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1976 Iowa Oaks

1976 > Class AAA > 1976 American Association (East)
Overall: 68-68
Scored 592 runs, Allowed 620 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-71

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Loren Babe
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA), Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA) and Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1975 / 1977

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Alan Bannister24321431182429603121232319.246.369.373.74244020
2Kevin Bell20511871652447120424312144.285.366.430.79671010
3Kurt Best24241070100010014.143.333.143.4761110
4Steve Blateric3222760000000012.
5Gregory Collins24328070817201800711.243.316.314.63122111Stats for 2 teams
6Bob Coluccio2412542335655872098482366162.244.355.419.773149132
7Michael Dlugach2534585131510020066.294.368.314.68216010
8George Enright22108316271296891329003647.251.338.325.66288153
9Chuck Erickson251829252510000034.
10Manny Estrada241174213685091182530414245.247.326.348.674128344
11Sam Ewing*27101385350511232611581433043.351.398.560.958196014
12Jerry Hairston#24943983255394243565886841.289.411.428.839139041
13Gene Hiser*271113523033575161229543939.248.333.327.66099172Stats for 2 teams
14Sonny Jackson*31842432203260110222632012.273.333.350.68377030
15Chris Knapp2211342536000300212.
16Tony Komadina*233440000000004.
17Ken Kravec*2430534625000000022.
18Jack Kucek2322464314000200013.
19Tony La Russa3110738033253861104341064043.259.340.328.669109314
20Harold McClain*2338363322100200224.
21Tom McMillan242391821317010111717.
22Bill Moran2571101000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001000
23Morris Nettles*244811710016195028421715.190.308.300.60830000
24Wayne Nordhagen2799392350561063061178003146.303.352.517.8691811010Stats for 2 teams
25Nyls Nyman*22104419380601072745367103442.282.341.413.754157122
26Blue Moon Odom31310101200000004.
27Jim Otten2439433826000100212.
28Paul Patterson*268110000000001.
29Kennith Reed251421191100002025.
30Phil Roof351026252610250014.240.269.520.78913000
31Duane Shaffer255814121200000016.
32Mike Squires*2412439433637851812401075032.253.348.330.678111134
33Tim Stoddard2312880000000006.
34Greg Terlecky2435464043010400414.
35Roy Thomas23276555514201600623.255.328.345.67319040
36Hugh Yancy25732962583173112444123226.283.360.388.747100042
37Jim York285441210010000.500.500.7501.2503000
37 Players25.113750404380592113222526665349956549690.258.341.367.707160712683162
* - 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
1Kurt Best2434.4297.3024100137.04432304153301101.59510.
2Steve Blateric3223.4004.3822000239.0472519396242041.43610.
3Chris Knapp2272.7782.56111162081.06324235281741001.1237.
4Tony Komadina*2301.0004.853300013.01287110073011.6928.
5Ken Kravec*2485.6154.332422520131.01036863138941422141.4667.
6Jack Kucek2359.3574.212220200124.013068589552781091.4929.
7Tony La Russa31003.00300003.031100000021.0009.
8Harold McClain*2378.4673.543812311117.01205946113812522081.3509.
9Bill Moran2521.6677.207000010.01298050111011.70010.
10Blue Moon Odom31301.0002.573310021.021663110180031.5249.
11Jim Otten2466.5002.913814317133.0140514311453794161.3919.
12Paul Patterson2601.0008.108000010.011109310050002.1009.
13Duane Shaffer2598.5293.68580001688.091443611366625021.4439.
14Mike Squires*240018.00100002.054401010003.00022.
15Tim Stoddard2302.0005.5912200029.03720181151200021.79311.
16Greg Terlecky24106.6255.053521210132.0144927416514635041.4779.
17Roy Thomas23611.3533.752726610168.016789701572610321171.4238.
18Jim York2801.0005.795200014.01510907041021.5719.
18 Players24.36868.5004.081371371092810271152.0116562052210649748773304651.4439.
* - 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


George Enright10452956135.9785.6310
Gregory Collins291221430.9784.693Stats for 2 teams
Sam Ewing2864630.9592.503
Michael Dlugach17751012.9885.000
Chuck Erickson14543001.0004.070
Phil Roof8424001.0005.751
Wayne Nordhagen428320.9397.751


Mike Squires11282347469.9957.77
Sam Ewing3927926821.9747.82
Jerry Hairston753426.9668.14
Tony La Russa6243021.0004.50
Michael Dlugach420001.0000.50
Gene Hiser212121.8676.50Stats for 2 teams


Manny Estrada701221601127.9624.03
Hugh Yancy58115165939.9694.83
Tony La Russa183845213.9764.61
Kennith Reed234011.0003.50
Michael Dlugach102001.0002.00
Jerry Hairston110001.0001.00


Tony La Russa564597149.9102.54
Kevin Bell5039100167.8972.78
Sonny Jackson26233612.9832.27
Hugh Yancy631010.9292.17
Kennith Reed53610.9001.80
Sam Ewing44520.8182.25
Jerry Hairston323001.0001.67
Bob Coluccio110001.0001.00
Michael Dlugach101001.0001.00
Manny Estrada110001.0001.00


Manny Estrada36701151228.9395.14
Sonny Jackson3555100820.9514.43
Alan Bannister3264106922.9505.31
Tom McMillan23337239.9724.57
Hugh Yancy11122524.9493.36
Tony La Russa781453.8153.14
Kennith Reed324001.0002.00
Jerry Hairston101001.0001.00


Bob Coluccio1132281330.9882.13
Nyls Nyman981943001.0002.01
Gene Hiser921257011.0001.43Stats for 2 teams
Jerry Hairston82143530.9801.80
Sam Ewing3633611.9751.08
Morris Nettles3628230.9090.83
Tony La Russa1317010.9441.31
Sonny Jackson940001.0000.44


Duane Shaffer5868011.0000.24
Harold McClain3841911.9580.61
Jim Otten38919031.0000.74
Greg Terlecky3592140.8820.86
Roy Thomas27152731.9331.56
Kurt Best2416001.0000.29
Ken Kravec24222031.0001.00
Steve Blateric221510.8570.27
Jack Kucek22620001.0001.18
Tim Stoddard120310.7500.25
Chris Knapp1151110.9411.45
Paul Patterson811001.0000.25
Bill Moran701001.0000.14
Jim York502001.0000.40
Tony Komadina314001.0001.67
Tony La Russa301001.0000.33
Blue Moon Odom33111.8001.33
Mike Squires100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Alan Bannister24RR5' 11.0"170Sep 3, 1951Montebello, CA, US
Kevin Bell20RR6' 0.0"195Jul 13, 1955Los Angeles, CA, US
Kurt Best24RR6' 2.0"1801952
Steve Blateric32RR6' 3.0"200Mar 20, 1944Denver, CO, US
Gregory Collins24RR6' 3.0"205Feb 1, 1952
Bob Coluccio24RR5' 11.0"183Oct 2, 1951Centralia, WA, US
Michael Dlugach25RR5' 10.0"1901951
George Enright22RR5' 11.0"175May 9, 1954New Britain, CT, US
Chuck Erickson25RR6' 2.0"200Apr 13, 1951Houston, TX, US
Manny Estrada24RR5' 8.0"165Jun 9, 1952La Habana, La Habana, CU
Sam Ewing27LL6' 3.0"200Apr 9, 1949Lewisburg, TN, US
Jerry Hairston24SR5' 10.0"170Feb 16, 1952Birmingham, AL, US
Gene Hiser27LL5' 11.0"175Dec 11, 1948Baltimore, MD, US
Sonny Jackson31LR5' 9.0"150Jul 9, 1944Washington, DC, US
Chris Knapp22RR6' 5.0"195Sep 16, 1953Cherry Point, NC, US
Tony Komadina23LL6' 5.0"225Apr 1, 1953
Ken Kravec24LL6' 2.0"185Jul 29, 1951Cleveland, OH, US
Jack Kucek23RR6' 2.0"200Jun 8, 1953Warren, OH, US
Tony La Russa31RR6' 0.0"175Oct 4, 1944Tampa, FL, US
Harold McClain23LL6' 2.0"185Nov 6, 1952
Tom McMillan24RR5' 9.0"165Sep 13, 1951Richmond, VA, US
Bill Moran25RR6' 4.0"210Sep 26, 1950Portsmouth, VA, US
Morris Nettles24LL6' 1.0"170Jan 26, 1952Los Angeles, CA, US
Wayne Nordhagen27RR6' 2.0"205Jul 4, 1948Thief River Falls, MN, US
Nyls Nyman22LR6' 0.0"170Mar 7, 1954Detroit, MI, US
Blue Moon Odom31RR6' 0.0"178May 29, 1945Macon, GA, US
Jim Otten24RR6' 2.0"195Jul 1, 1951Lewistown, MT, US
Paul Patterson26LR6' 6.0"215Feb 10, 1950
Kennith Reed25RR5' 9.0"162Oct 1, 1950Chicago, IL, US
Phil Roof35RR6' 2.0"190Mar 5, 1941Paducah, KY, US
Duane Shaffer25RR6' 0.0"185Sep 27, 1950
Mike Squires24LL5' 11.0"185Mar 5, 1952Kalamazoo, MI, US
Tim Stoddard23RR6' 7.0"230Jan 24, 1953East Chicago, IN, US
Greg Terlecky24RR6' 3.0"200Mar 20, 1952Culver City, CA, US
Roy Thomas23RR6' 5.0"215Jun 22, 1953Quantico, VA, US
Hugh Yancy25RR5' 11.0"170Oct 16, 1950Sarasota, FL, US
Jim York28RR6' 3.0"200Aug 27, 1947Maywood, CA, US

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