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1978 Texas League

1978 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 539 games, 8 teams, approx. 134 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1977 / 1979

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1977 / 1979

League Standings

Regular Season

April 11, 1978 to September 2, 1978 · 136 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Arkansas Travelers STL 77 55 1 .583 --
Jackson Mets NYM 76 58 1 .567 2
Tulsa Drillers TEX 57 78 0 .422 21.5
Shreveport Captains PIT 55 81 0 .404 24

West Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
El Paso Diablos CAL 80 55 0 .593 --
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 79 57 0 .581 1.5
Midland Cubs CHC 70 65 0 .519 10
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 44 89 0 .331 35

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
El Paso Diablos CAL 23.4 6.32 135 5331 4606 853 1331 274 41 165 778 91 34 602 756 .289 .373 .474 .847 2182 45 26 52 31
Midland Cubs CHC 23.0 5.77 135 5390 4635 779 1311 204 55 84 675 182 74 650 835 .283 .372 .405 .777 1877 33 34 38 28
Arkansas Travelers STL 22.8 5.38 133 4994 4283 715 1194 211 36 66 641 133 71 607 729 .279 .370 .391 .761 1675 32 35 37 24
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 22.3 4.74 136 5223 4517 644 1166 188 43 59 571 204 67 597 730 .258 .346 .358 .704 1617 31 39 39 28
Tulsa Drillers TEX 22.7 4.71 135 4940 4272 636 1092 197 46 88 565 152 73 572 903 .256 .346 .385 .731 1645 33 34 29 20
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 22.2 4.28 133 5012 4376 569 1112 174 27 92 512 88 64 524 971 .254 .337 .369 .706 1616 39 41 32 18
Shreveport Captains PIT 23.6 4.07 136 4880 4357 554 1086 166 39 84 503 123 60 436 816 .249 .319 .363 .682 1582 27 23 37 29
Jackson Mets NYM 22.4 4.00 135 4842 4310 540 1083 184 47 53 475 173 68 399 738 .251 .320 .353 .673 1520 55 42 36 30
League Totals 22.8 4.91 1078 40612 35356 5290 9375 1598 334 691 4720 1146 511 4387 6478 .265 .348 .388 .736 13714 295 274 300 208

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Jackson Mets NYM 22.0 3.55 76 58 .567 3.04 135 135 94 41 21 24 1135.0 959 479 383 49 563 38 871 38 6 55 1.341 7.6 0.4 4.5 6.9 1.55
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 22.7 4.07 79 57 .581 3.27 136 136 106 30 12 37 1201.0 1082 554 437 80 603 18 1005 45 15 75 1.403 8.1 0.6 4.5 7.5 1.67
Arkansas Travelers STL 23.5 4.16 77 55 .583 3.80 133 133 99 34 14 22 1105.0 1107 553 467 72 431 43 707 39 9 56 1.392 9.0 0.6 3.5 5.8 1.64
Shreveport Captains PIT 23.0 4.85 55 81 .404 3.93 136 136 106 30 7 19 1133.0 1114 660 495 90 553 20 858 27 15 78 1.471 8.8 0.7 4.4 6.8 1.55
El Paso Diablos CAL 22.5 5.27 80 55 .593 4.69 135 135 116 19 4 39 1167.0 1241 711 608 92 573 8 856 37 9 57 1.554 9.6 0.7 4.4 6.6 1.49
Midland Cubs CHC 21.8 5.58 70 65 .519 4.94 135 135 100 35 3 24 1174.0 1309 753 645 131 630 20 653 33 8 65 1.652 10.0 1.0 4.8 5.0 1.04
Tulsa Drillers TEX 22.0 5.64 57 78 .422 4.88 135 135 88 47 9 14 1107.0 1271 761 600 73 508 22 787 39 16 95 1.607 10.3 0.6 4.1 6.4 1.55
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 23.3 6.16 44 89 .331 5.23 133 133 112 21 4 19 1131.0 1292 819 657 104 526 39 741 37 20 72 1.607 10.3 0.8 4.2 5.9 1.41
League Totals 22.6 4.91 538 538 .500 4.22 1078 1078 821 257 74 198 9153.0 9375 5290 4292 691 4387 208 6478 295 98 553 1.504 9.2 0.7 4.3 6.4 1.48

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Midland Cubs CHC 135 3522 1594 159 153 .970 22 Jim Saul
Arkansas Travelers STL 133 3316 1432 150 136 .969 13 Thomas Thompson
El Paso Diablos CAL 135 3502 1421 168 116 .967 15 Moose Stubing
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 136 3602 1357 185 106 .964 20 Don LeJohn
Jackson Mets NYM 135 3406 1327 188 119 .962 24 Bob Wellman
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 133 3392 1540 240 118 .954 30 Glenn Ezell
Tulsa Drillers TEX 135 3320 1402 237 108 .952 20 Marty Martinez
Shreveport Captains PIT 136 3400 1344 252 110 .950 22 Steve Demeter
League Totals 1078 27460 11417 1579 966 .961 166