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1979 Chicago Cubs (MLB)

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W-L Record: 80-82 .494
Rank: 5th in National League East
Run Differential: 706-707 -1
Manager(s): Herman Franks, Joey Amalfitano
General Manager: Bob Kennedy
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Attendance: 1,648,587 12/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Jon Perlman (#12) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Joey Amalfitano
Bullpen Coach: Gene Clines
First Base Coach: Cookie Rojas
Pitching Coach: Mike Roarke
Third Base Coach: Peanuts Lowrey

#1 Draft Picks

Barry Foote (#3), Scot Thompson (#7)
National League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9864.605--
9565.5942.0
8676.53112.0
8478.51914.0
8082.49418.0
6399.38935.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1979 Chicago Cubs. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1979 Chicago Cubs Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1CHNvs NYNL6-100-12413Yes1610-4 
    2CHNvs NYNL4-90-251120No21019-9
    3CHN@ SLNL0-70-361225No3.51026-16 
    4CHN@ MONL0-20-461226No41028-18
    5CHN@ MONW5-11-461224No31529-14 
    6CHN@ MONL0-21-561226No41531-16 
    7CHNvs SLNW5-32-561224No42034-14
    8CHNvs SLNL2-32-661226No52237-15
    9CHNvs SLNW3-23-651122No4.52539-14
    10CHNvs MONW8-54-64917No3.53344-11
    11CHNvs MONW4-35-64816No2.53747-10
    12CHNvs MONW4-16-63712No1.54148-7 
    13CHNvs HOUW4-07-64512Yes2.54548-3 
    14CHNvs HOUL2-67-74514Yes34754-7
    15CHN@ ATLL2-37-84614No44957-8 
    16CHN@ ATLL2-77-94616No4.55164-13
    17CHN@ ATLW6-58-94614No4.55769-12
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    18CHN@ CINW5-19-94514No56270-8 
    19CHN@ CINL1-49-104614No5.56374-11
    20CHNvs ATLW6-210-104613No56976-7
    21CHNvs ATLW9-311-103512Yes47879-1 
    22CHNvs ATLW14-1312-103511Yes492920 
    23CHNvs CINL7-812-114613No599100-1
    24CHNvs CINL4-712-124614No6103107-4
    25CHNvs CINW9-813-124614No6112115-3 
    26CHN@ HOUW5-314-123511Yes5117118-1
    27CHN@ HOUL3-1115-134612No4.5122129-7 
    28CHN@ HOUW2-015-134612No4.5122129-7 
    29CHN@ HOUL0-315-144614No5.5122132-10 
    30CHNvs PHIW7-116-144614No4.5129133-4 
    31CHNvs PHIL0-1316-154614No5.5129146-17 
    32CHNvs PHIL22-2316-164716No6.5151169-18 
    33CHNvs PITL5-916-174716No6.5156178-22 
    34CHNvs PITL0-316-184716No6.5156181-25
    35CHNvs PITL5-616-195918No6.5161187-26
    36CHN@ NYNL2-416-205918No8163191-28
    37CHN@ NYNW9-717-215918No7.5174202-28
    38CHN@ NYNL2-417-215918No7.5174202-28
    39CHN@ PHIW3-018-214817No7177202-25
    40CHN@ PHIW4-119-214716No6.5181203-22
    41CHN@ PHIL4-619-224817No7185209-24 
    42CHN@ PHIW4-120-224716No6.5189210-21
    43CHN@ PITL0-820-235919No7.5189218-29 
    44CHN@ PITL2-920-245919No8.5191227-36 
    45CHN@ PITL3-420-2551021No9.5194231-37 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    46CHNvs SFNW8-221-255920No8.5202233-31 
    47CHNvs SFNL6-821-2651021No8.5208241-33
    48CHNvs SFNW2-122-265920No7.5210242-32
    49CHNvs SDNL3-1122-2751021No8213253-40 
    50CHNvs SDNW3-023-275920No8216253-37
    51CHNvs SDNW4-324-275819No7.5220256-36
    52CHNvs LANL4-1124-285920No7.5224267-43 
    53CHNvs LANW5-325-285819No6.5229270-41
    54CHNvs LANW10-326-285819No6239273-34
    55CHN@ SFNL2-726-295819No6.5241280-39 
    56CHN@ SFNW3-227-295819No6.5244282-38 
    57CHN@ SFNW8-628-294616No6.5252288-36
    58CHN@ SDNW3-229-294616No5.5255290-35
    59CHN@ SDNW5-230-294615No5.5260292-32
    60CHN@ SDNW8-531-294614No5.5268297-29
    61CHN@ LANL3-731-305715No5.5271304-33 
    62CHN@ LANW7-432-304612No5.5278308-30
    63CHN@ PITL2-732-315714No7280315-35 
    64CHN@ PITW4-333-314512Yes7284318-34
    65CHN@ PITW5-034-313412Yes6289318-29 
    66CHNvs PHIW8-235-312410Yes6297320-23 
    67CHNvs PHIL3-535-323512Yes7300325-25
    68CHNvs PHIW11-436-322410Yes6311329-18 
    69CHNvs NYNL8-936-332412Yes6.5319338-19
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    70CHNvs NYNW5-438-332311Yes5.5332344-12 
    71CHNvs NYNW8-238-332311Yes5.5332344-12 
    72CHNvs MONL0-538-342311Yes6.5332349-17 
    73CHNvs MONW3-239-342310Yes5.5335351-16 
    74CHNvs MONL1-239-353411Yes6.5336353-17
    75CHNvs MONW3-140-352310Yes5.5339354-15
    76CHNvs HOUL2-440-363411Yes6.5341358-17
    77CHNvs HOUW6-042-36239Yes6355361-6 
    78CHNvs HOUW8-342-36239Yes6355361-6 
    79CHNvs HOUW10-043-36239Yes53653614
    80CHN@ ATLW7-444-36239Yes53723657
    81CHN@ ATLW7-345-36238Yes437936811
    82CHN@ ATLL5-645-37238Yes438437410
    83CHN@ CINW10-846-37238Yes339438212 
    84CHN@ CINW3-147-37238Yes2.539738314
    85CHN@ CINW1-048-37238Yes1.539838315
    86CHN@ CINL1-748-38238Yes2.53993909 
    87CHNvs ATLL2-848-39238Yes2.54013983 
    88CHNvs ATLW10-249-39226Yes1.541140011 
    89CHNvs ATLW3-250-39226Yes1.541440212 
    90CHNvs CINL1-1251-40337Yes1.54234185 
    91CHNvs CINW8-451-40337Yes1.54234185 
    92CHNvs CINW2-152-40226Yes1.54254196 
    93CHN@ HOUL1-652-41237Yes1.54264251 
    94CHN@ HOUL4-652-42237Yes2.5430431-1
    95CHN@ NYNW9-253-42237Yes24394336 
    96CHN@ NYNW4-254-42226Yes0.54434358
    97CHN@ NYNL4-654-43348Yes0.54474416
    98CHN@ NYNL0-454-44348Yes1.54474452
    99CHN@ PHIL4-554-45348Yes24514501 
    100CHN@ PHIL1-454-46349Yes3452454-2 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    101CHN@ MONL5-754-473510Yes4457461-4 
    102CHN@ MONL4-654-483511Yes5461467-6
    103CHNvs SLNW4-255-483410Yes5465469-4
    104CHNvs SLNW8-656-48348Yes4473475-2
    105CHNvs SLNW3-257-493510Yes4480482-2
    106CHNvs SLNL4-557-493510Yes4480482-2
    107CHNvs PITW15-258-49348Yes349548411 
    108CHNvs PITL2-558-503510Yes44974898 
    109CHNvs PITW11-359-50359Yes350849216 
    110CHN@ SLNL8-1359-523510Yes45195109 
    111CHN@ SLNL3-559-523510Yes45195109
    112CHN@ SLNW7-360-52359Yes452651313
    113CHN@ SLNW5-361-52359Yes3.553151615
    114CHN@ SLNL2-361-533510Yes4.553351914 
    115CHNvs SFNL2-861-543510Yes5.55355278 
    116CHNvs SFNW6-562-543510Yes5.55415329
    117CHNvs SFNW14-463-543510Yes5.555553619 
    118CHNvs SDNW9-664-54359Yes4.556454222
    119CHNvs SDNW3-265-54359Yes3.556754423 
    120CHNvs SDNW3-166-54359Yes3.557054525
    121CHNvs LANW2-167-54348Yes3.557254626
    122CHNvs LANL2-467-553510Yes3.557455024
    123CHNvs LANL2-767-563510Yes4.557655719
    124CHN@ SFNW4-168-56359Yes3.558055822 
    125CHN@ SFNL2-568-573510Yes4.558256319
    126CHN@ SFNW4-169-57359Yes4.558656422
    127CHN@ SDNL4-569-58359Yes4.559056921 
    128CHN@ SDNW3-170-58358Yes4.559357023
    129CHN@ SDNL1-370-59359Yes5.559457321 
    130CHN@ LANW4-171-59359Yes559857424
    131CHN@ LANL4-671-60359Yes660258022
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    132CHN@ LANL4-571-614610No7.560658521 
    133CHN@ LANL2-671-624611No8.560859117 
    134CHNvs SLNL1-271-634612No960959316 
    135CHNvs SLNL4-671-644612No9.561359914 
    136CHNvs MONL3-471-654613No10.561660313
    137CHNvs MONL0-171-664614No1061660412
    138CHNvs PHIW4-372-664613No10.562060713 
    139CHNvs PHIL8-972-674613No1062861612 
    140CHNvs PHIW15-273-674613No1064361825 
    141CHN@ MONL6-873-694613No1265162922
    142CHN@ MONL2-373-694613No1265162922
    143CHN@ MONL3-673-704613No1365463519 
    144CHN@ MONL3-473-714615No1465763918 
    145CHN@ PHIW2-074-714613No13.565963920 
    146CHN@ PHIL1-874-724714No1466064713 
    147CHN@ PHIL3-474-735715No14.566365112 
    148CHN@ NYNW2-076-735715No1466765215
    149CHN@ NYNW2-176-735715No1466765215
    150CHN@ SLNL3-677-745715No1467366013
    151CHN@ SLNW3-277-745715No1467366013
    152CHN@ SLNL1-277-755716No1567466212 
    153CHNvs PITW2-078-755715No14.567666214 
    154CHNvs PITL1-478-765716No1567766611
    155CHNvs PITL0-678-775716No166776725 
    156CHNvs NYNL1-378-785717No16.56786753 
    157CHNvs NYNW11-379-795717No1669268210 
    158CHNvs NYNL3-479-795717No1669268210
    159CHNvs NYNL3-879-805717No176956905 
    160CHN@ PITL1-679-815818No17.56966960 
    161CHN@ PITW7-680-815717No16.57037021 
    162CHN@ PITL3-580-825717No17.5706707-1


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