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1979 Evansville Triplets

1979 > Class AAA > 1979 American Association (East)
Overall: 78-58
Scored 724 runs, Allowed 617 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-58

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Jim Leyland
Represented: Evansville, IN
Ballpark: Bosse Field (Evansville, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Tom Brookens2577305265518123214461063350.306.382.566.948150142
2Darrell Brown#2323484381100143146.256.319.326.64514010
3Marty Castillo223111510311244116011125.233.307.320.62733010
4Tim Corcoran*26873422874097150450824234.338.419.432.851124337
5Mark DeJohn#25112396337367771230223541.228.310.273.583925181
6Taylor Duncan26816150200020002.
7Kirk Gibson*2289369327508013594220234110.245.326.398.724130611
8Dan Gonzales*25401651512351101220251314.338.394.457.85169100
9Al Greene*248335329252801921565415451.274.391.507.898148403
10Glenn Gulliver*2443155123151970412432821.154.314.309.62338121
11Bruce Kimm28113452382631081811075885746.283.376.414.790158436
12Joe Lis32118493418711221601680136069.292.384.445.829186717
13Dave Machemer28838302601011063.200.333.267.6008020
14Jerry Manuel#2513054546071116263975856767.252.349.380.729175567
15Steve Patchin2981278247285471844032950.219.301.352.65387020
16Rick Peters#2310747638788124171034230137634.320.436.439.876170643
17Ed Putman2532127104202830718402125.269.402.500.90252200
18Dave Stegman251335965069515333211601738183.302.399.441.840223252
18 Players25.61365269447772412332183011667212258651731.275.370.415.785185947534151
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Fernando Arroyo2774.6363.001913200114.0113503810346394041.2898.
2Steve Baker2202.0007.715300014.01813121101152012.00011.
3Theodore Blair*2421.6671.424110019.0163333070011.0007.
4Mike Chris*2178.4675.571919310105.0113786510673714371.7149.
5Mardie Cornejo2755.5005.4231400293.0112645663553711111.58110.
6Larry Corr2522.5003.7812500250.06026214211231001.62010.
7Garry Grafton2302.0006.557000011.01910829250012.54515.
8Fred Holdsworth27106.6254.152317300104.0113594875826210101.6449.
9John Martin*2371.8751.3737000259.0491291254532031.2547.
10Jack Morris2422.5002.385530034.0221394180280201.1765.
11Steve Patchin290012.00200003.044414010112.66712.
12Dan Petry2043.5714.85151530091.092604911370553061.4189.
13Dave Rucker*2111.5002.772200013.0114411080000.9237.
14Kenneth Shea21006.75220008.0156613030002.25016.
15Dave Steffen2024.3333.8919100544.05127193186281311.56810.
16Bruce Taylor2631.7502.4818000329.025882130242221.3107.
17Dave Tobik26401.0000.4719000938.024620133451010.9745.
18Ralph Treuel2487.5335.402322310120.0144797216514447051.62510.
19Pat Underwood*2223.4002.817721048.04120152171350031.2087.
20Roger Weaver2482.8003.7329832399.010243412474631081.5059.
21Kip Young2444.5003.20121232076.07532275293377081.3688.
21 Players24.07858.5743.971361361102611261171.0121961751692513456833712731.4799.
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Bruce Kimm10354573137.9796.009
Steve Patchin291551921.9896.002
Ed Putman5301011.0006.200


Joe Lis1121026621276.9899.71
Tim Corcoran2920015117.9957.41
Steve Patchin963425.9717.44
Taylor Duncan211011.9175.50


Jerry Manuel1052343631462.9775.69
Tom Brookens203367413.9625.00
Rick Peters17274535.9604.24
Dave Machemer34611.9093.33
Mark DeJohn131001.0004.00


Tom Brookens513899124.9192.69
Marty Castillo31276637.9693.00
Glenn Gulliver29245244.9502.62
Ed Putman251752135.8412.76
Dave Machemer547031.0002.20
Rick Peters541112.9383.00
Mark DeJohn227001.0004.50
Joe Lis111001.0002.00


Mark DeJohn1091612981950.9604.21
Jerry Manuel32317189.9273.19
Glenn Gulliver891721.9293.25
Dave Machemer10411.8004.00


Dave Stegman1333221250.9852.51
Rick Peters79120642.9691.59
Kirk Gibson65100591.9211.62
Tim Corcoran5992811.9901.69
Al Greene4769350.9351.53
Dan Gonzales33443011.0001.42
Darrell Brown2033010.9711.65
Dave Machemer210001.0000.50
Bruce Kimm130001.0003.00


John Martin374810.9230.32
Mardie Cornejo31714001.0000.68
Roger Weaver29101921.9351.00
Fred Holdsworth23122211.9711.48
Ralph Treuel2372431.9121.35
Fernando Arroyo1973422.9532.16
Mike Chris1961813.9601.26
Dave Steffen1927001.0000.47
Dave Tobik192410.8570.32
Bruce Taylor1834001.0000.39
Dan Petry15724001.0002.07
Larry Corr1254001.0000.75
Kip Young1231422.8951.42
Garry Grafton70110.5000.14
Pat Underwood729001.0001.57
Steve Baker511001.0000.40
Jack Morris51310.8000.80
Theodore Blair416001.0001.75
Steve Patchin200000.00
Dave Rucker202001.0001.00
Kenneth Shea211001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Fernando Arroyo27RR6' 2.0"180Mar 21, 1952Sacramento, CA, US
Steve Baker22RR6' 0.0"185Aug 30, 1956Eugene, OR, US
Theodore Blair24LL5' 10.0"165Jun 19, 1955Detroit, MI, US
Tom Brookens25RR5' 10.0"165Aug 10, 1953Chambersburg, PA, US
Darrell Brown23SR6' 0.0"184Oct 29, 1955Oklahoma City, OK, US
Marty Castillo22RR6' 1.0"190Jan 16, 1957Long Beach, CA, US
Mike Chris21LL6' 3.0"180Oct 8, 1957Santa Monica, CA, US
Tim Corcoran26LL5' 11.0"175Mar 19, 1953Glendale, CA, US
Mardie Cornejo27RR6' 3.0"200Aug 5, 1951Wellington, KS, US
Larry Corr25RR6' 2.0"175Feb 19, 1954Camden, SC, US
Mark DeJohn25SR5' 11.0"170Sep 18, 1953Middletown, CT, US
Taylor Duncan26RR6' 0.0"170May 12, 1953Memphis, TN, US
Kirk Gibson22LL6' 3.0"215May 28, 1957Pontiac, MI, US
Dan Gonzales25LR6' 1.0"195Sep 30, 1953Whittier, CA, US
Garry Grafton23RR6' 1.0"185Sep 14, 1955Sewickley, PA, US
Al Greene24LR5' 11.0"190Nov 9, 1954Detroit, MI, US
Glenn Gulliver24LR5' 11.0"175Oct 15, 1954Detroit, MI, US
Fred Holdsworth27RR6' 1.0"190May 29, 1952Detroit, MI, US
Bruce Kimm28RR5' 11.0"175Jun 29, 1951Cedar Rapids, IA, US
Joe Lis32RR6' 0.0"175Aug 15, 1946Somerville, NJ, US
Dave Machemer28RR5' 11.0"180May 24, 1951St. Joseph, MI, US
Jerry Manuel25SR6' 0.0"165Dec 23, 1953Hahira, GA, US
John Martin23SL6' 0.0"190Apr 11, 1956Wyandotte, MI, US
Jack Morris24RR6' 3.0"195May 16, 1955St. Paul, MN, US
Steve Patchin29RR6' 1.0"190Mar 26, 1950Joplin, MO, US
Rick Peters23SR5' 9.0"170Nov 21, 1955Lynwood, CA, US
Dan Petry20RR6' 4.0"185Nov 13, 1958Palo Alto, CA, US
Ed Putman25RR6' 1.0"190Sep 25, 1953Los Angeles, CA, US
Dave Rucker21LL6' 1.0"185Sep 1, 1957San Bernardino, CA, US
Kenneth Shea21RR6' 1.0"190Aug 28, 1957Corona, CA, US
Dave Steffen20RR6' 3.0"220Dec 17, 1958Dearborn, MI, US
Dave Stegman25RR5' 11.0"190Jan 30, 1954Inglewood, CA, US
Bruce Taylor26RR6' 0.0"178Apr 16, 1953Holden, MA, US
Dave Tobik26RR6' 1.0"190Mar 2, 1953Euclid, OH, US
Ralph Treuel24RR6' 4.0"200Jun 7, 1955Elyria, OH, US
Pat Underwood22LL6' 0.0"175Feb 9, 1957Kokomo, IN, US
Roger Weaver24RR6' 3.0"190Oct 6, 1954Amsterdam, NY, US
Kip Young24RR5' 11.0"175Oct 29, 1954Georgetown, OH, US

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