Dick Gold
Dick Gold
Full Name:  Richard S. Gold
   School:  Kings Mountain High School in Kings Mountain, North Carolina


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FSU Career
Baseball
Year  No  Pos     Hgt  Wgt  B  T  Cl  Ltr  Hometown
1967  10  2B      6-1  175  R  R  So   *   Grover, NC            
1968  12  2B      6-1  180  R  R  Jr   *   Grover, NC            
1969  32  2B      6-1  180  R  R  Sr   *   Grover, NC            


Comments
Second baseman from Grover, NC...three-year letterman and starter...although not a flashy player frequently came up with a big play when needed either in the field or at bat...a solid defensive player with a good arm...a good hitter who had a career .298 average during the wooden bat era...batted .304 in 1968 and was second on the team in 1969 with a .317 average...is in the seasonal and career record books for Triples (1st-9 in 1969) and (6th-12)...had a sting of seven games in a row with at least one RBI in 1969...a 1st Team District III selection in 1969 and a 3rd Team selection in 1968...earned 1st Team All-American from the American Baseball Coaches Association in 1969.


Awards
Baseball
Year  Award
1969  American Baseball Coaches Association - 1st Team All-American
      The Sporting News - All-American - Honorable Mention


FSU Statistics
Baseball
Batting Statistics
YEAR   AVG  GP  GS   AB  R   H   2B  3B  HR RBI  TB   SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB% SF SH  SB ATT
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1967  .273  44  44  165  27  45   9   0   1  19   57  .345  16   2  23      .342  1  4   9    
1968  .295  38  38  146  28  43   5   3   1  16   57  .390  18   0  25      .372  0  2   3    
1969  .317  52  52  199  33  63   6   9   4  50   99  .497  27   2  37      .400  2  0   3    
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Tot   .296 134 134  510  88 151  20  12   6  85  213  .418  61   4  85   0  .374  3  6  15   0
Fielding Statistics
Year   PO  AST  E   FLD%  DP
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1967           10   .000    
1968            9   .000    
1969            8   .000    
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Tot     0    0 27   .000   0
Baseball
Game Statistics
1967
Date  Opponent                BAT AVG GP GS  AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB BB HBP SO SF SH SB ATT   PO   A  E
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Mar  3 MIAMI                  7  .750  1 3B   4   1   3            2   3                      0            
Mar  4 MIAMI                  7  .500  1 3B   4   1   1            2   1                      0            
Mar  6 TAMPA                  7  .500  1 3B   4   2   2 1          2   3                  2   2            
Mar 20 AUBURN                 6  .412  1 3B   5   1   1 1          0   2                      0           2
Mar 20 GEORGIA                5  .400  1 3B   3   0   1            0   1               1      0           1
Mar 21 SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE    7  .348  1 3B   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 21 AUBURN                 6  .385  1 3B   3   0   2 1          1   3                      0            
Mar 22 SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE    6  .400  1 3B   4   1   2            0   2                      0            
Mar 22 VIRGINIA TECH          6  .364  1 2B   3   0   0            1   0               1      0            
Mar 23 ALABAMA                3  .342  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 24 PENN STATE             5  .341  1 3B   3   1   1            1   1                      0            
Mar 25 ALABAMA                5  .326  1 3B   2   0   0            0   0      1               0            
Mar 27 TULANE                 6  .333  1 2B   5   2   2            1   2                      0            
Mar 28 PENN STATE             6  .302  1 2B   5   0   0            0   0                      0           1
Mar 28 TULANE                 6  .316  1 2B   4   1   2            1   2                      0            
Mar 29 WILLIAM & MARY         7  .328  1 2B   4   0   2            1   2                      0            
Mar 30 WAKE FOREST            7  .323  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 30 NORTH CAROLINA         6  .328  1 2B   2   1   1 1          1   2            1         0            
Mar 31 NORTH CAROLINA         6  .314  1 2B   3   1   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 31 WAKE FOREST            6  .338  1 2B   4   1   3 1      1   3   7                      0            
Apr  1 WAKE FOREST            5  .333  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                  1   1            
Apr  1 NORTH CAROLINA         3  .329  1 2B   4   1   1 1          0   2                      0            
Apr  5 PARSONS COLLEGE        2  .326  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                      0            
Apr  6 PARSONS COLLEGE        3  .315  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr  7 AUBURN                 3  .301  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr  8 AUBURN                 5  .299  1 2B   4   1   1            0   1                  1   1            
Apr 21 TULANE                 5  .300  1 2B   3   2   1            0   1                      0            
Apr 22 TULANE                 5  .308  1 2B   4   2   2            0   2                  1   1            
Apr 23 LOYOLA-NEW ORLEANS     5  .299  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0                      0           1
Apr 24 LOYOLA-NEW ORLEANS     5  .304  1 2B   5   1   2            0   2                      0            
Apr 28 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       5  .316  1 2B   5   2   3 1          1   4  0      0            0   5    5   
Apr 29 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       5  .314  1 2B   4   2   1            0   1  1      1        1   1   2    5  2
May  5 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       5  .304  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
May  6 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       5  .315  1 2B   5   2   3            1   3                  1   1           1
May 11 JACKSONVILLE           5  .308  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0               1      0            
May 16 JACKSONVILLE           5  .304  1 2B   5   1   1            0   1                  1   1            
May 19 FLORIDA                3  .305  1 2B   3   0   1            1   1      1               0            
May 20 FLORIDA                5  .297  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 26 FLORIDA                4  .291  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 27 FLORIDA                5  .287  1 2B   2   0   0            0   0               1      0           1
May 27 FLORIDA                5  .281  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0                  1   1           1
Jun  2 CLEMSON                5  .274  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Jun  3 AUBURN                 4  .275  1 2B   3   0   1            0   1                      0            
Jun  3 CLEMSON                5  .273  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0            
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                                 .273 44 44 165  27  45  7  0  1  19  55  1   2  1  1  4  9   9    7  10 10
1968
Date  Opponent                BAT AVG GP GS  AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB BB HBP SO SF SH SB ATT   PO   A  E
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Mar  8 VALDOSTA RED SOX       2  .000  1 2B   5   0   0            0   0                      0           1
Mar  9 VALDOSTA RED SOX       2  .125  1 2B   3   2   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 19 GEORGIA                2  .182  1 2B   3   1   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 20 GEORGIA                2  .200  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                      0           1
Mar 23 PENN STATE             6  .300  1 2B   5   2   3            0   3                  1   1            
Mar 25 SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE    2  .280  1 2B   5   1   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 26 PENN STATE             2  .379  1 2B   4   1   4     1      1   6                  1   1           1
Mar 27 SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE    2  .375  1 2B   3   2   1 1          1   2                  1   1           1
Mar 27 WAKE FOREST            2  .361  1 2B   4   1   1            0   1                      0           1
Mar 28 WAKE FOREST            2  .366  1 2B   5   1   2            0   2                      0           1
Mar 29 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      2  .333  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 30 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      2  .320  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0            
Apr  1 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      2  .321  1 2B   3   1   1        1   1   4                      0            
Apr  8 KY WESLEYAN COLLEGE    2  .368  1 2B   4   3   4     2      4   8                      0           1
Apr  9 KY WESLEYAN COLLEGE    2  .367  1 2B   3   4   1            1   1                      0            
Apr 19 MIAMI                  2  .349  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr 20 MIAMI                  2  .338  1 2B   5   1   1            1   1                      0            
Apr 22 AUBURN                 2  .329  1 2B   2   0   0            0   0                      0            
Apr 23 AUBURN                 2  .324  1 2B   4   1   1            0   1               1      0           1
Apr 26 LOYOLA-NEW ORLEANS     2  .333  1 2B   4   0   2 1          1   3                      0            
Apr 27 LOYOLA-NEW ORLEANS     2  .329  1 2B   1   0   0            0   0                      0            
May  3 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       2  .321  1 2B   5   1   1            1   1                      0            
May  4 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       2  .318  1 2B   4   1   1            0   1                      0           1
May  7 FLORIDA                2  .301  1 2B   5   0   0            0   0                      0            
May  8 FLORIDA                2  .296  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0            
May 11 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       8  .304  1 2B   4   1   2            1   2                      0            
May 13 AUBURN                 6  .317  1 2B   2   0   2 1          1   3                      0            
May 14 AUBURN                 7  .318  1 2B   3   0   1 1          0   2                      0            
May 15 JACKSONVILLE           7  .306  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 16 JACKSONVILLE           7  .302  1 2B   5   0   1            1   1                      0            
May 24 FLORIDA                7  .292  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 25 FLORIDA                2  .293  1 2B   3   0   1            0   1               1      0            
May 25 FLORIDA                6  .286  1 2B   3   1   0            0   0                      0            
May 30 EAST CAROLINA          7  .282  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0            
May 31 ALABAMA                5  .284  1 2B   3   0   1            0   1                      0            
Jun  1 EAST CAROLINA          3  .283  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                      0            
Jun  1 NORTH CAROLINA STATE   3  .289  1 2B   4   2   2            1   2                      0            
Jun  3 NORTH CAROLINA STATE   3  .295  1 2B   4   1   2 1          0   3                      0            
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                                 .295 38 38 146  28  43  5  3  1  15  57  0   0  0  0  2  3   3    0   0  9
1969
Date  Opponent                BAT AVG GP GS  AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB BB HBP SO SF SH SB ATT   PO   A  E
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Mar  6 FLORIDA SOUTHERN COL   3  .500  1 2B   4   0   2            1   2                      0           1
Mar  7 MIAMI                  3  .375  1 2B   4   1   1     1      1   3                      0            
Mar  8 MIAMI                  3  .500  1 2B   4   1   3 1          0   4                      0            
Mar  9 SAINT LEO COLLEGE      3  .467  1 2B   3   0   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 14 AUBURN                 3  .350  1 2B   5   0   0            0   0                      0           1
Mar 15 AUBURN                 7  .375  1 2B   4   1   2        1   1   5                      0            
Mar 21 LOYOLA-NEW ORLEANS     3  .370  1 2B   3   2   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 22 LOYOLA-NEW ORLEANS     3  .323  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 24 TULANE                 3  .324  1 2B   3   0   1            1   1                      0            
Mar 24 TULANE                 3  .324  1 2B   3   0   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 25 PENN STATE             3  .316  1 2B   1   1   0            0   0                  1   1            
Mar 26 PENN STATE             3  .349  1 2B   5   1   3            2   3                      0            
Mar 27 PENN STATE             3  .340  1 2B   4   2   1     1      2   3                      0            
Mar 28 PENN STATE             3  .333  1 2B   1   0   0            0   0      1               0            
Mar 28 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      3  .308  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
Mar 29 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      3  .304  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                      0            
Mar 29 SOUTHERN ILLINOIS      3  .300  1 2B   4   0   1            2   1            1         0            
Apr  2 BELMONT ABBEY COLL     3  .308  1 2B   5   1   2 1          3   3                      0            
Apr  2 WAKE FOREST            3  .300  1 2B   5   1   1     1      2   3                      0           1
Apr  3 WAKE FOREST            3  .307  1 2B   5   2   2 1          2   3                      0            
Apr  3 BELMONT ABBEY COLL     3  .308  1 2B   3   1   1            1   1                  1   1            
Apr  4 WAKE FOREST            3  .310  1 2B   6   1   2     1      5   4                      0            
Apr  4 SOUTH CAROLINA         3  .310  1 2B   3   0   1            2   1                      0            
Apr  5 WAKE FOREST            3  .319  1 2B   4   2   2     1      2   4                      0            
Apr  7 FURMAN                 3  .323  1 2B   5   2   2     1      0   4                      0            
Apr  8 FURMAN                 3  .320  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                      0            
Apr  9 KY WESLEYAN COLLEGE    3  .324  1 2B   5   1   2 1          3   3            1         0            
Apr 10 KY WESLEYAN COLLEGE    3  .324  1 2B   3   2   1     1      1   3                      0            
Apr 11 SOUTH FLORIDA          3  .321  1 2B   4   0   1            0   1                      0            
Apr 12 SOUTH FLORIDA          3  .330  1 2B   3   0   2            0   2                      0           1
Apr 19 CLEMSON                3  .333  1 2B   2   1   1        1   2   4                  1   1            
Apr 19 CLEMSON                3  .333  1 2B   3   1   1        1   1   4                      0            
Apr 21 GEORGIA                3  .339  1 2B   4   1   2            0   2                      0            
Apr 22 GEORGIA                3  .339  1 2B                        2   0                      0            
Apr 24 SAINT LEO COLLEGE      3  .333  1 2B   2   2   0            0   0      1               0            
Apr 28 FLORIDA                3  .333  1 2B   3   0   1            1   1                      0            
Apr 29 FLORIDA                3  .338  1 2B   4   0   2            0   2                      0           1
Apr 30 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       3  .341  1 2B   5   0   2     1      1   4                      0            
May  1 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       3  .336  1 2B   5   0   1            0   1                      0            
May  3 GEORGIA TECH           3  .329  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
May  3 GEORGIA TECH           3  .333  1 2B   4   0   2            1   2                      0            
May  7 JACKSONVILLE           3  .342  1 2B   5   2   3 1          2   4                      0            
May  8 JACKSONVILLE           3  .333  1 2B   4   0   0            0   0                      0            
May  9 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       3  .331  1 2B   4   0   1            1   1                      0            
May 10 GEORGIA SOUTHERN       3  .335  1 2B   4   0   2            1   2                      0           2
May 17 SOUTH ALABAMA          3  .331  1 2B   5   0   1            1   1                      0            
May 17 SOUTH ALABAMA          3  .337  1 2B   3   1   2 1      1   2   6                      0            
May 19 AUBURN                 3  .333  1 2B   2   1   0            0   0                      0           1
May 20 AUBURN                 3  .324  1 2B   5   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 23 FLORIDA                3  .328  1 2B   4   0   2            0   2                      0            
May 24 FLORIDA                3  .323  1 2B   3   0   0            0   0                      0            
May 24 FLORIDA                3  .321  1 2B   4   0   1            1   1                      0            
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                                 .321 52 52 193  31  62  6  8  4  47  96  0   2  0  2  0  3   3    0   0  8