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2009 Minnesota Twins

2009 > Class Major League > 2009 American League (Central)
Overall: 87-76
Scored 817 runs, Allowed 765 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 86-77

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Ron Gardenhire
Represented: Minneapolis, MN
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 2008 / 2010

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Luis Ayala 31 28 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
2 Scott Baker 27 33 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Nick Blackburn 27 33 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Brian Buscher* 28 61 164 136 14 32 3 1 2 12 0 0 24 35 .235 .360 .316 .676 43 3 3 0 1 0
5 Alexi Casilla# 24 80 256 228 25 46 7 3 0 17 11 0 22 36 .202 .280 .259 .538 59 6 3 2 1 0
6 Joe Crede 31 90 367 333 42 75 16 1 15 48 0 0 29 56 .225 .289 .414 .703 138 6 2 0 3 1
7 Michael Cuddyer 30 153 650 588 93 162 34 7 32 94 6 1 54 118 .276 .342 .520 .862 306 22 6 0 2 3
8 Carlos Gomez 23 137 349 315 51 72 15 5 3 28 14 7 22 72 .229 .287 .337 .623 106 1 4 7 1 0
9 Brendan Harris 28 123 453 414 44 108 22 1 6 37 0 2 29 78 .261 .310 .362 .672 150 16 3 1 6 0
10 Justin Huber 26 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 1 0 0 0 0
11 Bobby Keppel 27 37 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jason Kubel* 27 146 578 514 73 154 35 2 28 103 1 1 56 106 .300 .369 .539 .907 277 13 3 0 5 9
13 Francisco Liriano* 25 29 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
14 Joe Mauer* 26 138 606 523 94 191 30 1 28 96 4 1 76 63 .365 .444 .587 1.031 307 13 2 0 5 14
15 Jose Morales# 26 54 134 119 14 37 6 0 0 7 0 0 14 22 .311 .381 .361 .742 43 4 0 0 1 1
16 Justin Morneau* 28 135 590 508 85 139 31 1 30 100 0 0 72 86 .274 .363 .516 .878 262 12 3 0 7 12
17 Glen Perkins* 26 18 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 2 0 0
18 Nick Punto# 31 125 440 359 56 82 15 1 1 38 16 3 61 70 .228 .337 .284 .621 102 7 1 13 6 1
19 Mike Redmond 38 45 147 135 9 32 5 1 0 7 0 0 11 19 .237 .299 .289 .588 39 8 1 0 0 0
20 Kevin Slowey 25 16 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 1 0 0
21 Denard Span* 25 145 676 578 97 180 16 10 8 68 23 10 70 89 .311 .392 .415 .807 240 7 10 12 6 3
22 Anthony Swarzak 23 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Matt Tolbert# 27 71 231 198 28 46 7 1 2 19 6 2 21 37 .232 .303 .308 .611 61 1 0 10 2 1
24 Delmon Young 23 108 416 395 50 112 16 2 12 60 2 5 12 92 .284 .308 .425 .733 168 17 4 0 5 1
24 Players 27.3 163 6346 5608 817 1539 271 40 172 770 85 32 585 1021 .274 .345 .429 .774 2406 147 45 51 57 46
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Luis Ayala 31 1 2 .333 4.18 28 0 11 0 0 0 32.1 38 18 15 4 8 0 21 3 0 0 138 1.423 10.6 1.1 2.2 5.8 2.63
2 Scott Baker 27 15 9 .625 4.36 33 33 0 1 1 0 200.0 190 99 97 28 48 1 162 4 0 4 828 1.190 8.6 1.3 2.2 7.3 3.38
3 Nick Blackburn 27 11 11 .500 4.03 33 33 0 3 0 0 205.2 240 103 92 25 41 1 98 3 0 2 882 1.366 10.5 1.1 1.8 4.3 2.39
4 Jesse Crain 27 7 4 .636 4.70 56 0 15 0 0 0 51.2 48 28 27 3 27 3 43 5 1 1 230 1.452 8.4 0.5 4.7 7.5 1.59
5 R.A. Dickey 34 1 1 .500 4.62 35 1 13 0 0 0 64.1 74 34 33 8 30 1 42 4 0 4 293 1.617 10.4 1.1 4.2 5.9 1.40
6 Brian Duensing* 26 5 2 .714 3.64 24 9 3 0 0 0 84.0 84 37 34 7 31 1 53 3 0 1 359 1.369 9.0 0.8 3.3 5.7 1.71
7 Armando Gabino 25 0 0 17.18 2 1 0 0 0 0 3.2 9 7 7 1 5 0 2 0 0 0 25 3.818 22.1 2.5 12.3 4.9 0.40
8 Matt Guerrier 30 5 1 .833 2.36 79 0 15 0 0 1 76.1 58 23 20 10 16 2 47 4 0 6 304 0.969 6.8 1.2 1.9 5.5 2.94
9 Philip Humber 26 0 0 8.00 8 0 3 0 0 0 9.0 17 8 8 1 9 2 9 0 0 1 50 2.889 17.0 1.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
10 Bobby Keppel 27 1 1 .500 4.83 37 0 8 0 0 0 54.0 63 30 29 4 21 2 32 5 0 2 242 1.556 10.5 0.7 3.5 5.3 1.52
11 Francisco Liriano* 25 5 13 .278 5.80 29 24 2 0 0 0 136.2 147 93 88 21 65 0 122 6 1 5 609 1.551 9.7 1.4 4.3 8.0 1.88
12 Jeff Manship 24 1 1 .500 5.68 11 5 1 0 0 0 31.2 39 21 20 4 15 0 21 1 0 2 146 1.705 11.1 1.1 4.3 6.0 1.40
13 Jose Mijares* 24 2 2 .500 2.34 71 0 12 0 0 0 61.2 50 17 16 7 23 1 55 2 0 0 253 1.184 7.3 1.0 3.4 8.0 2.39
14 Juan Morillo 25 0 0 22.50 3 0 2 0 0 0 2.0 3 5 5 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 12 3.000 13.5 4.5 13.5 4.5 0.33
15 Kevin Mulvey 24 0 0 27.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.1 6 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 4.500 40.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
16 Joe Nathan 34 2 2 .500 2.10 70 0 62 0 0 47 68.2 42 16 16 7 22 1 89 2 0 4 271 0.932 5.5 0.9 2.9 11.7 4.05
17 Glen Perkins* 26 6 7 .462 5.89 18 17 1 0 0 0 96.1 120 64 63 13 23 0 45 1 1 2 423 1.484 11.2 1.2 2.1 4.2 1.96
18 Jon Rauch 30 5 1 .833 1.72 17 0 2 0 0 0 15.2 13 3 3 1 6 1 14 1 0 0 64 1.213 7.5 0.6 3.4 8.0 2.33
19 Kevin Slowey 25 10 3 .769 4.86 16 16 0 0 0 0 90.2 113 50 49 15 15 1 75 5 0 3 394 1.412 11.2 1.5 1.5 7.4 5.00
20 Anthony Swarzak 23 3 7 .300 6.25 12 12 0 0 0 0 59.0 76 43 41 12 20 0 34 2 0 0 268 1.627 11.6 1.8 3.1 5.2 1.70
20 Players 28.1 87 76 .534 4.50 163 163 159 4 7 48 1453.0 1542 765 726 185 466 20 1052 58 3 43 6274 1.382 9.6 1.1 2.9 6.5 2.26
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Joe Mauer 109 724 31 3 3 .996 6.93 9 54 19 26%
Mike Redmond 44 228 8 0 2 1.000 5.36 2 35 5 13%
Jose Morales 29 135 9 3 0 .980 4.97 5 18 8 31%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Justin Morneau 123 952 90 3 88 .997 8.47
Michael Cuddyer 34 278 14 4 27 .986 8.59
Brian Buscher 13 69 6 0 13 1.000 5.77
Brendan Harris 3 11 0 0 0 1.000 3.67
Justin Huber 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Matt Tolbert 1 1 0 0 1 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alexi Casilla 72 141 170 5 35 .984 4.32
Nick Punto 63 119 150 0 36 1.000 4.27
Matt Tolbert 36 74 110 2 29 .989 5.11
Brendan Harris 11 19 24 0 2 1.000 3.91
Michael Cuddyer 1 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Crede 84 60 171 4 18 .983 2.75
Brendan Harris 44 20 57 6 1 .928 1.75
Matt Tolbert 27 11 43 2 5 .964 2.00
Brian Buscher 25 19 31 1 4 .980 2.00
Nick Punto 5 3 6 0 1 1.000 1.80

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Nick Punto 58 100 153 7 29 .973 4.36
Brendan Harris 56 64 150 6 25 .973 3.82
Matt Tolbert 3 2 4 0 2 1.000 2.00
Alexi Casilla 2 0 1 0 1 1.000 0.50

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Delmon Young 98 0.00
Denard Span 74 0.00
Jason Kubel 29 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carlos Gomez 132 0.00
Denard Span 84 0.00
Michael Cuddyer 3 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Cuddyer 117 0.00
Denard Span 39 0.00
Jason Kubel 30 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Denard Span 145 350 6 5 2 .986 2.46
Carlos Gomez 132 297 3 1 0 .997 2.27
Michael Cuddyer 117 209 5 2 0 .991 1.83
Delmon Young 98 175 4 5 1 .973 1.83
Jason Kubel 58 103 1 0 0 1.000 1.79

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Matt Guerrier 79 8 12 0 1 1.000 0.25
Jose Mijares 71 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.11
Joe Nathan 70 5 6 1 1 .917 0.16
Jesse Crain 56 6 8 0 1 1.000 0.25
Bobby Keppel 37 4 7 0 0 1.000 0.30
R.A. Dickey 35 6 8 1 0 .933 0.40
Scott Baker 33 9 17 0 0 1.000 0.79
Nick Blackburn 33 25 23 1 2 .980 1.45
Francisco Liriano 29 1 15 0 1 1.000 0.55
Luis Ayala 28 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.21
Brian Duensing 24 6 17 0 2 1.000 0.96
Glen Perkins 18 3 8 1 1 .917 0.61
Jon Rauch 17 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.12
Kevin Slowey 16 4 6 0 0 1.000 0.63
Anthony Swarzak 12 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.58
Jeff Manship 11 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.45
Philip Humber 8 0 1 1 0 .500 0.13
Juan Morillo 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Armando Gabino 2 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Kevin Mulvey 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Luis Ayala 31 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jan 12, 1978 Los Mochis, Sinaloa, MX 2009-04-06 2009-06-20
Scott Baker 27 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Sep 19, 1981 Shreveport, LA, US 2009-04-15 2009-10-06
Nick Blackburn 27 R R 6' 4.0" 240 Feb 24, 1982 Ada, OK, US 2009-04-07 2009-10-03
Craig Breslow 28 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 8, 1980 New Haven, CT, US 2009-04-06 2009-05-19
Brian Buscher 28 L R 6' 0.0" 200 Apr 18, 1981 Jacksonville, FL, US 2009-04-07 2009-10-04
Orlando Cabrera 34 R R 5' 10.0" 195 Nov 2, 1974 Cartagena, Bolivar, CO 2009-08-01 2009-10-06
Alexi Casilla 24 S R 5' 9.0" 170 Jul 20, 1984 San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Jesse Crain 27 R R 6' 1.0" 215 Jul 5, 1981 Toronto, ON, CA 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Joe Crede 31 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Apr 26, 1978 Jefferson City, MO, US 2009-04-06 2009-09-13
Michael Cuddyer 30 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Mar 27, 1979 Norfolk, VA, US 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
R.A. Dickey 34 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Oct 29, 1974 Nashville, TN, US 2009-04-10 2009-08-05
Brian Duensing 26 L L 6' 0.0" 205 Feb 22, 1983 Marysville, KS, US 2009-04-10 2009-10-04
Armando Gabino 25 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 31, 1983 Santiago, Santiago, DO 2009-08-25 2009-09-11
Carlos Gomez 23 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Dec 4, 1985 Santiago, Santiago, DO 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Matt Guerrier 30 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Aug 2, 1978 Cleveland, OH, US 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Brendan Harris 28 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Aug 26, 1980 Queensbury, NY, US 2009-04-07 2009-10-06
Sean Henn 28 R L 6' 3.0" 235 Apr 23, 1981 Fort Worth, TX, US 2009-05-19 2009-06-27
Justin Huber 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jul 1, 1982 Melbourne, Victoria, AU 2009-09-11 2009-09-11
Philip Humber 26 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Dec 21, 1982 Nacogdoches, TX, US 2009-04-07 2009-08-26
Bobby Keppel 27 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Jun 11, 1982 St. Louis, MO, US 2009-06-27 2009-10-06
Jason Kubel 27 L R 6' 0.0" 220 May 25, 1982 Belle Fourche, SD, US 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Francisco Liriano 25 L L 6' 2.0" 215 Oct 26, 1983 San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO 2009-04-06 2009-10-04
Ron Mahay 38 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Jun 28, 1971 Crestwood, IL, US 2009-08-29 2009-10-06
Jeff Manship 24 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 16, 1985 San Antonio, TX, US 2009-08-15 2009-10-02
Joe Mauer 26 L R 6' 5.0" 230 Apr 19, 1983 St. Paul, MN, US 2009-05-01 2009-10-06
Jose Mijares 24 L L 5' 11.0" 265 Oct 29, 1984 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE 2009-04-22 2009-10-06
Jose Morales 26 S R 5' 11.0" 200 Feb 20, 1983 Rio Piedras, PR 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Juan Morillo 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 5, 1983 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO 2009-04-18 2009-04-27
Justin Morneau 28 L R 6' 4.0" 220 May 15, 1981 New Westminster, BC, CA 2009-04-06 2009-09-12
Kevin Mulvey 24 R R 6' 1.0" 205 May 26, 1985 Parlin, NJ, US 2009-07-20 2009-07-22
Joe Nathan 34 R R 6' 4.0" 230 Nov 22, 1974 Houston, TX, US 2009-04-08 2009-10-06
Carl Pavano 33 R R 6' 5.0" 265 Jan 8, 1976 New Britain, CT, US 2009-08-08 2009-10-04
Glen Perkins 26 L L 6' 0.0" 205 Mar 2, 1983 St. Paul, MN, US 2009-04-09 2009-08-08
Jason Pridie 25 L R 6' 1.0" 205 Oct 9, 1983 Phoenix, AZ, US 2009-06-20 2009-06-20
Nick Punto 31 S R 5' 9.0" 195 Nov 8, 1977 San Diego, CA, US 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Jon Rauch 30 R R 6' 11.0" 290 Sep 27, 1978 Louisville, KY, US 2009-08-30 2009-10-06
Mike Redmond 38 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 5, 1971 Seattle, WA, US 2009-04-06 2009-10-01
Kevin Slowey 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 May 4, 1984 Conroe, TX, US 2009-04-08 2009-07-03
Denard Span 25 L L 6' 0.0" 210 Feb 27, 1984 Tampa, FL, US 2009-04-06 2009-10-06
Anthony Swarzak 23 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Sep 10, 1985 Fort Lauderdale, FL, US 2009-05-23 2009-08-20
Matt Tolbert 27 S R 6' 0.0" 185 May 4, 1982 McComb, MS, US 2009-05-06 2009-10-06
Delmon Young 23 R R 6' 3.0" 240 Sep 14, 1985 Birmingham, AL, US 2009-04-07 2009-10-06

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