1977 Spokane Indians Roster

Pacific Coast League (PCL) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 75-69
Finished 2nd in the PCL's West Division
Manager: John Felske (75-69)
Affiliation: Milwaukee Brewers
Location: Spokane, Washington
Ballpark: Avista Stadium
Attendance: 133,270, Avg. 1,851
1977 Spokane Indians Statistics

The Spokane Indians of the Pacific Coast League ended the 1977 season with a record of 75 wins and 69 losses, finishing second in the league's West Division.

The Indians scored 862 runs and gave up 789 runs. Gorman Thomas walloped 36 home runs for Spokane, while Jim Gantner and Tommie Reynolds added 20 or more, too. Gorman Thomas drove in 114 runs. Dick Davis led hitters with significant playing time by hitting .355. Tom Hausman topped the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 4.22 ERA, best among regular hurlers.

Players from the 1977 Spokane Indians who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included Gary Beare, George Frazier, Kevin Kobel, Lary Sorensen, Tommy Moore, Rich Folkers, Rob Ellis, Dick Davis, Ken Sanders, Jim Gantner, Lenn Sakata, Roger Miller, Bill Sharp, Bob Sheldon, Jack Heidemann, Art Kusnyer, Willie Prall, Dan Thomas, Greg Erardi, Tommie Reynolds, Sam Hinds, Gorman Thomas, Dave Pagan and Tom Hausman.

John Felske served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Gary BeareRRAugust 22, 19526'4"205San Diego, CA US
Perry DanforthLRJanuary 28, 19516'0"170
Dick DavisRRSeptember 25, 19536'3"190Long Beach, CA US
Ron DiggleLRNovember 4, 19506'2"190Artesia, CA US
Rob EllisRRJuly 3, 19505'11"180Grand Rapids, MI US
Greg ErardiRRMay 31, 19546'1"190Syracuse, NY US
Duane EspyRRJune 23, 19526'0"180
Rich FolkersLLOctober 17, 19466'2"180Waterloo, IA US
George FrazierRROctober 13, 19546'5"205Oklahoma City, OK US
Jim GantnerLRJanuary 5, 19536'0"180Fond du Lac, WI US
Tom HausmanRRMarch 31, 19536'4"190Mobridge, SD US
Jack HeidemannRRJuly 11, 19496'0"175Brenham, TX US
Sam HindsRRJuly 11, 19536'6"215Frederick, MD US
Kevin KobelRLOctober 2, 19536'0"180Buffalo, NY US
Art KusnyerRRDecember 19, 19456'2"197Akron, OH US
Juan LopezRRNovember 6, 19525'10"170Rio Piedras, PR
William McLaurineLLFebruary 19, 19536'0"165
Roger MillerRRAugust 1, 19546'3"200Connellsville, PA US
Tommy MooreRRJuly 7, 19485'11"175Lynwood, CA US
Dave PaganRRSeptember 15, 19496'2"175Nipawin, SK CA
Willie PrallLLApril 20, 19506'3"200Hackensack, NJ US
Tommie ReynoldsRRAugust 15, 19416'2"190Arizona, LA US
Stephen RulingSROctober 10, 19536'0"180
Lenn SakataRRJune 8, 19545'9"160Honolulu, HI US
Ken SandersRRJuly 8, 19415'11"168St. Louis, MO US
Bill SharpLLJanuary 18, 19505'10"178Lima, OH US
Bob SheldonLRNovember 27, 19506'0"170Montebello, CA US
Lary SorensenRROctober 4, 19556'2"200Detroit, MI US
Dan ThomasRRMay 9, 19516'2"190Birmingham, AL US
Gorman ThomasRRDecember 12, 19506'2"210Charleston, SC US
Ron WronaRRMarch 21, 19536'0"200

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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