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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: Season in progress

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

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg114Michael CampP Retired
Jan-Reg240Dave KirbyOF Retired
Jan-Reg366Brian StehlingP Retired
Jan-Reg492Gary Zelmanski1B Retired
Jan-Reg5116Mike Querrey1B Inactive
Jan-Reg6139Ricky GomezSS-2B Inactive
Jan-Reg7161John CollierP Inactive
Jan-Sec112Howard Johnson3B Retired
Jan-Sec236J.J. RobinsonP Retired
Jan-Sec348Ell RobersonOF Retired
June-Reg113Rick LeachOF Retired
June-Reg123Chris BakerOF Retired
June-Reg239Keith FisherC Retired
June-Reg365Randy HarveyOF Retired
June-Reg491Luis SanchezP Retired
June-Reg5117Jon DriverC Retired
June-Reg6143David ArnoldSS Inactive
June-Reg7169Charlie NailP Retired
June-Reg8195Vern FollowellSS Retired
June-Reg9221Michael Schoeller1B Retired
June-Reg10247Winston FicklinnF Retired
June-Reg11273Anthony BarracoOF Retired
June-Reg12299Mike WarrenP Retired
June-Reg13325Mitch Seoane2B Retired
June-Reg14351Gordon Chretienp Retired
June-Reg15377Jeff KenagaOF Retired
June-Reg16403Ron LindbergOF Retired
June-Reg17429John Lackeyp Retired
June-Reg18455Steve Hendrixp Inactive
June-Reg19481Steve Dunnp Retired
June-Reg20507Greg FunkSS Retired
June-Reg21532Michael Krillp Retired
June-Reg22557Ken Baldwin2B Retired
June-Reg23582Audie ColeOF Retired
June-Reg24606John WellsOF Retired
June-Reg25630William HardyOF Retired
June-Reg26654Michael Ward1B Retired
June-Reg27677Bob Bresnenp Retired
June-Reg28699Scott Vaughnp Retired
June-Reg29720Terry Schalkp Inactive
June-Reg30741Randy Nelsonp Retired
June-Reg31761Scott Bollensp Retired
June-Reg32779Wilson TuckerOF Retired
June-Reg33797Mark McKnight2B Retired
June-Sec117Paul FoxP Retired
June-Sec239James GoodOF Retired


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