April 2, 2009

Baseball Announces All-1970's Team

April 2, 2009

Indianapolis, Ind. - In conjunction with the 100 Years of Baseball celebration, the Butler baseball team announced its 19-member All-1970's Team on Thursday (April 2).

Former baseball head coach Scott Neat, who coached many of the players listed, and his wife, Jan, worked to compile the All-1970s team. A special thanks goes to them for their help.

The 2009 baseball season marks the 100th season of baseball at Butler University.

BUTLER BASEBALL ALL-1970's TEAM:

Pitchers
Steve Clayton (1971-74): 40 games, 19 complete games, 202.2 inn., 199 K's, 16 wins, 2.49 ERA
Brad Goffinet (1972-75): 34 games, 14 complete games, 165.1 inn., 112 K's, 15 wins, 3.70 ERA
Terry Magnuson (1975-78): 26 games, 16 complete games, 153 inn., 120 K's, 12 wins, 3.65 ERA
Steve Mitchell (1976-79): 28 games, 22 complete games, 188.1 inn., 137 K's, 17 wins, 2.39 ERA
Jim Turner (1978-79): 20 games, 11 complete games, 114.1 inn., 81 K's, 8 wins, 3.07 ERA

Catchers
Bob Latty (1976-77): 63 games, 186 AB's, 23 runs, 53 hits, 40 RBI's, 11 doubles, 8 HR's, .285 BA
Bob Lambert (1977-80): 142 games, 478 AB's, 46 runs, 139 hits, 96 RBI's, 27 doubles, 1 triple, 18 HR's, .291 BA

First Base
Chuck Hawkins (1971-74): 94 games, 246 AB's, 43 runs, 68 hits, 51 RBI's, 14 doubles, 3 triples, 8 HR's, .276 BA
John Maloy (1977-80): 125 games, 386 AB's, 73 runs, 100 hits, 60 RBI's, 17 doubles, 1 triple, 8 HR's, .259 BA

Second Base
Les Kerr (1977-80): 118 games, 318 AB's, 65 runs, 87 hits, 52 RBI's, 10 doubles, 6 triples, 7 HR's, .274 BA

Third Base
Tom Johnson (1969-72): 67 games, 212 AB's, 20 runs, 62 hits, 26 RBI's, 8 doubles, 1 triple, 1 HR, .292 BA
Ken Shead (1976-79): 132 games, 438 AB's, 84 runs, 137 hits, 62 RBI's, 17 doubles, 12 triples, 7 HR's, .313 BA

Shortstop
Steve Mitchell (1976-79): 146 games, 541 AB's, 94 runs, 178 hits, 95 RBI's, 29 doubles, 12 triples, 9 HR's, .329 BA

Outfielders
Greg Zinn (1969-72): 60 games, 157 AB's, 15 runs, 52 hits, 13 RBI's, 6 doubles, 2 triples, .331 BA
Bruce Carmichael (1971-74): 103 games, 324 AB's, 62 runs, 92 hits, 32 RBI's, 15 doubles, 4 triples, 4 HR's, .284 BA
George Gabor (1975-78): 126 games, 434 AB's, 66 runs, 139 hits, 59 RBI's, 21 doubles, 6 triples, 3 HR's, .320 BA
Tony Primavera (1976-79): 134 games, 403 AB's, 102 runs, 105 hits, 59 RBI's, 20 doubles, 4 triples, 9 HR's, .261 BA
Bill Farber (1977-80): 140 games, 436 AB's, 68 runs, 122 hits, 67 RBI's, 20 doubles, 7 triples, 7 HR's, .280 BA

Utility
Harry Muta (1973-76): 119 games, 334 AB's, 63 runs, 98 hits, 68 RBI's, 15 doubles, 6 triples, 17 HR's, .293 BA & 31 games pitching, 16 complete games, 149 inn., 123 K's, 9 wins, 2.96 ERA