Florida State Baseball - 1976 Year In Review

Florida State Baseball - 1976 Year In Review

Coaching Staff
Woody Woodward, Head Coach
Randy Kaiser, Graduate Assistant
Mike Martin, Assistant Coach
Ken Silvestri, Graduate Assistant, Pitchers

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1976 FSU Baseball Handbook

Army ROTC Pershing Rifles Bicentennial Color Guard and Seminole Bat Girls. Bat Girls: Stephani Haft and Sue Spring. Color Guard: Scott Cortner, Gary Kosinuk, Kevin Jackson, Richard Loyd and Craig Hasty.

1976 Florida State Signees/Newcomers

Ron Bartlett, 6-1, 190, C, Pittsfield, MA

Chip Bifano, 5-8, 150, 2B, Sarasota

Mike Bretz, 6-5, 203, P, Fort Worth, TX

Dave Cooper, 5-10, 158, OF, Key West

Mark Coulter, 6-0, 174, 1B, Hialeah

Ray Fox, 6-4, 205, P, Tallahassee

Jack Givens, 5-11, 162, IF, Balboa Heights, Panama

Jeff Hardy, 5-9, 177, SS, Beaver, PA

Bruce Huff, 5-11, 160, OF, Columbus, GA

Greg Jones, 5-9, 169, UTL, Tallahassee

Jim McArdle, 5-10, 170, OF, Woodbury, NY

Jim Miller, 5-10, 160, P, Jacksonville

Joe Nichols, 6-2, 202, P, Cincinnati, OH

Brad Prior, 6-4, 210, P, Lake Wales

Jackie Smith, 5-11, 167, P, Sarasota

Ed West, 5-10, 164, OF, Tallahassee


1976 Roster - By Name

L
T                                                       PY
R No Name                  Pos     B-T  Hgt   Wgt  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
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*    Terry Alexander       OF      R-R  5-10  180  Jr        Jacksonville
*    Ron Bartlett          C       R-R  6-1   190  Fr        Pittsfield, MA (Taconic/Miami Dade CC)
*    Clay Baynham                                            
*    Bob Benda             IF      R-R  5-9   160  So        North Palm Beach
*  2 Chip Bifano           2B      R-R  5-8   150  Jr        Sarasota
*  3 Guillermo Bonilla     3B      R-R  5-8   163  Jr   **   Rio Piedras, PR (Liceo International Castro)
* 28 Mike Bretz            P       R-R  6-5   203  Fr        Fort Worth, TX (Eastern Hills)
* 19 Brooks Carey          P       L-L  6-0   165  So   *    Key West (Key West)
* 29 Dave Cooper           OF      R-R  5-10  158  Jr        Key West (Brevard CC)
* 10 Mark Coulter          1B      L-L  6-0   174  Jr        Hialeah (Miami Dade CC)
* 20 Ben Curry             1B      R-R  6-3   228  So   *    Tallahassee (Godby)
* 16 Craig Eaton           P       R-R  5-11  174  Sr   *    Lake Worth (Miami Dade CC)
     Ray Fox               P       L-L  6-4   205  So        Tallahassee
*  8 Jack Givens           IF      L-R  5-11  162  Jr        Balboa Heights, Panama (Canal Zone JC)
* 17 Joe Griffin           C       R-R  6-2   213  Sr   *    Tampa (Polk CC)
*  4 Jeff Hardy            SS      L-R  5-9   177  Jr        Beaver, PA (Gulf Coast JC)
     Darryl Harris         C       R-R  6-1   180  Fr        East Orange, NJ
* 12 Joe Hicks             1B      R-R  5-11  210  Fr        Indianapolis, IN
*  1 Bruce Huff            OF      L-R  5-11  160  Fr        Columbus, GA (Hardaway)
*  9 Greg Jones            UTL     R-R  5-9   169  So        Tallahassee (Godby)
* 13 Larry Jones           P       R-R  6-2   188  Jr   **   Seminole (Seminole)
* 25 Terry Kennedy         C-OF    L-R  6-3   208  So   *    Mesa, AZ (Saint Mary's)
* 21 Carlos Lezcano        OF      R-R  6-2   170  Jr   **   Rio Piedras, PR (Colegio San Jose)
* 15 Bob Mayer             P       L-L  6-2   170  Jr   **   Somerset, PA (Somerset Area)
*  7 Jim McArdle           OF      S-R  5-10  170  Jr        Woodbury, NY (Brevard CC)
* 23 Rick McGlone          C       R-R  6-1   184  Jr   **   Portsmouth, OH (Portsmouth)
* 24 Mike McLeod           P       R-R  5-10  182  Jr   *    Tallahassee (Godby/Middle Georgia JC)
* 26 Jim Miller            P       R-R  5-10  160  Fr        Jacksonville (Bolles)
* 18 John Nicholas         P       L-L  6-3   190  Sr   *    Bradenton (Cardinal Mooney/Manatee CC)
* 14 Joe Nichols           P       R-R  6-2   202  Fr        Cincinnati, OH (Finneytown)
* 27 Danny Owen            P       R-R  6-1   199  Sr   *    Lake Worth (Lake Worth/Miami Dade CC)
  30 Brad Prior            P       R-R  6-4   210  So        Lake Wales (Lake Wales)
*    Bill Saunders                                           
* 22 Jackie Smith          P       R-L  5-11  167  Jr        Sarasota (Manatee CC)
*    Mike Thomas                                             
     Mitch Thomas                                            
*    Gary Viero                                              
*  5 Ed West               OF      R-R  5-10  164  So        Tallahassee (Central Florida CC)

1976 Roster - By Number

L
T                                                       PY
R No Name                  Pos     B-T  Hgt   Wgt  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
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*    Terry Alexander       OF      R-R  5-10  180  Jr        Jacksonville
*    Ron Bartlett          C       R-R  6-1   190  Fr        Pittsfield, MA (Taconic/Miami Dade CC)
*    Clay Baynham                                            
*    Bob Benda             IF      R-R  5-9   160  So        North Palm Beach
     Ray Fox               P       L-L  6-4   205  So        Tallahassee
     Darryl Harris         C       R-R  6-1   180  Fr        East Orange, NJ
*    Bill Saunders                                           
*    Mike Thomas                                             
     Mitch Thomas                                            
*    Gary Viero                                              
*  1 Bruce Huff            OF      L-R  5-11  160  Fr        Columbus, GA (Hardaway)
*  2 Chip Bifano           2B      R-R  5-8   150  Jr        Sarasota
*  3 Guillermo Bonilla     3B      R-R  5-8   163  Jr   **   Rio Piedras, PR (Liceo International Castro)
*  4 Jeff Hardy            SS      L-R  5-9   177  Jr        Beaver, PA (Gulf Coast JC)
*  5 Ed West               OF      R-R  5-10  164  So        Tallahassee (Central Florida CC)
*  7 Jim McArdle           OF      S-R  5-10  170  Jr        Woodbury, NY (Brevard CC)
*  8 Jack Givens           IF      L-R  5-11  162  Jr        Balboa Heights, Panama (Canal Zone JC)
*  9 Greg Jones            UTL     R-R  5-9   169  So        Tallahassee (Godby)
* 10 Mark Coulter          1B      L-L  6-0   174  Jr        Hialeah (Miami Dade CC)
* 12 Joe Hicks             1B      R-R  5-11  210  Fr        Indianapolis, IN
* 13 Larry Jones           P       R-R  6-2   188  Jr   **   Seminole (Seminole)
* 14 Joe Nichols           P       R-R  6-2   202  Fr        Cincinnati, OH (Finneytown)
* 15 Bob Mayer             P       L-L  6-2   170  Jr   **   Somerset, PA (Somerset Area)
* 16 Craig Eaton           P       R-R  5-11  174  Sr   *    Lake Worth (Miami Dade CC)
* 17 Joe Griffin           C       R-R  6-2   213  Sr   *    Tampa (Polk CC)
* 18 John Nicholas         P       L-L  6-3   190  Sr   *    Bradenton (Cardinal Mooney/Manatee CC)
* 19 Brooks Carey          P       L-L  6-0   165  So   *    Key West (Key West)
* 20 Ben Curry             1B      R-R  6-3   228  So   *    Tallahassee (Godby)
* 21 Carlos Lezcano        OF      R-R  6-2   170  Jr   **   Rio Piedras, PR (Colegio San Jose)
* 22 Jackie Smith          P       R-L  5-11  167  Jr        Sarasota (Manatee CC)
* 23 Rick McGlone          C       R-R  6-1   184  Jr   **   Portsmouth, OH (Portsmouth)
* 24 Mike McLeod           P       R-R  5-10  182  Jr   *    Tallahassee (Godby/Middle Georgia JC)
* 25 Terry Kennedy         C-OF    L-R  6-3   208  So   *    Mesa, AZ (Saint Mary's)
* 26 Jim Miller            P       R-R  5-10  160  Fr        Jacksonville (Bolles)
* 27 Danny Owen            P       R-R  6-1   199  Sr   *    Lake Worth (Lake Worth/Miami Dade CC)
* 28 Mike Bretz            P       R-R  6-5   203  Fr        Fort Worth, TX (Eastern Hills)
* 29 Dave Cooper           OF      R-R  5-10  158  Jr        Key West (Brevard CC)
  30 Brad Prior            P       R-R  6-4   210  So        Lake Wales (Lake Wales)

1976 All-Americans

Name                     Organization
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Guillermo Bonilla        American Baseball Coaches Association - 1st Team All-American

Terry Kennedy            The Sporting News - 1st Team All-American

All-Americans -  2

1976 Noles in the Pros

Name                     No      Pos                Team
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Johnny Grubb              2      OF-1B-3B           San Diego Padres
Rick Langford            30      P                  Pittsburgh Pirates
Jim Lyttle               20      OF                 Montreal Expos
Jim Lyttle               41      OF                 Los Angeles Dodgers
Dave Moates              30      OF-DH              Texas Rangers
Craig Skok               33      P                  Texas Rangers
Stan Thomas              23      P                  Cleveland Indians

Noles in the Pros -  6

1976 Schedule and Results

           
OPP EOY
DATE
REF
LOC
OPPONENT
SCORE
CWS
CB
02/22
 
A
BISCAYNE
W 9-4
 
 
02/22
 
A
BISCAYNE
W 8-5
 
 
02/23
 
A
MIAMI
W 5-1
 
12
02/28
 
H
SOUTHWESTERN LA
W 3-2
 
 
02/29
 
H
SOUTHWESTERN LA
W 13-10
 
 
03/03
 
H
COLUMBUS COLLEGE
W 5-4
 
 
03/04
 
H
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
*
W 20-1
 
 
03/04
 
H
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
*
W 12-0
 
 
03/06
 
A
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
*
L 7-9
 
 
03/06
 
A
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
*
W 10-4
 
 
03/09
 
H
BISCAYNE
*
W 10-7
 
 
03/10
 
H
BISCAYNE
*
W 17-6
 
 
03/18
 
H
HOWARD
*
L 1-6
 
 
03/18
 
H
HOWARD
*
W 9-1
 
 
03/20
 
H
VALDOSTA STATE COLL
W 9-0
 
 
03/20
 
H
SAINT LEO COLLEGE
W 8-0
 
 
03/21
 
H
SAINT LEO COLLEGE
W 7-1
 
 
03/23
 
H
STETSON
W 8-0
 
 
03/23
 
H
STETSON
W 10-4
 
 
03/24
 
H
JACKSONVILLE
W 21-5
 
10
03/24
 
H
JACKSONVILLE
W 6-5
 
10
03/26
 
H
OTTERBEIN COLLEGE
*
W 12-2
 
 
03/26
 
H
OTTERBEIN COLLEGE
*
W 10-3
 
 
03/28
 
A
VALDOSTA STATE COLL
W 6-2
 
 
03/29
 
A
STETSON
L 10-11
 
 
03/30
 
A
STETSON
L 5-9
 
 
04/03
 
A
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
W 10-3
 
 
04/04
 
A
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
L 4-6
 
 
04/08
 
A
JACKSONVILLE
W 6-1
 
10
04/09
 
A
JACKSONVILLE
L 2-6
 
10
04/10
 
H
MERCER
*
L 12-14
 
 
04/10
 
H
MERCER
*
W 8-2
 
 
04/11
 
H
SOUTH FLORIDA
W 4-0
 
 
04/11
 
H
SOUTH FLORIDA
W 6-1
 
 
04/12
 
H
FLORIDA
W 8-2
 
 
04/13
 
H
FLORIDA
W 3-1
 
 
04/14
 
H
NIAGARA
*
W 4-3
 
 
04/14
 
H
NIAGARA
*
W 13-4
 
 
04/15
 
H
NIAGARA
*
W 15-4
 
 
04/17
 
A
SOUTH ALABAMA
*
W 9-4
 
 
04/17
 
A
SOUTH ALABAMA
*
L 0-1
 
 
04/18
 
A
SOUTH ALABAMA
*
L 2-3
 
 
04/20
 
A
FLORIDA
W 8-5
 
 
04/21
 
A
FLORIDA
W 11-3
 
 
04/24
 
H
SOUTH ALABAMA
*
W 21-6
 
 
05/02
 
A
GEORGIA TECH
W 18-6
 
 
05/02
 
A
GEORGIA TECH
L 3-4
 
 
05/05
 
H
MIAMI
L 1-6
 
12
05/06
 
H
MIAMI
L 7-9
 
12
05/06
 
H
MIAMI
W 20-4
 
12
05/08
 
H
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
L 5-11
 
 
05/09
 
H
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
W 5-2
 
 
05/09
 
H
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
L 3-4
 
 
05/21
Ref
H
JACKSONVILLE
NCAA
W 6-1
 
10
05/24
Ref
H
AUBURN
NCAA
L 1-2
7
7
05/24
Ref
H
JACKSONVILLE
NCAA
L 7-9
 
10
EOY Stats Ref

CB = Collegiate Baseball, CWS = College World Series

                Overall   Home     Away    Neutral
--------------------------------------------------
FSU RECORD IS   40-16    29- 8    11- 8     0- 0
AGAINST TOP 25   6- 5     4- 4     2- 1     0- 0

FINAL COLLEGIATE BASEBALL POLL - 14

STARTING BATTING ORDER
DATE/OPPONENT123456789
02/22/1976
BISCAYNE
         
02/22/1976
BISCAYNE
         
02/23/1976
MIAMI
         
02/28/1976
SOUTHWESTERN LA
         
02/29/1976
SOUTHWESTERN LA
         
03/03/1976
COLUMBUS COLLEGE
         
03/04/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/04/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/06/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/06/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/09/1976
BISCAYNE
         
03/10/1976
BISCAYNE
         
03/18/1976
HOWARD
         
03/18/1976
HOWARD
         
03/20/1976
VALDOSTA STATE COLL
         
03/20/1976
SAINT LEO COLLEGE
         
03/21/1976
SAINT LEO COLLEGE
         
03/23/1976
STETSON
         
03/23/1976
STETSON
         
03/24/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
03/24/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
03/26/1976
OTTERBEIN COLLEGE
         
03/26/1976
OTTERBEIN COLLEGE
         
03/28/1976
VALDOSTA STATE COLL
         
03/29/1976
STETSON
         
03/30/1976
STETSON
         
04/03/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
04/04/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
04/08/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
04/09/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
04/10/1976
MERCER
         
04/10/1976
MERCER
         
04/11/1976
SOUTH FLORIDA
         
04/11/1976
SOUTH FLORIDA
         
04/12/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/13/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/14/1976
NIAGARA
         
04/14/1976
NIAGARA
         
04/15/1976
NIAGARA
         
04/17/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
04/17/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
04/18/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
04/20/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/21/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/24/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
05/02/1976
GEORGIA TECH
         
05/02/1976
GEORGIA TECH
         
05/05/1976
MIAMI
         
05/06/1976
MIAMI
         
05/06/1976
MIAMI
         
05/08/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
05/09/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
05/09/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
05/21/1976
JACKSONVILLE
Chip
Bifano
Jim
McArdle
Guillermo
Bonilla
Terry
Kennedy
Joe
Hicks
Jeff
Hardy
Carlos
Lezcano
Ben
Curry
Rick
McGlone
05/24/1976
AUBURN
Chip
Bifano
Bruce
Huff
Guillermo
Bonilla
Terry
Kennedy
Mark
Coulter
Jeff
Hardy
Carlos
Lezcano
Ben
Curry
Rick
McGlone
05/24/1976
JACKSONVILLE
Chip
Bifano
Jim
McArdle
Guillermo
Bonilla
Terry
Kennedy
Joe
Hicks
Jeff
Hardy
Carlos
Lezcano
Ben
Curry
Rick
McGlone

STARTING DEFENSE
DATE/OPPONENTPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRF
02/22/1976
BISCAYNE
         
02/22/1976
BISCAYNE
         
02/23/1976
MIAMI
         
02/28/1976
SOUTHWESTERN LA
         
02/29/1976
SOUTHWESTERN LA
         
03/03/1976
COLUMBUS COLLEGE
         
03/04/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/04/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/06/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/06/1976
GA SOUTHWESTERN ST
         
03/09/1976
BISCAYNE
         
03/10/1976
BISCAYNE
         
03/18/1976
HOWARD
         
03/18/1976
HOWARD
         
03/20/1976
VALDOSTA STATE COLL
         
03/20/1976
SAINT LEO COLLEGE
         
03/21/1976
SAINT LEO COLLEGE
         
03/23/1976
STETSON
         
03/23/1976
STETSON
         
03/24/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
03/24/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
03/26/1976
OTTERBEIN COLLEGE
         
03/26/1976
OTTERBEIN COLLEGE
         
03/28/1976
VALDOSTA STATE COLL
         
03/29/1976
STETSON
         
03/30/1976
STETSON
         
04/03/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
04/04/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
04/08/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
04/09/1976
JACKSONVILLE
         
04/10/1976
MERCER
         
04/10/1976
MERCER
         
04/11/1976
SOUTH FLORIDA
         
04/11/1976
SOUTH FLORIDA
         
04/12/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/13/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/14/1976
NIAGARA
         
04/14/1976
NIAGARA
         
04/15/1976
NIAGARA
         
04/17/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
04/17/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
04/18/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
04/20/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/21/1976
FLORIDA
         
04/24/1976
SOUTH ALABAMA
         
05/02/1976
GEORGIA TECH
         
05/02/1976
GEORGIA TECH
         
05/05/1976
MIAMI
         
05/06/1976
MIAMI
         
05/06/1976
MIAMI
         
05/08/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
05/09/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
05/09/1976
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
05/21/1976
JACKSONVILLE
Larry
Jones
Rick
McGlone
Ben
Curry
Chip
Bifano
Guillermo
Bonilla
Jeff
Hardy
Jim
McArdle
Carlos
Lezcano
Terry
Kennedy
05/24/1976
AUBURN
Bob
Mayer
Rick
McGlone
Ben
Curry
Chip
Bifano
Guillermo
Bonilla
Jeff
Hardy
Bruce
Huff
Carlos
Lezcano
Terry
Kennedy
05/24/1976
JACKSONVILLE
Craig
Eaton
Rick
McGlone
Ben
Curry
Chip
Bifano
Guillermo
Bonilla
Jeff
Hardy
Jim
McArdle
Carlos
Lezcano
Terry
Kennedy

1976 Batting Statistics

Name AVG GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB ATT =========================================================================================================== Brooks Carey 1.000 20 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 2.000 0 0 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 Mitch Thomas 1.000 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1.000 1 0 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 Ron Bartlett .500 6 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .500 0 0 0 .500 0 0 0 0 Ed West .400 15 25 8 10 2 0 0 6 12 .480 4 0 3 .483 0 0 0 0 Joe Hicks .391 44 115 28 45 4 4 6 35 75 .652 17 2 8 .474 1 0 1 2 Terry Kennedy .364 55 195 64 71 18 3 21 64 158 .810 34 5 39 .462 4 0 1 1 Guillermo Bonilla .346 55 211 60 73 18 3 4 54 109 .517 30 1 7 .424 3 1 2 3 Bruce Huff .337 42 95 28 32 5 0 0 9 37 .389 23 1 13 .471 0 1 7 11 Jeff Hardy .301 54 176 56 53 12 1 11 42 100 .568 44 0 32 .439 1 6 21 27 Dave Cooper .290 27 31 6 9 1 2 0 7 14 .452 3 0 3 .343 1 1 0 0 Ben Curry .287 38 108 18 31 3 0 2 18 40 .370 24 0 22 .414 1 3 1 1 Carlos Lezcano .277 56 202 40 56 9 0 8 37 89 .441 17 2 34 .336 2 0 9 11 Mark Coulter .272 49 103 28 28 4 1 9 33 61 .592 30 4 19 .446 2 0 2 2 Chip Bifano .268 54 190 53 51 7 3 1 34 67 .353 50 0 25 .411 6 1 29 30 Jim McArdle .262 53 183 47 48 8 1 3 30 67 .366 37 0 28 .386 0 1 15 19 Joe Griffin .259 15 27 4 7 1 0 2 6 14 .519 3 2 11 .375 0 0 0 0 Greg Jones .250 27 24 12 6 0 1 0 1 8 .333 7 0 9 .419 0 1 1 3 Rick McGlone .204 40 103 14 21 4 0 2 14 31 .301 25 1 22 .356 3 2 0 0 Jack Givens .000 15 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 1 1 0 .111 0 0 0 0 Gary Viero .000 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 1 0 .000 0 0 0 0 Bill Saunders .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 Darryl Harris .000 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 ====================================================================================== FSU .302 56 56 1801 467 544 97 19 69 391 886 .492 349 19 277 0 .416 24 17 89 110 Opp .210 56 56 1692 228 355 73 13 19 190 511 .302 281 22 377 .327 15 12 43 59

1976 Pitching Statistics

Name ERA W L APP GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR AB B/AVG WP HBP BK SFA SHA ======================================================================================================================== Joe Nichols 0.00 0 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 5.2 2 3 0 4 2 0 1 0 0 Ray Fox 0.00 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Jackie Smith 2.36 6 2 16 8 1 1 0 1 72.1 54 33 19 39 92 2 2 2 0 Bob Mayer 2.48 7 1 12 12 3 0 1 0 72.2 43 26 20 66 53 2 7 1 0 Larry Jones 2.55 8 3 14 12 4 0 1 0 88.1 58 34 25 61 74 3 10 5 0 Danny Owen 2.83 5 0 7 3 1 0 1 0 28.2 23 10 9 13 19 2 2 3 0 Craig Eaton 3.32 5 4 13 12 5 1 0 0 84.0 68 40 31 29 62 6 7 2 0 John Nicholas 4.61 2 1 10 0 0 0 1 1 13.2 9 9 7 11 10 2 1 1 0 Mike McLeod 4.98 3 1 9 6 1 0 0 1 34.1 29 25 19 21 30 1 5 2 1 Brooks Carey 5.40 4 4 20 2 0 0 0 3 40.0 46 31 24 24 44 1 2 4 2 Mike Bretz 6.75 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 8.0 11 8 6 6 5 0 3 2 0 Jim Miller 8.68 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 9.1 11 9 9 7 6 0 1 0 0 ==================================================================================================== FSU 3.32 40 16 119 56 15 5 3 6 458.0 355 228 169 281 397 0 0 19 0 .000 41 22 3 0 0 Opp 7.36 16 40 129 56 10 1 0 4 437.2 544 467 358 348 277 69 43 19 7

1976 Fielding Statistics

Name PO AST E FLD% DP ============================================= Bob Mayer 3 16 0 1.000 Dave Cooper 17 0 0 1.000 Ed West 10 1 0 1.000 Mark Coulter 9 2 0 1.000 Ron Bartlett 8 0 0 1.000 Brooks Carey 1 6 0 1.000 John Nicholas 2 1 1.000 Mike Bretz 0 2 0 1.000 Bill Saunders 0 1 0 1.000 Joe Nichols 0 1 0 1.000 Terry Kennedy 193 20 1 .995 Rick McGlone 195 15 4 .981 Joe Hicks 154 2 3 .981 Ben Curry 231 14 5 .980 Carlos Lezcano 97 4 3 .971 Joe Griffin 64 2 3 .957 Chip Bifano 134 110 13 .949 Jim McArdle 63 7 4 .946 Jackie Smith 3 14 1 .944 Bruce Huff 42 1 3 .935 Craig Eaton 5 8 1 .929 Jeff Hardy 60 118 20 .899 Guillermo Bonilla 59 114 23 .883 Larry Jones 3 11 2 .875 Danny Owen 1 6 1 .875 Greg Jones 11 16 4 .871 Mike McLeod 3 3 1 .857 Jack Givens 5 4 3 .750 Jim Miller 1 1 1 .667 ======================== FSU 1374 500 96 .951 Opp 1313 513 126 .935
FLORIDA STATE 9, BISCAYNE 4
02/22/1976, MIAMI, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 8, BISCAYNE 5
02/22/1976, MIAMI, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 5, MIAMI 1
02/23/1976, CORAL GABLES, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 3, SOUTHWESTERN LA 2
02/28/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 13, SOUTHWESTERN LA 10
02/29/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 5, COLUMBUS COLLEGE 4
03/03/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 20, GA SOUTHWESTERN ST 1
03/04/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 12, GA SOUTHWESTERN ST 0
03/04/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


GA SOUTHWESTERN ST 9, FLORIDA STATE 7
03/06/1976, AMERICUS, GA, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 10, GA SOUTHWESTERN ST 4
03/06/1976, AMERICUS, GA, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 10, BISCAYNE 7
03/09/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 17, BISCAYNE 6
03/10/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


HOWARD 6, FLORIDA STATE 1
03/18/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 9, HOWARD 1
03/18/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 9, VALDOSTA STATE COLL 0
03/20/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 8, SAINT LEO COLLEGE 0
03/20/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 7, SAINT LEO COLLEGE 1
03/21/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 8, STETSON 0
03/23/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 10, STETSON 4
03/23/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 21, JACKSONVILLE 5
03/24/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 6, JACKSONVILLE 5
03/24/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 12, OTTERBEIN COLLEGE 2
03/26/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 10, OTTERBEIN COLLEGE 3
03/26/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 6, VALDOSTA STATE COLL 2
03/28/1976, VALDOSTA, GA **Error**


STETSON 11, FLORIDA STATE 10
03/29/1976, DELAND, FL **Error**


STETSON 9, FLORIDA STATE 5
03/30/1976, DELAND, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 10, GEORGIA SOUTHERN 3
04/03/1976, STATESBORO, GA **Error**


GEORGIA SOUTHERN 6, FLORIDA STATE 4
04/04/1976, STATESBORO, GA **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 6, JACKSONVILLE 1
04/08/1976, JACKSONVILLE, FL **Error**


JACKSONVILLE 6, FLORIDA STATE 2
04/09/1976, JACKSONVILLE, FL **Error**


MERCER 14, FLORIDA STATE 12
04/10/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 8, MERCER 2
04/10/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 4, SOUTH FLORIDA 0
04/11/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 6, SOUTH FLORIDA 1
04/11/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 8, FLORIDA 2
04/12/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 3, FLORIDA 1
04/13/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 4, NIAGARA 3
04/14/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 13, NIAGARA 4
04/14/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 15, NIAGARA 4
04/15/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 9, SOUTH ALABAMA 4
04/17/1976, MOBILE, AL, * **Error**


SOUTH ALABAMA 1, FLORIDA STATE 0
04/17/1976, MOBILE, AL, * **Error**


SOUTH ALABAMA 3, FLORIDA STATE 2
04/18/1976, MOBILE, AL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 8, FLORIDA 5
04/20/1976, GAINESVILLE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 11, FLORIDA 3
04/21/1976, GAINESVILLE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 21, SOUTH ALABAMA 6
04/24/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, * **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 18, GEORGIA TECH 6
05/02/1976, ATLANTA, GA **Error**


GEORGIA TECH 4, FLORIDA STATE 3
05/02/1976, ATLANTA, GA **Error**


MIAMI 6, FLORIDA STATE 1
05/05/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


MIAMI 9, FLORIDA STATE 7
05/06/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 20, MIAMI 4
05/06/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


GEORGIA SOUTHERN 11, FLORIDA STATE 5
05/08/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 5, GEORGIA SOUTHERN 2
05/09/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


GEORGIA SOUTHERN 4, FLORIDA STATE 3
05/09/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL **Error**


FLORIDA STATE 6, JACKSONVILLE 1
05/21/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, NCAA NAME POSITION AB R H RBI BB SO PO A ======================= ======== == == == === == == == == Chip Bifano 2B 4 0 2 1 4 1 Jim McArdle LF 3 1 0 0 2 0 Guillermo Bonilla 3B 3 1 0 0 1 6 Terry Kennedy RF 3 2 2 4 1 0 Bruce Huff PR-RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 Joe Hicks DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 Mark Coulter PH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 Jeff Hardy SS 3 0 0 0 2 1 Carlos Lezcano CF 3 1 1 0 2 1 Ben Curry 1B 2 1 0 0 6 0 Rick McGlone C 2 0 0 0 9 0 Larry Jones P 0 0 Brooks Carey P 0 0 ======================== FSU 27 6 5 5 0 0 27 9 Opp 29 1 3 0 24 12 E - Opp-1, FSU-Guillermo Bonilla (1) 2B - Opp-1 HR - FSU-Terry Kennedy 2 (2) HBP - Opp-1 SH - FSU-Rick McGlone (1) SB - FSU-Chip Bifano (1) NAME IP H R ER BB SO ============================== ==== == == == == == Larry Jones W (1-0) 8.2 3 1 0 8 9 Brooks Carey 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 =================== FSU 9.0 3 1 0 8 9 Opp L 8.0 5 6 5 6 3

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
JACKSONVILLE
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
3
1
FLORIDA STATE
3
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
x
6
5
1
Attendance: 3,616

AUBURN 2, FLORIDA STATE 1
05/24/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, NCAA NAME POSITION AB R H RBI BB SO PO A ======================= ======== == == == === == == == == Chip Bifano 2B 3 0 0 0 4 2 Bruce Huff LF 3 0 1 0 2 0 Guillermo Bonilla 3B 3 0 1 0 1 2 Terry Kennedy RF 4 1 0 0 1 0 Mark Coulter DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 Jeff Hardy SS 4 0 3 1 2 3 Carlos Lezcano CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 Ben Curry 1B 3 0 0 0 7 1 Joe Hicks PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 Rick McGlone C 3 0 1 0 6 1 Bob Mayer P 0 1 Jackie Smith P 0 2 ======================== FSU 32 1 6 1 0 0 24 12 Opp 27 2 6 2 27 17 2B - Opp-1, FSU-Jeff Hardy 3 (3) SH - Opp-1 SB - FSU-Chip Bifano (2) NAME IP H R ER BB SO ============================== ==== == == == == == Bob Mayer L (0-1) 5.1 5 2 2 3 4 Jackie Smith 2.2 1 0 0 1 2 =================== FSU 8.0 6 2 2 4 6 Opp W-Sv 9.0 6 1 1 4 5

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
FLORIDA STATE
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
1
6
0
AUBURN
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
x
2
6
0
Attendance: 2,156

JACKSONVILLE 9, FLORIDA STATE 7
05/24/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL, NCAA NAME POSITION AB R H RBI BB SO PO A ======================= ======== == == == === == == == == Chip Bifano 2B 4 1 2 0 3 4 Jim McArdle LF 5 1 1 0 2 0 Guillermo Bonilla 3B 5 2 3 5 1 2 Terry Kennedy RF 4 0 0 0 2 1 Joe Hicks DH 2 0 0 0 0 0 Mark Coulter PH-DH 2 0 0 0 0 0 Jeff Hardy SS 2 2 2 1 3 5 Carlos Lezcano CF 4 0 0 0 1 0 Ben Curry 1B 4 1 1 1 10 0 Rick McGlone C 3 0 0 0 5 0 Craig Eaton P 0 1 Jackie Smith P 0 1 ======================== FSU 35 7 9 7 0 0 27 14 Opp 37 9 14 8 27 7 E - FSU-Guillermo Bonilla (2), Rick McGlone (1) 2B - Opp-4, FSU-Jim McArdle (1), Guillermo Bonilla (1), Jeff Hardy (4) HR - FSU-Guillermo Bonilla 2 (2), Jeff Hardy (1) SH - Opp-1 SF - Opp-2 NAME IP H R ER BB SO ============================== ==== == == == == == Craig Eaton 7.0 9 6 6 6 3 Jackie Smith L (0-1) 2.0 5 3 2 0 3 =================== FSU 9.0 14 9 8 6 6 Opp W 9.0 9 7 7 5 5

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
JACKSONVILLE
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
3
2
9
14
0
FLORIDA STATE
2
3
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
7
9
2
Attendance: 1,558