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1978 CALIFORNIA ANGELS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  87-75   .537
Result:   3rd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Jim Fregosi, Dave Garcia
General Manager:   Buzzie Bavasi
Stadium:  Anaheim Stadium
Attendance:  1,755,386
Playoffs:  -

California Angels affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ron Fairly (39)
Youngest Player:  Jim Anderson (21)
Longest Tenure:  Nolan Ryan (7)
Top Hitter:  Don Baylor (3)
Top Pitcher:  Nolan Ryan (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Tom Brunansky (#14)

Roster Continuity:  59.20%
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
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Frank Tanana1978-04-071978W  1-0 vs OAKWSHO960001800034000--14367-49Complete game/Shutout
Nolan Ryan1978-04-081978L  4-2 vs OAK  6200041300124000--332141-13213 Strikeouts, Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Ken Brett1978-04-101978W  3-0 vs MINWSHO950002201033000--25076-76Complete game/Shutout
Nolan Ryan1978-04-131978W  1-0 vs MIN  10400041200036000--333141-13212 Strikeouts
Nolan Ryan1978-04-241978L  6-5 vs SEA  9744151520039000--335141-13315 Strikeouts
Nolan Ryan1978-04-291978W  5-0 vs TORWSHO9200061100034000--336142-13311 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
Nolan Ryan1978-05-051978W  5-0 vs CLEWSHO9100051200031000--337143-13312 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter
Frank Tanana1978-05-251978W  6-0 vs CHAWSHO940001400032000--15274-50Complete game/Shutout
Frank Tanana1978-06-201978W  10-5 @ MINW 7105302300033000--15777-521000th career strikeout
Dave Frost1978-07-081978W  5-0 vs SEAWSHO950001100032000--83-2Complete game/Shutout
Dave LaRoche1978-07-081978W  10-5 vs SEASv 2.10000030007000--46443-33100th career save
Don Aase1978-07-131978W  5-0 vs TORWSHO940003600033000--3013-6Complete game/Shutout
Nolan Ryan1978-07-141978W  3-2 vs TOR  9522161301037000--347144-14013 Strikeouts
Frank Tanana1978-07-151978W  2-0 vs DETWSHO980000600035000--16179-54Complete game/Shutout
Nolan Ryan1978-07-191978W  3-0 vs CLEWSHO9600041000035000--348145-14010 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout
Nolan Ryan1978-07-231978W  4-3 @ DETWCG9433131100033000--349146-14011 Strikeouts
Paul Hartzell1978-08-031978W  8-1 vs OAKWCG931103200032000--11918-223-hitter
Nolan Ryan1978-08-061978W  4-3 vs MIN  8833071010039000--352146-14210 Strikeouts
Nolan Ryan1978-08-111978W  3-1 @ SEAWCG9211061000034000--353147-14210 Strikeouts, 2-hitter
Nolan Ryan1978-08-161978L  4-2 vs BOSLCG9442181300040000--354147-14313 Strikeouts
Frank Tanana1978-09-021978W  2-0 @ TORWSHO940001700032000--17083-58Complete game/Shutout
Nolan Ryan1978-09-101978W  13-3 vs KCAWCG9931011210038000--357148-14412 Strikeouts
Nolan Ryan1978-09-191978W  4-1 @ MINW 9611031020035000--359149-14510 Strikeouts
Chris Knapp1978-09-231978L  5-4 @ CHA  6.2744141000030000--6929-1610 Strikeouts
Nolan Ryan1978-10-011978W  5-4 vs CHAWCG9542061300138000--362151-14513 Strikeouts


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