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1970 CLEVELAND INDIANS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  76-86   .469
Result:   5th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Alvin Dark
General Manager:   Alvin Dark
Stadium:  Cleveland Municipal Stadium
Attendance:  729,752
Playoffs: Season in progress

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Chuck Hinton (36)
Youngest Player:  Jack Heidemann (20)
Longest Tenure:  Sam McDowell (10)
Top Hitter:  Vada Pinson (29)
Top Pitcher:  Sam McDowell (4)
Top Draft Pick:  Steve Dunning (#2)

Roster Continuity:  49.62%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10854.667--
NY Yankees9369.57415.0
Boston8775.53721.0
Detroit7983.48829.0
Cleveland7686.46932.0
Washington7092.43238.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
28Vada Pinsonof2931UDFA: 1956MLB148574741642862482762869370612.286.319.4810276611434955.9.287
12Graig Nettles3b44251965-4-74MLB157549811291312662318177330012.235.336.4040222633433825.1.231
24Eddie Leonss-2b54231967-2-35MLB1525495813620410561247892223311.248.308.3530194624452633.7.278
27Roy Fosterof3924UDFA: 1963MLB1394776612826023603354751241115.268.357.4680223545369846.2.276
26Ted Uhlaenderof4529UDFA: 1961MLB14147356127212114636394413386.268.321.3910185524369674.9.272
8Ray Fossec-231965-1-7MLB12045062138171186115395515439.307.361.4690211497333806.5.316
18Jack Heidemannss51201967-1-11MLB1334454494142637243488284107.211.265.2920130495376312.2.244
11Tony Horton1b-25-MLB115413481111931759323054450518.269.321.4530187452327625.1.271
9Duke Simsc8029UDFA: 1959MLB1103454691120235604465961105.264.360.4990172398264666.7.259
23Chuck Hintonof-36-MLB10719524624092902253401223.318.392.477093224142377.1.344
25Buddy Bradfordof-25UDFA: 1962MLB7516325326172301214311018.196.290.374061186141152.9.219
16Larry Brownss-2b-30-MLB7215517405201510201401326.258.339.316049180126194.0.280
48Sam McDowellp7827UDFA: 1960MLB4010551300120024200800.124.140.152016115100-5-1.3.194
29Lou Klimchock3b-2b-30-MLB4156590012003911011.161.213.214012614910.7.170
22Ted Fordof-231966-1-11MLB26465810110031300100.174.224.261012503921.2.219
34Steve Harganp8127UDFA: 1961MLB28454510000011500800.111.130.133065448-2-1.0.167
10Rich Rollins3b-32-MLB42436100024003500000.233.283.372016463354.1.222
29John Lowensteinof-231968-18-402MLB17435113116101900001.256.273.442019443364.5.303
32Dean Chancep-29-MLB45421300030023200410.071.111.071034944-5-3.1.273
45Rich Handp-211969-1-1MLB35412600050011100520.146.159.146064942-1-0.5.187
40Ken Harrelson1b-of-28-MLB17393111011006400001.282.378.385015452965.9.294
13Vern Fuller2b-26-MLB2933362012003900000.182.250.333011362732.7.217
46Steve Dunningp-211970-1-2MLB19310500010011400300.161.187.161053529-1-0.9.294
39Mike Paulp-251967-20-389MLB3026240000000700100.154.154.154042723-1-0.9.211
25Russ Nagelsonof-251966-14-272MLB1724331012003900000.125.222.29207272111.4.143
31Barry Moorep-27-MLB1321120000000200101.095.095.095022221-1-1.7.105
33Rick Austinp-231968-3-54MLB31180210000031000000.111.238.1670321160-0.3.250
17Lou Camilliss-2b-231967-3-55MLB1615000000002200001.000.118.000001716-1-2.4.000
35Dennis Higginsp-30UDFA: 1958MLB5812130001002400101.250.357.25003151111.7.375
42Jim Rittwagep-25-MLB88131000000000000.375.375.500048529.5.375
36Fred Lasherp-28-MLB438000000000400100.000.000.0000099--.000
38Phil Henniganp-241966-4-60MLB427111001002310200.143.400.2860212814.0.250
33Bob Millerp-31UDFA: 1958MLB155010000001100001.200.333.200016500.1.250
42Dick Ellsworthp-30-MLB294000000000200000.000.000.0000044--.000
44Vince Colbertp-241968-11-234MLB232000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
31Steve Mingorip-26UDFA: 1965MLB211000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (36 players)1625463649135819723183617253650390937427645119.249.314.3947082150612443817044.3.266

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
48Sam McDowell427UDFA: 1960MLB20122.92393919120305.023610899251313041701.206.960.743.878.970.43.2710.94
45Rich Hand53211969-1-1MLB6133.8335253153159.213271682769110121.267.441.523.896.200.63.2370.92
32Dean Chance-29-MLB984.24451911144155.017280731859109711.499.991.053.436.330.54.3262.05
34Steve Hargan6327UDFA: 1961MLB1132.9023198110142.21014746145372401.086.370.883.344.540.74.2111.25
46Steve Dunning-211970-1-2MLB494.961917001094.1935552165477301.568.871.535.157.350.70.2920.86
35Dennis Higgins4630UDFA: 1958MLB463.9958000291190.182434085482601.518.170.805.388.170.66.3050.91
39Mike Paul-251967-20-389MLB284.813015103088.0915147134570201.559.311.334.607.160.64.3080.75
38Phil Hennigan-241966-4-60MLB634.024210017371.269343274443101.588.670.885.535.401.02.2911.10
31Barry Moore-27-MLB354.221312001070.170343384635201.658.961.025.894.481.31--1.32
33Rick Austin-231968-3-54MLB254.79318117367.2743636102653101.489.841.333.467.050.49.3201.14
36Fred Lasher5728-MLB174.064310013557.257342663044101.518.900.944.686.870.68.3071.11
42Dick Ellsworth-30-MLB334.532910011243.249232241413101.4410.100.822.892.681.08.3061.35
44Vince Colbert-241968-11-234MLB117.262300010231.037252541617411.7110.741.164.654.940.94.3201.70
33Bob Miller-31UDFA: 1958MLB224.18152006128.035141311515001.7911.250.324.824.821.00.3511.13
42Jim Rittwage-25-MLB114.1583100026.018121202116201.506.230.007.275.541.31.2341.10
31Steve Mingori-26UDFA: 1965MLB102.66210008120.1178621216101.437.520.895.317.080.75.2631.14
Totals: (36 players)76863.91162162345128351,451133367563018368910765341.288.271.014.276.670.64.298 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ray FosseC12085470107.9890.00 
Duke SimsC392771322.9930.00 
Chuck HintonC4282001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tony Horton1B112898736106.9940.00 
Chuck Hinton1B401648114.9940.00 
Duke Sims1B2918018315.9850.00 
Ken Harrelson1B138070151.0000.00 
Vada Pinson1B7191021.0000.00 
Lou Klimchock1B5351041.0000.00 
Vern Fuller1B101001.0000.00 
Sam McDowell1B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie Leon2B14134237813102.9820.00 
Larry Brown2B16282516.9810.00 
Vern Fuller2B16181634.9190.00 
John Lowenstein2B101231051.0000.00 
Lou Klimchock2B548021.0000.00 
Chuck Hinton2B301001.0000.00 
Lou Camilli2B241001.0000.00 
Sam McDowell2B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Graig Nettles3B1541343581740.9670.00 
Larry Brown3B17101822.9330.00 
Rich Rollins3B51221.6000.00 
Vern Fuller3B406001.0000.00 
Chuck Hinton3B210001.0000.00 
John Lowenstein3B21621.7780.00 
Buddy Bradford3B10000.0000.00 
Lou Camilli3B10000.0000.00 
Eddie Leon3B101001.0000.00 
Jim Rittwage3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jack HeidemannSS1322163542379.9610.00 
Larry BrownSS273462515.9500.00 
Eddie LeonSS232640510.9300.00 
Lou CamilliSS303001.0000.00 
John LowensteinSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Vada PinsonOF141265853.9820.00 
Ted UhlaenderOF134225521.9910.00 
Roy FosterOF131188670.9650.00 
Buddy BradfordOF64119120.9840.00 
Duke SimsOF3648331.9440.00 
Chuck HintonOF3536410.9760.00 
Ted FordOF12241001.0000.00 
Russ NagelsonOF450001.0000.00 
Graig NettlesOF310001.0000.00 
John LowensteinOF220001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dennis HigginsP589071410.9552.10 
Dean ChanceP4515532022.9201.34 
Fred LasherP43571640.6361.10 
Phil HenniganP42711211011.0002.91 
Sam McDowellP3930533541.9051.12 
Rich HandP35159112222.9431.87 
Rick AustinP3167413011.0002.28 
Mike PaulP30882611.8890.82 
Dick EllsworthP2943312011.0003.13 
Vince ColbertP23312610.8892.32 
Steve HarganP231421324031.0002.34 
Steve MingoriP21203310.8572.69 
Steve DunningP199471722.9232.30 
Bob MillerP152801001.0000.32 
Barry MooreP1370414011.0002.31 
Jim RittwageP82624011.0002.08 


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