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1970 Evansville Triplets

1970 > Class AAA > 1970 American Association (East)
Overall: 67-71
Scored 521 runs, Allowed 537 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 67-71

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Ralph Rowe
Represented: Evansville, IN
Ballpark: Bosse Field (Evansville, IN)
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 Steve Barber 22 12 6 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .400 .600 2 0 1 0
2 Bobbye Beckner 28 18 65 55 8 9 3 0 0 3 1 0 9 16 .164 .281 .218 .499 12 0 1 0
3 Bert Blyleven 19 8 22 21 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 .190 .190 .190 .381 4 0 1 0
4 Weldon Bowlin 29 87 279 252 26 67 8 3 0 28 2 0 24 32 .266 .326 .321 .648 81 0 0 3
5 Dick Estelle# 28 35 62 59 2 10 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 31 .169 .169 .220 .390 13 0 3 0
6 Carl Finafrock 24 28 28 25 1 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 8 .320 .333 .320 .653 8 0 1 1
7 Bob Gebhard 27 44 15 12 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .167 .231 .167 .397 2 0 2 0
8 Jim Glover 26 115 463 432 41 112 8 3 2 36 3 3 24 46 .259 .300 .306 .606 132 2 3 2
9 Pete Hamm 22 15 36 34 0 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 .176 .200 .265 .465 9 0 1 0
10 Hal Haydel 25 28 74 66 6 6 0 1 1 5 0 0 3 33 .091 .130 .167 .297 11 0 5 0
11 Herman Hill* 24 112 485 452 50 112 15 8 3 35 24 13 31 99 .248 .295 .336 .632 152 0 1 1
12 Bruce Look* 27 99 315 284 17 69 14 1 2 23 0 1 27 34 .243 .311 .320 .632 91 2 0 2
13 Charlie Manuel* 26 21 77 70 13 23 5 0 6 26 0 0 6 5 .329 .390 .657 1.047 46 1 0 0
14 George McKenzie 25 13 29 28 3 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 8 .214 .241 .250 .491 7 0 0 0
15 Minnie Mendoza 36 84 335 314 37 87 14 0 2 16 8 6 17 16 .277 .313 .341 .654 107 0 3 1
16 Danny Morris 24 35 70 63 4 9 0 0 0 5 0 0 4 26 .143 .191 .143 .334 9 0 2 1
17 Cotton Nash 27 120 446 383 60 97 12 0 33 83 5 2 55 90 .253 .348 .543 .891 208 3 1 4
18 Ralph Nasif 21 5 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Jim Nettles* 23 112 444 385 62 122 22 3 8 34 4 4 55 64 .317 .400 .452 .851 174 0 1 3
20 Al Nordberg* 26 33 66 57 5 9 1 0 0 1 1 0 9 10 .158 .273 .175 .448 10 0 0 0
21 Rich Peterson 24 17 16 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .000 .067 .000 .067 0 0 1 0
22 Paul Powell 22 86 274 254 47 74 15 2 11 33 7 3 17 66 .291 .339 .496 .835 126 2 0 1
23 Dick Rusteck 28 30 25 20 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 .150 .150 .250 .400 5 0 5 0
24 John Sevcik 27 69 225 196 19 55 12 1 2 31 1 0 19 24 .281 .345 .383 .728 75 3 2 5
25 Garland Shifflett 35 53 34 28 6 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 10 .179 .303 .179 .482 5 0 1 0
26 Eric Soderholm 21 98 361 310 44 77 11 3 15 42 7 2 42 68 .248 .344 .448 .793 139 5 1 3
27 Danny Thompson 23 58 236 215 26 53 13 3 0 18 5 1 16 29 .247 .305 .335 .640 72 2 3 0
28 Luke Vasser* 31 109 281 261 30 69 11 2 7 29 2 2 17 54 .264 .306 .402 .708 105 0 0 3
29 Bob Wissler* 23 47 133 109 11 22 1 1 1 12 2 2 20 28 .202 .338 .257 .595 28 3 0 1
30 Dick Woodson 25 9 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0
30 Players 26.1 138 4915 4416 521 1119 169 34 93 470 72 40 406 843 .253 .317 .370 .688 1635 23 39 31 48
* - 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 Gene Baker 24 0 0 15.75 4 0 0 0 0 4.0 13 11 7 1 3 1 6 2 0 0 4.000 29.2 2.2 6.8 13.5 2.00
2 Steve Barber 22 0 0 6.00 12 1 0 0 0 24.0 30 17 16 4 16 0 18 0 0 1 1.917 11.2 1.5 6.0 6.8 1.13
3 Bert Blyleven 19 4 2 .667 2.50 8 7 2 1 0 54.0 48 18 15 1 12 0 63 0 2 1 1.111 8.0 0.2 2.0 10.5 5.25
4 Dick Estelle* 28 9 11 .450 3.73 29 28 7 1 0 169.0 181 75 70 14 63 7 81 2 0 9 1.444 9.6 0.7 3.4 4.3 1.29
5 Carl Finafrock 24 4 4 .500 3.93 23 6 0 0 0 71.0 84 36 31 4 24 1 43 4 0 3 1.521 10.6 0.5 3.0 5.5 1.79
6 Bob Gebhard 27 1 5 .167 3.18 44 0 0 0 7 68.0 60 34 24 5 28 6 57 2 0 1 1.294 7.9 0.7 3.7 7.5 2.04
7 Pete Hamm 22 8 4 .667 2.84 15 13 6 1 0 95.0 83 32 30 5 33 3 66 2 0 3 1.221 7.9 0.5 3.1 6.3 2.00
8 Hal Haydel 25 12 12 .500 3.35 28 26 9 2 0 196.0 185 80 73 13 92 5 152 6 0 9 1.413 8.5 0.6 4.2 7.0 1.65
9 Danny Morris 24 10 16 .385 4.87 35 30 10 2 1 181.0 222 103 98 18 57 4 103 1 0 4 1.541 11.0 0.9 2.8 5.1 1.81
10 Rich Peterson* 24 3 2 .600 4.25 17 8 1 1 0 55.0 57 28 26 6 32 0 28 4 0 7 1.618 9.3 1.0 5.2 4.6 0.88
11 Dick Rusteck* 28 6 5 .545 2.81 30 12 3 1 3 93.0 80 42 29 6 50 1 48 0 1 2 1.398 7.7 0.6 4.8 4.6 0.96
12 Garland Shifflett 35 8 7 .533 2.23 50 2 2 0 15 117.0 103 40 29 4 43 8 80 3 0 3 1.248 7.9 0.3 3.3 6.2 1.86
13 Dick Woodson 25 2 3 .400 5.79 9 5 0 0 1 28.0 32 20 18 2 19 2 31 2 0 2 1.821 10.3 0.6 6.1 10.0 1.63
13 Players 26.6 67 71 .486 3.63 138 138 98 40 10 27 1154.0 1178 537 466 83 472 38 776 28 3 45 1.430 9.2 0.6 3.7 6.1 1.64
* - 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
Bruce Look 96 519 73 6 11 .990 6.17 3
John Sevcik 58 322 20 6 4 .983 5.90 5

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cotton Nash 108 818 68 7 98 .992 8.20
Luke Vasser 23 136 10 1 14 .993 6.35
Al Nordberg 21 112 8 3 16 .976 5.71
John Sevcik 3 24 1 0 2 1.000 8.33
Charlie Manuel 2 18 3 1 3 .955 10.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Glover 111 281 285 13 84 .978 5.10
Weldon Bowlin 25 56 58 5 17 .958 4.56
Minnie Mendoza 4 6 11 0 0 1.000 4.25

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Minnie Mendoza 79 69 155 7 25 .970 2.84
Eric Soderholm 21 28 36 4 4 .941 3.05
Bobbye Beckner 17 7 28 3 4 .921 2.06
Weldon Bowlin 17 17 39 3 1 .949 3.29
George McKenzie 7 8 8 1 1 .941 2.29
John Sevcik 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Paul Powell 2 1 5 2 0 .750 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eric Soderholm 75 140 243 14 53 .965 5.11
Danny Thompson 58 94 181 5 34 .982 4.74
Weldon Bowlin 3 9 8 1 2 .944 5.67
Ralph Nasif 3 2 1 2 0 .600 1.00
Jim Glover 2 2 3 0 0 1.000 2.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Herman Hill 112 268 14 9 2 .969 2.52
Jim Nettles 110 156 15 6 4 .966 1.55
Paul Powell 72 104 8 3 1 .974 1.56
Luke Vasser 57 62 11 6 2 .924 1.28
Bob Wissler 42 57 2 3 1 .952 1.40
Weldon Bowlin 26 41 3 1 2 .978 1.69
Charlie Manuel 18 25 3 3 0 .903 1.56
Cotton Nash 8 8 0 1 0 .889 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Garland Shifflett 50 11 24 3 3 .921 0.70
Bob Gebhard 44 3 9 2 1 .857 0.27
Danny Morris 35 12 30 0 6 1.000 1.20
Dick Rusteck 30 1 15 3 5 .842 0.53
Dick Estelle 29 6 42 4 3 .923 1.66
Hal Haydel 28 16 35 4 3 .927 1.82
Carl Finafrock 23 5 14 0 1 1.000 0.83
Rich Peterson 17 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.47
Pete Hamm 15 7 12 0 0 1.000 1.27
Steve Barber 12 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.17
Dick Woodson 9 3 3 1 0 .857 0.67
Bert Blyleven 8 6 9 1 0 .938 1.88
Gene Baker 4 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Gene Baker 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 15, 1946 Darlington, SC, US
Steve Barber 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 13, 1948 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Bobbye Beckner 28 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 14, 1941 Clayton, NM, US
Bert Blyleven 19 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 6, 1951 Zeist, NL
Weldon Bowlin 29 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Dec 10, 1940 Paragould, AR, US
Dick Estelle 28 S L 6' 2.0" 170 Jan 18, 1942 Lakewood, NJ, US
Carl Finafrock 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 22, 1946 Greencastle, PA, US
Bob Gebhard 27 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 3, 1943 Lamberton, MN, US
Jim Glover 26 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 4, 1943 Guy, AR, US
Pete Hamm 22 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Sep 20, 1947 Buffalo, NY, US
Hal Haydel 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 9, 1944 Houma, LA, US
Herman Hill 24 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 12, 1945 Tuskegee, AL, US
Bruce Look 27 L R 5' 11.0" 183 Jun 9, 1943 Lansing, MI, US
Charlie Manuel 26 L R 6' 4.0" 195 Jan 4, 1944 Northfork, WV, US
George McKenzie 25 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1945
Minnie Mendoza 36 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 16, 1933 Ceiba del Agua, CU
Danny Morris 24 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 11, 1946 Greenville, KY, US
Cotton Nash 27 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Jul 24, 1942 Jersey City, NJ, US
Ralph Nasif 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 15, 1949 Arlington, MA, US
Jim Nettles 23 L L 6' 0.0" 186 Mar 2, 1947 San Diego, CA, US
Al Nordberg 26 L L 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 5, 1944 Worcester, MA, US
Rich Peterson 24 R L 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 3, 1945 St. Paul, MN, US
Paul Powell 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 19, 1948 San Angelo, TX, US
Dick Rusteck 28 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 12, 1941 Chicago, IL, US
John Sevcik 27 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jul 11, 1942 Oak Park, IL, US
Garland Shifflett 35 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 28, 1935 Elkton, VA, US
Eric Soderholm 21 R R 5' 11.0" 187 Sep 24, 1948 Cortland, NY, US
Danny Thompson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 183 Feb 1, 1947 Wichita, KS, US
Luke Vasser 31 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 24, 1938 Chicago, IL, US
Bob Wissler 23 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 1, 1946 Covina, CA, US
Dick Woodson 25 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Mar 30, 1945 Oelwein, IA, US

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