Saturday, May 2, 2015

1978 Topps Baseball #284 - Randy Moffitt


  • Randy Moffitt shared closing duties with Gary Lavelle in 1978. They were an effective tandem -- they had 26 of the Giants' 29 saves during the season.
  • Moffitt led the team with 70 appearances.
  • 1978 Stats: 8-4, 12 saves, 3.31 ERA in 70 games
  • 1978 Highlights:
    • April 14 - Pitched two scoreless innings and earned the win as the Giants came from behind to beat the San Diego Padres 3-2.
    • Aug 4 - Retired Ron Cey of the LA Dodgers on a fly ball with a runner on 2nd and 2 out in the bottom of the 9th inning to save a 2-1 victory for Vida Blue.