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1968 Medford Giants

1968 > Class Short-Season A > 1968 Northwest League
Overall: 34-43

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Harvey Koepf
Represented: Medford, OR
Ballpark: Miles Field (Medford, OR)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1967

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 Garry Benson 22 39 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
2 George Bochow* 22 66 217 169 35 39 6 3 5 26 6 2 48 36 .231 .401 .391 .791 66 0 0 0
3 Rusty Brooder 23 17 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
4 Pete Cappelli# 19 60 172 146 11 30 2 1 2 19 1 0 19 36 .205 .320 .274 .594 40 6 0 1
5 Leonard Cargill 21 9 10 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 1 0
6 Gene Cook 18 71 282 251 32 58 2 1 1 8 8 4 20 50 .231 .303 .259 .562 65 6 5 0
7 Paul DeMetropolis* 22 27 18 18 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .111 .111 .111 .222 2 0 0 0
8 Brent Foshie 21 8 13 9 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 .222 .222 .222 .444 2 0 4 0
9 George Foster 19 72 288 253 47 70 9 5 3 30 3 4 28 20 .277 .358 .387 .745 98 5 0 2
10 Michael Fox 19 37 88 71 8 12 1 0 0 7 0 0 14 20 .169 .318 .183 .501 13 2 0 1
11 Stephen Garman 21 76 270 229 35 53 9 3 0 34 4 1 28 48 .231 .341 .297 .638 68 11 0 2
12 John Guthrie* 21 67 197 175 27 38 7 0 1 8 9 1 19 45 .217 .299 .274 .574 48 2 0 1
13 Brian Hamernick# 22 36 94 86 9 20 2 1 2 14 1 1 7 27 .233 .298 .349 .647 30 1 0 0
14 Joseph Hebert 20 71 261 210 35 51 11 1 5 25 0 2 45 66 .243 .391 .376 .767 79 6 0 0
15 Larry Iten 19 22 63 58 5 17 2 1 0 8 0 0 5 8 .293 .349 .362 .711 21 0 0 0
16 Harvey Koepf 35 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
17 Gary Lavelle# 19 13 22 21 1 6 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 5 .286 .286 .333 .619 7 0 1 0
18 Leo Mazzone* 19 32 29 24 1 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 4 8 .125 .241 .250 .491 6 0 0 1
19 Bob Mikels 22 24 13 12 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .250 .308 .333 .641 4 0 0 0
20 John Milici 21 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
21 Mike Newson 19 72 257 234 31 56 8 2 2 15 4 5 15 70 .239 .305 .316 .621 74 7 1 0
22 Michael Roby 20 60 173 153 20 35 6 1 3 20 3 2 16 54 .229 .298 .340 .638 52 0 2 2
23 Phillip Smith* 20 13 19 19 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .158 .158 .158 .316 3 0 0 0
24 William Vandever 23 20 33 30 1 9 3 0 0 6 1 0 1 7 .300 .323 .400 .723 12 0 2 0
25 Dave Voss* 19 60 203 171 14 44 10 0 2 33 0 0 28 38 .257 .365 .351 .715 60 2 0 2
26 Jim Willoughby 19 16 19 18 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .167 .167 .222 .389 4 0 1 0
27 Joseph Wischnowski 23 8 10 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
27 Players 19.9 77 2764 2384 318 555 82 20 26 259 40 22 301 585 .233 .330 .317 .646 755 49 18 12 21
* - 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 Garry Benson 22 6 3 .667 2.76 39 0 0 0 49.0 46 24 15 5 17 3 34 3 0 1 1.286 8.4 0.9 3.1 6.2 2.00
2 Rusty Brooder 23 0 1 .000 1.86 17 0 0 0 29.0 20 6 6 2 10 1 34 0 0 1 1.034 6.2 0.6 3.1 10.6 3.40
3 Leonard Cargill 21 0 4 .000 4.25 9 4 0 0 36.0 41 22 17 3 21 0 27 2 0 1 1.722 10.2 0.8 5.2 6.8 1.29
4 Paul DeMetropolis* 22 3 2 .600 3.76 24 4 0 0 55.0 41 29 23 8 26 1 51 0 0 5 1.218 6.7 1.3 4.3 8.3 1.96
5 Brent Foshie 21 4 0 1.000 0.71 8 5 2 1 38.0 26 11 3 0 10 0 42 1 1 3 0.947 6.2 0.0 2.4 9.9 4.20
6 Stephen Garman 21 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
7 Harvey Koepf 35 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 2.0 6 4 3 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 4.000 27.0 4.5 9.0 9.0 1.00
8 Gary Lavelle* 19 3 3 .500 3.45 13 12 1 0 60.0 53 33 23 4 42 2 67 4 0 1 1.583 8.0 0.6 6.3 10.0 1.60
9 Leo Mazzone* 19 5 5 .500 4.97 29 8 0 0 76.0 78 49 42 5 34 3 91 3 0 3 1.474 9.2 0.6 4.0 10.8 2.68
10 Bob Mikels* 22 3 4 .429 4.58 24 3 0 0 53.0 47 36 27 5 44 1 56 4 0 6 1.717 8.0 0.8 7.5 9.5 1.27
11 John Milici 21 0 0 6.92 7 0 0 0 13.0 17 13 10 2 4 1 10 2 0 2 1.615 11.8 1.4 2.8 6.9 2.50
12 Phillip Smith 20 1 5 .167 4.67 13 11 0 0 54.0 43 36 28 2 42 0 51 3 1 4 1.574 7.2 0.3 7.0 8.5 1.21
13 William Vandever 23 4 8 .333 4.37 17 14 0 0 70.0 53 44 34 6 75 1 61 7 0 24 1.829 6.8 0.8 9.6 7.8 0.81
14 Jim Willoughby 19 4 6 .400 5.30 12 10 2 1 56.0 60 48 33 6 18 0 48 6 0 2 1.393 9.6 1.0 2.9 7.7 2.67
15 Joseph Wischnowski 23 1 2 .333 3.94 8 6 1 0 32.0 33 19 14 3 10 1 26 0 0 3 1.344 9.3 0.8 2.8 7.3 2.60
15 Players 21.1 34 43 .442 77 77
* - 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
Pete Cappelli 48 322 24 12 4 .966 7.21 17
Michael Fox 29 199 21 6 4 .973 7.59 2
Larry Iten 15 103 8 1 1 .991 7.40 3

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Voss 53 314 14 12 30 .965 6.19
Michael Roby 37 190 11 4 18 .980 5.43
George Bochow 7 15 0 1 4 .938 2.14
Joseph Hebert 3 9 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Cook 70 128 126 12 32 .955 3.63
John Guthrie 17 12 6 0 3 1.000 1.06
Mike Newson 9 9 6 0 2 1.000 1.67
Michael Roby 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stephen Garman 70 51 108 12 19 .930 2.27
Joseph Hebert 19 17 33 6 3 .893 2.63
John Guthrie 4 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.75

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Newson 67 64 143 27 24 .885 3.09
Joseph Hebert 26 20 40 6 7 .909 2.31
Gene Cook 4 2 1 2 0 .600 0.75
Stephen Garman 1 1 0 0 1 1.000 1.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Foster 70 142 6 5 4 .967 2.11
George Bochow 60 58 4 1 0 .984 1.03
John Guthrie 49 49 3 3 0 .945 1.06
Joseph Hebert 37 47 3 1 1 .980 1.35
Brian Hamernick 27 29 2 1 0 .969 1.15
Michael Roby 21 24 1 1 1 .962 1.19
Stephen Garman 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Larry Iten 5 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.40
William Vandever 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Garry Benson 39 2 7 0 1 1.000 0.23
Leo Mazzone 29 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.24
Paul DeMetropolis 24 2 11 0 1 1.000 0.54
Bob Mikels 24 1 7 2 1 .800 0.33
Rusty Brooder 17 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.35
William Vandever 17 3 7 3 1 .769 0.59
Gary Lavelle 13 0 5 0 0 1.000 0.38
Phillip Smith 13 2 8 2 0 .833 0.77
Jim Willoughby 12 5 8 0 1 1.000 1.08
Leonard Cargill 9 1 6 1 0 .875 0.78
Brent Foshie 8 3 7 0 2 1.000 1.25
Joseph Wischnowski 8 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.13
John Milici 7 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.14
Harvey Koepf 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Garry Benson 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 25, 1945
George Bochow 22 L L 6' 0.0" 185 1946
Rusty Brooder 23 R R 5' 11.0" 190 May 16, 1945 St. Mary's, PA, US
Pete Cappelli 19 S R 5' 11.0" 185 Apr 12, 1949
Leonard Cargill 21 R R 6' 5.0" 220 1947
Gene Cook 18 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Jul 26, 1949 Roosevelt, UT, US
Paul DeMetropolis 22 L L 6' 1.0" 200 1946
Brent Foshie 21 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1947
George Foster 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 1, 1948 Tuscaloosa, AL, US
Michael Fox 19 R R 5' 8.0" 160 1949
Stephen Garman 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 1947
John Guthrie 21 L R 6' 3.0" 175 1947
Brian Hamernick 22 S L 6' 1.0" 180 1946
Joseph Hebert 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 25, 1948
Larry Iten 19 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 25, 1949
Harvey Koepf 35 R R 6' 2.0" 205 1933 Alhambra, CA, US
Gary Lavelle 19 S L 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 3, 1949 Scranton, PA, US
Leo Mazzone 19 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 16, 1948 Keyser, WV, US
Bob Mikels 22 R L 5' 11.0" 200 1946
John Milici 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1947
Mike Newson 19 R R 5' 11.0" 163 Dec 25, 1948 Roswell, NM, US
Michael Roby 20 R R 6' 3.0" 197 1948
Phillip Smith 20 L R 6' 5.0" 195 1948
William Vandever 23 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Sep 11, 1944
Dave Voss 19 L R 6' 2.0" 205 1949
Jim Willoughby 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 31, 1949 Salinas, CA, US
Joseph Wischnowski 23 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1945

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