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1979 LYNCHBURG METS

|    Level:  A+  

Location:  
Team Record:  61-73   .455
Result:   5th in Carolina League
Affiliate:  New York Mets
Manager(s):  Jack Aker
Stadium:  Lynchburg City Stadium
Attendance:  53,400
Playoffs: Season in progress

New York Mets affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Junior Roman (26)
Youngest Player:  Al Pedrique (18)
Top Hitter:  Mike Fitzgerald (11)
Top Pitcher:  John Violette (5)
Carolina League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Winston-Salem8555.607--
Alexandria7462.5449.0
Peninsula6868.50015.0
Kinston6769.49316.0
Lynchburg6173.45521.0
Salem5482.39729.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
-Greg Korbeof16-1978-26-615AA118409551172156628048732124 .286.361.4060166475308--.332
-Jeff Gossettss26-1978-5-107A+112386569825213532124120453 .254.302.4300166422297--.332
-James Lauerof2423UDFA: 1979A+11637348952043289125527573 .255.356.3540132443300--.266
-Mike Fitzgeraldc11181978-6-133MLB117368559316413750254848711 .253.351.4240156448295--.284
-Ed Cuervo2b34211977-30-706AAA10433548981020301972652590 .293.352.3340112375253--.346
-Don Troyan1b50-1978-4-81A+1143304770833311064981032 .212.312.282093384271--.270
-Charles Warrenof--1976-15-349A+10331143771130291134238152 .248.337.302094361244--.280
-Brian Giles2b-ss-191978-3-55MLB862784083162233444752333 .299.402.3920109334205--.357
-Ron Gardenhiress43211979-6-132MLB702773682133427952145091 .296.344.4080113308210--.341
-John Elder3b-of-221978-15-367A+882582859141122132966042 .229.304.302078293208--.301
-David Howardof45211979-4-80AA72243296295723622864230 .255.337.4200102276186--.320
-Richard Lanec--1978-10-237AAA61207185270017112320050 .251.326.285059235161--.278
-Doug Slettvetp-241973-4-79AA66161123161315003157240 .193.330.298048198134--.277
-James Noonanss61-1975-18-414A+60137193281013121833062 .234.318.307042163115--.302
-Robert Rossenof55221977-2-40A+391009225121021921260 .220.297.35003511785--.260
-Al Pedriquess-18UDFA: 1978MLB194921120031027130 .224.269.2650135541--.262
-Junior Romanof-26UDFA: 1978AA1142210020001000 .500.500.7501000342--.667
-Tom Thurbergp-211976-1-13AAA3401000000010000 .0001.000.0001000010--.000
Totals: (18 players)13442265481084192375747384495078413509133 .257.339.360699152148923315----.306

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SO
-Jeff Franklin6201977-8-198A+9112.922424920154.013166508651078 1.277.660.473.806.250.61
-John Violette5211979-1-11AAA10102.9422221210153.013563501039945 1.147.940.592.295.530.41
-Glen Johnson15221978-9-211A+693.732217620140.01477958541815 1.349.450.322.645.210.51
-Randy Brown30221975-7-150AA5103.922020600117.01016551467506 1.447.770.315.153.851.34
-Michael Lowry20201977-23-577AA1053.692120620117.010557485637114 1.448.080.384.855.460.89
-Donald Pearson36211976-13-301AAA5103.681816300110.01186545344907 1.479.650.253.607.360.49
-Tom Thurberg37211976-1-13AAA722.6934000267.0562620040664 1.437.520.005.378.870.61
-Donald Brazzell23-UDFA: 1978A+351.86400001263.0491713017332 1.057.000.002.434.710.52
-Randy Boxeman--UDFA: 1979A+445.9518710062.0815141344203 2.0211.760.446.392.902.20
-Alex Coghen--UDFA: 1978A+144.9412820051.0453628228395 1.437.940.354.946.880.72
-Keith Shermeyer-221976-30-653A+022.4024000045.0392212027278 1.477.800.005.405.401.00
-Garry Corrado--1976-10-161A+012.2513000028.028107010101 1.369.000.003.213.211.00
-Randy Pitts--1978-17-419A+101.29300007.02110830 1.432.570.0010.293.862.67
Totals: (18 players)61733.4313413445789141,11410375584245749369168 1.438.380.323.985.580.71

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike FitzgeraldC8142460106.9800.00 
Richard LaneC382022552.9780.00 
Doug SlettvetC241082040.9700.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Don Troyan1B1149718221107.9800.00 
Doug Slettvet1B3926621732.9760.00 
Charles Warren1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Brian Giles2B801802711364.9720.00 
James Noonan2B3759122826.9580.00 
Ed Cuervo2B224964316.9740.00 
Junior Roman2B11010.5000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jeff Gossett3B109712003224.8940.00 
Ed Cuervo3B28114262.8980.00 
Richard Lane3B325001.0000.00 
James Noonan3B21411.8330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron GardenhireSS691202522157.9470.00 
Ed CuervoSS47581152220.8870.00 
Al PedriqueSS182263612.9340.00 
James NoonanSS791524.9230.00 
Richard LaneSS481132.8640.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
James LauerOF113240640.9840.00 
Charles WarrenOF95149341.9740.00 
David HowardOF69871040.9600.00 
John ElderOF6190531.9690.00 
Greg KorbeOF5284280.9150.00 
Robert RossenOF3651160.8970.00 
Ed CuervoOF310001.0000.00 
Junior RomanOF220001.0000.00 
James NoonanOF10010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Donald BrazzellP406821.8750.00 
Tom ThurbergP344921.8670.00 
Jeff FranklinP24825001.0000.00 
Keith ShermeyerP24311021.0000.00 
Glen JohnsonP2262741.8920.00 
John VioletteP22142621.9520.00 
Michael LowryP21131521.9330.00 
Randy BrownP2081420.9170.00 
Randy BoxemanP185820.8670.00 
Donald PearsonP1871452.8080.00 
Garry CorradoP132310.8330.00 
Alex CoghenP1201011.9090.00 
Randy PittsP302001.0000.00 


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