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1979 Visalia Oaks

1979 > Class A > 1979 California League (South)
Overall: 86-54
Scored 876 runs, Allowed 703 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-56

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Tom Kelly
Represented: Visalia, CA
Ballpark: Recreation Park (II) (Visalia, CA)
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 Wade Adamson 23 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
2 Timothy Barr* 23 39 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
3 Kenneth Berger* 23 76 318 264 61 63 11 5 2 25 11 2 46 51 .239 .356 .341 .696 90 3 3 2
4 Chino Cadahia 21 91 336 281 45 80 15 0 6 59 2 2 40 23 .285 .369 .402 .771 113 2 5 8
5 Paul Croft 19 69 307 250 68 71 11 3 9 39 24 4 48 71 .284 .408 .460 .868 115 6 1 2
6 Jerry Ennis 23 131 561 491 75 135 22 5 4 63 11 7 53 73 .275 .348 .365 .712 179 6 3 8
7 Mark Funderburk 22 128 556 484 106 150 20 1 31 109 11 3 56 101 .310 .384 .548 .931 265 7 1 8
8 Steve Green 21 27 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
9 Randy Greer* 23 118 479 385 82 101 14 4 2 48 22 4 81 54 .262 .390 .335 .725 129 4 2 7
10 Abner Johnson 25 25 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
11 Tom Kelly* 28 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
12 Bernardo Leonard 26 4 20 19 2 6 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 5 .316 .350 .474 .824 9 0 0 0
13 William Marrero 20 15 56 47 7 10 1 0 1 6 0 0 9 25 .213 .339 .298 .637 14 0 0 0
14 Martyn Maxwell 25 26 111 93 26 31 7 1 7 19 1 3 16 21 .333 .432 .656 1.088 61 1 0 1
15 Blane McDonald 22 96 362 320 49 87 21 2 10 62 4 3 29 47 .272 .331 .444 .774 142 3 2 8
16 Alvin Moore 21 108 408 331 60 89 5 4 9 56 10 4 75 55 .269 .402 .390 .792 129 0 0 2
17 Les Pearsey 23 133 613 531 111 173 27 9 20 121 12 4 68 88 .326 .402 .524 .925 278 4 3 7
18 Andres Romero* 21 117 459 393 54 105 20 7 6 67 19 8 53 67 .267 .354 .399 .753 157 3 4 6
19 George Slembecker 20 127 489 412 69 96 14 4 8 46 6 5 68 99 .233 .339 .345 .683 142 1 2 6
20 Ronald Smith# 26 86 324 258 45 55 4 2 0 33 13 2 56 42 .213 .352 .244 .596 63 1 6 3
21 Ron Wilkinson# 21 26 106 92 16 26 2 0 0 7 8 2 12 16 .283 .362 .304 .666 28 0 1 1
21 Players 22.1 140 5514 4657 876 1278 197 47 115 760 156 53 713 842 .274 .371 .411 .782 1914 41 34 69 35
* - 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 Wade Adamson 23 11 5 .688 4.13 34 16 3 2 2 146.0 136 75 67 8 72 3 121 1 1 10 1.425 8.4 0.5 4.4 7.5 1.68
2 Timothy Barr 23 10 3 .769 3.37 38 10 2 0 4 115.0 112 57 43 5 48 4 99 3 0 13 1.391 8.8 0.4 3.8 7.7 2.06
3 Charles Belk 23 4 1 .800 4.03 19 1 0 0 3 29.0 34 16 13 3 11 1 9 1 0 0 1.552 10.6 0.9 3.4 2.8 0.82
4 Thomas Biko* 21 14 9 .609 3.15 30 28 10 2 0 177.0 184 81 62 6 79 4 101 5 2 3 1.486 9.4 0.3 4.0 5.1 1.28
5 Steve Green 21 16 6 .727 3.50 27 27 8 1 0 208.0 222 104 81 10 38 1 98 6 1 5 1.250 9.6 0.4 1.6 4.2 2.58
6 Abner Johnson 25 5 10 .333 7.34 24 17 2 0 0 103.0 124 103 84 13 80 1 42 2 0 15 1.981 10.8 1.1 7.0 3.7 0.53 Stats for 2 teams
7 Tom Kelly* 28 1 0 1.000 2.25 1 1 0 0 0 8.0 5 3 2 0 7 0 2 0 1 0 1.500 5.6 0.0 7.9 2.2 0.29
8 Ike Pettaway 24 5 7 .417 5.12 24 13 0 0 2 116.0 137 82 66 11 56 3 76 1 0 9 1.664 10.6 0.9 4.3 5.9 1.36
9 Clyde Reichard 21 5 5 .500 2.44 58 0 0 0 19 70.0 48 21 19 3 39 2 92 1 0 9 1.243 6.2 0.4 5.0 11.8 2.36
10 Charles Salagan* 22 1 0 1.000 5.45 16 2 0 0 0 38.0 43 28 23 2 28 0 36 2 1 8 1.868 10.2 0.5 6.6 8.5 1.29
11 Steven VandeLaan 27 2 0 1.000 5.91 14 0 0 0 2 32.0 44 30 21 2 12 0 20 1 0 1 1.750 12.4 0.6 3.4 5.6 1.67
12 Steven Wagner 22 13 9 .591 4.27 27 26 5 0 0 196.0 214 114 93 16 84 1 143 1 2 21 1.520 9.8 0.7 3.9 6.6 1.70
12 Players 22.5 86 54 .614 4.20 140 140 111 29 6 32 1218.0 1280 703 568 79 542 20 834 23 8 90 1.496 9.5 0.6 4.0 6.2 1.54
* - 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
Chino Cadahia 80 455 56 19 3 .964 6.39 12
Blane McDonald 76 414 59 13 2 .973 6.22 11

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Funderburk 108 1031 74 20 69 .982 10.23
Andres Romero 21 150 12 2 19 .988 7.71
Blane McDonald 9 54 3 2 4 .966 6.33
Les Pearsey 7 71 4 1 7 .987 10.71
Chino Cadahia 4 23 2 0 2 1.000 6.25
Kenneth Berger 2 7 1 0 0 1.000 4.00
George Slembecker 2 16 0 1 2 .941 8.00
Ronald Smith 2 6 1 0 1 1.000 3.50
Tom Kelly 1 3 1 0 0 1.000 4.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Ennis 104 218 293 15 61 .971 4.91
Ronald Smith 34 63 97 6 19 .964 4.71
Ron Wilkinson 12 25 25 2 6 .962 4.17
George Slembecker 3 4 6 0 2 1.000 3.33

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Les Pearsey 119 90 284 22 23 .944 3.14
Ronald Smith 17 4 39 3 3 .935 2.53
George Slembecker 10 5 16 3 2 .875 2.10
Martyn Maxwell 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Ron Wilkinson 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Slembecker 112 143 362 33 49 .939 4.51
Ronald Smith 23 39 69 11 12 .908 4.70
Ron Wilkinson 11 16 33 2 6 .961 4.45
Les Pearsey 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Randy Greer 108 191 5 6 0 .970 1.81
Alvin Moore 84 114 9 5 0 .961 1.46
Andres Romero 73 124 5 6 0 .956 1.77
Kenneth Berger 71 146 8 2 1 .987 2.17
Paul Croft 63 102 10 13 0 .896 1.78
Jerry Ennis 15 13 2 2 0 .882 1.00
Mark Funderburk 15 7 3 1 0 .909 0.67
William Marrero 10 7 0 1 0 .875 0.70
Martyn Maxwell 10 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.30
Bernardo Leonard 4 14 0 1 0 .933 3.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Clyde Reichard 58 3 10 1 0 .929 0.22
Timothy Barr 38 13 20 2 2 .943 0.87
Wade Adamson 34 5 16 5 1 .808 0.62
Thomas Biko 30 9 31 1 3 .976 1.33
Steve Green 27 22 34 2 1 .966 2.07
Steven Wagner 27 19 26 3 0 .938 1.67
Abner Johnson 24 5 14 6 0 .760 0.79 Stats for 2 teams
Ike Pettaway 24 10 17 4 1 .871 1.13
Charles Belk 19 4 7 1 0 .917 0.58
Charles Salagan 16 0 1 3 0 .250 0.06
Steven VandeLaan 14 5 5 3 0 .769 0.71
Tom Kelly 1 0 3 0 1 1.000 3.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Wade Adamson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1956
Timothy Barr 23 L R 6' 1.0" 183 Aug 18, 1955 Meshoppen, PA, US
Charles Belk 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1956
Kenneth Berger 23 L L 5' 10.0" 155 Jan 2, 1956
Thomas Biko 21 L L 6' 2.0" 200 1958
Chino Cadahia 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 22, 1957 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Paul Croft 19 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 14, 1959 Morristown, NJ, US
Jerry Ennis 23 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1956
Mark Funderburk 22 R R 6' 4.0" 226 May 16, 1957 Charlotte, NC, US
Steve Green 21 R R 6' 3.0" 190 May 14, 1958 Springfield, OR, US
Randy Greer 23 L L 6' 3.0" 175 1956
Abner Johnson 25 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1954
Tom Kelly 28 L L 5' 11.0" 188 Aug 15, 1950 Graceville, MN, US
Bernardo Leonard 26 R R 6' 1.0" 178 Jul 4, 1952
William Marrero 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1959
Martyn Maxwell 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1954
Blane McDonald 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 11, 1957 Columbus, GA, US
Alvin Moore 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 8, 1957 Valdosta, GA, US
Les Pearsey 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Jan 31, 1956 Inglewood, CA, US
Ike Pettaway 24 R R 6' 2.0" 197 Feb 9, 1955 Mobile, AL, US
Clyde Reichard 21 R 6' 4.0" 205 Aug 1, 1957
Andres Romero 21 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Jun 11, 1958
Charles Salagan 22 L L 6' 2.0" 175 1957
George Slembecker 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1959
Ronald Smith 26 S R 5' 10.0" 160 1953
Steven VandeLaan 27 R 6' 4.0" 205 1952
Steven Wagner 22 R R 6' 5.0" 180 1957
Ron Wilkinson 21 S R 6' 0.0" 180 1958

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