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1979 GCL Braves

1979 > Class Rookie > 1979 Gulf Coast League
Overall: 26-28
Scored 302 runs, Allowed 280 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 29-25

Affiliation: Atlanta Braves-NL
Manager: Pedro Gonzalez
Represented: FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

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 Eric Ayala 19 38 180 167 25 43 4 0 0 15 4 3 8 7 .257 .298 .281 .579 47 2 2 1
2 Charles Black* 23 13 61 45 11 15 3 0 0 3 1 4 16 4 .333 .508 .400 .908 18 0 0 0
3 Brett Butler* 22 30 133 111 36 41 7 5 3 20 5 4 19 15 .369 .462 .604 1.066 67 1 1 1
4 Gregory Dikos 22 54 238 196 36 48 9 1 5 32 0 0 36 27 .245 .361 .378 .739 74 2 0 4
5 Bret Ferguson? 18 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
6 Inocencio Guerrero 18 23 92 80 16 18 3 0 1 15 0 1 10 17 .225 .308 .300 .608 24 0 1 1
7 Brook Jacoby 19 42 185 160 24 43 11 1 3 35 4 5 21 23 .269 .353 .406 .760 65 1 1 2
8 Bob Luzon 18 53 219 189 23 34 5 0 0 12 9 1 20 27 .180 .264 .206 .471 39 2 7 1
9 Alexander Matos 15 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
10 Arthur Neal 22 13 46 41 4 8 0 1 0 6 0 1 4 4 .195 .261 .244 .505 10 0 0 1
11 Hector Nunez 20 25 81 65 8 16 2 0 0 10 0 0 11 14 .246 .363 .277 .639 18 2 1 2
12 Joseph Pocoroba 19 42 166 141 18 37 4 1 0 12 4 1 22 17 .262 .364 .305 .669 43 1 1 1
13 Rafael Quezada 18 43 143 121 19 31 5 0 0 11 2 3 18 14 .256 .357 .298 .654 36 2 0 2
14 Miguel Sosa 19 44 184 171 25 48 8 2 5 26 7 3 11 22 .281 .322 .439 .761 75 0 1 1
15 Randall Whistler 20 27 87 65 13 15 2 1 1 15 1 0 20 14 .231 .402 .338 .741 22 0 0 2
16 Preston Williams 22 42 179 137 25 36 5 3 2 22 3 0 39 21 .263 .427 .387 .814 53 1 1 1
17 Luis Wilson 20 29 108 96 20 27 2 2 1 17 4 2 8 19 .281 .346 .375 .721 36 2 1 1
17 Players 19.8 54 2106 1788 302 460 70 17 21 251 45 28 264 244 .257 .354 .351 .705 627 16 17 21 6
* - 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 Eugene Boozer* 19 2 1 .667 4.24 7 0 0 0 0 17.0 19 11 8 0 10 0 8 0 0 1 1.706 10.1 0.0 5.3 4.2 0.80
2 Joseph Dreistadt* 22 0 2 .000 6.16 11 0 0 0 0 19.0 20 13 13 0 18 1 5 2 0 1 2.000 9.5 0.0 8.5 2.4 0.28
3 Bret Ferguson* 18 0 0 5.06 6 4 0 0 1 16.0 24 15 9 0 13 0 8 0 1 0 2.312 13.5 0.0 7.3 4.5 0.62
4 Bill Haley 20 4 2 .667 3.67 9 8 1 0 0 54.0 59 33 22 4 21 1 18 0 0 3 1.481 9.8 0.7 3.5 3.0 0.86
5 Gary Hibbett* 24 2 3 .400 3.60 6 6 3 0 0 40.0 44 21 16 1 16 1 24 1 0 4 1.500 9.9 0.2 3.6 5.4 1.50
6 Russell Kerdolff 21 3 1 .750 2.53 7 4 1 0 1 32.0 34 15 9 1 5 0 22 1 0 2 1.219 9.6 0.3 1.4 6.2 4.40
7 Alexander Matos 15 1 2 .333 2.31 17 1 0 0 5 39.0 33 18 10 0 21 1 17 0 1 1 1.385 7.6 0.0 4.8 3.9 0.81
8 Francis Mouse 20 3 3 .500 4.78 17 0 0 0 1 32.0 34 19 17 1 31 3 5 1 0 2 2.031 9.6 0.3 8.7 1.4 0.16 Stats for 2 teams
9 William Nice* 19 2 3 .400 5.93 11 7 0 0 1 44.0 46 37 29 0 40 0 17 0 1 3 1.955 9.4 0.0 8.2 3.5 0.43 Stats for 2 teams
10 Kenneth Rabun 21 4 1 .800 3.38 10 1 1 0 2 32.0 29 15 12 0 17 0 20 0 0 5 1.438 8.2 0.0 4.8 5.6 1.18
11 Carlos Rymer 18 2 2 .500 1.89 8 5 0 0 0 38.0 26 14 8 1 29 0 10 1 4 2 1.447 6.2 0.2 6.9 2.4 0.34
12 Willie Sellers 18 1 4 .200 6.87 10 10 0 0 0 55.0 59 45 42 1 47 0 20 2 4 4 1.927 9.7 0.2 7.7 3.3 0.43
13 Juan Valdez* 20 3 4 .429 3.86 10 8 1 1 0 49.0 50 26 21 0 22 2 12 0 0 2 1.469 9.2 0.0 4.0 2.2 0.55
13 Players 19.3 26 28 .481 4.20 54 54 47 7 3 11 461.0 474 280 215 9 286 9 185 8 11 30 1.649 9.3 0.2 5.6 3.6 0.65
* - 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
Randall Whistler 27 86 18 3 0 .972 3.85 5
Hector Nunez 24 82 13 4 1 .960 3.96 4
Inocencio Guerrero 14 41 5 2 0 .958 3.29 5

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Preston Williams 40 376 26 3 33 .993 10.05
Luis Wilson 16 155 12 5 6 .971 10.44

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eric Ayala 38 95 133 9 26 .962 6.00
Joseph Pocoroba 13 34 49 3 9 .965 6.38
Charles Black 3 4 9 0 0 1.000 4.33

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gregory Dikos 52 57 144 13 8 .939 3.87
Joseph Pocoroba 3 2 1 2 0 .600 1.00
Arthur Neal 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Miguel Sosa 42 52 128 22 18 .891 4.29
Joseph Pocoroba 18 29 44 10 6 .880 4.06

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Luzon 53 121 10 5 1 .963 2.47
Rafael Quezada 39 50 5 3 1 .948 1.41
Brook Jacoby 36 65 7 4 1 .947 2.00
Brett Butler 30 66 5 0 0 1.000 2.37
Luis Wilson 7 12 0 1 0 .923 1.71
Arthur Neal 6 14 0 0 0 1.000 2.33

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alexander Matos 17 5 1 1 0 .857 0.35
Francis Mouse 17 0 12 0 2 1.000 0.71 Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Dreistadt 11 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.18
William Nice 11 2 8 1 1 .909 0.91 Stats for 2 teams
Kenneth Rabun 10 1 6 0 1 1.000 0.70
Willie Sellers 10 14 10 2 2 .923 2.40
Juan Valdez 10 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.70
Bill Haley 9 7 10 0 0 1.000 1.89
Carlos Rymer 8 2 7 1 1 .900 1.13
Eugene Boozer 7 1 6 1 1 .875 1.00
Russell Kerdolff 7 2 7 0 0 1.000 1.29
Bret Ferguson 6 0 1 1 0 .500 0.17
Gary Hibbett 6 3 6 3 1 .750 1.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Eric Ayala 19 R R 5' 11.0" 168 May 2, 1960 Panama, Panama, PA
Charles Black 23 L R 5' 7.0" 155 1956
Eugene Boozer 19 L L 6' 0.0" 160 1960
Brett Butler 22 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Jun 15, 1957 Los Angeles, CA, US
Gregory Dikos 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 May 17, 1957
Joseph Dreistadt 22 L 6' 1.0" 185 1957
Bret Ferguson 18 L 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 1, 1960
Inocencio Guerrero 18 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Dec 28, 1960 Higueral, DO
Bill Haley 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 18, 1958 Benicia, CA, US
Gary Hibbett 24 R L 6' 3.0" 210 May 27, 1955
Brook Jacoby 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 23, 1959 Philadelphia, PA, US
Russell Kerdolff 21 R 6' 5.0" 195 Sep 27, 1957
Bob Luzon 18 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 5, 1960 Flushing, NY, US
Alexander Matos 15 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 9, 1963 Pedernales, DO
Francis Mouse 20 R 5' 10.0" 175 1959
Arthur Neal 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 1957
William Nice 19 L 6' 1.0" 200 May 23, 1960
Hector Nunez 20 R R 6' 1.0" 215 Apr 9, 1959
Joseph Pocoroba 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1960
Rafael Quezada 18 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 8, 1961 San Jose DeLosilano, DO
Kenneth Rabun 21 R 6' 2.0" 197 Oct 9, 1957
Carlos Rymer 18 R R 6' 5.0" 195 Sep 2, 1960 Ingelo Consuelo, DO
Willie Sellers 18 R 6' 3.0" 175 Nov 13, 1960
Miguel Sosa 19 R R 5' 10.0" 160 May 15, 1960 La Romana, La Romana, DO
Juan Valdez 20 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Apr 20, 1959 DO
Randall Whistler 20 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 23, 1958
Preston Williams 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1957
Luis Wilson 20 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Apr 15, 1959

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