1977 Clinton Dodgers Roster

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 79-59
Finished 1st in the MWL's South Division
Manager: Dick McLaughlin (79-59)
Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers
Location: Clinton, Iowa
Ballpark: Alliant Energy Field
Attendance: 42,238, Avg. 612
1977 Clinton Dodgers Statistics

The Clinton Dodgers of the Midwest League ended the 1977 season with a record of 79 wins and 59 losses, finishing first in the league's South Division.

The Dodgers led the league with just 621 runs allowed. Clinton scored 651 runs. George Kaage and Mickey Hatcher paced the team with 11 home runs apiece. Max Venable drove in 63 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by hitting .271. Dave Stewart paced the squad with 17 wins and a team-best 2.15 ERA, best among hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Ron Kittle, Bobby Mitchell, Mike Scioscia, Tack Wilson, Dave Stewart, Mickey Hatcher, Ron Roenicke and Max Venable were all players from the 1977 Clinton Dodgers who played in the Majors during their careers.

Dick McLaughlin served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Paul BainRR6'2"205
Brian BaldwinRR6'4"225
Paul BockRL6'3"197
Donald BrodellRR5'11"180
Gerardo de la CruzRR6'3"170
James Del VecchioRR5'11"180
Charles DorganRL6'2"180
James EvansRL6'2"180
Charles GardnerRRJuly 3, 19555'11"165
Richard GouldingRR6'0"195
Doug HarrisonRRMarch 1, 19566'6"200
Mickey HatcherRRMarch 15, 19556'2"200Cleveland, OH US
Dan HenryRR6'0"190
Timothy JonesRR6'1"175
George KaageLL6'5"205
Ron KittleRRJanuary 5, 19586'4"200Gary, IN US
Mark KrykaRRAugust 19, 19576'4"210
Mickey LashleyRR6'3"190
Donald LeJohnLR5'11"170
Sandy MaldonadoRR6'0"150
Damon MiddletonRR6'3"205
Bobby MitchellLLApril 7, 19555'10"170Salt Lake City, UT US
Jim PetersonRR6'0"180
Joseph PurpuraLL6'3"180
Jose ReyesRR5'11"185
Timothy RocheLR5'11"175
Ron RoenickeSLAugust 19, 19566'0"180Covina, CA US
Eric SchmidtLL6'3"185
Mike SciosciaLRNovember 27, 19586'2"200Upper Darby, PA US
John ShoemakerLRAugust 18, 19566'3"175
Hilario SorianoRR6'0"170
Dave StewartRRFebruary 19, 19576'2"200Oakland, CA US
Bill SwoopeRR6'0"185
Ken TownsendRRDecember 18, 19566'6"205
Max VenableLRJune 6, 19575'10"185Phoenix, AZ US
Tack WilsonRRMay 16, 19565'10"185Shreveport, LA 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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