Season Information
Team Name
1980 Minnesota Twins
League
American League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
77-84 (.478)   GBL: -19.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 9 / 16
Runs For/Against
670 / 724   Diff: -54
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Jeff Reed (1-12)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
26
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1980-12-19Steve StroughterTraded by Mariners to Twins for Mike Bacsik.OF-1B6-2190LR1952-03-15Visalia,CA
1971-  1-   6-SFN
MLB1982-19821977-1983
1980-12-19Mike BacsikTraded by Twins to Mariners for Steve Stroughter.P6-1185RR1952-04-01Dallas,TX
1970- 55- 922-BAL
MLB1975-19801973-1980
1980-12-12Byron McLaughlinTraded by Mariners to Twins for Willie Norwood.P6-1185RR1955-09-29Van Nuys,CA
1973-  0-   0-MON
MLB1977-19831977-1983
1980-12-12Willie NorwoodTraded by Twins to Mariners for Byron McLaughlin.OF-DH6-0185RR1950-11-07Long Beach,CA
1972-  3-  56-MIN
MLB1977-19801972-1980
1980-12-08Chuck BakerTraded by Padres to Twins for Dave Edwards.SS-2B5-11180RR1952-12-06Seattle,WA
1975-  2-  43-SDN
MLB1978-19811975-1981
1980-12-08Dave EdwardsTraded by Twins to Padres for Chuck Baker.OF-DH6-0177RR1954-02-24Los Angeles,CA
1971-  7- 169-MIN
MLB1978-19821971-1982
1980-10-28Houston JimenezSigned as undrafted Free Agent by Twins.SS-2B5-8144RR1957-10-30Mexico City,MX
1980-  0-   0-MIN
MLB1983-19881974-1988
1980-10-23Mark PortugalSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Twins.P6-0208RR1962-10-30Los Angeles,CA
1980-  0-   0-MIN
MLB1985-19991981-1999
1980-07-16Bob RandallReleased by Twins.2B-3B6-3180RR1948-06-10Norton,KS
1969-  2-  32-LAN
MLB1976-19801968-1980
1980-06-18Bob RandallSigned as Free Agent by Twins.2B-3B6-3180RR1948-06-10Norton,KS
1969-  2-  32-LAN
MLB1976-19801968-1980
1980-06-06Mike MarshallReleased by Twins.P5-10180RR1943-01-15Adrian,MI
1960-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1967-19811962-1983
1980-06-03Bob RandallReleased by Twins.2B-3B6-3180RR1948-06-10Norton,KS
1969-  2-  32-LAN
MLB1976-19801968-1980
1980-05-16Bob RandallSigned as Free Agent by Twins.2B-3B6-3180RR1948-06-10Norton,KS
1969-  2-  32-LAN
MLB1976-19801968-1980
1980-04-03Paul HartzellReleased by Twins.P6-5200RR1953-11-02Bloomsburg,PA
1975- 10- 217-CAL
MLB1976-19841975-1984
1980-04-03Greg JohnstonPurchased by Twins from Giants.OF-1B6-0175LL1955-02-12Los Angeles,CA
1975- 12- 272-SFN
MLB1979-19811976-1981
1980-04-03Bob RandallReleased by Twins.2B-3B6-3180RR1948-06-10Norton,KS
1969-  2-  32-LAN
MLB1976-19801968-1980
1980-03-26Ron WashingtonTraded by Dodgers to Twins for Wayne Caughey.SS-3B5-11163RR1952-04-29New Orleans,LA
1970-  0-   0-KCA
MLB1977-19891971-1990
1980-01-06Albert WilliamsSigned as Free Agent by Twins.P6-4190RR1954-05-06Laguna De Perlas,NI
1975-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1980-19841975-1985
1980-01-01Jim GideonReleased by Twins.P6-3190RR1953-09-26Taylor,TX
1975-  1-  17-TEX
MLB1975-19751975-1982
1980-01-01Rudy MeoliReleased by Twins.SS-3B5-9165LR1951-05-01Troy,NY
1969-  4-  77-CAL
MLB1971-19791969-1979
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Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database 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