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1978 Toronto Blue Jays (MLB)

+ American League
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W-L Record: 59-102 .366
Rank: 7th in American League East
Run Differential: 590-775 -185
Roster Continuity 60.73% 21/26
Manager(s): Roy Hartsfield
General Manager: Pat Gillick
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Ballpark: Exhibition Stadium
Attendance: 1,562,585 12/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Lloyd Moseby (#2) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Harry Warner
First Base Coach: Don Leppert
Hitting Coach: Bobby Doerr
Pitching Coach: Bob Miller
Third Base Coach: Jackie Moore

#1 Draft Picks

Joe Coleman (#3), Roy Howell (#4), John Mayberry (#6), Rick Cerone (#7), Balor Moore (#22)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10063.613--
9964.6071.0
9369.5746.5
9071.5599.0
8676.53113.5
6990.43429.0
59102.36640.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1Bob BailorOF26   62174164
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7
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1
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5256382151938.264.310.338648.074.134.2710.55621.0210676
22Rick BosettiOF24   56861147
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25
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5
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42610306530525.259.299.347646.088.134.2842.17113.6197608
13Roy Howell3B24   55167149
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3
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61014478134110.270.325.376701.105.183.3031.7768.9207601
10John Mayberry1B29   51551129
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70126057421713.250.329.416745.165.280.2420.9523.4214587
39Dave McKay2B28   50459120
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8
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7
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454420911210217.238.268.351619.113.153.2774.5572.0177537
11Luis GomezSS26   4133992
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03221034410119310.223.280.254534.031.094.2451.21--105469
21Rico CartyDH38   38751110
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020
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6811364105167.284.340.481821.196.289.2711.1419.4186430
9Rick CeroneC24   2822563
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2003233210407.223.284.298582.074.145.2431.3994.084310
8Alan AshbyC26   2642769
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15
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09
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29112832144110.261.333.420753.159.265.2681.1429.3111298
19Otto VelezOF27   2482966
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3813454121328.266.380.448828.181.355.2850.9127.6111300
26Willie UpshawOF21   2242653
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1746213500234.237.298.304602.067.152.2721.67224.068250
20Alvis WoodsOF24   2201953
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2512112311525.241.278.364642.123.168.2552.0973.380239
14Tom HuttonOF32   1731944
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912191100505.254.328.341669.087.191.2630.5886.559197
48Willie HortonDH35   1221225
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190042900016.205.228.328556.123.156.2427.2540.740127
25Doug Ault1B28   1041025
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700171411206.240.352.356708.115.279.2530.8234.737124
16,17Tim JohnsonSS28   79919
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0030181610310.241.315.266581.025.114.2972.00--2192
5Sam EwingDH29   56310
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9005902010.179.242.286528.107.196.1741.8028.01662
29Garth Iorg2B23   4938
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0003003410023.163.218.163381.000.061.1701.33--855
35Gary WoodsOF23   1913
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000101100000.158.200.211411.053.158.1671.00--420
14Butch AlbertsDH28   1815
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000000200000.278.278.333611.056.056.313----618
3Brian MilnerC18   934
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02000100000.444.444.6671111.222.222.500----69
12Ernie WhittC26   4000000001100000.000.200.000200.000.250.0001.00--05
16Tim NordbrookSS28   0100000000010000-1.000-1000-------01
Batting Totals1704543059013582173998551285244864523237737124.250.305.359664.108.187.2671.4455.419475993
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
34Jesse Jefferson29   7164.3731309210211.22141091032886974131.429.081.193.654.121.13
24Tom Underwood24   6144.0931307100197.22011059023871397021.459.141.053.956.321.60
18Jim Clancy22   10124.0831307000193.21999688109110610011.499.230.464.224.921.16
36Jerry Garvin22   4125.5226223020144.218992892048670041.6311.731.242.984.161.40
38Balor Moore27   694.9437182050144.116585791654752271.5210.311.003.384.691.39
23Dave Lemanczyk27   4146.2429203050136.217097951665624131.7211.171.054.274.070.95
33Mike Willis27   374.5444210227100.210455511139522101.429.270.983.484.631.33
45Tom Murphy32   693.935000035794.08743411137366001.328.331.053.543.450.97
32Don Kirkwood28   454.24169302068.0763632625293001.4910.060.793.313.841.16
16,40Joe Coleman31   204.573100020060.2673431630285011.599.890.894.434.130.93
47Victor Cruz20   731.723200023947.128109035513011.345.360.006.709.771.46
46Dave Wallace30   003.8660004014.0126611171001.647.710.647.074.500.64
44Tom Buskey31   013.4680006013.114551570001.469.690.693.464.851.40
21Mark Wiley30   006.002000102.23220120001.339.000.003.006.002.00
Batting Totals591024.543741613531262314291529775721149614758475221.509.630.943.874.771.23


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