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1979 Toronto Blue Jays

1979 > Class Major League > 1979 American League (East)
Overall: 53-109
Scored 613 runs, Allowed 862 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-105

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Roy Hartsfield
Represented: Toronto, ON, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Danny Ainge2087331308267371219101258.237.269.286.5548882721
2Bob Bailor2713046541450951151381483627.229.297.287.58511966452
3Rick Bosetti251626576195916135286513122270.260.286.362.648224173670
4Joe Cannon*256114614214301115122134.211.217.254.4703620300
5Rico Carty39132512461481182601255314645.256.322.390.713180211044
6Rick Cerone2513651446947112274761143740.239.294.358.65216851341
7Bob Davis273210189611201800615.124.188.180.3671671500
8Luis Gomez275917116311397001110617.239.266.282.5484670200
9Alfredo Griffin#2115368962481179221023121164059.287.333.364.6972271051640
10Roy Howell*25138563511601262841572144291.247.310.405.715207126134
11Tim Johnson*29439686616210601815.186.255.233.4882020200
12John Mayberry*30137541464611272212174116960.274.372.461.833214105127
13Dave McKay#294716915619349001211719.218.256.276.5324351500
14Bob Robertson321532291300110039.103.188.207.394600000
15Tony Solaita*3236121102142781213001716.265.364.422.7854320020
16Otto Velez289932527445792101548014645.288.396.529.92514583202
17Ted Wilborn#202214123000000117.000.077.000.077000100
18Al Woods*2513248843657121244536644028.278.337.385.72216871740
18 Players26.716260105423613136225334955627556448663.251.311.363.673196813136653821
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Tom Buskey32610.3753.434404000778.274333010257441033291.2588.51.12.95.01.76
2Jim Clancy2327.2225.511211020063.26544398310330022781.5089.21.14.44.71.06
3Butch Edge2234.4295.2399010051.26032306241191042401.62610.51.04.23.30.79
4Dave Freisleben2723.4004.954222600391.010157505533352164071.69210.00.55.23.50.66
5Jerry Garvin*2301.0002.7881000022.21597210014210911.1036.00.84.05.61.40
6Steve Grilli30000.001000002.1100000100080.4293.90.00.03.9
7Phil Huffman21618.2505.7731310210173.022013011125680560358021.66511.41.33.52.90.82
8Jesse Jefferson30210.1675.51341012201116.0150757119452432025131.68111.61.53.53.30.96
9Dave Lemanczyk28810.4443.71222011130143.01376559124526360115971.2738.60.82.84.01.40
10Mark Lemongello2319.1006.291810520083.097645814348403023691.57810.51.53.74.31.18
11Steve Luebber2900inf1000000.0211010000030.00
12Balor Moore*2857.4174.8434169500139.1135857517794518186141.5368.71.15.13.30.65
13Tom Murphy3312.3335.40100500018.12311111806000821.69111.30.53.92.90.75
14Dave Stieb2188.5004.3118180710129.1139706211483524135631.4469.70.83.33.61.08
15Jackson Todd2701.0005.85121700032.1402621770141021441.45411.11.91.93.92.00
16Tom Underwood*25916.3603.69333201210227.0213113932395312790119631.3578.40.93.85.01.34
17Mike Willis*2803.0008.44171700026.2352725116281031281.91211.80.35.42.70.50
17 Players26.153109.3274.82162162118447111417.01537862759165594356134076462201.5049.81.03.83.91.03
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Rick Cerone136560681310.9804.626694741%
Bob Davis321141121.9843.91216936%

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
John Mayberry1351192746129.9959.38
Bob Robertson9547061.0006.78
Tim Johnson7272021.0004.14
Tony Solaita6394081.0007.17
Otto Velez6292021.0005.17

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Danny Ainge861982611167.9775.34
Dave McKay46119148737.9745.80
Tim Johnson256252521.9584.56
Luis Gomez202938210.9713.35

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Roy Howell1331082902028.9522.99
Luis Gomez222137091.0002.64
Bob Bailor9716001.0002.56
Tim Johnson921621.9002.00
Dave McKay202001.0001.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Alfredo Griffin15327250136124.9565.05
Luis Gomez15204116.9844.07

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Al Woods1270.00
Otto Velez430.00
Joe Cannon170.00
Bob Bailor40.00
Ted Wilborn40.00

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Rick Bosetti1620.00
Bob Bailor40.00
Ted Wilborn10.00

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bob Bailor1130.00
Joe Cannon400.00
Otto Velez340.00
Ted Wilborn20.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Rick Bosetti16246618134.9742.99
Al Woods1272511092.9672.06
Bob Bailor1182101632.9871.92
Otto Velez73130341.9711.82
Joe Cannon50815011.0001.72
Ted Wilborn77010.8751.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Tom Buskey4451911.9600.55
Dave Freisleben4231311.9410.38
Jesse Jefferson34102241.8890.94
Balor Moore3442241.8670.76
Tom Underwood3363652.8941.27
Phil Huffman31730001.0001.19
Dave Lemanczyk22122022.9411.45
Mark Lemongello1881520.9201.28
Dave Stieb18123111.9772.39
Mike Willis1715001.0000.35
Jim Clancy12111001.0001.00
Jackson Todd1263001.0000.75
Tom Murphy1035011.0000.80
Butch Edge917001.0000.89
Jerry Garvin811011.0000.25
Steve Grilli100000.00
Steve Luebber100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Danny Ainge20RR6' 4.0"175Mar 17, 1959Eugene, OR, US1979-05-211979-09-02
Bob Bailor27RR5' 11.0"170Jul 10, 1951Connellsville, PA, US1979-04-051979-09-30
Rick Bosetti25RR5' 11.0"185Aug 5, 1953Redding, CA, US1979-04-051979-09-30
Bobby Brown25SR6' 2.0"190May 25, 1954Norfolk, VA, US1979-04-051979-04-17
Tom Buskey32RR6' 3.0"200Feb 20, 1947Harrisburg, PA, US1979-05-131979-09-30
Joe Cannon25LR6' 3.0"193Jul 13, 1953Camp LeJeune, NC, US1979-06-151979-09-30
Rico Carty39RR6' 3.0"200Sep 1, 1939San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO1979-04-051979-09-23
Rick Cerone25RR5' 11.0"192May 19, 1954Newark, NJ, US1979-04-051979-09-30
Jim Clancy23RR6' 4.0"220Dec 18, 1955Chicago, IL, US1979-04-071979-08-04
Bob Davis27RR6' 0.0"180Mar 1, 1952Pryor, OK, US1979-04-291979-09-17
Butch Edge22RR6' 3.0"203Jul 18, 1956Houston, TX, US1979-08-131979-09-28
Dave Freisleben27RR5' 11.0"195Oct 31, 1951Coraopolis, PA, US1979-04-051979-09-30
Jerry Garvin23LL6' 3.0"195Oct 21, 1955Oakland, CA, US1979-05-151979-09-26
Luis Gomez27RR5' 9.0"150Aug 19, 1951Guadalajara, Jalisco, MX1979-04-211979-09-29
Alfredo Griffin21SR5' 11.0"160Oct 6, 1957Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO1979-04-051979-09-30
Steve Grilli30RR6' 2.0"170May 2, 1949Brooklyn, NY, US1979-09-171979-09-17
Pedro Hernandez20RR6' 1.0"160Apr 4, 1959La Romana, La Romana, DO1979-09-081979-09-17
Roy Howell25LR6' 1.0"190Dec 18, 1953Lompoc, CA, US1979-04-051979-09-30
Phil Huffman21RR6' 2.0"180Jun 20, 1958Freeport, TX, US1979-04-101979-09-29
Jesse Jefferson30RR6' 3.0"188Mar 3, 1949Midlothian, VA, US1979-04-071979-09-26
Tim Johnson29LR6' 1.0"170Jul 22, 1949Grand Forks, ND, US1979-04-121979-09-28
Craig Kusick30RR6' 3.0"210Sep 30, 1948Milwaukee, WI, US1979-07-271979-09-30
Dave Lemanczyk28RR6' 4.0"235Aug 17, 1950Syracuse, NY, US1979-04-081979-09-03
Mark Lemongello23RR6' 1.0"180Jul 21, 1955Jersey City, NJ, US1979-04-081979-07-23
Steve Luebber29RR6' 3.0"185Jul 9, 1949Clinton, MO, US1979-09-181979-09-18
John Mayberry30LL6' 3.0"215Feb 18, 1949Detroit, MI, US1979-04-051979-09-22
Dave McKay29SR6' 1.0"195Mar 14, 1950Vancouver, BC, CA1979-04-051979-09-30
Dyar Miller33RR6' 1.0"195May 29, 1946Batesville, IN, US1979-06-091979-07-22
Balor Moore28LL6' 2.0"178Jan 25, 1951Smithville, TX, US1979-04-051979-09-29
Tom Murphy33RR6' 3.0"185Dec 30, 1945Cleveland, OH, US1979-04-051979-05-08
Bob Robertson32RR6' 1.0"195Oct 2, 1946Frostburg, MD, US1979-04-251979-06-23
Tony Solaita32LL6' 0.0"210Jan 15, 1947Nuuuli, AS1979-08-011979-09-30
Dave Stieb21RR6' 0.0"185Jul 22, 1957Santa Ana, CA, US1979-06-291979-09-30
Jackson Todd27RR6' 2.0"180Nov 20, 1951Tulsa, OK, US1979-08-061979-09-29
Tom Underwood25RL5' 11.0"170Dec 22, 1953Kokomo, IN, US1979-04-051979-09-27
Otto Velez28RR6' 0.0"170Nov 29, 1950Ponce, PR1979-04-071979-09-30
Ted Wilborn20SR6' 0.0"165Dec 16, 1958Waco, TX, US1979-04-051979-06-28
Mike Willis28LL6' 2.0"205Dec 26, 1950Oklahoma City, OK, US1979-04-101979-06-24
Al Woods25LL6' 3.0"190Aug 8, 1953Oakland, CA, US1979-04-051979-09-30

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