Mobile Site You Are Here > > > > 1961 Portland Beavers


1961 Portland Beavers

1961 > Class AAA > 1961 Pacific Coast League
Overall: 71-83
Scored 676 runs, Allowed 749 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-84

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Vern Benson and Ray Katt
Represented: Portland, OR
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 Craig Anderson 22 22 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
2 Frank Barnes 34 30 39 30 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 16 .067 .243 .067 .310 2 0 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
3 Ed Bauta 26 35 13 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1
4 Jim Baxes 32 21 74 63 1 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 11 17 .095 .230 .095 .325 6 0 0 0
5 Marty Beltran* 19 38 105 96 10 22 3 0 1 8 1 1 9 23 .229 .295 .292 .587 28 0 0 0
6 Jim Brideweser 34 85 250 208 23 52 8 2 1 14 2 0 38 36 .250 .368 .322 .691 67 1 3 0
7 Jerry Buchek 19 122 483 447 56 124 17 12 14 68 0 3 28 105 .277 .319 .463 .783 207 1 4 3
8 Bob Burda* 22 148 627 539 83 142 26 7 8 59 2 3 65 33 .263 .345 .382 .727 206 6 10 7
9 Harry Byrd 36 22 11 8 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 .250 .400 .375 .775 3 0 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
10 Chris Cannizzaro 23 41 146 133 12 27 3 1 1 12 0 0 9 25 .203 .255 .263 .518 35 1 1 2
11 Duke Carmel* 24 109 411 335 52 76 13 4 14 57 2 6 70 73 .227 .358 .415 .773 139 1 0 5 Stats for 2 teams
12 Don Choate 22 39 54 45 5 9 4 1 1 6 0 0 7 18 .200 .308 .400 .708 18 0 2 0
13 Robert Funge 21 19 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200 .333 .200 .533 1 0 0 0
14 Phil Gagliano 19 145 618 549 80 143 29 2 11 61 6 4 57 57 .260 .332 .381 .713 209 3 7 2
15 Fred Herrmann 22 32 36 30 3 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 14 .167 .219 .200 .419 6 0 4 0
16 Jim Hickman 24 134 532 465 58 116 22 3 11 57 2 3 60 99 .249 .333 .381 .714 177 0 4 3
17 Dick Hughes 23 46 78 71 8 17 1 3 0 6 0 0 7 23 .239 .308 .338 .646 24 0 0 0
18 Ray Katt 34 32 115 95 8 18 3 0 2 12 1 0 17 24 .189 .313 .284 .597 27 1 0 2
19 Harry Keister* 29 54 135 120 8 25 6 2 0 10 1 0 12 18 .208 .276 .292 .568 35 0 1 2
20 Joe Koppe 30 30 116 105 15 23 7 0 1 7 1 0 9 23 .219 .284 .314 .599 33 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
21 Don Landrum* 25 86 374 336 61 105 21 5 4 35 8 2 29 34 .313 .373 .440 .813 148 4 4 1
22 Gene Leek 24 74 225 208 20 39 8 0 3 20 1 0 15 63 .188 .244 .269 .514 56 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
23 Gerald Mason* 27 32 87 78 7 18 3 1 2 9 0 0 9 11 .231 .310 .372 .682 29 0 0 0
24 Richard Mauldin 19 15 27 25 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 .160 .192 .160 .352 4 0 1 0
25 Glenn McMinn 28 31 72 58 3 10 2 0 0 3 0 0 4 17 .172 .238 .207 .445 12 1 9 0
26 Clarence Moore 29 10 25 23 2 6 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 2 .261 .320 .348 .668 8 0 0 0
27 Mel Nelson 25 49 80 73 10 21 3 0 3 12 0 0 7 26 .288 .350 .452 .802 33 0 0 0
28 Gene Oliver 26 121 507 417 88 126 17 2 36 100 6 5 86 91 .302 .422 .612 1.033 255 1 2 1
29 Satchel Paige 54 5 9 2 .222
30 Bud Podbielan 37 29 37 34 3 6 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 6 .176 .176 .294 .471 10 0 3 0 Stats for 2 teams
31 Dave Ricketts# 25 85 363 326 51 98 15 2 2 37 0 0 32 21 .301 .360 .377 .737 123 0 2 3
32 Jimmie Schaffer 25 18 65 58 9 22 4 1 4 14 0 0 7 9 .379 .446 .690 1.136 40 0 0 0
33 Mike Shannon 21 41 166 152 14 35 5 2 4 17 3 4 12 41 .230 .291 .368 .659 56 1 1 0
34 Clint Stark 19 27 45 35 3 5 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 14 .143 .231 .143 .374 5 0 6 0
35 Billy Tolar 21 4 4 1 .250
36 Charlie White* 33 95 314 272 31 73 14 1 2 37 1 0 40 43 .268 .363 .349 .712 95 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
37 Bill Wilson 32 64 195 167 14 34 5 0 6 22 0 0 24 44 .204 .304 .341 .645 57 1 1 2
37 Players 24.9 154 5737 5043 676 1277 222 48 115 623 38 25 601 913 .253 .331 .385 .716 1940 123 62 31
* - 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 Craig Anderson 22 6 3 .667 2.06 22 1 1 0 48.0 39 12 11 4 14 0 25 0 0 1 1.104 7.3 0.8 2.6 4.7 1.79
2 Frank Barnes 34 8 7 .533 4.74 30 12 1 0 114.0 125 73 60 9 53 6 86 9 0 4 1.561 9.9 0.7 4.2 6.8 1.62 Stats for 2 teams
3 Ed Bauta 26 9 1 .900 1.95 35 0 0 0 60.0 54 17 13 2 19 1 46 1 1 1 1.217 8.1 0.3 2.8 6.9 2.42
4 Harry Byrd 36 5 2 .714 5.92 21 0 0 0 38.0 55 26 25 8 7 2 16 3 0 1 1.632 13.0 1.9 1.7 3.8 2.29 Stats for 2 teams
5 Don Choate 22 10 10 .500 4.32 38 22 3 0 152.0 158 87 73 13 70 3 68 4 1 4 1.500 9.4 0.8 4.1 4.0 0.97
6 Robert Funge 21 1 3 .250 5.90 19 0 0 0 29.0 39 21 19 0 23 7 12 0 0 1 2.138 12.1 0.0 7.1 3.7 0.52
7 Bob Grim 31 0 0 0.00 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0
8 Fred Herrmann 22 3 6 .333 4.01 32 7 2 1 101.0 105 60 45 6 60 4 50 3 0 12 1.634 9.4 0.5 5.3 4.5 0.83
9 Dick Hughes 23 8 14 .364 4.78 29 29 10 0 192.0 180 112 102 14 130 4 139 7 0 14 1.615 8.4 0.7 6.1 6.5 1.07
10 Gerald Mason* 27 0 0 2 0
11 Richard Mauldin 19 5 6 .455 5.73 15 13 3 0 77.0 96 57 49 10 37 3 46 3 0 2 1.727 11.2 1.2 4.3 5.4 1.24
12 Glenn McMinn 28 9 13 .409 3.65 31 29 7 1 197.0 219 90 80 17 57 5 111 3 0 4 1.401 10.0 0.8 2.6 5.1 1.95
13 Mel Nelson* 25 9 12 .429 4.65 38 18 4 0 176.0 174 105 91 21 107 9 104 6 0 8 1.597 8.9 1.1 5.5 5.3 0.97
14 Satchel Paige 54 0 0 2.88 5 5 25.0 28 12 8 1 5 0 1.320 10.1 0.4 1.8
15 Bud Podbielan 37 2 10 .167 6.73 29 14 4 0 103.0 135 79 77 22 29 3 47 0 0 1 1.592 11.8 1.9 2.5 4.1 1.62 Stats for 2 teams
16 Clint Stark* 19 3 9 .250 4.75 27 22 2 1 125.0 134 85 66 10 84 3 102 5 1 5 1.744 9.6 0.7 6.0 7.3 1.21
17 Billy Tolar 21 0 0 7.36 4 0 11.0 17 10 9 3 3 0 1.818 13.9 2.5 2.5
17 Players 26.1 71 83 .461 154 154 749
* - 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
Charlie White 79 414 40 8 5 .983 5.75 7 Stats for 2 teams
Chris Cannizzaro 38 177 19 6 6 .970 5.16 6
Gene Oliver 36 189 12 4 1 .980 5.58 2
Ray Katt 31 188 13 2 2 .990 6.48 2
Jimmie Schaffer 17 84 8 3 3 .968 5.41 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Oliver 86 662 51 14 64 .981 8.29
Marty Beltran 37 260 14 4 28 .986 7.41
Duke Carmel 27 223 16 6 24 .976 8.85 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Wilson 15 100 11 2 11 .982 7.40

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Gagliano 145 383 371 18 110 .977 5.20
Jim Brideweser 13 24 18 1 2 .977 3.23

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Ricketts 79 45 143 20 16 .904 2.38
Gene Leek 36 22 72 6 8 .940 2.61 Stats for 2 teams
Joe Koppe 25 20 61 4 5 .953 3.24
Jim Brideweser 24 11 36 4 3 .922 1.96
Jim Baxes 21 21 33 3 6 .947 2.57

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Buchek 122 198 358 40 70 .933 4.56
Gene Leek 31 47 81 7 15 .948 4.13 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Brideweser 30 48 87 11 20 .925 4.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Burda 147 252 17 7 1 .975 1.83
Jim Hickman 131 330 12 3 2 .991 2.61
Don Landrum 83 184 5 3 2 .984 2.28
Duke Carmel 71 168 5 4 0 .977 2.44 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Shannon 41 82 5 2 1 .978 2.12
Harry Keister 37 57 1 5 0 .921 1.57
Bill Wilson 28 49 4 2 0 .964 1.89
Gerald Mason 16 27 0 3 0 .900 1.69

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Don Choate 38 7 22 3 1 .906 0.76
Mel Nelson 38 11 29 3 0 .930 1.05
Ed Bauta 35 1 13 1 1 .933 0.40
Fred Herrmann 32 3 9 0 2 1.000 0.38
Glenn McMinn 31 7 27 0 2 1.000 1.10
Frank Barnes 30 8 18 1 2 .963 0.87 Stats for 2 teams
Dick Hughes 29 7 20 4 0 .871 0.93
Bud Podbielan 29 3 23 1 0 .963 0.90 Stats for 2 teams
Clint Stark 27 7 22 2 1 .935 1.07
Craig Anderson 22 6 15 0 0 1.000 0.95
Harry Byrd 21 2 4 1 0 .857 0.29 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Funge 19 3 5 0 0 1.000 0.42
Richard Mauldin 15 7 13 1 0 .952 1.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Craig Anderson 22 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jul 1, 1938 Washington, DC, US
Frank Barnes 34 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 26, 1926 Longwood, MS, US
Ed Bauta 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jan 6, 1935 Florida, CU
Jim Baxes 32 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 5, 1928 San Francisco, CA, US
Marty Beltran 19 L L 6' 0.0" 170 May 26, 1942 Rio Piedras, PR
Jim Brideweser 34 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 13, 1927 Lancaster, OH, US
Jerry Buchek 19 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 9, 1942 St. Louis, MO, US
Bob Burda 22 L L 5' 11.0" 174 Jul 16, 1938 St. Louis, MO, US
Harry Byrd 36 R R 6' 1.0" 188 Feb 3, 1925 Darlington, SC, US
Chris Cannizzaro 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 3, 1938 Oakland, CA, US
Duke Carmel 24 L L 6' 3.0" 202 Apr 23, 1937 New York, NY, US
Don Choate 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 2, 1938 Potosi, MO, US
Robert Funge 21 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1940
Phil Gagliano 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 27, 1941 Memphis, TN, US
Bob Grim 31 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 8, 1930 New York, NY, US
Fred Herrmann 22 R R 6' 1.0" 203 1939
Jim Hickman 24 R R 6' 3.0" 192 May 10, 1937 Henning, TN, US
Dick Hughes 23 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Feb 13, 1938 Stephens, AR, US
Ray Katt 34 R R 6' 2.0" 190 May 9, 1927 New Braunfels, TX, US
Harry Keister 29 L L 6' 2.0" 188 1932
Joe Koppe 30 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Oct 19, 1930 Detroit, MI, US
Don Landrum 25 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 16, 1936 Santa Rosa, CA, US
Gene Leek 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 15, 1936 San Diego, CA, US
Gerald Mason 27 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 12, 1933
Richard Mauldin 19 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1942
Glenn McMinn 28 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Mar 11, 1933 Chillicothe, TX, US
Clarence Moore 29 R R 5' 11.0" 162 Jan 31, 1932 PA
Mel Nelson 25 R L 6' 0.0" 185 May 30, 1936 San Diego, CA, US
Gene Oliver 26 R R 6' 2.0" 225 Mar 22, 1935 Moline, IL, US
Satchel Paige 54 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jul 7, 1906 Mobile, AL, US
Bud Podbielan 37 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Mar 6, 1924 Curlew, WA, US
Dave Ricketts 25 S R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 12, 1935 Pottstown, PA, US
Jimmie Schaffer 25 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Apr 5, 1936 Limeport, PA, US
Mike Shannon 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 15, 1939 St. Louis, MO, US
Clint Stark 19 R L 6' 4.0" 175 Feb 22, 1942
Billy Tolar 21 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1940
Charlie White 33 L R 5' 11.0" 192 Aug 12, 1927 Kinston, NC, US
Bill Wilson 32 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 6, 1928 Central City, NE, US

About the Minor League Data

Historical performance data for professional leagues (affiliated minor leagues, independent minor leagues, fall/winter leagues, and other international leagues) is provided by and licensed from 24-7 Baseball and Chadwick Baseball Bureau. It incorporates the work of many stalwart baseball researchers, including Cliff Blau, Art Cantu, Frank Hamilton, Reed Howard, Kevin Johnson, Bob McConnell, Jack Morris, and Ray Nemec, as well as members of the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

Perhaps most importantly, it builds upon the seminal work of Ed Washuta, who magnanimously provided the framework to make the whole thing possible.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.