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1979 International League (AAA)

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  • 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
    1Columbus Clippers*1398554.612--Johnny LiponDennis Werth (916)Dave Wehrmeister (1.49)
    2Syracuse Chiefs1407763.5508.5Vern BensonDonald Pisker (743)Chuck Fore (1.35)
    3Richmond Braves1407664.5439.5Tom BurgessJerry Keller (802)Tommy Boggs (1.45)
    4Tidewater Tides1407367.52112.5Frank VerdiEd Cipot (771)Jesse Orosco (1.54)
    5Pawtucket Red Sox1406674.47119.5Joe MorganDave Stapleton (805)Steven Schneck (1.61)
    6Charleston Charlies1396574.46820.0Jim BeauchampDave Bergman (783)Larry Anderson (1.55)
    7Toledo Mud Hens1396376.45322.0Cal ErmerJesus Vega (798)Terry Sheehan (1.55)
    8Rochester Red Wings1395386.38132.0Doc EdwardsJim Smith (629)Tony Chevez (1.60)
    Playoffs Summary
    TeamPlayoff Notes
    Columbus ClippersLeague Champions
    Syracuse ChiefsLost in Finals
    Richmond BravesLost in Semi-Finals
    Tidewater TidesLost in Semi-Finals
    1979 International League Batting Totals
    Charleston CharliesHOU65741394390530113219627534804630407577253133 .258.319.3516701541
    Columbus ClippersNYA855413944126021198208308455610645525631304948 .272.346.3897351718
    Pawtucket Red SoxBOS667414046365821163177231435402229395732503435 .251.308.3927001815
    Richmond BravesATL766414044435471112162467750916464480765566339 .250.321.3596801597
    Rochester Red WingsBAL53861394488558115918838785048053425589225136 .258.320.3696891657
    Syracuse ChiefsTOR77631404841605121520962885574431439834346846 .251.311.3746851812
    Tidewater TidesNYN736714045945631108181507647016545464871434929 .241.309.3526611617
    Toledo Mud HensMIN63761394942622122320733955578143505763227344 .247.315.3606751781
    1979 International League Pitching Totals
    Charleston CharliesHOU65743.551394261711491132530453534075771.348.870.423.194.52
    Columbus ClippersNYA85543.791394473411801198602497845256311.469.140.644.004.81
    Pawtucket Red SoxBOS66743.44140531118131111635825011433957321.197.980.982.715.03
    Richmond BravesATL76643.531403982211201112547439774807651.428.940.623.866.15
    Rochester Red WingsBAL53864.241392841912721159558599784255891.258.200.553.014.17
    Syracuse ChiefsTOR77633.361405092612271215605458884398341.358.910.653.226.12
    Tidewater TidesNYN73673.521402373711541108563451764648711.368.640.593.626.79
    Toledo Mud HensMIN63763.611394681612141223622487955057631.429.070.703.745.66

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