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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
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Roger Alexander 23 19 9 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 1 0
2 Timothy Barr* 22 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
3 Jim Bouton 39 22 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 1 0
4 Timothy Brill 23 41 123 103 8 9 0 0 1 4 0 0 13 26 .087 .197 .117 .313 12 1 6 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Tony Brizzolara 21 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
6 Leland Byrd 22 32 76 64 6 12 0 0 0 4 1 0 11 23 .188 .307 .188 .494 12 0 1 0
7 Dom Chiti* 19 25 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 1 0
8 Gary Cooper# 21 107 435 377 50 83 11 9 4 30 35 6 48 112 .220 .308 .329 .637 124 2 3 5
9 Tim Costello* 22 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
10 Miguelito DeLaCruz 20 4 9 8 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250 .222 .250 .472 2 0 0 1
11 James Doherty 24 85 301 254 20 44 8 1 1 26 4 2 38 30 .173 .281 .224 .506 57 1 6 2
12 Clayton Elliott 22 4 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0
13 Andres Forbes 21 41 160 140 12 36 6 0 1 7 1 3 16 16 .257 .338 .321 .659 45 1 3 0
14 Timothy Graven 23 46 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Richard Green# 21 113 395 333 34 82 14 1 7 28 0 1 58 39 .246 .358 .357 .715 119 0 4 0
16 Terry Harper 22 47 190 174 17 46 9 1 4 21 1 1 13 36 .264 .316 .397 .712 69 1 0 2
17 Bill Haslerig* 23 86 333 281 44 69 8 1 2 22 11 4 43 65 .246 .356 .302 .659 85 6 2 1
18 Jerry Keller 23 124 509 447 57 112 14 2 21 74 2 1 42 78 .251 .320 .432 .751 193 8 2 10
19 Rufino Linares 27 116 449 400 49 121 15 5 8 51 7 5 34 61 .303 .363 .425 .788 170 6 5 4
20 Stuart Livingstone 23 52 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0
21 Jeff Matthews 22 27 100 88 9 21 2 0 0 3 0 1 10 9 .239 .323 .261 .585 23 1 1 0
22 Dan Morogiello* 23 27 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0
23 Larry Owen 23 112 412 364 35 78 9 1 11 45 1 2 33 49 .214 .277 .335 .612 122 1 8 6
24 Louis Pratt 21 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
25 Rafael Ramirez 20 38 143 131 14 27 4 0 2 13 1 0 5 25 .206 .245 .282 .527 37 2 4 1
26 Mike Reynolds* 23 92 321 276 35 60 6 3 1 20 5 2 39 40 .217 .316 .272 .588 75 1 5 0
27 Ken Smith* 20 138 568 462 55 110 19 5 2 40 11 6 97 92 .238 .372 .314 .686 145 2 6 1
28 Brian Snitker 22 15 62 55 3 13 1 0 1 3 0 0 6 9 .236 .311 .309 .621 17 0 1 0
29 David Stevens 22 66 224 204 10 51 9 0 1 15 0 2 17 13 .250 .306 .309 .615 63 0 2 1
30 Scott Thayer 23 26 96 83 13 19 2 0 2 9 2 0 11 23 .229 .326 .325 .652 27 1 1 0
31 Jim Wessinger 22 93 356 315 30 88 7 1 1 29 16 9 35 41 .279 .351 .317 .669 100 1 3 2
32 Richard Wieters 23 14 3 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .667 1.000 2 0 0 0
32 Players 22.5 144 5237 4542 500 1084 145 30 70 445 98 45 563 792 .239 .325 .330 .655 1499 34 62 36 41
* - 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
Rk Name Age 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
1 Roger Alexander 23 10 6 .625 1.84 17 17 11 5 0 132.0 100 31 27 7 38 0 100 3 0 5 1.045 6.8 0.5 2.6 6.8 2.63
2 Timothy Barr 22 0 2 .000 5.25 14 1 0 0 2 24.0 24 18 14 1 16 1 17 6 1 6 1.667 9.0 0.4 6.0 6.4 1.06
3 Jim Bouton 39 11 9 .550 2.82 21 21 12 3 0 150.0 112 68 47 15 65 1 78 0 0 4 1.180 6.7 0.9 3.9 4.7 1.20
4 Tony Brizzolara 21 4 4 .500 1.93 10 10 5 0 0 70.0 57 19 15 5 21 0 55 1 0 1 1.114 7.3 0.6 2.7 7.1 2.62
5 Dom Chiti* 19 9 10 .474 3.44 24 24 5 2 0 131.0 134 64 50 4 57 4 47 2 0 4 1.458 9.2 0.3 3.9 3.2 0.82
6 Don Collins* 25 2 1 .667 1.95 12 9 1 0 0 60.0 54 24 13 1 28 0 51 2 0 2 1.367 8.1 0.2 4.2 7.6 1.82
7 Tim Costello* 22 3 3 .500 2.25 8 6 4 0 0 44.0 39 13 11 2 18 1 22 0 1 1 1.295 8.0 0.4 3.7 4.5 1.22
8 Timothy Graven* 23 4 4 .500 2.70 46 0 0 0 8 70.0 72 32 21 2 27 6 48 0 0 1 1.414 9.3 0.3 3.5 6.2 1.78
9 Lamar Jones 25 1 1 .500 3.75 9 0 0 0 1 12.0 15 5 5 1 13 4 3 0 0 2 2.333 11.2 0.8 9.8 2.2 0.23
10 Terry Leach 24 1 0 1.000 5.04 9 2 0 0 0 25.0 24 17 14 2 13 2 21 1 0 0 1.480 8.6 0.7 4.7 7.6 1.62
11 Stuart Livingstone 23 7 5 .583 2.80 52 0 0 0 5 103.0 97 37 32 6 24 5 51 0 2 1 1.175 8.5 0.5 2.1 4.5 2.13
12 Rick Matula 24 7 5 .583 3.10 27 9 3 2 5 87.0 82 39 30 10 30 1 48 1 0 4 1.287 8.5 1.0 3.1 5.0 1.60
13 Dan Morogiello* 23 8 14 .364 3.10 27 27 8 1 0 180.0 184 81 62 14 81 3 96 3 0 6 1.472 9.2 0.7 4.0 4.8 1.19
14 Louis Pratt 21 0 3 .000 4.20 6 5 1 0 0 30.0 28 27 14 0 20 2 14 2 1 3 1.600 8.4 0.0 6.0 4.2 0.70
15 Vincent Titus* 23 0 0 1.12 7 0 0 0 0 16.0 12 4 2 0 7 1 7 0 0 0 1.188 6.8 0.0 3.9 3.9 1.00
16 Richard Wieters 23 5 5 .500 2.77 14 13 1 0 0 91.0 84 34 28 3 55 0 35 5 0 3 1.527 8.3 0.3 5.4 3.5 0.64
16 Players 24.1 72 72 .500 2.83 144 144 93 51 15 21 1225.0 1118 513 385 73 513 31 693 26 5 43 1.331 8.2 0.5 3.8 5.1 1.35
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Larry Owen 111 545 89 25 7 .962 5.71 8
Timothy Brill 38 160 11 5 4 .972 4.50 2 Stats for 2 teams
David Stevens 21 84 9 0 1 1.000 4.43 1
Brian Snitker 10 47 3 4 0 .926 5.00 2
Miguelito DeLaCruz 2 8 1 0 0 1.000 4.50 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Keller 91 813 59 11 84 .988 9.58
Richard Green 55 427 25 6 32 .987 8.22
David Stevens 4 21 0 1 2 .955 5.25

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Doherty 65 150 169 6 46 .982 4.91
Mike Reynolds 44 104 99 6 23 .971 4.61
Andres Forbes 41 103 106 5 23 .977 5.10
Leland Byrd 2 1 0 2 0 .333 0.50
Jeff Matthews 2 5 5 0 2 1.000 5.00
David Stevens 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Reynolds 51 40 107 8 9 .948 2.88
David Stevens 29 20 65 8 8 .914 2.93
Jeff Matthews 25 18 56 10 5 .881 2.96
Scott Thayer 25 15 53 9 8 .883 2.72
Leland Byrd 22 15 34 4 1 .925 2.23
James Doherty 7 9 13 8 2 .733 3.14
Clayton Elliott 3 1 5 0 1 1.000 2.00
Jim Wessinger 1 0 1 1 0 .500 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Wessinger 91 157 286 28 51 .941 4.87
Rafael Ramirez 38 61 123 15 18 .925 4.84
James Doherty 16 22 37 4 9 .937 3.69
Mike Reynolds 2 5 6 1 1 .917 5.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ken Smith 133 225 10 10 2 .959 1.77
Gary Cooper 104 206 8 7 1 .968 2.06
Bill Haslerig 80 159 14 3 3 .983 2.16
Rufino Linares 77 158 12 3 2 .983 2.21
Terry Harper 46 85 10 2 1 .979 2.07
Leland Byrd 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Jim Wessinger 2 4 1 0 0 1.000 2.50
Jerry Keller 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Larry Owen 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stuart Livingstone 52 5 23 0 3 1.000 0.54
Timothy Graven 46 6 13 0 0 1.000 0.41
Rick Matula 27 7 13 2 2 .909 0.74
Dan Morogiello 27 6 38 0 0 1.000 1.63
Dom Chiti 24 6 26 3 0 .914 1.33
Jim Bouton 21 12 28 0 1 1.000 1.90
Roger Alexander 17 8 24 0 1 1.000 1.88
Timothy Barr 14 2 9 1 0 .917 0.79
Richard Wieters 14 7 15 1 0 .957 1.57
Don Collins 12 3 6 3 0 .750 0.75
Tony Brizzolara 10 3 4 0 0 1.000 0.70
Lamar Jones 9 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.67
Terry Leach 9 0 10 0 0 1.000 1.11
Tim Costello 8 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.63
Vincent Titus 7 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.43
Louis Pratt 6 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.83

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Roger Alexander 23 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 2, 1954 Midwest City, OK, US
Timothy Barr 22 L R 6' 1.0" 183 Aug 18, 1955 Meshoppen, PA, US
Jim Bouton 39 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 8, 1939 Newark, NJ, US
Timothy Brill 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 19, 1955 Temple, PA, US
Tony Brizzolara 21 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Jan 14, 1957 Santa Monica, CA, US
Leland Byrd 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 30, 1955 Gainesville, GA, US
Dom Chiti 19 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 10, 1958 Independence, MO, US
Don Collins 25 R L 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 15, 1952 Lyons, GA, US
Gary Cooper 21 S R 6' 3.0" 175 Dec 22, 1956 Savannah, GA, US
Tim Costello 22 L L 6' 3.0" 205 May 31, 1956 Harrisburg, PA, US
Miguelito DeLaCruz 20 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 5, 1957 Hato Mayor del Rey, Hato Mayor, DO
James Doherty 24 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Dec 16, 1953
Clayton Elliott 22 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 17, 1955 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Andres Forbes 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jan 22, 1957 DO
Timothy Graven 23 R L 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 25, 1954 Covington, KY, US
Richard Green 21 S R 6' 1.0" 208 Sep 14, 1956 Conroe, TX, US
Terry Harper 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Aug 19, 1955 Douglasville, GA, US
Bill Haslerig 23 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 12, 1954 Cincinnati, OH, US
Lamar Jones 25 R R 6' 5.0" 195 Jul 9, 1952 Chamblee, GA, US
Jerry Keller 23 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Feb 9, 1955 Royal Oak, MI, US
Terry Leach 24 R R 6' 0.0" 215 Mar 13, 1954 Selma, AL, US
Rufino Linares 27 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Feb 28, 1951 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Stuart Livingstone 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 5, 1954 Toronto, ON, CA
Jeff Matthews 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 20, 1956 Minneapolis, MN, US
Rick Matula 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 22, 1953 Wharton, TX, US
Dan Morogiello 23 L L 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 26, 1955 Brooklyn, NY, US
Larry Owen 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 31, 1955 Cleveland, OH, US
Louis Pratt 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 8, 1956 Boynton Beach, FL, US
Rafael Ramirez 20 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Feb 18, 1958 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Mike Reynolds 23 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Feb 11, 1955 Nampa, ID, US
Ken Smith 20 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 12, 1958 Youngstown, OH, US
Brian Snitker 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 17, 1955 Decatur, IL, US
David Stevens 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 21, 1956
Scott Thayer 23 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 5, 1954 Hamilton AFB, OH, US
Vincent Titus 23 L L 6' 1.0" 172 Aug 24, 1954 Renton, WA, US
Jim Wessinger 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 25, 1955 Utica, NY, US
Richard Wieters 23 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Feb 26, 1955 Charleston, SC, US

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