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1977 GCL Rangers

1977 > Class Rookie > 1977 Gulf Coast League
Overall: 27-27
Scored 267 runs, Allowed 236 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 30-24

Affiliation: Texas Rangers-AL
Manager: Joseph Klein
Represented: Sarasota, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978

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 James Barbe 22 29 107 88 17 24 3 1 1 6 0 1 16 15 .273 .393 .364 .756 32 2 0 1
2 Aquiles Bautista 21 36 112 93 13 25 3 1 1 6 10 2 15 30 .269 .382 .355 .737 33 2 2 0
3 James Capowski 19 44 171 156 24 38 8 0 4 25 1 1 12 30 .244 .304 .372 .676 58 2 0 1
4 Ronald Carney* 21 46 192 168 36 50 9 7 1 18 11 3 22 16 .298 .382 .452 .835 76 1 1 0
5 Joseph Carroll 22 29 102 93 9 22 5 2 1 15 0 0 7 25 .237 .284 .366 .650 34 0 0 2
6 David Hafner 22 4 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 2 0 0 0
7 David Hibner 18 44 179 143 26 29 0 4 0 13 15 3 32 52 .203 .347 .259 .605 37 0 3 1
8 Mike Jirschele 18 13 55 50 3 11 2 0 0 3 0 0 4 13 .220 .273 .260 .533 13 0 0 1
9 Bob Johnson 17 36 124 115 10 28 7 3 0 9 4 1 9 27 .243 .298 .357 .655 41 0 0 0
10 Ronald Johnson* 21 28 100 86 8 18 2 2 0 11 2 0 11 15 .209 .290 .279 .569 24 0 0 3
11 Alphonso Lewis 19 29 98 83 17 13 2 0 0 7 4 1 12 14 .157 .260 .181 .441 15 0 2 1
12 Arnold McCrary* 21 40 184 154 30 40 6 3 1 23 8 5 27 16 .260 .375 .357 .732 55 2 0 1
13 Steven Righetti 19 24 62 54 11 15 6 0 0 11 1 0 4 7 .278 .339 .389 .728 21 2 0 2
14 Marty Scott 21 49 200 177 25 59 5 8 4 36 5 3 20 5 .333 .405 .520 .925 92 2 0 1
15 Billy Simpson 19 31 105 92 10 13 3 1 0 7 3 0 12 22 .141 .240 .196 .436 18 0 1 0
16 Alfred Thompson# 21 30 108 91 16 23 1 1 0 12 5 1 15 15 .253 .370 .286 .656 26 2 0 0
17 George Wright# 18 31 100 87 11 16 0 2 0 8 6 1 12 14 .184 .283 .230 .513 20 0 1 0
17 Players 19.9 54 2010 1731 267 426 62 35 13 211 75 22 240 316 .246 .341 .345 .685 597 15 10 14 5
* - 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 John Butcher 20 3 2 .600 1.29 6 5 3 0 0 42.0 28 10 6 0 11 1 23 1 0 2 0.929 6.0 0.0 2.4 4.9 2.09
2 Ted Davis 18 3 3 .500 3.96 13 11 1 0 0 75.0 84 38 33 1 30 0 25 0 1 4 1.520 10.1 0.1 3.6 3.0 0.83
3 Jeffrey Engle 22 2 0 1.000 4.29 8 0 0 0 2 21.0 21 10 10 0 13 0 13 0 0 1 1.619 9.0 0.0 5.6 5.6 1.00
4 Steve Friar 23 0 1 .000 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 6 2 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 3.500 18.0 4.5 13.5 4.5 0.33
5 Glenn Hollands* 21 0 1 .000 6.75 6 2 0 0 1 16.0 21 13 12 2 13 0 8 1 0 1 2.125 11.8 1.1 7.3 4.5 0.62
6 Charles Lamson* 20 4 3 .571 2.35 8 7 1 0 0 46.0 43 18 12 0 13 0 25 1 0 2 1.217 8.4 0.0 2.5 4.9 1.92
7 William LaRosa 20 3 5 .375 4.78 16 0 0 0 3 32.0 34 21 17 3 15 4 30 4 0 4 1.531 9.6 0.8 4.2 8.4 2.00
8 Ed Lynch 21 1 4 .200 3.70 13 6 2 0 2 56.0 61 31 23 1 15 0 36 1 0 2 1.357 9.8 0.2 2.4 5.8 2.40
9 Linvel Mosby 17 2 3 .400 5.18 8 8 1 0 0 33.0 31 23 19 0 38 0 24 3 0 4 2.091 8.5 0.0 10.4 6.5 0.63
10 Patrick Nelson 18 0 0 4.50 2 1 0 0 0 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 1.500 4.5 0.0 9.0 4.5 0.50
11 Steven Nielsen 22 4 1 .800 1.62 9 6 0 0 0 50.0 32 13 9 1 24 0 34 2 0 2 1.120 5.8 0.2 4.3 6.1 1.42
12 Leonardo Ortiz 21 1 0 1.000 7.00 7 1 1 0 1 18.0 27 18 14 0 13 1 13 0 0 3 2.222 13.5 0.0 6.5 6.5 1.00
13 Charles Viskocil 23 1 1 .500 1.80 7 3 1 1 1 20.0 13 4 4 2 6 0 14 0 0 0 0.950 5.8 0.9 2.7 6.3 2.33
14 Len Whitehouse* 19 3 3 .500 4.50 11 4 0 0 1 40.0 45 30 20 1 21 0 27 1 0 3 1.650 10.1 0.2 4.7 6.1 1.29
14 Players 20.1 27 27 .500 3.62 54 54 44 10 2 11 452.0 445 236 182 12 217 6 274 14 1 30 1.465 8.9 0.2 4.3 5.5 1.26
* - 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
Bob Johnson 33 165 30 9 1 .956 5.91 4
Alphonso Lewis 23 126 16 1 4 .993 6.17 4
Steven Righetti 4 5 0 1 0 .833 1.25 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marty Scott 41 370 20 2 22 .995 9.51
Ronald Johnson 20 172 16 6 9 .969 9.40
Joseph Carroll 2 1 0 1 0 .500 0.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Capowski 31 54 74 3 14 .977 4.13
Alfred Thompson 28 50 73 7 5 .946 4.39
David Hafner 3 2 2 1 0 .800 1.33
David Hibner 1 2 0 1 0 .667 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Barbe 24 27 59 8 5 .915 3.58
Steven Righetti 20 20 35 5 4 .917 2.75
Mike Jirschele 8 4 22 1 1 .963 3.25
Marty Scott 7 7 15 3 3 .880 3.14
James Capowski 5 3 8 2 0 .846 2.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Hibner 44 50 155 21 15 .907 4.66
James Capowski 8 17 23 6 4 .870 5.00
Mike Jirschele 5 4 13 2 2 .895 3.40

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronald Carney 45 83 9 2 3 .979 2.04
Arnold McCrary 31 46 2 1 0 .980 1.55
Billy Simpson 30 37 4 3 1 .932 1.37
George Wright 27 44 4 1 1 .980 1.78
Joseph Carroll 23 18 2 3 0 .870 0.87
Aquiles Bautista 18 16 1 1 0 .944 0.94
Alphonso Lewis 4 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William LaRosa 16 4 8 1 0 .923 0.75
Ted Davis 13 3 10 0 1 1.000 1.00
Ed Lynch 13 4 16 1 1 .952 1.54
Len Whitehouse 11 0 4 1 0 .800 0.36
Steven Nielsen 9 2 11 1 2 .929 1.44
Jeffrey Engle 8 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.63
Charles Lamson 8 2 15 1 1 .944 2.13
Linvel Mosby 8 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.75
Leonardo Ortiz 7 0 1 1 0 .500 0.14
Charles Viskocil 7 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.43
John Butcher 6 1 2 2 0 .600 0.50
Glenn Hollands 6 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.67
Steve Friar 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Patrick Nelson 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
James Barbe 22 R R 6' 0.0" Oct 16, 1954
Aquiles Bautista 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 30, 1955
John Butcher 20 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Mar 8, 1957 Glendale, CA, US
James Capowski 19 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Oct 18, 1957 Yonkers, NY, US
Ronald Carney 21 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 24, 1955
Joseph Carroll 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 30, 1955
Ted Davis 18 R R 6' 5.0" 196 Sep 16, 1958 Cheverly, MD, US
Jeffrey Engle 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1955
Steve Friar 23 R R 6' 6.0" 215 1954
David Hafner 22 R R 5' 9.0" 175 1955
David Hibner 18 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 15, 1958
Glenn Hollands 21 L L 6' 4.0" 190 Nov 21, 1955
Mike Jirschele 18 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 3, 1959 Clintonville, WI, US
Bob Johnson 17 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 31, 1959 Dallas, TX, US
Ronald Johnson 21 L L 6' 5.0" 195 Jul 15, 1955
Charles Lamson 20 L L 6' 5.0" 200 Sep 30, 1956
William LaRosa 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 4, 1956
Alphonso Lewis 19 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 14, 1957 Pensacola, FL, US
Ed Lynch 21 R R 6' 6.0" 230 Feb 25, 1956 Brooklyn, NY, US
Arnold McCrary 21 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 22, 1956
Linvel Mosby 17 R R 6' 2.0" 189 Aug 3, 1959
Patrick Nelson 18 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 3, 1959
Steven Nielsen 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 16, 1955
Leonardo Ortiz 21 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1956
Steven Righetti 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 26, 1957
Marty Scott 21 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 15, 1955
Billy Simpson 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 9, 1957 San Diego, CA, US
Alfred Thompson 21 S R 6' 1.0" 153 May 9, 1956 Mecklenburg County, NC, US
Charles Viskocil 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 22, 1954
Len Whitehouse 19 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 10, 1957 Burlington, VT, US
George Wright 18 S R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 22, 1958 Oklahoma City, OK, US

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