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1979 LOS ANGELES DODGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Los Angeles,CA
Team Record:  79-83   .488
Result:   3rd in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Tom Lasorda
General Manager:   Al Campanis
Stadium:  Dodger Stadium
Attendance:  2,860,954
Playoffs:  -

Los Angeles Dodgers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Vic Davalillo (42)
Youngest Player:  Bob Welch (22)
Longest Tenure:  Don Sutton (14)
Top Hitter:  Steve Garvey (6)
Top Pitcher:  Don Sutton (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Steve Howe (#16)

Roster Continuity:  79.43%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9071.559--
Houston8973.5491.5
LA Dodgers7983.48811.5
SF Giants7191.43819.5
San Diego6893.42222.0
Atlanta6694.41323.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
6Steve Garvey+1b6301968-1-13MLB16264892204321281103637592164625.315.351.497848.3663226974851156.4.310
18Bill Russell+ss46301966-9-179MLB153627721702647566924431214420.271.297.359656.293225670504693.7.281
15Dave Lopes+2b13341968-2-26MLB1535821091542062873444978844638.265.372.464836.3722706924491187.1.269
12Dusty Baker+of55301967-26-503MLB1515548615229123881145670102316.274.340.455795.354252616427935.9.278
10Ron Cey+3b24311968-3-53MLB150487771372012881338685280411.281.389.499888.3902435793681017.4.288
1,3Derrel Thomas+2b-of64281969-1-1MLB14140647104154544185414957539.256.330.350679.305142460324534.4.279
13Joe Ferguson+c-of74321968-8-161MLB12236354951402069107068262510.262.380.466845.374169442285706.6.268
9Gary Thomasson+of-1b-271969-7-160MLB1153153978111144542437014215.248.339.422761.339133362247475.1.276
7Steve Yeager+c-301967-4-80MLB1053103367921341102968085212.216.282.384665.288119346262313.2.234
8Reggie Smith+of-34UDFA: 1963MLB682344164131103265315023035.274.359.466825.363109270183416.0.305
14Von Joshua+of-311967-1-17MLB941422240713141172301005.282.315.408724.32158149108184.5.319
23Ted Martinez+ss-2b-31UDFA: 1967MLB81112193051023241601103.268.293.330623.2783711788103.1.312
44Mickey Hatcher+of-1b-241977-5-124MLB339392541151371210105.269.327.366692.3153410277103.5.300
43Rick Sutcliffe+p-231974-1-21MLB4085621301170012000614.247.253.318571.25427937551.7.308
20Don Sutton+p-34UDFA: 1964MLB337721100030011700801.143.154.143297.137118675-2-0.8.183
46Burt Hooton+p-291971-1-2MLB307551130050011800800.147.158.187345.1561484720-0.1.193
57Pedro Guerrero+of-3b-23UDFA: 1973MLB256271520292011401011.242.250.371621.26623644963.0.277
5Johnny Oates+c-331967-1-10MLB2646462002014101100.130.200.174374.1708514210.7.133
11Manny Mota+of-41-MLB47421150003003400202.357.400.357757.35015473165.1.395
41Jerry Reuss+p-301967-2-30MLB39424710010031910301.167.239.190430.209849390-0.2.304
49Charlie Hough+p-311966-8-159MLB4238161002000900500.158.158.184342.153743370-0.2.207
16Rick Monday+of-331965-1-1MLB12332100002005600001.303.395.303698.33210382444.5.370
33Vic Davalillo+of-42UDFA: 1958MLB2927271002202000000.259.310.296607.2818292034.7.259
47Andy Messersmith+p-331966-1-12MLB1122121002000600100.091.091.136227.10032321-1-1.4.125
35Bob Welch+p-221977-1-20MLB2519130003000610300.158.200.158358.173323190-0.3.231
31Doug Rau+p-301970-1-7MLB1114121000002200100.143.250.214464.2263171311.8.167
34Ken Brett+p-301966-1-4MLB3011030002000200001.273.273.273545.247311900.9.333
56Dave Patterson+p-221976-2-44MLB377010000010200200.143.143.143286.130199--.200
27Joe Beckwith+p-241977-2-46MLB175100000000200100.000.000.0000.000066--.000
29Gerry Hannahs+p-26UDFA: 1978MLB44110000000200000.250.250.250500.22714300.3.500
37Bobby Castillo+p-241974-6-113MLB193000000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
36Lerrin LaGrow+p-301969-6-137MLB313010000000100000.333.333.333667.30213203.4.500
27,21Dennis Lewallyn+p-251972-1-8MLB72010000000100000.500.500.5001000.45312109.91.000
51Terry Forster+p-271970-2-30MLB170000000001000000.0001.000.0001000.7110100--.000
Totals: (34 players)16254907391443220241837131064655683423628336145.263.331.412743--2260618843577934.9.279

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
43Rick Sutcliffe+25231974-1-21MLB17103.4639305120242.021710493169711782 61.308.070.603.614.350.83.2650.65
20Don Sutton+834UDFA: 1964MLB12153.8233326111226.020110996216114641 11.168.000.842.435.810.42.2670.76
46Burt Hooton+13291971-1-2MLB11102.97292912100212.01918570116312962 01.208.110.472.675.480.49.2800.80
41Jerry Reuss+54301967-2-30MLB7143.54392141113160.017888634608373 01.4910.010.233.374.670.72.3192.03
49Charlie Hough+-311966-8-159MLB754.76421400100151.1152888016667698 11.449.040.953.934.520.87.2820.88
35Bob Welch+-221977-1-20MLB563.9825121010581.18242367326403 01.409.070.773.547.080.50.3150.77
47Andy Messersmith+-331966-1-12MLB244.911111100062.15534349342630 01.437.941.304.913.751.31.2421.45
31Doug Rau+-301970-1-7MLB155.301111110056.07337333222814 01.7011.730.483.544.500.79.3550.76
56Dave Patterson+74221976-2-44MLB415.263600019653.06235315223400 01.5810.530.853.745.770.65.3291.03
34Ken Brett+-301966-1-4MLB433.453000014247.05220181121301 11.369.960.192.302.490.92.2931.31
27Joe Beckwith+-241977-2-46MLB124.34170008237.14218184152800 11.5310.130.963.626.750.54.3281.05
36Lerrin LaGrow+-301969-6-137MLB513.413100018437.03816142182220 11.519.240.494.385.350.82.3081.05
37Bobby Castillo+70241974-6-113MLB201.111900015724.126530132501 01.609.620.004.819.250.52.3770.81
51Terry Forster+-271970-2-30MLB125.51170008216.1181110011810 01.789.920.006.064.411.38.3401.64
29Gerry Hannahs+-26UDFA: 1978MLB023.3842002116.01086213610 01.445.631.137.313.382.17.1631.50
27,21Dennis Lewallyn+-251972-1-8MLB015.1170004012.1198705101 01.9513.860.003.650.735.00.3651.33
38Lance Rautzhan+-261970-3-57MLB027.45120001019.2998011521 02.078.380.0010.244.662.20.3212.00
Totals: (34 players)79833.86162162305132341,444142571762018355581144--111.388.880.633.465.050.68.277 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Steve YeagerC1035135697.9840.00 
Joe FergusonC673263576.9810.00 
Johnny OatesC20641322.9750.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Steve Garvey1B1621402937101.9950.00 
Pedro Guerrero1B833210.9720.00 
Derrel Thomas1B10000.0000.00 
Gary Thomasson1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave Lopes2B1523413841482.9810.00 
Ted Martinez2B182529021.0000.00 
Derrel Thomas2B559011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ron Cey3B150123265925.9770.00 
Ted Martinez3B234631.7690.00 
Derrel Thomas3B18201533.9210.00 
Mickey Hatcher3B17112340.8950.00 
Pedro Guerrero3B312011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill RussellSS1502184523070.9570.00 
Ted MartinezSS21163424.9620.00 
Derrel ThomasSS34410.8890.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dusty BakerOF1502891434.9900.00 
Derrel ThomasOF1192691014.9960.00 
Gary ThomassonOF100194441.9800.00 
Reggie SmithOF62159520.9880.00 
Joe FergusonOF5288222.9780.00 
Von JoshuaOF4656220.9670.00 
Mickey HatcherOF1936110.9740.00 
Pedro GuerreroOF12190001.0000.00 
Rick MondayOF1027010.9640.00 
Vic DavalilloOF320001.0000.00 
Manny MotaOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Charlie HoughP4215152610.9691.85 
Jerry ReussP3916023531.9252.08 
Rick SutcliffeP392421824011.0001.56 
Dave PattersonP365365011.0001.87 
Don SuttonP33226162412.9761.59 
Lerrin LaGrowP313705001.0001.22 
Ken BrettP3047714011.0004.02 
Burt HootonP292121226031.0001.61 
Bob WelchP25812833.7691.11 
Bobby CastilloP192413001.0001.49 
Joe BeckwithP17375520.8332.43 
Terry ForsterP171615001.0003.35 
Lance RautzhanP12923001.0004.89 
Andy MessersmithP116259011.0002.03 
Doug RauP1156210001.0001.93 
Dennis LewallynP71214001.0003.72 
Gerry HannahsP41603001.0001.69 


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