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1978 Lynchburg Mets (A+)

+ Carolina League
Parent Organization: New York Mets
Nickname:
W-L Record: 73-64 .533
Rank: 2nd in Carolina League
Run Differential: 616-521 + 95
Manager(s): Jack Aker
Location: Lynchburg, Virginia
Ballpark: Lynchburg City Stadium
Attendance: 56,905 1/6
Playoffs: League Champions
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

#1 Draft Picks

Billy Simpson (#12), Tom Thurberg (#13), Wally Backman (#16)
Carolina League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9049.647--
7263.53316.0
7364.53316.0
5875.43629.0
5777.42530.5
5577.41731.5
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosHi LvlAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
-Wally BackmanSSMLB181324948614919933842177499562 .302.391.395786.093.294.3711.34164.7195576
-Sergio BeltreOFAAA191224245310698448131532887103 .250.301.337638.087.158.3042.75106.0143469
-Greg Charleston3BA+-1043202962100124352569442 .194.251.234485.041.112.2422.76320.075351
-Jody DavisCMLB211204085710724216947467944513 .262.357.449806.186.358.2931.4025.5183493
-Curtis Fisher1BA+-12338951101162973418970358 .260.391.380771.121.357.2890.7943.2148491
-Jeff Gossett3BA+-10211510040039020 .238.333.286619.048.190.4173.00--626
-David Lozano3BAAA23872886061611243797655183 .212.373.250623.038.399.2550.72288.072375
-Ron MacDonald2BAAA21133486631583047681176051263 .325.397.447844.121.253.3500.8569.4217555
-Francisco Perez3BAA2052165133490211221744202 .206.277.297574.091.194.2642.5982.549184
-Robert RossenOFA+21108299316454334973670170 .214.299.288587.074.201.2701.9499.786342
-Terry Senn1B-3BAA2922541710030088002 .130.234.148382.019.167.1461.00--864
-Billy SimpsonOFA+2050146152710012331447212 .185.253.192445.007.103.2673.36--28163
-Tonus ThomasOFA+225614118253019421445631 .177.250.220470.043.156.2503.21141.031159
-Tom ThurbergPAAA203022000000001000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
-Steve TillC-1BAAA-1858710001512817000 .172.273.224497.052.172.2252.1258.01366
-Don Troyan1BA+-5316519344109612752310 .206.318.242560.036.230.3011.93--40193
-Charles WarrenOFA+-1284487212617754121871651222 .281.378.384762.103.290.3180.9289.6172523
-Ward WilsonCA+2379211234770332421433243 .223.268.299567.076.152.2472.3670.363232
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerHi LvlWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
-Jim BurtonMLB652.93151131092753630748857 01.347.340.684.708.321.77.262
-Tom ThurbergAAA212.63254003655433191395414 01.437.480.145.407.481.38.272
-Glen JohnsonA+013.373300016227605100 01.6912.370.002.815.622.00.361
-Duane HowardA+334.40101000045302422144307 01.646.000.208.806.000.68.215
-Robert GroteAA263.32121030065593224327390 01.328.170.423.745.401.44.263
-Garry CorradoA+353.77267101981015241542417 01.469.280.463.863.770.98.274
-Russell ClarkAAA530.9531000146634117022404 00.854.640.003.005.451.82.176
-Paul CacciatoreAA1053.16232393014812869525889014 01.467.780.305.355.471.02.257
-Randy BrownAA984.18252300011211468526826010 01.759.160.486.594.820.73.281
-Dave Von OhlenMLB672.8734000172622823322541 01.177.750.372.756.752.45.266
-Alfredo MartinezMLB1174.23242493015114380716651116 01.388.520.363.876.621.71.285
-Greg HarrisMLB892.162121102015411452371741029 01.226.660.064.325.961.38.238
-Peter HamnerAA842.3540100888622923424504 00.986.340.412.455.112.08.212


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