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1988 Minnesota Twins

1988 > Class Major League > 1988 American League (West)
Overall: 91-71
Scored 759 runs, Allowed 672 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 90-72

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Tom Kelly
Represented: Minneapolis, MN
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1987 / 1989

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 Doug Baker# 27 11 7 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Tom Brunansky 27 14 56 49 5 9 1 0 1 6 1 2 7 11 .184 .286 .265 .551 13 0 0 0 0 0
3 Eric Bullock* 28 16 20 17 3 5 0 0 0 3 1 0 3 1 .294 .400 .294 .694 5 0 0 0 0 0
4 Randy Bush* 29 136 466 394 51 103 20 3 14 51 8 6 58 49 .261 .365 .434 .799 171 8 9 0 5 14
5 John Christensen 27 23 43 38 5 10 4 0 0 5 0 0 3 5 .263 .349 .368 .717 14 1 2 0 0 1
6 Mark Davidson 27 100 119 106 22 23 7 0 1 10 3 3 10 20 .217 .288 .311 .599 33 3 1 1 1 0
7 Gary Gaetti 29 133 516 468 66 141 29 2 28 88 7 4 36 85 .301 .353 .551 .905 258 10 5 1 6 5
8 Greg Gagne 26 149 507 461 70 109 20 6 14 48 15 7 27 110 .236 .288 .397 .685 183 13 7 11 1 2
9 Dan Gladden 30 141 633 576 91 155 32 6 11 62 28 8 46 74 .269 .325 .403 .728 232 9 4 2 5 4
10 Brian Harper 28 60 182 166 15 49 11 1 3 20 0 3 10 12 .295 .344 .428 .772 71 12 3 2 1 1
11 Tom Herr# 32 86 345 304 42 80 16 0 1 21 10 3 40 47 .263 .349 .326 .674 99 9 0 1 0 1
12 Kent Hrbek* 28 143 586 510 75 159 31 0 25 76 0 3 67 54 .312 .387 .520 .907 265 9 0 2 7 7
13 Gene Larkin# 25 149 594 505 56 135 30 2 8 70 3 2 68 55 .267 .368 .382 .750 193 12 15 1 5 8
14 Tim Laudner 30 117 418 375 38 94 18 1 13 54 0 0 36 89 .251 .316 .408 .724 153 14 1 3 3 0
15 Steve Lombardozzi 28 103 335 287 34 60 15 2 3 27 2 5 35 48 .209 .295 .307 .601 88 2 2 6 5 2
16 Dwight Lowry* 30 7 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 John Moses# 30 105 225 206 33 65 10 3 2 12 11 6 15 21 .316 .366 .422 .788 87 4 2 1 1 2
18 Al Newman# 28 105 295 260 35 58 7 0 0 19 12 3 29 34 .223 .301 .250 .551 65 4 0 6 0 0
19 Tom Nieto 27 24 62 60 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 .067 .097 .067 .163 4 2 1 0 0 0
20 Kirby Puckett 28 158 691 657 109 234 42 5 24 121 6 7 23 83 .356 .375 .545 .920 358 17 2 0 9 4
21 Kelvin Torve* 28 12 17 16 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 2 .188 .235 .375 .610 6 0 0 0 0 0
21 Players 28.3 162 6180 5510 759 1508 294 31 151 710 107 63 528 832 .274 .340 .421 .761 2317 130 55 37 50 52
* - 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 Allan Anderson* 24 16 9 .640 2.45 30 30 0 3 1 0 202.1 199 70 55 14 37 1 83 7 4 1 815 1.166 8.9 0.6 1.6 3.7 2.24
2 Keith Atherton 29 7 5 .583 3.41 49 0 13 0 0 3 74.0 65 29 28 10 22 4 43 2 0 1 309 1.176 7.9 1.2 2.7 5.2 1.95
3 Juan Berenguer 33 8 4 .667 3.96 57 1 27 0 0 2 100.0 74 44 44 7 61 7 99 1 5 3 428 1.350 6.7 0.6 5.5 8.9 1.62
4 Karl Best 29 0 0 6.00 11 0 8 0 0 0 12.0 15 9 8 1 7 1 9 0 1 0 59 1.833 11.2 0.8 5.2 6.8 1.29
5 Bert Blyleven 37 10 17 .370 5.43 33 33 0 7 0 0 207.1 240 128 125 21 51 1 145 16 3 5 895 1.404 10.4 0.9 2.2 6.3 2.84
6 Steve Carlton* 43 0 1 .000 16.76 4 1 1 0 0 0 9.2 20 19 18 5 5 1 5 0 2 0 54 2.586 18.6 4.7 4.7 4.7 1.00
7 Dan Gladden 30 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
8 German Gonzalez 26 0 0 3.38 16 0 14 0 0 1 21.1 20 8 8 4 8 1 19 1 0 0 92 1.312 8.4 1.7 3.4 8.0 2.38
9 Charlie Lea 31 7 7 .500 4.85 24 23 0 0 0 0 130.0 156 79 70 19 50 2 72 5 4 6 585 1.585 10.8 1.3 3.5 5.0 1.44
10 Tippy Martinez* 38 0 0 18.00 3 0 2 0 0 0 4.0 8 9 8 1 4 0 3 1 1 0 24 3.000 18.0 2.2 9.0 6.8 0.75
11 Mike Mason* 29 0 1 .000 10.80 5 0 0 0 0 0 6.2 8 8 8 1 9 0 7 0 0 0 37 2.550 10.8 1.4 12.2 9.4 0.78
12 Joe Niekro 43 1 1 .500 10.03 5 2 2 0 0 0 11.2 16 13 13 2 9 0 7 0 3 2 59 2.143 12.3 1.5 6.9 5.4 0.78
13 Mark Portugal 25 3 3 .500 4.53 26 0 9 0 0 3 57.2 60 30 29 11 17 1 31 1 2 2 242 1.335 9.4 1.7 2.7 4.8 1.82
14 Jeff Reardon 32 2 4 .333 2.47 63 0 58 0 0 42 73.0 68 21 20 6 15 2 56 2 3 0 299 1.137 8.4 0.7 1.8 6.9 3.73
15 Roy Smith 26 3 0 1.000 2.68 9 4 1 0 0 0 37.0 29 12 11 3 12 1 17 1 4 1 152 1.108 7.1 0.7 2.9 4.1 1.42
16 Les Straker 28 2 5 .286 3.92 16 14 1 1 1 1 82.2 86 39 36 8 25 1 23 0 3 4 341 1.343 9.4 0.9 2.7 2.5 0.92
17 Freddie Toliver 27 7 6 .538 4.24 21 19 0 0 0 0 114.2 116 57 54 8 52 1 69 1 1 10 491 1.465 9.1 0.6 4.1 5.4 1.33
18 Frank Viola* 28 24 7 .774 2.64 35 35 0 7 2 0 255.1 236 80 75 20 54 2 193 3 1 5 1031 1.136 8.3 0.7 1.9 6.8 3.57
19 Jim Winn 28 1 0 1.000 6.00 9 0 5 0 0 0 21.0 33 15 14 4 10 1 9 0 1 3 104 2.048 14.1 1.7 4.3 3.9 0.90
19 Players 30.1 91 71 .562 3.93 162 162 144 18 9 52 1431.2 1457 672 625 146 453 28 897 42 38 43 6064 1.334 9.2 0.9 2.8 5.6 1.98
* - 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
Tim Laudner 109 621 35 5 8 .992 6.02 8 76 25 25%
Brian Harper 48 207 15 2 0 .991 4.63 3 22 12 35%
Tom Nieto 24 108 6 1 1 .991 4.75 2 10 3 23%
Dwight Lowry 5 12 1 0 0 1.000 2.60 0 4 1 20%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kent Hrbek 105 842 57 3 92 .997 8.56
Gene Larkin 60 466 28 3 46 .994 8.23
Randy Bush 6 19 2 0 1 1.000 3.50
Kelvin Torve 4 14 1 0 1 1.000 3.75
Tim Laudner 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Lombardozzi 90 140 211 5 47 .986 3.90
Tom Herr 73 140 195 4 54 .988 4.59
Al Newman 23 29 35 1 9 .985 2.78
Doug Baker 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Greg Gagne 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dan Gladden 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gary Gaetti 115 105 189 7 24 .977 2.56
Al Newman 60 37 76 4 12 .966 1.88
Steve Lombardozzi 5 0 3 0 1 1.000 0.60
Brian Harper 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Doug Baker 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Mark Davidson 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Greg Gagne 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dan Gladden 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Greg Gagne 146 200 373 18 79 .970 3.92
Al Newman 28 31 44 1 12 .987 2.68
Steve Lombardozzi 12 12 23 0 6 1.000 2.92
Doug Baker 9 5 6 0 3 1.000 1.22
Gary Gaetti 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Tom Herr 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dan Gladden 140 0.00
John Moses 29 0.00
Mark Davidson 4 0.00
Eric Bullock 3 0.00
Tom Brunansky 1 0.00
Randy Bush 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kirby Puckett 158 0.00
John Moses 20 0.00
Mark Davidson 4 0.00
Greg Gagne 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Randy Bush 108 0.00
Mark Davidson 84 0.00
John Moses 43 0.00
John Christensen 17 0.00
Tom Brunansky 12 0.00
Eric Bullock 2 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kirby Puckett 158 450 12 3 4 .994 2.92
Dan Gladden 140 319 12 3 5 .991 2.36
Randy Bush 109 187 3 4 0 .979 1.74
Mark Davidson 91 103 3 5 1 .955 1.16
John Moses 82 123 1 0 0 1.000 1.51
John Christensen 17 20 0 0 0 1.000 1.18
Tom Brunansky 13 19 0 3 0 .864 1.46
Eric Bullock 4 7 0 1 0 .875 1.75
Greg Gagne 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeff Reardon 63 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.05
Juan Berenguer 57 7 10 0 1 1.000 0.30
Keith Atherton 49 3 9 1 0 .923 0.24
Frank Viola 35 5 30 2 1 .946 1.00
Bert Blyleven 33 12 22 1 3 .971 1.03
Allan Anderson 30 9 34 2 3 .956 1.43
Mark Portugal 26 2 1 1 0 .750 0.12
Charlie Lea 24 12 12 0 1 1.000 1.00
Freddie Toliver 21 1 19 2 2 .909 0.95
German Gonzalez 16 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.31
Les Straker 16 9 13 1 1 .957 1.38
Karl Best 11 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.09
Roy Smith 9 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.56
Jim Winn 9 2 4 1 0 .857 0.67
Mike Mason 5 0 0 0 0 0.00
Joe Niekro 5 2 3 0 1 1.000 1.00
Steve Carlton 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25
Tippy Martinez 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dan Gladden 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Allan Anderson 24 L L 5' 11.0" 178 Jan 7, 1964 Lancaster, OH, US 1988-04-28 1988-09-27
Keith Atherton 29 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 19, 1959 Newport News, VA, US 1988-04-05 1988-09-30
Doug Baker 27 S R 5' 9.0" 165 Apr 3, 1961 Fullerton, CA, US 1988-09-10 1988-10-01
Juan Berenguer 33 R R 5' 11.0" 186 Nov 30, 1954 Aguadulce, Cocle, PA 1988-04-06 1988-09-29
Karl Best 29 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Mar 6, 1959 Aberdeen, WA, US 1988-05-09 1988-06-20
Bert Blyleven 37 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Apr 6, 1951 Zeist, NL 1988-04-08 1988-09-28
Tom Brunansky 27 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Aug 20, 1960 Covina, CA, US 1988-04-05 1988-04-22
Eric Bullock 28 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Feb 16, 1960 Los Angeles, CA, US 1988-07-26 1988-10-01
Randy Bush 29 L L 6' 1.0" 186 Oct 5, 1958 Dover, DE, US 1988-04-05 1988-10-02
Steve Carlton 43 L L 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 22, 1944 Miami, FL, US 1988-04-09 1988-04-23
John Christensen 27 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 15, 1960 Downey, CA, US 1988-08-09 1988-10-01
Mark Davidson 27 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 15, 1961 Knoxville, TN, US 1988-04-06 1988-10-02
Jim Dwyer 38 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 3, 1950 Evergreen Park, IL, US 1988-08-29 1988-10-01
Gary Gaetti 29 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 19, 1958 Centralia, IL, US 1988-04-05 1988-09-30
Greg Gagne 26 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 12, 1961 Fall River, MA, US 1988-04-05 1988-10-02
Dan Gladden 30 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 7, 1957 San Jose, CA, US 1988-04-05 1988-10-02
German Gonzalez 26 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 7, 1962 Rio Caribe, Sucre, VE 1988-08-05 1988-09-29
Brian Harper 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 16, 1959 Los Angeles, CA, US 1988-05-29 1988-10-01
Tom Herr 32 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 4, 1956 Lancaster, PA, US 1988-04-23 1988-10-01
Kent Hrbek 28 L R 6' 4.0" 200 May 21, 1960 Minneapolis, MN, US 1988-04-05 1988-10-02
Gene Larkin 25 S R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 24, 1962 Flushing, NY, US 1988-04-06 1988-10-02
Tim Laudner 30 R R 6' 3.0" 212 Jun 7, 1958 Mason City, IA, US 1988-04-06 1988-10-02
Charlie Lea 31 R R 6' 4.0" 194 Dec 25, 1956 Orleans, FR 1988-04-09 1988-10-01
Steve Lombardozzi 28 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 26, 1960 Malden, MA, US 1988-04-05 1988-10-02
Dwight Lowry 30 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 23, 1957 Lumberton, NC, US 1988-04-05 1988-04-23
Tippy Martinez 38 L L 5' 10.0" 180 May 31, 1950 La Junta, CO, US 1988-04-05 1988-04-18
Mike Mason 29 L L 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 21, 1958 Fairbault, MN, US 1988-04-22 1988-05-08
John Moses 30 S L 5' 10.0" 165 Aug 9, 1957 Los Angeles, CA, US 1988-04-27 1988-10-01
Al Newman 28 S R 5' 9.0" 175 Jun 30, 1960 Kansas City, MO, US 1988-04-06 1988-10-02
Joe Niekro 43 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 7, 1944 Martins Ferry, OH, US 1988-04-12 1988-04-29
Tom Nieto 27 R R 6' 1.0" 193 Oct 27, 1960 Downey, CA, US 1988-04-05 1988-10-01
Mark Portugal 25 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 30, 1962 Los Angeles, CA, US 1988-04-28 1988-09-20
Kirby Puckett 28 R R 5' 8.0" 178 Mar 14, 1960 Chicago, IL, US 1988-04-05 1988-10-02
Jeff Reardon 32 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 1, 1955 Pittsfield, MA, US 1988-04-08 1988-10-02
Dan Schatzeder 33 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 1, 1954 Elmhurst, IL, US 1988-09-01 1988-10-02
Roy Smith 26 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 6, 1961 Mount Vernon, NY, US 1988-08-06 1988-10-02
Les Straker 28 R R 6' 1.0" 193 Oct 10, 1959 Ciudad Bolivar, Bolivar, VE 1988-04-06 1988-10-01
Freddie Toliver 27 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Feb 3, 1961 Natchez, MS, US 1988-06-21 1988-09-29
Kelvin Torve 28 L R 6' 3.0" 205 Jan 10, 1960 Rapid City, SD, US 1988-06-25 1988-07-20
Frank Viola 28 L L 6' 4.0" 200 Apr 19, 1960 Hempstead, NY, US 1988-04-05 1988-09-30
Jim Winn 28 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Sep 23, 1959 Stockton, CA, US 1988-06-27 1988-09-06

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