Season Links:

1979 MODESTO A'S

|    Level:  A+  

Location:  Modesto,CA
Team Record:  66-74   .471
Result:   4th in California League - Northern Division
Affiliate:  Oakland Athletics
Manager(s):  Gaylen Pitts
Stadium:  Del Webb Field
Attendance:  61,037
Playoffs: Season in progress

Oakland Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Paul Stevens (25)
Youngest Player:  Frank Kneuer (19)
Top Hitter:  Fred DeVito (15)
Top Pitcher:  Ron Jensen (14)
California League Standings
NorthernWLPctGB
Reno7467.525--
Stockton7368.5181.0
Lodi6772.4826.0
Modesto6674.4717.5
Santa Clara4793.33626.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
-Donald Morris+of22231978-17-420AA1365407715324410991884871356 .283.342.398740215602406--.308
-Robert Markham+1b17231977-10-251AA13546597134211963234103107414 .288.418.396814184577340--.354
-Fred DeVito+3b15211978-18-446AA117456651453231083722757665 .318.360.467827213500324--.343
-Mike Woodard+2b29191978-4-82MLB118431901248323161177037132 .288.387.334721144507329--.310
-Dana Berry+1b76201977-4-95A+1023375383172855245293203 .246.348.380728128394261--.314
-Thomas Brunswick+ss-211976-23-543AA77306418292141343334051 .268.338.32065898345234--.298
-Allan Minker+1b-211976-3-72AA762654775130948214732412 .283.396.434830115319194--.292
-Vernon Armstead+of78221976-8-192AA702493151546271773493221 .205.304.32963482288208--.298
-Paul Stevens+2b66251976-16-378AAA6321856641210231666726162 .294.458.35881678294168--.330
-Pat Dempsey+c-221977-2-43AAA57208255333125612222122 .255.326.31263965235160--.278
-Kelvin Moore+1b65211978-6-134MLB511994564511655213358201 .322.421.5981019119235137--.381
-Darryl Cias+c-221975-6-143MLB56180265182133422535113 .283.368.36773566210135--.340
-Paul Stockley+of-211979-16-395AA58171303952110212144030 .228.312.29861151195136--.302
-Mike Davis+of-201980-4-79MLB4116148631040191353420000 .391.497.503100181195103--.447
-Steve Roberts+of--1979-21-524AA48139233110519703725100 .223.390.33872847177108--.239
-Paul Spillane+c-221979-10-239AA3611261811117132131122 .161.294.21450824138101--.207
-Jay Greb+ss-191978-11-264A+3310013153008211625010 .150.267.1804471811787--.200
-Gordon Eakin+--UDFA: 1979A+379692051018311121012 .208.284.2815662711080--.260
-Frank Kneuer+c-19UDFA: 1979AAA22647131021100714100 .203.292.312604207251--.229
-Steve Gelfarb+1b-of-22UDFA: 1978AAA661200010020000 .333.500.333833284--.333
-John Gosse+p-231976-24-567AA4320000000000000 .000.000.0000022--.000
Totals: (21 players)140470579012801833482686189687108453003936 .272.369.378747177755203568----.314

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SO
-Ron Jensen+14191978-12-290A+983.852525610173.01729374177312912 1.428.950.883.806.710.57
-Donald Schubert+18201976-16-384A+8135.402823701160.0182113961760996 1.5110.240.963.375.570.61
-Keith Atherton+20201978-2-30MLB985.982121900146.01901079718511031 1.6511.711.113.146.350.50
-Frederick Lund+45221977-4-96AA785.953314410112.014992741661717 1.8811.971.294.905.710.86
-John Gosse+37231976-24-567AA544.50438307104.01216852930805 1.4510.470.782.606.920.38
-Kenneth Corzel+--1978-10-200A+244.66131230083.0945043525423 1.4310.190.542.714.550.60
-Walter Bigos+53221975-1-16AA422.8031000561.0652619328492 1.529.590.444.137.230.57
-Donald Van Marter+--UDFA: 1978A+197.82121210061.08767531142322 2.1112.841.626.204.721.31
-Craig Harris+-201977-1-17AA544.219910047.0494022338279 1.859.380.577.285.171.41
-Ronnie Mantsch+-21UDFA: 1979AA232.2520000344.0411411117222 1.328.390.203.484.500.77
-Charles Dougherty+-191978-7-160A+3510.108800041.0755446621262 2.3416.461.324.615.710.81
-Bert Bradley+-221979-27-670MLB223.869420135.0281915410240 1.097.201.032.576.170.42
-Mike Yesenchak+-201977-34-745A+1110.3214000034.0604439323193 2.4415.880.796.095.031.21
-Barton Braun+65231976-3-71AAA812.3818000434.032109513170 1.328.471.323.444.500.76
-Richard Holloway+--1977-9-180AA027.4111300134.0423128332252 2.1811.120.798.476.621.28
-David McCarthy+-231974-6-122A+007.006100018.029221447140 2.0014.502.003.507.000.50
-Dennis Wyszynski+-221977-1-17AA000.00300014.02000230 1.004.500.004.506.750.67
-Thomas Brunswick+-211976-23-543AA000.00100003.01000010 0.333.000.000.003.000.00
Totals: (21 players)66745.22140140362104231,19414198506928253378356 1.6710.700.944.025.900.68

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Pat DempseyC5330742112.9690.00 
Darryl CiasC422372931.9890.00 
Paul SpillaneC362232553.9800.00 
Frank KneuerC15861461.9430.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dana Berry1B74631311059.9850.00 
Allan Minker1B6249835932.9830.00 
Kelvin Moore1B1068235.9590.00 
Steve Gelfarb1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike Woodard2B1102302533051.9420.00 
Thomas Brunswick2B20364944.9550.00 
Paul Stevens2B12403249.9470.00 
Gordon Eakin2B121011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Fred DeVito3B107842403114.9130.00 
Steve Roberts3B26154544.9370.00 
Thomas Brunswick3B851522.9090.00 
Paul Stevens3B25250.5830.00 
Gordon Eakin3B112001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Paul StockleySS57921391728.9310.00 
Gordon EakinSS32491011114.9320.00 
Jay GrebSS3233901419.8980.00 
Paul StevensSS2855681213.9110.00 
Thomas BrunswickSS26520.8460.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Robert MarkhamOF13529414142.9570.00 
Donald MorrisOF1221841570.9660.00 
Vernon ArmsteadOF701703101.9450.00 
Mike DavisOF3976370.9190.00 
Kelvin MooreOF34481110.8170.00 
Paul StevensOF1525110.9630.00 
Steve RobertsOF11260001.0000.00 
Allan MinkerOF56110.8750.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John GosseP43316011.0000.00 
Frederick LundP33517001.0000.00 
Walter BigosP31212011.0000.00 
Donald SchubertP2893612.9780.00 
Ron JensenP2592321.9410.00 
Keith AthertonP21724001.0000.00 
Ronnie MantschP20310021.0000.00 
Barton BraunP1805011.0000.00 
Mike YesenchakP1425001.0000.00 
Kenneth CorzelP132710.9000.00 
Donald Van MarterP124620.8330.00 
Richard HollowayP1115011.0000.00 
Bert BradleyP91910.9090.00 
Craig HarrisP93421.7780.00 
Charles DoughertyP82310.8330.00 
David McCarthyP614011.0000.00 


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.