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1978 Denver Bears

1978 > Class AAA > 1978 American Association (West)
Overall: 64-71
Scored 817 runs, Allowed 808 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-67

Affiliation: Montreal Expos-NL
Manager: Doc Edwards
Represented: Denver, CO
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 Tony Bernazard# 21 128 589 479 107 137 30 9 9 65 33 14 94 84 .286 .404 .443 .847 212 5 5 6
2 Ossie Blanco 32 28 123 103 17 23 4 3 1 15 0 2 17 28 .223 .341 .350 .691 36 2 0 1
3 Leonel Carrion 26 129 565 476 91 131 15 6 10 61 24 8 77 62 .275 .383 .395 .778 188 7 3 2
4 Jim Cox 28 84 375 338 51 101 15 1 10 64 2 1 29 38 .299 .355 .438 .793 148 2 3 3
5 Pat Creech 26 81 288 252 39 65 8 4 1 33 7 3 24 56 .258 .319 .333 .652 84 0 9 3
6 Jerry Fry 22 86 310 269 46 79 19 4 6 40 2 3 34 53 .294 .368 .461 .829 124 0 3 4
7 Mike Hart# 26 125 535 444 94 142 23 10 19 98 17 6 76 93 .320 .424 .545 .969 242 9 0 6
8 Pete Mackanin 26 131 560 515 92 142 30 10 17 112 7 3 37 65 .276 .322 .472 .794 243 1 1 6
9 Frank Ortenzio 27 36 158 129 20 28 6 1 4 15 0 0 26 24 .217 .348 .372 .720 48 1 0 2
10 Bob Pate 24 129 512 463 76 130 27 11 16 78 9 5 41 55 .281 .337 .490 .827 227 1 1 6
11 Craig Perkins 29 83 323 273 49 75 8 0 18 41 1 1 42 40 .275 .379 .502 .881 137 5 1 2 Stats for 2 teams
12 Bobby Ramos 22 12 47 39 4 7 0 0 0 2 1 1 7 7 .179 .298 .179 .477 7 0 0 1
13 Bob Reece 27 47 171 152 19 45 5 1 1 21 1 0 12 14 .296 .352 .362 .713 55 1 6 0
14 Rick Renick 34 43 174 145 25 33 3 0 11 36 0 0 29 35 .228 .356 .476 .832 69 0 0 0
15 Pat Scanlon* 25 95 389 299 65 90 20 1 11 59 3 1 86 52 .301 .454 .485 .939 145 0 1 3
16 Jerry White# 25 27 118 100 22 29 4 0 5 19 7 0 16 13 .290 .398 .480 .878 48 2 0 0
16 Players 25.7 135 5218 4460 817 1256 217 61 139 758 114 49 646 715 .282 .373 .451 .825 2012 34 33 45 33
* - 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 Norm Angelini* 30 7 2 .778 4.63 39 4 2 2 1 70.0 86 41 36 5 27 3 46 2 0 2 1.614 11.1 0.6 3.5 5.9 1.70
2 Bill Atkinson 23 1 3 .250 7.41 23 0 0 0 6 34.0 46 31 28 5 15 1 18 2 0 2 1.794 12.2 1.3 4.0 4.8 1.20
3 Don DeMola 25 3 4 .429 9.00 21 7 1 0 1 47.0 71 55 47 10 35 2 22 1 1 1 2.255 13.6 1.9 6.7 4.2 0.63
4 Jeffrey Gingrich 24 3 5 .375 6.49 19 8 1 0 1 68.0 97 55 49 11 29 2 22 4 1 3 1.853 12.8 1.5 3.8 2.9 0.76
5 Dave Gronlund 23 6 9 .400 6.47 30 19 4 0 1 135.0 164 114 97 8 95 7 86 6 1 13 1.919 10.9 0.5 6.3 5.7 0.91
6 Fred Holdsworth 26 2 3 .400 6.15 9 7 1 0 0 41.0 55 33 28 5 21 0 15 0 1 4 1.854 12.1 1.1 4.6 3.3 0.71
7 Timothy Jones 24 7 11 .389 6.35 21 19 8 1 0 119.0 156 95 84 19 43 2 66 4 1 6 1.672 11.8 1.4 3.3 5.0 1.53
8 Joe Keener 25 11 7 .611 4.30 29 25 6 0 0 159.0 181 88 76 15 71 2 67 3 2 5 1.585 10.2 0.8 4.0 3.8 0.94
9 Larry Landreth 23 1 3 .250 5.59 5 5 0 0 0 29.0 42 22 18 3 13 1 20 1 0 3 1.897 13.0 0.9 4.0 6.2 1.54
10 Randy Miller 25 7 5 .583 4.14 50 0 0 0 6 100.0 108 51 46 11 54 10 95 6 2 2 1.620 9.7 1.0 4.9 8.6 1.76
11 Gerry Pirtle 30 3 1 .750 2.79 21 0 0 0 9 29.0 18 10 9 3 10 1 23 3 0 1 0.966 5.6 0.9 3.1 7.1 2.30 Stats for 2 teams
12 Steve Ratzer 24 7 10 .412 5.00 40 14 4 0 5 135.0 163 90 75 14 31 6 70 0 3 2 1.437 10.9 0.9 2.1 4.7 2.26
13 Kenneth Rushing* 24 0 0 4.29 13 0 0 0 0 21.0 21 11 10 4 8 0 9 0 0 2 1.381 9.0 1.7 3.4 3.9 1.13
14 Scott Sanderson 21 4 2 .667 6.06 9 9 1 0 0 49.0 47 35 33 4 30 0 36 0 1 1 1.571 8.6 0.7 5.5 6.6 1.20
15 Dan Schatzeder* 23 3 0 1.000 2.89 4 4 2 1 0 28.0 24 11 9 3 11 0 19 0 0 0 1.250 7.7 1.0 3.5 6.1 1.73
16 Bryn Smith 22 0 6 .000 6.83 11 10 1 0 0 54.0 79 48 41 4 14 3 25 3 0 1 1.722 13.2 0.7 2.3 4.2 1.79
17 Rick Williams* 21 1 1 .500 9.41 12 4 0 0 0 22.0 34 27 23 6 13 0 7 0 0 1 2.136 13.9 2.5 5.3 2.9 0.54
17 Players 24.7 64 71 .474 5.58 135 135 104 31 6 29 1126.0 1381 808 698 127 515 40 636 33 13 48 1.684 11.0 1.0 4.1 5.1 1.24
* - 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
Jerry Fry 68 310 26 15 3 .957 4.94 1
Bob Reece 46 235 31 8 4 .971 5.78 1
Bobby Ramos 12 56 15 1 0 .986 5.92 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat Scanlon 91 761 53 14 90 .983 8.95
Frank Ortenzio 31 307 21 3 29 .991 10.58
Jim Cox 7 52 5 1 8 .983 8.14
Ossie Blanco 5 51 4 2 6 .965 11.00
Rick Renick 5 28 4 0 2 1.000 6.40

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Bernazard 126 297 386 32 101 .955 5.42
Jim Cox 8 12 12 0 4 1.000 3.00
Leonel Carrion 1 3 0 1 0 .750 3.00
Pat Creech 1 5 3 1 1 .889 8.00
Pete Mackanin 1 2 2 1 1 .800 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Cox 62 40 98 13 13 .914 2.23
Pete Mackanin 54 40 105 9 11 .942 2.69
Rick Renick 19 11 31 4 1 .913 2.21
Jerry Fry 4 9 9 0 1 1.000 4.50
Pat Creech 2 2 5 1 0 .875 3.50
Tony Bernazard 1 1 3 0 1 1.000 4.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pat Creech 73 107 204 21 49 .937 4.26
Pete Mackanin 68 116 211 13 59 .962 4.81

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leonel Carrion 128 296 10 9 3 .971 2.39
Bob Pate 121 183 11 7 2 .965 1.60
Mike Hart 115 198 4 3 1 .985 1.76
Jerry White 26 53 0 1 0 .981 2.04
Pete Mackanin 14 23 1 0 0 1.000 1.71
Jerry Fry 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Tony Bernazard 1 4 1 0 0 1.000 5.00
Ossie Blanco 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Randy Miller 50 1 12 1 0 .929 0.26
Steve Ratzer 40 13 35 1 2 .980 1.20
Norm Angelini 39 4 15 1 0 .950 0.49
Dave Gronlund 30 11 19 3 0 .909 1.00
Joe Keener 29 15 30 6 4 .882 1.55
Bill Atkinson 23 5 4 1 1 .900 0.39
Don DeMola 21 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.33
Timothy Jones 21 10 27 9 2 .804 1.76
Gerry Pirtle 21 3 5 0 0 1.000 0.38 Stats for 2 teams
Jeffrey Gingrich 19 3 18 1 1 .955 1.11
Kenneth Rushing 13 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.31
Rick Williams 12 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.25
Bryn Smith 11 3 10 0 0 1.000 1.18
Fred Holdsworth 9 1 5 1 0 .857 0.67
Scott Sanderson 9 2 4 2 1 .750 0.67
Larry Landreth 5 5 6 2 0 .846 2.20
Dan Schatzeder 4 2 8 0 1 1.000 2.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Norm Angelini 30 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 24, 1947 San Francisco, CA, US
Bill Atkinson 23 L R 5' 7.0" 165 Oct 4, 1954 Chatham, ON, CA
Tony Bernazard 21 S R 5' 9.0" 150 Aug 24, 1956 Caguas, PR
Ossie Blanco 32 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 8, 1945 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Leonel Carrion 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 15, 1952 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Jim Cox 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 May 28, 1950 Bloomington, IL, US
Pat Creech 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 30, 1951 Columbia, SC, US
Don DeMola 25 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 5, 1952 Glen Cove, NY, US
Jerry Fry 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 29, 1956 Salinas, CA, US
Jeffrey Gingrich 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 19, 1953 CA, US
Dave Gronlund 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 3, 1954 MN, US
Mike Hart 26 S R 6' 3.0" 185 Dec 20, 1951 Kalamazoo, MI, US
Fred Holdsworth 26 R R 6' 1.0" 190 May 29, 1952 Detroit, MI, US
Timothy Jones 24 S R 6' 5.0" 220 Jan 24, 1954 Sacramento, CA, US
Joe Keener 25 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Apr 21, 1953 San Pedro, CA, US
Larry Landreth 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 11, 1955 Stratford, ON, CA
Pete Mackanin 26 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 1, 1951 Chicago, IL, US
Randy Miller 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 18, 1953 Oxnard, CA, US
Frank Ortenzio 27 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Feb 24, 1951 Fresno, CA, US
Bob Pate 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 3, 1953 Los Angeles, CA, US
Craig Perkins 29 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 23, 1949 Los Angeles, CA, US
Gerry Pirtle 30 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 3, 1947 Tulsa, OK, US
Bobby Ramos 22 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 5, 1955 Calabazar de Sagua, CU
Steve Ratzer 24 R R 6' 1.0" 192 Sep 9, 1953 Paterson, NJ, US
Bob Reece 27 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 5, 1951 Sacramento, CA, US
Rick Renick 34 R R 6' 0.0" 188 Mar 16, 1944 London, OH, US
Kenneth Rushing 24 R L 6' 2.0" 193 Sep 28, 1953 Hayward, CA, US
Scott Sanderson 21 R R 6' 5.0" 195 Jul 22, 1956 Dearborn, MI, US
Pat Scanlon 25 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 23, 1952 Minneapolis, MN, US
Dan Schatzeder 23 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 1, 1954 Elmhurst, IL, US
Bryn Smith 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 11, 1955 Marietta, GA, US
Jerry White 25 S R 5' 10.0" 164 Aug 23, 1952 Shirley, MA, US
Rick Williams 21 L L 6' 1.0" 192 Nov 21, 1956 Fort Worth, TX, US

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