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1978 Shreveport Captains

1978 > Class AA > 1978 Texas League (East)
Overall: 55-81
Scored 554 runs, Allowed 660 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-79

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Steve Demeter
Represented: Shreveport, LA
Ballpark: Spar Stadium (Shreveport, LA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

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 Juan Arias 21 7 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0
2 Jimmy Brady 26 76 244 203 27 34 2 0 3 12 3 3 33 38 .167 .293 .222 .515 45 3 5 0
3 Randy Brandt* 24 32 12 12 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .167 .167 .167 .333 2 0 0 0
4 Fred Breining 22 16 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
5 Tom Burke 24 19 42 38 4 9 3 0 0 4 0 1 3 8 .237 .310 .316 .625 12 1 0 0
6 James Busby* 25 64 244 220 31 59 8 4 0 18 1 2 22 33 .268 .333 .341 .674 75 0 1 1
7 Stew Cliburn 21 9 11 10 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .300 .364 .300 .664 3 0 0 0
8 Eugeniuo Cotes 22 117 470 418 68 117 20 3 13 67 35 7 35 72 .280 .345 .435 .780 182 10 0 7
9 Ponciano Cruz 23 30 128 117 7 28 4 0 0 4 5 3 10 16 .239 .297 .274 .570 32 0 0 1
10 Dennis Davis 24 16 10 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
11 John Dean* 25 123 473 423 58 106 21 4 17 73 0 2 40 75 .251 .313 .440 .752 186 1 3 6
12 Juan DeLiza 22 80 309 290 34 73 9 1 4 29 12 3 16 45 .252 .291 .331 .622 96 1 0 2
13 Larry Demery 25 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
14 Pedro Ithier 22 78 301 276 16 64 1 2 0 28 12 9 19 13 .232 .284 .250 .534 69 2 2 2
15 James Johnston* 25 37 11 10 1 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 .300 .273 .300 .573 3 0 0 1
16 James Kidder 24 12 28 21 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 4 .095 .296 .095 .392 2 0 1 0
17 Manny Lantigua 26 21 70 64 3 17 2 1 0 4 0 0 6 10 .266 .329 .328 .657 21 0 0 0
18 Larry Littleton 24 134 542 459 79 121 24 7 19 76 5 7 79 106 .264 .370 .471 .841 216 0 2 2
19 Robert Mazur 24 22 24 21 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .095 .095 .095 .190 2 0 3 0
20 Kevin Meistickle 26 11 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
21 Ronald Mitchell 26 11 40 34 4 8 1 1 0 4 2 0 4 7 .235 .325 .324 .649 11 1 0 1
22 Douglas Nelson* 23 5 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
23 Oswaldo Olivares* 23 103 440 393 59 111 10 4 1 21 22 13 43 68 .282 .353 .336 .689 132 1 1 2
24 Leonardo Ortiz 23 4 13 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 0 0
25 Tony Pena 21 104 368 348 36 80 14 0 8 42 3 1 15 96 .230 .259 .339 .598 118 0 1 4
26 Marc Rhea 27 30 112 97 9 22 6 1 1 10 1 0 12 20 .227 .309 .340 .649 33 0 2 1
27 Felix Rodriguez* 23 60 220 207 18 47 9 1 0 17 3 3 13 24 .227 .273 .280 .553 58 0 0 0
28 Rod Scurry* 22 5 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
29 Randy Sealy 23 10 11 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 .111 .273 .111 .384 1 0 0 0
30 James Smith 21 24 26 23 2 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 11 .174 .269 .348 .617 8 0 0 0
31 Rich Standart* 26 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
32 Randy Tate 25 17 20 20 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 .100 .100 .100 .200 2 0 0 0
33 Rafael Vasquez 20 27 38 33 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 11 .121 .237 .152 .388 5 0 0 0
34 Richard Walterhouse* 25 136 556 484 80 141 25 8 17 72 19 6 60 94 .291 .374 .481 .855 233 6 2 4
35 Robert Weismiller 26 41 7 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .286 .286 .571 2 0 0 0
36 Ernest Young# 23 28 85 76 10 21 5 2 0 13 0 0 5 18 .276 .318 .395 .712 30 1 0 3
36 Players 23.6 136 4880 4357 554 1086 166 39 84 503 123 60 436 816 .249 .319 .363 .682 1582 27 23 37 29
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 Juan Arias 21 2 0 1.000 2.67 7 3 2 1 1 27.0 21 12 8 2 10 1 18 1 0 1 1.148 7.0 0.7 3.3 6.0 1.80
2 Randy Brandt* 24 1 5 .167 3.36 32 0 0 0 0 67.0 64 37 25 2 30 3 48 2 0 2 1.403 8.6 0.3 4.0 6.4 1.60
3 Fred Breining 22 3 6 .333 3.70 16 6 3 1 0 56.0 53 35 23 4 21 0 50 3 1 4 1.321 8.5 0.6 3.4 8.0 2.38
4 James Busby* 25 0 0 0.00 3 0 0 0 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 8 1 0 0 0.500 2.2 0.0 2.2 18.0 8.00
5 Stew Cliburn 21 1 0 1.000 1.93 9 8 0 0 0 42.0 37 13 9 3 17 0 30 1 0 2 1.286 7.9 0.6 3.6 6.4 1.76
6 Dennis Davis 24 5 6 .455 4.62 15 12 1 0 0 74.0 77 57 38 6 45 1 51 2 3 7 1.649 9.4 0.7 5.5 6.2 1.13
7 Larry Demery 25 0 1 .000 12.00 1 1 0 0 0 3.0 2 4 4 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 3.333 6.0 0.0 24.0 0.0 0.00
8 James Johnston 25 6 4 .600 4.69 36 1 0 0 2 71.0 64 50 37 5 46 4 62 2 1 8 1.549 8.1 0.6 5.8 7.9 1.35
9 Robert Mazur 24 4 9 .308 3.88 22 22 2 0 0 139.0 143 75 60 12 73 0 71 0 1 12 1.554 9.3 0.8 4.7 4.6 0.97
10 Kevin Meistickle 26 1 1 .500 4.03 11 2 0 0 1 29.0 38 21 13 1 14 0 22 0 1 3 1.793 11.8 0.3 4.3 6.8 1.57
11 Douglas Nelson* 23 0 2 .000 7.94 5 5 0 0 0 17.0 20 17 15 1 19 0 13 1 1 0 2.294 10.6 0.5 10.1 6.9 0.68
12 Rod Scurry* 22 1 4 .200 4.66 5 5 1 0 0 29.0 27 19 15 1 24 1 38 0 1 6 1.759 8.4 0.3 7.4 11.8 1.58
13 Randy Sealy 23 0 6 .000 4.39 10 3 1 0 1 41.0 50 30 20 4 19 0 32 1 1 2 1.683 11.0 0.9 4.2 7.0 1.68
14 James Smith 21 6 13 .316 4.71 24 24 6 1 0 149.0 140 95 78 19 69 2 119 7 1 7 1.403 8.5 1.1 4.2 7.2 1.72
15 Rich Standart 26 1 0 1.000 2.00 11 0 0 0 3 18.0 18 5 4 3 2 1 14 0 0 0 1.111 9.0 1.5 1.0 7.0 7.00
16 Randy Tate 25 3 8 .273 4.46 17 17 1 0 0 101.0 107 60 50 8 66 1 62 1 1 13 1.713 9.5 0.7 5.9 5.5 0.94
17 Rafael Vasquez 20 14 9 .609 3.23 27 27 13 4 0 184.0 174 91 66 15 59 1 150 4 3 9 1.266 8.5 0.7 2.9 7.3 2.54
18 Robert Weismiller 26 7 7 .500 3.33 41 0 0 0 11 81.0 78 39 30 4 30 5 70 1 0 2 1.333 8.7 0.4 3.3 7.8 2.33
18 Players 23.3 55 81 .404 3.93 136 136 106 30 7 19 1133.0 1114 660 495 90 553 20 858 27 15 78 1.471 8.8 0.7 4.4 6.8 1.55

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
Tony Pena 93 637 54 25 5 .965 7.43 12
John Dean 23 119 26 2 2 .986 6.30 6
Manny Lantigua 17 110 7 0 2 1.000 6.88 3
Ernest Young 5 27 2 3 0 .906 5.80 1
Leonardo Ortiz 3 24 1 0 0 1.000 8.33 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Walterhouse 96 725 36 8 58 .990 7.93
James Busby 25 169 21 5 17 .974 7.60
Felix Rodriguez 21 180 8 3 16 .984 8.95
Ernest Young 6 43 1 1 5 .978 7.33
John Dean 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Ronald Mitchell 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Juan DeLiza 69 133 183 15 27 .955 4.58
Ponciano Cruz 24 58 78 4 13 .971 5.67
Marc Rhea 22 41 46 4 7 .956 3.95
Jimmy Brady 18 41 41 3 14 .965 4.56
Richard Walterhouse 5 6 15 2 3 .913 4.20

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Dean 88 72 150 32 16 .874 2.52
Richard Walterhouse 44 23 82 14 10 .882 2.39
Jimmy Brady 7 3 3 2 0 .750 0.86
Ronald Mitchell 5 3 9 2 0 .857 2.40
James Kidder 2 1 1 1 0 .667 1.00
Marc Rhea 2 1 4 2 0 .714 2.50

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pedro Ithier 78 121 190 25 34 .926 3.99
Jimmy Brady 40 57 112 23 21 .880 4.23
Juan DeLiza 9 11 24 10 5 .778 3.89
Ponciano Cruz 6 11 10 1 1 .955 3.50
James Kidder 6 6 14 3 0 .870 3.33

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Littleton 134 266 10 8 4 .972 2.06
Eugeniuo Cotes 116 204 13 15 2 .935 1.87
Oswaldo Olivares 103 209 18 6 4 .974 2.20
Felix Rodriguez 33 51 0 1 0 .981 1.55
James Busby 17 23 5 1 0 .966 1.65
Tom Burke 8 8 0 1 0 .889 1.00
Marc Rhea 4 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Ronald Mitchell 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
Richard Walterhouse 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Weismiller 41 4 13 1 0 .944 0.41
James Johnston 36 4 7 7 0 .611 0.31
Randy Brandt 32 2 12 0 0 1.000 0.44
Rafael Vasquez 27 5 26 2 2 .939 1.15
James Smith 24 7 15 2 0 .917 0.92
Robert Mazur 22 9 20 8 1 .784 1.32
Randy Tate 17 6 17 5 2 .821 1.35
Fred Breining 16 1 9 0 0 1.000 0.63
Dennis Davis 15 7 15 2 2 .917 1.47
Kevin Meistickle 11 2 4 1 0 .857 0.55
Rich Standart 11 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.36
Randy Sealy 10 0 4 1 0 .800 0.40
Stew Cliburn 9 3 17 0 0 1.000 2.22
Juan Arias 7 3 5 0 1 1.000 1.14
Douglas Nelson 5 0 5 0 0 1.000 1.00
Rod Scurry 5 0 5 1 0 .833 1.00
James Busby 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Larry Demery 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Juan Arias 21 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Mar 28, 1957 Navarelle, DO
Jimmy Brady 26 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Sep 10, 1951 Philadelphia, PA, US
Randy Brandt 24 L L 6' 3.0" 165 1954 US
Fred Breining 22 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Nov 15, 1955 San Francisco, CA, US
Tom Burke 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1954
James Busby 25 L L 5' 10.0" 165 1953
Stew Cliburn 21 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 19, 1956 Jackson, MS, US
Eugeniuo Cotes 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 15, 1955 Batey Guerrero, DO
Ponciano Cruz 23 R R 6' 0.0" 135 Jan 1, 1955
Dennis Davis 24 R R 6' 3.0" 186 1954
John Dean 25 L R 6' 0.0" 190 1953
Juan DeLiza 22 R R 6' 2.0" 172 Jul 5, 1955 Bani, Peravia, DO
Larry Demery 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 4, 1953 Bakersfield, CA, US
Pedro Ithier 22 R R 5' 10.0" 150 1956
James Johnston 25 L R 5' 9.0" 160 1953
James Kidder 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 25, 1953
Manny Lantigua 26 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Apr 3, 1952 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Larry Littleton 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 3, 1954 Charlotte, NC, US
Robert Mazur 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1954
Kevin Meistickle 26 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Oct 18, 1951
Ronald Mitchell 26 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Sep 18, 1951 Phoenix, AZ, US
Douglas Nelson 23 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 29, 1954 Charleston, WV, US
Oswaldo Olivares 23 L L 5' 11.0" 154 Sep 15, 1954 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Leonardo Ortiz 23 R R 6' 0.0" 176 1955
Tony Pena 21 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 4, 1957 Monte Cristi, Monte Cristi, DO
Marc Rhea 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 3, 1951 Bellingham, WA, US
Felix Rodriguez 23 L L 5' 11.0" 160 1955
Rod Scurry 22 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 17, 1956 Sacramento, CA, US
Randy Sealy 23 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 6, 1954 Freeport, TX, US
James Smith 21 R R 6' 6.0" 210 1957
Rich Standart 26 L R 6' 2.0" 155 Jan 4, 1952 Stockton, CA, US
Randy Tate 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 23, 1952 Florence, AL, US
Rafael Vasquez 20 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jun 28, 1958 La Romana, La Romana, DO
Richard Walterhouse 25 L R 6' 0.0" 180 1953
Robert Weismiller 26 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1952
Ernest Young 23 S R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 17, 1954

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