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1979 Lynchburg Mets

1979 > Class A > 1979 Carolina League
Overall: 61-73
Scored 548 runs, Allowed 558 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-68

Affiliation: New York Mets-NL
Manager: Jack Aker
Represented: Lynchburg, VA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Ed Cuervo*2110437533548981020301972652.293.352.334.687112590
2John Elder*22882932582859141122132966.229.304.302.60778042
3Mike Fitzgerald1811744836855931641375025484.253.351.424.7751568711
4Ron Gardenhire21703082773682133427952145.296.344.408.752113091
5Brian Giles19863342784083162233444752.299.402.392.794109333
6Jeffery Gossett#22112422386569825213532124120.254.302.430.732166453
7David Howard2172276243296295723622864.255.337.420.757102230
8Gregory Korbe2311847540955117215662804873.286.361.406.7671662124
9Richard Lane2361235207185270017112320.251.326.285.61159050
10James Lauer#2311644337348952043289125527.255.356.354.709132573
11James Noonan2250163137193281013121833.234.318.307.62542062
12Al Pedrique1819554921120031027.224.269.265.53513130
13Junior Roman2611442210020001.500.500.7501.2503000
14Robert Rossen*22391171009225121021921.220.297.350.64735260
15Douglas Slettvet2466198161123161315003157.193.330.298.62848240
16Tom Thurberg21341010000000101.0000000
17Donald Troyan*221143843304770833311064981.212.312.282.59493032
18Charlie Warren*2510336131143771130291134238.248.337.302.63994152
18 Players21.813448924225548108419237574738449508841.257.339.360.699152135913319
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Randall Bozeman2044.5005.9518710062.08151413441202432.01611.80.46.42.90.45
2Donald Brazell2335.3751.86400001263.04917130175330021.0487.00.02.44.71.94
3Randall Brown22510.3333.922020600117.010165514674503161.4367.80.35.23.80.75
4Alexander Coghen2214.2004.9412820051.04536282280394051.4317.90.44.96.91.39
5Garry Corrado*2301.0002.2513000028.0281070102100111.3579.00.03.23.21.00
6Jeffrey Franklin20911.4502.922424920154.0131665086511072181.2737.70.53.86.31.65
7Glen Johnson2269.4003.732217620140.014779585413816251.3439.40.32.65.21.98
8Michael Lowry20105.6673.692120620117.0105574856337132141.4368.10.44.85.51.13
9Don Pearson21510.3333.681816300110.011865453443900371.4739.70.23.67.42.05
10Randy Pitts23101.0001.29300007.021108031001.4292.60.010.33.90.38
11Keith Shermeyer2202.0002.4024000045.03922120274272281.4677.80.05.45.41.00
12Tom Thurberg2172.7782.6934000267.05626200403664041.4337.50.05.48.91.65
13John Violette211010.5002.9422221210153.0135635010393943451.1377.90.62.35.52.41
13 Players21.36173.4553.4213413489459141115.0103755842440493326913020681.3728.40.34.05.61.40
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Mike Fitzgerald8142460106.9805.9814
Richard Lane382022552.9785.973
Douglas Slettvet241082040.9705.331

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Donald Troyan1149718221107.9809.24
Douglas Slettvet3926621732.9767.36
Charlie Warren120001.0002.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Brian Giles801802711364.9725.64
James Noonan3759122826.9584.89
Ed Cuervo224964316.9745.14
Junior Roman11010.5001.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jeffery Gossett109712003224.8942.49
Ed Cuervo28114262.8981.89
Richard Lane325001.0002.33
James Noonan21411.8332.50

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ron Gardenhire691202522157.9475.39
Ed Cuervo47581152220.8873.68
Al Pedrique182263612.9344.72
James Noonan791524.9233.43
Richard Lane481132.8644.75

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
James Lauer113240640.9842.18
Charlie Warren95149341.9741.60
David Howard69871040.9601.41
John Elder6190531.9691.56
Gregory Korbe5284280.9151.65
Robert Rossen3651160.8971.44
Ed Cuervo310001.0000.33
Junior Roman220001.0001.00
James Noonan10010.0000.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Donald Brazell406821.8750.35
Tom Thurberg344921.8670.38
Jeffrey Franklin24825001.0001.38
Keith Shermeyer24311021.0000.58
Glen Johnson2262741.8921.50
John Violette22142621.9521.82
Michael Lowry21131521.9331.33
Randall Brown2081420.9171.10
Randall Bozeman185820.8670.72
Don Pearson1871452.8081.17
Garry Corrado132310.8330.38
Alexander Coghen1201011.9090.83
Randy Pitts302001.0000.67

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Randall Bozeman20RR5' 2.0"1701959
Donald Brazell23RR6' 5.0"2051956
Randall Brown22RR6' 3.0"1851957
Alexander Coghen22RR6' 2.0"1951957
Garry Corrado23SL6' 1.0"1751956
Ed Cuervo21LR5' 10.0"175Aug 27, 1957Camaguey, Camaguey, CU
John Elder22LR5' 11.0"1801957
Mike Fitzgerald18RR6' 0.0"185Jul 13, 1960Long Beach, CA, US
Jeffrey Franklin20RR6' 0.0"1701959
Ron Gardenhire21RR6' 0.0"175Oct 24, 1957Butzbach, Hessen, DE
Brian Giles19RR6' 1.0"165Apr 27, 1960Manhattan, KS, US
Jeffery Gossett22SR6' 3.0"1901957
David Howard21RR5' 11.0"180Jun 16, 1958
Glen Johnson22RR6' 0.0"1751957
Gregory Korbe23RR6' 1.0"1751956
Richard Lane23RR6' 0.0"1851956
James Lauer23SL5' 11.0"1801956
Michael Lowry20RR6' 0.0"1801959
James Noonan22RR5' 11.0"1701957
Don Pearson21RR6' 3.0"195Feb 20, 1958
Al Pedrique18RR6' 0.0"155Aug 11, 1960Valencia, Carabobo, VE
Randy Pitts23RR6' 1.0"1901956
Junior Roman26RR5' 10.0"175Mar 20, 1953New York, NY, US
Robert Rossen22LL6' 0.0"1801957
Keith Shermeyer22LR6' 1.0"1951957
Douglas Slettvet24RR6' 2.0"2101955
Tom Thurberg21RR6' 1.0"190Oct 16, 1957Weymouth, MA, US
Donald Troyan22LL6' 6.0"2161957
John Violette21R6' 3.0"1951958
Charlie Warren25LL5' 11.0"1751954

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