Season Information
Team Name
1979 Cincinnati Reds
League
National League
Division
West
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
90-71 (.559)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 3 / 6
Runs For/Against
731 / 644   Diff: +87
Playoffs
Lost NLCS (Pirates)
Playoff Series
Lost NLCS (Pirates)
Playoff Series
NLCS vs PIT (L 3-0)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Dan Lamar (1-20)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
5
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1876-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1979-10-25Sheldon BurnsideTraded by Tigers to Reds for Champ Summers.P6-5200RL1954-12-22South Bend,IN
1974-  0-   0-DET
MLB1978-19801975-1980
1979-10-12Mark GilbertTraded by Cubs to Reds for Doug Capilla.OF-2B6-0175BR1956-08-22Atlanta,GA
1978- 14- 351-CHN
MLB1985-19851978-1985
1979-07-25Mike ArmstrongTraded by Reds to Padres for Paul O'Neill.P6-3206RR1954-03-07Glen Cove,NY
1974-  1-  24-CIN
MLB1980-19871974-1987
1979-07-04Sam MejiasPurchased by Reds from Cubs.OF-P6-0170RR1952-05-09Santiago,DR
1970-  0-   0-MIL
MLB1976-19811971-1981
1979-06-28Ken HendersonPurchased by Cubs from Reds.OF-DH6-2180BR1946-06-15Carroll,IA
1967- 42- 760-NYN
MLB1965-19801964-1980
1979-06-28Hector CruzTraded by Giants to Reds for Pedro Borbon.OF-3B5-11170RR1953-04-02Arroyo,PR
1970-  0-   0-SLN
MLB1973-19821970-1982
1979-06-28Pedro BorbonTraded by Reds to Giants for Hector Cruz.P6-2185RR1946-12-02Valverde Mao,DR
1964-  0-   0-SLN
MLB1969-19801966-1980
1979-05-25Champ SummersTraded by Reds to Tigers for Sheldon Burnside.OF-DH6-2205LR1946-06-15Bremerton,WA
1971-  0-   0-OAK
MLB1974-19841972-1984
1979-05-20Mike RamseySigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds.OF-P6-0170BL1960-07-08Thomson,GA
1979-  0-   0-CIN
MLB1987-19871979-1989
1979-05-08Paul BlairSigned as Free Agent by Reds.OF-3B6-0171RR1944-02-01Cushing,OK
1961-  0-   0-NYN
MLB1964-19801962-1980
1979-05-03Doug CapillaTraded by Reds to Cubs for Mark Gilbert.P5-8175LL1952-01-07Honolulu,HI
1970- 25- 600-SFN
MLB1976-19811970-1982
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Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system