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1979 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Philadelphia,PA
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   4th in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Danny Ozark, Dallas Green
General Manager:   Paul Owens
Stadium:  Veterans Stadium
Attendance:  2,775,011
Playoffs: Season in progress

Philadelphia Phillies affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Kaat (40)
Youngest Player:  Dickie Noles (22)
Longest Tenure:  Greg Luzinski, Larry Bowa (10)
Top Hitter:  Mike Schmidt (4)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Carlton (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Kyle Money (#46)

Roster Continuity:  79.09%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9864.605--
Montreal9565.5942.0
St. Louis8676.53112.0
Philadelphia8478.51914.0
Chi Cubs8082.49418.0
NY Mets6399.38935.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-04-06@ SLN1L  1-80-1540,526Steve CarltonJohn DennyJohn DennySteve Carlton 18-7
1979-04-07@ SLN2L  2-30-2615,294Randy LerchPete VuckovichPete VuckovichRon Reed 311-8
1979-04-08@ SLN3L  2-20-3620,055Nino EspinosaBob Forsch 513-8
1979-04-10vs PIT4W  7-31-3448,235 Dick RuthvenJohn CandelariaDick RuthvenEnrique Romo 1216-4
1979-04-11vs PIT5W  5-42-3426,281 Steve CarltonBert BlylevenSteve CarltonBert Blyleven 1720-3
1979-04-12@ NYN6L  2-32-448,719Randy LerchPat ZachryPat ZachryRandy Lerch 1923-4
1979-04-15@ NYN7W  3-24-430Dick RuthvenCraig SwanDick RuthvenCraig SwanTug McGraw2225-3
1979-04-15@ NYN8W  6-34-4318,401Nino EspinosaNeil AllenNino EspinosaNeil AllenRon Reed28280
1979-04-17@ PIT9W  13-25-427,739Steve CarltonBert BlylevenSteve CarltonBert Blyleven 413011
1979-04-18@ PIT10W  3-26-4212,195Randy LerchDon RobinsonRandy LerchDon Robinson 443212
1979-04-20vs NYN11W  8-07-4233,253 Dick RuthvenCraig SwanDick RuthvenCraig Swan 523220
1979-04-21vs NYN12W  3-08-4231,851 Nino EspinosaNeil AllenNino EspinosaNeil AllenTug McGraw553223
1979-04-22vs NYN13L  2-48-5235,020 Steve CarltonPete FalconeJesse OroscoSteve CarltonSkip Lockwood573621
1979-04-23vs LAN14W  4-39-5132,826 Randy LerchAndy MessersmithTug McGrawLance Rautzhan 613922
1979-04-24vs LAN15W  7-610-5131,140 Jim KaatDoug RauRon ReedJerry Reuss 684523
1979-04-25vs LAN16W  5-411-5134,303 Dick RuthvenBob WelchRon ReedRick Sutcliffe 734924
1979-04-27vs SDN17W  2-012-5128,522 Nino EspinosaGaylord PerryNino EspinosaGaylord Perry 754926
1979-04-28vs SDN18L  0-512-6231,633 Steve CarltonRandy JonesJohn D'AcquistoSteve Carlton 755421
1979-04-29vs SDN19W  4-313-6250,722 Randy LerchSteve MuraRon ReedRollie Fingers 795722
1979-04-30vs SFN20W  4-114-6229,169 Dick RuthvenPhil NastuDick RuthvenPhil NastuTug McGraw835825
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-05-01vs SFN21L  0-714-7229,048 Nino EspinosaBob KnepperBob KnepperNino Espinosa 836518
1979-05-03@ LAN22L  2-514-8241,215Steve CarltonRick SutcliffeRick SutcliffeSteve Carlton 857015
1979-05-04@ LAN23W  5-215-8242,717Randy LerchDon SuttonRandy LerchDon Sutton 907218
1979-05-05@ LAN24W  11-016-8245,169Dick RuthvenAndy MessersmithDick RuthvenAndy Messersmith 1017229
1979-05-06@ LAN25W  4-017-8242,184Nino EspinosaDoug RauNino EspinosaDoug Rau 1057233
1979-05-07@ SDN26W  11-618-8220,766Steve CarltonBob OwchinkoSteve CarltonBob OwchinkoRawly Eastwick1167838
1979-05-08@ SDN27W  9-819-8212,288Randy LerchRandy JonesJim KaatJohn D'Acquisto 1258639
1979-05-09@ SDN28W  2-020-8115,606Dick RuthvenEric RasmussenDick RuthvenEric Rasmussen 1278641
1979-05-10@ SDN29W  3-221-8117,208Nino EspinosaGaylord PerryNino EspinosaGaylord PerryRon Reed1308842
1979-05-11@ SFN30L  1-221-9122,860Steve CarltonBob KnepperBob KnepperSteve CarltonGary Lavelle1319041
1979-05-12@ SFN31L  1-421-10123,836Randy LerchEd HalickiEd HalickiRandy Lerch 1329438
1979-05-13@ SFN32W  12-322-10132,585Dick RuthvenVida BlueRon ReedVida Blue 1449747
1979-05-15@ CHN33L  1-722-11113,834Nino EspinosaLynn McGlothenLynn McGlothenNino Espinosa 14510441
1979-05-16@ CHN34W  13-023-11118,015Steve CarltonRick ReuschelSteve CarltonRick Reuschel 15810454
1979-05-17@ CHN35W  23-2224-11114,952Randy LerchDennis LampRawly EastwickBruce Sutter 18112655
1979-05-18vs MON36L  3-524-12131,481 Dick RuthvenRoss GrimsleyStan BahnsenDick RuthvenElias Sosa18413153
1979-05-19vs MON37L  5-1024-13133,212 Larry ChristensonSteve RogersRudy MayRawly EastwickDan Schatzeder18914148
1979-05-20vs MON38L  6-1024-14248,631 Nino EspinosaBill LeeStan BahnsenNino EspinosaElias Sosa19515144
1979-05-21vs SLN39W  5-325-14128,192 Steve CarltonJohn DennySteve CarltonJohn Denny 20015446
1979-05-22vs SLN40W  3-126-14133,379 Randy LerchBob ForschTug McGrawBob Forsch 20315548
1979-05-23vs SLN41L  1-326-15232,349 Dick RuthvenSilvio MartinezSilvio MartinezDick RuthvenMark Littell20415846
1979-05-25vs CHN42L  0-326-16234,456 Nino EspinosaLynn McGlothenLynn McGlothenNino EspinosaBruce Sutter20416143
1979-05-26vs CHN43L  1-426-17232,313 Larry ChristensonDennis LampDennis LampLarry ChristensonDick Tidrow20516540
1979-05-27vs CHN44W  6-427-17247,087 Steve CarltonBill CaudillSteve CarltonBill Caudill 21116942
1979-05-28vs CHN45L  1-427-18251,381 Randy LerchMike KrukowDick TidrowRandy LerchBruce Sutter21217339
1979-05-29@ MON46L  0-927-19232,078Dick RuthvenSteve RogersSteve RogersDick Ruthven 21218230
1979-05-30@ MON47L  0-227-20221,761Nino EspinosaBill LeeBill LeeNino Espinosa 21218428
1979-05-31@ MON48L  0-127-21222,388Larry ChristensonScott SandersonScott SandersonLarry Christenson 21218527
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-06-01@ CIN49L  2-427-22348,968Steve CarltonBill BonhamDoug BairSteve CarltonPedro Borbon21418925
1979-06-02@ CIN50L  2-427-23337,907Randy LerchMike LaCossMike LaCossRandy LerchDoug Bair21619323
1979-06-03@ CIN51W  6-428-2430Dick RuthvenPaul MoskauRon ReedPedro BorbonTug McGraw22219725
1979-06-03@ CIN52L  2-1228-24350,262Jim LonborgTom HumeTom HumeJim Lonborg 22420915
1979-06-04@ HOU53L  0-328-25319,062Larry ChristensonRandy NiemannRandy NiemannLarry Christenson 22421212
1979-06-05@ HOU54W  8-029-25328,244Steve CarltonRick WilliamsSteve CarltonRick Williams 23221220
1979-06-06@ HOU55L  3-429-26428,955Randy LerchJ.R. RichardJoe SambitoRon ReedBert Roberge23521619
1979-06-08vs ATL56L  5-1129-27441,136 Dick RuthvenEddie SolomonGene GarberRon Reed 24022713
1979-06-09vs ATL57W  9-330-27438,035 Larry ChristensonMickey MahlerLarry ChristensonMickey Mahler 24923019
1979-06-10vs ATL58L  3-1030-28458,707 Steve CarltonPhil NiekroPhil NiekroSteve Carlton 25224012
1979-06-11vs HOU59W  4-231-28331,085 Randy LerchJ.R. RichardRandy LerchJ.R. Richard 25624214
1979-06-12vs HOU60W  4-032-28334,177 Nino EspinosaRick WilliamsNino EspinosaRick Williams 26024218
1979-06-13vs HOU61L  3-432-29333,627 Dick RuthvenJoe NiekroJoe NiekroDick Ruthven 26324617
1979-06-15vs CIN62L  3-632-30350,222 Larry ChristensonTom SeaverTom SeaverLarry Christenson 26625214
1979-06-16vs CIN63W  4-333-30350,224 Steve CarltonPaul MoskauTug McGrawDoug Bair 27025515
1979-06-17vs CIN64W  9-334-30346,153 Randy LerchFred NormanRandy LerchDoug Bair 27925821
1979-06-18@ ATL65L  5-1034-3139,394Nino EspinosaRick MatulaRick MatulaNino Espinosa 28426816
1979-06-19@ ATL66L  4-1034-3258,146Larry ChristensonPhil NiekroPhil NiekroLarry Christenson 28827810
1979-06-20@ ATL67W  10-435-3248,681Steve CarltonEddie SolomonSteve CarltonEddie Solomon 29828216
1979-06-22@ MON68L  5-635-33440,729Randy LerchRoss GrimsleyRoss GrimsleyRandy LerchElias Sosa30328815
1979-06-23@ MON69L  0-335-34524,439Nino EspinosaSteve RogersSteve RogersNino Espinosa 30329112
1979-06-24@ MON70W  5-236-34541,593Larry ChristensonBill LeeLarry ChristensonBill LeeTug McGraw30829315
1979-06-25@ CHN71L  2-836-35527,246Steve CarltonLynn McGlothenLynn McGlothenSteve Carlton 3103019
1979-06-26@ CHN72W  5-337-35535,970Dick RuthvenDennis LampDick RuthvenDonnie MooreTug McGraw31530411
1979-06-27@ CHN73L  4-1137-36529,858Randy LerchMike KrukowMike KrukowRandy Lerch 3193154
1979-06-29@ SLN74W  8-738-3750Nino EspinosaBob ForschKevin SaucierBob ForschTug McGraw3273225
1979-06-29@ SLN75L  1-738-37529,300Larry ChristensonPete VuckovichPete VuckovichLarry Christenson 328329-1
1979-06-30@ SLN76W  6-439-37530,960Steve CarltonJohn FulghamRon ReedGeorge FrazierTug McGraw3343331
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-07-01@ SLN77L  7-1339-3950Dick RuthvenJohn DennyMark LittellTug McGraw 341346-5
1979-07-01@ SLN78L  1-239-39541,903Randy LerchRoy ThomasMark LittellRandy Lerch 342348-6
1979-07-02vs NYN79W  6-240-39529,142 Nino EspinosaDock EllisNino EspinosaDock Ellis 348350-2
1979-07-03vs NYN80W  4-241-39556,285 Larry ChristensonKevin KobelWarren BrusstarWayne TwitchellTug McGraw3523520
1979-07-04vs NYN81W  1-042-39440,215 Steve CarltonAndy HasslerSteve CarltonAndy Hassler 3533521
1979-07-05vs NYN82L  2-342-40528,720 Dickie NolesCraig SwanCraig SwanDickie Noles 3553550
1979-07-06vs SFN83W  6-143-40536,097 Nino EspinosaJohn CurtisNino EspinosaJohn Curtis 3613565
1979-07-07vs SFN84L  6-843-41542,047 Tug McGrawJohn MontefuscoPedro BorbonRon Reed 3673643
1979-07-08vs SFN85W  5-344-41441,387 Steve CarltonBob KnepperSteve CarltonBob Knepper 3723675
1979-07-09vs SFN86W  4-245-41438,353 Dickie NolesVida BlueDickie NolesVida BlueWarren Brusstar3763697
1979-07-10vs SDN87W  6-546-41330,234 Nino EspinosaRandy JonesDoug BirdRollie Fingers 3823748
1979-07-11vs SDN88L  3-746-42435,248 Randy LerchJohn D'AcquistoJohn D'AcquistoRandy Lerch 3853814
1979-07-12vs SDN89W  4-347-42433,501 Steve CarltonBob ShirleySteve CarltonRollie FingersTug McGraw3893845
1979-07-13vs LAN90W  3-248-42346,542 Dickie NolesRick SutcliffeDickie NolesRick SutcliffeTug McGraw3923866
1979-07-14vs LAN91W  10-749-42340,602 Nino EspinosaDon SuttonNino EspinosaDon SuttonTug McGraw4023939
1979-07-15vs LAN92W  10-350-42347,315 Randy LerchBob WelchRandy LerchBob WelchRawly Eastwick41239616
1979-07-19@ SFN93L  0-150-43420,732Dickie NolesJohn CurtisJohn CurtisDickie Noles 41239715
1979-07-20@ SFN94W  6-451-43421,110Randy LerchJohn MontefuscoRandy LerchTom GriffinRon Reed41840117
1979-07-21@ SFN95L  1-451-44425,386Steve CarltonBob KnepperBob KnepperSteve Carlton 41940514
1979-07-22@ SDN96W  5-252-44423,308Nino EspinosaJohn D'AcquistoNino EspinosaJohn D'AcquistoTug McGraw42440717
1979-07-23@ SDN97L  5-652-45416,785Dickie NolesRandy JonesRollie FingersRon Reed 42941316
1979-07-24@ LAN98L  3-1552-46439,336Randy LerchBurt HootonBurt HootonRandy Lerch 4324284
1979-07-25@ LAN99L  8-1652-47434,370Dick RuthvenRick SutcliffeRick SutcliffeDick Ruthven 440444-4
1979-07-27vs SLN100L  0-552-48440,792 Nino EspinosaBob ForschBob ForschNino Espinosa 440449-9
1979-07-28vs SLN101L  4-552-49540,063 Dickie NolesJohn FulghamMark LittellRon Reed 444454-10
1979-07-29vs SLN102L  5-652-50538,069 Randy LerchPete VuckovichPete VuckovichRandy Lerch 449460-11
1979-07-30vs CHN103W  5-453-50537,151 Dick RuthvenRick ReuschelRon ReedBruce Sutter 454464-10
1979-07-31vs CHN104W  4-154-50437,412 Nino EspinosaMike KrukowNino EspinosaMike Krukow 458465-7
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-08-01@ NYN105W  9-655-50412,295Dickie NolesDock EllisDickie NolesDock EllisRawly Eastwick467471-4
1979-08-02@ NYN106W  7-456-5140Randy LerchAndy HasslerRon ReedAndy Hassler 474475-1
1979-08-02@ NYN107L  1-256-51415,319Kevin SaucierPete FalconePete FalconeKevin SaucierNeil Allen475477-2
1979-08-03@ PIT108L  3-656-5340Dick RuthvenBruce KisonEnrique RomoTug McGraw 478483-5
1979-08-03@ PIT109L  1-556-53445,309Larry ChristensonJim BibbyJim BibbyLarry Christenson 479488-9
1979-08-04@ PIT110L  0-456-54434,754Nino EspinosaJohn CandelariaJohn CandelariaNino Espinosa 479492-13
1979-08-05@ PIT111L  8-1256-5650Steve CarltonBert BlylevenKent TekulveRawly Eastwick 487504-17
1979-08-05@ PIT112L  2-556-56546,006Dickie NolesDon RobinsonEnrique RomoDickie NolesKent Tekulve489509-20
1979-08-07vs MON113W  4-257-56538,237 Larry ChristensonDan SchatzederLarry ChristensonScott Sanderson 493511-18
1979-08-08vs MON114W  4-358-56536,476 Dick RuthvenSteve RogersRon ReedElias Sosa 497514-17
1979-08-09vs MON115W  6-459-56546,233 Nino EspinosaBill LeeNino EspinosaBill LeeRawly Eastwick503518-15
1979-08-10vs PIT116W  4-360-5750 Steve CarltonBert BlylevenRawly EastwickGrant Jackson 507521-14
1979-08-10vs PIT117L  2-360-57563,346 Randy LerchBruce KisonBruce KisonRandy LerchKent Tekulve509524-15
1979-08-11vs PIT118L  11-1460-58551,118 Dickie NolesJim RookerEnrique RomoRawly EastwickKent Tekulve520538-18
1979-08-13vs PIT119L  1-960-59543,111 Larry ChristensonJim BibbyJim BibbyLarry Christenson 521547-26
1979-08-14@ CIN120L  1-260-60538,442Steve CarltonBill BonhamTom HumeSteve Carlton 522549-27
1979-08-15@ CIN121W  3-261-60536,678Nino EspinosaFred NormanNino EspinosaFred Norman 525551-26
1979-08-17@ HOU122W  5-262-60533,782Randy LerchFrank LaCorteRandy LerchFrank LaCorte 530553-23
1979-08-18@ HOU123W  1-063-60537,735Larry ChristensonJ.R. RichardLarry ChristensonJ.R. RichardRon Reed531553-22
1979-08-19@ HOU124W  3-264-60530,631Steve CarltonJoaquin AndujarSteve CarltonJoaquin Andujar 534555-21
1979-08-20vs ATL125L  2-564-61535,156 Nino EspinosaPhil NiekroPhil NiekroRon ReedGene Garber536560-24
1979-08-21vs ATL126L  4-564-62530,234 Randy LerchRick MatulaLarry BradfordRawly EastwickGene Garber540565-25
1979-08-22vs ATL127L  3-464-63530,349 Larry ChristensonEddie SolomonEddie SolomonLarry ChristensonGene Garber543569-26
1979-08-24vs HOU128W  5-365-63532,124 Steve CarltonJoaquin AndujarSteve CarltonJoaquin Andujar 548572-24
1979-08-25vs HOU129L  1-365-64543,109 Nino EspinosaJoe NiekroJoe NiekroNino EspinosaJoe Sambito549575-26
1979-08-26vs HOU130L  1-465-65532,559 Randy LerchRick WilliamsPete LaddKevin SaucierJoe Sambito550579-29
1979-08-27vs CIN131L  2-465-66528,421 Larry ChristensonMike LaCossTom HumeLarry Christenson 552583-31
1979-08-28vs CIN132L  2-565-67531,113 Steve CarltonFrank PastoreFrank PastoreSteve CarltonTom Hume554588-34
1979-08-29vs CIN133L  6-765-68530,133 Nino EspinosaBill BonhamMario SotoKevin SaucierDoug Bair560595-35
1979-08-31@ ATL134W  6-266-6856,009Doug BirdTony BrizzolaraDoug BirdTony Brizzolara 566597-31
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttPHI PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1979-09-01@ ATL135W  6-467-68516,990Larry ChristensonPhil NiekroLarry ChristensonPhil NiekroRon Reed572601-29
1979-09-02@ ATL136W  2-168-68510,040Nino EspinosaEddie SolomonRon ReedJoey McLaughlin 574602-28
1979-09-03@ PIT137W  2-069-6950Steve CarltonBert BlylevenSteve CarltonBert BlylevenTug McGraw576602-26
1979-09-03@ PIT138L  3-769-69543,444Randy LerchJim RookerJim RookerRandy LerchKent Tekulve579609-30
1979-09-06vs NYN139L  3-570-7050 Nino EspinosaTom HausmanEd GlynnNino EspinosaAndy Hassler582614-32
1979-09-06vs NYN140W  2-170-70521,091 Randy LerchPete FalconeRandy LerchPete FalconeRawly Eastwick584615-31
1979-09-07@ CHN141L  3-470-71510,359Dickie NolesDennis LampDennis LampTug McGraw 587619-32
1979-09-08@ CHN142W  9-871-71520,767Steve CarltonGuillermo HernandezRawly EastwickBruce Sutter 596627-31
1979-09-09@ CHN143L  2-1571-72520,922Kevin SaucierRick ReuschelRick ReuschelKevin Saucier 598642-44
1979-09-11@ NYN144W  5-272-7254,713Nino EspinosaPete FalconeNino EspinosaPete FalconeRawly Eastwick603644-41
1979-09-12@ NYN145W  4-073-7254,158Randy LerchCraig SwanRandy LerchCraig Swan 607644-37
1979-09-13@ NYN146W  2-174-7253,890Steve CarltonJuan BerenguerSteve CarltonJuan BerenguerTug McGraw609645-36
1979-09-14vs CHN147L  0-274-73520,838 Dickie NolesMike KrukowBruce SutterRon Reed 609647-38
1979-09-15vs CHN148W  8-175-73533,042 Dan LarsonLynn McGlothenDan LarsonLynn McGlothen 617648-31
1979-09-16vs CHN149W  4-376-73430,261 Randy LerchDennis LampRon ReedDick Tidrow 621651-30
1979-09-17@ SLN150W  7-577-7346,479Steve CarltonBob ForschSteve CarltonDarold KnowlesTug McGraw628656-28
1979-09-18@ SLN151W  5-378-7347,340Dickie NolesRoy ThomasTug McGrawDan O'Brien 633659-26
1979-09-19vs PIT152L  6-979-7440 Nino EspinosaBert BlylevenKent TekulveRawly EastwickGrant Jackson639668-29
1979-09-19vs PIT153W  6-579-74430,566 Dan LarsonJim BibbyJack KucekEnrique RomoKevin Saucier645673-28
1979-09-20vs PIT154W  2-180-74416,299 Randy LerchJim RookerRandy LerchKent Tekulve 647674-27
1979-09-22vs MON155W  9-881-7540 Steve CarltonSteve RogersRon ReedDale Murray 656682-26
1979-09-22vs MON156L  2-881-75435,186 Dickie NolesDavid PalmerDavid PalmerDickie Noles 658690-32
1979-09-23vs MON157L  4-781-76426,507 Nino EspinosaBill LeeBill LeeNino Espinosa 662697-35
1979-09-24vs SLN158L  2-781-77417,694 Randy LerchPete VuckovichPete VuckovichRandy Lerch 664704-40
1979-09-25vs SLN159L  1-481-78416,163 Dan LarsonJohn FulghamJohn FulghamDan Larson 665708-43
1979-09-26vs SLN160W  11-582-78418,458 Steve CarltonSilvio MartinezSteve CarltonSilvio Martinez 676713-37
1979-09-28@ MON161W  3-283-78440,303Dickie NolesDavid PalmerRon ReedWoodie Fryman 679715-36
1979-09-29@ MON162L  2-383-79450,332Randy LerchBill LeeElias SosaRawly Eastwick 681718-37
1979-09-30@ MON163W  2-084-79450,824Steve CarltonSteve RogersSteve CarltonSteve Rogers 683718-35


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