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1962 Houston Colt 45sNational League (MLB)
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Don Taussig played for the 1962 Houston Colt 45s
LeagueNational LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameColt 45s
Location
Record64-96 (8th)League Rank8thMLB Rank16th
ManagerHarry CraftGeneral ManagerPaul Richards
CoachesJimmy Adair (Assistant Coach), Bobby Bragan (Assistant Coach), Jim Busby (Assistant Coach), Jim Busby (Third Base Coach), Cot Deal (Pitching Coach), Lum Harris (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance924,456 (Rank: 11th)
Years Available1962-2018

Team History -- 1962 Statistics -- 1962 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1962 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
25Roman MejiasofR311465668216212324761243083635113.286.326.445.77125239610.297.159.226.3414.913.62.83.923.624.1    
14Bob Aspromonte3bR24149534591421841159454654853410.266.332.376.70820133596.278.110.195.3197.79.11.21.948.623.2    
10Norm Larker1bL3114750658133195963117047743710.263.358.374.73218933590.274.111.249.33111.98.00.71.556.224.8    
20Carl WarwickofR2513047763124171166023387705518.260.312.400.71219134525.278.140.218.3177.214.72.03.129.827.4
1957-   UDFA-BRO
 
15Bob LillisssR3212945738114124130732823042110.249.292.300.59213717491.260.051.120.2695.74.70.80.2457.014.9
1951-   UDFA-BRO
 
21Al SpanglerofL281294185111910953576704636261.285.389.388.77716224499.309.103.273.35214.09.20.71.083.620.2
1954-   UDFA-MLB
 
11Joey Amalfitano2bR281173804490125127444543153513.237.317.303.62011518434.263.066.184.28310.49.91.00.2380.020.0    
8Hal SmithcR3110934532811401235002455223113.235.286.380.66613126376.246.145.214.2976.414.62.33.228.832.1    
23Jim PendletonofR38117321307912283600145727326.246.279.371.65011922347.274.125.168.2874.016.44.12.340.127.9    
7Merritt RanewcL247121826516842422144332252.234.287.390.6778518239.272.156.220.2915.918.03.11.754.535.3
1957-   UDFA-MLB
 
16Billy Goodman2b-3bL368216112414101000121101026.255.306.292.598475174.273.037.112.2726.96.30.90.00.012.2    
18J.C. HartmanssR2851148113350051141610004.223.248.257.505385153.250.034.061.2312.610.54.00.00.015.2
1955-   UDFA-CHN
 
27Pidge Browne1bL3365100821421100013900108.210.298.320.618327114.220.110.240.28411.47.90.70.9100.033.3
1955-   UDFA-CHN
 
26Johnny Temple2bR3431951425400121071104102.263.311.305.616294107.294.042.126.2836.510.31.60.00.016.0    
9Jim CampbellcR25278661940360062300003.221.272.372.64432792.267.151.221.2886.525.03.83.328.736.8
1955-   UDFA-PIT
 
18Don BuddinssR28408010134121000171712024.163.316.313.629257100.180.150.363.28917.017.01.02.040.053.9    
43Turk FarrellpR28437831410230002813001.179.190.269.45921382.250.090.090.2050.034.20.02.439.021.4    
22Al HeistofR3427724161003003910005.222.263.236.49917176.254.014.056.2334.011.83.00.00.06.3
1949-   UDFA-SLA
 
30Bob BrucepR293255811100700121401002.200.343.218.56112168.268.018.236.28117.720.61.20.00.09.1
1953-   UDFA-DET
 
35Jim GoldenpL2643547122208001613001.222.250.333.58318459.250.111.130.2591.710.26.00.00.033.3
1954-   UDFA-PHI
 
24Dave RobertsofL29165331330110008810100.245.349.358.70719463.267.113.264.32612.712.71.01.653.030.8
1953-   UDFA-BAL
 
36,40Ken JohnsonpR2933521410030012409002.077.094.096.1905162.143.019.038.0891.638.724.00.00.025.0
1952-   UDFA-PHA
 
46Hal WoodeshickpR2931370300010031503001.081.150.081.2313043.136.000.081.1217.034.95.00.00.00.0    
17Bob CervofR3619312700230021000002.226.273.419.69213233.263.193.258.3076.130.35.06.115.528.6    
24Johnny WeeklyofR251326351022007400000.192.364.462.82612333.150.270.538.37121.212.10.66.113.060.0
1956-   UDFA-NY1
 
20,24Don TaussigofR3016251500110021100001.200.259.320.5798127.308.120.200.2647.440.75.53.725.020.0    
34Dave GiustipR222624371001002701001.292.346.333.6798127.412.041.125.3137.425.93.50.00.014.3
1961-   UDFA-HOU
 
17Dick Gernert1bR331024150001005700000.208.345.208.5535029.294.000.208.27817.224.11.40.00.00.0    
33George BrunetpR271717210000001901000.059.111.059.1701019.125.000.059.0905.347.49.00.00.00.0    
33Dean StonepL311516040002001403000.250.294.250.5444020.333.000.063.2555.020.04.00.00.00.0    
22Ron DavisofR20614130001101700001.214.267.214.4813015.429.000.143.2286.746.77.00.00.00.0
1961-   UDFA-HOU
 
31Don McMahonpR325112010000000400001.083.083.083.1661012.125.000.000.0750.033.30.00.00.00.0    
19Ernie FaziossR201212310001002500000.083.214.083.2971014.143.000.167.16614.335.72.50.00.00.0
1962-   UDFA-HOU
 
4Jim BusbyofR351511220001012300000.182.308.182.4902013.250.000.091.24815.423.11.50.00.00.0    
39Russ KemmererpR30369130000001200000.333.400.333.7333010.429.000.111.34210.020.02.00.00.00.0    
44Bobby TiefenauerpR32439111000001400000.111.200.222.4222110.200.111.222.19910.040.04.00.00.0100.0    
32,45Jim UmbrichtpR31349010001000201000.111.111.111.2221010.143.000.000.1010.020.00.00.00.00.0
1957-   UDFA-MLB
 
42Bobby ShantzpR3678000000000400000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0    
19George Williams2bR2258131002000100000.375.375.500.875418.429.125.125.3870.012.50.00.00.033.3
1957-   UDFA-PHI
 
36Dick DrottpR2564000000000000001.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
36George WittpR2884110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.000.2260.050.00.00.00.00.0    
39John AndersonpR29102000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1952-   UDFA-PHI
 
Batting Totals: (42 players)1605558592137017047105549423049380638753437132.246.310.351.66119493226198.270.351.195.0008.013.01.61.752.923.5 

1962 Fielding Statistics

TopNEXT
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PDon McMahon32MLBp51-7641100151.0000.290.20---51100.031.9Fielding by Day
PBobby Tiefenauer32MLBp43-85662014.8570.280.14---43100.026.9Fielding by Day
PTurk Farrell28MLBp43-24110282140.9500.880.16---43100.026.9Fielding by Day
PJim Golden26MLBp37-15210292141.9511.050.26---4386.023.1Fielding by Day
PRuss Kemmerer30MLBp36-6861201181.0000.500.26---36100.022.5Fielding by Day
PJim Umbricht31MLBp34-6711400151.0000.440.22---34100.021.3Fielding by Day
PKen Johnson29MLBp33-1979374150.9201.390.23---33100.020.6Fielding by Day
PBob Bruce29MLBp32-17514261241.9761.250.23---32100.020.0Fielding by Day
PHal Woodeshick29MLBp31-1397263036.9171.060.24---31100.019.4Fielding by Day
PDave Giusti22MLBp22-738131222.9550.950.29---2684.613.8Fielding by Day
PGeorge Brunet27MLBp17-544122218.8890.940.30---17100.010.6Fielding by Day
PDean Stone31MLBp15-523101014.9290.870.25---15100.09.4Fielding by Day
PJohn Anderson29MLBp10-17160071.0000.700.41---10100.06.3Fielding by Day
PGeorge Witt28MLBp8-15130041.0000.500.27---8100.05.0Fielding by Day
PDick Drott25MLBp6-1311103.6670.330.15---6100.03.8Fielding by Day
PAl Cicotte32MLBp5-4100011.0000.200.25---50.03.1Fielding by Day
PBobby Shantz36MLBp3-2011301141.0004.670.70---742.91.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CHal Smith31MLBc92--5706599644.9866.900.00--610984.457.5Fielding by Day
CMerritt Ranew24MLBc58--3573581400.9806.760.00--147181.736.3Fielding by Day
CJim Campbell25MLBc25--1742061200.9707.760.00--52792.615.6Fielding by Day
CJim Busby35MLBof1--000000.000.00---156.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BNorm Larker31MLB1b135--1148103111031262.9919.270.00---14791.884.4Fielding by Day
1BPidge Browne33MLB1b26--15515311173.9836.540.00---6540.016.3Fielding by Day
1BDick Gernert33MLB1b9--62209641.0007.110.00---1090.05.6Fielding by Day
1BJim Pendleton38MLBof8--5412557.9656.880.00---1176.85.0Fielding by Day
1BDave Roberts29MLB1b-of6--29101301.0005.000.00---1637.53.8Fielding by Day
1BHal Smith31MLBc2--10001101.0005.000.00---1091.81.3Fielding by Day
1BBilly Goodman36MLB2b-1b1--000000.000.00---821.20.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BJoey Amalfitano28MLB2b-3b110--2302681772515.9674.530.00---11794.068.8Fielding by Day
2BBob Lillis32MLBss-2b33--4671214119.9833.550.00---12925.620.6Fielding by Day
2BBilly Goodman36MLB2b-1b31--25452672.9722.260.00---8237.819.4Fielding by Day
2BJohnny Temple34MLB2b26--375966102.9413.690.00---3183.916.3Fielding by Day
2BGeorge Williams22MLB2b3--150161.0002.000.00---560.01.9Fielding by Day
2BBob Aspromonte24MLB3b1--510161.0006.000.00---1490.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BBob Aspromonte24MLB3b142--1502331321396.9672.700.00---14995.388.8Fielding by Day
3BBilly Goodman36MLB2b-1b17--11227240.8251.940.00---8220.710.6Fielding by Day
3BBob Lillis32MLBss-2b9--81704251.0002.780.00---1297.05.6Fielding by Day
3BDon Buddin28MLBss9--6113120.8501.890.00---4022.55.6Fielding by Day
3BHal Smith31MLBc6--07108.8751.170.00---1095.53.8Fielding by Day
3BJoey Amalfitano28MLB2b-3b5--12104.7500.600.00---1174.33.1Fielding by Day
3BJim Pendleton38MLBof3--100011.0000.330.00---1172.61.9Fielding by Day
3BJohnny Temple34MLB2b1--000000.000.00---313.20.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSBob Lillis32MLBss-2b99--1692901354472.9724.640.00---12976.761.9Fielding by Day
SSJ.C. Hartman28MLBss48--87121631214.9724.330.00---5194.130.0Fielding by Day
SSDon Buddin28MLBss27--3862513105.9523.700.00---4067.516.9Fielding by Day
SSBob Aspromonte24MLB3b11--13232338.9473.270.00---1497.46.9Fielding by Day
SSErnie Fazio20MLB2b10--5135123.7831.800.00---1283.36.3Fielding by Day
SSJim Pendleton38MLBof2--000000.000.00---1171.71.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFRoman Mejias31MLBof142--21710132240.9461.600.00---14697.388.8Fielding by Day
OFCarl Warwick25MLBof128--2621241278.9862.140.00---13098.580.0Fielding by Day
OFAl Spangler28MLBof121--183782198.9601.570.00---12993.875.6Fielding by Day
OFJim Pendleton38MLBof90--126450135.9631.440.00---11776.956.3Fielding by Day
OFAl Heist34MLBof23--3611038.9741.610.00---2785.214.4Fielding by Day
OFDave Roberts29MLB1b-of12--18000181.0001.500.00---1675.07.5Fielding by Day
OFJim Busby35MLBof10--400041.0000.400.00---1566.76.3Fielding by Day
OFJohnny Weekly25MLBof7--800081.0001.140.00---1353.84.4Fielding by Day
OFBob Cerv36MLBof6--41106.8330.830.00---1931.63.8Fielding by Day
OFNorm Larker31MLB1b6--500051.0000.830.00---1474.13.8Fielding by Day
OFRon Davis20MLBof5--900091.0001.800.00---683.33.1Fielding by Day
OFDon Taussig30MLBof4--10000101.0002.500.00---1625.02.5Fielding by Day

1962 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Jimmy AdairAssistant Coach1882-12-09 79Waxahachie,Texas MLB1931-19311931-1931   SS
Bobby BraganAssistant Coach1917-10-30 44Birmingham,Alabama MLB1940-19481940-1948   SS-C
Jim BusbyAssistant Coach1927-01-08 35Kenedy,Texas MLB1950-19621950-1962   OF
Jim BusbyThird Base Coach1927-01-08 35Kenedy,Texas MLB1950-19621950-1962   OF
Harry CraftManager1915-04-19 47Ellisville,Mississippi MLB1937-19421937-1942   OF
Cot DealPitching Coach1923-01-23 39Arapaho,Oklahoma MLB1947-19541947-1954   P
Lum HarrisAssistant Coach1915-01-17 47New Castle,Alabama MLB1941-19471941-1947   P
Paul RichardsGeneral Manager1908-11-21 53Waxahachie,Texas MLB1932-19461932-1946   C
Eddie RobinsonAssistant General Manager1920-12-15 41Paris,Texas MLB1942-19571942-1957   1B