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1978 Springfield Redbirds

1978 > Class AAA > 1978 American Association (East)
Overall: 70-66
Scored 723 runs, Allowed 698 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-66

Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals-NL
Manager: Jimy Williams
Represented: Springfield, IL
Ballpark: Robin Roberts Stadium (Springfield, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1979

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 Benny Ayala 27 47 185 165 16 41 2 0 5 21 0 2 18 15 .248 .321 .352 .672 58 0 1 1
2 Jose Baez 24 33 119 105 18 29 2 4 0 17 2 5 14 12 .276 .361 .371 .733 39 0 0 0
3 Earl Bass 25 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
4 Dave Bialas 24 20 85 71 10 20 4 0 1 9 0 0 14 9 .282 .400 .380 .780 27 0 0 0
5 Tom Bruno 25 21 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
6 Mike Calise 21 12 37 36 5 7 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 5 .194 .216 .361 .577 13 0 0 0
7 Manny Castillo# 21 108 412 382 39 96 21 1 2 39 3 4 17 20 .251 .289 .327 .616 125 5 4 4
8 Bob Coluccio 26 12 35 28 6 9 2 0 0 3 0 2 5 3 .321 .441 .393 .834 11 1 1 0
9 William Daves 24 12 38 34 7 7 2 0 1 4 0 0 4 7 .206 .289 .353 .642 12 0 0 0
10 Ronnie Farkas 24 109 411 354 55 97 12 8 6 49 10 5 47 68 .274 .361 .404 .765 143 3 4 3
11 George Frazier 23 32 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
12 Nelson Garcia# 27 36 134 125 15 31 5 1 2 13 2 1 7 17 .248 .293 .352 .645 44 1 1 0
13 Tom Herr# 22 33 110 86 16 24 6 1 0 8 3 1 21 7 .279 .421 .372 .793 32 0 3 0
14 Frank Hunsaker 24 18 47 42 2 9 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 7 .214 .261 .262 .523 11 0 1 1
15 Dane Iorg* 28 89 391 345 73 128 20 0 24 87 1 0 35 37 .371 .425 .638 1.062 220 3 0 8
16 Terry Kennedy* 22 64 264 230 35 76 13 0 10 46 1 1 33 40 .330 .417 .517 .934 119 1 0 0
17 Jim Lentine 23 111 493 406 92 139 27 7 11 63 19 9 74 45 .342 .449 .525 .974 213 7 3 3
18 Nyls Nyman* 24 88 281 261 27 64 7 2 4 24 11 4 15 20 .245 .282 .333 .615 87 0 1 4
19 Ken Oberkfell* 22 64 277 242 41 69 13 4 6 38 6 0 27 21 .285 .355 .446 .802 108 1 4 3
20 Mike Potter 27 114 476 418 78 111 15 5 22 90 4 1 47 68 .266 .335 .483 .819 202 1 2 8
21 Mike Ramsey# 24 99 439 382 53 92 8 4 2 30 21 9 47 48 .241 .322 .298 .620 114 0 7 3
22 Frank Riccelli* 25 10 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 1 0
23 William Rothan 27 27 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
24 Ken Rudolph 31 42 124 110 12 22 2 0 6 11 0 0 10 19 .200 .267 .382 .648 42 0 4 0
25 John Scott 26 121 552 505 84 142 25 1 12 57 50 12 37 83 .281 .331 .406 .737 205 2 5 3
26 John Tamargo# 26 65 274 222 35 67 14 1 9 43 0 0 46 17 .302 .427 .495 .923 110 4 0 2
27 Tommy Toms 26 28 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
28 John Urrea 23 14 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
28 Players 24.7 136 5200 4563 723 1283 203 40 124 657 135 55 523 571 .281 .356 .425 .780 1938 29 42 43 37
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 Al Autry 26 3 2 .600 5.26 25 4 0 0 0 77.0 68 53 45 10 62 3 66 5 3 8 1.688 7.9 1.2 7.2 7.7 1.06
2 Earl Bass 25 3 4 .429 5.52 11 11 1 0 0 62.0 73 47 38 15 32 1 43 3 1 2 1.694 10.6 2.2 4.6 6.2 1.34
3 Tom Bruno 25 5 9 .357 4.39 21 15 3 1 2 121.0 111 64 59 14 33 3 98 1 1 6 1.190 8.3 1.0 2.5 7.3 2.97
4 Rob Dressler 24 1 4 .200 5.93 7 7 1 0 0 41.0 48 30 27 2 20 1 15 1 0 1 1.659 10.5 0.4 4.4 3.3 0.75
5 Joe Edelen 22 2 5 .286 4.79 15 14 1 0 0 62.0 81 41 33 7 31 2 37 2 1 1 1.806 11.8 1.0 4.5 5.4 1.19
6 George Frazier 23 6 5 .545 3.39 32 1 0 0 6 69.0 59 33 26 4 25 4 52 2 0 0 1.217 7.7 0.5 3.3 6.8 2.08
7 Ryan Kurosaki 25 5 2 .714 2.40 16 0 0 0 3 30.0 18 9 8 3 8 2 21 0 0 0 0.867 5.4 0.9 2.4 6.3 2.63
8 Aurelio Lopez 29 6 6 .500 3.55 34 0 0 0 9 76.0 72 37 30 5 39 7 81 2 0 5 1.461 8.5 0.6 4.6 9.6 2.08
9 Silvio Martinez 22 5 2 .714 2.17 7 7 3 2 0 54.0 39 15 13 4 24 2 42 0 2 1 1.167 6.5 0.7 4.0 7.0 1.75
10 Dan O'Brien 24 4 1 .800 3.44 12 6 1 0 1 55.0 45 25 21 5 32 2 40 3 0 2 1.400 7.4 0.8 5.2 6.5 1.25
11 Jim Otten 26 5 5 .500 4.70 18 11 2 0 0 90.0 90 56 47 17 50 5 65 4 1 5 1.556 9.0 1.7 5.0 6.5 1.30
12 Frank Riccelli* 25 3 3 .500 3.06 10 8 3 0 0 50.0 51 23 17 3 28 1 51 1 0 3 1.580 9.2 0.5 5.0 9.2 1.82
13 William Rothan 27 10 5 .667 5.56 25 25 3 0 0 144.0 162 97 89 22 85 7 80 7 0 6 1.715 10.1 1.4 5.3 5.0 0.94
14 Ken Rudolph 31 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.000 9.0 9.0 18.0 0.0 0.00
15 Ron Selak 23 0 2 .000 9.00 4 4 0 0 0 17.0 19 17 17 6 12 0 13 1 0 0 1.824 10.1 3.2 6.4 6.9 1.08
16 Greg Terlecky 26 8 5 .615 5.62 25 17 3 1 0 125.0 148 88 78 20 49 4 57 4 0 5 1.576 10.7 1.4 3.5 4.1 1.16
17 Tommy Toms 26 2 5 .286 5.09 28 1 0 0 1 46.0 52 28 26 5 12 4 33 0 0 1 1.391 10.2 1.0 2.3 6.5 2.75
18 John Urrea 23 2 1 .667 5.80 14 5 0 0 1 45.0 48 32 29 6 22 0 39 0 0 3 1.556 9.6 1.2 4.4 7.8 1.77
18 Players 25.2 70 66 .515 4.67 136 136 115 21 6 23 1165.0 1189 698 604 150 565 48 834 36 10 49 1.506 9.2 1.2 4.4 6.4 1.48

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
Terry Kennedy 59 327 26 7 2 .981 5.98 5
John Tamargo 47 326 23 9 1 .975 7.43 7
Ken Rudolph 30 153 13 3 2 .982 5.53 3
Frank Hunsaker 10 52 3 1 0 .982 5.50 0
William Daves 3 15 0 0 0 1.000 5.00 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dane Iorg 81 632 61 12 64 .983 8.56
Nyls Nyman 23 188 14 3 8 .985 8.78
Mike Potter 21 185 15 0 16 1.000 9.52
Ken Rudolph 11 63 8 3 3 .959 6.45
William Daves 5 30 2 2 1 .941 6.40
Terry Kennedy 2 4 0 0 2 1.000 2.00
Jose Baez 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Manny Castillo 75 132 190 14 36 .958 4.29
Tom Herr 28 45 63 7 15 .939 3.86
Ken Oberkfell 24 42 55 0 4 1.000 4.04
Jose Baez 18 37 54 3 8 .968 5.06

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ronnie Farkas 63 53 100 13 12 .922 2.43
Ken Oberkfell 36 31 56 5 6 .946 2.42
Manny Castillo 23 13 30 2 2 .956 1.87
John Scott 13 11 17 2 1 .933 2.15
Mike Calise 10 7 14 3 1 .875 2.10
Dane Iorg 2 3 3 0 0 1.000 3.00
John Tamargo 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Ramsey 94 172 223 41 52 .906 4.20
Ronnie Farkas 43 60 131 12 18 .941 4.44
Ken Oberkfell 4 4 2 1 0 .857 1.50

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Lentine 108 230 4 5 0 .979 2.17
John Scott 107 235 7 7 2 .972 2.26
Mike Potter 79 156 4 5 1 .970 2.03
Benny Ayala 43 70 1 3 0 .959 1.65
Nelson Garcia 36 72 7 2 2 .975 2.19
Dave Bialas 20 31 2 1 0 .971 1.65
Nyls Nyman 17 18 3 0 0 1.000 1.24
Dane Iorg 6 8 0 0 0 1.000 1.33
Bob Coluccio 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Aurelio Lopez 34 5 8 2 1 .867 0.38
George Frazier 32 5 10 2 0 .882 0.47
Tommy Toms 28 4 6 3 0 .769 0.36
Al Autry 25 4 16 2 1 .909 0.80
William Rothan 25 12 31 0 1 1.000 1.72
Greg Terlecky 25 12 25 3 3 .925 1.48
Tom Bruno 21 8 14 1 0 .957 1.05
Jim Otten 18 5 16 0 1 1.000 1.17
Ryan Kurosaki 16 1 9 0 0 1.000 0.63
Joe Edelen 15 6 15 2 1 .913 1.40
John Urrea 14 4 7 1 0 .917 0.79
Dan O'Brien 12 4 4 0 1 1.000 0.67
Earl Bass 11 4 10 0 1 1.000 1.27
Frank Riccelli 10 3 6 2 0 .818 0.90
Rob Dressler 7 8 10 1 2 .947 2.57
Silvio Martinez 7 1 10 0 0 1.000 1.57
Ron Selak 4 1 4 0 0 1.000 1.25
Ken Rudolph 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Al Autry 26 R R 6' 5.0" 225 Feb 29, 1952 Modesto, CA, US
Benny Ayala 27 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 7, 1951 Yauco, PR
Jose Baez 24 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Dec 31, 1953 San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO
Earl Bass 25 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 26, 1952
Dave Bialas 24 R R 6' 1.0" 189 Feb 6, 1954 Houston, TX, US
Tom Bruno 25 R R 6' 5.0" 210 Jan 26, 1953 Chicago, IL, US
Mike Calise 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 16, 1957 Norwalk, CT, US
Manny Castillo 21 S R 5' 9.0" 160 Apr 1, 1957 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Bob Coluccio 26 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Oct 2, 1951 Centralia, WA, US
William Daves 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 29, 1953
Rob Dressler 24 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Feb 2, 1954 Portland, OR, US
Joe Edelen 22 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Sep 16, 1955 Durant, OK, US
Ronnie Farkas 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 30, 1953
George Frazier 23 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Oct 13, 1954 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Nelson Garcia 27 S R 6' 1.0" 143 Sep 16, 1950
Tom Herr 22 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 4, 1956 Lancaster, PA, US
Frank Hunsaker 24 R R 6' 3.0" 209 1954
Dane Iorg 28 L R 6' 0.0" 180 May 11, 1950 Eureka, CA, US
Terry Kennedy 22 L R 6' 3.0" 220 Jun 4, 1956 Euclid, OH, US
Ryan Kurosaki 25 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Jul 3, 1952 Honolulu, HI, US
Jim Lentine 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 16, 1954 Los Angeles, CA, US
Aurelio Lopez 29 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 21, 1948 Tecamachalco, Puebla, MX
Silvio Martinez 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 19, 1955 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Nyls Nyman 24 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 7, 1954 Detroit, MI, US
Dan O'Brien 24 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Apr 22, 1954 St. Petersburg, FL, US
Ken Oberkfell 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 May 4, 1956 Highland, IL, US
Jim Otten 26 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 1, 1951 Lewistown, MT, US
Mike Potter 27 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 16, 1951 Montebello, CA, US
Mike Ramsey 24 S R 6' 1.0" 170 Mar 29, 1954 Roanoke, VA, US
Frank Riccelli 25 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 24, 1953 Syracuse, NY, US
William Rothan 27 R R 6' 3.0" 170 May 16, 1951 Cincinnati, OH, US
Ken Rudolph 31 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Dec 29, 1946 Rockford, IL, US
John Scott 26 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Jan 24, 1952 Jackson, MS, US
Ron Selak 23 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Mar 25, 1955 Berkeley, CA, US
John Tamargo 26 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 7, 1951 Tampa, FL, US
Greg Terlecky 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 20, 1952 Culver City, CA, US
Tommy Toms 26 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 15, 1951 Charlottesville, VA, US
John Urrea 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 9, 1955 Los Angeles, CA, US

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