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1976 Season


1975 / 1977

Top Hitter


Joe
Morgan

Top Pitcher


Mark
Fidrych

1976 World Series








Defeated
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(As of March 1, 1976)





Glossary
                1976 1977 1978 1979 1980
# Top Prospect
1
33
207.7
94.8
22.1
100.2
-9.4
0.4
.543
13.0
.602
11.4
.559
22.5
.642
10.5
.617 Eddie Murray
2
24
205.1
150.2
13.2
31.8
9.9
12.1
.460
16.0
.457
20.7
.531
14.6
.528
15.1
.519 Lou Whitaker
3
31
198.0
85.9
9.7
93.5
8.9
4.3
.610
10.2
.617
13.4
.613
13.6
.556
18.0
.636 Willie Randolph
4
31
198.0
65.0
10.6
100.8
21.6
1.4
.568
10.9
.593
17.4
.547
13.0
.605
26.4
.512 Tony Pena
5
25
153.0
130.7
21.1
19.5
-18.3
-0.3
.340
9.3
.463
16.9
.469
16.0
.594
16.3
.556 Andre Dawson
6
28
136.0
92.0
2.5
34.1
7.4
-0.5
.444
7.2
.512
4.7
.426
12.7
.531
27.4
.457 Garry Templeton
7
37
133.8
111.7
-2.9
21.8
3.1
3.3
.469
4.4
.457
11.2
.537
20.6
.543
2.0
.406 Carney Lansford
8
24
127.3
71.7
8.6
41.1
5.8
0.6
.556
7.2
.630
7.9
.568
9.4
.525
21.2
.599 Willie Wilson
9
30
121.7
18.2
-4.5
90.0
17.9
1.1
.512
6.7
.602
8.3
.607
5.5
.569
10.9
.519 John Tudor
10
29
119.7
76.0
-11.1
56.9
-2.1
3.1
.432
-2.5
.377
-1.3
.426
2.4
.413
13.4
.503 Dale Murphy
11
24
118.0
79.6
-12.0
55.6
-5.2
-0.4
.568
0.8
.605
3.9
.586
5.7
.488
3.8
.564 Rick Sutcliffe
12
24
116.8
74.1
2.9
41.3
-1.5
4.3
.398
20.7
.556
23.3
.441
25.9
.456
5.0
.438 Chet Lemon
13
24
111.1
80.3
-7.6
49.2
-10.8
-0.5
.457
4.9
.463
17.7
.549
8.0
.438
9.4
.466 Jack Clark
14
29
110.5
49.6
-4.8
70.0
-4.3
3.9
.630
1.3
.543
7.3
.571
16.2
.559
28.7
.549 Mario Soto
15
17
99.0
-0.6
-6.2
104.3
1.5
1.1
.463
9.5
.500
7.7
.488
12.8
.494
4.2
.395 Lee Smith
16
23
87.4
53.5
1.3
30.1
2.4
-0.9
.540
3.4
.391
3.4
.426
7.3
.333
22.4
.512 Dwayne Murphy
17
23
80.8
69.1
-3.2
19.1
-4.2
0.5
.623
2.4
.623
4.4
.556
5.2
.519
5.0
.562 Lonnie Smith
18
24
64.1
37.9
6.6
14.1
5.5
3.3
.525
8.5
.522
3.9
.451
11.2
.506
12.3
.478 Butch Wynegar
19
26
55.0
33.9
-4.2
18.5
6.9
2.4
.531
5.1
.395
2.7
.407
7.2
.389
5.7
.414 Jody Davis
20
27
51.0
15.1
2.5
35.8
-2.3
1.2
.469
6.2
.580
4.7
.537
3.9
.512
11.3
.472 Jim Clancy
21
25
45.8
21.7
0.6
25.1
-1.5
3.1
.494
1.2
.500
4.6
.457
4.4
.549
5.8
.571 Terry Puhl
22
16
40.4
12.4
0.0
20.8
7.1
3.6
.410
1.6
.414
-1.8
.574
3.0
.590
7.1
.531 Jim Gantner
23
18
27.2
30.2
-10.3
8.5
-1.1
2.1
.451
1.2
.426
3.5
.519
4.1
.422
5.2
.451 Gene Richards
24
13
23.9
-4.4
-4.7
14.3
18.6
-0.5
.509
-0.3
.441
-1.2
.434
3.6
.503
4.2
.494 Larry Andersen
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Key

World Series Champion

League Champion

Division Champion

Wild Card Winner
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