1978 Charleston Charlies Roster

International League (IL) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 85-55
1st in the IL
Manager: Jim Beauchamp (85-55)
Affiliation: Houston Astros
Location: Charleston, West Virginia
Ballpark: Watt Powell Stadium
Attendance: 130,653, Avg. 1,866
1978 Charleston Charlies Statistics

Playoffs - Richmond Braves 3 games, Charleston Charlies 1

The Charleston Charlies of the International League ended the 1978 season with a record of 85 wins and 55 losses first in the IL. The team scored 652 runs, while allowing 580 runs. Jim Beauchamp served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
David AloiRROctober 3, 19556'1"182Vallejo, CA US
Ricardo AponteRRApril 3, 19566'1"175El Seibo, DO
Dave AugustineRRNovember 28, 19496'2"174Follansbee, WV US
Mike BuskeyRRJanuary 13, 19495'11"160San Francisco, CA US
Craig CacekRRSeptember 10, 19546'1"200Los Angeles, CA US
Joe CannonLRJuly 13, 19536'3"193Camp LeJeune, NC US
Bob ColuccioRROctober 2, 19515'11"183Centralia, WA US
Keith DrumrightLROctober 21, 19545'10"170Springfield, MO US
Mike FischlinRRSeptember 13, 19556'1"165Sacramento, CA US
Julio GonzalezRRDecember 25, 19525'11"162Caguas, PR
Larry HardyRRJanuary 10, 19485'10"180Goose Creek, TX US
Tim HosleyRRMay 10, 19475'11"185Spartanburg, SC US
Dan LarsonRRJuly 4, 19546'0"175Los Angeles, CA US
Bo McLaughlinRROctober 23, 19536'5"210Oakland, CA US
Mike MendozaRRNovember 26, 19556'5"215Inglewood, CA US
Jim ObradovichLLSeptember 13, 19496'2"200Fort Campbell, KY US
Jim PankovitsRRAugust 6, 19555'10"170Pennington Gap, VA US
Ramon PerezRRFebruary 1, 19526'0"150Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Don PiskerLLDecember 29, 19536'2"180
Luis PujolsRRNovember 18, 19556'2"175Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago DO
Gary RajsichLLOctober 28, 19546'2"210Youngstown, OH US
Frank RiccelliLLFebruary 24, 19536'3"205Syracuse, NY US
Russ RothermelLLMarch 21, 19486'1"170Pottsville, PA US
Vern RuhleRRJanuary 25, 19516'1"185Coleman, MI US
Jose SosaRRDecember 28, 19525'11"158Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Rob SperringRROctober 10, 19496'1"185San Francisco, CA US
Douglas StokkeRRMarch 22, 19566'0"188Milwaukee, WI US
Roy ThomasRRJune 22, 19536'5"215Quantico, VA US
Mike TylerLRMarch 4, 19545'11"180New York City, NY US
Randy WilesLLSeptember 10, 19516'1"185Fort Belvoir, VA US
Charlie WilliamsRROctober 11, 19476'2"200Flushing, NY US
Gary WilsonRRNovember 21, 19546'2"185Camden, AR US
Oscar ZamoraRRSeptember 23, 19445'10"178Camaguey, Camaguey CU

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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