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1978 ASHEVILLE TOURISTS

|    Level:  A  

Location:  Asheville,NC
Team Record:  73-67   .521
Result:   3rd in Western Carolina League
Manager(s):  Wayne Terwilliger
Stadium:  McCormick Field
Attendance:  36,527
Playoffs: Season in progress
Oldest Player:  Charles Viskocil (24)
Youngest Player:  Linvel Mosby (18)
Top Hitter:  Jim Barbe (1)
Top Pitcher:  John Butcher (3)
Western Carolina League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Greenwood8257.590--
Shelby7564.5407.0
Spartanburg7367.5219.5
Asheville7367.5219.5
Gastonia6971.49313.5
Charlotte4793.33635.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
-Jim Barbe1b1231977-19-475AA1314789114317218993277110124 .299.395.4560218562343--.353
-Ronald Carneyof7221977-12-295AA11840358121252106823134131557 .300.366.4470180461307--.301
-George Wrightof24191977-4-87MLB110335668316112725107049673 .248.384.3100104421272--.285
-Jim Capowskiss34201976-14-324AA101317347080750124671243 .221.339.312099382256--.206
-Steve Righetti3b52201977-6-129A752483361171327121832203 .246.299.359089271192--.269
-Jimmy Tolleson44-UDFA: 1978A702123557410211994030030 .269.385.297063255167--.313
-Mike Jirscheless28191977-5-113AAA722034339732211335070761 .192.368.286058267174--.280
-Bob Johnsonp-18UDFA: 1978MLB762032345120433504054032 .222.347.340069248163--.279
-Scott Petersonc-21UDFA: 1978A71201244470429413346342 .219.335.313063243164--.261
-Joe Carrollof39231977-20-499A741962950183425823242201 .255.364.439086231149--.305
-Robert Hallgrenof55211975-3-62A+591863445100621913239100 .242.356.392073219142--.277
-Arnold McCraryof38221977-1-12AA781703346311131843121160 .271.386.318054208134--.304
-Miguel Pizzaroof-21UDFA: 1978A71165284372119721214251 .261.317.345057185130--.278
-David Hibnerss41191977-1-9A+571602430820211714944442 .187.386.262042219137--.254
-Ron Gooch2b-211978-18-461AAA44148294260320543428020 .284.418.385057184112--.333
-Victor Mabeess-201975-4-89AA54143204270321722134111 .294.386.406058167105--.364
-Billy Simpsonss-201976-1-12A+39115162812009521932301 .243.362.34804013890--.333
-Jeff Zitekss-201978-27-643A3184182412116811513030 .286.394.38103210264--.329
-Cameron Killebrewof-221978-25-610A+2775131450111222726102 .187.400.29302210565--.260
-James Matthewsss--1973-13-302A26601113000143168200 .217.397.2170137850--.250
-James Mathews--UDFA: 1978A26601113000143168200 .217.397.2170137850--.250
-William Buchan3b-201976-10-233A7103000000053000 .000.333.000001510--.000
Totals: (22 players)140422768110682022069561189687277655605534 .253.367.359726151750993316----.292

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SO
-Chuck Lamson5211977-10-243AA10113.942625610160.015597706961559 1.578.720.345.408.720.62
-John Butcher3211977-1-5MLB1093.332423720154.0150815712771036 1.478.770.704.506.020.75
-Steven Nielsen19231977-11-269AAA6113.483015512132.01326251462743 1.479.000.274.235.050.84
-Ed Lynch15221977-22-547MLB793.291818710123.01225545833795 1.268.930.592.415.780.42
-Len Whitehouse3320UDFA: 1977MLB664.3032820192.0896044757795 1.598.710.685.587.730.72
-Mark Mercer17241973-1-1MLB832.73480001679.0583224354875 1.426.610.346.159.910.62
-Ted Davis-191976-7-156AAA334.5027400178.0804439257686 1.769.230.236.587.850.84
-Patrick Nelson35191977-6-139A544.89161420070.0795838949425 1.8310.161.166.305.401.17
-Hal Kelly51201975-21-495AA723.3212921065.0603424234499 1.458.310.284.716.780.69
-Michael Odum57-1972-7-153A+312.8910631053.0321817332362 1.215.430.515.436.110.89
-Wesley Williams-201978-28-659A+132.674420027.02298012180 1.267.330.004.006.000.67
-Linvel Mosby-181977-2-35A215.735500022.0241414021109 2.059.820.008.594.092.10
-William LaRosa-221977-16-399A105.5716000121.0211413517213 1.819.002.147.299.000.81
-Michael Vickers-201978-1-19AA015.6811100019.0181612020133 2.008.530.009.476.161.54
-Charles Viskocil-24UDFA: 1978A019.005100011.015141111231 2.4512.270.829.822.454.00
Totals: (22 players)73673.80140140367104211,10610576084676963383771 1.628.600.505.156.810.76

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob JohnsonC7642748156.9690.00 
Scott PetersonC684103376.9840.00 
William BuchanC7191001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Barbe1B12811716414127.9890.00 
Ronald Carney1B511112.9230.00 
Scott Peterson1B3230011.0000.00 
Victor Mabee1B160001.0000.00 
Arnold McCrary1B140011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike Jirschele2B691172271755.9530.00 
Ron Gooch2B44931191437.9380.00 
James Matthews2B11142838.9330.00 
Jim Capowski2B9162319.9750.00 
Victor Mabee2B47522.8570.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Capowski3B78411151716.9020.00 
Steve Righetti3B5530871213.9070.00 
Jimmy Tolleson3B49541221619.9170.00 
James Matthews3B532011.0000.00 
Jeff Zitek3B211001.0000.00 
Mike Jirschele3B12210.8000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
David HibnerSS55781453343.8710.00 
Jeff ZitekSS2733671514.8700.00 
Jimmy TollesonSS223153414.9550.00 
Jim CapowskiSS56823.8750.00 
James MatthewsSS36412.9090.00 
Mike JirscheleSS11220.6000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ronald CarneyOF13313914102.9390.00 
George WrightOF1062031576.9690.00 
Joe CarrollOF6357712.9850.00 
Miguel PizzaroOF5656552.9240.00 
Arnold McCraryOF3733221.9460.00 
Robert HallgrenOF3141230.9350.00 
Cameron KillebrewOF13150001.0000.00 
Jim CapowskiOF451001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mark MercerP4851522.9090.00 
Len WhitehouseP3222022.9170.00 
Steven NielsenP3072922.9470.00 
Ted DavisP2702035.8700.00 
Chuck LamsonP2672730.9190.00 
John ButcherP24122532.9250.00 
Ed LynchP1862533.9120.00 
William LaRosaP160111.5000.00 
Patrick NelsonP1611540.8000.00 
Hal KellyP1261330.8640.00 
Michael VickersP1124001.0000.00 
Michael OdumP1021530.8500.00 
Linvel MosbyP50210.6670.00 
Charles ViskocilP511001.0000.00 
Wesley WilliamsP42210.8000.00 


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