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1978 OAKLAND ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Oakland,CA
Team Record:  69-93   .426
Result:   6th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jack McKeon, Bobby Winkles
General Manager:   Charlie Finley
Stadium:  Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Attendance:  526,999
Playoffs:  -

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Rico Carty (38)
Youngest Player:  Tim Conroy (18)
Longest Tenure:  Billy North (6)
Top Hitter:  Rico Carty (24)
Top Pitcher:  Matt Keough (23)
Top Draft Pick:  Mike Morgan (#4)

Roster Continuity:  47.51%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals9270.568--
Texas8775.5375.0
California8775.5375.0
Minnesota7389.45119.0
Chi White Sox7190.44120.5
Oakland6993.42623.0
Seattle56104.35035.0


PITCHING STATISTICS
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SELECT sum(ab) ab,sum(pa) pa,sum(h) h,sum(dbl) dbl,sum(tpl) tpl,sum(hr) hr,sum(r) r,sum(rbi) rbi,sum(bb) bb,sum(so) so,sum(hbp) hbp,sum(sh) sh,sum(sf) sf,sum(ibb) ibb, sum(gdp) gdp,sum(sgl) sgl,sum(sb) sb,sum(cs) cs,sum(wprob) wprob,sum(roe) roe,sum(s13) s13,sum(s12) s12,sum(s23) s23,sum(s2h) s2h,sum(d13) d13,sum(d1h) d1h,sum(infh) infh,sum(brAdvanced) brAdvanced,sum(pickoffRunner) pickoffRunner,sum(pickoffPitcher) pickoffPitcher,sum(wp) wp,sum(balk) balk,sum(pb) pb,sum(fc) fc,sum(popups) popups,sum(so_swinging) so_swinging,sum(so_called) so_called,sum(pitches) pitches,sum(balls) balls,sum(strikes) strikes,sum(fouls) fouls,sum(swingmiss) swingmiss,sum(strikecalled) strikecalled,sum(poRunner) poRunner,pitcherFN,pitcherLN,pitcherPN,year FROM Splits where year<>9999 and batterage between 18 and 50 and year=1978 and pitcherteam='OAK' GROUP BY pitcherFN,pitcherLN,pitcherPN,year ORDER by pitcherLN,pitcherFN
 Basic StatsAveragesMiscPitch-RelatedBase-Running
PlayerABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTPAROEFCPopkSwKCaPitBalStrFouSkMSkCPOS13S12S23S2HD13D1HIHBrAPk
Pete Broberg64710017439816881276094359613.269.331.4287597301117120000000009221321346430
Joe Coleman653121015125400112.185.239.24648672021000000000200100140
Tim Conroy16630002409010110.187.481.18766928131000000000100000021
Dave Heaverlo501571411371173102327139111015.281.322.4017245669251200000000010275154310471
John Henry Johnson6898016429418695107691061359.238.312.3706827891012240000000001227319134310
Matt Keough73890178255970171283108427316.241.320.325645837123213000000000133410180214563
Bob Lacey4665212617210582322601139411.270.302.38068251511251600000000010194122214392
Rick Langford6697716919315688144892387611.253.303.3576607411018150000000002125618228442
Steve McCatty841426401174081001040.310.354.393747972140000000005305013121
Craig Minetto4610132118007320012.283.393.43582856211000000000010201140
Mike Morgan51121941111318000102.373.458.549100760011000000000031021140
Mike Norris18534468022262343631422.249.371.3246952294460000000007429123192
Steve Renko574751522301059161263892413411.265.337.3576956601313700000000011299204513362
Elias Sosa4023710611655375346111011110.264.322.35868045961870030300006955137322
Alan Wirth286397291633710343130549.252.333.35368633259500000000071215217281
Totals54196861401204381066361028052375026599252113.259.324.3696936171961811250030300001142155915022309240117

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Glossary
AB - At Bats
R - Runs
H - Hits
2B - Doubles
3B - Triples
HR - Home runs
RBI - RBIs
SB - Stolen Bases
CS - Caught Stealing
BB - Walks
SO - Strikeouts
HBP - Hit by Pitch
IBB - Intentional Walks
SH - Sacrifice Hits
SF - Sacrifice Flies
GDP - Grounded into Double Play
AVG - Batting Average
OBP - On Base percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
OPS - On Base + Slugging
TPA - Total Plate Appearances
ROE - Reached on Error
FC - Hit into Fielder's Choice
POP - Popped up to infield
K-Sw - Struck out swinging
K-Ca - Struck out looking
Pit - Pitches seen (1988+)
Bal - Balls
Str - STrikes
Fou - Foul balls
SkM - Swing and Miss
SkC - Called strike
PO - Pick off throws drawn
S13 - 1st to 3rd on a single
S12 - 1st to 2nd on a single
S23 - 2nd to 3rd on a single
S2H - Scored on a single from 2nd
D13 - 1st to 3rd on a double
D1H - Scored on a double from 1st
IH - Infield Hits
BrA - Baserunners advanced on outs
PK - Pickoffs


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