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1979 Arkansas Travelers

1979 > Class AA > 1979 Texas League (East)
Overall: 76-57
Scored 589 runs, Allowed 474 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-53

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Thomas Thompson
Represented: Little Rock, AR
Ballpark: Ray Winder Field (Little Rock, AR)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Jorge Aranzamendi 25 58 148 137 17 35 9 2 0 10 0 0 8 25 .255 .295 .350 .645 48 0 2 1
2 Fulvio Bertolotti 24 9 24 24 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 6 .083 .083 .125 .208 3 0 0 0
3 Thomas Chamberlain 24 13 16 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 .077 .250 .077 .327 1 0 0 0
4 Chris Davis 24 43 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
5 Dennis Delany 23 95 323 286 24 72 12 0 2 38 0 2 30 36 .252 .326 .315 .641 90 2 4 1
6 Luis DeLeon 20 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
7 Joe DeSa* 19 130 526 463 71 147 32 5 13 86 3 3 44 65 .317 .389 .492 .881 228 13 1 5
8 Mike Dimmel 24 5 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0
9 Gene Dotson 25 129 509 451 81 138 32 7 12 66 16 10 51 81 .306 .377 .488 .865 220 3 0 4
10 Joe Edelen 23 12 10 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 1 0
11 Hector Eduardo 25 20 28 27 1 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 6 .185 .214 .259 .474 7 0 0 0
12 Neil Fiala* 22 105 445 369 51 107 11 4 2 36 8 5 49 44 .290 .369 .358 .727 132 2 17 8
13 Julian Gutierrez 20 19 76 69 11 19 2 2 0 5 2 0 5 6 .275 .320 .362 .682 25 0 1 1
14 Frank Hunsaker 25 32 128 118 15 40 4 0 0 12 0 0 9 9 .339 .383 .373 .756 44 0 0 1
15 David Johnson 22 27 23 21 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .048 .091 .048 .139 1 0 1 0
16 Arno Kirchenwitz* 23 24 19 19 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 .053 .053 .053 .105 1 0 0 0
17 Tito Landrum 24 71 294 265 44 71 20 5 3 33 15 8 25 37 .268 .332 .415 .747 110 1 2 1
18 John Littlefield 25 26 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Al Olmsted 22 12 13 11 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .091 .231 .091 .322 1 0 0 0
20 Dave Penniall 24 55 222 197 32 48 6 1 3 26 9 3 20 32 .244 .311 .330 .641 65 1 0 4
21 Jim Riggleman 26 46 127 110 17 30 9 0 1 23 5 0 13 23 .273 .346 .382 .728 42 1 0 3
22 Andy Rincon 20 3 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 2 0
23 Gene Roof# 21 128 559 478 86 145 22 3 11 53 10 7 72 49 .303 .401 .431 .832 206 7 1 1
24 Ray Searage* 24 43 8 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 1 0
25 Len Strelitz 23 27 29 27 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .185 .214 .185 .399 5 0 1 0
26 Randall Thomas 24 111 385 349 42 88 11 0 2 34 3 1 27 42 .252 .311 .301 .612 105 4 2 3
27 Freddie Tisdale* 23 97 325 297 33 78 20 3 2 37 1 2 23 29 .263 .314 .370 .684 110 1 0 4
28 Ty Waller 22 126 478 432 48 122 29 4 6 54 8 4 42 60 .282 .348 .410 .758 177 2 1 1
29 Ray Williams 22 44 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
30 Daniel Winslow 21 23 72 63 6 20 3 1 0 11 0 1 9 3 .317 .403 .397 .800 25 0 0 0
31 Harold Witt 22 14 24 23 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .087 .125 .130 .255 3 0 0 0
31 Players 22.7 133 4838 4289 589 1181 226 37 57 532 81 46 436 591 .275 .345 .385 .730 1652 37 38 38 21
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 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 Thomas Chamberlain 24 9 4 .692 2.81 13 13 5 1 0 93.0 82 32 29 5 26 0 70 5 0 1 1.161 7.9 0.5 2.5 6.8 2.69
2 Chris Davis 24 3 6 .333 2.31 43 0 0 0 9 74.0 75 20 19 1 25 4 48 5 1 4 1.351 9.1 0.1 3.0 5.8 1.92
3 Luis DeLeon 20 0 0 6.00 2 0 0 0 0 3.0 1 2 2 1 2 0 4 0 0 0 1.000 3.0 3.0 6.0 12.0 2.00
4 Joe Edelen 23 4 4 .500 4.69 12 12 1 0 0 71.0 79 37 37 4 16 0 32 6 1 1 1.338 10.0 0.5 2.0 4.1 2.00
5 Hector Eduardo 25 10 4 .714 2.62 20 20 7 3 0 134.0 102 50 39 4 70 2 90 5 2 10 1.284 6.9 0.3 4.7 6.0 1.29
6 Jim Gott 19 0 1 .000 5.40 2 1 0 0 0 5.0 3 6 3 0 13 0 7 0 0 2 3.200 5.4 0.0 23.4 12.6 0.54
7 David Johnson* 22 10 5 .667 3.27 26 26 4 2 0 143.0 136 67 52 12 80 3 80 5 1 12 1.510 8.6 0.8 5.0 5.0 1.00
8 Arno Kirchenwitz 23 5 5 .500 4.27 24 16 2 0 0 99.0 120 56 47 10 20 2 30 1 0 5 1.414 10.9 0.9 1.8 2.7 1.50
9 John Littlefield 25 2 4 .333 2.17 26 1 1 0 7 58.0 52 17 14 3 11 2 31 4 0 0 1.086 8.1 0.5 1.7 4.8 2.82
10 Al Olmsted* 22 3 4 .429 4.69 12 12 4 1 0 71.0 83 42 37 3 20 0 46 4 0 5 1.451 10.5 0.4 2.5 5.8 2.30
11 Andy Rincon 20 1 2 .333 4.50 3 3 0 0 0 16.0 18 8 8 1 5 0 7 2 0 0 1.438 10.1 0.6 2.8 3.9 1.40
12 Ray Searage* 24 10 4 .714 2.22 42 0 0 0 3 89.0 73 27 22 4 46 2 63 4 0 4 1.337 7.4 0.4 4.7 6.4 1.37
13 Len Strelitz 23 9 9 .500 3.85 27 27 2 0 0 159.0 208 80 68 6 42 2 67 3 0 5 1.572 11.8 0.3 2.4 3.8 1.60
14 Freddie Tisdale* 23 2 0 1.000 0.00 3 2 2 1 0 20.0 10 1 0 0 8 0 12 1 0 0 0.900 4.5 0.0 3.6 5.4 1.50
15 Ray Williams 22 8 5 .615 3.12 44 0 0 0 7 72.0 65 29 25 4 32 3 35 2 0 5 1.347 8.1 0.5 4.0 4.4 1.09
15 Players 23.2 76 57 .571 3.26 133 133 105 28 10 26 1109.0 1107 474 402 58 416 20 622 47 5 54 1.373 9.0 0.5 3.4 5.0 1.50

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Dennis Delany 88 395 30 7 5 .984 4.83 7
Frank Hunsaker 29 149 15 0 4 1.000 5.66 0
Daniel Winslow 17 76 4 2 0 .976 4.71 1
Fulvio Bertolotti 9 43 5 1 0 .980 5.33 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe DeSa 126 1129 71 11 102 .991 9.52
Freddie Tisdale 9 63 7 1 6 .986 7.78
Jim Riggleman 2 16 0 1 0 .941 8.00
Frank Hunsaker 1 5 0 0 1 1.000 5.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Neil Fiala 105 217 301 12 63 .977 4.93
Julian Gutierrez 18 46 53 2 10 .980 5.50
Jorge Aranzamendi 7 14 17 3 5 .912 4.43
Freddie Tisdale 5 8 18 0 3 1.000 5.20
Harold Witt 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ty Waller 121 105 275 26 36 .936 3.14
Jim Riggleman 11 8 22 3 1 .909 2.73
Harold Witt 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Randall Thomas 110 176 296 20 58 .959 4.29
Jorge Aranzamendi 37 39 80 5 14 .960 3.22
Freddie Tisdale 2 2 6 0 1 1.000 4.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Dotson 127 244 16 10 7 .963 2.05
Gene Roof 126 217 12 7 5 .970 1.82
Tito Landrum 70 134 7 4 3 .972 2.01
Dave Penniall 53 131 1 1 1 .992 2.49
Freddie Tisdale 20 25 4 0 0 1.000 1.45
Jim Riggleman 5 10 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Harold Witt 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Mike Dimmel 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ray Williams 44 1 13 1 0 .933 0.32
Chris Davis 43 1 12 0 3 1.000 0.30
Ray Searage 42 4 9 3 0 .813 0.31
Len Strelitz 27 22 22 4 2 .917 1.63
David Johnson 26 5 21 1 2 .963 1.00
John Littlefield 26 4 13 0 1 1.000 0.65
Arno Kirchenwitz 24 6 8 2 0 .875 0.58
Hector Eduardo 20 10 33 0 1 1.000 2.15
Thomas Chamberlain 13 5 13 0 1 1.000 1.38
Joe Edelen 12 5 17 0 1 1.000 1.83
Al Olmsted 12 1 14 3 1 .833 1.25
Andy Rincon 3 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.67
Freddie Tisdale 3 3 2 0 0 1.000 1.67
Luis DeLeon 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Jim Gott 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jorge Aranzamendi 25 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Aug 26, 1953 Santurce, PR
Fulvio Bertolotti 24 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1955
Thomas Chamberlain 24 R R 6' 6.0" 215 Jan 21, 1955
Chris Davis 24 R R 6' 4.0" 170 Mar 25, 1955 Richmond, VA, US
Dennis Delany 23 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 10, 1956 San Francisco, CA, US
Luis DeLeon 20 R R 6' 1.0" 153 Aug 19, 1958 Ponce, PR
Joe DeSa 19 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 27, 1959 Honolulu, HI, US
Mike Dimmel 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 16, 1954 Albert Lea, MN, US
Gene Dotson 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 1, 1953 Savannah, GA, US
Joe Edelen 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Sep 16, 1955 Durant, OK, US
Hector Eduardo 25 R R 6' 6.0" 186 Apr 10, 1954
Neil Fiala 22 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 24, 1956 St. Louis, MO, US
Jim Gott 19 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Aug 3, 1959 Hollywood, CA, US
Julian Gutierrez 20 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Jun 23, 1959 Ponce, PR
Frank Hunsaker 25 R R 6' 3.0" 209 1954
David Johnson 22 R L 6' 0.0" 175 1957
Arno Kirchenwitz 23 L R 6' 5.0" 212 1956
Tito Landrum 24 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 25, 1954 Joplin, MO, US
John Littlefield 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 5, 1954 Covina, CA, US
Al Olmsted 22 R L 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 18, 1957 St. Louis, MO, US
Dave Penniall 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Sep 26, 1954 Coronado, CA, US
Jim Riggleman 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 9, 1952 Fort Dix, NJ, US
Andy Rincon 20 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Mar 5, 1959 Monterey Park, CA, US
Gene Roof 21 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 13, 1958 Paducah, KY, US
Ray Searage 24 L L 6' 1.0" 180 May 1, 1955 Freeport, NY, US
Len Strelitz 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 11, 1956
Randall Thomas 24 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Apr 18, 1955 Lynchburg, VA, US
Freddie Tisdale 23 L L 6' 0.0" 165 May 1, 1956
Ty Waller 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 14, 1957 Fresno, CA, US
Ray Williams 22 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1957
Daniel Winslow 21 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 13, 1958
Harold Witt 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jul 20, 1956

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