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1961 Portsmouth-Norfolk Tides

1961 > Class A > 1961 South Atlantic League
Overall: 66-72
Scored 635 runs, Allowed 687 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-74

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: Granny Hamner
Represented: Norfolk, VA and Portsmouth, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1962

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Gair Allie29271431181624220312334.203.343.254.597302000
2Tony Alomar271234954644312521614612234.269.299.347.6461610454
3Charlie Bennett233112310216243221501524.235.342.363.704372311
4Virgil Bernhardt*221194093335687173155806262.261.385.465.8501558157
5Salvador Betancourt2313457451271152177146644554.297.363.439.80222510342
6Weldon Bowlin2093911100.282.30812
7Donald Brown*2613858650863134268148036761.264.350.429.7792183358
8James Craig*21810000.000.0000
9Bobby Delgado*22452000.400.4002
10Alfred Diez27521.500Stats for 2 teams
11Richard Donnelly29110000.000.0000
12Solly Drake#30934283546397153933167047.274.397.410.8071453011
13Jackie Ferrell*25241100.250.5002
14Milo Fuller239026922425466022303960.205.328.259.587583122
15Aubrey Gatewood221144310000002.250.250.250.50010000
16Waldo Gonzalez2729120107161810093915.168.242.178.419192020
17Jim Grimm*26352.400
18Granny Hamner3489216187235511262502231.294.362.471.832880341
19Bert Hamric*3384313273467691125113640.278.363.451.8141231210
20John Hanes*21520000.000.0000
21Dave Hill23210000.000.0000
22Woody Huyke2368283254397822164322036.307.361.472.8331202610
23James Johnson262545424820030215.190.227.238.465100100
24Dave Jolly361122000000001.000.000.000.00000000
25Evans Killeen25682.250
26Bill Kirk*2637686081111280714.183.279.333.613201000
27Ken Kraynak*251763557111028067.200.302.327.629182000Stats for 2 teams
28Ernest Lewis*23386056101300021119.232.246.232.478130300
29Frank Mankovitch24350000.000.0000
30Ron McCutcheon254317414420387162012524.264.372.451.823651220
31Tom McDonald*293515212811334111502213.258.371.328.699421100
32Jerry Mercer22761.167
33John O'Donoghue21362.333
34Bernard Poupore221144000000001.000.000.000.00000000Stats for 2 teams
35Benny Rich28861.167Stats for 2 teams
36John Romonosky31330000.000.0000
37Ken Sanders193868631215300100514.238.294.286.580180000
38Joe Shipley26171817010000019.059.111.059.17010000
39Charlie Shoemaker*2182363325548815422233135.271.336.360.6961172320
40Bunky Stewart*30132624340001024.167.231.167.39740000
41Benjamin Swaringen#25121212010000005.083.083.083.16710000
42Ted Thiem*25221818140001005.222.222.222.44440000
43Donald Thompson27541.250
44John Tupper2414129000000034.000.250.000.25000000
45Anthony Washington*24186053121050042715.189.283.283.566150000
46Kenneth Worley30143531583003045.258.343.355.698110000Stats for 2 teams
47John Wyatt265225252200000010.080.080.080.16020000
47 Players25.713851844564635117719142935583525549720.258.335.379.7141731333824
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Jack Bristol*25000.0011.000
2James Craig*21009.3189.2100
3Alfred Diez27101.00010.2957.080Stats for 2 teams
4Richard Donnelly290018.0012.040
5Aubrey Gatewood2203.0006.20720.13215141002.06614.24.4
6Jim Grimm*260010.5727.290
7Granny Hamner3454.5563.433131099.28553387410481191.2647.70.63.74.31.17
8John Hanes*21101.00010.6139.1110
9Dave Hill*23009.0021.010
10James Johnson26611.3534.54221930115.0128675855265910101.56510.00.44.14.61.13
11Dave Jolly36101.0004.501100020.01612104112160021.3507.21.85.07.21.45
12Evans Killeen2514.2004.05626.2120
13Bill Kirk*2693.7502.01171251103.08630236291792081.1177.50.52.56.92.72
14Ernest Lewis23812.4005.17302480156.216610590157061043081.5069.50.94.06.01.49
15Frank Mankovitch2401.0005.27313.280
16Jerry Mercer2201.0005.32722.0130
17John O'Donoghue*2111.5007.36311.0141191002.18211.58.2
18Bernard Poupore2202.00013.001120018.0383026481191022.55619.02.04.09.52.38Stats for 2 teams
19Benny Rich2811.5006.64820.1150Stats for 2 teams
20John Romonosky31101.0005.91310.270
21Ken Sanders19138.6193.96322280166.0157907315664841081.3438.50.83.64.61.27
22Joe Shipley2616.1432.9317111070.250282334514910181.3446.40.45.76.21.09
23Bunky Stewart*3045.4443.6612123071.18037298152352101.33210.11.01.94.42.33
24Benjamin Swaringen2502.0004.851030026.03119144161142011.80810.71.45.54.80.88
25Ted Thiem2513.2503.981020043.05025194140160031.48810.50.82.93.31.14
26Donald Thompson*2711.5006.97510.180
27John Tupper2432.6003.991420038.1402317560310021.2009.41.21.47.35.17
28John Wyatt2693.7503.1352210100.287453564939131111.3517.80.54.48.11.86
28 Players25.46672.4784.301381381073141180.01217687564114535307403359252111.4859.30.94.15.61.38
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Virgil Bernhardt7640237104.9785.7817
Milo Fuller753794156.9885.609

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Salvador Betancourt13211645521117.9839.23
Granny Hamner1060312.9846.30

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Charlie Shoemaker821802171554.9644.84
Waldo Gonzalez2995771123.9405.93
Gair Allie164042310.9655.13

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Woody Huyke60561181117.9412.90
Ron McCutcheon3937771411.8912.92
Granny Hamner1992313.9701.68
Salvador Betancourt11231551.8843.45

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Tony Alomar1152183323572.9404.78
Gair Allie122437510.9245.08
Granny Hamner12182531.9353.58

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Donald Brown13726014133.9552.00
Solly Drake91215761.9742.44
Bert Hamric8088752.9501.19
Tom McDonald3542220.9571.26
Charlie Bennett3146241.9231.55
Virgil Bernhardt2423320.9291.08
Ken Kraynak10252011.0002.70Stats for 2 teams
Anthony Washington10151001.0001.60

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
John Wyatt5241943.8520.44
Ken Sanders3274022.9591.47
Granny Hamner3161611.9570.71
Ernest Lewis30101750.8440.90
James Johnson22122061.0001.05
Bill Kirk1791410.9581.35
Joe Shipley1732740.8821.76
John Tupper141410.8330.36
Bunky Stewart1219001.0000.83
Dave Jolly1113001.0000.36
Bernard Poupore1117001.0000.73Stats for 2 teams
Benjamin Swaringen1017001.0000.80
Ted Thiem1011310.9331.40

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Gair Allie29RR6' 1.0"190Oct 28, 1931Statesville, NC, US
Tony Alomar27RR5' 11.0"172Dec 11, 1933Santurce, PR
Charlie Bennett23RR6' 1.0"190Mar 4, 1938North Bend, OR, US
Virgil Bernhardt22LR6' 1.0"193Jul 30, 1938Rowan County, NC, US
Salvador Betancourt23RR6' 0.0"1741938
Weldon Bowlin20RR5' 9.0"155Dec 10, 1940Paragould, AR, US
Jack Bristol25RL6' 1.0"185Apr 1, 1936Sharon, CT, US
Donald Brown26LL6' 0.0"1751935
James Craig21LL6' 2.0"1901940
Bobby Delgado22LR6' 0.0"180Jan 13, 1939
Alfred Diez27RR6' 3.0"185Mar 22, 1934MX
Richard Donnelly29RR6' 2.0"1801932
Solly Drake30SR6' 0.0"170Oct 23, 1930Little Rock, AR, US
Jackie Ferrell25LL5' 11.0"170Mar 11, 1936
Milo Fuller23RR5' 10.0"1901938
Aubrey Gatewood22RR6' 1.0"170Nov 17, 1938Little Rock, AR, US
Waldo Gonzalez27RR6' 0.0"1651934
Jim Grimm26LL5' 11.0"170Feb 28, 1935New Martinsville, WV, US
Granny Hamner34RR5' 10.0"163Apr 26, 1927Richmond, VA, US
Bert Hamric33LR6' 0.0"165Mar 1, 1928Clarksburg, WV, US
John Hanes21LL5' 7.0"150Dec 27, 1939
Dave Hill23RL6' 2.0"170Nov 11, 1937New Orleans, LA, US
Woody Huyke23RR5' 11.0"185Sep 28, 1937San Juan, PR
James Johnson26RR5' 10.0"1701935
Dave Jolly36RR6' 0.0"160Oct 14, 1924Stony Point, NC, US
Evans Killeen25RR6' 0.0"190Feb 27, 1936Brooklyn, NY, US
Bill Kirk26LL6' 0.0"165Jul 19, 1934Coatesville, PA, US
Ken Kraynak25LR6' 2.0"210Aug 8, 1935Plymouth, PA, US
Ernest Lewis23LR6' 2.0"1751938
Frank Mankovitch24RR6' 2.0"175Mar 12, 1937
Ron McCutcheon25RR6' 0.0"1901936
Tom McDonald29LR5' 11.0"180Dec 6, 1931Dorchester, MA, US
Jerry Mercer22RR6' 2.0"1951939
John O'Donoghue21RL6' 4.0"203Oct 7, 1939Kansas City, MO, US
Bernard Poupore22RR6' 2.0"190May 13, 1939Spalding, MI, US
Benny Rich28RR6' 1.0"1901933
John Romonosky31RR6' 2.0"195Jul 7, 1929Harrisburg, IL, US
Ken Sanders19RR5' 11.0"168Jul 8, 1941St. Louis, MO, US
Joe Shipley26RR6' 4.0"210May 9, 1935Morristown, TN, US
Charlie Shoemaker21LR5' 10.0"155Aug 10, 1939Los Angeles, CA, US
Bunky Stewart30LL6' 0.0"154Jan 7, 1931Jasper, NC, US
Benjamin Swaringen25SR6' 1.0"1851936
Ted Thiem25LR5' 11.0"175Oct 2, 1935Oakdale, NE, US
Donald Thompson27RL6' 1.0"1851934
John Tupper24RR5' 10.0"1751937
Anthony Washington24LL6' 2.0"183Jan 9, 1937Chicago, IL, US
Kenneth Worley30RR5' 10.0"1801931
John Wyatt26RR5' 11.0"200Apr 19, 1935Chicago, IL, US

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