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1978 Waterbury Giants

1978 > Class AA > 1978 Eastern League
Overall: 65-74
Scored 563 runs, Allowed 607 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-74

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Andy Gilbert
Represented: Waterbury, CT
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 Jose Barrios 21 139 536 478 54 109 22 6 13 56 1 1 43 95 .228 .295 .381 .676 182 4 7 4
2 Ken Barton# 22 100 393 340 39 81 12 2 4 46 1 0 35 32 .238 .305 .321 .626 109 1 10 7
3 Tom Bhagwat 24 126 511 435 61 108 15 6 8 65 2 1 66 55 .248 .346 .366 .712 159 2 3 5
4 Chris Bourjos 23 116 479 426 62 120 21 5 8 66 8 2 34 53 .282 .341 .411 .752 175 8 4 7
5 Richard Casillas -- 7 24 23 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 .130 .130 .130 .261 3 0 1 0
6 Wayne Cato 25 104 394 347 35 91 15 2 1 39 2 1 28 27 .262 .325 .326 .650 113 7 6 6
7 James Elrod 23 99 348 310 26 86 16 2 2 30 0 2 26 46 .277 .333 .361 .695 112 2 6 4
8 Bob Kearney 21 38 135 125 10 21 3 0 1 8 0 0 7 21 .168 .222 .216 .438 27 2 0 1
9 Mark Kuecker 20 127 473 408 52 87 13 4 3 33 2 0 52 89 .213 .300 .287 .587 117 0 10 3
10 Howard Mitchell 25 46 168 145 20 38 3 1 2 8 2 3 20 17 .262 .352 .338 .689 49 0 3 0
11 Billy Prather 23 3 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 1 0
12 Mike Rex 23 128 557 476 74 146 20 9 5 52 7 4 66 45 .307 .397 .418 .815 199 6 8 1
13 Donnie Sasser 24 7 22 20 3 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 7 .100 .182 .250 .432 5 0 0 0
14 Bob Taylor* 34 21 73 66 12 20 6 0 0 4 0 0 5 8 .303 .342 .394 .736 26 0 0 2
15 Steve Wilkins* 25 84 315 263 32 58 11 2 9 45 0 1 41 64 .221 .333 .380 .714 100 5 3 3
16 Mark Woodbrey* 24 119 491 406 71 102 18 6 3 27 13 9 67 56 .251 .366 .347 .713 141 7 10 1
17 William Young 24 30 98 87 11 20 6 0 4 14 0 0 7 22 .230 .289 .437 .725 38 1 1 2
17 Players 23.1 139 5024 4361 563 1093 181 45 64 497 38 24 499 648 .251 .331 .357 .687 1556 45 73 46 42
* - 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 Scott Budner* 22 6 1 .857 0.80 7 7 7 4 0 56.0 41 6 5 0 15 0 51 1 0 2 1.000 6.6 0.0 2.4 8.2 3.40
2 Steve Cline 25 0 6 .000 5.67 26 6 2 0 1 73.0 81 53 46 7 39 2 61 5 1 4 1.644 10.0 0.9 4.8 7.5 1.56
3 Mike Glinatsis 23 7 13 .350 4.39 27 27 8 2 0 162.0 187 104 79 8 83 2 88 7 1 9 1.667 10.4 0.4 4.6 4.9 1.06
4 Monroe Greenfield 25 4 8 .333 5.48 20 6 1 0 0 69.0 83 55 42 6 49 5 30 2 0 2 1.913 10.8 0.8 6.4 3.9 0.61
5 Gorman Heimueller* 22 8 7 .533 4.81 41 1 0 0 7 73.0 67 49 39 5 48 6 63 4 1 11 1.575 8.3 0.6 5.9 7.8 1.31
6 Mike Heinen 27 0 4 .000 5.73 24 0 0 0 2 44.0 53 35 28 6 25 2 26 4 0 1 1.773 10.8 1.2 5.1 5.3 1.04
7 David Mendoza* 24 8 14 .364 3.99 27 27 13 4 0 185.0 181 92 82 17 66 5 117 0 1 6 1.335 8.8 0.8 3.2 5.7 1.77
8 Douglas Schaefer 24 10 11 .476 3.82 28 28 14 3 0 184.0 195 92 78 14 92 2 104 2 0 9 1.560 9.5 0.7 4.5 5.1 1.13
9 Earnest Schmidt 23 9 5 .643 3.71 26 18 8 0 0 143.0 140 72 59 7 54 3 83 10 1 6 1.357 8.8 0.4 3.4 5.2 1.54
10 Bob Tufts* 22 13 5 .722 2.83 21 19 15 2 0 143.0 135 49 45 4 42 3 83 3 0 6 1.238 8.5 0.3 2.6 5.2 1.98
10 Players 23.6 65 74 .468 4.00 139 139 71 68 15 10 1132.0 1163 607 503 74 513 30 706 38 5 56 1.481 9.2 0.6 4.1 5.6 1.38
* - 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
Wayne Cato 87 489 47 17 10 .969 6.16 11
Bob Kearney 37 195 33 9 6 .962 6.16 3
Richard Casillas 7 38 1 0 1 1.000 5.57 2
Donnie Sasser 6 31 1 2 0 .941 5.33 3
Billy Prather 3 10 2 0 1 1.000 4.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Barrios 139 1207 114 15 98 .989 9.50
Tom Bhagwat 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Rex 123 260 319 14 73 .976 4.71
Ken Barton 16 34 41 0 12 1.000 4.69
Howard Mitchell 1 1 4 1 0 .833 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Elrod 94 80 179 15 24 .945 2.76
Ken Barton 31 33 63 9 3 .914 3.10
Howard Mitchell 15 19 29 3 2 .941 3.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Kuecker 127 148 343 29 51 .944 3.87
Howard Mitchell 8 16 27 0 8 1.000 5.38
Mike Rex 6 3 10 1 2 .929 2.17

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Woodbrey 118 243 8 8 1 .969 2.13
Chris Bourjos 114 181 7 6 2 .969 1.65
Tom Bhagwat 87 124 6 5 0 .963 1.49
Ken Barton 44 83 5 3 1 .967 2.00
Steve Wilkins 42 68 5 4 0 .948 1.74
Howard Mitchell 20 34 3 0 1 1.000 1.85
William Young 5 6 0 1 0 .857 1.20
Wayne Cato 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gorman Heimueller 41 3 29 3 0 .914 0.78
Douglas Schaefer 28 13 34 4 2 .922 1.68
Mike Glinatsis 27 12 29 4 3 .911 1.52
David Mendoza 27 15 26 2 0 .953 1.52
Steve Cline 26 6 17 0 2 1.000 0.88
Earnest Schmidt 26 15 19 2 1 .944 1.31
Mike Heinen 24 1 6 1 0 .875 0.29
Bob Tufts 21 11 38 1 2 .980 2.33
Monroe Greenfield 20 6 14 2 3 .909 1.00
Scott Budner 7 3 13 1 1 .941 2.29

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jose Barrios 21 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Jun 26, 1957 New York, NY, US
Ken Barton 22 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 22, 1955 San Diego, CA, US
Tom Bhagwat 24 R R 6' 3.0" 185 1954
Chris Bourjos 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 16, 1954 Chicago, IL, US
Scott Budner 22 S L 6' 2.0" 180 1956
Richard Casillas -- R R Unknown
Wayne Cato 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Feb 18, 1953 Brenham, TX, US
Steve Cline 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 31, 1952 Hagerstown, MD, US
James Elrod 23 R R 6' 3.0" 185 May 28, 1955
Mike Glinatsis 23 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Apr 22, 1955
Monroe Greenfield 25 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Dec 21, 1952 Coeur d'Alene, ID, US
Gorman Heimueller 22 L L 6' 4.0" 195 Sep 24, 1955 Los Angeles, CA, US
Mike Heinen 27 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Sep 17, 1950
Bob Kearney 21 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 3, 1956 San Antonio, TX, US
Mark Kuecker 20 R R 5' 10.0" 153 Nov 26, 1957
David Mendoza 24 R L 5' 10.0" 170 1954
Howard Mitchell 25 R R 5' 11.0" 160 1953
Billy Prather 23 R R 6' 0.0" 175 1955
Mike Rex 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 8, 1954
Donnie Sasser 24 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 15, 1953 Albany, GA, US
Douglas Schaefer 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 28, 1954
Earnest Schmidt 23 R R 5' 11.0" 192 1955
Bob Taylor 34 L R 5' 9.0" 170 Mar 20, 1944 Leland, MS, US
Bob Tufts 22 L L 6' 5.0" 215 Nov 2, 1955 Medford, MA, US
Steve Wilkins 25 L R 6' 1.0" 185 1953
Mark Woodbrey 24 L R 5' 11.0" 165 Jul 20, 1953 Gorham, ME, US
William Young 24 R R 6' 1.0" 200 1954

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