1960 Rio Grande Valley Giants Statistics

Texas League (TL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 85-59
Finished 1st in the TL
Manager: Ray Murray (85-59)
Affiliation: San Francisco Giants
Location: Harlingen, Texas
Ballpark: Harlingen Baseball Park (Field)
Attendance: 75,291, Avg. 1,046
1960 Rio Grande Valley Giants Roster

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

The Rio Grande Valley Giants of the Texas League ended the 1960 season with a record of 85 wins and 59 losses, finishing first in the TL.

The Giants conceded 587 runs, the lowest total in the circuit. Rio Grande Valley plated 688 runs, worst in the circuit,. John Orsino paced the team with 21 home runs, while Moose Stubing walloped 15 or more, too. Moose Stubing drove in 83 runs. Chuck Hiller led all regular batters by hitting .334. Ron Herbel topped the squad with 15 wins, and Bobby Bolin recorded a 2.78 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Members of the 1960 Rio Grande Valley Giants who played in Major League Baseball during their careers were Gaylord Perry, Ray Murray, Dick LeMay, Bobby Bolin, Jay Van Noy, Moose Stubing, Ray Daviault, John Weekly, John Orsino, Verle Tiefenthaler, Chuck Hiller, Ron Herbel and Manny Mota.

Ray Murray served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Ron Herbel154.7893.50353191216.01849784913281594011
Ray Daviault135.7222.7653000111.078413485513113002
Tom Bowers138.6193.102927121203.0203867016618113209
Bobby Bolin104.7142.78211672120.09045377501110612
Dick Sovde97.5623.26431131138.013569501556686405
Gaylord Perry913.4092.82312391188.0164685912772120105
Vic Davis89.4713.67401531147.0117676016729102322
Dick LeMay63.6674.0315154087.0794639849251306
Tony Risinger101.00030.00
James Myers12.33350.00
Jerry Thomas0040.00
Kenneth Andersen01.00040.00
Verle Tiefenthaler03.0003.771810043.0511818318923001
Totals8559.5903.24301139047701253.011015374519457058877233430

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Chuck Hiller1446395608918747437417105842.334.400.448.848251795
Manny Mota14161354176166181047914125230.307.368.399.767216578
Moose Stubing144621535871563861683837567.292.381.475.856254524
Richard Pawlow1305644927714316534316105861.291.364.362.726178266
Ralph Alomar130452418581232431262742722.294.336.452.788189124
Chuck Strange13857051270117188752573978.229.289.336.6241725122
Pete Carmona1214664164498124136184036.236.307.291.597121361
John Orsino11436331453931662163014141.296.384.586.970184512
Jay Van Noy8932326846761651255604918.284.392.515.907138042
Albert Stieglitz9831828027681311033112857.243.316.404.720113280
John Weekly39136119163750417011318.311.370.454.82454013
Tom Bowers348778918301110057.231.286.308.59324130
James Miller18554761310171268.277.345.362.70717002
Vic Davis475747511300300313.234.280.298.57814070
Gaylord Perry34736839101501320.132.169.191.36013020
Ron Herbel35858259100600230.110.131.122.25310010
Dick Sovde43413726000310310.162.225.162.3876010
Bobby Bolin21494356101300413.140.213.233.44510020
Dick LeMay16372653010310108.115.361.192.5535010
Kenneth Andersen4662.333.333.333.6672
Ray Daviault5330243200000049.083.241.083.3252110
Verle Tiefenthaler181170110000044.143.455.286.7402000
Tony Risinger5220000.000.000.000.0000
Ray Murray2220000.000.000.000.0000
Jerry Thomas4220000.000.000.000.0000
James Myers5770000.000.000.000.0000
Totals162756094933686134423453976387860524592.272.344.400.745197503776390


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Moose Stubing1B14313109110135.9939.797
Chuck Hiller2B14436443816110.9805.569
Chuck Strange3B107892192427.9282.879
Jay Van Noy3B554084109.9252.255
John OrsinoC885124654.9916.3416
Albert StieglitzC774723927.9966.6369
Manny MotaCF1403162096.9742.400
Ralph AlomarLF91128330.9781.440
John WeeklyLF3446130.9401.382
Jay Van NoyLF3036130.9251.233
James MillerLF16270011.0001.688
Ray DaviaultP5351531.870.377
Dick SovdeP4372312.968.698
Vic DavisP40113413.9781.125
Ron HerbelP35145132.9561.857
Gaylord PerryP3195123.9681.935
Tom BowersP291658071.0002.552
Bobby BolinP2141720.9131.000
Verle TiefenthalerP1848021.000.667
Dick LeMayP15317011.0001.333
James MyersP5.000
Jerry ThomasP4.000
Kenneth AndersenP4.000
Tony RisingerP3.000
Richard PawlowRF1221731074.9631.500
Ralph AlomarRF42368001.0001.048
Pete CarmonaSS1201804213176.9515.008
Chuck StrangeSS444193422.9713.045
Totals155438431748139422.9763.5981500

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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