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1962 Cleveland Indians

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1961 / 1963

80-82, Finished 6th in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Mel McGaha (78-82) and Mel Harder (2-0)
GM: Gabe Paul, Farm Dir: Tony Pianowski, Walter Brock
Scored 682 runs, Allowed 745 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-88

Ballparks: Cleveland Stadium · Attendance: 716,076 (9th of 10)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 97, Pitching - 97 · one-year: Batting - 98, Pitching - 99

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1961 / 1963 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Tommie Agee 19 R R 5' 11" 195 Aug 9, 1942 1st 5 3 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 2 0 -0.3
Bob Allen 24 L L 6' 2" 175 Oct 23, 1937 2 30 0 30 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.1
Max Alvis 24 R R 5' 11" 185 Feb 2, 1938 1st 12 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Ken Aspromonte 30 R R 6' 0" 180 Sep 22, 1931 6 20 5 20 9 0 0 0 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 10 2 -0.2
Gary Bell 25 R R 6' 1" 196 Nov 17, 1936 5 57 6 57 57 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Walt Bond 24 L R 6' 7" 228 Oct 19, 1937 3 12 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 10 12 0 0 0.7
Ty Cline 23 L L 6' 0" 170 Jun 15, 1939 3 118 88 118 107 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 107 0 107 11 3 -0.1
Jackie Collum 35 L L 5' 7" 160 Jun 21, 1927 9 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Marlan Coughtry 27 L R 6' 1" 170 Sep 11, 1934 2 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.1
Bill Dailey 27 R R 6' 3" 185 Mar 13, 1935 2 27 0 27 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Mike de la Hoz 23 R R 5' 11" 175 Oct 2, 1938 3 12 0 12 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 -0.3
Don Dillard 25 L R 6' 1" 200 Jan 8, 1937 4 95 29 95 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 20 4 51 52 2 -0.4
Dick Donovan 34 L R 6' 3" 190 Dec 7, 1927 12 34 34 34 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.0 All-Star
Doc Edwards 25 R R 6' 2" 215 Dec 10, 1936 1st 53 34 53 39 0 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0.9
Chuck Essegian 30 R R 5' 11" 200 Aug 9, 1931 5 106 86 106 90 0 0 0 0 0 0 88 1 1 90 20 0 2.4
Tito Francona 28 L L 5' 11" 190 Nov 4, 1933 7 158 156 158 158 0 0 158 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5
Frank Funk 26 R R 6' 0" 175 Aug 30, 1935 3 47 0 47 47 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6
Ruben Gomez 34 R R 6' 0" 170 Jul 13, 1927 9 16 4 16 15 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.1
Mudcat Grant 26 R R 6' 1" 186 Aug 13, 1935 5 30 23 30 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.0
Gene Green 29 R R 6' 2" 200 Jun 26, 1933 6 66 31 66 35 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 30 33 35 0 0.6
Bob Hartman 24 R L 5' 11" 185 Aug 28, 1937 2 8 2 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Wynn Hawkins 26 R R 6' 3" 195 Feb 20, 1936 3 3 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Woodie Held 30 R R 5' 10" 167 Mar 25, 1932 7 139 133 139 136 0 0 0 0 5 133 0 1 0 1 4 0 3.8
Hal Jones 26 R R 6' 2" 194 Apr 9, 1936 2 5 4 5 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.0
Jerry Kindall 27 R R 6' 2" 175 May 27, 1935 6 154 154 154 154 0 0 0 154 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4
Willie Kirkland 28 L R 6' 1" 206 Feb 17, 1934 5 137 109 137 125 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 121 125 15 2 0.0
Jack Kubiszyn 25 R R 5' 11" 170 Dec 19, 1936 2 25 17 25 19 0 0 0 0 1 18 0 0 0 0 6 0 -0.1
Barry Latman 26 R R 6' 3" 210 May 21, 1936 6 45 21 45 45 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Al Luplow 23 L R 5' 10" 175 Mar 13, 1939 2 97 81 97 86 0 0 0 0 0 0 68 0 26 86 14 0 2.2
Jim Mahoney 28 R R 6' 0" 175 May 26, 1934 3 41 21 41 32 0 0 0 8 1 23 0 0 0 0 1 12 0.1
Sam McDowell 19 L L 6' 5" 190 Sep 21, 1942 2 25 13 25 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.7
Bob Nieman 35 R R 5' 11" 195 Jan 26, 1927 12 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 -0.1
Jim Perry 26 B R 6' 4" 190 Oct 30, 1935 4 35 27 35 35 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.5
Bubba Phillips 34 R R 5' 9" 180 Feb 24, 1928 8 148 147 148 148 0 0 0 1 145 0 0 3 0 3 1 0 -0.0
Pedro Ramos 27 B R 6' 0" 175 Apr 28, 1935 8 39 27 39 37 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1.0
John Romano 27 R R 5' 11" 205 Aug 23, 1934 5 135 128 135 130 0 130 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 4.5 All-Star
Don Rudolph 30 L L 5' 11" 195 Aug 16, 1931 4 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Willie Tasby 29 R R 5' 11" 170 Jan 8, 1933 5 75 46 75 66 0 0 0 0 1 0 12 57 11 66 17 4 -0.8
Ron Taylor 24 R R 6' 1" 195 Dec 13, 1937 1st 8 4 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Dave Tyriver 24 R R 6' 0" 175 Oct 31, 1937 1st 4 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Floyd Weaver 21 R R 6' 4" 195 May 12, 1941 1st 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1961 / 1963 Roster (40-man)