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1970 Niagara Falls Pirates

1970 > Class Short-Season A > 1970 New York-Pennsylvania League
Overall: 28-40
Scored 292 runs, Allowed 320 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 31-37

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Irv Noren
Represented: Niagara Falls, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 Charles Arrendale 21 12 26 20 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 6 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 2 1
2 Richard Astor 23 36 102 83 6 16 4 1 0 17 2 2 16 44 .193 .324 .265 .589 22 1 0 2
3 Robert Clites 18 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
4 Lafayette Currence# 18 7 14 13 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .231 .286 .231 .516 3 0 0 0
5 Michael Dukes 25 11 39 35 9 8 2 0 1 4 0 0 4 10 .229 .308 .371 .679 13 0 0 0
6 Chester Gunter 17 4 10 8 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .625 .667 .625 1.292 5 0 1 0
7 Hank Hyde* 20 15 6 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 0 1 0
8 Christopher Johnson* 20 16 32 29 4 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 .241 .313 .276 .588 8 1 0 0
9 Scott Johnson 18 7 20 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .050 .050 .050 .100 1 0 0 0
10 John Kidd 21 22 10 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 .167 .375 .167 .542 1 0 2 0
11 Alberto Leaver 21 64 216 195 30 39 2 2 1 25 18 5 14 74 .200 .263 .246 .509 48 3 3 1
12 David Lee 19 7 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0
13 Michael Leffel 21 17 36 29 3 4 2 0 0 3 0 0 6 10 .138 .286 .207 .493 6 0 1 0
14 Matthew Mazza 22 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Gary Meyer 19 9 24 19 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .105 .190 .105 .296 2 0 3 0
16 Omar Moreno* 17 10 26 23 1 4 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 8 .174 .269 .174 .443 4 0 0 0
17 Ed Ott* 18 61 245 206 38 60 9 5 0 24 6 1 34 43 .291 .397 .383 .780 79 2 3 0
18 Daniel Quinn 23 14 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 John Regent* 22 48 129 104 19 27 5 1 4 24 0 1 19 35 .260 .391 .442 .833 46 4 1 1
20 Edward Robbins 22 12 36 30 3 4 2 0 0 4 0 0 1 5 .133 .152 .200 .352 6 0 3 2
21 Scott Roswald 20 48 186 161 23 30 3 1 1 15 6 2 21 30 .186 .281 .236 .517 38 1 1 2
22 James Sanderson* 18 56 198 171 20 37 4 0 2 25 2 0 18 42 .216 .296 .275 .571 47 3 2 4
23 James Sanford 23 12 22 20 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .300 .333 .300 .633 6 0 1 0
24 Michael Semp 19 23 95 80 20 23 1 2 5 17 0 0 13 13 .288 .400 .538 .938 43 2 0 0
25 Eddie Sherlin# 19 62 268 237 35 49 7 2 1 14 8 3 28 73 .207 .288 .266 .554 63 0 1 2
26 Dennis Slagle 19 8 19 15 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 9 .200 .235 .267 .502 4 0 2 1
27 Rich Standart* 18 63 251 223 24 50 9 1 1 25 10 1 27 45 .224 .311 .287 .598 64 1 0 0
28 Rudi Strickland* 20 44 128 102 16 20 2 0 4 14 0 1 25 34 .196 .354 .333 .688 34 0 1 0
29 John Sullivan 21 55 180 146 21 15 2 1 0 12 0 3 27 45 .103 .247 .130 .377 19 2 2 3
30 Carmelo Ybes 20 39 100 94 14 24 4 1 1 12 4 0 5 24 .255 .293 .351 .644 33 0 1 0
30 Players 19.8 68 2438 2087 292 439 60 17 21 246 57 20 280 585 .210 .307 .286 .593 596 20 31 20 9
* - 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 Charles Arrendale 21 5 5 .500 2.62 12 11 5 1 0 79.0 59 36 23 5 40 1 86 2 0 6 1.253 6.7 0.6 4.6 9.8 2.15
2 Robert Clites 18 0 2 .000 13.50 4 3 0 0 0 10.0 21 25 15 1 15 1 5 0 0 2 3.600 18.9 0.9 13.5 4.5 0.33
3 Lafayette Currence* 18 0 2 .000 3.60 4 4 1 0 0 25.0 27 13 10 1 19 4 26 0 0 3 1.840 9.7 0.4 6.8 9.4 1.37
4 Chester Gunter 17 1 2 .333 1.50 4 4 2 0 0 24.0 20 11 4 2 8 0 24 2 0 0 1.167 7.5 0.8 3.0 9.0 3.00
5 Hank Hyde* 20 2 2 .500 3.00 15 0 0 0 1 27.0 33 18 9 1 14 1 40 1 0 2 1.741 11.0 0.3 4.7 13.3 2.86
6 Scott Johnson 18 2 2 .500 3.91 7 7 3 0 0 46.0 34 27 20 4 35 2 24 1 1 3 1.500 6.7 0.8 6.8 4.7 0.69
7 John Kidd 21 3 1 .750 4.00 22 1 0 0 2 36.0 35 24 16 2 19 2 29 2 0 1 1.500 8.8 0.5 4.8 7.2 1.53
8 David Lee 19 0 1 .000 9.00 7 0 0 0 0 12.0 12 14 12 0 13 1 12 0 0 0 2.083 9.0 0.0 9.8 9.0 0.92
9 Matthew Mazza 22 0 1 .000 6.75 4 1 0 0 0 8.0 9 7 6 0 7 0 8 0 0 6 2.000 10.1 0.0 7.9 9.0 1.14
10 Gary Meyer 19 2 7 .222 2.18 9 9 4 1 0 66.0 59 20 16 1 20 3 53 0 0 3 1.197 8.0 0.1 2.7 7.2 2.65
11 Daniel Quinn 23 0 2 .000 4.85 14 2 0 0 1 26.0 27 22 14 1 20 2 24 2 0 2 1.808 9.3 0.3 6.9 8.3 1.20
12 Edward Robbins 22 4 7 .364 3.19 12 12 7 0 0 96.0 92 39 34 3 28 3 79 2 0 2 1.250 8.6 0.3 2.6 7.4 2.82
13 James Sanford 23 5 3 .625 3.06 12 5 2 0 2 50.0 49 24 17 2 18 4 56 1 0 3 1.340 8.8 0.4 3.2 10.1 3.11
14 Dennis Slagle 19 3 3 .500 3.98 8 8 3 0 0 43.0 46 30 19 3 33 1 39 1 0 5 1.837 9.6 0.6 6.9 8.2 1.18
15 Rudi Strickland* 20 1 0 1.000 3.27 7 0 0 0 1 11.0 14 8 4 0 2 0 6 0 0 1 1.455 11.5 0.0 1.6 4.9 3.00
16 Kenneth Wastradowski* 20 0 0 4.50 4 1 0 0 0 4.0 6 2 2 1 5 0 3 0 0 0 2.750 13.5 2.2 11.2 6.8 0.60
16 Players 20.4 28 40 .412 3.54 68 68 41 27 2 7 562.0 543 320 221 27 296 25 514 14 1 39 1.493 8.7 0.4 4.7 8.2 1.74
* - 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
John Sullivan 53 365 36 10 2 .976 7.57 9
Carmelo Ybes 23 149 14 3 1 .982 7.09 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Sanderson 47 301 27 11 20 .968 6.98
Michael Semp 23 185 13 2 15 .990 8.61
Rudi Strickland 3 9 1 3 1 .769 3.33

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eddie Sherlin 62 106 133 25 27 .905 3.85
Christopher Johnson 4 4 4 1 2 .889 2.00
Scott Roswald 4 11 6 4 1 .810 4.25
Michael Leffel 1 2 0 1 0 .667 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scott Roswald 30 41 47 12 3 .880 2.93
Richard Astor 29 28 37 12 5 .844 2.24
Michael Dukes 8 8 17 9 1 .735 3.13
Christopher Johnson 5 8 5 0 1 1.000 2.60
Michael Leffel 1 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rich Standart 62 95 136 28 25 .892 3.73
Michael Leffel 6 5 13 3 2 .857 3.00
Michael Dukes 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alberto Leaver 62 112 8 3 1 .976 1.94
Ed Ott 61 84 8 2 2 .979 1.51
John Regent 40 37 5 4 1 .913 1.05
Rudi Strickland 31 19 0 5 0 .792 0.61
Scott Roswald 13 22 0 1 0 .957 1.69
Omar Moreno 8 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.25
Carmelo Ybes 8 9 0 1 0 .900 1.13
James Sanderson 6 1 0 1 0 .500 0.17
Richard Astor 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Daniel Quinn 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Kidd 22 2 6 1 0 .889 0.36
Hank Hyde 15 0 4 5 0 .444 0.27
Daniel Quinn 14 2 4 1 0 .857 0.43
Charles Arrendale 12 6 9 2 0 .882 1.25
Edward Robbins 12 16 18 1 1 .971 2.83
James Sanford 12 7 10 1 1 .944 1.42
Gary Meyer 9 8 4 0 0 1.000 1.33
Dennis Slagle 8 2 8 1 0 .909 1.25
Scott Johnson 7 1 10 1 0 .917 1.57
David Lee 7 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.43
Rudi Strickland 7 0 5 1 0 .833 0.71
Robert Clites 4 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.75
Lafayette Currence 4 1 5 1 0 .857 1.50
Chester Gunter 4 1 3 1 0 .800 1.00
Matthew Mazza 4 1 1 1 0 .667 0.50
Kenneth Wastradowski 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Charles Arrendale 21 R R 5' 8.0" 155 1949
Richard Astor 23 R R 6' 0.0" 200 1947
Robert Clites 18 R R 6' 2.0" 183 1952
Lafayette Currence 18 S L 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 3, 1951 Rock Hill, SC, US
Michael Dukes 25 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1945
Chester Gunter 17 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Oct 8, 1952
Hank Hyde 20 L L 6' 3.0" 215 Jan 18, 1950
Christopher Johnson 20 L R 5' 7.0" 178 1950
Scott Johnson 18 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 17, 1951
John Kidd 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 19, 1948
Alberto Leaver 21 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Sep 25, 1948 Bocas del Toro, PA
David Lee 19 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1951
Michael Leffel 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1949
Matthew Mazza 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1948
Gary Meyer 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1951
Omar Moreno 17 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 24, 1952 Puerto Armuelles, Chiriqui, PA
Ed Ott 18 L R 5' 10.0" 190 Jul 11, 1951 Muncy, PA, US
Daniel Quinn 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1947
John Regent 22 L L 6' 2.0" 180 1948
Edward Robbins 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1948
Scott Roswald 20 R R 5' 9.0" 165 1950
James Sanderson 18 L L 6' 0.0" 190 1952
James Sanford 23 R R 6' 1.0" 182 1947
Michael Semp 19 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1951
Eddie Sherlin 19 S R 5' 11.0" 160 1951
Dennis Slagle 19 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1951
Rich Standart 18 L R 6' 2.0" 155 Jan 4, 1952 Stockton, CA, US
Rudi Strickland 20 L L 6' 1.0" 180 1950
John Sullivan 21 R R 5' 9.0" 180 1949
Kenneth Wastradowski 20 L L 6' 4.0" 180 1950
Carmelo Ybes 20 R R 5' 8.0" 167 1950

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