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1978 Daytona Beach Astros

1978 > Class A > 1978 Florida State League (North and South)
Overall: 42-93
Scored 453 runs, Allowed 699 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 42-93

Affiliation: Houston Astros-NL
Manager: Leo Posada and Charles Sprinkle
Represented: Daytona Beach, FL
Ballpark: n/a
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 Ricky Adams 19 112 436 396 46 88 12 3 0 32 20 14 36 73 .222 .287 .268 .555 106 1 1 2
2 Julio Beltran 20 53 171 153 14 41 3 2 0 6 5 6 16 20 .268 .341 .314 .655 48 1 1 0
3 Jose Claudio* 19 29 109 102 6 25 6 2 0 9 5 1 5 28 .245 .280 .343 .624 35 0 2 0
4 Jack Cloherty* 20 7 18 15 4 6 1 1 0 2 0 0 3 4 .400 .500 .600 1.100 9 0 0 0
5 Paul Cooper* 22 83 295 253 31 68 7 6 0 26 8 3 33 62 .269 .353 .344 .697 87 2 3 4
6 Greg Cypret 21 58 236 216 21 47 9 0 1 19 5 2 18 21 .218 .278 .273 .551 59 0 2 0
7 Steve Englishbey* 23 27 95 73 13 17 3 0 1 6 0 2 20 21 .233 .389 .315 .705 23 0 0 2
8 George Gross 22 133 529 451 60 124 22 8 6 63 15 6 61 70 .275 .366 .399 .765 180 7 4 6
9 Donald Harkness 20 77 250 231 13 37 6 0 0 13 3 4 17 42 .160 .221 .186 .407 43 1 1 0
10 Danny Heep* 20 66 265 212 29 72 18 2 2 24 0 6 50 25 .340 .462 .472 .934 100 0 1 2
11 Pedro Hernandez 19 61 234 217 18 58 3 1 0 13 1 4 15 39 .267 .313 .290 .604 63 0 1 1
12 Bubba Holland 19 13 47 37 4 11 3 0 0 1 0 0 8 7 .297 .422 .378 .801 14 0 2 0
13 Douglas Jackson 20 26 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
14 James Joiner* 23 26 81 66 6 11 3 0 1 6 0 0 13 23 .167 .300 .258 .558 17 0 1 1
15 Randolph Lamb# 24 15 45 40 6 8 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 8 .200 .289 .200 .489 8 0 0 0
16 Ramon Leader* 20 116 426 390 32 79 6 5 1 27 15 4 30 70 .203 .260 .251 .511 98 1 3 2
17 Scott Loucks 21 43 164 128 21 26 3 2 0 9 29 7 35 43 .203 .374 .258 .632 33 0 1 0
18 Jose Mota# 21 120 450 410 51 109 13 3 0 32 18 11 27 89 .266 .320 .312 .632 128 6 6 1
19 Simon Rosario 21 65 275 261 31 74 10 3 1 27 1 3 11 27 .284 .318 .356 .674 93 2 1 0
20 Randy Rouse 22 29 104 93 4 20 3 0 0 6 1 3 5 5 .215 .267 .247 .515 23 2 3 1
21 Kevin Ruffler 22 5 20 12 1 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 3 .083 .235 .083 .319 1 0 3 2
22 Douglas Stokke 22 43 157 141 17 40 4 2 3 20 1 0 14 13 .284 .346 .404 .750 57 0 1 1
23 Tim Tolman 22 7 28 25 2 7 2 0 0 5 1 1 3 2 .280 .357 .360 .717 9 0 0 0
24 Randy Toogood 21 33 110 97 4 15 4 0 0 9 0 0 12 28 .155 .245 .196 .441 19 0 0 1
25 Jose Turnes 23 71 241 214 21 42 5 1 0 16 1 1 18 54 .196 .273 .229 .502 49 5 3 1
26 Randy Walraven 22 22 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
26 Players 20.8 135 4781 4227 453 1027 146 41 16 379 129 78 459 782 .243 .319 .308 .628 1303 28 40 27 10
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 Ricardo Aponte 22 2 0 1.000 1.42 28 0 0 0 5 38.0 36 9 6 1 14 1 26 0 0 2 1.316 8.5 0.2 3.3 6.2 1.86
2 Reno Aragon 20 1 4 .200 7.36 6 6 1 1 0 22.0 24 23 18 1 15 0 12 0 1 6 1.773 9.8 0.4 6.1 4.9 0.80
3 Julio Beltran 20 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
4 Rod Boxberger 20 1 2 .333 1.20 3 3 0 0 0 15.0 16 10 2 1 10 0 10 0 1 2 1.733 9.6 0.6 6.0 6.0 1.00
5 Alberto Cajide 22 4 10 .286 3.67 31 11 4 1 1 125.0 130 62 51 0 40 0 66 4 5 8 1.360 9.4 0.0 2.9 4.8 1.65
6 John Hessler 21 0 3 .000 6.30 3 3 0 0 0 10.0 12 9 7 0 15 0 13 0 0 3 2.700 10.8 0.0 13.5 11.7 0.87
7 Kevin Houston* 20 0 9 .000 4.21 13 9 2 0 0 62.0 61 40 29 3 58 0 51 1 2 4 1.919 8.9 0.4 8.4 7.4 0.88
8 Douglas Jackson 20 3 3 .500 3.00 26 4 1 0 0 84.0 69 41 28 1 40 4 48 2 0 9 1.298 7.4 0.1 4.3 5.1 1.20
9 Doug Konieczny 26 1 0 1.000 3.00 3 1 0 0 0 12.0 13 4 4 0 8 0 7 0 0 3 1.750 9.8 0.0 6.0 5.2 0.88
10 Jack Lazorko 22 3 0 1.000 2.67 13 0 0 0 1 27.0 21 8 8 1 10 0 8 0 0 2 1.148 7.0 0.3 3.3 2.7 0.80
11 Del Leatherwood* 23 4 5 .444 4.32 18 10 4 0 0 77.0 79 57 37 2 59 2 41 4 1 5 1.792 9.2 0.2 6.9 4.8 0.69
12 Stan Leland 19 1 9 .100 8.84 12 12 1 0 0 57.0 85 64 56 3 34 1 31 6 4 2 2.088 13.4 0.5 5.4 4.9 0.91
13 Jim MacDonald 19 8 16 .333 3.84 26 25 10 2 0 150.0 175 87 64 7 64 2 65 2 1 9 1.593 10.5 0.4 3.8 3.9 1.02
14 Diego Melendez 19 3 11 .214 5.76 27 19 3 1 0 114.0 117 94 73 5 91 1 73 11 5 15 1.825 9.2 0.4 7.2 5.8 0.80
15 Ron Meridith* 21 3 6 .333 4.34 9 9 4 1 0 56.0 59 28 27 3 17 1 31 3 1 0 1.357 9.5 0.5 2.7 5.0 1.82
16 Frederick Morris* 22 1 1 .500 4.36 29 0 0 0 3 66.0 76 44 32 1 29 3 43 2 1 4 1.591 10.4 0.1 4.0 5.9 1.48
17 Billy Smith 23 6 6 .500 2.03 13 13 3 0 0 93.0 97 44 21 0 29 2 53 4 2 14 1.355 9.4 0.0 2.8 5.1 1.83
18 Charles Sprinkle 30 0 0 3.60 1 0 0 0 0 5.0 6 4 2 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 1.800 10.8 0.0 5.4 5.4 1.00
19 Thad Troedson 21 1 0 1.000 3.86 9 1 0 0 0 21.0 17 10 9 0 10 0 7 1 0 1 1.286 7.3 0.0 4.3 3.0 0.70
20 Randy Walraven* 22 0 8 .000 6.47 22 9 1 0 0 57.0 70 61 41 2 44 1 29 5 3 4 2.000 11.1 0.3 6.9 4.6 0.66
20 Players 20.9 42 93 .311 4.24 135 135 101 34 7 10 1094.0 1164 699 515 31 591 18 618 45 27 94 1.604 9.6 0.3 4.9 5.1 1.05

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
Jose Turnes 59 310 44 9 5 .975 6.00 20
Randy Toogood 27 121 18 4 1 .972 5.15 8
James Joiner 22 76 12 4 1 .957 4.00 0
Randy Rouse 19 90 11 1 2 .990 5.32 7
Bubba Holland 13 46 12 1 2 .983 4.46 1
Jack Cloherty 2 9 2 2 1 .846 5.50 0
Kevin Ruffler 1 3 2 0 1 1.000 5.00 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Gross 87 821 35 13 78 .985 9.84
Simon Rosario 42 358 21 9 41 .977 9.02
Steve Englishbey 6 42 3 2 4 .957 7.50
Paul Cooper 2 14 0 1 0 .933 7.00
Tim Tolman 2 19 1 0 3 1.000 10.00
Jose Turnes 2 8 1 0 1 1.000 4.50
Jack Cloherty 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Julio Beltran 47 100 134 20 32 .921 4.98
Donald Harkness 46 113 142 14 37 .948 5.54
Douglas Stokke 33 84 106 1 21 .995 5.76
Ricky Adams 6 9 17 1 4 .963 4.33
Randolph Lamb 6 10 20 1 5 .968 5.00
Greg Cypret 2 6 7 1 2 .929 6.50
Pedro Hernandez 2 4 3 1 1 .875 3.50

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Greg Cypret 51 45 87 15 17 .898 2.59
George Gross 46 40 94 19 14 .876 2.91
Ricky Adams 21 19 56 6 6 .926 3.57
Pedro Hernandez 18 14 42 5 1 .918 3.11
Donald Harkness 3 4 4 1 0 .889 2.67
Randy Rouse 2 1 3 2 0 .667 2.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ricky Adams 86 133 305 38 61 .920 5.09
Pedro Hernandez 41 53 123 23 21 .884 4.29
Douglas Stokke 9 18 34 3 8 .945 5.78
Greg Cypret 5 12 15 2 1 .931 5.40
Donald Harkness 2 0 4 0 1 1.000 2.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Mota 116 234 17 13 2 .951 2.16
Ramon Leader 111 147 16 6 4 .964 1.47
Danny Heep 61 89 9 2 3 .980 1.61
Paul Cooper 57 55 1 5 1 .918 0.98
Scott Loucks 36 71 4 7 1 .915 2.08
Jose Claudio 27 38 4 5 1 .894 1.56
Simon Rosario 16 15 2 0 0 1.000 1.06
Donald Harkness 4 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Tim Tolman 4 5 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Randolph Lamb 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alberto Cajide 31 8 26 1 2 .971 1.10
Frederick Morris 29 1 18 0 2 1.000 0.66
Ricardo Aponte 28 0 5 1 1 .833 0.18
Diego Melendez 27 4 18 3 1 .880 0.81
Douglas Jackson 26 5 14 3 0 .864 0.73
Jim MacDonald 26 8 27 0 2 1.000 1.35
Randy Walraven 22 0 14 2 0 .875 0.64
Del Leatherwood 18 2 13 0 2 1.000 0.83
Kevin Houston 13 2 10 0 1 1.000 0.92
Jack Lazorko 13 1 5 1 0 .857 0.46
Billy Smith 13 6 19 0 1 1.000 1.92
Stan Leland 12 3 12 0 0 1.000 1.25
Ron Meridith 9 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Thad Troedson 9 1 3 1 1 .800 0.44
Reno Aragon 6 2 3 1 2 .833 0.83
Rod Boxberger 3 0 5 1 1 .833 1.67
John Hessler 3 0 4 0 0 1.000 1.33
Doug Konieczny 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Julio Beltran 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Charles Sprinkle 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ricky Adams 19 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 21, 1959 Upland, CA, US
Ricardo Aponte 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Apr 3, 1956 El Seibo, DO
Reno Aragon 20 R R Jan 29, 1958
Julio Beltran 20 R R 5' 10.0" 150 Jun 11, 1958 Ingenio Consuelo, DO
Rod Boxberger 20 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 22, 1957 Santa Ana, CA, US
Alberto Cajide 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 10, 1956 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Jose Claudio 19 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 13, 1958 Guanica, PR
Jack Cloherty 20 L R 6' 3.0" 205 Dec 31, 1957 Boston, MA, US
Paul Cooper 22 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 11, 1955
Greg Cypret 21 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 21, 1956 St. Louis, MO, US
Steve Englishbey 23 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 17, 1954 Houston, TX, US
George Gross 22 R R 6' 3.0" 180 May 15, 1956 Summit, NJ, US
Donald Harkness 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 14, 1957 Lynn, MA, US
Danny Heep 20 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 3, 1957 San Antonio, TX, US
Pedro Hernandez 19 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Apr 4, 1959 La Romana, La Romana, DO
John Hessler 21 S R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 3, 1957 Kansas City, MO, US
Bubba Holland 19 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 14, 1958 Florence, SC, US
Kevin Houston 20 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 7, 1957 Liberty, MO, US
Douglas Jackson 20 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Jun 26, 1958 Waco, TX, US
James Joiner 23 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 4, 1954 DeLand, FL, US
Doug Konieczny 26 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Sep 27, 1951 Detroit, MI, US
Randolph Lamb 24 S R 6' 1.0" 170 Jan 28, 1954
Jack Lazorko 22 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Mar 30, 1956 Hoboken, NJ, US
Ramon Leader 20 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Aug 9, 1957 Ramon Santana, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Del Leatherwood 23 R L 6' 1.0" 185 Mar 30, 1955 Houston, TX, US
Stan Leland 19 R R 6' 4.0" 190 May 17, 1959 Wabash, IN, US
Scott Loucks 21 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Nov 11, 1956 Anchorage, AK, US
Jim MacDonald 19 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 6, 1959 St. Johnsbury, VT, US
Diego Melendez 19 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 18, 1958 Santurce, PR
Ron Meridith 21 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 26, 1956 San Pedro, CA, US
Frederick Morris 22 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 8, 1955 Salem, NJ, US
Jose Mota 21 S R 6' 2.0" 160 Dec 10, 1956 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Simon Rosario 21 R R 6' 1.0" 159 May 18, 1957 Paraje Clavellina, DO
Randy Rouse 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 22, 1955
Kevin Ruffler 22 R R 5' 9.0" 190 Aug 24, 1955 Staten Island, NY, US
Billy Smith 23 R R 6' 7.0" 200 Sep 13, 1954 La Marque, TX, US
Charles Sprinkle 30 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 28, 1948 Detroit, MI, US
Douglas Stokke 22 R R 6' 0.0" 188 Mar 22, 1956 Milwaukee, WI, US
Tim Tolman 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Apr 20, 1956 Santa Monica, CA, US
Randy Toogood 21 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 24, 1956
Thad Troedson 21 R R 6' 3.0" 208 Jul 9, 1956 San Jose, CA, US
Jose Turnes 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1955
Randy Walraven 22 R L 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 23, 1955 Cleburne, TX, US

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