Season Information
Team Name
1978 Cleveland Indians
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
69-90 (.434)   GBL: -29
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
6 / 11 / 20
Runs For/Against
639 / 694   Diff: -55
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
24
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2019
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1978 MLB Franchise and Minor League Affiliates

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YearTeam NameLeagueDivisionLevelGWLWPctGBLRfRaDiffRankLgRankAttendanceAtt RankManagerBallparkPlayoffs
1978Cleveland IndiansAmerican LeagueEastMLB1596990.43429639694-55611800,58424Jeff TorborgCleveland Stadiumdnq
1978Portland BeaversPacific Coast LeagueWesternAAA1387662.5514.5827838-112396,3959Gene DusanCivic Stadiumdnq
1978Chattanooga LookoutsSouthern LeagueWesternAA1436380.44124.5483561-7851053,9178Jimmy Bragan, John OrsinoEngel Stadiumdnq
1978Waterloo IndiansMidwest LeagueNorthernA1379146.66467295272022266,4064Woody SmithMunicipal StadiumLost in Semi-Finals
1978Batavia TrojansNew York-Penn LeagueWrigleyA-723438.47217.5420506-863539,3592Luis IsaacDwyer Stadiumdnq
5 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division G Games Played (or Pitched) W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Att Rank Attendance rank within the league Manager Manager(s) for this team Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season Playoffs Playoff participation description.

Organizational Roster for 1978 Cleveland Indians

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    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Craig AdamsOFRR20AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Gary AlexanderCRR25MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)OAK
    Bob AlliettaCRR26MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Larry AndersenPRR25MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Thomas Anderson1BLL19AAWaterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Dane AnthonyPRR18AABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    Mike ArmstrongPRR24MLBChattanooga Lookouts (AA)CIN, CIN
    John ArnoldPLL21AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Ronnie ArpPRR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    John AsbellPRR0ABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    B
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jack Baker1BRR28MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)TOR, TOR
    Chris BandoCBR22MLBChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Chris BarkerOFRR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Steve BarrPLL26MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Lawrence BeckPRL0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Buddy Bell3BRR26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Riccardo Bellini2B-SSRR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Larvell BlanksSS-2BRR28MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Ken BolekOFLR24AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Juan Bonilla2BRR23MLBWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Rick BorchersPRL23AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Tom BrennanPRR25MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Dan Briggs1B-OFLL25MLBCleveland Indians (MLB), Portland Beavers (AAA)---
    Tim BrillOFRR23AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Tom BurkeOF-IFRR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)PIT
    John Buszka1B-OFLL0AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    C
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Wayne Cage1BLL26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB), Portland Beavers (AAA)---
    Rusty CainCLR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Cardell CamperPRR25MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Bernie CarboOFLR30MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)BOS
    Reid CassidyPRR0ABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    David ClydePLL23MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Rick ColzieIF-PRR26AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)OAK
    Robert ConleySSRR0A+Waterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Ted Cox3B-OFRR23MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    D
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Paul DadeOF-3BRR26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Sam DavisOFRR0AWaterloo Indians (A)---
    German De Los SantosSS-3BRR23AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Dennis DeBarrPLL25MLBChattanooga Lookouts (AA)CHN, CHN
    Luis DeLeonSSBR22AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Bo DiazCRR25MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    John DubeauPLL0A+Waterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Jerry DybzinskiSSRR22MLBWaterloo Indians (A)---
    E
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Michael ElliottPLL0A+Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Rob EllisOF-3BRR27MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    F
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Al FitzmorrisPBR32MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)CAL, CAL
    Dave FreislebenPRR26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)SDN, SDN
    Robin FusonPRR19AAAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    G
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Louis GanciPRR0ABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    Vassie GardnerOFRR22AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Wayne GarlandPRR27MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Lynn GarrettSSRR0AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Jeffrey Geach2BRR27AAAPortland Beavers (AAA)TOR
    Kenneth Gilmore2B-3BRR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Gordon GlaserPRR20AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Tim GlassCRR20AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Ed Goodson1B-3BLR30MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Alfredo GriffinSSBR20MLBCleveland Indians (MLB), Portland Beavers (AAA)---
    Bob GrossmanOFRR27AAAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Johnny GrubbOFLR29MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)TEX
    H
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jerald HammermeisterOFLR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Craig HarveyP-CRR22AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Ron HasseyCLR25MLBCleveland Indians (MLB), Portland Beavers (AAA)---
    Todd HeimerPLL23AAAPortland Beavers (AAA), Chattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Kenneth Henderson2BRR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Ralph HenriquezCBR0AAABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    Richard HillePRR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Victor HolmstedtPRR22AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Don HoodPLL28MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Willie HortonOFRR35MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)OAK, TOR
    Donald Hubbard1B-3BRR20AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Brent HurleyOFRR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Robert HusseyPRR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Gary HymelCRR10AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    I
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jose Irizarry1BBR22A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    J
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Kevin JeansonneOFLR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Greg JohnsonPRR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    K
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jim KernPRR29MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Dennis KinneyPLL26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)SDN, SDN
    Rick KreugerPRL29MLBCleveland Indians (MLB), Portland Beavers (AAA)---
    Duane Kuiper2BLR28MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    L
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Phil LansfordPRR18A+Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Bill LaxtonPLL30MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Larry Lintz2B-SSBR28MLBCleveland Indians (MLB), Portland Beavers (AAA)---
    Angelo Logrande1BRR20AAAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    M
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Rick ManningOFLR23MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Tom McGoughPRR22AAAPortland Beavers (AAA), Chattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Steve McMurrayOFRR0A+Waterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Gary MelsonPRR25AAAPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Sid MongePBL27MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    N
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Steve NarleskiPRR22AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Carl NicholsonPRR0AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Tim NorridCLR23AAAPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Jim NorrisOFLL29MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    O
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    JP O'Connor1BLR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Dave Oliver2BLR27MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Tom OwensPRR20AABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    P
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mike PaxtonPRR24MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Peter PeltzSSRR0AABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    Robert PfefferPRR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Steve PowersPLR0A+Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Ron PruittOF-CRR26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Nate PuryearPRR23AAAPortland Beavers (AAA), Chattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    R
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Randy RambisPRR0AABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    Albert RauschSSRR0AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Sal Rende1BLL22AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Paul ReuschelPRR31MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)CHN, CHN
    Kevin RhombergOFRR22MLBChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Kenneth RogersPRR0A-Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Ramon RomeroPLL19MLBWaterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Dave Rosello2B-SSRR28MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    John RoslundPRL0AAAPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    S
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Edwin SaavedraOFRR18AAAWaterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Rick SawyerPRR30MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Horace SpeedOFRR26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Sam SpencePRR20AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Dan SpillnerPRR26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)SDN, SDN
    Gerald StutzriemPRL0ABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    T
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Michael TaylorOFLR19AAABatavia Trojans (A-)---
    John TeisingPLL23AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Andre Thornton1BRR28MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Jeff TomskiCRR21AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Tony ToupsIFRR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Lloyd TurnerSSRR0AWaterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Terry TysonSSRR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    V
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mike VailOFRR26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB), Portland Beavers (AAA)CHN
    Bill Van BommelPRR26AAAPortland Beavers (AAA), Chattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Tom Van Der MeerschePRR0AWaterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Tom VeryzerSSRR25MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    W
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Rick WaitsPLL26MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    John WaltersPRL0A+Waterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    David WarneckePRR0AAWaterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Patrick WashkoIF-OFBR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Glenn WendtSSLR23AWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Steven WidnerPRL0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Sandy WihtolPRR23MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Troy WilderPLL20AAWaterloo Indians (A)---
    Eric WilkinsPRR21MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    Duane Wilson1BLR0AAChattanooga Lookouts (AA)---
    Rick WisePRR32MLBCleveland Indians (MLB)---
    Jesse WrightPLL24AAAChattanooga Lookouts (AA), Waterloo Indians (A)---
    Ron WrobelPRL0AWaterloo Indians (A), Batavia Trojans (A-)---
    Y
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Hugh Yancy3B-2BRR28MLBPortland Beavers (AAA)---
    143 record(s)
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    Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Ba Bats Th Throws Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. HiLvl Highest Level Reached