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1978 MILWAUKEE BREWERS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Milwaukee,WI
Team Record:  93-69   .574
Result:   3rd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  George Bamberger
General Manager:   Harry Dalton
Stadium:  County Stadium
Attendance:  1,601,406
Playoffs: Season in progress

Milwaukee Brewers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Larry Haney (35)
Youngest Player:  Willie Mueller (21)
Longest Tenure:  Tim Johnson, Eduardo Rodriguez, Don Money, Charlie Moore (6)
Top Hitter:  Larry Hisle (10)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Caldwell (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Nick Hernandez (#8)

Roster Continuity:  71.28%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees10063.613--
Boston9964.6071.0
Milwaukee9369.5746.5
Baltimore9071.5599.0
Detroit8676.53113.5
Cleveland6990.43429.0
Toronto59102.36640.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
46Jerry AugustinePMLB6-0185LeftLeft7/24/195225Kewaunee,Wisconsin197415340MIL

6Sal Bando3BMLB6-0195RightRight2/13/194434Cleveland,Ohio19656119Kca
36Mark BombackPMLB5-11170RightRight4/14/195325Portsmouth,Virginia197125577BOS
48Mike CaldwellPMLB6-0185RightLeft1/22/194929Tarboro,North Carolina197112264SD
35Bill CastroPMLB5-11170RightRight12/13/195324Santiago,Dominican Republic1971UDFA MIL
15Cecil Cooper1BMLB6-2190LeftLeft9/20/194928Brenham,Texas19686128BOS
26Dick DavisOFMLB6-3195RightRight9/25/195324Long Beach,California1972UDFA MIL
8Andy EtchebarrenCMLB6-1197RightRight6/20/194335Whittier,California1961UDFA BAL
47Ed FarmerPMLB6-5210RightRight10/18/194928Evergreen Park,Illinois1967591CLE
11Jim Gantner2B-3BMLB5-11175LeftRight1/5/195424Eden,Wisconsin197412268MIL
30Moose HaasPMLB6-0180RightRight4/22/195622Baltimore,Maryland1974230MIL
12Larry HaneyCMLB6-2195RightRight11/19/194235Charlottesville,Virginia1961UDFA BAL
9Larry HisleOFMLB6-2195RightRight5/5/194731Portsmouth,Ohio1965238PHI
1Tim JohnsonSS-2BMLB6-3185LeftRight7/22/194928Grand Forks,North Dakota1967UDFA LAD
16Sixto LezcanoOFMLB5-11175RightRight11/28/195324Arecibo,Puerto Rico1971UDFA MIL
21Buck MartinezCMLB5-11200RightRight11/7/194829Redding,California1967UDFA PHI
11Dave MayOFMLB5-10186LeftRight12/23/194334New Castle,Delaware1962UDFA SF
10Bob McClurePMLB5-11170BothLeft4/29/195325Oakland,California1973362LAD
4Paul Molitor3B-2BMLB6-0195RightRight8/22/195621St. Paul,Minnesota197713MIL
7Don Money3BMLB6-1190RightRight6/7/194731Washington,DC1965UDFA PIT
22Charlie MooreC-OFMLB5-11180RightRight6/21/195325Birmingham,Alabama1971597MIL
40Willie MuellerPMLB6-4220RightRight8/30/195621West Bend,Wisconsin1974UDFA MIL
5Tony Muser1BMLB6-2190LeftLeft8/1/194730Los Angeles,California1967UDFA BOS
1Tim NordbrookSSMLB6-1180RightRight7/7/194928Baltimore,Maryland1982UDFA MIL
24Ben OglivieOFMLB6-2170LeftLeft2/11/194929Colon,Panama196811248BOS
27Andy ReploglePMLB6-5205RightRight10/7/195324South Bend,Indiana19759208STL
23Eduardo RodriguezPMLB6-0185RightRight3/6/195226Barceloneta,Puerto RicoUDFA 
21Lenn Sakata2B-SSMLB5-9160RightRight6/8/195424Honolulu,Hawaii1975110MIL
39Lary SorensenPMLB6-2210RightRight10/4/195522Detroit,Michigan19768172MIL
43Randy SteinPMLB6-4210RightRight3/7/195325Pomona,California1971123BAL
20Gorman ThomasOFMLB6-2210RightRight12/12/195027Charleston,South Carolina1969121Sep
25Bill TraversPMLB6-6200LeftLeft10/27/195225Norwood,Massachusetts19706124MIL
14Jim WohlfordOFMLB5-11175RightRight2/28/195127Visalia,California1970361KC
19Robin YountSS-CFMLB6-0180RightRight9/16/195522Danville,Illinois197313MIL
11Jeff YurakOFMLB6-3195BothRight2/26/195424Pasadena,California197424534SF
Team PersonnelPosition 
George BambergerManager 
Harry DaltonGeneral Manager 
Tom GamboaMinor League Hitting Instructor, Scout 
Larry HaneyBullpen Coach 
Merle HarmonBroadcaster 
Mike HeganBroadcaster 
Frank HowardFirst Base Coach 
Harvey KuennHitting Coach 
Cal McLishPitching Coach 
Carlos ReyesScout 
Buck RodgersThird Base Coach 
Jose SerraScout 
Bob UeckerBroadcaster 


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