1978 Cleveland Indians Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 69-90
Finished 6th in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 807,123, Avg. 11,530
Ballpark: Cleveland Stadium
Manager: Jeff Torborg (69-90)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1978 Cleveland Indians Roster
1978 Cleveland Indians Results

The Cleveland Indians of the American League ended the 1978 season with a record of 69 wins and 90 losses, finishing sixth in the AL's East Division.

The Indians tallied 639 runs and surrendered 694 runs. Andre Thornton walloped 33 home runs for Cleveland, while Gary Alexander swatted 20 or more also. Andre Thornton accounted for 105 RBI. Duane Kuiper led all regular hitters by hitting .283. Rick Waits topped the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 3.20 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Jeff Torborg coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Rick Waits1315.4643.20343311520230.3206978216860972010957
Mike Paxton1211.5223.8633274521191.017989821363596833807
Jim Kern1010.5003.0858043001399.3773634458795305423
Rick Wise919.3214.3433311910211.722611610222593106301903
David Clyde811.4214.2828251500153.316680734603833111670
Don Hood56.4554.4836194100154.7166827713775731010689
Sid Monge43.5712.764822200684.7713626451654025374
Dan Spillner31.7503.673602300356.3542623221348101241
Wayne Garland23.4007.8966000029.7432726616113101144
Paul Reuschel24.3333.11186610089.7953331522124211381
Dave Freisleben14.2007.111210000044.3523735431119204212
Rick Kreuger003.866020009.3644130700138
Al Fitzmorris01.0006.2870400014.3191010372510265
Dennis Kinney02.0004.421801200538.7372119314119101164
Totals6990.4343.99373159123365281407.3139769462410056838739287566068

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Buddy Bell14260655671157278662133943.282.328.392.720218240921
Duane Kuiper14958954752155186043491935.283.311.338.6491851141631
Rick Manning1486165666514927335012123862.263.309.337.647191101831
Andre Thornton1456175089713322433105479372.262.377.516.893262176284
Tom Veryzer13045842148114184132121336.271.298.340.638143751540
Johnny Grubb113449378541001661461515960.265.365.450.81517052825
Jim Norris11336531541891452271274220.283.364.378.74211960534
Paul Dade9334930737781213201293445.254.331.329.66010132511
Gary Alexander90364324397614317620235100.235.308.454.76114721043
Ted Cox82253227145370119011630.233.286.278.5636341811
Bernie Carbo60197174215080416102031.287.362.402.7657061111
Larvell Blanks702121931949100220001016.254.285.337.6226570540
Ron Pruitt71205187174461617211620.235.296.374.6707030203
Willie Horton50186169154270522301525.249.314.379.6926471104
Bo Diaz4413312712304021100417.236.260.315.5754020200
Wayne Cage361089811246141312928.245.308.449.7574420100
Horace Speed7012410613244104241431.226.320.283.6033051211
Ron Hassey25837451500292057.203.256.284.5402111120
Mike Vail1437342821021119.235.250.353.6031200111
Dan Briggs1553494801110049.163.226.265.4921320000
Alfredo Griffin5641210000021.500.667.7501.417300000
Jim Kern58110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Rick Kreuger6000000000000000000
Rick Waits35000000000000000000
David Clyde29000000000000000000
Al Fitzmorris7000000000000000000
Dave Freisleben12000000000000000000
Dan Spillner36000000000000000000
Wayne Garland6000000000000000000
Paul Reuschel18000000000000000000
Don Hood36000000000000000000
Mike Paxton33000000000000000000
Sid Monge48000000000000000000
Dennis Kinney18000000000000000000
Larry Lintz3001000001200000000
Rick Wise33000000000000000000
Totals2043601153656391400223451065966463488698.261.323.379.702203112426924031


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Andre Thornton1B1451441248.313271067106.9951.3319.8830000
Wayne Cage1B11877.7738110.9889.3867.3640000
Jim Norris1B6443.7432041.0009.2757.5000000
Ted Cox1B7337.7402021.0001.0356.0000000
Duane Kuiper2B1491491305.33414081691.9795.1645.0270000
Larvell Blanks2B1710102.02531031.0004.9413.2940000
Buddy Bell3B1391391210.71253551530.9703.5683.4530000
Ted Cox3B2018171.0153633.9442.6842.5500000
Larvell Blanks3B3222.726001.0003.1762.6670000
Ron Pruitt3B203.00000.000.0000000
Gary AlexanderC6662535.03053463.9835.7035.13660452737.5
Bo DiazC4439343.01831864.9715.2744.56850231437.8
Ron PruittC4835329.31701534.9845.0563.85410451018.2
Ron HasseyC2423200.01301511.9936.5256.0423016833.3
Rick ManningOF1441391225.0377721.9952.8212.6670000
Johnny GrubbOF110100904.01991464.9732.1211.9360000
Paul DadeOF8174636.0171672.9622.5052.1850000
Jim NorrisOF7866580.7153622.9882.4642.0380000
Horace SpeedOF6127318.785120.9772.4291.4100000
Ted CoxOF3833248.745311.9801.7371.2630000
Dan BriggsOF1515130.0381011.0002.7002.6000000
Ron PruittOF1613108.029010.9672.4171.8130000
Mike VailOF9753.0180001.0003.0572.0000000
Bernie CarboOF4318.010001.000.500.2500000
Rick WaitsP3433230.3194911.9862.6572.0000000
Rick WiseP3331211.7152922.9571.8711.3330000
Mike PaxtonP3327191.0172012.9741.7431.1210000
Don HoodP3619154.762612.9701.862.8890000
David ClydeP2825153.391810.9641.585.9640000
Jim KernP58099.3416001.0001.812.3450000
Paul ReuschelP18689.7616031.0002.2081.2220000
Sid MongeP48284.741121.8821.594.3130000
Dan SpillnerP36056.304001.000.639.1110000
Dave FreislebenP121044.344001.0001.624.6670000
Dennis KinneyP18038.74411.8891.862.4440000
Wayne GarlandP6629.715011.0001.8201.0000000
Al FitzmorrisP7014.302001.0001.256.2860000
Rick KreugerP609.311001.0001.929.3330000
Tom VeryzerSS1291211082.31773752158.9634.5904.2790000
Larvell BlanksSS4336308.0561071322.9264.7633.7910000
Alfredo GriffinSS2216.04715.9176.1885.5000000
Ted CoxSS101.001001.0009.0001.0000000
Totals1785143112666.042221769123370.9804.2573.3561501295931.4




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