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1961 Des Moines Demons

1961 > Class B > 1961 Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League
Overall: 37-93
Scored 546 runs, Allowed 767 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 45-85

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960

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 Hank Allen 20 18 71 11 2 1 3 .155 .338 24
2 Bernard Belan 22 50 92 11 1 0 0 .120 .130 12
3 Andre Bessette 22 5 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
4 Jimmy Boring 23 6 23 4 .174
5 Bobby Bubash 21 5 9 1 .111
6 Harry Burd 20 4 9 1 .111
7 Robert Carmo 22 54 187 52 7 2 3 .278 .385 72
8 Adrian Casteen* 25 44 136 38 9 0 1 .279 .368 50
9 Irving Clark 24 106 412 116 23 1 13 .282 .437 180
10 Pat Corrales 20 104 333 103 18 0 3 .309 .390 130
11 Ray Culp 19 25 53 6 0 0 1 .113 .170 9
12 Carl Derr 22 56 219 58 10 0 0 .265 .311 68
13 Dick Edwards 20 84 320 97 14 3 9 .303 .450 144
14 James Enold 20 5 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
15 Aubrey Gatewood 22 13 29 4 0 0 0 .138 .138 4
16 Gerald Griffin* 21 20 63 17 4 2 0 .270 .397 25
17 Richard Haines 21 104 375 133 22 4 7 .355 .491 184
18 Richard Hampton 22 15 49 8 2 1 0 .163 .245 12
19 Gene Hassell* 33 25 86 17 2 0 0 .198 .221 19
20 Bill Heath* 22 73 247 78 16 2 3 .316 .433 107
21 Robert Hellmer* 20 25 29 4 2 0 0 .138 .207 6
22 Chico Heron 25 54 179 50 12 1 5 .279 .441 79
23 Jesse Hickman 22 24 51 7 1 0 0 .137 .157 8
24 Phillip Hipps 22 72 219 44 8 3 6 .201 .347 76
25 Ed Hottell# 25 7 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
26 Edward Kelly 24 3 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
27 Gary Kroll 19 21 44 8 4 0 0 .182 .273 12
28 Lynn Lambeth 18 2 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
29 Donald Lightner* 22 17 18 3 0 0 0 .167 .167 3
30 Ron McCutcheon 25 89 296 84 13 3 4 .284 .389 115
31 John Moltenbrey* 19 8 13 1 .077
32 John Morris 19 5 3 1 .333
33 John Mustion 22 71 260 63 11 1 6 .242 .362 94
34 Harry Oliver 25 34 36 6 1 0 0 .167 .194 7
35 Howard Pierson 25 21 86 17 1 3 1 .198 .314 27
36 Guillermo Romero 23 29 99 14 2 2 0 .141 .202 20
37 John Self 23 23 84 18 3 0 0 .214 .250 21
38 Theodore Sloan 24 12 19 1 0 0 0 .053 .053 1
39 Bob Spicer* 36 46 86 22 3 0 0 .256 .291 25
40 James Stewart# 26 7 15 1 .067
41 Hernan Valdes 23 3 9 2 .222
42 James Williamson* 24 18 61 10 0 0 0 .164 .164 10
43 Donald Wilson 21 31 33 4 0 0 0 .121 .121 4
43 Players 22.8 130 4937 4365 546 1114 192 30 65 484 54 506 1002 .255 .330 .358 .688 1561 103 35 31 37
* - 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 Bernard Belan 22 5 13 .278 4.50 39 12 146.0 149 92 73 12 65 1.466 9.2 0.7 4.0
2 Andre Bessette* 22 1 1 .500 5
3 Bobby Bubash 21 1 1 .500 5
4 Harry Burd 20 1 1 .500 4
5 Ray Culp 19 6 12 .333 5.87 23 19 135.0 142 103 88 9 84 1.674 9.5 0.6 5.6
6 James Enold 20 0 2 .000 5
7 Aubrey Gatewood 22 3 5 .375 3.48 13 11 75.0 63 42 29 7 66 1.720 7.6 0.8 7.9
8 Robert Hellmer* 20 2 10 .167 5.23 24 16 93.0 123 66 54 9 51 1.871 11.9 0.9 4.9
9 Jesse Hickman 22 5 10 .333 4.68 22 21 148.0 130 82 77 7 91 1.493 7.9 0.4 5.5
10 Ed Hottell* 25 0 1 .000 7
11 Edward Kelly 24 1 1 .500 2
12 Gary Kroll 19 4 13 .235 4.97 20 18 114.0 137 82 63 6 70 1.816 10.8 0.5 5.5
13 Lynn Lambeth 18 0 1 .000 2
14 John Moltenbrey* 19 2 3 .400 3.07 8 6 41.0 32 27 14 2 31 1.537 7.0 0.4 6.8
15 John Morris* 19 0 2 .000 9.00 5 3 10.0 14 12 10 14 2.800 12.6 12.6
16 Harry Oliver 25 3 9 .250 3.57 32 7 106.0 110 49 42 10 39 1.406 9.3 0.8 3.3
17 Edwin Radzevich 25 0 1 .000 4
18 Theodore Sloan 24 0 0 5
19 Bob Spicer 36 1 2 .333 4.83 15 0 41.0 48 29 22 7 10 1.415 10.5 1.5 2.2
20 Donald Wilson 21 2 5 .286 7.20 30 6 90.0 115 90 72 9 45 1.778 11.5 0.9 4.5
20 Players 21.8 37 93 .285 5.01 130 130 79 51 5 1108.2 1193 767 617 96 634 64 951 44 12 45 5157 1.648 9.7 0.8 5.1 7.7 1.50
* - 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
Pat Corrales 95 707 42 19 .975 7.88
Bill Heath 34 226 25 9 .965 7.38

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Edwards 77 530 58 15 .975 7.64
John Self 20 147 14 3 .982 8.05
Hank Allen 17 158 10 4 .977 9.88

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phillip Hipps 69 153 163 18 .946 4.58
Gene Hassell 25 52 78 1 .992 5.20
James Williamson 16 36 42 7 .918 4.88

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron McCutcheon 63 43 89 14 .904 2.10
Chico Heron 32 18 57 8 .904 2.34
Guillermo Romero 15 11 16 4 .871 1.80

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carl Derr 55 86 113 24 .892 3.62
Howard Pierson 21 31 51 8 .911 3.90

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Irving Clark 106 186 11 12 .943 1.86
Richard Haines 71 126 8 8 .944 1.89
John Mustion 71 110 7 6 .951 1.65
Robert Carmo 46 86 3 5 .947 1.93
Adrian Casteen 39 84 2 7 .925 2.21
Bob Spicer 17 17 1 0 1.000 1.06
Gerald Griffin 13 27 3 5 .857 2.31
Richard Hampton 12 17 2 0 1.000 1.58

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bernard Belan 39 0.00
Harry Oliver 32 0.00
Donald Wilson 30 0.00
Robert Hellmer 24 0.00
Ray Culp 23 0.00
Jesse Hickman 22 0.00
Gary Kroll 20 0.00
Aubrey Gatewood 13 0.00
John Moltenbrey 8 0.00
Ed Hottell 7 0.00
Andre Bessette 5 0.00
Bobby Bubash 5 0.00
James Enold 5 0.00
John Morris 5 0.00
Harry Burd 4 0.00
Edwin Radzevich 4 0.00
Edward Kelly 2 0.00
Lynn Lambeth 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Hank Allen 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 23, 1940 Wampum, PA, US
Bernard Belan 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 29, 1938 Whitaker, PA, US
Andre Bessette 22 R L 5' 9.0" 191 Apr 22, 1939 Verdun, QC, CA
Jimmy Boring 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 30, 1938 Johnson City, TN, US
Bobby Bubash 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Feb 3, 1940 Brackenridge, PA, US
Harry Burd 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1941
Robert Carmo 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 4, 1939 Blairsville, PA, US
Adrian Casteen 25 L R 6' 1.0" 175 1936
Irving Clark 24 R R 5' 9.0" 179 1937
Pat Corrales 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 20, 1941 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ray Culp 19 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Aug 6, 1941 Elgin, TX, US
Carl Derr 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 11, 1939 Bloomsburg, PA, US
Dick Edwards 20 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Dec 22, 1940 Bakersfield, CA, US
James Enold 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 1941
Aubrey Gatewood 22 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Nov 17, 1938 Little Rock, AR, US
Gerald Griffin 21 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 5, 1940 Williamston, NC, US
Richard Haines 21 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 8, 1940 New York, NY, US
Richard Hampton 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1939
Gene Hassell 33 L R 5' 8.0" 155 Jun 15, 1928 Rivermines, MO, US
Bill Heath 22 L R 5' 8.0" 175 Mar 10, 1939 Yuba City, CA, US
Robert Hellmer 20 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 30, 1940
Chico Heron 25 R R 5' 10.0" 168 Mar 19, 1936 Bocas del Toro, PA
Jesse Hickman 22 R R 6' 2.0" 186 Feb 18, 1939 Lecompte, LA, US
Phillip Hipps 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1939
Ed Hottell 25 S L 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 16, 1936 Sumas, WA, US
Edward Kelly 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1937
Gary Kroll 19 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Jul 8, 1941 Culver City, CA, US
Lynn Lambeth 18 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Dec 2, 1942 Salina, KS, US
Donald Lightner 22 L R 6' 0.0" 170 1939
Ron McCutcheon 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1936
John Moltenbrey 19 L L 6' 2.0" 200 May 10, 1942 Springfield, MA, US
John Morris 19 R L 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 23, 1941 Lewes, DE, US
John Mustion 22 R R 6' 3.0" 196 1939
Harry Oliver 25 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Sep 6, 1935
Howard Pierson 25 R R 6' 0.0" 178 1936
Edwin Radzevich 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1936
Guillermo Romero 23 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1938
John Self 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 9, 1937
Theodore Sloan 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Feb 24, 1937
Bob Spicer 36 L R 5' 10.0" 173 Apr 11, 1925 Richmond, VA, US
James Stewart 26 S R 5' 10.0" 180 1935
Hernan Valdes 23 R R 5' 11.0" 182 Jul 31, 1937 La Habana, La Habana, CU
James Williamson 24 L R 5' 8.0" 175 1937
Donald Wilson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1940

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