Season Information
Team Name
1979 New York Yankees
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
89-71 (.556)   GBL: -13.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 4 / 7
Runs For/Against
734 / 672   Diff: +62
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Todd Demeter (2-51)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
3
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1979 Batting Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    30Willie Randolph2B24R8---L - S - E15357498155151356133129539355523.270.374.368.74268221133.300.098.28013.935.720.41114.80.7321.3
    10Chris Chambliss1B30L10---L - S - E14955461155273186332345351549.280.324.437.76159924248.220.157.2815.688.851.5630.83.0131.0
    9Graig Nettles3B34L14---L - S - E145521711321512073125953008614.253.325.401.72658820936.259.148.24610.039.010.9026.03.4027.3
    44Reggie JacksonOF33L14---L - S - E1314657813824229899865107205317.297.382.544.92653725355.389.247.32612.1019.931.6516.05.4039.9
    14Lou PiniellaOF35R17---L - S - E130461491372221169321731238617.297.320.425.74549119635.167.128.2953.466.311.8241.92.2425.5
    20Bucky DentSS27R10---L - S - E1414314799142232003730113815.230.287.285.57249012318.142.055.2387.556.120.81215.50.4118.2
    15Thurman MunsonC32R12---L - S - E9738242110183339123237014215.288.340.374.71441914324.168.086.3097.648.831.16127.30.7221.8
    12Jim SpencerDH31L15---L - S - E106295608515323530238250121112.288.367.593.96033617541.427.305.24911.317.440.6612.86.8548.2
    17Mickey RiversOF30L11---L - S - E74286378218532537132112523.287.315.416.73130711926.161.129.2964.236.841.6295.30.9831.7
    2Bobby MurcerOF33L14---L - S - E742644272120833112532221210.273.339.409.74829410820.231.136.2848.5010.881.2833.02.7227.8
    6Roy WhiteDH-OF35B18---L - S - E8120524446032722232105316.215.290.288.578236599.185.073.2239.758.900.9168.31.2720.5
    26Juan BeniquezOF29R11---L - S - E621421936614173391721405.254.299.394.6931585611.204.140.2565.7010.761.8935.52.5330.6
    38Jerry NarronC23L6---L - S - E611231721314180092603102.171.226.309.535136388.211.138.1816.6219.122.8930.82.9438.1
    17Oscar GambleOF29L12---L - S - E36113214441113200131300011.389.452.7351.1871268316.460.346.37110.3210.321.0010.38.7336.4
    11Fred StanleySS-3B31R13---L - S - E57100920102140151704101.200.236.270.506110273.110.070.2204.5515.453.4050.01.8215.0
    27Brad GuldenC23L5---L - S - E4092101540060191604003.163.238.207.445105194.130.044.1978.5715.241.780.00.0026.7
    58Bobby BrownOF25B8---L - S - E306871731032121701000.250.271.324.59571224.118.074.3332.8223.948.500.00.0023.5
    41Cliff JohnsonDH31R13---L - S - E2864111760260010701140.266.360.453.81376298.344.187.26813.169.210.7032.02.6347.1
    27Jay JohnstoneOF33L17---L - S - E23487101017102700000.208.240.292.53250142.146.084.2254.0014.003.5048.02.0020.0
    2,27Darryl JonesDH28R3---L - S - E18476125106002702001.255.286.404.69051196.191.149.3003.9213.733.500.00.0050.0
    41George ScottDH35R18---L - S - E16449143116102700100.318.340.500.84047225.250.182.3514.2614.893.5044.02.1335.7
    34Len RandleOF30B10---L - S - E2039270003003200001.179.238.179.4174270.077.000.1897.144.760.670.00.000.0
    59Damaso GarciaSS22R5---L - S - E11383101004200200001.263.263.289.55238111.079.026.2780.005.260.000.00.0010.0
    18Brian Doyle2B24L8---L - S - E2032242005003101001.125.200.188.3883662.156.063.1298.332.780.330.00.0050.0
    47,58Bruce RobinsonC25L5---L - S - E612020002001000000.167.231.167.3981320.083.000.1677.690.000.000.00.000.0
    UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    57Roy Staiger3B29R5---L - S - E411131001001000101.273.308.364.6721341.182.091.2507.690.000.000.00.0033.3
    2Paul BlairOF35R18---L - S - E25010000000100000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2500.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    24Dennis Werth1B26R6---L - S - E34110000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    39Ron DavisP23R3---L - S - E441000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Team Totals176254217341443226401506946546509590185063---148.266.328.406.73460612199416.237.140.2738.409.731.1636.12.4728.8
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Ba Bats Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    1979 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    25Tommy JohnST36L18---L - S - E2192.963736173110276.12681099196511111141.218.730.292.123.623.551.71.700
    49Ron GuidryST28L9---L - S - E1882.783330152332236.1203837320712019001.167.730.762.707.653.162.83.692
    23Luis TiantST38R21---L - S - E1383.91303051000195.2190948522531040001.248.741.012.444.784.321.96.619
    29Catfish HunterST33R15---L - S - E295.31191910000105.012868621534342011.5410.971.292.912.915.831.00.182
    31Ed FigueroaST30R13---L - S - E464.13161641000104.21094948635421001.389.370.523.013.614.211.20.400
    39Ron DavisRel23R4---L - S - E1422.85440002144985.1842927528431011.318.860.532.954.543.061.54.875
    43Ken ClayR/ST25R8---L - S - E175.40325001727278.18849471225287021.4410.111.382.873.225.631.12.125
    45Jim BeattieST24R5---L - S - E365.2115131112076.0854544541321001.6610.070.594.863.795.330.78.333
    46Don HoodR/ST29L11---L - S - E313.0727600921167.1622423330221021.378.290.404.012.943.210.73.750
    54Rich GossageCL27R10---L - S - E532.623600033361858.1481817519413001.157.410.772.936.332.782.16.625
    36Jim KaatRel40L23---L - S - E233.86401001339258.1642925414232021.349.870.622.163.554.471.64.400
    53Ray BurrisRel28R8---L - S - E136.1815000715027.2402219510191001.8113.011.633.256.187.161.90.250
    19Dick TidrowRel32R13---L - S - E217.94140001014222.23820205472001.8515.091.991.592.787.941.75.667
    56Dave RighettiST20L3---L - S - E013.63330000017.11077210130001.155.191.045.196.753.631.30.000
    36,55Paul MirabellaR/ST25L4---L - S - E048.791010009014.116151431043011.8110.051.886.282.519.420.40.000
    52Mike GriffinRel22R3---L - S - E004.1530001314.15220251001.6210.380.004.1510.384.152.50.000
    19Rick AndersonRel25R8---L - S - E003.8610000102.11110400002.143.860.0015.430.003.860.00.000
    50Roger SlagleRel25R3---L - S - E000.0010001102.00000020000.000.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    53Bob KammeyerRel28R3---L - S - E000.0010000100.07882000010.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    Team Totals89713.85377160438117217371,432.31446672613123455731451141.339.090.772.864.594.221.61.556
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Role ST = Starter. Rel = Reliever. CL = Closer R/ST Primarily a Reliever, ST/R Primarily a starter Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Th Throws Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    1979 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CThurman Munson8800.040544105459449.9785.100.0055.090.71
    CJerry Narron5600.01671552187182.9733.300.0035.091.82
    CBrad Gulden4000.01782414203202.9955.100.0025.0100.03
    CBruce Robinson600.0330213533.9435.500.003.8100.04
    CCliff Johnson400.01010011111.0002.800.002.514.35
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BChris Chambliss13400.0129995713514011394.99510.400.0083.889.91
    1BJim Spencer2600.023217235251249.9929.600.0016.324.52
    1BThurman Munson300.02300223231.0007.700.001.93.13
    1BDennis Werth100.05100661.0006.000.000.633.34
    1BFred Stanley100.05000551.0005.000.000.61.84
    1BGeorge Scott100.02000221.0002.000.000.66.34
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BWillie Randolph15300.035547813128846833.9855.400.0095.6100.01
    2BBrian Doyle1300.01123253634.9442.600.008.165.02
    2BFred Stanley800.0915132524.9603.000.005.014.03
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BGraig Nettles14400.01103391630465449.9663.100.0090.099.31
    3BFred Stanley1600.0530524035.8752.200.0010.028.12
    3BBrian Doyle600.01400551.0000.800.003.830.03
    3BRoy Staiger400.02701991.0002.300.002.5100.04
    3BJuan Beniquez300.01110012121.0004.000.001.94.85
    3BDamaso Garcia100.0000000.0000.000.000.69.16
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSBucky Dent14100.021951217107748731.9775.200.0088.1100.01
    SSFred Stanley3100.023682189391.9782.900.0019.454.42
    SSDamaso Garcia1000.0928444137.9023.700.006.390.93
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFReggie Jackson12500.0274742285281.9862.200.0078.195.41
    OFLou Piniella11200.02041341221217.9821.900.0070.086.22
    OFBobby Murcer7000.0169430176173.9832.500.0043.894.63
    OFMickey Rivers6900.0147440155151.9742.200.0043.193.24
    OFJuan Beniquez6000.099420105103.9811.700.0037.596.85
    OFRoy White2700.04530048481.0001.800.0016.933.36
    OFBobby Brown2700.0560305956.9492.100.0016.990.06
    OFOscar Gamble2700.0473325350.9431.900.0016.975.06
    OFJay Johnstone1900.03200032321.0001.700.0011.982.69
    OFLen Randle1100.01920021211.0001.900.006.955.010
    OFDarryl Jones200.01000111.0000.500.001.311.111
    OFPaul Blair200.06000661.0003.000.001.3100.011
    OFRon Guidry100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.013
    OFFred Stanley100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.813
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PRon Davis44085.15150220201.0000.500.2427.5100.01
    PJim Kaat40058.155101110.9090.300.1725.0100.02
    PTommy John370276.11551356966.9571.800.2423.1100.03
    PRich Gossage36058.11400551.0000.100.0922.5100.04
    PRon Guidry330236.11129114140.9761.200.1720.6100.05
    PKen Clay32078.1812102120.9520.600.2620.0100.06
    PLuis Tiant300195.21327224240.9521.300.2018.8100.07
    PDon Hood27067.12140216161.0000.600.2416.9100.08
    PCatfish Hunter190105.01010102120.9521.100.1911.9100.09
    PEd Figueroa160104.2916212725.9261.600.2410.0100.010
    PJim Beattie15076.0916112625.9621.700.339.4100.011
    PRay Burris15027.22300551.0000.300.189.4100.011
    PDick Tidrow14022.2280110101.0000.700.458.8100.013
    PPaul Mirabella10014.10200221.0000.200.146.3100.014
    PDave Righetti3017.11301441.0001.300.231.9100.015
    PMike Griffin304.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.015
    PBob Kammeyer100.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.017
    PRoger Slagle102.01000111.0001.000.500.6100.017
    PRick Anderson102.10300331.0003.001.430.6100.017
    DH
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    DHJim Spencer7100.0000000.0000.000.0044.467.01
    DHRoy White2900.0000000.0000.000.0018.135.82
    DHCliff Johnson2200.0000000.0000.000.0013.878.63
    DHLou Piniella1600.0000000.0000.000.0010.012.34
    DHChris Chambliss1600.0000000.0000.000.0010.010.74
    DHDarryl Jones1500.0000000.0000.000.009.483.36
    DHGeorge Scott1500.0000000.0000.000.009.493.86
    DHOscar Gamble600.0000000.0000.000.003.816.78
    DHThurman Munson500.0000000.0000.000.003.15.29
    DHJay Johnstone300.0000000.0000.000.001.913.010
    DHReggie Jackson300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.310
    DHLen Randle200.0000000.0000.000.001.310.012
    DHMickey Rivers100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.413
    DHJerry Narron100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.613
    DHBobby Brown100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.313
    Glossary:
    Pos Defensive Position Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.