Richard Bechtel

Richard Harry Bechtel
Born: January 2, 1946
Primary Position: Second base
All Position(s) Played: 3B, SS
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 168
Draft: Round 57 (1965 June Amateur Draft, Houston Astros)
Draft: Round 27 (1967 June Amateur Draft, Washington Senators)
School: Rider
Career: 1967-1972
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Richard Bechtel compiled a career batting average of .240 with 30 home runs and 172 RBI in his 433-game career with the Geneva Senators, Salisbury Senators, Buffalo Bisons, Shelby Senators, Burlington Senators, Anderson Senators and Greenville Rangers. He began playing during the 1967 season and last took the field during the 1972 campaign.

Buffalo Bisons
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Pitching:

Year Level Lg Team W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
1968ASALL3Salisbury Senators000.0010001.00100502000
Totals000.001000001.001005020000

Batting:

Year Level Lg Team GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1967Short Season ANYPLGeneva Senators44189155293850217313028.245.367.316.68349112
1968ASALL3Salisbury Senators9540735759901611136434363.252.341.395.736141520
1968AAAILBuffalo Bisons1434342520120109.147.147.294.44110000
1969ACARLBurlington Senators728192200020194.105.393.105.4982000
1969ASALL3Shelby Senators10240836457982021252233651.269.335.434.769158224
1971ACARLBurlington Senators57193176193970420001327.222.271.330.60058013
1971ASALL3Anderson Senators166255910100300612.182.274.200.47411100
1972ASALL3Greenville Rangers983523083271162040503552.231.311.295.60791324
Totals4331673146820935367530172149172246.240.323.354.6775200128130


Fielding:

Year Level Lg Team Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
1967Short Season ANYPLGeneva Senators2B265455319.9734.192
1967Short Season ANYPLGeneva SenatorsSS181943106.8613.444
1968AAAILBuffalo Bisons3B951342.8182.000
1968ASALL3Salisbury Senators2B822142202857.9395.293
1968ASALL3Salisbury Senators3B1261863.8002.000
1968AAAILBuffalo BisonsSS101001.0001.000
1969ASALL3Shelby Senators2B982412942375.9595.459
1969ACARLBurlington Senators2B71832061.0007.143
1971ACARLBurlington Senators2B337565410.9724.242
1971ASALL3Anderson Senators3B20120.333.500
1971ASALL3Anderson SenatorsSS24210.8573.000
1971ACARLBurlington Senators3B1492932.9272.714
1971ASALL3Anderson Senators2B13262868.9004.154
1971ACARLBurlington SenatorsSS110001.0001.000
1972ASALL3Greenville Rangers2B9131220.9262.778
1972ASALL3Greenville RangersSS9112025.9393.444
1972ASALL3Greenville Rangers3B77351081510.9051.857
Totals413731941109203.9394.048

Minor League Service:

Year Level League Team Affiliation First Appearance Final Appearance
1967Short Season ANew York-Pennsylvania LeagueGeneva SenatorsWS2
1968AWestern Carolinas LeagueSalisbury SenatorsWS2
1968AAAInternational LeagueBuffalo BisonsWS2
1969AWestern Carolinas LeagueShelby SenatorsWS2
1969ACarolina LeagueBurlington SenatorsWS2
1971AWestern Carolinas LeagueAnderson SenatorsWS2
1971ACarolina LeagueBurlington SenatorsWS2
1972AWestern Carolinas LeagueGreenville RangersTEX




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