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1979 Nashville Sounds

1979 > Class AA > 1979 Southern League (West)
Overall: 83-61
Scored 624 runs, Allowed 563 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 79-65

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: George Scherger
Represented: Nashville, TN
Ballpark: Herschel Greer Stadium (Nashville , TN)
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 Russ Aldrich* 22 18 16 14 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 2 .143 .250 .357 .607 5 0 0 0
2 Mike Armstrong 25 34 14 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .077 .143 .077 .220 1 0 0 0
3 Skeeter Barnes 22 145 542 500 54 133 19 4 12 77 5 3 27 64 .266 .305 .392 .697 196 4 4 7
4 Scott Brown 22 27 49 41 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 29 .049 .091 .049 .140 2 0 5 1
5 George Cappuzzello 25 44 22 20 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 8 .100 .143 .100 .243 2 0 1 0
6 Geoff Combe 23 54 12 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 3 0
7 Bill Dawley 21 25 50 41 5 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 14 .098 .178 .122 .300 5 0 5 0
8 Rick Duncan* 25 97 325 268 30 76 14 2 2 36 1 1 46 25 .284 .385 .373 .758 100 2 3 6
9 Raul Ferreyra 24 61 16 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .083 .214 .083 .298 1 0 2 0
10 Bob Hamilton* 22 84 147 119 17 34 6 1 1 15 1 1 23 13 .286 .406 .378 .784 45 1 4 0
11 Paul Householder# 20 142 586 488 93 138 24 7 20 95 21 12 84 63 .283 .389 .484 .873 236 5 3 6
12 Greg Hughes 20 38 48 39 8 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 19 .103 .205 .103 .307 4 1 4 0
13 Steve Hughes 25 15 28 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .042 .115 .042 .157 1 0 2 0
14 Bill Kelly 22 33 60 49 7 7 2 0 0 1 0 0 5 22 .143 .222 .184 .406 9 0 6 0
15 Jeff Lahti 22 6 4 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .667 1.000 2 0 1 0
16 Rick Lombardo* 23 17 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0
17 Bob Mayer# 24 18 33 29 3 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 .138 .167 .172 .339 5 1 3 0
18 Gene Menees 26 145 627 553 84 164 18 4 5 54 6 3 46 43 .297 .355 .371 .725 205 6 18 4
19 Mark Miller 21 59 105 88 5 22 3 0 0 5 0 0 16 21 .250 .371 .284 .656 25 1 0 0
20 Eddie Milner* 24 104 425 369 70 97 12 12 11 51 35 2 48 39 .263 .351 .450 .801 166 3 3 2
21 Rick O'Keeffe* 21 11 11 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .091 .091 .091 .182 1 0 0 0
22 Joe Price 22 22 36 33 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 13 .061 .114 .121 .235 4 0 1 0
23 Gary Redus 22 36 130 109 7 19 2 1 0 7 8 3 18 27 .174 .295 .211 .506 23 1 1 1
24 Rafael Santo Domingo# 23 108 372 322 38 101 24 7 3 49 11 2 35 45 .314 .387 .460 .847 148 6 5 4
25 Tom Sohns* 25 135 457 412 36 94 6 5 2 35 7 5 39 41 .228 .292 .282 .573 116 0 1 5
26 Randy Town 22 13 18 15 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .067 .067 .067 .133 1 0 3 0
27 Dave Van Gorder 22 137 533 461 58 131 27 1 6 64 0 1 62 66 .284 .367 .386 .753 178 2 2 6
28 Duane Walker* 22 143 641 545 97 165 28 15 9 57 46 10 89 67 .303 .401 .459 .860 250 2 3 2
29 Joel Willett 20 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .667 .000 .667 0 0 0 0
29 Players 22.9 145 5311 4588 624 1207 188 60 72 556 141 43 561 655 .263 .345 .377 .722 1731 35 83 44 48
* - 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 Mike Armstrong 25 5 1 .833 3.38 32 0 0 0 3 64.0 58 30 24 9 29 2 53 3 0 3 1.359 8.2 1.3 4.1 7.5 1.83
2 Scott Brown 22 9 2 .818 2.40 27 19 3 1 1 131.0 103 40 35 12 43 1 109 2 1 2 1.115 7.1 0.8 3.0 7.5 2.53
3 George Cappuzzello* 25 8 4 .667 2.41 44 3 0 0 4 82.0 89 34 22 3 31 2 72 0 0 7 1.463 9.8 0.3 3.4 7.9 2.32
4 Geoff Combe 23 5 5 .500 2.07 54 0 0 0 27 87.0 66 29 20 2 30 9 84 2 0 8 1.103 6.8 0.2 3.1 8.7 2.80
5 Bill Dawley 21 9 9 .500 3.99 25 24 4 2 0 140.0 144 72 62 12 41 6 84 1 1 2 1.321 9.3 0.8 2.6 5.4 2.05
6 Raul Ferreyra 24 5 9 .357 2.72 61 0 0 0 6 116.0 128 47 35 7 24 9 53 1 0 1 1.310 9.9 0.5 1.9 4.1 2.21
7 Greg Hughes 20 11 4 .733 3.22 25 24 2 1 0 120.0 115 56 43 5 63 3 67 2 1 6 1.483 8.6 0.4 4.7 5.0 1.06
8 Bill Kelly 22 13 6 .684 3.62 30 22 5 1 0 149.0 164 65 60 13 16 5 76 1 0 4 1.208 9.9 0.8 1.0 4.6 4.75
9 Jeff Lahti 22 2 0 1.000 1.69 6 0 0 0 0 16.0 10 4 3 0 5 1 12 0 0 2 0.938 5.6 0.0 2.8 6.8 2.40
10 Rick Lombardo* 23 3 2 .600 4.85 17 0 0 0 0 26.0 26 18 14 1 17 2 14 0 0 2 1.654 9.0 0.3 5.9 4.8 0.82
11 Bob Mayer* 24 3 3 .500 4.11 15 15 0 0 0 81.0 78 39 37 1 52 3 58 0 1 4 1.605 8.7 0.1 5.8 6.4 1.12
12 Rick O'Keeffe* 21 0 6 .000 6.21 9 7 0 0 0 29.0 31 24 20 3 13 1 15 1 0 0 1.517 9.6 0.9 4.0 4.7 1.15
13 Joe Price* 22 6 6 .500 3.96 22 20 2 2 0 109.0 101 58 48 13 41 1 69 1 0 6 1.303 8.3 1.1 3.4 5.7 1.68
14 Randy Town 22 3 2 .600 4.26 13 11 0 0 0 57.0 56 32 27 9 15 0 20 1 0 2 1.246 8.8 1.4 2.4 3.2 1.33
15 Joel Willett 20 1 2 .333 5.62 8 0 0 0 0 16.0 21 15 10 2 9 2 9 0 0 0 1.875 11.8 1.1 5.1 5.1 1.00
15 Players 22.6 83 61 .576 3.38 145 145 129 16 8 41 1225.0 1190 563 460 92 429 47 795 15 4 49 1.322 8.7 0.7 3.2 5.8 1.85
* - 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
Dave Van Gorder 131 726 74 6 7 .993 6.11 6
Mark Miller 29 120 16 4 1 .971 4.69 3
Russ Aldrich 1 7 1 0 0 1.000 8.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rick Duncan 84 641 49 6 34 .991 8.21
Rafael Santo Domingo 60 520 35 9 41 .984 9.25
Russ Aldrich 10 17 1 0 1 1.000 1.80
Dave Van Gorder 9 55 4 0 4 1.000 6.56

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Menees 144 311 374 16 60 .977 4.76
Rafael Santo Domingo 3 2 3 0 0 1.000 1.67

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Skeeter Barnes 142 123 291 35 21 .922 2.92
Tom Sohns 8 4 11 2 1 .882 1.88
Paul Householder 2 1 2 1 0 .750 1.50
Rafael Santo Domingo 2 1 3 1 0 .800 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Sohns 116 163 352 32 47 .941 4.44
Rafael Santo Domingo 24 37 48 21 4 .802 3.54
Steve Hughes 9 10 19 3 3 .906 3.22

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Duane Walker 143 237 9 12 1 .953 1.72
Paul Householder 141 246 16 3 5 .989 1.86
Eddie Milner 100 259 9 5 1 .982 2.68
Bob Hamilton 42 50 5 1 0 .982 1.31
Gary Redus 34 74 3 3 0 .963 2.26

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Raul Ferreyra 61 6 17 1 0 .958 0.38
Geoff Combe 54 6 15 1 0 .955 0.39
George Cappuzzello 44 5 18 2 0 .920 0.52
Mike Armstrong 32 2 6 2 0 .800 0.25
Bill Kelly 30 12 21 1 3 .971 1.10
Scott Brown 27 2 15 1 0 .944 0.63
Bill Dawley 25 6 22 1 2 .966 1.12
Greg Hughes 25 13 14 2 0 .931 1.08
Joe Price 22 3 19 0 0 1.000 1.00
Rick Lombardo 17 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.24
Bob Mayer 15 5 18 3 0 .885 1.53
Randy Town 13 2 15 3 1 .850 1.31
Rick O'Keeffe 9 2 7 0 0 1.000 1.00
Joel Willett 8 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.50
Jeff Lahti 6 1 2 4 0 .429 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Russ Aldrich 22 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 14, 1956
Mike Armstrong 25 R R 6' 3.0" 193 Mar 7, 1954 Glen Cove, NY, US
Skeeter Barnes 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 3, 1957 Cincinnati, OH, US
Scott Brown 22 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Aug 30, 1956 DeQuincy, LA, US
George Cappuzzello 25 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 15, 1954 Youngstown, OH, US
Geoff Combe 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 1, 1956 Melrose, MA, US
Bill Dawley 21 R R 6' 5.0" 235 Feb 6, 1958 Norwich, CT, US
Rick Duncan 25 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 28, 1953
Raul Ferreyra 24 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 10, 1954
Bob Hamilton 22 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 19, 1956
Paul Householder 20 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 4, 1958 Columbus, OH, US
Greg Hughes 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Nov 22, 1958
Steve Hughes 25 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 28, 1954
Bill Kelly 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 25, 1956
Jeff Lahti 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Oct 8, 1956 Oregon City, OR, US
Rick Lombardo 23 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 19, 1956
Bob Mayer 24 S L 6' 0.0" 180 Apr 2, 1955
Gene Menees 26 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Jan 7, 1953
Mark Miller 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 3, 1957
Eddie Milner 24 L L 5' 11.0" 173 May 21, 1955 Columbus, OH, US
Rick O'Keeffe 21 L L 6' 6.0" 225 Jul 26, 1957 Bronx, NY, US
Joe Price 22 R L 6' 4.0" 220 Nov 29, 1956 Inglewood, CA, US
Gary Redus 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 1, 1956 Tanner, AL, US
Rafael Santo Domingo 23 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Nov 24, 1955 Orocovis, PR
Tom Sohns 25 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Jun 1, 1954
Randy Town 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 25, 1956
Dave Van Gorder 22 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 27, 1957 Los Angeles, CA, US
Duane Walker 22 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 13, 1957 Pasadena, TX, US
Joel Willett 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 19, 1958

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