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1961 Asheville Tourists

1961 > Class A > 1961 South Atlantic League
Overall: 87-50
Scored 774 runs, Allowed 638 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-57

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Ray Hathaway
Represented: Asheville, NC
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960 / 1962

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Gene Alley201356005488614423814611343100.263.320.411.7312254323
2Bob Bailey1875290218394812193166453.220.402.408.810893415
3Joe Blasko25210000.000.0000
4Duncan Campbell23106459399801192331675164255.298.378.491.86919612153
5Don Corella*27710000.000.0000
6Dick Doepker24252927451004004.
7Larry Foss2515423741000010212.270.308.270.578100300
8Reginaldo Grenald2997301255396717473803356.263.348.443.7911133552
9Thomas Haake239212.095
10Reginald Hamilton24963943614910120364453057.280.338.402.7391452013
11James Hardison*262466586830150524.
12Leonard Jackson2759140131430611161831.229.273.313.586410101Stats for 2 teams
13Rex Johnston#23132577505771432451866136158.283.360.457.8172312455
14John Kelly#24293631520001049.
15Don Kildoo262111.000
16Charles Kolakowski28232319110000039. for 2 teams
17Bob Lee232730252720040314.280.357.360.71790200
18Charles Leonard*21672892544461101133823230.240.326.441.7671121111
19LeRoy Luketich2123666461661030124.250.262.375.637240100
20Orlando McFarlane23118461392921182032174275476.301.400.528.92820711313
21Edward Montgomery234717114523334011702416.228.341.276.617401102
22Albert Muench252134286300012614.
23Ed Napoleon231110001.0001.0001
24Donald Nipp229247.292
25George Perez239105.500
26Bob Priddy215103.300
27Curt Raydon275132.154
28Benny Rich28861.167Stats for 2 teams
29Gary Rushing231345774731081473032599793105.311.424.545.9702584257
30Tommie Sisk1920614981310051818.265.362.286.648140310
31Willie Stargell*2113049845378131218228923683.289.348.517.8652346124
32Jim Stoll23202622640003046.182.308.182.49040000
33Ed Strichek25482718652014059.278.480.5561.036102200Stats for 2 teams
34Red Swanson242360540710010116.
35Red Witt296112.182
35 Players22.8137521945587741224228411556768946572880.269.348.439.7871999583134
* - 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
1Joe Blasko2501.0009.0024.054602.75011.213.5
2Don Corella*27201.0002.70713.140
3Dick Doepker2484.6672.472552087.182472453044311101.2828.
4Larry Foss25103.7692.34151572104.07538277543802031.2406.
5Thomas Haake2324.3332.60992062.15127182433285031.5087.
6James Hardison26162.8892.752118131163.2149705012707906181.3388.
7John Kelly*2439.2505.85291420104.211386688106194110172.0929.
8Don Kildoo*26001.9324.210
9Charles Kolakowski2847.3644.772381071.27045389352422021.4658. for 2 teams
10Bob Lee2356.4553.772720086.077383694828350101.4538.
11George Perez2312.3335.40941031.23324193170141031.5799.
12Bob Priddy2121.6679.975021.22627242302.26210.89.6
13Curt Raydon2723.4004.72652040.04024212111123031.2759.
14Benny Rich2811.5006.64820.1150Stats for 2 teams
15Peter Sala*23000.0011.000
16Tommie Sisk19123.8003.82201781143.2123706187929010111.4067.
17Jim Stoll2334.4296.2415111062.07854435461481062.00011.
18Ed Strichek25114.7333.9148211103.2100544516456760001.3998. for 2 teams
19Red Swanson24103.7693.262320102152.01506655163861092021.2378.
20Red Witt2911.5004.50524.02612121301.6259.84.9
20 Players24.38750.6353.69137137825581196.01144638490101631378064328953011.4848.
* - 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


Orlando McFarlane11364540207.9726.066
LeRoy Luketich20125910.9936.703
Leonard Jackson17942323.9836.882Stats for 2 teams


Gary Rushing7166836958.9879.92
Charles Leonard6768339763.99010.78


Gene Alley1331923764195.9334.27


Duncan Campbell1031042023116.9082.97
Reginald Hamilton20193225.9622.55
Leonard Jackson1683112.9752.44Stats for 2 teams


Bob Bailey711402042742.9274.85
Reginald Hamilton661322042531.9315.09


Rex Johnston131242792.9651.90
Willie Stargell13026414194.9362.14
Reginaldo Grenald7279660.9341.18
Gary Rushing56692111.8661.27
Edward Montgomery3937721.9571.13


Ed Strichek48315001.0000.38Stats for 2 teams
John Kelly2952313.9660.97
Bob Lee2711521.8890.59
Dick Doepker25416021.0000.80
Charles Kolakowski2321120.8670.57Stats for 2 teams
Red Swanson23928021.0001.61
James Hardison2182424.9411.52
Tommie Sisk20625011.0001.55
Larry Foss15216031.0001.20
Jim Stoll156630.8000.80

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Gene Alley20RR5' 10.0"160Jul 10, 1940Richmond, VA, US
Bob Bailey18RR6' 1.0"180Oct 13, 1942Long Beach, CA, US
Joe Blasko25RR5' 11.0"185Aug 28, 1935Pittsburgh, PA, US
Duncan Campbell23RR5' 10.0"175Oct 21, 1937Bluefields, NI
Don Corella27LL6' 2.0"185Apr 14, 1934San Luis Obispo, CA, US
Dick Doepker24RR6' 0.0"175Aug 11, 1936Annahein, SK, CA
Larry Foss25RR6' 2.0"187Apr 18, 1936Castleton, KS, US
Reginaldo Grenald29RR5' 11.0"1701932
Thomas Haake23RR6' 2.0"200Oct 24, 1937Germantown, IL, US
Reginald Hamilton24RR5' 6.0"150Aug 4, 1936Washington, DC, US
James Hardison26LR6' 2.0"175Nov 20, 1934Plymouth, NC, US
Leonard Jackson27RR6' 2.0"205Jun 18, 1934Caroleen, NC, US
Rex Johnston23SR6' 1.0"202Nov 8, 1937Colton, CA, US
John Kelly24SL6' 4.0"195Jan 10, 1937Detroit, MI, US
Don Kildoo26RL6' 1.0"180Jun 6, 1935Washington, DC, US
Charles Kolakowski28RR6' 1.0"205Dec 22, 1932Sayreville, NJ, US
Bob Lee23RR6' 3.0"225Nov 26, 1937Ottumwa, IA, US
Charles Leonard21LL6' 0.0"185May 6, 1940Bullsgap, TN, US
LeRoy Luketich21RR6' 0.0"1851940
Orlando McFarlane23RR6' 0.0"180Jun 28, 1938Oriente, CU
Edward Montgomery23RR5' 11.0"1751938
Albert Muench25RR6' 0.0"1721936
Ed Napoleon23RR5' 9.0"170Sep 13, 1937Baltimore, MD, US
Donald Nipp22RR6' 0.0"194Feb 7, 1939Blair, OK, US
George Perez23RR6' 2.0"200Dec 29, 1937San Fernando, CA, US
Bob Priddy21RR6' 1.0"200Dec 10, 1939Pittsburgh, PA, US
Curt Raydon27RR6' 4.0"190Nov 18, 1933Bloomington, IL, US
Benny Rich28RR6' 1.0"1901933
Gary Rushing23RR6' 4.0"220May 11, 1938Nevada City, CA, US
Peter Sala23LL6' 0.0"1901938
Tommie Sisk19RR6' 3.0"195Apr 12, 1942Ardmore, OK, US
Willie Stargell21LL6' 2.0"188Mar 6, 1940Earlsboro, OK, US
Jim Stoll23RR6' 0.0"180Nov 12, 1937Stockton, CA, US
Ed Strichek25RR5' 11.0"165Jul 4, 1935Youngstown, OH, US
Red Swanson24RR6' 1.0"175Oct 15, 1936Baton Rouge, LA, US
Red Witt29RR6' 3.0"185Nov 9, 1931Long Beach, CA, US

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