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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

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Fernando Arroyo27600000000001.000------------------120
Steve Baker222100000000001.000------------------380
Jack Billingham36350000000000.931------------------6212
Tom Brookens250001942000001------.963.945----------7614111
Sheldon Burnside241000000000001.000------------------040
Mike Chris211300000000001.000------------------180
Tim Corcoran2600500000092----1.000------------1.0004520
Mark Fidrych24400000000001.000------------------210
Kirk Gibson22000000000100------------------1.0001500
Dan Gonzales2500000000031------------------1.000300
Al Greene24000000000615------------------1.0001400
John Hiller364300000000001.000------------------4100
Lynn Jones26000000000846------------------.98014233
Steve Kemp2400000000012011------------------.976229126
Ron LeFlore3100000000011334------------------.99029363
Aurelio Lopez30610000000000.960------------------9151
Dave Machemer28000110000011------.972----------1.00018201
Phil Mankowski26000036000001--------.963----------22563
Milt May2805000000000--1.000----------------1910
Jerry Morales300000000001197------------------.98620663
Jack Morris24270000000001.949------------------14232
Lance Parrish230142000000000--.989----------------707799
Rick Peters2300023000013------1.000.000--------1.000402
Dan Petry20150000000000.909------------------9112
Ed Putman25016500000000--1.000.974--------------7571
Bruce Robbins191000000000001.000------------------150
Aurelio Rodriguez310010106000000--------.956----------7221113
Dave Rozema22160000000000.960------------------7171
Rusty Staub35000000000066--------------------
Dave Stegman25000000000120------------------1.0003500
Champ Summers330040000006910----1.000------------.98911041
Bruce Taylor26100000000000.833------------------231
Jason Thompson240014000000002----.994--------------1176918
Dave Tobik263700000000001.000------------------550
Alan Trammell210000014200000----------.961--------24538826
Pat Underwood22270000000000.941------------------1151
Mark Wagner250002924100001------.960--.974--------881468
Lou Whitaker220001260000000------.986------------2803699
Milt Wilcox293300000000001.000------------------10410
John Wockenfuss3002031000000618--.983.996------------1.000318263
Kip Young241300000000001.000------------------3100


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