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1979 Medicine Hat Blue Jays

1979 > Class Rookie > 1979 Pioneer League (North)
Overall: 27-42
Scored 388 runs, Allowed 512 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 26-43

Affiliation: Toronto Blue Jays-AL
Manager: Dennis Holmberg
Represented: Medicine Hat, AB, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

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 Juan Castillo 20 34 93 77 13 15 2 0 2 6 4 1 14 44 .195 .333 .299 .632 23 2 0 0
2 Rolando Columna* 20 32 93 76 17 15 4 1 0 7 2 2 16 19 .197 .344 .276 .620 21 1 0 0
3 Jose Concepcion 20 28 70 64 8 16 3 0 0 3 0 0 6 13 .250 .314 .297 .611 19 0 0 0
4 Ricky Eberly* 22 63 258 210 32 58 7 2 3 46 0 0 43 26 .276 .399 .371 .771 78 2 0 3
5 Toby Hernandez 20 63 228 210 20 45 4 1 2 22 1 0 7 52 .214 .260 .271 .532 57 6 5 0
6 Ramon Javier -- 22 50 41 3 4 1 0 0 3 1 0 7 19 .098 .224 .122 .346 5 0 1 1
7 Fred Manrique 17 66 293 270 47 81 8 10 2 30 4 2 15 59 .300 .345 .426 .771 115 4 3 1
8 Hector Moncion* 19 56 223 191 36 43 5 2 0 17 8 6 23 17 .225 .312 .272 .584 52 3 2 4
9 Frank Moscat 17 40 129 105 20 22 3 1 0 18 1 1 20 44 .210 .336 .257 .593 27 1 1 2
10 Julio Paula# 20 56 255 226 41 65 8 2 4 30 10 3 26 56 .288 .362 .394 .756 89 1 1 1
11 Ron Shepherd 18 49 197 178 21 37 6 2 3 20 4 1 15 66 .208 .274 .315 .589 56 2 0 2
12 Phillip Turner 21 69 307 269 39 72 8 3 2 37 2 2 35 36 .268 .358 .342 .700 92 3 0 0
13 Jimmy Waugh 22 57 257 227 43 72 14 1 9 36 5 2 21 42 .317 .377 .507 .884 115 4 0 5
14 Lee Wetenkamp 22 66 266 233 48 66 15 3 6 43 0 1 29 54 .283 .372 .451 .823 105 4 0 0
14 Players 20.0 69 2719 2377 388 611 88 28 33 318 42 21 277 547 .257 .340 .359 .700 854 33 13 19 8
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 Bradley Burger 19 1 3 .250 6.84 8 3 0 0 0 25.0 33 27 19 2 11 0 16 2 0 1 1.760 11.9 0.7 4.0 5.8 1.45
2 Cesar Chavez 18 0 1 .000 9.45 12 1 0 0 0 20.0 25 25 21 2 13 0 14 0 0 4 1.900 11.2 0.9 5.8 6.3 1.08
3 Gregory Coughlin* 20 0 0 19.50 7 0 0 0 0 6.0 13 16 13 1 11 0 6 0 0 1 4.000 19.5 1.5 16.5 9.0 0.55
4 Mark Eichhorn 18 7 6 .538 3.39 16 14 3 1 0 93.0 101 62 35 7 26 2 66 5 4 4 1.366 9.8 0.7 2.5 6.4 2.54
5 Paul Gambrell* 21 0 2 .000 5.84 12 3 0 0 0 37.0 41 28 24 3 21 0 31 3 1 5 1.676 10.0 0.7 5.1 7.5 1.48
6 Mark Holton 19 1 5 .167 7.83 11 10 0 0 0 46.0 62 53 40 5 41 1 25 2 0 16 2.239 12.1 1.0 8.0 4.9 0.61
7 Orvin Kiser 25 5 5 .500 3.07 24 0 0 0 3 44.0 40 27 15 2 31 1 37 3 1 2 1.614 8.2 0.4 6.3 7.6 1.19
8 Junior Phillips 22 4 5 .444 5.83 16 14 1 0 0 88.0 103 69 57 7 39 2 69 7 1 8 1.614 10.5 0.7 4.0 7.1 1.77
9 William Rosenlund 19 1 2 .333 6.00 8 3 0 0 0 18.0 18 21 12 0 17 0 7 1 0 2 1.944 9.0 0.0 8.5 3.5 0.41
10 John Seiber 18 6 6 .500 3.23 16 15 2 0 0 92.0 101 58 33 7 39 0 73 0 0 11 1.522 9.9 0.7 3.8 7.1 1.87
11 Steve Senteney 23 2 5 .286 3.09 26 3 1 0 11 64.0 51 29 22 1 29 1 79 0 0 4 1.250 7.2 0.1 4.1 11.1 2.72
12 Luis Soriano 20 0 1 .000 7.12 18 3 0 0 0 43.0 59 53 34 3 31 3 35 5 0 2 2.093 12.3 0.6 6.5 7.3 1.13
13 Silverio Valdez 17 0 1 .000 15.55 12 0 0 0 1 22.0 51 44 38 7 17 0 15 1 0 3 3.091 20.9 2.9 7.0 6.1 0.88
13 Players 20.4 27 42 .391 5.47 69 69 62 7 1 15 597.0 698 512 363 47 326 10 473 29 7 63 1.715 10.5 0.7 4.9 7.1 1.45

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
Toby Hernandez 62 398 57 18 2 .962 7.34 26
Jose Concepcion 16 70 4 1 0 .987 4.63 9

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phillip Turner 67 627 34 14 51 .979 9.87
Ricky Eberly 1 7 2 0 0 1.000 9.00
Lee Wetenkamp 1 9 1 1 2 .909 10.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Julio Paula 44 101 145 18 33 .932 5.59
Frank Moscat 32 62 75 9 13 .938 4.28
Rolando Columna 1 1 2 2 0 .600 3.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ricky Eberly 52 34 94 28 4 .821 2.46
Lee Wetenkamp 10 16 19 3 3 .921 3.50
Julio Paula 9 8 14 1 0 .957 2.44
Rolando Columna 2 0 1 1 0 .500 0.50

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Manrique 65 103 208 37 36 .894 4.78
Julio Paula 8 16 14 5 2 .857 3.75
Juan Castillo 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Rolando Columna 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lee Wetenkamp 53 66 5 7 0 .910 1.34
Hector Moncion 50 69 7 7 0 .916 1.52
Ron Shepherd 49 92 5 8 0 .924 1.98
Juan Castillo 28 22 3 6 0 .806 0.89
Jimmy Waugh 27 34 3 1 0 .974 1.37
Ramon Javier 19 19 1 1 0 .952 1.05
Rolando Columna 4 3 0 1 0 .750 0.75
Ricky Eberly 3 3 1 1 0 .800 1.33

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Senteney 26 1 6 1 0 .875 0.27
Orvin Kiser 24 0 12 0 0 1.000 0.50
Luis Soriano 18 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.28
Mark Eichhorn 16 11 28 1 4 .975 2.44
Junior Phillips 16 2 11 1 1 .929 0.81
John Seiber 16 6 12 2 1 .900 1.13
Cesar Chavez 12 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.33
Paul Gambrell 12 3 7 1 0 .909 0.83
Silverio Valdez 12 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Mark Holton 11 0 6 1 0 .857 0.55
Bradley Burger 8 0 5 1 0 .833 0.63
William Rosenlund 8 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.75
Gregory Coughlin 7 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.29

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bradley Burger 19 L R 6' 1.0" 185 1960
Juan Castillo 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 1959
Cesar Chavez 18 R 6' 2.0" 165 1961
Rolando Columna 20 L R 5' 10.0" 155 1959
Jose Concepcion 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1959
Gregory Coughlin 20 L L 6' 1.0" 195 1959
Ricky Eberly 22 L R 5' 8.0" 175 1957
Mark Eichhorn 18 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Nov 21, 1960 San Jose, CA, US
Paul Gambrell 21 L 6' 1.0" 203 1958
Toby Hernandez 20 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Nov 30, 1958 Calabozo, Guarico, VE
Mark Holton 19 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 5, 1959 McKeesport, PA, US
Ramon Javier -- R R Unknown
Orvin Kiser 25 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1954
Fred Manrique 17 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Nov 5, 1961 Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar, VE
Hector Moncion 19 L L 6' 0.0" 160 1960
Frank Moscat 17 R R 6' 2.0" 175 May 20, 1962 Bani, Peravia, DO
Julio Paula 20 S R 6' 0.0" 160 1959
Junior Phillips 22 R 6' 1.0" 1957
William Rosenlund 19 R 6' 3.0" 195 1960
John Seiber 18 R 6' 3.0" 180 1961
Steve Senteney 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 7, 1955 Indianapolis, IN, US
Ron Shepherd 18 R R 6' 4.0" 175 Oct 27, 1960 Longview, TX, US
Luis Soriano 20 R R 6' 4.0" 165 1959
Phillip Turner 21 R R 6' 2.0" 215 1958
Silverio Valdez 17 R R 6' 1.0" 172 Nov 18, 1961 Gautier, DO
Jimmy Waugh 22 R R 6' 3.0" 210 1957
Lee Wetenkamp 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 1957

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