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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


PITCHING STATISTICS
DatePitcherHandAgeGame ResultOppGS#CareerDecIPHRERHRBBSOPitBalStrStr%W-LERAWHIP
1979-04-06Bert BlylevenR28L 2-3vs MON1314-7.0522123000--0-02.571.00
1979-04-07Don RobinsonR22W 7-6vs MON133-8.1542034000--0-02.251.00
1979-04-08Bruce KisonR29L 4-5vs MON1156-6.15220210000--0-03.001.17
1979-04-10John CandelariaL25L 3-7@ PHI1112-6.0933005000--0-04.501.50
1979-04-11Bert BlylevenR28L 4-5@ PHI2315L8.01055126000--0-14.201.27
1979-04-12Don RobinsonR22W 3-1vs SLN234W9.0711109000--1-01.590.88
1979-04-13Bruce KisonR29W 7-6vs SLN2157-3.1754015000--0-05.401.50
1979-04-14Eddie WhitsonR24W 7-4vs SLN13W8.0642042000--1-02.701.30
1979-04-15John CandelariaL25L 4-9vs SLN2113-5.0310025000--0-02.451.27
1979-04-17Bert BlylevenR28L 2-13vs PHI3316L2.21077211000--0-27.001.67
1979-04-18Don RobinsonR22L 2-3vs PHI335L7.0733214000--1-12.250.96
1979-04-20Bruce KisonR29L 4-5@ HOU3158-4.0522013000--0-05.141.50
1979-04-21Bert BlylevenR28L 4-5@ HOU4317-5.21044044000--0-27.041.91
1979-04-22John CandelariaL25L 2-3@ HOU3114L7.1632023000--0-12.371.21
1979-04-24Don RobinsonR22W 9-2@ CIN436W9.01022122000--2-12.181.06
1979-04-25Bert BlylevenR28W 3-2@ CIN5318-6.2522025000--0-26.001.70
1979-04-27John CandelariaL25L 8-9vs HOU4115-5.0965024000--0-13.751.42
1979-04-29Don RobinsonR22W 10-5vs HOU537-0.0111100000--2-12.451.09
1979-05-01Bert BlylevenR28L 2-5vs ATL6319-8.0222136000--0-25.211.47
1979-05-02John CandelariaL25W 10-2vs ATL5116W9.0822106000--1-13.271.27
1979-05-04Don RobinsonR22L 3-4@ SLN638L6.0944034000--2-23.001.23
1979-05-05Bert BlylevenR28W 6-5@ SLN7320-3.2644134000--0-25.571.55
1979-05-06Bruce KisonR29L 2-4@ SLN4159L6.0844116000--1-14.671.44
1979-05-07John CandelariaL25W 4-2@ ATL6117W6.0622114000--2-13.231.26
1979-05-08Rick RhodenR26L 1-4@ ATL192L5.0544022000--0-17.201.40
1979-05-09Don RobinsonR22W 17-9@ ATL739-4.0954023000--2-23.561.37
1979-05-11Bert BlylevenR28L 4-8vs CIN8321-6.0744205000--0-25.631.50
1979-05-12Bruce KisonR29W 3-2vs CIN5160-5.0100044000--1-13.941.38
1979-05-13John CandelariaL26L 3-7vs CIN7118L5.21053124000--2-23.401.36
1979-05-15Don RobinsonR22L 0-3vs NYN840L7.0433194000--2-33.601.44
1979-05-16Bert BlylevenR28W 4-3vs NYN9322-8.0532042000--0-25.141.45
1979-05-17Eddie WhitsonR24W 6-5vs NYN24-5.0844011000--1-25.331.67
1979-05-18John CandelariaL26W 9-5@ CHN8119W9.01055312000--3-23.671.33
1979-05-19Jim RookerL37W 3-0@ CHN1235W8.1300021000--1-00.000.63
1979-05-20Don RobinsonR22W 6-5@ CHN941W5.0822011000--3-33.601.47
1979-05-21Bert BlylevenR28W 4-2@ MON10323W8.1621126000--1-24.641.39
1979-05-22Eddie WhitsonR24L 3-6@ MON35L2.1452021000--1-35.591.76
1979-05-23John CandelariaL26L 0-3@ MON9120L6.0611003000--3-33.451.30
1979-05-25Jim RookerL37L 3-3@ NYN2236-7.0311001000--1-00.600.53
1979-05-26Bert BlylevenR28L 8-10@ NYN11324-2.2555023000--1-25.101.43
1979-05-27Jim BibbyR35W 2-1@ NYN1163-3.1300001000--3-13.131.26
1979-05-28John CandelariaL26W 6-1@ NYN10121W7.2611027000--4-33.221.28
1979-05-29Don RobinsonR22W 8-0vs CHN1042W8.0500026000--4-33.141.40
1979-05-30Jim RookerL37W 9-2vs CHN3237W9.0221135000--2-00.750.54
1979-05-31Bert BlylevenR28W 4-3vs CHN12325-6.0722234000--1-24.931.45
1979-06-01Eddie WhitsonR24W 9-8vs SDN46-5.1752134000--1-35.141.83
1979-06-02John CandelariaL26L 1-3vs SDN11122L6.0533221000--4-43.331.27
1979-06-03Bruce KisonR29W 7-0vs SDN6161W9.0100026000--3-12.601.04
1979-06-04Jim RookerL37L 2-4vs LAN4238L5.0744133000--2-11.860.79
1979-06-05Bert BlylevenR28W 3-1vs LAN13326W7.1611175000--2-24.611.49
1979-06-06Eddie WhitsonR24W 5-4vs LAN57-7.0644334000--1-35.141.74
1979-06-08Don RobinsonR22W 3-2vs SFN1143-6.051100285285767%4-33.001.35
1979-06-09Jim RookerL37L 2-6vs SFN5239-7.062211494346064%2-12.000.83
1979-06-10Bert BlylevenR28L 4-7vs SFN14327-5.0103202482295365%2-24.551.54
1979-06-12John CandelariaL26L 3-6@ SDN12123L1.2755130000--4-53.841.37
1979-06-13Bruce KisonR29L 2-3@ SDN7162L6.0833103000--3-33.261.12
1979-06-14Jim RookerL37L 1-2@ SDN6240-7.0311042000--2-11.880.86
1979-06-15Bert BlylevenR28W 6-2@ LAN15328W7.2400046000--3-24.161.49
1979-06-16Don RobinsonR22W 6-3@ LAN1244W9.0533156000--5-33.001.32
1979-06-17Eddie WhitsonR24W 5-1@ LAN68W7.1211126000--2-34.331.54
1979-06-19John CandelariaL26W 9-4@ SFN13124W6.074432160194168%5-63.951.39
1979-06-20Jim RookerL37W 8-5@ SFN7241-6.174401556124479%2-12.340.90
1979-06-22Bert BlylevenR28W 7-2vs CHN16329W6.2621144000--4-24.001.51
1979-06-23Don RobinsonR22L 3-4vs CHN1345L7.0544104000--5-43.181.27
1979-06-24Bruce KisonR29L 0-5vs CHN8163L7.1333137000--3-43.271.08
1979-06-25John CandelariaL26W 8-1@ NYN14125W9.0511004000--6-63.661.31
1979-06-25Jim RookerL37L 0-4@ NYN8242L6.11144111000--2-22.731.02
1979-06-26Bert BlylevenR28W 2-1@ NYN17330W8.0411018000--5-23.791.44
1979-06-27Eddie WhitsonR24L 9-12vs NYN79-6.0533042000--2-34.341.53
1979-06-28Jim BibbyR35L 2-3vs NYN2164L6.21033144000--3-23.181.50
1979-06-29Bruce KisonR29W 6-5vs MON9164W5.11054217000--4-43.551.15
1979-06-30Bert BlylevenR28L 3-5vs MON18331L6.0744235000--5-33.901.45
1979-07-02Don RobinsonR22W 5-4@ SLN1446-5.1844016000--5-43.361.29
1979-07-03John CandelariaL26W 4-1@ SLN15126W5.0211100000--7-63.561.26
1979-07-04Bert BlylevenR28W 6-4@ SLN19332W6.0922023000--6-33.861.47
1979-07-05Jim RookerL37L 0-2@ SLN9243L6.0522020000--2-32.761.03
1979-07-06Bruce KisonR29L 1-2@ CIN10165-7.0411117000--4-43.351.12
1979-07-07Don RobinsonR22L 2-6@ CIN1547L1.1455040000--5-53.821.36
1979-07-08John CandelariaL26L 2-4@ CIN16127L6.0733102000--7-73.621.25
1979-07-08Bert BlylevenR28W 2-1@ CIN20333-7.0511015000--6-33.711.44
1979-07-10Jim BibbyR35W 4-3@ HOU3165W8.0633017000--4-23.071.39
1979-07-11Bruce KisonR29W 5-1@ HOU11166W9.0611005000--5-43.101.07
1979-07-12Bert BlylevenR28W 5-3@ HOU21334W6.1622034000--7-33.651.43
1979-07-13Jim RookerL37L 4-13@ ATL10244L4.061010340000--2-43.951.12
1979-07-14John CandelariaL26W 5-1@ ATL17128W9.0511102000--8-73.411.20
1979-07-15Jim BibbyR35W 7-3@ ATL4166W6.1222044000--5-23.061.34
1979-07-19Bruce KisonR29W 4-2vs HOU12167W8.0422005000--6-43.031.02
1979-07-19Bert BlylevenR28W 9-5vs HOU22335-3.1855144000--7-33.901.49
1979-07-20John CandelariaL26W 9-3vs HOU18129W9.0832134000--9-73.301.20
1979-07-21Dave RobertsL35W 6-5vs HOU2266-5.0833014000--1-22.731.45
1979-07-22Don RobinsonR22W 5-4vs ATL1648W6.0844111000--6-53.951.37
1979-07-22Jim BibbyR35W 3-2vs ATL5167W8.0522122000--6-22.951.28
1979-07-23Jim RookerL37L 0-8vs ATL11245L6.0833023000--2-54.001.17
1979-07-23Bert BlylevenR28W 7-1vs ATL23336W9.0411016000--8-33.721.43
1979-07-24Bruce KisonR29L 5-6vs CIN13168L0.1644001000--6-53.411.08
1979-07-25John CandelariaL26L 5-6vs CIN19130-8.0755316000--9-73.451.19
1979-07-26Dave RobertsL35L 7-9vs CIN3267L2.0664110000--1-33.261.52
1979-07-27Don RobinsonR22W 5-4@ MON1749-6.1643139000--6-53.981.38
1979-07-27Bert BlylevenR28W 9-1@ MON24337W9.0511039000--9-33.561.40
1979-07-28Jim BibbyR35W 5-3@ MON6168W6.1533126000--7-23.051.25
1979-07-29Bruce KisonR29L 3-5@ MON14169L6.0855000000--6-63.651.10
1979-07-30John CandelariaL26W 8-5vs NYN20131-5.0955121000--9-73.651.23
1979-07-31Bert BlylevenR28L 1-2vs NYN25338L7.0722054000--9-43.521.41
1979-08-01Don RobinsonR22W 4-3vs SLN1850-6.0933013000--6-54.011.39
1979-08-02Jim RookerL37L 4-5vs SLN12246-7.1832046000--2-53.871.22
1979-08-03Bruce KisonR29W 6-3vs PHI15170-6.0733105000--6-63.701.10
1979-08-03Jim BibbyR35W 5-1vs PHI7169W9.0510013000--8-22.681.18
1979-08-04John CandelariaL26W 4-0vs PHI21132W7.0500033000--10-73.471.22
1979-08-05Bert BlylevenR28W 12-8vs PHI26339-4.0575144000--9-43.711.43
1979-08-05Don RobinsonR22W 5-2vs PHI1951-4.1622011000--6-53.991.39
1979-08-07Jim RookerL37L 2-15@ CHN13247L2.2766121000--2-64.391.28
1979-08-08Jim BibbyR35W 5-2@ CHN8170-7.0311145000--8-22.561.16
1979-08-09John CandelariaL26L 3-11@ CHN22133L5.01077222000--10-83.791.26
1979-08-10Bert BlylevenR28L 3-4@ PHI27340-7.0733031000--9-43.721.43
1979-08-10Bruce KisonR29W 3-2@ PHI16171W7.0322064000--7-63.631.11
1979-08-11Jim RookerL37W 14-11@ PHI14248-2.1675131000--2-64.821.36
1979-08-13Jim BibbyR35W 9-1@ PHI9171W7.1411044000--9-22.451.16
1979-08-14John CandelariaL26W 7-1vs SDN23134W9.0611023000--11-83.621.24
1979-08-15Bert BlylevenR28W 5-1vs SDN28341W9.0411125000--10-43.581.39
1979-08-16Bruce KisonR29W 5-4vs SDN17172W5.2833123000--8-63.681.14
1979-08-17Jim BibbyR35L 6-7vs LAN10172L3.0655123000--9-32.871.21
1979-08-18Don RobinsonR22L 1-5vs LAN2052L7.0744105000--6-64.061.37
1979-08-19John CandelariaL26W 2-0vs LAN24135-8.0400022000--11-83.441.22
1979-08-20Bert BlylevenR28W 6-5vs SFN29342-6.01055118000--10-43.711.41
1979-08-21Bruce KisonR30L 1-6vs SFN18173L5.25431233682878%8-73.711.14
1979-08-22Jim BibbyR35W 8-6vs SFN11173-4.0542104000--9-32.941.21
1979-08-24John CandelariaL26L 2-3@ SDN25136-7.1721024000--11-83.361.22
1979-08-25Bert BlylevenR28W 4-3@ SDN30343-7.0621067000--10-43.621.42
1979-08-26Bruce KisonR30W 9-2@ SDN19174W7.0710011000--9-73.521.14
1979-08-27Jim BibbyR35L 2-4@ LAN12174-6.1611013000--9-32.851.21
1979-08-28John CandelariaL26W 4-1@ LAN26137W9.0411103000--12-83.241.18
1979-08-29Bert BlylevenR28W 4-1@ LAN31344W7.0611118000--11-43.541.40
1979-08-31Don RobinsonR22W 6-4@ SFN2153W5.163315375334256%7-64.121.41
1979-09-01Jim BibbyR35W 7-2@ SFN13175W9.0521008000--10-32.701.15
1979-09-01Bruce KisonR30W 5-3@ SFN20175W7.063004286315564%10-73.341.16
1979-09-02John CandelariaL26W 5-3@ SFN27138W9.09331110000--13-83.221.18
1979-09-03Bert BlylevenR28L 0-2vs PHI32345L6.0611004000--11-53.481.39
1979-09-03Jim RookerL37W 7-3vs PHI15249W6.2622134000--3-64.651.35
1979-09-05Don RobinsonR22W 7-5@ SLN2254-6.0733033000--7-64.141.42
1979-09-06Jim BibbyR35L 6-8@ SLN14176L2.0544023000--10-42.971.20
1979-09-07John CandelariaL26W 6-4@ NYN28139-6.0543013000--13-83.261.17
1979-09-08Bert BlylevenR28L 2-3@ NYN33346-7.0822122000--11-53.451.39
1979-09-09Bruce KisonR30W 6-5@ NYN21176-6.0844022000--10-73.451.18
1979-09-11Don RobinsonR22W 7-3vs SLN2355-5.0722015000--7-64.121.43
1979-09-12John CandelariaL26W 2-0vs SLN29140W8.1600012000--14-83.121.15
1979-09-15Bert BlylevenR28W 5-4vs NYN34347-6.2744017000--11-53.501.38
1979-09-16John CandelariaL26L 0-3vs NYN30141L5.0622103000--14-93.131.15
1979-09-17Don RobinsonR22W 2-1@ MON2456W9.0611024000--8-63.931.40
1979-09-18Bruce KisonR30W 5-3@ MON22177-5.0422011000--10-73.461.17
1979-09-19Bert BlylevenR28W 9-6@ PHI35348-5.0822005000--11-53.501.39
1979-09-19Jim BibbyR35L 5-6@ PHI15177-5.1655114000--10-43.151.21
1979-09-20Jim RookerL37L 1-2@ PHI16250-6.0711014000--3-74.451.35
1979-09-21Don RobinsonR22L 0-2@ CHN2557L6.0822003000--8-73.901.39
1979-09-22Bruce KisonR30W 4-1@ CHN23178W6.2411121000--11-73.381.17
1979-09-23Jim BibbyR35W 6-0@ CHN16178W9.0300017000--11-42.931.16
1979-09-24Bert BlylevenR28W 5-2vs MON36349W6.0722024000--12-53.491.39
1979-09-24Dock EllisR35L 6-7vs MON24316-4.0522110000--4-125.961.69
1979-09-25Jim RookerL37W 10-4vs MON17251W5.0944122000--4-74.591.39
1979-09-26Bruce KisonR30W 10-1vs MON24179W9.0711134000--12-73.251.16
1979-09-27Dave RobertsL35L 5-9vs SLN4268L3.0431001000--5-42.891.47
1979-09-28Jim BibbyR35W 6-1vs CHN17179W9.04110411000--12-42.801.14
1979-09-29Bert BlylevenR28L 6-7vs CHN37350-5.2555021000--12-53.611.39
1979-09-30Bruce KisonR30W 5-3vs CHN25180W6.0711120000--13-73.191.17
FIELDING STATISTICS


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