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1978 Auburn Sunsets

1978 > Class Short-Season A > 1978 New York-Pennsylvania League (Yawkey)
Overall: 32-40
Scored 335 runs, Allowed 388 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 31-41

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Richard Rockwell
Represented: Auburn, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

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 Marty Albertson -- 47 185 162 22 43 3 1 1 17 3 0 18 26 .265 .350 .315 .665 51 3 2 0
2 Timothy Andi 23 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
3 Brian Brown 24 2 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 1 1
4 Carmelo Castillo 20 53 208 174 37 41 10 2 4 21 13 2 30 55 .236 .353 .385 .738 67 2 1 1
5 Jeffrey Coker 19 61 243 208 32 53 5 2 8 38 1 2 31 49 .255 .347 .413 .761 86 0 1 3
6 Michael Dixon 23 2 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0
7 Dan Donovan* 22 3 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0
8 Daniel Elto* -- 4 14 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .071 .071 .071 .143 1 0 0 0
9 Donald Fusari* 23 67 267 236 39 66 10 7 8 32 1 4 29 63 .280 .360 .483 .843 114 1 0 1
10 Julian Gutierrez 19 7 32 28 5 8 0 1 0 1 2 0 4 5 .286 .375 .357 .732 10 0 0 0
11 Russell Keller# 23 26 72 63 6 16 1 0 2 11 0 0 7 17 .254 .333 .365 .698 23 1 0 1
12 David Littlefield 18 21 68 55 4 10 1 0 0 3 0 0 10 19 .182 .313 .200 .513 11 1 1 1
13 Howard McCann* 22 61 263 208 31 42 4 1 3 32 1 2 47 19 .202 .360 .274 .634 57 5 2 1
14 Thomas McGraw* 22 5 10 10 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 2 0 0 0
15 Thomas McGuire 24 71 291 249 34 53 8 1 0 25 2 1 28 39 .213 .288 .253 .541 63 0 10 4
16 George Murrill* 20 49 172 132 21 24 6 2 1 10 5 2 38 51 .182 .363 .280 .643 37 0 1 1
17 Joseph Rietano 22 20 78 65 14 18 2 1 2 6 0 0 10 10 .277 .397 .431 .828 28 3 0 0
18 Alejandro Sanchez 19 58 263 242 30 58 9 5 4 28 26 5 17 60 .240 .297 .368 .664 89 3 0 1
19 Jay Sferra* 21 13 58 53 7 15 2 2 0 6 0 2 5 8 .283 .345 .396 .741 21 0 0 0
20 William Smodic* 21 13 48 40 8 10 3 1 1 7 0 0 7 11 .250 .375 .450 .825 18 1 0 0
21 Jeffrey Ulrich 19 50 205 181 24 54 5 3 2 25 2 1 17 28 .298 .365 .392 .757 71 2 5 0
22 Robert Volkerding 19 45 157 135 12 29 5 1 0 14 1 0 20 29 .215 .318 .267 .585 36 1 0 1
23 Frank Yukich 21 25 61 52 5 10 1 0 0 4 1 0 8 13 .192 .300 .212 .512 11 0 1 0
23 Players 20.8 72 2714 2321 335 555 75 30 36 284 58 21 329 514 .239 .337 .344 .681 798 23 25 16 15
* - 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 Timothy Andi 23 3 8 .273 4.03 18 13 4 0 0 96.0 87 64 43 9 48 0 7 0 5 1.406 8.2 0.8 4.5
2 Reid Cassidy 22 1 4 .200 11.08 10 6 1 0 0 26.0 38 35 32 3 27 1 2 0 5 2.500 13.2 1.0 9.3 Stats for 2 teams
3 Robert Church 19 0 0 4.91 4 0 0 0 0 11.0 16 7 6 1 7 0 0 0 2 2.091 13.1 0.8 5.7
4 Frank DeJiulio 19 6 5 .545 3.95 16 16 8 0 0 107.0 102 61 47 11 38 1 2 0 8 1.308 8.6 0.9 3.2
5 Donald Fusari* 23 1 4 .200 3.49 7 7 3 1 0 49.0 53 31 19 1 21 0 1 1 4 1.510 9.7 0.2 3.9
6 Joseph Galante 25 4 6 .400 4.69 26 0 0 0 5 48.0 41 31 25 4 40 5 2 0 5 1.688 7.7 0.8 7.5
7 Keith Hendry 20 8 4 .667 3.16 17 16 7 3 0 114.0 104 53 40 8 44 1 0 1 5 1.298 8.2 0.6 3.5 Stats for 2 teams
8 John Hundley* 22 1 0 1.000 1.69 3 3 1 0 0 16.0 11 4 3 1 8 0 0 0 1 1.188 6.2 0.6 4.5
9 Michael Morrissey 22 0 2 .000 2.25 2 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 1.750 11.2 0.0 4.5
10 Nelson Munoz? -- 0 3 .000 4.67 12 4 0 0 0 27.0 32 23 14 1 26 0 0 1 7 2.148 10.7 0.3 8.7
11 James Neely 22 0 2 .000 18.00 4 2 0 0 0 6.0 16 14 12 1 5 0 1 0 1 3.500 24.0 1.5 7.5 Stats for 2 teams
12 Robert Pfeffer 21 4 3 .571 3.60 14 5 2 0 0 55.0 53 34 22 0 31 2 0 1 2 1.527 8.7 0.0 5.1 Stats for 2 teams
13 Kenneth Rogers 20 1 1 .500 5.11 11 3 0 0 0 44.0 61 37 25 5 15 0 0 1 5 1.727 12.5 1.0 3.1 Stats for 2 teams
14 William Smodic 21 0 0 6.75 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 6 4 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 2.000 13.5 0.0 4.5
15 Angel Solis -- 7 2 .778 4.50 18 6 4 1 0 80.0 76 50 40 4 32 3 5 0 3 1.350 8.6 0.4 3.6
15 Players 21.6 32 40 .444 4.23 72 72 44 28 5 5 606.0 609 388 285 46 299 11 480 20 4 49 1.498 9.0 0.7 4.4 7.1 1.61
* - 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 Ulrich 43 324 43 7 7 .981 8.53 4
Russell Keller 18 97 9 3 0 .972 5.89 6
David Littlefield 15 82 1 1 0 .988 5.53 2
Dan Donovan 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donald Fusari 40 339 21 5 24 .986 9.00
George Murrill 27 191 13 7 15 .967 7.56
David Littlefield 6 35 3 0 1 1.000 6.33

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas McGuire 64 134 153 17 24 .944 4.48
Julian Gutierrez 7 15 12 1 2 .964 3.86
Thomas McGraw 3 13 8 0 3 1.000 7.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marty Albertson 36 17 62 12 4 .868 2.19
Joseph Rietano 19 10 41 9 1 .850 2.68
Thomas McGuire 9 6 22 2 1 .933 3.11
Jeffrey Coker 7 4 9 3 0 .813 1.86
Robert Volkerding 4 3 4 4 0 .636 1.75
Jeffrey Ulrich 2 2 2 2 1 .667 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Howard McCann 61 88 165 21 26 .923 4.15
Marty Albertson 11 19 33 3 4 .945 4.73

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alejandro Sanchez 58 120 6 14 1 .900 2.17
Carmelo Castillo 53 109 6 11 1 .913 2.17
Robert Volkerding 35 46 3 3 3 .942 1.40
Jeffrey Coker 32 42 0 6 0 .875 1.31
George Murrill 22 24 1 5 0 .833 1.14
Frank Yukich 16 21 0 3 0 .875 1.31
Jay Sferra 13 36 0 2 0 .947 2.77
Daniel Elto 4 6 1 0 0 1.000 1.75
Brian Brown 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joseph Galante 26 4 7 2 1 .846 0.42
Timothy Andi 18 6 14 2 0 .909 1.11
Angel Solis 18 2 18 1 1 .952 1.11
Keith Hendry 17 6 16 3 0 .880 1.29 Stats for 2 teams
Frank DeJiulio 16 6 12 2 1 .900 1.13
Robert Pfeffer 14 0 7 1 0 .875 0.50 Stats for 2 teams
Nelson Munoz 12 3 2 1 0 .833 0.42
Kenneth Rogers 11 3 5 2 1 .800 0.73 Stats for 2 teams
Reid Cassidy 10 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.30 Stats for 2 teams
Donald Fusari 7 2 7 0 0 1.000 1.29
Robert Church 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
James Neely 4 0 0 0 0 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
John Hundley 3 2 2 0 1 1.000 1.33
Michael Morrissey 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
William Smodic 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Marty Albertson -- R R Unknown
Timothy Andi 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 1955
Brian Brown 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1954
Reid Cassidy 22 R R 6' 5.0" 215 1956
Carmelo Castillo 20 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 8, 1958 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Robert Church 19 R R 6' 4.0" 195 1959
Jeffrey Coker 19 R R 6' 0.0" 178 1959
Frank DeJiulio 19 L R 5' 11.0" 200 Mar 22, 1959 Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
Michael Dixon 23 R R 6' 3.0" 212 1955
Dan Donovan 22 L R 6' 3.0" 195 1956
Daniel Elto -- L L Unknown
Donald Fusari 23 L L 6' 4.0" 198 1955
Joseph Galante 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1953
Julian Gutierrez 19 R R 5' 9.0" 150 Jun 23, 1959 Ponce, PR
Keith Hendry 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1958
John Hundley 22 R L 6' 1.0" 185 1956
Russell Keller 23 S R 6' 0.0" 190 1955
David Littlefield 18 R R 6' 3.0" 195 1960
Howard McCann 22 L R 6' 0.0" 180 1956
Thomas McGraw 22 L R 6' 0.0" 170 1956
Thomas McGuire 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 1954
Michael Morrissey 22 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1956
Nelson Munoz -- Unknown
George Murrill 20 L L 5' 11.0" 170 1958
James Neely 22 R R 6' 2.0" 199 1956
Robert Pfeffer 21 R R 6' 2.0" 178 1957
Joseph Rietano 22 R R 5' 10.0" 195 1956
Kenneth Rogers 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 1958
Alejandro Sanchez 19 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 14, 1959 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Jay Sferra 21 L L 5' 11.0" 165 1957
William Smodic 21 L R 6' 2.0" 190 1957
Angel Solis -- R R Unknown
Jeffrey Ulrich 19 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Nov 3, 1958 Clovis, CA, US
Robert Volkerding 19 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1959
Frank Yukich 21 R R 6' 1.0" 175 1957

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