1978 Columbus Astros Statistics

Southern League (SL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 70-73
4th in the SL's East Division
Manager: Jim Johnson (70-73)
Affiliation: Houston Astros
Location: Columbus, Georgia
Ballpark: Golden Park I & II
Attendance: 75,438, Avg. 1,055
1978 Columbus Astros Roster

The Columbus Astros of the Southern League ended the 1978 season with a record of 70 wins and 73 losses, fourth in the league's East Division. The team scored 502 runs, while allowing 542 runs. Jim Johnson 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
Gordie Pladson1110.5243.6626261420182.017788749770117209
Dave Smith1013.4353.482626920181.0170897010882114408
Randy Niemann95.6432.052914911123.01254428439153514
Mike Mendoza98.5292.7717171240133.011546415414101503
Mike Allen68.4293.96141440091.0986140542050102
David Aloi51.8333.2530000872.0613226628155300
Rod Boxberger55.5004.18111163071.0584033355251036
Vern Ruhle41.8001.855541039.0329838125101
Billy Smith43.5712.5515852067.0672619219134106
Mark Miggins411.2673.633014621119.01115848763343815
Dennis Miscik25.2864.3315810054.0543326531139121
Jose Sosa101.0000.00300013.01000005001
Thad Troedson002.25200004.04111101001
Bert Roberge03.0003.3821000232.0371512110724123
Totals7073.4903.2724414307017131171.011105424266150223712329500

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
Jim Pankovits137571509671221971043844898.240.313.363.676185752
Phil Klimas143546465641091761246227195.234.335.374.709174154
Larry Eubanks118422381471071931450633487.281.339.457.796174133
Alan Knicely140496427519713215503052112.227.311.372.684159386
Joe Pittman923343064478611171792032.255.300.291.59189143
Fernando Tatis9836232639751351045232675.230.291.393.684128352
Bruce Bochy792842612570102734021330.268.309.402.712105361
Gary Rajsich8032428637691257341432957.241.309.392.701112144
Jeff Smith872942552167130526213341.263.349.373.72295222
Bert Pena1414534102466100224462395.161.211.200.411824124
Scott Loucks7628523238454431718104573.194.323.284.60766134
Reggie Baldwin3613913313431111232019.323.328.444.77259122
Randy Rouse3811610892810080069.259.296.269.56429011
Simon Rosario35103100827120802315.270.291.320.61132000
Tom Wiedenbauer271049310252006731014.269.346.290.63627100
Duane Gustavson2173614132006001111.213.333.246.57915010
Jose Turnes2220100000001.500.500.5001.0001000
Gordie Pladson260000000000000000
Mark Miggins300000000000000000
Totals140649084355501104215338874378548425854.239.309.352.660153202961380


Fielding:

Player Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Jeff Smith1B6751022742.9877.940
Joe Pittman1B3828218721.9777.895
Gary Rajsich1B3023824113.9968.733
Simon Rosario1B251894314.9857.720
Reggie Baldwin1B130001.0003.000
Jim Pankovits2B1352873662867.9594.837
Joe Pittman2B13222718.9803.769
Phil Klimas3B1431133202521.9453.028
Bruce BochyC784194976.9856.0005
Randy RouseC381792742.9815.4218
Duane GustavsonC211191630.9786.4295
Reggie BaldwinC1051811.9835.9001
Jose TurnesC171001.0008.0000
Alan KnicelyOF14026222103.9662.029
Larry EubanksOF101161631.9821.653
Scott LoucksOF76131151.9641.737
Gary RajsichOF55121410.9922.273
Joe PittmanOF3451640.9341.676
Tom WiedenbauerOF27644011.0002.519
Simon RosarioOF870001.000.875
Mark MigginsP3043951.8961.433
David AloiP3041320.895.567
Randy NiemannP2932021.920.793
Dave SmithP26112641.9021.423
Gordie PladsonP26112012.9691.192
Bert RobergeP2157001.000.571
Mike MendozaP17101511.9621.471
Billy SmithP1526001.000.533
Dennis MiscikP1521020.857.800
Mike AllenP145731.800.857
Rod BoxbergerP11315011.0001.636
Vern RuhleP524001.0001.200
Jose SosaP30000.000
Thad TroedsonP213001.0002.000
Bert PenaSS1412293523964.9374.121
Jim PankovitsSS74820.8571.714
Totals143335121470171273.9673.4771900

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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