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1976 MINNESOTA TWINS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  85-77   .525
Result:   3rd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Gene Mauch
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  715,394
Playoffs:  -

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Tony Oliva (37)
Youngest Player:  Butch Wynegar (20)
Longest Tenure:  Tony Oliva (15)
Top Hitter:  Rod Carew (1)
Top Pitcher:  Bert Blyleven (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Jamie Allen (#10)

Roster Continuity:  79.79%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals9072.556--
Oakland8774.5402.5
Minnesota8577.5255.0
Texas7686.46914.0
California7686.46914.0
Chi White Sox6497.39825.5

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Butch Wynegar1976-04-091976L  2-1 @ TEX401000100000000110101st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Bob Randall1976-04-131976L  4-1 vs MIN000000000000000100001st career game
Lyman Bostock1976-04-181976W  5-4 @ NYA41100120000000010411013221st career home run
Dan Ford1976-04-181976W  5-4 @ NYA400000000040000138127176254 strikeouts
Butch Wynegar1976-04-181976W  5-4 @ NYA412001100000000861301st career home run
Danny Thompson1976-04-241976W  2-1 vs MIN6041000000000006074901417664 hits
Bob Randall1976-04-251976W  7-2 vs MIN411000100000000510101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Larry Hisle1976-05-081976W  13-2 @ MIL44200000021000069862376306664 runs scored
Dan Ford1976-05-151976W  15-5 @ CAL423101610100010156151207896 RBis
Larry Hisle1976-05-151976W  15-5 @ CAL44110010011100070562976312664 runs scored
Rod Carew1976-05-171976W  5-4 vs MIN41301013120000011991494474841863 stolen bases
Larry Hisle1976-06-041976W  8-6 @ BAL52411140000000072465079325694 hits
Steve Brye1976-06-061976W  11-6 @ BAL64400000000000047037520138134 runs scored, 4 hits
Mike Cubbage1976-06-061976W  11-6 @ BAL301000010210000854342111st career stolen base
Rod Carew1976-06-081976W  3-1 @ CLE42300003000000012201520474951953 stolen bases
Mike Cubbage1976-06-111976W  10-4 vs MIN211000100002000884642312 hit by pitches
Rod Carew1976-06-141976L  5-0 vs MIN3000000101000001225152547496200200th career stolen base
Bob Randall1976-06-211976L  2-1 @ CAL20100001000010055380711st career stolen base
Rod Carew1976-06-221976W  10-6 @ CAL5130013000100001233153648501203500th career RBI
Bob Randall1976-06-231976L  9-5 vs MIN21100110000000058421811st career home run
Rod Carew1976-06-261976W  11-3 @ OAK53310150000000012381545505112055 RBis
Larry Hisle1976-06-301976L  4-2 vs MIN41310014010000075067080336794 stolen bases
Craig Kusick1976-06-301976L  4-2 vs MIN201100110210000196126207411st career stolen base
Steve Brye1976-07-101976W  4-2 @ BOS0000000000000005004032014813500th career game
Tony Oliva1976-07-201976L  8-3 vs MIN41400010000000016441902219937864 hits
Lyman Bostock1976-07-241976W  17-2 @ CHA44411140010001016518635774 runs scored, 4 hits
Dan Ford1976-08-011976W  8-7 vs MIN60100000004000022020328109174 strikeouts
Larry Hisle1976-08-111976W  2-0 @ BAL40400000100000078871384359884 hits
Dan Ford1976-08-251976L  5-4 @ NYA60000010014001024422328117194 strikeouts
Rod Carew1976-08-281976L  4-3 @ CLE71410000210000012961616525442144 hits
Roy Smalley1976-08-281976L  4-3 @ CLE81210000005000019416456665 strikeouts
Butch Wynegar1976-09-021976W  8-4 vs MIN52400020000000012612186204 hits
Rod Carew1976-09-051976W  18-1 vs MIN53400011000000013051630525502164 hits
Mike Cubbage1976-09-051976W  18-1 vs MIN51311050010000016411165915 RBis
Lyman Bostock1976-09-081976W  3-1 @ TEX424110100000000210240483114 hits
Mike Cubbage1976-09-101976W  18-3 vs MIN11000000040000016911366014 walks
Dan Ford1976-09-101976W  18-3 vs MIN52300150000001025723731129195 RBis
Dan Ford1976-09-161976W  4-0 @ OAK42200240002000026324934139202 home runs
Lyman Bostock1976-09-211976W  13-6 @ CHA434110210200000220253488124 hits
Bob Randall1976-09-211976W  13-6 @ CHA51320050001001014512313235 RBis
Butch Wynegar1976-09-221976W  6-3 @ CHA422002200000000142136106902 home runs


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