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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
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Benny Ayala2747185165164120521021815.248.321.352.67258011
2Jose Baez2433119105182924017251412.276.361.371.73339000
3Earl Bass2511110000000000.000.000.000.0000000
4Dave Bialas242085711020401900149.282.400.380.78027000
5Tom Bruno2521330100000001.333.333.333.6671000
6Mike Calise211237365711122015.194.216.361.57713000
7Manny Castillo#211084123823996211239341720.251.289.327.616125544
8Bob Coluccio261235286920030253.321.441.393.83411110
9William Daves241238347720140047.206.289.353.64212000
10Ronnie Farkas2410941135455971286491054768.274.361.404.765143343
11George Frazier23321000000000101.0000000
12Nelson Garcia#273613412515315121321717.248.293.352.64544110
13Tom Herr#2233110861624610831217.279.421.372.79332030
14Frank Hunsaker241847422920030037.214.261.262.52311011
15Dane Iorg*2889391345731282002487103537.371.425.6381.062220308
16Terry Kennedy*226426423035761301046113340.330.417.517.934119100
17Jim Lentine231114934069213927711631997445.342.449.525.974213733
18Nyls Nyman*24882812612764724241141520.245.282.333.61587014
19Ken Oberkfell*22642772424169134638602721.285.355.446.802108143
20Mike Potter27114476418781111552290414768.266.335.483.819202128
21Mike Ramsey#24994393825392842302194748.241.322.298.620114073
22Frank Riccelli*2510540100000001.250.250.250.5001010
23William Rothan2727112000000000.000.000.000.0000000
24Ken Rudolph3142124110122220611001019.200.267.382.64842040
25John Scott2612155250584142251125750123783.281.331.406.737205253
26John Tamargo#26652742223567141943004617.302.427.495.923110402
27Tommy Toms2628110000000000.000.000.000.0000000
28John Urrea2314441100000001.250.250.250.5001000
28 Players24.71365200456372312832034012465713555523571.281.356.425.780193829424337
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Al Autry2632.6005.2625400077.068534510623665381.6887.91.27.27.71.06
2Earl Bass2534.4295.52111110062.073473815321433121.69410.62.24.66.21.34
3Tom Bruno2559.3574.392115312121.0111645914333981161.1908.31.02.57.32.97
4Rob Dressler2414.2005.937710041.04830272201151011.65910.50.44.43.30.75
5Joe Edelen2225.2864.79151410062.08141337312372111.80611.81.04.55.41.19
6George Frazier2365.5453.3932100669.05933264254522001.2177.70.53.36.82.08
7Ryan Kurosaki2552.7142.4016000330.01898382210000.8675.40.92.46.32.63
8Aurelio Lopez2966.5003.5534000976.07237305397812051.4618.50.64.69.62.08
9Silvio Martinez2252.7142.177732054.03915134242420211.1676.50.74.07.01.75
10Dan O'Brien2441.8003.4412610155.04525215322403021.4007.40.85.26.51.25
11Jim Otten2655.5004.70181120090.090564717505654151.5569.01.75.06.51.30
12Frank Riccelli*2533.5003.0610830050.05123173281511031.5809.20.55.09.21.82
13William Rothan27105.6675.562525300144.0162978922857807061.71510.11.45.35.00.94
14Ken Rudolph31009.00100001.011112000103.0009.09.018.00.00.00
15Ron Selak2302.0009.004400017.01917176120131001.82410.13.26.46.91.08
16Greg Terlecky2685.6155.622517310125.0148887820494574051.57610.71.43.54.11.16
17Tommy Toms2625.2865.0928100146.05228265124330011.39110.21.02.36.52.75
18John Urrea2321.6675.8014500145.04832296220390031.5569.61.24.47.81.77
18 Players25.27066.5154.67136136115216231165.01189698604150565488343610491.5069.21.24.46.41.48
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Terry Kennedy593272672.9815.985
John Tamargo473262391.9757.437
Ken Rudolph301531332.9825.533
Frank Hunsaker1052310.9825.500
William Daves3150001.0005.000

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Dane Iorg81632611264.9838.56
Nyls Nyman231881438.9858.78
Mike Potter21185150161.0009.52
Ken Rudolph1163833.9596.45
William Daves530221.9416.40
Terry Kennedy240021.0002.00
Jose Baez120001.0002.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Manny Castillo751321901436.9584.29
Tom Herr284563715.9393.86
Ken Oberkfell244255041.0004.04
Jose Baez18375438.9685.06

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ronnie Farkas63531001312.9222.43
Ken Oberkfell36315656.9462.42
Manny Castillo23133022.9561.87
John Scott13111721.9332.15
Mike Calise1071431.8752.10
Dane Iorg233001.0003.00
John Tamargo102001.0002.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mike Ramsey941722234152.9064.20
Ronnie Farkas43601311218.9414.44
Ken Oberkfell44210.8571.50

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jim Lentine108230450.9792.17
John Scott107235772.9722.26
Mike Potter79156451.9702.03
Benny Ayala4370130.9591.65
Nelson Garcia3672722.9752.19
Dave Bialas2031210.9711.65
Nyls Nyman17183001.0001.24
Dane Iorg680001.0001.33
Bob Coluccio330001.0001.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Aurelio Lopez345821.8670.38
George Frazier3251020.8820.47
Tommy Toms284630.7690.36
Al Autry2541621.9090.80
William Rothan251231011.0001.72
Greg Terlecky25122533.9251.48
Tom Bruno2181410.9571.05
Jim Otten18516011.0001.17
Ryan Kurosaki1619001.0000.63
Joe Edelen1561521.9131.40
John Urrea144710.9170.79
Dan O'Brien1244011.0000.67
Earl Bass11410011.0001.27
Frank Riccelli103620.8180.90
Rob Dressler781012.9472.57
Silvio Martinez7110001.0001.57
Ron Selak414001.0001.25
Ken Rudolph100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Al Autry26RR6' 5.0"225Feb 29, 1952Modesto, CA, US
Benny Ayala27RR6' 1.0"185Feb 7, 1951Yauco, PR
Jose Baez24RR5' 8.0"160Dec 31, 1953San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO
Earl Bass25RR6' 1.0"175Nov 26, 1952
Dave Bialas24RR6' 1.0"189Feb 6, 1954Houston, TX, US
Tom Bruno25RR6' 5.0"210Jan 26, 1953Chicago, IL, US
Mike Calise21RR6' 1.0"200Mar 16, 1957Norwalk, CT, US
Manny Castillo21SR5' 9.0"160Apr 1, 1957Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Bob Coluccio26RR5' 11.0"183Oct 2, 1951Centralia, WA, US
William Daves24RR6' 2.0"195Aug 29, 1953
Rob Dressler24RR6' 3.0"180Feb 2, 1954Portland, OR, US
Joe Edelen22RR6' 0.0"165Sep 16, 1955Durant, OK, US
Ronnie Farkas24RR6' 0.0"180Jul 30, 1953
George Frazier23RR6' 5.0"205Oct 13, 1954Oklahoma City, OK, US
Nelson Garcia27SR6' 1.0"143Sep 16, 1950
Tom Herr22SR6' 0.0"175Apr 4, 1956Lancaster, PA, US
Frank Hunsaker24RR6' 3.0"2091954
Dane Iorg28LR6' 0.0"180May 11, 1950Eureka, CA, US
Terry Kennedy22LR6' 3.0"220Jun 4, 1956Euclid, OH, US
Ryan Kurosaki25RR5' 10.0"160Jul 3, 1952Honolulu, HI, US
Jim Lentine23RR6' 0.0"175Jul 16, 1954Los Angeles, CA, US
Aurelio Lopez29RR6' 0.0"185Sep 21, 1948Tecamachalco, Puebla, MX
Silvio Martinez22RR5' 10.0"170Aug 19, 1955Santiago, Santiago, DO
Nyls Nyman24LR6' 0.0"170Mar 7, 1954Detroit, MI, US
Dan O'Brien24RR6' 4.0"215Apr 22, 1954St. Petersburg, FL, US
Ken Oberkfell22LR6' 0.0"175May 4, 1956Highland, IL, US
Jim Otten26RR6' 2.0"195Jul 1, 1951Lewistown, MT, US
Mike Potter27RR6' 1.0"195May 16, 1951Montebello, CA, US
Mike Ramsey24SR6' 1.0"170Mar 29, 1954Roanoke, VA, US
Frank Riccelli25LL6' 3.0"205Feb 24, 1953Syracuse, NY, US
William Rothan27RR6' 3.0"170May 16, 1951Cincinnati, OH, US
Ken Rudolph31RR6' 1.0"180Dec 29, 1946Rockford, IL, US
John Scott26RR6' 2.0"165Jan 24, 1952Jackson, MS, US
Ron Selak23RR6' 2.0"170Mar 25, 1955Berkeley, CA, US
John Tamargo26SR5' 10.0"170Nov 7, 1951Tampa, FL, US
Greg Terlecky26RR6' 3.0"200Mar 20, 1952Culver City, CA, US
Tommy Toms26RR6' 4.0"195Oct 15, 1951Charlottesville, VA, US
John Urrea23RR6' 3.0"200Feb 9, 1955Los Angeles, CA, US

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