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1969 Syracuse Chiefs

1969 > Class AAA > 1969 International League
Overall: 75-65
Scored 698 runs, Allowed 623 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 77-63

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Frank Verdi
Represented: Syracuse, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1968 / 1970

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Frank Baker*221324463945996184240544062.244.319.325.644128471
2Ossie Blanco239437231863108176953624551.340.424.516.940164423
3Danny Breeden273512110211222016021616.216.322.265.58727030
4Al Closter*2635440100000001.
5John Cumberland2223220000000000.
6Jim Deidel202661110030000.167.167.333.5002000
7Steve Demeter34134538486641362331076433859.280.336.401.738195635
8Lee Elia3117575331530150039.283.333.396.73021100
9John Ellis2038136123244183831021220.333.393.6421.03579010
10Matt Galante2582257217366410201431246.295.358.359.717780115
11Louis Howell#25662322003242116120142545.210.300.340.64068223
12Jim Kennedy*221432100000010.333.500.333.8331000
13Gordy Lund284013210918274007212217.248.379.284.66331100
14Jim Lyttle*23763112845389125737232442.313.367.465.831132102
15Pete Magrini2734110000000001.
16Dave McDonald*26117447391711102332482424668.281.359.540.898211415
17Bobby Mitchell256725923240761146361032042.328.378.487.865113052
18Ross Moschitto24882882573758741135422467.226.296.412.708106241
19Thurman Munson2228115102133791217111311.363.435.529.96454000
20John Orsino3132112908252041700199.278.402.433.83539102
21Hal Reniff3038220000000001.
22Charlie Sands*2126776541421041078.215.311.277.58818230
23Mickey Scott*2127333100010000.333.333.333.6671000
24Tom Shopay*24652792424362957322532639.256.336.421.757102524
25Tony Solaita*22196958714302500912.241.348.397.74423101
26Marv Staehle*2747168136174360023102415.316.409.360.76949044
27Frank Tepedino*21109401357581071931661583648.300.358.504.862180017
28Jose Vidal29862702313049827351043460.212.313.355.66882122
28 Players25.4141510944686981239208521186408445508709.277.352.426.779190535514749
* - 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
1George Bechtold2602.0008.048200028.0382625870130011.60712. for 2 teams
2Rich Beck2946.4006.85221830071.08865548571391052.04211. for 2 teams
3Al Closter*2695.6433.763517710134.0139725613523841071.4259.
4John Cumberland*22128.6003.922321620140.0149726112481681261.4079.
5Edward Fiskland2311.50011.00430009.017151119042002.88917.
6Rob Gardner*2464.6003.6424631384.081413412200534051.2028.
7Gary Jones*2421.6674.3814600037.04722182100142121.54111.
8Ron Klimkowski25157.6822.1826241330173.015055428481576031.1457.
9Steve Kline2136.3337.00151030054.07644424131170011.64812.
10Bobby Locke3522.5003.4612210226.03215103113161001.65411.
11Pete Magrini2737.3004.1734810395.010355448486545151.5899.
12Hal Reniff3055.5004.3038410290.011056434434558031.70011.
13Mickey Scott*2165.5454.762119202119.0140696313251632131.38710.
14Thad Tillotson28108.5563.4347125214147.0155655614457792061.3619.
14 Players25.97565.5364.0614114198439261156.0125762352210439527581356421.4299.
* - 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


Louis Howell562292885.9704.593
Danny Breeden281101930.9774.613
Thurman Munson19811242.9594.891
Charlie Sands1979712.9894.532
John Ellis1654510.9833.695
John Orsino14731130.9666.000
Jim Deidel290001.0004.501


Dave McDonald87716551373.9838.86
Ossie Blanco3727617733.9777.92
Tony Solaita171326610.9588.12
John Orsino1067229.9726.90
Frank Tepedino140001.0004.00


Matt Galante71168154640.9824.54
Marv Staehle4190107826.9614.80
Gordy Lund318282423.9765.29
Lee Elia10161815.9713.40
Bobby Mitchell34720.8463.67
Steve Demeter214011.0002.50
Thurman Munson10110.5001.00


Steve Demeter1321032681534.9612.81
Matt Galante15132543.9052.53
Gordy Lund304001.0001.33
Jose Vidal222011.0002.00
Danny Breeden122001.0004.00
Dave McDonald13010.7503.00
Thurman Munson10010.0000.00


Frank Baker1312164153973.9424.82
Marv Staehle10122633.9273.80
Gordy Lund9122415.9734.00
Lee Elia333114.8572.00


Ross Moschitto841748102.9482.17
Jim Lyttle761771042.9792.46
Jose Vidal74133480.9451.85
Frank Tepedino6685830.9691.41
Bobby Mitchell6288530.9691.50
Tom Shopay62108431.9741.81
Dave McDonald2130111.9691.48
Ossie Blanco2032020.9411.60
Lee Elia12010.6672.00
Jim Kennedy120001.0002.00


Thad Tillotson47141820.9410.68
Hal Reniff38513021.0000.47
Al Closter35620021.0000.74
Pete Magrini3459011.0000.41
Ron Klimkowski26194014.9832.27
Rob Gardner244910.9290.54
John Cumberland235710.9230.52
Rich Beck2249001.0000.59Stats for 2 teams
Mickey Scott2181110.9500.90
Steve Kline15715001.0001.47
Gary Jones1424001.0000.43
Bobby Locke1203001.0000.25
George Bechtold821001.0000.38Stats for 2 teams
Edward Fiskland431001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Frank Baker22LR6' 2.0"178Oct 29, 1946Meridian, MS, US
George Bechtold26RR6' 1.0"200Sep 30, 1942Lancaster, PA, US
Rich Beck29SR6' 3.0"190Jan 21, 1940Pasco, WA, US
Ossie Blanco23RR6' 0.0"185Sep 8, 1945Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Danny Breeden27RR5' 11.0"185Jun 27, 1942Albany, GA, US
Al Closter26LL6' 2.0"190Jun 15, 1943Creighton, NE, US
John Cumberland22RL6' 0.0"185May 10, 1947Westbrook, ME, US
Jim Deidel20RR6' 2.0"195Jun 6, 1949Denver, CO, US
Steve Demeter34RR5' 9.0"185Jan 27, 1935Homer City, PA, US
Lee Elia31RR5' 11.0"175Jul 16, 1937Philadelphia, PA, US
John Ellis20RR6' 2.0"225Aug 21, 1948New London, CT, US
Edward Fiskland23RR6' 2.0"190Oct 27, 1945Austin, TX, US
Matt Galante25RR5' 6.0"157Mar 22, 1944Brooklyn, NY, US
Rob Gardner24RL6' 1.0"176Dec 19, 1944Binghamton, NY, US
Louis Howell25SR5' 11.0"180Oct 7, 1943Louisville, KY, US
Gary Jones24LL6' 0.0"191Jun 12, 1945Huntington Park, CA, US
Jim Kennedy22LR5' 9.0"160Nov 1, 1946Tulsa, OK, US
Ron Klimkowski25RR6' 2.0"190Mar 1, 1944Jersey City, NJ, US
Steve Kline21RR6' 3.0"200Oct 6, 1947Wenatchee, WA, US
Bobby Locke35RR5' 11.0"185Mar 3, 1934Rowes Run, PA, US
Gordy Lund28RR5' 11.0"170Feb 23, 1941Iron Mountain, MI, US
Jim Lyttle23LR6' 0.0"180May 20, 1946Hamilton, OH, US
Pete Magrini27RR6' 0.0"195Jun 8, 1942San Francisco, CA, US
Dave McDonald26LR6' 3.0"215May 20, 1943New Albany, IN, US
Bobby Mitchell25RR6' 3.0"185Oct 22, 1943Norristown, PA, US
Ross Moschitto24RR6' 2.0"175Feb 15, 1945Fresno, CA, US
Thurman Munson22RR5' 11.0"190Jun 7, 1947Akron, OH, US
John Orsino31RR6' 3.0"215Apr 22, 1938Teaneck, NJ, US
Hal Reniff30RR6' 0.0"215Jul 2, 1938Warren, OH, US
Charlie Sands21LR6' 2.0"200Dec 17, 1947Newport News, VA, US
Mickey Scott21LL6' 1.0"155Jul 25, 1947Weimar, DE
Tom Shopay24LR5' 9.0"160Feb 21, 1945Bristol, CT, US
Tony Solaita22LL6' 0.0"210Jan 15, 1947Nuuuli, AS
Marv Staehle27LR5' 10.0"165Mar 13, 1942Oak Park, IL, US
Frank Tepedino21LL5' 11.0"185Nov 23, 1947Brooklyn, NY, US
Thad Tillotson28RR6' 2.0"195Dec 20, 1940Merced, CA, US
Jose Vidal29RR6' 0.0"190Apr 3, 1940Batey Lechuga, El Seibo, DO

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