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1978 Los Angeles DodgersNational League (MLB)
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Joe Ferguson played for the 1978 Los Angeles Dodgers
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameDodgers
LocationLos Angeles,California
Record95-67 (1st in National League West)League Rank1stMLB Rank3rd
ManagerTom LasordaGeneral ManagerAl Campanis
CoachesRed Adams (Pitching Coach), Monty Basgall (First Base Coach), Mark Cresse (Bullpen Coach), Jim Gilliam (Hitting Coach), Preston Gomez (Third Base Coach), Jim Lefebvre (Hitting Coach), Jim Lefebvre (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsLost World Series (Yankees)
#1 Draft PickClay Smith (#47)
Attendance3,347,845
Minor League AffiliatesAlbuquerque Dukes (AAA) 78-62 ... San Antonio Dodgers (AA) 79-57 ... Lodi Dodgers (A+) 85-55 ... Clinton Dodgers (A) 53-83 ... Lethbridge Dodgers (Rk) 33-35 ...
Years Available1890-2018

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

 
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1978 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
6Steve Garvey1bR2916263989202369211131054070118917.316.353.499.85231966689.326.183.254.3755.810.21.83.130.432.7
1968- 1-  13-LAN
 
18Bill RussellssR291556257217932434610630342123817.286.320.365.68522839672.298.079.133.3074.55.11.10.5208.321.8
1966- 9- 179-LAN
 
15Dave Lopes2bR33151587931632541758454717006139.278.355.421.77624746665.291.143.334.35310.710.51.02.634.528.2
1968- 2-  26-LAN
 
10Ron Cey3bR30159555841503202384259696727913.270.380.452.83225155667.287.182.350.37414.414.41.03.524.136.7
1968- 3-  53-LAN
 
12Dusty BakerofR291495226213724111661234766343210.262.325.375.70019636579.281.113.220.3208.111.41.41.947.526.3
1967-26- 504-ATL
 
8Reggie SmithofB331284478213227229931257090101385.295.382.559.94125058531.302.264.436.40913.217.01.35.515.443.9
1963-   UDFA-MIN
 
16Rick MondayofL32119342548714119572449100132114.254.348.468.81616034397.302.214.351.35912.325.22.04.818.039.1
1965- 1-   1-KC1
 
4Billy NorthofB301103045471100010278654825124.234.371.266.6378110377.276.032.309.31017.212.70.70.00.014.1
1969-12- 280-CHN
 
34Lee Lacyof-2bR301032452964164134074273011244.261.335.518.85312733276.250.257.380.3749.810.91.14.718.951.6
1969- 2-  29-LAN
 
7Steve YeagercR2994228194470423003641002113.193.301.276.5776311266.216.083.241.25813.515.41.11.557.025.0
1967- 4-  80-LAN
 
13Joe FergusoncR3167198204711072812344111159.237.350.399.7497918235.265.162.328.33814.517.51.23.028.338.3
1968- 8- 161-LAN
 
33Vic DavalilloofL417577152411111213700101.312.333.390.72330381.329.078.130.3273.78.62.31.277.012.5
1958-   UDFA-CIN
 
5Johnny OatescL3240755231006015300010.307.350.320.67024180.319.013.067.3076.33.80.60.00.04.4
1967- 1-  10-BAL
 
20Don SuttonpR33347216000300422014000.083.132.083.2156090.120.000.056.1094.424.45.50.00.00.0
1964-   UDFA-LAN
 
9Jerry GrotecR35417051950090010501210.271.354.343.69724583.284.072.214.31712.16.00.50.00.026.3
1962-   UDFA-HOU
 
46Burt HootonpR283267410100200715018002.149.230.164.39411192.192.015.119.1967.616.32.10.00.010.0
1971- 1-   2-CHN
 
25Tommy JohnpR35336628200600313012001.121.159.152.31110281.151.031.076.1483.716.14.30.00.025.0
1961-   UDFA-CLE
 
31Doug RaupL29306339100500213013001.143.169.159.32810178.180.016.048.1542.616.76.50.00.011.1
1970- 1-   7-LAN
 
23Ted Martinezss-3bR305455131410153241411010.255.317.327.64418261.325.072.164.2936.623.03.51.655.014.3
1966-   UDFA-NYN
 
36Rick RhodenpR2530525710040031406101.135.179.154.3338162.179.019.077.1594.822.64.70.00.014.3
1971- 1-  20-LAN
 
11Manny MotaofR4037332101006003401010.303.361.333.69411137.345.030.121.3138.110.81.30.00.010.0
1957-   UDFA-NY1
 
35Bob WelchpR212329351001000706000.172.172.207.3796135.227.035.034.1710.020.00.00.00.020.0
1977- 1-  20-LAN
 
3Glenn BurkeofR251619240002100400000.211.211.211.4224019.267.000.053.1920.021.10.00.00.00.0
1972-17- 401-LAN
 
3Rudy LawofL211112230001311200000.250.308.250.5583013.300.000.250.2657.715.42.00.00.00.0
1975-   UDFA-LAN
 
49Charlie HoughpR305512141002000200000.333.333.417.7505112.400.084.083.3370.016.70.00.00.025.0
1966- 8- 159-LAN
 
57Pedro Guerrero1bR2258350101000000000.625.625.8751.500718.625.250.250.6650.00.00.00.00.020.0
1973-   UDFA-LAN
 
51Terry ForsterpL26478141002000001000.500.500.6251.125519.500.125.125.5060.00.00.00.00.025.0
1970- 2-  30-CHA
 
41Bobby CastillopR23187000000000000000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0
1974- 6- 113-KCA
 
17Joe SimpsonofL26105120001000200000.400.400.400.800205.667.000.000.3650.040.00.00.00.00.0
1973- 3-  66-LAN
 
38Lance RautzhanpR25434000000000102000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.016.70.00.00.00.0
1970- 3-  57-LAN
 
52Myron WhiteofL2074120001010101000.500.500.5001.000205.667.000-.250.4560.020.00.00.00.00.0
1975- 2-  48-LAN
 
40Brad GuldencL2234000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1975-17- 408-LAN
 
3Enzo HernandezssR2943000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.033.30.00.00.00.0
1967-   UDFA-HOU
 
Batting Totals: (33 players)162543772714352512714968613752610818201114776101.264.338.402.74021874276225.285.402.266.0009.813.11.32.436.529.8 

1978 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
20Don SuttonR33STMLB15113.553434012200238.12281099429541546051.188.611.102.045.822.854.12.5773.62
1964-   UDFA-LAN
 
46Burt HootonR28STMLB19102.713232010300236.0196747117611043001.097.470.652.333.971.702.82.6553.42
1971- 1-   2-CHN
 
25Tommy JohnL35STMLB17103.30333037031213.0230957811531246151.339.720.462.245.242.344.01.6302.91
1961-   UDFA-CLE
 
31Doug RauL29STMLB1593.26303007200199.021982721768950121.449.900.773.084.301.403.71.6253.80
1970- 1-   7-LAN
 
36Rick RhodenR25S/RMLB1083.66302376340164.216077671351797031.298.740.712.794.321.554.21.5563.64
1971- 1-  20-LAN
 
35Bob WelchR21S/RMLB742.022313104363111.1922825626662211.067.440.492.105.342.542.26.6362.83
1977- 1-  20-LAN
 
49Charlie HoughR30RelMLB553.28550550031793.1693834648666051.266.650.584.636.361.383.66.5003.71
1966- 8- 159-LAN
 
51Terry ForsterL26R/CLMLB541.934704700402265.1561914223462101.217.710.283.176.342.002.62.5562.63
1970- 2-  30-CHA
 
38Lance RautzhanL25RelMLB212.93430430018461.1612220119251011.318.950.152.793.671.323.23.6672.96
1970- 3-  57-LAN
 
41Bobby CastilloR23RelMLB043.9718018007134.0281915233300101.797.410.538.747.940.915.03.0004.50
1974- 6- 113-KCA
 
29Mike GarmanR28RelMLB014.4110010006016.115883350201.128.271.651.652.761.674.41.0004.91
1967- 1-   3-BOS
 
29Gerry HannahsL25RelMLB009.0010100002.03220052001.5013.500.000.0022.5009.00.000-2.42
1974-   UDFA-MON
 
48Dave StewartR21RelMLB000.0010100102.01000010000.504.500.000.004.5000.00.0001.59
1975-16- 384-LAN
 
21Dennis LewallynR24RelMLB000.0010100002.02000000001.009.000.000.000.0000.00.0002.59
1972- 1-   8-LAN
 
43Rick SutcliffeR22RelMLB000.0020200001.22000100012.5010.800.005.400.000.000.00.0006.18
1974- 1-  21-LAN
 
Pitching Totals: (15 players)95673.1316216219846131163814391362573500107440800358231.258.520.672.755.001.823.58.586  

1978 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PCharlie Hough30MLBp55-9351102161.0000.290.17---55100.034.0Fielding by Day
PTerry Forster26MLBp47-652102014.8570.260.18---47100.029.0Fielding by Day
PLance Rautzhan25MLBp43-619151125.9600.560.39---43100.026.5Fielding by Day
PDon Sutton33MLBp34-238132302361.0001.060.15---34100.021.0Fielding by Day
PTommy John35MLBp33-2138453156.9461.610.25---33100.020.4Fielding by Day
PBurt Hooton28MLBp32-23612331446.9781.410.19---32100.019.8Fielding by Day
PRick Rhoden25MLBp30-16452300281.0000.930.17---30100.018.5Fielding by Day
PDoug Rau29MLBp30-1993241228.9640.900.14---30100.018.5Fielding by Day
PBob Welch21MLBp23-1116121019.9470.780.16---23100.014.2Fielding by Day
PBobby Castillo23MLBp18-3416108.8750.390.21---18100.011.1Fielding by Day
PMike Garman28MLBp10-16110021.0000.200.13---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
PRick Sutcliffe22MLBp2-1010111.0000.501.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PDave Stewart21MLBp1-2000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PGerry Hannahs25MLBp1-2000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PDennis Lewallyn24MLBp1-2000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CSteve Yeager29MLBc91--3735553433.9884.700.00403529496.856.2Fielding by Day
CJoe Ferguson31MLBc-of62--2842352312.9844.950.00331346792.538.3Fielding by Day
CJerry Grote35MLBc32--1231220137.9854.220.0019244178.019.8Fielding by Day
CJohnny Oates32MLBc24--77104191.9563.630.00136-4060.014.8Fielding by Day
CBrad Gulden22MLBc3--810191.0003.000.00---3100.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BSteve Garvey29MLB1b161--15467491211629.99410.060.00---16299.499.4Fielding by Day
1BPedro Guerrero22MLBof-3b4--25100261.0006.500.00---580.02.5Fielding by Day
1BRick Monday32MLBof1--800181.0008.000.00---1190.80.6Fielding by Day
1BVic Davalillo41MLBof1--410151.0005.000.00---751.30.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BDave Lopes33MLB2b147--3374242088781.9745.180.00---15197.490.7Fielding by Day
2BLee Lacy30MLBof-2b24--46456597.9383.790.00---10323.314.8Fielding by Day
2BTed Martinez30MLBss-2b10--121003221.0002.200.00---5418.56.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BRon Cey30MLB3b158--1163361626468.9662.860.00---15999.497.5Fielding by Day
3BTed Martinez30MLBss-2b16--61000161.0001.000.00---5429.69.9Fielding by Day
3BLee Lacy30MLBof-2b9--2171120.9502.110.00---1038.75.6Fielding by Day
3BJerry Grote35MLBc7--291012.9171.570.00---4117.14.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSBill Russell29MLBss155--2455333191809.9625.020.00---155100.095.7Fielding by Day
SSTed Martinez30MLBss-2b17--21315457.9123.060.00---5431.510.5Fielding by Day
SSEnzo Hernandez29MLBss2--000000.000.00---450.01.2Fielding by Day
SSLee Lacy30MLBof-2b1--000000.000.00---1031.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFDusty Baker29MLBof145--2501341267.9851.810.00---14997.389.5Fielding by Day
OFReggie Smith33MLBof126--2208124240.9501.810.00---12898.477.8Fielding by Day
OFBilly North30MLBof103--232261240.9752.270.00---11093.663.6Fielding by Day
OFRick Monday32MLBof103--209310213.9952.060.00---11986.663.6Fielding by Day
OFLee Lacy30MLBof-2b44--6622170.9711.550.00---10342.727.2Fielding by Day
OFVic Davalillo41MLBof25--17000171.0000.680.00---7533.315.4Fielding by Day
OFGlenn Burke25MLBof15--10000101.0000.670.00---1693.89.3Fielding by Day
OFJoe Simpson26MLBof10--800081.0000.800.00---10100.06.2Fielding by Day
OFRudy Law21MLBof6--300031.0000.500.00---1154.53.7Fielding by Day
OFMyron White20MLBof4--200021.0000.500.00---757.12.5Fielding by Day
OFJoe Ferguson31MLBc-of3--100011.0000.330.00---674.51.9Fielding by Day
OFDave Lopes33MLB2b2--300031.0001.500.00---1511.31.2Fielding by Day

1978 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Red AdamsPitching Coach1921-10-07 56Parlier,California MLB1946-19461946-1946   P
Monty BasgallFirst Base Coach1922-02-08 56Pfeifer,Kansas MLB1948-19511948-1951   2B
Al CampanisGeneral Manager1916-11-02 61Kos,Greece MLB1943-19431943-1943   2B
Fred ClaireVP, Public Relations1935-10-05 42Jamestown,Ohio --  
Mark CresseBullpen Coach1951-09-21 26St. Albans,New York --
1971- 3-  49-SLN
C
Jim GilliamHitting Coach1928-10-17 49Nashville,Tennessee MLB1953-19661953-1966   2B-3B
Preston GomezThird Base Coach1923-04-20 55Preston,Cuba MLB1944-19441944-1944   SS-2B
Gail HenleyScout1928-10-15 49Wichita,Kansas MLB1954-19541954-1954   OF
Dale JonesScout1918-12-17 59Marquette,Nebraska MLB1941-19411941-1941   P
Marty KeoughScout1935-04-14 43Oakland,California MLB1956-19661956-1966   OF-1B
Ronnie KingScout1928-04-16 50Sacramento,California --   SCOUT
Tom LasordaManager1927-09-22 50Norristown,Pennsylvania MLB1954-19561954-1956   P
Jim LefebvreHitting Coach1942-01-07 36Inglewood,California MLB1962-19761965-1972
1962-   UDFA-LAN
2B-3B
Jim LefebvreFirst Base Coach1942-01-07 36Inglewood,California MLB1962-19761965-1972
1962-   UDFA-LAN
2B-3B
Dale McReynoldsScout -- --   SCOUT
Glen Van ProyenScout1932-- 46Chicago,Illinois --   SCOUT