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1978 Carolina League

1978 > Class A > League History
Overall: 405 games, 6 teams, approx. 135 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 14, 1978 to September 2, 1978 · 140 games
Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Peninsula Pilots PHI 90 49 .647 --
Lynchburg Mets NYM 73 64 .533 16
Salem Pirates PIT 72 63 .533 16
Alexandria Dukes 58 75 .436 29
Kinston Eagles 57 77 .425 30.5
Winston-Salem Red Sox BOS 55 77 .417 31.5

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
Peninsula Pilots PHI 21.4 5.06 139 5091 4376 704 1182 179 47 83 607 177 77 553 752 .270 .353 .389 .743 1704 38 70 54 24
Salem Pirates PIT 23.0 4.71 135 4995 4321 636 1123 175 35 84 555 77 35 567 706 .260 .347 .375 .722 1620 34 30 43 18
Lynchburg Mets NYM 21.4 4.23 137 5073 4325 580 1071 150 38 51 488 167 85 589 884 .248 .342 .335 .677 1450 52 64 43 24
Alexandria Dukes 23.4 4.04 133 4909 4113 537 975 135 42 38 465 131 45 650 715 .237 .346 .318 .664 1308 55 56 35 23
Winston-Salem Red Sox BOS 20.9 3.99 132 4747 4202 527 1029 116 27 55 441 101 42 439 729 .245 .317 .325 .642 1364 20 55 31 15
Kinston Eagles 23.2 3.54 134 4890 4123 474 927 124 31 24 393 165 74 630 759 .225 .331 .287 .618 1185 43 54 40 22
League Totals 22.2 4.27 810 29705 25460 3458 6307 879 220 335 2949 818 358 3428 4545 .248 .340 .339 .679 8631 242 329 246 126

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
Peninsula Pilots PHI 20.5 3.37 90 49 .647 2.83 139 139 90 49 17 22 1166.0 952 469 367 43 521 21 919 38 8 75 1.263 7.3 0.3 4.0 7.1 1.76
Lynchburg Mets NYM 21.9 3.80 73 64 .533 3.13 137 137 102 35 12 27 1172.0 998 521 407 42 582 24 766 29 5 83 1.348 7.7 0.3 4.5 5.9 1.32
Salem Pirates PIT 21.3 4.12 72 63 .533 3.30 135 135 97 38 14 19 1115.0 1027 556 409 65 574 20 880 38 10 100 1.436 8.3 0.5 4.6 7.1 1.53
Kinston Eagles 22.6 4.39 57 77 .425 3.65 134 134 87 47 11 12 1126.0 1106 588 457 54 465 17 688 48 14 50 1.395 8.8 0.4 3.7 5.5 1.48
Winston-Salem Red Sox BOS 20.3 4.75 55 77 .417 4.10 132 132 85 47 10 9 1088.0 1086 627 496 59 697 25 700 39 15 86 1.639 9.0 0.5 5.8 5.8 1.00
Alexandria Dukes 23.2 5.24 58 75 .436 4.49 133 133 93 40 6 17 1089.0 1138 697 543 72 589 19 592 50 22 86 1.586 9.4 0.6 4.9 4.9 1.01
League Totals 21.6 4.27 405 405 .500 3.57 810 810 554 256 70 106 6756.0 6307 3458 2679 335 3428 126 4545 242 74 480 1.441 8.4 0.4 4.6 6.1 1.33

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Peninsula Pilots PHI 139 3497 1418 190 103 .963 30 Jim Snyder
Lynchburg Mets NYM 137 3515 1447 204 96 .961 27 Jack Aker
Kinston Eagles 134 3377 1424 222 117 .956 22 Leo Mazzone
Salem Pirates PIT 135 3346 1467 225 104 .955 31 Jim Mahoney
Alexandria Dukes 133 3267 1420 221 93 .955 29 Les Peden
Winston-Salem Red Sox BOS 132 3264 1338 222 109 .954 30 Bill Slack
League Totals 810 20266 8514 1284 622 .957 169