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1978 AMERICAN LEAGUE REVIEW

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An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, leaderboards, player registers and much more.
YEAR IN REVIEW
Standings
Team Totals
Player Register
Top Hitters
Top Pitchers
Awards
Leaderboards
PlayerTeam(s)Current StatusPlay YearsAwards
Don Baylor Hitting Coach - Los Angeles Angels (2014)1967-1988AL MVP (Voting Rank: #7)
Mark Belanger Deceased1962-1982AL Gold Glove Award (SS)
Lyman Bostock Deceased1972-1978AL MVP (Voting Rank: #23)
George Brett Retired1971-1993Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #19)
Rick Burleson Hitting Coach - Reno (2012)1970-1987AL MVP (Voting Rank: #36), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Mike Caldwell Pitching Coach - Augusta (2012)1971-1984AL MVP (Voting Rank: #12), Sporting News AL Comeback Player of the Year, AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #2)
Rod Carew Retired1964-1985Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #11)
Chris Chambliss Hitting Coach - Seattle Mariners (2012)1970-1988AL Gold Glove Award (1B)
Dennis Eckersley Retired1972-1998AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #4), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #31)
Dwight Evans Retired1969-1991AL Gold Glove Award (OF), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Ed Figueroa Retired1966-1982AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #7)
Carlton Fisk Retired1968-1993Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #9)
Rich Gale Retired1975-1991AL Rookie of the Year (Voting Rank: #4), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #34)
Rich Gossage Retired1970-1994AL Rolaids Relief Pitcher of the Year, AL MVP (Voting Rank: #13), AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #5)
Ron Guidry Retired1969-1989Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #2), Cy Young Award
Larry Gura Retired1969-1985AL MVP (Voting Rank: #23), AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #7)
Larry Hisle Retired1966-1982Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #3)
Roy Howell Manager - Tacoma (2014)1972-1985Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Reggie Jackson Retired1966-1987AL MVP (Voting Rank: #17), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Fergie Jenkins Retired1962-1983AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #6)
Jim Kern Retired1968-1986Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Carney Lansford Hitting Coach - Colorado Rockies (2012)1975-1992AL Rookie of the Year (Voting Rank: #3)
Dave LaRoche Retired1968-1983AL MVP (Voting Rank: #25)
Ron LeFlore Retired1973-1982AL MVP (Voting Rank: #16)
Chet Lemon Retired1972-1990Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Dennis Leonard Retired1972-1986AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #7)
Fred Lynn Retired1971-1990AL MVP (Voting Rank: #25), AL Gold Glove Award (OF), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Mike Marshall Retired1962-1983AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #7)
Hal McRae Retired1965-1987AL MVP (Voting Rank: #31)
Rick Miller Retired1969-1985AL Gold Glove Award (OF)
Paul Molitor Infield Coach - Minnesota Twins (2014)1975-1998AL Rookie of the Year (Voting Rank: #2)
Don Money Hitting Coach - Helena (2012)1965-1983Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #29)
Thurman Munson Deceased1968-1979Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #22)
Eddie Murray Retired1973-1997AL MVP (Voting Rank: #8), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Graig Nettles Retired1966-1988AL MVP (Voting Rank: #6), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL Gold Glove Award (3B)
Al Oliver Retired1965-1985AL MVP (Voting Rank: #14)
Amos Otis Retired1965-1984AL MVP (Voting Rank: #4)
Jim Palmer Retired1964-1984AL Gold Glove Award (P), AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #3)
Freddie Patek Retired1966-1981Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Lou Piniella Retired1963-1984AL MVP (Voting Rank: #21)
Darrell Porter Deceased1970-1987AL MVP (Voting Rank: #10), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Willie Randolph Retired1972-1992AL MVP (Voting Rank: #29)
Jerry Remy Retired1971-1984Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Craig Reynolds Retired1971-1989Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Jim Rice Retired1971-1989Most Valuable Player, Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Mickey Rivers Retired1969-1984AL MVP (Voting Rank: #25)
Leon Roberts Hitting Coach - Oklahoma City (2014)1972-1984AL MVP (Voting Rank: #33)
Ken Singleton Retired1967-1984AL MVP (Voting Rank: #34)
Paul Splittorff Deceased1968-1984AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #7)
Bob Stanley Bullpen Coach - Toronto Blue Jays (2014)1974-1989AL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #7), AL MVP (Voting Rank: #25)
Rusty Staub Retired1962-1985AL MVP (Voting Rank: #5)
Jim Sundberg Retired1973-1989AL MVP (Voting Rank: #15), AL Gold Glove Award (C), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Frank Tanana Retired1972-1993AL MVP (Voting Rank: #36)
Jason Thompson Retired1975-1986Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Andre Thornton Retired1967-1987AL MVP (Voting Rank: #20)
Alan Trammell Bench Coach - Arizona Diamondbacks (2014)1976-1996AL Rookie of the Year (Voting Rank: #4)
Lou Whitaker Retired1975-1995Rookie of the Year
Frank White First Base Coach - Kansas City (2013)1971-1990Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL), AL Gold Glove Award (2B)
Carl Yastrzemski Retired1959-1983AL MVP (Voting Rank: #18), Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)
Richie Zisk Retired1967-1983Played in MLB All-Star Game (AL)


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