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1979 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  98-64   .605
Result:   1st in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Chuck Tanner
General Manager:   Hardy Peterson
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance:  1,435,454
Playoffs:  Won World Series (Orioles)

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Willie Stargell (39)
Youngest Player:  Don Robinson (22)
Longest Tenure:  Willie Stargell (18)
Top Hitter:  Dave Parker (1)
Top Pitcher:  John Candelaria (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Scott Fiepke (#42)

Roster Continuity:  86.67%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9864.605--
Montreal9565.5942.0
St. Louis8676.53112.0
Philadelphia8478.51914.0
Chi Cubs8082.49418.0
NY Mets6399.38935.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
18Omar Moreno+of826UDFA: 1969MLB162695110196211286977215110439627.282.333.381714.318265757535995.0.321
39Dave Parker+of1281970-14-325MLB158622109193457259420467101914097.310.380.526906.3913277074491388.3.333
3Phil Garner+2b-3b37301971-1-2MLB1505497616132811591785574315236.293.359.441800.349242612407976.4.321
10Tim Foli+ss27281968-1-1MLB13352570153231165652814901967.291.335.345679.310181587409724.8.295
8Willie Stargell+of-1b3639UDFA: 1959MLB12642460119190328201471053120610.281.352.552904.385234480322836.9.297
28Bill Robinson+of6236UDFA: 1961MLB14842159111176247513224811114513.264.302.504805.341212455334675.4.271
14Ed Ott+c-271970-23-541MLB1174034911020275101266208648.273.314.385699.306155439312514.4.305
34John Milner+1b-of-291968-14-301MLB128326529094166035533716065.276.373.475849.371155386252656.9.265
6Rennie Stennett+2b-28UDFA: 1969MLB1083193176132024142425062311.238.289.292581.25993348263262.7.256
5Bill Madlock+3b30281970-5-97MLB85311481021737442183422182514.328.390.469860.375146353238616.9.331
16Steve Nicosia+c-221973-1-24MLB70191225516041302231707105.288.364.435799.34883215144336.2.300
17Lee Lacy+of-2b-311969-2-29MLB8418217459351561223612031.247.327.412739.32775208142285.4.278
4Dale Berra+ss-3b-221975-1-20MLB4412311265031500111702225.211.272.325597.26440138106112.7.219
35Manny Sanguillen+c-35UDFA: 1965MLB56748175204002502313.230.247.351598.25026806473.0.243
22Bert Blyleven+p56281969-3-55MLB387019100300033001502.129.129.143271.122108578-5-1.6.243
45John Candelaria+p-251972-2-47MLB33680940060011800804.132.145.191336.151137771-2-0.7.180
25Bruce Kison+p-291968-14-309MLB37556820160011900702.145.161.236397.177136356-1-0.3.200
24Mike Easler+of-281969-14-312MLB5554815112110181300000.278.371.444815.36724624096.2.333
43Don Robinson+p-221977-17-430MLB29494100003003900400.204.250.204454.21510564321.1.250
26Jim Bibby+p-34UDFA: 1965MLB34453810250002510600.178.196.333529.23415524310.7.333
10Frank Taveras+ss1729UDFA: 1968MLB11454113001210200002.244.244.311556.24714453732.3.256
19Jim Rooker+p-36UDFA: 1962MLB19331400000011300201.121.147.121268.12843632-2-1.8.200
27Kent Tekulve+p-32UDFA: 1971MLB9415320001001800100.133.187.133321.15821714-1-1.4.286
36Matt Alexander+of-3b-321968-2-35MLB441316701011310000000.538.538.6921231.5449137623.9.538
31Eddie Whitson+p83241974-6-131MLB1913100000001500400.000.071.00071.05101817-1-2.2.000
15Enrique Romo+p-31-MLB8412020001000200400.167.167.167333.1512161400.0.200
23Grant Jackson+p-36UDFA: 1962MLB729000001000200000.000.000.0000.000099--.000
41Joe Coleman+p-321965-1-3MLB105011000000300000.200.200.400600.25725402.0.500
49Dave Roberts+p-34-MLB215000001000100010.000.000.0000.000066--.000
44Dorian Boyland+1b-241976-2-45MLB43000000000200000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
44Rick Rhoden+p-261971-1-20MLB110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002000.9071101--1.000
17Dock Ellis+p-34UDFA: 1964MLB31000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
37Alberto Lois+of-23UDFA: 1978MLB110600000110000000.000.000.0000.000001--.000
Totals: (33 players)162566177515412645214871018066483855321029856113.272.330.416746--2353633044538415.1.296

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Bert Blyleven+14281969-3-55MLB1253.6037374000237.123810295219217296 01.399.030.803.496.520.53.3080.96
45John Candelaria+10251972-2-47MLB1493.2233308020207.02018374254110123 01.178.741.091.784.390.41.2630.87
25Bruce Kison+19291968-14-309MLB1373.1933253120172.11577061134510554 01.178.200.682.355.480.43.2771.22
43Don Robinson+-221977-17-430MLB883.8729254010160.2171746912529664 11.399.580.672.915.380.54.3120.68
26Jim Bibby+-34UDFA: 1965MLB1242.8134174120137.2110514394710354 01.147.190.593.076.730.46.2580.75
27Kent Tekulve+2632UDFA: 1971MLB1082.75940006731134.110946415497542 01.187.300.333.285.020.65.2541.66
15Enrique Romo+4831-MLB1052.9984000255129.11225043114310663 61.288.490.772.997.380.41.3040.82
19Jim Rooker+-36UDFA: 1962MLB474.6019171000103.2106585311394460 01.409.200.953.393.820.89.2760.90
23Grant Jackson+4236UDFA: 1962MLB852.9672000291482.06732279353932 11.247.350.993.844.280.90.2390.73
31Eddie Whitson+-241974-6-131MLB234.37197004157.25336286363121 11.548.270.945.624.841.16.2531.12
49Dave Roberts+-34-MLB523.26213005138.24718141121500 01.5310.940.232.793.490.80--1.40
41Joe Coleman+-321965-1-3MLB006.10100002020.2291714191431 01.8412.630.443.926.100.64.3780.78
17Dock Ellis+-34UDFA: 1964MLB002.573100007.092212110 01.5711.571.292.571.292.00--3.25
44Rick Rhoden+-261971-1-20MLB017.201100005.054402200 01.409.000.003.603.601.00.2945.00
Totals: (33 players)98643.42162162242138521,493142464356814850490452--91.368.580.753.045.450.56.291 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ed OttC1166125346.9940.00 
Steve NicosiaC653202534.9910.00 
Manny SanguillenC832420.9470.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Willie Stargell1B113949473102.9970.00 
John Milner1B4825518327.9890.00 
Bill Robinson1B28233130181.0000.00 
Manny Sanguillen1B5352031.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rennie Stennett2B1021722821263.9740.00 
Phil Garner2B83175234858.9810.00 
Lee Lacy2B57511.9230.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bill Madlock3B8563153712.9690.00 
Phil Garner3B78471441316.9360.00 
Dale Berra3B22183373.8790.00 
Bill Robinson3B30000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tim FoliSS1322554041597.9780.00 
Dale BerraSS222553511.9400.00 
Phil GarnerSS14121818.9680.00 
Frank TaverasSS11172634.9350.00 
Matt AlexanderSS10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Omar MorenoOF16249011133.9750.00 
Dave ParkerOF15834115151.9600.00 
Bill RobinsonOF125161630.9820.00 
John MilnerOF64112251.9580.00 
Lee LacyOF4170320.9730.00 
Matt AlexanderOF1181001.0000.00 
Mike EaslerOF40000.0000.00 
Kent TekulveOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Kent TekulveP9413472810.9722.35 
Enrique RomoP84129102513.9722.44 
Grant JacksonP728229001.0001.21 
Bert BlylevenP372371420001.0001.29 
Jim BibbyP34137512011.0001.12 
John CandelariaP33207236031.0001.65 
Bruce KisonP33172103012.9762.09 
Don RobinsonP2916071021.8950.96 
Dave RobertsP21381911.9092.36 
Jim RookerP1910381321.9131.83 
Eddie WhitsonP195726011.0001.26 
Joe ColemanP10201010.5000.45 
Dock EllisP3701001.0001.29 
Rick RhodenP1511001.0003.60 


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