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1978 Kingsport Braves

1978 > Class Rookie > 1978 Appalachian League
Overall: 33-37
Scored 288 runs, Allowed 273 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 37-33

Affiliation: Atlanta Braves-NL
Manager: Eddie Haas
Represented: Kingsport, TN
Ballpark: J. Fred Johnson Park (Kingsport, TN)
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 David Adeimy 22 16 69 59 7 22 1 0 1 12 0 0 8 3 .373 .448 .441 .888 26 0 2 0
2 Brady Baldwin 21 23 85 70 7 20 0 0 1 8 0 0 13 9 .286 .398 .329 .726 23 0 2 0
3 Eugene Harris* 22 47 170 137 16 34 8 1 2 21 3 0 27 35 .248 .391 .365 .755 50 5 1 0
4 Felix Lopez 23 63 269 244 31 66 6 1 0 25 2 3 20 23 .270 .330 .303 .633 74 2 2 1
5 Ledell Lowe -- 55 223 195 30 45 5 3 5 23 9 4 21 44 .231 .327 .364 .691 71 7 0 0
6 Mark Lucas* 22 12 53 46 8 15 1 1 1 6 4 1 6 11 .326 .396 .457 .853 21 0 0 1
7 James Matthews 20 63 249 220 26 56 3 0 2 26 2 1 21 36 .255 .321 .295 .617 65 2 3 3
8 Mike Miller# 21 69 254 209 23 41 2 0 0 14 7 1 33 45 .196 .306 .206 .512 43 1 9 2
9 Rafael Peguero 18 11 38 36 3 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 12 .139 .184 .167 .351 6 0 0 0
10 Ronald Rudd* 19 65 296 274 36 85 4 2 0 18 15 9 19 33 .310 .355 .339 .694 93 1 0 2
11 Kenneth Scanlon 18 61 273 229 20 53 5 2 0 16 6 5 34 17 .231 .333 .271 .604 62 1 9 0
12 Matt Sinatro 18 35 130 112 15 23 7 0 0 6 4 1 14 12 .205 .302 .268 .570 30 2 1 1
13 Bobby Supel 21 42 162 126 22 27 3 1 3 16 6 1 31 27 .214 .371 .325 .696 41 1 3 1
14 Gary Talbert 21 23 73 67 6 10 1 0 1 3 1 0 5 20 .149 .208 .209 .417 14 0 1 0
15 Leo Vargas 20 68 285 262 38 76 18 6 3 39 4 2 17 33 .290 .330 .439 .769 115 0 3 3
15 Players 20.3 70 2630 2286 288 578 65 17 19 235 63 28 272 360 .253 .336 .321 .657 734 22 36 14 9
* - 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 William Aldridge 21 6 7 .462 3.06 14 14 4 0 0 94.0 83 40 32 2 44 0 57 4 0 7 1.351 7.9 0.2 4.2 5.5 1.30
2 Jose Alvarez 22 3 3 .500 1.33 8 8 2 1 0 54.0 38 15 8 1 22 0 45 2 0 3 1.111 6.3 0.2 3.7 7.5 2.05
3 Felipe Arroyo 21 0 2 .000 3.14 14 4 0 0 0 43.0 42 23 15 1 15 0 22 2 1 3 1.326 8.8 0.2 3.1 4.6 1.47
4 Steve Bedrosian 20 2 2 .500 3.08 6 6 1 0 0 38.0 38 18 13 1 25 1 29 1 0 2 1.658 9.0 0.2 5.9 6.9 1.16
5 Rick Behenna 18 6 4 .600 3.77 12 12 3 0 0 74.0 66 37 31 5 50 3 37 4 1 6 1.568 8.0 0.6 6.1 4.5 0.74
6 Kenny Forsyth* 21 0 0 3.00 7 2 0 0 0 15.0 9 5 5 1 14 0 7 1 0 1 1.533 5.4 0.6 8.4 4.2 0.50
7 Billy Gore* 20 2 4 .333 3.00 22 0 0 0 6 39.0 38 16 13 1 11 0 23 0 0 3 1.256 8.8 0.2 2.5 5.3 2.09
8 Bill Haley 19 0 3 .000 3.86 8 6 0 0 0 35.0 36 20 15 3 12 2 19 2 0 0 1.371 9.3 0.8 3.1 4.9 1.58
9 Marshall Justice 22 3 1 .750 1.46 14 1 1 0 1 37.0 29 11 6 1 7 0 33 0 0 1 0.973 7.1 0.2 1.7 8.0 4.71
10 Paul Randolph 22 2 1 .667 2.25 8 0 0 0 0 12.0 8 5 3 1 6 2 11 0 1 3 1.167 6.0 0.8 4.5 8.2 1.83
11 Gil Ryan 19 2 2 .500 4.17 12 9 0 0 0 54.0 38 30 25 4 38 0 38 4 0 3 1.407 6.3 0.7 6.3 6.3 1.00
12 Mike Shields 21 3 5 .375 4.12 18 1 0 0 4 48.0 50 30 22 3 26 0 38 3 0 5 1.583 9.4 0.6 4.9 7.1 1.46
13 Mike Smith 19 4 3 .571 2.10 12 7 4 0 0 60.0 48 23 14 2 14 0 41 1 0 2 1.033 7.2 0.3 2.1 6.2 2.93
13 Players 20.2 33 37 .471 3.01 70 70 55 15 4 11 604.0 523 273 202 26 284 8 400 24 3 39 1.336 7.8 0.4 4.2 6.0 1.41
* - 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
Matt Sinatro 32 198 26 2 2 .991 7.00 9
Brady Baldwin 23 107 15 2 0 .984 5.30 6
Gary Talbert 16 103 9 0 2 1.000 7.00 2
James Matthews 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 4.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ledell Lowe 31 318 25 2 20 .994 11.06
James Matthews 23 220 14 2 21 .992 10.17
David Adeimy 16 129 12 3 8 .979 8.81

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kenneth Scanlon 60 154 162 15 30 .955 5.27
Mark Lucas 7 13 20 1 4 .971 4.71
Rafael Peguero 3 11 7 1 3 .947 6.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Matthews 36 23 62 13 3 .867 2.36
Bobby Supel 28 31 70 17 4 .856 3.61
Mark Lucas 5 2 13 3 2 .833 3.00
Rafael Peguero 1 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Miller 69 81 221 27 31 .918 4.38
Rafael Peguero 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leo Vargas 67 141 3 11 0 .929 2.15
Ronald Rudd 65 110 5 4 0 .966 1.77
Felix Lopez 63 93 3 2 0 .980 1.52
Eugene Harris 17 19 4 1 1 .958 1.35
Rafael Peguero 6 4 0 0 0 1.000 0.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Gore 22 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.32
Mike Shields 18 10 8 1 1 .947 1.00
William Aldridge 14 4 20 2 1 .923 1.71
Felipe Arroyo 14 2 14 1 0 .941 1.14
Marshall Justice 14 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.21
Rick Behenna 12 7 13 1 1 .952 1.67
Gil Ryan 12 8 18 1 0 .963 2.17
Mike Smith 12 0 5 2 0 .714 0.42
Jose Alvarez 8 6 18 0 0 1.000 3.00
Bill Haley 8 5 8 0 0 1.000 1.63
Paul Randolph 8 0 4 3 0 .571 0.50
Kenny Forsyth 7 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.43
Steve Bedrosian 6 7 10 0 1 1.000 2.83

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
David Adeimy 22 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 17, 1956 West Palm Beach, FL, US
William Aldridge 21 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Oct 10, 1956 Beauford, SC, US
Jose Alvarez 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Apr 12, 1956 Tampa, FL, US
Felipe Arroyo 21 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Aug 22, 1956 Yauco, PR
Brady Baldwin 21 R R 5' 8.0" 185 Oct 31, 1956 Cincinnati, OH, US
Steve Bedrosian 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 6, 1957 Methuen, MA, US
Rick Behenna 18 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Mar 6, 1960 Miami, FL, US
Kenny Forsyth 21 R L 6' 1.0" 190 1957
Billy Gore 20 L L 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 14, 1957 Las Cruces, NM, US
Bill Haley 19 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 18, 1958 Benicia, CA, US
Eugene Harris 22 L R 6' 4.0" 195 Jan 7, 1956
Marshall Justice 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Feb 2, 1956 Quitman, GA, US
Felix Lopez 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Mar 24, 1955 Santurce, PR
Ledell Lowe -- R R Unknown
Mark Lucas 22 L R 6' 0.0" 165 Jun 11, 1956 Springfield, OH, US
James Matthews 20 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 31, 1957 Cordele, GA, US
Mike Miller 21 S R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 30, 1957 Louisville, KY, US
Rafael Peguero 18 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Oct 24, 1959
Paul Randolph 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1956
Ronald Rudd 19 L R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 12, 1959 Richmond, VA, US
Gil Ryan 19 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 26, 1958 Kingsville, TX, US
Kenneth Scanlon 18 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Oct 5, 1959 New York, NY, US
Mike Shields 21 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Aug 2, 1956 Louisville, KY, US
Matt Sinatro 18 R R 5' 9.0" 174 Mar 22, 1960 Hartford, CT, US
Mike Smith 19 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Aug 15, 1958 Newton, MA, US
Bobby Supel 21 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Aug 13, 1956 Snowhill, NC, US
Gary Talbert 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 9, 1956 Meridian, MS, US
Leo Vargas 20 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 12, 1957 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO

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