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1978 TORONTO BLUE JAYS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Toronto,ON
Team Record:  59-102   .366
Result:   7th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Roy Hartsfield
General Manager:   Pat Gillick
Stadium:  Exhibition Stadium
Attendance:  1,562,585
Playoffs: Season in progress

Toronto Blue Jays affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Rico Carty (38)
Youngest Player:  Brian Milner (18)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Rico Carty (24)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Underwood (26)
Top Draft Pick:  Lloyd Moseby (#2)

Roster Continuity:  60.73%
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

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Bob Bailorof-ss2626UDFA: 1970MLB1546217416429715256382151938.264.310.3380210676483774.3.271
22Rick Bosettiof54241973-7-114MLB13656861147255542610306530525.259.299.3470197608443633.8.284
13Roy Howell3b90241972-1-4MLB14055167149283861014478134110.270.325.3760207601418724.7.303
10John Mayberry1b81291967-1-6MLB152515511291522270126057421713.250.329.4160214587409785.2.242
39Dave McKay2b-3b5628UDFA: 1971MLB145504591202087454420911210217.238.268.3510177537417432.8.277
11Luis Gomezss53261973-7-155MLB15341339927303221034410119310.223.280.2540105469363261.9.245
21Rico Cartyof2438UDFA: 1960MLB10438751110160206811364105167.284.340.4810186430292706.5.271
9Rick Ceronec-241975-1-7MLB8828225638232003233210407.223.284.298084310233232.7.243
8Alan Ashbyc-261969-3-63MLB812642769150929112832144110.261.333.4200111298211395.0.268
19Otto Velezof-27UDFA: 1970MLB91248296614293813454121328.266.380.4480111300198466.3.285
26Willie Upshaw1b-211975-5-115MLB9522426538211746213500234.237.298.304068250186202.9.272
20Alvis Woodsof-241972-2-35MLB62220195312332512112311525.241.278.364080239181243.6.255
14Tom Hutton1b-of-32UDFA: 1965MLB641731944902912191100505.254.328.341059197141224.2.262
48Willie Hortonof-35UDFA: 1962MLB331221225603190042900016.205.228.32804012710461.6.242
25Doug Ault1b-281970-2-36MLB541041025113700171411206.240.352.35603712487134.1.253
16,17Tim Johnsonss-2b-28UDFA: 1967MLB687991920030181610310.241.315.266021926572.8.297
5Sam Ewingof-291971-1-4MLB40563100029005902010.179.242.286016624742.1.174
29Garth Iorg3b-2b-231973-8-181MLB1949380003003410023.163.218.16308554600.1.170
35Gary Woodsof-231973-27-602MLB819131000101100000.158.200.21104201611.5.167
14Butch Alberts3b-281972-28-642MLB618151000000200000.278.278.33306181323.7.312
3Brian Milnerc-181978-7-158MLB29340102000100000.444.444.6671000695314.5.500
12Ernie Whittc-261972-15-352MLB24000000001100000.000.200.00000540-1.3.000
16Tim Nordbrookss-28UDFA: 1982MLB70100000000010000.0001.000.00010000100--.000
Totals: (23 players)161543059013582173998551285244864523237737124.250.308.3596671947601543626394.267

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
34Jesse Jefferson39291968-4-70MLB7164.3831309210211.2214109103288697411.429.101.193.664.120.89.2741.03
24Tom Underwood26241972-2-27MLB6144.1031307100197.2201105902387139701.469.151.053.966.330.63.2970.96
18Jim Clancy52221974-4-74MLB10124.0931307000193.2199968810911061001.509.250.464.234.930.86.3051.16
36Jerry Garvin76221974-1-11MLB4125.5426223020144.21899289204867001.6411.761.242.994.170.72.3330.75
38Balor Moore-271969-1-22MLB694.9337182050144.11658579165475221.5210.291.003.374.680.72.3160.94
23Dave Lemanczyk65271972-16-380MLB4146.2629203050136.21709795166562411.7211.201.054.284.081.05.3301.28
33Mike Willis79271972-20-479MLB374.5644210227100.21045551113952211.429.300.983.494.650.75.2900.66
45Tom Murphy66321967-1-6MLB693.935000035794.0874341113736601.328.331.053.543.451.03.2591.19
32Don Kirkwood-28-MLB454.24169302068.076363262529301.4910.060.793.313.840.86.3071.24
16,40Joe Coleman75311965-1-3MLB204.603100020060.267343163028501.609.940.894.454.151.07.3070.93
47Victor Cruz7020UDFA: 1976MLB731.713200023947.12810903551301.335.320.006.659.700.69.2670.59
46Dave Wallace-30UDFA: 1978MLB003.8660004014.012661117101.647.710.647.074.501.57.2680.39
44Tom Buskey-31UDFA: 1969MLB013.3880006013.11455157001.439.450.683.384.730.71.3022.30
21Mark Wiley-301970-6-131MLB006.752000102.2322012001.5010.120.003.376.750.50--1.00
Totals: (23 players)591024.54161161353126231,4291529775721986147584751.269.630.943.874.770.81.310 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rick CeroneC844264447.9920.00 
Alan AshbyC813993866.9860.00 
Brian MilnerC24010.8000.00 
Ernie WhittC171001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John Mayberry1B1391143528120.9930.00 
Doug Ault1B2517810413.9790.00 
Willie Upshaw1B1050224.9630.00 
Tom Hutton1B938213.9760.00 
Otto Velez1B1112001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave McKay2B1403104081296.9840.00 
Garth Iorg2B183451314.9660.00 
Tim Johnson2B1314370101.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy Howell3B1311093062227.9500.00 
Bob Bailor3B28256438.9670.00 
Dave McKay3B205001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Luis GomezSS1532474001697.9760.00 
Tim JohnsonSS49235527.9750.00 
Tim NordbrookSS715011.0000.00 
Bob BailorSS413001.0000.00 
Dave McKaySS301001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rick BosettiOF1354171761.9860.00 
Bob BailorOF12530315127.9640.00 
Otto VelezOF741501034.9820.00 
Alvis WoodsOF60131230.9780.00 
Tom HuttonOF55852001.0000.00 
Willie UpshawOF5281251.9430.00 
Doug AultOF712020.8570.00 
Gary WoodsOF6120001.0000.00 
Roy HowellOF570001.0000.00 
Sam EwingOF340001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tom MurphyP5094424011.0002.68 
Mike WillisP4410041810.9571.98 
Balor MooreP3714442932.9172.06 
Victor CruzP324715001.0001.15 
Jim ClancyP31193143023.9572.05 
Joe ColemanP316035001.0001.20 
Jesse JeffersonP31211153133.9391.96 
Tom UnderwoodP3119751950.8281.10 
Dave LemanczykP2913622221.9231.59 
Jerry GarvinP26144928011.0002.31 
Don KirkwoodP1668412001.0002.12 
Tom BuskeyP81305001.0003.44 
Dave WallaceP61411001.0001.29 
Mark WileyP220000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rico CartyDH101.0000.00 
Willie HortonDH30.0000.00 
Willie UpshawDH18.0000.00 
Sam EwingDH9.0000.00 
Otto VelezDH9.0000.00 
John MayberryDH7.0000.00 
Doug AultDH5.0000.00 
Butch AlbertsDH4.0000.00 
Rick CeroneDH2.0000.00 
Roy HowellDH1.0000.00 
Dave McKayDH1.0000.00 


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