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1979 Fresno Giants

1979 > Class A > 1979 California League (South)
Overall: 66-73
Scored 779 runs, Allowed 763 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-68

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Jack Mull
Represented: Fresno, CA
Ballpark: John Euless Park (Fresno, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Thomas Anthony# 23 104 449 382 60 98 16 9 4 44 11 4 54 49 .257 .353 .377 .730 144 5 4 4
2 Tony Bolla 19 12 28 24 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 .167 .231 .208 .439 5 0 2 0
3 Bob Brenly 25 56 246 212 49 65 11 2 9 37 6 3 28 31 .307 .396 .505 .901 107 4 1 1
4 Keith Brooks# 21 48 174 156 27 38 5 1 0 7 3 0 13 35 .244 .314 .288 .602 45 3 2 0
5 DeWayne Buice 21 46 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .400 .250 .650 1 0 0 0
6 Bob Cummings 18 17 62 59 6 12 0 0 1 7 0 0 1 12 .203 .230 .254 .484 15 1 1 0
7 Rick Cyburt 24 45 150 121 17 22 3 0 0 6 5 1 20 11 .182 .306 .207 .512 25 2 6 1
8 Chili Davis# 19 134 584 490 91 132 24 5 21 95 30 4 80 91 .269 .371 .467 .838 229 3 4 7
9 Richard Doss 22 72 284 253 37 70 12 3 8 33 2 1 26 53 .277 .342 .443 .784 112 0 3 2
10 James Dunn 20 35 152 134 23 33 3 0 0 10 2 1 13 15 .246 .311 .269 .579 36 0 4 1
11 Kenneth Feinberg 23 36 150 134 14 36 5 1 1 16 0 1 13 16 .269 .327 .343 .670 46 0 0 3
12 Dan Gladden 21 60 253 228 41 70 9 1 3 31 17 9 17 30 .307 .361 .395 .756 90 3 4 1
13 Donald Jamerson* 22 57 215 169 30 33 5 2 2 18 3 3 36 40 .195 .352 .284 .636 48 6 2 2
14 Rick Kittrell* 22 23 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
15 Jerry Lane# 20 127 556 492 100 140 36 3 29 88 8 1 55 74 .285 .360 .547 .907 269 5 1 3
16 Mark Loureiro* 22 40 133 126 9 33 6 0 1 16 0 1 7 21 .262 .301 .333 .634 42 0 0 0
17 James Morley 22 28 96 82 13 14 1 0 1 9 1 0 11 13 .171 .274 .220 .493 18 1 1 1
18 Robert Omo# 24 28 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
19 Jeff Ransom 18 62 253 216 29 55 7 1 4 22 2 1 32 47 .255 .352 .352 .704 76 2 0 3
20 James Rothford 24 118 482 434 61 130 26 5 18 85 1 1 34 111 .300 .357 .507 .864 220 7 3 4
21 Butch Rowe 23 102 379 303 56 64 15 0 10 55 7 2 66 73 .211 .353 .360 .713 109 3 2 5
22 Frankie Thon 19 18 47 43 3 8 1 0 0 3 3 0 2 5 .186 .217 .209 .427 9 0 1 1
23 George Torassa 20 34 109 93 8 14 4 0 0 7 0 1 10 38 .151 .231 .194 .424 18 0 5 1
24 Michael Wardlow 23 22 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
25 David Wiggins* 20 106 464 379 79 112 20 6 6 69 5 3 80 55 .296 .417 .427 .844 162 1 1 3
26 Michael Woods* 22 32 122 106 14 24 4 0 0 12 5 1 14 24 .226 .314 .264 .578 28 0 1 1
27 John Ziccardi* 21 16 52 37 10 11 5 0 0 9 0 0 13 3 .297 .490 .432 .923 16 1 1 0
27 Players 21.4 139 5446 4678 779 1220 219 39 118 680 111 40 628 857 .261 .351 .400 .751 1871 47 49 44 36
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 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 Pat Alexander* 23 7 7 .500 4.33 23 18 4 1 1 131.0 140 81 63 9 70 0 68 4 1 12 1.603 9.6 0.6 4.8 4.7 0.97
2 DeWayne Buice 21 7 5 .583 3.71 46 0 0 0 3 97.0 83 51 40 9 44 4 86 2 0 12 1.309 7.7 0.8 4.1 8.0 1.95
3 Michael Bungarz* 22 1 1 .500 3.07 15 1 0 0 1 41.0 34 19 14 3 25 0 33 0 3 3 1.439 7.5 0.7 5.5 7.2 1.32
4 Glenn Fisher 22 9 4 .692 2.93 25 17 4 3 1 132.0 123 56 43 10 70 0 111 6 3 6 1.462 8.4 0.7 4.8 7.6 1.59
5 Daniel Hartwig 21 0 1 .000 8.40 3 3 0 0 0 15.0 21 15 14 0 12 0 7 0 0 2 2.200 12.6 0.0 7.2 4.2 0.58
6 Rick Kittrell* 22 4 8 .333 3.57 21 17 3 0 1 116.0 132 58 46 8 32 0 64 2 1 7 1.414 10.2 0.6 2.5 5.0 2.00
7 Lou Marietta 20 0 0 15.00 6 0 0 0 0 9.0 16 17 15 2 10 0 5 2 0 0 2.889 16.0 2.0 10.0 5.0 0.50
8 Gregory Moyer 21 7 10 .412 4.92 35 15 4 0 7 139.0 168 93 76 10 60 1 95 2 2 9 1.640 10.9 0.6 3.9 6.2 1.58
9 Robert Murphy 22 0 0 6.00 5 0 0 0 0 9.0 13 8 6 1 6 1 7 0 0 2 2.111 13.0 1.0 6.0 7.0 1.17
10 David Nobles 23 3 5 .375 8.71 29 2 0 0 1 62.0 85 74 60 9 57 4 37 3 0 4 2.290 12.3 1.3 8.3 5.4 0.65 Stats for 2 teams
11 Robert Omo* 24 8 9 .471 4.89 28 20 3 0 0 138.0 158 96 75 14 80 1 116 1 1 7 1.725 10.3 0.9 5.2 7.6 1.45
12 Ronald Pisel 20 9 11 .450 5.49 26 22 2 1 0 123.0 118 82 75 8 79 2 83 1 5 16 1.602 8.6 0.6 5.8 6.1 1.05
13 William Schopp 23 0 1 .000 8.55 7 1 0 0 0 20.0 28 26 19 0 20 0 20 2 0 5 2.400 12.6 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
14 Jeff Stember 21 4 2 .667 5.11 20 3 0 0 4 44.0 43 38 25 7 29 0 41 1 1 4 1.636 8.8 1.4 5.9 8.4 1.41
15 Mike Tucker 23 4 0 1.000 2.45 17 2 1 0 3 55.0 53 18 15 2 21 0 38 1 0 2 1.345 8.7 0.3 3.4 6.2 1.81
16 Michael Wardlow 23 6 11 .353 4.10 22 20 5 0 1 112.0 96 74 51 4 82 1 161 4 3 27 1.589 7.7 0.3 6.6 12.9 1.96
16 Players 22.0 66 73 .475 4.54 139 139 113 26 6 23 1198.0 1253 763 604 88 663 12 948 30 20 114 1.599 9.4 0.7 5.0 7.1 1.43

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Jeff Ransom 51 365 40 14 7 .967 7.94 20
Chili Davis 42 228 33 9 4 .967 6.21 17
George Torassa 33 192 20 4 3 .981 6.42 10
Bob Cummings 16 97 7 4 1 .963 6.50 4
Tony Bolla 8 28 6 1 0 .971 4.25 2
Jerry Lane 8 49 7 0 1 1.000 7.00 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Rothford 106 977 54 22 73 .979 9.73
Mark Loureiro 27 175 18 4 14 .980 7.15
Kenneth Feinberg 9 77 4 0 6 1.000 9.00
John Ziccardi 9 79 2 3 5 .964 9.00
David Wiggins 2 5 2 0 1 1.000 3.50

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jerry Lane 102 199 247 29 56 .939 4.37
Butch Rowe 27 51 66 2 15 .983 4.33
Frankie Thon 17 32 45 2 5 .975 4.53
Dan Gladden 4 7 9 1 2 .941 4.00
James Dunn 2 1 4 1 1 .833 2.50

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Doss 72 60 197 18 12 .935 3.57
Bob Brenly 55 39 133 17 12 .910 3.13
Butch Rowe 19 20 43 7 2 .900 3.32

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Butch Rowe 52 53 146 18 18 .917 3.83
Rick Cyburt 45 52 119 12 15 .934 3.80
James Dunn 33 32 109 9 19 .940 4.27
Michael Woods 24 32 57 14 8 .864 3.71
Dan Gladden 2 4 4 0 1 1.000 4.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Wiggins 105 201 6 4 3 .981 1.97
Thomas Anthony 90 174 15 4 7 .979 2.10
Chili Davis 73 111 10 11 1 .917 1.66
Donald Jamerson 54 64 8 5 0 .935 1.33
Dan Gladden 44 45 3 2 2 .960 1.09
Keith Brooks 30 29 4 2 0 .943 1.10
Kenneth Feinberg 25 25 5 2 2 .938 1.20
Jerry Lane 13 15 3 1 0 .947 1.38
James Morley 10 7 1 0 0 1.000 0.80
Jeff Ransom 3 9 1 0 0 1.000 3.33
John Ziccardi 2 1 0 1 0 .500 0.50

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
DeWayne Buice 46 5 9 1 0 .933 0.30
Gregory Moyer 35 12 19 0 1 1.000 0.89
David Nobles 29 0 8 4 0 .667 0.28 Stats for 2 teams
Robert Omo 28 3 20 6 0 .793 0.82
Ronald Pisel 26 7 12 4 1 .826 0.73
Glenn Fisher 25 7 14 2 0 .913 0.84
Pat Alexander 23 9 35 2 2 .957 1.91
Michael Wardlow 22 4 19 2 0 .920 1.05
Rick Kittrell 21 5 21 1 0 .963 1.24
Jeff Stember 20 2 2 1 0 .800 0.20
Mike Tucker 17 4 10 0 1 1.000 0.82
Michael Bungarz 15 0 11 1 0 .917 0.73
William Schopp 7 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.43
Lou Marietta 6 0 2 1 0 .667 0.33
Robert Murphy 5 0 0 0 0 0.00
Daniel Hartwig 3 0 4 1 0 .800 1.33

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Pat Alexander 23 R L 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 28, 1956 San Bernardino, CA, US
Thomas Anthony 23 S R 6' 1.0" 180 1956
Tony Bolla 19 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 2, 1959 San Francisco, CA, US
Bob Brenly 25 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Feb 25, 1954 Coshocton, OH, US
Keith Brooks 21 S L 5' 10.0" 166 1958
DeWayne Buice 21 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 20, 1957 Lynwood, CA, US
Michael Bungarz 22 L 6' 1.0" 175 1957
Bob Cummings 18 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Sep 8, 1960 Chicago, IL, US
Rick Cyburt 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1955
Chili Davis 19 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Jan 17, 1960 Kingston, JM
Richard Doss 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1957
James Dunn 20 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 5, 1958 Portland, OR, US
Kenneth Feinberg 23 R R 6' 3.0" 180 1956
Glenn Fisher 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 30, 1956 Canyonville, OR, US
Dan Gladden 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 7, 1957 San Jose, CA, US
Daniel Hartwig 21 R R 6' 1.0" 168 Oct 26, 1957 Lancaster, CA, US
Donald Jamerson 22 L R 6' 0.0" 175 May 5, 1957
Rick Kittrell 22 L L 5' 10.0" 165 May 25, 1957
Jerry Lane 20 S R 6' 0.0" 168 Dec 12, 1958
Mark Loureiro 22 L R 6' 1.0" 185 1957
Lou Marietta 20 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 29, 1958 Ventura, CA, US
James Morley 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1957
Gregory Moyer 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 15, 1958
Robert Murphy 22 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Feb 12, 1957
David Nobles 23 R 6' 0.0" 175 1956
Robert Omo 24 S L 6' 0.0" 185 1955
Ronald Pisel 20 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 17, 1958
Jeff Ransom 18 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 11, 1960 Fresno, CA, US
James Rothford 24 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Mar 16, 1955
Butch Rowe 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jun 15, 1956 San Jose, CA, US
William Schopp 23 R R 6' 2.0" 186 1956
Jeff Stember 21 R R 6' 5.0" 220 Mar 2, 1958 Elizabeth, NJ, US
Frankie Thon 19 R R 5' 11.0" 165 1960
George Torassa 20 R R 6' 0.0" 187 1959
Mike Tucker 23 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Oct 7, 1955
Michael Wardlow 23 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Aug 6, 1955 Hawthorne, CA, US
David Wiggins 20 L R 6' 1.0" 180 May 25, 1959
Michael Woods 22 L R 6' 0.0" 165 1957
John Ziccardi 21 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Dec 24, 1957

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