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+ 1979
Most Valuable Player:
Starting Pitchers: Steve Carlton (NL) Nolan Ryan (AL)
Hosting Ballpark: The Kingdome (Seattle,WA)
Attendance: 58,905
  • A full listing of players on the final All-Star Team rosters for both American and National Leagues. Players originally named are not listed in the roster grid. However, for some years, where data is available, we have tried to record the replacement information.
  • First-time all-stars are highlighted.
  • Starters are listed in bold
  • Roster Notes (if any)
  • National League (1979)
    1979Don Baylor (s)California AngelsOF6-1 220R-R301
    1979Bruce BochteSeattle Mariners1B-OF6-3200L-L281
    1979George Brett (s)Kansas City Royals3B-1B6-0205L-R264
    1979Rick BurlesonBoston Red SoxSS5-10165R-R283
    1979Rod CarewCalifornia Angels1B-2B6-0182L-R3313
    1979Mark ClearCalifornia AngelsP6-4215R-R231
    1979Cecil Cooper (s)Milwaukee Brewers1B6-2190L-L291
    1979Brian DowningCalifornia AngelsOF-C5-10194R-R281
    1979Bobby GrichCalifornia Angels2B6-2190R-R304
    1979Ron GuidryNew York YankeesP5-11160L-L282
    1979Reggie JacksonNew York YankeesOF6-0200L-L339
    1979Tommy JohnNew York YankeesP6-3185R-L363
    1979Steve KempDetroit TigersOF6-0195L-L241
    1979Jim KernTexas RangersP6-5205R-R303
    1979Dave LemanczykToronto Blue JaysP6-4235R-R281
    1979Chet LemonChicago White SoxOF6-0190R-R242
    1979Fred Lynn (s)Boston Red SoxOF6-1190L-L275
    1979Sid MongeCleveland IndiansP6-2195B-L281
    1979Graig NettlesNew York Yankees3B6-0185L-R344
    1979Jeff NewmanOakland AthleticsC-1B6-2218R-R301
    1979Darrell Porter (s)Kansas City RoyalsC6-0193L-R273
    1979Jim Rice (s)Boston Red SoxLF-OF6-2205R-R263
    1979Nolan Ryan (s)California AngelsP6-2195R-R325
    1979Ken SingletonBaltimore OriolesOF6-4213B-R322
    1979Roy Smalley (s)Minnesota TwinsSS6-1185B-R261
    1979Don StanhouseBaltimore OriolesP6-2195R-R281
    1979Bob StanleyBoston Red SoxP6-4215R-R241
    1979Frank White (s)Kansas City Royals2B5-11175R-R282
    1979Carl Yastrzemski (s)Boston Red SoxOF5-11188L-R3916
    National League (1979)
    1979Joaquin AndujarHouston AstrosP6-0180B-R262
    1979Johnny BenchCincinnati RedsC6-1208R-R3112
    1979Bob Boone (s)Philadelphia PhilliesC6-2207R-R313
    1979Larry Bowa (s)Philadelphia PhilliesSS5-10155B-R335
    1979Lou Brock (s)St. Louis CardinalsOF5-11170L-L406
    1979Steve Carlton (s)Philadelphia PhilliesP6-5210L-L347
    1979Gary CarterMontreal ExposC6-2215R-R252
    1979Ron CeyLos Angeles Dodgers3B5-9185R-R316
    1979Jack ClarkSan Francisco GiantsOF-1B6-2205R-R232
    1979Dave ConcepcionCincinnati RedsSS6-1180R-R316
    1979George Foster (s)Cincinnati RedsOF6-1185R-R304
    1979Steve Garvey (s)Los Angeles Dodgers1B5-10189R-R306
    1979Keith HernandezSt. Louis Cardinals1B6-0195L-L251
    1979Dave KingmanChicago CubsOF-1B6-6210R-R302
    1979Mike LaCossCincinnati RedsP6-4200R-R231
    1979Dave Lopes (s)Los Angeles Dodgers2B5-9170R-R342
    1979Gary MatthewsAtlanta BravesOF6-3205R-R281
    1979Lee MazzilliNew York MetsOF-1B6-1185B-R241
    1979Joe MorganCincinnati Reds2B5-7155L-R3510
    1979Joe NiekroHouston AstrosP6-1190R-R341
    1979Dave Parker (s)Pittsburgh PiratesOF6-5225L-R282
    1979Larry ParrishMontreal Expos3B-OF6-3220R-R251
    1979Gaylord PerrySan Diego PadresP6-4215R-R405
    1979Craig ReynoldsHouston AstrosSS6-1175L-R262
    1979Steve RogersMontreal ExposP6-1182R-R293
    1979Pete RosePhiladelphia PhilliesOF-1B5-11203B-R3813
    1979Joe SambitoHouston AstrosP6-1190L-L271
    1979Mike Schmidt (s)Philadelphia Phillies3B6-2203R-R294
    1979Ted SimmonsSt. Louis CardinalsC-1B6-0200B-R296
    1979John StearnsNew York MetsC6-0185R-R272
    1979Bruce SutterChicago CubsP6-2190R-R263
    1979Garry TempletonSt. Louis CardinalsSS5-11185B-R232
    1979Dave Winfield (s)San Diego PadresRF6-6220R-R273

    Roster Notes

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