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1961 Shreveport Sports

1961 > Class AA > 1961 Southern Association
Overall: 69-84
Scored 783 runs, Allowed 840 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-81

Affiliation: Kansas City Athletics-AL
Manager: Les Peden
Represented: Shreveport, LA
Ballpark: Spar Stadium (Shreveport, LA), Spar Stadium (Shreveport, LA) and Spar Stadium (Shreveport, LA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1960

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Ray Blemker231518182101000002.556.556.6111.167110000
2Charles Bogan26421413010000013.077.143.077.22010000
3Patrick Centilli23110000.000.0000
4Frank Cipriani2093339309418815343612626.285.345.392.7371213011
5Ronald Debus*2314361754778166313128605748.303.373.437.8102396347
6Bob Flynn1953716761841490317.269.296.537.833360010
7Tony Frulio2480271243378123293502628.333.399.556.9541351010
8Alex George*2213755948286133194166817192.276.367.432.7982081054
9Al Grunwald*31921551421739902280939.275.316.380.696540311
10Robert Hoffman24520000.000.0000
11Ronald Hogg*22136564500771231951570115490.246.318.394.7121972173
12Woody Huyke2375320292418921444622528.305.359.445.8051301021
13James Johnson26751.200
14Neil Junker*22164643380102139.186.239.233.472100002
15Bill Kern2813653945790127232249107268.278.375.495.8702263162
16Bill Kirk*2624119310000012.111.200.111.31110100
17Lou Klimchock*21441861652341802220199.248.323.333.656550022
18Gordon MacKenzie231164283814410315364504251.270.342.373.7151421137
19Fred Norman#182015132000000110.000.071.000.07100100
20Ronald Overcash*211365174445411420564926465.257.350.365.7151622346
21Les Peden3773206184215212073102124.283.359.462.821851004
22Dan Pfister2462766613182105067.273.333.333.667220400
23Leo Posada2511503651031020144.278.480.417.897150000
24Dutch Romberger343799021000002.222.222.333.55630000
25Jose Santiago20360000.000.0000
26Charles Secrest*25101362303577611434055241.251.367.343.7101044214
27Paul Seitz2037635471140040424.204.259.278.536150500
28Ray Tabacchi2729139114213130092217.272.387.298.685341210
29Harry Taylor259121.083
30John Tupper24530000.000.0000
31Dave Wickersham255835303400010310.133.212.133.34540200
32Dale Willis233467544800030523.148.217.148.36580710
32 Players23.91535949526478314192513811670827606758.270.343.398.7402094142403945
* - 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
1Ray Blemker*2312.3335.581460040.14928253271172041.88410.90.76.03.80.63
2Charles Bogan*2644.5004.994210074.056424110304593071.1626.81.23.67.21.97
3Patrick Centilli23101.0003.6015.020
4Bob Flynn1948.3335.98371630143.015511495119908042131.7769.80.76.25.00.81
5Al Grunwald*31119.5503.98292572194.11769786189071375071.3698.20.84.26.31.52
6Robert Hoffman*240012.66510.2150
7James Johnson2602.00010.91715.2190
8Bill Kirk*26101.0005.051850046.14934265312231031.7279.51.06.04.50.74
9Fred Norman*1817.1255.7014110053.24543341642462092.0317.50.210.77.70.72
10Dan Pfister241016.3855.393830101197.02251421181811351483241.71610.30.85.26.81.31
11Dutch Romberger3441.8003.953710054.25927244235371021.5009.70.73.86.11.61
12Jose Santiago2001.00020.2531.1233404.50013.527.0
13Paul Seitz2068.4294.85372230161.116410787101152940041.7299.10.66.45.20.82
14Harry Taylor2514.2007.67950031.23733277263112011.98910.52.07.43.10.42
15John Tupper24003.65512.150
16Dave Wickersham251411.5602.4557000121.0905133844111113251.1076.70.63.38.32.52
17Dale Willis231111.5003.08321973169.112470581110731161041.3646.60.65.76.21.08
17 Players24.56984.4514.721531531193471335.2132284070011881445898317671.5998.90.85.56.11.10
* - 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
Gordon MacKenzie11567256156.9806.3310
Les Peden402171623.9915.836
Neil Junker1690920.9806.192

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ronald Overcash130968861480.9878.11
Bill Kern1713913311.9818.94
Al Grunwald11407061.0004.27

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Alex George681631431120.9654.50
Lou Klimchock4496106520.9764.59
Ray Tabacchi246188616.9616.21
Tony Frulio224456611.9434.55

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ronald Debus87811261314.9412.38
Woody Huyke6680981211.9372.70

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bobby Durnbaugh941752531963.9574.55Stats for 2 teams
Ronald Debus57891271418.9393.79
Alex George1950391311.8734.68
Tony Frulio16232616.9803.06

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ronald Hogg1322998121.9622.33
Bill Kern1181911521.9901.75
Charles Secrest96155793.9471.69
Frank Cipriani871391063.9611.71
Alex George3743121.9571.19
Tony Frulio3053010.9811.77
Leo Posada1118210.9521.82

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Dave Wickersham57133311.9790.81
Charles Bogan4138001.0000.27
Dan Pfister38142942.9151.13
Bob Flynn37122463.8570.97
Dutch Romberger37314001.0000.46
Paul Seitz3762732.9170.89
Dale Willis32729021.0001.13
Al Grunwald29523011.0000.97
Bill Kirk187811.9380.83
Ray Blemker1431110.9331.00
Fred Norman140611.8570.43

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Ray Blemker23RL5' 11.0"190Aug 9, 1937Huntingburg, IN, US
Charles Bogan26RL6' 2.0"185Nov 12, 1934Fayetteville, AR, US
Patrick Centilli23RR5' 11.0"1851938
Frank Cipriani20RR6' 0.0"180Apr 14, 1941Buffalo, NY, US
Ronald Debus23LR5' 11.0"185Jul 2, 1937
Bobby Durnbaugh28RR5' 8.0"170Jan 15, 1933Dayton, OH, US
Bob Flynn19RR6' 2.0"195Apr 2, 1942
Tony Frulio24RR5' 10.0"175Oct 11, 1936Brooklyn, NY, US
Alex George22LR5' 11.0"170Sep 27, 1938Kansas City, MO, US
Al Grunwald31LL6' 4.0"210Feb 13, 1930Los Angeles, CA, US
Robert Hoffman24RL6' 2.0"160Sep 13, 1936
Ronald Hogg22LR5' 10.0"185Sep 19, 1938Freeland, PA, US
Woody Huyke23RR5' 11.0"185Sep 28, 1937San Juan, PR
James Johnson26RR5' 10.0"1701935
Neil Junker22LR5' 10.0"175Jul 25, 1938
Bill Kern28RR6' 2.0"184Feb 28, 1933Coplay, PA, US
Bill Kirk26LL6' 0.0"165Jul 19, 1934Coatesville, PA, US
Lou Klimchock21LR5' 11.0"180Oct 15, 1939Hostetter, PA, US
Gordon MacKenzie23RR5' 11.0"175Jul 9, 1937St. Petersburg, FL, US
Fred Norman18SL5' 8.0"155Aug 20, 1942San Antonio, TX, US
Ronald Overcash21LL6' 1.0"190Jun 26, 1940
Les Peden37RR6' 1.0"212Sep 17, 1923Azle, TX, US
Dan Pfister24RR6' 0.0"187Dec 20, 1936Plainfield, NJ, US
Leo Posada25RR5' 11.0"175Apr 15, 1936La Habana, La Habana, CU
Dutch Romberger34RR6' 0.0"185May 26, 1927Klingerstown, PA, US
Jose Santiago20RR6' 2.0"185Aug 15, 1940Juana Diaz, PR
Charles Secrest25LL5' 9.0"175Jan 9, 1936
Paul Seitz20RR6' 3.0"190Aug 16, 1940
Ray Tabacchi27RR5' 10.0"1551934
Harry Taylor25RR6' 0.0"185Dec 2, 1935San Angelo, TX, US
John Tupper24RR5' 10.0"1751937
Dave Wickersham25RR6' 3.0"188Sep 27, 1935Erie, PA, US
Dale Willis23RR5' 11.0"165May 29, 1938Calhoun, GA, US

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