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1979 Wichita Aeros

1979 > Class AAA > 1979 American Association (West)
Overall: 57-79
Scored 620 runs, Allowed 686 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-74

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Jack Hiatt
Represented: Wichita, KS
Ballpark: Lawrence-Dumont Stadium (Wichita, KS)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Derek Botelho224540000000010.000.200.000.2000000
2Doug Capilla*27291181000000004.000.000.000.0000030
3Norm Churchill*2111330000000002.000.000.000.0000000
4Steve Davis251345675007313320314681065873.266.342.402.744201234
5Puchy Delgado#2536151131172451017631520.183.277.237.51431230Stats for 2 teams
6Kevin Drury2261186167143772015021618.222.290.287.57848102
7Bill Evers2527685081520214231710.300.471.460.93123001
8Jesus Figueroa*221164734265812415012728124338.291.356.333.689142040
9Dave Geisel*2445770100000005.143.143.143.2861000
10Mike Gordon#2510037130345701221651116076.231.354.442.796134044
11Bob Gorinski2741145124112721515102127.218.331.371.70246000
12Joe Hernandez261103593284376173530542345.232.280.348.628114062
13Al Javier2571288267368013054171832.300.333.404.738108805
14Greg Keatley2546174162184192524001237.253.305.426.73169000
15Gene Krug*24873333143782151739111231.261.290.382.672120223
16Steve Macko*24119484426561042716441354655.244.322.354.676151453
17Randy Martz*233020132410010067.308.526.385.9115010
18Dennis Mork*--727221920040155.409.519.5001.01911000
19Karl Pagel*241365754729614925039123103100109.316.436.6171.052291111
20George Riley*2238730100000021.333.600.333.9331020
21Chuck Rogers*252719134400220037.308.438.7691.20710030
22Kurt Seibert#231295194206510214343610118554.243.371.319.690134374
23Paul Semall231314132201020012.154.214.308.5224000
24Manny Seoane2422880201000005.250.250.500.7504000
25Don Stricklen22516151400000013.267.313.267.5794000
26Michael Thompson23114438101100031054.289.364.289.65311001
27Jim Tracy*2344177150264191418022136.273.362.427.78864204
28Vince Valentini232218150401010017.267.313.400.7136020
29Byron Wilkerson#2453440000000002.000.000.000.0000000
30Jim Willoughby3022110000000000.000.000.000.0000000
31Darrell Woodard22125244513100240711.295.404.318.72214100
31 Players24.1136506443986201149195231155689754564720.261.346.394.741173524443437
* - 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
1Derek Botelho2212.3338.534400019.0302018480180022.00014.21.93.88.52.25
2Doug Capilla*2768.4294.5528910483.08544427512451051.6399.20.85.54.90.88
3Bill Caudill2231.7502.756511036.02711113170361001.2226.80.84.29.02.12
4Norm Churchill*2141.8003.4011711253.05420205260210061.5099.20.84.43.60.81
5Raymond Gault23004.50400008.094419051012.25010.11.110.15.60.56
6Dave Geisel*2455.5002.5145110779.07629224474491131.5578.70.55.45.61.04
7Bill Harris*240010.12310008.0149916220012.50015.81.16.82.20.33
8Randy Martz23813.3814.103026510178.0196968121472662041.3659.91.12.43.31.40
9Donnie Moore2513.2508.075510029.02926264200161011.6909.01.26.25.00.80
10Mark Parker2301.00012.00210006.0610806140022.0009.00.09.06.00.67
11George Riley*2238.2736.0838600574.07553506534533241.7309.10.76.46.41.00
12Chuck Rogers2559.3574.632619410142.0149807318644693001.5009.41.14.14.41.08
13Paul Semall2356.4555.07121260087.082574912400320031.4028.51.24.13.30.80
14Manny Seoane2465.5454.842018100106.012561579513433361.66010.60.84.33.70.84
15Vince Valentini23510.3335.222221200131.0136867616763670041.6189.31.15.24.60.88
16Byron Wilkerson2436.3336.2953100273.081565113717423222.08210.01.68.85.20.59
17Jim Willoughby3021.6675.8222000534.04424227217151001.91211.61.95.64.00.71
17 Players24.05779.4194.86136136113235251147.0121868661913161339583208441.5969.61.04.84.60.95
* - 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
Mike Gordon883895053.9894.996
Greg Keatley361742320.9905.471
Bill Evers19631110.9873.890

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Gene Krug8474474785.9929.74
Jim Tracy42363201146.9729.12
Karl Pagel191385113.9937.53
Bill Evers240001.0002.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Steve Macko50129142435.9855.42
Kurt Seibert50136144537.9825.60
Kevin Drury327889421.9775.22
Darrell Woodard122940121.9865.75
Steve Davis348011.0004.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Kurt Seibert6551125516.9722.71
Steve Davis6443148815.9602.98
Michael Thompson1022312.9622.50
Don Stricklen41310.8001.00
Kevin Drury31531.6672.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Steve Macko741182101352.9624.43
Steve Davis701092241148.9684.76
Kurt Seibert257021.0006.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jesus Figueroa1132111441.9831.99
Joe Hernandez106237521.9922.28
Karl Pagel99132932.9791.42
Al Javier71131341.9711.89
Puchy Delgado3492111.9892.74Stats for 2 teams
Kurt Seibert1391011.0000.77
Bob Gorinski11120001.0001.09
Dennis Mork791001.0001.43
Jim Tracy110001.0001.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Byron Wilkerson53114001.0000.28
Dave Geisel4569001.0000.33
George Riley3821010.9230.32
Randy Martz30142823.9551.40
Doug Capilla28210001.0000.43
Chuck Rogers2641741.8400.81
Vince Valentini22162241.9051.73
Jim Willoughby2229001.0000.50
Manny Seoane2091661.8061.25
Paul Semall1251112.9411.33
Norm Churchill1118001.0000.82
Bill Caudill622001.0000.67
Donnie Moore544001.0001.60
Derek Botelho42110.7500.75
Raymond Gault400000.00
Bill Harris303001.0001.00
Mark Parker211001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Derek Botelho22RR6' 2.0"180Aug 2, 1956Long Beach, CA, US
Doug Capilla27LL5' 11.0"160Jan 7, 1952Honolulu, HI, US
Bill Caudill22RR6' 1.0"190Jul 13, 1956Santa Monica, CA, US
Norm Churchill21LL6' 4.0"205Apr 16, 1958Hempstead, NY, US
Steve Davis25RR6' 1.0"200Dec 30, 1953Oakland, CA, US
Puchy Delgado25SL5' 11.0"170Feb 2, 1954Hatillo, PR
Kevin Drury22RR6' 1.0"170Sep 7, 1956Brunswick, GA, US
Bill Evers25RR5' 10.0"190Jan 29, 1954New York, NY, US
Jesus Figueroa22LL5' 10.0"160Feb 20, 1957Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Raymond Gault23RR6' 3.0"2101956
Dave Geisel24LL6' 3.0"210Jan 18, 1955Windber, PA, US
Mike Gordon25SR6' 3.0"215Sep 11, 1953Leominster, MA, US
Bob Gorinski27RR6' 3.0"215Jan 7, 1952Latrobe, PA, US
Bill Harris24LL6' 5.0"210Apr 28, 1955San Francisco, CA, US
Joe Hernandez26RL5' 10.0"160May 25, 1953Houston, TX, US
Al Javier25RR5' 11.0"170Feb 4, 1954San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Greg Keatley25RR6' 2.0"200Sep 12, 1953Princeton, WV, US
Gene Krug24LL6' 4.0"225Feb 12, 1955Garden City, KS, US
Steve Macko24LR5' 10.0"160Sep 6, 1954Burlington, IA, US
Randy Martz23LR6' 4.0"210May 28, 1956Harrisburg, PA, US
Donnie Moore25LR6' 0.0"185Feb 13, 1954Lubbock, TX, US
Dennis Mork--LLUnknown
Karl Pagel24LL6' 2.0"188Mar 29, 1955Madison, WI, US
Mark Parker23LR6' 2.0"175Jun 12, 1956Huntington, IN, US
George Riley22LL6' 2.0"210Oct 6, 1956Philadelphia, PA, US
Chuck Rogers25LR6' 6.0"215Nov 5, 1953Findlay, OH, US
Kurt Seibert23SR6' 0.0"165Oct 16, 1955Cheverly, MD, US
Paul Semall23RR6' 4.0"200Jul 16, 1955Cleveland, OH, US
Manny Seoane24RR6' 3.0"187Jun 26, 1955Tampa, FL, US
Don Stricklen22RR5' 10.0"175Dec 5, 1956Little Rock, AR, US
Michael Thompson23RR5' 9.0"165Jul 11, 1955Arlington, VA, US
Jim Tracy23LR6' 0.0"185Dec 31, 1955Hamilton, OH, US
Vince Valentini23RR6' 2.0"198Apr 30, 1956Hoboken, NJ, US
Byron Wilkerson24SR6' 3.0"170Feb 4, 1955Evansville, IN, US
Jim Willoughby30RR6' 2.0"185Jan 31, 1949Salinas, CA, US
Darrell Woodard22RR5' 11.0"160Dec 10, 1956Wilma, AR, US

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