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1979 JACKSONVILLE SUNS

|    Level:  AA  

Location:  Jacksonville,FL
Team Record:  69-72   .489
Result:   3rd in Southern League - Eastern Division
Affiliate:  Kansas City Royals
Manager(s):  Joe Jones
Stadium:  Sam W. Wolfson Baseball Park
Attendance:  114,546
Playoffs: Season in progress

Kansas City Royals affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Eschen (29)
Youngest Player:  Mike Jones (19)
Top Hitter:  Danny Garcia (15)
Top Pitcher:  Craig Chamberlain (2)
Southern League Standings
EasternWLPctGB
Columbus8459.587--
Charlotte7369.51410.5
Jacksonville6972.48914.0
Orlando6081.42623.0
Savannah6083.42024.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
-Phil Westendorf1b26-1977-5-125AA141472721272439633068100467 .269.361.3900184557358--.319
-Frank McCannif33251976-2-35AAA1274605012825310841654080386 .278.336.4110189517351--.314
-LaMart Harrisof34231976-1-4AA12444571117130328681452812121 .263.342.3120139512355--.315
-Danny Garciaof-1b15251975-11-249MLB1364407012719304136810052392 .289.422.3450152554332--.326
-Dennis Webbof18-1977-17-437AA12643865132710193077636372 .301.407.3220141526322--.327
-Kelly Heath2b44211977-7-177MLB12942267115263761895852165 .273.358.3980168492327--.293
-Jim Eschenif66291971-26-594AAA115372581081428711046927115 .290.398.4030150448274--.292
-William Yarbroughif-221976-3-55AA11135247821338421023143162 .233.295.3550125392280--.244
-David Hoggc-221978-5-129AAA1093344084121949305859264 .251.362.3740125404260--.278
-Darrell Parkerof-231973-35-696AAA792824290222856522331134 .319.368.4960140313201--.332
-Moe Hill1b-of--UDFA: 1978AA45182193330820001539101 .181.246.330060199150--.184
-Duane Gustavsonc-241976-10-223AAA5212873040111022323121 .234.353.289037155103--.276
-Mike Ondinaof-251972-1-12AAA3510192230214111427011 .218.310.30703111782--.274
-Ron Johnson1b-231978-24-595MLB1761815602102169101 .246.319.4430276948--.255
-Claude Westmorelandof-261974-1-22AAA130000000002000 .000.000.0000033--.000
-Craig Chamberlainp-221978-1-2MLB2220000000001000 .000.000.0000022--.000
-Michael Morleyp-201977-2-47AAA1620000000000000 .000.000.0000022--.000
-Jeff Twittyp-211979-25-638MLB1410000000000000 .000.000.0000011--.000
-Robert Gangerp-241978-12-311AA1810000000000000 .000.000.0000011--.000
-Bill Laskeyp-211978-2-27MLB1510000000000000 .000.000.0000011--.000
-Jeff Cornellp-221978-8-207MLB5001000000000000 .000.000.0000000--.000
Totals: (21 players)141449962612101912175569192556336622406742 .269.359.371730166852653453----.298

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SO
-Mike Jones819UDFA: 1987MLB9134.102626820167.014292761310011616 1.457.650.705.396.250.86
-Craig Chamberlain2221978-1-2MLB1292.5922221130160.0142574610451177 1.177.990.562.536.580.38
-Rich Dubee15211976-3-66AAA8134.842828320158.0187105851064888 1.5910.650.573.655.010.73
-Michael Morley63201977-2-47AAA842.891616700109.09643351140632 1.257.930.913.305.200.63
-Bill Laskey73211978-2-27MLB433.53151531097.0784438646534 1.287.240.564.274.920.87
-Jeff Cornell24221978-8-207MLB6103.4549110986.0624133452768 1.336.490.425.447.950.68
-Ben Grzybek-211976-1-18AA076.07171420083.0916256762314 1.849.870.766.723.362.00
-Jeff Hanslovan-211978-5-113AA324.3210911050.0422424632253 1.487.561.085.764.501.28
-Steve Hamrick-271974-15-341AAA124.9820300147.0593226526233 1.8111.300.964.984.401.13
-Erik Hendricks-231978-9-233AA314.0213500047.0362721351466 1.856.890.579.778.811.11
-Jeff Schattinger-231979-1-21MLB823.1322000346.0421916026172 1.488.220.005.093.331.53
-John Skinner-211979-2-47AA123.724411029.0191412111162 1.035.900.313.414.970.69
-Robert Ganger64241978-12-311AA022.2518000428.02087311130 1.116.430.963.544.180.85
-Jeff Twitty-211979-25-638MLB203.2414000325.02311924211 1.088.280.721.447.560.19
-Mickey Reichenbach-261977-14-359AA006.1410000022.036211511163 2.1414.730.414.502.451.83
-Renie Martin-231977-19-486MLB311.008000318.0103204140 0.785.000.002.007.000.29
-William Casbolt-24UDFA: 1978AA112.708000010.0146311261 2.6012.600.9010.805.402.00
-William Yarbrough-221976-3-55AA000.00100001.00000300 3.000.000.0027.000.00--
Totals: (21 players)69723.831411413710104231,18310996095047560073170 1.568.360.634.565.560.82

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
David HoggC104650691710.9770.00 
Duane GustavsonC442171880.9670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Phil Westendorf1B1411119961898.9850.00 
Danny Garcia1B4270021.0000.00 
Ron Johnson1B270001.0000.00 
Mike Ondina1B140011.0000.00 
Claude Westmoreland1B150001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dennis Webb2B1212572611856.9660.00 
Jim Eschen2B265763311.9760.00 
Kelly Heath2B112011.0000.00 
Phil Westendorf2B123011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Frank McCann3B1261282272130.9440.00 
Jim Eschen3B191832051.0000.00 
William Yarbrough3B346001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Kelly HeathSS1261663463157.9430.00 
Jim EschenSS22275754.9440.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny GarciaOF1342291382.9680.00 
LaMart HarrisOF1242721593.9700.00 
William YarbroughOF103203553.9770.00 
Darrell ParkerOF48812001.0000.00 
Mike OndinaOF3168120.9720.00 
Jim EschenOF540001.0000.00 
Duane GustavsonOF221011.0000.00 
Ron JohnsonOF140001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jeff CornellP493930.8000.00 
Rich DubeeP2882612.9710.00 
Mike JonesP261214001.0000.00 
Craig ChamberlainP22112121.9410.00 
Jeff SchattingerP2231020.8670.00 
Steve HamrickP2038011.0000.00 
Robert GangerP180510.8330.00 
Ben GrzybekP1791012.9500.00 
Michael MorleyP16517011.0000.00 
Bill LaskeyP1581912.9640.00 
Jeff TwittyP1406001.0000.00 
Erik HendricksP135612.9170.00 
Jeff HanslovanP1015011.0000.00 
Mickey ReichenbachP1033011.0000.00 
William CasboltP803001.0000.00 
Renie MartinP847001.0000.00 
John SkinnerP41210.7500.00 


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