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1978 Savannah Braves

1978 > Class AA > 1978 Southern League (East)
Overall: 72-72
Scored 500 runs, Allowed 513 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-74

Affiliation: Atlanta Braves-NL
Manager: Bobby Dews
Represented: Savannah, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Roger Alexander2319963000000022.
2Timothy Barr*2214110000000000.
3Jim Bouton392214130100000005.
4Timothy Brill2341123103890014001326. for 2 teams
5Tony Brizzolara2110220000000000.
6Leland Byrd223276646120004101123.188.307.188.49412010
7Dom Chiti*1925530000000012.
8Gary Cooper#21107435377508311943035648112.220.308.329.637124235
9Tim Costello*228220000000001.
10Miguelito DeLaCruz204980200010003.
11James Doherty2485301254204481126423830.
12Clayton Elliott224550100000002.
13Andres Forbes214116014012366017131616.257.338.321.65945130
14Timothy Graven2346110000000000.
15Richard Green#211133953333482141728015839.246.358.357.715119040
16Terry Harper2247190174174691421111336.264.316.397.71269102
17Bill Haslerig*23863332814469812221144365.246.356.302.65985621
18Jerry Keller23124509447571121422174214278.251.320.432.7511938210
19Rufino Linares2711644940049121155851753461.303.363.425.788170654
20Stuart Livingstone2352220100000000.500.500.5001.0001000
21Jeff Matthews222710088921200301109.239.323.261.58523110
22Dan Morogiello*2327550100000003.
23Larry Owen231124123643578911145123349.214.277.335.612122186
24Louis Pratt216110000000000.
25Rafael Ramirez203814313114274021310525.
26Mike Reynolds*2392321276356063120523940.217.316.272.58875150
27Ken Smith*20138568462551101952401169792.238.372.314.686145261
28Brian Snitker2215625531310130069.236.311.309.62117010
29David Stevens2266224204105190115021713.250.306.309.61563021
30Scott Thayer2326968313192029201123.229.326.325.65227110
31Jim Wessinger22933563153088711291693541.279.351.317.669100132
32Richard Wieters2314330110010002.333.333.6671.0002000
32 Players22.514452374542500108414530704459845563792.239.325.330.655149934623641
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Roger Alexander23106.6251.8417171150132.0100312773801003051.0456.
2Timothy Barr2202.0005.2514100224.02418141161176161.6679.
3Jim Bouton39119.5502.8221211230150.0112684715651780041.1806.
4Tony Brizzolara2144.5001.93101050070.05719155210551011.1147.
5Dom Chiti*19910.4743.442424520131.013464504574472041.4589.
6Don Collins*2521.6671.9512910060.05424131280512021.3678.
7Tim Costello*2233.5002.258640044.03913112181220111.2958.
8Timothy Graven*2344.5002.7046000870.07232212276480011.4149.
9Lamar Jones2511.5003.759000112.01555113430022.33311.
10Terry Leach24101.0005.049200025.02417142132211001.4808.
11Stuart Livingstone2375.5832.80520005103.09737326245510211.1758.
12Rick Matula2475.5833.1027932587.082393010301481041.2878.
13Dan Morogiello*23814.3643.102727810180.0184816214813963061.4729.
14Louis Pratt2103.0004.206510030.02827140202142131.6008.
15Vincent Titus*23001.127000016.0124207170001.1886.
16Richard Wieters2355.5002.77141310091.08434283550355031.5278.
16 Players24.17272.5002.83144144935115211225.011185133857351331693265431.3318.
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Larry Owen11154589257.9625.718
Timothy Brill381601154.9724.502Stats for 2 teams
David Stevens21849011.0004.431
Brian Snitker1047340.9265.002
Miguelito DeLaCruz281001.0004.500


Jerry Keller91813591184.9889.58
Richard Green5542725632.9878.22
David Stevens421012.9555.25


James Doherty65150169646.9824.91
Mike Reynolds4410499623.9714.61
Andres Forbes41103106523.9775.10
Leland Byrd21020.3330.50
Jeff Matthews255021.0005.00
David Stevens110001.0001.00


Mike Reynolds514010789.9482.88
David Stevens29206588.9142.93
Jeff Matthews251856105.8812.96
Scott Thayer25155398.8832.72
Leland Byrd22153441.9252.23
James Doherty791382.7333.14
Clayton Elliott315011.0002.00
Jim Wessinger10110.5001.00


Jim Wessinger911572862851.9414.87
Rafael Ramirez38611231518.9254.84
James Doherty16223749.9373.69
Mike Reynolds25611.9175.50


Ken Smith13322510102.9591.77
Gary Cooper104206871.9682.06
Bill Haslerig801591433.9832.16
Rufino Linares771581232.9832.21
Terry Harper46851021.9792.07
Leland Byrd330001.0001.00
Jim Wessinger241001.0002.50
Jerry Keller120001.0002.00
Larry Owen110001.0001.00


Stuart Livingstone52523031.0000.54
Timothy Graven46613001.0000.41
Rick Matula2771322.9090.74
Dan Morogiello27638001.0001.63
Dom Chiti2462630.9141.33
Jim Bouton211228011.0001.90
Roger Alexander17824011.0001.88
Timothy Barr142910.9170.79
Richard Wieters1471510.9571.57
Don Collins123630.7500.75
Tony Brizzolara1034001.0000.70
Lamar Jones906001.0000.67
Terry Leach9010001.0001.11
Tim Costello814001.0000.63
Vincent Titus721001.0000.43
Louis Pratt614001.0000.83

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Roger Alexander23RR6' 1.0"170Aug 2, 1954Midwest City, OK, US
Timothy Barr22LR6' 1.0"183Aug 18, 1955Meshoppen, PA, US
Jim Bouton39RR6' 0.0"170Mar 8, 1939Newark, NJ, US
Timothy Brill23RR6' 1.0"195May 19, 1955Temple, PA, US
Tony Brizzolara21RR6' 5.0"215Jan 14, 1957Santa Monica, CA, US
Leland Byrd22RR6' 1.0"175Oct 30, 1955Gainesville, GA, US
Dom Chiti19LL6' 0.0"190Dec 10, 1958Independence, MO, US
Don Collins25RL6' 2.0"195Sep 15, 1952Lyons, GA, US
Gary Cooper21SR6' 3.0"175Dec 22, 1956Savannah, GA, US
Tim Costello22LL6' 3.0"205May 31, 1956Harrisburg, PA, US
Miguelito DeLaCruz20RR5' 11.0"170Jul 5, 1957Hato Mayor del Rey, Hato Mayor, DO
James Doherty24RR6' 0.0"165Dec 16, 1953
Clayton Elliott22RR5' 10.0"175Aug 17, 1955Pittsburgh, PA, US
Andres Forbes21RR5' 10.0"160Jan 22, 1957DO
Timothy Graven23RL6' 0.0"190Oct 25, 1954Covington, KY, US
Richard Green21SR6' 1.0"208Sep 14, 1956Conroe, TX, US
Terry Harper22RR6' 4.0"195Aug 19, 1955Douglasville, GA, US
Bill Haslerig23LR6' 2.0"185Oct 12, 1954Cincinnati, OH, US
Lamar Jones25RR6' 5.0"195Jul 9, 1952Chamblee, GA, US
Jerry Keller23RR6' 4.0"210Feb 9, 1955Royal Oak, MI, US
Terry Leach24RR6' 0.0"215Mar 13, 1954Selma, AL, US
Rufino Linares27RR6' 0.0"170Feb 28, 1951San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Stuart Livingstone23RR6' 2.0"200Aug 5, 1954Toronto, ON, CA
Jeff Matthews22RR5' 10.0"165Jun 20, 1956Minneapolis, MN, US
Rick Matula24RR6' 0.0"190Nov 22, 1953Wharton, TX, US
Dan Morogiello23LL6' 1.0"200Mar 26, 1955Brooklyn, NY, US
Larry Owen23RR5' 11.0"185May 31, 1955Cleveland, OH, US
Louis Pratt21RR6' 1.0"185Sep 8, 1956Boynton Beach, FL, US
Rafael Ramirez20RR6' 0.0"170Feb 18, 1958San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Mike Reynolds23LR5' 10.0"160Feb 11, 1955Nampa, ID, US
Ken Smith20LR6' 1.0"195Feb 12, 1958Youngstown, OH, US
Brian Snitker22RR6' 1.0"190Oct 17, 1955Decatur, IL, US
David Stevens22RR5' 11.0"175Jun 21, 1956
Scott Thayer23RR6' 4.0"195Oct 5, 1954Hamilton AFB, OH, US
Vincent Titus23LL6' 1.0"172Aug 24, 1954Renton, WA, US
Jim Wessinger22RR5' 10.0"165Sep 25, 1955Utica, NY, US
Richard Wieters23RR6' 5.0"215Feb 26, 1955Charleston, SC, US

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