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1979 Western Carolinas League

1979 > Class A > League History
Overall: 413 games, 6 teams, approx. 137 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1978

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1978

League Standings

Regular Season

TmAffWLTiesW-L%GB
Greenwood BravesATL78600.565--
Asheville TouristsTEX75631.5433
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI73660.5255.5
Greensboro HornetsCIN65710.47812
Gastonia CardinalsSTL65740.46813.5
Shelby PiratesPIT56781.41820

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Asheville TouristsTEX20.95.191395033438872111422042811561517960523765.260.341.398.740174743314839
Greenwood BravesATL21.15.13138517844267081194178326158828298623734.270.363.366.729161950354451
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI20.44.55139518545646331142183466854414066499929.250.329.355.685162152452533
Gastonia CardinalsSTL21.04.4813952354564623116918623775458841542873.256.337.358.695163237543836
Greensboro HornetsCIN20.84.341365125432059010411691963494127536461021.241.344.333.677143751783040
Shelby PiratesPIT20.54.18135468141365649921553010347613971436906.240.318.367.684151645442034
League Totals20.84.658263043726398383966801075178487326295538932695228.253.339.363.7029572278287205233

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI20.24.277366.5253.444.471391391053412221193.0113359345676483518304716761.3558.50.63.66.31.72
Gastonia CardinalsSTL20.64.376574.4683.634.621391391201911281184.01078608477776237990563201031.4378.20.64.76.91.45
Greensboro HornetsCIN20.14.606571.4783.744.88136136117199291154.01087626480100514369803913851.3878.50.84.07.61.91
Greenwood BravesATL21.54.747860.5653.705.071381381033512141161.01147654477784782885256211011.4008.90.63.76.61.78
Asheville TouristsTEX20.84.917563.5434.115.3213913997427231155.0120168352880545298283211791.5129.40.64.26.51.52
Shelby PiratesPIT20.55.005678.4184.225.52135135105305191100.0103467551676626108334121871.5098.50.65.16.81.33
League Totals20.64.65412412.5003.804.97826826647179561356947.0668038392934487326923352282781025311.4328.70.64.26.81.60

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Spartanburg PhilliesPHI13935781533200121.96227Bill Dancy
Gastonia CardinalsSTL13935521550203110.96224John Lewis
Greensboro HornetsCIN13634611329235106.95327Jim Lett
Asheville TouristsTEX13934641485247110.95227n/a
Shelby PiratesPIT13533011211228104.95226Tom Zimmer
Greenwood BravesATL13834821512264108.95022Al Gallagher
League Totals8262083886201377659.955153

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