 9 6 2 1 49.0 36 30 19 2 26 0 46 0 2 4 1.265 6.6 0.4 4.8 8.4 1.77
8 Melvin Grubka* 20 1 0 1.000 5.18 16 0 0 0 33.0 31 28 19 5 19 1 27 5 0 4 1.515 8.5 1.4 5.2 7.4 1.42
9 Bill Harrelson 20 8 11 .421 3.31 24 22 8 1 155.0 118 84 57 8 94 1 181 13 1 14 1.368 6.9 0.5 5.5 10.5 1.93
10 Curtis Heavey 24 3 3 .500 2.90 11 11 3 0 62.0 57 33 20 9 26 0 47 6 1 3 1.339 8.3 1.3 3.8 6.8 1.81
11 Edward Loeffler 21 9 9 .500 3.60 22 20 9 0 135.0 118 75 54 10 94 4 124 4 0 11 1.570 7.9 0.7 6.3 8.3 1.32
12 Ray Newman* 21 3 11 .214 3.62 17 16 2 1 102.0 92 64 41 3 72 0 117 6 3 13 1.608 8.1 0.3 6.4 10.3 1.63
13 Richard Noe 24 12 6 .667 1.20 32 0 0 0 75.0 57 21 10 5 38 10 81 2 0 3 1.267 6.8 0.6 4.6 9.7 2.13
14 David Norwood 19 2 1 .667 4.42 16 4 1 0 57.0 54 34 28 4 36 2 51 1 0 3 1.579 8.5 0.6 5.7 8.1 1.42
15 George Pfeiffer 19 10 6 .625 3.20 23 20 7 2 138.0 120 62 49 8 66 3 104 2 0 7 1.348 7.8 0.5 4.3 6.8 1.58
16 Daniel Prebenda* 20 1 2 .333 3.86 9 8 1 0 49.0 32 34 21 5 34 0 33 5 0 4 1.347 5.9 0.9 6.2 6.1 0.97
17 John Smith 19 0 1 .000 10.80 3 0 0 0 10.0 19 16 12 1 10 0 5 1 0 1 2.900 17.1 0.9 9.0 4.5 0.50
17 Players 20.8 58 63 .479 3.77 121 121 86 35 5 1047.1 918 628 439 77 655 22 963 55 8 84 4766 1.502 7.9 0.7 5.6 8.3 1.47
* - 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
Stump Merrill 45 385 30 7 4 .983 9.22 15
Peters Welbes 37 286 16 5 0 .984 8.16 11
William Allen 29 200 20 6 2 .973 7.59 4
Richard Summers 27 196 8 2 0 .990 7.56 9 Stats for 2 teams

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Van Camp 45 339 26 10 28 .973 8.11
John Paciorek 39 265 20 13 20 .956 7.31
James Gravley 27 205 8 7 15 .968 7.89

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronald Vlasin 38 88 87 8 16 .956 4.61
Paul Flesner 28 74 52 7 12 .947 4.50
Carl Nicholsen 22 40 36 5 8 .938 3.45
Jimmy Watts 22 67 33 7 10 .935 4.55
David Yoakum 17 33 20 4 8 .930 3.12

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronald Zell 96 93 160 42 16 .858 2.64
William Blucher 20 13 41 6 2 .900 2.70 Stats for 2 teams
Ronald Vlasin 15 12 21 3 1 .917 2.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronald Vlasin 56 75 172 17 19 .936 4.41
Jimmy Watts 33 43 79 11 8 .917 3.70
Paul Flesner 20 27 38 7 5 .903 3.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cito Gaston 114 214 12 13 1 .946 1.98
John Vignone 106 140 7 7 2 .955 1.39
Donald Lando 64 84 5 5 1 .947 1.39
Candy Harris 26 34 5 1 1 .975 1.50
Moe Hill 22 51 0 2 0 .962 2.32
Jim Dugan 16 20 1 3 0 .875 1.31
Fred Winston 13 12 0 3 0 .800 0.92

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Bark 33 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.15 Stats for 2 teams
Richard Noe 32 5 13 1 0 .947 0.56
Anthony Ciarpelli 25 1 8 4 2 .692 0.36
Bill Harrelson 24 6 18 6 2 .800 1.00
George Pfeiffer 23 7 17 1 1 .960 1.04
Edward Loeffler 22 11 29 4 2 .909 1.82
Ray Newman 17 5 21 2 0 .929 1.53
Melvin Grubka 16 4 7 1 1 .917 0.69
David Norwood 16 6 9 2 1 .882 0.94
Rudolph Burson 12 4 8 0 0 1.000 1.00
Curtis Heavey 11 2 10 2 1 .857 1.09
Art Groza 9 0.00
Daniel Prebenda 9 0.00
Larry Connell 5 0.00
Kyle Carlin 3 0.00
John Smith 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
William Allen 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1944
George Balak 23 R R 5' 11.0" 205 1943
Jerry Bark 21 R L 5' 9.0" 160 May 17, 1945 Baltimore, MD, US
William Blucher 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 9, 1946
Rudolph Burson 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1945
Kyle Carlin 19 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 5, 1947 Sulphut, LA, US
Anthony Ciarpelli 20 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1946
Larry Connell 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1946
Tyrone Crawford 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1946
Jim Dugan 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jun 18, 1946
Paul Flesner 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 24, 1946 Kankakee, IL, US
Cito Gaston 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 17, 1944 San Antonio, TX, US
James Gravley 21 L L 6' 1.0" 195 1945
Art Groza 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 15, 1942 San Francisco, CA, US
Melvin Grubka 20 S L 6' 4.0" 207 1946
Bill Harrelson 20 S R 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 17, 1945 Tahlequah, OK, US
Candy Harris 18 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Sep 17, 1947 Selma, AL, US
Cleophas Harris 26 S L 5' 11.0" 185 1940
Curtis Heavey 24 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1942
Moe Hill 19 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 21, 1947 Gastonia, NC, US
Donald Lando 22 L R 6' 0.0" 190 1944
Edward Loeffler 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 9, 1944
Stump Merrill 22 L R 5' 8.0" 185 Feb 25, 1944 Brunswick, ME, US
Ray Newman 21 L L 6' 5.0" 205 Jun 20, 1945 Evansville, IN, US
Carl Nicholsen 20 R R 5' 10.0" 168 1946
Richard Noe 24 R R 6' 4.0" 220 1942
David Norwood 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 9, 1947 Easton, PA, US
John Paciorek 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 11, 1945 Detroit, MI, US
George Pfeiffer 19 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 15, 1946 Pensacola, FL, US
Daniel Prebenda 20 L L 6' 2.0" 178 Feb 20, 1946
John Smith 19 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1947
Richard Suggs 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1947
Richard Summers 20 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1946
Charles Van Camp 21 L R 6' 1.0" 195 1945
John Vignone 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 23, 1943
Ronald Vlasin 22 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1944
Jimmy Watts 21 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1945
Peters Welbes 20 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1946
Fred Winston 20 R R 6' 3.0" 196 Jun 19, 1946
Wayne Wright 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1947
David Yoakum 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 15, 1946 Middlesboro, KY, US
Ronald Zell 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1946

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