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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:  -

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

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
14Butch Alberts3BMLB6-2205RightRight5/4/195028Williamsport,Pennsylvania197228642PIT

8Alan AshbyCMLB6-2190BothRight7/8/195126Long Beach,California1969363CLE
25Doug Ault1BMLB6-3200RightLeft3/9/195028Beaumont,Texas1970236SD
1Bob BailorOF-SSMLB5-11170RightRight7/10/195126Connellsville,Pennsylvania1970UDFA BAL
22Rick BosettiOFMLB5-11185RightRight8/5/195324Redding,California19737114PHI
44Tom BuskeyPMLB6-3220RightRight2/20/194731Harrisburg,Pennsylvania1969UDFA NYY
21Rico CartyOFMLB6-3200RightRight9/1/193938San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1960UDFA Mbr
9Rick CeroneCMLB5-11185RightRight5/19/195424Newark,New Jersey197517CLE
18Jim ClancyPMLB6-4220RightRight12/18/195522Chicago,Illinois1974474TEX
16,40Joe ColemanPMLB6-3195RightRight2/3/194731Boston,Massachusetts196513Wa2
47Victor CruzPMLB5-9200RightRight12/24/195720Rancho Viejo,Dominican Republic1976UDFA STL
5Sam EwingOFMLB6-3200LeftLeft4/9/194929Lewisburg,Tennessee197114CHW
36Jerry GarvinPMLB6-3195LeftLeft10/21/195522Oakland,California1974111MIN
11Luis GomezSSMLB5-9150RightRight8/19/195126Guadalajara,Mexico19737155MIN
48Willie HortonOFMLB5-11209RightRight10/18/194235Arno,Virginia1962UDFA DET
13Roy Howell3BMLB6-1190LeftRight12/18/195324Lompoc,California197214TEX
14Tom Hutton1B-OFMLB5-11180LeftLeft4/20/194632Los Angeles,California1965UDFA LAD
29Garth Iorg3B-2BMLB5-11175RightRight10/12/195423Arcata,California19738181NYY
34Jesse JeffersonPMLB6-3195RightRight3/3/194929Midlothian,Virginia1968470BAL
16,17Tim JohnsonSS-2BMLB6-3185LeftRight7/22/194928Grand Forks,North Dakota1967UDFA LAD
32Don KirkwoodPMLB6-3188RightRight9/24/194928Pontiac,MichiganUDFA 
23Dave LemanczykPMLB6-4235RightRight8/17/195027Syracuse,New York197216380DET
10John Mayberry1BMLB6-3220LeftLeft2/18/194929Detroit,Michigan196716HOU
39Dave McKay2B-3BMLB6-1195BothRight3/14/195028Vancouver,British Columbia1971UDFA MIN
3Brian MilnerCMLB6-2200RightRight11/17/195918Fort Worth,Texas19787158TOR
38Balor MoorePMLB6-2195LeftLeft1/25/195127Smithville,Texas1969122MTL
45Tom MurphyPMLB6-3185RightRight12/30/194532Cleveland,Ohio196716CAL
16Tim NordbrookSSMLB6-1180RightRight7/7/194928Baltimore,Maryland1982UDFA MIL
24Tom UnderwoodPMLB5-11170RightLeft12/22/195324Kokomo,Indiana1972227PHI
26Willie Upshaw1BMLB6-0195LeftLeft4/27/195721Blanco,Texas19755115NYY
19Otto VelezOFMLB6-0195RightRight11/29/195027Ponce,Puerto Rico1970UDFA NYY
46Dave WallacePMLB5-10185RightRight9/7/194730Waterbury,Connecticut1978UDFA TOR
12Ernie WhittCMLB6-2200LeftRight6/13/195226Detroit,Michigan197215352BOS
21Mark WileyPMLB6-1200RightRight2/28/194830National City,California19706131OAK
33Mike WillisPMLB6-2210LeftLeft12/26/195027Oklahoma City,Oklahoma197220479BAL
20Alvis WoodsOFMLB6-3195LeftLeft8/8/195324Oakland,California1972235MIN
35Gary WoodsOFMLB6-2190RightRight7/20/195423Santa Barbara,California197327602MIN
Team PersonnelPosition 
Tom CheekBroadcaster 
Don ChevrierBroadcaster 
Paddy CottrellScout 
Bobby DoerrHitting Coach 
Pat GillickGeneral Manager 
Roy HartsfieldManager 
Tony KubekBroadcaster 
Don LeppertFirst Base Coach 
Bob MillerPitching Coach 
Jackie MooreThird Base Coach 
Wayne MorganScout 
Harry WarnerBullpen Coach 
Early WynnBroadcaster 


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