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1978 Oklahoma City 89ers

1978 > Class AAA > 1978 American Association (West)
Overall: 62-74
Scored 721 runs, Allowed 743 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-70

Affiliation: Philadelphia Phillies-NL
Manager: Mike Ryan
Represented: Oklahoma City, OK
Ballpark: All Sports Stadium (Oklahoma City, OK)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

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 Orlando Alvarez 26 105 403 377 57 103 15 2 18 70 2 1 23 71 .273 .313 .467 .780 176 0 1 2
2 Larry Anderson 25 44 11 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .100 .100 .100 .200 1 0 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
3 Mike Anderson 27 49 199 176 30 55 11 5 8 34 0 0 21 29 .313 .387 .568 .955 100 1 0 1
4 Ramon Aviles 26 90 374 341 41 92 20 2 3 29 8 5 28 41 .270 .323 .367 .690 125 0 3 2
5 Fred Beene# 35 33 13 11 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .273 .273 .273 .545 3 0 2 0
6 Dan Boitano 25 40 15 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .071 .133 .071 .205 1 0 0 0
7 Bobby Brown# 24 50 228 216 31 62 10 6 4 18 16 7 9 28 .287 .314 .444 .759 96 0 2 1
8 Mike Buskey 29 9 33 32 2 6 2 0 1 6 0 0 0 8 .188 .188 .344 .531 11 0 1 0
9 Nardi Contreras# 26 44 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 0 0
10 Todd Cruz 22 121 488 459 58 120 22 2 11 69 4 4 17 71 .261 .289 .390 .679 179 4 0 8
11 Bill Dancy# 26 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0
12 Robert DeMeo 26 21 57 50 5 10 0 0 2 10 0 0 4 11 .200 .250 .320 .570 16 0 1 2
13 Kerry Dineen* 25 116 462 391 68 135 16 3 0 43 16 11 62 38 .345 .434 .402 .835 157 2 3 4
14 Orlando Gonzalez* 26 74 309 260 49 77 14 2 1 36 9 0 44 27 .296 .393 .377 .770 98 0 1 4
15 Tom Harmon* 29 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
16 Mark Klein 24 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
17 Chuck Kniffin 27 35 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
18 Don McCormack 22 40 159 147 19 46 7 0 7 31 2 1 9 24 .313 .365 .503 .868 74 3 0 0
19 Butch Metzger 26 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
20 Keith Moreland 24 130 560 501 73 145 25 4 16 98 8 3 43 32 .289 .342 .451 .793 226 2 4 10
21 Jose Moreno# 20 16 75 67 14 16 1 0 3 9 4 2 8 10 .239 .320 .388 .708 26 0 0 0
22 Jim Morrison 25 54 224 189 37 52 6 1 10 28 4 2 28 39 .275 .374 .476 .850 90 3 2 2
23 John Poff* 25 125 525 436 79 131 30 8 20 79 3 2 75 79 .300 .407 .544 .950 237 6 4 4
24 Kevin Saucier* 21 27 13 11 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .182 .250 .182 .432 2 0 1 0
25 Lonnie Smith 22 125 566 480 103 151 20 5 7 43 66 19 79 79 .315 .411 .421 .832 202 2 2 3
26 Jackson Todd 26 16 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
27 John Vukovich 30 126 482 429 49 90 16 1 7 47 2 4 43 62 .210 .282 .301 .583 129 2 3 5
28 Mike Wallace* 27 36 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
29 Dan Warthen# 25 27 16 11 3 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 4 7 .091 .313 .091 .403 1 0 0 1
30 Steve Waterbury 26 24 11 8 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 .125 .273 .125 .398 1 0 0 1
31 Jim Wright 23 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
31 Players 25.0 136 5239 4631 721 1302 215 41 118 659 144 62 502 680 .281 .351 .422 .773 1953 25 31 50 27
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 Larry Anderson 25 6 7 .462 5.50 44 7 2 0 4 90.0 93 65 55 13 56 5 78 3 0 25 1.656 9.3 1.3 5.6 7.8 1.39 Stats for 2 teams
2 Fred Beene 35 12 5 .706 3.71 33 15 5 0 1 153.0 140 75 63 16 50 3 70 2 2 2 1.242 8.2 0.9 2.9 4.1 1.40
3 Dan Boitano 25 7 11 .389 3.99 40 14 2 0 7 133.0 152 88 59 16 67 4 71 3 1 1 1.647 10.3 1.1 4.5 4.8 1.06
4 Nardi Contreras 26 7 5 .583 4.24 44 0 0 0 4 70.0 71 42 33 7 57 5 55 6 1 5 1.829 9.1 0.9 7.3 7.1 0.96
5 Mark Klein 24 0 0 5.40 7 0 0 0 0 15.0 22 9 9 4 8 1 5 1 1 0 2.000 13.2 2.4 4.8 3.0 0.63
6 Chuck Kniffin* 27 2 3 .400 4.09 34 0 0 0 2 44.0 49 26 20 3 23 3 34 4 0 0 1.636 10.0 0.6 4.7 7.0 1.48
7 Butch Metzger 26 3 7 .300 4.50 11 10 1 0 0 68.0 74 41 34 1 18 0 30 7 0 0 1.353 9.8 0.1 2.4 4.0 1.67
8 Kevin Saucier* 21 7 12 .368 4.58 27 27 8 1 0 173.0 200 108 88 17 57 2 99 4 3 1 1.486 10.4 0.9 3.0 5.2 1.74
9 Jackson Todd 26 3 4 .429 4.61 16 13 2 0 0 80.0 94 56 41 10 25 0 47 2 0 4 1.488 10.6 1.1 2.8 5.3 1.88
10 Mike Wallace* 27 1 5 .167 5.47 36 3 0 0 4 79.0 94 52 48 10 41 2 39 0 0 5 1.709 10.7 1.1 4.7 4.4 0.95
11 Dan Warthen* 25 13 8 .619 4.09 27 27 12 1 0 196.0 181 116 89 21 110 4 144 3 2 7 1.485 8.3 1.0 5.1 6.6 1.31
12 Steve Waterbury 26 5 12 .294 6.73 24 19 5 0 0 127.0 160 105 95 14 82 3 65 5 0 3 1.906 11.3 1.0 5.8 4.6 0.79
12 Players 26.1 62 74 .456 4.63 136 136 101 35 4 18 1172.0 1276 743 603 123 552 27 680 38 10 32 1.560 9.8 0.9 4.2 5.2 1.23

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
Keith Moreland 109 588 72 12 10 .982 6.06 10
Don McCormack 17 88 6 5 1 .949 5.53 3
Robert DeMeo 16 55 0 1 0 .982 3.44 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Poff 114 968 88 15 83 .986 9.26
Orlando Gonzalez 12 106 6 1 13 .991 9.33
Mike Anderson 4 37 2 0 3 1.000 9.75
Keith Moreland 4 51 1 1 4 .981 13.00
Jim Morrison 2 2 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
John Vukovich 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ramon Aviles 78 188 211 9 49 .978 5.12
Jim Morrison 44 105 111 6 28 .973 4.91
Jose Moreno 15 33 40 3 9 .961 4.87
John Vukovich 6 9 18 1 3 .964 4.50

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Vukovich 115 104 227 18 25 .948 2.88
Jim Morrison 10 4 21 4 1 .862 2.50
Bobby Brown 8 7 17 3 1 .889 3.00
Keith Moreland 4 2 2 0 1 1.000 1.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Cruz 119 209 379 40 69 .936 4.94
Mike Buskey 8 18 22 1 3 .976 5.00
Ramon Aviles 7 8 19 3 5 .900 3.86
John Vukovich 3 3 8 1 0 .917 3.67

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lonnie Smith 122 274 21 12 5 .961 2.42
Kerry Dineen 96 188 13 7 1 .966 2.09
Orlando Alvarez 60 105 9 4 1 .966 1.90
Orlando Gonzalez 49 80 5 3 1 .966 1.73
Bobby Brown 42 98 3 4 0 .962 2.40
Mike Anderson 36 61 0 1 0 .984 1.69
John Poff 6 12 1 0 1 1.000 2.17

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Anderson 44 3 10 2 2 .867 0.30 Stats for 2 teams
Nardi Contreras 44 1 12 1 0 .929 0.30
Dan Boitano 40 13 22 2 1 .946 0.88
Mike Wallace 36 1 11 0 0 1.000 0.33
Chuck Kniffin 34 5 8 1 1 .929 0.38
Fred Beene 33 13 11 2 0 .923 0.73
Kevin Saucier 27 12 18 2 0 .938 1.11
Dan Warthen 27 5 25 1 1 .968 1.11
Steve Waterbury 24 6 19 0 1 1.000 1.04
Jackson Todd 16 5 7 1 2 .923 0.75
Butch Metzger 11 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.55
Mark Klein 7 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.43
Jim Wright 5 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.40

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Orlando Alvarez 26 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Feb 28, 1952 Rio Grande, PR
Larry Anderson 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 3, 1952 Maywood, CA, US
Mike Anderson 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jun 22, 1951 Florence, SC, US
Ramon Aviles 26 R R 5' 9.0" 155 Jan 22, 1952 Manati, PR
Fred Beene 35 S R 5' 9.0" 155 Nov 24, 1942 Angleton, TX, US
Dan Boitano 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 22, 1953 Sacramento, CA, US
Bobby Brown 24 S R 6' 2.0" 190 May 25, 1954 Norfolk, VA, US
Mike Buskey 29 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Jan 13, 1949 San Francisco, CA, US
Nardi Contreras 26 S R 6' 2.0" 193 Sep 19, 1951 Tampa, FL, US
Todd Cruz 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 23, 1955 Highland Park, MI, US
Bill Dancy 26 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 10, 1951 St. Augustine, FL, US
Robert DeMeo 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 15, 1951
Kerry Dineen 25 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 1, 1952 Englewood, NJ, US
Orlando Gonzalez 26 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 15, 1951 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Tom Harmon 29 L R 5' 11.0" 185 Dec 16, 1948
Mark Klein 24 R R 6' 4.0" Nov 11, 1953
Chuck Kniffin 27 R L 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 28, 1950 Rockville Center, NY, US
Don McCormack 22 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 18, 1955 Omak, WA, US
Butch Metzger 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 23, 1952 Lafayette, IN, US
Keith Moreland 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 2, 1954 Dallas, TX, US
Jose Moreno 20 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 1, 1957 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Jim Morrison 25 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 23, 1952 Pensacola, FL, US
John Poff 25 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 23, 1952 Chillicothe, OH, US
Kevin Saucier 21 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 9, 1956 Pensacola, FL, US
Lonnie Smith 22 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Dec 22, 1955 Chicago, IL, US
Jackson Todd 26 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 20, 1951 Tulsa, OK, US
John Vukovich 30 R R 6' 1.0" 187 Jul 31, 1947 Sacramento, CA, US
Mike Wallace 27 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 3, 1951 Gastonia, NC, US
Dan Warthen 25 S L 6' 0.0" 200 Dec 1, 1952 Omaha, NE, US
Steve Waterbury 26 R R 6' 5.0" 190 Apr 6, 1952 Carbondale, IL, US
Jim Wright 23 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Mar 3, 1955 St. Joseph, MO, US

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