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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:  -

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

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg112Joseph McCarthyOF Inactive
Jan-Reg238Scott StoltenbergSS-OF Retired
Jan-Reg364Tracy TurnerP Retired
Jan-Reg490John Damon2B Retired
Jan-Reg5114Ed HodgeP Retired
Jan-Reg6138Timothy JensenC Retired
Jan-Reg7160Bruce Amador2B Retired
Jan-Reg8178Nelson PageP Inactive
Jan-Reg9194Trent SmithP Retired
Jan-Reg10206Ken RolfeSS Inactive
Jan-Reg11216David WilsonP Retired
Jan-Reg12225Thomas PaulOF Inactive
Jan-Reg13232Richard Kingp Inactive
Jan-Reg14237Rick Kyzer3B Retired
Jan-Reg15241Lou Sottilep Retired
Jan-Reg16243Larry Mayp Retired
Jan-Sec119Joe PlummerP Retired
Jan-Sec241Mike MasonP Pitching Coach - Iowa (2012)
Jan-Sec351Jeff Viha2B Retired
Jan-Sec457Randy RamirezP Retired
June-Reg111Kevin BrandtOF Retired
June-Reg237Randy BushOF Retired
June-Reg363Tim LaudnerC Retired
June-Reg489Sam ArringtonP Retired
June-Reg5115Bob KonopaP Retired
June-Reg6141Rich ShefteSS Retired
June-Reg7167David Stokes3B Retired
June-Reg8193Ron WilkinsonSS Retired
June-Reg9219Paul VoigtOF Retired
June-Reg10245Mike KinnunenP Retired
June-Reg11271Bruce StockerOF Retired
June-Reg12297Rick Beswick2B Retired
June-Reg13323Tod Taylorp Inactive
June-Reg14349Andre DavidOF Hitting Coach - Northwest Arkansas (2014)
June-Reg15375Manny CollettiSS Retired
June-Reg16401Ken Francinguesp Retired
June-Reg17427Wayne Palicap Inactive
June-Reg18453Kevin MillerOF Retired
June-Reg19479Boyce Oroscop Retired
June-Reg20505Jack Gurholtp Retired
June-Reg21530Bill PiwnicaSS Retired
June-Reg22555Richard AustinOF Retired
June-Reg23580Tim Fagelyp Retired
June-Reg24604Bob Mulliganp Retired
June-Reg25628Brendan RosenbergOF Retired
June-Reg26652Randy Newmanp Retired
June-Reg27675Bill Lampeyp Inactive
June-Reg28697Alfredo AgrasOF-C Retired
June-Reg29718Edward OdinOF Inactive
June-Reg30739Tom ColburnC Retired
June-Reg31759Tom NietoC Manager - Gulf Coast Yankees (2014)
June-Reg32777David Zitkusp Inactive
June-Reg33795Derek BulcockSS Retired
June-Reg34812John LastingerOf Inactive
June-Sec111Gary Gaetti3B Manager - Sugar Land (2013)
June-Sec234Randy O'NealP Retired


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