1976 California Angels season

1976 California Angels season

The 1976 California Angels season involved the Angels finishing fourth in the American League West with a record of 76 wins and 86 losses.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

AL West W L GB Pct.
Kansas City Royals 90 72 -- .556
Oakland Athletics 87 74 2.5 .540
Minnesota Twins 85 77 5 .525
Texas Rangers 76 86 14 .469
California Angels 76 86 14 .469
Chicago White Sox 64 97 25.5 .398

Notable transactions

Draft picks

Roster

1976 California Angels
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

G Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
1B Bochte, BruceBruce Bochte 146 466 120 .258 2 49
2B Remy, JerryJerry Remy 143 502 132 .263 0 28
3B Jackson, RonRon Jackson 127 410 93 .227 8 40
RF Bonds, BobbyBobby Bonds 99 378 100 .265 10 54

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Melton, BillBill Melton 118 341 71 .208 6 42
Guerrero, MarioMario Guerrero 83 268 76 .284 1 18
Solaita, TonyTony Solaita 63 215 58 .270 9 33
Jones, BobbyBobby Jones 78 166 35 .211 6 17
Herrmann, EdEd Herrmann 29 46 8 .174 2 8
López, CarlosCarlos López 9 10 0 .000 0 0
Smith, BillyBilly Smith 13 8 3 .375 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Ryan, NolanNolan Ryan 39 284.1 17 18 3.36 327
Tanana, FrankFrank Tanana 34 288.1 19 10 2.43 261
Ross, GaryGary Ross 34 225 8 16 3.00 100
Kirkwood, DonDon Kirkwood 28 157.2 6 12 4.62 78

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA
Hartzell, PaulPaul Hartzell 37 166 7 4 2.77

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Drago, DickDick Drago 43 7 8 6 4.42 43
Scott, MickeyMickey Scott 33 3 0 3 3.23 10
Verhoeven, JohnJohn Verhoeven 21 0 2 4 3.38 23
Brewer, JimJim Brewer 13 3 1 2 3.70 16
Dunning, SteveSteve Dunning 4 0 0 0 7.50 4

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Salt Lake City Gulls Pacific Coast League Jimy Williams
AA El Paso Diablos Texas League Bobby Knoop
A Salinas Packers California League Del Crandall
A Quad Cities Angels Midwest League Moose Stubing
Rookie Idaho Falls Angels Pioneer League Larry Himes

Notes

References

External links

  • 1976 California Angels team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1976 California Angels team page at www.baseball-almanac.com