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1978 Billings Mustangs

1978 > Class Rookie > 1978 Pioneer League
Overall: 50-18
Scored 507 runs, Allowed 317 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 48-20

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: James Hoff
Represented: Billings, MT
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Skeeter Barnes2168314277661022253762132927.368.422.516.938143116
2Charlie Engel226830824148811631691505652.336.455.440.895106074
3Nick Esasky18642642133865105448804359.305.421.455.87797233
4Wayne Guinn1812272312000210111.087.125.087.2122030
5Ben Hayes2017971100020022.143.333.143.4761000
6Cary Hornaman211430000000012.000.250.000.2500000
7Lee Hover226832727569881012233574340.320.412.385.797106243
8Byron Jackson1820860100000011.167.286.167.4521010
9Larry Jackson188220000000001.000.000.000.0000000
10Tom Lawless21633062546470575351634550.276.387.409.797104241
11John LoCascio*18211061100001031.167.444.167.6111010
12Wilson Mateo183472671115400411533.224.278.284.56119000
13Chuck McKinney171615113200011032.182.357.182.5392010
14Greg McKinney*1944121103162400110611736.233.339.262.60127001
15Jeff Mihlbachler1913312342000301210.087.160.087.2472060
16Alex Neely21251290100000013.111.200.111.3111020
17Charley Noble*1981492210020043.222.462.333.7953010
18Gary Redus216832525310011719617624266231.462.559.7871.346199136
19Dan Sarrett2049191169284761432111745.278.349.396.74667221
20Steve Skaggs201126193420021027.211.286.316.6026050
21Les Straker1812760000001011.000.143.000.1430000
22Chris Stropolo*181234307710060244.233.324.267.5908000
23Mike Sullivan1818403147200300614.226.368.290.6599120
24Jim Taylor18328463101312011331819.206.381.286.66718102
25Eski Viltz#18632572213155730291122450.249.333.308.64168552
26Chris Wells19181070100000033.143.400.143.5431000
26 Players20.06828182328507708106333742016430393507.304.404.426.83099117512932
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Charlie Engel22003.00300003.031102010011.6679.00.06.03.00.50
2Roger Glynn*21001.12220008.098115071001.75010.11.15.67.91.40
3Wayne Guinn1874.6363.82121231073.06137311350552021.3157.50.14.36.81.57
4Ben Hayes20201.0003.5516210538.03116150231491021.4217.30.05.411.62.13
5Byron Jackson1831.7503.8920000337.03620161291311021.7578.80.27.17.51.07
6Larry Jackson18101.0006.438200014.0514100170181031.5713.20.010.911.61.06
7John LoCascio*1821.6672.0021300336.0301582192351041.3617.50.54.88.81.84
8Chuck McKinney1713.2505.1415720049.05338283420541081.9399.70.67.79.91.29
9Jeff Mihlbachler1965.5453.24131330086.09651317263601011.41910.00.72.76.32.31
10Alex Neely21801.0002.7725000352.03621162373502041.4046.20.36.48.71.35
11Charley Noble*1921.6674.508800040.04230201190260021.5259.40.24.35.81.37
12Steve Skaggs20501.0001.8311721054.03017110350391151.2045.00.05.86.51.11
13Les Straker1872.7782.35121211069.04629180370541231.2036.00.04.87.01.46
14Chris Wells1961.8575.2918000134.02920201370260011.9417.70.39.86.90.70
14 Players18.95018.7353.4468685612615592.05073172261936310505133381.4707.70.35.57.71.39
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Dan Sarrett483434084.9807.9823
Jim Taylor231261124.9865.966
Mike Sullivan15605001.0004.335

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Charlie Engel68580312138.9678.99
Jim Taylor560001.0001.20
Dan Sarrett210001.0000.50
Skeeter Barnes110001.0001.00
Ben Hayes100000.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Gary Redus671241852825.9174.61
Skeeter Barnes326001.0002.67
Tom Lawless112001.0003.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Nick Esasky616288226.8722.46
Skeeter Barnes10318120.6362.10
Mike Sullivan11010.5001.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Tom Lawless621161842434.9264.84
Skeeter Barnes951911.9602.67
Eski Viltz100000.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Lee Hover6780861.9361.31
Eski Viltz611321082.9472.33
Skeeter Barnes4345731.9451.21
Greg McKinney2428230.9091.25
Wilson Mateo2118021.9000.86
Chris Stropolo99110.9091.11
Cary Hornaman120001.0002.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Alex Neely2515001.0000.24
John LoCascio2101001.0000.05
Byron Jackson2011020.8460.55
Chris Wells185531.7690.56
Ben Hayes161510.8570.38
Chuck McKinney154740.7330.73
Jeff Mihlbachler13219011.0001.62
Wayne Guinn12614011.0001.67
Les Straker1261212.9471.50
Steve Skaggs1149001.0001.18
Larry Jackson80320.6000.38
Charley Noble816011.0000.88
Charlie Engel300000.00
Roger Glynn204001.0002.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Skeeter Barnes21RR5' 11.0"175Mar 3, 1957Cincinnati, OH, US
Charlie Engel22RR6' 2.0"190Sep 26, 1955
Nick Esasky18RR6' 3.0"200Feb 24, 1960Hialeah, FL, US
Roger Glynn21LL6' 5.0"2351957
Wayne Guinn18RR6' 3.0"185Aug 4, 1959
Ben Hayes20RR6' 1.0"180Aug 4, 1957Niagara Falls, NY, US
Cary Hornaman21RR6' 0.0"175Feb 25, 1957
Lee Hover22RR5' 8.0"155Oct 31, 1955
Byron Jackson18RR6' 3.0"190Oct 31, 1959
Larry Jackson18RR6' 7.0"198Sep 5, 1959
Tom Lawless21RR5' 11.0"170Dec 19, 1956Erie, PA, US
John LoCascio18LL6' 0.0"175Feb 22, 1960
Wilson Mateo18RR5' 11.0"1501960
Chuck McKinney17RR6' 0.0"185Jul 3, 1960
Greg McKinney19LR6' 2.0"175May 2, 1959
Jeff Mihlbachler19RR6' 2.0"165Jun 30, 1959
Alex Neely21RR6' 6.0"230Jan 15, 1957Riverton, WY, US
Charley Noble19LL6' 0.0"170Jan 12, 1959
Gary Redus21RR6' 1.0"180Nov 1, 1956Tanner, AL, US
Dan Sarrett20RR6' 0.0"185Jun 7, 1958
Steve Skaggs20RR6' 5.0"210Aug 1, 1957
Les Straker18RR6' 1.0"193Oct 10, 1959Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar, VE
Chris Stropolo18LL5' 10.0"170Nov 29, 1959
Mike Sullivan18RR6' 1.0"185May 16, 1960
Jim Taylor18RR5' 11.0"185Dec 21, 1959
Eski Viltz18SR5' 10.0"150Mar 6, 1960
Chris Wells19RR6' 1.0"170Apr 12, 1959

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