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1974 Iowa Oaks

1974 > Class AAA > 1974 American Association (East)
Overall: 74-62
Scored 751 runs, Allowed 595 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-54

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Joe Sparks
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA), Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA) and Sec Taylor Stadium (I) (Des Moines, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1973 / 1975

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Daniel Adams2642151137153150019011126.
2Leon Brown2593309292358516525073833.291.321.401.722117540
3Mike Buskey2538132119203142212101926.261.318.378.69645130
4Bill Cotton26511159712203015001622.206.319.268.58726020
5George Enright20266359711021600113.186.226.305.53118210
6Sam Ewing*2513051846364133352979104264.287.346.430.776199346
7Jerry Hairston#22421881403153102542134424.379.519.5861.10482013
8Steve Huntz#28314142410020000.286.286.357.6435000
9Johnny Jeter297630528444811735341251477.285.315.419.734119034Stats for 2 teams
10Lamar Johnson2312252045581137230209610259107.301.380.484.863220114
11Toy McCord27618172520030010.294.333.412.7457000
12Nyls Nyman*201248434601031033.
13Jim Redmon2723565231000090036.
14Lee Richard256627925336681625301381943.269.321.407.728103151
15Danny Rourke2655166143253230011421920.224.323.245.56835220
16Bill Sharp*2437165150245063526411316.333.384.513.89777011
17Jeff Sovern221441200110001.500.5001.2501.7505000
18Bill Stein271355945431071783281674434086.328.373.505.877274245
19Joseph Talley*251254993838312522218663510595.326.469.5351.004205245
20Bobby Tucker239735630864103163540314525.334.418.455.873140021
21Pete Varney259639034757951731672103577.274.344.478.823166413
22Hugh Yancy231225214507512925164010105443.287.361.387.747174287
22 Players24.8136512344847511312236361146897340529733.293.368.438.805196226463844
* - 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
1Cy Acosta27000.00100000.210000000001.50013.
2Lloyd Allen2413.2503.415520029.02714111132210011.3798.
3Dave Baldwin36000.908000010.082106061011.4007.
4Steve Blateric30107.5882.75440001172.05727227249562061.1257. for 2 teams
5Stanton Evenhus2501.0007.71400007.096627140012.28611.
6Jim Geddes2512.3336.009400021.01816140270102032.1437.
7Wayne Granger30103.7693.24336115111.011442406192762021.1989.
8Mike Hedlund2758.3852.903116301152.0149814916385983041.2308.
9Joe Henderson27138.6193.1327271120190.01588166176931501051.1957.
10Rich Hinton*2765.5454.5548832183.082484211482692021.5668.
11Bart Johnson2432.6005.3318811154.06436324121380131.40710.
12David Leisman2403.0003.8214400033.04019143225231111.87910.
13Dave Lemonds*2564.6005.6239811280.08356507522730131.6889. for 2 teams
14Jim McAndrew3001.0009.007600019.03622195172170002.78917.
15Jim Otten2272.7782.25111162076.05223192333662051.1186.
16Stan Perzanowski23138.6194.742724611152.01619180206259512041.4679.
17Duane Shaffer2321.6675.4523000238.04429236201253021.68410.
18Butch Stinson*2233.5003.32101021057.04928215350392041.4747.
19Ken Tatum3002.0006.928100013.019131025160001.84613.
19 Players26.37462.5443.841361361013512181133.0110159548410747942821322431.3958.
* - 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


Pete Varney865175146.9936.609
Bill Cotton501861360.9713.989
George Enright261351611.9935.813
Jeff Sovern110110.91711.000


Lamar Johnson1191036682089.9829.28
Sam Ewing2015516318.9838.55
Danny Rourke111001.0002.00


Hugh Yancy1122412932663.9544.77
Danny Rourke174049313.9675.24
Lee Richard8142237.9234.50
Jim Redmon301001.0000.33


Bill Stein107562031316.9522.42
Lee Richard27255446.9522.93
Toy McCord6417011.0003.50
Steve Huntz11110.6672.00


Daniel Adams4161112612.9664.22
Mike Buskey37651101222.9364.73
Lee Richard3358961022.9394.67
Danny Rourke283575515.9573.93
Steve Huntz325001.0002.33
Jim Redmon11110.6672.00


Joseph Talley1161711071.9631.56
Leon Brown841456100.9381.80
Bobby Tucker78113861.9531.55
Johnny Jeter64119430.9761.92Stats for 2 teams
Sam Ewing5059050.9221.18
Bill Sharp3785330.9672.38
Jerry Hairston2848120.9611.75
Bill Stein28331001.0001.21
Nyls Nyman12291001.0002.50


Rich Hinton4811230.8130.27
Steve Blateric44314011.0000.39Stats for 2 teams
Dave Lemonds3928011.0000.26Stats for 2 teams
Wayne Granger33102721.9491.12
Mike Hedlund3162543.8861.00
Joe Henderson27102921.9511.44
Stan Perzanowski27112951.8891.48
Duane Shaffer2345011.0000.39
Bart Johnson1851111.9410.89
David Leisman1468001.0001.00
Jim Otten115810.9291.18
Butch Stinson1056011.0001.10
Jim Geddes91110.6670.22
Dave Baldwin802001.0000.25
Ken Tatum821001.0000.38
Jim McAndrew701001.0000.14
Lloyd Allen52510.8751.40
Stanton Evenhus410001.0000.25
Cy Acosta100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Cy Acosta27RR5' 10.0"165Nov 22, 1946El Sabino, Sinaloa, MX
Daniel Adams26RR6' 1.0"1751948
Lloyd Allen24RR6' 1.0"185May 8, 1950Merced, CA, US
Dave Baldwin36RR6' 2.0"200Mar 30, 1938Tucson, AZ, US
Steve Blateric30RR6' 3.0"200Mar 20, 1944Denver, CO, US
Leon Brown25RR6' 0.0"185Nov 16, 1948Sacramento, CA, US
Mike Buskey25RR5' 11.0"160Jan 13, 1949San Francisco, CA, US
Bill Cotton26RR5' 10.0"195Oct 20, 1947McCook, NE, US
George Enright20RR5' 11.0"175May 9, 1954New Britain, CT, US
Stanton Evenhus25RR6' 1.0"175Oct 21, 1948Devils Lake, ND, US
Sam Ewing25LL6' 3.0"200Apr 9, 1949Lewisburg, TN, US
Jim Geddes25RR6' 2.0"200Mar 23, 1949Columbus, OH, US
Wayne Granger30RR6' 2.0"165Mar 15, 1944Springfield, MA, US
Jerry Hairston22SR5' 10.0"170Feb 16, 1952Birmingham, AL, US
Mike Hedlund27RR6' 1.0"182Aug 11, 1946Dallas, TX, US
Joe Henderson27LR6' 2.0"195Jul 4, 1946Lake Cormorant, MS, US
Rich Hinton27LL6' 2.0"185May 22, 1947Tucson, AZ, US
Steve Huntz28SR6' 1.0"204Dec 3, 1945Cleveland, OH, US
Johnny Jeter29RR6' 1.0"180Oct 24, 1944Shreveport, LA, US
Bart Johnson24RR6' 5.0"190Jan 3, 1950Torrance, CA, US
Lamar Johnson23RR6' 2.0"215Sep 2, 1950Bessemer, AL, US
David Leisman24RR6' 5.0"195Jun 14, 1950
Dave Lemonds25LL6' 1.0"180Jul 5, 1948Charlotte, NC, US
Jim McAndrew30RR6' 2.0"185Jan 11, 1944Lost Nation, IA, US
Toy McCord27RR5' 9.0"165Feb 17, 1947Sumter, SC, US
Nyls Nyman20LR6' 0.0"170Mar 7, 1954Detroit, MI, US
Jim Otten22RR6' 2.0"195Jul 1, 1951Lewistown, MT, US
Stan Perzanowski23SR6' 2.0"170Aug 25, 1950East Chicago, IN, US
Jim Redmon27RR5' 10.0"170Jun 7, 1947
Lee Richard25RR5' 11.0"165Sep 18, 1948Lafayette, LA, US
Danny Rourke26RR5' 8.0"160Oct 7, 1947
Duane Shaffer23RR6' 0.0"185Sep 27, 1950
Bill Sharp24LL5' 10.0"178Jan 18, 1950Lima, OH, US
Jeff Sovern22RR6' 1.0"195Sep 12, 1951
Bill Stein27RR5' 10.0"170Jan 21, 1947Battle Creek, MI, US
Butch Stinson22LL6' 2.0"175Sep 11, 1951
Joseph Talley25LR6' 0.0"190Aug 16, 1948
Ken Tatum30RR6' 2.0"205Apr 25, 1944Alexandria, LA, US
Bobby Tucker23RR5' 11.0"180Apr 22, 1951Memphis, TN, US
Pete Varney25RR6' 3.0"235Apr 10, 1949Roxbury, MA, US
Eddie Wheeler22RR5' 11.0"152Jun 5, 1952
Hugh Yancy23RR5' 11.0"170Oct 16, 1950Sarasota, FL, US

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