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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
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

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Rick Anderson25100000000001.000------------------030
Jim Beattie24150000000000.962------------------9161
Juan Beniquez29000030000600--------1.000--------.981100152
Paul Blair3500000000020------------------1.000600
Bobby Brown25000000000271------------------.9495603
Ray Burris281500000000001.000------------------230
Chris Chambliss3000134000000016----.995--------------1299957
Ken Clay25320000000000.952------------------8121
Ron Davis234400000000001.000------------------5150
Bucky Dent270000014100000----------.977--------21951217
Brian Doyle24000136000000------.9441.000----------12272
Ed Figueroa30160000000000.926------------------9162
Oscar Gamble29000000000276------------------.9434733
Damaso Garcia22000011000000----------.902--------9284
Rich Gossage273600000000001.000------------------140
Mike Griffin2230000000000--------------------000
Ron Guidry28330000000010.976------------------11291
Brad Gulden23040000000000--.995----------------178241
Don Hood292700000000001.000------------------2140
Catfish Hunter33190000000000.952------------------10101
Reggie Jackson330000000001253------------------.98627474
Tommy John36370000000000.957------------------15513
Cliff Johnson31040000000022--1.000----------------1010
Jay Johnstone33000000000193------------------1.0003200
Darryl Jones28000000000215------------------1.000100
Jim Kaat40400000000000.909------------------551
Bob Kammeyer2810000000000--------------------000
Paul Mirabella251000000000001.000------------------020
Thurman Munson32088300000005--.9781.000--------------4284410
Bobby Murcer33000000000700------------------.98316943
Jerry Narron23056000000001--.973----------------167155
Graig Nettles340000144000000--------.966----------11033916
Lou Piniella3500000000011216------------------.982204134
Len Randle30000000000112------------------1.0001920
Willie Randolph240001530000000------.985------------35547813
Dave Righetti20300000000001.000------------------130
Mickey Rivers30000000000691------------------.97414744
Bruce Robinson2506000000000--.943----------------3302
George Scott35001000000015----1.000--------------200
Roger Slagle25100000000001.000------------------100
Jim Spencer310026000000071----.992--------------232172
Roy Staiger2900004000000--------1.000----------270
Fred Stanley310018163100010----1.000.960.875.978--------421138
Luis Tiant38300000000000.952------------------13272
Dick Tidrow321400000000001.000------------------280
Dennis Werth2600100000000----1.000--------------510
Roy White350000000002729------------------1.0004530


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