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1979 Cedar Rapids Giants

1979 > Class A > 1979 Midwest League (South)
Overall: 58-78
Scored 619 runs, Allowed 737 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-79

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Wayne Cato
Represented: Cedar Rapids, IA
Ballpark: Veterans Memorial Stadium (I) (Cedar Rapids, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Greg Baker21421731412131101321522542.220.349.369.71852412
2Mark Benson23118483388681142445592328253.294.416.415.831161427
3Charles Boothe223812310192560011112123.248.377.307.68431010
4Jesus Cruz*208992000000004.000.000.000.0000000
5Bob Cummings18562151842938401121162934.207.312.245.55645002
6Charles Curry22612241932658121624222848.301.387.466.85490021
7Rob Deer182994867180111631734.209.266.267.53323001
8Richard Doss22532151982748832271651530.242.299.343.64268110
9Craig Hedrick*23662281932839111328763053.202.322.316.63861410
10Lou Marietta202441100000002.250.250.250.5001000
11Stanley Morton*2026696339000300621.143.217.143.3609000
12Bruce Oliver2010638132541641105361064586.197.307.277.58490803
13Juan Oppenheimer1926634959101721137.184.349.265.61513001
14Paul Plinski211305664799813618743672217562.284.384.376.760180615
15John Rabb19125498447631181911990773675.264.323.438.761196627
16Ned Raines21111382329518611002539105153.261.360.295.65497011
17Kean Rich20256749673008221821.143.373.204.57710000
18Francisco Rojas*219933129626791204361152945.267.342.348.690103510
19Philip Sutton201275424776412010605129155264.252.326.298.624142292
20Paul Szymarek21176149141420816621115.286.426.8161.24340100
21Frankie Thon1959211194225362014471025.273.325.325.65063520
22George Torassa2018464039101801315.225.273.325.59813021
22 Players20.71364985429461910761692763528250102586812.251.344.347.691148846263316
* - 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
1Kelly Anderson1969.4004.7943820992.09063499614771181.6418.80.96.07.51.26
2William Bellomo2269.4004.032520520134.01428160125019980121.4339.50.83.46.61.98
3Jose Chue1902.0003.863300014.020126011050022.21412.90.07.13.20.45
4Raymundo Cosio2211.5009.567100116.02118171140160162.18811.80.67.99.01.14
5Steven Duckhorn22617.2616.002626910156.015012810417117178162211.7128.71.06.84.50.67
6Glenn Fisher22004.50500006.075315080022.00010.51.57.512.01.60
7Robert Henderson2433.5005.0036200381.08555455553596171.7289.40.66.16.61.07
8Lou Marietta2087.5334.332813500133.0151806454907860101.50410.20.33.35.31.59
9Michael Martinez*2113.2503.6813000022.0221292131220011.5919.00.85.39.01.69
10Ronald Matrisciano2102.0008.3217300140.04943373330295112.05011.00.77.46.50.88
11Jeffrey Stadler191013.4353.8626251210175.0166957514981129112121.5098.50.75.06.61.32
12Jeff Stember2133.5004.669921056.05134299210355151.2868.21.43.45.61.67
13Matthew Sutherland*20138.6193.402525900167.014586636113111820111.5457.80.36.16.41.04
14David Thornton220012.00300003.047405040013.00012.00.015.012.00.80
15Harry Wing2111.5005.3312100227.03418161110181021.66711.30.33.76.01.64
15 Players20.85878.4264.6513613692445161125.0113773758185654127756191011.5929.10.75.26.21.19
* - 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
John Rabb6135247137.9686.5411
Bob Cummings452634575.9786.8413
Charles Boothe241242334.9806.134
George Torassa1469820.9755.501

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bruce Oliver9580638975.9898.88
Charles Curry3530616319.9919.20
Juan Oppenheimer1481145.9535.86
Richard Doss322322.9268.33
Craig Hedrick212011.9236.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Paul Plinski63121155738.9754.38
Frankie Thon55941501935.9284.44
Ned Raines23406076.9354.35

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Richard Doss50521171415.9233.38
Paul Plinski423494119.9213.05
Ned Raines3727771111.9042.81
John Rabb78821.8892.29
Bruce Oliver34720.8463.67

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Philip Sutton1251673563467.9394.18
Paul Plinski14152544.9092.86
Ned Raines211011.0001.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mark Benson106174691.9521.70
Francisco Rojas8612810104.9321.60
Craig Hedrick5979520.9771.42
Greg Baker4091772.9332.45
Ned Raines3981761.9362.26
Rob Deer2735140.9001.33
John Rabb2732321.9461.30
Stanley Morton2331110.9701.39
Kean Rich1521310.9601.60
Paul Szymarek13191001.0001.54
Jesus Cruz66110.8751.17
Paul Plinski560001.0001.20
Juan Oppenheimer44020.6671.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Kelly Anderson43312001.0000.35
Robert Henderson3661632.8800.61
Lou Marietta28112010.9691.11
Steven Duckhorn26112722.9501.46
Jeffrey Stadler2671720.9230.92
William Bellomo25103240.9131.68
Matthew Sutherland25102531.9211.40
Ronald Matrisciano1733001.0000.35
Michael Martinez1303001.0000.23
Harry Wing1225001.0000.58
Jeff Stember931021.8671.44
Raymundo Cosio711001.0000.29
Glenn Fisher500000.00
Jose Chue315001.0002.00
David Thornton30010.0000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Kelly Anderson19RR6' 1.0"170Aug 18, 1959Richmond, CA, US
Greg Baker21RR5' 11.0"175Nov 26, 1957Kokomo, IN, US
William Bellomo22R6' 4.0"2051957
Mark Benson23RR5' 10.0"1601956
Charles Boothe22RR5' 10.0"1801957
Jose Chue19RR6' 2.0"155May 17, 1960Colon, Colon, PA
Raymundo Cosio22RR6' 3.0"2001957
Jesus Cruz20LL6' 0.0"169Aug 26, 1958
Bob Cummings18RR6' 2.0"187Sep 8, 1960Chicago, IL, US
Charles Curry22RR6' 3.0"1951957
Rob Deer18RR6' 3.0"210Sep 29, 1960Orange, CA, US
Richard Doss22RR6' 1.0"1851957
Steven Duckhorn22RR6' 0.0"1701957
Glenn Fisher22RR6' 1.0"195Aug 30, 1956Canyonville, OR, US
Craig Hedrick23LR6' 2.0"1851956
Robert Henderson24SR6' 3.0"1901955
Lou Marietta20RR6' 0.0"185Dec 29, 1958Ventura, CA, US
Michael Martinez21L5' 10.0"165Sep 24, 1957
Ronald Matrisciano21RR6' 3.0"195Sep 17, 1957
Stanley Morton20LL5' 11.0"1701959
Bruce Oliver20RR6' 3.0"195Sep 17, 1958
Juan Oppenheimer19RR6' 2.0"185Jul 20, 1959Santurce, PR
Paul Plinski21RR5' 8.0"1651958
John Rabb19RR6' 1.0"180Jun 23, 1960Los Angeles, CA, US
Ned Raines21RR5' 8.0"1601958
Kean Rich20RR6' 0.0"1801959
Francisco Rojas21LL5' 11.0"185May 4, 1958
Jeffrey Stadler19RR6' 2.0"192Oct 22, 1959
Jeff Stember21RR6' 5.0"220Mar 2, 1958Elizabeth, NJ, US
Matthew Sutherland20LL6' 1.0"180Aug 22, 1958
Philip Sutton20RR5' 11.0"165Oct 4, 1958
Paul Szymarek21RR5' 10.0"170Aug 28, 1957
Frankie Thon19RR5' 11.0"1651960
David Thornton22R6' 1.0"1701957
George Torassa20RR6' 0.0"1871959
Harry Wing21R6' 4.0"1958

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