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1978 Orlando Twins

1978 > Class AA > 1978 Southern League (East)
Overall: 82-61
Scored 594 runs, Allowed 487 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-59

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Johnny Goryl
Represented: Orlando, FL
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 Bud Bulling 25 110 429 373 43 92 19 1 3 36 2 1 45 32 .247 .331 .327 .658 122 4 3 4
2 John Castino 23 137 540 494 59 136 21 7 11 63 7 3 35 78 .275 .321 .413 .734 204 1 5 5
3 Richard Dalton 24 91 299 277 25 54 5 0 0 19 1 0 15 25 .195 .235 .213 .448 59 0 6 1
4 Rick Duncan* 24 102 382 342 45 101 14 1 4 28 3 4 36 41 .295 .363 .377 .740 129 1 2 1 Stats for 2 teams
5 Jerry Ennis 22 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
6 Doc Estes* 24 134 549 474 71 153 16 1 2 50 31 9 64 39 .323 .403 .373 .776 177 1 8 2
7 Mike Gatlin 25 18 73 64 6 14 1 1 0 8 1 0 6 13 .219 .288 .266 .553 17 1 0 2
8 Jeff Holly* 25 25 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0
9 Dwight Lewis# 23 49 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0
10 Dennis Mantick* 23 106 357 312 39 65 6 2 1 34 13 3 36 47 .208 .287 .250 .537 78 0 5 4
11 Martyn Maxwell 24 105 391 349 49 88 17 1 7 37 5 4 31 50 .252 .327 .367 .694 128 8 3 0
12 Kevin McWhirter 22 89 343 313 44 71 9 2 8 36 10 3 20 55 .227 .282 .345 .627 108 4 6 0
13 Johnny Pittman 22 33 130 117 12 28 1 1 2 17 0 1 10 14 .239 .297 .316 .613 37 0 2 1
14 Thomas Sain 25 134 551 481 63 141 20 6 7 58 11 6 53 54 .293 .362 .403 .766 194 2 10 5
15 Ray Smith 22 72 240 216 26 58 10 0 2 31 4 3 17 20 .269 .331 .343 .673 74 4 1 2
16 Rick Sofield* 21 65 223 185 31 52 9 3 5 23 3 1 33 34 .281 .390 .443 .833 82 0 5 0
17 Daniel Spain* 21 21 65 55 9 12 1 1 0 4 1 2 7 12 .218 .306 .273 .579 15 0 3 0
18 Jesus Vega 22 73 307 269 36 80 11 1 8 49 10 3 35 21 .297 .379 .435 .814 117 1 1 1
19 Kurt Wittmayer 25 116 437 392 44 91 16 4 0 31 7 4 36 53 .232 .302 .293 .595 115 3 6 0
19 Players 23.6 143 5237 4641 594 1208 173 32 60 520 108 46 472 582 .260 .331 .350 .681 1625 30 66 28 48
* - 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 Mark Clapham 23 4 4 .500 3.77 22 5 2 0 0 86.0 92 43 36 2 39 7 43 3 1 4 1.523 9.6 0.2 4.1 4.5 1.10
2 Gary Dobbs* 20 1 2 .333 2.88 17 1 0 0 3 25.0 21 10 8 0 14 2 9 0 3 1 1.400 7.6 0.0 5.0 3.2 0.64
3 Doc Estes* 24 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3.000 0.0 0.0 27.0 0.0 0.00
4 Greg Field 21 2 2 .500 3.66 5 5 3 2 0 32.0 31 13 13 2 7 0 20 0 0 0 1.188 8.7 0.6 2.0 5.6 2.86
5 Jeff Holly* 25 6 0 1.000 0.77 25 0 0 0 10 47.0 27 5 4 1 12 1 41 0 0 2 0.830 5.2 0.2 2.3 7.9 3.42
6 Darrell Jackson* 22 4 3 .571 1.80 10 10 3 2 0 75.0 52 19 15 1 32 1 68 0 1 1 1.120 6.2 0.1 3.8 8.2 2.13
7 Dwight Lewis 23 10 7 .588 2.06 49 0 0 0 15 96.0 87 27 22 6 21 10 78 0 0 3 1.125 8.2 0.6 2.0 7.3 3.71
8 Bruce MacPherson 23 13 9 .591 2.48 31 30 9 2 0 185.0 162 79 51 2 92 7 88 9 1 15 1.373 7.9 0.1 4.5 4.3 0.96
9 Warren Mertens 24 11 9 .550 3.32 27 23 11 1 1 176.0 170 76 65 10 51 1 82 7 0 4 1.256 8.7 0.5 2.6 4.2 1.61
10 Frank Quintero 22 10 8 .556 3.34 31 28 7 1 0 175.0 167 79 65 4 79 1 92 2 3 9 1.406 8.6 0.2 4.1 4.7 1.16
11 Terry Sheehan 24 17 8 .680 3.17 30 30 11 3 0 213.0 182 84 75 16 84 1 136 15 3 9 1.249 7.7 0.7 3.5 5.7 1.62
12 Steven Wagner 21 4 9 .308 4.25 29 11 3 1 2 106.0 102 52 50 9 48 1 66 3 0 7 1.415 8.7 0.8 4.1 5.6 1.38
12 Players 22.9 82 61 .573 2.99 143 143 94 49 17 31 1216.0 1093 487 404 53 482 32 723 39 12 55 1.295 8.1 0.4 3.6 5.4 1.50
* - 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
Bud Bulling 90 471 63 9 5 .983 5.93 6
Ray Smith 57 310 23 13 1 .962 5.84 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doc Estes 73 647 38 10 62 .986 9.38
Jesus Vega 70 645 39 11 48 .984 9.77
Rick Duncan 15 107 10 1 16 .992 7.80 Stats for 2 teams
Johnny Pittman 3 15 0 0 4 1.000 5.00
Martyn Maxwell 1 7 0 0 0 1.000 7.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dennis Mantick 103 210 279 15 57 .970 4.75
Kurt Wittmayer 51 92 136 12 23 .950 4.47
Thomas Sain 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Castino 137 122 312 15 32 .967 3.17
Kurt Wittmayer 3 4 1 1 0 .833 1.67
Richard Dalton 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Martyn Maxwell 2 3 3 0 0 1.000 3.00
Jesus Vega 2 1 7 3 1 .727 4.00
Thomas Sain 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richard Dalton 90 137 252 13 38 .968 4.32
Kurt Wittmayer 70 85 175 14 32 .949 3.71
Jerry Ennis 1 2 3 0 1 1.000 5.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Thomas Sain 130 305 16 6 7 .982 2.47
Martyn Maxwell 90 136 10 2 1 .986 1.62
Rick Duncan 72 112 8 2 3 .984 1.67 Stats for 2 teams
Kevin McWhirter 68 118 5 3 0 .976 1.81
Rick Sofield 58 97 3 4 0 .962 1.72
Daniel Spain 18 29 3 0 1 1.000 1.78
Mike Gatlin 16 25 0 1 0 .962 1.56
Doc Estes 9 15 0 0 0 1.000 1.67
Kurt Wittmayer 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dwight Lewis 49 2 18 2 1 .909 0.41
Bruce MacPherson 31 16 42 3 2 .951 1.87
Frank Quintero 31 7 28 5 0 .875 1.13
Terry Sheehan 30 10 31 2 3 .953 1.37
Steven Wagner 29 3 10 1 2 .929 0.45
Warren Mertens 27 13 33 5 4 .902 1.70
Jeff Holly 25 5 6 0 1 1.000 0.44
Mark Clapham 22 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.41
Gary Dobbs 17 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.18
Darrell Jackson 10 2 13 0 0 1.000 1.50
Greg Field 5 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.60
Doc Estes 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bud Bulling 25 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Dec 15, 1952 Lynwood, CA, US
John Castino 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 23, 1954 Evanston, IL, US
Mark Clapham 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 1955
Richard Dalton 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1954
Gary Dobbs 20 R L 6' 2.0" 205 1958
Rick Duncan 24 L R 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 28, 1953
Jerry Ennis 22 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1956
Doc Estes 24 L L 6' 0.0" 165 Aug 13, 1953 Hollywood, CA, US
Greg Field 21 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Jan 6, 1957 West Palm Beach, FL, US
Mike Gatlin 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 19, 1952 Upland, CA, US
Jeff Holly 25 L L 6' 5.0" 210 Mar 1, 1953 San Pedro, CA, US
Darrell Jackson 22 S L 5' 10.0" 150 Apr 3, 1956 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dwight Lewis 23 S R 6' 2.0" 185 1955
Bruce MacPherson 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 30, 1954 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dennis Mantick 23 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 17, 1954 La Porte, IN, US
Martyn Maxwell 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 1954
Kevin McWhirter 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 1956
Warren Mertens 24 R R 6' 5.0" 210 1954
Johnny Pittman 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 10, 1956 Dawson, GA, US
Frank Quintero 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 12, 1956 Tijuana, Baja California, MX
Thomas Sain 25 R R 5' 11.0" 170 May 23, 1953 Santa Monica, CA, US
Terry Sheehan 24 L R 6' 3.0" 195 Mar 2, 1954 Boise, ID, US
Ray Smith 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 18, 1955 Glendale, CA, US
Rick Sofield 21 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Dec 16, 1956 Cheyenne, WY, US
Daniel Spain 21 L R 6' 2.0" 165 1957
Jesus Vega 22 R R 6' 1.0" 176 Oct 14, 1955 Bayamon, PR
Steven Wagner 21 R R 6' 5.0" 180 1957
Kurt Wittmayer 25 R R 5' 10.0" 170 1953

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