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1979 California Angels (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 88-74 .543
Rank: 1st in American League West
Run Differential: 866-768 + 98
Manager(s): Jim Fregosi
General Manager: Buzzie Bavasi
Location: Anaheim, California
Ballpark: Anaheim Stadium
Attendance: 2,523,575 4/26
Playoffs: Lost ALCS (Orioles)
Top Draft Pick: Mickey Saatzer (#67) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jimmie Reese
First Base Coach: Bob Clear
Hitting Coach: Deron Johnson
Pitching Coach: Larry Sherry
Third Base Coach: Bobby Knoop

#1 Draft Picks

Chris Knapp (#11), Frank Tanana (#13), Dan Ford (#18), Bobby Grich (#19)
American League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8874.543--
8577.5253.0
8379.5125.0
8280.5066.0
7387.45614.0
6795.41421.0
54108.33334.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1979 California Angels. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1979 California Angels Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1CAL@ SEAL4-50-1223Yes145-1 
    2CAL@ SEAL6-140-261224No1.51019-9 
    3CAL@ SEAW5-41-25917No1.51523-8
    4CAL@ SEAW7-52-25814No1.52228-6 
    5CALvs MINL1-82-351016No2.52336-13
    6CALvs MINW11-23-35812No1.53438-4 
    7CALvs MINW7-14-35712No1.541392 
    8CAL@ OAKW10-15-3459Yes1.5514011 
    9CAL@ OAKW9-36-3346Yes1.5604317 
    10CAL@ OAKW8-17-3345Yes0.5684424 
    11CAL@ MINW6-08-3223Yes0.5744430 
    12CAL@ MINW11-69-3223Yes0.5855035
    13CAL@ MINW6-410-3223Yes1915437
    14CALvs OAKW7-411-3111Yes--985840
    15CALvs OAKW13-112-3111Yes--1115952 
    16CALvs OAKL6-712-4111Yes--1176651 
    17CALvs BALL2-712-5123Yes--1197346 
    18CALvs BALL2-512-6224Yes0.51217843
    19CALvs BALL2-412-7236Yes--1238241 
    20CALvs BOSW8-613-7125Yes--1318843 
    21CALvs BOSW5-014-7114Yes--1368848 
    22CALvs BOSL0-214-8125Yes--1369046
    23CALvs NYAW2-115-8114Yes--1389147 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    24CALvs NYAL8-1215-9235Yes0.514610343 
    25CALvs NYAW1-016-9235Yes0.514710344 
    26CAL@ BALL1-916-10246Yes1.514811236 
    27CAL@ BALL0-616-11258Yes2.514811830 
    28CAL@ BOSL4-916-12258Yes3.515212725 
    29CAL@ BOSW10-217-12257Yes3.516212933 
    30CAL@ BOSL8-917-13259Yes417013832 
    31CAL@ BOSW5-318-13246Yes3.517514134
    32CAL@ NYAW4-119-13246Yes3.517914237 
    33CAL@ NYAL5-619-14257Yes4.518414836 
    34CAL@ NYAL10-1219-153611No4.519416034 
    35CALvs MILW2-120-15358Yes319616135 
    36CALvs MILW4-321-15358Yes220016436 
    37CALvs MILW8-522-15357Yes220816939
    38CALvs CHAW7-323-15246Yes221517243
    39CALvs CHAW10-624-15246Yes1.522517847
    40CALvs CHAW4-025-15246Yes0.522917851 
    41CAL@ MILL1-725-16246Yes123018545 
    42CAL@ MILL0-125-17246Yes123018644 
    43CAL@ MILL6-925-18357Yes1.523619541 
    44CAL@ CHAL1-625-19246Yes1.523720136 
    45CAL@ CHAW8-426-19246Yes0.524520540
    46CAL@ CHAW4-228-19135Yes--25820850 
    47CAL@ CHAW9-128-19135Yes--25820850 
    48CAL@ SEAW6-429-19123Yes--26421252
    49CAL@ SEAW3-230-19123Yes--26721453 
    50CAL@ SEAL10-1230-20123Yes--27722651
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    51CALvs CLEL4-730-21245Yes--28123348
    52CALvs CLEW5-231-21123Yes--28623551 
    53CALvs CLEL3-531-22245Yes--28924049 
    54CALvs TORW4-232-22134Yes--29324251
    55CALvs TORW3-033-22134Yes--29624254 
    56CALvs TORL4-533-23135Yes--30024753 
    57CALvs DETW6-434-23134Yes--30625155
    58CALvs DETW9-135-23133Yes--31525263 
    59CALvs DETL7-1035-24133Yes--32226260
    60CAL@ CLEW9-436-24133Yes--33126665 
    61CAL@ CLEL10-1136-25134Yes--34127764 
    62CAL@ TORL8-937-26134Yes--35928871 
    63CAL@ TORW10-237-26134Yes--35928871 
    64CAL@ TORW10-238-26134Yes--36929079 
    65CAL@ DETW8-739-26133Yes--37729780 
    66CAL@ DETW4-240-26133Yes--38129982
    67CAL@ DETL4-840-27134Yes--38530778 
    68CALvs TEXW5-041-27133Yes--39030783 
    69CALvs TEXL1-241-28134Yes--39130982
    70CALvs TEXW5-442-28134Yes--39631383
    71CALvs TEXL2-342-29134Yes--39831682 
    72CALvs KCAL5-942-30135Yes--40332578 
    73CALvs KCAL4-1342-31135Yes--40733869
    74CALvs KCAL2-542-32146Yes--40934366 
    75CAL@ TEXL1-242-33146Yes--41034565
    76CAL@ TEXL2-442-34368No--41234963
    77CAL@ TEXL4-1442-35379No141636353 
    78CAL@ KCAW6-543-35368No142236854
    79CAL@ KCAW8-544-35257Yes143037357
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    80CAL@ KCAW14-245-35257Yes--44437569 
    81CALvs OAKW8-346-35257Yes--45237874 
    82CALvs OAKW3-047-35257Yes--45537877 
    83CALvs OAKW17-648-35246Yes--47238488 
    84CALvs OAKL0-348-36257Yes0.547238785 
    85CALvs BALW7-349-36135Yes--47939089 
    86CALvs BALW10-150-36135Yes--48939198 
    87CALvs BALL2-350-37246Yes0.549139497
    88CALvs BOSW6-051-37135Yes--497394103 
    89CALvs BOSW4-352-37135Yes--501397104
    90CALvs BOSL3-952-38135Yes--50440698 
    91CALvs NYAW6-153-38134Yes--510407103 
    92CALvs NYAW8-754-38133Yes--518414104 
    93CALvs NYAW5-455-38133Yes--523418105 
    94CAL@ BALW4-356-39144Yes--527424103 
    95CAL@ BALL0-356-39144Yes--527424103 
    96CAL@ BALL1-256-40144Yes--528426102 
    97CAL@ BALL2-1056-41145Yes--53043694 
    98CAL@ BOSL5-656-42145Yes--53544293 
    99CAL@ BOSW9-257-42145Yes--544444100 
    100CAL@ NYAL5-657-43145Yes--54945099
    101CAL@ NYAW9-558-43145Yes--558455103
    102CAL@ NYAL0-258-44145Yes--558457101 
    103CALvs MINL1-358-45145Yes--55946099
    104CALvs MINW5-059-45144Yes--564460104 
    105CALvs MINW9-360-45144Yes--573463110
    106CALvs SEAL0-860-46144Yes--573471102 
    107CALvs SEAW8-161-46144Yes--581472109 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    108CALvs SEAL6-761-47146Yes--587479108 
    109CAL@ MINL1-461-48147Yes--588483105
    110CAL@ MINW7-162-48147Yes--595484111
    111CAL@ MINW11-763-49147Yes--607498109
    112CAL@ MINL1-763-49147Yes--607498109
    113CAL@ OAKW5-264-49147Yes--612500112
    114CAL@ OAKL5-964-50147Yes--617509108 
    115CAL@ OAKW8-165-50146Yes--625510115 
    116CALvs SEAL6-865-51146Yes--631518113 
    117CALvs SEAW8-166-51146Yes--639519120 
    118CALvs SEAW4-367-51146Yes--643522121 
    119CALvs DETL3-567-52146Yes--646527119
    120CALvs DETL3-667-53146Yes--649533116
    121CALvs DETL1-667-54147Yes--650539111 
    122CALvs TORL5-667-55147Yes--655545110 
    123CALvs TORW7-568-55147Yes--662550112
    124CALvs TORW4-269-55147Yes--666552114 
    125CALvs CLEW6-570-55147Yes--672557115 
    126CALvs CLEL7-1270-56147Yes--679569110 
    127CALvs CLEL3-1370-57148Yes--682582100 
    128CAL@ TORL4-670-581510Yes--68658898
    129CAL@ TORW24-271-58148Yes--710590120 
    130CAL@ TORL3-971-591510Yes--713599114 
    131CAL@ DETL2-371-601510Yes--715602113
    132CAL@ DETL2-1271-611510Yes--717614103 
    133CAL@ DETL1-271-621612Yes--718616102
    134CAL@ CLEL1-771-632713No0.571962396 
    135CAL@ CLEW9-872-631612Yes--72863197
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    136CAL@ CLEW7-473-631511Yes--735635100
    137CAL@ CLEW5-274-631510Yes--740637103
    138CALvs CHAW6-575-631510Yes--746642104
    139CALvs CHAL7-1075-641510Yes--753652101
    140CALvs CHAW9-876-641510Yes--762660102
    141CALvs CHAW10-977-641510Yes--772669103 
    142CALvs MILW6-378-641510Yes--778672106 
    143CALvs MILW3-279-64159Yes--781674107
    144CALvs MILW5-280-64148Yes--786676110
    145CAL@ CHAL7-880-65159Yes--793684109 
    146CAL@ CHAL5-1180-66159Yes--798695103
    147CAL@ MILW8-781-66159Yes--806702104
    148CAL@ MILL2-381-67159Yes--808705103 
    149CAL@ MILL1-281-68159Yes--809707102 
    150CAL@ KCAL4-1681-69159Yes--81372390 
    151CAL@ KCAW6-482-69148Yes--81972792
    152CAL@ KCAL4-682-70159Yes--82373390
    153CAL@ KCAW11-683-70148Yes--83473995
    154CALvs TEXL1-383-71148Yes--83574293
    155CALvs TEXW3-184-71148Yes--83874395 
    156CALvs TEXW6-185-71148Yes--844744100 
    157CALvs KCAW4-386-71147Yes--848747101 
    158CALvs KCAW4-187-71147Yes--852748104 
    159CALvs KCAL0-487-72147Yes--852752100 
    160CAL@ TEXL0-587-73158Yes--85275795 
    161CAL@ TEXL3-687-74159Yes--85576392
    162CAL@ TEXW11-588-74159Yes--86676898 


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