Season Information
Team Name
1979 Minnesota Twins
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
82-80 (.506)   GBL: -6
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 9 / 15
Runs For/Against
764 / 725   Diff: +39
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Kevin Brandt (1-11)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
21
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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1979 Minnesota Twins Season Roster

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  • UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    8Glenn Adams315DH-OF6-0185LR1947-10-04Northbridge,MA
    1968-  1-   4-HOU
    MLB1975-19821968-19820.000US
    27Mike Bacsik274P6-1185RR1952-04-01Dallas,TX
    1970- 55- 922-BAL
    MLB1975-19801973-19800.000US
    14Glenn Borgmann298C-DH6-4210RR1950-05-25Paterson,NJ
    1971-  1-   9-MIN
    MLB1972-19801970-19810.000US
    31Ken Brett3012P5-11195LL1948-09-18Brooklyn,NY
    1966-  1-   4-BOS
    MLB1967-19811966-19810.000US
    2John Castino2413B-2B5-11175RR1954-10-23Evanston,IL
    1976-  3-  58-MIN
    MLB1979-19841976-19840.000US
    26Mike Cubbage2863B-1B6-0180LR1950-07-21Charlottesville,VA
    1971-  2-  25-WS2
    MLB1974-19811971-19820.000US
    33Dave Edwards252OF-DH6-0177RR1954-02-24Los Angeles,CA
    1971-  7- 169-MIN
    MLB1978-19821971-19820.000US
    19Roger Erickson222P-SS6-3190RR1956-08-30Springfield,IL
    1977-  3-  67-MIN
    MLB1978-19831977-19890.000US
    21Terry Felton211P6-1180RR1957-10-29Texarkana,AR
    1976-  2-  34-MIN
    MLB1979-19821976-19840.000US
    30Dave Goltz308P-DH6-4215RR1949-06-23Pelican Rapids,MN
    1967-  5-  97-MIN
    MLB1972-19831967-19830.000US
    25Danny Goodwin2541B-DH6-1195LR1953-09-02St. Louis,MO
    1975-  1-   1-CAL
    MLB1975-19821975-19850.000US
    37Dan Graham241C-3B6-1205LR1954-07-19Ray,AZ
    1977- 24- 604-KCA
    MLB1979-19811975-19820.000US
    18Paul Hartzell254P6-5200RR1953-11-02Bloomsburg,PA
    1975- 10- 217-CAL
    MLB1976-19841975-19840.000US
    21Jeff Holly263P6-5210LL1953-03-01San Pedro,CA
    1971- 17- 392-CHA
    MLB1977-19791977-19790.000US
    31Darrell Jackson232P5-10150BL1956-04-03Los Angeles,CA
    1977-  9- 223-MIN
    MLB1978-19821978-19820.000US
    15Ron Jackson2651B-3B6-0205RR1953-05-09Birmingham,AL
    1973-  3-  50-PHI
    MLB1975-19841971-19880.000US
    36Jerry Koosman3513P6-2208RL1943-12-23Appleton,MN
    1964-  0-   0-NYN
    MLB1967-19851965-19850.000US
    22Craig Kusick3071B-DH6-3232RR1948-09-30Milwaukee,WI
    1970-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1973-19791973-19810.000US
    44Ken Landreaux243OF-DH5-11170LR1954-12-22Los Angeles,CA
    1976-  1-   6-CAL
    MLB1977-19871976-19890.000US
    28Mike Marshall3612P5-10180RR1943-01-15Adrian,MI
    1960-  0-   0-PHI
    MLB1967-19811962-19830.000US
    34Jose Morales347DH-1B6-0195RR1944-12-30Bayamon,PR
    1963-  0-   0-SFN
    MLB1973-19841964-19840.000PR
    24Willie Norwood283OF-DH6-0185RR1950-11-07Long Beach,CA
    1972-  3-  56-MIN
    MLB1977-19801972-19800.000US
    10Hosken Powell242OF-DH6-1185LL1955-05-14Selma,AL
    1975-  1-   3-MIN
    MLB1978-19831975-19840.000US
    32Bob Randall3142B-3B6-3180RR1948-06-10Norton,KS
    1969-  2-  32-LAN
    MLB1976-19801968-19800.000US
    17Pete Redfern244P6-2195RR1954-08-25Glendale,CA
    1976-  1-   1-MIN
    MLB1976-19821974-19830.000US
    UnifPlayer NameAgeExpPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat YearsServ TimeNationality
    9Bombo Rivera264OF-DH5-10187RR1952-08-02Ponce,PR
    1970-  0-   0-MON
    MLB1975-19821970-19830.000PR
    20Gary Serum223P6-1180RR1956-10-24Fargo,ND
    1975-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1977-19791977-19820.000US
    5Roy Smalley265SS-DH6-1185BR1952-10-25Los Angeles,CA
    1974-  1-   1-TEX
    MLB1975-19871972-19870.000US
    12Rick Sofield221OF-SS6-1195LR1956-12-16Cheyenne,WY
    1975-  1-  13-MIN
    MLB1979-19811975-19820.000US
    40Kevin Stanfield231P6-0190LL1955-12-19Huron,SD
    1976-  7- 126-MIN
    MLB1979-19791977-19790.000US
    23Paul Thormodsgard253P6-2190RR1953-11-10San Francisco,CA
    1971-  0-   0-CIN
    MLB1977-19791977-19800.000US
    37Jesus Vega2311B-DH6-1176RR1955-10-14Bayamon,PR
    1975-  0-   0-MIL
    MLB1979-19821976-19840.000PR
    35Gary Ward251OF-DH6-2202RR1953-12-06Los Angeles,CA
    1972-  0-   0-MIN
    MLB1979-19901973-19900.000US
    7Rob Wilfong2532B-3B6-1185LR1953-09-01Pasadena,CA
    1971- 13- 316-MIN
    MLB1977-19871972-19870.000US
    16Butch Wynegar234C-DH6-0194BR1956-03-14York,PA
    1974-  2-  38-MIN
    MLB1976-19881974-19880.000US
    38Geoff Zahn337P6-1180LL1945-12-19Baltimore,MD
    1968-  5-  86-LAN
    MLB1973-19851968-19850.000US
    36 record(s)
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    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system