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1975 Wichita Aeros Statistics

American Association (AA) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 68-68
Finished 3rd in the AA's West Division
Manager: Mike Roarke (68-68)
Affiliation: Chicago Cubs
Location: Wichita, Kansas
Ballpark: Lawrence-Dumont Stadium
Attendance: 173,504, Avg. 2,552
1975 Wichita Aeros Roster

The Wichita Aeros of the American Association ended the 1975 season with a record of 68 wins and 68 losses, finishing third in the league's West Division.

The Aeros plated 708 runs and gave up 719 runs. Mike Adams and Jim Tyrone paced Wichita with 13 home runs apiece. Mike Adams drove in 77 runs and topped batters with significant playing time with a .308 average, while Herb Hutson led the squad with 12 wins, and Willie Prall recorded a 3.73 ERA, leading regular hurlers.

Players from the 1975 Wichita Aeros who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Matt Alexander, Mike Adams, Paul Reuschel, Dave Rosello, Willie Prall, Eddie Solomon, Buddy Schultz, Chris Ward, Joe Wallis, Eddie Watt, Rick Stelmaszek, Jim Tyrone, Jerry Tabb, Steve Swisher, Milt Wilcox, Jack Hiatt, Gene Hiser, Vic Harris, Herb Hutson, Jim Kremmel, Tom Dettore, Adrian Garrett, Julio Gonzalez, Ron Dunn and Ken Crosby.

Mike Roarke 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
Herb Hutson1212.5005.623029510181.021812611327767104403
Willie Prall117.6113.732927721188.0191105781674154204
Tom Dettore71.8752.8313831170.0672422528350401
Jim Kremmel75.5834.313417400142.0172846811637753012
Paul Reuschel64.6004.8935000257.0633531328832203
Bernie Beckman57.4174.60161541086.0984644650351404
Milt Wilcox43.5714.318830048.0563123315218302
Eddie Watt45.4443.8944000781.0944135323346304
Buddy Copeland410.2865.18271610299.01237757946556306
Buddy Schultz28.2004.0547100960.0623827421248013
Darrell Turner11.5006.485500025.039231801108101
Eddie Solomon80.0
Ken Crosby30.0
Ronnie Matney002.705000010.012332204001
Vernon Temple004.1518100239.0512418214223102
Mike Weiss006.00200003.04220202000
Gary Junge009.00300008.0131282416103
George Manz02.00010.803200010.02217122609000
Totals6365.4924.543301290275241107.012856885599546344586311490

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
Mike Adams13357947410414626513771819178.308.423.466.889221806
Jim Tyrone120515449711352121373425053.301.368.443.811199349
Dave Rosello1356135221001342927461567773.257.354.360.714188464
Ronnie Matney11045838753982321074126392.253.360.401.761155404
Rick Stelmaszek1064023364089143647116152.265.376.378.754127104
Gene Hiser723182725087104532213636.320.394.441.835120136
Chris Ward863753164187173855115233.275.378.424.802134223
Jerry Tabb974123555786181748225048.242.339.358.697127322
Adrian Garrett5223621241681731248212047.321.380.599.979127121
Rick Oliver752732402155101630102648.229.307.354.66285232
Joe Wallis341381202240155224031519.333.409.5921.00071111
Julio Gonzalez56190171133550011201317.205.266.234.50040222
Ron Dunn3713512516348252810926.272.326.488.81461100
Joel Green50138114193330111002114.289.401.342.74439111
Vic Harris32149132233222111501531.242.320.311.63041020
William Huisman38135120142843014001212.233.313.317.63038210
Steven Haug5013811910192107011228.160.237.193.43023070
Matt Alexander737324800284152.250.351.438.78914000
Bill Droege1245411820041017.195.250.244.49410210
Steve Swisher732218600491088.286.516.8571.37318210
Herb Hutson30110000000000.000.000.000.0000000
Jack Hiatt1220000000000.000.000.000.0000000
Totals1340532145617081228226391026576122637724.269.361.403.764183804038450


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Jerry Tabb1B86785491088.9889.698
Ronnie Matney1B5641415455.9917.661
Steven Haug1B110001.0001.000
Adrian Garrett1B120001.0002.000
Ron Dunn1B141001.0005.000
Mike Adams2B791722501057.9775.342
Julio Gonzalez2B3674871026.9424.472
William Huisman2B274765113.9914.148
Joel Green2B611916.9523.333
Ron Dunn2B152041.0007.000
Rick Oliver3B65511102215.8802.477
Ron Dunn3B231442410.9332.435
Julio Gonzalez3B2016410121.0002.850
Jim Tyrone3B16162063.8572.250
Joel Green3B13141772.8162.385
Mike Adams3B1062534.9123.100
William Huisman3B316001.0002.333
Rick StelmaszekC9946935106.9815.09110
Steven HaugC4920315011.0004.4493
Steve SwisherC627410.9695.1670
Jack HiattC130001.0003.0000
Jim TyroneOF931641772.9631.946
Gene HiserOF701721043.9782.600
Chris WardOF64115420.9831.859
Mike AdamsOF3874330.9622.026
Adrian GarrettOF3559210.9841.743
Joe WallisOF3489620.9792.794
Vic HarrisOF2763710.9862.593
Ronnie MatneyOF25371001.0001.520
Joel GreenOF1629110.9681.875
Bill DroegeOF12221011.0001.917
Matt AlexanderOF7251001.0003.714
Rick StelmaszekOF35010.8331.667
Buddy SchultzP4757001.000.255
Eddie WattP4441913.958.523
Paul ReuschelP3571211.950.543
Jim KremmelP3431923.917.647
Herb HutsonP30102214.9701.067
Willie PrallP2961612.957.759
Buddy CopelandP2717921.929.963
Vernon TempleP183821.846.611
Bernie BeckmanP16014011.000.875
Tom DettoreP1331510.9471.385
Milt WilcoxP87810.9381.875
Eddie SolomonP8.000
Darrell TurnerP52510.8751.400
Ronnie MatneyP513011.000.800
George ManzP312011.0001.000
Gary JungeP311011.000.667
Ken CrosbyP3.000
Mike WeissP201001.000.500
Dave RoselloSS1352254353285.9544.889
Joel GreenSS628001.0001.667
William HuismanSS131011.0004.000
Ron DunnSS13211.8335.000
Totals149634921453157414.9693.3051300

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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