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1978 Fresno Giants

1978 > Class A > 1978 California League (South)
Overall: 59-80
Scored 690 runs, Allowed 742 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-74

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: John Van Ornum
Represented: Fresno, CA
Ballpark: John Euless Park (Fresno, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Thomas Anthony#22823513064474171534622963.242.321.353.674108781
2Ronald Ball2241170135242340012412826.170.307.200.50727043
3Ken Barton#2212464461120053123.250.283.295.57813000
4Bob Brenly2413558548910213934517891268190.284.390.479.869234735
5Richard Casillas--40123108101830113021228.167.262.222.48524210
6Darius Copley#237128724043601123241224026.250.356.350.70684061
7Kevin Darst2032958210217109201125.256.347.366.71330101
8Kenneth Feinberg2211453861100232164.289.400.447.84717100
9John Fenwick2120564976110410510.122.200.184.3849011
10Michael Fox191625217500001047.238.360.238.5985000
11Glenn Goya2413558751263153214679336141.299.371.391.762200329
12John Laubhan2335143128162181014001130.164.232.242.47531112
13Gareth Ledbetter2395357304297080849003858.230.327.336.662102825
14Brian Moulton23351010000000101.0000000
15Wayne Pechek*2213584513131004111131.289.448.311.75914000
16Paul Plinski20742872403759510271334438.246.367.275.64266210
17Billy Prather23621151310011042.200.400.267.6674110
18Ned Raines2034148123172923213712234.236.354.350.70343111
19Jeff Ransom172610472131831213122828.250.460.403.86329040
20James Rothford238235532443861631056002486.265.318.426.744138304
21Pat Roy2349311000000020.000.667.000.6670000
22Tom Runnells#231396525648316315705532168173.289.379.340.719192232
23Steven Sherman*2136110000000000.000.000.000.0000000
24John Sylvester2311446137757781027431217486.207.339.300.639113343
25George Torassa192796808193017101123.238.351.313.66425320
26Joe Ward*2240170133223371122533410.248.396.338.73545012
27William Young24471921622747102521002723.290.392.469.86176030
27 Players22.6139542045936901160189357059712646694815.253.353.355.708162945484028
* - 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
1Scott Budner*2276.5383.152020840143.01616050124311171071.42710.10.82.77.42.72
2Mark Calvert2173.7004.12161520196.0103494425006320101.5949.70.24.75.91.26
3Dan Greenhalgh2478.4674.073311103135.0129796118423932181.2678.61.22.86.22.21
4Alan Hargesheimer23711.3894.912928700176.021611796128251096181.69311.00.64.25.61.33
5Daniel Hartwig2074.6365.0127811197.011158548513510061.67010.30.74.74.71.00
6Glenn Heard*2314.2004.5027710168.06541343651695181.9128.60.48.69.11.06
7Rick Kittrell*2134.4293.067720047.05025161170181011.4269.60.23.33.41.06
8Brian Moulton2348.3335.7332900099.013074638323514071.63611.80.72.94.61.59
9David Myers2316.1436.5010920054.07347395361270262.01912.20.86.04.50.75
10Pat Roy23109.5262.7248000896.08541295381010400121.2818.00.53.69.82.74
11Steven Sherman*2114.2005.2936000351.05639305311412031.7069.90.95.57.21.32
12Michael Wardlow22413.2356.342525200125.014911288139719490161.96810.70.97.06.80.97
12 Players22.35980.4244.58139139113266171186.013287426049258429837325921.61210.10.74.46.41.43
* - 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
Gareth Ledbetter8247652114.9806.4414
Richard Casillas371952940.9826.059
George Torassa1479920.9786.292
Jeff Ransom944821.9635.783
Billy Prather6306001.0006.001
James Rothford633610.9756.501

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Glenn Goya12811198911105.9919.44
James Rothford119940101.0009.36
Kenneth Feinberg225210.96413.50

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Tom Runnells731692361557.9645.55
Ronald Ball297091923.9475.55
Kevin Darst2642521111.8953.62
Ken Barton12142932.9353.58
John Fenwick91719041.0004.00
Michael Fox47212.9002.25
Bob Brenly101001.0001.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bob Brenly1351182472730.9312.70
Ronald Ball32421.7502.00
William Young20310.7501.50
John Fenwick100000.00
Paul Plinski111001.0002.00
Tom Runnells101001.0001.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Paul Plinski72912012834.9134.06
Tom Runnells721202002235.9364.44
Kevin Darst117001.0008.00
John Fenwick100000.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
John Sylvester1051901050.9761.90
Thomas Anthony691001241.9661.62
Darius Copley65128712.9932.08
William Young42681012.9871.86
John Laubhan3458531.9551.85
Joe Ward3354330.9501.73
Ned Raines3163210.9852.10
Jeff Ransom1820220.9171.22
Wayne Pechek1322120.9201.77
Kenneth Feinberg9210001.0002.33
John Fenwick521001.0000.60
Michael Fox41030.2500.25

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Pat Roy4841610.9520.42
Steven Sherman363511.8890.22
Dan Greenhalgh3381110.9500.58
Brian Moulton32101531.8930.78
Alan Hargesheimer29154722.9692.14
Daniel Hartwig27812011.0000.74
Glenn Heard2714001.0000.19
Michael Wardlow2582142.8791.16
Scott Budner20142421.9501.90
Mark Calvert1631111.9330.88
David Myers1031240.7891.50
Rick Kittrell721110.9291.86

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Thomas Anthony22SR6' 1.0"1801956
Ronald Ball22RR5' 8.0"1651956
Ken Barton22SR5' 11.0"170Oct 22, 1955San Diego, CA, US
Bob Brenly24RR6' 2.0"210Feb 25, 1954Coshocton, OH, US
Scott Budner22SL6' 2.0"1801956
Mark Calvert21RR6' 1.0"195Sep 29, 1956Tulsa, OK, US
Richard Casillas--RRUnknown
Darius Copley23SL6' 1.0"1801955
Kevin Darst20RR5' 10.0"1701958
Kenneth Feinberg22RR6' 3.0"1801956
John Fenwick21RR5' 11.0"1601957
Michael Fox19RR6' 0.0"1751959
Glenn Goya24RL6' 0.0"180Mar 5, 1954
Dan Greenhalgh24RR6' 0.0"170Oct 6, 1953
Alan Hargesheimer23RR6' 3.0"195Nov 21, 1954Chicago, IL, US
Daniel Hartwig20RR6' 1.0"168Oct 26, 1957Lancaster, CA, US
Glenn Heard23RL6' 0.0"1751955
Rick Kittrell21LL5' 10.0"165May 25, 1957
John Laubhan23RR6' 0.0"1751955
Gareth Ledbetter23RR6' 2.0"2151955
Brian Moulton23RR6' 4.0"200Mar 8, 1955
David Myers23RR6' 1.0"185Feb 27, 1955
Wayne Pechek22LL6' 0.0"170Jul 11, 1955
Paul Plinski20RR5' 8.0"1651958
Billy Prather23RR6' 0.0"1751955
Ned Raines20RR5' 8.0"1601958
Jeff Ransom17RR5' 11.0"185Nov 11, 1960Fresno, CA, US
James Rothford23RR6' 3.0"215Mar 16, 1955
Pat Roy23RR6' 0.0"180Sep 25, 1954Bakersfield, CA, US
Tom Runnells23SR6' 0.0"175Apr 17, 1955Greeley, CO, US
Steven Sherman21LL6' 6.0"2081957
John Sylvester23RR6' 0.0"185Sep 2, 1954Bound Brook, NJ, US
George Torassa19RR6' 0.0"1871959
Joe Ward22LR5' 9.0"170Feb 29, 1956
Michael Wardlow22RR6' 2.0"185Aug 6, 1955Hawthorne, CA, US
William Young24RR6' 1.0"2001954

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