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1977 Jacksonville Suns

1977 > Class AA > 1977 Southern League (East)
Overall: 72-66
Scored 521 runs, Allowed 472 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-63

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: Gordon MacKenzie
Represented: Jacksonville, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1German Barranca*2011846940947106940362984357.259.333.301.6341233131
2Michael Denevi24133522449501041402391065958.232.323.276.5991242111
3Danny Garcia*2342161142233010013821620.
4Joe Gates*221204833976210512822632137978.264.387.350.737139151
5Jim Gaudet22933302923074145128313347.253.329.346.675101122
6Kevin Gillen*2012749544654123194454843954.276.336.363.699162415
7Robert Glass#23541601445342017111410.236.304.271.57539020
8Tim Ireland#2448181155193851011262230.245.348.290.63845301
9Sammie Jones23451451361031510846723.
10Pete Koegel29652582102253801031014325.252.377.433.81191113
11Francis McCann2345147130112440212201742.
12Kenneth Melvin26642542183051904211383250.234.333.330.66472121
13Darrell Parker21137551512641312721476962275.256.286.398.685204368
14Ken Phelps*2281316262305163540114347.195.321.298.61878713
15Luis Silverio2010840535259841747434264381.239.326.369.695130361
16Hal Thomasson23312101100010020.
17William Yarbrough20723232200001000.
17 Players22.3138491142865211042152325244616569514701.243.326.330.656141429542815
* - 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
1Gerald Ako22201.0000.604110015.01161130130010.9336.
2Tom Badcock*27201.0003.606000110.0944050100041.4008.
3Mark Ballinger2802.0003.718100317.01697130170121.1188.
4Roy Branch2346.4003.78121143069.07441293340455081.5659.
5Steve Burke2265.5453.42289404100.09144381491769041.4008.
6Ken Cvejdlik20201.0004.917500033.03820184130160031.54510.
7Mark Daly*22109.5263.302322710142.0128615265701083121.3038.
8Craig Eaton2265.5452.51131382097.07731274270420031.0727.
9Rich Gale2365.5453.60121262080.06432326241682001.1007.
10David Garcia26101.0003.00400009.0104318050012.00010.
11Ben Grzybek19000.00110007.051004060021.2866.
12Randy McGilberry2333.5002.1729000554.04017133243512031.1856.
13Lew Olsen2232.6003.236600039.0401614150101101.1549.
14Bill Paschall231111.5002.7826261330194.01707060124511002121.1087.
15Dan Quisenberry2431.7501.3433000674.06118112113331100.9737.
16George Throop2687.5332.1717171140133.010541326452822061.1287.
17Gary Williams*22510.3334.45211450087.09357439430562031.5639.
17 Players23.17266.5222.98138138795917191161.010324723846040011738295441.2338.
* - 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


Jim Gaudet9153269107.9846.605
Robert Glass392071631.9875.727
Pete Koegel12725001.0006.422


Ken Phelps72691381038.98610.13
Danny Garcia4239928337.99310.17
Pete Koegel2423418218.99210.50
Kenneth Melvin110001.0001.00


German Barranca1141993491955.9664.81
Tim Ireland203456211.9784.50
Joe Gates512913.9554.20


Joe Gates93581852013.9242.61
Francis McCann24173871.8872.29
Tim Ireland17153430.9422.88
Michael Denevi711720.9002.57
Hal Thomasson34920.8674.33


Michael Denevi1261814233759.9424.79
Francis McCann11172857.9004.09
Tim Ireland21410.8332.50


Kevin Gillen122176971.9641.52
Luis Silverio101203951.9772.10
Darrell Parker92156961.9651.79
Kenneth Melvin58961221.9821.86
Sammie Jones4273140.9491.76
William Yarbrough76120.7781.00
Joe Gates350001.0001.67


Dan Quisenberry3331910.9570.67
Randy McGilberry295721.8570.41
Steve Burke28132421.9491.32
Bill Paschall26113310.9781.69
Mark Daly2331820.9130.91
Gary Williams2126001.0000.38
George Throop1791620.9261.47
Craig Eaton1381321.9131.62
Roy Branch1251421.9051.58
Rich Gale12411001.0001.25
Mark Ballinger801001.0000.13
Ken Cvejdlik73310.8570.86
Tom Badcock622011.0000.67
Lew Olsen684001.0002.00
Gerald Ako40511.8331.25
David Garcia41110.6670.50
Ben Grzybek112001.0003.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Gerald Ako22RR5' 8.0"1651955
Tom Badcock27LL6' 1.0"185Jul 13, 1949Summit, NJ, US
Mark Ballinger28RR6' 6.0"205Jan 31, 1949Glendale, CA, US
German Barranca20LR6' 0.0"160Oct 19, 1956Veracruz, Veracruz, MX
Roy Branch23RR6' 0.0"175Jul 12, 1953St. Louis, MO, US
Steve Burke22SR6' 2.0"200Mar 5, 1955Stockton, CA, US
Ken Cvejdlik20RR6' 3.0"195Jan 16, 1957Omaha, NE, US
Mark Daly22RL6' 1.0"197Sep 11, 1954West Palm Beach, FL, US
Michael Denevi24RR6' 1.0"185Feb 19, 1953
Craig Eaton22RR5' 11.0"175Sep 7, 1954Cincinnati, OH, US
Rich Gale23RR6' 7.0"225Jan 19, 1954Littleton, NH, US
Danny Garcia23LL6' 1.0"182Apr 29, 1954Brooklyn, NY, US
David Garcia26SR6' 3.0"1751951
Joe Gates22LR5' 7.0"175Oct 3, 1954Gary, IN, US
Jim Gaudet22RR6' 0.0"185Jun 3, 1955New Orleans, LA, US
Kevin Gillen20LL6' 1.0"188Mar 20, 1957
Robert Glass23SR5' 10.0"180Feb 1, 1954
Ben Grzybek19LR6' 5.0"205Jan 7, 1958
Tim Ireland24SR6' 0.0"180Mar 14, 1953Oakland, CA, US
Sammie Jones23RR5' 9.0"160Feb 13, 1954
Pete Koegel29RR6' 6.0"230Jul 31, 1947Mineola, NY, US
Francis McCann23RR6' 0.0"175Feb 26, 1954
Randy McGilberry23SR6' 1.0"195Oct 29, 1953Mobile, AL, US
Kenneth Melvin26RR6' 0.0"160Feb 17, 1951
Lew Olsen22RR6' 4.0"220Feb 15, 1955Walnut Creek, CA, US
Darrell Parker21RR6' 2.0"188Nov 3, 1955San Francisco, CA, US
Bill Paschall23RR6' 0.0"175Apr 22, 1954Norfolk, VA, US
Ken Phelps22LL6' 1.0"209Aug 6, 1954Seattle, WA, US
Dan Quisenberry24RR6' 2.0"170Feb 7, 1953Santa Monica, CA, US
Luis Silverio20RR5' 11.0"165Oct 23, 1956Villa Gonzalez, Santiago, DO
Hal Thomasson23RR6' 2.0"190Nov 13, 1953DeWitt, AR, US
George Throop26RR6' 7.0"205Nov 24, 1950Pasadena, CA, US
Gary Williams22LL6' 2.0"178Jun 15, 1955St. Louis, MO, US
William Yarbrough20RR6' 0.0"185Sep 5, 1956

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