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1977 Columbus Clippers

1977 > Class AAA > 1977 International League
Overall: 65-75
Scored 682 runs, Allowed 708 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-72

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Johnny Lipon
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978

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 Dave Augustine 27 127 454 406 52 93 15 10 4 44 10 3 32 55 .229 .291 .345 .636 140 5 8 3
2 Chris Batton 22 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
3 Dale Berra 20 125 492 438 68 127 18 7 18 54 12 5 44 67 .290 .357 .486 .843 213 2 7 1
4 Miguel Dilone# 22 38 163 144 28 31 5 1 0 7 34 3 16 15 .215 .292 .264 .556 38 0 2 1
5 Mike Easler* 26 127 536 451 83 136 29 5 18 75 12 7 76 76 .302 .403 .508 .911 229 4 0 5
6 Mike Edwards 24 133 575 531 77 157 13 7 4 61 62 11 23 59 .296 .322 .369 .691 196 2 10 9
7 Gary Hargis 20 104 379 349 39 88 18 3 4 52 13 2 15 37 .252 .278 .355 .634 124 0 9 6
8 Al Holland 24 27 10 8 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .125 .125 .250 .375 2 0 2 0
9 Randolph Hopkins* 24 36 16 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 3 0
10 Bob Johnson* 34 9 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
11 Timothy Jones# 23 29 24 21 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .095 .095 .143 .238 3 0 3 0
12 Alberto Lois 21 42 161 142 21 40 0 3 4 17 17 7 14 31 .282 .352 .408 .761 58 2 2 1
13 Ken Macha 26 76 306 254 51 85 18 2 11 64 4 1 41 33 .335 .424 .551 .976 140 3 2 6
14 Ronald Mitchell 25 88 265 240 34 60 10 5 8 36 2 2 15 50 .250 .293 .433 .726 104 2 2 6
15 Douglas Nelson* 22 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
16 Jim Nettles* 30 123 489 409 89 116 24 3 16 45 11 10 77 54 .284 .395 .474 .870 194 0 1 2
17 Steve Nicosia 21 25 101 85 12 18 5 0 4 12 1 1 13 12 .212 .320 .412 .732 35 1 1 1
18 Nelson Norman# 19 28 96 90 9 21 4 0 0 8 1 1 4 13 .233 .263 .278 .541 25 0 1 1
19 Oswaldo Olivares* 22 4 16 15 1 6 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 .400 .438 .400 .838 6 0 0 0
20 Bob Oliver 34 126 510 489 54 134 25 5 17 85 9 4 12 90 .274 .293 .450 .743 220 3 1 5
21 Dave Pagan 27 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
22 Lowell Palmer 29 41 8 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
23 Raymond Price 25 9 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
24 Don Robinson 20 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
25 Ellie Rodriguez 31 49 163 134 19 30 3 0 3 16 2 0 23 17 .224 .356 .313 .669 42 5 0 1
26 Jim Sadowski 25 17 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
27 Harry Saferight* 28 80 288 261 30 77 15 3 10 39 2 1 23 32 .295 .350 .490 .840 128 0 2 2
28 Fred Scherman* 32 49 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
29 Mickey Scott* 29 29 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0
30 Rod Scurry* 21 8 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0
31 Rich Standart* 25 36 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
32 Greg Terlecky 25 20 8 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 1 0
33 William Thomas 27 19 70 55 7 13 1 1 1 8 1 1 14 13 .236 .391 .345 .737 19 0 1 0
34 Ed Whitson 22 27 17 15 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 .200 .250 .267 .517 4 0 1 0
35 Luther Wrenn 23 2 5 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100 2 0 0 0
35 Players 25.7 140 5183 4594 682 1242 206 55 122 628 193 59 447 701 .270 .336 .419 .754 1924 29 64 49 57
* - 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 Chris Batton 22 1 3 .250 7.91 8 8 0 0 0 33.0 49 34 29 8 12 0 23 1 0 0 1.848 13.4 2.2 3.3 6.3 1.92
2 Michael Gonzalez 23 0 1 .000 13.50 2 2 0 0 0 6.0 11 9 9 3 5 1 3 1 0 2 2.667 16.5 4.5 7.5 4.5 0.60
3 Al Holland* 24 6 4 .600 3.56 27 8 1 0 2 86.0 83 44 34 9 36 0 73 2 3 1 1.384 8.7 0.9 3.8 7.6 2.03
4 Randolph Hopkins* 24 7 6 .538 4.47 35 12 1 0 0 131.0 158 73 65 10 59 4 48 3 1 4 1.656 10.9 0.7 4.1 3.3 0.81
5 Bob Johnson 34 0 3 .000 9.31 9 6 0 0 1 29.0 48 32 30 9 11 0 17 3 0 0 2.034 14.9 2.8 3.4 5.3 1.55
6 Timothy Jones 23 15 6 .714 4.12 28 26 8 0 0 190.0 207 99 87 19 62 2 91 3 3 6 1.416 9.8 0.9 2.9 4.3 1.47
7 John Morlan 29 0 1 .000 23.40 3 0 0 0 0 5.0 13 13 13 1 5 0 2 2 0 0 3.600 23.4 1.8 9.0 3.6 0.40
8 Douglas Nelson* 22 0 3 .000 17.25 5 5 0 0 0 12.0 24 24 23 5 15 2 8 0 1 1 3.250 18.0 3.8 11.2 6.0 0.53
9 Dave Pagan 27 2 1 .667 3.79 8 5 0 0 1 38.0 37 18 16 2 15 1 17 0 0 1 1.368 8.8 0.5 3.6 4.0 1.13
10 Lowell Palmer 29 2 6 .250 5.30 37 8 0 0 1 90.0 82 55 53 16 75 2 80 4 1 7 1.744 8.2 1.6 7.5 8.0 1.07 Stats for 2 teams
11 Raymond Price 25 0 4 .000 7.59 9 6 0 0 0 32.0 49 27 27 7 13 0 19 1 0 0 1.938 13.8 2.0 3.7 5.3 1.46
12 Don Robinson 20 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 7 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 1.600 12.6 0.0 1.8 5.4 3.00
13 Jim Sadowski 25 4 5 .444 5.17 15 9 0 0 0 54.0 63 36 31 7 27 1 20 5 0 3 1.667 10.5 1.2 4.5 3.3 0.74
14 Fred Scherman* 32 6 8 .429 3.90 49 0 0 0 9 90.0 97 53 39 5 36 5 42 5 0 3 1.478 9.7 0.5 3.6 4.2 1.17
15 Mickey Scott* 29 1 5 .167 3.11 29 0 0 0 12 55.0 46 19 19 8 15 6 20 1 1 2 1.109 7.5 1.3 2.5 3.3 1.33
16 Rod Scurry* 21 3 2 .600 4.62 8 8 1 1 0 37.0 30 31 19 6 32 0 39 2 0 1 1.676 7.3 1.5 7.8 9.5 1.22
17 Rich Standart 25 3 1 .750 2.44 36 0 0 0 3 59.0 49 25 16 5 23 3 43 1 1 0 1.220 7.5 0.8 3.5 6.6 1.87
18 Greg Terlecky 25 8 5 .615 4.88 19 16 2 0 0 107.0 131 62 58 15 27 0 43 2 1 4 1.477 11.0 1.3 2.3 3.6 1.59
19 Rafael Vasquez 19 0 1 .000 18.00 1 1 0 0 0 2.0 6 4 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 3.000 27.0 4.5 0.0 9.0
20 Ed Whitson 22 8 13 .381 3.34 26 26 9 0 0 175.0 175 74 65 9 68 3 120 3 0 6 1.389 9.0 0.5 3.5 6.2 1.76
20 Players 25.8 65 75 .464 4.61 140 140 118 22 3 29 1193.0 1330 708 611 138 496 30 679 39 12 40 1.531 10.0 1.0 3.7 5.1 1.37
* - 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
Harry Saferight 70 357 26 12 2 .970 5.47 1
Ellie Rodriguez 47 197 21 4 5 .982 4.64 3
Steve Nicosia 24 132 16 2 2 .987 6.17 4
Ken Macha 8 37 5 0 1 1.000 5.25 1
Dave Augustine 2 11 1 2 0 .857 6.00 0
Jim Nettles 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Oliver 106 955 48 6 90 .994 9.46
Ronald Mitchell 32 251 14 7 27 .974 8.28
Ken Macha 11 70 7 0 6 1.000 7.00
Jim Nettles 2 13 0 0 0 1.000 6.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Edwards 133 280 426 17 94 .976 5.31
Dave Augustine 8 10 20 3 3 .909 3.75
Gary Hargis 5 5 10 1 2 .938 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dale Berra 124 95 239 29 28 .920 2.69
Dave Augustine 15 15 35 4 6 .926 3.33
Ken Macha 4 3 9 2 0 .857 3.00
Gary Hargis 3 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Mike Edwards 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Hargis 85 125 252 16 38 .959 4.44
Dave Augustine 31 51 67 15 15 .887 3.81
Nelson Norman 28 49 84 5 14 .964 4.75
Dale Berra 4 2 13 0 1 1.000 3.75

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Nettles 98 172 6 4 1 .978 1.82
Mike Easler 88 171 7 3 2 .983 2.02
Dave Augustine 77 161 6 2 3 .988 2.17
Ken Macha 53 77 4 7 0 .920 1.53
Alberto Lois 38 89 4 2 1 .979 2.45
Miguel Dilone 35 101 2 1 1 .990 2.94
Ronald Mitchell 32 46 1 0 0 1.000 1.47
William Thomas 18 39 1 2 0 .952 2.22
Oswaldo Olivares 3 9 0 1 0 .900 3.00
Harry Saferight 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Scherman 49 1 13 1 0 .933 0.29
Lowell Palmer 37 3 10 0 0 1.000 0.35 Stats for 2 teams
Rich Standart 36 1 14 0 2 1.000 0.42
Randolph Hopkins 35 7 27 1 2 .971 0.97
Mickey Scott 29 3 7 0 0 1.000 0.34
Timothy Jones 28 5 32 1 2 .974 1.32
Al Holland 27 3 7 2 1 .833 0.37
Ed Whitson 26 11 24 0 2 1.000 1.35
Greg Terlecky 19 6 14 1 1 .952 1.05
Jim Sadowski 15 3 7 2 0 .833 0.67
Bob Johnson 9 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.33
Raymond Price 9 2 3 1 0 .833 0.56
Chris Batton 8 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.50
Dave Pagan 8 3 8 0 0 1.000 1.38
Rod Scurry 8 2 12 0 0 1.000 1.75
Douglas Nelson 5 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.40
John Morlan 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Michael Gonzalez 2 1 0 1 0 .500 0.50
Don Robinson 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
Rafael Vasquez 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Dave Augustine 27 R R 6' 2.0" 174 Nov 28, 1949 Follansbee, WV, US
Chris Batton 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Aug 24, 1954 Los Angeles, CA, US
Dale Berra 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 13, 1956 Ridgewood, NJ, US
Miguel Dilone 22 S R 6' 0.0" 160 Nov 1, 1954 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Mike Easler 26 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Nov 29, 1950 Cleveland, OH, US
Mike Edwards 24 R R 5' 10.0" 154 Aug 27, 1952 Fort Lewis, WA, US
Michael Gonzalez 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 1954
Gary Hargis 20 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 2, 1956 Minneapolis, MN, US
Al Holland 24 R L 5' 11.0" 207 Aug 16, 1952 Roanoke, VA, US
Randolph Hopkins 24 L L 6' 5.0" 195 Sep 17, 1952 Meridian, MS, US
Bob Johnson 34 L R 6' 4.0" 220 Apr 25, 1943 Aurora, IL, US
Timothy Jones 23 S R 6' 5.0" 220 Jan 24, 1954 Sacramento, CA, US
Alberto Lois 21 R R 5' 9.0" 175 May 6, 1956 Hato Mayor del Rey, Hato Mayor, DO
Ken Macha 26 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Sep 29, 1950 Monroeville, PA, US
Ronald Mitchell 25 R R 6' 3.0" 175 Sep 18, 1951 Phoenix, AZ, US
John Morlan 29 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Nov 22, 1947 Columbus, OH, US
Douglas Nelson 22 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 29, 1954 Charleston, WV, US
Jim Nettles 30 L L 6' 0.0" 186 Mar 2, 1947 San Diego, CA, US
Steve Nicosia 21 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Aug 6, 1955 Paterson, NJ, US
Nelson Norman 19 S R 6' 2.0" 160 May 23, 1958 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Oswaldo Olivares 22 L L 5' 11.0" 154 Sep 15, 1954 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Bob Oliver 34 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Feb 8, 1943 Shreveport, LA, US
Dave Pagan 27 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Sep 15, 1949 Nipawin, SK, CA
Lowell Palmer 29 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 18, 1947 Sacramento, CA, US
Raymond Price 25 R R 6' 6.0" 210 1952
Don Robinson 20 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Jun 8, 1957 Ashland, KY, US
Ellie Rodriguez 31 R R 5' 11.0" 185 May 24, 1946 Fajardo, PR
Jim Sadowski 25 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Aug 7, 1951 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Harry Saferight 28 L R 5' 11.0" 195 Mar 4, 1949 Richmond, VA, US
Fred Scherman 32 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Jul 25, 1944 Dayton, OH, US
Mickey Scott 29 L L 6' 1.0" 155 Jul 25, 1947 Weimar, DE
Rod Scurry 21 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 17, 1956 Sacramento, CA, US
Rich Standart 25 L R 6' 2.0" 155 Jan 4, 1952 Stockton, CA, US
Greg Terlecky 25 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 20, 1952 Culver City, CA, US
William Thomas 27 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Dec 23, 1949
Rafael Vasquez 19 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jun 28, 1958 La Romana, La Romana, DO
Ed Whitson 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 May 19, 1955 Johnson City, TN, US
Luther Wrenn 23 R R 6' 2.0" 170 1954

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