Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1962 Bluefield Orioles


1962 Bluefield Orioles

1962 > Class Short-Season D > 1962 Appalachian League
Overall: 47-23
Scored 506 runs, Allowed 361 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 45-25

Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles-AL
Manager: Billy Hunter
Represented: Bluefield, WV
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1961 / 1963

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 Aikens 20 64 277 249 61 81 17 2 6 42 12 24 49 .325 .386 .482 .868 120 2 0 2 0
2 Mark Belanger 18 47 211 151 44 45 7 1 3 23 15 55 32 .298 .486 .417 .903 63 2 1 2 0
3 Charles Bree* 20 25 80 61 9 12 1 1 0 6 0 14 13 .197 .380 .246 .626 15 4 1 0 0
4 Jim Britton 18 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
5 Terrence Brown* 19 14 12 11 1 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 3 .364 .364 .455 .818 5 0 1 0 0
6 Michael Carubia 18 12 21 17 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 5 .059 .238 .059 .297 1 0 0 0 0
7 James Chambers* 22 52 165 149 24 50 9 1 10 42 2 9 32 .336 .376 .611 .986 91 3 0 4 0
8 Michael Christino* 18 49 169 142 27 35 9 0 4 21 3 24 36 .246 .367 .394 .761 56 3 0 0 1
9 Wayne Edwards 21 66 302 241 70 82 15 2 6 41 13 56 32 .340 .458 .494 .952 119 0 1 4 0
10 John Elias 21 6 13 11 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .273 .273 .273 .545 3 0 2 0 0
11 Don Engbers# 18 2 6 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 .400 .500 .400 .900 2 0 0 0
12 Robert Erie* 18 4 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 2 0 0 0 0
13 George Farson 22 64 279 202 61 57 10 0 11 41 6 75 35 .282 .477 .495 .972 100 1 0 1 0
14 Tom Fisher 20 16 34 23 6 6 2 0 0 2 1 8 4 .261 .452 .348 .799 8 0 3 0 0
15 Jerry Fletcher 18 13 41 36 5 8 0 0 0 1 3 5 12 .222 .317 .222 .539 8 0 0 0 0
16 Stewart Grim 19 44 177 154 25 37 6 4 3 18 5 20 41 .240 .330 .390 .719 60 1 1 1 0
17 Hank King 17 11 11 11 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 .182 .182 .182 .364 2 0 0 0 0
18 Ronald Kopp 22 14 32 24 4 5 2 0 1 7 0 6 13 .208 .367 .417 .783 10 0 2 0 0
19 Karl Kovacs* 18 18 48 36 8 9 1 0 0 3 1 11 8 .250 .417 .278 .694 10 0 0 1 0
20 David Kraft 18 49 160 131 26 31 4 0 2 24 5 26 24 .237 .356 .313 .669 41 0 0 3 0
21 William Larkin 17 8 27 23 6 10 3 0 0 5 0 3 2 .435 .500 .565 1.065 13 0 1 0
22 William Merritt? -- 13 58 51 8 16 1 1 0 5 0 7 4 .314 .397 .373 .769 19 0 0 0 0
23 Rex Peters 18 30 143 112 30 29 5 0 2 17 3 27 17 .259 .406 .357 .763 40 2 0 2 0
24 Charles Powell 19 18 34 28 6 12 1 1 1 9 0 5 8 .429 .500 .643 1.143 18 0 0 1 0
25 David Racer 20 14 9 9 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 .222 .222 .444 .667 4 0 0 0 0
26 John Riddle* 21 66 259 219 47 63 11 4 16 60 6 35 52 .288 .390 .594 .984 130 3 0 2 1
27 Dennis Robinson* -- 11 27 26 3 5 1 1 0 2 0 0 9 .192 .192 .308 .500 8 0 1 0 0
28 Donald St. John# 19 25 61 54 7 12 2 1 0 4 2 7 8 .222 .311 .296 .608 16 0 0 0 0
29 William Stanley 22 49 149 129 21 35 4 0 2 14 3 17 32 .271 .365 .349 .714 45 2 1 0 0
30 Frank Thomas 17 16 24 23 2 2 1 0 0 3 0 1 8 .087 .125 .130 .255 3 0 0 0 0
31 George Ursuy 19 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
32 Bernard VanRemmen 22 14 19 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 1 0 0
32 Players 19.9 70 2856 2350 506 655 114 20 67 406 80 441 498 .279 .394 .430 .824 1010 23 18 24 2
* - 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 Jim Britton 18 0 1 .000 9.00 2 1 0 0 7.0 6 8 7 1 15 11 0 0 0 3.000 7.7 1.3 19.3 14.1 0.73
2 Terrence Brown* 19 2 2 .500 6.55 12 3 1 0 33.0 40 31 24 6 23 0 33 0 0 1 1.909 10.9 1.6 6.3 9.0 1.43
3 Michael Carubia 18 4 2 .667 3.10 11 8 5 2 58.0 43 30 20 1 37 0 61 2 0 4 1.379 6.7 0.2 5.7 9.5 1.65
4 John Elias* 21 2 0 1.000 4.78 6 6 2 1 32.0 23 23 17 4 26 0 30 2 0 1 1.531 6.5 1.1 7.3 8.4 1.15
5 Robert Erie* 18 0 0 13.50 4 2 0 0 8.0 23 12 12 3 2 6 0 0 1 3.125 25.9 3.4 2.2 6.8 3.00
6 Tom Fisher 20 8 4 .667 3.04 15 12 3 0 80.0 79 45 27 4 35 0 75 1 0 3 1.425 8.9 0.4 3.9 8.4 2.14
7 Charles Johnson* 18 0 0 1.50 3 0 0 0 6.0 3 1 1 0 2 5 1 0 1 0.833 4.5 0.0 3.0 7.5 2.50
8 Hank King* 17 1 1 .500 4.09 11 3 1 0 33.0 33 19 15 2 13 0 28 0 0 2 1.394 9.0 0.5 3.5 7.6 2.15
9 Ronald Kopp 22 8 2 .800 2.96 14 10 7 0 85.0 84 40 28 4 28 1 68 2 0 2 1.318 8.9 0.4 3.0 7.2 2.43
10 William Larkin 17 5 3 .625 2.45 8 8 2 1 55.0 41 26 15 3 38 0 65 1 0 4 1.436 6.7 0.5 6.2 10.6 1.71
11 David Racer* 20 3 0 1.000 3.54 13 2 1 0 28.0 28 13 11 2 14 0 26 0 0 0 1.500 9.0 0.6 4.5 8.4 1.86
12 Dennis Robinson -- 6 1 .857 4.50 11 7 2 0 58.0 57 34 29 4 28 1 56 3 0 5 1.466 8.8 0.6 4.3 8.7 2.00
13 Frank Thomas 17 4 3 .571 4.42 16 3 1 0 55.0 60 41 27 5 30 0 65 1 0 3 1.636 9.8 0.8 4.9 10.6 2.17
14 Robert Ursuy 19 0 0 9.00 1 1 0 0 2.0 2 3 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 1.500 9.0 4.5 4.5 9.0 2.00
15 Bernard VanRemmen 22 4 4 .500 4.42 14 4 1 0 55.0 49 35 27 3 40 0 50 2 0 3 1.618 8.0 0.5 6.5 8.2 1.25
15 Players 19.3 47 23 .671 3.96 70 70 44 26 5 595.0 571 361 262 43 332 2 581 15 0 30 2690 1.518 8.6 0.7 5.0 8.8 1.75
* - 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
George Farson 58 478 27 7 5 .986 8.71 4
Donald St. John 18 110 3 1 0 .991 6.28 7

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Christino 40 285 5 6 18 .980 7.25
Charles Bree 18 108 3 3 4 .974 6.17
Karl Kovacs 17 76 5 4 7 .953 4.76

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wayne Edwards 65 131 160 23 26 .927 4.48

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Kraft 37 27 58 19 3 .817 2.30
Stewart Grim 21 17 36 6 2 .898 2.52
William Merritt 12 16 19 3 2 .921 2.92

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Belanger 44 58 123 20 16 .900 4.11
Stewart Grim 21 23 53 5 3 .938 3.62

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Riddle 62 71 5 3 2 .962 1.23
Charles Aikens 59 98 7 13 2 .890 1.78
William Stanley 43 47 3 6 1 .893 1.16
James Chambers 38 28 1 2 0 .935 0.76
Rex Peters 27 50 4 3 0 .947 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Thomas 16 1 6 2 0 .778 0.44
Tom Fisher 15 3 7 1 1 .909 0.67
Ronald Kopp 14 6 18 2 1 .923 1.71
Bernard VanRemmen 14 2 15 1 0 .944 1.21
David Racer 13 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.31
Terrence Brown 12 3 5 1 0 .889 0.67
Michael Carubia 11 2 8 2 0 .833 0.91
Hank King 11 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.45
Dennis Robinson 11 5 10 1 1 .938 1.36
William Larkin 8 0.00
John Elias 6 0.00
Robert Erie 4 0.00
Charles Johnson 3 0.00
Jim Britton 2 0.00
Robert Ursuy 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Charles Aikens 20 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1942
Mark Belanger 18 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Jun 8, 1944 Pittsfield, MA, US
Charles Bree 20 L L 6' 1.0" 195 1942
Jim Britton 18 R R 6' 5.0" 225 Mar 25, 1944 North Tonawanda, NY, US
Terrence Brown 19 L L 6' 3.0" 195 1943
Michael Carubia 18 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Jun 18, 1944 New York, NY, US
James Chambers 22 L R 6' 2.0" 185 1940
Michael Christino 18 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 17, 1944 San Diego, CA, US
Wayne Edwards 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 24, 1940
John Elias 21 R L 6' 0.0" 185 1941
Don Engbers 18 S L 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 12, 1943 Evansville, IN, US
Robert Erie 18 L L 6' 0.0" 180 1944
George Farson 22 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Dec 29, 1939 Lynchburg, VA, US
Tom Fisher 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 4, 1942 Cleveland, OH, US
Jerry Fletcher 18 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1944
Stewart Grim 19 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1943
Charles Johnson 18 L L 5' 9.0" 155 1944
Hank King 17 R L 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 12, 1944 King of Prussia, PA, US
Ronald Kopp 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1940
Karl Kovacs 18 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1944
David Kraft 18 R R 5' 11.0" Jul 5, 1943 Mount Clemens, MI, US
William Larkin 17 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Nov 8, 1944
William Merritt -- Unknown
Rex Peters 18 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 14, 1943 Denver, CO, US
Charles Powell 19 R R 6' 2.0" 210 1943
David Racer 20 R L 5' 11.0" 165 1942
John Riddle 21 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 27, 1941
Dennis Robinson -- L R 6' 3.0" 170 Unknown
Donald St. John 19 S R 5' 11.0" 180 1943
William Stanley 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1940
Frank Thomas 17 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Aug 22, 1944
George Ursuy 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1943
Robert Ursuy 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1943
Bernard VanRemmen 22 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1940

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.