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1978 Gulf Coast League

1978 > Class Rookie > League History
Overall: 164 games, 6 teams, approx. 54 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

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
GCL Rangers TEX 33 22 .600 --
GCL Royals KCR 31 24 .564 2
GCL Cubs CHC 30 24 .556 2.5
GCL Braves ATL 25 30 .455 8
GCL Astros HOU 23 31 .426 9.5
GCL Pirates PIT 21 32 .396 11
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

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
GCL Rangers TEX 20.1 5.42 55 2102 1750 298 437 54 23 16 236 129 37 278 240 .250 .355 .334 .690 585 18 40 16 3
GCL Royals KCR 20.4 4.89 55 1996 1650 269 408 44 27 17 210 67 24 301 274 .247 .364 .338 .702 557 14 12 19 8
GCL Astros HOU 19.5 4.39 54 1932 1684 237 409 60 30 6 190 70 29 197 221 .243 .327 .325 .652 547 23 11 17 3
GCL Braves ATL 19.4 4.30 56 2040 1774 241 416 70 28 11 197 46 12 226 272 .234 .326 .324 .650 575 19 14 7 7
GCL Cubs CHC 20.0 3.96 54 1868 1586 214 377 59 7 10 175 84 30 236 247 .238 .339 .303 .642 480 14 20 12 11
GCL Pirates PIT 19.6 3.57 54 1929 1685 193 388 64 15 14 155 79 34 207 374 .230 .319 .311 .630 524 17 13 7 9
League Totals 19.8 4.43 328 11867 10129 1452 2435 351 130 74 1163 475 166 1445 1628 .240 .339 .323 .662 3268 105 110 78 41

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
GCL Royals KCR 20.0 3.64 31 24 .564 3.01 55 55 39 16 5 11 439.0 388 200 147 12 169 2 293 12 2 18 1.269 8.0 0.2 3.5 6.0 1.73
GCL Rangers TEX 20.1 3.84 33 22 .600 3.07 55 55 44 11 6 13 472.0 387 211 161 12 257 8 365 16 6 36 1.364 7.4 0.2 4.9 7.0 1.42
GCL Braves ATL 20.7 4.07 25 30 .455 3.41 56 56 44 12 6 7 465.0 441 228 176 19 187 10 228 16 3 25 1.351 8.5 0.4 3.6 4.4 1.22
GCL Astros HOU 19.8 4.37 23 31 .426 3.66 54 54 37 17 6 6 440.0 399 236 179 5 238 9 289 17 10 30 1.448 8.2 0.1 4.9 5.9 1.21
GCL Cubs CHC 20.5 4.87 30 24 .556 3.97 54 54 35 19 4 8 438.0 422 263 193 11 275 8 231 18 8 38 1.591 8.7 0.2 5.7 4.7 0.84
GCL Pirates PIT 18.5 5.81 21 32 .396 4.91 54 54 48 6 3 5 449.0 398 314 245 15 319 4 222 26 3 60 1.597 8.0 0.3 6.4 4.4 0.70
League Totals 19.9 4.43 163 163 .500 3.67 328 328 247 81 30 50 2703.0 2435 1452 1101 74 1445 41 1628 105 32 207 1.435 8.1 0.2 4.8 5.4 1.13

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
GCL Royals KCR 55 1318 539 81 39 .958 15 n/a
GCL Braves ATL 56 1395 658 98 51 .954 8 Pedro Gonzalez
GCL Rangers TEX 55 1417 605 103 61 .952 21 n/a
GCL Astros HOU 54 1319 575 95 39 .952 13 Julio Linares
GCL Cubs CHC 54 1313 585 107 48 .947 15 n/a
GCL Pirates PIT 54 1346 607 129 42 .938 30 Woody Huyke
League Totals 328 8108 3569 613 280 .950 102