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1979 Clinton Dodgers

1979 > Class A > 1979 Midwest League (South)
Overall: 74-59
Scored 608 runs, Allowed 566 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-62

Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers-NL
Manager: Dick McLaughlin
Represented: Clinton, IA
Ballpark: Alliant Energy Field (Clinton, IA)
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 Tom Beyers* 21 74 299 271 33 82 12 3 4 34 7 4 19 19 .303 .348 .413 .761 112 3 0 6
2 Dann Bilardello 20 52 163 142 18 34 4 0 2 15 2 6 18 11 .239 .327 .310 .637 44 1 1 1
3 Otis Bradley# -- 29 82 63 12 11 2 0 2 2 4 4 16 29 .175 .366 .302 .667 19 3 0 0
4 Mark Elliott* 20 103 368 326 38 88 15 1 4 55 4 5 23 27 .270 .317 .359 .676 117 4 5 10
5 Chris Gandy 22 49 165 144 18 30 4 1 4 12 2 0 14 33 .208 .301 .333 .634 48 5 2 0
6 Timothy Gloyd 21 52 174 155 14 30 4 1 0 12 21 5 16 21 .194 .267 .232 .500 36 0 2 1
7 Leo Hernandez 19 29 124 113 24 38 8 1 2 23 3 0 6 12 .336 .364 .478 .842 54 0 3 2
8 Candy Maldonado 18 50 180 158 25 37 13 1 2 26 5 4 17 29 .234 .306 .367 .673 58 1 0 4
9 John Malkin 18 16 40 38 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 12 .079 .125 .079 .204 3 0 0 0
10 Stephen Maples 18 53 130 113 10 21 5 1 0 13 5 2 10 35 .186 .264 .248 .512 28 2 5 0
11 Stanley Mohler? 21 32 102 91 12 18 3 0 0 11 5 2 8 17 .198 .284 .231 .515 21 3 0 0
12 German Rivera 18 100 379 338 43 82 18 5 4 42 9 4 30 50 .243 .311 .361 .672 122 6 0 5
13 John Robbins* 21 97 351 297 52 86 13 1 0 38 22 7 52 47 .290 .393 .340 .733 101 0 0 2
14 Dave Sax 20 97 336 282 37 76 18 1 6 49 7 5 43 31 .270 .362 .404 .767 114 2 2 7
15 Steve Sax 19 115 455 386 64 112 15 2 2 52 25 8 57 30 .290 .380 .355 .735 137 3 2 7
16 Greg Schultz 20 10 42 33 5 10 2 0 0 5 1 2 8 3 .303 .429 .364 .792 12 0 0 1
17 Mark Sheehy 22 73 278 250 32 72 14 0 0 23 11 5 18 20 .288 .345 .344 .689 86 5 3 2
18 Clay Smith* 18 51 196 174 17 38 4 1 1 15 2 0 16 33 .218 .294 .270 .564 47 3 2 1
19 Juan Villaescusa* 19 4 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
20 Mitch Webster# 20 123 547 473 95 154 17 7 2 40 54 21 58 58 .326 .404 .404 .808 191 6 8 2
21 Alan Wiggins# 21 95 367 296 57 76 3 1 0 27 43 14 65 40 .257 .393 .274 .667 81 2 3 1
21 Players 19.9 133 4785 4150 608 1098 174 27 35 494 232 98 496 557 .265 .346 .345 .691 1431 49 38 52 18
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 Jeff Albert 25 4 0 1.000 1.35 11 0 0 0 4 20.0 14 4 3 1 7 1 13 0 2 1 1.050 6.3 0.4 3.2 5.8 1.86
2 Roberto Alexander 19 8 5 .615 3.91 19 19 4 1 0 106.0 100 61 46 4 45 2 66 7 4 6 1.368 8.5 0.3 3.8 5.6 1.47
3 Franklin Bryant 21 0 1 .000 6.88 6 2 0 0 0 17.0 21 16 13 0 21 3 8 2 0 4 2.471 11.1 0.0 11.1 4.2 0.38
4 Larry Ferst 22 6 10 .375 4.08 23 12 1 0 1 106.0 98 54 48 7 49 0 61 3 1 10 1.387 8.3 0.6 4.2 5.2 1.24
5 Orel Hershiser 20 4 0 1.000 2.09 15 4 1 0 2 43.0 33 15 10 2 17 0 33 2 0 5 1.163 6.9 0.4 3.6 6.9 1.94
6 Kent Johnson 20 1 0 1.000 5.50 10 0 0 0 0 18.0 18 13 11 2 6 0 10 0 0 2 1.333 9.0 1.0 3.0 5.0 1.67
7 Kevin Joyce* 21 5 3 .625 2.47 39 0 0 0 14 62.0 38 20 17 3 26 1 90 1 1 7 1.032 5.5 0.4 3.8 13.1 3.46
8 David LaPointe 20 3 1 .750 5.52 9 4 0 0 0 31.0 37 32 19 0 19 1 14 2 0 3 1.806 10.7 0.0 5.5 4.1 0.74
9 Rodney Nelson 21 5 4 .556 2.63 22 0 0 0 1 41.0 35 26 12 0 26 1 20 4 1 5 1.488 7.7 0.0 5.7 4.4 0.77
10 Felix Oroz* 21 7 3 .700 2.75 14 13 3 2 0 85.0 69 37 26 4 30 0 54 0 4 6 1.165 7.3 0.4 3.2 5.7 1.80
11 Alejandro Pena 20 3 3 .500 4.18 21 5 0 0 0 71.0 53 39 33 5 44 1 57 4 2 6 1.366 6.7 0.6 5.6 7.2 1.30
12 Mathew Reeves* 20 8 8 .500 2.85 25 24 7 3 0 142.0 129 57 45 4 74 1 88 7 1 8 1.430 8.2 0.3 4.7 5.6 1.19
13 Dave Sax 20 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.500 9.0 0.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
14 Eric Schmidt* 22 0 7 .000 4.18 13 10 3 0 0 56.0 56 43 26 3 38 0 27 0 0 4 1.679 9.0 0.5 6.1 4.3 0.71
15 Robert White* -- 1 1 .500 7.77 8 2 0 0 0 22.0 22 19 19 4 24 0 22 0 0 4 2.091 9.0 1.6 9.8 9.0 0.92
16 Clint Wickensheimer 21 7 3 .700 2.53 14 14 5 0 0 89.0 63 34 25 4 29 0 77 3 0 2 1.034 6.4 0.4 2.9 7.8 2.66
17 Francis Wilczewski 19 0 2 .000 7.80 8 1 0 0 1 15.0 12 16 13 0 21 0 11 5 0 3 2.200 7.2 0.0 12.6 6.6 0.52
18 Larry Wright 22 11 8 .579 3.53 23 23 11 2 0 163.0 139 80 64 6 56 0 123 9 1 13 1.196 7.7 0.3 3.1 6.8 2.20
18 Players 20.9 74 59 .556 3.55 133 133 98 35 12 23 1090.0 944 566 430 49 533 11 775 49 17 89 1.355 7.8 0.4 4.4 6.4 1.45

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
Stephen Maples 53 237 33 6 1 .978 5.09 9
Dann Bilardello 50 283 31 3 5 .991 6.28 7
Dave Sax 44 207 22 6 0 .974 5.20 10
John Malkin 16 75 9 1 1 .988 5.25 4

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Elliott 98 808 61 11 66 .988 8.87
Chris Gandy 33 246 11 11 17 .959 7.79
Alan Wiggins 10 81 4 0 8 1.000 8.50
Dave Sax 2 17 1 0 1 1.000 9.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Sheehy 73 139 179 12 42 .964 4.36
Steve Sax 34 65 66 14 18 .903 3.85
Clay Smith 25 28 38 4 8 .943 2.64
Alan Wiggins 8 17 16 0 2 1.000 4.13
Timothy Gloyd 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
German Rivera 98 74 199 17 16 .941 2.79
Leo Hernandez 29 22 66 6 1 .936 3.03
Dave Sax 4 1 9 1 0 .909 2.50
Steve Sax 4 1 4 2 0 .714 1.25
Alan Wiggins 4 3 5 2 1 .800 2.00
Clay Smith 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alan Wiggins 62 79 173 30 28 .894 4.06
Timothy Gloyd 50 62 133 23 24 .894 3.90
Clay Smith 16 12 33 6 4 .882 2.81
Greg Schultz 9 14 27 3 4 .932 4.56
German Rivera 3 5 6 4 1 .733 3.67

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mitch Webster 122 272 10 10 2 .966 2.31
Tom Beyers 74 152 6 3 2 .981 2.14
John Robbins 69 110 6 4 1 .967 1.68
Steve Sax 49 45 5 2 0 .962 1.02
Candy Maldonado 48 81 5 2 1 .977 1.79
Otis Bradley 25 29 2 1 0 .969 1.24
Stanley Mohler 19 26 1 2 0 .931 1.42
Alan Wiggins 11 16 0 0 0 1.000 1.45
Dave Sax 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kevin Joyce 39 2 7 1 0 .900 0.23
Mathew Reeves 25 4 21 1 1 .962 1.00
Larry Ferst 23 4 29 0 0 1.000 1.43
Larry Wright 23 14 36 3 3 .943 2.17
Rodney Nelson 22 3 8 2 0 .846 0.50
Alejandro Pena 21 5 13 2 0 .900 0.86
Roberto Alexander 19 10 9 3 1 .864 1.00
Orel Hershiser 15 6 9 1 2 .938 1.00
Felix Oroz 14 3 24 1 0 .964 1.93
Clint Wickensheimer 14 2 18 2 1 .909 1.43
Eric Schmidt 13 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.54
Jeff Albert 11 1 2 1 0 .750 0.27
Kent Johnson 10 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.60
David LaPointe 9 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.67
Robert White 8 0 1 1 0 .500 0.13
Francis Wilczewski 8 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.38
Franklin Bryant 6 1 4 1 0 .833 0.83
Dave Sax 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jeff Albert 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 May 6, 1954 New York, NY, US
Roberto Alexander 19 R R 6' 5.0" 200 1960
Tom Beyers 21 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 9, 1958 San Francisco, CA, US
Dann Bilardello 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 26, 1959 Santa Cruz, CA, US
Otis Bradley -- S R 6' 0.0" 172 Unknown
Franklin Bryant 21 R 6' 3.0" 195 1958
Mark Elliott 20 L L 6' 1.0" 180 1959
Larry Ferst 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1957
Chris Gandy 22 R R 6' 3.0" 197 1957
Timothy Gloyd 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1958
Leo Hernandez 19 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Nov 6, 1959 Santa Lucia, Miranda, VE
Orel Hershiser 20 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 16, 1958 Buffalo, NY, US
Kent Johnson 20 R 5' 11.0" 175 1959
Kevin Joyce 21 R L 6' 0.0" 180 1958
David LaPointe 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1959
Candy Maldonado 18 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 5, 1960 Humacao, PR
John Malkin 18 R R 6' 3.0" 209 Aug 28, 1960 New York, NY, US
Stephen Maples 18 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Jul 21, 1960
Stanley Mohler 21 5' 11.0" 177 Jun 8, 1958
Rodney Nelson 21 R 6' 2.0" 195 1958
Felix Oroz 21 L 6' 4.0" Aug 4, 1957 Reno, NV, US
Alejandro Pena 20 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 25, 1959 Cambiaso, Puerto Plata, DO
Mathew Reeves 20 L L 6' 2.0" 180 1959
German Rivera 18 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 6, 1960 Santurce, PR
John Robbins 21 L R 5' 11.0" 165 1958
Dave Sax 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 22, 1958 Sacramento, CA, US
Steve Sax 19 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jan 29, 1960 Sacramento, CA, US
Eric Schmidt 22 L L 6' 3.0" 185 1957
Greg Schultz 20 R R 6' 0.0" 165 1959
Mark Sheehy 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1957
Clay Smith 18 L R 6' 0.0" 178 Aug 31, 1960
Juan Villaescusa 19 L R 6' 0.0" 176 May 30, 1960 San Luis, MX
Mitch Webster 20 S L 6' 0.0" 185 May 16, 1959 Larned, KS, US
Robert White -- R L Unknown
Clint Wickensheimer 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 13, 1957
Alan Wiggins 21 S R 6' 2.0" 160 Feb 17, 1958 Los Angeles, CA, US
Francis Wilczewski 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 1, 1960
Larry Wright 22 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1957

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