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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

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttMIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-04-05@ SEA1L  2-30-1445,235Dave GoltzGlenn AbbottGlenn AbbottDave GoltzEnrique Romo23-1
1978-04-06@ SEA2W  5-41-1110,311Roger EricksonDick PoleRoger EricksonDick PoleTom Johnson770
1978-04-07@ SEA3L  3-61-2411,530Pete RedfernRick HoneycuttRick HoneycuttPete RedfernEnrique Romo1013-3
1978-04-08@ SEA4W  8-22-2312,896Paul ThormodsgardPaul MitchellPaul ThormodsgardPaul Mitchell 18153
1978-04-09@ SEA5W  8-63-2311,803Geoff ZahnTom HouseGary SerumTom House 26215
1978-04-10@ CAL6L  0-33-3510,074Dave GoltzKen BrettKen BrettDave Goltz 26242
1978-04-11@ CAL7W  8-14-3512,217Roger EricksonDon AaseRoger EricksonDon Aase 34259
1978-04-12@ CAL8L  5-94-4512,295Pete RedfernFrank TananaFrank TananaPete RedfernDave LaRoche39345
1978-04-13@ CAL9L  0-14-5511,702Paul ThormodsgardNolan RyanDave LaRocheTom Johnson 39354
1978-04-14vs SEA10W  14-55-5517,425 Geoff ZahnTom HouseGeoff ZahnTom House 534013
1978-04-15vs SEA11W  6-56-557,471 Dave GoltzJim ToddTom JohnsonJohn Montague 594514
1978-04-16vs SEA12L  5-86-750 Roger EricksonDick PoleDick PoleRoger EricksonShane Rawley645311
1978-04-16vs SEA13L  2-76-7514,021 Dave JohnsonTom HouseTom HouseDave Johnson 66606
1978-04-17vs OAK14L  2-76-852,054 Paul ThormodsgardPete BrobergPete BrobergPaul Thormodsgard 68671
1978-04-19vs OAK15L  5-66-951,935 Geoff ZahnRick LangfordElias SosaTom Johnson 73730
1978-04-21vs CAL16L  2-36-1054,516 Dave GoltzDon AaseDon AaseDave GoltzDave LaRoche7576-1
1978-04-22vs CAL17L  3-56-1156,566 Roger EricksonFrank TananaFrank TananaRoger EricksonPaul Hartzell7881-3
1978-04-25@ OAK18L  3-56-1350Paul ThormodsgardPete BrobergElias SosaGreg Thayer 8186-5
1978-04-25@ OAK19L  3-46-1354,808Geoff ZahnRick LangfordJoe ColemanTom Johnson 8490-6
1978-04-26@ OAK20L  8-96-1474,127Roger EricksonMatt KeoughJoe ColemanTom Johnson 9299-7
1978-04-27@ OAK21W  6-17-1464,645Gary SerumAlan WirthGary SerumAlan Wirth 98100-2
1978-04-28vs NYA22L  1-37-15611,674 Paul ThormodsgardEd FigueroaEd FigueroaPaul Thormodsgard 99103-4
1978-04-29vs NYA23W  3-18-15610,543 Geoff ZahnDick TidrowGeoff ZahnDick Tidrow 102104-2
1978-04-30vs NYA24L  2-38-16613,929 Roger EricksonRon GuidryRich GossageMac Scarce 104107-3
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttMIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-05-03@ BOS25L  9-118-17616,403Gary SerumLuis TiantTom BurgmeierDave JohnsonBob Stanley113118-5
1978-05-04@ BOS26L  1-88-18615,784Paul ThormodsgardDennis EckersleyDennis EckersleyPaul Thormodsgard 114126-12
1978-05-05@ BAL27L  1-28-1973,897Geoff ZahnMike FlanaganMike FlanaganGeoff Zahn 115128-13
1978-05-06@ BAL28W  8-79-19626,870Roger EricksonDennis MartinezGreg ThayerDon StanhouseTom Johnson123135-12
1978-05-07@ BAL29W  15-910-1968,923Gary SerumJim PalmerMac ScarceJim Palmer 138144-6
1978-05-09@ NYA30L  1-310-20611,271Paul ThormodsgardCatfish HunterCatfish HunterPaul ThormodsgardSparky Lyle139147-8
1978-05-10@ CHA31L  2-710-2178,338Roger EricksonRich WorthamRich WorthamRoger Erickson 141154-13
1978-05-13vs BOS32L  2-410-2277,914 Geoff ZahnMike TorrezMike TorrezGeoff ZahnTom Burgmeier143158-15
1978-05-14vs BOS33L  2-610-2377,008 Paul ThormodsgardDennis EckersleyDennis EckersleyPaul ThormodsgardTom Burgmeier145164-19
1978-05-15vs BAL34W  9-611-2363,847 Roger EricksonDennis MartinezMike MarshallJohn Flinn 154170-16
1978-05-16vs BAL35W  8-112-2354,893 Dave GoltzJim PalmerDave GoltzJim PalmerTom Johnson162171-9
1978-05-18@ KCA36W  8-613-23517,459Geoff ZahnDennis LeonardGeoff ZahnDennis LeonardMike Marshall170177-7
1978-05-19@ KCA37W  5-314-23531,574Roger EricksonAndy HasslerRoger EricksonMarty PattinMike Marshall175180-5
1978-05-20@ KCA38L  3-614-24530,312Paul ThormodsgardRich GaleRich GalePaul ThormodsgardAl Hrabosky178186-8
1978-05-21@ KCA39W  3-215-24529,079Gary SerumPaul SplittorffGary SerumPaul SplittorffMike Marshall181188-7
1978-05-22vs TEX40W  2-016-2456,108 Geoff ZahnJon MatlackGeoff ZahnJon MatlackMike Marshall183188-5
1978-05-23vs TEX41W  5-217-2456,791 Roger EricksonJim UmbargerRoger EricksonJim Umbarger 188190-2
1978-05-24vs TEX42L  2-317-2557,598 Paul ThormodsgardDock EllisPaul LindbladMike MarshallDoc Medich190193-3
1978-05-25vs TEX43L  1-717-2657,644 Gary SerumFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsGary Serum 191200-9
1978-05-28vs KCA44L  7-817-27522,266 Paul ThormodsgardAndy HasslerLarry GuraMike Marshall 198208-10
1978-05-29@ TEX45L  1-718-2850Gary SerumDock EllisDock EllisGary Serum 199215-16
1978-05-29@ TEX46W  7-218-28528,317Roger EricksonJim UmbargerRoger EricksonJim UmbargerMike Marshall206217-11
1978-05-30@ TEX47W  2-019-28512,718Geoff ZahnFergie JenkinsGeoff ZahnFergie JenkinsMike Marshall208217-9
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttMIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-06-01@ TEX48L  7-1019-29516,084Paul ThormodsgardDoyle AlexanderSteve ComerMike Marshall 215227-12
1978-06-02@ DET49W  4-220-29521,127Roger EricksonJack BillinghamRoger EricksonJack BillinghamMike Marshall219229-10
1978-06-03@ DET50W  9-221-29521,227Dave GoltzBob SykesDave GoltzBob Sykes 228231-3
1978-06-04@ DET51L  4-621-30536,575Geoff ZahnSteve BakerJack MorrisGeoff Zahn 232237-5
1978-06-07vs CHA52L  3-821-3166,627 Roger EricksonKen KravecKen KravecRoger Erickson 235245-10
1978-06-08vs CHA53L  1-221-32611,071 Dave GoltzWilbur WoodWilbur WoodDave GoltzJim Willoughby236247-11
1978-06-09@ CLE54L  3-721-3368,390Geoff ZahnDavid ClydeDavid ClydeGeoff ZahnJim Kern239254-15
1978-06-10@ CLE55L  3-421-34616,048Roger EricksonRick WiseRick WiseMike MarshallJim Kern242258-16
1978-06-11@ CLE56L  1-221-35625,547Gary SerumDon HoodMike PaxtonMike Marshall 243260-17
1978-06-13@ TOR57W  2-023-3560Dave GoltzBalor MooreDave GoltzBalor MooreMike Marshall245260-15
1978-06-13@ TOR58W  7-223-35614,489Geoff ZahnJim ClancyGeoff ZahnJim Clancy 252262-10
1978-06-14vs CLE59W  8-224-3566,612 Roger EricksonDavid ClydeRoger EricksonDavid Clyde 260264-4
1978-06-16vs DET60W  5-225-3569,479 Darrell JacksonDave RozemaDarrell JacksonDave Rozema 265266-1
1978-06-17vs DET61W  3-126-3569,807 Geoff ZahnMilt WilcoxGeoff ZahnMilt Wilcox 2682671
1978-06-18vs DET62W  8-427-35621,480 Dave GoltzJim SlatonDave GoltzJim SlatonMike Marshall2762715
1978-06-20vs CAL63L  5-1027-36612,330 Roger EricksonFrank TananaFrank TananaRoger Erickson 2812810
1978-06-21vs CAL64L  2-527-37610,801 Geoff ZahnDon AaseDon AaseGeoff Zahn 283286-3
1978-06-22vs CAL65L  2-427-3867,488 Gary SerumKen BrettDave LaRocheMike Marshall 285290-5
1978-06-23@ CHA66W  2-128-38628,082Dave GoltzKen KravecDave GoltzKen Kravec 287291-4
1978-06-24@ CHA67L  4-728-39627,433Darrell JacksonWilbur WoodWilbur WoodDarrell JacksonLerrin LaGrow291298-7
1978-06-25@ CHA68W  8-530-3960Geoff ZahnSteve StoneMike MarshallRon Schueler 299303-4
1978-06-25@ CHA69W  9-630-39620,137Roger EricksonRich HintonRoger EricksonRich HintonMike Marshall308309-1
1978-06-26@ MIL70L  2-830-4067,988Gary SerumLary SorensenLary SorensenGary Serum 310317-7
1978-06-27@ MIL71L  6-1330-41616,137Dave GoltzMoose HaasAndy ReplogleDave Goltz 316330-14
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttMIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-07-01vs CHA72W  10-031-4167,533 Dave GoltzFrancisco BarriosDave GoltzFrancisco Barrios 326330-4
1978-07-02vs CHA73L  5-832-4260 Geoff ZahnWilbur WoodWilbur WoodGeoff ZahnJim Willoughby331338-7
1978-07-02vs CHA74W  9-532-42626,897 Darrell JacksonRon SchuelerMike MarshallRon Schueler 340343-3
1978-07-03vs MIL75W  7-233-42619,062 Roger EricksonJerry AugustineRoger EricksonJerry Augustine 3473452
1978-07-04vs MIL76W  7-234-42626,263 Gary SerumBill TraversGary SerumBill Travers 3543477
1978-07-05vs MIL77W  3-135-42611,409 Dave GoltzLary SorensenDave GoltzLary Sorensen 3573489
1978-07-07@ OAK78W  3-237-4250Geoff ZahnSteve RenkoGeoff ZahnSteve RenkoMike Marshall36035010
1978-07-07@ OAK79W  1-037-4257,239Darrell JacksonRick LangfordDarrell JacksonRick Langford 36135011
1978-07-08@ OAK80W  9-838-42512,201Roger EricksonPete BrobergMike MarshallDave Heaverlo 37035812
1978-07-09@ OAK81W  7-039-4254,720Dave GoltzPete BrobergDave GoltzPete Broberg 37735819
1978-07-13@ BAL82L  6-839-4358,119Dave GoltzMike FlanaganMike FlanaganDave GoltzTippy Martinez38336617
1978-07-14@ BAL83L  1-539-44524,195Geoff ZahnScott McGregorScott McGregorGeoff Zahn 38437113
1978-07-15@ BOS84L  4-539-45532,861Darrell JacksonBill LeeBill LeeDarrell JacksonBob Stanley38837612
1978-07-16@ BOS85L  3-539-4750Gary SerumDennis EckersleyDennis EckersleyRoric HarrisonBill Campbell39138110
1978-07-16@ BOS86L  2-339-47535,589Roger EricksonJim WrightJim WrightRoger EricksonBob Stanley3933849
1978-07-17@ BOS87L  2-339-48533,233Dave GoltzLuis TiantBill CampbellMike Marshall 3953878
1978-07-19vs NYA88L  0-239-49529,591 Geoff ZahnEd FigueroaEd FigueroaGeoff Zahn 3953896
1978-07-20vs NYA89L  0-439-50530,660 Darrell JacksonRon GuidryRon GuidryDarrell Jackson 3953932
1978-07-21vs BAL90L  4-539-51514,702 Roger EricksonMike FlanaganDon StanhouseMike Marshall 3993981
1978-07-22vs BAL91W  5-440-51510,063 Dave GoltzScott McGregorDave GoltzScott McGregor 4044022
1978-07-23vs BAL92L  5-840-52530,896 Gary SerumJim PalmerJim PalmerGary SerumDon Stanhouse409410-1
1978-07-24vs BOS93W  5-441-5350 Darrell JacksonTom BurgmeierDarrell JacksonDick DragoMike Marshall4144140
1978-07-24vs BOS94L  2-441-53521,580 Geoff ZahnMike TorrezAndy HasslerGeoff ZahnBob Stanley416418-2
1978-07-25vs BOS95W  5-242-53518,608 Roger EricksonBill LeeRoger EricksonBill LeeMike Marshall4214201
1978-07-26vs TOR96L  1-542-5456,014 Dave GoltzBalor MooreBalor MooreDave Goltz 422425-3
1978-07-27vs TOR97W  6-343-54518,285 Stan PerzanowskiJim ClancyStan PerzanowskiJim Clancy 4284280
1978-07-28@ NYA98W  7-544-54525,037Geoff ZahnDick TidrowMike MarshallSparky Lyle 4354332
1978-07-29@ NYA99L  3-744-55546,711Darrell JacksonKen ClayKen ClayDarrell JacksonRich Gossage438440-2
1978-07-30@ NYA100L  3-445-5650Roger EricksonRon GuidryRich GossageMike Marshall 441444-3
1978-07-30@ NYA101W  2-045-56541,491Dave GoltzJim BeattieDave GoltzJim BeattieMike Marshall443444-1
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttMIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-08-01@ SEA102L  6-1345-5759,272Stan PerzanowskiPaul MitchellTom HouseStan Perzanowski 449457-8
1978-08-02@ SEA103L  1-345-5858,394Geoff ZahnJim ColbornJim ColbornGeoff Zahn 450460-10
1978-08-03@ SEA104L  5-645-5959,471Darrell JacksonRick HoneycuttEnrique RomoMike Marshall 455466-11
1978-08-04@ CAL105L  3-1245-60517,411Dave GoltzAl FitzmorrisAl FitzmorrisGary SerumKen Brett458478-20
1978-08-05@ CAL106W  4-346-6150Roger EricksonFrank TananaRoger EricksonFrank Tanana 462481-19
1978-08-05@ CAL107L  3-446-61541,723Stan PerzanowskiChris KnappChris KnappStan PerzanowskiDave LaRoche465485-20
1978-08-06@ CAL108L  3-446-62517,628Geoff ZahnNolan RyanDave LaRocheMike Marshall 468489-21
1978-08-07vs SEA109L  5-646-6366,657 Darrell JacksonJim ColbornJim ToddStan Perzanowski 473495-22
1978-08-08vs SEA110W  10-247-6356,499 Gary SerumRick HoneycuttGary SerumRick Honeycutt 483497-14
1978-08-09vs SEA111L  1-447-6456,814 Roger EricksonGlenn AbbottGlenn AbbottRoger EricksonJim Todd484501-17
1978-08-11vs OAK112L  0-248-6550 Geoff ZahnRick LangfordRick LangfordGeoff Zahn 484503-19
1978-08-11vs OAK113W  3-248-65513,795 Darrell JacksonPete BrobergDarrell JacksonPete BrobergMike Marshall487505-18
1978-08-12vs OAK114W  6-349-65511,740 Stan PerzanowskiSteve RenkoStan PerzanowskiSteve RenkoMike Marshall493508-15
1978-08-13vs OAK115W  3-151-6550 Gary SerumMatt KeoughGary SerumMatt Keough 496509-13
1978-08-13vs OAK116W  2-151-65518,577 Roger EricksonMike NorrisRoger EricksonMike Norris 498510-12
1978-08-14@ CLE117L  3-451-6656,513Jeff HollyMike PaxtonMike PaxtonJeff HollyJim Kern501514-13
1978-08-15@ CLE118W  9-852-6656,971Darrell JacksonRick WaitsMike MarshallSid MongeGary Serum510522-12
1978-08-16vs KCA119W  5-153-6750 Geoff ZahnDoug BirdGeoff ZahnDoug Bird 515523-8
1978-08-16vs KCA120L  7-1153-67514,640 Stan PerzanowskiPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffStan PerzanowskiSteve Mingori522534-12
1978-08-17vs KCA121W  6-554-67515,936 Roger EricksonLarry GuraRoger EricksonLarry Gura 528539-11
1978-08-18vs TOR122W  4-355-6754,599 Dave GoltzTom UnderwoodJeff HollyTom Murphy 532542-10
1978-08-19vs TOR123W  5-056-67510,745 Gary SerumJerry GarvinGary SerumJerry Garvin 537542-5
1978-08-20vs TOR124L  2-656-68511,685 Stan PerzanowskiDon KirkwoodDon KirkwoodStan PerzanowskiTom Murphy539548-9
1978-08-21vs DET125L  6-956-6957,419 Geoff ZahnJack BillinghamJack BillinghamGeoff Zahn 545557-12
1978-08-22vs DET126L  3-756-7057,726 Darrell JacksonJim SlatonJim SlatonStan Perzanowski 548564-16
1978-08-23vs TEX127L  0-256-7157,157 Roger EricksonSteve ComerSteve ComerRoger Erickson 548566-18
1978-08-24vs TEX128L  1-456-7258,666 Dave GoltzFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsDave Goltz 549570-21
1978-08-25@ TOR129L  3-756-73515,206Gary SerumDon KirkwoodDon KirkwoodGary SerumMike Willis552577-25
1978-08-26@ TOR130L  3-456-74525,601Geoff ZahnJesse JeffersonVictor CruzGeoff Zahn 555581-26
1978-08-27@ TOR131W  3-257-74522,023Roger EricksonJim ClancyMike MarshallMike Willis 558583-25
1978-08-29@ DET132L  2-457-75513,839Dave GoltzMilt WilcoxMilt WilcoxDave Goltz 560587-27
1978-08-31@ DET133W  4-158-75516,995Geoff ZahnKip YoungGeoff ZahnKip YoungMike Marshall564588-24
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttMIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-09-01vs CLE134L  1-458-7654,917 Roger EricksonDavid ClydeDavid ClydeRoger EricksonDan Spillner565592-27
1978-09-02vs CLE135W  2-159-7656,775 Dave GoltzPaul ReuschelDave GoltzPaul ReuschelMike Marshall567593-26
1978-09-03vs CLE136W  12-361-7650 Gary SerumRick WiseGary SerumRick Wise 579596-17
1978-09-03vs CLE137W  4-361-76510,240 Stan PerzanowskiDave FreislebenMike MarshallJim Kern 583599-16
1978-09-04vs CHA138W  2-162-7656,978 Geoff ZahnFrancisco BarriosGeoff ZahnFrancisco Barrios 585600-15
1978-09-05vs CHA139L  3-462-7753,630 Roger EricksonSteve TroutSteve TroutRoger EricksonLerrin LaGrow588604-16
1978-09-06vs CHA140L  0-162-7853,648 Dave GoltzKen KravecKen KravecDave Goltz 588605-17
1978-09-08vs MIL141L  0-362-7959,262 Gary SerumAndy ReplogleAndy ReplogleGary Serum 588608-20
1978-09-09vs MIL142L  0-362-80510,639 Roger EricksonMike CaldwellMike CaldwellRoger Erickson 588611-23
1978-09-10vs MIL143W  3-163-80510,512 Dave GoltzBill TraversDave GoltzBill Travers 591612-21
1978-09-11@ CHA144W  3-164-8057,342Geoff ZahnKen KravecGeoff ZahnKen KravecMike Marshall594613-19
1978-09-12@ CHA145L  1-664-8156,279Gary SerumRich HintonRich HintonGary Serum 595619-24
1978-09-15@ MIL146W  10-365-81512,496Roger EricksonBill TraversRoger EricksonBill Travers 605622-17
1978-09-16@ MIL147W  5-266-81437,809Dave GoltzLary SorensenDave GoltzLary SorensenMike Marshall610624-14
1978-09-17@ MIL148W  4-367-81411,007Gary SerumAndy ReplogleGary SerumAndy ReplogleMike Marshall614627-13
1978-09-18vs CAL149W  10-468-8142,278 Geoff ZahnChris KnappGeoff ZahnChris KnappStan Perzanowski624631-7
1978-09-19vs CAL150L  1-468-8243,747 Roger EricksonNolan RyanNolan RyanRoger Erickson 625635-10
1978-09-20vs TEX151W  5-369-8242,736 Dave GoltzSteve ComerDave GoltzSteve Comer 630638-8
1978-09-21vs TEX152L  3-669-8343,312 Gary SerumJon MatlackJon MatlackGary Serum 633644-11
1978-09-22vs KCA153L  2-470-8440 Darrell JacksonLarry GuraLarry GuraDarrell Jackson 635648-13
1978-09-22vs KCA154W  4-070-8445,175 Geoff ZahnMarty PattinGeoff ZahnMarty Pattin 639648-9
1978-09-23vs KCA155L  1-370-85413,288 Roger EricksonPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffRoger EricksonAl Hrabosky640651-11
1978-09-24vs KCA156W  6-471-8546,627 Dave GoltzRich GaleDave GoltzSteve Mingori 646655-9
1978-09-25@ TEX157L  2-371-8646,404Gary SerumJon MatlackReggie ClevelandMike Marshall 648658-10
1978-09-26@ TEX158W  6-272-8646,797Geoff ZahnDoc MedichMike MarshallPaul Mirabella 654660-6
1978-09-27@ TEX159L  5-1072-8749,601Roger EricksonFergie JenkinsPaul MirabellaStan Perzanowski 659670-11
1978-09-29@ KCA160L  0-472-88431,794Darrell JacksonDennis LeonardDennis LeonardDarrell Jackson 659674-15
1978-09-30@ KCA161W  7-373-88429,089Gary SerumSteve BusbyMike MarshallRandy McGilberry 666677-11
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttMIN PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-10-01@ KCA162L  0-173-89423,794Geoff ZahnLarry GuraGeorge ThroopGeoff ZahnBill Paschall666678-12


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