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1969 Pittsfield Red Sox

1969 > Class AA > 1969 Eastern League
Overall: 68-72
Scored 590 runs, Allowed 577 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-69

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Billy Gardner
Represented: Pittsfield, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1968 / 1970

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Frank Austin23113442404481091011575113563.270.327.411.738166021
2Michael Budd*261093883173871122840016737.224.358.350.708111022
3John Butler2641153138193750519211429.268.333.413.74657001
4Chris Coletta*2412433941122142044.282.349.513.86220000
5Donald Dilly25943853254983202332625059.255.360.357.717116523
6Stephen Eagan22923212200020026.
7Carlton Fisk219735130938751831041203360.243.329.417.746129711
8Billy Gardner412431100000010.333.500.333.8331000
9John Hamilton191440100000000.
10Raymond Henningsen2320514351320060067.302.392.349.74115101
11Buddy Hunter21742592173153101322203338.244.348.341.68974261
12Richard Jackson*235417215014274025002120.
13Bill Lee*2212651000000011.
14John Mason2413655249078142215463434948.290.352.378.730185319
15Raul Mercado2635110000000001.
16Rick Miller*2177265221255871632124346.262.385.385.77085100
17John Mountain*2424948612247001032714.279.330.360.69031001
18Juan Ramos2322645431120080098.204.317.241.55813010
19Daniel Rudanovich24933402933965121127123933.222.318.280.59882404
20James Russin28993052693565501346103255.242.321.405.727109103
21Katsuhiro Shitanishi261375995137611613402720126849.226.325.267.593137963
22Curtis Suchan181440200000000.500.500.5001.0002000
23James Thomas#24221101100000001.0001.0002.0003.0002000
24Frederick Wolcott2313356050572142285147525544119.281.342.440.782222524
24 Players24.014150664412590110917927855347031558697.251.338.362.700159739233424
* - 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
1Edward Baird2334.4295.949930053.06840356211252021.67911.
2Carl Boteze2333.5003.327420038.03322144150210041.2637.
3Paul Dowd2237.3006.23151442065.08054458285304021.66211.
4Jack Gaines*2432.6006.19131211048.05236338450401012.0219.
5Dave Gray2654.5562.84131242173.04732233390601071.1785.
6Bill Lee*2262.7502.06101020070.04825164321480001.1436.
7Raul Mercado2655.5004.6734000479.0100534163114300011.65811.
8Dick Mills2452.7143.63101031057.04825234330490061.4217.
9Tom Parsons2977.5002.25471108132.0129503353516944121.2428.
10Charles Prediger2211.5002.122210017.0164408270011.4128.
11James Thomas*2468.4293.302117631120.0111574411525701051.3588.
12James Thornton2513.2503.5719400153.06225213323290141.77410.
13Ivy Washington24814.3643.0725251410167.015280575100111373191.5098.
14Fred Wenz27000.00200014.010001090000.5002.
15Ken Wright221210.5453.1631211242165.01477458592813615281.4488.
15 Players24.56872.4863.53141141885317181141.010945774477256466785315521.4538.
* - 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


Carlton Fisk9755165224.9666.359
Richard Jackson462642566.9806.286
Stephen Eagan822610.9663.501


Frank Austin9981459970.9908.82
James Russin54347261239.9696.91
Michael Budd211111.9236.00
Richard Jackson130001.0003.00


Buddy Hunter711541821049.9714.73
Katsuhiro Shitanishi71131169835.9744.23
John Mason68712.9382.50
Billy Gardner232001.0002.50


John Mason1271181915527.8492.43
James Russin16112350.8722.13
Katsuhiro Shitanishi651721.9173.67
John Butler212001.0001.50


Katsuhiro Shitanishi61971571641.9414.16
John Butler39701131021.9484.69
Juan Ramos22276056.9463.95
Raymond Henningsen19184459.9253.26
John Mason652062.8064.17
Buddy Hunter213001.0002.00
John Hamilton14312.8757.00


Frederick Wolcott1332071262.9731.65
Donald Dilly94147551.9681.62
Daniel Rudanovich88121722.9851.45
Rick Miller75150833.9812.11
John Mountain2332221.9441.48
Frank Austin12210001.0001.75
Chris Coletta690001.0001.50
John Mason241001.0002.50
Michael Budd110001.0001.00
Raul Mercado110001.0001.00
Curtis Suchan112001.0003.00


Tom Parsons47104322.9641.13
Raul Mercado3451010.9380.44
Ken Wright3152724.9411.03
Ivy Washington25113541.9201.84
James Thomas2121120.8670.62
James Thornton1929001.0000.58
Paul Dowd15615001.0001.40
Jack Gaines132920.8460.85
Dave Gray1351521.9091.54
Bill Lee1041920.9202.30
Dick Mills103411.8750.70
Edward Baird94510.9001.00
Carl Boteze737001.0001.43
Charles Prediger225001.0003.50
Fred Wenz200000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Frank Austin23RR5' 10.0"180Nov 16, 1945Tempe, AZ, US
Edward Baird23RR6' 4.0"2201946
Carl Boteze23RR5' 11.0"185Oct 31, 1945
Michael Budd26LR5' 10.0"175Oct 9, 1942Siler City, NC, US
John Butler26RR5' 10.0"172Jul 13, 1942Valdosta, GA, US
Chris Coletta24LL5' 11.0"190Aug 2, 1944Brooklyn, NY, US
Donald Dilly25RR6' 1.0"200Feb 4, 1944Muskegon, MI, US
Paul Dowd22LR6' 0.0"190Sep 14, 1946Detroit, MI, US
Stephen Eagan22RR5' 11.0"210Oct 7, 1946Topeka, KS, US
Carlton Fisk21RR6' 3.0"200Dec 26, 1947Bellows Falls, VT, US
Jack Gaines24LL6' 1.0"165Jan 27, 1945Portsmouth, VA, US
Billy Gardner41RR6' 0.0"170Jul 19, 1927Waterford, CT, US
Dave Gray26RR6' 1.0"190Jan 7, 1943Ogden, UT, US
John Hamilton19RR5' 11.0"160Apr 25, 1950
Raymond Henningsen23RR5' 9.0"145Aug 7, 1945Omaha, NE, US
Buddy Hunter21RR5' 10.0"170Aug 9, 1947Omaha, NE, US
Richard Jackson23LR5' 11.0"190May 20, 1946Los Angeles, CA, US
Bill Lee22LL6' 3.0"205Dec 28, 1946Burbank, CA, US
John Mason24RR6' 0.0"175Feb 14, 1945Kingsville, TX, US
Raul Mercado26RR6' 2.0"185Apr 8, 1943Sabana Grande, PR
Rick Miller21LL6' 0.0"175Apr 19, 1948Grand Rapids, MI, US
Dick Mills24RR6' 3.0"195Jan 29, 1945Boston, MA, US
John Mountain24LL5' 9.0"160Feb 10, 1945Cambridge, MA, US
Tom Parsons29RR6' 7.0"210Sep 13, 1939Lakeville, CT, US
Charles Prediger22RR6' 3.0"196Dec 8, 1946Philadelphia, PA, US
Juan Ramos23RR5' 10.0"160Mar 28, 1946Santurce, PR
Daniel Rudanovich24RR5' 10.0"175Sep 20, 1944St. Louis, MO, US
James Russin28RR6' 4.0"200Dec 9, 1940Morristown, NJ, US
Katsuhiro Shitanishi26RR5' 8.0"160May 23, 1943Fresno, CA, US
Curtis Suchan18RR5' 11.0"185Aug 11, 1950
James Thomas24SL6' 2.0"207Dec 9, 1944Sacramento, CA, US
James Thornton25RR6' 2.0"195Jan 16, 1944Escondido, CA, US
Ivy Washington24LR6' 1.0"165May 16, 1945Independence, LA, US
Fred Wenz27RR6' 3.0"214Aug 26, 1941Bound Brook, NJ, US
Frederick Wolcott23RR5' 11.0"180Oct 13, 1945Wyandotte, MI, US
Ken Wright22RR6' 2.0"210Sep 4, 1946Pensacola, FL, US

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