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1984 Birmingham Barons Statistics

Southern League (SL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 66-81
Finished 4th in the SL's West Division
Manager: Roy Majtyka (66-81)
Affiliation: Detroit Tigers
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Ballpark: Rickwood Field
Attendance: 175,958, Avg. 2,394
1984 Birmingham Barons Roster

The Birmingham Barons of the Southern League ended the 1984 season with a record of 66 wins and 81 losses, finishing fourth in the league's West Division.

The Barons scored 704 runs, most in the league. Birmingham yielded 776 runs, most in the circuit. Scotti Madison led the team with 15 home runs Mark Smith drove in 98 runs. Chris Pittaro paced all regular hitters by connecting at a .284 clip, while Scott Tabor topped the squad with 10 wins and a team-best 3.05 ERA, tops among regular hurlers.

Players from the 1984 Birmingham Barons who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Pat Larkin, Bryan Kelly, Mike Henneman, Don Gordon, Bruce Fields, Scotti Madison, Rich Monteleone, Carlos Lezcano, Bob Melvin, Chuck Cary, Howard Bailey, Ramon Pena, Chris Pittaro, Jeff Robinson, Dan Whitmer and Bobby Sprowl.

Roy Majtyka served as manager.


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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Scott Tabor104.7143.0341325008118.71084940543348105
Kerry Cook89.4715.482220143095.311270589430217210
Rich Monteleone78.4674.6619190400123.711669649671744211
Bryan Kelly710.4124.2928280320172.0149103821314531191209
Chuck Cary64.6004.8222201100108.311861581046162139
Jeff Robinson66.5004.7020190100113.011164591056047217
Mark Dacko58.3854.551413130093.010153471034146110
Mike Henneman42.6672.432911600659.3482216133239203
Ramon Pena38.2733.744002900967.3633228428647003
Pat Larkin21.6675.762201300029.7352119324016011
Howard Bailey22.5005.90182500239.7483426224114011
Mike Giordano101.00027.003010003.09991402000
Billy Hinz12.3334.3065100023.019151133115101
Mark Jacob12.3336.434130007.011652513100
Don Gordon270.0
Gary Springer004.9150300011.012864301000
John Duffy005.6870200012.71613811008000
Bobby Sprowl006.235030004.36331603000
Ernie Moya006.751000001.31110400000
Duane James01.0006.46104300123.7212117126017137
Randy Harvey02.0005.59180500029.0332018514318001
Alan Dunn02.0009.3963100115.316161622009200
Rob Souza03.0005.9755000028.7241919416015101
Alex Garcia05.0006.21144200042.0513129325019222
Totals6379.4444.71386147115165271221.01228740639103707236333816710

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Mark Smith142611576731632821198462462.283.319.396.7152288033
Chris Pittaro1375995178514727711611877150.284.370.427.7972212457
Scotti Madison133578473821292341583729463.273.394.433.8272052727
Greg Norman11546340256111113747015347.276.360.371.7311492240
George Foussianes11648239356103181954647770.262.392.382.7741509030
Raul Tovar89355312451011140301132729.324.390.385.7751209432
Bruce Fields93353307499211343811123134.300.362.394.75612111041
Stan Younger9337732744801233321144543.245.334.327.6611070326
Virgilio Silverio87345304557990637853251.260.329.349.6781060813
Gary Springer90320267267482037744119.277.371.322.6938601021
Bob Melvin692932713473141233101847.269.313.351.663950222
John Hotchkiss72282239295962330213246.247.342.326.668784431
Pedro Chavez60255228265480125851922.237.298.285.583651700
Reggie Thomas29999211214111011624.228.273.326.599300010
Dan Whitmer20675961610030053.271.338.288.627171200
Carlos Lezcano228672131640112101314.222.337.319.657230010
Lorenzo Arce187162913203700611.210.300.387.687242100
Bill Pinkham16605251140150075.212.305.346.651180100
Dave McClure4870000000011.000.125.000.12500000
Totals140557044960704134220133786429655602641.271.352.372.7241843041653633


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Scotti Madison1B5547339842.9859.309
Greg Norman1B5144040535.9909.412
George Foussianes1B2825814126.9969.714
Mark Smith1B231411329.9876.696
Bob Melvin1B3263041.0009.667
Bill Pinkham1B2203011.00011.500
Chris Pittaro2B1352544142290.9684.948
Gary Springer2B13203429.9644.154
Scotti Madison2B5108031.0003.600
George Foussianes3B86511311412.9292.116
John Hotchkiss3B31295034.9632.548
Gary Springer3B21153024.9572.143
Lorenzo Arce3B16103172.8542.562
Scotti Madison3B75911.9332.000
Bob Melvin3B102001.0002.000
Bob MelvinC643153345.9895.4386
Scotti MadisonC622855393.9745.4526
Dan WhitmerC18911421.9815.8331
Bill PinkhamC938331.9324.5566
Dave McClureC292001.0005.5000
Mark SmithOF1262141374.9701.802
Bruce FieldsOF87169842.9782.034
Raul TovarOF86212771.9692.547
Virgilio SilverioOF70137452.9662.014
Stan YoungerOF64132551.9652.141
Carlos LezcanoOF22483001.0002.318
Reggie ThomasOF1734020.9442.000
John HotchkissOF470001.0001.750
Scott TaborP4193321.9551.024
Ramon PenaP4041711.955.525
Mike HennemanP2921111.929.448
Bryan KellyP2893735.9391.643
Don GordonP27.000
Pat LarkinP222710.900.409
Kerry CookP2271531.8801.000
Chuck CaryP22720001.0001.227
Jeff RobinsonP2052530.9091.500
Rich MonteleoneP1992141.8821.579
Randy HarveyP183610.900.500
Howard BaileyP1848001.000.667
Alex GarciaP141810.900.643
Mark DackoP147911.9411.143
Duane JamesP1005011.000.500
John DuffyP70320.600.429
Billy HinzP601001.000.167
Alan DunnP630001.000.500
Bobby SprowlP501001.000.200
Gary SpringerP530001.000.600
Rob SouzaP547001.0002.200
Mark JacobP40000.000
Mike GiordanoP310001.000.333
Ernie MoyaP10000.000
Pedro ChavezSS591281671332.9585.000
Gary SpringerSS52861671427.9484.865
John HotchkissSS37831161123.9485.378
Chris PittaroSS163021.0009.000
Totals164338261653176358.9693.3351900

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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