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1978 Detroit TigersAmerican League (MLB)
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Sheldon Burnside played for the 1978 Detroit Tigers
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTigers
LocationDetroit,Michigan
Record86-76 (5th in American League East)League Rank8thMLB Rank13th
ManagerRalph HoukGeneral ManagerJim Campbell
CoachesGates Brown (Hitting Coach), Fred Gladding (Pitching Coach), Fred Hatfield (Third Base Coach), Jim Hegan (Bullpen Coach), Dick Tracewski (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickKirk Gibson (#12)
Minor League AffiliatesEvansville Triplets (AAA) 78-58 ... Montgomery Rebels (AA) 67-77 ... Lakeland Tigers (A+) 78-60 ... Bristol Tigers (Rk) 35-34 ...
Years Available1901-2017

Team History -- 1978 Statistics -- 1978 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 

1978 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
8Ron LeFloreofR301556661261983031262681665104415711.297.361.405.76627045741.335.108.284.3478.814.01.61.655.522.7    
10Rusty StaubdhL3416264275175301241213176353211524.273.347.435.78227955734.254.162.283.35110.44.80.53.326.831.4    
30Jason Thompson1bL23153589791692532696007496015311.287.364.472.83627854669.303.185.311.37511.114.41.33.922.732.0
1975- 4-  75-DET
 
33Steve KempofL2315958275161184157923978713339.277.379.399.77823237686.302.122.287.35814.112.70.92.238.823.0
1976- 1-   1-DET
 
1Lou Whitaker2bL2113948471138127358776165113809.285.361.357.71817322567.318.072.198.33210.811.51.10.5161.315.9
1975- 5-  99-DET
 
3Alan TrammellssR2013944849120146234314556263012.268.335.339.67415222504.300.071.176.3128.911.11.20.4224.018.3
1976- 2-  26-DET
 
4Aurelio Rodriguez3bR301343854010225274301193735219.265.303.395.69815234414.277.130.177.3154.68.92.01.755.033.3    
12Milt MaycL271053522488901037002726242313.250.305.361.66612719387.245.111.188.3037.06.71.02.635.221.6
1968-11- 237-PIT
 
25Tim CorcoranofL251163243786131127322427564210.265.322.321.64310415363.283.056.133.2966.67.41.10.3324.017.4    
13Lance ParrishcR22852883763113144100117131108.219.254.424.67812228304.240.205.243.3033.623.46.54.620.644.4
1974- 1-  16-DET
 
2Phil Mankowski3bL2588222286180420232228231310.275.344.365.7098112250.298.090.185.3238.811.21.31.655.519.7
1970- 9- 218-DET
 
14John WockenfussofR297118723535072201211411147.283.357.422.7797912211.275.139.246.34910.06.60.73.326.722.6
1967-42- 761-WS2
 
24Mickey StanleyofR3553151154090380191900003.265.306.384.6905812160.287.119.172.3145.611.92.11.950.330.0    
7Steve Dillard2bR2756130212952071261107005.223.257.292.549387143.244.069.108.2524.27.71.80.00.024.1
1972- 2-  40-BOS
 
5Mark WagnerssR2439109102612061031123003.239.272.284.556313117.265.045.083.2572.69.43.70.00.011.5
1972-19- 452-DET
 
34Charlie SpikesofR271028171002002620010.250.344.286.6308132.318.036.107.2906.318.83.00.00.014.3
1969- 1-  11-NYA
 
22Dave StegmanofR24814342013001201101.286.313.643.9569317.250.357.429.4015.911.82.05.914.075.0
1976- 2-  34-ATL
 
Batting Totals: (17 players)1625601714152021834129666903856369531574732145.271.339.392.73121933816299.288.392.230.0008.911.01.22.143.425.1 

1978 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraft
21Jim SlatonR28STMLB17114.123534111200233.223511710727859210181.379.051.043.273.541.084.51.6074.49
1969-15- 357-SE1
39Milt WilcoxR28STMLB13123.762927216200215.1208949022681326081.288.690.922.845.521.943.93.5203.75
1968- 2-  33-CIN
19Dave RozemaR21STMLB9123.142828011200209.120583731741573021.188.810.731.762.451.393.57.4293.71
1975- 4-  71-DET
41Jack BillinghamR35STMLB1583.883030010400201.221895871665596081.419.730.712.902.630.914.24.6524.12  
47Jack MorrisR23S/RMLB354.332872100100106.01075751849484031.479.080.684.164.080.984.84.3754.13
1976- 5-  98-DET
37Kip YoungR23STMLB672.81141317010105.2943433930491021.188.010.772.564.171.632.90.4623.67
1976-23- 529-DET
27Bob SykesL23S/RMLB663.94221012326293.29943411434581011.439.511.353.275.571.714.13.5004.41
1974-19- 440-DET
18John HillerL35R/CLMLB942.345105100461592.1642724635743001.076.240.583.417.212.112.63.6922.96  
31Steve BakerR21S/RMLB244.5515105001063.1663732642396001.719.380.855.975.540.935.26.3334.57
1974-18- 420-NYN
28Jim CrawfordL27RelMLB234.35200200010039.1452419319247021.6410.300.694.355.491.265.49.4003.96
1972-14- 321-HOU
29Steve FoucaultR28RelMLB243.13240240015437.1481813121181111.8611.570.245.064.340.864.34.3333.74
1969-43- 912-WS2
20Mark FidrychR23STMLB202.45330200022.0176615100001.006.950.412.054.092.002.451.0002.95
1974-10- 232-DET
48Ed GlynnL25RelMLB003.0710010006014.211553490001.066.751.842.455.522.253.07.0004.83  
38Dave TobikR25RelMLB003.75505004012.0125513110001.259.000.752.258.253.673.75.0002.59
1975- 1-   2-DET
36Fernando ArroyoR26RelMLB008.3120200104.18441010011.9516.622.080.002.0808.31.0005.82
1970-10- 243-DET
42Sheldon BurnsideL23RelMLB009.0020200104.04440230001.509.000.004.506.751.509.00.0002.59  
32Bruce TaylorR25RelMLB000.0010100101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.0002.59
1972-   UDFA-CIN
Pitching Totals: (17 players)86763.6716216215760121022114551441653594135503684482361.348.910.843.114.231.364.04.531

1978 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PJohn Hiller35MLBp51-921900101.0000.200.11---51100.031.5Fielding by Day
PJim Slaton28MLBp35-2339322643.9531.170.18---35100.021.6Fielding by Day
PJack Billingham35MLBp30-2019301040.9751.300.19---30100.018.5Fielding by Day
PMilt Wilcox28MLBp29-21510361247.9791.590.21---29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PDave Rozema21MLBp28-209172900461.0001.640.22---28100.017.3Fielding by Day
PJack Morris23MLBp28-1065152322.9090.710.19---28100.017.3Fielding by Day
PSteve Foucault28MLBp24-3724208.7500.250.16---24100.014.8Fielding by Day
PBob Sykes23MLBp22-9317109.8890.360.09---22100.013.6Fielding by Day
PJim Crawford27MLBp20-39140251.0000.250.13---20100.012.3Fielding by Day
PSteve Baker21MLBp15-6335109.8890.530.13---15100.09.3Fielding by Day
PKip Young23MLBp14-1054101115.9331.000.13---14100.08.6Fielding by Day
PEd Glynn25MLBp10-14060061.0000.600.43---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PDave Tobik25MLBp5-12010011.0000.200.08---5100.03.1Fielding by Day
PMark Fidrych23MLBp3-224700111.0003.670.50---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PFernando Arroyo26MLBp2-4010011.0000.500.25---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PSheldon Burnside23MLBp2-4000000.000.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PBruce Taylor25MLBp1-1000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CMilt May27MLBc94--40658105474.9794.940.005535510589.558.0Fielding by Day
CLance Parrish22MLBc79--3533955397.9874.960.00302458592.948.8Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BJason Thompson23MLB1b151--150392111531606.99310.560.00---15398.793.2Fielding by Day
1BMickey Stanley35MLBof12--1268081341.00011.170.00---5322.67.4Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BLou Whitaker21MLB2b136--3014581795776.9785.580.00---13997.884.0Fielding by Day
2BSteve Dillard27MLB2b-3b41--88118931215.9585.020.00---5673.225.3Fielding by Day
2BMark Wagner24MLBss4--220041.0001.000.00---3910.32.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BAurelio Rodriguez30MLB3b131--79228420311.9872.340.00---13497.880.9Fielding by Day
3BPhil Mankowski25MLB3b80--42129517176.9722.140.00---8890.949.4Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSAlan Trammell20MLBss139--2394211495674.9794.750.00---139100.085.8Fielding by Day
SSMark Wagner24MLBss35--5579518139.9643.830.00---3989.721.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFSteve Kemp23MLBof157--3251182344.9772.140.00---15998.796.9Fielding by Day
OFRon LeFlore30MLBof155--4409114460.9762.900.00---155100.095.7Fielding by Day
OFTim Corcoran25MLB1b-of109--186634195.9851.760.00---11694.067.3Fielding by Day
OFJohn Wockenfuss29MLBc-1b60--8922093.9781.520.00---7184.537.0Fielding by Day
OFMickey Stanley35MLBof34--4712050.9601.410.00---5364.221.0Fielding by Day
OFCharlie Spikes27MLBof9--911111.9091.110.00---1090.05.6Fielding by Day
OFDave Stegman24MLBof7--11000111.0001.570.00---887.54.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHRusty Staub34MLBof-1b162--000000.000.00---162100.0100.0Fielding by Day
DHSteve Dillard27MLB2b-3b4--000000.000.00---567.12.5Fielding by Day
DHJohn Wockenfuss29MLBc-1b2--000000.000.00---712.81.2Fielding by Day
DHLou Whitaker21MLB2b2--000000.000.00---1391.41.2Fielding by Day
DHTim Corcoran25MLB1b-of1--000000.000.00---1160.90.6Fielding by Day
DHPhil Mankowski25MLB3b1--000000.000.00---881.10.6Fielding by Day

1978 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Gates BrownHitting Coach1939-05-02 39Crestline,Ohio MLB1960-19751963-1975   OF
Jim CampbellGeneral Manager1924-02-05 54- --   EXEC
Fred GladdingPitching Coach1936-06-28 42Flat Rock,Michigan MLB1956-19731961-1973   P
Fred HatfieldThird Base Coach1925-03-18 53Lanett,Alabama MLB1950-19581950-1958   3B-2B
Jim HeganBullpen Coach1920-08-03 57Lynn,Massachusetts MLB1941-19601941-1960   C
Ralph HoukManager1919-08-09 58Lawrence,Kansas MLB1947-19541947-1954   C
Al KalineBroadcaster1934-12-19 43Baltimore,Maryland MLB1953-19741953-1974   OF
Bill SchudlichScout -- --   SCOUT
Dick TracewskiFirst Base Coach1935-02-03 43Eynon,Pennsylvania MLB1962-19691962-1969   SS-2B
John YoungMinor League Instructor1949-02-09 29Los Angeles,California MLB1971-19771971-1971
1969- 1-  16-DET
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