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1979 NEW YORK YANKEES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Bronx,NY
Team Record:  89-71   .556
Result:   4th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Billy Martin, Bob Lemon
General Manager:   Cedric Tallis
Stadium:  Yankee Stadium I
Attendance:  2,537,765
Playoffs:  -

New York Yankees affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Kaat (40)
Youngest Player:  Dave Righetti (20)
Longest Tenure:  Roy White (15)
Top Hitter:  Willie Randolph (22)
Top Pitcher:  Tommy John (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Todd Demeter (#51)

Roster Continuity:  86.86%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10257.642--
Milwaukee9566.5908.0
Boston9169.56911.5
NY Yankees8971.55613.5
Detroit8576.52818.0
Cleveland8180.50322.0
Toronto53109.32750.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
30Willie Randolph+2b22241972-7-167MLB15357498155151356133129539355523.270.374.368741.339211682464925.4.280
10Chris Chambliss+1b83301970-1-1MLB14955461155273186332345354159.280.324.437761.336242599416885.7.281
9Graig Nettles+3b76341965-4-74MLB145521711321512073125953060814.253.325.401726.322209588413744.9.246
44Reggie Jackson+of26331966-1-2MLB1314657813824229899865107230517.297.382.544926.404253537357957.2.326
14Lou Piniella+of7835UDFA: 1962MLB130461491372221169321731263817.297.320.425745.324196491354675.1.295
20Bucky Dent+ss54271970-1-6MLB1414314799142232003730111385.230.287.285573.263123490358423.1.238
15Thurman Munson+c-321968-1-4MLB9738242110183339123237021415.288.340.374714.321143419294514.7.309
12Jim Spencer+1b55311969-42-907MLB106295608515323530238250111212.288.367.593960.406175336227688.1.249
17Mickey Rivers+of35301969-1-8MLB74286378218532537132112253.287.315.416731.320119307221425.2.296
2Bobby Murcer+of-33UDFA: 1964MLB742644272120833112532222110.273.339.409748.335108294206385.0.284
6Roy White+of-35UDFA: 1962MLB8120524446032722232101536.215.290.288578.26759236177182.7.223
26Juan Beniquez+of-29UDFA: 1969MLB621421936614173391720145.254.299.394694.30756158119174.0.256
38Jerry Narron+c-231974-6-132MLB611231721314180092600312.171.226.309535.2413813610881.9.181
17Oscar Gamble+of60291968-16-363MLB36113214441113200131301001.389.452.7351187.51083126703714.4.371
11Fred Stanley+ss-2b-311966-8-143MLB57100920102140151700411.200.236.270506.231271108751.6.220
27Brad Gulden+c-231975-17-408MLB4092101540060191600403.163.238.207444.213191058520.8.197
58Bobby Brown+of-25UDFA: 1978MLB306871731032121700100.250.271.324595.26722715362.8.333
41Cliff Johnson+1b-c101311966-5-83MLB2864111760260010704110.266.360.453813.343297649137.0.268
27Jay Johnstone+of-33UDFA: 1963MLB23487101017102700000.208.240.292532.24114503832.4.225
2,27Darryl Jones+of-281972-5-110MLB18476125106002700201.255.286.404690.30519513864.4.300
41George Scott+1b-35UDFA: 1962MLB16449143116102700010.318.340.500840.36522473197.5.351
34Len Randle+3b-2b-301970-1-10MLB2039270003003200001.179.238.179418.2027423310.9.189
59Damaso Garcia+2b-22UDFA: 1975MLB11383101004200200001.263.263.289553.24911382932.8.278
18Brian Doyle+2b-ss-241972-4-76MLB2032242005003100101.125.200.187387.1866363010.8.129
47,58Bruce Robinson+c-251975-1-21MLB612020002001000000.167.231.167397.1942131001.2.167
57Roy Staiger+3b-291970-1-24MLB411131001001000011.273.308.364671.2934131013.8.250
2Paul Blair+of-35UDFA: 1962MLB25010000000100000.200.200.200400.18115400.3.250
24Dennis Werth+1b-of-261974-19-435MLB34110000000000000.250.250.250500.22714302.4.250
39Ron Davis+p-231976-3-56MLB441000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (29 players)1605421734144322640150694654650959018485063148.266.328.406734--2199606142857875.273

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
25Tommy John+336UDFA: 1961MLB2192.96373617310276.126810991965111114 11.218.730.292.123.620.59.2842.34
49Ron Guidry+4281971-3-65MLB1882.78333015232236.12038373207120190 01.167.730.762.707.650.35.2861.04
23Luis Tiant+3338UDFA: 1962MLB1383.9130305100195.21909485225310400 01.248.741.012.444.780.51.2670.56
29Catfish Hunter+-33UDFA: 1964MLB295.3119191000105.0128686215343421 01.5410.971.292.912.911.00.3130.71
31Ed Figueroa+-30UDFA: 1966MLB464.1316164100104.210949486354210 01.389.370.523.013.610.83.2951.65
39Ron Davis+72231976-3-56MLB1422.854400021985.18429275284311 01.318.860.532.954.540.65.2891.49
43Ken Clay+-251972-2-38MLB175.403250017278.188494712252872 01.4410.111.382.873.220.89.2902.08
45Jim Beattie+-241975-4-91MLB365.211513111076.08545445413210 01.6610.070.594.863.791.28.3171.31
46Don Hood+-291969-1-17MLB313.07276009167.16224233302210 01.378.290.404.012.941.36--1.34
54Rich Gossage+51271970-9-198MLB532.6236000331858.14818175194130 01.157.410.772.936.330.46.2610.70
36Jim Kaat+-40UDFA: 1957MLB233.864010013258.16429254142322 01.349.870.622.163.550.61.3061.06
53Ray Burris+-281972-17-399MLB136.18150007027.24022195101910 01.8113.011.633.256.180.53--0.80
19Dick Tidrow+-321967-4-76MLB217.941400010222.238202054720 01.8515.091.991.592.780.57--2.06
56Dave Righetti+-201977-1-9MLB013.6333000017.110772101300 01.155.191.045.196.750.77.2000.70
36,55Paul Mirabella+-251976-1-21MLB048.79101000014.1161514310431 01.8110.051.886.282.512.50.2551.11
52Mike Griffin+-221976-3-60MLB004.153000114.152202510 01.6210.380.004.1510.380.40.4551.67
19Rick Anderson+-251972-1-4MLB003.861000002.111104000 02.143.860.0015.430.00--.1674.00
50Roger Slagle+-251976-4-75MLB000.001000102.000000200 00.000.000.000.009.000.00.0003.00
53Bob Kammeyer+-281972-21-492MLB00--100000--78820001 0------------1.000--
Totals: (29 players)89713.85160160438117371,432144667261315045573145--11.369.090.772.864.590.62.319 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Thurman MunsonC8840544105.9780.00 
Jerry NarronC561671552.9730.00 
Brad GuldenC401782414.9950.00 
Bruce RobinsonC633021.9430.00 
Cliff JohnsonC4101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Chris Chambliss1B1341299957135.9950.00 
Jim Spencer1B2623217235.9920.00 
Thurman Munson1B3230021.0000.00 
George Scott1B120001.0000.00 
Fred Stanley1B150001.0000.00 
Dennis Werth1B151001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie Randolph2B15335547813128.9850.00 
Brian Doyle2B13112325.9440.00 
Fred Stanley2B891513.9600.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Graig Nettles3B1441103391630.9660.00 
Fred Stanley3B1653052.8750.00 
Brian Doyle3B614001.0000.00 
Roy Staiger3B427011.0000.00 
Juan Beniquez3B3111001.0000.00 
Damaso Garcia3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bucky DentSS14121951217107.9770.00 
Fred StanleySS312368218.9780.00 
Damaso GarciaSS1092844.9020.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Reggie JacksonOF125274742.9860.00 
Lou PiniellaOF1122041341.9820.00 
Bobby MurcerOF70169430.9830.00 
Mickey RiversOF69147440.9740.00 
Juan BeniquezOF6099420.9810.00 
Bobby BrownOF2756030.9490.00 
Oscar GambleOF2747332.9430.00 
Roy WhiteOF27453001.0000.00 
Jay JohnstoneOF19320001.0000.00 
Len RandleOF11192001.0000.00 
Paul BlairOF260001.0000.00 
Darryl JonesOF210001.0000.00 
Ron GuidryOF10000.0000.00 
Fred StanleyOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron DavisP4485515021.0002.12 
Jim KaatP40585510.9091.55 
Tommy JohnP37276155135.9572.15 
Rich GossageP365814001.0000.77 
Ron GuidryP33236112911.9761.52 
Ken ClayP327881210.9522.30 
Luis TiantP30195132722.9521.84 
Don HoodP2767214021.0002.15 
Catfish HunterP19105101010.9521.71 
Ed FigueroaP1610491621.9262.16 
Jim BeattieP157691611.9622.96 
Ray BurrisP152723001.0001.65 
Dick TidrowP142228011.0004.05 
Paul MirabellaP101402001.0001.28 
Mike GriffinP340000.0000.00 
Dave RighettiP31713011.0002.11 
Rick AndersonP1203001.00012.86 
Bob KammeyerP100000.0000.00 
Roger SlagleP1210001.0004.50 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim SpencerDH71.0000.00 
Roy WhiteDH29.0000.00 
Cliff JohnsonDH22.0000.00 
Chris ChamblissDH16.0000.00 
Lou PiniellaDH16.0000.00 
Darryl JonesDH15.0000.00 
George ScottDH15.0000.00 
Oscar GambleDH6.0000.00 
Thurman MunsonDH5.0000.00 
Reggie JacksonDH3.0000.00 
Jay JohnstoneDH3.0000.00 
Len RandleDH2.0000.00 
Bobby BrownDH1.0000.00 
Jerry NarronDH1.0000.00 
Mickey RiversDH1.0000.00 


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