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1979 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  85-76   .528
Result:   5th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Sparky Anderson, Les Moss, Dick Tracewski
General Manager:   Jim Campbell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,630,929
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jack Billingham (36)
Youngest Player:  Bruce Robbins (19)
Longest Tenure:  John Hiller (14)
Top Hitter:  Steve Kemp (19)
Top Pitcher:  Jack Morris (11)
Top Draft Pick:  Rick Leach (#13)

Roster Continuity:  82.85%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10257.642--
Milwaukee9566.5908.0
Boston9169.56911.5
NY Yankees8971.55613.5
Detroit8576.52818.0
Cleveland8180.50322.0
Toronto53109.32750.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGPAOutsRCRC/GbabipSAISObb/kHR%SglXBHXBH%BB%SO%G/FP/PaPitStrBalSwg
8Ron LeFloreof2131UDFA: 1973MLB148654452985.9.343-.107.1150.551.41394122.88.014.51.730.00000
13Lance Parrishc64231974-1-16MLB143548383765.4.316-.178.1800.473.5884835.38.919.21.060.00000
30Jason Thompson1b66241975-4-75MLB145569392704.9.261-.100.1580.783.5843730.612.315.81.000.00000
33Steve Kempof19241976-1-1MLB1345703631128.3.323-.182.2250.974.61015535.311.912.30.990.00000
3Alan Trammellss50211976-2-26MLB142520370594.3.300-.176.0810.781.21062116.58.310.60.880.00000
27Jerry Moralesof9730UDFA: 1982MLB129482376443.2.209-.130.1530.542.9553840.96.211.60.940.00000
1Lou Whitaker2b29221975-5-99MLB127520340725.7.330-.078.0921.180.6962520.715.012.71.430.00000
4Aurelio Rodriguez3b-31UDFA: 1966MLB106363275343.3.272-.227.0960.281.4642326.43.011.01.150.00000
24Champ Summersof-33UDFA: 1971MLB90290180659.8.294-.146.3011.216.9443342.913.811.41.110.00000
10Rusty Staubof-1b9235UDFA: 1962MLB68288202385.1.220-.102.1661.783.1362237.911.16.30.810.00000
14John Wockenfussc-1b-301967-42-760MLB87254184385.6.258-.186.2420.455.9362541.07.115.71.020.00000
35Lynn Jonesof-261974-10-237MLB95233163305.0.314-.202.0940.771.7511219.07.39.41.510.00000
16Tom Brookens3b-251975-1-4MLB60208151224.0.313-.168.1110.281.9391122.05.319.20.840.00000
5Mark Wagnerss-251972-19-452MLB75171119173.8.320-.158.0410.640.636410.09.414.61.730.00000
2Phil Mankowski3b-261970-9-212MLB421138472.2.256-.121.0410.630.018418.28.814.20.860.00000
21Al Greeneof-24UDFA: 1978MLB29705441.9.119.017.1690.674.34450.014.321.40.850.00000
12Ed Putmanc-1b-251975-1-3MLB21433254.2.280-.154.2310.334.74555.69.327.90.800.00000
23Kirk Gibsonof-221978-1-12MLB12393243.4.235-.211.1580.332.65444.42.67.71.170.00000
22Dave Stegmanof-251976-2-34MLB12332644.4.120-.129.2900.679.13350.06.19.11.090.00000
9Dave Machemer2b-281972-4-82MLB19302511.0.208-.192.0391.500.04120.010.06.72.330.00000
25Tim Corcoran1b-of-26UDFA: 1974MLB18272022.8.238-.045.0462.000.04120.014.87.44.670.00000
32Rick Petersof-231977-7-161MLB12251535.1.312.000.0001.670.0500.020.012.02.000.00000
34Dan Gonzalesof-251972-2-43MLB7181610.9.250-.167.0560.000.03125.00.011.11.000.00000
12Milt Mayc-281968-11-237MLB612925.0.300-.182.1821.000.01266.78.38.36.000.00000
47Jack Morrisp-241976-5-98MLB2800--.000-.000----00----------0000
Totals: (25 players)--608042638065.1.288-.145.0000.712.7102642029.09.513.41.12--0000
FIELDING STATISTICS


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