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1979 MINNESOTA TWINS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Bloomington,MN
Team Record:  82-80   .506
Result:   4th in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Gene Mauch
General Manager:   Calvin Griffith
Stadium:  Metropolitan Stadium
Attendance:  1,070,521
Playoffs: Season in progress

Minnesota Twins affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mike Marshall (36)
Youngest Player:  Terry Felton (21)
Longest Tenure:  Glenn Borgmann, Dave Goltz (8)
Top Hitter:  Roy Smalley (10)
Top Pitcher:  Jerry Koosman (9)
Top Draft Pick:  Kevin Brandt (#11)

Roster Continuity:  75.45%
American League Standings
WestWLPctGB
California8874.543--
KC Royals8577.5253.0
Texas8379.5125.0
Minnesota8280.5066.0
Chi White Sox7387.45614.0
Seattle6795.41421.0
Oakland54108.33334.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
5Roy Smalleyss10261974-1-1MLB162621941682832495238080481599.271.353.44102747294891106.0.274
15Ron Jackson1b-3b32261971-2-37MLB159583851584051468315159956414.271.337.4290250653450965.8.280
44Ken Landreauxof62241976-1-6MLB15156481172275158310337574410813.305.347.4500254623426976.2.314
16Butch Wynegarc45231974-2-38MLB149504741362007572274362511413.270.363.3510177595398755.1.277
7Rob Wilfong2b37251971-13-307MLB1404197113122695911429542325102.313.352.4580192485329786.4.333
2John Castino3b-2b41241976-3-58MLB14839349112138552522772102229.285.331.3970156445316544.6.336
10Hosken Powellof-241975-1-19MLB104338499917323651332531519.293.360.3790128380255535.6.311
8Glenn Adamsof-311968-1-4MLB119326349813185022252730163.301.350.4200137361240556.2.303
24Willie Norwoodof-281972-3-56MLB96270326713363095205102318.248.299.3850104294220313.8.285
9Bombo Riveraof7426UDFA: 1981MLB1122633774135231551740001316.281.324.3920103294214354.4.324
26Mike Cubbage3b-281971-2-25MLB94243266710122318392602542.276.371.350085291195364.9.297
33Dave Edwardsof-251971-7-163MLB9622942578083563244511305.249.323.389089257183294.3.278
32Bob Randall2b73311969-2-32MLB80199254970014221517001302.246.299.281056227167193.0.269
34Jose Morales1b-c-34UDFA: 1964MLB92191215151227001427254310.267.319.335064214157193.3.297
25Danny Goodwin1b-251975-1-1MLB5815922468552700112301205.289.335.497079172120286.4.313
12Rick Sofieldof-221975-1-13MLB35938285001223122700202.301.381.35503310772114.3.424
14Glenn Borgmannc-291971-1-9MLB3170414300810121100203.200.317.243017846162.5.237
22Craig Kusick1b-30UDFA: 1980MLB245481340360031100001.241.281.481026574285.1.250
35Gary Wardof-25UDFA: 1972MLB1014240001013300000.286.412.28604171123.9.364
37Jesus Vega1b-23UDFA: 1976MLB47000000000200000.000.000.0000077--.000
37Dan Grahamc-241977-24-604MLB24000000000000000.000.000.0000044--.000
Totals: (21 players)16255447641544256461127146645526693313714253116.278.341.4027432228629643568385.2.299

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
36Jerry Koosman935UDFA: 1964MLB20133.38373610200263.2268108991983157211.339.150.652.835.360.53.3031.11
30Dave Goltz17301967-5-96MLB14134.16363512110250.22821241162269132501.4010.120.792.484.740.52.3151.41
38Geoff Zahn28331968-5-86MLB1373.5726244010169.01817467134158101.319.640.692.183.090.71.2911.59
18Paul Hartzell63251975-10-217MLB6105.3628264000163.019310297184444101.4510.660.992.432.431.00.3021.60
28Mike Marshall1936-MLB10152.65901008432142.2132474284881811.268.330.503.035.110.59.2881.15
19Roger Erickson-221977-3-67MLB3105.6324210010123.01548677174847441.6411.271.243.513.441.02.3170.90
17Pete Redfern-241976-1-1MLB733.4940600131108.1106454283585511.308.810.662.917.060.41.3080.95
31Darrell Jackson-231977-9-223MLB444.28248107069.1893633526431001.6611.550.653.385.580.60.3640.93
27Mike Bacsik-271970-55-913MLB424.393100013065.261393262933201.378.360.823.974.520.88.2671.21
20Gary Serum-22UDFA: 1979MLB136.61205007064.0934747102031101.7713.081.412.814.360.65.3741.67
31Ken Brett-301966-1-4MLB004.9790001012.21677163001.7411.370.714.262.132.00--2.30
21Jeff Holly-261971-17-383MLB007.116000206.11075035002.0514.210.004.267.110.60.4761.17
40Kevin Stanfield-231976-7-126MLB006.003000003.0222000000.676.000.000.000.00--.2001.00
21Terry Felton-211976-2-34MLB000.001000102.0000001000.000.000.000.004.500.00.0000.25
23Paul Thormodsgard-25UDFA: 1978MLB009.001000001.0311101003.0027.009.000.009.000.00.5000.00
Totals: (21 players)82804.16162162313131331,44415907256671124527213971.439.910.802.824.490.63.315 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Butch WynegarC14665365610.9920.00 
Glenn BorgmannC311291110.9930.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron Jackson1B15714471379175.9940.00 
Danny Goodwin1B8402051.0000.00 
Craig Kusick1B8463061.0000.00 
Mike Cubbage1B140001.0000.00 
Jose Morales1B120001.0000.00 
Roy Smalley1B190021.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rob Wilfong2B1332873791492.9790.00 
Bob Randall2B71130166548.9830.00 
Mike Cubbage2B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John Castino3B143852771431.9630.00 
Mike Cubbage3B633494109.9280.00 
Bob Randall3B703001.0000.00 
Ron Jackson3B113001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy SmalleySS16129657229144.9680.00 
John CastinoSS56913.9370.00 
Ron JacksonSS10000.0000.00 
Bob RandallSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ken LandreauxOF1472921061.9810.00 
Bombo RiveraOF1051691220.9890.00 
Hosken PowellOF93165643.9770.00 
Dave EdwardsOF86165730.9830.00 
Willie NorwoodOF71147440.9740.00 
Glenn AdamsOF5366230.9580.00 
Rick SofieldOF3561131.9540.00 
Gary WardOF580001.0000.00 
Rob WilfongOF30000.0000.00 
Ron JacksonOF10000.0000.00 
Bob RandallOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mike MarshallP90142113114.9772.66 
Pete RedfernP401087912.9411.33 
Jerry KoosmanP37263105056.9232.05 
Dave GoltzP36250163423.9621.80 
Mike BacsikP316549001.0001.79 
Paul HartzellP28163143031.9362.43 
Geoff ZahnP2616983742.9182.40 
Roger EricksonP2412391721.9291.90 
Darrell JacksonP246931312.9412.08 
Gary SerumP206451010.9372.11 
Ken BrettP91233001.0004.43 
Jeff HollyP6601001.0001.48 
Kevin StanfieldP3310001.0003.00 
Terry FeltonP120000.0000.00 
Paul ThormodsgardP110000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jose MoralesDH77.0000.00 
Glenn AdamsDH55.0000.00 
Danny GoodwinDH51.0000.00 
Mike CubbageDH21.0000.00 
Willie NorwoodDH14.0000.00 
Craig KusickDH12.0000.00 
Hosken PowellDH5.0000.00 
Dave EdwardsDH3.0000.00 
Jesus VegaDH3.0000.00 
Gary WardDH3.0000.00 
Bombo RiveraDH2.0000.00 
Butch WynegarDH2.0000.00 
Dan GrahamDH1.0000.00 


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