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1983 Birmingham Barons

1983 > Class AA > 1983 Southern League (West)
Overall: 91-54
Scored 765 runs, Allowed 610 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-58

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Roy Majtyka
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1982 / 1984

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 Doug Baker# 22 146 550 452 72 109 18 3 5 51 14 5 65 51 .241 .352 .327 .679 148 13 18 2 1
2 Kenneth Baker* 28 103 444 363 71 103 17 4 13 67 7 9 71 27 .284 .393 .460 .853 167 0 1 9 9
3 Raymond Borucki 27 67 187 162 17 48 9 0 1 19 0 1 19 16 .296 .366 .370 .736 60 0 4 2 2
4 Pedro Chavez 21 20 58 49 7 11 1 0 0 3 1 0 5 7 .224 .291 .245 .536 12 0 3 1 0
5 Scott Earl 22 144 622 529 96 138 22 10 10 60 36 15 73 84 .261 .350 .397 .747 210 2 13 5 2
6 George Foussianes 25 138 562 452 106 122 31 4 22 81 3 1 98 97 .270 .405 .502 .907 227 7 1 4 1
7 Dom Fucci* 26 11 34 27 2 3 0 0 0 2 1 0 7 12 .111 .294 .111 .405 3 0 0 0 0
8 Dwight Lowry* 25 90 325 288 42 77 9 2 9 44 3 2 32 34 .267 .341 .406 .747 117 1 2 2 3
9 Bob Melvin 21 78 309 285 43 82 14 2 10 56 0 3 18 54 .288 .330 .456 .786 130 2 0 4 2
10 Gregory Norman 22 134 547 460 61 138 31 2 12 80 4 7 71 48 .300 .390 .454 .845 209 3 4 9 0
11 Leopoldo Ortiz 28 11 31 27 4 6 1 0 2 5 0 0 2 3 .222 .258 .481 .740 13 0 0 2 0
12 Nelson Simmons# 20 118 460 404 57 110 17 1 11 64 2 4 52 83 .272 .354 .401 .755 162 1 0 3 6
13 Mark Smith 21 76 288 260 26 69 20 3 3 28 2 6 16 31 .265 .317 .400 .717 104 4 7 1 1
14 Raul Tovar 24 131 496 461 58 133 14 11 4 60 4 5 28 60 .289 .335 .393 .727 181 4 3 0 1
15 Dan Williams* 26 22 73 62 12 13 2 0 3 13 1 0 9 7 .210 .315 .387 .702 24 1 0 1 2
16 Stanley Younger* 24 131 583 530 91 164 24 4 4 54 43 18 43 72 .309 .359 .392 .752 208 0 7 3 2
16 Players 23.3 147 5569 4811 765 1326 230 46 109 687 121 76 609 686 .276 .358 .411 .769 1975 38 63 48 32
* - 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 Kenneth Baker* 28 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.000 27.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2 Chuck Cary* 23 6 8 .429 3.61 17 17 0 5 1 0 104.2 103 50 42 14 42 0 69 4 1 3 1.385 8.9 1.2 3.6 5.9 1.64
3 Keith Comstock* 27 12 3 .800 3.21 37 14 12 4 3 1 145.2 130 58 52 14 63 0 136 2 0 5 1.325 8.0 0.9 3.9 8.4 2.16
4 Ted Davis 24 0 0 5.74 7 3 1 0 0 0 26.2 37 19 17 6 16 1 13 0 0 0 1.988 12.5 2.0 5.4 4.4 0.81
5 Troy Dixon 24 7 6 .538 4.07 40 3 19 0 0 7 95.0 95 50 43 6 57 3 71 5 0 10 1.600 9.0 0.6 5.4 6.7 1.25
6 Kevin Furman 25 2 1 .667 6.94 9 1 7 0 0 1 11.2 13 10 9 2 7 0 5 0 0 3 1.714 10.0 1.5 5.4 3.9 0.71
7 Alejandro Garcia* 21 0 1 .000 54.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.000 54.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
8 Don Gordon 23 9 5 .643 3.42 43 2 30 2 1 10 102.2 104 50 39 8 23 4 50 1 1 2 1.237 9.1 0.7 2.0 4.4 2.17
9 Randy Harvey* 22 3 2 .600 4.13 17 1 10 0 0 3 28.1 29 14 13 4 15 3 17 0 0 0 1.553 9.2 1.3 4.8 5.4 1.13
10 Don Heinkel 23 19 6 .760 3.39 30 30 0 13 2 0 207.1 212 87 78 26 57 2 113 5 3 9 1.297 9.2 1.1 2.5 4.9 1.98
11 Bryan Kelly 24 1 2 .333 4.68 4 4 0 0 0 0 25.0 23 17 13 2 22 0 20 1 0 0 1.800 8.3 0.7 7.9 7.2 0.91
12 Roger Mason 25 7 4 .636 2.06 17 17 0 4 1 0 126.2 116 45 29 10 43 0 83 7 1 3 1.255 8.2 0.7 3.1 5.9 1.93
13 Rich Monteleone 20 1 1 .500 7.20 3 3 0 0 0 0 15.0 25 12 12 4 6 0 9 0 0 0 2.067 15.0 2.4 3.6 5.4 1.50
14 Ernest Moya 21 0 0 12.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 5 4 4 0 4 0 2 1 0 1 3.000 15.0 0.0 12.0 6.0 0.50
15 Bruce Robbins* 23 4 6 .400 5.12 16 16 0 1 1 0 82.2 97 55 47 6 57 0 44 2 0 6 1.863 10.6 0.7 6.2 4.8 0.77
16 Jeff Schattinger 27 1 0 1.000 1.23 6 0 4 0 0 0 7.1 2 1 1 0 8 1 2 1 0 0 1.364 2.5 0.0 9.8 2.5 0.25
17 Scott Tabor 22 6 5 .545 3.15 31 9 19 2 1 6 111.1 101 45 39 6 43 4 67 4 2 1 1.293 8.2 0.5 3.5 5.4 1.56
18 Colin Ward* 22 10 3 .769 4.12 26 26 0 4 1 0 150.2 139 81 69 11 109 1 71 2 0 10 1.646 8.3 0.7 6.5 4.2 0.65
19 Dan Williams* 26 0 0 0.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0.600 5.4 0.0 0.0 21.6
20 Carl Willis 22 3 1 .750 3.98 14 0 8 0 0 2 20.1 16 9 9 0 7 0 13 0 0 2 1.131 7.1 0.0 3.1 5.8 1.86
20 Players 23.5 91 54 .628 3.69 147 147 112 35 12 30 1267.0 1253 610 519 119 579 19 789 35 8 55 1.446 8.9 0.8 4.1 5.6 1.36
* - 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
Dwight Lowry 84 424 51 6 4 .988 5.65 4
Bob Melvin 66 366 25 2 0 .995 5.92 3
Leopoldo Ortiz 8 52 4 1 0 .982 7.00 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gregory Norman 98 840 73 16 67 .983 9.32
George Foussianes 47 310 19 4 28 .988 7.00
Dom Fucci 9 80 1 1 13 .988 9.00
Dan Williams 9 62 10 2 6 .973 8.00
Bob Melvin 5 38 4 0 6 1.000 8.40
Pedro Chavez 1 8 0 0 0 1.000 8.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scott Earl 143 318 416 31 86 .959 5.13
Raymond Borucki 11 22 27 0 12 1.000 4.45
Pedro Chavez 2 1 3 2 0 .667 2.00
Bob Melvin 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Foussianes 102 66 204 23 19 .922 2.65
Raymond Borucki 51 36 86 3 8 .976 2.39
Pedro Chavez 15 13 32 5 3 .900 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Baker 146 238 482 27 88 .964 4.93
Scott Earl 7 7 8 1 2 .938 2.14
Pedro Chavez 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Raul Tovar 130 250 8 8 2 .970 1.98
Kenneth Baker 103 213 12 4 2 .983 2.18
Nelson Simmons 102 174 11 14 1 .930 1.81
Mark Smith 64 99 3 3 0 .971 1.59
Stanley Younger 59 95 8 1 0 .990 1.75

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Gordon 43 3 27 3 2 .909 0.70
Troy Dixon 40 6 11 2 1 .895 0.43
Keith Comstock 37 5 16 2 0 .913 0.57
Scott Tabor 31 9 22 3 2 .912 1.00
Don Heinkel 30 19 32 1 3 .981 1.70
Colin Ward 26 13 31 1 1 .978 1.69
Chuck Cary 17 4 17 2 0 .913 1.24
Randy Harvey 17 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.12
Roger Mason 17 16 11 2 1 .931 1.59
Bruce Robbins 16 3 18 4 2 .840 1.31
Carl Willis 14 1 5 1 0 .857 0.43
Kevin Furman 9 2 4 1 1 .857 0.67
Ted Davis 7 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.86
Jeff Schattinger 6 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Bryan Kelly 4 1 1 2 0 .500 0.50
Rich Monteleone 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dan Williams 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Kenneth Baker 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Alejandro Garcia 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ernest Moya 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Doug Baker 22 S R 5' 9.0" 165 Apr 3, 1961 Fullerton, CA, US
Kenneth Baker 28 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 5, 1955 Newport News, VA, US
Raymond Borucki 27 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1956
Chuck Cary 23 L L 6' 4.0" 210 Mar 3, 1960 Whittier, CA, US
Pedro Chavez 21 R R 5' 11.0" 162 Feb 23, 1962 Los Teques, Miranda, VE
Keith Comstock 27 L L 6' 0.0" 174 Dec 23, 1955 San Francisco, CA, US
Ted Davis 24 R R 6' 5.0" 196 Sep 16, 1958 Cheverly, MD, US
Troy Dixon 24 R R 6' 3.0" 177 1959
Scott Earl 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 18, 1960 Seymour, IN, US
George Foussianes 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 21, 1957
Dom Fucci 26 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 29, 1957
Kevin Furman 25 R 6' 2.0" 190 1958
Alejandro Garcia 21 L 6' 2.0" 190 1962
Don Gordon 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 10, 1959 New York, NY, US
Randy Harvey 22 L L 6' 3.0" 203 Apr 3, 1961
Don Heinkel 23 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 20, 1959 Racine, WI, US
Bryan Kelly 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 24, 1959 Silver Spring, MD, US
Dwight Lowry 25 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 23, 1957 Lumberton, NC, US
Roger Mason 25 R R 6' 6.0" 215 Sep 18, 1957 Bellaire, MI, US
Bob Melvin 21 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Oct 28, 1961 Palo Alto, CA, US
Rich Monteleone 20 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 22, 1963 Tampa, FL, US
Ernest Moya 21 R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 15, 1961
Gregory Norman 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 8, 1960
Leopoldo Ortiz 28 R R 6' 0.0" 176 1955
Bruce Robbins 23 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 10, 1959 Portland, IN, US
Jeff Schattinger 27 L R 6' 5.0" 200 Oct 25, 1955 Fresno, CA, US
Nelson Simmons 20 S R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 27, 1963 Washington, DC, US
Mark Smith 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 2, 1962
Scott Tabor 22 R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 20, 1960
Raul Tovar 24 R R 6' 1.0" 183 Nov 14, 1958 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Colin Ward 22 L L 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 22, 1960 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dan Williams 26 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1957
Carl Willis 22 L R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 28, 1960 Danville, VA, US
Stanley Younger 24 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 27, 1959

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