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1972 SAN DIEGO PADRES

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  58-95   .379
Result:   6th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Don Zimmer, Preston Gomez
General Manager:   Buzzie Bavasi
Stadium:  San Diego Stadium
Attendance:  644,273
Playoffs: Season in progress

San Diego Padres affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ron Taylor (34)
Youngest Player:  Randy Elliott (21)
Longest Tenure:  Gary Ross, Clay Kirby, Jerry Morales, Ivan Murrell, Cito Gaston, Mike Corkins, Nate Colbert, Fred Kendall, Ollie Brown, Ed Spiezio, Larry Stahl, Steve Arlin (4)
Top Hitter:  Nate Colbert (7)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Arlin (14)
Top Draft Pick:  Dave Roberts (#1)

Roster Continuity:  76.22%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9559.617--
Houston8469.54910.5
LA Dodgers8570.54810.5
Atlanta7084.45525.0
SF Giants6986.44526.5
San Diego5895.37936.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
17Nate Colbert1b726UDFA: 1964MLB1515638714127238111156701272143512.250.333.50810002866434481006.0.256
30Derrel Thomas2b-of57211969-1-1MLB1305004811515553699417321616.230.290.3100155550407463.0.260
20Dave Roberts3b-c-211972-1-1MLB1004183810217053372186401615.244.275.3210134443330373.0.277
21Cito Gastonof-28UDFA: 1964MLB11137930102140744022276220013.269.313.3610137403292383.6.321
24Leron Leeof61241966-1-7MLB10137050111237124725295834039.300.353.4970184405276686.7.327
32Jerry Moralesof5023UDFA: 1982MLB115347388315741846355403925.239.307.3570124393286413.9.271
11Enzo Hernandezss4023UDFA: 1967MLB11432933641121152432225061535.195.243.249082369291232.1.206
8Johnny Jeterof8327UDFA: 1964MLB110326257243721115189224109.221.266.3160103347269192.0.286
14Larry Stahlof-31UDFA: 1960MLB10729731679372013316703213.226.298.3470103331239303.4.268
16Fred Kendallc-231967-4-68MLB9127318593461800114213135.216.247.322088289223202.5.232
12Garry Jestadt3b-2b71251965-7-121MLB92256156351622001321021015.246.281.344088280209273.4.248
28Pat Corralesc-31UDFA: 1959MLB44119623000600112611101.193.267.1930231329841.0.247
3Curt Blefaryof-1b-28UDFA: 1962MLB741021020303900191803011.196.320.31403212284123.7.207
10Dave Campbell2b-3b-30UDFA: 1964MLB33100624500304111202202.240.315.2900291138482.7.273
1Bob Bartonc-30UDFA: 1959MLB298811710092021900113.193.209.205018927610.2.243
6Fred Stanleyss-2b-241966-8-143MLB39851517200210121911100.200.306.224019996962.3.258
43Clay Kirbyp-241966-3-47MLB35743500020043000601.068.115.068058476-6-2.3.114
22Steve Arlinp-261966-1-13MLB387261111040082410401.153.247.194014856610.6.229
26Ollie Brownof-28UDFA: 1962MLB23703122003005902011.171.224.200014766020.9.194
35Fred Normanp-29UDFA: 1961MLB43645810030081400500.125.222.14109776100.2.160
23Mike Caldwellp-231971-12-264MLB42501700030002000413.140.137.140075551-4-1.9.226
10Randy Elliottof-211969-1-24MLB144951031060021100001.204.235.306015514032.1.263
18Dave Hilton3b-2b-211971-1-1MLB13472102105103600100.213.260.298014513843.0.244
30Mike Corkinsp-26UDFA: 1965MLB47383900130011100400.237.256.316012433322.0.308
7Joe Goddardc-211971-8-168MLB1235072002005900202.200.300.25709423221.8.269
27Bill Greifp-221968-3-43MLB34330100000011500500.030.059.030013937-4-2.8.056
7Ed Spiezio3b-30UDFA: 1963MLB2029242004101600012.138.161.2070631280-0.2.167
31Rafael Roblesss-24-MLB1824140000000300001.167.167.1670424210-0.6.190
1Johnny Grubbof-231971-1-23MLB721471101011300001.333.364.476010221635.5.389
33Gary Rossp-241967-1-7MLB6013020001000300100.154.154.1540214120-0.7.200
37Ed Acostap-28UDFA: 1967MLB4612110000001900000.083.154.083011311-1-3.1.333
6Don Mason2b-27-MLB911120000001100000.182.250.1820212901.3.200
20Ivan Murrellof-27UDFA: 1963MLB57010001000300000.143.143.14301760-1.7.250
1Mike Fiore1b-27UDFA: 1978MLB76000000001301000.000.143.0000076-1-3.2.000
44Mark Schaefferp-241966-2-22MLB413000000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
36Tom Phoebusp-30UDFA: 1960MLB12000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
42Al Severinsenp-27UDFA: 1964MLB171000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (37 players)153521348811811683810245278464079761553902597.227.283.3326151731575042904783.259

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Steve Arlin14261966-1-13MLB10213.60383712310250.0217115100191221591511.367.810.684.395.720.77.2680.88
43Clay Kirby16241966-3-47MLB12143.1334349200238.2197878321116175801.317.430.794.376.600.66.2601.02
35Fred Norman2529UDFA: 1961MLB9113.44422810652211.2195888118881671321.348.290.773.747.100.53.2881.05
23Mike Caldwell65231971-12-264MLB7114.01422042102163.218392731049102501.4210.060.552.695.610.48.3231.90
30Mike Corkins6626UDFA: 1965MLB693.5447921186140.012561551462108521.348.040.903.996.940.57.2780.86
27Bill Greif48221968-3-43MLB5165.6034222162125.11438678184791221.5210.271.293.386.530.52.3210.76
33Gary Ross51241967-1-7MLB432.456000023391.287352524946611.488.540.204.814.521.07.2981.79
37Ed Acosta7628UDFA: 1967MLB364.454620020089.0105494473053511.5210.620.713.035.360.57.3401.07
44Mark Schaeffer-241966-2-22MLB204.614100013141.052212132825211.9511.410.666.155.491.12.3630.92
42Al Severinsen-27UDFA: 1964MLB012.53170009121.11386179100.945.480.422.953.800.78.1850.93
36Steve Simpson-231970-4-73MLB024.7690004211.11066089001.597.940.006.357.150.89.3030.60
36Tom Phoebus7530UDFA: 1960MLB017.941100005.2355268011.594.763.189.5312.710.75--2.00
13Ralph Garcia-231970-18-409MLB001.803000005.0411033001.407.200.005.405.401.00.2501.00
42Ron Taylor-34-MLB0012.604000205.0977500001.8016.209.000.000.00--.2110.67
25Mike Kilkenny-27UDFA: 1964MLB008.315000304.1744135102.3114.542.086.2310.380.60--1.00
Totals: (37 players)58953.781531533915114191,404135066558910261896063111.138.660.783.966.160.64.297 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Fred KendallC8265650441311.9957.47 
Pat CorralesC433292452123.9937.27 
Bob BartonC292421701321.9896.80 
Curt BlefaryC127151310.9826.85 
Joe GoddardC1210167521.9736.41 
Dave RobertsC1210001.0004.09 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Nate Colbert1B150136212901036119.9969.20 
Curt Blefary1B63834413.9749.00 
Fred Kendall1B1220001.0009.00 
Larry Stahl1B1120001.00018.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Derrel Thomas2B837341972391552.9675.35 
Garry Jestadt2B4836990971123.9444.56 
Fred Stanley2B211344547113.9896.17 
Dave Roberts2B20139292827.9663.69 
Don Mason2B3193640.6924.26 
Dave Campbell2B1743001.0009.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave Roberts3B84754621661720.9312.72 
Dave Campbell3B32278216413.9882.75 
Garry Jestadt3B25179143424.9602.41 
Dave Hilton3B13114121921.9392.45 
Ed Spiezio3B53124011.0001.74 
Jerry Morales3B460010.0000.00 
Fred Stanley3B43128001.0002.90 
Curt Blefary3B3601001.0001.50 
Rafael Robles3B1310001.0003.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Enzo HernandezSS1079041693191959.9634.86 
Derrel ThomasSS49366871181025.9535.04 
Fred StanleySS1764161313.9674.08 
Rafael RoblesSS154941610.9523.67 
Garry JestadtSS31123001.0004.09 
Dave RobertsSS390420.6674.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Leron LeeOF96830186652.9752.08 
Jerry MoralesOF96794214832.9872.52 
Cito GastonOF948271581043.9771.83 
Johnny JeterOF91744222130.9872.70 
Larry StahlOF76648139421.9861.99 
Ollie BrownOF17151341001.0002.08 
Randy ElliottOF13106290001.0002.46 
Johnny GrubbOF647160001.0003.06 
Curt BlefaryOF32510001.0000.36 
Enzo HernandezOF340000.0000.00 
Derrel ThomasOF3236010.8572.35 
Ivan MurrellOF1920001.0002.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gary RossP6091101613.9632.57 
Mike CorkinsP4714082220.9371.93 
Ed AcostaP468931011.9291.31 
Mike CaldwellP4216394723.9663.09 
Fred NormanP4221192424.9431.41 
Mark SchaefferP414156031.0002.41 
Steve ArlinP38250173431.9441.84 
Bill GreifP3412551240.8101.22 
Clay KirbyP34238112953.8891.51 
Al SeverinsenP172105001.0002.13 
Steve SimpsonP91101001.0000.81 
Mike KilkennyP5401001.0002.20 
Ron TaylorP4501001.0001.80 
Ralph GarciaP3502001.0003.60 
Tom PhoebusP1512001.0005.19 


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