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1978 Knoxville Sox

1978 > Class AA > 1978 Southern League (West)
Overall: 88-56
Scored 653 runs, Allowed 556 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 83-61

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Joe Jones and Tony La Russa
Represented: Knoxville, TN
Ballpark: Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN)
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 Harold Baines* 19 137 551 502 70 138 16 6 13 72 3 2 43 91 .275 .334 .408 .742 205 2 3 1
2 Ross Baumgarten* 23 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
3 Steve Bowling 26 28 108 87 12 16 2 0 2 10 1 1 15 24 .184 .311 .276 .587 24 2 2 2
4 Marv Foley* 24 103 392 338 52 93 20 5 1 44 1 5 44 37 .275 .358 .373 .731 126 2 4 4
5 Ken Frailing* 30 47 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
6 Fred Frazier 27 2 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
7 Joe Gates* 23 133 560 485 85 161 18 5 4 53 38 15 57 73 .332 .406 .414 .820 201 4 13 1
8 A.J. Hill 19 100 437 395 58 99 13 5 2 30 42 10 32 68 .251 .311 .324 .635 128 3 6 1
9 Quency Hill* 24 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
10 Michael Johnson 23 5 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
11 Rusty Kuntz 23 113 470 395 68 104 25 7 10 57 11 5 61 76 .263 .358 .438 .796 173 1 6 7
12 Mark Naehring 22 140 543 464 73 140 28 4 13 75 7 3 64 72 .302 .388 .463 .851 215 5 4 6
13 Chris Nyman 23 59 211 192 15 35 6 0 3 19 5 1 13 26 .182 .239 .260 .500 50 2 2 2
14 Andy Pasillas 23 66 222 200 19 53 10 1 4 30 1 0 16 24 .265 .317 .385 .702 77 0 4 2
15 Scott Richartz 22 63 167 131 28 29 7 0 0 7 2 2 31 35 .221 .382 .275 .657 36 3 2 0
16 Donn Seidholz 25 104 340 315 27 79 14 2 5 45 3 1 20 44 .251 .294 .356 .649 112 0 3 2
17 Cleo Smith 24 82 334 293 50 78 15 3 11 48 2 0 27 49 .266 .343 .451 .794 132 9 2 3
18 Tom Spencer 27 81 316 281 47 93 14 7 8 44 7 7 30 25 .331 .390 .516 .906 145 0 1 4
19 Tommy Toman* 22 8 23 15 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 5 .200 .455 .200 .655 3 0 1 0
20 Phil Trucks 21 8 21 17 3 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 .176 .300 .235 .535 4 0 1 0
21 Mike Wolf 23 131 461 410 43 90 15 2 5 41 3 3 38 56 .220 .282 .302 .584 124 0 7 6
21 Players 22.7 144 5180 4545 653 1214 204 47 81 577 126 55 500 722 .267 .341 .386 .727 1755 33 61 41 39
* - 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 Rich Barnes* 18 8 6 .571 3.27 25 25 4 1 0 146.0 144 72 53 8 75 0 69 3 0 7 1.500 8.9 0.5 4.6 4.3 0.92
2 Ross Baumgarten* 23 2 1 .667 3.24 4 3 1 0 1 25.0 22 9 9 3 7 0 14 0 0 0 1.160 7.9 1.1 2.5 5.0 2.00
3 Britt Burns* 19 1 1 .500 4.29 4 4 0 0 0 21.0 24 16 10 0 4 0 17 0 1 0 1.333 10.3 0.0 1.7 7.3 4.25
4 Richard Dotson 19 11 10 .524 4.28 26 25 2 0 0 145.0 128 85 69 10 105 0 152 9 0 11 1.607 7.9 0.6 6.5 9.4 1.45
5 Ken Frailing* 30 8 5 .615 3.11 46 8 3 0 11 136.0 145 55 47 8 66 0 80 1 0 6 1.551 9.6 0.5 4.4 5.3 1.21
6 Joe Gates 23 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 5 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 2.500 22.5 9.0 0.0 4.5
7 Quency Hill* 24 5 1 .833 3.29 7 7 1 0 0 41.0 32 16 15 6 14 1 33 1 0 1 1.122 7.0 1.3 3.1 7.2 2.36
8 Fred Howard 21 12 6 .667 2.78 21 20 8 2 0 139.0 111 52 43 8 48 1 109 2 0 4 1.144 7.2 0.5 3.1 7.1 2.27
9 Kent Hunziker 22 4 4 .500 6.06 17 8 0 0 0 52.0 63 35 35 4 26 3 35 2 1 3 1.712 10.9 0.7 4.5 6.1 1.35
10 Mitch Lukevics 24 6 0 1.000 2.73 12 9 1 0 1 66.0 63 25 20 4 17 0 41 4 1 2 1.212 8.6 0.5 2.3 5.6 2.41
11 Larry Monroe 22 4 3 .571 3.95 10 8 1 0 1 57.0 69 33 25 2 32 1 37 0 2 6 1.772 10.9 0.3 5.1 5.8 1.16
12 Bill Moran 27 8 7 .533 2.76 42 0 0 0 11 88.0 70 34 27 2 37 3 69 4 0 1 1.216 7.2 0.2 3.8 7.1 1.86
13 Ramon Murillo 22 4 1 .800 3.39 27 0 0 0 6 61.0 56 31 23 2 24 1 58 4 2 2 1.311 8.3 0.3 3.5 8.6 2.42
14 Mike Pazik* 28 3 3 .500 3.00 10 9 3 1 1 66.0 61 24 22 3 32 0 24 0 0 1 1.409 8.3 0.4 4.4 3.3 0.75
15 Scott Richartz 22 0 0 3.86 7 0 0 0 0 14.0 15 6 6 0 7 0 6 0 1 5 1.571 9.6 0.0 4.5 3.9 0.86
16 Duane Shaffer 27 2 3 .400 4.40 17 2 1 0 2 43.0 45 29 21 5 21 2 29 5 0 1 1.535 9.4 1.0 4.4 6.1 1.38
17 Jackie Smith* 23 2 2 .500 4.33 9 4 0 0 1 27.0 36 18 13 1 14 3 23 1 0 1 1.852 12.0 0.3 4.7 7.7 1.64
18 Steve Trout* 20 8 3 .727 1.65 12 12 2 1 0 71.0 46 16 13 3 33 0 48 2 0 5 1.113 5.8 0.4 4.2 6.1 1.45
18 Players 23.3 88 56 .611 3.39 144 144 117 27 12 35 1203.0 1135 556 453 71 562 15 845 38 8 56 1.411 8.5 0.5 4.2 6.3 1.50
* - 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
Marv Foley 93 544 68 6 12 .990 6.58 8
Andy Pasillas 56 286 23 2 4 .994 5.52 2
Phil Trucks 6 33 4 0 0 1.000 6.17 0
Donn Seidholz 4 6 1 0 0 1.000 1.75 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Nyman 53 418 28 10 48 .978 8.42
Donn Seidholz 42 293 27 1 34 .997 7.62
Cleo Smith 32 217 20 7 27 .971 7.41
Harold Baines 10 74 5 3 5 .963 7.90
Tom Spencer 9 59 7 1 6 .985 7.33
Marv Foley 7 40 1 1 3 .976 5.86
Steve Bowling 2 23 2 2 1 .926 12.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
A.J. Hill 98 219 246 19 65 .961 4.74
Joe Gates 46 106 106 9 28 .959 4.61
Donn Seidholz 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Fred Frazier 2 6 7 0 1 1.000 6.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Naehring 135 100 255 22 32 .942 2.63
Donn Seidholz 8 6 9 1 1 .938 1.88
Joe Gates 5 4 8 1 2 .923 2.40
Tom Spencer 1 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Wolf 130 223 364 23 76 .962 4.52
Donn Seidholz 21 30 37 13 9 .838 3.19
Mark Naehring 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harold Baines 121 217 17 10 3 .959 1.93
Rusty Kuntz 110 244 9 3 1 .988 2.30
Tom Spencer 62 104 1 2 0 .981 1.69
Scott Richartz 58 84 4 2 0 .978 1.52
Joe Gates 49 54 4 3 0 .951 1.18
Donn Seidholz 27 35 4 0 0 1.000 1.44
Steve Bowling 18 34 0 2 0 .944 1.89
Cleo Smith 13 18 2 4 0 .833 1.54
Tommy Toman 6 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.67
Andy Pasillas 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ken Frailing 46 6 27 1 5 .971 0.72
Bill Moran 42 3 10 0 1 1.000 0.31
Ramon Murillo 27 6 2 1 0 .889 0.30
Richard Dotson 26 6 20 1 1 .963 1.00
Rich Barnes 25 7 35 4 2 .913 1.68
Fred Howard 21 4 20 1 1 .960 1.14
Kent Hunziker 17 1 8 0 1 1.000 0.53
Duane Shaffer 17 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.35
Mitch Lukevics 12 1 12 0 1 1.000 1.08
Steve Trout 12 6 10 0 2 1.000 1.33
Larry Monroe 10 4 8 1 1 .923 1.20
Mike Pazik 10 1 8 0 0 1.000 0.90
Jackie Smith 9 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.22
Quency Hill 7 1 9 0 0 1.000 1.43
Scott Richartz 7 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.14
Ross Baumgarten 4 2 7 0 0 1.000 2.25
Britt Burns 4 3 3 1 0 .857 1.50
Joe Gates 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Harold Baines 19 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Mar 15, 1959 Easton, MD, US
Rich Barnes 18 R L 6' 4.0" 186 Jul 21, 1959 Palm Beach, FL, US
Ross Baumgarten 23 L L 6' 1.0" 180 May 27, 1955 Highland Park, IL, US
Steve Bowling 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 26, 1952 Tulsa, OK, US
Britt Burns 19 L L 6' 5.0" 215 Jun 8, 1959 Houston, TX, US
Richard Dotson 19 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 10, 1959 Cincinnati, OH, US
Marv Foley 24 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Aug 29, 1953 Stanford, KY, US
Ken Frailing 30 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 19, 1948 Madison, WI, US
Fred Frazier 27 R R 5' 9.0" 155 May 11, 1951
Joe Gates 23 L R 5' 7.0" 175 Oct 3, 1954 Gary, IN, US
A.J. Hill 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Nov 12, 1958
Quency Hill 24 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Sep 17, 1953 Dallas, TX, US
Fred Howard 21 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 2, 1956 Portland, ME, US
Kent Hunziker 22 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1956
Michael Johnson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1955
Rusty Kuntz 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Feb 4, 1955 Orange, CA, US
Mitch Lukevics 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 3, 1953
Larry Monroe 22 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 20, 1956 Detroit, MI, US
Bill Moran 27 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Sep 26, 1950 Portsmouth, VA, US
Ramon Murillo 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 18, 1956
Mark Naehring 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Feb 9, 1956
Chris Nyman 23 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jun 6, 1955 Pomona, CA, US
Andy Pasillas 23 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Oct 22, 1954
Mike Pazik 28 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Jan 26, 1950 Lynn, MA, US
Scott Richartz 22 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Feb 13, 1956
Donn Seidholz 25 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1953
Duane Shaffer 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 27, 1950
Cleo Smith 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 11, 1953 Marvell, AR, US
Jackie Smith 23 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 6, 1955
Tom Spencer 27 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Feb 28, 1951 Gallipolis, OH, US
Tommy Toman 22 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 12, 1956
Steve Trout 20 L L 6' 4.0" 195 Jul 30, 1957 Detroit, MI, US
Phil Trucks 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Aug 6, 1956
Mike Wolf 23 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Jun 20, 1955

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