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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
DatePitcherHandAgeGame ResultOppGS#CareerDecIPHRERHRBBSOPitBalStrStr%W-LERAWHIP
1979-04-06Dave GoltzR30W 5-3@ OAK1181W8.1833013000--1-03.381.13
1979-04-07Roger EricksonR23W 3-1@ OAK138-9.0411131000--0-01.000.78
1979-04-08Geoff ZahnL33W 3-1@ OAK191W9.0311007000--1-01.000.33
1979-04-10Jerry KoosmanL35W 8-1@ CAL1347W7.2811045000--1-01.131.50
1979-04-11Dave GoltzR30L 2-11@ CAL2182L6.11065031000--1-14.801.47
1979-04-12Roger EricksonR23L 1-7@ CAL239L3.2633110000--0-12.771.08
1979-04-13Geoff ZahnL33W 8-2@ SEA292W6.0822110000--2-01.800.80
1979-04-14Paul HartzellR25W 6-5@ SEA151-7.11255022000--0-06.432.00
1979-04-15Jerry KoosmanL35W 18-6@ SEA2348W9.01266315000--2-03.711.47
1979-04-17Dave GoltzR30L 0-6vs CAL3183L4.1944100000--1-25.681.63
1979-04-18Roger EricksonR23L 6-11vs CAL340L1.2452041000--0-23.861.57
1979-04-19Paul HartzellR25L 4-6vs CAL252-7.0733312000--0-05.141.57
1979-04-21Jerry KoosmanL35W 6-5vs SEA3349W6.21054025000--3-04.301.61
1979-04-22Dave GoltzR30W 3-1vs SEA4184W9.0511042000--2-24.181.43
1979-04-24Roger EricksonR23L 2-7@ CLE441L1.2466140000--0-36.751.88
1979-04-25Paul HartzellR25W 4-2@ CLE353-4.2522112000--0-04.741.47
1979-04-27Jerry KoosmanL35W 5-3@ DET4350W8.0733228000--4-04.061.48
1979-04-28Dave GoltzR30L 3-5@ DET5185L6.0944031000--2-34.501.53
1979-04-29Geoff ZahnL33W 5-3@ DET393W5.21133012000--3-02.571.14
1979-04-30Paul HartzellR25W 6-3@ TOR454W9.0733120000--1-04.181.32
1979-05-01Jerry KoosmanL35W 3-2@ TOR5351W6.0922025000--5-03.891.54
1979-05-02Dave GoltzR30W 7-5@ TOR6186W7.01055122000--3-34.831.56
1979-05-03Roger EricksonR23W 7-6vs DET542-1.1433032000--0-37.942.18
1979-05-04Pete RedfernR25W 7-6vs DET154-4.0531044000--1-01.691.31
1979-05-05Paul HartzellR26L 4-8vs DET555L4.01166031000--1-15.341.59
1979-05-06Jerry KoosmanL35W 9-6vs DET6352-7.1965125000--5-04.201.51
1979-05-07Dave GoltzR30W 6-1vs TOR7187W9.0711026000--4-34.141.46
1979-05-08Roger EricksonR23W 16-6vs TOR643-5.0755122000--0-38.182.09
1979-05-11Paul HartzellR26W 4-3vs CLE656-7.0633124000--1-15.081.51
1979-05-12Jerry KoosmanL35W 4-0vs CLE7353W7.2400065000--6-03.631.50
1979-05-13Dave GoltzR30L 2-3vs CLE8188L9.0833014000--4-43.971.39
1979-05-14Roger EricksonR23L 5-7vs TEX744-5.0844030000--0-38.002.11
1979-05-15Pete RedfernR25L 8-9vs TEX255-5.0744213000--1-03.431.43
1979-05-16Paul HartzellR26L 4-8vs TEX757L5.2877010000--1-25.801.51
1979-05-17Jerry KoosmanL35W 7-6@ KCA8354W8.0853034000--7-03.601.48
1979-05-18Dave GoltzR30W 10-6@ KCA9189-8.2966022000--4-44.241.37
1979-05-20Roger EricksonR23L 1-5@ KCA845L6.0645133000--0-47.912.00
1979-05-21Paul HartzellR26W 7-6@ TEX858-5.2854111000--1-25.941.54
1979-05-22Jerry KoosmanL35L 3-4@ TEX9355L7.1844113000--7-13.711.44
1979-05-23Dave GoltzR30L 2-7@ TEX10190L5.0766413000--4-54.681.38
1979-05-25Roger EricksonR23L 3-4vs KCA946-6.0822113000--0-47.151.92
1979-05-26Paul HartzellR26L 4-7vs KCA959L6.2955001000--1-36.001.51
1979-05-27Jerry KoosmanL35L 1-2vs KCA10356L9.0722116000--7-23.511.38
1979-05-28Dave GoltzR30W 10-7vs OAK11191-6.0855112000--4-54.901.39
1979-05-30Roger EricksonR23L 4-5vs OAK1047L6.1755012000--0-57.041.80
1979-05-31Paul HartzellR26W 13-2vs OAK1060W9.01222002000--2-35.451.48
1979-06-01Jerry KoosmanL35L 2-5vs BOS11357L9.0455164000--7-33.661.35
1979-06-02Dave GoltzR30W 8-2vs BOS12192W9.0622023000--5-54.601.34
1979-06-03Geoff ZahnL33L 2-8vs BOS494L3.0333101000--3-13.381.13
1979-06-04Roger EricksonR23L 2-3@ BAL1148-6.0722114000--0-56.581.75
1979-06-05Paul HartzellR26W 3-1@ BAL1161W8.1511003000--3-34.991.39
1979-06-06Jerry KoosmanL35L 2-3@ NYA12358L8.1733035000--7-43.641.34
1979-06-07Geoff ZahnL33W 4-1@ NYA595W5.1311120000--4-13.101.10
1979-06-08Dave GoltzR30L 1-2@ BOS13193L7.2922033000--5-64.451.37
1979-06-09Roger EricksonR23L 6-12@ BOS1249L4.11077302000--0-67.231.80
1979-06-10Paul HartzellR26L 0-5@ BOS1262L6.0844222000--3-45.061.41
1979-06-12Jerry KoosmanL35L 1-4vs NYA13359L8.2944031000--7-53.671.34
1979-06-13Dave GoltzR30W 8-7vs NYA14194-4.0766313000--5-64.821.39
1979-06-14Geoff ZahnL33W 4-2vs NYA696W6.0522132000--5-13.091.14
1979-06-15Paul HartzellR26L 5-6vs BAL1363-6.2744212000--3-45.071.39
1979-06-17Jerry KoosmanL35L 5-8vs BAL14360L3.2766111000--7-64.081.38
1979-06-19Dave GoltzR30L 9-10@ MIL15195-2.21055011000--5-65.121.46
1979-06-20Paul HartzellR26L 3-8@ MIL1464L5.2963032000--3-55.031.43
1979-06-21Gary SerumR23L 2-3@ MIL124L7.01033003000--0-14.851.38
1979-06-22Geoff ZahnL34W 5-3@ CHA797W8.0733011000--6-13.141.12
1979-06-23Dave GoltzR30W 6-1@ CHA16196W9.0711029000--6-64.781.42
1979-06-24Darrell JacksonL23W 4-3@ CHA116-4.2532012000--0-05.141.57
1979-06-24Jerry KoosmanL36W 7-1@ CHA15361W8.0711037000--8-63.801.35
1979-06-26Paul HartzellR26W 8-7vs MIL1565-3.2766022000--3-55.441.48
1979-06-27Gary SerumR23L 8-9vs MIL225L4.21288332000--0-26.601.70
1979-06-28Dave GoltzR30L 5-6vs MIL17197-8.2754055000--6-64.731.42
1979-06-29Jerry KoosmanL36W 5-2vs CHA16362W9.0722146000--9-63.671.34
1979-06-30Geoff ZahnL34W 16-4vs CHA898W8.11143102000--7-13.181.16
1979-07-01Paul HartzellR26W 2-1vs CHA1666W10.0811121000--4-55.011.43
1979-07-02Darrell JacksonL23W 7-0vs SEA217W8.0500032000--1-02.651.29
1979-07-03Dave GoltzR30W 12-2vs SEA18198-0.2100001000--6-64.731.43
1979-07-03Gary SerumR23L 2-10vs SEA326L2.1844113000--0-37.091.82
1979-07-04Jerry KoosmanL36W 7-2vs SEA17363W9.0422035000--10-63.561.31
1979-07-05Geoff ZahnL34L 0-4vs SEA999L8.21043041000--7-23.151.22
1979-07-06Paul HartzellR26L 5-6@ CLE1767L3.1655020000--4-65.241.45
1979-07-07Darrell JacksonL23L 3-9@ CLE318L3.1753122000--1-13.431.48
1979-07-08Dave GoltzR30W 7-2@ CLE19199W9.0722117000--7-64.531.39
1979-07-08Gary SerumR23L 4-5@ CLE427-4.0533021000--0-37.051.81
1979-07-09Jerry KoosmanL36W 5-3@ DET18364W7.0932113000--11-63.511.31
1979-07-10Geoff ZahnL34L 5-6@ DET10100-6.2633131000--7-23.221.22
1979-07-11Darrell JacksonL23W 3-0@ DET419W6.2500027000--2-12.671.41
1979-07-13Dave GoltzR30W 6-4@ TOR20200W5.1944022000--8-64.601.41
1979-07-14Jerry KoosmanL36L 2-4@ TOR19365L2.2743110000--11-73.651.35
1979-07-15Geoff ZahnL34W 9-4@ TOR11101W8.0844020000--8-23.361.23
1979-07-19Jerry KoosmanL36L 3-8vs DET20366L3.2666043000--11-83.921.38
1979-07-20Darrell JacksonL23W 14-6vs DET520-3.0755211000--2-13.901.53
1979-07-21Paul HartzellR26W 4-3vs TOR1868W9.0733126000--5-64.941.40
1979-07-21Dave GoltzR30W 6-4vs TOR21201W7.01042022000--9-64.501.42
1979-07-22Pete RedfernR25W 13-1vs TOR356W7.0511119000--5-02.761.21
1979-07-23Geoff ZahnL34W 7-6vs TOR12102-4.0844032000--8-23.511.28
1979-07-24Jerry KoosmanL36L 2-4vs CLE21367L8.0944244000--11-93.951.39
1979-07-25Dave GoltzR30L 0-2vs CLE22202L9.0722124000--9-74.351.40
1979-07-26Paul HartzellR26L 2-7vs CLE1969-3.1522111000--5-64.921.41
1979-07-27Geoff ZahnL34W 3-1@ CAL13103W7.1411123000--9-23.341.25
1979-07-28Jerry KoosmanL36L 0-5@ CAL22368L4.1633035000--11-104.021.42
1979-07-29Darrell JacksonL23L 3-9@ CAL621L3.0644132000--2-24.251.61
1979-07-30Dave GoltzR30W 3-0@ OAK23203W9.0600005000--10-74.111.36
1979-07-31Geoff ZahnL34L 1-2@ OAK14104L8.1822026000--9-33.251.25
1979-08-01Paul HartzellR26L 1-7@ OAK2070L1.2432010000--5-75.021.43
1979-08-03Jerry KoosmanL36W 4-1vs CAL23369W7.1811028000--12-103.881.41
1979-08-04Dave GoltzR30L 1-7vs CAL24204L8.0855034000--10-84.181.36
1979-08-05Geoff ZahnL34L 7-11vs CAL15105-4.0855112000--9-33.561.29
1979-08-05Pete RedfernR25W 7-1vs CAL457W6.16110410000--6-12.841.29
1979-08-06Darrell JacksonL23L 4-7@ SEA722L2.2644000000--2-34.501.59
1979-08-07Jerry KoosmanL36W 5-2@ SEA24370W7.2722024000--13-103.831.40
1979-08-08Dave GoltzR30W 3-1@ SEA25205W8.0811027000--11-84.041.35
1979-08-10Roger EricksonR23W 3-2vs OAK1350-9.0822027000--0-76.811.73
1979-08-10Pete RedfernR25L 5-6vs OAK558-5.1744013000--6-13.111.31
1979-08-11Gary SerumR23W 9-7vs OAK528-4.2766124000--1-36.501.69
1979-08-12Jerry KoosmanL36W 1-0vs OAK25371W9.01000004000--14-103.641.39
1979-08-13Dave GoltzR30L 5-6@ BOS26206-6.2955225000--11-84.151.37
1979-08-14Pete RedfernR25L 1-12@ BOS659L0.2333301000--6-23.401.33
1979-08-15Roger EricksonR23L 5-9@ BOS1451-6.01051102000--0-76.391.72
1979-08-16Geoff ZahnL34W 5-1@ NYA16106W8.0511103000--10-33.391.24
1979-08-17Jerry KoosmanL36W 5-2@ NYA26372W9.01022117000--15-103.561.38
1979-08-18Mike MarshallR37L 3-5@ NYA124L2.0111112000--10-122.621.27
1979-08-19Darrell JacksonL23L 3-4@ NYA823L8.01044024000--3-44.421.64
1979-08-20Roger EricksonR23W 10-5vs BOS1552W8.1955011000--1-76.251.66
1979-08-21Jerry KoosmanL36W 7-2vs BOS27373W9.0522054000--16-103.491.37
1979-08-22Dave GoltzR30L 4-9vs BOS27207L7.0964017000--11-94.201.38
1979-08-24Geoff ZahnL34L 5-7vs NYA17107L5.01176104000--10-43.711.28
1979-08-25Jerry KoosmanL36W 4-1vs NYA28374W8.0910026000--17-103.361.37
1979-08-27Paul HartzellR26W 4-3vs BAL2171-5.0722021000--5-74.971.45
1979-08-27Dave GoltzR30L 1-5vs BAL28208L8.29552410000--11-104.241.38
1979-08-29Roger EricksonR23L 0-4vs BAL1653L4.1643024000--1-86.001.65
1979-08-29Geoff ZahnL34L 4-7vs BAL18108L6.1755252000--10-53.871.31
1979-08-30Jerry KoosmanL36L 4-5@ BAL29375L6.1944023000--17-113.421.38
1979-08-31Dave GoltzR30W 3-1@ BAL29209W7.0511057000--12-104.141.38
1979-09-01Paul HartzellR26W 3-2@ BAL2272W7.0622102000--6-74.851.42
1979-09-02Roger EricksonR23L 1-3@ BAL1754L7.1733153000--1-95.851.65
1979-09-03Geoff ZahnL34L 0-1vs KCA19109L9.0711027000--10-63.671.28
1979-09-04Jerry KoosmanL36W 5-1vs KCA30376W9.0211107000--18-113.321.33
1979-09-05Dave GoltzR30W 8-3vs KCA30210W9.01033115000--13-104.091.38
1979-09-07Geoff ZahnL34L 4-5vs TEX20110-7.0733031000--10-63.681.29
1979-09-08Jerry KoosmanL36L 2-6vs TEX31377L4.0855021000--18-123.461.35
1979-09-09Paul HartzellR26L 5-6vs TEX2373L8.1966141000--6-84.921.42
1979-09-10Dave GoltzR30W 5-2@ KCA31211W9.0922214000--14-104.011.37
1979-09-10Roger EricksonR23L 5-6@ KCA1855-3.1644142000--1-95.971.68
1979-09-11Geoff ZahnL34W 3-1@ KCA21111W8.0811011000--11-63.541.28
1979-09-12Jerry KoosmanL36L 0-4@ KCA32378L7.1642024000--18-133.431.34
1979-09-13Paul HartzellR26W 7-4@ TEX2474-8.2733112000--6-84.841.40
1979-09-14Dave GoltzR30L 3-5@ TEX32212L0.1433100000--14-114.131.38
1979-09-15Geoff ZahnL34W 11-4@ TEX22112W7.01244101000--12-63.611.30
1979-09-16Roger EricksonR23W 6-2@ TEX1956W7.0711120000--2-95.681.66
1979-09-17Jerry KoosmanL36W 10-3@ CHA33379-3.1633011000--18-133.501.36
1979-09-18Dave GoltzR30L 0-1@ CHA33213L9.01211016000--14-124.011.39
1979-09-19Paul HartzellR26L 0-6@ CHA2575L2.0466052000--6-95.121.44
1979-09-20Geoff ZahnL34W 3-1vs NYA23113W9.0711032000--13-63.471.29
1979-09-21Jerry KoosmanL36W 3-2@ MIL34380W8.0822126000--19-133.461.35
1979-09-22Roger EricksonR23W 6-3@ MIL2057W8.0933113000--3-95.521.63
1979-09-23Dave GoltzR30L 7-8@ MIL34214-2.1566130000--14-124.181.40
1979-09-25Geoff ZahnL34L 3-9vs CHA24114L4.0853001000--13-73.551.31
1979-09-26Jerry KoosmanL36L 5-6vs CHA35381-7.1644114000--19-133.491.34
1979-09-27Dave GoltzR30L 2-4vs CHA35215L10.01244115000--14-134.161.40
1979-09-28Roger EricksonR23L 1-10vs MIL2158L4.1844101000--3-105.631.64
1979-09-29Paul HartzellR26L 8-11vs MIL2676L2.2566121000--6-105.361.45
1979-09-30Jerry KoosmanL36W 5-0vs MIL36382W9.0900013000--20-133.381.33
FIELDING STATISTICS


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