1960 Victoria Rosebuds Roster

Texas League (TL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 77-69
Finished 4th in the TL
Manager: Johnny Pesky (77-69)
Affiliation: Detroit Tigers
Location: Victoria, Texas
Ballpark: Toros Stadium:
Attendance: 69,760, Avg. 956
1960 Victoria Rosebuds Statistics

Playoffs - Victoria Rosebuds 3 games, Rio Grande Valley Giants 0
Finals - Tulsa Oilers 3 games, Victoria Rosebuds 0

The Victoria Rosebuds of the Texas League ended the 1960 season with a record of 77 wins and 69 losses, finishing fourth in the TL.

The Rosebuds plated 757 runs and surrendered 624 runs. Don Miles and Jim Fridley paced Victoria with 26 home runs apiece., and Kal Segrist walloped 15 or more, too. Kal Segrist drove in 93 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .325 clip. Jim Proctor led the team with 15 wins, while Jim Raugh earned a 3.33 ERA, leading qualifying pitchers.

Players from the 1960 Victoria Rosebuds who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included Jim Fridley, Butch McCord, Bob Humphreys, Bill Graham, Jim Proctor, Joe Grzenda, Chuck Daniel, Marvin Williams, Kal Segrist, Manny Montejo, Jerry Davie, Frank Kostro, Don Miles and Jim Brady.

Johnny Pesky served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Wade ArnoldLRFebruary 27, 19365'9"178
Jim BradyLLMarch 2, 19366'2"185Jersey City, NJ US
Dave BrownRRJuly 29, 19386'0"185
Jack CaroRRFebruary 2, 19316'1"174Pensacola, FL US
Harvey CohenRRMarch 5, 19346'3"210
Jay CookeLLMay 6, 19376'1"195
Chuck DanielRRSeptember 17, 19336'2"195Bluffton, AR US
Jerry DavieRRFebruary 10, 19336'0"180Detroit, MI US
Manuel DiazRRDecember 12, 19345'11"180
Jim FridleyRRSeptember 6, 19246'2"205Phillippi, WV US
Bill GrahamRRJanuary 21, 19376'3"217Flemingsburg, KY US
Joe GrzendaRLJune 8, 19376'2"180Scranton, PA US
Andres GutierrezRR
Bob HumphreysRRAugust 18, 19355'11"165Covington, VA US
Frank KostroRRAugust 4, 19376'2"190Windber, PA US
Butch McCordLLNovember 2, 19255'10"175Nashville, TN US
George McCueLLJuly 4, 19335'10"160
Don MilesLLMarch 13, 19366'1"210Indianapolis, IN US
Manny MontejoRROctober 16, 19355'11"150Caibarien, CU
Lamar NorthRRMay 20, 19296'1"180
William ParsonsLR6'1"180
Alfred PaschalRROctober 30, 19346'0"165
Juan PiedraLLSeptember 8, 19385'11"172Marianao, CU
George PlayerRRAugust 1, 19346'0"180
Jim ProctorRRSeptember 9, 19356'0"165Brandywine, MD US
Jim RaughRRSeptember 22, 19346'1"185Cleveland, OH US
David ReedLRJuly 30, 19366'0"180
James RiceRRSeptember 25, 19335'10"160
Pablo RiveraRR5'10"165
Kal SegristRRApril 14, 19316'0"180Greenville, TX US
Frankie ShellSRJuly 6, 19335'11"175Sage, AR US
Dick SmallwoodSL5'11"175
Fern SmathersRRMarch 16, 19345'11"185
James SprankleRRJuly 22, 19356'1"190Lafayette, IN US
Marvin WilliamsRRFebruary 12, 19206'0"190Houston, TX US

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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