Season Information
Team Name
1979 Chicago Cubs
League
National League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
80-82 (.494)   GBL: -18
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
5 / 7 / 17
Runs For/Against
706 / 707   Diff: -1
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Jon Perlman (1-12)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
12
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1871-2020
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1979 Batting Statistics

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  • Drafted
  • 1st Round Pick
  • 22-under
  • 36-over
  • Hitters
  • Pitchers
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  • UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    11Ivan DeJesusSS26R10---L - S - E16063692180261055224205982217219.283.345.379.72471624141.195.096.3188.2411.451.39127.20.7022.8
    22Bill Buckner1B29L12---L - S - E149591721683471466943028214616.284.319.437.75662825855.212.153.2784.784.460.9342.22.2332.7
    28Jerry MartinOF30R9---L - S - E150534741453431973243885304313.272.321.453.77457924256.249.181.2906.5614.682.2428.13.2838.6
    10Dave KingmanOF30R10---L - S - E1455329715319548115424513140877.288.343.613.95658932672.414.325.2917.6422.242.9111.18.1547.1
    16Steve Ontiveros3B27B11---L - S - E15251958148282457015868715719.285.362.370.73259019234.195.085.3199.8311.531.17129.80.6823.0
    8Barry FooteC27R10---L - S - E132429471092601656523449501712.254.316.427.74346918342.259.173.2557.2510.451.4426.83.4138.5
    25Scot ThompsonOF23L6---L - S - E1283463610013522943173711318.289.322.373.69536812920.136.084.3164.6210.052.18173.00.5420.0
    6Ted Sizemore2B34R14---L - S - E98330368217022433322537278.248.319.318.63737410519.167.070.2628.566.680.78165.00.5323.2
    26Larry BiittnerOF-1B33L12---L - S - E1112723579133350112123002110.290.339.393.73229510719.180.103.3067.127.801.1090.71.0224.0
    7Bobby MurcerOF33L14---L - S - E5819022494172223362011323.258.374.400.7742317612.326.142.25315.588.660.5627.13.0324.5
    27Mike VailOF27R9---L - S - E8717928608273502142700214.335.379.520.8991959317.251.185.3617.1813.851.9325.63.5928.3
    15Steve Dillard2B28R8---L - S - E8916631476152410172415144.283.351.422.7731907012.247.139.3048.9512.631.4133.22.6325.5
    20Mick Kelleher3B-2B31R11---L - S - E73142143641010207928104.254.296.296.592160425.106.042.2694.385.631.290.00.0013.9
    9Tim BlackwellC26B10---L - S - E631228203101200322512213.164.338.205.543159254.303.041.20220.1315.720.780.00.0020.0
    24Ken HendersonOF33B16---L - S - E62811119202800151610011.235.361.333.69497274.284.098.27015.4616.491.0740.52.0621.0
    48Rick ReuschelP30R8---L - S - E387981321060172605000.165.233.215.44891173.127.050.2457.6928.573.710.00.0023.1
    40Lynn McGlothenP29L7---L - S - E427161630030011004005.225.236.268.50476193.056.043.2621.3213.1610.000.00.0018.8
    47Dennis LampP26R3---L - S - E3858291001002907000.155.183.172.35567101.052.017.1842.9913.434.500.00.0011.1
    39Mike KrukowP27R4---L - S - E28514162018000827200.314.327.412.73962213.098.098.3410.0012.900.0051.01.6118.8
    30Ken HoltzmanP33R11---L - S - E24432103001002900000.233.267.302.56945133.116.069.2944.4420.004.500.00.0030.0
    12Steve Macko2B24L3---L - S - E1940291003004800000.225.295.250.54544101.125.025.2819.0918.182.000.00.0011.1
    32Miguel DiloneOF24B8---L - S - E4336141100011552500000.306.342.306.64838110.333.000.3555.2613.162.500.00.000.0
    36Bill CaudillP22R3---L - S - E29170100000001004000.059.059.059.1182110.000.000.1430.0047.620.000.00.000.0
    49Donnie MooreP25L4---L - S - E3913020101000500000.154.154.308.4621341.154.154.2500.0038.460.000.00.0050.0
    42Bruce SutterP26R4---L - S - E6212030003101502000.250.308.250.5581530.167.000.4296.6733.335.000.00.000.0
    UnifPlayer NamePosAgeBaExpSalaryDetailGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    7Bruce KimmC28R11---L - S - E911010000010000000.091.091.091.1821110-0.091.000.0910.000.000.000.00.000.0
    32Sam MejiasOF27R8---L - S - E3111420000002501000.182.308.182.4901420.182.000.33314.2935.712.500.00.000.0
    18Gene ClinesOF32R14---L - S - E1010020000000100000.200.200.200.4001020.000.000.2220.0010.000.000.00.000.0
    41Dick TidrowP32R2---L - S - E6310020001001202000.200.273.200.4731320.100.000.2507.6915.382.000.00.000.0
    38Willie HernandezP24L3---L - S - E528021001000501000.250.250.375.625931.125.125.6670.0055.560.000.00.0050.0
    29Steve Davis2B-3B25R3---L - S - E34000001000000000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    33George RileyP22L2---L - S - E42000000000201000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    17Kurt Seibert2B23B3---L - S - E72200000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    34Ray BurrisP28R7---L - S - E141100000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    46Dave GeiselP24L3---L - S - E71000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    45Karl Pagel1B24L4---L - S - E11000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Team Totals222055507061494250431356637352478762357742---126.269.329.403.73261822235428.223.134.2897.7312.331.5941.12.1828.6
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Ba Bats Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    1979 Pitching Statistics

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  • UnifPlayer NameRoleAgeThExpSalaryDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    48Rick ReuschelST30R10---L - S - E18123.62363651000239.025110496167512550101.369.450.602.824.713.921.67.600
    40Lynn McGlothenST/R29R12---L - S - E13144.124229616132212.02361039727551471131.3710.021.152.336.244.372.67.481
    47Dennis LampST26R9---L - S - E11103.50383261360200.122396781446861051.3410.020.632.073.864.311.87.524
    39Mike KrukowST27R7---L - S - E994.21282800000164.2172847713811195131.549.400.714.436.504.591.47.500
    30Ken HoltzmanST33L15---L - S - E694.59232032030117.213370601553446061.5810.171.154.053.375.350.83.400
    41Dick TidrowRel32R13---L - S - E1152.726300027634102.2863531542683021.257.540.443.685.963.071.62.688
    42Bruce SutterCL26R8---L - S - E662.2262000566237101.16729253321109000.985.950.272.849.772.583.44.500
    36Bill CaudillR/ST22R6---L - S - E174.80291200617090.089574816411043241.448.901.604.1010.405.702.54.125
    38Willie HernandezRel24L3---L - S - E445.01512001949079.0855044839533141.579.680.914.446.045.701.36.500
    49Donnie MooreRel25R7---L - S - E145.18391001238173.0954642825433021.6411.710.993.085.305.671.72.200
    34Ray BurrisRel28R8---L - S - E006.2314000314021.2231715015140011.759.550.006.235.827.060.93.000
    35Doug CapillaR/ST27L9---L - S - E012.6013100712017.1146517101001.217.270.523.635.193.121.43.000
    46Dave GeiselRel24L6---L - S - E000.60700037015.010110450010.936.000.002.403.000.601.25.000
    33George RileyR/ST22L5---L - S - E015.54410003013.016981650021.6911.080.694.153.466.230.83.000
    Team Totals80823.90449162205142287441,446.71500707627127521933405431.409.330.793.245.814.401.79.494
    Glossary:
    Unif Uniform Number, if available Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Role ST = Starter. Rel = Reliever. CL = Closer R/ST Primarily a Reliever, ST/R Primarily a starter Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Th Throws Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Salary Salary for the selected season. Blank usually means the player made MLB minimum Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    1979 Fielding Statistics

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    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    CBarry Foote12900.071363179793776.9796.000.0079.697.71
    CTim Blackwell6300.02452873280273.9754.300.0038.9100.02
    CBruce Kimm900.0301103231.9693.400.005.6100.03
    1B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1BBill Buckner14000.01258124711813891382.9959.900.0086.494.01
    1BLarry Biittner3200.023620224258256.9928.000.0019.828.82
    1BSteve Ontiveros100.07101881.0008.000.000.60.73
    2B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2BTed Sizemore9600.02303121568557542.9735.600.0059.398.01
    2BSteve Dillard6000.0111132331246243.9884.100.0037.067.42
    2BMick Kelleher2900.05284316139136.9784.700.0017.939.73
    2BSteve Macko1000.018210439391.0003.900.006.252.64
    2BSteve Davis200.00100111.0000.500.001.266.75
    2BKurt Seibert100.02000221.0002.000.000.614.36
    3B
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    3BSteve Ontiveros14200.0982682327389366.9412.600.0087.793.41
    3BMick Kelleher3200.01740245957.9661.800.0019.843.82
    3BSteve Dillard900.03611109.9001.000.005.610.13
    3BSteve Macko400.03120015151.0003.800.002.521.14
    3BMike Vail200.00100111.0000.500.001.22.35
    3BSteve Davis100.00200221.0002.000.000.633.36
    SS
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    SSIvan DeJesus16000.02355073297774742.9594.600.0098.8100.01
    SSMick Kelleher1400.0924143433.9712.400.008.619.22
    OF
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    OFJerry Martin14400.02971164314308.9812.100.0088.996.01
    OFDave Kingman13900.024011123263251.9541.800.0085.895.92
    OFScot Thompson10000.0161753173168.9711.700.0061.778.13
    OFBobby Murcer5400.01104001141141.0002.100.0033.393.14
    OFLarry Biittner4400.0463405349.9251.100.0027.239.65
    OFMike Vail3900.0513205654.9641.400.0024.144.86
    OFSam Mejias2300.0701087.8750.300.0014.274.27
    OFKen Henderson2300.0190102019.9500.800.0014.237.17
    OFMiguel Dilone2200.02700027271.0001.200.0013.651.29
    P
    PosPlayer NameGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    PDick Tidrow630102.27200127271.0000.400.2638.9100.01
    PBruce Sutter620101.1915302724.8890.400.2438.3100.02
    PWillie Hernandez51079.0411101615.9380.300.1931.598.13
    PLynn McGlothen420212.015150030301.0000.700.1425.9100.04
    PDonnie Moore39073.0615202321.9130.500.2924.1100.05
    PDennis Lamp380200.11745336562.9541.600.3123.5100.06
    PRick Reuschel360239.02749397976.9622.100.3222.294.77
    PBill Caudill29090.05110116161.0000.600.1817.9100.08
    PMike Krukow280164.211120323231.0000.800.1417.3100.09
    PKen Holtzman230117.2811102019.9500.800.1614.295.810
    PRay Burris14021.23400771.0000.500.338.6100.011
    PDoug Capilla13017.1051065.8330.400.298.0100.012
    PDave Geisel7015.02000221.0000.300.134.3100.013
    PGeorge Riley4013.01300441.0001.000.312.5100.014
    Glossary:
    Pos Defensive Position Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.