1979 Minnesota Twins Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 82-80
Finished 4th in the AL's West Division
Attendance: 1,070,621, Avg. 14,275
Ballpark: Metropolitan Stadium
Manager: Gene Mauch (82-80)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
1979 Minnesota Twins Roster
1979 Minnesota Twins Results

The Minnesota Twins of the American League ended the 1979 season with a record of 82 wins and 80 losses, finishing fourth in the AL's West Division.

The Twins scored 764 runs and yielded 725 runs. Roy Smalley led Minnesota with 24 home runs, while Ken Landreaux walloped 20 or more, too. Roy Smalley drove in 95 runs. Ken Landreaux paced all regular hitters by hitting .305. Jerry Koosman topped the squad with 20 wins, and Mike Marshall recorded a 2.65 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Gene Mauch coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Jerry Koosman2013.6063.38373601020263.726810899198341573121101
Dave Goltz1413.5194.16363511210250.7282124116226931321051061
Geoff Zahn137.6503.5726241400169.018174671341158001702
Mike Marshall1015.4002.65901840032142.71324742848281418586
Pete Redfern73.7003.4940613001108.31064542835085115455
Paul Hartzell610.3755.3628260400163.0193102971844444401704
Mike Bacsik42.6674.393101300065.7613932629433002283
Darrell Jackson44.5004.28248710069.38936335260431010311
Roger Erickson310.2315.6324211000123.015486771748147144556
Gary Serum13.2506.61205700064.09347471020231001287
Terry Felton000.001010002.000000010006
Ken Brett004.9790100012.71677160300058
Kevin Stanfield006.003000003.0222000000010
Jeff Holly007.116020006.31075030500031
Paul Thormodsgard009.001000001.031110010006
Totals8280.5064.16376162131313331444.3159072566712845221721157396157

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Ken Landreaux1516235648117227515831033757.305.347.450.7982541341084
Roy Smalley162729621941682832495238080.271.353.441.794274941598
Ron Jackson159653583851584051468315159.271.337.429.766250149645
Butch Wynegar14959550474136200757227436.270.363.351.7141771321145
Rob Wilfong140485419711312269591142954.313.352.458.8101922225103
John Castino14844539349112138552522772.285.331.397.728156912220
Hosken Powell1043803384999173236513325.293.360.379.73912893511
Glenn Adams1193613263498131850222527.301.350.420.77013733160
Bombo Rivera1122942633774135231551740.281.324.392.715103601310
Mike Cubbage942912432667101223183926.276.371.350.7208520542
Willie Norwood962942703267133630952051.248.299.385.68410480312
Dave Edwards96257229425780835632445.249.323.389.7118951301
Jose Morales92214191215151227001427.267.319.335.65464102435
Bob Randall80227199254970014221517.246.299.281.58056201300
Danny Goodwin58172159224685527001123.289.335.497.8327950201
Rick Sofield351079382850012231227.301.381.355.7363320200
Glenn Borgmann3184704143008101211.200.317.243.5601730200
Craig Kusick245754813403600311.241.281.481.7622610000
Gary Ward1017142400010133.286.412.286.697400000
Jesus Vega4770000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Dan Graham2440000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Mike Bacsik31000000000000000000
Kevin Stanfield3000000000000000000
Ken Brett9000000000000000000
Gary Serum20000000000000000000
Paul Thormodsgard1000000000000000000
Pete Redfern41000000000000000000
Dave Goltz36000000000000000000
Paul Hartzell28000000000000000000
Jeff Holly6000000000000000000
Darrell Jackson25000000000000000000
Roger Erickson24000000000000000000
Jerry Koosman37000000000000000000
Mike Marshall90000000000000000000
Terry Felton1000000000000000000
Geoff Zahn26000000000000000000
Totals2244629655447641544256461127146645526693.278.341.402.7432228116311425337


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Ron Jackson1B1571521346.314471379175.9941.5891.0890000
Danny Goodwin1B8646.0402051.0008.2175.2500000
Craig Kusick1B8338.0463061.00011.6056.1250000
Roy Smalley1B117.090021.00011.5719.0000000
Jose Morales1B104.020001.0004.5002.0000000
Mike Cubbage1B103.040001.00012.0004.0000000
Rob Wilfong2B1331151001.02873791492.9795.9885.0080000
Bob Randall2B7147442.0130166548.9836.0274.1690000
Mike Cubbage2B101.30000.000.0000000
John Castino3B1431061010.0852771431.9633.2262.5310000
Mike Cubbage3B6355420.03494109.9282.7432.0320000
Bob Randall3B707.303001.0003.682.4290000
Ron Jackson3B117.013001.0005.1434.0000000
Butch WynegarC1461391240.765365610.9925.2084.91850576452.9
Glenn BorgmannC3123203.71291110.9936.1874.5160020725.9
Ken LandreauxOF1471391246.32921061.9812.1812.0540000
Hosken PowellOF9381719.3165643.9772.1391.8390000
Bombo RiveraOF10559616.31691220.9892.6431.7240000
Dave EdwardsOF8660588.3165730.9832.6312.0000000
Willie NorwoodOF7164550.0147440.9742.4712.1270000
Glenn AdamsOF5349341.366230.9581.7931.2830000
Rick SofieldOF3532243.061131.9542.2961.7710000
Gary WardOF5224.080001.0003.0001.6000000
Rob WilfongOF303.00000.000.0000000
Ron JacksonOF101.00000.000.0000000
Bob RandallOF100.30000.000.0000000
Jerry KoosmanP3736263.7105056.9232.0481.6220000
Dave GoltzP3635250.7163423.9621.7951.3890000
Geoff ZahnP2624169.083742.9182.3961.7310000
Paul HartzellP2826163.0143031.9362.4291.5710000
Mike MarshallP901142.7113114.9772.650.4670000
Roger EricksonP2421123.091721.9291.9021.0830000
Pete RedfernP406108.37912.9411.329.4000000
Darrell JacksonP24869.331312.9412.077.6670000
Mike BacsikP31065.749001.0001.782.4190000
Gary SerumP20564.051010.9382.109.7500000
Ken BrettP9012.733001.0004.263.6670000
Jeff HollyP606.301001.0001.421.1670000
Kevin StanfieldP303.010001.0003.000.3330000
Terry FeltonP102.00000.000.0000000
Paul ThormodsgardP101.00000.000.0000000
Roy SmalleySS1611601412.329657229144.9685.5315.3910000
John CastinoSS5229.06913.9384.6553.0000000
Bob RandallSS102.00000.000.0000000
Ron JacksonSS101.00000.000.0000000
Totals1916145812999.043332007134551.9794.3903.30950777148.0




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