1975 Baltimore Orioles season

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1975 Baltimore Orioles
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 90–69 (.566)
Divisional place 2nd
Other information
Owner(s) Jerold Hoffberger
General manager(s) Frank Cashen
Manager(s) Earl Weaver
Local television WJZ-TV
Local radio WBAL (AM)
(Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell)
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The 1975 Baltimore Orioles season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Orioles finishing 2nd in the American League East with a record of 90 wins and 69 losses.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL East W L GB Pct.
Boston Red Sox 95 65 -- .594
Baltimore Orioles 90 69 4.5 .566
New York Yankees 83 77 12 .519
Cleveland Indians 79 80 15.5 .497
Milwaukee Brewers 68 94 28 .420
Detroit Tigers 57 102 37.5 .358

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1975 Baltimore Orioles
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Duncan, DaveDave Duncan 96 307 63 .205 12 41
1B May, LeeLee May 146 580 152 .262 20 99
2B Grich, BobbyBobby Grich 150 524 136 .260 13 57
3B Robinson, BrooksBrooks Robinson 144 482 97 .201 6 53
SS Belanger, MarkMark Belanger 152 442 100 .226 3 27
LF Baylor, DonDon Baylor 145 524 148 .282 25 76
CF Blair, PaulPaul Blair 140 440 96 .218 5 31
RF Singleton, KenKen Singleton 155 586 .176 .300 15 55
DH Davis, TommyTommy Davis 116 460 130 .283 6 57

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Bumbry, AlAl Bumbry 114 349 94 .269 2 32
Hendricks, ElrodElrod Hendricks 85 223 48 .215 8 38
Northrup, JimJim Northrup 84 194 53 .273 5 29
DeCinces, DougDoug DeCinces 61 169 42 .251 4 23
Muser, TonyTony Muser 80 82 26 .317 0 11
Nordbrook, TimTim Nordbrook 40 34 4 .118 0 0
Shopay, TomTom Shopay 40 31 5 .161 0 2
Etchebarren, AndyAndy Etchebarren 8 20 4 .200 0 3
Stillman, RoyleRoyle Stillman 13 14 6 .429 0 1
Bailor, BobBob Bailor 5 7 1 .143 0 0
Hutto, JimJim Hutto 4 5 0 .000 0 0
Harlow, LarryLarry Harlow 4 3 1 .333 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Palmer, JimJim Palmer 39 323 23 11 2.09 193
Cuellar, MikeMike Cuellar 36 256 14 12 3.66 105
Torrez, MikeMike Torrez 36 270.2 20 9 .306 119
Grimsley, RossRoss Grimsley 35 197 10 13 4.07 89

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Alexander, DoyleDoyle Alexander 32 133.1 8 8 3.04 46
Mitchell, PaulPaul Mitchell 11 57 3 0 3.63 31
Flanagan, MikeMike Flanagan 2 9.2 0 1 2.79 7

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Jackson, GrantGrant Jackson 41 4 3 7 3.35 39
Miller, DyarDyar Miller 30 6 3 8 2.72 33
Garland, WayneWayne Garland 29 2 5 4 3.71 46
Reynolds, BobBob Reynolds 7 0 1 0 9.00 1
Johnson, DaveDave Johnson 6 0 1 0 4.15 4
Jefferson, JesseJesse Jefferson 4 0 2 0 2.35 4

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Rochester Red Wings International League Joe Altobelli
AA Asheville Orioles Southern League Jimmie Schaffer
A Lodi Orioles California League Bobby Malkmus
A Miami Orioles Florida State League George Farson
Rookie Bluefield Orioles Appalachian League Paul Flesner

Notes[edit]

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