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1978 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Cleveland,OH
Team Record:  69-90   .434
Result:   6th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jeff Torborg
General Manager:   Phil Seghi
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Attendance:  800,584
Playoffs:  -

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Willie Horton (35)
Youngest Player:  Alfredo Griffin (20)
Longest Tenure:  Buddy Bell (7)
Top Hitter:  Andre Thornton (6)
Top Pitcher:  Rick Waits (22)
Top Draft Pick:  Phil Lansford (#10)

Roster Continuity:  57.32%
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
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
28Rick Manning+of89231972-1-2MLB1485666514927335012123862118310.263.309.337647.296191616450623.7.290
25Buddy Bell+3b76261969-16-373MLB14255671157278662133943019224.282.328.392720.326218606437764.7.297
18Duane Kuiper+2b71281972-1-21MLB149547521551860434919354116311.283.311.338649.295185589431613.8.301
29Andre Thornton+1b628UDFA: 1967MLB1455089713322433105479372642817.262.377.516893.3962626174091077.1.243
21Tom Veryzer+ss74251971-1-11MLB13042148114184132121336501547.271.298.340638.290143458335473.8.291
1Johnny Grubb+of94291971-1-23MLB11337854100166146151596025825.265.365.450815.366170449294716.5.281
35Gary Alexander+c46251972-2-36MLB9032439761431762023510013042.235.308.454761.338147364256454.8.280
27Jim Norris+of-291971-5-108MLB1133154189145227127422004536.283.364.378742.337119365247515.6.294
00Paul Dade+of-3b-261970-1-10MLB933073778121320129344521513.254.331.329660.307101349247363.9.288
22Ted Cox+3b-of-231973-1-17MLB8222714537011901163011814.233.286.278563.26163253188182.5.264
14Larvell Blanks+ss-2b-281969-3-60MLB70193194910022000101600547.254.285.337622.28265212160203.3.263
7,13Ron Pruitt+of-c-261972-2-28MLB7118717446161721162003203.235.296.374670.30070205149234.1.236
7Bernie Carbo+of-301965-1-16MLB6017421508041610203111116.287.362.402765.34970197132265.3.329
23Willie Horton+of-35UDFA: 1962MLB5016915427052230152514107.249.314.379692.30964186135204.0.266
16Bo Diaz+c-25UDFA: 1971MLB441271230402110041700202.236.260.315575.26240133101102.7.259
20Horace Speed+of-261969-3-66MLB701061324410424143111215.226.320.283603.283301249471.9.316
31Wayne Cage+1b-261971-3-55MLB36981124614131292800102.245.308.449757.3414410879134.4.303
9Ron Hassey+c-251976-18-422MLB25745150029205710121.203.256.284540.25021836362.5.194
23Dan Briggs+1b-of-251970-2-34MLB1549480111004900002.163.226.265492.22913534321.2.179
35Mike Vail+of-261971-4-85MLB1434282102111901110.235.250.353603.25312372932.6.308
8Alfredo Griffin+ss-20UDFA: 1974MLB54121000002100000.500.667.7501417.606362228.9.667
34Jim Kern+p-29UDFA: 1968MLB581000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
30Larry Lintz+2b-ss-281971-6-122MLB30100000120000000.000.000.0000.000002--.000
Totals: (23 players)1595365639140022345106596646348869826319240124.261.323.379702--2031601142847034.4.281

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
36Rick Waits+22261970-5-110MLB13153.20343315210230.12069782168697102 01.278.050.633.363.790.89.2541.66
40Rick Wise+3732UDFA: 1963MLB9194.3433319110211.2226116102225910613 01.359.610.942.514.510.56.2940.80
48Mike Paxton+63241975-23-538MLB12113.8633275241191.0179898213639638 31.278.430.612.974.520.66.2690.84
44Don Hood+-281969-1-17MLB564.4836191040154.21668277137773101 01.579.660.764.484.251.05.2991.09
32David Clyde+-231973-1-1MLB8114.2828255010153.1166807346083113 11.479.740.233.524.870.72.3211.87
34Jim Kern+3829UDFA: 1968MLB10103.0858000431399.17736344589553 01.366.980.365.268.610.61.2991.04
41Paul Reuschel+-311968-3-53MLB243.11186106089.29533315222412 11.309.540.502.212.410.92.2811.41
43Sid Monge+-271970-24-562MLB432.764820022684.27136264515450 21.447.550.435.425.740.94.2600.57
37Dan Spillner+-261970-2-25MLB313.673600023356.15426232214811 01.338.630.323.367.670.44.3190.63
38Dave Freisleben+-261971-5-96MLB147.111210000044.15237354311940 01.8710.560.816.293.861.63--1.06
51Dennis Kinney+-261970-10-218MLB024.421800012538.23721193141910 01.328.610.703.264.420.74--0.78
17Wayne Garland+-271969-1-1MLB237.8966000029.24327266161311 01.9913.041.824.853.941.23.3520.93
39Al Fitzmorris+-32UDFA: 1965MLB016.2870004014.119101037520 01.8111.931.884.403.141.40--1.43
46Rick Kreuger+-29UDFA: 1978MLB003.866000209.164413710 00.965.790.962.896.750.43.2171.00
Totals: (23 players)69903.99159159365123281,407139769462410656873956--71.348.930.643.634.730.77.313 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Gary AlexanderC663053463.9830.00 
Ron PruittC481701534.9840.00 
Bo DiazC441831864.9710.00 
Ron HasseyC241301511.9930.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Andre Thornton1B14513271067106.9950.00 
Wayne Cage1B11738110.9880.00 
Ted Cox1B7402021.0000.00 
Jim Norris1B6432041.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Duane Kuiper2B1493414081691.9790.00 
Larvell Blanks2B172531031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Buddy Bell3B1391253551530.9700.00 
Ted Cox3B20153633.9440.00 
Larvell Blanks3B326001.0000.00 
Ron Pruitt3B20000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tom VeryzerSS1291773752158.9630.00 
Larvell BlanksSS43561071322.9260.00 
Alfredo GriffinSS24715.9170.00 
Ted CoxSS101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rick ManningOF144377721.9950.00 
Johnny GrubbOF1101991464.9730.00 
Paul DadeOF81171672.9620.00 
Jim NorrisOF78153622.9880.00 
Horace SpeedOF6185120.9770.00 
Ted CoxOF3845311.9800.00 
Ron PruittOF1629010.9670.00 
Dan BriggsOF15381011.0000.00 
Mike VailOF9180001.0000.00 
Bernie CarboOF410001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim KernP5899416001.0001.82 
Sid MongeP488441121.8821.60 
Don HoodP3615462612.9701.87 
Dan SpillnerP365604001.0000.64 
Rick WaitsP34230194911.9862.66 
Mike PaxtonP33191172012.9741.74 
Rick WiseP33211152922.9571.88 
David ClydeP2815391810.9641.59 
Dennis KinneyP18384411.8891.88 
Paul ReuschelP1889616031.0002.22 
Dave FreislebenP124444001.0001.63 
Al FitzmorrisP71402001.0001.28 
Wayne GarlandP62915011.0001.85 
Rick KreugerP6911001.0001.98 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bernie CarboDH49.0000.00 
Willie HortonDH48.0000.00 
Gary AlexanderDH25.0000.00 
Wayne CageDH20.0000.00 
Jim NorrisDH15.0000.00 
Ted CoxDH12.0000.00 
Paul DadeDH9.0000.00 
Ron PruittDH5.0000.00 
Horace SpeedDH3.0000.00 
Buddy BellDH1.0000.00 
Larvell BlanksDH1.0000.00 
Mike VailDH1.0000.00 
Rick WaitsDH1.0000.00 


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