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1978 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

+ American League
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W-L Record: 90-71 .559
Rank: 4th in American League East
Run Differential: 659-633 + 26
Roster Continuity 74.95% 9/26
Manager(s): Earl Weaver
General Manager: Hank Peters
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 1,051,724 19/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Robert Boyce (#22) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Ellie Hendricks
First Base Coach: Jim Frey
Hitting Coach: Frank Robinson
Pitching Coach: Ray Miller
Third Base Coach: Cal Ripken

#1 Draft Picks

Mike Anderson (#6), Gary Roenicke (#8), Don Stanhouse (#9), Scott McGregor (#14), Dave Ford (#23), Rich Dauer (#24)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10063.613--
9964.6071.0
9369.5746.5
9071.5599.0
8676.53113.5
6990.43429.0
59102.36640.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
33Eddie Murray1B22   61085174
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27
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95657097171815.285.356.480836.195.311.2981.3922.6293690
14Lee MayDH35   55656137
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25
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805231110150218.246.286.414700.167.228.2653.5522.2230590
11Doug DeCinces3B27   51172146
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28
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80774681220212.286.346.526872.241.331.2921.7618.3269561
29Ken SingletonOF31   50267147
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81009894254214.293.409.462871.169.365.3260.9625.1232608
6Larry HarlowOF26   46067112
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8
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261411557213329.243.324.354678.111.237.2721.3157.5163521
25Rich Dauer2B-3B25   45957121
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06
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46042622003316.264.301.353654.089.137.2650.8576.5162491
24Rick DempseyC28   44141114
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32734854023611.259.327.356683.098.215.2791.1373.5157498
7Mark BelangerSS34   3483974
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001666405561774.213.299.250549.037.152.2471.38--87408
18Pat KellyOF33   2743875
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11
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40108345821419.274.357.445802.172.303.3111.7124.9122315
2Billy Smith2B24   2502965
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5
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3030274013412.260.333.384717.124.244.2911.4850.096283
27Andres MoraOF23   2292149
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1401134711215.214.258.354612.140.192.2343.6228.681246
9Carlos LopezOF29   1932146
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205793411024.238.273.332605.093.130.2683.7848.364205
3Kiko GarciaSS24   1861749
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0137174300425.263.287.339626.075.145.3386.14--63199
1Al BumbryOF31   1142127
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653171520104.237.346.368714.132.298.2580.8857.042134
10Terry CrowleyDH31   95924
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00120081210014.253.314.274588.021.105.2861.50--26105
8Dave SkaggsC27   86613
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020191401301.151.232.186418.035.128.1811.56--1698
35Gary RoenickeOF23   58515
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15018310123.259.348.466814.207.328.2220.3819.32770
39Mike AndersonOF27   3223
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030031000100.094.171.156327.063.156.1363.33--536
44Ellie HendricksC37   1846
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1003302000.333.429.556985.222.389.3571.0018.01021
36Mike DimmelOF23   0200000010000000-----------00
Batting Totals18525422659139724819154612756155286422344142136.258.324.396720.138.242.2801.5735.221456057
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
22Jim Palmer32   21122.46383819600296.0246948119971385111.167.480.582.954.201.42
46Mike Flanagan26   19154.04404017200281.127112812622871678131.278.680.702.795.351.92
30Dennis Martinez23   16113.52403815200276.125712110820931428031.278.380.653.034.631.53
16Scott McGregor24   15133.32353213421233.021798861947943311.138.380.731.823.632.00
26,48Don Stanhouse27   692.8856000472474.2602824052423001.497.200.006.245.040.81
32Joe Kerrigan24   314.752620016371.27544381036414021.549.381.254.505.131.14
23Tippy Martinez28   334.834200016569.0774137440576111.7010.040.525.227.431.43
34Nelson Briles34   444.67168104054.1583128621302021.469.671.003.505.001.43
49Tim Stoddard25   016.0080003018.022171238142021.6711.001.504.007.001.75
37John Flinn23   117.88130005015.224181431380002.3113.501.697.314.500.62
59Dave Ford21   100.0021001015.010000250000.806.000.001.203.002.50
53Sammy Stewart23   113.2722000011.1105403111001.188.180.002.459.003.67
52Earl Stephenson30   002.702000209.210330541001.509.000.004.503.600.80
44Ellie Hendricks37   000.001000002.11000100001.004.500.004.500.000.00
6Larry Harlow26   0045.001000000.22551411006.0018.009.0036.009.000.25
Batting Totals90713.563221616514963314291340633566107509754446151.298.440.673.214.751.48
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Rick DempseyC135636791114.9850.00
Dave SkaggsC351491722.9880.00
Ellie HendricksC619210.9550.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Eddie Murray1B15715041065143.9970.00
Lee May1B434213.9730.00
Terry Crowley1B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Rich Dauer2B87193239160.9980.00
Billy Smith2B83146208543.9860.00
Doug DeCinces2B122728411.9320.00
Kiko Garcia2B31210.7500.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Doug DeCinces3B1301112801027.9750.00
Rich Dauer3B52298269.9490.00
Eddie Murray3B33611.9000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Mark BelangerSS134184409976.9850.00
Kiko GarciaSS74861731535.9450.00
Billy SmithSS212001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Ken SingletonOF140244160.9760.00
Larry HarlowOF138313772.9790.00
Carlos LopezOF114151722.9870.00
Pat KellyOF80123341.9690.00
Andres MoraOF69129430.9780.00
Mike AndersonOF4725010.9620.00
Al BumbryOF2862210.9850.00
Gary RoenickeOF20221001.0000.00
Mike DimmelOF72010.6670.00
Terry CrowleyOF211001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Don StanhouseP567461122.8952.06
Tippy MartinezP4269813011.0002.74
Mike FlanaganP4028163821.9571.41
Dennis MartinezP40276275116.9872.54
Jim PalmerP38296274325.9722.13
Scott McGregorP35233113825.9611.89
Joe KerriganP267111913.9522.53
Nelson BrilesP16542410.8571.00
John FlinnP13151310.8002.37
Tim StoddardP81803001.0001.50
Dave FordP21521001.0001.80
Earl StephensonP290000.0000.00
Sammy StewartP2111210.7502.43
Larry HarlowP100000.0000.00
Ellie HendricksP120000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Lee MayDH140.0000.00
Terry CrowleyDH17.0000.00
Ken SingletonDH5.0000.00
Pat KellyDH2.0000.00
Rich DauerDH1.0000.00
Ellie HendricksDH1.0000.00
Carlos LopezDH1.0000.00
Andres MoraDH1.0000.00
Eddie MurrayDH1.0000.00


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