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1979 Bristol Red Sox

1979 > Class AA > 1979 Eastern League
Overall: 73-66
Scored 674 runs, Allowed 612 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-63

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Tony Torchia
Represented: Bristol, CT
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Roland Alburtis2212546640563991601459015682.244.333.388.720157005
2Wade Boggs*21113476406561321720411136621.325.420.377.797153121
3Ray Boyer251094093445592922502084142.267.361.323.68411111103
4Ronald Evans2562217164374482325614534.268.421.396.81765134
5Otis Foster2546173146223920321112616.267.376.342.71850001
6Rich Gedman*19130528470481292511263024995.274.347.409.755192432
7Ed Jurak211355044355096172041744463.
8Russ Laribee*221154223646510018218721834773.275.360.484.843176425
9Keith MacWhorter2337110000000000.
10Michael Ongarato241244754376911324410511173161.259.307.400.708175133
11Bruce Poole*2521110000000000.
12Gary Purcell2570244220274891019061947.
13Dave Schmidt221174603717812332019731038389.332.453.5711.025212213
14Mike Smithson24481000000000101.0000000
15Carlton Steele255412911515251008021318.217.302.226.52826100
16Chico Walker#2012355249875132191285729164477.265.322.400.722199064
17Jim Wilson22351089614283008111112.292.361.323.68431001
17 Players22.2139516544736741200200288958811458575730.268.353.385.738172330503724
* - 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
1Roland Alburtis22004.50100002.021102000002.0009.
2Mark Baum1924.3335.95141220065.061504312531537081.7548.
3Bob Birrell*2111.5003.6017300135.04024142241333141.82910.
4Brian Denman231410.5833.6928251230188.0194887714546974051.3199.
5Al Faust2331.7502.9526100264.07023215173292021.3599.
6Frank Harris2324.3333.0725211444.04123154153293011.2738. for 2 teams
7Bruce Hurst*2194.6923.581615810113.0108564513494913021.3898.
8Jerry King20711.3894.472524200143.012281711011141104041.6297.
9Pete Ladd2231.7500.6218000929.01122181262030.6553.
10Keith MacWhorter231110.5243.093717714166.01657657272810117361.4288.
11Michael Ongarato24000.00100001.010000010101.0009.
12Danny Parks2464.6003.11111140084.07237298342374051.2627.
13Bruce Poole*2541.8005.8821600052.06039346262320131.65410.
14Mike Smithson24812.4004.7048132011132.01288269145358990161.3718.
15Kevin Stephenson2557.4174.06231240093.010753429472480061.65610.
15 Players22.77366.5253.9013913998415271166.011416125059655241750566641.4528.
* - 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


Rich Gedman9049758116.9816.1721
Dave Schmidt563014095.9746.0910
Carlton Steele110001.0001.000


Roland Alburtis10087165971.9909.36
Otis Foster3525316230.9937.69
Michael Ongarato874915.98810.38
Dave Schmidt11010.5001.00


Chico Walker1222523572366.9644.99
Michael Ongarato164745211.9795.75
Wade Boggs377021.0004.67


Wade Boggs98761881317.9532.69
Ronald Evans423369134.8872.43
Jim Wilson52910.9172.20
Michael Ongarato20220.5001.00


Ed Jurak1352083744076.9364.31
Wade Boggs11111822.9352.64


Ray Boyer107231742.9832.22
Russ Laribee971636113.9391.74
Michael Ongarato95156731.9821.72
Gary Purcell6889451.9491.37
Carlton Steele4658210.9841.30
Jim Wilson27392001.0001.52
Ronald Evans10100001.0001.00
Dave Schmidt8102001.0001.50
Roland Alburtis7131001.0002.00


Mike Smithson48102424.9440.71
Keith MacWhorter37172312.9761.08
Brian Denman28243735.9532.18
Al Faust261011011.0000.81
Frank Harris2545001.0000.36Stats for 2 teams
Jerry King25122121.9431.32
Kevin Stephenson23916021.0001.09
Bruce Poole2121012.9230.57
Pete Ladd1829001.0000.61
Bob Birrell172720.8180.53
Bruce Hurst1621710.9501.19
Mark Baum142830.7690.71
Danny Parks1173010.9743.36
Roland Alburtis101001.0001.00
Michael Ongarato100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Roland Alburtis22RR6' 5.0"209Oct 28, 1956Lubbock, TX, US
Mark Baum19RR6' 2.0"185Jul 22, 1959Decatur, IL, US
Bob Birrell21RL6' 0.0"175Oct 8, 1957Warwick, RI, US
Wade Boggs21LR6' 2.0"190Jun 15, 1958Omaha, NE, US
Ray Boyer25RR6' 0.0"175Mar 16, 1954Newark, NJ, US
Brian Denman23RR6' 4.0"205Feb 12, 1956Minneapolis, MN, US
Ronald Evans25RR6' 0.0"185Aug 16, 1953
Al Faust23RR6' 1.0"195May 6, 1956
Otis Foster25RR6' 0.0"210Nov 19, 1953
Rich Gedman19LR6' 0.0"210Sep 26, 1959Worcester, MA, US
Frank Harris23RR6' 3.0"185Sep 20, 1955Miami, FL, US
Bruce Hurst21LL6' 4.0"200Mar 24, 1958St. George, UT, US
Ed Jurak21RR6' 2.0"185Oct 24, 1957Hollywood, CA, US
Jerry King20RR6' 3.0"185Aug 23, 1958San Diego, CA, US
Pete Ladd22RR6' 3.0"228Jul 17, 1956Portland, ME, US
Russ Laribee22LR6' 3.0"200Jul 30, 1956Southington, CT, US
Keith MacWhorter23RR6' 4.0"190Dec 30, 1955Worcester, MA, US
Michael Ongarato24RR6' 1.0"185Apr 28, 1955Los Angeles, CA, US
Danny Parks24RR6' 0.0"185Aug 19, 1954Huntsville, AL, US
Bruce Poole25LL6' 2.0"175May 20, 1954
Gary Purcell25RR6' 1.0"190Feb 7, 1954Galesburg, IL, US
Dave Schmidt22RR6' 1.0"190Dec 22, 1956Mesa, AZ, US
Mike Smithson24RR6' 8.0"215Jan 21, 1955Centerville, TN, US
Carlton Steele25RR6' 0.0"175Jan 26, 1954
Kevin Stephenson25RR6' 3.0"175Apr 4, 1954Ann Arbor, MI, US
Chico Walker20SR5' 9.0"170Nov 25, 1958Jackson, MS, US
Jim Wilson22RR6' 1.0"180Jan 15, 1957Long Beach, CA, US

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