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1979 Tucson Toros

1979 > Class AAA > 1979 Pacific Coast League (South)
Overall: 74-74
Scored 760 runs, Allowed 747 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-73

Affiliation: Texas Rangers-AL
Manager: Rich Donnelly
Represented: Tucson, AZ
Ballpark: Hi Corbett Field (Tucson, AZ)
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 Melvin Barrow 25 10 42 39 6 11 1 0 0 2 1 0 3 4 .282 .333 .308 .641 12 0 0 0
2 Mike Bucci 25 101 403 332 47 85 12 6 1 38 19 10 48 43 .256 .354 .337 .692 112 3 19 1
3 Keathel Chauncey* 27 116 412 352 67 94 11 4 2 33 19 8 53 38 .267 .359 .338 .697 119 0 2 5
4 Odie Davis 23 119 453 376 54 95 11 2 4 45 12 3 60 98 .253 .363 .324 .687 122 6 9 2
5 Dan Duran* 25 113 464 388 65 106 26 3 7 59 5 3 66 56 .273 .375 .410 .785 159 2 0 8
6 Dan Gonzales* 25 51 215 198 37 64 11 4 10 52 3 1 14 18 .323 .363 .571 .933 113 0 0 3
7 Ron Gooch 22 72 294 257 42 82 13 3 0 27 9 5 25 28 .319 .376 .393 .769 101 1 7 4
8 Gary Gray 26 87 359 315 58 96 22 3 17 67 4 0 38 43 .305 .376 .556 .932 175 1 0 5
9 Tom Grieve 31 93 364 304 46 81 20 3 14 54 2 2 52 72 .266 .376 .490 .866 149 3 2 3
10 Israel Gutierrez 20 19 69 58 9 12 3 1 0 7 2 0 8 15 .207 .303 .293 .596 17 0 3 0
11 Mike Hart# 27 139 604 466 98 141 23 11 8 72 19 4 122 85 .303 .442 .451 .892 210 2 4 10
12 Mike Heath 24 54 216 196 21 53 8 2 1 28 2 1 16 25 .270 .330 .347 .677 68 2 1 1
13 Gary Holle 24 52 231 208 32 71 10 3 3 47 3 2 20 29 .341 .403 .462 .864 96 2 0 1
14 Rick Lisi 23 6 14 13 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .154 .214 .231 .445 3 0 0 0
15 Greg Mahlberg 26 87 331 271 31 60 8 2 3 36 2 4 44 45 .221 .329 .299 .628 81 3 6 7
16 Larry McCall* 26 30 3 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 1.000 1.333 3 0 0 0
17 Wayne Pinkerton# 25 51 175 154 14 30 3 5 0 7 8 2 20 32 .195 .286 .279 .565 43 0 0 1
18 Dave Roberts 28 9 38 34 4 13 4 0 2 10 1 0 3 9 .382 .421 .676 1.098 23 0 0 1
19 Joseph Russell 22 24 83 74 2 21 5 0 0 3 0 0 7 11 .284 .354 .351 .705 26 1 1 0
20 Marty Scott 23 124 487 420 58 118 14 9 6 61 4 3 57 44 .281 .365 .400 .765 168 0 7 3
21 Cecil Strawn 22 11 41 39 2 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 13 .128 .171 .154 .325 6 0 0 0
22 LaRue Washington 25 76 361 320 65 99 13 6 4 38 24 6 39 31 .309 .382 .425 .807 136 0 0 2
22 Players 25.2 148 5659 4818 760 1339 220 69 83 690 138 54 698 750 .278 .368 .404 .772 1946 26 60 57 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 Brian Allard 21 10 6 .625 4.50 22 22 3 0 0 138.0 159 81 69 6 54 0 70 4 0 2 1.543 10.4 0.4 3.5 4.6 1.30
2 Bob Babcock 29 5 3 .625 3.23 41 0 0 0 15 64.0 53 27 23 0 33 1 54 3 0 5 1.344 7.5 0.0 4.6 7.6 1.64
3 Steven Bianchi 24 3 2 .600 4.57 39 2 0 0 0 67.0 83 42 34 3 39 1 18 6 0 5 1.821 11.1 0.4 5.2 2.4 0.46
4 Tom Brown 29 2 3 .400 4.50 39 0 0 0 5 74.0 87 45 37 7 27 3 37 0 0 3 1.541 10.6 0.9 3.3 4.5 1.37 Stats for 2 teams
5 Mike Bruhert 28 4 3 .571 4.35 21 5 1 0 0 60.0 79 39 29 2 25 2 21 0 0 2 1.733 11.8 0.3 3.8 3.2 0.84
6 Danny Darwin 23 6 6 .500 3.60 13 13 4 1 0 95.0 89 43 38 1 42 2 65 6 1 5 1.379 8.4 0.1 4.0 6.2 1.55
7 Stan Jakubowski 25 1 4 .200 10.45 21 0 0 0 2 31.0 51 40 36 7 14 0 16 1 0 0 2.097 14.8 2.0 4.1 4.6 1.14
8 Don Kainer 23 6 13 .316 5.34 28 28 5 0 0 167.0 222 114 99 9 56 5 69 4 0 7 1.665 12.0 0.5 3.0 3.7 1.23
9 Ed Lynch 23 10 11 .476 4.85 27 25 6 2 0 156.0 184 96 84 8 37 1 65 2 0 7 1.417 10.6 0.5 2.1 3.8 1.76
10 Larry McCall 26 14 10 .583 3.78 29 28 14 1 0 212.0 239 108 89 12 38 0 88 1 0 7 1.307 10.1 0.5 1.6 3.7 2.32
11 Dave Moharter* 29 0 0 3.00 4 0 0 0 1 6.0 5 2 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.167 7.5 0.0 3.0 1.5 0.50
12 Bob Myrick* 26 3 4 .429 4.93 22 3 1 0 1 42.0 48 24 23 1 31 4 31 3 1 2 1.881 10.3 0.2 6.6 6.6 1.00
13 Dave Rajsich* 27 1 0 1.000 0.00 5 0 0 0 2 6.0 1 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0.833 1.5 0.0 6.0 1.5 0.25
14 Myrl Smith* 27 4 1 .800 4.88 18 2 0 0 0 48.0 60 30 26 3 35 2 22 2 1 6 1.979 11.2 0.6 6.6 4.1 0.63
15 Jim Umbarger* 26 6 10 .375 5.41 26 20 0 0 1 133.0 166 85 80 6 69 2 73 5 1 4 1.767 11.2 0.4 4.7 4.9 1.06
15 Players 25.4 74 74 .500 4.60 148 148 114 34 4 23 1258.0 1476 747 643 60 491 21 614 37 4 55 1.564 10.6 0.4 3.5 4.4 1.25
* - 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
Greg Mahlberg 78 339 49 5 2 .987 4.97 5
Mike Heath 38 183 24 7 4 .967 5.45 6
Joseph Russell 24 98 23 6 1 .953 5.04 2
Cecil Strawn 9 50 5 3 1 .948 6.11 3
Mike Bucci 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dan Duran 96 793 44 5 78 .994 8.72
Marty Scott 39 320 16 6 31 .982 8.62
Gary Holle 17 171 11 0 16 1.000 10.71
Tom Grieve 7 55 2 0 9 1.000 8.14
Gary Gray 6 58 1 1 4 .983 9.83

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Gooch 72 164 226 8 53 .980 5.42
LaRue Washington 36 79 87 7 23 .960 4.61
Wayne Pinkerton 30 66 107 4 22 .977 5.77
Dave Roberts 9 11 16 0 4 1.000 3.00
Israel Gutierrez 8 12 16 2 0 .933 3.50
Odie Davis 1 3 4 0 2 1.000 7.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marty Scott 86 68 150 7 13 .969 2.53
Mike Bucci 68 59 130 11 7 .945 2.78
Israel Gutierrez 3 1 5 3 0 .667 2.00
Greg Mahlberg 2 0 2 0 1 1.000 1.00
Wayne Pinkerton 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Odie Davis 117 217 356 38 79 .938 4.90
Wayne Pinkerton 19 29 58 2 8 .978 4.58
LaRue Washington 15 20 35 5 9 .917 3.67
Mike Bucci 2 2 4 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Hart 136 265 11 10 3 .965 2.03
Keathel Chauncey 108 228 7 5 2 .979 2.18
Tom Grieve 80 128 10 5 0 .965 1.73
Dan Gonzales 50 76 4 2 2 .976 1.60
Mike Bucci 31 54 2 3 0 .949 1.81
LaRue Washington 29 63 2 0 0 1.000 2.24
Dan Duran 22 37 1 2 0 .950 1.73
Melvin Barrow 10 28 2 2 1 .938 3.00
Israel Gutierrez 4 10 1 0 0 1.000 2.75
Rick Lisi 4 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Gary Holle 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Babcock 41 0 14 2 1 .875 0.34
Steven Bianchi 39 3 9 0 0 1.000 0.31
Tom Brown 39 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.18 Stats for 2 teams
Larry McCall 29 10 17 2 0 .931 0.93
Don Kainer 28 9 30 3 3 .929 1.39
Ed Lynch 27 18 21 3 0 .929 1.44
Jim Umbarger 26 4 25 2 2 .935 1.12
Brian Allard 22 8 26 2 2 .944 1.55
Bob Myrick 22 1 10 1 1 .917 0.50
Mike Bruhert 21 6 4 4 3 .714 0.48
Stan Jakubowski 21 5 0 0 0 1.000 0.24
Myrl Smith 18 1 6 1 1 .875 0.39
Danny Darwin 13 7 15 0 1 1.000 1.69
Dave Rajsich 5 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.60
Dave Moharter 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Brian Allard 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jan 3, 1958 Spring Valley, IL, US
Bob Babcock 29 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Aug 25, 1949 New Castle, PA, US
Melvin Barrow 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Apr 25, 1954 Chicago, IL, US
Steven Bianchi 24 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 12, 1955 Detroit, MI, US
Tom Brown 29 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Aug 10, 1949 Lafayette, LA, US
Mike Bruhert 28 R R 6' 6.0" 220 Jun 24, 1951 Jamaica, NY, US
Mike Bucci 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 5, 1953 Reading, PA, US
Keathel Chauncey 27 L L 5' 9.0" 155 Aug 15, 1951 Dade City, FL, US
Danny Darwin 23 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 25, 1955 Bonham, TX, US
Odie Davis 23 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Aug 13, 1955 San Antonio, TX, US
Dan Duran 25 L L 5' 11.0" 190 Mar 16, 1954 Palo Alto, CA, US
Dan Gonzales 25 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 30, 1953 Whittier, CA, US
Ron Gooch 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 16, 1957
Gary Gray 26 R R 6' 0.0" 187 Sep 21, 1952 New Orleans, LA, US
Tom Grieve 31 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 4, 1948 Pittsfield, MA, US
Israel Gutierrez 20 R R 5' 8.0" 152 Nov 25, 1958
Mike Hart 27 S R 6' 3.0" 185 Dec 20, 1951 Kalamazoo, MI, US
Mike Heath 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 5, 1955 Tampa, FL, US
Gary Holle 24 R L 6' 6.0" 210 Aug 11, 1954 Albany, NY, US
Stan Jakubowski 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 3, 1954
Don Kainer 23 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 3, 1955 Houston, TX, US
Rick Lisi 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 17, 1956 Halifax, NS, CA
Ed Lynch 23 R R 6' 6.0" 230 Feb 25, 1956 Brooklyn, NY, US
Greg Mahlberg 26 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Aug 8, 1952 Milwaukee, WI, US
Larry McCall 26 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 8, 1952 Asheville, NC, US
Dave Moharter 29 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Jul 12, 1949 Berwick, PA, US
Bob Myrick 26 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Oct 1, 1952 Hattiesburg, MS, US
Wayne Pinkerton 25 S R 6' 1.0" 175 Sep 16, 1953
Dave Rajsich 27 L L 6' 5.0" 175 Sep 28, 1951 Youngstown, OH, US
Dave Roberts 28 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Feb 17, 1951 Lebanon, OR, US
Joseph Russell 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 28, 1956 Miami, FL, US
Marty Scott 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 15, 1955
Myrl Smith 27 R L 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 22, 1952 Baltimore, MD, US
Cecil Strawn 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 30, 1956
Jim Umbarger 26 L L 6' 6.0" 200 Feb 17, 1953 Burbank, CA, US
LaRue Washington 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 7, 1953 Long Beach, CA, US

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