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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: Season in progress

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
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
18Omar Morenoof826UDFA: 1969MLB162695110196211286977215110439627.282.333.3810265757535995.0.321
39Dave Parkerof1281970-14-325MLB158622109193457259420467101914097.310.380.52610003277074491388.3.333
3Phil Garner2b-3b37301971-1-2MLB1505497616132811591785574315236.293.359.4410242612407976.4.321
10Tim Foliss27281968-1-1MLB13352570153231165652814901967.291.335.3450181587409724.8.295
8Willie Stargellof-1b3639UDFA: 1959MLB12642460119190328201471053120610.281.352.5521000234480322836.9.297
28Bill Robinsonof6236UDFA: 1961MLB14842159111176247513224811114513.264.302.5041000212455334675.4.271
14Ed Ottc-271970-23-541MLB1174034911020275101266208648.273.314.3850155439312514.4.305
34John Milner1b-of-291968-14-301MLB128326529094166035533716065.276.373.4750155386252656.9.265
6Rennie Stennett2b-28UDFA: 1969MLB1083193176132024142425062311.238.289.292093348263262.7.256
5Bill Madlock3b30281970-5-97MLB85311481021737442183422182514.328.390.4690146353238616.9.331
16Steve Nicosiac-221973-1-24MLB70191225516041302231707105.288.364.435083215144336.2.300
17Lee Lacyof-2b-311969-2-29MLB8418217459351561223612031.247.327.412075208142285.4.278
4Dale Berrass-3b-221975-1-20MLB4412311265031500111702225.211.272.325040138106112.7.219
35Manny Sanguillenc-35UDFA: 1965MLB56748175204002502313.230.247.351026806473.0.243
22Bert Blylevenp56281969-3-55MLB387019100300033001502.129.129.1430108578-5-1.6.243
45John Candelariap-251972-2-47MLB33680940060011800804.132.145.1910137771-2-0.7.180
25Bruce Kisonp-291968-14-309MLB37556820160011900702.145.161.2360136356-1-0.3.200
24Mike Easlerof-281969-14-312MLB5554815112110181300000.278.371.444024624096.2.333
43Don Robinsonp-221977-17-430MLB29494100003003900400.204.250.204010564321.1.250
26Jim Bibbyp-34UDFA: 1965MLB34453810250002510600.178.196.333015524310.7.333
10Frank Taverasss1729UDFA: 1968MLB11454113001210200002.244.244.311014453732.3.256
19Jim Rookerp-36UDFA: 1962MLB19331400000011300201.121.147.121043632-2-1.8.200
27Kent Tekulvep-32UDFA: 1971MLB9415320001001800100.133.187.133021714-1-1.4.286
31Eddie Whitsonp83241974-6-131MLB1913100000001500400.000.071.000001817-1-2.2.000
36Matt Alexanderof-3b-321968-2-35MLB441316701011310000000.538.538.69220009137623.9.538
15Enrique Romop-31-MLB8412020001000200400.167.167.16702161400.0.200
23Grant Jacksonp-36UDFA: 1962MLB729000001000200000.000.000.0000099--.000
41Joe Colemanp-321965-1-3MLB105011000000300000.200.200.400025402.0.500
49Dave Robertsp-34-MLB215000001000100010.000.000.0000066--.000
44Dorian Boyland1b-241976-2-45MLB43000000000200000.000.000.0000033--.000
44Rick Rhodenp-261971-1-20MLB110100000000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
17Dock Ellisp-34UDFA: 1964MLB31000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
37Alberto Loisof-23UDFA: 1978MLB110600000110000000.000.000.0000001--.000
Totals: (33 players)162566177515412645214871018066483855321029856113.272.330.4167462353633044538415.1.296

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
22Bert Blyleven14281969-3-55MLB1253.6037374000237.1238102952192172901.399.030.803.496.520.53.3080.96
45John Candelaria10251972-2-47MLB1493.2233308020207.020183742541101201.178.741.091.784.390.41.2630.87
25Bruce Kison19291968-14-309MLB1373.1933253120172.115770611345105501.178.200.682.355.480.43.2771.22
43Don Robinson-221977-17-430MLB883.8729254010160.21717469125296611.399.580.672.915.380.54.3120.68
26Jim Bibby-34UDFA: 1965MLB1242.8134174120137.21105143947103501.147.190.593.076.730.46.2580.75
27Kent Tekulve2632UDFA: 1971MLB1082.75940006731134.1109464154975401.187.300.333.285.020.65.2541.66
15Enrique Romo4831-MLB1052.9984000255129.112250431143106661.288.490.772.997.380.41.3040.82
19Jim Rooker-36UDFA: 1962MLB474.6019171000103.21065853113944601.409.200.953.393.820.89.2760.90
23Grant Jackson4236UDFA: 1962MLB852.9672000291482.067322793539311.247.350.993.844.280.90.2390.73
31Eddie Whitson-241974-6-131MLB234.37197004157.253362863631211.548.270.945.624.841.16.2531.12
49Dave Roberts-34-MLB523.26213005138.247181411215001.5310.940.232.793.490.80--1.40
41Joe Coleman-321965-1-3MLB006.10100002020.22917141914301.8412.630.443.926.100.64.3780.78
17Dock Ellis-34UDFA: 1964MLB002.573100007.0922121101.5711.571.292.571.292.00--3.25
44Rick Rhoden-261971-1-20MLB017.201100005.0544022001.409.000.003.603.601.00.2945.00
Totals: (33 players)98643.42162162242138521,49314246435681485049045291.368.580.753.045.450.56.291 

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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