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1979 Spokane Indians

1979 > Class AAA > 1979 Pacific Coast League (North)
Overall: 68-79
Scored 705 runs, Allowed 779 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 67-80

Affiliation: Seattle Mariners-AL
Manager: Rene Lachemann
Represented: Spokane, WA
Ballpark: Avista Stadium (Spokane, WA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

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 Charlie Beamon* 25 52 219 204 31 72 14 4 2 35 11 3 14 9 .353 .397 .490 .887 100 1 0 0
2 Juan Bernhardt 25 98 413 391 43 106 18 2 3 49 1 2 17 22 .271 .303 .350 .653 137 2 0 3
3 Greg Biagini 27 19 74 66 12 16 3 2 1 10 0 0 7 17 .242 .311 .394 .705 26 0 0 1
4 Bud Bulling 26 52 184 160 23 54 14 2 2 18 2 2 22 18 .338 .421 .488 .908 78 1 1 0
5 Rod Craig# 21 46 204 181 36 57 8 2 2 13 16 6 18 18 .315 .378 .414 .792 75 1 3 1
6 Ed Crosby* 30 103 380 338 50 81 11 4 0 36 3 1 35 23 .240 .313 .296 .609 100 2 3 2
7 Manny Estrada 27 116 452 398 66 107 26 1 1 34 13 4 46 32 .269 .344 .347 .690 138 1 4 3
8 Frankie George 26 16 58 51 9 16 4 0 1 5 1 1 6 6 .314 .397 .451 .848 23 1 0 0
9 Jack Heidemann 29 100 387 339 45 80 17 2 0 36 2 4 37 53 .236 .305 .298 .603 101 0 4 7
10 Ken Pape 27 45 122 111 14 35 6 1 0 9 1 2 10 9 .315 .372 .387 .759 43 0 1 0
11 Ed Pebley* 24 21 91 79 11 24 4 0 0 2 1 1 12 8 .304 .396 .354 .750 28 0 0 0
12 Jack Pierce* 30 133 529 472 64 132 27 4 16 90 1 2 48 92 .280 .343 .456 .799 215 1 2 6
13 Rob Pietroburgo# 22 33 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0
14 Bill Plummer 32 116 424 369 37 94 12 2 4 46 1 1 42 66 .255 .332 .331 .662 122 3 5 5
15 Mike Potter 28 117 452 407 47 101 12 4 5 47 1 2 40 87 .248 .315 .334 .649 136 0 4 1
16 Royle Stillman* 28 131 591 492 90 148 30 4 7 90 6 5 89 68 .301 .403 .421 .824 207 0 3 7 Stats for 2 teams
17 Steve Stroughter* 27 81 342 300 58 90 18 5 12 43 6 4 36 35 .300 .375 .513 .888 154 1 3 2
18 Rafael Vasquez 21 23 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
19 Danny Walton 31 146 595 522 71 135 39 0 15 81 2 2 60 103 .259 .340 .420 .760 219 7 1 5
20 Reggie Walton 26 122 498 463 79 149 31 7 11 76 9 5 29 71 .322 .362 .490 .852 227 2 1 3
20 Players 27.9 147 5480 4900 705 1360 265 42 76 634 71 42 486 678 .278 .343 .395 .738 1937 23 32 39 29
* - 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 Bud Anderson 23 2 13 .133 6.43 19 19 1 0 0 105.0 124 84 75 7 60 0 56 2 0 2 1.752 10.6 0.6 5.1 4.8 0.93
2 Charlie Beamon* 25 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
3 Greg Biercevicz 23 10 10 .500 4.72 24 22 5 1 0 141.0 166 91 74 15 41 1 66 2 0 7 1.468 10.6 1.0 2.6 4.2 1.61
4 Steve Burke 24 3 1 .750 6.80 40 1 0 0 2 82.0 116 80 62 3 40 0 42 3 0 12 1.902 12.7 0.3 4.4 4.6 1.05
5 Ed Crosby 30 0 0 18.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 4.000 0.0 0.0 36.0 0.0 0.00
6 Mike Davey* 27 4 4 .500 3.91 66 1 0 0 12 92.0 103 46 40 4 39 4 64 0 1 1 1.543 10.1 0.4 3.8 6.3 1.64
7 Joe Decker 32 3 2 .600 3.06 29 4 0 0 5 53.0 51 21 18 0 34 4 29 0 0 4 1.604 8.7 0.0 5.8 4.9 0.85
8 Rob Dressler 25 3 4 .429 3.77 10 10 4 0 0 74.0 76 36 31 2 24 1 39 0 0 3 1.351 9.2 0.2 2.9 4.7 1.63
9 Gary Lance 30 10 8 .556 2.94 54 10 2 0 5 147.0 161 73 48 3 56 5 73 4 1 3 1.476 9.9 0.2 3.4 4.5 1.30
10 Jim Lewis 23 13 11 .542 3.69 28 28 8 1 0 183.0 206 95 75 10 56 2 98 3 0 5 1.432 10.1 0.5 2.8 4.8 1.75
11 Rob Pietroburgo* 22 1 4 .200 6.17 32 0 0 0 1 54.0 62 40 37 6 17 0 33 0 0 1 1.463 10.3 1.0 2.8 5.5 1.94
12 Bill Plummer 32 0 0 18.00 2 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.000 27.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
13 Robert Simond* 22 2 6 .250 5.24 12 12 1 0 0 67.0 90 53 39 4 42 0 38 1 2 4 1.970 12.1 0.5 5.6 5.1 0.90
14 Randy Stein 26 7 2 .778 2.18 16 15 2 1 0 95.0 79 35 23 3 33 1 59 1 0 2 1.179 7.5 0.3 3.1 5.6 1.79 Stats for 2 teams
15 Rafael Vasquez 21 8 11 .421 5.36 22 21 9 0 0 126.0 153 90 75 11 50 1 63 2 1 4 1.611 10.9 0.8 3.6 4.5 1.26
16 Gary Wheelock 27 7 5 .583 4.36 18 15 2 0 0 97.0 118 53 47 7 30 2 19 2 1 3 1.526 10.9 0.6 2.8 1.8 0.63
16 Players 25.4 68 79 .463 4.53 147 147 113 34 5 25 1247.0 1457 779 627 72 502 21 635 19 6 51 1.571 10.5 0.5 3.6 4.6 1.26
* - 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
Bill Plummer 102 467 49 13 9 .975 5.06 9
Bud Bulling 50 218 31 4 3 .984 4.98 8

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Pierce 130 1172 80 17 115 .987 9.63
Charlie Beamon 12 108 11 2 8 .983 9.92
Juan Bernhardt 7 45 3 1 2 .980 6.86
Bill Plummer 3 22 0 1 3 .957 7.33
Ken Pape 2 15 1 1 1 .941 8.00
Royle Stillman 1 4 0 0 1 1.000 4.00 Stats for 2 teams
Danny Walton 1 3 0 0 1 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Heidemann 88 169 300 13 64 .973 5.33
Manny Estrada 54 113 156 10 55 .964 4.98
Ed Pebley 5 13 13 1 4 .963 5.20
Juan Bernhardt 2 6 7 0 3 1.000 6.50
Ed Crosby 2 1 4 1 1 .833 2.50
Ken Pape 2 2 7 0 1 1.000 4.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Juan Bernhardt 75 72 127 12 10 .943 2.65
Manny Estrada 33 22 49 6 5 .922 2.15
Greg Biagini 17 15 30 5 2 .900 2.65
Ken Pape 13 9 18 2 3 .931 2.08
Bill Plummer 9 5 11 1 4 .941 1.78
Ed Crosby 4 1 6 1 0 .875 1.75
Ed Pebley 2 1 2 0 1 1.000 1.50
Jack Pierce 2 1 3 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Crosby 92 153 254 26 61 .940 4.42
Manny Estrada 26 35 79 13 15 .898 4.38
Ken Pape 14 17 41 8 5 .879 4.14
Ed Pebley 14 24 53 6 10 .928 5.50
Jack Heidemann 8 10 21 0 6 1.000 3.88

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Reggie Walton 120 298 7 9 0 .971 2.54
Mike Potter 117 206 13 7 4 .969 1.87
Royle Stillman 100 158 17 5 2 .972 1.75 Stats for 2 teams
Steve Stroughter 79 143 9 3 0 .981 1.92
Rod Craig 45 113 2 1 1 .991 2.56
Charlie Beamon 40 85 3 2 0 .978 2.20
Juan Bernhardt 17 33 1 1 0 .971 2.00
Frankie George 16 36 1 0 0 1.000 2.31
Manny Estrada 5 12 0 0 0 1.000 2.40
Greg Biagini 2 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Davey 66 2 11 0 0 1.000 0.20
Gary Lance 54 7 20 1 0 .964 0.50
Steve Burke 40 7 18 3 3 .893 0.63
Rob Pietroburgo 32 0 6 1 0 .857 0.19
Joe Decker 29 4 11 0 0 1.000 0.52
Jim Lewis 28 15 35 4 2 .926 1.79
Greg Biercevicz 24 11 22 6 0 .846 1.38
Rafael Vasquez 22 11 12 1 2 .958 1.05
Bud Anderson 19 4 15 3 0 .864 1.00
Gary Wheelock 18 8 17 1 1 .962 1.39
Randy Stein 16 10 15 4 1 .862 1.56 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Simond 12 5 13 0 1 1.000 1.50
Rob Dressler 10 4 20 1 0 .960 2.40
Bill Plummer 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Charlie Beamon 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ed Crosby 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bud Anderson 23 R R 6' 3.0" 210 May 27, 1956 Westbury, NY, US
Charlie Beamon 25 L L 6' 1.0" 183 Dec 4, 1953 Oakland, CA, US
Juan Bernhardt 25 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Aug 31, 1953 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Greg Biagini 27 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 12, 1952 Chicago, IL, US
Greg Biercevicz 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 21, 1955 Derby, CT, US
Bud Bulling 26 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Dec 15, 1952 Lynwood, CA, US
Steve Burke 24 S R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 5, 1955 Stockton, CA, US
Rod Craig 21 S R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 12, 1958 Los Angeles, CA, US
Ed Crosby 30 L R 6' 2.0" 175 May 26, 1949 Long Beach, CA, US
Mike Davey 27 R L 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 2, 1952 Spokane, WA, US
Joe Decker 32 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 16, 1947 Storm Lake, IA, US
Rob Dressler 25 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Feb 2, 1954 Portland, OR, US
Manny Estrada 27 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jun 9, 1952 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Frankie George 26 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jun 16, 1953 San Diego, CA, US
Jack Heidemann 29 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 11, 1949 Brenham, TX, US
Gary Lance 30 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Sep 21, 1948 Greenville, SC, US
Jim Lewis 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 12, 1955 Miami, FL, US
Ken Pape 27 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Oct 1, 1951 San Antonio, TX, US
Ed Pebley 24 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Oct 18, 1954
Jack Pierce 30 L R 6' 0.0" 210 Jun 2, 1949 Laurel, MS, US
Rob Pietroburgo 22 S L 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 1, 1957 Columbia, MO, US
Bill Plummer 32 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Mar 21, 1947 Oakland, CA, US
Mike Potter 28 R R 6' 1.0" 195 May 16, 1951 Montebello, CA, US
Robert Simond 22 L L 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 26, 1957 Chicago, IL, US
Randy Stein 26 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Mar 7, 1953 Pomona, CA, US
Royle Stillman 28 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 2, 1951 Santa Monica, CA, US
Steve Stroughter 27 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 15, 1952 Visalia, CA, US
Rafael Vasquez 21 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jun 28, 1958 La Romana, La Romana, DO
Danny Walton 31 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Jul 14, 1947 Los Angeles, CA, US
Reggie Walton 26 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Oct 24, 1952 Kansas City, MO, US
Gary Wheelock 27 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Nov 29, 1951 Bakersfield, CA, US

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