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1978 Syracuse Chiefs

1978 > Class AAA > 1978 International League
Overall: 50-90
Scored 548 runs, Allowed 702 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 54-86

Affiliation: Toronto Blue Jays-AL
Manager: Vern Benson
Represented: Syracuse, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1977 / 1979

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Danny Ainge191194163893389101430431874.
2Butch Alberts2812951545562136254971244659.299.366.431.797196626
3Jack Baker2837959213244152400232.261.274.489.76345001
4Steve Bowling261330000000000.
5Andrew Dyes2410413504000100413.
6Sam Ewing*29836303700150165.233.361.333.69410000
7Jeffrey Geach2756223209174873317001022.230.261.335.59670013
8Garth Iorg23893483242970162625231855.216.262.333.595108240
9Pat Kelly225518716882760012001550.
10Sheldon Mallory*2495372319528619410401534653.270.369.448.818143511
11Luis Melendez28963673224383153235003041.258.320.342.662110285
12Ken Pape2611947743342118121535513164.273.322.339.662147355
13Tommy Sandt27100381330448174432014538.245.340.327.668108321
14Hector Torres321113733443771102742101654.206.240.308.548106166Stats for 2 teams
15Greg Wells242910810013254031400518.250.299.380.67938210
16Ernie Whitt*2612145239950981631253044535.246.322.391.713156224
17Al Woods*248133228747891311149214224.310.401.477.878137201
18Gary Woods24133586504741363361345201270100.270.362.437.798220534
18 Players25.514051144560548115119034915025133441722.252.321.369.690168235433533
* - 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
1Jack Baker28201.0003.3211200038.03017143190222041.2897.
2Tom Buskey31713.3502.95454309119.011351397415622101.2948.
3Jeff Byrd2103.0008.137710031.03331280240181131.8399.
4Victor Cruz2032.6004.5025000542.03123214350564021.5716.60.97.512.01.60
5Mike Darr22616.2734.062929600175.016799796141313330231.7608.
6Butch Edge21210.1675.302821100107.0127776328126500131.94410.
7Chuck Fore2201.0003.603300015.01796180110001.66710.
8Steve Grilli29912.4293.963220610157.01508469109678431151.5678.
9Phil Huffman2011.5004.912200011.0146626070011.81811.
10Ken Pape260018.00100001.042200000014.00036.
11Mike Pazik*28101.0005.544000013.0158843020001.38510.
12Luis Quintana*2634.4293.6832300288.099403611184564011.33010.
13Ken Reynolds*31710.4124.322823822148.0139887118731985081.4328.
14Ed Ricks2701.00031.50210002.087702010005.00036.
15Mike Stanton25612.3335.483125200143.015511087810511167171.8189.
16Dave Wallace3035.3754.2835000282.07846399483546031.5378.
17Randy Wiens21006.00400006.0104411020001.83315.
17 Players26.15090.3574.43140140113274201177.011907025798670126787374811.6079.
* - 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


Ernie Whitt925125947.9936.2116
Pat Kelly5330826154.9576.306
Tommy Sandt210001.0000.500


Butch Alberts4131925436.9898.39
Sheldon Mallory3625518318.9897.58
Greg Wells292348329.9888.34
Ernie Whitt2015318211.9888.55
Tommy Sandt141046081.0007.86
Jack Baker1176658.9437.45


Tommy Sandt67166164447.9884.93
Garth Iorg399491623.9694.74
Danny Ainge224263314.9724.77
Jeffrey Geach9171614.9713.67
Ken Pape10311.7503.00


Ken Pape7048121167.9142.41
Garth Iorg443595512.9632.95
Jeffrey Geach18113075.8542.28
Tommy Sandt13101550.8331.92
Steve Bowling101001.0001.00
Hector Torres101001.0001.00


Danny Ainge961642652643.9434.47
Garth Iorg61218061.0005.00
Tommy Sandt471222.9054.75


Gary Woods1323168110.9672.45
Luis Melendez88158663.9651.86
Al Woods76145740.9742.00
Sheldon Mallory4777322.9761.70
Jeffrey Geach3147320.9621.61
Butch Alberts2745220.9591.74
Ken Pape1327210.9672.23
Andrew Dyes1019220.9132.10
Ernie Whitt58210.9092.00
Greg Wells110001.0001.00


Tom Buskey4582130.9060.64
Dave Wallace3546001.0000.29
Steve Grilli3262741.8921.03
Luis Quintana3231630.8640.59
Mike Stanton31122341.8971.13
Mike Darr29111842.8791.00
Butch Edge2871231.8640.68
Ken Reynolds2853133.9231.29
Victor Cruz2512001.0000.12
Jack Baker1116021.0000.64
Jeff Byrd727001.0001.29
Mike Pazik400000.00
Randy Wiens401001.0000.25
Chuck Fore304001.0001.33
Phil Huffman200000.00
Ed Ricks200000.00
Ken Pape100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Danny Ainge19RR6' 4.0"175Mar 17, 1959Eugene, OR, US
Butch Alberts28RR6' 2.0"205May 4, 1950Williamsport, PA, US
Jack Baker28RR6' 5.0"225May 4, 1950Birmingham, AL, US
Steve Bowling26RR6' 0.0"185Jun 26, 1952Tulsa, OK, US
Tom Buskey31RR6' 3.0"200Feb 20, 1947Harrisburg, PA, US
Jeff Byrd21RR6' 3.0"195Nov 11, 1956La Mesa, CA, US
Victor Cruz20RR5' 9.0"174Dec 24, 1957Rancho Viejo, La Vega, DO
Mike Darr22RR6' 4.0"190Mar 23, 1956Pomona, CA, US
Andrew Dyes24RR6' 2.0"212Dec 2, 1953Richmond, CA, US
Butch Edge21RR6' 3.0"203Jul 18, 1956Houston, TX, US
Sam Ewing29LL6' 3.0"200Apr 9, 1949Lewisburg, TN, US
Chuck Fore22LR6' 3.0"198Sep 9, 1955Flomaton, AL, US
Jeffrey Geach27RR5' 11.0"160Nov 6, 1950Clendale, CA, US
Steve Grilli29RR6' 2.0"170May 2, 1949Brooklyn, NY, US
Phil Huffman20RR6' 2.0"180Jun 20, 1958Freeport, TX, US
Garth Iorg23RR5' 11.0"170Oct 12, 1954Arcata, CA, US
Pat Kelly22RR6' 3.0"210Aug 27, 1955Santa Maria, CA, US
Sheldon Mallory24LL6' 2.0"175Jul 16, 1953Argo, IL, US
Luis Melendez28RR6' 0.0"165Aug 11, 1949Aibonito, PR
Ken Pape26RR5' 11.0"195Oct 1, 1951San Antonio, TX, US
Mike Pazik28LL6' 2.0"195Jan 26, 1950Lynn, MA, US
Luis Quintana26LL6' 2.0"175Dec 25, 1951Vega Baja, PR
Ken Reynolds31LL6' 0.0"180Jan 4, 1947Trevose, PA, US
Ed Ricks27RR6' 4.0"190Jan 5, 1951
Tommy Sandt27RR5' 11.0"175Dec 22, 1950Brooklyn, NY, US
Mike Stanton25SR6' 2.0"205Sep 25, 1952St. Louis, MO, US
Hector Torres32RR6' 0.0"175Sep 16, 1945Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Dave Wallace30RR5' 10.0"185Sep 7, 1947Waterbury, CT, US
Greg Wells24RR6' 5.0"218Apr 25, 1954McIntosh, AL, US
Ernie Whitt26LR6' 2.0"200Jun 13, 1952Detroit, MI, US
Randy Wiens21RR6' 4.0"1901957
Al Woods24LL6' 3.0"190Aug 8, 1953Oakland, CA, US
Gary Woods24RR6' 2.0"185Jul 20, 1953Santa Barbara, CA, US

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