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1977 Columbus Astros

1977 > Class AA > 1977 Southern League (West)
Overall: 60-77
Scored 564 runs, Allowed 643 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 60-77

Affiliation: Houston Astros-NL
Manager: Leo Posada
Represented: Columbus, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978

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 Reggie Baldwin 22 101 366 348 42 98 19 5 6 48 7 9 5 25 .282 .306 .417 .722 145 8 3 2
2 Jesus de la Rosa 23 27 112 100 11 25 4 1 2 15 1 3 8 16 .250 .306 .370 .676 37 1 1 2
3 Bob Detherage 22 81 317 283 49 76 11 4 6 28 8 5 30 52 .269 .345 .399 .744 113 3 1 0
4 Kevin Drake 21 98 350 324 31 63 11 3 5 32 11 3 16 102 .194 .243 .293 .537 95 5 5 0
5 Mike Fischlin 21 66 267 223 23 54 5 0 1 16 4 6 37 40 .242 .357 .278 .635 62 3 4 0
6 Al Javier 23 136 558 522 75 148 21 3 17 69 15 7 18 84 .284 .318 .433 .751 226 11 1 6
7 Alan Knicely 22 99 311 277 28 73 10 3 6 35 1 2 28 49 .264 .332 .386 .719 107 1 4 1
8 Jim Obradovich* 27 95 388 331 60 90 19 3 14 48 1 1 52 55 .272 .374 .474 .848 157 3 0 2
9 Ramon Perez 25 76 344 312 45 88 12 4 1 24 19 5 23 40 .282 .336 .356 .692 111 3 5 1
10 Don Pisker* 23 119 447 399 56 113 23 5 7 44 5 9 40 84 .283 .355 .419 .774 167 5 2 1
11 Joe Pittman 24 48 154 134 17 33 2 0 0 8 13 4 12 13 .246 .304 .261 .565 35 0 6 2
12 Alexis Ramirez 25 10 36 33 2 6 2 0 0 4 0 0 1 5 .182 .206 .242 .448 8 0 2 0
13 Randy Rouse 21 8 23 23 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .174 .174 .174 .348 4 0 0 0
14 Jeff Smith* 21 100 380 342 42 98 15 3 3 34 2 3 30 64 .287 .342 .374 .717 128 0 6 2
15 Fernando Tatis 26 116 435 412 38 124 25 3 9 67 7 4 9 61 .301 .309 .442 .751 182 1 2 11
16 Alex Taveras 21 49 197 167 27 36 5 1 1 9 15 4 27 10 .216 .327 .275 .602 46 1 1 1
17 Fay Thompson* 21 14 47 39 3 11 3 1 1 9 0 0 8 13 .282 .404 .487 .891 19 0 0 0
18 Mike Tyler* 23 49 158 149 14 36 5 1 0 14 2 1 8 18 .242 .280 .289 .569 43 0 1 0
18 Players 23.0 137 4892 4419 564 1176 192 40 79 504 111 66 353 734 .266 .325 .381 .706 1685 45 44 31 22
* - 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 Jose Alfaro 21 2 2 .500 4.22 16 3 0 0 0 49.0 53 27 23 1 39 0 22 0 0 5 1.878 9.7 0.2 7.2 4.0 0.56
2 Mike Allen 22 8 8 .500 3.32 26 25 7 1 0 160.0 144 70 59 11 71 2 91 6 3 8 1.344 8.1 0.6 4.0 5.1 1.28
3 David Aloi 21 7 8 .467 3.91 22 13 5 1 0 99.0 98 54 43 6 39 1 68 6 0 5 1.384 8.9 0.5 3.5 6.2 1.74
4 Tom Brown 27 3 4 .429 1.94 21 1 0 0 3 51.0 46 12 11 2 13 2 29 1 0 1 1.157 8.1 0.4 2.3 5.1 2.23
5 Neal Cooper 24 0 2 .000 4.50 11 5 0 0 0 30.0 29 21 15 0 22 0 19 3 1 4 1.700 8.7 0.0 6.6 5.7 0.86
6 Mike Cosgrove* 26 0 1 .000 12.00 2 2 0 0 0 6.0 9 12 8 4 8 0 4 1 0 0 2.833 13.5 6.0 12.0 6.0 0.50
7 Edward Cowan 22 0 0 2.25 2 0 0 0 0 4.0 3 1 1 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 1.250 6.8 2.2 4.5 11.2 2.50
8 Bob Dean 24 1 3 .250 4.42 16 5 0 0 0 53.0 52 36 26 4 37 0 54 1 2 3 1.679 8.8 0.7 6.3 9.2 1.46
9 Marty DeMerritt 24 3 3 .500 4.61 15 1 0 0 0 41.0 46 30 21 0 32 0 16 0 0 4 1.902 10.1 0.0 7.0 3.5 0.50
10 Julio Divison 21 0 0 3.27 6 0 0 0 0 11.0 13 6 4 1 7 0 6 0 0 0 1.818 10.6 0.8 5.7 4.9 0.86
11 Alan Knicely 22 1 5 .167 5.14 14 5 0 0 2 42.0 40 32 24 2 25 0 25 0 1 1 1.548 8.6 0.4 5.4 5.4 1.00
12 Elias Lugo 24 4 3 .571 5.34 23 0 0 0 2 32.0 35 22 19 1 21 2 20 4 1 5 1.750 9.8 0.3 5.9 5.6 0.95
13 Mike McQueen* 26 1 2 .333 6.50 14 4 1 0 1 36.0 52 27 26 2 21 1 28 1 0 1 2.028 13.0 0.5 5.2 7.0 1.33
14 Mike Mendoza 21 8 7 .533 3.36 23 22 5 0 0 134.0 131 75 50 4 82 0 93 7 1 5 1.590 8.8 0.3 5.5 6.2 1.13
15 Mark Miggins* 23 1 2 .333 3.79 3 3 2 0 0 19.0 22 11 8 1 9 0 10 2 0 2 1.632 10.4 0.5 4.3 4.7 1.11
16 Dennis Miscik* 23 1 5 .167 6.00 10 9 1 0 0 39.0 52 39 26 1 21 1 28 1 0 7 1.872 12.0 0.2 4.8 6.5 1.33
17 Randy Niemann* 21 0 3 .000 4.76 15 3 0 0 0 34.0 36 22 18 2 19 0 15 2 0 6 1.618 9.5 0.5 5.0 4.0 0.79
18 Gordie Pladson 20 2 2 .500 2.13 5 5 3 1 0 38.0 25 12 9 2 18 1 13 1 0 2 1.132 5.9 0.5 4.3 3.1 0.72
19 Bert Roberge 22 0 0 6.43 6 0 0 0 0 7.0 13 5 5 1 3 0 9 0 0 0 2.286 16.7 1.3 3.9 11.6 3.00
20 Gil Rondon 23 5 3 .625 3.92 25 0 0 0 5 39.0 37 20 17 3 15 3 22 2 0 2 1.333 8.5 0.7 3.5 5.1 1.47
21 Dave Smith 22 3 5 .375 3.50 9 9 3 0 0 54.0 52 26 21 5 24 2 29 1 0 2 1.407 8.7 0.8 4.0 4.8 1.21
22 Charles Sprinkle 29 0 0 10.80 7 0 0 0 0 15.0 23 22 18 6 9 0 3 2 0 2 2.133 13.8 3.6 5.4 1.8 0.33
23 Gary Wilson 22 10 9 .526 3.48 22 22 10 4 0 145.0 131 61 56 12 73 4 102 4 2 5 1.407 8.1 0.7 4.5 6.3 1.40
23 Players 22.7 60 77 .438 4.02 137 137 100 37 10 13 1138.0 1142 643 508 72 610 19 711 45 11 70 1.540 9.0 0.6 4.8 5.6 1.17
* - 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
Reggie Baldwin 98 543 72 26 7 .959 6.28 17
Mike Tyler 45 211 24 2 1 .992 5.22 4
Randy Rouse 1 8 1 2 0 .818 9.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Obradovich 93 776 46 10 74 .988 8.84
Fernando Tatis 42 340 30 2 26 .995 8.81
Fay Thompson 2 13 1 1 1 .933 7.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alex Taveras 49 103 131 9 28 .963 4.78
Joe Pittman 42 96 126 6 28 .974 5.29
Jeff Smith 22 34 48 5 8 .943 3.73
Fernando Tatis 22 49 44 4 14 .959 4.23
Ramon Perez 9 12 34 2 6 .958 5.11

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alan Knicely 84 80 135 23 9 .903 2.56
Jeff Smith 38 40 60 8 4 .926 2.63
Fernando Tatis 18 8 19 1 4 .964 1.50
Joe Pittman 2 3 2 0 0 1.000 2.50
Alexis Ramirez 1 1 3 1 0 .800 4.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ramon Perez 67 121 210 21 42 .940 4.94
Mike Fischlin 66 104 204 16 30 .951 4.67
Alexis Ramirez 3 6 10 2 4 .889 5.33
Joe Pittman 1 2 3 0 2 1.000 5.00
Randy Rouse 1 1 2 1 0 .750 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Al Javier 135 258 12 12 4 .957 2.00
Don Pisker 107 161 8 9 0 .949 1.58
Kevin Drake 97 214 4 5 1 .978 2.25
Bob Detherage 79 176 10 5 2 .974 2.35
Jeff Smith 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Jesus de la Rosa 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Allen 26 6 17 4 0 .852 0.88
Gil Rondon 25 1 4 1 0 .833 0.20
Elias Lugo 23 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.17
Mike Mendoza 23 4 19 1 2 .958 1.00
David Aloi 22 2 18 2 0 .909 0.91
Gary Wilson 22 6 21 0 4 1.000 1.23
Tom Brown 21 3 8 0 1 1.000 0.52
Jose Alfaro 16 2 10 2 1 .857 0.75
Bob Dean 16 1 6 2 0 .778 0.44
Marty DeMerritt 15 4 10 2 1 .875 0.93
Randy Niemann 15 1 5 1 0 .857 0.40
Alan Knicely 14 4 5 1 0 .900 0.64
Mike McQueen 14 0 4 1 0 .800 0.29
Neal Cooper 11 0 2 2 0 .500 0.18
Dennis Miscik 10 1 2 1 0 .750 0.30
Dave Smith 9 5 9 2 0 .875 1.56
Charles Sprinkle 7 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.86
Julio Divison 6 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Bert Roberge 6 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.17
Gordie Pladson 5 5 10 0 1 1.000 3.00
Mark Miggins 3 0 5 5 0 .500 1.67
Mike Cosgrove 2 0 1 1 0 .500 0.50
Edward Cowan 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jose Alfaro 21 R R 6' 2.0" 150 Mar 21, 1956 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Mike Allen 22 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 31, 1954 Philadelphia, PA, US
David Aloi 21 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Oct 3, 1955 Vallejo, CA, US
Reggie Baldwin 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 19, 1954 River Rouge, MI, US
Tom Brown 27 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 10, 1949 Lafayette, LA, US
Neal Cooper 24 R R 6' 4.0" 198 Aug 11, 1952 Fort Worth, TX, US
Mike Cosgrove 26 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Feb 17, 1951 Phoenix, AZ, US
Edward Cowan 22 L R 6' 5.0" 210 Dec 22, 1954
Jesus de la Rosa 23 R R 6' 1.0" 153 Aug 5, 1953 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Bob Dean 24 R R 5' 11.0" 170 May 17, 1953 Comox, BC, CA
Marty DeMerritt 24 R R 6' 2.0" 203 Mar 4, 1953 US
Bob Detherage 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 20, 1954 Springfield, MO, US
Julio Divison 21 R R 5' 9.0" 153 Oct 13, 1955 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Kevin Drake 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 12, 1956 Nagoya, JP
Mike Fischlin 21 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Sep 13, 1955 Sacramento, CA, US
Al Javier 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 4, 1954 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Alan Knicely 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 19, 1955 Harrisonburg, VA, US
Elias Lugo 24 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Jun 22, 1953
Mike McQueen 26 L L 6' 0.0" 188 Aug 30, 1950 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Mike Mendoza 21 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 26, 1955 Inglewood, CA, US
Mark Miggins 23 R L 6' 3.0" 190 May 6, 1954
Dennis Miscik 23 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 27, 1954 Calumet, PA, US
Randy Niemann 21 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Nov 15, 1955 Scotia, CA, US
Jim Obradovich 27 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 13, 1949 Fort Campbell, KY, US
Ramon Perez 25 R R 6' 0.0" 150 Feb 1, 1952 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Don Pisker 23 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Dec 29, 1953
Joe Pittman 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 1, 1953 Houston, TX, US
Gordie Pladson 20 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jul 31, 1956 New Westminster, BC, CA
Alexis Ramirez 25 R R 6' 2.0" 152 1952
Bert Roberge 22 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 3, 1954 Lewiston, ME, US
Gil Rondon 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 18, 1953 Bronx, NY, US
Randy Rouse 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 22, 1955
Dave Smith 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 21, 1955 Richmond, CA, US
Jeff Smith 21 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 20, 1955 Wilmington, NC, US
Charles Sprinkle 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 28, 1948 Detroit, MI, US
Fernando Tatis 26 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jul 12, 1950 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Alex Taveras 21 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Oct 9, 1955 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Fay Thompson 21 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Mar 1, 1956 Chicago, IL, US
Mike Tyler 23 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 4, 1954 New York City, NY, US
Gary Wilson 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 21, 1954 Camden, AR, US

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