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1978 SAN DIEGO PADRES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   4th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Roger Craig
General Manager:   Bob Fontaine
Stadium:  San Diego Stadium
Attendance:  1,670,107
Playoffs: Season in progress

San Diego Padres affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Gaylord Perry (39)
Youngest Player:  Jim Beswick (20)
Longest Tenure:  Dave Roberts, Randy Jones, Dave Winfield (6)
Top Hitter:  Dave Winfield (7)
Top Pitcher:  Gaylord Perry (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Andy Hawkins (#5)

Roster Continuity:  67.37%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9567.586--
Cincinnati9269.5712.5
SF Giants8973.5496.0
San Diego8478.51911.0
Houston7488.45721.0
Atlanta6993.42626.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Ozzie Smithss29231977-4-86MLB15959069152176146401247430028311.258.311.3120184668492673.7.275
31Dave Winfieldrf7261973-1-4MLB15858788181305249721955812200513.308.367.49902936494331137.1.322
29Gene Richardsof21241975-1-1MLB1545559017126124453717648047249.308.381.4200233629416986.3.352
6Bill Almonss-3b-251974-1-1MLB138405391021920211753374010316.252.308.3090125442318393.3.307
18Gene Tenacec-1b20311965-20-399MLB142401609018416616510198118025.224.392.4090164515323746.2.256
17Oscar Gambleof71281968-16-363MLB12637546103153747125145611052.275.366.3870145437281625.9.293
30Derrel Thomas2b-of-271969-1-1MLB1283523680102326116353733922.227.301.2930103401291353.3.245
8,13Fernando Gonzalez2b-3b-28UDFA: 1969MLB101320278010222944183203754.250.286.3120100350260303.2.268
2Rick Sweetc-251975-3-65MLB8822615508011114272217414.221.306.270061259189192.8.240
20Jerry Turnerof-241972-10-217MLB10622528639183764213235014.280.348.436098250171365.7.296
15Broderick Perkins1b-231976-15-341MLB6221714521412334052902235.240.253.341074227175203.1.265
46Tucker Ashford3b-2b-231974-1-2MLB75155113811032610143101143.245.301.374058174125194.1.280
25George Hendrickof60281968-1-1MLB36111927403811121600002.243.317.36004012387134.2.261
3Dave Roberts3b-c-271972-1-1MLB5497721411700122516202.216.309.3090301128082.9.282
8Barry Evans3b-2b-211977-2-34MLB249072411040041001010.267.295.300027956793.4.296
26Don Reynoldsof-251975-18-410MLB57878222001010151402000.253.363.27602410265104.3.301
36Gaylord Perryp6439UDFA: 1958MLB378758200300231001301.092.112.11501010293-5-1.5.143
35Randy Jonesp-281972-5-97MLB388261510040023200611.183.200.1950169175-1-0.3.294
44Bob Owchinkop-231976-1-5MLB366331120040022600600.175.200.20601371580-0.1.297
21Chuck Bakerss-2b-251975-2-43MLB445881210030021500601.207.233.224013665310.7.279
10Mike Champion2b-231973-2-28MLB325331202040051300101.226.293.302016594342.7.300
41Eric Rasmussenp89261973-32-676MLB27460700010001000800.152.152.152075447-1-0.5.194
7Bob Davisc-261970-6-121MLB1940381002011501103.200.220.22509423700.0.229
32Bob Shirleyp-241976-1-8MLB50404500020041600700.125.205.125055142-1-0.6.208
16John D'Acquistop-261970-1-17MLB4521141004002800000.190.261.23805231711.2.308
14Jim Beswickof-201976-5-101MLB1720210000001700002.050.095.050012121--.077
25Jim Wilhelmof-251974-7-145MLB1019272004100210110.368.381.47409221448.1.389
34Rollie Fingersp-31UDFA: 1964MLB6712020002000300200.167.167.1670214120-0.4.222
27Tony Castilloc-211975-3-50MLB58010001000200100.125.125.12501980-1.1.167
14Dave Freislebenp-261971-5-96MLB126000000000200100.000.000.0000077--.000
42Mark Leep-251976-13-293MLB565000000000300100.000.000.0000066--.000
29Mickey Lolichp-37UDFA: 1959MLB203000000000300000.000.000.0000033--.000
27Mark Wileyp-301970-6-131MLB42000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
48Dennis Kinneyp-261970-10-218MLB71000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
59Steve Murap-231976-2-29MLB51000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
48Dan Spillnerp-261970-2-25MLB170000000001000100.0001.000.0001000021010.4.000
24Dave Wehrmeisterp-251973-1-3MLB40000000000000100.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (37 players)1625360591134920842755421527053684832871143981.252.321.3486691866608143156464.285

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
36Gaylord Perry639UDFA: 1958MLB2162.7337375200260.22419679966154431.188.320.312.285.320.43.2871.05
35Randy Jones19281972-5-97MLB13142.8837367200253.02631048166471421.299.360.212.282.530.90.2892.30
44Bob Owchinko51231976-1-5MLB10133.5636334110202.11988780147894131.368.810.623.474.180.83.2851.00
32Bob Shirley49241976-1-8MLB8113.69502020105166.016475681061102311.368.890.543.315.530.60.2991.05
41Eric Rasmussen30261973-32-676MLB12104.0627243200146.11547266164359141.359.470.982.643.630.73.2871.18
34Rollie Fingers2631UDFA: 1964MLB6132.52670006237107.184333042972201.057.040.342.436.040.40.2490.90
16John D'Acquisto61261970-1-17MLB432.1345300241093.0602422256104511.255.810.195.4210.060.54.2660.70
42Mark Lee-251976-13-293MLB513.285600021285.074343123631341.297.840.213.813.281.16.2621.64
29Mickey Lolich-37UDFA: 1959MLB211.56202007134.2306601113211.187.790.002.863.370.85.2680.93
14Dave Freisleben-261971-5-96MLB036.07124002026.241221831516202.1013.841.015.065.400.94.4040.94
48Dan Spillner-261970-2-25MLB104.56170004025.23215132716001.5211.220.702.455.610.44--1.07
27Mark Wiley-301970-6-131MLB105.874100107.21165111001.5712.911.171.171.171.00.3121.75
59Steve Mura-231976-2-29MLB0211.745200207.2151010155102.6117.611.175.875.871.00.5001.14
24Dave Wehrmeister-251973-1-3MLB106.144000207.1855152001.779.821.236.142.452.50.2690.43
48Dennis Kinney-261970-10-218MLB016.437000407.0655342001.437.713.865.142.572.00.1360.90
33Juan Eichelberger-241975-1-19MLB0010.803000103.1444022011.8010.800.005.405.401.00.3082.00
Totals: (37 players)84783.28162162217141551,43413855985237548374428201.318.690.463.034.670.65.294 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rick SweetC763373363.9840.00 
Gene TenaceC712764237.9910.00 
Dave RobertsC411351330.9800.00 
Bob DavisC1643520.9600.00 
Tony CastilloC516310.9500.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gene Tenace1B8066837561.9930.00 
Broderick Perkins1B5953841456.9930.00 
Gene Richards1B2621112923.9610.00 
Tucker Ashford1B14603111.9840.00 
Derrel Thomas1B14113629.9830.00 
Dave Roberts1B8151001.0000.00 
Dave Winfield1B271001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Fernando Gonzalez2B94190256868.9820.00 
Derrel Thomas2B409098625.9690.00 
Chuck Baker2B243742411.9520.00 
Mike Champion2B202444512.9320.00 
Tucker Ashford2B18333229.9700.00 
Bill Almon2B7211112.9700.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill Almon3B114722212120.9330.00 
Tucker Ashford3B32151832.9170.00 
Derrel Thomas3B26225934.9640.00 
Barry Evans3B24135944.9470.00 
Mike Champion3B401001.0000.00 
Gene Tenace3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ozzie SmithSS1592645482598.9700.00 
Bill AlmonSS1592314.9700.00 
Chuck BakerSS1252825.9430.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave WinfieldOF154321771.9790.00 
Gene RichardsOF124210880.9650.00 
Oscar GambleOF1071721243.9790.00 
Derrel ThomasOF77103511.9910.00 
Jerry TurnerOF5891530.9700.00 
George HendrickOF3372110.9860.00 
Don ReynoldsOF2522220.9230.00 
Jim WilhelmOF1090001.0000.00 
Jim BeswickOF680001.0000.00 
Dave RobertsOF20000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rollie FingersP67107141211.9632.18 
Mark LeeP568552210.9642.86 
Bob ShirleyP50166635011.0002.22 
John D'AcquistoP459336001.0000.87 
Randy JonesP37253155145.9432.35 
Gaylord PerryP37260134026.9641.83 
Bob OwchinkoP36202630031.0001.60 
Eric RasmussenP27146112811.9752.40 
Mickey LolichP203416001.0001.84 
Dan SpillnerP172512011.0001.07 
Dave FreislebenP12263420.7782.40 
Dennis KinneyP770000.0000.00 
Steve MuraP570120.3331.25 
Dave WehrmeisterP470000.0000.00 
Mark WileyP4701001.0001.25 
Juan EichelbergerP3310001.0002.90 


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