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1972 Birmingham A's

1972 > Class AA > 1972 Southern League (West)
Overall: 49-90
Scored 453 runs, Allowed 632 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 49-90

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1971 / 1973

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Glenn Abbott2113343204100200019.125.125.156.2815020
2Mike Barlow*241816151100000009.067.067.067.1331010
3Brien Bickerton*2217550000000003.000.000.000.0000000
4Bill Brooks*2288295269336894927311946.253.301.416.718112133
5James Brunette24185143511300300614.256.333.326.65914002
6Charlie Chant2012342737945801421046854159.211.289.338.627128223
7Buddy Copeland#2521494356100700416.140.213.163.3767020
8Marshal Crossan222225212100000038.048.167.048.2141010
9Chuck Dobson289551100000000.200.200.200.4001000
10Stephen Easton*23326258413201100112.224.250.310.56018120
11William Fitzgerald251083863532469160132002364.195.248.249.49788334
12Phil Garner237129726445741061240322743.280.355.500.855132411
13Bill Geiger25161090300000013.333.400.333.7333000
14Vic Harris#2232143126173761012621218.294.355.357.71245122
15Leon Hooten242629261600020028.231.276.231.5076001
16Allan Lewis#301123913704399631233461565.268.302.308.610114330
17Keith Lieppman2313452348556128179962253269.264.308.392.700190105
18Joe Lindsey*2150177157174031181051919.255.335.306.64148010
19Gil Marcano2125484437001400312.159.213.227.44010010
20Hank Marion*24852912442449112622424353.201.322.336.65882121
21Michael Marostica*252583717143016001120.197.313.282.59520100
22Paul Mastin253914130201000016.154.214.308.5224000
23Denny McLain28819170300020007.176.176.176.3533020
24Stanley Meadows#29313130300010101.231.231.231.4623000
25Joe Robinson2412393716000000210.162.205.162.3676000
26Reggie Sanders227730426937891821150212841.331.391.535.927144205Stats for 2 teams
27Tommy Sandt211094263864085112114453469.220.284.267.551103132
28Dale Sanner*2095363325307173733403298.218.289.323.612105132
29Tom Smith252414141200000004.143.143.143.2862000
30Patrick Tatom222830292600110008.207.207.310.5179010
31Mike Weathers22812962732468122219112264.249.305.330.63590010
32Robert Williams2463183168103740620001341.220.275.351.62659011
33Robert Wolf2315313113000000011.097.097.097.1943000
33 Players23.013948644406453102714337724018236373887.233.294.331.626146021372728
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Glenn Abbott2138.2732.51131361097.08438275312784061.1867.80.52.97.22.52
2Mike Barlow2424.3333.7418411453.04930220220524041.3408.30.03.78.82.36
3Brien Bickerton*2202.0007.3916300028.03428231271225272.17910.90.38.77.10.81
4Buddy Copeland25116.6472.402117600131.012458353452984081.2908.50.23.16.72.18
5Marshal Crossan22311.2147.35221210071.010570584391381042.02813.30.54.94.80.97
6Chuck Dobson2803.0004.749400119.0191210140120011.2119.00.51.95.73.00
7Stephen Easton*23510.3333.622522811144.015365588674884251.5289.60.54.25.51.31
8Bill Geiger2501.0005.6616000035.03724221231181081.7149.50.35.94.60.78
9Leon Hooten2456.4553.3125731387.086393274229430111.4718.90.74.39.72.24
10Gil Marcano21510.3333.312518411136.013457509411910351.2878.90.62.76.02.22
11Paul Mastin2542.6673.0439220477.07427267112520011.1048.60.81.36.14.73
12Denny McLain2833.5006.328830057.063404015190373031.4399.92.43.05.81.95
13Tom Smith2535.3755.3324510149.04732295311501041.5928.60.95.79.21.61
14Patrick Tatom22212.1435.93271320091.01057760107035911121.92310.41.06.95.80.84
15Robert Wolf2337.3003.96121140075.08435335272568211.48010.10.63.26.72.07
15 Players23.54990.3534.1113913998416151149.0119863252581499228453910801.4779.40.63.96.61.69
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
William Fitzgerald926245685.9887.3913
Robert Williams512951992.9726.166

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Keith Lieppman1311004701082.9918.20
Reggie Sanders5143024338.9938.90Stats for 2 teams
William Fitzgerald1063424.9716.70

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mike Weathers811812221941.9554.98
Vic Harris328471610.9634.84
Hank Marion255351313.9724.16
Joe Robinson33220.7141.67

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Phil Garner7174116139.9362.68
Joe Lindsey49446194.9212.14
Hank Marion851230.8502.13
William Fitzgerald651230.8502.83
Stanley Meadows33510.8892.67
Joe Robinson313001.0001.33

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Tommy Sandt1041503071756.9644.39
Hank Marion313679412.9663.71
Joe Robinson6121845.8825.00
Keith Lieppman25312.8894.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Charlie Chant11719612110.9501.78
Allan Lewis95142370.9541.53
Dale Sanner922161082.9662.46
Bill Brooks7498431.9711.38
Reggie Sanders2532311.9721.40Stats for 2 teams
Michael Marostica2332110.9711.43
James Brunette1225330.9032.33
Hank Marion8113001.0001.75

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Paul Mastin39410001.0000.36
Patrick Tatom2731130.8240.52
Stephen Easton25920011.0001.16
Leon Hooten2541711.9550.84
Gil Marcano2562010.9631.04
Tom Smith243510.8890.33
Marshal Crossan2291411.9581.05
Buddy Copeland213910.9230.57
Mike Barlow1827001.0000.50
Brien Bickerton1626001.0000.50
Bill Geiger1605001.0000.31
Glenn Abbott1321730.8641.46
Robert Wolf128910.9441.42
Chuck Dobson900000.00
Denny McLain815001.0000.75

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Glenn Abbott21RR6' 6.0"200Feb 16, 1951Little Rock, AR, US
Mike Barlow24LR6' 6.0"210Apr 30, 1948Stamford, NY, US
Brien Bickerton22LL6' 3.0"185Jul 6, 1949
Bill Brooks22LL5' 10.0"160Sep 3, 1949
James Brunette24RR6' 2.0"190Aug 15, 1947Chicago, IL, US
Charlie Chant20RR6' 0.0"190Aug 7, 1951Bell, CA, US
Buddy Copeland25SR6' 1.0"180Feb 28, 1947
Marshal Crossan22RR6' 1.0"1701950
Chuck Dobson28RR6' 4.0"200Jan 10, 1944Kansas City, MO, US
Stephen Easton23LL6' 2.0"190May 20, 1949
William Fitzgerald25RR6' 4.0"1951947
Phil Garner23RR5' 10.0"175Apr 30, 1949Jefferson City, TN, US
Bill Geiger25RR6' 1.0"200Feb 8, 1947Red Bank, NJ, US
Vic Harris22SR5' 11.0"165Mar 27, 1950Los Angeles, CA, US
Leon Hooten24RR5' 11.0"180Apr 4, 1948Downey, CA, US
Allan Lewis30SR6' 0.0"170Dec 12, 1941Colon, Colon, PA
Keith Lieppman23RR6' 2.0"205Jan 17, 1949
Joe Lindsey21LR6' 2.0"Sep 1, 1950
Gil Marcano21RR6' 0.0"183Oct 8, 1950
Hank Marion24LR6' 1.0"160Oct 27, 1947Anderson, SC, US
Michael Marostica25LL5' 11.0"1751947
Paul Mastin25RR5' 10.0"1601947
Denny McLain28RR6' 1.0"185Mar 29, 1944Chicago, IL, US
Stanley Meadows29SR5' 8.0"165Mar 31, 1943
Joe Robinson24RR6' 0.0"1701948
Reggie Sanders22RR6' 2.0"205Sep 9, 1949Birmingham, AL, US
Tommy Sandt21RR5' 11.0"175Dec 22, 1950Brooklyn, NY, US
Dale Sanner20LR6' 3.0"190Feb 1, 1952
Tom Smith25RR5' 10.0"1751947
Patrick Tatom22RR6' 2.0"190Apr 28, 1950
Mike Weathers22RR6' 2.0"185Nov 25, 1949
Robert Williams24RR6' 2.0"1951948
Robert Wolf23RR6' 3.0"1801949

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