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1978 Appleton Foxes

1978 > Class A > 1978 Midwest League (North)
Overall: 97-40
Scored 731 runs, Allowed 550 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-51

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Gordy Lund
Represented: Appleton, WI
Ballpark: Goodland Field (Appleton, WI)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

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 Rod Allen 18 100 370 342 48 83 16 4 7 55 13 4 23 90 .243 .291 .374 .665 128 1 2 2
2 Edward Bahns* 23 88 300 242 37 63 16 2 4 38 0 1 48 65 .260 .386 .393 .778 95 2 7 1
3 Phil Bauer 21 128 492 389 63 86 13 3 1 51 17 8 87 60 .221 .362 .278 .639 108 2 8 6
4 Harry Chappas# 20 130 582 493 91 149 23 14 1 62 60 21 71 70 .302 .391 .412 .803 203 5 7 6
5 Roy Coulter* 22 88 358 307 42 81 7 3 5 56 9 0 45 50 .264 .363 .355 .718 109 4 0 2
6 David Daniels 20 95 359 313 43 83 17 5 5 49 17 6 40 81 .265 .348 .399 .748 125 2 0 4
7 Curt Etchandy 21 119 494 397 76 94 10 4 17 62 28 11 80 92 .237 .365 .411 .775 163 5 3 9
8 Lorenzo Gray 20 100 354 317 49 93 13 3 2 35 29 5 30 54 .293 .355 .372 .727 118 2 2 3
9 John Hanley 20 110 448 362 62 91 15 3 11 68 2 0 78 90 .251 .387 .401 .788 145 4 1 3
10 Michael Johnson 23 25 91 75 14 22 5 2 2 16 1 1 13 12 .293 .389 .493 .882 37 0 1 2
11 Cleo Kilpatrick* 24 6 20 19 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .211 .250 .211 .461 4 0 0 0
12 Chris Nyman 23 22 90 72 14 21 2 0 5 20 2 1 17 10 .292 .422 .528 .950 38 0 0 1
13 Leo Sutherland* 20 127 558 471 100 124 22 5 4 50 51 13 80 79 .263 .369 .357 .725 168 1 2 4
14 Lloyd Thompson 24 25 70 54 11 12 2 0 0 6 1 1 15 15 .222 .391 .259 .651 14 0 1 0
15 Tommy Toman* 22 51 228 167 40 41 9 0 1 39 11 3 47 29 .246 .416 .317 .733 53 6 2 6
16 Phil Trucks 21 9 20 19 2 6 3 0 0 5 0 0 1 7 .316 .350 .474 .824 9 0 0 0
17 Jeffrey Vuksan 21 70 238 216 25 44 10 0 3 27 0 2 18 58 .204 .263 .292 .554 63 0 2 2
18 Victor Walters 21 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
19 Dave White 17 23 86 75 10 9 0 0 1 5 0 0 11 29 .120 .233 .160 .393 12 0 0 0
19 Players 20.6 137 5164 4336 731 1107 183 48 69 646 241 77 705 892 .255 .360 .367 .728 1593 34 38 51 20
* - 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 Ross Baumgarten* 23 9 1 .900 1.82 10 10 4 1 0 74.0 49 19 15 1 18 0 73 1 0 2 0.905 6.0 0.1 2.2 8.9 4.06
2 Britt Burns* 19 3 2 .600 2.40 6 6 1 0 0 30.0 25 8 8 1 2 0 28 0 0 0 0.900 7.5 0.3 0.6 8.4 14.00
3 Mark Esser* 22 9 2 .818 4.29 41 1 0 0 7 84.0 67 49 40 11 59 0 109 6 0 9 1.500 7.2 1.2 6.3 11.7 1.85
4 Clayton Hicks 20 5 4 .556 4.36 13 10 1 0 0 64.0 62 36 31 6 30 0 35 4 1 6 1.438 8.7 0.8 4.2 4.9 1.17
5 Guy Hoffman* 21 2 0 1.000 2.38 7 4 0 0 2 34.0 22 10 9 1 15 0 31 0 0 1 1.088 5.8 0.3 4.0 8.2 2.07
6 LaMarr Hoyt 23 18 4 .818 2.90 28 27 13 4 0 189.0 187 74 61 9 60 3 115 7 0 7 1.307 8.9 0.4 2.9 5.5 1.92
7 Mike Maitland* 18 5 4 .556 4.91 11 8 1 0 1 44.0 56 29 24 5 18 2 25 4 1 5 1.682 11.5 1.0 3.7 5.1 1.39
8 John Martin 22 0 1 .000 6.75 2 1 0 0 0 4.0 5 5 3 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 2.000 11.2 0.0 6.8 2.2 0.33
9 Dewey Robinson 23 10 3 .769 1.72 50 0 0 0 17 89.0 55 22 17 7 40 8 121 3 0 7 1.067 5.6 0.7 4.0 12.2 3.03
10 Michael Sivik 20 10 6 .625 3.52 27 23 3 0 1 143.0 130 68 56 12 53 3 127 5 0 6 1.280 8.2 0.8 3.3 8.0 2.40
11 Jackie Smith* 23 11 3 .786 2.89 18 17 5 1 1 112.0 94 45 36 12 32 1 130 6 0 4 1.125 7.6 1.0 2.6 10.4 4.06
12 Paul Soth 20 7 5 .583 3.46 23 23 1 0 0 130.0 114 71 50 5 52 1 101 8 0 3 1.277 7.9 0.3 3.6 7.0 1.94
13 Rick Thoren* 23 3 2 .600 6.23 20 3 0 0 0 65.0 77 55 45 5 40 0 57 8 1 4 1.800 10.7 0.7 5.5 7.9 1.43
14 Michael Tulacz* 23 2 0 1.000 5.04 10 0 0 0 0 25.0 23 16 14 1 23 0 20 3 0 4 1.840 8.3 0.4 8.3 7.2 0.87
15 Victor Walters 21 3 3 .500 4.38 23 4 0 0 6 72.0 66 43 35 5 44 0 49 8 0 12 1.528 8.2 0.6 5.5 6.1 1.11
15 Players 21.6 97 40 .708 3.45 137 137 108 29 10 35 1159.0 1032 550 444 81 489 18 1022 64 4 71 1.312 8.0 0.6 3.8 7.9 2.09
* - 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
John Hanley 69 532 47 26 3 .957 8.39 22
Jeffrey Vuksan 68 460 51 13 5 .975 7.51 8
Phil Trucks 7 53 1 3 0 .947 7.71 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Edward Bahns 88 623 38 11 70 .984 7.51
Lorenzo Gray 44 281 11 4 21 .986 6.64
Chris Nyman 14 102 8 5 14 .957 7.86
Tommy Toman 11 106 0 3 10 .972 9.64
Phil Trucks 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
Jeffrey Vuksan 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Bauer 128 278 313 23 75 .963 4.62
Lloyd Thompson 10 23 19 5 8 .894 4.20
Curt Etchandy 6 12 12 0 3 1.000 4.00
Lorenzo Gray 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Curt Etchandy 111 66 206 22 25 .925 2.45
Lorenzo Gray 16 18 29 4 3 .922 2.94
Dave White 15 5 36 3 2 .932 2.73

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Chappas 130 180 379 35 76 .941 4.30
Lloyd Thompson 8 6 13 1 3 .950 2.38
Curt Etchandy 3 2 8 0 1 1.000 3.33
Lorenzo Gray 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Sutherland 125 231 6 9 0 .963 1.90
Rod Allen 98 134 7 8 3 .946 1.44
David Daniels 95 150 8 6 1 .963 1.66
Tommy Toman 40 56 3 1 1 .983 1.48
Roy Coulter 27 37 0 2 0 .949 1.37
Lorenzo Gray 23 37 2 0 0 1.000 1.70
Michael Johnson 21 27 1 3 0 .903 1.33
Lloyd Thompson 6 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dewey Robinson 50 6 17 2 0 .920 0.46
Mark Esser 41 2 7 1 0 .900 0.22
LaMarr Hoyt 28 10 22 5 3 .865 1.14
Michael Sivik 27 8 19 1 1 .964 1.00
Paul Soth 23 2 18 3 1 .870 0.87
Victor Walters 23 4 6 1 0 .909 0.43
Rick Thoren 20 2 8 0 1 1.000 0.50
Jackie Smith 18 4 12 0 0 1.000 0.89
Clayton Hicks 13 2 9 0 0 1.000 0.85
Mike Maitland 11 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.18
Ross Baumgarten 10 2 20 2 0 .917 2.20
Michael Tulacz 10 2 3 0 1 1.000 0.50
Guy Hoffman 7 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.43
Britt Burns 6 2 4 0 0 1.000 1.00
John Martin 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
Rod Allen 18 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 5, 1959 Los Angeles, CA, US
Edward Bahns 23 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1955
Phil Bauer 21 R R 6' 1.0" 163 1957
Ross Baumgarten 23 L L 6' 1.0" 180 May 27, 1955 Highland Park, IL, US
Britt Burns 19 L L 6' 5.0" 215 Jun 8, 1959 Houston, TX, US
Harry Chappas 20 S R 5' 7.0" 150 Oct 26, 1957 Mount Rainier, MD, US
Roy Coulter 22 L L 6' 2.0" 204 Jul 31, 1955
David Daniels 20 R R 6' 4.0" 205 1958
Mark Esser 22 R L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 1, 1956 Erie, PA, US
Curt Etchandy 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 23, 1956
Lorenzo Gray 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 4, 1958 Mound Bayou, MS, US
John Hanley 20 R R 6' 4.0" 210 1958
Clayton Hicks 20 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1958
Guy Hoffman 21 L L 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 9, 1956 Ottawa, IL, US
LaMarr Hoyt 23 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 1, 1955 Columbia, SC, US
Michael Johnson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1955
Cleo Kilpatrick 24 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 18, 1954
Mike Maitland 18 L L 6' 1.0" 165 Nov 17, 1959
John Martin 22 L R 6' 2.0" 180 1956
Chris Nyman 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 6, 1955 Pomona, CA, US
Dewey Robinson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 28, 1955 Evanston, IL, US
Michael Sivik 20 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1958
Jackie Smith 23 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 6, 1955
Paul Soth 20 R R 6' 3.0" 155 1958
Leo Sutherland 20 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Apr 6, 1958 Santiago de Cuba, Santiago de Cuba, CU
Lloyd Thompson 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1954
Rick Thoren 23 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 4, 1955
Tommy Toman 22 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 12, 1956
Phil Trucks 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Aug 6, 1956
Michael Tulacz 23 L L 6' 1.0" 190 1955
Jeffrey Vuksan 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1957
Victor Walters 21 R R 6' 0.0" 1957
Dave White 17 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 1, 1960

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