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1979 Columbus Clippers

1979 > Class AAA > 1979 International League
Overall: 85-54
Scored 609 runs, Allowed 557 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-64

Affiliation: New York Yankees-AL
Manager: Gene Michael
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
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 Bobby Brown# 25 70 285 258 53 90 14 3 8 41 25 7 21 36 .349 .394 .519 .914 134 1 1 4
2 Nate Chapman* 25 60 214 193 29 52 4 2 1 16 11 4 13 31 .269 .321 .326 .647 63 3 2 3
3 Tommy Cruz* 28 109 448 411 56 122 30 3 9 66 4 1 29 48 .297 .342 .450 .792 185 1 3 4
4 Mike Dimmel 24 21 68 62 3 15 1 1 2 11 3 1 3 8 .242 .265 .387 .652 24 0 0 3
5 Brian Doyle* 24 39 143 126 15 32 6 2 2 9 1 0 14 9 .254 .326 .381 .707 48 0 2 1
6 Damaso Garcia 22 39 132 118 18 32 1 0 1 3 16 5 7 22 .271 .307 .305 .612 36 0 5 2
7 Brad Gulden* 23 80 278 230 28 57 10 0 6 34 6 4 42 31 .248 .359 .370 .728 85 0 2 4
8 Roger Holt# 23 130 541 454 72 127 16 3 1 33 8 8 69 42 .280 .382 .335 .717 152 6 12 0
9 Dennis Irwin 25 14 36 34 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 .147 .194 .206 .400 7 0 0 0
10 Darryl Jones 28 67 264 243 32 65 13 1 0 23 2 0 16 21 .267 .313 .329 .642 80 1 2 2
11 Domingo Ramos 21 115 433 376 38 92 11 4 1 28 1 0 40 41 .245 .320 .303 .623 114 3 11 3 Stats for 2 teams
12 Bruce Robinson* 25 102 349 316 37 79 10 2 9 45 1 0 23 41 .250 .304 .380 .684 120 3 4 3
13 Daniel Schmitz* 24 95 351 288 31 75 6 3 2 32 2 4 58 18 .260 .384 .323 .707 93 1 2 2
14 Dennis Sherrill 23 57 177 158 17 39 8 0 3 10 5 2 13 36 .247 .318 .354 .673 56 4 1 1
15 Garry Smith 23 61 213 193 20 40 11 0 5 25 7 2 16 54 .207 .274 .342 .616 66 2 1 1
16 Roy Staiger 29 104 426 365 56 95 21 0 9 62 1 1 52 56 .260 .350 .392 .742 143 1 3 5
17 Richard Stenholm* 27 52 199 181 21 50 12 2 6 23 1 1 12 40 .276 .325 .464 .789 84 2 2 2
18 Marv Thompson 27 111 412 361 45 97 16 5 3 49 10 3 47 47 .269 .354 .366 .719 132 1 2 1
19 Dennis Werth 26 133 528 421 69 126 27 3 17 74 3 5 88 90 .299 .417 .499 .916 210 4 5 10
19 Players 25.1 139 5115 4473 609 1212 211 31 84 559 107 48 513 634 .271 .347 .388 .735 1737 30 51 48 38
* - 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 Rick Anderson 25 13 3 .813 1.63 52 0 0 0 21 83.0 53 21 15 6 39 5 72 3 0 10 1.108 5.7 0.7 4.2 7.8 1.85
2 Jim Beattie 24 5 1 .833 1.36 8 7 4 2 0 53.0 31 9 8 1 25 1 47 2 0 1 1.057 5.3 0.2 4.2 8.0 1.88
3 Greg Cochran 25 3 2 .600 3.54 24 8 1 0 1 89.0 78 41 35 8 43 2 60 5 0 3 1.360 7.9 0.8 4.3 6.1 1.40
4 Don Cooper 23 0 0 5.50 8 0 0 0 2 18.0 19 11 11 1 11 0 14 1 0 3 1.667 9.5 0.5 5.5 7.0 1.27
5 Ron Davis 23 0 1 .000 4.26 11 0 0 0 5 19.0 13 9 9 1 15 2 10 1 0 2 1.474 6.2 0.5 7.1 4.7 0.67
6 Mike Griffin 22 3 1 .750 1.76 6 6 1 0 0 41.0 35 9 8 2 13 3 34 0 0 3 1.171 7.7 0.4 2.9 7.5 2.62
7 Bob Kammeyer 28 16 8 .667 3.92 27 27 10 0 0 172.0 178 84 75 10 52 0 83 6 0 6 1.337 9.3 0.5 2.7 4.3 1.60
8 James Lysgaard 25 4 2 .667 5.62 9 8 1 1 0 48.0 46 33 30 7 23 0 20 0 1 1 1.438 8.6 1.3 4.3 3.8 0.87
9 Neal Mersch 27 0 0 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 3.0 4 3 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 2.333 12.0 0.0 9.0 3.0 0.33
10 Paul Mirabella* 25 11 7 .611 3.88 22 20 9 0 0 144.0 129 75 62 11 50 2 98 5 2 8 1.243 8.1 0.7 3.1 6.1 1.96
11 Robert Polinsky 28 0 0 3.60 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 3 2 2 1 5 0 3 0 0 0 1.600 5.4 1.8 9.0 5.4 0.60
12 Dave Righetti* 20 3 2 .600 2.92 8 6 3 2 0 40.0 22 13 13 1 19 0 44 1 0 1 1.025 5.0 0.2 4.3 9.9 2.32
13 Paul Semall 23 6 3 .667 3.88 13 13 6 1 0 95.0 94 45 41 10 28 1 48 1 0 5 1.284 8.9 0.9 2.7 4.5 1.71
14 Roger Slagle 25 8 11 .421 4.64 22 20 3 1 0 130.0 138 73 67 16 31 0 96 2 2 8 1.300 9.6 1.1 2.1 6.6 3.10
15 Steve Taylor 23 3 1 .750 3.18 12 5 1 0 1 51.0 40 19 18 4 21 0 27 2 0 4 1.196 7.1 0.7 3.7 4.8 1.29
16 Dave Wehrmeister 26 2 8 .200 4.92 17 9 5 0 1 75.0 84 43 41 7 28 5 54 8 0 4 1.493 10.1 0.8 3.4 6.5 1.93
17 Chris Welsh* 24 8 4 .667 4.66 36 9 0 0 3 114.0 120 67 59 14 48 6 79 7 0 6 1.474 9.5 1.1 3.8 6.2 1.65
17 Players 24.8 85 54 .612 3.78 139 139 95 44 9 34 1182.0 1087 557 497 100 454 27 790 44 5 65 1.304 8.3 0.8 3.5 6.0 1.74
* - 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
Bruce Robinson 82 453 28 7 2 .986 5.87 9
Brad Gulden 59 326 22 3 1 .991 5.90 2
Dennis Irwin 13 58 3 1 1 .984 4.69 2
Dennis Werth 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dennis Werth 132 1188 73 9 102 .993 9.55
Marv Thompson 8 52 1 0 5 1.000 6.63
Dennis Sherrill 4 23 1 0 1 1.000 6.00
Damaso Garcia 2 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Bobby Brown 1 5 1 1 3 .857 6.00
Brian Doyle 1 3 0 0 1 1.000 3.00
Bruce Robinson 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roger Holt 124 241 309 9 74 .984 4.44
Brian Doyle 8 10 23 0 4 1.000 4.13
Dennis Sherrill 7 11 16 0 5 1.000 3.86
Daniel Schmitz 6 2 5 0 0 1.000 1.17
Roy Staiger 4 2 5 0 1 1.000 1.75

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roy Staiger 97 60 235 12 22 .961 3.04
Dennis Sherrill 22 12 63 2 5 .974 3.41
Daniel Schmitz 15 7 27 2 0 .944 2.27
Marv Thompson 8 5 11 2 1 .889 2.00
Brian Doyle 4 2 14 0 0 1.000 4.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Domingo Ramos 109 211 323 26 65 .954 4.90 Stats for 2 teams
Daniel Schmitz 62 72 165 6 31 .975 3.82
Damaso Garcia 33 50 85 6 24 .957 4.09
Brian Doyle 24 36 67 5 6 .954 4.29
Dennis Sherrill 15 17 44 0 6 1.000 4.07
Roger Holt 3 4 9 2 2 .867 4.33

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tommy Cruz 92 138 5 4 0 .973 1.55
Marv Thompson 82 147 2 2 0 .987 1.82
Bobby Brown 68 166 7 3 1 .983 2.54
Nate Chapman 58 121 4 4 0 .969 2.16
Garry Smith 54 102 2 2 0 .981 1.93
Darryl Jones 50 75 6 4 0 .953 1.62
Mike Dimmel 20 23 2 1 0 .962 1.25
Richard Stenholm 6 22 2 0 0 1.000 4.00
Roger Holt 5 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.40

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rick Anderson 52 7 6 1 1 .929 0.25
Chris Welsh 36 9 20 1 2 .967 0.81
Bob Kammeyer 27 8 25 2 0 .943 1.22
Greg Cochran 24 8 20 0 1 1.000 1.17
Paul Mirabella 22 5 16 5 1 .808 0.95
Roger Slagle 22 15 17 1 1 .970 1.45
Dave Wehrmeister 17 3 13 3 0 .842 0.94
Paul Semall 13 9 15 1 0 .960 1.85
Steve Taylor 12 3 6 0 0 1.000 0.75
Ron Davis 11 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.64
James Lysgaard 9 6 9 1 3 .938 1.67
Jim Beattie 8 2 9 1 2 .917 1.38
Don Cooper 8 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.25
Dave Righetti 8 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Mike Griffin 6 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Neal Mersch 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Robert Polinsky 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Rick Anderson 25 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 25, 1953 Inglewood, CA, US
Jim Beattie 24 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Jul 4, 1954 Hampton, VA, US
Bobby Brown 25 S R 6' 2.0" 190 May 25, 1954 Norfolk, VA, US
Nate Chapman 25 L L 5' 9.0" 160 Oct 2, 1953 Mobile, AL, US
Greg Cochran 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 15, 1953 Whittier, CA, US
Don Cooper 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jan 15, 1956 New York, NY, US
Tommy Cruz 28 L L 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 15, 1951 Arroyo, PR
Ron Davis 23 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Aug 6, 1955 Houston, TX, US
Mike Dimmel 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 16, 1954 Albert Lea, MN, US
Brian Doyle 24 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Jan 26, 1955 Glasgow, KY, US
Damaso Garcia 22 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Feb 7, 1957 Moca, Espaillat, DO
Mike Griffin 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Jun 26, 1957 Colusa, CA, US
Brad Gulden 23 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 10, 1956 New Ulm, MN, US
Roger Holt 23 S R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 8, 1956 Daytona Beach, FL, US
Dennis Irwin 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Jan 11, 1954 Tulare, CA, US
Darryl Jones 28 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Jun 5, 1951 Meadville, PA, US
Bob Kammeyer 28 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 2, 1950 Kansas City, KS, US
James Lysgaard 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 11, 1954 CA
Neal Mersch 27 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 27, 1951 Covington, KY, US
Paul Mirabella 25 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 20, 1954 Belleville, NJ, US
Robert Polinsky 28 R R 6' 4.0" 202 Jun 21, 1951 Coaldale, PA, US
Domingo Ramos 21 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Mar 29, 1958 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Dave Righetti 20 L L 6' 4.0" 195 Nov 28, 1958 San Jose, CA, US
Bruce Robinson 25 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 16, 1954 La Jolla, CA, US
Daniel Schmitz 24 L R 5' 7.0" 150 Mar 1, 1955 Detroit, MI, US
Paul Semall 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jul 16, 1955 Cleveland, OH, US
Dennis Sherrill 23 R R 6' 0.0" 165 May 3, 1956 Miami, FL, US
Roger Slagle 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 4, 1953 Wichita, KS, US
Garry Smith 23 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 23, 1955 Jacksonville, NC, US
Roy Staiger 29 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 6, 1950 Tulsa, OK, US
Richard Stenholm 27 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 3, 1952 Brooksville, FL, US
Steve Taylor 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 9, 1956 Wilmington, DE, US
Marv Thompson 27 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 27, 1951 Lynwood, CA, US
Dave Wehrmeister 26 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Nov 9, 1952 Berwyn, IL, US
Chris Welsh 24 L L 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 14, 1955 Wilmington, DE, US
Dennis Werth 26 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Dec 29, 1952 Lincoln, IL, US

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