Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > 1978 Midland Cubs


1978 Midland Cubs

1978 > Class AA > 1978 Texas League (West)
Overall: 70-65
Scored 779 runs, Allowed 753 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-65

Affiliation: Chicago Cubs-NL
Manager: Jim Saul
Represented: Midland, TX
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

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 James Buckner* 25 67 313 284 47 101 16 7 4 48 33 7 25 49 .356 .405 .504 .909 143 0 2 2
2 Bobby Clark* 20 40 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
3 Kevin Drury 21 108 449 396 55 125 17 7 1 61 18 9 41 29 .316 .379 .402 .781 159 2 6 4
4 Bill Evers 24 26 88 77 14 21 3 1 0 10 0 0 9 15 .273 .341 .338 .679 26 0 0 2
5 Javier Fierro 23 100 405 343 52 84 11 1 8 49 9 2 51 61 .245 .343 .353 .696 121 3 3 5
6 Mike Gatlin 25 43 171 145 24 36 8 2 3 17 2 2 24 40 .248 .351 .393 .744 57 0 0 2
7 Eric Grandy 23 129 549 456 81 142 22 8 6 74 26 6 79 76 .311 .417 .434 .851 198 7 2 5
8 Duane Gustavson 23 41 177 140 22 35 8 1 1 24 11 2 35 32 .250 .401 .343 .744 48 1 0 1
9 John Hartin 23 13 42 39 4 9 0 2 0 7 0 0 2 12 .231 .268 .333 .602 13 0 1 0
10 Joe Hernandez 25 76 332 287 48 88 9 2 14 61 6 4 36 35 .307 .384 .498 .882 143 3 1 5
11 Greg Keatley 24 98 395 345 58 78 17 1 8 38 3 0 47 84 .226 .322 .351 .673 121 2 1 0
12 Gene Krug* 23 18 70 66 9 24 1 2 3 14 0 0 2 8 .364 .386 .576 .961 38 1 0 1
13 Steve Macko* 23 133 634 550 90 166 30 6 5 76 18 8 75 77 .302 .384 .405 .789 223 0 6 3
14 Tony Pepper* 25 25 104 85 18 21 3 2 1 16 2 1 17 12 .247 .375 .365 .740 31 1 0 1
15 Aaron Randall# 25 81 359 331 42 85 14 1 6 50 6 13 21 71 .257 .299 .360 .658 119 0 4 3
16 Brian Rosinski* 21 116 482 401 65 101 20 3 11 59 9 4 74 129 .252 .373 .399 .772 160 5 0 2
17 Herman Segelke 20 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
18 Kurt Seibert# 22 126 606 499 118 145 16 7 5 41 37 14 92 55 .291 .406 .381 .786 190 6 7 2
19 Jim Tracy* 22 54 212 189 34 49 9 2 8 29 2 2 20 50 .259 .336 .455 .792 86 2 1 0
19 Players 23.0 135 5390 4635 779 1311 204 55 84 675 182 74 650 835 .283 .372 .405 .777 1877 33 34 38 28
* - 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 Jeff Albert 24 11 9 .550 4.79 28 20 8 1 0 141.0 162 83 75 22 41 1 67 2 1 8 1.440 10.3 1.4 2.6 4.3 1.63
2 Mike Allen 23 1 1 .500 2.57 16 0 0 0 3 28.0 26 16 8 3 11 0 22 1 1 2 1.321 8.4 1.0 3.5 7.1 2.00
3 Tom Butler* 22 5 7 .417 5.26 41 5 2 0 10 113.0 129 72 66 13 57 6 71 2 0 6 1.646 10.3 1.0 4.5 5.7 1.25
4 Bobby Clark* 20 4 3 .571 6.75 40 0 0 0 4 80.0 109 70 60 11 60 2 60 3 0 3 2.112 12.3 1.2 6.8 6.8 1.00
5 Ron Davis 22 3 3 .500 6.35 12 11 3 0 0 68.0 80 51 48 8 38 1 45 4 1 6 1.735 10.6 1.1 5.0 6.0 1.18
6 Lawrence Groover* 25 5 2 .714 3.74 29 0 0 0 3 65.0 55 35 27 10 41 3 35 3 0 4 1.477 7.6 1.4 5.7 4.8 0.85
7 Jack Ledbetter 21 3 5 .375 5.47 16 14 0 0 0 74.0 95 52 45 9 29 0 41 2 0 2 1.676 11.6 1.1 3.5 5.0 1.41
8 Randy Martz 22 8 6 .571 3.12 18 16 7 0 0 127.0 126 53 44 9 44 2 74 7 1 6 1.339 8.9 0.6 3.1 5.2 1.68
9 Dave Overstreet 25 2 2 .500 5.62 12 3 0 0 3 24.0 30 16 15 2 20 1 16 2 0 0 2.083 11.2 0.8 7.5 6.0 0.80
10 George Riley* 21 5 3 .625 4.43 10 10 3 0 0 69.0 77 37 34 9 39 0 50 0 0 2 1.681 10.0 1.2 5.1 6.5 1.28
11 Herman Segelke 20 8 8 .500 4.59 24 21 6 0 0 143.0 159 92 73 10 95 2 58 5 4 11 1.776 10.0 0.6 6.0 3.7 0.61
12 Lee Smith 20 8 10 .444 5.98 30 25 3 0 1 155.0 161 122 103 16 128 1 71 2 0 8 1.865 9.3 0.9 7.4 4.1 0.55
13 Darrell Turner 23 5 5 .500 4.43 10 10 3 1 0 69.0 74 41 34 7 19 0 34 0 0 4 1.348 9.7 0.9 2.5 4.4 1.79
14 Jackie Uhey 22 2 1 .667 6.88 7 0 0 0 0 17.0 26 13 13 2 8 1 9 0 0 3 2.000 13.8 1.1 4.2 4.8 1.13
14 Players 21.9 70 65 .519 4.94 135 135 100 35 3 24 1174.0 1309 753 645 131 630 20 653 33 8 65 1.652 10.0 1.0 4.8 5.0 1.04
* - 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
Greg Keatley 97 504 65 8 14 .986 5.87 13
Duane Gustavson 36 185 34 4 5 .982 6.08 7
Bill Evers 4 14 3 0 0 1.000 4.25 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Aaron Randall 74 709 44 7 78 .991 10.18
Bill Evers 19 172 5 0 19 1.000 9.32
Gene Krug 18 145 8 1 15 .994 8.50
Jim Tracy 18 121 3 2 13 .984 6.89
Tony Pepper 7 61 5 1 10 .985 9.43
Javier Fierro 3 15 2 0 2 1.000 5.67
John Hartin 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kurt Seibert 112 290 349 17 93 .974 5.71
Kevin Drury 30 71 101 3 19 .983 5.73

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Javier Fierro 93 79 193 20 23 .932 2.92
Kevin Drury 41 26 88 4 11 .966 2.78
John Hartin 5 7 6 1 1 .929 2.60
Kurt Seibert 3 3 4 1 0 .875 2.33
Mike Gatlin 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Macko 132 244 410 40 98 .942 4.95
Kurt Seibert 4 6 15 0 1 1.000 5.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eric Grandy 110 245 10 3 1 .988 2.32
Brian Rosinski 93 126 11 3 0 .979 1.47
Joe Hernandez 76 188 5 4 1 .980 2.54
James Buckner 64 126 10 2 1 .986 2.13
Jim Tracy 33 53 7 0 1 1.000 1.82
Mike Gatlin 31 42 3 3 0 .938 1.45
Aaron Randall 6 4 1 0 0 1.000 0.83
Kurt Seibert 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Butler 41 5 20 3 1 .893 0.61
Bobby Clark 40 2 13 1 1 .938 0.38
Lee Smith 30 6 22 4 0 .875 0.93
Lawrence Groover 29 6 17 2 1 .920 0.79
Jeff Albert 28 15 23 2 3 .950 1.36
Herman Segelke 24 14 19 12 1 .733 1.38
Randy Martz 18 11 15 2 1 .929 1.44
Mike Allen 16 1 1 1 0 .667 0.13
Jack Ledbetter 16 2 18 0 4 1.000 1.25
Ron Davis 12 3 12 4 1 .789 1.25
Dave Overstreet 12 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.58
George Riley 10 2 8 4 0 .714 1.00
Darrell Turner 10 3 8 0 2 1.000 1.10
Jackie Uhey 7 3 7 0 0 1.000 1.43

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jeff Albert 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 May 6, 1954 New York, NY, US
Mike Allen 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 31, 1954 Philadelphia, PA, US
James Buckner 25 L L 5' 8.0" 165 1953
Tom Butler 22 S L 6' 4.0" 210 Aug 22, 1955 Tulsa, OK, US
Bobby Clark 20 L L 5' 9.0" 170 Jan 13, 1958 Walnut Creek, CA, US
Ron Davis 22 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Aug 6, 1955 Houston, TX, US
Kevin Drury 21 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Sep 7, 1956 Brunswick, GA, US
Bill Evers 24 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Jan 29, 1954 New York, NY, US
Javier Fierro 23 R R 5' 10.0" 185 May 27, 1955 El Paso, TX, US
Mike Gatlin 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 19, 1952 Upland, CA, US
Eric Grandy 23 R R 6' 4.0" 170 Dec 25, 1954 Baltimore, MD, US
Lawrence Groover 25 S L 6' 0.0" 170 1953
Duane Gustavson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 22, 1955 Mundelein, IL, US
John Hartin 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 29, 1955 St. Louis, MO, US
Joe Hernandez 25 R L 5' 10.0" 160 May 25, 1953 Houston, TX, US
Greg Keatley 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 12, 1953 Princeton, WV, US
Gene Krug 23 L L 6' 4.0" 225 Feb 12, 1955 Garden City, KS, US
Jack Ledbetter 21 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Aug 10, 1956 Clearwater, FL, US
Steve Macko 23 L R 5' 10.0" 160 Sep 6, 1954 Burlington, IA, US
Randy Martz 22 L R 6' 4.0" 210 May 28, 1956 Harrisburg, PA, US
Dave Overstreet 25 S R 6' 3.0" 197 Aug 10, 1952 Indianapolis, IN, US
Tony Pepper 25 L R 6' 3.0" 205 Dec 24, 1952 Sacramento, CA, US
Aaron Randall 25 S L 6' 2.0" 180 1953
George Riley 21 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Oct 6, 1956 Philadelphia, PA, US
Brian Rosinski 21 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Oct 12, 1956 Chicago, IL, US
Herman Segelke 20 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Apr 24, 1958 San Mateo, CA, US
Kurt Seibert 22 S R 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 16, 1955 Cheverly, MD, US
Lee Smith 20 R R 6' 5.0" 220 Dec 4, 1957 Jamestown, LA, US
Jim Tracy 22 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 31, 1955 Hamilton, OH, US
Darrell Turner 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 30, 1955 Winter Garden, FL, US
Jackie Uhey 22 S R 6' 2.0" 165 1956

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.