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1979 Jackson Mets

1979 > Class AA > 1979 Texas League (East)
Overall: 70-65
Scored 495 runs, Allowed 495 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-68

Affiliation: New York Mets-NL
Manager: Bob Wellman
Represented: Jackson, MS
Ballpark: Smith-Wills Stadium (Jackson, MS)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

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 Rick Anderson 22 25 25 23 1 6 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .261 .320 .348 .668 8 0 0 0
2 Wally Backman# 19 110 448 404 63 114 11 5 2 19 23 5 35 50 .282 .346 .349 .695 141 5 3 1
3 Sergio Beltre 20 125 417 374 38 91 19 2 9 50 11 5 31 67 .243 .304 .377 .681 141 3 6 3
4 Keith Bodie 23 133 481 435 45 113 16 4 5 37 16 8 37 63 .260 .322 .349 .672 152 4 3 2
5 Hubie Brooks 22 112 465 406 68 124 21 2 3 28 14 8 51 59 .305 .387 .389 .777 158 4 3 1
6 Robert Bryant* 24 79 268 227 41 69 11 2 6 36 13 8 32 32 .304 .402 .449 .852 102 6 2 1
7 Paul Cacciatore 22 24 22 22 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .136 .136 .182 .318 4 0 0 0
8 Russell Clark 25 20 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
9 Jody Davis 22 132 508 433 57 128 23 4 21 91 3 2 63 93 .296 .382 .513 .895 222 3 0 9
10 Robert Grote 25 23 30 24 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 .167 .231 .167 .397 4 0 4 0
11 Pete Hamner 23 37 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
12 Greg Harris# 23 26 32 31 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 12 .097 .125 .097 .222 3 0 0 0
13 Stan Hough 25 13 48 47 4 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 .128 .146 .149 .295 7 0 0 0
14 Mike Howard# 21 131 497 447 43 102 13 3 2 42 31 9 43 50 .228 .296 .284 .580 127 2 0 5
15 Randy Johnson 23 86 258 228 23 67 7 0 2 20 0 2 25 18 .294 .368 .351 .719 80 3 0 2
16 Richard Lane 23 6 17 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .067 .176 .067 .243 1 0 0 0
17 Luis Lunar 24 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
18 Ron MacDonald 22 133 523 458 62 132 21 4 16 74 5 2 47 42 .288 .354 .456 .810 209 4 6 8
19 Alfredo Martinez 22 24 30 28 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 14 .107 .138 .107 .245 3 0 1 0
20 Rich Miller* 27 31 88 80 8 16 4 0 0 7 2 1 7 11 .200 .273 .250 .523 20 1 0 0
21 Francisco Perez 21 77 246 222 21 56 10 1 3 20 0 1 21 31 .252 .314 .347 .661 77 0 1 2
22 Larry Prewitt# 24 16 24 24 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 .083 .083 .083 .167 2 0 0 0
23 Douglas Slettvet 24 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
24 Daniel Smith 25 44 8 7 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .286 .571 .857 4 0 1 0
25 Steven Till# 23 54 156 141 13 36 11 2 1 11 0 1 14 30 .255 .321 .383 .703 54 0 0 1
26 John Violette? 21 3 4 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .667 .750 .667 1.417 2 0 0 0
27 Dave Von Ohlen* 20 37 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
27 Players 21.9 135 4602 4085 495 1081 171 30 70 441 118 52 417 616 .265 .335 .373 .708 1522 35 30 35 28
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 Rick Anderson 22 8 11 .421 3.85 25 21 7 1 0 131.0 124 72 56 5 43 2 71 3 1 4 1.275 8.5 0.3 3.0 4.9 1.65
2 Paul Cacciatore 22 10 8 .556 4.50 24 24 7 0 0 136.0 141 85 68 13 64 0 103 14 2 13 1.507 9.3 0.9 4.2 6.8 1.61
3 Russell Clark 25 0 1 .000 2.17 20 0 0 0 5 29.0 22 12 7 1 13 3 22 0 0 1 1.207 6.8 0.3 4.0 6.8 1.69
4 Robert Grote 25 9 10 .474 3.45 21 21 8 3 0 128.0 145 62 49 4 43 3 65 2 0 4 1.469 10.2 0.3 3.0 4.6 1.51
5 Pete Hamner 23 2 3 .400 3.41 37 0 0 0 4 58.0 56 26 22 3 14 3 32 2 1 3 1.207 8.7 0.5 2.2 5.0 2.29
6 Greg Harris 23 9 11 .450 2.26 25 25 11 2 0 163.0 125 58 41 6 81 5 89 3 0 5 1.264 6.9 0.3 4.5 4.9 1.10
7 Luis Lunar 24 0 2 .000 6.14 8 0 0 0 1 22.0 25 18 15 1 28 4 17 1 0 5 2.409 10.2 0.4 11.5 7.0 0.61
8 Alfredo Martinez 22 11 8 .579 3.32 24 24 5 3 0 157.0 152 71 58 10 74 2 108 4 0 6 1.439 8.7 0.6 4.2 6.2 1.46
9 Larry Prewitt 24 7 2 .778 2.47 16 13 5 2 0 91.0 63 29 25 1 64 3 70 0 0 6 1.396 6.2 0.1 6.3 6.9 1.09
10 Daniel Smith 25 10 5 .667 3.62 44 4 1 1 9 102.0 104 45 41 10 42 3 76 1 0 7 1.431 9.2 0.9 3.7 6.7 1.81
11 John Violette 21 0 3 .000 3.18 3 3 2 0 0 17.0 16 6 6 2 4 1 8 0 0 0 1.176 8.5 1.1 2.1 4.2 2.00
12 Dave Von Ohlen* 20 4 1 .800 1.85 37 0 0 0 7 34.0 28 11 7 0 10 1 26 2 0 0 1.118 7.4 0.0 2.6 6.9 2.60
12 Players 23.0 70 65 .519 3.32 135 135 89 46 13 26 1067.0 1001 495 394 56 480 30 687 32 4 54 1.388 8.4 0.5 4.0 5.8 1.43

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
Jody Davis 90 477 68 10 6 .982 6.06 13
Steven Till 40 215 23 1 1 .996 5.95 3
Stan Hough 5 21 2 0 0 1.000 4.60 0
Richard Lane 5 23 3 1 0 .963 5.20 1

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Howard 51 418 19 7 34 .984 8.57
Francisco Perez 44 341 28 6 29 .984 8.39
Jody Davis 26 184 13 5 14 .975 7.58
Randy Johnson 12 92 5 1 6 .990 8.08
Ron MacDonald 6 50 3 1 1 .981 8.83
Douglas Slettvet 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron MacDonald 126 259 341 11 63 .982 4.76
Wally Backman 5 14 8 1 1 .957 4.40
Randy Johnson 3 10 6 2 1 .889 5.33
Mike Howard 1 2 6 0 0 1.000 8.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hubie Brooks 92 55 158 19 12 .918 2.32
Randy Johnson 29 21 42 4 4 .940 2.17
Keith Bodie 12 8 26 5 1 .872 2.83
Francisco Perez 10 6 16 0 0 1.000 2.20

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wally Backman 104 170 251 30 46 .933 4.05
Hubie Brooks 25 37 60 10 12 .907 3.88
Mike Howard 10 12 22 2 1 .944 3.40

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sergio Beltre 119 235 7 12 1 .953 2.03
Keith Bodie 119 183 18 8 4 .962 1.69
Mike Howard 72 134 8 0 1 1.000 1.97
Robert Bryant 70 112 4 1 0 .991 1.66
Rich Miller 21 32 0 2 0 .941 1.52
Randy Johnson 9 21 0 0 0 1.000 2.33
Stan Hough 7 9 1 1 0 .909 1.43
Steven Till 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
Ron MacDonald 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Daniel Smith 44 3 20 1 0 .958 0.52
Pete Hamner 37 5 10 1 0 .938 0.41
Dave Von Ohlen 37 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.19
Rick Anderson 25 6 22 1 0 .966 1.12
Greg Harris 25 12 32 5 1 .898 1.76
Paul Cacciatore 24 3 15 7 1 .720 0.75
Alfredo Martinez 24 8 22 4 2 .882 1.25
Robert Grote 21 8 23 1 4 .969 1.48
Russell Clark 20 0 9 1 1 .900 0.45
Larry Prewitt 16 5 7 3 1 .800 0.75
Luis Lunar 8 2 5 1 1 .875 0.88
John Violette 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Rick Anderson 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 29, 1956 Everett, WA, US
Wally Backman 19 S R 5' 9.0" 160 Sep 22, 1959 Hillsboro, OR, US
Sergio Beltre 20 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 22, 1958 Azua, Azua, DO
Keith Bodie 23 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Feb 13, 1956 Brooklyn, NY, US
Hubie Brooks 22 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Sep 24, 1956 Los Angeles, CA, US
Robert Bryant 24 L R 5' 10.0" 175 1955
Paul Cacciatore 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1957
Russell Clark 25 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1954
Jody Davis 22 R R 6' 4.0" 192 Nov 12, 1956 Gainesville, GA, US
Robert Grote 25 R R 6' 4.0" 205 1954
Pete Hamner 23 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1956
Greg Harris 23 S R 6' 0.0" 165 Nov 2, 1955 Lynwood, CA, US
Stan Hough 25 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Jan 27, 1954 Waco, TX, US
Mike Howard 21 S R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 2, 1958 Seattle, WA, US
Randy Johnson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jun 10, 1956 Escondido, CA, US
Richard Lane 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1956
Luis Lunar 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 10, 1955 Anaco, Anzoategui, VE
Ron MacDonald 22 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 30, 1956 Kenosha, WI, US
Alfredo Martinez 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Mar 15, 1957 Los Angeles, CA, US
Rich Miller 27 L R 5' 9.0" 170 Sep 4, 1951 Lebanon, PA, US
Francisco Perez 21 R R 6' 1.0" 165 1958
Larry Prewitt 24 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 19, 1954
Douglas Slettvet 24 R R 6' 2.0" 210 1955
Daniel Smith 25 R R 6' 0.0" 187 1954
Steven Till 23 S R 6' 1.0" 190 1956
John Violette 21 R 6' 3.0" 195 1958
Dave Von Ohlen 20 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 25, 1958 Flushing, NY, US

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