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1978 CINCINNATI REDS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  
Team Record:  92-69   .571
Result:   2nd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Sparky Anderson
General Manager:   Bob Howsam
Stadium:  Riverfront Stadium
Attendance:  2,532,497
Playoffs: Season in progress

Cincinnati Reds affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Pete Rose (37)
Youngest Player:  Mario Soto (21)
Longest Tenure:  Pete Rose (16)
Top Hitter:  George Foster (2)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Seaver (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Nick Esasky (#17)

Roster Continuity:  78.54%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9567.586--
Cincinnati9269.5712.5
SF Giants8973.5496.0
San Diego8478.51911.0
Houston7488.45721.0
Atlanta6993.42626.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
14Pete Roseof-1b637UDFA: 1960MLB159655103198513752139623036278.302.362.42102767294831196.6.306
30Ken Griffeyof22281969-29-680MLB158614901773381063235547001936.288.344.41702566804601026.0.311
15George Fosterof2291968-3-55MLB158604971702674012044701387160618.281.360.54610003306874621197.0.301
13Dave Concepcionss5130UDFA: 1960MLB1535657517033466723105183143414.301.357.4050229624426875.5.342
22Dan Driessen1b5526UDFA: 1969MLB1535246813123316702897579473613.250.345.3970208612424805.1.264
8Joe Morgan2b3234UDFA: 1963MLB1324416810427013751957940230116.236.347.3850170533359755.7.228
5Johnny Benchc74301965-2-36MLB120393521021712373425083110169.260.340.4830190451309685.9.270
20Cesar Geronimoof-30UDFA: 1967MLB1222962867151527834367310815.226.329.334099351246343.8.276
26Junior Kennedy2b-271968-1-10MLB8915722402201141312812104.255.381.293046190123204.4.310
21Mike Lumof-1b-32UDFA: 1963MLB8614615397162300221804014.267.361.452066169112266.3.268
19Ken Hendersonof-321967-42-759MLB6414410246131900233203028.167.278.28504116913091.9.189
7Donald Wernerp-25UDFA: 1997MLB501137172101110143012041.150.242.18602113210130.8.195
9Vic Correllc-321967-9-170MLB5210592570160281703206.238.292.3330351159082.5.276
29Dave Collinsof-251972-1-9MLB1021021322100777151800122.216.311.2250231209261.7.256
41Tom Seaverp72331966-1-19MLB367459100400831001300.122.207.1350109578-2-0.5.209
25Ray Knight3b-1b-251970-10-231MLB836571330140031300004.200.235.292019685631.3.235
23Rick Auerbachss-281969-7-145MLB6355171860251071210201.327.413.5451000306540138.9.390
32Fred Normanp-35UDFA: 1961MLB36503700030031900800.140.189.140076151-1-0.7.226
31Paul Moskaup-241975-3-70MLB2949610301110041000200.204.264.327016554153.0.237
47Tom Humep-251972-1-16MLB43452300030022100801.067.106.067035551-4-2.3.125
42Bill Bonhamp-291968-31-695MLB2343283005004910800.186.271.256011564332.1.235
28Champ Summersof-32UDFA: 1971MLB1335492013217401002.257.381.400014422965.3.267
51Mike LaCossp-221974-3-71MLB17303210010001700600.067.067.100033634-3-2.3.154
58Arturo DeFreitas1b-25UDFA: 1978MLB919141012001400010.211.238.42108211623.8.200
45Manny Sarmientop-22UDFA: 1972MLB6416000000000710100.000.059.000001817-2-3.2.000
40Doug Bairp-28UDFA: 1971MLB7014120001000400100.143.143.143021513-1-1.1.200
34Pedro Borbonp-31UDFA: 1966MLB6211020001000200100.182.182.18202121000.1.222
16Ron Oester2b-221974-9-214MLB68130001000200100.375.375.375039614.6.500
43Dave Tomlinp-291967-29-553MLB575010001000200000.200.200.20001540-0.5.333
56Harry Spilman1b-23UDFA: 1974MLB44110000000100000.250.250.250014301.3.333
37Dale Murrayp-281970-18-411MLB153000000000200200.000.000.0000055--.000
17Mike Grace3b-221974-2-47MLB53000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
44Doug Capillap-261970-25-593MLB72000000000200000.000.000.0000022--.000
36Mario Sotop-21UDFA: 1973MLB52000000000200100.000.000.0000033--.000
Totals: (34 players)16153927101378270321366691375863689926728454112.256.334.3937272120619243227724.8.282

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
41Tom Seaver7331966-1-19MLB16142.8836368100259.221897832689226611.187.560.903.087.830.39.2710.96
32Fred Norman4635UDFA: 1961MLB1193.7036310011177.117386731982111411.448.780.964.165.630.74.2811.04
47Tom Hume70251972-1-16MLB8114.1442233081174.01988980125090611.4310.240.622.594.660.56.3201.36
31Paul Moskau62241975-3-70MLB643.9726252111145.01396564175788171.358.631.063.545.460.65.2770.71
42Bill Bonham-291968-31-695MLB1153.5323231000140.1151595595083821.439.680.583.215.320.60.3111.59
45Manny Sarmiento5222UDFA: 1972MLB974.3863400275127.11096562165472111.287.701.133.825.090.75.2460.60
40Doug Bair2928UDFA: 1971MLB761.97700005628100.187232263891101.257.800.543.418.160.42.2981.23
34Pedro Borbon5931UDFA: 1966MLB824.986200022499.1102565562735221.309.240.542.453.170.77.2900.92
51Mike LaCoss-221974-3-71MLB484.501615210096.0104564854631211.569.750.474.312.911.48.3051.52
43Dave Tomlin-291967-29-553MLB915.785700023462.188544033032111.8912.710.434.334.620.94.3621.47
37Dale Murray42281970-18-411MLB114.13150005232.234201511725301.569.370.284.686.890.68--1.96
36Mario Soto-21UDFA: 1973MLB102.5051001018.0135511313001.446.500.506.506.501.00.2310.78
44Doug Capilla-261970-25-593MLB019.8263000011.01412121119002.2711.450.829.007.361.22.3821.67
50Dan Dumoulin-241972-21-485MLB101.803000105.0711032102.0012.600.005.403.601.50.4121.00
Totals: (34 players)92693.82161161163145461,448143768861513656790836171.398.930.763.525.640.62.300 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny BenchC1076054876.9890.00 
Vic CorrellC521801840.9800.00 
Donald WernerC492142134.9870.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dan Driessen1B151126493692.9960.00 
Johnny Bench1B1175527.9760.00 
Mike Lum1B731210.9710.00 
Arturo DeFreitas1B6403051.0000.00 
Pete Rose1B2150021.0000.00 
Ray Knight1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Morgan2B1242522901149.9800.00 
Junior Kennedy2B7194138527.9790.00 
Rick Auerbach2B103411.8750.00 
Ray Knight2B412001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Pete Rose3B1561172561523.9610.00 
Ray Knight3B6083871.8680.00 
Junior Kennedy3B404011.0000.00 
Rick Auerbach3B321001.0000.00 
Mike Grace3B202001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave ConcepcionSS1522554592372.9690.00 
Rick AuerbachSS26244228.9710.00 
Ron OesterSS639021.0000.00 
Ray KnightSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George FosterOF15731910101.9710.00 
Ken GriffeyOF15429613102.9690.00 
Cesar GeronimoOF115259451.9810.00 
Mike LumOF4369612.9870.00 
Ken HendersonOF38780001.0000.00 
Dave CollinsOF2430113.9690.00 
Champ SummersOF1214010.9330.00 
Pete RoseOF730001.0000.00 
Ray KnightOF321001.0000.00 
Johnny BenchOF20000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug BairP7010011711.9471.62 
Manny SarmientoP631271015011.0001.77 
Pedro BorbonP6299615011.0001.91 
Dave TomlinP576251330.8572.61 
Tom HumeP4217483011.9741.97 
Fred NormanP3617762520.9391.58 
Tom SeaverP36259152862.8781.49 
Paul MoskauP26145513011.0001.12 
Bill BonhamP23140133532.9413.08 
Mike LaCossP1696813001.0001.97 
Dale MurrayP15323830.7863.07 
Doug CapillaP61101001.0000.82 
Mario SotoP51801001.0000.50 
Dan DumoulinP3502001.0003.60 


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