Season Information
Team Name
1979 San Francisco Giants
League
National League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
71-91 (.438)   GBL: -19.5
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
4 / 9 / 20
Runs For/Against
672 / 751   Diff: -79
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
17
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1883-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1979-12-19Rob AndrewsReleased by Giants.2B-SS6-0185RR1952-12-11Santa Monica,CA
1970- 10- 247-BAL
MLB1975-19791975-1979
1979-12-12Milt MaySigned as Free Agent by Giants.C6-0190LR1950-08-01Gary,IN
1968- 11- 237-PIT
MLB1970-19841968-1984
1979-12-12Rennie StennettSigned as Free Agent by Giants.2B-SS5-11175RR1951-04-05Colon,PN
1969-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1971-19811969-1983
1979-12-12Jim WohlfordSigned as Free Agent by Giants.OF-DH5-11175RR1951-02-28Visalia,CA
1970-  3-  61-KCA
MLB1972-19861970-1987
1979-12-04Nate SnellSelected by Giants from Orioles in the minor league draft.P6-4190RR1952-09-02Orangeburg,SC
1975- 22- 519-ATL
MLB1984-19871977-1988
1979-06-28Hector CruzTraded by Giants to Reds for Pedro Borbon.OF-3B5-11170RR1953-04-02Arroyo,PR
1970-  0-   0-SLN
MLB1973-19821970-1982
1979-06-28Len RandleTraded by Giants with Dave Roberts and Bill Madlock to Pirates for Al Holland, Fred Breining and Eddie Whitson.3B-2B5-10169BR1949-02-12Long Beach,CA
1970-  1-  10-WS2
MLB1971-19821969-1982
1979-06-28Bill MadlockTraded by Giants with Dave Roberts and Len Randle to Pirates for Al Holland, Fred Breining and Eddie Whitson.3B-2B5-11185RR1951-01-12Memphis,TN
1970-  5-  97-WS2
MLB1973-19871970-1987
1979-06-28Dave RobertsTraded by Giants with Len Randle and Bill Madlock to Pirates for Al Holland, Fred Breining and Eddie Whitson.P-C6-2197LL1944-09-11Gallipolis,OH
1963-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1969-19811963-1981
1979-06-28Fred BreiningTraded by Pirates with Al Holland and Eddie Whitson to Giants for Dave Roberts, Len Randle and Bill Madlock.P6-4185RR1955-11-15San Francisco,CA
1974-  3-  57-PIT
MLB1980-19841974-1986
1979-06-28Eddie WhitsonTraded by Pirates with Al Holland and Fred Breining to Giants for Dave Roberts, Len Randle and Bill Madlock.P6-3195RR1955-05-19Johnson City,TN
1974-  6- 131-PIT
MLB1977-19911974-1991
1979-06-28Al HollandTraded by Pirates with Fred Breining and Eddie Whitson to Giants for Dave Roberts, Len Randle and Bill Madlock.P5-11207RL1952-08-16Roanoke,VA
1975-  4-  81-SDN
MLB1977-19871975-1997
1979-06-28Pedro BorbonTraded by Reds to Giants for Hector Cruz.P6-2185RR1946-12-02Valverde Mao,DR
1964-  0-   0-SLN
MLB1969-19801966-1980
1979-06-17Dan GladdenSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.OF-DH5-11180RR1957-07-07San Jose,CA
1979-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1983-19931979-1993
1979-06-13John TamargoTraded by Giants to Expos for Joe Pettini and Cash.C-1B5-10180BR1951-11-07Tampa,FL
1973-  6- 132-SLN
MLB1976-19801973-1981
1979-05-16Len RandleSigned as Free Agent by Giants.3B-2B5-10169BR1949-02-12Long Beach,CA
1970-  1-  10-WS2
MLB1971-19821969-1982
1979-04-21Joe ColemanReleased by Giants.P-OF6-3195RR1947-02-03Boston,MA
1965-  1-   3-WS2
MLB1965-19791965-1982
1979-04-04Tom GriffinSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P6-3210RR1948-02-22Los Angeles,CA
1966-  1-   4-HOU
MLB1969-19821966-1982
1979-04-01Joe ColemanSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P-OF6-3195RR1947-02-03Boston,MA
1965-  1-   3-WS2
MLB1965-19791965-1982
1979-04-01Art GardnerPurchased by Expos from Giants.OF5-11175LL1952-09-21Madden,MS
1971-  2-  36-HOU
MLB1975-19781975-1986
1979-03-27Skip JamesPurchased by Brewers from Giants.1B-OF6-0185LL1949-10-21Elmhurst,IL
1971-  5- 116-SFN
MLB1977-19781970-1979
1979-03-15Jim DwyerPurchased by Red Sox from Giants.OF-DH5-10175LL1950-01-03Evergreen Park,IL
1971- 11- 255-SLN
MLB1973-19901971-1990
1979-03-10Billy NorthSigned as Free Agent by Giants.OF-DH5-11185BR1948-05-15Seattle,WA
1969- 12- 280-CHN
MLB1971-19811969-1981
1979-02-24Bill BordleySigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants.P6-3185RL1958-01-09Los Angeles,CA
1979-  1-   3-CIN
MLB1980-19801977-1982
1979-02-22Dave RobertsSigned as Free Agent by Giants.P-C6-2197LL1944-09-11Gallipolis,OH
1963-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1969-19811963-1981
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