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1978 Montgomery Rebels

1978 > Class AA > 1978 Southern League (West)
Overall: 67-77
Scored 505 runs, Allowed 580 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 63-81

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Ed Brinkman
Represented: Montgomery, AL
Ballpark: Paterson Field (Montgomery, AL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Bob Adams 26 12 45 39 2 6 3 0 0 2 0 0 3 8 .154 .222 .231 .453 9 1 0 2
2 Gary Armstrong* 22 118 423 332 45 91 12 1 1 35 5 3 78 38 .274 .412 .325 .737 108 2 8 3
3 Ted Brazell 26 19 52 45 3 10 0 0 0 6 0 0 7 6 .222 .327 .222 .549 10 0 0 0
4 Timothy Brookens 24 105 343 306 26 48 6 5 3 30 5 1 28 79 .157 .233 .239 .472 73 3 4 2
5 Darrell Brown# 22 54 230 212 23 56 1 5 1 12 8 5 12 28 .264 .300 .330 .630 70 0 3 3
6 Tom Burke 24 29 105 97 10 20 3 0 1 11 0 1 6 16 .206 .257 .268 .525 26 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
7 Dwight Carter 27 104 405 321 55 83 20 1 7 42 4 1 77 81 .259 .400 .393 .793 126 1 3 3
8 Vicente Diaz 20 86 297 264 20 59 5 0 2 19 2 2 26 41 .223 .295 .265 .560 70 1 5 1
9 Les Filkins* 21 136 546 478 46 111 22 5 5 39 9 6 50 75 .232 .315 .331 .645 158 9 6 3
10 Venoy Garrison 24 136 538 486 55 144 26 3 3 52 9 6 42 51 .296 .350 .381 .730 185 1 3 6
11 Al Greene* 23 101 418 367 58 94 20 3 21 61 9 1 43 75 .256 .341 .499 .839 183 5 1 2
12 Glenn Gulliver* 23 82 313 247 34 62 13 0 4 23 3 3 60 22 .251 .395 .352 .748 87 1 2 3
13 Raphael Hampton 20 73 299 247 29 54 11 3 0 23 9 2 44 54 .219 .333 .287 .621 71 1 2 5
14 Mel Jackson 24 134 499 465 46 100 7 5 0 33 15 9 25 52 .215 .254 .252 .506 117 0 7 2
15 Terrance Lynch 23 16 64 52 5 7 1 0 0 2 2 0 9 4 .135 .270 .154 .424 8 1 1 1
16 Billy Michael* 24 19 75 65 4 14 2 0 0 2 5 1 9 21 .215 .311 .246 .557 16 0 1 0
17 Calvin Portley# 23 2 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 1 0
18 Greg Shippy 23 102 392 329 43 68 9 1 9 51 1 2 50 65 .207 .317 .322 .639 106 5 4 4
19 Asa Slemp 23 11 33 32 1 8 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 5 .250 .273 .281 .554 9 0 0 0
19 Players 23.0 144 5074 4380 505 1033 162 32 57 447 86 42 570 722 .236 .326 .326 .652 1430 32 51 41 24
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 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 Julio Alonso* 24 7 5 .583 3.80 51 1 1 0 12 71.0 74 39 30 4 26 6 77 0 0 5 1.408 9.4 0.5 3.3 9.8 2.96
2 Gary Armstrong 22 0 0 7.50 3 0 0 0 0 6.0 7 5 5 0 5 0 4 0 0 1 2.000 10.5 0.0 7.5 6.0 0.80
3 Benedict Bonk 22 1 1 .500 7.50 3 2 0 0 0 12.0 16 11 10 2 5 0 7 0 0 0 1.750 12.0 1.5 3.8 5.2 1.40
4 Ted Brazell 26 0 0 6.75 2 0 0 0 0 4.0 3 3 3 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 2.000 6.8 0.0 11.2 2.2 0.20
5 Timothy Brookens 24 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 5 3 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 3.500 22.5 4.5 9.0 4.5 0.50
6 Mike Chris* 20 9 6 .600 2.91 16 16 7 2 0 105.0 80 44 34 3 48 3 85 2 0 1 1.219 6.9 0.3 4.1 7.3 1.77
7 Chris Codiroli 20 5 2 .714 1.96 10 10 4 0 0 78.0 60 20 17 4 24 1 57 2 0 2 1.077 6.9 0.5 2.8 6.6 2.38
8 Larry Corr 24 6 8 .429 2.62 33 13 6 0 8 120.0 115 53 35 7 43 6 74 5 2 4 1.317 8.6 0.5 3.2 5.6 1.72
9 Burwell Geiger 18 7 15 .318 4.02 26 26 9 3 0 168.0 162 94 75 9 67 2 87 6 0 15 1.363 8.7 0.5 3.6 4.7 1.30
10 Dan Petry 19 6 7 .462 2.45 14 14 6 2 0 92.0 70 38 25 4 41 3 69 1 0 2 1.207 6.8 0.4 4.0 6.8 1.68
11 Michael Polvi 22 0 1 .000 4.05 17 0 0 0 4 20.0 17 11 9 0 12 3 12 1 0 1 1.450 7.6 0.0 5.4 5.4 1.00
12 Dale Reis* 23 3 6 .333 3.92 34 7 3 0 1 101.0 118 61 44 11 23 2 68 0 1 2 1.396 10.5 1.0 2.0 6.1 2.96
13 James Simerly 21 4 3 .571 4.42 9 7 1 0 0 53.0 51 35 26 1 28 1 15 4 0 3 1.491 8.7 0.2 4.8 2.5 0.54
14 Dave Steffen 19 0 0 4.00 11 0 0 0 1 18.0 24 9 8 1 9 3 10 0 0 1 1.833 12.0 0.5 4.5 5.0 1.11
15 Ralph Treuel 23 12 6 .667 3.18 21 21 9 4 0 147.0 128 64 52 9 53 2 73 7 1 6 1.231 7.8 0.6 3.2 4.5 1.38
16 Paul Vavruska 22 1 2 .333 3.38 6 2 1 0 0 24.0 26 12 9 0 8 2 9 1 0 1 1.417 9.8 0.0 3.0 3.4 1.13
17 Stephen Viefhaus 22 5 15 .250 3.66 23 22 5 2 0 150.0 138 76 61 13 66 4 77 5 0 9 1.360 8.3 0.8 4.0 4.6 1.17
18 Roger Weaver 23 1 0 1.000 1.50 7 3 0 0 1 12.0 12 2 2 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 1.250 9.0 0.0 2.2 3.0 1.33
18 Players 21.8 67 77 .465 3.41 144 144 92 52 15 27 1181.0 1106 580 448 69 468 38 730 34 4 53 1.333 8.4 0.5 3.6 5.6 1.56

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Greg Shippy 75 367 39 7 1 .983 5.41 3
Vicente Diaz 72 396 37 7 3 .984 6.01 8
Bob Adams 1 4 1 1 0 .833 5.00 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Venoy Garrison 136 1247 57 25 102 .981 9.59
Greg Shippy 6 46 2 0 0 1.000 8.00
Vicente Diaz 3 11 0 1 1 .917 3.67

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Timothy Brookens 78 157 218 20 42 .949 4.81
Gary Armstrong 77 150 198 8 34 .978 4.52

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Glenn Gulliver 70 41 155 12 10 .942 2.80
Gary Armstrong 41 30 84 8 3 .934 2.78
Dwight Carter 31 20 51 7 4 .910 2.29
Bob Adams 4 1 10 0 1 1.000 2.75
Ted Brazell 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mel Jackson 134 221 392 46 66 .930 4.57
Glenn Gulliver 11 15 41 3 3 .949 5.09
Gary Armstrong 1 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Les Filkins 136 207 10 5 0 .977 1.60
Al Greene 100 146 5 4 0 .974 1.51
Raphael Hampton 73 180 3 4 0 .979 2.51
Darrell Brown 52 94 4 6 1 .942 1.88
Dwight Carter 24 50 2 2 0 .963 2.17
Timothy Brookens 20 28 2 2 0 .938 1.50
Asa Slemp 10 14 3 0 0 1.000 1.70
Tom Burke 9 17 0 1 0 .944 1.89 Stats for 2 teams
Billy Michael 9 10 1 0 0 1.000 1.22
Bob Adams 6 5 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Terrance Lynch 3 6 0 1 0 .857 2.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Julio Alonso 51 1 10 5 2 .688 0.22
Dale Reis 34 3 15 1 0 .947 0.53
Larry Corr 33 7 17 2 2 .923 0.73
Burwell Geiger 26 5 27 2 4 .941 1.23
Stephen Viefhaus 23 9 27 7 3 .837 1.57
Ralph Treuel 21 11 22 3 3 .917 1.57
Michael Polvi 17 0 5 0 0 1.000 0.29
Mike Chris 16 3 14 1 2 .944 1.06
Dan Petry 14 8 25 4 3 .892 2.36
Dave Steffen 11 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.18
Chris Codiroli 10 5 12 2 0 .895 1.70
James Simerly 9 4 7 1 0 .917 1.22
Roger Weaver 7 0 0 0 0 0.00
Paul Vavruska 6 0 5 1 0 .833 0.83
Gary Armstrong 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Benedict Bonk 3 2 2 0 0 1.000 1.33
Ted Brazell 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Timothy Brookens 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bob Adams 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 6, 1952 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Julio Alonso 24 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 12, 1954 CU
Gary Armstrong 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 9, 1955 San Diego, CA, US
Benedict Bonk 22 L R 6' 4.0" 210 1956
Ted Brazell 26 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 30, 1952 St. Louis, MO, US
Timothy Brookens 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Aug 10, 1953 Chambersburg, PA, US
Darrell Brown 22 S R 6' 0.0" 184 Oct 29, 1955 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Tom Burke 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 1954
Dwight Carter 27 R R 5' 10.0" 177 Jun 10, 1951 Little Rock, AR, US
Mike Chris 20 L L 6' 3.0" 180 Oct 8, 1957 Santa Monica, CA, US
Chris Codiroli 20 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Mar 26, 1958 Oxnard, CA, US
Larry Corr 24 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Feb 19, 1954 Camden, SC, US
Vicente Diaz 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 3, 1957 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Les Filkins 21 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 14, 1956 Chicago, IL, US
Venoy Garrison 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 9, 1954 Los Angeles, CA, US
Burwell Geiger 18 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 14, 1959 Miami, FL, US
Al Greene 23 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 9, 1954 Detroit, MI, US
Glenn Gulliver 23 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 15, 1954 Detroit, MI, US
Raphael Hampton 20 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 29, 1957 Detroit, MI, US
Mel Jackson 24 R R 5' 11.0" 159 Jul 13, 1953 Chicago, IL, US
Terrance Lynch 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 11, 1954 Mount Pleasant, MI, US
Billy Michael 24 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 8, 1954
Dan Petry 19 R R 6' 4.0" 185 Nov 13, 1958 Palo Alto, CA, US
Michael Polvi 22 L R 6' 0.0" 185 1956
Calvin Portley 23 S R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 14, 1954 Longview, TX, US
Dale Reis 23 R L 6' 0.0" 158 Sep 9, 1954 Oakland, CA, US
Greg Shippy 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 30, 1955 Garrett, IN, US
James Simerly 21 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Dec 22, 1956
Asa Slemp 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 1955
Dave Steffen 19 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Dec 17, 1958 Dearborn, MI, US
Ralph Treuel 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 7, 1955 Elyria, OH, US
Paul Vavruska 22 R R 6' 6.0" 210 Sep 12, 1955 Cleveland, OH, US
Stephen Viefhaus 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Sep 28, 1955
Roger Weaver 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 6, 1954 Amsterdam, NY, US

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