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1978 San Jose Missions

1978 > Class AAA > 1978 Pacific Coast League (East)
Overall: 53-87
Scored 625 runs, Allowed 782 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 56-84

Affiliation: Seattle Mariners-AL
Manager: Rene Lachemann
Represented: San Jose, CA
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium (San Jose, CA), Municipal Stadium (San Jose, CA) and Municipal Stadium (San Jose, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Archie Amerson234114313012305021032915.231.286.315.60141130
2Charlie Beamon*241345725188917025456239134177.328.377.421.797218418
3Juan Bernhardt24251049513263021651613.274.317.368.68635102
4Greg Biagini262085761016313610814.211.282.395.67730001
5Tom Brown2846110000000000.
6Ed Crosby*2911748343050125173239434747.291.360.358.718154051
7William Daves2445163135203361111002633.244.366.326.69244020
8Puchy Delgado#241366105398313619724949185579.252.325.325.650175646
9Rick Down27516143501130222.357.438.7141.15210000
10Andrew Dyes24863613316610718513512172776.323.378.526.903174210Stats for 2 teams
11Jose Elguezabal24124489443491091914411173285.246.298.321.618142293
12Manny Estrada261315384755313328546414134941.280.346.385.731183266
13Frankie George2561241210334580625842930.214.311.338.64971101
14Pedro Ithier22410100100000001.
15Rick Jones*2322111000000001.
16Tom McMillan2610335932438831331272182764.256.313.324.637105071
17George Mitterwald332183688111017101125.
18Tom Paciorek311666577161231722714.281.364.526.89030101
19Kevin Pasley24983873603294191343052224.261.303.344.648124113
20Larry Patterson22931261500020057.192.323.192.5155000
21Jack Pierce*297732327544902011061214371.327.421.516.937142302
22Bill Plummer312492789142028001318.179.304.282.58622100
23Herb Pryor2520220000000000.
24Royle Stillman*27542301822753121629044532.291.428.467.89585012
25Gary Wheelock2622440100010001.
25 Players25.6140531147066251277214346555817789499757.271.342.373.714175425414030
* - 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
1Santo Alcala2552.7145.05151010057.06135325310303011.6149.
2Rick Baldwin2535.3755.0324310059.06337333381314161.7129.
3Greg Biercevicz2255.5004.30141430088.09148428442573031.5349.
4Roy Branch2403.00010.064400017.0191919314074021.94110.
5Tom Brown2878.4673.7046000990.08743378325654031.3228.
6Steve Burke2311.5006.1825000067.08761467521222052.07511.
7Joe Decker31613.3163.934317615151.016082663764853091.5639.
8Puchy Delgado*24000.00100001.000000000000.0000.
9Alan Griffin2636.3334.66151010083.010358434362570031.67511.
10Steve Hamrick*2614.2007.468700041.05643344221251021.90212.
11Rick Jones*2378.4673.872020520135.015163588592853271.55610.
12Mike Kekich*3394.6925.1465100791.010863525607591041.84610. for 2 teams
13Frank MacCormack23412.2506.312322300134.01561059411955765091.87310.
14Byron McLaughlin2252.7143.508820054.04523213320521051.4267.
15Dick Pole2704.0004.226500032.03117152130190051.3758.
16Herb Pryor*25005.4820000023.0251514111090101.5659.
17Gary Wheelock26112.0776.982119100116.017010290144313210111.83613.
17 Players26.75387.3794.98140140117234211210.013607826708564130700344731.65410.
* - 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


Kevin Pasley9349479107.9836.1620
William Daves1867631.9614.063
Bill Plummer18101926.9826.114
Larry Patterson8427011.0006.131
George Mitterwald748320.9627.293


Charlie Beamon9078162975.9899.37
Jack Pierce3325325428.9868.42
William Daves1613410213.9869.00
Juan Bernhardt2181011.0009.50
Ed Crosby12111.7503.00
Rick Down162001.0008.00
Rick Jones130011.0003.00
Kevin Pasley1120011.00012.00


Manny Estrada1273123822592.9655.46
Ed Crosby132232041.0004.15
Pedro Ithier333021.0002.00
Tom McMillan25511.9095.00


Jose Elguezabal120902151820.9442.54
Ed Crosby23174232.9522.57
Juan Bernhardt514011.0001.00


Tom McMillan901552553552.9214.56
Ed Crosby60961581037.9624.23
Pedro Ithier115011.0006.00


Puchy Delgado133335983.9772.59
Andrew Dyes781358100.9351.83Stats for 2 teams
Frankie George57103731.9731.93
Royle Stillman5078522.9761.66
Archie Amerson3985520.9782.31
Charlie Beamon3973521.9752.00
Greg Biagini20320001.0001.60
Juan Bernhardt1826310.9671.61
Tom Paciorek1532110.9712.20
Rick Down440001.0001.00
Tom McMillan310001.0000.33
Jose Elguezabal230001.0001.50
Ed Crosby110001.0001.00


Mike Kekich65618021.0000.37Stats for 2 teams
Tom Brown4641111.9380.33
Joe Decker43211822.9510.91
Steve Burke25910021.0000.76
Rick Baldwin2424001.0000.25
Frank MacCormack23112632.9251.61
Gary Wheelock2192832.9251.76
Rick Jones2062714.9711.65
Herb Pryor2014011.0000.25
Santo Alcala157321.8330.67
Alan Griffin1581310.9551.40
Greg Biercevicz147711.9331.00
Steve Hamrick822001.0000.50
Byron McLaughlin8510001.0001.88
Dick Pole63510.8891.33
Roy Branch415001.0001.50
Puchy Delgado100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Santo Alcala25RR6' 5.0"195Dec 23, 1952San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Archie Amerson23RR6' 0.0"175Feb 28, 1955Wichita Falls, TX, US
Rick Baldwin25LR6' 3.0"180Jun 1, 1953Fresno, CA, US
Charlie Beamon24LL6' 1.0"183Dec 4, 1953Oakland, CA, US
Juan Bernhardt24RR5' 11.0"160Aug 31, 1953San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Greg Biagini26RR6' 2.0"205Mar 12, 1952Chicago, IL, US
Greg Biercevicz22RR6' 1.0"185Oct 21, 1955Derby, CT, US
Roy Branch24RR6' 0.0"175Jul 12, 1953St. Louis, MO, US
Tom Brown28RR6' 1.0"170Aug 10, 1949Lafayette, LA, US
Steve Burke23SR6' 2.0"200Mar 5, 1955Stockton, CA, US
Ed Crosby29LR6' 2.0"175May 26, 1949Long Beach, CA, US
William Daves24RR6' 2.0"195Aug 29, 1953
Joe Decker31RR6' 0.0"180Jun 16, 1947Storm Lake, IA, US
Puchy Delgado24SL5' 11.0"170Feb 2, 1954Hatillo, PR
Rick Down27RR6' 1.0"185Dec 14, 1950Wyandotte, MI, US
Andrew Dyes24RR6' 2.0"212Dec 2, 1953Richmond, CA, US
Jose Elguezabal24RR6' 1.0"1751954
Manny Estrada26RR5' 8.0"165Jun 9, 1952La Habana, La Habana, CU
Frankie George25RR6' 0.0"195Jun 16, 1953San Diego, CA, US
Alan Griffin26RR6' 2.0"170Feb 15, 1952Santa Monica, CA, US
Steve Hamrick26RL6' 1.0"195Apr 17, 1952
Pedro Ithier22RR5' 10.0"1501956
Rick Jones23LL6' 5.0"190Apr 16, 1955Jacksonville, FL, US
Mike Kekich33RL6' 1.0"196Apr 2, 1945San Diego, CA, US
Frank MacCormack23RR6' 4.0"210Sep 21, 1954Jersey City, NJ, US
Byron McLaughlin22RR6' 1.0"175Sep 29, 1955Van Nuys, CA, US
Tom McMillan26RR5' 9.0"165Sep 13, 1951Richmond, VA, US
George Mitterwald33RR6' 2.0"195Jun 7, 1945Berkeley, CA, US
Tom Paciorek31RR6' 4.0"215Nov 2, 1946Detroit, MI, US
Kevin Pasley24RR6' 0.0"185Jul 22, 1953Brooklyn, NY, US
Larry Patterson22RR6' 2.0"195Jul 12, 1955Seattle, WA, US
Jack Pierce29LR6' 0.0"210Jun 2, 1949Laurel, MS, US
Bill Plummer31RR6' 1.0"190Mar 21, 1947Oakland, CA, US
Dick Pole27RR6' 3.0"200Oct 13, 1950Trout Creek, MI, US
Herb Pryor25RL6' 0.0"1851953
Royle Stillman27LL5' 11.0"180Jan 2, 1951Santa Monica, CA, US
Gary Wheelock26RR6' 3.0"205Nov 29, 1951Bakersfield, CA, US

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