1978 Los Angeles Dodgers Statistics

National League (NL)
Team Record: 95-67
Finished 1st in the NL's West Division
Attendance: 3,347,803, Avg. 41,848
Ballpark: Dodger Stadium
Won League Championship Series
National League Championship Series - Defeated Philadelphia Phillies 3-1
World Series - Lost to New York Yankees 4-2
Manager: Tom Lasorda (95-67)
Location: Los Angeles, California
1978 Los Angeles Dodgers Roster
1978 Los Angeles Dodgers Results

The Los Angeles Dodgers of the National League ended the 1978 season with a record of 95 wins and 67 losses, finishing first in the NL's West Division.

The Dodgers led the circuit with 727 runs, spearheaded by 149 home runs. Los Angeles surrendered 573 runs, least in the league. Reggie Smith paced the team with 29 home runs, while Ron Cey, Steve Garvey, Davey Lopes and Rick Monday each walloped 20 or more, too. Steve Garvey drove in 113 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .316 clip. Burt Hooton paced the squad with 19 wins, and Doug Rau, Don Sutton and Tommy John each also added 15 or more victories also Burt Hooton recorded a 2.71 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Tom Lasorda coached the team. The 1978 Los Angeles Dodgers won the League Championship Series.

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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
Burt Hooton1910.6552.71323201030236.0196747117614104003942
Tommy John1710.6303.3033303701213.0230957811537124516912
Doug Rau159.6253.2630300720199.021982721768595210859
Don Sutton1511.5773.55343401220238.32281099429547154506990
Rick Rhoden108.5563.6630234630164.716077671351079307697
Bob Welch74.6362.0223136433111.3922825626266122439
Terry Forster54.5561.9347040002265.3561914223446012266
Charlie Hough55.5003.285503100793.3693834648466506390
Lance Rautzhan21.6672.934301800461.3612220119325101258
Rick Sutcliffe000.002000001.720001001009
Dave Stewart000.001010002.010000010006
Dennis Lewallyn000.001000002.020000000008
Gerry Hannahs009.001000002.032200050029
Mike Garman01.0004.41100600016.31588330502063
Bobby Castillo04.0003.97180700134.0281915233730010160
Totals9567.5863.123601621164613381440.3136257350010744043800238356008

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
Steve Garvey16268963989202369211131054070.316.353.499.852319171189
Bill Russell155672625721793243461063034.286.320.365.6842281721238
Davey Lopes1516655879316325417584547170.278.355.421.77624790613
Ron Cey159667555841503202384259696.270.380.452.833251137279
Dusty Baker1495795226213724111661234766.262.325.375.701196103432
Reggie Smith1285314478213227229931257090.295.382.559.942250510138
Rick Monday119397342548714119572449100.254.348.468.816160413211
Bill North11037730454711000102786548.234.371.266.6378142512
Lee Lacy10327624529641641340742730.261.335.518.85312741124
Joe Ferguson672351982047110728123441.237.350.399.7497991115
Steve Yeager94266228194470423003641.193.301.276.57763300211
Vic Davalillo7581771524111112137.312.333.390.7233010010
Johnny Oates40807552310060153.307.350.320.6702400001
Jerry Grote418370519500900105.271.354.343.6972400121
Ted Martinez5461551314101532414.255.317.327.6441801101
Manny Mota37373321010060034.303.361.333.6941100101
Burt Hooton329267410100200715.149.230.164.39411201800
Doug Rau30786339100500213.143.169.159.32810101300
Tommy John33816628200600313.121.159.152.31110101200
Rick Rhoden30625257100400314.135.179.154.332810610
Don Sutton34907216000300422.083.132.083.2156001400
Pedro Guerrero5883501010000.625.625.8751.500700000
Bob Welch2335293510010007.172.172.207.379600600
Terry Forster47981410020000.500.500.6251.125500100
Charlie Hough5512121410020002.333.333.417.750500000
Glenn Burke1619192400021004.211.211.211.421400000
Rudy Law1113122300013112.250.308.250.558300000
Myron White7541200010101.500.500.5001.000200100
Joe Simpson10551200010002.400.400.400.800200000
Bobby Castillo18770000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Lance Rautzhan43640000000001.000.000.000.000000200
Brad Gulden3440000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Enzo Hernandez4330000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Dave Stewart1000000000000000000
Rick Sutcliffe2000000000000000000
Mike Garman10000000000000000000
Gerry Hannahs1000000000000000000
Dennis Lewallyn1000000000000000000
Totals20606225543772714352512714968613752610818.264.338.402.7402187101201114776


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Steve Garvey1B1611621412.71546749121.9941.3211.0620000
Pedro Guerrero1B4018.7251001.00012.5366.5000000
Rick Monday1B105.780011.00012.7068.0000000
Vic Davalillo1B103.341011.00013.5005.0000000
Davey Lopes2B1471431241.73374242088.9745.5165.1770000
Lee Lacy2B2419169.0464565.9384.8463.7920000
Ted Martinez2B10029.71210031.0006.6742.2000000
Ron Cey3B1581581341.01163361626.9663.0342.8610000
Lee Lacy3B9441.321711.9504.1372.1110000
Ted Martinez3B16033.0610001.0004.3641.0000000
Jerry Grote3B7025.02910.9173.9601.5710000
Steve YeagerC9172627.73735553.9886.1374.70320403546.7
Joe FergusonC6257482.72842352.9845.7244.95240331328.3
Jerry GroteC3215172.01231220.9857.0644.219401929.5
Johnny OatesC2418147.7771041.9565.3023.6250013631.6
Brad GuldenC3010.381011.0007.8393.0000000
Dusty BakerOF1451421191.72501341.9851.9861.8140000
Reggie SmithOF1261231034.32208124.9501.9841.8100000
Rick MondayOF10396812.0209310.9952.3502.0580000
Bill NorthOF10382763.7232261.9752.7582.2720000
Lee LacyOF4433299.366221.9712.0451.5450000
Vic DavalilloOF25480.7170001.0001.897.6800000
Glenn BurkeOF15150.0100001.0001.800.6670000
Joe SimpsonOF10026.380001.0002.734.8000000
Rudy LawOF6124.030001.0001.125.5000000
Joe FergusonOF3214.010001.000.643.3330000
Davey LopesOF2213.030001.0002.0771.5000000
Myron WhiteOF4012.020001.0001.500.5000000
Don SuttonP3434238.31323021.0001.3591.0590000
Burt HootonP3232236.0123314.9781.7161.4060000
Tommy JohnP3330213.084531.9462.2391.6060000
Doug RauP3030199.032412.9641.221.9000000
Rick RhodenP3023164.7523001.0001.530.9330000
Bob WelchP2313111.361210.9471.455.7830000
Charlie HoughP55093.3511021.0001.543.2910000
Terry ForsterP47065.321020.8571.653.2550000
Lance RautzhanP43061.391511.9603.522.5580000
Bobby CastilloP18034.01610.8751.853.3890000
Mike GarmanP10016.311001.0001.102.2000000
Dave StewartP102.00000.000.0000000
Dennis LewallynP102.00000.000.0000000
Gerry HannahsP102.00000.000.0000000
Rick SutcliffeP201.701011.0005.400.5000000
Bill RussellSS1551511334.02455333191.9625.2495.0190000
Ted MartinezSS171098.3213154.9124.7593.0590000
Enzo HernandezSS217.00000.000.0000000
Lee LacySS101.00000.000.0000000
Totals1871145812963.043211824140368.9784.2663.2841001055634.8

Postseason - Pitching:

Player Rnd W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Terry ForsterNLCS101.0000.001010001.010000020004
Tommy JohnNLCS101.0000.001101109.0400020400030
Bob WelchNLCS101.0002.081010004.3211100500016
Rick RhodenNLCS002.251000004.0211111300015
Doug RauNLCS003.601100005.0522120100021
Charlie HoughNLCS004.501010002.011110010007
Lance RautzhanNLCS006.751000001.331102200009
Burt HootonNLCS007.711100004.71044000500023
Don SuttonNLCS01.0006.351100005.7774120000027
Tommy JohnWS101.0003.0722000014.71485140600061
Burt HootonWS11.5006.482200008.31376031610142
Doug RauWS000.001010002.010000030007
Terry ForsterWS000.003010004.0500010610018
Charlie HoughWS008.442020005.31055020500129
Lance RautzhanWS0013.502000002.043300000009
Bob WelchWS01.0006.233020014.3433120600019
Don SuttonWS02.0007.5022000012.0171010140800156
Totals55.5004.622610911189.71035346825461203393

Postseason - Batting:

Player Rnd GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Dusty BakerNLCS418151720010030.467.556.6001.156910000
Bill RussellNLCS418171710020011.412.444.471.915810001
Steve GarveyNLCS418186711470101.389.3891.2221.6112200000
Davey LopesNLCS418183711251001.389.389.8891.2781600000
Ron CeyNLCS418164510130024.313.389.563.951900000
Steve YeagerNLCS415132300121022.231.333.462.795600000
Reggie SmithNLCS417162310010002.188.235.250.485401000
Rick MondayNLCS311102201000015.200.273.400.673400000
Manny MotaNLCS22101100000001.0001.0002.0003.000200100
Tommy JohnNLCS1430000000000.000.000.000.000000100
Burt HootonNLCS1220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Joe FergusonNLCS2220000000001.000.000.000.000010000
Bob WelchNLCS1220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Don SuttonNLCS1220000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Rick RhodenNLCS1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Doug RauNLCS1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Bill NorthNLCS4880000000001.000.000.000.000010000
Lee LacyNLCS2220000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Charlie HoughNLCS1000000000000000000
Jerry GroteNLCS1000000000000000000
Terry ForsterNLCS1000000000000000000
Lance RautzhanNLCS1000000000000000000
Bill RussellWS6282611120021222.423.464.500.9641310000
Davey LopesWS628267800372021.308.357.6541.0111710000
Ron CeyWS624212600140033.286.375.429.804900000
Dusty BakerWS622212500110013.238.273.381.654810000
Steve GarveyWS625241510001017.208.240.250.490600000
Reggie SmithWS627253500150126.200.259.320.579810000
Steve YeagerWS514132310000012.231.286.308.593410000
Joe FergusonWS2441220000001.500.5001.0001.500400000
Rick MondayWS517132210000143.154.353.231.584300000
Lee LacyWS415140200010013.143.200.143.343220000
Johnny OatesWS12101000000101.0001.0001.0002.000100000
Vic DavalilloWS2430100000000.333.333.333.667100100
Bill NorthWS4982110021010.125.222.250.472200000
Bob WelchWS3000000000000000000
Don SuttonWS2000000000000000000
Lance RautzhanWS2000000000000000000
Doug RauWS1000000000000000000
Manny MotaWS11000000000101.000000000
Tommy JohnWS2000000000000000000
Charlie HoughWS2000000000000000000
Burt HootonWS2000000000000000000
Jerry GroteWS2000000000000000000
Terry ForsterWS3000000000000000000
Totals13037934644941631443752953.272.330.457.786158111301

Postseason - Fielding:

Player Rnd Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Steve GarveyNLCS1B4437.0445041.00011.91912.250000
Davey LopesNLCS2B4437.0111224.9205.5955.750000
Ron CeyNLCS3B4437.0213011.0003.6493.750000
Steve YeagerNLCSC4435.0212001.0005.9145.750000
Jerry GroteNLCSC102.020001.0009.0002.000000
Bill NorthNLCSCF4221.090001.0003.8572.250000
Rick MondayNLCSCF3216.040001.0002.2501.333000
Dusty BakerNLCSLF4437.050001.0001.2161.250000
Tommy JohnNLCSP119.00000.000.000000
Don SuttonNLCSP115.701001.0001.5881.000000
Doug RauNLCSP115.010001.0001.8001.000000
Burt HootonNLCSP114.710001.0001.9291.000000
Bob WelchNLCSP104.301001.0002.0771.000000
Rick RhodenNLCSP104.002001.0004.5002.000000
Charlie HoughNLCSP102.011001.0009.0002.000000
Lance RautzhanNLCSP101.301001.0006.7501.000000
Terry ForsterNLCSP101.00000.000.000000
Reggie SmithNLCSRF4432.05010.8331.4061.250000
Rick MondayNLCSRF205.020001.0003.6001.000000
Bill RussellNLCSSS4437.0314031.0004.1354.250000
Steve GarveyWS1B6652.758314.9841.4241.167000
Davey LopesWS2B6652.7101914.9674.9564.833000
Ron CeyWS3B6652.7212011.0002.3922.333000
Steve YeagerWSC5537.0232001.0006.0815.000100
Joe FergusonWSC2110.011010.9179.9005.500000
Jerry GroteWSC203.730001.0007.3641.500000
Johnny OatesWSC102.031001.00018.0004.000100
Rick MondayWSCF4431.050001.0001.4521.250000
Bill NorthWSCF4221.770001.0002.9081.750000
Dusty BakerWSLF6652.7120001.0002.0512.000000
Tommy JohnWSP2214.704001.0002.4552.000000
Don SuttonWSP2212.00000.000.000000
Burt HootonWSP228.310001.0001.080.500000
Charlie HoughWSP205.310001.0001.688.500000
Bob WelchWSP304.30000.000.000000
Terry ForsterWSP304.001001.0002.250.333000
Lance RautzhanWSP202.00000.000.000000
Doug RauWSP102.001001.0004.5001.000000
Reggie SmithWSRF6652.711110.9232.0512.000000
Bill RussellWSSS6652.7112033.9125.2975.167000
Totals11890807.02691161024.9754.2943.263200




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