Mobile Site You Are Here > > > > 1978 Fort Lauderdale Yankees

1978 Fort Lauderdale Yankees

1978 > Class A > 1978 Florida State League (South)
Overall: 74-68
Scored 521 runs, Allowed 464 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-64

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Doug Holmquist
Represented: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Kenneth Baker*2313151944065127217261966838.289.383.382.765168326
2Steve Balboni2160199176193650119102047.
3Rodrigo Bellony#195212510513272108021719.257.366.295.66131120
4Pat Callahan221224293573288102241035367.246.342.303.645108388
5Johnny Crawford*2566220190275381424102462.279.362.395.75775222
6Rex Farrior18718141000010034.
7Carl Gardner2228342923000210414.
8Mark Harris#20114351280325510022234527.196.310.200.510562222
9Kevin Hemphill2256171149153351214101533.221.305.309.61446340
10James Horvath2487284238226261135112835.261.339.307.646732133
11Jerold Johnston*2168266215284283120954423.195.330.274.60459124
12Peter Khoury211330000000003.
13Willie McGee#1912448542362106660372585078.251.331.293.624124282
14Michael O'Reilly#21514120100000002.
15Jose Paulino23742642283263521231242440.276.363.329.69275750
16Stan Saleski2320110000000000.
17Julio Salvador203770000000004.
18Rafael Santana201314774313711185035452963.258.307.299.6071292150
19Daniel Schmitz*23823482744766520261356218.241.382.274.655751101
20Pat Tabler201385454555612495570517669.273.373.347.720158167
21Mark Thiel246721118223388109002424.209.304.264.56848140
22Ted Wilborn#194182701013100352818.
22 Players21.514250614286521104810837194508945595688.245.339.300.6391287351093619
* - 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
1Jose Alcantara2242.6671.648751055.0421310080201030.9096.
2Kenneth Baker*23004.50100002.011101030001.0004.50.04.513.53.00
3Byron Ballard19103.7692.552218711134.010752382770657191.3737.
4Paul Boris2274.6362.4032630590.09232243101531011.1339.
5Ricky Burdette*2146.4002.0734310474.06024170301373111.2167.
6Don Cooper2223.4002.2510831152.04122131200341121.1737.
7Scott Delgatti2431.7504.0021000336.03719161100180061.3069.
8Doug Heinold2343.5712.448830048.0502013070221001.1889.
9Ronald Luongo221211.5222.9726261330179.0156745976811257351.2517.
10Andy McGaffigan2145.4442.86111032166.04528212200362140.9856.
11Mike McLeod*221111.5002.9728251230173.0159725754901094141.2028.
12Alan Nesbitt2001.0002.25500004.021103001001.2504.
13Calvin Riggar*2114.2004.359411031.03520150230231131.87110.
14Gil Rondon24101.0000.00220008.061002050001.0006.
15Stan Saleski2348.3333.94201040189.0101483910170452021.32610.
16Chris Welsh*2311.5000.602210015.05511101130001.0003.
17Jamie Werly2165.5452.521313720107.09332301420782061.2627.
17 Players21.77468.5212.75142142796315161163.01032464355333974684339461.2298.
* - 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


Pat Callahan1095668296.9865.9419
Mark Thiel391781030.9844.823


Pat Tabler89825611254.9879.96
Steve Balboni5747519432.9928.67
Michael O'Reilly5502011.00010.40
Carl Gardner130001.0003.00


Daniel Schmitz821822941536.9695.80
Mark Harris4482130620.9724.82
Rodrigo Bellony284477813.9384.32
Jerold Johnston30311.7501.00


Mark Harris58307975.9401.88
Kevin Hemphill563174169.8681.88
James Horvath36238766.9483.06
Pat Tabler19122732.9292.05
Rodrigo Bellony115240.6360.64


Rafael Santana1311663724853.9184.11
Mark Harris22275648.9543.77
James Horvath215001.0003.00
Julio Salvador245021.0004.50


Kenneth Baker1281691514.9951.44
Willie McGee1242431292.9662.06
Jose Paulino6488632.9691.47
Jerold Johnston57943001.0001.70
James Horvath3741210.9771.16
Ted Wilborn3641231.9351.19
Carl Gardner1070001.0000.70
Pat Tabler8180001.0002.25
Johnny Crawford43110.8001.00
Peter Khoury130001.0003.00
Mark Thiel110001.0001.00


Ricky Burdette34612011.0000.53
Paul Boris322910.9170.34
Mike McLeod28102450.8721.21
Ronald Luongo2692521.9441.31
Byron Ballard22112321.9441.55
Scott Delgatti2129011.0000.52
Stan Saleski205620.8460.55
Jamie Werly13111721.9332.15
Andy McGaffigan114711.9171.00
Don Cooper1031222.8821.50
Calvin Riggar91621.7780.78
Jose Alcantara8212001.0001.75
Doug Heinold841321.8952.13
Alan Nesbitt505001.0001.00
Gil Rondon210001.0000.50
Chris Welsh22511.8753.50
Kenneth Baker101001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Jose Alcantara22RR6' 1.0"160Apr 2, 1956DO
Kenneth Baker23LL6' 0.0"185Mar 5, 1955Newport News, VA, US
Steve Balboni21RR6' 3.0"225Jan 16, 1957Brockton, MA, US
Byron Ballard19SR6' 4.0"205Jul 27, 1958White Plains, NY, US
Rodrigo Bellony19SR5' 11.0"1601959
Paul Boris22RR6' 2.0"200Dec 13, 1955Irvington, NJ, US
Ricky Burdette21LL6' 2.0"195Feb 23, 1957Albany, GA, US
Pat Callahan22RR6' 1.0"190Aug 29, 1955Chicago, IL, US
Don Cooper22RR6' 1.0"185Jan 15, 1956New York, NY, US
Johnny Crawford25LL6' 0.0"195Oct 2, 1952Memphis, TN, US
Scott Delgatti24RR5' 11.0"1651954
Rex Farrior18RR6' 1.0"190Oct 16, 1959Tampa, FL, US
Carl Gardner22RR6' 1.0"175Mar 4, 1956Miami Beach, FL, US
Mark Harris20SR5' 10.0"160Feb 11, 1958Bristol, VA, US
Doug Heinold23RR6' 4.0"185Jan 12, 1955Victoria, TX, US
Kevin Hemphill22RR6' 2.0"206Dec 28, 1955Hagerstown, MD, US
James Horvath24RR6' 3.0"1951954
Jerold Johnston21LR6' 0.0"175Feb 10, 1957Detroit, MI, US
Peter Khoury21RR6' 0.0"196Apr 11, 1957Fall River, MA, US
Ronald Luongo22RR6' 1.0"190Mar 18, 1956Everett, MA, US
Andy McGaffigan21RR6' 3.0"185Oct 25, 1956West Palm Beach, FL, US
Willie McGee19SR6' 1.0"175Nov 2, 1958San Francisco, CA, US
Mike McLeod22RL5' 11.0"185Sep 1, 1955Orlando, FL, US
Alan Nesbitt20LR6' 4.0"185May 10, 1958Hamilton, ON, CA
Michael O'Reilly21SL6' 3.0"200Mar 27, 1957Toledo, OH, US
Jose Paulino23RR5' 11.0"160Mar 12, 1955San Juan, DO
Calvin Riggar21LL6' 1.0"1957
Gil Rondon24RR6' 2.0"200Nov 18, 1953Bronx, NY, US
Stan Saleski23RR6' 1.0"180Feb 12, 1955Worcester, MA, US
Julio Salvador20RR5' 10.0"150Jul 25, 1957Nizao de Bani, DO
Rafael Santana20RR6' 1.0"165Jan 31, 1958La Romana, La Romana, DO
Daniel Schmitz23LR5' 7.0"150Mar 1, 1955Detroit, MI, US
Pat Tabler20RR6' 3.0"175Feb 2, 1958Hamilton, OH, US
Mark Thiel24RR5' 11.0"1801954
Chris Welsh23LL6' 2.0"185Apr 14, 1955Wilmington, DE, US
Jamie Werly21RR6' 2.0"185Sep 7, 1956Elmhurst, IL, US
Ted Wilborn19SR6' 0.0"165Dec 16, 1958Waco, TX, US

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by and