San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
San Francisco Giants Wall of Fame
San Francisco Giants: 1972-1981
Brother of tennis legend Billie Jean King, Moffitt was drafted by Giants in first round of 1970 June Draft, and became one of baseball's most dependable relievers. He finished in the NL Top 10 in Saves four times. Moffitt made all but one of his 459 Giants appearances in relief, and accounted for 83 Saves in 10 years with the club.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. In addition, it is included in the San Francisco Giants Wall of Fame series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1970.
Location. 37° 46.75′ N, 122° 23.397′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on King Street north of 3rd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Francisco CA 94107, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jim Barr (here, next to this marker); Jack Clark (here, next to this marker); Gary Lavelle (here, next to this marker); Darrell Evans (here, next to this Johnnie LeMaster (here, next to this marker); John Montefusco (here, next to this marker); Gaylord Perry (a few steps from this marker); Tito Fuentes (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
Also see . . . Randy Moffitt (Wikipedia).
"He was a dependable relief pitcher for many years, and finished in the National League Top Ten four times for saves and three times for games pitched. During the 1970s he partnered first with Elías Sosa and later with Gary Lavelle to give the Giants one of the league's better bullpens. In 534 career pitching appearances (all but one in relief) he finished 306 games including 96 saves."(Submitted on July 5, 2021.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 5, 2021, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 133 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on July 5, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2021, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.