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1978 CHICAGO CUBS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Chicago,IL
Team Record:  79-83   .488
Result:   3rd in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Herman Franks
General Manager:   Bob Kennedy
Stadium:  Wrigley Field
Attendance:  1,525,311
Playoffs: Season in progress

Chicago Cubs affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Woodie Fryman (38)
Youngest Player:  Scot Thompson (22)
Longest Tenure:  Rick Reuschel (7)
Top Hitter:  Ivan DeJesus (17)
Top Pitcher:  Rick Reuschel (20)
Top Draft Pick:  Bill Hayes (#13)

Roster Continuity:  72.91%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Philadelphia9072.556--
Pittsburgh8873.5471.5
Chi Cubs7983.48811.0
Montreal7686.46914.0
St. Louis6993.42621.0
NY Mets6696.40724.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
11Ivan DeJesusss1725UDFA: 1970MLB160619104172247335411274782515212.278.356.3540219712488894.9.313
19Manny Trillo2b7327UDFA: 1968MLB15255253144175455075067233810.261.320.3320183615436623.8.286
7Bobby Murcerof3432UDFA: 1964MLB1464996614022696414580570150612.281.376.4030201585382866.1.298
22Bill Buckner1b-of-281968-2-25MLB11744647144261574751817051516.323.345.4190187470329695.7.324
10Dave Kingmanof-1b35291970-1-1MLB119395651051742879343911168263.266.336.5421000214448305746.5.294
21Greg Grossof81251970-4-79MLB124347349212713931331905376.265.323.3490121390272474.7.272
26Larry Biittnerof-1b-321968-10-212MLB120343328815145001233714168.257.300.3410117374271383.7.273
8Dave Raderc-291967-1-18MLB1163052962133336113426173513.203.281.295090348265262.7.210
16Steve Ontiveros3b-261969-6-136MLB82276346714412202343303154.243.321.333092316221344.2.267
18Gene Clinesof-311966-6-115MLB109229315910201743212811215.258.321.319073254181253.7.292
24,32Rodney Scott2b-ss88241972-11-258MLB782274164510152710434130704.282.403.313071280184344.9.344
27Mike Vailof-261971-4-85MLB741801560624330132400026.333.341.456082185129275.7.364
24,32Jerry Whiteof-251970-14-315MLB5913622376011043231601123.272.373.338046162108204.9.298
6Larry Coxc-30UDFA: 1966MLB5912110345021800121600004.281.346.37204513391164.8.311
9Tim Blackwellc-251970-13-304MLB49103823300700231711414.223.367.25202613289113.4.264
20Mick Kelleherss-3b-301969-3-68MLB689582410064171100405.253.304.2630251068172.2.286
24Hector Cruzof-3b-251998-11-343MLB30768185029003601104.237.266.382029806383.3.235
47Dennis Lampp-251971-3-62MLB377311520030001700301.205.205.233017766210.6.268
48Rick Reuschelp87291970-3-67MLB3573510200410423101010.137.190.16401289740-0.1.196
34Ray Burrisp-271972-17-399MLB41613712020021300701.115.143.19701270620-0.1.146
9Joe Wallisof-261973-6-136MLB285571721160251301000.309.367.436024604085.6.390
41Dave Robertsp-33-MLB37524173027002700302.327.352.500026574096.2.349
31Davey Johnson2b-35UDFA: 1962MLB24495151126005920001.306.393.4900245635107.6.342
39Mike Krukowp-261973-8-184MLB274541150030021300310.244.271.356016513853.3.333
25Scot Thompsonof-1b-221974-1-7MLB19367153002002400100.417.447.5000183922910.5.469
12Rudy Meoliss-3b-271969-4-75MLB47291030102106400000.103.257.17205352621.6.120
17Ed Putmanc-1b-241975-1-3MLB1725250003004600000.200.310.20005292011.9.263
35Woodie Frymanp-38UDFA: 1965MLB1316011001000500310.062.059.125022019-1-1.3.083
49Donnie Moorep-241973-1-3MLB7115241004002600100.267.353.33305181223.8.444
42Bruce Sutterp-251970-21-494MLB6413110000002800400.077.200.077011916-1-1.3.200
40Lynn McGlothenp-281968-3-60MLB4913131000001100001.231.286.30804141112.6.250
30Ken Holtzmanp-321965-4-61MLB2310221000001500100.200.273.3000312911.8.400
23Mike Gordonc-241972-3-63MLB45010000003211000.200.556.200100019417.8.333
43Paul Reuschelp-311968-3-53MLB164000000000100000.000.000.0000044--.000
29Mike Sember3b-251974-2-31MLB93210000001100000.333.500.333014218.0.500
46Dave Geiselp-231973-5-112MLB183000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
45Karl Pagel1b-231976-1-20MLB22000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
38Willie Hernandezp-23UDFA: 1981MLB551100000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (38 players)1625532664146122448726121105856274621618459125.264.331.3616921997625843977184.4.291

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
48Rick Reuschel20291970-3-67MLB14153.4135359100242.2235989216541151311.198.720.592.004.270.47.2761.55
47Dennis Lamp28251971-3-62MLB7153.3037366300223.22219682165673221.248.890.642.252.940.77.2681.65
34Ray Burris72271972-17-399MLB7134.7640324131198.2210112105157994631.459.510.683.584.260.84.2960.94
41Dave Roberts6833-MLB685.2535202161142.11598783175654401.5110.051.073.543.411.04.2951.05
39Mike Krukow-261973-8-184MLB933.9127203130138.01256260115381101.298.150.723.465.280.65.2701.16
49Donnie Moore47241973-1-3MLB974.1171100244103.0117554773150721.4410.220.612.714.370.62.3131.25
42Bruce Sutter33251970-21-494MLB8103.1864000472799.08244351034106811.177.450.913.099.640.32.2801.44
40Lynn McGlothen-281968-3-60MLB533.044910014080.077332773960001.458.660.794.396.750.65.3021.11
38Willie Hernandez-23UDFA: 1981MLB823.775400021359.257262563538301.548.600.915.285.730.92.2951.02
35Woodie Fryman5438UDFA: 1965MLB245.17139000055.264373263728321.8110.350.975.984.531.32.3351.01
30Ken Holtzman-321965-4-61MLB036.11236009253.0614036103536301.8110.361.705.946.110.97.3051.13
43Paul Reuschel-311968-3-53MLB205.14160006028.029161641313101.509.321.294.184.181.00--1.00
46Dave Geisel-231973-5-112MLB104.24181004023.127121101115101.6310.410.004.245.790.73.3290.95
37Manny Seoane-231973-6-122MLB105.407100108.11165065112.0411.880.006.485.401.20.3440.81
Totals: (38 players)79834.06162162247138381,45514757246567253976853121.399.120.773.334.750.70.304 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave RaderC11441251117.9770.00 
Larry CoxC581782673.9670.00 
Tim BlackwellC492132033.9870.00 
Mike GordonC4140001.0000.00 
Ed PutmanC20000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill Buckner1B105107583685.9950.00 
Larry Biittner1B6255452853.9870.00 
Dave Kingman1B656224.9670.00 
Ed Putman1B39010.9000.00 
Scot Thompson1B281011.0000.00 
Steve Ontiveros1B170001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Manny Trillo2B1493545051999.9780.00 
Mick Kelleher2B173348061.0000.00 
Rudy Meoli2B64510.9000.00 
Rodney Scott2B6161011.9630.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Steve Ontiveros3B7757194916.9650.00 
Rodney Scott3B59431011115.9290.00 
Mick Kelleher3B371141031.0000.00 
Davey Johnson3B1242251.8390.00 
Ed Putman3B861311.9500.00 
Hector Cruz3B7214001.0000.00 
Mike Sember3B70210.6670.00 
Rudy Meoli3B529001.0000.00 
Mike Vail3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ivan DeJesusSS1602325582796.9670.00 
Mick KelleherSS10811011.0000.00 
Rodney ScottSS64711.9170.00 
Mike SemberSS111011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bobby MurcerOF138225850.9790.00 
Greg GrossOF111182641.9790.00 
Dave KingmanOF100170842.9780.00 
Gene ClinesOF6684620.9780.00 
Jerry WhiteOF54102421.9810.00 
Mike VailOF4550110.9810.00 
Larry BiittnerOF2947110.9800.00 
Joe WallisOF25361001.0000.00 
Hector CruzOF14300001.0000.00 
Rodney ScottOF1014110.9370.00 
Scot ThompsonOF560001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Donnie MooreP71103101620.9292.27 
Bruce SutterP6499129001.0001.91 
Willie HernandezP5459212001.0002.13 
Lynn McGlothenP49801511.8570.68 
Ray BurrisP40198233842.9382.77 
Dennis LampP37223185111.9862.78 
Rick ReuschelP35242244421.9712.53 
Dave RobertsP35142829021.0002.34 
Mike KrukowP27138919011.0001.83 
Ken HoltzmanP235335011.0001.36 
Dave GeiselP182312001.0001.17 
Paul ReuschelP162814011.0001.61 
Woodie FrymanP1355513021.0002.93 
Manny SeoaneP780000.0000.00 


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