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1972 Pittsfield Rangers

1972 > Class AA > 1972 Eastern League (American)
Overall: 66-73
Scored 605 runs, Allowed 560 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-65

Affiliation: Texas Rangers-AL
Manager: Joseph Klein
Represented: Pittsfield, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1971 / 1973

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 Lew Beasley* 23 133 513 468 68 128 16 1 4 52 18 4 36 34 .274 .330 .338 .668 158 4 4 1
2 Jimmy Blackmon 24 45 8 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 0 0
3 Frank Bolick 25 29 23 21 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 8 .238 .273 .238 .511 5 0 1 0
4 Jerry Bostic* 23 9 25 22 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .136 .208 .227 .436 5 0 1 0
5 Sonny Bowers 24 52 149 125 11 27 5 1 2 19 1 0 21 22 .216 .324 .320 .644 40 0 1 2
6 Henry Bunnell 22 25 34 27 4 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 11 .148 .258 .185 .443 5 1 3 0
7 Paul Campbell 28 19 14 12 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .250 .357 .250 .607 3 0 0 0
8 Clarence Cooper* 21 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 1 0 0
9 Art DeFilippis* 20 34 53 43 6 10 2 1 0 2 0 0 7 10 .233 .340 .326 .666 14 0 3 0
10 Steven Eckinger 23 41 156 136 11 26 4 0 2 14 0 0 18 29 .191 .282 .265 .547 36 0 0 2
11 Rick Guarnera 25 32 108 97 9 16 2 0 0 5 0 0 9 15 .165 .231 .186 .417 18 0 0 2
12 Andy Hancock 25 32 69 60 5 14 0 1 0 7 0 0 7 14 .233 .309 .267 .575 16 0 1 1
13 Roy Howell* 18 48 132 116 12 29 3 0 2 9 0 0 15 33 .250 .336 .328 .663 38 0 1 0
14 James Kobi 25 39 103 91 9 20 4 0 0 5 0 0 9 12 .220 .291 .264 .555 24 1 0 2
15 Jim Kremmel* 23 15 39 29 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 21 .034 .222 .034 .257 1 0 3 0
16 Pete Mackanin 20 87 367 336 47 83 18 1 1 22 3 2 23 48 .247 .300 .315 .616 106 3 4 1
17 Bill Madlock 21 42 155 131 29 43 13 3 4 26 5 1 17 25 .328 .421 .565 .986 74 4 3 0
18 John Merlet 27 81 277 240 36 75 13 1 2 36 1 0 31 39 .313 .401 .400 .801 96 5 0 1
19 Dave Moates* 24 90 385 351 56 98 22 5 4 38 23 4 29 39 .279 .335 .405 .740 142 1 3 1
20 James Pascarella 21 8 22 17 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 .235 .381 .235 .616 4 0 1 0
21 Greg Pryor 22 65 233 208 23 43 10 2 1 16 2 2 23 36 .207 .292 .288 .580 60 2 0 0
22 Tom Robson 26 111 400 351 49 98 16 0 18 67 2 1 43 64 .279 .358 .479 .837 168 2 1 3
23 Steve Salvato 24 88 197 178 25 53 5 0 1 14 3 0 14 16 .298 .359 .343 .702 61 3 2 0
24 Donnie Shields 23 26 61 57 3 6 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 25 .105 .105 .105 .211 6 0 4 0
25 Michael Slade 23 29 37 32 4 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 19 .094 .147 .219 .366 7 0 3 0
26 Robert Stach 24 14 53 47 5 5 1 0 1 5 0 0 6 19 .106 .208 .191 .399 9 0 0 0
27 Michael Steen 19 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
28 Sylvester Swindler* 23 33 94 78 5 12 2 0 0 7 1 0 12 15 .154 .267 .179 .446 14 0 4 0
29 Albert Thompson 25 133 523 452 89 136 27 1 31 110 3 1 65 130 .301 .391 .571 .962 258 3 1 2
30 Rick Waits* 20 26 46 36 5 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 14 .167 .220 .167 .386 6 0 5 2
31 Charlie Walters 25 33 48 40 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 21 .075 .119 .100 .219 4 0 6 0
32 Vernon Wilkins* 20 42 167 137 28 36 2 1 3 16 12 1 27 20 .263 .392 .358 .749 49 2 1 0
33 John Wockenfuss 23 125 485 410 57 118 20 2 9 60 3 1 64 44 .288 .389 .412 .801 169 6 2 3
33 Players 23.4 139 4980 4359 605 1109 190 20 86 541 77 18 502 800 .254 .335 .366 .701 1597 37 59 23 27
* - 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 Jimmy Blackmon 24 1 4 .200 3.17 45 1 0 0 8 71.0 66 30 25 7 26 6 47 0 0 4 1.296 8.4 0.9 3.3 6.0 1.81
2 Frank Bolick 25 7 5 .583 1.58 29 5 3 3 7 80.0 61 20 14 2 26 6 68 0 0 2 1.088 6.9 0.2 2.9 7.6 2.62
3 Jerry Bostic* 23 4 3 .571 2.17 9 8 4 0 0 58.0 36 18 14 2 18 2 40 0 0 2 0.931 5.6 0.3 2.8 6.2 2.22
4 Henry Bunnell 22 7 5 .583 3.62 25 9 1 0 0 92.0 93 46 37 6 38 6 60 1 1 3 1.424 9.1 0.6 3.7 5.9 1.58
5 Paul Campbell 28 2 4 .333 3.06 18 3 3 1 2 47.0 37 20 16 7 17 0 33 2 0 0 1.149 7.1 1.3 3.3 6.3 1.94
6 Clarence Cooper* 21 0 0 9.82 7 0 0 0 0 11.0 12 14 12 0 14 1 9 0 0 0 2.364 9.8 0.0 11.5 7.4 0.64
7 Art DeFilippis* 20 8 9 .471 4.39 29 17 3 1 0 123.0 107 72 60 12 85 3 93 6 0 3 1.561 7.8 0.9 6.2 6.8 1.09
8 Jim Kremmel* 23 6 6 .500 2.87 15 15 4 1 0 94.0 60 41 30 3 55 2 93 4 0 9 1.223 5.7 0.3 5.3 8.9 1.69
9 Donnie Shields 23 8 9 .471 3.35 25 24 8 3 0 161.0 133 71 60 6 73 4 135 4 0 15 1.280 7.4 0.3 4.1 7.5 1.85
10 Michael Slade 23 6 10 .375 3.67 29 16 2 1 4 130.0 121 76 53 15 52 6 91 5 0 5 1.331 8.4 1.0 3.6 6.3 1.75
11 Michael Steen* 19 0 0 7.00 2 1 0 0 0 9.0 8 8 7 2 5 1 2 0 1 0 1.444 8.0 2.0 5.0 2.0 0.40
12 Rick Waits* 20 8 8 .500 3.10 25 22 5 3 0 116.0 104 66 40 7 82 3 84 4 0 9 1.603 8.1 0.5 6.4 6.5 1.02
13 Charlie Walters 25 9 10 .474 4.41 33 18 6 1 2 143.0 154 78 70 15 62 2 88 1 0 13 1.510 9.7 0.9 3.9 5.5 1.42
13 Players 23.0 66 73 .475 3.48 139 139 100 39 14 23 1134.0 992 560 438 84 553 42 843 27 2 65 1.362 7.9 0.7 4.4 6.7 1.52
* - 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 Wockenfuss 123 770 68 7 7 .992 6.81 24
Andy Hancock 28 121 13 0 1 1.000 4.79 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Albert Thompson 131 1007 61 13 81 .988 8.15
Vernon Wilkins 13 51 2 1 4 .981 4.08
Tom Robson 12 41 1 0 6 1.000 3.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Merlet 59 115 130 7 26 .972 4.15
Pete Mackanin 47 102 123 11 32 .953 4.79
Bill Madlock 39 81 85 5 15 .971 4.26
Sonny Bowers 4 6 3 0 2 1.000 2.25
Rick Guarnera 1 3 4 0 0 1.000 7.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Howell 41 21 64 9 1 .904 2.07
Steven Eckinger 40 28 80 10 10 .915 2.70
Sonny Bowers 26 12 49 8 6 .884 2.35
Pete Mackanin 19 10 32 0 1 1.000 2.21
John Merlet 16 7 20 4 1 .871 1.69
James Kobi 8 3 9 0 1 1.000 1.50
James Pascarella 7 5 13 2 0 .900 2.57
Bill Madlock 2 0 3 2 0 .600 1.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Greg Pryor 61 89 155 29 29 .894 4.00
Rick Guarnera 31 41 93 6 14 .957 4.32
Pete Mackanin 24 34 59 10 10 .903 3.88
Sonny Bowers 18 15 30 4 5 .918 2.50
James Kobi 18 21 30 3 8 .944 2.83

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lew Beasley 129 287 6 5 1 .983 2.27
Tom Robson 101 135 2 3 0 .979 1.36
Dave Moates 89 169 4 5 0 .972 1.94
Steve Salvato 59 59 1 2 0 .968 1.02
Vernon Wilkins 34 43 4 3 3 .940 1.38
Sylvester Swindler 26 25 3 2 0 .933 1.08
Robert Stach 13 26 1 2 0 .931 2.08
James Kobi 12 15 1 2 0 .889 1.33
John Merlet 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
John Wockenfuss 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jimmy Blackmon 45 4 20 1 1 .960 0.53
Charlie Walters 33 5 20 2 0 .926 0.76
Frank Bolick 29 2 17 1 1 .950 0.66
Art DeFilippis 29 6 18 1 1 .960 0.83
Michael Slade 29 13 21 4 1 .895 1.17
Henry Bunnell 25 2 12 2 0 .875 0.56
Donnie Shields 25 12 20 2 1 .941 1.28
Rick Waits 25 8 31 2 1 .951 1.56
Paul Campbell 18 0 7 1 0 .875 0.39
Jim Kremmel 15 3 23 0 1 1.000 1.73
Jerry Bostic 9 3 4 1 1 .875 0.78
Clarence Cooper 7 0 1 1 0 .500 0.14
Michael Steen 2 1 0 1 0 .500 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Lew Beasley 23 L R 5' 10.0" 172 Aug 27, 1948 Sparta, VA, US
Jimmy Blackmon 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 15, 1947 Rock Hill, SC, US
Frank Bolick 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 2, 1947 Mount Carmel, PA, US
Jerry Bostic 23 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 16, 1948 Elgin, TX, US
Sonny Bowers 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 18, 1947
Henry Bunnell 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 6, 1949 Scranton, PA, US
Paul Campbell 28 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 15, 1943
Clarence Cooper 21 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 18, 1951
Art DeFilippis 20 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 7, 1952 Stamford, CT, US
Steven Eckinger 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1949
Rick Guarnera 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 21, 1946 Baltimore, MD, US
Andy Hancock 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 23, 1946 Tryon, NC, US
Roy Howell 18 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 18, 1953 Lompoc, CA, US
James Kobi 25 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Apr 25, 1947 Pittston, PA, US
Jim Kremmel 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 28, 1949 Belleville, IL, US
Pete Mackanin 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 1, 1951 Chicago, IL, US
Bill Madlock 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 2, 1951 Memphis, TN, US
John Merlet 27 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 14, 1944 Beloit, WI, US
Dave Moates 24 L L 5' 9.0" 163 Jan 30, 1948 Great Lakes, IL, US
James Pascarella 21 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jan 4, 1951 New Haven, CT, US
Greg Pryor 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 2, 1949 Marietta, OH, US
Tom Robson 26 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Jan 15, 1946 Rochester, NY, US
Steve Salvato 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 19, 1947 Chicago, IL, US
Donnie Shields 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 11, 1948 Shreveport, LA, US
Michael Slade 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 24, 1949 Washington, DC, US
Robert Stach 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1948
Michael Steen 19 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 14, 1952 Charleston, SC, US
Sylvester Swindler 23 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 18, 1948 New Roads, LA, US
Albert Thompson 25 R L 5' 11.0" 200 Jan 4, 1947 Portland, OR, US
Rick Waits 20 L L 6' 3.0" 194 May 15, 1952 Atlanta, GA, US
Charlie Walters 25 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Feb 21, 1947 Minneapolis, MN, US
Vernon Wilkins 20 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Jul 4, 1951 Fort Towson, OK, US
John Wockenfuss 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 27, 1949 Welch, WV, US

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