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1974 Knoxville Sox

1974 > Class AA > 1974 Southern League (West)
Overall: 72-63
Scored 638 runs, Allowed 589 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-63

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Jim Napier
Represented: Knoxville, TN
Ballpark: Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN)
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 Mike Buskey 25 77 319 276 44 77 8 4 1 24 16 6 33 31 .279 .361 .348 .709 96 4 3 3
2 Michael Dlugach 23 4 5 3 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 .333 .600 .667 1.267 2 0 0 0
3 Manny Estrada 22 120 507 435 56 129 21 3 7 65 13 7 61 49 .297 .381 .407 .788 177 3 0 8
4 Larry Foster 23 37 125 106 14 27 3 3 3 14 2 1 18 35 .255 .368 .425 .793 45 1 0 0
5 Jeff Holly* 21 32 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
6 Cleo Kilpatrick* 20 120 484 437 48 116 14 2 11 58 10 5 42 72 .265 .331 .382 .713 167 2 0 3
7 Toy McCord 27 124 528 470 53 115 23 1 8 79 6 8 46 64 .245 .309 .349 .658 164 1 3 8
8 Fred Norton 23 128 477 429 62 93 15 5 3 38 23 7 38 114 .217 .280 .296 .576 127 2 2 6
9 Nyls Nyman* 20 125 569 510 87 166 25 9 4 69 24 11 48 59 .325 .389 .433 .823 221 6 4 1
10 Mike Ondina* 20 3 13 10 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .500 .615 .600 1.215 6 0 0 0
11 Jim Otten 22 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
12 Robert Palmer 19 31 91 81 11 19 2 1 1 10 0 0 7 18 .235 .303 .321 .624 26 1 2 0
13 Joseph Pomykala* 24 38 98 75 11 12 0 1 0 5 0 1 19 27 .160 .323 .187 .510 14 0 2 2
14 Juan Rios 31 87 288 268 23 61 5 1 0 37 3 5 12 28 .228 .259 .254 .512 68 1 2 5
15 Danny Rourke 26 51 210 170 38 49 0 4 0 12 8 6 37 17 .288 .421 .335 .756 57 2 1 0
16 Donn Seidholz 21 68 232 219 31 57 6 1 3 21 2 0 9 54 .260 .291 .338 .629 74 1 2 1
17 Tom Smithson 25 45 134 119 8 24 2 2 1 9 0 1 15 26 .202 .291 .277 .568 33 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
18 Jeff Sovern 22 108 391 346 46 71 18 0 8 34 4 1 31 76 .205 .277 .327 .603 113 4 8 2
19 Mike Squires* 22 136 562 481 74 138 23 5 6 69 16 14 74 39 .287 .379 .393 .772 189 0 2 5
20 Bobby Tucker 23 29 124 101 25 31 8 0 3 15 5 0 21 19 .307 .423 .475 .898 48 0 1 1
21 Eddie Wheeler 22 4 8 8 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 .125 .125 .500 .625 4 0 0 0
21 Players 23.1 137 5111 4496 638 1186 175 42 60 559 132 72 510 721 .264 .339 .361 .701 1625 28 32 45 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 Francisco Barrios 21 9 5 .643 3.92 26 18 3 0 1 124.0 112 60 54 14 58 2 84 1 0 6 1.371 8.1 1.0 4.2 6.1 1.45
2 Kurt Best 22 1 3 .250 3.87 42 1 0 0 0 100.0 106 58 43 9 36 6 66 5 1 2 1.420 9.5 0.8 3.2 5.9 1.83
3 Dave Frost 21 0 0 3.00 1 1 0 0 0 3.0 2 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 1.667 6.0 0.0 9.0 3.0 0.33
4 Jim Geddes 25 0 2 .000 5.79 7 3 0 0 0 14.0 17 13 9 0 19 0 5 2 0 1 2.571 10.9 0.0 12.2 3.2 0.26
5 Jeff Holly* 21 10 12 .455 3.34 31 27 6 2 0 170.0 176 75 63 13 44 1 92 0 0 3 1.294 9.3 0.7 2.3 4.9 2.09
6 Ken Kravec* 22 6 6 .500 3.41 27 24 3 2 0 132.0 100 58 50 12 79 0 105 2 3 2 1.356 6.8 0.8 5.4 7.2 1.33
7 Jimmy Lee* 25 3 1 .750 3.21 18 0 0 0 0 42.0 39 16 15 2 9 1 28 1 1 0 1.143 8.4 0.4 1.9 6.0 3.11
8 David Leisman 24 4 4 .500 5.53 17 6 0 0 0 57.0 69 41 35 7 23 2 31 2 1 1 1.614 10.9 1.1 3.6 4.9 1.35
9 Robert McCauley 25 0 2 .000 5.73 4 1 0 0 0 11.0 10 7 7 1 8 0 2 0 1 2 1.636 8.2 0.8 6.5 1.6 0.25
10 Harold McClain* 21 7 4 .636 3.36 40 0 0 0 5 67.0 66 30 25 4 34 4 40 1 0 9 1.493 8.9 0.5 4.6 5.4 1.18
11 Bill Moran 23 2 1 .667 3.95 9 5 2 1 2 41.0 45 21 18 2 13 0 41 0 0 0 1.415 9.9 0.4 2.9 9.0 3.15
12 Jim Otten 22 6 3 .667 4.20 15 13 1 1 0 75.0 80 41 35 7 29 0 54 2 0 4 1.453 9.6 0.8 3.5 6.5 1.86
13 John Shermer 23 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 4.0 1 3 0 1 4 0 5 1 0 0 1.250 2.2 2.2 9.0 11.2 1.25
14 Tom Smithson 25 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 1.500 9.0 0.0 4.5 9.0 2.00 Stats for 2 teams
15 Charles Sprinkle 26 6 2 .750 3.36 38 0 0 0 14 59.0 55 30 22 3 21 3 40 3 0 3 1.288 8.4 0.5 3.2 6.1 1.90
16 Butch Stinson* 22 1 2 .333 3.67 6 5 0 0 0 27.0 34 20 11 2 14 0 17 2 0 0 1.778 11.3 0.7 4.7 5.7 1.21
17 Pete Vuckovich 21 2 5 .286 4.21 13 9 0 0 0 47.0 50 32 22 4 29 1 42 1 0 4 1.681 9.6 0.8 5.6 8.0 1.45
18 George Weimer 24 2 2 .500 3.60 17 0 0 0 1 25.0 25 11 10 0 11 2 15 0 0 1 1.440 9.0 0.0 4.0 5.4 1.36
19 Leo Williams 21 13 9 .591 2.66 30 24 8 2 0 166.0 153 72 49 12 62 3 86 2 0 5 1.295 8.3 0.7 3.4 4.7 1.39
19 Players 22.4 72 63 .533 3.63 137 137 114 23 15 23 1162.0 1140 589 469 93 496 25 754 25 7 43 1.408 8.8 0.7 3.8 5.8 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
Jeff Sovern 95 538 62 15 10 .976 6.32 6
Tom Smithson 37 210 20 2 1 .991 6.22 3 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Palmer 31 146 11 3 3 .981 5.06 6
Michael Dlugach 2 8 0 0 0 1.000 4.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Squires 134 1173 80 5 98 .996 9.35
Juan Rios 3 20 2 0 1 1.000 7.33
Jeff Sovern 2 12 0 0 2 1.000 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Manny Estrada 107 239 286 24 62 .956 4.91
Toy McCord 23 37 64 3 16 .971 4.39
Juan Rios 8 12 28 1 6 .976 5.00
Eddie Wheeler 2 6 5 0 0 1.000 5.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donn Seidholz 67 56 107 21 7 .886 2.43
Toy McCord 36 32 60 3 5 .968 2.56
Juan Rios 33 24 39 8 5 .887 1.91
Danny Rourke 13 4 25 3 4 .906 2.23

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Buskey 77 130 225 18 51 .952 4.61
Danny Rourke 38 50 118 11 17 .939 4.42
Toy McCord 22 30 67 5 10 .951 4.41

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Norton 126 206 6 9 0 .959 1.68
Nyls Nyman 120 288 11 9 4 .971 2.49
Cleo Kilpatrick 119 213 12 14 2 .941 1.89
Larry Foster 32 50 3 3 1 .946 1.66
Joseph Pomykala 20 20 1 1 0 .955 1.05
Jeff Sovern 6 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Mike Ondina 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Donn Seidholz 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.33
Bobby Tucker 3 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kurt Best 42 3 22 1 2 .962 0.60
Harold McClain 40 6 13 1 0 .950 0.48
Charles Sprinkle 38 4 7 0 1 1.000 0.29
Jeff Holly 31 11 20 2 3 .939 1.00
Leo Williams 30 8 23 1 1 .969 1.03
Ken Kravec 27 2 19 1 1 .955 0.78
Francisco Barrios 26 10 16 0 1 1.000 1.00
Jimmy Lee 18 4 7 0 0 1.000 0.61
David Leisman 17 3 9 0 0 1.000 0.71
George Weimer 17 2 3 3 0 .625 0.29
Jim Otten 15 5 12 0 1 1.000 1.13
Pete Vuckovich 13 0 3 1 0 .750 0.23
Bill Moran 9 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.67
Jim Geddes 7 1 3 1 0 .800 0.57
Butch Stinson 6 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Robert McCauley 4 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
John Shermer 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Dave Frost 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Tom Smithson 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Francisco Barrios 21 R R 5' 11.0" 155 Jun 10, 1953 Hermosillo, Sonora, MX
Kurt Best 22 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1952
Mike Buskey 25 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jan 13, 1949 San Francisco, CA, US
Michael Dlugach 23 R R 5' 10.0" 190 1951
Manny Estrada 22 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jun 9, 1952 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Larry Foster 23 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Feb 23, 1951
Dave Frost 21 R R 6' 6.0" 235 Nov 17, 1952 Long Beach, CA, US
Jim Geddes 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 23, 1949 Columbus, OH, US
Jeff Holly 21 L L 6' 5.0" 210 Mar 1, 1953 San Pedro, CA, US
Cleo Kilpatrick 20 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 18, 1954
Ken Kravec 22 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 29, 1951 Cleveland, OH, US
Jimmy Lee 25 L L 5' 11.0" 155 Oct 24, 1948
David Leisman 24 R R 6' 5.0" 195 Jun 14, 1950
Robert McCauley 25 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1949
Harold McClain 21 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 6, 1952
Toy McCord 27 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 17, 1947 Sumter, SC, US
Bill Moran 23 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Sep 26, 1950 Portsmouth, VA, US
Fred Norton 23 R R 6' 2.0" 175 May 7, 1951
Nyls Nyman 20 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 7, 1954 Detroit, MI, US
Mike Ondina 20 L R 6' 2.0" 190 May 27, 1954
Jim Otten 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 1, 1951 Lewistown, MT, US
Robert Palmer 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1955
Joseph Pomykala 24 L R 6' 0.0" 170 1950
Juan Rios 31 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jul 14, 1942 Mayaguez, PR
Danny Rourke 26 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Oct 7, 1947
Donn Seidholz 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1953
John Shermer 23 R R 6' 5.0" 210 1951
Tom Smithson 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 30, 1949
Jeff Sovern 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 12, 1951
Charles Sprinkle 26 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 28, 1948 Detroit, MI, US
Mike Squires 22 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 5, 1952 Kalamazoo, MI, US
Butch Stinson 22 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Sep 11, 1951
Bobby Tucker 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 22, 1951 Memphis, TN, US
Pete Vuckovich 21 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Oct 27, 1952 Johnstown, PA, US
George Weimer 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 6, 1949
Eddie Wheeler 22 R R 5' 11.0" 152 Jun 5, 1952
Leo Williams 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1953

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