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1961 Amarillo Gold Sox

1961 > Class AA > 1961 Texas League
Overall: 90-50
Scored 775 runs, Allowed 561 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 90-50

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Sheriff Robinson
Represented: Amarillo, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

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 Dick Berardino 23 139 607 529 102 159 16 10 20 93 17 5 50 91 .301 .373 .482 .855 255 15 7 6
2 Danny Bishop# 23 70 246 204 16 43 4 1 2 22 0 0 38 47 .211 .332 .270 .602 55 0 2 2 Stats for 2 teams
3 Jim Bouton 22 39 83 74 12 11 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 24 .149 .192 .162 .354 12 0 5 0
4 Donald Brummer 24 133 590 557 88 174 30 4 11 74 12 11 21 38 .312 .338 .440 .778 245 2 7 3
5 Chuck Buheller 27 111 446 416 57 125 15 2 16 88 0 3 25 55 .300 .342 .462 .804 192 2 2 1
6 James Burton 23 31 59 47 6 12 1 0 0 6 0 0 9 8 .255 .375 .277 .652 13 0 3 0
7 Jack Cullen 21 33 68 58 9 11 3 0 0 3 0 0 6 28 .190 .262 .241 .503 14 0 3 1
8 David Davis* 23 76 230 215 23 54 8 2 0 17 3 0 11 23 .251 .286 .307 .593 66 0 3 1
9 Jack Davis 26 134 511 437 88 124 32 0 19 79 8 0 73 104 .284 .386 .487 .874 213 0 1 0
10 William Drummond 27 34 20 15 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .133 .188 .133 .321 2 0 4 0
11 James Dunn 25 10 9 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 1 0
12 Paul Erickson 22 38 14 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .200 .333 .200 .533 2 0 2 0
13 Leonardo Ferguson 22 5 6 2 .333
14 Edmond Gary* 21 10 27 23 4 5 0 1 0 2 0 1 2 8 .217 .308 .304 .612 7 1 1 0
15 Raymond Geiser* 23 7 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
16 Gene Hassell* 33 17 57 41 6 5 0 0 0 2 1 2 14 3 .122 .357 .122 .479 5 1 1 0
17 Norm Kampschror* 24 4 6 1 .167
18 Robert Lasko 22 24 66 51 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 17 .078 .203 .078 .282 4 1 7 0
19 Phil Linz 22 105 477 433 70 151 28 3 4 41 13 7 34 32 .349 .396 .455 .851 197 1 7 2
20 Dominick Maisano 27 22 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .143 .250 .143 .393 1 0 0 0
21 Michael Mathiesen* 23 134 575 475 88 146 27 9 4 57 13 4 80 89 .307 .406 .427 .833 203 4 8 8
22 Thomas McNulty* 25 40 67 56 5 15 2 0 0 9 0 0 9 13 .268 .379 .304 .682 17 1 1 0
23 Herbert Merklen* 24 44 182 151 22 37 8 1 6 29 3 2 27 34 .245 .365 .430 .795 65 2 1 1
24 Pete Mikkelsen 21 5 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
25 Joseph Miller 27 96 328 287 48 80 15 3 7 50 5 0 32 45 .279 .355 .425 .780 122 4 1 4
26 Joe Pepitone* 20 123 531 484 86 153 24 7 21 87 1 2 33 40 .316 .364 .525 .888 254 6 3 5
27 Rudolph Serrett* 21 7 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
28 Hal Stowe* 23 24 60 51 6 8 0 0 0 4 0 0 6 16 .157 .246 .157 .402 8 0 3 0
29 Bruce Swango* 24 6 5 1 .200
30 Dick Windle 27 67 255 240 36 70 10 1 7 32 2 1 12 31 .292 .331 .429 .760 103 2 1 0
30 Players 23.9 140 5500 4839 775 1382 222 44 118 692 75 39 494 632 .286 .356 .423 .778 2046 116 50 83 34 44
* - 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 Jim Bouton 22 13 7 .650 2.97 28 27 13 2 197.0 179 80 65 11 81 5 151 5 0 11 1.320 8.2 0.5 3.7 6.9 1.86
2 Chuck Buheller 27 0 0 3
3 James Burton 23 6 9 .400 3.30 28 20 7 1 150.0 127 76 55 15 77 5 90 1 0 18 1.360 7.6 0.9 4.6 5.4 1.17
4 Jack Cullen 21 11 9 .550 3.20 32 23 3 3 169.0 158 72 60 12 70 6 123 7 0 15 1.349 8.4 0.6 3.7 6.6 1.76
5 William Drummond 27 10 4 .714 3.31 34 2 0 0 87.0 76 37 32 7 54 8 51 0 0 8 1.494 7.9 0.7 5.6 5.3 0.94
6 James Dunn 25 2 1 .667 8
7 Paul Erickson 22 4 4 .500 2.25 38 0 0 0 64.0 47 21 16 1 34 5 31 0 0 0 1.266 6.6 0.1 4.8 4.4 0.91
8 Leonardo Ferguson 22 0 0 3
9 Raymond Geiser* 23 1 1 .500 6
10 Robert Lasko 22 11 4 .733 2.62 24 24 5 1 168.0 115 63 49 6 111 0 128 3 0 12 1.345 6.2 0.3 5.9 6.9 1.15
11 Dominick Maisano 27 2 2 .500 4.36 22 0 0 0 33.0 30 21 16 3 34 1 20 0 0 0 1.939 8.2 0.8 9.3 5.5 0.59
12 Thomas McNulty 25 14 5 .737 3.06 32 19 6 3 159.0 144 65 54 9 48 5 133 2 0 12 1.208 8.2 0.5 2.7 7.5 2.77
13 Pete Mikkelsen 21 1 1 .500 3.60 5 5.0 6 5 2 1 0 1.400 10.8 1.8 0.0 0.00
14 Rudolph Serrett* 21 1 1 .500 7
15 Hal Stowe* 23 14 1 .933 3.16 24 18 8 1 134.0 141 62 47 8 35 2 88 5 0 2 1.313 9.5 0.5 2.4 5.9 2.51
16 Bruce Swango 24 0 1 .000 5
16 Players 23.2 90 50 .643 3.22 140 140 92 48 12 1240.0 1114 561 444 83 585 41 773 24 2 82 1.370 8.1 0.6 4.2 5.6 1.32
* - 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
Danny Bishop 63 385 29 3 4 .993 6.57 5 Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Miller 60 334 33 2 6 .995 6.12
Dick Windle 44 273 35 5 3 .984 7.00 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Buheller 80 683 61 9 57 .988 9.30
Herbert Merklen 43 415 34 6 46 .987 10.44
Joe Pepitone 16 98 5 0 7 1.000 6.44
Dick Windle 16 132 10 2 14 .986 8.88

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donald Brummer 130 310 375 20 95 .972 5.27
David Davis 16 31 38 5 6 .932 4.31

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Mathiesen 97 92 205 27 24 .917 3.06
David Davis 31 20 65 8 5 .914 2.74
Gene Hassell 14 8 23 2 2 .939 2.21

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Linz 103 171 335 52 58 .907 4.91
Michael Mathiesen 37 59 104 11 21 .937 4.41

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Berardino 132 202 13 9 3 .960 1.63

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Pepitone 107 213 10 6 1 .974 2.08
Jack Davis 41 71 3 3 0 .961 1.80

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Davis 98 137 13 3 1 .980 1.53
Chuck Buheller 28 30 1 4 0 .886 1.11
David Davis 12 12 0 1 0 .923 1.00
Joseph Miller 12 11 0 1 0 .917 0.92

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Erickson 38 2 5 0 3 1.000 0.18
William Drummond 34 1 14 1 0 .938 0.44
Jack Cullen 32 5 31 1 3 .973 1.13
Thomas McNulty 32 4 17 2 0 .913 0.66
Jim Bouton 28 11 43 1 9 .982 1.93
James Burton 28 7 42 2 1 .961 1.75
Robert Lasko 24 9 26 2 2 .946 1.46
Hal Stowe 24 8 29 2 0 .949 1.54
Dominick Maisano 22 4 8 1 0 .923 0.55
James Dunn 8 0.00
Rudolph Serrett 7 0.00
Raymond Geiser 6 0.00
Pete Mikkelsen 5 0.00
Bruce Swango 5 0.00
Chuck Buheller 3 0.00
Leonardo Ferguson 3 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dick Berardino 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 2, 1937 Cambridge, MA, US
Danny Bishop 23 S R 6' 2.0" 195 1938
Jim Bouton 22 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 8, 1939 Newark, NJ, US
Donald Brummer 24 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1937
Chuck Buheller 27 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 20, 1934 Richmond, VA, US
James Burton 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1938
Jack Cullen 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 6, 1939 Newark, NJ, US
David Davis 23 L R 5' 10.0" 165 Oct 13, 1937 Freeburg, PA, US
Jack Davis 26 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1935
William Drummond 27 R R 215 1934
James Dunn 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1936
Paul Erickson 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 14, 1938 Denver, CO, US
Leonardo Ferguson 22 R R 5' 11.0" 150 Apr 23, 1939 Guabito, PA
Edmond Gary 21 L R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 13, 1939 Jackson, MS, US
Raymond Geiser 23 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1938
Gene Hassell 33 L R 5' 8.0" 155 Jun 15, 1928 Rivermines, MO, US
Norm Kampschror 24 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Mar 29, 1937 Glendive, MT, US
Robert Lasko 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Apr 14, 1939 New Westminster, BC, CA
Phil Linz 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 4, 1939 Baltimore, MD, US
Dominick Maisano 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1934
Michael Mathiesen 23 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 6, 1938
Thomas McNulty 25 L R 6' 0.0" 160 Apr 2, 1936 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Herbert Merklen 24 L L 6' 4.0" 200 1937
Pete Mikkelsen 21 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Oct 25, 1939 Staten Island, NY, US
Joseph Miller 27 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1934
Joe Pepitone 20 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 9, 1940 Brooklyn, NY, US
Rudolph Serrett 21 L L 6' 4.0" 185 Aug 26, 1939
Hal Stowe 23 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 29, 1937 Gastonia, NC, US
Bruce Swango 24 L R 5' 11.0" 200 Mar 12, 1937 Welch, OK, US
Dick Windle 27 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 11, 1934 Kansas City, MO, US

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