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1978 Kingsport Braves

1978 > Class Rookie > 1978 Appalachian League
Overall: 33-37
Scored 288 runs, Allowed 273 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 37-33

Affiliation: Atlanta Braves-NL
Manager: Eddie Haas
Represented: Kingsport, TN
Ballpark: J. Fred Johnson Park (Kingsport, TN), J. Fred Johnson Park (Kingsport, TN) and J. Fred Johnson Park (Kingsport, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1David Adeimy22166959722101120083.373.448.441.88826020
2Brady Baldwin21238570720001800139.286.398.329.72623020
3Eugene Harris*2247170137163481221302735.248.391.365.75550510
4Felix Lopez2363269244316661025232023.270.330.303.63374221
5Ledell Lowe--55223195304553523942144.231.327.364.69171700
6Mark Lucas*22125346815111641611.326.396.457.85321001
7James Matthews2063249220265630226212136.255.321.295.61765233
8Mike Miller#2169254209234120014713345.196.306.206.51243192
9Rafael Peguero1811383635100200212.
10Ronald Rudd*19652962743685420181591933.310.355.339.69493102
11Kenneth Scanlon1861273229205352016653417.231.333.271.60462190
12Matt Sinatro183513011215237006411412.205.302.268.57030211
13Bobby Supel2142162126222731316613127.214.371.325.69641131
14Gary Talbert21237367610101310520.
15Leo Vargas20682852623876186339421733.290.330.439.769115033
15 Players20.370263022862885786517192356328272360.253.336.321.6577342236149
* - 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
1William Aldridge2167.4623.06141440094.08340322440574071.3517.
2Jose Alvarez2233.5001.338821054.0381581220452031.1116.
3Felipe Arroyo2102.0003.1414400043.04223151150222131.3268.
4Steve Bedrosian2022.5003.086610038.03818131251291021.6589.
5Rick Behenna1864.6003.77121230074.06637315503374161.5688.
6Kenny Forsyth*21003.007200015.0955114071011.5335.
7Billy Gore*2024.3333.0022000639.03816131110230031.2568.
8Bill Haley1903.0003.868600035.03620153122192001.3719.
9Marshall Justice2231.7501.4614110137.029116170330010.9737.
10Paul Randolph2221.6672.258000012.0853162110131.1676.
11Gil Ryan1922.5004.1712900054.03830254380384031.4076.
12Mike Shields2135.3754.1218100448.05030223260383051.5839.
13Mike Smith1943.5712.1012740060.04823142140411021.0337.
13 Players20.23337.4713.0170705515411604.0523273202262848400243391.3367.
* - 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


Matt Sinatro321982622.9917.009
Brady Baldwin231071520.9845.306
Gary Talbert161039021.0007.002
James Matthews140001.0004.000


Ledell Lowe3131825220.99411.06
James Matthews2322014221.99210.17
David Adeimy161291238.9798.81


Kenneth Scanlon601541621530.9555.27
Mark Lucas7132014.9714.71
Rafael Peguero311713.9476.00


James Matthews362362133.8672.36
Bobby Supel283170174.8563.61
Mark Lucas521332.8333.00
Rafael Peguero10020.0000.00


Mike Miller69812212731.9184.38
Rafael Peguero10010.0000.00


Leo Vargas671413110.9292.15
Ronald Rudd65110540.9661.77
Felix Lopez6393320.9801.52
Eugene Harris1719411.9581.35
Rafael Peguero640001.0000.67


Billy Gore2207001.0000.32
Mike Shields1810811.9471.00
William Aldridge1442021.9231.71
Felipe Arroyo1421410.9411.14
Marshall Justice1403001.0000.21
Rick Behenna1271311.9521.67
Gil Ryan1281810.9632.17
Mike Smith120520.7140.42
Jose Alvarez8618001.0003.00
Bill Haley858001.0001.63
Paul Randolph80430.5710.50
Kenny Forsyth712001.0000.43
Steve Bedrosian6710011.0002.83

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
David Adeimy22RR5' 11.0"185May 17, 1956West Palm Beach, FL, US
William Aldridge21RR6' 2.0"205Oct 10, 1956Beauford, SC, US
Jose Alvarez22RR5' 10.0"170Apr 12, 1956Tampa, FL, US
Felipe Arroyo21RR6' 2.0"170Aug 22, 1956Yauco, PR
Brady Baldwin21RR5' 8.0"185Oct 31, 1956Cincinnati, OH, US
Steve Bedrosian20RR6' 3.0"200Dec 6, 1957Methuen, MA, US
Rick Behenna18RR6' 2.0"170Mar 6, 1960Miami, FL, US
Kenny Forsyth21RL6' 1.0"1901957
Billy Gore20LL6' 0.0"200Jul 14, 1957Las Cruces, NM, US
Bill Haley19RR6' 3.0"200Nov 18, 1958Benicia, CA, US
Eugene Harris22LR6' 4.0"195Jan 7, 1956
Marshall Justice22RR6' 3.0"190Feb 2, 1956Quitman, GA, US
Felix Lopez23RR6' 0.0"190Mar 24, 1955Santurce, PR
Ledell Lowe--RRUnknown
Mark Lucas22LR6' 0.0"165Jun 11, 1956Springfield, OH, US
James Matthews20RR6' 3.0"210Aug 31, 1957Cordele, GA, US
Mike Miller21SR6' 0.0"170Jun 30, 1957Louisville, KY, US
Rafael Peguero18RR5' 9.0"155Oct 24, 1959
Paul Randolph22RR6' 0.0"1751956
Ronald Rudd19LR6' 1.0"190Apr 12, 1959Richmond, VA, US
Gil Ryan19RR6' 3.0"185Oct 26, 1958Kingsville, TX, US
Kenneth Scanlon18RR5' 10.0"165Oct 5, 1959New York, NY, US
Mike Shields21RR6' 0.0"160Aug 2, 1956Louisville, KY, US
Matt Sinatro18RR5' 9.0"174Mar 22, 1960Hartford, CT, US
Mike Smith19RR6' 5.0"215Aug 15, 1958Newton, MA, US
Bobby Supel21RR5' 9.0"165Aug 13, 1956Snowhill, NC, US
Gary Talbert21RR6' 0.0"185Nov 9, 1956Meridian, MS, US
Leo Vargas20RR6' 0.0"170Sep 12, 1957San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO

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