1976 Dubuque Packers Roster

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 59-71
Finished 3rd in the MWL's North Division
Manager: Bob Cluck (59-71)
Affiliation: Houston Astros
Location: Dubuque, Iowa
Ballpark: John Patrakis Memorial Park
Attendance: 58,437, Avg. 899
1976 Dubuque Packers Statistics

The Dubuque Packers of the Midwest League ended the 1976 season with a record of 59 wins and 71 losses, finishing third in the league's North Division.

The Packers tallied 619 runs and surrendered 743 runs, most in the league. Fay Thompson paced Dubuque with 13 home runs Jeff Smith drove in 64 runs and topped all regular hitters by hitting .284. Gary Wilson led the squad with 10 wins, while Alan Knicely recorded a 3.95 ERA, leading pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Gary Wilson, Bruce Bochy, Joe Pittman, Mike Mendoza, Gordie Pladson, George Lauzerique and Alan Knicely were all players from the 1976 Dubuque Packers who played in the Majors during their careers.

Bob Cluck served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jose AlvarezRRJune 11, 19565'9"165Manzanillo, Granma CU
Ed AndersenRRJune 27, 19576'4"215Huntington, NY US
Reno AragonRRJanuary 29, 1958
Bruce BochyRRApril 16, 19556'3"205Landes de Bussac, FR
LeRoy ClarkRR5'11"190
Jack ClohertyLRDecember 31, 19576'3"205Boston, MA US
Neal CooperRRAugust 11, 19526'4"198Fort Worth, TX US
Marty DeMerrittRRMarch 4, 19536'2"203, US
Jeff EllisonSRJuly 19, 19545'11"175
Larry EubanksRRMarch 7, 1955
Barry GlabmanRRMarch 5, 19545'10"165
Bobby HallgrenLROctober 11, 19566'0"170
Michael HasleyLL5'11"175
Alan KnicelyRRMay 19, 19556'0"190Harrisonburg, VA US
Ken LaHontaLLDecember 18, 19556'1"189San Francisco, CA US
George LauzeriqueRRJuly 22, 19476'1"180La Habana, La Habana CU
John LeeRDecember 19, 19546'3"185
Willie MelendezRRMay 13, 19516'1"175Cidra, PR
Mike MendozaRRNovember 26, 19556'5"215Inglewood, CA US
Richard MillerSLJune 3, 19536'0"177
Raul NievesRRJuly 18, 19545'10"170
Martin PerezRRNovember 11, 19556'1"163
Don PiskerLLDecember 29, 19536'2"180
Joe PittmanRRJanuary 1, 19536'1"180Houston, TX US
Gordie PladsonRRJuly 31, 19566'4"210New Westminster, BC CA
William RobertsRRJune 28, 19546'0"175
Alberto RondonSRDecember 7, 19586'1"160
Simon RosarioRRMay 18, 19576'1"159Paraje Clavellina, DO
Randy RouseRRAugust 22, 19556'0"185
Jeff SmithLRNovember 20, 19556'0"170Wilmington, NC US
Fay ThompsonLLMarch 1, 19565'11"185Chicago, IL US
Tom TwellmanRRNovember 8, 19515'10"170
Mike TylerLRMarch 4, 19545'11"180New York City, NY US
Jerry WillefordLROctober 10, 19526'1"185
Gary WilsonRRNovember 21, 19546'2"185Camden, AR 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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