Season Information
Team Name
1979 Texas Rangers
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
83-79 (.512)   GBL: -5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 8 / 14
Runs For/Against
750 / 698   Diff: +52
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
15
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1961-2019
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1979 Batting Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    Team Totals186055627501549252261407187951461607337859---135.278.334.409.74361932273418.218.131.2897.449.801.3239.72.2627.0
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Ba Bats Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    1979 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    24Fergie JenkinsST35R18---L - S - E16144.073737103000259.025212711740811644031.298.761.392.815.704.412.02.533
    11Steve ComerST25R4---L - S - E17123.68363661000242.1230114992484867081.308.540.893.123.194.231.02.586
    42Doc MedichST/R30R10---L - S - E1074.172919411100149.01567869949584041.389.420.542.963.504.711.18.588
    34Jim KernCL30R11---L - S - E1351.5771000577129143.09935255621365021.136.230.313.908.562.202.19.722
    33Doyle AlexanderST/R28R12---L - S - E574.45231800350113.11146556369504011.619.050.245.483.975.160.72.417
    28Sparky LyleRel34L16---L - S - E583.136700053671395.0783733928482001.127.390.852.654.553.511.71.385
    32Jon MatlackST29L13---L - S - E544.1313132000085.0984339915351011.3310.380.951.593.714.552.33.556
    31John Henry JohnsonST/R22L6---L - S - E264.9217121015082.17950451236463111.408.641.313.945.035.471.28.250
    44Danny DarwinR/ST23R4---L - S - E444.0420610414078.0503635530580151.035.770.583.466.694.151.93.500
    26Dave RajsichR/ST27L5---L - S - E133.5227300824053.2562521718320001.389.391.173.025.374.191.78.250
    27Dock EllisST34R16---L - S - E155.981090001046.2643431516102001.7112.340.963.091.936.560.63.167
    23Brian AllardST/R21R4---L - S - E134.32742013033.1361716413140001.479.721.083.513.784.591.08.250
    9Ed FarmerR/ST29R12---L - S - E204.361120059033.0302116219253021.488.180.555.186.825.731.321.000
    7Jerry Don GleatonR/ST21L1---L - S - E016.5252001309.215770221011.7613.970.001.861.866.521.00.000
    29Larry McCallRel26R3---L - S - E102.1621001108.17220330001.207.560.003.243.242.161.001.000
    17,20Bob BabcockRel29R12---L - S - E0010.1340001405.17761761002.6311.811.6911.8110.1311.810.86.000
    Team Totals83793.86379162265136217421,437.01371698617135532773372281.328.590.853.334.844.371.45.512
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Role ST = Starter. Rel = Reliever. CL = Closer R/ST Primarily a Reliever, ST/R Primarily a starter Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Th Throws Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    1979 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CJim Sundberg15000.075475414833829.9955.500.0092.6100.01
    CDave Roberts1400.0455105150.9803.600.008.631.82
    CJohn Ellis700.01610117171.0002.400.004.36.33
    CGreg Mahlberg700.02210023231.0003.300.004.3100.03
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BPat Putnam9600.083262565899894.9949.300.0059.369.11
    1BMike Jorgensen6000.028730428321317.9885.300.0037.066.72
    1BJohn Ellis3000.021611517232227.9787.600.0018.527.03
    1BWillie Montanez1900.019116114208207.99510.900.0011.750.04
    1BDave Roberts600.09001991.0001.500.003.713.65
    1BEric Soderholm200.091101110.9095.000.001.23.26
    1BGary Holle100.01100111111.00011.000.000.620.07
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BBump Wills14600.03374682095825805.9765.500.0090.1100.01
    2BLarvell Blanks1600.026250651511.0003.200.009.923.52
    2BDave Roberts800.015230938381.0004.800.004.918.23
    2BNelson Norman100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.74
    2BDave Chalk100.01000111.0001.000.000.611.14
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BBuddy Bell14700.01123641522491476.9693.200.0090.790.71
    3BEric Soderholm3700.02048457268.9441.800.0022.858.72
    3BDave Roberts100.00100111.0001.000.000.62.33
    3BLaRue Washington100.00100111.0001.000.000.64.03
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSNelson Norman14200.01773022464503479.9523.400.0087.796.61
    SSLarvell Blanks4900.03965316107104.9722.100.0030.272.12
    SSBuddy Bell3300.0356529102100.9803.000.0020.420.43
    SSBert Campaneris800.01213152625.9623.100.004.9100.04
    SSDave Chalk300.00300331.0001.000.001.933.35
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFRichie Zisk13400.02341076251244.9721.800.0082.793.11
    OFAl Oliver11900.0260972276269.9752.300.0073.587.52
    OFBilly Sample10300.01737011801801.0001.700.0063.680.53
    OFJohnny Grubb8200.0135824145143.9861.700.0050.680.44
    OFMickey Rivers5700.0153431160157.9812.800.0035.298.35
    OFOscar Gamble2100.04120243431.0002.000.0013.032.86
    OFMike Jorgensen2000.03310034341.0001.700.0012.322.27
    OFLaRue Washington1300.01600016161.0001.200.008.052.08
    OFDave Roberts1100.01310014141.0001.300.006.825.09
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PJim Kern710143.0916713225.7810.400.1743.8100.01
    PSparky Lyle67095.0211201513.8670.200.1441.4100.02
    PFergie Jenkins370259.02550357875.9622.000.2922.8100.03
    PSteve Comer360242.11938406157.9341.600.2422.2100.04
    PDoc Medich290149.0633204139.9511.300.2617.9100.05
    PDave Rajsich27053.21130014141.0000.500.2616.7100.06
    PDoyle Alexander230113.112230135351.0001.500.3114.2100.07
    PDanny Darwin20078.02600881.0000.400.1012.3100.08
    PJohn Henry Johnson17082.11110112121.0000.700.1510.5100.09
    PJon Matlack13085.0316212119.9051.500.228.0100.010
    PEd Farmer11033.02400661.0000.500.186.8100.011
    PDock Ellis10046.228101110.9091.000.226.2100.012
    PBrian Allard7033.13500881.0001.100.244.3100.013
    PJerry Don Gleaton509.20400441.0000.800.433.1100.014
    PBob Babcock405.10100111.0000.300.202.5100.015
    PLarry McCall208.10101111.0000.500.121.2100.016
    DH
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    DHJohn Ellis6200.0000000.0000.000.0038.355.91
    DHOscar Gamble3700.0000000.0000.000.0022.857.82
    DHPat Putnam3200.0000000.0000.000.0019.823.03
    DHWillie Montanez1700.0000000.0000.000.0010.544.74
    DHEric Soderholm1400.0000000.0000.000.008.622.25
    DHGary Gray1300.0000000.0000.000.008.081.36
    DHAl Oliver1000.0000000.0000.000.006.27.47
    DHBilly Sample900.0000000.0000.000.005.67.08
    DHDave Roberts400.0000000.0000.000.002.59.19
    DHRichie Zisk300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.110
    DHMike Jorgensen200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.211
    DHDave Chalk200.0000000.0000.000.001.222.211
    DHLarvell Blanks100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.513
    DHLaRue Washington100.0000000.0000.000.000.64.013
    Glossary:
    Pos Defensive Position Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.