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1979 Carolina League (A+)

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This Page's Content: Standings Playoffs Batting Totals Pitching Totals
  • An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, awards, leaderboards, player registers and more.
  • Many minor leagues standings are actually 2 half-seasons merged into 1 where the winner of each half-season advance to the playoffs. This is done to offset the high volatility of a minor league roster. TBC does not track half-seasons and so the standings below may be a combination and thus playoff participants may not seem logical.
  • Playoff teams are in bold.
  • RankTeam NameTeamMLB-AffGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Winston-Salem Red Sox1408555.607--Bill SlackCraig Brooks (835)Mike Howard (1.13)
    2Alexandria Mariners1367462.5449.0Bobby FloydGary Pellant (847)Jeff Cary (1.24)
    3Peninsula Pilots1366868.50015.0Ron ClarkSteve Curry (821)Thomas Hart (1.15)
    4Kinston Eagles1366769.49316.0Duane LarsonRocket Wheeler (755)Keith Walker (1.14)
    5Lynchburg Mets1346173.45521.0Jack AkerMike Fitzgerald (775)John Violette (1.14)
    6Salem Pirates1365482.39729.0Jim MahoneyMichael Barnes (936)Paulo DeLeon (1.23)
    Playoffs Summary
    TeamPlayoff Notes
    1979 Carolina League Batting Totals
    Alexandria MarinersSEA746213642205891030161236248821060516755395143 .244.323.3376601423
    Kinston EaglesTOR67691364768619124817962455628633484851463543 .262.327.3546811686
    Lynchburg MetsNYN61731344226548108419237574738449507841359133 .257.334.3606941521
    Peninsula PilotsPHI686813644096041157174455151515337477745294927 .262.333.3576901574
    Salem PiratesPIT548213644515741078170365552010331600878395440 .242.330.3346641485
    Winston-Salem Red SoxBOS855514046646751225174505854219563573849437738 .263.341.3597001673
    1979 Carolina League Pitching Totals
    Alexandria MarinersSEA74623.721363882711891030589491625167551.307.800.473.915.71
    Kinston EaglesTOR67693.511362772312171248619475454848511.429.230.333.586.29
    Lynchburg MetsNYN61733.561344671411761084548465575078411.358.300.443.886.44
    Peninsula PilotsPHI68683.531364381611421157604448514777451.439.120.403.765.87
    Salem PiratesPIT54824.081363541612601078574571556008781.337.700.394.296.27
    Winston-Salem Red SoxBOS85553.231404383412221225675439585738491.479.020.434.226.25

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