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1979 Portland Beavers

1979 > Class AAA > 1979 Pacific Coast League (North)
Overall: 73-74
Scored 748 runs, Allowed 720 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-71

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Johnny Lipon
Represented: Portland, OR
Ballpark: PGE Park (Portland, OR)
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 Dale Berra 22 56 238 210 37 68 13 2 6 32 2 1 19 29 .324 .387 .490 .878 103 4 3 2
2 Doe Boyland* 24 30 113 102 10 25 6 0 2 12 2 1 10 21 .245 .319 .363 .681 37 1 0 0
3 Craig Cacek 24 147 636 565 92 180 33 7 17 102 5 7 58 40 .319 .383 .492 .875 278 5 2 6
4 Eugeniuo Cotes 23 79 311 285 39 74 14 3 10 45 14 7 20 60 .260 .315 .435 .750 124 4 0 2
5 Taylor Duncan 26 27 104 97 6 16 5 0 0 7 0 0 6 13 .165 .212 .216 .428 21 0 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
6 Rob Ellis 28 92 379 331 54 98 13 5 9 54 5 5 36 59 .296 .361 .447 .808 148 2 2 8 Stats for 2 teams
7 Mike Garman 29 44 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
8 Rod Gilbreath 26 112 494 408 69 119 13 9 2 54 17 5 71 39 .292 .393 .382 .775 156 1 8 6
9 Gary Hargis 22 103 406 386 52 107 23 4 5 42 6 2 8 33 .277 .292 .396 .689 153 1 9 2
10 Al Holland 26 29 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
11 Manny Lantigua 27 59 198 185 11 39 6 0 0 24 0 1 5 30 .211 .226 .243 .469 45 0 3 5
12 Vance Law 22 131 513 448 62 139 16 8 2 52 8 4 47 69 .310 .377 .395 .772 177 2 14 2
13 Larry Littleton 25 133 514 459 66 128 24 6 8 71 4 4 46 82 .279 .344 .410 .754 188 1 6 2
14 Alberto Lois 23 5 11 9 2 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 1 .444 .545 .667 1.212 6 0 0 0
15 Ronald Mitchell 27 56 194 169 28 39 14 3 0 13 8 4 21 22 .231 .320 .349 .669 59 2 0 2
16 Oswaldo Olivares* 24 127 536 456 83 137 15 5 0 41 28 9 68 46 .300 .397 .355 .752 162 6 4 2
17 Kevin Pasley 25 20 57 54 7 15 2 0 0 5 0 0 2 2 .278 .298 .315 .613 17 0 0 1
18 Gene Pentz 26 57 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Lenny Randle# 30 66 288 243 42 67 13 3 1 25 15 4 35 31 .276 .375 .366 .742 89 5 3 2 Stats for 2 teams
20 Harry Saferight* 30 129 541 479 67 127 23 5 11 81 1 1 52 71 .265 .338 .403 .741 193 3 2 5
21 Tommy Sandt 28 88 336 292 47 94 14 2 2 42 1 1 36 30 .322 .394 .404 .798 118 0 6 2
22 Alfredo Torres 21 1 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
23 Richard Walterhouse* 26 25 105 94 9 16 4 0 0 5 1 1 11 19 .170 .257 .213 .470 20 0 0 0
23 Players 25.4 147 5611 4947 748 1416 233 59 72 670 107 55 524 651 .286 .356 .401 .757 1983 35 61 44 25
* - 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 Juan Arias 22 0 1 .000 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 4.0 8 4 4 0 4 0 3 0 0 1 3.000 18.0 0.0 9.0 6.8 0.75
2 Stew Cliburn 22 3 2 .600 4.91 7 6 0 0 0 33.0 43 19 18 2 17 0 17 1 0 3 1.818 11.7 0.5 4.6 4.6 1.00
3 Joe Coleman 32 5 1 .833 2.78 32 0 0 0 3 55.0 53 18 17 3 20 2 34 0 0 3 1.327 8.7 0.5 3.3 5.6 1.70
4 Greg Field 22 4 13 .235 4.85 23 22 4 0 0 117.0 153 75 63 6 33 3 58 2 1 2 1.590 11.8 0.5 2.5 4.5 1.76
5 Mike Garman 29 6 3 .667 4.66 44 0 0 0 10 87.0 104 53 45 7 31 2 38 2 1 2 1.552 10.8 0.7 3.2 3.9 1.23 Stats for 2 teams
6 Al Holland* 26 10 10 .500 4.50 29 28 3 1 0 174.0 173 99 87 13 87 0 140 2 1 13 1.494 8.9 0.7 4.5 7.2 1.61 Stats for 2 teams
7 Rick Jones* 24 12 8 .600 3.59 33 22 8 2 3 173.0 185 84 69 9 53 1 112 0 0 9 1.376 9.6 0.5 2.8 5.8 2.11
8 Bob Kaiser* 29 0 1 .000 9.00 4 2 0 0 0 10.0 15 10 10 1 9 0 2 0 0 1 2.400 13.5 0.9 8.1 1.8 0.22
9 Larry Littleton 25 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.000 13.5 4.5 4.5 0.0 0.00
10 Ronald Mitchell 27 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Roger Nelson 35 0 0 13.50 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 4 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 2.000 13.5 0.0 4.5 9.0 2.00
12 Dave Pagan 29 2 0 1.000 5.57 9 1 0 0 0 21.0 24 13 13 1 8 0 12 2 0 1 1.524 10.3 0.4 3.4 5.1 1.50
13 Mike Pazik* 29 1 1 .500 3.94 6 2 0 0 1 16.0 17 9 7 0 5 0 7 1 0 2 1.375 9.6 0.0 2.8 3.9 1.40
14 Gene Pentz 26 5 6 .455 4.33 57 0 0 0 12 81.0 78 44 39 6 57 5 66 7 0 5 1.667 8.7 0.7 6.3 7.3 1.16
15 Pascual Perez 22 9 7 .563 5.50 20 20 1 0 0 103.0 121 70 63 9 47 0 51 1 0 5 1.631 10.6 0.8 4.1 4.5 1.09
16 Dick Pole 28 5 1 .833 4.31 13 12 2 1 0 71.0 77 35 34 3 31 1 23 0 0 5 1.521 9.8 0.4 3.9 2.9 0.74
17 Tommy Sandt 28 0 0 4.50 2 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 6 2 2 6 0 1 0 0 0 2.750 11.2 4.5 13.5 2.2 0.17
18 Rod Scurry* 23 5 5 .500 4.13 35 15 1 0 0 122.0 121 64 56 11 72 1 94 2 0 7 1.582 8.9 0.8 5.3 6.9 1.31
19 James Smith 22 0 1 .000 7.50 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 8 5 5 1 3 0 4 0 0 0 1.833 12.0 1.5 4.5 6.0 1.33
20 Rich Standart 27 1 3 .250 7.27 10 3 0 0 0 26.0 32 22 21 4 8 1 16 1 0 0 1.538 11.1 1.4 2.8 5.5 2.00
21 Dan Warthen* 26 10 9 .526 3.56 49 11 1 0 3 154.0 139 69 61 11 80 5 92 4 0 7 1.422 8.1 0.6 4.7 5.4 1.15
22 Jim Willoughby 30 3 2 .600 2.85 24 2 0 0 5 60.0 61 29 19 4 9 0 28 5 0 3 1.167 9.2 0.6 1.4 4.2 3.11
23 Ben Wiltbank 23 2 6 .250 6.00 12 12 0 0 0 54.0 64 46 36 2 44 1 20 3 0 8 2.000 10.7 0.3 7.3 3.3 0.45
23 Players 25.8 73 74 .497 4.50 147 147 129 18 10 29 1252.0 1383 720 626 89 567 20 712 30 3 71 1.558 9.9 0.6 4.1 5.1 1.26
* - 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
Harry Saferight 88 425 37 12 9 .975 5.25 5
Manny Lantigua 56 288 33 7 3 .979 5.73 4
Kevin Pasley 18 73 12 0 1 1.000 4.72 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig Cacek 146 1201 138 14 117 .990 9.17
Ronald Mitchell 3 13 3 0 0 1.000 5.33
Doe Boyland 1 9 1 0 1 1.000 10.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Hargis 79 163 219 7 47 .982 4.84
Rod Gilbreath 39 83 101 5 21 .974 4.72
Tommy Sandt 23 56 48 2 14 .981 4.52
Vance Law 12 42 33 4 9 .949 6.25
Lenny Randle 1 5 2 1 3 .875 7.00 Stats for 2 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rod Gilbreath 55 48 119 8 13 .954 3.04
Lenny Randle 43 36 98 6 6 .957 3.12 Stats for 2 teams
Vance Law 42 42 90 2 10 .985 3.14
Tommy Sandt 20 16 29 3 4 .938 2.25
Richard Walterhouse 19 19 27 5 2 .902 2.42
Taylor Duncan 16 14 25 3 2 .929 2.44 Stats for 2 teams
Ronald Mitchell 12 5 14 7 1 .731 1.58
Dale Berra 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00
Rob Ellis 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00 Stats for 2 teams

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Vance Law 78 117 185 16 33 .950 3.87
Dale Berra 47 67 156 8 32 .965 4.74
Gary Hargis 16 25 46 4 10 .947 4.44
Rod Gilbreath 10 14 31 3 3 .938 4.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Littleton 133 317 10 5 0 .985 2.46
Oswaldo Olivares 117 177 17 7 5 .965 1.66
Rob Ellis 79 118 11 2 4 .985 1.63 Stats for 2 teams
Eugeniuo Cotes 70 118 9 6 0 .955 1.81
Ronald Mitchell 41 77 5 4 0 .953 2.00
Lenny Randle 21 59 1 2 0 .968 2.86 Stats for 2 teams
Doe Boyland 11 21 1 2 0 .917 2.00
Rod Gilbreath 7 16 0 0 0 1.000 2.29
Richard Walterhouse 4 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Alberto Lois 3 5 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Tommy Sandt 3 6 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gene Pentz 57 9 9 2 2 .900 0.32
Dan Warthen 49 12 24 2 1 .947 0.73
Mike Garman 44 9 8 1 0 .944 0.39 Stats for 2 teams
Rod Scurry 35 7 25 0 0 1.000 0.91
Rick Jones 33 13 20 3 4 .917 1.00
Joe Coleman 32 10 7 1 0 .944 0.53
Al Holland 29 13 26 3 1 .929 1.34 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Willoughby 24 7 3 1 0 .909 0.42
Greg Field 23 7 8 3 0 .833 0.65
Pascual Perez 20 15 18 1 2 .971 1.65
Dick Pole 13 8 8 0 0 1.000 1.23
Ben Wiltbank 12 5 12 1 0 .944 1.42
Rich Standart 10 4 3 0 0 1.000 0.70
Dave Pagan 9 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.22
Stew Cliburn 7 4 4 0 1 1.000 1.14
Mike Pazik 6 3 0 1 0 .750 0.50
Bob Kaiser 4 0 2 0 1 1.000 0.50
Juan Arias 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Tommy Sandt 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Larry Littleton 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ronald Mitchell 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Roger Nelson 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
James Smith 1 1 1 1 0 .667 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Juan Arias 22 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Mar 28, 1957 Navarelle, DO
Dale Berra 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 13, 1956 Ridgewood, NJ, US
Doe Boyland 24 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Jan 6, 1955 Chicago, IL, US
Craig Cacek 24 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Sep 10, 1954 Los Angeles, CA, US
Stew Cliburn 22 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 19, 1956 Jackson, MS, US
Joe Coleman 32 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Feb 3, 1947 Boston, MA, US
Eugeniuo Cotes 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 15, 1955 Batey Guerrero, DO
Taylor Duncan 26 R R 6' 0.0" 170 May 12, 1953 Memphis, TN, US
Rob Ellis 28 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 3, 1950 Grand Rapids, MI, US
Greg Field 22 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Jan 6, 1957 West Palm Beach, FL, US
Mike Garman 29 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 16, 1949 Caldwell, ID, US
Rod Gilbreath 26 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 24, 1952 Laurel, MS, US
Gary Hargis 22 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 2, 1956 Minneapolis, MN, US
Al Holland 26 R L 5' 11.0" 207 Aug 16, 1952 Roanoke, VA, US
Rick Jones 24 L L 6' 5.0" 190 Apr 16, 1955 Jacksonville, FL, US
Bob Kaiser 29 S L 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 29, 1950 Cincinnati, OH, US
Manny Lantigua 27 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Apr 3, 1952 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Vance Law 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 1, 1956 Boise, ID, US
Larry Littleton 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Apr 3, 1954 Charlotte, NC, US
Alberto Lois 23 R R 5' 9.0" 175 May 6, 1956 Hato Mayor del Rey, Hato Mayor, DO
Ronald Mitchell 27 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Sep 18, 1951 Phoenix, AZ, US
Roger Nelson 35 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jun 7, 1944 Altadena, CA, US
Oswaldo Olivares 24 L L 5' 11.0" 154 Sep 15, 1954 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Dave Pagan 29 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Sep 15, 1949 Nipawin, SK, CA
Kevin Pasley 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 22, 1953 Brooklyn, NY, US
Mike Pazik 29 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 26, 1950 Lynn, MA, US
Gene Pentz 26 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jun 21, 1953 Johnstown, PA, US
Pascual Perez 22 R R 6' 2.0" 162 May 17, 1957 San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO
Dick Pole 28 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Oct 13, 1950 Trout Creek, MI, US
Lenny Randle 30 S R 5' 10.0" 169 Feb 12, 1949 Long Beach, CA, US
Harry Saferight 30 L R 5' 11.0" 195 Mar 4, 1949 Richmond, VA, US
Tommy Sandt 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Dec 22, 1950 Brooklyn, NY, US
Rod Scurry 23 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 17, 1956 Sacramento, CA, US
James Smith 22 R R 6' 6.0" 210 1957
Rich Standart 27 L R 6' 2.0" 155 Jan 4, 1952 Stockton, CA, US
Alfredo Torres 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Mar 29, 1958 Maracay, Aragua, VE
Richard Walterhouse 26 L R 6' 0.0" 180 1953
Dan Warthen 26 S L 6' 0.0" 200 Dec 1, 1952 Omaha, NE, US
Jim Willoughby 30 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 31, 1949 Salinas, CA, US
Ben Wiltbank 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 13, 1956 Lewes, DE, US

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