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1979 Lakeland Tigers

1979 > Class A > 1979 Florida State League (North)
Overall: 50-87
Scored 495 runs, Allowed 606 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 56-81

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Fred Hatfield
Represented: Lakeland, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Robert Benda231355134555611419523711114474.251.320.327.648149473
2Thomas Berti*23197466411000511717.167.247.167.41311010
3Jeffrey Brown*2355218188295084214212526.266.364.383.74772410
4John Crawford23351231081228000920105.259.328.259.58728140
5Roy Dixon2212373525100100111.143.162.171.3346001
6Bruce Fields*1870268220305242017494145.236.362.273.63560331
7Jorge Gonzalez214417216414392202100416.238.257.274.53245112
8James Good2058194180133850417001166.211.260.306.56655120
9Craig Johnson228935629937731031041855167.244.353.398.751119123
10Howard Johnson#1813254045649107963491886985.235.339.300.639137636
11Jeff Kenaga*2160203187174481121131226.235.284.305.58857121
12Rick Leach*22481991682151101223432715.304.402.411.81369202
13Ronald Lindberg213660100000000.167.167.167.3331000
14Bob Nandin#221024473696010312302723136341.279.385.328.7131212112
15Daniel O'Connor212850413810190089.195.340.293.63312100
16Ell Roberson20619152300000045.200.368.200.5683000
17Bobby Sagers*22822191300020036.158.273.158.4313000
18Michael Schoeller*22762952532469112130313828.273.366.344.71087103
19Michael Steele20718131000000034.000.278.000.2780200
20Arthur Toal22903292892969152230552245.239.299.325.624944113
21Wilson Tucker*22269582132320172398.280.355.341.69628121
22John Upshaw2250183152233130313422141.204.307.283.59043271
23Bob Wilber234660100000001.167.167.167.3331000
24Clifton Wilder204315814421381209521416.264.329.299.62843000
25Waldo Winborn229884201010005.250.250.500.7504000
26Michael Wright221043783423080151247212541.234.295.301.596103623
26 Players21.313749104265495104313635344309568512704.245.329.317.646135143583227
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Howard Bailey*21812.4004.562524510142.0147837211641076123101.4869.30.74.14.81.19
2Michael Beecroft2004.0009.866600021.02124231231171132.0959.00.49.97.30.74
3Bob Bresnen*2201.0003.1512000120.020770131131401.6509.00.05.85.81.00
4Brian Cascadden*1901.0005.14311007.079409100032.2869.00.011.60.00.00
5David Cassetto2235.3752.5311820064.05740185284374011.3288.00.73.95.21.32
6Gordon Chretien2136.3333.00131151090.08437302242311031.2008.40.22.43.11.29
7John Flynn20000.00100001.020000000002.00018.00.00.00.0
8Burwell Geiger1924.3335.1221300051.07037290264342141.88212.40.04.66.01.31
9Jeffrey Jackowiak1959.3574.352220400120.0115735847125882131.5508.60.35.34.40.82
10Joseph Janton2301.00014.40220005.0128800040002.40021.60.00.07.2
11William Klank2002.0005.6925200349.05936313282271251.77610.80.65.15.00.96
12John Lackey2268.4292.591515810111.010337320205541151.1088.40.01.64.42.70
13Randy Nelson2121.6676.8615000121.0351816111352022.19015.00.44.72.10.45
14Larry Pashnick2389.4713.502828611149.014672585676704581.4308.80.34.04.21.04
15Kevin Richards2132.6003.4014411045.05019171243165031.64410.00.24.83.20.67
16Bruce Robbins*1914.2003.317730049.04618180182311011.3068.40.03.35.71.72
17Kenneth Shea2127.2224.4213820059.06034293283490011.4929.20.54.37.51.75
18James Simerly2248.3333.2734300766.06231242335436151.4398.50.34.55.91.30
19Jack Smith2033.5003.0010510057.05423192143340431.1938.50.32.25.42.43
20James Wheeler22000.00100002.020000000001.0009.00.00.00.0
20 Players21.05087.3653.9313713799385131128.0115260649340501575994924701.4659.20.34.04.81.20
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
John Upshaw481933171.9704.676
Michael Wright381893475.9705.8711
John Crawford351802643.9815.894
Daniel O'Connor2666620.9732.775
Michael Steele720730.9003.861

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Michael Schoeller57469341345.9758.82
Arthur Toal4840624336.9938.96
Michael Wright3024113215.9928.47
Roy Dixon859328.9697.75
John Crawford110001.0001.00
Jorge Gonzalez140011.0004.00
John Upshaw110011.0001.00
Bob Wilber160011.0006.00
Waldo Winborn15012.8335.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Robert Benda1062303191467.9755.18
Arthur Toal17365037.9665.06
Thomas Berti14394256.9425.79

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Howard Johnson9886150247.9082.41
Robert Benda29196052.9402.72
Arthur Toal10111332.8892.40
Thomas Berti44711.9172.75

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bob Nandin1022133532865.9535.55
Howard Johnson2938901214.9144.41
Arthur Toal466021.0003.00
Ronald Lindberg22812.9095.00
Robert Benda102001.0002.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Craig Johnson85148630.9811.81
Bruce Fields56120232.9762.18
James Good5383840.9581.72
Rick Leach45104831.9742.49
Jeff Kenaga43772011.0001.84
Clifton Wilder4064443.9441.70
Jeffrey Brown3570211.9862.06
Wilson Tucker2438120.9511.63
Michael Wright15221001.0001.53
Michael Schoeller1318010.9471.38
Jorge Gonzalez811110.9231.50
Ell Roberson514111.9383.00
Howard Johnson260001.0003.00
Arthur Toal210010.9095.00
Roy Dixon120001.0002.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
James Simerly34512001.0000.50
Larry Pashnick2892010.9671.04
Howard Bailey2532331.8971.04
William Klank255612.9170.44
Jeffrey Jackowiak22111120.9171.00
Burwell Geiger212231.5710.19
John Lackey15102021.9382.00
Randy Nelson152220.6670.27
Kevin Richards1439001.0000.86
Gordon Chretien1331511.9471.38
Kenneth Shea13311001.0001.08
Bob Bresnen1206001.0000.50
David Cassetto1141330.8501.55
Jack Smith107410.9171.10
Bruce Robbins7115021.0002.29
Michael Beecroft61110.6670.33
Brian Cascadden302011.0000.67
Joseph Janton202001.0001.00
John Flynn100000.00
James Wheeler102001.0002.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Howard Bailey21RL6' 0.0"195Jul 31, 1957Grand Haven, MI, US
Michael Beecroft20SR6' 4.0"195Jun 29, 1959Sacramento, CA, US
Robert Benda23RR5' 9.0"1601956
Thomas Berti23LR5' 11.0"160Jan 8, 1956Royal Oak, MI, US
Bob Bresnen22RL6' 1.0"185Nov 12, 1956Cincinnati, OH, US
Jeffrey Brown23LR5' 9.0"1671956
Brian Cascadden19L6' 1.0"1651960
David Cassetto22LR6' 1.0"1851957
Gordon Chretien21R6' 1.0"1951958
John Crawford23RR6' 0.0"1851956
Roy Dixon22RR6' 2.0"1751957
Bruce Fields18LR6' 0.0"185Oct 6, 1960Cleveland, OH, US
John Flynn20RR6' 2.0"192May 13, 1959Kings Park, NY, US
Burwell Geiger19RR6' 2.0"185Aug 14, 1959Miami, FL, US
Jorge Gonzalez21RR5' 10.0"167May 30, 1958Arecibo, PR
James Good20RR6' 3.0"195Apr 12, 1959
Jeffrey Jackowiak19RR6' 1.0"190Sep 27, 1959South Bend, IN, US
Joseph Janton23RR6' 3.0"185Feb 10, 1956Newport Beach, CA, US
Craig Johnson22RR6' 4.0"1951957
Howard Johnson18SR5' 11.0"178Nov 29, 1960Clearwater, FL, US
Jeff Kenaga21LR6' 0.0"170Jul 12, 1957
William Klank20RR6' 2.0"1851959
John Lackey22R5' 11.0"185Dec 26, 1956
Rick Leach22LL6' 1.0"180May 4, 1957Ann Arbor, MI, US
Ronald Lindberg21RR5' 10.0"165Nov 29, 1957
Bob Nandin22SR5' 9.0"155Aug 29, 1956CO
Randy Nelson21R6' 0.0"1901958
Daniel O'Connor21RR6' 3.0"2051958
Larry Pashnick23RR6' 3.0"205Apr 25, 1956Lincoln Park, MI, US
Kevin Richards21RR6' 2.0"178May 29, 1958Wyandotte, MI, US
Bruce Robbins19LL6' 1.0"190Sep 10, 1959Portland, IN, US
Ell Roberson20RR6' 0.0"1821959
Bobby Sagers22LR5' 10.0"176Jan 31, 1957Fort Lee, VA, US
Michael Schoeller22LL5' 11.0"1751957
Kenneth Shea21RR6' 1.0"190Aug 28, 1957Corona, CA, US
James Simerly22RR6' 1.0"185Dec 22, 1956
Jack Smith20RR6' 4.0"190Dec 4, 1958
Michael Steele20RR6' 1.0"1959
Arthur Toal22RR6' 2.0"1831957
Wilson Tucker22LR5' 10.0"1851957
John Upshaw22RR6' 1.0"195Oct 9, 1956Yuma, AZ, US
James Wheeler22RR6' 2.0"195Apr 24, 1957
Bob Wilber23RR6' 1.0"170Jun 19, 1956Kirkwood, MO, US
Clifton Wilder20RR5' 11.0"180Jan 23, 1959Fort Jay, NY, US
Waldo Winborn22RR6' 5.0"2001957
Michael Wright22RR6' 4.0"2101957

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