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1979 Phoenix Giants

1979 > Class AAA > 1979 Pacific Coast League (South)
Overall: 59-88
Scored 694 runs, Allowed 803 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-83

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Rocky Bridges
Represented: Phoenix, AZ
Ballpark: Phoenix Municipal Stadium (II) (Phoenix, AZ)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Chris Bourjos241425965536816732988714103154.302.341.436.777241516
2Richard Bradley25632331982638100219013136.192.300.273.57354103
3Don Carrithers2939330100000001.333.333.333.6671000
4Tom Heintzelman32692932463060131529414151.244.353.366.71990213
5Al Holland2629440000000002. for 2 teams
6Greg Johnston*2410446741564123171010721634460.296.363.458.820190215
7Bob Kearney2238137124111721210001320.
8Mark Kuecker2112948842248102194155365194.242.316.313.6291320411
9Jeff Little2429110000000000.
10Dennis Littlejohn24662812393368115534523452.285.370.435.805104206
11Rich Murray2112550344163116138567665490.263.340.363.703160107
12Casey Parsons*2514263756699175351656321105859.309.376.454.830257544
13Ed Plank2753331100000000.333.333.333.6671000
14Lenny Randle#306628824342671331251543531.276.375.366.74289532Stats for 2 teams
15Mike Rex24126496443511031732491034641.233.307.298.605132313
16Mike Rowland2631330000000001.
17Rick Sanderlin2750172156244182114501214.263.326.359.68556301
18Earnest Schmidt2424220100010000.500.500.5001.0001000
19Joe Strain25753403104792131126762418.297.349.355.704110222
20Guy Sularz23144598521791532342681496563.294.374.365.739190525
21Max Venable*22381751502746540111762420.307.406.393.79959100
21 Players24.3147560449476941343225714961913064547695.271.345.375.720185735185728
* - 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
1Bill Bordley*21811.4214.562727600156.018110679119458433201.76310.
2Don Carrithers2974.6364.13368200133.0154726156577530171.64710.
3Steve Cline2622.5003.3525000443.05024162358260031.97710.
4Terry Cornutt2654.5563.1638000574.07932261373342011.5689.
5Randy Hammon27213.1336.192118300112.015994773464431261.83012.
6Al Holland*261010.5004.502928310174.017399871387014021131.4948. for 2 teams
7Kyle Hypes*260011.7010000020.02733263310720122.90012.21.414.03.20.23
8Jeff Little*24713.3505.912825300140.01791109297627240171.82111.
9Phil Nastu*2411.5003.327700038.03817144150272001.3959.
10Ed Plank2748.3333.16530001091.092453235316471061.5939.
11Mike Rowland261012.4553.633025810191.02099877105971023021.4039.
12Rick Sanderlin27000.00100002.040000010002.00018.
13Douglas Schaefer2515.1674.8214810056.05234304292260041.4468.
14Earnest Schmidt24612.3335.532417100122.0140967556010576131.63910.
14 Players25.55988.4014.57147147121265191261.014338036416564364684296971.64610.
* - 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


Dennis Littlejohn622994825.9945.6011
Richard Bradley542654079.9785.656
Bob Kearney351832772.9686.001


Rich Murray11910438626114.9779.49
Guy Sularz2824317316.9899.29
Tom Heintzelman336512.97613.67
Richard Bradley170001.0007.00
Greg Johnston1102001.00012.00


Mike Rex75165214858.9795.05
Joe Strain751692381547.9645.43
Lenny Randle15213.8757.00Stats for 2 teams


Lenny Randle43369866.9573.12Stats for 2 teams
Tom Heintzelman423094915.9322.95
Mike Rex3733691210.8952.76
Guy Sularz322356711.9192.47


Mark Kuecker1291953423671.9374.16
Mike Rex14205435.9615.29
Guy Sularz10171942.9003.60


Casey Parsons1412321233.9881.73
Chris Bourjos13927624104.9682.16
Greg Johnston103273861.9792.73
Max Venable3896434.9712.63
Rick Sanderlin2635531.9301.54
Lenny Randle2159120.9682.86Stats for 2 teams
Richard Bradley21111.6671.00
Guy Sularz220001.0001.00


Ed Plank531219011.0000.58
Terry Cornutt3831521.9000.47
Don Carrithers36113235.9351.19
Mike Rowland30133040.9151.43
Al Holland29132631.9291.34Stats for 2 teams
Jeff Little2851921.9230.86
Bill Bordley271127011.0001.41
Steve Cline25410011.0000.56
Earnest Schmidt24211120.9411.33
Randy Hammon2162040.8671.24
Douglas Schaefer1449011.0000.93
Kyle Hypes100511.8330.50
Phil Nastu72510.8751.00
Rick Sanderlin100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Bill Bordley21RL6' 3.0"185Jan 9, 1958Los Angeles, CA, US
Chris Bourjos24RR6' 0.0"185Oct 16, 1954Chicago, IL, US
Richard Bradley25RR5' 10.0"186May 19, 1954
Don Carrithers29RR6' 2.0"180Sep 15, 1949Lynwood, CA, US
Steve Cline26RR6' 1.0"185Aug 31, 1952Hagerstown, MD, US
Terry Cornutt26RR6' 2.0"195Oct 2, 1952Roseburg, OR, US
Randy Hammon27RR6' 3.0"190Dec 29, 1951Los Angeles, CA, US
Tom Heintzelman32RR6' 1.0"180Nov 3, 1946St. Charles, MO, US
Al Holland26RL5' 11.0"207Aug 16, 1952Roanoke, VA, US
Kyle Hypes26SL6' 4.0"190Sep 28, 1952
Greg Johnston24LL6' 0.0"175Feb 12, 1955Los Angeles, CA, US
Bob Kearney22RR6' 0.0"190Oct 3, 1956San Antonio, TX, US
Mark Kuecker21RR5' 10.0"153Nov 26, 1957
Jeff Little24RL6' 6.0"220Dec 25, 1954Fremont, OH, US
Dennis Littlejohn24RR6' 2.0"200Oct 4, 1954Santa Monica, CA, US
Rich Murray21RR6' 4.0"195Jul 6, 1957Los Angeles, CA, US
Phil Nastu24LL6' 2.0"180Mar 8, 1955Bridgeport, CT, US
Casey Parsons25LR6' 1.0"180Apr 14, 1954Wenatchee, WA, US
Ed Plank27RR6' 1.0"205Apr 9, 1952Chicago, IL, US
Lenny Randle30SR5' 10.0"169Feb 12, 1949Long Beach, CA, US
Mike Rex24RR5' 11.0"175Aug 8, 1954
Mike Rowland26RR6' 3.0"205Jan 31, 1953Chicago, IL, US
Rick Sanderlin27RR5' 9.0"165Dec 27, 1951Pasadena, CA, US
Douglas Schaefer25RR6' 2.0"185Feb 28, 1954
Earnest Schmidt24RR5' 11.0"1921955
Joe Strain25RR5' 10.0"169Apr 30, 1954Denver, CO, US
Guy Sularz23RR5' 11.0"165Nov 7, 1955Minneapolis, MN, US
Max Venable22LR5' 10.0"185Jun 6, 1957Phoenix, AZ, US

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