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1979 Evansville TripletsSeason Roster
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Bruce Taylor played for the 1979 Evansville Triplets
LeagueAmerican AssociationDivisionEastLevelAAACategoryMinor Leagues
NicknameTriplets
LocationEvansville,Indiana
Record78-58 (1st in American Association East)
BallparkBosse Field
ManagerJim Leyland
PlayoffsLeague Champions
Attendance120,265 (Rank: 6th)
MLB Parent OrgDetroit TigersAffiliate History
Years Available1977-1984

Team History -- 1979 Statistics -- 1979 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions -- About Minor League Data

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1979 Evansville Triplets.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1979 baseball season.

1979 Evansville Triplets Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
-Fernando ArroyoP6-2 180 R-R 1952-03-21 27Sacramento,California MLB1970-19861975-1986Luther Burbank (Sacramento,CA)
1970-10- 243-DET
 
-Steve BakerP6-0 185 R-R 1956-08-30 22Eugene,Oregon MLB1974-19861978-1983Monte Vista (Spring Valley,CA)Grossmont Col
1974-18- 420-NYN
 
-Ted BlairP5-10 165 L-L 1955-06-19 24Detroit,Michigan AAA1977-1980-   Macomb CC    
-Tom Brookens3B5-10 170 R-R 1953-08-10 25Chambersburg,Pennsylvania MLB1975-19901979-1990Chambersburg Area (Chambersburg,PA)Mansfield Pennsylvania
1975- 1-   4-DET
 
-Darrell BrownOF6-0 184 B-R 1955-10-29 23Oklahoma City,Oklahoma MLB1977-19961981-1984Crenshaw (Los Angeles,CA)Cal St Los Angeles
1977- 3-  57-DET
 
-Marty Castillo3B6-1 190 R-R 1957-01-16 22Long Beach,California MLB1978-19861981-1985Savanna (Anaheim,CA)Chapman U., Santa Ana Col
1978- 5- 116-DET
 
-Mike ChrisP6-3 180 L-L 1957-10-08 21Santa Monica,California MLB1977-19851979-1983Venice (Los Angeles,CA)West Los Angeles Col, Los Angeles Pierce Col
1977- 1-  10-DET
 
-Tim CorcoranOF5-11 175 L-L 1953-03-19 26Glendale,California MLB1974-19881977-1986Northview (Covina,CA)Cal St Los Angeles
1974-   UDFA-DET
 
-Mardie CornejoP6-3 200 R-R 1951-08-05 27Wellington,Kansas MLB1973-19791978-1978   Tulsa
1973-21- 493-NYN
 
-Larry CorrP6-2 175 R-R 1954-02-19 25Camden,South Carolina AAA1977-1980-   Belmont U.
1976-20- 458-DET
 
-Mark DeJohnSS5-11 170 B-R 1953-09-18 25Middletown,Connecticut MLB1971-19831982-1982Middletown Woodrow Wilson (Middletown,CT)
1971-23- 542-NYN
 
-Taylor Duncan1B6-0 170 R-R 1953-05-12 26Memphis,Tennessee MLB1977-19801977-1978Grant Union (Sacramento,CA)
1971- 1-  10-ATL
 
-Kirk GibsonOF6-3 215 L-L 1957-05-28 22Pontiac,Michigan MLB1978-19951979-1995Waterford-Kettering (Waterford,MI)Michigan St
1978- 1-  12-DET
 
-Dan GonzalesOF6-1 195 L-R 1953-09-30 25Whittier,California MLB1972-19831979-1980   Fullerton Col
1972- 2-  43-DET
 
-Garry GraftonP6-1 185 R-R 1955-09-14 23Sewickley,Pennsylvania AAA1977-1979-Moon Area (Coraopolis,PA)Slippery Rock Pennsylvania
1976- 6- 108-DET
 
-Al GreeneOF5-11 190 L-R 1954-11-09 24Detroit,Michigan MLB1977-19801979-1979Cooley (Detroit,MI)Northwood U.
1976-   UDFA-DET
 
-Glenn Gulliver3B5-11 175 L-R 1954-10-15 24Detroit,Michigan MLB1974-19861982-1983   Eastern Michigan U.
1976- 8- 170-DET
 
-Fred HoldsworthP6-1 190 R-R 1952-05-29 27Detroit,Michigan MLB1970-19811972-1980Northville (Northville,MI)
1970-21- 507-DET
 
-Bruce KimmC5-11 175 R-R 1951-06-29 28Cedar Rapids,Iowa MLB1969-19801976-1980Norway (Norway,IA)
1969- 7- 147-CHA
 
-Joe Lis1B6-0 195 R-R 1946-08-15 32Somerville,New Jersey MLB1964-19791970-1977Somerville (Somerville,NJ)
1964-   UDFA-PHI
 
-Dave Machemer3B-2B5-11 180 R-R 1951-05-24 28St. Joseph,Michigan MLB1977-19821978-1979Benton Harbor (Benton Harbor,MI)Central Michigan U.
1972- 4-  82-CAL
 
-Jerry Manuel2B6-0 165 B-R 1953-12-23 25Hahira,Georgia MLB1972-19861975-1982Cordova (Rancho Cordova,CA)
1972- 1-  20-DET
 
-John MartinP6-0 190 B-L 1956-04-11 23Wyandotte,Michigan MLB1976-19901980-1983Wyandotte (Detroit,MI)Eastern Michigan U.
1978-27- 637-DET
 
-John MorrisP6-5 200 R-R 1953-- 26- AAA1979-1979-   Cypress Col, Cal St Los Angeles
1975-15- 341-MIL
 
-Steven PatchinC6-1 190 R-R 1950-03-26 29Joplin,Missouri AAA1977-1981-Joplin (Joplin,MO)Missouri
1971- 1-  20-LAN
 
-Rick PetersOF5-9 170 B-R 1955-11-21 23Lynwood,California MLB1976-19861979-1986Manuel Dominguez (Compton,CA)Arizona St
1977- 7- 161-DET
 
-Dan PetryP6-4 200 R-R 1958-11-13 20Palo Alto,California MLB1976-19911979-1991El Dorado (Placentia,CA)
1976- 4-  74-DET
 
-Ed Putman3B6-1 190 R-R 1953-09-25 25Los Angeles,California MLB1973-19811976-1979Northview (Covina,CA)USC
1975- 1-   3-CHN
 
-Dave RuckerP6-1 190 L-L 1957-09-01 21San Bernardino,California MLB1977-19891981-1988Eisenhower (Rialto,CA)La Verne, UCLA
1978-16- 402-DET
 
-Ken SheaP6-1 190 R-R 1957-08-28 21Corona,California AAA1977-1979-Corona (Corona,CA)Chaffey Col    
-Dave SteffenP6-3 220 R-R 1958-12-17 20Dearborn,Michigan AAA1977-1981-Flat Rock (Flat Rock,MI)
1977- 6- 135-DET
 
-Dave StegmanOF5-11 190 R-R 1954-01-30 25Inglewood,California MLB1976-19861978-1984Lompoc (Lompoc,CA)Arizona
1976- 2-  34-ATL
 
-Bruce TaylorP6-0 178 R-R 1953-04-16 26Holden,Massachusetts MLB1977-19791977-1979Wachusett Regional (Holden,MA)
1972-   UDFA-CIN
 
-Dave TobikP6-1 195 R-R 1953-03-02 26Euclid,Ohio MLB1973-19851978-1985Brush (Lyndhurst,OH)Ohio U.
1975- 1-   2-DET
 
-Ralph TreuelP6-4 200 R-R 1955-06-07 24Elyria,Ohio AAA1977-1982-      
-Pat UnderwoodP6-0 175 L-L 1957-02-09 22Kokomo,Indiana MLB1976-19841979-1983Kokomo (Kokomo,IN)
1976- 1-   2-DET
 
-Roger WeaverP6-3 190 R-R 1954-10-06 24Amsterdam,New York MLB1976-19821980-1980St. Johnsville (St. Johnsville,NY)SUNY-Oneonta
1976-16- 362-DET
 
-Kip YoungP5-11 175 R-R 1954-10-29 24Georgetown,Ohio MLB1977-19821978-1979Whiteoak (Mowrystown,OH)Bowling Green St
1976-23- 529-DET
 
38 Players