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1978 GCL Royals

1978 > Class Rookie > 1978 Gulf Coast League
Overall: 31-24
Scored 269 runs, Allowed 200 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 35-20

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: n/a
Represented: FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977

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 Buddy Biancalana# 18 32 102 76 12 13 1 1 0 2 3 0 24 17 .171 .376 .211 .587 16 1 1 0
2 Raymond Bresnahan 21 54 227 186 41 54 6 3 2 24 16 3 37 25 .290 .407 .387 .794 72 1 1 2
3 James Davidson 21 41 153 135 18 37 5 3 1 21 6 1 13 8 .274 .342 .378 .720 51 2 1 2
4 John Haley 20 37 142 121 17 34 2 5 1 13 5 1 17 11 .281 .366 .405 .771 49 1 0 3
5 Kevin Harvey 23 36 123 94 15 19 4 1 0 14 5 0 26 4 .202 .375 .266 .641 25 0 3 0
6 Leo Ice* 23 51 211 170 16 35 4 1 0 15 3 8 35 10 .206 .346 .241 .587 41 2 3 1
7 Ulises Infante 18 14 35 31 8 8 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 11 .258 .343 .323 .665 10 0 0 0
8 Andre Jackson* 18 10 18 16 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 6 .250 .333 .250 .583 4 0 0 0
9 Patrick Jackson 23 12 23 20 3 6 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 4 .300 .391 .300 .691 6 0 0 0
10 Ron Johnson 22 14 63 49 10 16 1 0 0 13 2 3 12 2 .327 .460 .347 .807 17 1 0 1
11 Tod Lewis 19 38 122 109 14 24 2 1 0 9 3 0 12 28 .220 .295 .257 .552 28 0 0 1
12 Jesse Lucious 18 14 37 26 2 5 1 0 0 1 1 1 9 4 .192 .417 .231 .647 6 1 1 0
13 Darryl Motley 18 10 45 41 10 20 1 0 2 9 0 0 3 5 .488 .511 .659 1.170 27 0 0 1
14 Geoffrey Nash* 19 20 59 50 7 12 2 1 0 8 1 0 7 4 .240 .322 .320 .642 16 0 0 2
15 Steven Porter 22 12 32 29 7 10 2 1 0 6 1 0 3 5 .345 .406 .483 .889 14 0 0 0
16 Angel Rosa* 19 10 25 21 2 2 0 0 0 4 0 1 4 6 .095 .240 .095 .335 2 0 0 0
17 Mark Ryal* 17 27 96 83 11 20 0 1 0 10 1 2 11 15 .241 .323 .265 .588 22 0 0 2
18 Raul Tovar 19 41 144 123 17 23 4 3 3 19 4 2 18 29 .187 .306 .341 .647 42 3 0 0
19 Ira Turner 20 52 214 171 37 45 8 3 7 31 10 0 40 47 .263 .407 .468 .874 80 2 0 1
20 Keith Vranesh 20 6 18 13 4 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 4 6 .077 .294 .231 .525 3 0 1 0
21 Anthony Washington 23 29 106 85 14 20 1 1 1 6 3 1 17 26 .235 .352 .306 .658 26 0 1 3
21 Players 20.4 55 1996 1650 269 408 44 27 17 210 67 24 301 274 .247 .364 .338 .702 557 14 12 19 8
* - 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 Roger Begue 19 0 0 3.00 5 0 0 0 0 9.0 7 3 3 0 2 0 5 0 0 2 1.000 7.0 0.0 2.0 5.0 2.50
2 Steve Busby 28 1 0 1.000 0.00 2 2 0 0 0 13.0 7 0 0 0 0 0 9 1 0 0 0.538 4.8 0.0 0.0 6.2
3 James Canfield* 18 3 3 .500 3.33 8 7 3 0 0 46.0 50 21 17 4 7 0 35 1 1 0 1.239 9.8 0.8 1.4 6.8 5.00
4 Jeff Cornell 21 1 1 .500 1.80 7 0 0 0 3 15.0 11 3 3 0 4 0 14 0 0 0 1.000 6.6 0.0 2.4 8.4 3.50
5 Christopher Czarka 22 0 1 .000 15.00 4 1 0 0 0 6.0 16 12 10 1 7 0 4 0 0 0 3.833 24.0 1.5 10.5 6.0 0.57
6 Christopher DiLorenzo 22 1 4 .200 4.50 5 5 2 0 0 26.0 32 18 13 0 12 1 16 0 0 1 1.692 11.1 0.0 4.2 5.5 1.33
7 Robert Ganger 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0
8 Jeffrey Hanslovan* 20 4 5 .444 2.21 10 10 3 2 0 53.0 39 25 13 1 17 0 26 0 0 2 1.057 6.6 0.2 2.9 4.4 1.53
9 Elwaine Hardtke 19 5 3 .625 2.43 10 10 4 0 0 63.0 60 22 17 0 19 0 34 1 0 4 1.254 8.6 0.0 2.7 4.9 1.79
10 Dave Hasbach 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.000 0.0 0.0 18.0 9.0 0.50
11 Erik Hendricks 22 3 0 1.000 3.43 3 3 0 0 0 21.0 16 9 8 3 13 1 25 1 0 2 1.381 6.9 1.3 5.6 10.7 1.92
12 James Lackey* 19 1 0 1.000 3.13 7 4 1 0 0 23.0 20 12 8 1 13 0 14 2 0 1 1.435 7.8 0.4 5.1 5.5 1.08
13 Bill Laskey 20 1 2 .333 1.96 4 3 1 0 0 23.0 13 7 5 0 11 0 9 1 0 2 1.043 5.1 0.0 4.3 3.5 0.82
14 James Laughton 18 2 3 .400 3.09 9 3 1 1 0 35.0 31 16 12 1 14 0 16 3 1 0 1.286 8.0 0.3 3.6 4.1 1.14
15 David Mangrum 19 1 0 1.000 6.43 7 1 0 0 0 14.0 15 14 10 0 14 0 10 0 0 0 2.071 9.6 0.0 9.0 6.4 0.71
16 Jim McCoy? 21 0 1 .000 5.14 9 0 0 0 0 14.0 11 10 8 0 13 0 8 1 0 2 1.714 7.1 0.0 8.4 5.1 0.62
17 Craig Pippin 20 3 1 .750 2.67 18 0 0 0 6 27.0 20 10 8 0 10 0 31 0 0 1 1.111 6.7 0.0 3.3 10.3 3.10
18 Tony Vila 20 5 0 1.000 2.39 7 6 1 0 1 49.0 40 18 13 1 11 0 34 1 0 1 1.041 7.3 0.2 2.0 6.2 3.09
18 Players 20.0 31 24 .564 3.01 55 55 39 16 5 11 439.0 388 200 147 12 169 2 293 12 2 18 1.269 8.0 0.2 3.5 6.0 1.73
* - 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
Tod Lewis 38 212 15 5 0 .978 5.97 7
Raul Tovar 17 70 6 5 1 .938 4.47 7
Patrick Jackson 12 35 4 0 2 1.000 3.25 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ira Turner 45 379 18 12 27 .971 8.82
Ron Johnson 7 60 4 0 5 1.000 9.14
Kevin Harvey 2 5 0 0 1 1.000 2.50
Anthony Washington 2 12 0 1 0 .923 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Raymond Bresnahan 49 91 93 5 21 .974 3.76
Ulises Infante 14 19 17 3 7 .923 2.57
Leo Ice 1 2 5 0 0 1.000 7.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Ice 49 32 112 14 10 .911 2.94
Raymond Bresnahan 5 2 8 2 0 .833 2.00
Kevin Harvey 5 3 7 1 0 .909 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Buddy Biancalana 32 36 81 6 12 .951 3.66
Kevin Harvey 28 32 77 3 7 .973 3.89
Raymond Bresnahan 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Davidson 39 83 5 2 2 .978 2.26
John Haley 37 80 4 6 2 .933 2.27
Anthony Washington 27 33 2 2 0 .946 1.30
Mark Ryal 24 37 4 0 0 1.000 1.71
Jesse Lucious 13 9 2 1 0 .917 0.85
Geoffrey Nash 12 14 1 0 0 1.000 1.25
Steven Porter 11 15 0 0 0 1.000 1.36
Darryl Motley 10 23 1 1 0 .960 2.40
Angel Rosa 9 6 1 0 0 1.000 0.78
Andre Jackson 5 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.40
Keith Vranesh 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig Pippin 18 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.39
Jeffrey Hanslovan 10 0 10 0 0 1.000 1.00
Elwaine Hardtke 10 2 10 3 0 .800 1.20
James Laughton 9 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.44
Jim McCoy 9 2 2 2 0 .667 0.44
James Canfield 8 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.75
Jeff Cornell 7 0 0 0 0 0.00
James Lackey 7 0 2 2 0 .500 0.29
David Mangrum 7 2 0 2 0 .500 0.29
Tony Vila 7 1 10 0 0 1.000 1.57
Roger Begue 5 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.60
Christopher DiLorenzo 5 4 4 2 0 .800 1.60
Christopher Czarka 4 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Bill Laskey 4 0 7 0 0 1.000 1.75
Erik Hendricks 3 1 6 0 0 1.000 2.33
Steve Busby 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
Robert Ganger 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dave Hasbach 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Roger Begue 19 S R 6' 5.0" 195 Jan 9, 1959 Akron, OH, US
Buddy Biancalana 18 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Feb 2, 1960 Greenbrae, CA, US
Raymond Bresnahan 21 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1957
Steve Busby 28 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 29, 1949 Burbank, CA, US
James Canfield 18 L L 6' 2.0" 185 1960
Jeff Cornell 21 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 10, 1957 Kansas City, MO, US
Christopher Czarka 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1956
James Davidson 21 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1957
Christopher DiLorenzo 22 R R 6' 4.0" 200 1956
Robert Ganger 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1955
John Haley 20 R R 6' 1.0" 179 1958
Jeffrey Hanslovan 20 L L 6' 2.0" 200 1958
Elwaine Hardtke 19 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1959
Kevin Harvey 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1955
Dave Hasbach 26 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 4, 1952
Erik Hendricks 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 1956
Leo Ice 23 L R 1955
Ulises Infante 18 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1960
Andre Jackson 18 L L 6' 1.0" 175 1960
Patrick Jackson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1955
Ron Johnson 22 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Mar 23, 1956 Long Beach, CA, US
James Lackey 19 L 6' 2.0" 190 1959
Bill Laskey 20 R R 6' 5.0" 190 Dec 20, 1957 Toledo, OH, US
James Laughton 18 R R 6' 6.0" 210 1960
Tod Lewis 19 R R 5' 11.0" 180 1959
Jesse Lucious 18 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1960
David Mangrum 19 R R 6' 5.0" 195 1959
Jim McCoy 21 6' 0.0" 185 1957
Darryl Motley 18 R R 5' 9.0" 196 Jan 21, 1960 Muskogee, OK, US
Geoffrey Nash 19 L R 6' 0.0" 160 1959
Craig Pippin 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 4, 1957 Bristol, TN, US
Steven Porter 22 R R 6' 0.0" 1956
Angel Rosa 19 L L 6' 0.0" 160 1959
Mark Ryal 17 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 28, 1960 Henryetta, OK, US
Raul Tovar 19 R R 6' 1.0" 183 Nov 14, 1958 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Ira Turner 20 R R 6' 1.0" 197 1958
Tony Vila 20 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 4, 1957
Keith Vranesh 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1958
Anthony Washington 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1955

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