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1979 Appleton Foxes

1979 > Class A > 1979 Midwest League (North)
Overall: 63-72
Scored 682 runs, Allowed 698 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-69

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Jim Breazeale
Represented: Appleton, WI
Ballpark: Goodland Field (Appleton, WI)
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 Felix Agapay* 21 23 70 51 13 18 4 0 0 9 5 0 19 7 .353 .529 .431 .960 22 0 0 0
2 Edward Bahns* 24 89 338 297 40 70 11 4 7 44 1 0 36 54 .236 .318 .370 .688 110 1 1 3
3 Phil Bauer 22 63 282 230 36 48 4 1 0 13 4 4 50 29 .209 .348 .235 .582 54 0 0 2
4 Vincent Bienek 22 113 476 414 64 117 27 4 3 58 7 1 56 70 .283 .371 .389 .759 161 3 1 2
5 Jim Breazeale* 29 36 101 84 18 30 5 1 5 24 0 0 13 8 .357 .436 .619 1.055 52 1 0 3
6 David Daniels 21 113 473 395 59 104 5 8 3 43 31 9 66 83 .263 .367 .339 .706 134 1 7 4
7 James English 22 17 62 55 5 16 1 0 0 3 1 0 6 12 .291 .361 .309 .670 17 0 1 0
8 Paul Gbur# 23 65 229 186 29 41 8 0 4 22 4 2 39 54 .220 .355 .328 .683 61 1 1 2
9 Lorenzo Gray 21 17 82 67 24 21 4 0 2 8 18 1 12 8 .313 .415 .463 .877 31 1 0 2
10 Larry Hall 22 60 256 211 20 47 4 1 1 22 7 4 37 32 .223 .345 .265 .611 56 4 1 3
11 John Hanley 21 38 155 131 20 39 9 0 5 28 1 1 20 29 .298 .400 .481 .881 63 3 0 1
12 Michael Johnson 24 65 269 198 52 57 16 2 5 32 13 8 58 54 .288 .462 .465 .927 92 7 5 1
13 Randy Johnson* 20 105 411 339 57 89 25 5 9 46 2 1 61 66 .263 .379 .445 .824 151 5 2 4
14 Dennis Keating 19 105 392 360 48 100 11 4 7 51 12 4 22 74 .278 .316 .389 .705 140 1 3 6
15 Ron Kittle 21 35 135 120 18 31 3 1 2 12 0 0 15 46 .258 .341 .350 .691 42 0 0 0
16 Vito Lucarelli 23 68 245 209 29 57 14 2 9 36 1 1 27 72 .273 .355 .488 .843 102 2 3 4
17 Ivan Mesa 18 108 437 392 60 111 21 2 7 50 5 2 31 51 .283 .335 .401 .735 157 2 7 5
18 Jeffrey Vuksan 22 80 283 253 20 42 12 1 3 31 1 1 18 60 .166 .229 .257 .485 65 4 3 5
19 Dave White 18 128 502 429 68 97 15 2 11 52 3 3 69 122 .226 .332 .347 .679 149 0 2 2
20 Dan Williams* 22 3 11 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 3 .000 .364 .000 .364 0 0 0 0
21 Ronald Woods 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
21 Players 21.2 136 5210 4429 682 1135 199 38 83 585 116 42 659 934 .256 .354 .375 .728 1659 36 37 49 17
* - 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 Luis Estrada -- 3 7 .300 4.54 26 12 1 1 0 103.0 107 63 52 9 70 1 85 3 3 6 1.718 9.3 0.8 6.1 7.4 1.21
2 Randall Evans 22 1 0 1.000 0.82 4 0 0 0 0 11.0 5 1 1 0 7 0 19 0 0 0 1.091 4.1 0.0 5.7 15.5 2.71
3 Gary Friedrich* 20 0 0 27.00 1 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.000 18.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
4 Kevin Hickey* 23 5 10 .333 3.57 29 15 4 0 3 121.0 122 64 48 2 71 3 100 3 5 5 1.595 9.1 0.1 5.3 7.4 1.41
5 Guy Hoffman* 22 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 1 5.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 1 0.600 3.6 0.0 1.8 7.2 4.00
6 Jerome Hoffman 25 2 4 .333 4.88 13 0 0 0 1 24.0 23 14 13 3 14 4 11 0 0 2 1.542 8.6 1.1 5.2 4.1 0.79
7 Mark Jackman* 22 2 3 .400 3.44 20 4 1 0 4 55.0 53 30 21 1 29 1 40 2 0 5 1.491 8.7 0.2 4.7 6.5 1.38
8 Chuck Johnson 21 4 4 .500 5.26 14 10 0 0 0 65.0 67 45 38 3 47 2 50 4 0 4 1.754 9.3 0.4 6.5 6.9 1.06
9 Mike Maitland* 19 4 9 .308 6.73 20 17 0 0 0 91.0 123 84 68 5 62 0 66 4 2 4 2.033 12.2 0.5 6.1 6.5 1.06
10 Clifford Northey 22 0 0 13.50 1 1 0 0 0 2.0 4 4 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 3.000 18.0 4.5 9.0 4.5 0.50
11 Mark Platel 20 5 2 .714 2.86 16 9 3 0 2 85.0 92 38 27 5 34 0 40 1 0 3 1.482 9.7 0.5 3.6 4.2 1.18
12 Scott Richartz 23 2 7 .222 6.08 18 11 2 0 0 74.0 101 61 50 5 36 1 32 2 2 8 1.851 12.3 0.6 4.4 3.9 0.89
13 Duane Shaffer 28 0 0 3.86 3 0 0 0 0 7.0 9 4 3 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 2.000 11.6 0.0 6.4 2.6 0.40
14 Michael Sivik 21 7 8 .467 5.75 27 19 1 0 0 108.0 118 78 69 5 89 0 72 2 0 12 1.917 9.8 0.4 7.4 6.0 0.81
15 Jackie Smith* 24 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 3 0 0 0 5 0 8 1 0 0 1.600 5.4 0.0 9.0 14.4 1.60
16 Paul Soth 21 10 5 .667 4.28 23 20 2 1 0 103.0 106 55 49 10 59 2 73 7 1 3 1.602 9.3 0.9 5.2 6.4 1.24
17 Mark Teutsch 21 4 4 .500 4.43 26 0 0 0 3 61.0 63 34 30 1 32 2 50 4 0 2 1.557 9.3 0.1 4.7 7.4 1.56
18 Bob Umdenstock 20 6 5 .545 4.25 26 11 1 0 1 91.0 100 52 43 3 67 2 58 1 0 10 1.835 9.9 0.3 6.6 5.7 0.87
19 Dennis Vasquez 21 0 2 .000 3.68 19 1 0 0 3 44.0 35 23 18 3 21 4 23 3 1 6 1.273 7.2 0.6 4.3 4.7 1.10
20 Victor Walters 22 2 1 .667 5.28 11 1 0 0 3 29.0 36 22 17 0 20 1 30 3 1 3 1.931 11.2 0.0 6.2 9.3 1.50
21 Ronald Woods 23 5 1 .833 2.29 23 3 1 0 4 59.0 47 23 15 2 35 4 40 3 0 3 1.390 7.2 0.3 5.3 6.1 1.14
21 Players 21.5 63 72 .467 4.47 136 136 120 16 4 25 1143.0 1218 698 568 58 707 27 804 43 15 77 1.684 9.6 0.5 5.6 6.3 1.14
* - 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
Jeffrey Vuksan 77 442 68 10 9 .981 6.62 8
Vito Lucarelli 61 378 46 7 4 .984 6.95 2
Ron Kittle 5 27 1 1 0 .966 5.60 0
Jim Breazeale 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Edward Bahns 84 649 50 8 54 .989 8.32
Randy Johnson 35 276 13 8 24 .973 8.26
Lorenzo Gray 11 97 7 1 8 .990 9.45
John Hanley 8 47 3 1 9 .980 6.25
James English 5 29 2 0 3 1.000 6.20
Dan Williams 2 15 0 0 0 1.000 7.50
David Daniels 1 4 1 0 0 1.000 5.00
Dave White 1 12 0 0 1 1.000 12.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Bauer 59 138 134 14 23 .951 4.61
Larry Hall 46 110 125 15 31 .940 5.11
Paul Gbur 30 65 61 8 18 .940 4.20
James English 8 18 18 4 4 .900 4.50
Lorenzo Gray 1 2 1 0 1 1.000 3.00
Dave White 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave White 126 102 258 39 17 .902 2.86
Larry Hall 6 12 16 0 3 1.000 4.67
Paul Gbur 4 0 4 1 0 .800 1.00
Lorenzo Gray 4 3 4 1 0 .875 1.75
John Hanley 2 1 5 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ivan Mesa 106 151 295 32 58 .933 4.21
Paul Gbur 23 27 58 5 17 .944 3.70
Larry Hall 7 4 11 1 0 .938 2.14
James English 2 4 3 0 0 1.000 3.50
Dennis Keating 2 1 4 0 0 1.000 2.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Daniels 109 208 9 11 0 .952 1.99
Vincent Bienek 100 155 5 10 0 .941 1.60
Dennis Keating 79 139 10 10 1 .937 1.89
Michael Johnson 56 122 10 7 4 .950 2.36
Randy Johnson 41 62 4 0 1 1.000 1.61
John Hanley 24 39 5 1 2 .978 1.83
Felix Agapay 10 8 0 1 0 .889 0.80
Ron Kittle 6 6 0 1 0 .857 1.00
Lorenzo Gray 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kevin Hickey 29 12 22 1 3 .971 1.17
Michael Sivik 27 10 15 1 0 .962 0.93
Luis Estrada 26 5 9 1 0 .933 0.54
Mark Teutsch 26 4 13 0 3 1.000 0.65
Bob Umdenstock 26 6 12 3 0 .857 0.69
Paul Soth 23 4 18 4 1 .846 0.96
Ronald Woods 23 6 12 2 1 .900 0.78
Mark Jackman 20 0 12 1 0 .923 0.60
Mike Maitland 20 2 21 2 0 .920 1.15
Dennis Vasquez 19 2 13 1 0 .938 0.79
Scott Richartz 18 8 9 1 2 .944 0.94
Mark Platel 16 5 21 2 2 .929 1.63
Chuck Johnson 14 5 13 0 0 1.000 1.29
Jerome Hoffman 13 1 8 1 1 .900 0.69
Victor Walters 11 1 7 1 1 .889 0.73
Randall Evans 4 1 0 1 0 .500 0.25
Duane Shaffer 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Guy Hoffman 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Gary Friedrich 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Clifford Northey 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
Jackie Smith 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Felix Agapay 21 L R 6' 2.0" 190 1958
Edward Bahns 24 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1955
Phil Bauer 22 R R 6' 1.0" 163 1957
Vincent Bienek 22 R L 6' 1.0" 190 1957
Jim Breazeale 29 L R 6' 2.0" 210 Oct 3, 1949 Houston, TX, US
David Daniels 21 R R 6' 4.0" 205 1958
James English 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1957
Luis Estrada -- R Unknown
Randall Evans 22 R 6' 0.0" 185 1957
Gary Friedrich 20 L 6' 6.0" 192 1959
Paul Gbur 23 S R 6' 2.0" 190 1956
Lorenzo Gray 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Mar 4, 1958 Mound Bayou, MS, US
Larry Hall 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 1957
John Hanley 21 R R 6' 4.0" 210 1958
Kevin Hickey 23 L L 6' 1.0" 170 Feb 25, 1956 Chicago, IL, US
Guy Hoffman 22 L L 5' 9.0" 175 Jul 9, 1956 Ottawa, IL, US
Jerome Hoffman 25 R R 6' 5.0" 220 1954
Mark Jackman 22 L 6' 4.0" 195 1957
Chuck Johnson 21 R 6' 3.0" 200 Dec 22, 1957
Michael Johnson 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1955
Randy Johnson 20 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 15, 1958 Miami, FL, US
Dennis Keating 19 R R 6' 2.0" 180 1960
Ron Kittle 21 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Jan 5, 1958 Gary, IN, US
Vito Lucarelli 23 R R 5' 11.0" 190 1956
Mike Maitland 19 L L 6' 1.0" 165 Nov 17, 1959
Ivan Mesa 18 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 4, 1961 Cienfuegos, Cienfuegos, CU
Clifford Northey 22 R 5' 11.0" 185 1957
Mark Platel 20 R R 6' 5.0" 205 1959
Scott Richartz 23 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Feb 13, 1956
Duane Shaffer 28 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 27, 1950
Michael Sivik 21 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1958
Jackie Smith 24 R L 6' 1.0" 175 Feb 6, 1955
Paul Soth 21 R R 6' 3.0" 155 1958
Mark Teutsch 21 R 6' 1.0" 175 Aug 25, 1957
Bob Umdenstock 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 19, 1959
Dennis Vasquez 21 R 6' 3.0" 205 1958
Jeffrey Vuksan 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 1957
Victor Walters 22 R R 6' 0.0" 1957
Dave White 18 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 1, 1960
Dan Williams 22 L L 6' 1.0" 185 1957
Ronald Woods 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1956

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