1978 Milwaukee Brewers Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 93-69
Finished 3rd in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 1,599,412, Avg. 21,325
Ballpark: County Stadium
Manager: George Bamberger (93-69)
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
1978 Milwaukee Brewers Statistics
1978 Milwaukee Brewers Results

The Milwaukee Brewers of the American League ended the 1978 season with a record of 93 wins and 69 losses, finishing third in the AL's East Division.

The Brewers led the league with 804 runs, fueled by 173 home runs. Milwaukee allowed 650 runs. Larry Hisle walloped 34 home runs for the squad, while Ben Oglivie, Gorman Thomas, Sal Bando and Sixto Lezcano each swatted 20 or more also. Larry Hisle drove in 115 runs. Ben Oglivie paced all regular hitters by hitting .303. Mike Caldwell topped the squad with 22 wins, and Lary Sorensen added 15 or more wins, too Mike Caldwell recorded a 2.36 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

George Bamberger coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jerry AugustinePLLJuly 24, 19526'0"183Kewaunee, WI USA
Sal Bando3BRRFebruary 13, 19446'0"195Cleveland, OH USA
Mark BombackPRRApril 14, 19535'11"170Portsmouth, VA USA
Mike CaldwellPRLJanuary 22, 19496'0"185Tarboro, NC USA
Bill CastroPRRMarch 29, 19525'11"170Santiago, Sa D.R.
Cecil Cooper1BLLDecember 20, 19496'2"165Brenham, TX USA
Dick DavisLFRRSeptember 25, 19536'3"190Long Beach, CA USA
Andy EtchebarrenCRRJune 20, 19436'1"190Whittier, CA USA
Ed FarmerPRROctober 18, 19496'5"200Evergreen Park, IL USA
Jim Gantner2BLRJanuary 5, 19536'0"180Fond du Lac, WI USA
Moose HaasPRRApril 22, 19566'0"180Baltimore, MD USA
Larry HaneyCRRNovember 19, 19426'2"195Charlottesville, VA USA
Larry HisleLFRRMay 5, 19476'2"193Portsmouth, OH USA
Tim JohnsonSSLRJuly 22, 19496'1"170Grand Forks, ND USA
Sixto LezcanoRFRRNovember 28, 19535'10"165Arecibo, P.R.
Buck MartinezCRRNovember 7, 19485'10"190Redding, CA USA
Dave MayOFLRDecember 23, 19435'10"186New Castle, DE USA
Bob McClurePRLApril 29, 19525'11"170Oakland, CA USA
Paul Molitor2BRRAugust 22, 19566'0"185St. Paul, MN USA
Don Money1BRRJune 7, 19476'1"170Washington, DC USA
Charlie MooreCRRJune 21, 19535'11"180Birmingham, AL USA
Willie MuellerPRRAugust 30, 19566'4"220West Bend, WI USA
Tony Muser1BLLAugust 1, 19476'2"180Van Nuys, CA USA
Tim NordbrookSSRRJuly 7, 19496'1"180Baltimore, MD USA
Ben OglivieLFLLFebruary 11, 19496'2"160Colon, Co Panama
Andy ReploglePRROctober 7, 19536'5"205South Bend, IN USA
Eduardo RodriguezPRRMarch 6, 19526'0"180Barceloneta, P.R.
Lenn Sakata2BRRJune 8, 19545'9"160Honolulu, HI USA
Lary SorensenPRROctober 4, 19556'2"200Detroit, MI USA
Randy SteinPRRMarch 7, 19536'4"210Pomona, CA USA
Gorman ThomasCFRRDecember 12, 19506'2"210Charleston, SC USA
Bill TraversPLLOctober 27, 19526'4"187Norwood, MA USA
Jim WohlfordLFRRFebruary 28, 19515'11"175Visalia, CA USA
Robin YountSSRRSeptember 16, 19556'0"165Danville, IL USA
Jeff YurakLFBRFebruary 26, 19546'3"195Pasadena, CA USA