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1978 Indianapolis Indians

1978 > Class AAA > 1978 American Association (East)
Overall: 78-57
Scored 735 runs, Allowed 661 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 74-61

Affiliation: Cincinnati Reds-NL
Manager: Roy Majtyka
Represented: Indianapolis, IN
Ballpark: Owen J. Bush Stadium (Indianapolis, IN)
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 Ed Armbrister 29 117 485 431 67 119 23 6 8 53 32 13 33 102 .276 .337 .413 .750 178 9 7 5
2 Mike Armstrong 24 16 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 Doug Capilla* 26 22 39 33 5 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 13 .152 .263 .152 .415 5 0 1 0
4 George Cappuzzello 24 40 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
5 Doug Corbett 25 38 14 11 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .273 .273 .273 .545 3 0 3 0
6 Vic Correll 32 33 114 104 15 27 2 0 6 19 1 0 8 14 .260 .319 .452 .771 47 1 1 0
7 Randy Davidson 25 59 184 155 29 45 6 0 1 16 1 1 17 9 .290 .354 .348 .703 54 0 9 3
8 Arturo DeFreites 25 131 517 468 98 153 31 5 32 101 3 3 36 98 .327 .373 .620 .993 290 4 0 9
9 Dan Dumoulin 24 32 32 27 5 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 5 .222 .344 .222 .566 6 0 0 0
10 Raul Ferreyra 23 45 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000 .400 .000 .400 0 0 1 0
11 Mike Grace 22 108 343 308 35 73 4 6 5 35 12 5 28 65 .237 .303 .338 .641 104 3 0 4
12 Lynn Jones 25 126 532 482 81 158 28 4 9 62 20 9 39 42 .328 .386 .459 .845 221 8 1 2
13 Mike LaCoss 22 19 26 22 1 5 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 7 .227 .320 .227 .547 5 0 1 0
14 Charlie Leibrandt 21 4 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
15 Dave Moore 23 29 38 28 5 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 10 .250 .290 .250 .540 7 0 7 1
16 Paul Moskau 24 4 10 9 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222 .222 .222 .444 2 0 1 0
17 Tommy Mutz* 25 76 271 229 37 59 9 1 10 42 3 0 40 33 .258 .369 .437 .806 100 1 0 1
18 Ron Oester# 22 135 555 514 78 133 21 4 7 49 11 9 29 84 .259 .300 .356 .656 183 3 5 4
19 Frank Pastore 20 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
20 Larry Rothschild* 24 8 15 7 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 3 .143 .333 .143 .476 1 0 6 0
21 Rafael Santo Domingo# 22 49 149 136 23 36 4 2 2 15 4 1 10 25 .265 .315 .368 .683 50 0 3 0
22 Mario Soto 21 26 41 33 1 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 12 .152 .194 .152 .346 5 1 5 1
23 Jeff Sovern 26 30 53 50 2 8 0 0 1 6 0 0 3 7 .160 .208 .220 .428 11 0 0 0
24 Harry Spilman* 23 133 566 488 95 144 26 4 13 79 2 0 68 57 .295 .383 .445 .828 217 5 0 5
25 Champ Summers* 32 132 559 462 98 170 25 5 34 124 11 9 81 57 .368 .465 .665 1.130 307 9 0 7
26 Angel Torres* 25 51 17 15 2 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .333 .375 .333 .708 5 0 1 0
27 John Valle 23 103 351 314 41 82 17 2 10 48 6 2 32 67 .261 .326 .424 .749 133 0 1 4
28 Don Werner 25 40 140 125 14 30 6 1 3 22 1 0 13 30 .240 .314 .376 .690 47 1 0 1
28 Players 25.1 135 5072 4466 735 1277 202 40 141 689 107 52 459 753 .286 .355 .444 .799 1982 45 55 47 43
* - 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 Mike Armstrong 24 1 2 .333 6.65 16 1 0 0 1 23.0 26 18 17 3 17 2 17 0 0 5 1.870 10.2 1.2 6.7 6.7 1.00
2 Doug Capilla* 26 10 6 .625 5.45 22 22 3 0 0 132.0 131 91 80 13 93 1 87 4 3 11 1.697 8.9 0.9 6.3 5.9 0.94
3 George Cappuzzello* 24 3 1 .750 3.05 40 2 0 0 7 56.0 45 25 19 3 39 2 57 3 0 7 1.500 7.2 0.5 6.3 9.2 1.46
4 Doug Corbett 25 4 4 .500 1.99 38 0 0 0 12 68.0 54 22 15 3 17 4 46 1 0 3 1.044 7.1 0.4 2.2 6.1 2.71
5 Dan Dumoulin 24 12 6 .667 4.17 32 16 4 2 3 123.0 118 74 57 10 68 1 79 0 0 10 1.512 8.6 0.7 5.0 5.8 1.16
6 Raul Ferreyra 23 1 3 .250 5.16 45 0 0 0 3 68.0 97 47 39 5 22 8 26 0 0 0 1.750 12.8 0.7 2.9 3.4 1.18
7 Mike LaCoss 22 11 5 .688 3.46 19 19 10 3 0 130.0 129 62 50 6 49 2 67 2 0 5 1.369 8.9 0.4 3.4 4.6 1.37
8 Charlie Leibrandt* 21 2 1 .667 2.79 4 4 1 1 0 29.0 20 9 9 3 12 0 12 0 0 1 1.103 6.2 0.9 3.7 3.7 1.00
9 Dave Moore 23 12 7 .632 4.82 29 22 4 2 1 140.0 135 82 75 17 87 6 75 2 3 4 1.586 8.7 1.1 5.6 4.8 0.86
10 Paul Moskau 24 1 1 .500 3.12 4 4 0 0 0 26.0 21 14 9 1 15 0 27 0 0 1 1.385 7.3 0.3 5.2 9.3 1.80
11 Frank Pastore 20 0 2 .000 6.75 4 3 0 0 1 12.0 24 15 9 1 5 1 8 0 0 0 2.417 18.0 0.8 3.8 6.0 1.60
12 Larry Payne 24 0 1 .000 7.88 7 6 0 0 0 24.0 19 23 21 4 25 0 15 3 0 2 1.833 7.1 1.5 9.4 5.6 0.60
13 Larry Rothschild 24 4 0 1.000 2.20 8 6 2 0 0 45.0 31 15 11 2 19 3 38 4 0 2 1.111 6.2 0.4 3.8 7.6 2.00
14 Mario Soto 21 9 12 .429 5.01 26 24 6 0 0 160.0 129 102 89 27 95 3 121 6 6 5 1.400 7.3 1.5 5.3 6.8 1.27
15 Angel Torres* 25 8 6 .571 4.89 50 6 1 0 1 105.0 104 62 57 9 63 1 63 1 0 7 1.590 8.9 0.8 5.4 5.4 1.00
15 Players 23.6 78 57 .578 4.40 135 135 104 31 9 29 1140.0 1083 661 557 107 626 34 738 26 12 63 1.499 8.6 0.8 4.9 5.8 1.18
* - 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
Tommy Mutz 67 384 35 7 4 .984 6.25 9
Don Werner 37 202 24 7 1 .970 6.11 5
Vic Correll 30 163 18 3 2 .984 6.03 3
Jeff Sovern 15 44 6 0 1 1.000 3.33 2

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Arturo DeFreites 92 756 57 13 77 .984 8.84
Harry Spilman 33 194 10 3 17 .986 6.18
John Valle 21 162 14 1 18 .994 8.38
Champ Summers 6 41 3 2 3 .957 7.33
Jeff Sovern 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Grace 67 123 168 11 37 .964 4.34
Randy Davidson 53 97 129 6 22 .974 4.26
Rafael Santo Domingo 35 48 70 19 20 .861 3.37
Vic Correll 1 0 1 1 1 .500 1.00
Lynn Jones 1 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00
Jeff Sovern 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Harry Spilman 114 68 174 20 15 .924 2.12
Mike Grace 38 23 65 4 4 .957 2.32
Jeff Sovern 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Oester 133 300 428 32 102 .958 5.47
Randy Davidson 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lynn Jones 124 245 11 3 3 .988 2.06
Champ Summers 124 220 5 7 0 .970 1.81
Ed Armbrister 103 139 7 10 1 .936 1.42
John Valle 57 92 3 2 1 .979 1.67
Arturo DeFreites 6 7 0 1 0 .875 1.17
Tommy Mutz 1 2 1 0 1 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Angel Torres 50 9 13 3 1 .880 0.44
Raul Ferreyra 45 1 11 0 0 1.000 0.27
George Cappuzzello 40 2 13 0 1 1.000 0.38
Doug Corbett 38 5 15 0 0 1.000 0.53
Dan Dumoulin 32 4 13 2 1 .895 0.53
Dave Moore 29 4 22 3 3 .897 0.90
Mario Soto 26 9 16 1 2 .962 0.96
Doug Capilla 22 4 26 3 4 .909 1.36
Mike LaCoss 19 16 39 3 3 .948 2.89
Mike Armstrong 16 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.19
Larry Rothschild 8 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.63
Larry Payne 7 1 9 0 1 1.000 1.43
Charlie Leibrandt 4 3 7 0 1 1.000 2.50
Paul Moskau 4 2 4 1 1 .857 1.50
Frank Pastore 4 1 4 0 0 1.000 1.25

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ed Armbrister 29 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jul 4, 1948 Nassau, BS
Mike Armstrong 24 R R 6' 3.0" 193 Mar 7, 1954 Glen Cove, NY, US
Doug Capilla 26 L L 5' 11.0" 160 Jan 7, 1952 Honolulu, HI, US
George Cappuzzello 24 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 15, 1954 Youngstown, OH, US
Doug Corbett 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 4, 1952 Sarasota, FL, US
Vic Correll 32 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Feb 5, 1946 Washington, DC, US
Randy Davidson 25 R R 5' 9.0" 156 May 22, 1953 Kansas City, KS, US
Arturo DeFreites 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Apr 26, 1953 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Dan Dumoulin 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 20, 1953 Kokomo, IN, US
Raul Ferreyra 23 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 10, 1954
Mike Grace 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 14, 1956 Pontiac, MI, US
Lynn Jones 25 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Jan 1, 1953 Meadville, PA, US
Mike LaCoss 22 R R 6' 5.0" 185 May 30, 1956 Glendale, CA, US
Charlie Leibrandt 21 R L 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 4, 1956 Chicago, IL, US
Dave Moore 23 R R 6' 2.0" 179 Sep 19, 1954 Lexington, KY, US
Paul Moskau 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 20, 1953 St. Joseph, MO, US
Tommy Mutz 25 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 27, 1952
Ron Oester 22 S R 6' 2.0" 185 May 5, 1956 Cincinnati, OH, US
Frank Pastore 20 R R 6' 2.0" 188 Aug 21, 1957 Alhambra, CA, US
Larry Payne 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Feb 15, 1954
Larry Rothschild 24 L R 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 12, 1954 Chicago, IL, US
Rafael Santo Domingo 22 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Nov 24, 1955 Orocovis, PR
Mario Soto 21 R R 6' 0.0" 174 Jul 12, 1956 Bani, Peravia, DO
Jeff Sovern 26 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 12, 1951
Harry Spilman 23 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 18, 1954 Albany, GA, US
Champ Summers 32 L R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 15, 1946 Bremerton, WA, US
Angel Torres 25 L L 5' 11.0" 168 Oct 24, 1952 La Cienaga, Azua, DO
John Valle 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 8, 1954
Don Werner 25 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 8, 1953 Appleton, WI, US

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