1979 Charleston Charlies Roster

International League (IL) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 65-74
6th in the IL
Manager: Jim Beauchamp (65-74)
Affiliation: Houston Astros
Location: Charleston, West Virginia
Ballpark: Watt Powell Stadium
Attendance: 72,609, Avg. 1,045
1979 Charleston Charlies Statistics

The Charleston Charlies of the International League ended the 1979 season with a record of 65 wins and 74 losses sixth in the IL. The team scored 549 runs, while allowing 548 runs. Jim Beauchamp served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Larry AndersonRRDecember 3, 19526'3"190Maywood, CA US
Dave AugustineRRNovember 28, 19496'2"174Follansbee, WV US
Reggie BaldwinRRAugust 19, 19546'1"195River Rouge, MI US
Dave BergmanLLJune 6, 19536'1"185Evanston, IL US
Keith DrumrightLROctober 21, 19545'10"170Springfield, MO US
Mike FischlinRRSeptember 13, 19556'1"165Sacramento, CA US
Steve FoucaultLROctober 3, 19496'0"205Duluth, MN US
Eddie GatesRRNovember 20, 19546'1"185Mobile, AL US
Larry HardyRRJanuary 10, 19485'10"180Goose Creek, TX US
Wilbur HowardSRJanuary 8, 19496'2"170Lowell, NC US
Frank LaCorteRROctober 13, 19516'1"180San Jose, CA US
Mike MendozaRRNovember 26, 19556'5"215Inglewood, CA US
Mark MigginsRLMay 6, 19546'3"190
Dennis MiscikLLApril 27, 19546'1"185Calumet, PA US
Randy NiemannLLNovember 15, 19556'4"200Scotia, 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
Joe PittmanRRJanuary 1, 19536'1"180Houston, TX US
Gordie PladsonRRJuly 31, 19566'4"210New Westminster, BC CA
Luis PujolsRRNovember 18, 19556'2"175Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago DO
Gary RajsichLLOctober 28, 19546'2"210Youngstown, OH US
Orlando RamirezRRDecember 18, 19515'10"175Cartagena, Bolivar CO
Russ RothermelLLMarch 21, 19486'1"170Pottsville, PA US
Thomas SainRRMay 23, 19535'11"170Santa Monica, CA US
Dave SmithRRJanuary 21, 19556'1"195Richmond, CA US
Tom SpencerRRFebruary 28, 19516'0"170Gallipolis, OH US
Rob SperringRROctober 10, 19496'1"185San Francisco, CA US
Bobby SprowlLLApril 14, 19566'2"190Sandusky, OH US
Brent StromRLOctober 14, 19486'3"189San Diego, CA US
George ThroopRRNovember 24, 19506'7"205Pasadena, CA US
Mike TylerLRMarch 4, 19545'11"180New York City, NY US
Rick WilliamsRRNovember 9, 19526'1"180Merced, CA US
Gary WilsonRRNovember 21, 19546'2"185Camden, AR US
Gary WoodsRRJuly 20, 19536'2"185Santa Barbara, CA US

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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