Friday, December 19, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #236 - Terry Whitfield


  • Terry Whitfield was the starting left fielder for the Giants in 1978. Terry had career highs in most offensive categories. Terry hit for average pretty well, but he didn't walk much. Whitfield mostly batted second and sixth during the season.
  • 1978 Stats: .289, 10 HR, 32 RBI in 149 games
  • 1978 Highlights: 
    • May 14 - Had three hits and scored two runs in the Giants' 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals. Scored the winning run in the 10th inning.
    • Aug 27 - Went 4 for 5 with two RBI to help the Giants beat the Montreal Expos 11-3.
    • Sept 3 - Hit a pinch single and scored the winning run in the bottom of the 8th inning as teh Giants beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2.