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1965 Batavia Pirates Roster

New York-Pennsylvania League (NYPL) - Class: A
Team Record: 47-75
Finished 6th in the NYPL
Manager: Tom Saffell (47-75)
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates
Location: Batavia, New York
Ballpark: Dwyer Stadium
Attendance: 30,096, Avg. 493
1965 Batavia Pirates Statistics

The Batavia Pirates of the New York-Pennsylvania League ended the 1965 season with a record of 47 wins and 75 losses, finishing sixth in the NYPL.

The Pirates scored 621 runs and allowed 720 runs, most in the circuit. George Lott led Batavia with 19 home runs Johnny Jeter drove in 69 runs. George Lott paced all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .308, and Lou Marone and Sidney Joyner topped the team with 6 wins each, while Wayne White recorded a 3.59 ERA, best among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Gene Garber, Woodie Fryman, Lou Marone, Johnny Jeter, Greg Sims, Ron Slocum and Manny Sanguillen were all players from the 1965 Batavia Pirates who played in the Majors during their careers.

Tom Saffell served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Vic AntonettyLLFebruary 21, 19466'1"170
Richard BaurleRR6'1"165
Edward BerubeRR6'1"190
Jerry BranchLRJanuary 24, 19475'11"170
Frank BrentRR6'4"195
William BrownLR6'3"175
Gary CampbellRR6'4"205
Mel CivilRRNovember 2, 19465'10"174
Curt CleaverRRNovember 8, 19426'0"190
Steve ColeyRRJuly 26, 19435'9"170Spartanburg, SC US
Woodie FrymanRLApril 12, 19406'3"197Ewing, KY US
Gene GarberRRNovember 13, 19475'10"175Lancaster, PA US
Alonso GarciaRRMay 5, 19435'10"165Encino, TX US
Wilbert HammondRRFebruary 5, 19456'0"195Opelousas, LA US
Robert HarenRR5'11"165
Dunray HarrisRRMay 16, 19466'0"170
James HeilmanRRMay 1, 19425'9"175
David HeintzRROctober 27, 19456'0"165Pittsburgh, PA US
Bienvenido HerreraRR5'10"160
Louis HowardRL6'2"185
Dick JacksonRRDecember 16, 19446'5"200
Johnny JeterRROctober 24, 19446'1"180Shreveport, LA US
Sidney JoynerRR6'2"175
Larry KillingsworthRRJune 10, 19476'0"170Van Nuys, CA US
Joseph LittleRR5'10"165
George LottLLOctober 31, 19436'2"195
Lou MaroneRLDecember 3, 19455'11"185San Diego, CA US
Robert McNamaraLL6'2"185
Brian MurphyRRJanuary 11, 19445'11"170
Robert ParkerLL6'2"190
Leslie PenningtonRR6'2"185
John PetermanLR6'0"170
William QueenRR6'0"165
Juan ReyesRR6'0"190
Robert RoadarmelRR6'3"160
John SallesRR6'3"200
Manny SanguillenRRMarch 21, 19446'0"193Colon, Colon PA
Greg SimsSRJune 28, 19466'0"190San Francisco, CA US
Ron SlocumRRJuly 2, 19456'2"185Modesto, CA US
Robert SturgesLR6'1"180
Ernest SwanLL6'1"175
John TisoneRL6'2"180
Wayne WhiteRRNovember 16, 19456'0"180
Glenn WiseRR6'0"170

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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