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1978 Phoenix Giants

1978 > Class AAA > 1978 Pacific Coast League (East)
Overall: 72-68
Scored 675 runs, Allowed 686 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 69-71

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Rocky Bridges
Represented: Phoenix, AZ
Ballpark: Phoenix Municipal Stadium (II) (Phoenix, AZ)
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 Richard Bradley 24 107 425 382 48 101 17 4 6 51 6 2 35 63 .264 .329 .377 .706 144 4 0 4
2 Michael Cash 26 35 132 121 11 23 1 5 0 9 2 0 9 14 .190 .250 .281 .531 34 1 0 1
3 Art Gardner* 25 128 542 494 74 132 21 16 8 88 37 11 40 69 .267 .322 .423 .745 209 2 1 5
4 Randy Hammon 26 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
5 Vic Harris# 28 20 89 81 11 21 2 3 2 12 1 2 5 12 .259 .295 .432 .728 35 0 1 2
6 Tom Heintzelman 31 66 290 239 43 65 11 7 5 41 9 1 39 39 .272 .367 .439 .806 105 1 4 7
7 Skip James* 28 55 216 158 31 41 8 5 1 24 3 2 54 24 .259 .440 .392 .832 62 0 0 4
8 Greg Johnston* 23 133 573 519 64 142 21 6 6 68 34 12 43 70 .274 .329 .372 .701 193 3 2 6
9 Wendell Kim 28 76 294 265 23 83 5 1 0 34 6 0 21 36 .313 .364 .340 .704 90 2 3 3
10 Dennis Littlejohn 23 78 279 223 28 57 12 1 4 31 2 3 51 63 .256 .397 .372 .769 83 2 2 1
11 Howard Mitchell 25 34 130 110 13 28 2 0 0 8 2 2 19 21 .255 .364 .273 .637 30 0 1 0
12 Rich Murray 20 117 491 442 66 124 23 6 5 58 10 2 41 101 .281 .342 .394 .736 174 3 0 5
13 Casey Parsons* 24 135 575 489 83 124 15 8 1 34 23 12 72 59 .254 .356 .323 .679 158 8 2 4
14 Rick Sanderlin 26 51 151 140 24 42 6 3 2 25 0 1 9 16 .300 .347 .429 .775 60 1 1 0
15 Joe Strain 24 138 636 561 88 171 37 4 3 52 35 10 69 30 .305 .383 .401 .784 225 3 1 2
16 Guy Sularz 22 130 523 463 67 140 24 7 2 63 11 3 45 47 .302 .370 .397 .767 184 7 4 4
16 Players 24.3 140 5347 4688 675 1294 205 76 45 598 181 63 552 666 .276 .354 .381 .735 1786 37 22 48 34
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 Don Carrithers 28 7 8 .467 4.62 34 16 3 0 2 144.0 164 85 74 5 78 6 75 7 0 11 1.681 10.2 0.3 4.9 4.7 0.96
2 Terry Cornutt 25 8 5 .615 3.87 44 1 0 0 6 86.0 79 51 37 3 52 11 37 0 0 4 1.523 8.3 0.3 5.4 3.9 0.71
3 Rob Dressler 24 9 8 .529 3.54 20 20 6 3 0 140.0 132 66 55 8 58 2 80 1 0 5 1.357 8.5 0.5 3.7 5.1 1.38
4 Randy Hammon 26 8 5 .615 3.90 22 8 4 0 0 97.0 111 47 42 5 43 5 53 0 4 10 1.588 10.3 0.5 4.0 4.9 1.23
5 Tom Heintzelman 31 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.500 0.0 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
6 Kyle Hypes* 25 1 5 .167 3.76 30 1 0 0 1 67.0 65 33 28 3 57 6 21 7 0 16 1.821 8.7 0.4 7.7 2.8 0.37
7 Jeff Little* 23 11 7 .611 4.11 29 28 2 0 0 175.0 189 96 80 14 77 0 74 4 0 5 1.520 9.7 0.7 4.0 3.8 0.96
8 Greg Minton 26 7 4 .636 4.50 14 13 2 0 0 92.0 97 54 46 3 38 1 32 2 2 7 1.467 9.5 0.3 3.7 3.1 0.84
9 Phil Nastu* 23 9 8 .529 4.67 26 26 4 2 0 160.0 157 94 83 7 91 2 114 7 2 3 1.550 8.8 0.4 5.1 6.4 1.25
10 Ed Plank 26 8 8 .500 2.10 57 0 0 0 24 90.0 80 29 21 1 43 14 35 2 0 3 1.367 8.0 0.1 4.3 3.5 0.81
11 Mike Rowland 25 1 8 .111 7.50 27 19 1 0 1 114.0 141 99 95 14 66 3 63 7 0 6 1.816 11.1 1.1 5.2 5.0 0.95
12 Bob Tufts* 22 3 2 .600 5.25 8 8 2 0 0 48.0 70 32 28 0 20 1 6 1 0 3 1.875 13.1 0.0 3.8 1.1 0.30
12 Players 25.0 72 68 .514 4.36 140 140 116 24 6 34 1215.0 1285 686 589 63 624 51 590 38 8 73 1.571 9.5 0.5 4.6 4.4 0.95

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
Richard Bradley 73 311 53 5 6 .986 4.99 8
Dennis Littlejohn 70 325 61 6 9 .985 5.51 11

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rich Murray 116 1109 64 13 155 .989 10.11
Skip James 15 165 12 2 17 .989 11.80
Richard Bradley 8 69 2 2 9 .973 8.88
Tom Heintzelman 2 19 3 1 1 .957 11.00
Dennis Littlejohn 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Rick Sanderlin 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Strain 138 336 493 23 141 .973 6.01
Tom Heintzelman 2 4 8 1 5 .923 6.00
Wendell Kim 1 1 4 0 1 1.000 5.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Heintzelman 52 38 109 9 14 .942 2.83
Howard Mitchell 34 20 63 8 9 .912 2.44
Michael Cash 26 15 41 6 2 .903 2.15
Wendell Kim 21 10 23 2 4 .943 1.57
Richard Bradley 6 2 7 4 2 .692 1.50
Rick Sanderlin 5 2 5 0 0 1.000 1.40
Guy Sularz 4 1 6 3 1 .700 1.75
Vic Harris 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Guy Sularz 126 229 471 28 131 .962 5.56
Tom Heintzelman 11 19 41 0 8 1.000 5.45
Vic Harris 6 8 18 6 3 .813 4.33

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Casey Parsons 134 225 7 12 0 .951 1.73
Greg Johnston 133 279 8 8 2 .973 2.16
Art Gardner 127 313 10 8 3 .976 2.54
Rick Sanderlin 39 62 2 0 1 1.000 1.64
Skip James 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Vic Harris 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Plank 57 13 21 1 0 .971 0.60
Terry Cornutt 44 4 11 3 1 .833 0.34
Don Carrithers 34 11 30 0 3 1.000 1.21
Kyle Hypes 30 4 9 1 2 .929 0.43
Jeff Little 29 9 26 4 1 .897 1.21
Mike Rowland 27 5 7 2 0 .857 0.44
Phil Nastu 26 11 22 0 0 1.000 1.27
Randy Hammon 22 3 16 0 4 1.000 0.86
Rob Dressler 20 8 14 2 1 .917 1.10
Greg Minton 14 7 20 1 3 .964 1.93
Bob Tufts 8 4 15 1 1 .950 2.38
Tom Heintzelman 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Richard Bradley 24 R R 5' 10.0" 186 May 19, 1954
Don Carrithers 28 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 15, 1949 Lynwood, CA, US
Michael Cash 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jan 22, 1952
Terry Cornutt 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 2, 1952 Roseburg, OR, US
Rob Dressler 24 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Feb 2, 1954 Portland, OR, US
Art Gardner 25 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 21, 1952 Madden, MS, US
Randy Hammon 26 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 29, 1951 Los Angeles, CA, US
Vic Harris 28 S R 5' 11.0" 165 Mar 27, 1950 Los Angeles, CA, US
Tom Heintzelman 31 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 3, 1946 St. Charles, MO, US
Kyle Hypes 25 S L 6' 4.0" 190 Sep 28, 1952
Skip James 28 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 21, 1949 Elmhurst, IL, US
Greg Johnston 23 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Feb 12, 1955 Los Angeles, CA, US
Wendell Kim 28 R R 5' 5.0" 160 Mar 9, 1950 Honolulu, HI, US
Jeff Little 23 R L 6' 6.0" 220 Dec 25, 1954 Fremont, OH, US
Dennis Littlejohn 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 4, 1954 Santa Monica, CA, US
Greg Minton 26 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 29, 1951 Lubbock, TX, US
Howard Mitchell 25 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1953
Rich Murray 20 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Jul 6, 1957 Los Angeles, CA, US
Phil Nastu 23 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 8, 1955 Bridgeport, CT, US
Casey Parsons 24 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 14, 1954 Wenatchee, WA, US
Ed Plank 26 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Apr 9, 1952 Chicago, IL, US
Mike Rowland 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jan 31, 1953 Chicago, IL, US
Rick Sanderlin 26 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Dec 27, 1951 Pasadena, CA, US
Joe Strain 24 R R 5' 10.0" 169 Apr 30, 1954 Denver, CO, US
Guy Sularz 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 7, 1955 Minneapolis, MN, US
Bob Tufts 22 L L 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 2, 1955 Medford, MA, US

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