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1979 Quad Cities Cubs

1979 > Class A > 1979 Midwest League (South)
Overall: 77-56
Scored 665 runs, Allowed 570 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-57

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Jim Napier
Represented: Davenport, IA
Ballpark: John O'Donnell Stadium (I) (Davenport, IA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

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 Jerome Ahlert 21 5 14 11 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 3 .273 .429 .273 .701 3 1 0 0
2 John Bargfeldt* 23 5 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
3 Tim Carroll 21 19 54 44 8 8 1 0 0 6 3 0 8 12 .182 .308 .205 .512 9 0 2 0
4 Mark Gilbert# 22 117 487 407 80 128 12 7 0 55 50 22 65 51 .314 .416 .378 .795 154 8 4 3
5 Charlie Godley# 23 13 39 30 3 8 2 0 0 2 3 0 7 4 .267 .405 .333 .739 10 0 2 0
6 Joe Hicks 21 132 550 461 78 138 23 5 13 74 24 6 75 77 .299 .398 .456 .854 210 4 5 5
7 Gordy Hodgson 21 102 350 296 42 72 11 7 1 38 7 2 47 62 .243 .349 .338 .686 100 3 0 4
8 Hal Kizer 22 75 322 273 38 80 14 5 1 48 11 2 33 42 .293 .362 .392 .754 107 2 4 10
9 Craig Kornfeld 21 123 524 459 78 119 18 5 1 44 41 11 51 40 .259 .335 .327 .662 150 3 8 3
10 Ted May* 20 58 213 157 28 33 11 0 6 35 4 3 50 51 .210 .405 .395 .800 62 2 3 1
11 James Messmer 21 47 176 153 17 38 3 0 0 17 3 2 18 23 .248 .333 .268 .601 41 2 2 1
12 James Mitchell* 22 116 437 347 54 100 16 0 1 64 19 4 82 39 .288 .420 .343 .763 119 1 1 6
13 Edwin Mohr 21 106 386 330 36 61 15 0 1 34 2 7 39 78 .185 .271 .239 .510 79 1 13 3
14 Eddie Moore 22 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 1 0
15 Tex Morgan 20 115 446 357 68 84 8 5 3 28 30 9 79 82 .235 .380 .311 .690 111 4 6 0
16 Dave Owen# 21 45 170 129 23 18 3 0 0 4 14 2 38 25 .140 .335 .163 .498 21 0 3 0
17 Wayne Rohlfing 22 81 269 242 35 67 13 2 6 42 3 2 19 70 .277 .328 .421 .750 102 2 1 5
18 Michael Shepston 22 72 239 192 30 42 6 1 2 25 3 3 43 32 .219 .366 .292 .657 56 2 1 1
19 Thomas Spino 20 2 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 1 0
20 Ted Trevino 21 40 155 137 19 33 6 0 4 20 3 0 18 29 .241 .329 .372 .701 51 0 0 0
21 Andrew Walker 21 63 181 155 25 36 2 2 1 16 9 4 20 32 .232 .318 .290 .609 45 1 2 3
21 Players 21.2 134 5020 4183 665 1071 164 39 40 553 230 79 695 752 .256 .363 .343 .706 1433 36 61 45 15
* - 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 John Bargfeldt 23 4 2 .667 4.41 25 1 1 1 2 49.0 47 30 24 2 34 4 39 5 0 3 1.653 8.6 0.4 6.2 7.2 1.15
2 Norm Churchill* 21 4 3 .571 4.50 20 4 0 0 1 48.0 55 35 24 2 21 0 39 3 0 3 1.583 10.3 0.4 3.9 7.3 1.86
3 Randy Clark 19 16 5 .762 2.53 24 24 9 2 0 171.0 144 64 48 4 63 2 86 0 0 9 1.211 7.6 0.2 3.3 4.5 1.37
4 Joey Cole 20 2 0 1.000 9.50 10 0 0 0 0 18.0 24 20 19 1 15 0 13 1 0 5 2.167 12.0 0.5 7.5 6.5 0.87
5 Robert Madden 23 8 6 .571 3.95 23 19 2 0 0 107.0 70 56 47 5 97 0 81 9 0 5 1.561 5.9 0.4 8.2 6.8 0.84
6 Joe McClain 23 3 5 .375 3.81 30 14 3 0 3 104.0 95 61 44 5 62 5 80 4 1 9 1.510 8.2 0.4 5.4 6.9 1.29
7 Bob McClure* 27 7 2 .778 2.73 49 0 0 0 14 66.0 52 28 20 2 37 5 61 1 0 11 1.348 7.1 0.3 5.0 8.3 1.65
8 Eddie Moore 22 2 4 .333 4.72 28 1 0 0 1 61.0 71 38 32 3 34 2 52 3 0 5 1.721 10.5 0.4 5.0 7.7 1.53
9 Thomas Morris* 22 0 7 .000 3.93 20 3 1 0 1 55.0 52 26 24 2 19 3 34 0 1 3 1.291 8.5 0.3 3.1 5.6 1.79
10 Thomas Spino 20 9 9 .500 3.17 28 23 6 1 1 162.0 141 74 57 9 81 3 102 4 3 10 1.370 7.8 0.5 4.5 5.7 1.26
11 Steven Viskas 19 14 6 .700 2.74 25 24 6 3 0 161.0 120 59 49 4 66 1 135 4 1 9 1.155 6.7 0.2 3.7 7.5 2.05
12 Mike Wright 20 8 7 .533 4.87 25 21 1 1 1 122.0 112 79 66 8 88 0 119 5 3 15 1.639 8.3 0.6 6.5 8.8 1.35
12 Players 21.8 77 56 .579 3.64 134 134 105 29 12 24 1123.0 983 570 454 45 617 24 841 39 9 87 1.425 7.9 0.4 4.9 6.7 1.36
* - 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
Michael Shepston 70 443 61 4 9 .992 7.20 6
Ted May 38 210 25 3 3 .987 6.18 9
Ted Trevino 35 221 25 3 1 .988 7.03 6
Joe Hicks 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Hicks 130 1180 78 26 97 .980 9.68
Gordy Hodgson 6 47 1 0 2 1.000 8.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig Kornfeld 116 267 286 29 61 .950 4.77
James Messmer 17 38 43 6 9 .931 4.76
Jerome Ahlert 5 7 2 1 2 .900 1.80
Hal Kizer 1 3 2 0 0 1.000 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Mitchell 111 79 230 22 21 .934 2.78
James Messmer 24 14 37 8 3 .864 2.13
Wayne Rohlfing 19 8 26 2 1 .944 1.79
Andrew Walker 2 2 0 1 0 .667 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hal Kizer 72 89 227 19 35 .943 4.39
Dave Owen 45 56 139 11 25 .947 4.33
Andrew Walker 12 6 26 6 2 .842 2.67
James Messmer 6 6 18 4 4 .857 4.00
Craig Kornfeld 4 9 15 4 4 .857 6.00
James Mitchell 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Gilbert 114 198 3 5 2 .976 1.76
Tex Morgan 114 192 7 9 3 .957 1.75
Edwin Mohr 104 149 7 5 1 .969 1.50
Gordy Hodgson 54 47 5 3 0 .945 0.96
Andrew Walker 25 17 1 2 0 .900 0.72
Charlie Godley 13 10 0 0 0 1.000 0.77
Tim Carroll 10 14 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Wayne Rohlfing 5 7 1 1 1 .889 1.60

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob McClure 49 2 6 3 1 .727 0.16
Joe McClain 30 4 15 4 2 .826 0.63
Eddie Moore 28 6 13 0 0 1.000 0.68
Thomas Spino 28 10 43 3 3 .946 1.89
John Bargfeldt 25 3 8 1 1 .917 0.44
Steven Viskas 25 8 18 1 1 .963 1.04
Mike Wright 25 3 11 3 1 .824 0.56
Randy Clark 24 11 40 4 3 .927 2.13
Robert Madden 23 2 21 2 2 .920 1.00
Norm Churchill 20 3 11 1 2 .933 0.70
Thomas Morris 20 3 22 0 0 1.000 1.25
Joey Cole 10 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.30

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jerome Ahlert 21 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Apr 20, 1958 Cincinnati, OH, US
John Bargfeldt 23 L R 6' 1.0" 160 Dec 20, 1955 Gary, IN, US
Tim Carroll 21 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Sep 11, 1957 Denver, CO, US
Norm Churchill 21 L L 6' 4.0" 205 Apr 16, 1958 Hempstead, NY, US
Randy Clark 19 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 11, 1959 San Diego, CA, US
Joey Cole 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 25, 1959 Ocala, FL, US
Mark Gilbert 22 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 22, 1956 Atlanta, GA, US
Charlie Godley 23 S R 5' 7.0" 160 Nov 16, 1955 Hallettsville, TX, US
Joe Hicks 21 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jul 15, 1957 Beech Grove, IN, US
Gordy Hodgson 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 21, 1958 San Francisco, CA, US
Hal Kizer 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Sep 27, 1956 Atlanta, GA, US
Craig Kornfeld 21 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 10, 1958 Manhasset, NY, US
Robert Madden 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1956
Ted May 20 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Sep 21, 1958 Fort Wayne, IN, US
Joe McClain 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 25, 1956 Johnson City, TN, US
Bob McClure 27 R L 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 29, 1952 Oakland, CA, US
James Messmer 21 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 19, 1957 Pittsburgh, PA, US
James Mitchell 22 L L 6' 1.0" 180 1957
Edwin Mohr 21 R R 6' 2.0" 183 Dec 22, 1957 Medford, WI, US
Eddie Moore 22 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 2, 1956 Bloomington, IL, US
Tex Morgan 20 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jun 8, 1959 Refugio, TX, US
Thomas Morris 22 L 6' 3.0" 190 1957
Dave Owen 21 S R 6' 2.0" 170 Apr 25, 1958 Cleburne, TX, US
Wayne Rohlfing 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 17, 1956 Red Bud, IL, US
Michael Shepston 22 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Mar 22, 1957 Great Lakes, IL, US
Thomas Spino 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 15, 1959 Chicago, IL, US
Ted Trevino 21 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Dec 14, 1957 San Antonio, TX, US
Steven Viskas 19 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 8, 1959 San Diego, CA, US
Andrew Walker 21 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Aug 8, 1957 St. Louis, MO, US
Mike Wright 20 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Feb 22, 1959 Chicago, IL, US

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