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1979 Geneva Cubs

1979 > Class Short-Season A > 1979 New York-Pennsylvania League (Wrigley)
Overall: 50-19
Scored 470 runs, Allowed 267 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 51-18

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Bob Hartsfield
Represented: Geneva, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Bruce Compton#203311682181501114123127.183.409.244.65320111
2Gregg Creten2223686291510170069.242.309.306.61519000
3Rick DeLoach*20552271872948102832113542.257.369.460.82986023
4Mike Diaz19632672374574191736132424.312.386.489.875116501
5Joseph Fiori212793761319100910167.250.380.263.64420010
6Scott Fletcher206732526159811234431035629.310.438.425.864111512
7Tom Grant*22481761483545511032112318.304.391.554.94582023
8Mel Hall*18662922514979185353433541.315.397.462.859116123
9Mike Kelley*21653162826283821292483023.294.361.348.70898103
10Randy Lavigne22632852524479921050722543.313.378.484.862122323
11Glenn Millhauser22213829107000610811.241.421.241.6627100
12Tim Millner?2212110000000000.
13Kirk Ortega2120474271220032127.286.362.333.69514300
14Howard Shapiro*2249166140323520315542412.250.364.329.69246110
15Don Stricklen2236101951323402101259.242.277.347.62533001
16Jack Upton226931927445821531063423539.299.370.485.856133037
16 Players20.7692836241547069710620604026332358344.289.381.424.805102321152714
* - 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
1Bob Blyth2282.8002.7826000755.04219174415632061.5096.90.76.710.31.54
2Russell Crawford--101.0005.40200005.043301050001.0007.
3Raymond Gault2303.00027.00550009.01028271320116064.66710.
4Bryan Hardy*2171.8752.79111153084.07229264170823031.0607.
5James McManus2121.6676.0011100027.04324181180101012.25914.
6Tim Millner2291.9002.39121261094.06927256360521071.1176.
7Gerry Mims*2101.0004.5011000118.0181090190210022.0569.00.09.510.51.11
8Richard Renwick2281.8891.84151031193.07923192311664031.1837.
9Ray Soff2032.6003.709800056.04826232340385041.4647.
10Mike Thompson*2051.8331.9413520165.04419145263630011.0776.
11Mark Vaji*1811.5004.505400020.01310102160110081.4505.
12Mark Wilkins1965.5454.23131330083.08349396381543051.4589.
12 Players20.95019.7253.3669695019810611.05252672283330910477250461.3657.
* - 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


Mike Diaz614233571.9857.5119
Kirk Ortega1474711.9885.795


Jack Upton6959538753.9899.17


Howard Shapiro459296125.9954.18
Joseph Fiori21345045.9554.00
Gregg Creten14273127.9674.14


Rick DeLoach543982126.9102.24
Don Stricklen28175051.9312.39
Gregg Creten202001.0001.00
Joseph Fiori101001.0001.00


Scott Fletcher67991951833.9424.39
Joseph Fiori327041.0003.00
Don Stricklen30110.5000.33
Glenn Millhauser110001.0001.00


Mike Kelley64143932.9812.38
Mel Hall63113571.9441.87
Randy Lavigne53921342.9631.98
Bruce Compton1516010.9411.07
Tom Grant15181001.0001.27
Glenn Millhauser850001.0000.63


Bob Blyth26410001.0000.54
Richard Renwick1571420.9131.40
Mike Thompson1351213.9441.31
Mark Wilkins1361111.9441.31
Tim Millner12816001.0002.00
Bryan Hardy1139001.0001.09
James McManus1101021.8330.91
Gerry Mims1103011.0000.27
Ray Soff952322.9333.11
Raymond Gault504001.0000.80
Mark Vaji5111001.0002.40
Russell Crawford210001.0000.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Bob Blyth22RR6' 2.0"190Aug 11, 1956
Bruce Compton20SR6' 2.0"192Apr 9, 1959Chickasha, OK, US
Russell Crawford--RUnknown
Gregg Creten22RR5' 11.0"165Aug 13, 1956Kansas City, KS, US
Rick DeLoach20LR6' 2.0"190Oct 16, 1958Waco, TX, US
Mike Diaz19RR6' 2.0"195Apr 15, 1960San Francisco, CA, US
Joseph Fiori21RR6' 0.0"1701958
Scott Fletcher20RR5' 11.0"168Jul 30, 1958Fort Walton Beach, FL, US
Raymond Gault23RR6' 3.0"2101956
Tom Grant22LR6' 2.0"190May 28, 1957Worcester, MA, US
Mel Hall18LL6' 0.0"185Sep 16, 1960Lyons, NY, US
Bryan Hardy21L6' 2.0"205Nov 24, 1957
Mike Kelley21LL5' 9.0"165Sep 6, 1957
Randy Lavigne22RR6' 3.0"205Feb 14, 1957
James McManus21R6' 1.0"1801958
Glenn Millhauser22RR5' 11.0"1701957
Tim Millner22R6' 1.0"205May 24, 1957
Gerry Mims21RL6' 3.0"190Jun 18, 1958Jackson County, MO, US
Kirk Ortega21RR5' 10.0"175Jun 25, 1958
Richard Renwick22R6' 0.0"1851957
Howard Shapiro22LR5' 11.0"1601957
Ray Soff20RR6' 0.0"185Oct 31, 1958Adrian, MI, US
Don Stricklen22RR5' 10.0"175Dec 5, 1956Little Rock, AR, US
Mike Thompson20L5' 10.0"167Jul 27, 1958
Jack Upton22RR6' 2.0"205Jan 19, 1957
Mark Vaji18RL6' 3.0"185Feb 6, 1961Cleveland, OH, US
Mark Wilkins19RR6' 3.0"200Dec 22, 1959Detroit, MI, US

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