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1978 MINNESOTA TWINS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  73-89   .451
Result:   4th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Gene Mauch
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  787,878
Playoffs:  -

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mike Marshall (35)
Youngest Player:  Gary Serum (21)
Longest Tenure:  Rod Carew (12)
Top Hitter:  Rod Carew (5)
Top Pitcher:  Dave Goltz (20)
Top Draft Pick:  Lenny Faedo (#16)

Roster Continuity:  72.04%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
KC Royals9270.568--
Texas8775.5375.0
California8775.5375.0
Minnesota7389.45119.0
Chi White Sox7190.44120.5
Oakland6993.42623.0
Seattle56104.35035.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
15Dan Fordof33261970-1-18MLB151654461895.2.304-.193.1500.551.71055735.27.313.51.440.00000
5Roy Smalleyss18251974-1-1MLB1587024801025.7.280-.138.1601.212.71075333.112.110.00.930.00000
29Rod Carew1b-2b532UDFA: 1964MLB1526514091127.4.364-.160.1081.260.81474121.812.09.51.800.00000
16Butch Wynegarc69221974-2-38MLB135522372513.7.243-.123.0791.120.8772726.09.08.00.720.00000
24Willie Norwoodof84271972-3-56MLB125471356503.8.279-.154.1210.441.7763330.35.913.61.030.00000
26Mike Cubbage3b82271971-2-25MLB125444300625.5.301-.175.1190.911.6852623.49.09.91.160.00000
10Hosken Powellof-231975-1-19MLB121437308504.3.259-.113.0861.450.7692526.610.37.11.250.00000
32Bob Randall2b67301969-2-32MLB119375266404.1.287-.191.0511.090.0751415.76.45.91.350.00000
8Glenn Adamsof-301968-1-4MLB116329243384.2.269-.206.1320.532.1542632.55.29.71.220.00000
9Bombo Riveraof-25UDFA: 1981MLB101295196354.9.320-.124.0840.741.0551319.111.915.91.270.00000
34Jose Morales1b-c-33UDFA: 1964MLB101273187365.2.354-.236.0870.570.7601621.17.312.81.390.00000
1Larry Wolfe3b-2b-251973-9-203MLB88277195283.9.250-.085.0891.331.1411425.513.09.70.850.00000
7Rob Wilfong2b72241971-13-307MLB92235166244.0.304-.151.0560.700.444917.08.111.51.590.00000
12Rich Chilesof-281968-2-23MLB87225161233.9.294-.172.0750.800.4401324.58.911.11.120.00000
22Craig Kusick1b-29UDFA: 1980MLB77233172152.4.190.026.0990.971.724927.315.916.30.880.00000
14Glenn Borgmannc-281971-1-9MLB49147103154.0.217-.065.1221.062.018830.812.211.61.320.00000
33Dave Edwardsof-241971-7-163MLB15533475.5.333-.091.1360.541.97436.413.224.52.330.00000
Totals: (17 players)--632344097774.8.289-.149.0000.881.3108438826.49.610.81.17--0000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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