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1974 Birmingham A's

1974 > Class AA > 1974 Southern League (West)
Overall: 54-81
Scored 594 runs, Allowed 692 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 58-77

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL
Manager: Harry Bright
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1973 / 1975

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 Robert Breitzman* 25 112 452 390 62 97 13 0 9 43 11 5 55 54 .249 .340 .351 .691 137 1 2 4
2 Derek Bryant 22 132 568 510 68 136 23 4 4 45 10 13 55 54 .267 .340 .351 .691 179 2 0 1
3 James Capehart# 23 96 336 278 49 73 14 2 13 49 9 7 47 56 .263 .381 .468 .849 130 7 3 1
4 Guy Ezzell* 21 51 166 150 17 37 7 0 3 14 0 0 14 27 .247 .319 .353 .673 53 2 0 0
5 Wayne Gross* 22 105 371 316 36 77 12 2 14 54 0 0 48 48 .244 .349 .427 .776 135 4 1 2
6 William Hobbs* 23 125 469 406 49 89 15 2 5 42 2 1 57 73 .219 .321 .303 .623 123 4 1 1
7 Raymond Leavitt* 21 129 536 464 64 116 16 2 1 49 2 1 61 49 .250 .338 .300 .637 139 3 3 5
8 Chet Lemon 19 79 319 272 52 79 22 2 10 61 3 1 40 45 .290 .390 .496 .886 135 5 1 1
9 Ronald Lollis 21 47 137 116 9 25 5 0 1 9 0 0 20 28 .216 .331 .284 .615 33 0 1 0
10 James Marsh 21 10 29 27 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 10 .074 .138 .074 .212 2 0 0 0
11 Robert Mollenhauer* 22 119 423 375 36 87 14 2 1 27 1 1 38 36 .232 .305 .288 .593 108 2 6 2
12 Avery Morris 23 66 185 161 16 30 7 1 1 15 0 1 16 31 .186 .264 .261 .525 42 2 3 3
13 David Nitschke 27 97 368 314 43 87 17 0 2 31 7 3 47 30 .277 .371 .350 .721 110 2 1 4
14 Randall Taylor 20 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Tom Trebelhorn* 26 8 10 9 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .222 .300 .333 .633 3 0 0 0
16 Claudell Washington* 19 74 319 294 64 106 23 3 11 55 33 9 19 44 .361 .404 .571 .976 168 4 0 2
17 Mike Weathers 24 48 181 160 19 42 10 1 2 18 1 1 21 32 .263 .348 .375 .723 60 0 0 0
18 Ronald Wilson 21 41 105 88 6 14 3 0 1 10 0 0 14 22 .159 .295 .227 .523 20 3 0 0
18 Players 22.3 137 4975 4331 594 1099 202 21 78 523 79 43 555 643 .254 .342 .364 .706 1577 41 22 26 19
* - 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 Bruce Baranick 22 4 4 .500 2.72 23 0 0 0 1 53.0 54 20 16 3 21 3 35 2 1 3 1.415 9.2 0.5 3.6 5.9 1.67
2 Stanley Bockewitz* 21 3 5 .375 3.80 11 11 2 1 0 71.0 75 42 30 3 26 2 51 5 2 1 1.423 9.5 0.4 3.3 6.5 1.96
3 John Brownlee 20 5 5 .500 5.42 19 11 3 0 1 83.0 99 55 50 6 47 3 41 4 0 6 1.759 10.7 0.7 5.1 4.4 0.87
4 Guy Ezzell* 21 0 0 6.00 7 0 0 0 0 12.0 22 10 8 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 2.083 16.5 0.8 2.2 1.5 0.67
5 Chris Floethe 24 0 4 .000 9.82 14 7 0 0 0 33.0 47 39 36 3 35 2 11 2 1 1 2.485 12.8 0.8 9.5 3.0 0.31
6 James George 24 0 4 .000 4.80 15 2 0 0 1 30.0 31 17 16 2 14 0 21 2 0 5 1.500 9.3 0.6 4.2 6.3 1.50
7 Alan Griffin 22 4 1 .800 2.31 5 5 2 0 0 35.0 32 12 9 2 15 0 21 0 0 1 1.343 8.2 0.5 3.9 5.4 1.40
8 Clarence Harrell 21 7 11 .389 3.89 21 21 11 0 0 118.0 111 65 51 4 73 2 85 4 0 14 1.559 8.5 0.3 5.6 6.5 1.16
9 Bob Lacey* 20 6 13 .316 4.59 32 23 8 1 1 155.0 203 111 79 13 35 3 72 2 3 3 1.535 11.8 0.8 2.0 4.2 2.06
10 Leo Mazzone* 25 4 6 .400 4.29 30 6 2 0 4 84.0 92 45 40 10 36 1 45 0 1 3 1.524 9.9 1.1 3.9 4.8 1.25
11 Avery Morris 23 0 0 12.86 2 0 0 0 0 7.0 11 10 10 3 5 0 3 0 0 4 2.286 14.1 3.9 6.4 3.9 0.60
12 Mike Norris 19 7 8 .467 4.05 21 18 4 0 1 109.0 107 64 49 8 65 4 103 2 1 7 1.578 8.8 0.7 5.4 8.5 1.58
13 Nicholas Parrilla 24 2 2 .500 4.19 27 0 0 0 2 58.0 68 34 27 7 24 0 34 3 0 3 1.586 10.6 1.1 3.7 5.3 1.42
14 Carl Sapp 20 0 3 .000 6.75 4 3 2 0 0 20.0 27 17 15 1 8 3 16 2 0 2 1.750 12.2 0.4 3.6 7.2 2.00
15 Dennis Stegman 20 8 13 .381 3.94 31 23 6 0 0 160.0 188 100 70 12 64 4 52 3 0 7 1.575 10.6 0.7 3.6 2.9 0.81
16 Randall Taylor 20 0 0 5.18 21 0 0 0 0 40.0 39 25 23 5 18 1 11 4 0 1 1.425 8.8 1.1 4.0 2.5 0.61
17 Bill VanBommel 22 4 2 .667 4.40 7 7 2 0 0 47.0 41 26 23 0 21 1 45 2 0 4 1.319 7.9 0.0 4.0 8.6 2.14
17 Players 21.4 54 81 .400 4.40 137 137 95 42 3 11 1115.0 1247 692 545 83 510 29 648 37 9 65 1.576 10.1 0.7 4.1 5.2 1.27
* - 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
David Nitschke 94 512 59 6 12 .990 6.07 13
Ronald Lollis 35 154 19 7 3 .961 4.94 7
James Marsh 9 26 3 1 0 .967 3.22 4
Avery Morris 7 17 2 0 0 1.000 2.71 2
Tom Trebelhorn 5 11 0 1 0 .917 2.20 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wayne Gross 60 455 30 9 28 .982 8.08
William Hobbs 45 308 22 4 28 .988 7.33
Guy Ezzell 34 219 18 6 30 .975 6.97
Ronald Wilson 14 100 2 3 11 .971 7.29
Robert Breitzman 3 16 0 1 4 .941 5.33
Ronald Lollis 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Raymond Leavitt 85 198 245 11 61 .976 5.21
Robert Mollenhauer 41 80 90 8 14 .955 4.15
Robert Breitzman 16 29 42 3 6 .959 4.44

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chet Lemon 56 52 90 19 13 .882 2.54
Robert Breitzman 41 26 66 8 5 .920 2.24
Raymond Leavitt 38 40 88 8 4 .941 3.37
Wayne Gross 6 10 9 3 0 .864 3.17
Robert Mollenhauer 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Tom Trebelhorn 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
Ronald Wilson 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Mollenhauer 75 118 208 28 32 .921 4.35
Mike Weathers 48 70 136 13 28 .941 4.29
Chet Lemon 16 32 45 4 9 .951 4.81
Robert Breitzman 1 1 5 2 0 .750 6.00
Raymond Leavitt 1 4 4 0 1 1.000 8.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Derek Bryant 132 299 12 14 1 .957 2.36
William Hobbs 84 156 8 7 1 .959 1.95
Claudell Washington 74 116 5 13 1 .903 1.64
Avery Morris 52 94 4 1 0 .990 1.88
Robert Breitzman 51 74 0 1 0 .987 1.45
Wayne Gross 27 38 3 3 1 .932 1.52
James Capehart 18 24 1 2 0 .926 1.39

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Lacey 32 8 24 4 0 .889 1.00
Dennis Stegman 31 10 16 5 1 .839 0.84
Leo Mazzone 30 2 18 1 1 .952 0.67
Nicholas Parrilla 27 4 11 1 1 .938 0.56
Bruce Baranick 23 3 9 1 1 .923 0.52
Clarence Harrell 21 7 7 4 1 .778 0.67
Mike Norris 21 6 15 3 0 .875 1.00
Randall Taylor 21 5 9 1 0 .933 0.67
John Brownlee 19 5 13 0 1 1.000 0.95
James George 15 1 3 1 0 .800 0.27
Chris Floethe 14 4 2 0 0 1.000 0.43
Stanley Bockewitz 11 3 8 3 0 .786 1.00
Guy Ezzell 7 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.29
Bill VanBommel 7 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.43
Alan Griffin 5 1 3 1 0 .800 0.80
Carl Sapp 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 1.00
Avery Morris 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bruce Baranick 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1952
Stanley Bockewitz 21 R L 6' 4.0" 190 Dec 18, 1952 Harvel, IL, US
Robert Breitzman 25 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Oct 10, 1948 Chicago, IL, US
John Brownlee 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 12, 1954 Philadelphia, PA, US
Derek Bryant 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 9, 1951 Lexington, KY, US
James Capehart 23 S R 6' 1.0" 175 1951
Guy Ezzell 21 L L 6' 0.0" 200 1953
Chris Floethe 24 R R 6' 2.0" 196 Apr 9, 1950
James George 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1950
Alan Griffin 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Feb 15, 1952 Santa Monica, CA, US
Wayne Gross 22 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 14, 1952 Riverside, CA, US
Clarence Harrell 21 R R 6' 4.0" 185 1953
William Hobbs 23 L L 6' 2.0" 197 1951
Bob Lacey 20 R L 6' 5.0" 210 Aug 25, 1953 Fredericksburg, VA, US
Raymond Leavitt 21 L R 6' 1.0" 175 1953
Chet Lemon 19 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 12, 1955 Jackson, MS, US
Ronald Lollis 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 14, 1953 Spokane, WA, US
James Marsh 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1953
Leo Mazzone 25 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 16, 1948 Keyser, WV, US
Robert Mollenhauer 22 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 26, 1951
Avery Morris 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 18, 1950
David Nitschke 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 17, 1947 Fresno, CA, US
Mike Norris 19 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Mar 19, 1955 San Francisco, CA, US
Nicholas Parrilla 24 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1950
Carl Sapp 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1954
Dennis Stegman 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1954
Randall Taylor 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 21, 1953
Tom Trebelhorn 26 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 27, 1948 Portland, OR, US
Bill VanBommel 22 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Feb 15, 1952
Claudell Washington 19 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 31, 1954 Los Angeles, CA, US
Mike Weathers 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 25, 1949
Ronald Wilson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1953

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