Recent MLB Deaths:   Jerry Lumpe  -   Jim Command  -   Bob Wiesler  -   Red Wilson  -   Dave Bakenhaster  -   George Freese  -   Art Schult
 

1979 TEXAS RANGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Arlington,TX
Team Record:  83-79   .512
Result:   3rd in American League - West Division
Manager(s):  Pat Corrales
General Manager:   Eddie Robinson
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Attendance:  1,519,671
Playoffs:  -

Texas Rangers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bert Campaneris (37)
Youngest Player:  Nelson Norman (21)
Longest Tenure:  Jim Sundberg (6)
Top Hitter:  Buddy Bell (9)
Top Pitcher:  Fergie Jenkins (7)
Top Draft Pick:  Jerry Don Gleaton (#17)

Roster Continuity:  57.44%
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

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Doyle Alexander282300000000001.000------------------12230
Brian Allard21700000000001.000------------------350
Bob Babcock29400000000001.000------------------010
Buddy Bell2700001473300000--------.969.980--------14742917
Larvell Blanks290001604900001------1.000--.972--------65903
Bert Campaneris3700000800000----------.962--------12131
Dave Chalk2800010300002------1.000--1.000--------130
Steve Comer25360000000000.934------------------19384
Danny Darwin232000000000001.000------------------260
Dock Ellis34100000000000.909------------------281
John Ellis300730000000062--1.000.978--------------232125
Ed Farmer291100000000001.000------------------240
Oscar Gamble290000000002137------------------1.0004120
Jerry Don Gleaton21500000000001.000------------------040
Gary Gray26000000000013--------------------
Johnny Grubb30000000000820------------------.98613582
Gary Holle2400100000000----1.000--------------1100
Fergie Jenkins35370000000000.962------------------25503
John Henry Johnson221700000000001.000------------------1110
Mike Jorgensen300060000000202----.988------------1.000320314
Jim Kern30710000000000.781------------------9167
Sparky Lyle34670000000000.867------------------2112
Greg Mahlberg2607000000000--1.000----------------2210
Jon Matlack29130000000000.905------------------3162
Larry McCall26200000000001.000------------------010
Doc Medich30290000000000.951------------------6332
Willie Montanez310019000000017----.995--------------191161
Nelson Norman210001014200000----------.952--------17730224
Al Oliver3200000000011910------------------.97526097
Pat Putnam250096000000032----.994--------------832625
Dave Rajsich272700000000001.000------------------1130
Mickey Rivers30000000000570------------------.98115343
Dave Roberts280146810000114--.9801.0001.0001.000--------1.00082301
Billy Sample240000000001039------------------1.00017370
Eric Soderholm300020370000014----.909--.944----------29495
Jim Sundberg280150000000000--.995----------------754754
LaRue Washington25000010000131--------1.000--------1.0001610
Bump Wills260001460000000------.976------------33746820
Richie Zisk300000000001343------------------.972234107


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.