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1979 CINCINNATI REDS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  90-71   .559
Result:   1st in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  John McNamara
General Manager:   Dick Wagner
Stadium:  Riverfront Stadium
Attendance:  2,356,933
Playoffs:  Lost NLCS (Pirates)

Cincinnati Reds affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Fred Norman (36)
Youngest Player:  Frank Pastore (21)
Longest Tenure:  Johnny Bench (13)
Top Hitter:  George Foster (15)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Seaver (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Dan Lamar (#20)

Roster Continuity:  89.46%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9071.559--
Houston8973.5491.5
LA Dodgers7983.48811.5
SF Giants7191.43819.5
San Diego6893.42222.0
Atlanta6694.41323.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
13Dave Concepcion+ss5731UDFA: 1960MLB1495909116625316841976473056618.281.348.415764.341245666461925.4.296
25Ray Knight+3b-1b29261970-10-231MLB150551641753741079443857344820.318.360.454814.359250604412966.3.335
22Dan Driessen+1b5127UDFA: 1969MLB1505157212924318751156277311276.250.330.414744.327213589406795.3.260
5Johnny Bench+c52311965-2-36MLB130464731281902280426773083411.276.364.459824.363213538356836.3.284
15George Foster+of15301968-3-55MLB1214406813318330980259105370311.302.386.561948.410247505323957.9.334
8Joe Morgan+2b3235UDFA: 1963MLB127436701092619322869345111358.250.379.376756.342164538349796.1.258
29Dave Collins+of-261972-1-9MLB12239659126164335169274822316.318.364.402765.344159429289615.7.355
30Ken Griffey+of-291969-29-680MLB9538062120274832125363913037.316.374.471845.373179420275757.3.333
20Cesar Geronimo+of7131UDFA: 1967MLB1233563885174438113756211328.239.312.343655.288122400285403.8.272
26Junior Kennedy+2b-281968-1-10MLB8322029607011743283100204.273.355.318673.31570250169274.3.314
7Hector Cruz+of-3b-261998-11-343MLB74182244410242701313903118.242.350.385735.33170215149254.5.286
33Paul Blair+of-35UDFA: 1962MLB751407214121500112703224.150.209.236445.1963315512740.8.168
9Vic Correll+c-331967-9-170MLB48133143112011500142612113.233.309.346655.29346150107153.8.280
23Rick Auerbach+ss-291969-7-145MLB6210017218111201141901111.210.304.340644.2913411683123.8.247
41Tom Seaver+p-341966-1-19MLB337631230280012900402.158.169.276445.19621817000.1.222
51Mike LaCoss+p-231974-3-71MLB35703910000032500502.129.164.143307.146107868-3-1.2.200
28Champ Summers+of-33UDFA: 1971MLB276010122111101131510001.200.351.317668.31819745073.9.250
34Fred Norman+p-36UDFA: 1961MLB34592900060062200603.153.231.153383.19197159-1-0.6.243
42Bill Bonham+p-301968-31-695MLB29573820020001800601.140.140.175316.141106356-2-0.8.205
12Harry Spilman+1b-24UDFA: 1974MLB43567123005007522001.214.323.268591.27115654563.5.235
47Tom Hume+p-261972-1-16MLB57461810040011700100.174.191.196387.178948390-0.3.276
31Paul Moskau+p-251975-3-70MLB21373310030011300611.081.103.108211.09844542-3-1.6.120
21Arturo DeFreitas+1b-26UDFA: 1978MLB23342720040001600011.206.200.265465.2039352900.0.368
35Frank Pastore+p-211975-2-46MLB30252400010001000201.160.160.160320.14542724-1-1.4.267
16,19Ken Henderson+of-331967-42-759MLB1013131002000200000.231.231.308538.2384131012.6.273
40Doug Bair+p-29UDFA: 1971MLB658000000000500000.000.000.0000.000088--.000
36Mario Soto+p-22UDFA: 1973MLB257240001000200000.571.571.5711143.518473216.7.800
45Manny Sarmiento+p-23UDFA: 1972MLB236000000000200100.000.000.0000.000077--.000
21Rafael Santo Domingo+h-23UDFA: 1978MLB76010000001300000.167.286.167452.23117500.2.333
34Pedro Borbon+p-32UDFA: 1966MLB306220000000100000.333.333.333667.30226414.2.400
16Ron Oester+2b-231974-9-214MLB63000000000100000.000.000.0000.000033--.000
28Sam Mejias+of-27UDFA: 1971MLB72110000000000000.500.500.5001000.453121013.4.500
37,43Dave Tomlin+p-301967-29-553MLB532110000000100000.500.500.5001000.45312109.91.000
44Doug Capilla+p-271970-25-593MLB510100000000000001.0001.0001.0002000.9071101--1.000
Totals: (34 players)1615477731144526631132686994761490219736246128.264.338.396734--2169621843157844.9.292

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
41Tom Seaver+6341966-1-19MLB1663.1432329500215.01878575166113140 01.157.830.672.555.480.47.2660.93
51Mike LaCoss+35231974-3-71MLB1483.5035326100205.2202928013797332 31.378.840.573.463.191.08.2771.49
34Fred Norman+5136UDFA: 1961MLB11133.6434315000195.1193867914579520 11.288.890.652.634.380.60.2801.04
42Bill Bonham+68301968-31-695MLB973.7929292000175.2173807414607868 31.338.860.723.074.000.77.2791.16
47Tom Hume+12261972-1-16MLB1092.765712203317163.0162545012338020 01.208.940.661.824.420.41.2851.17
31Paul Moskau+-251975-3-70MLB543.8921151010106.110753469515860 01.499.060.764.324.910.88.2890.86
35Frank Pastore+-211975-2-46MLB674.253092110495.110247458236321 01.319.630.762.175.950.37.3080.86
40Doug Bair+3929UDFA: 1971MLB1174.2965000421694.19347457518633 01.538.870.674.878.200.59.3190.71
37,43Dave Tomlin+78301967-29-553MLB222.625300017158.15929173183021 01.329.100.462.784.630.60.3011.17
34Pedro Borbon+5732UDFA: 1966MLB223.433000018244.2481717282300 01.259.670.401.614.630.35.3111.38
45Manny Sarmiento+-23UDFA: 1972MLB044.66231005038.2472120272301 01.4010.940.471.635.350.30.3570.65
36Mario Soto+-22UDFA: 1973MLB325.30250007037.13325222303201 01.697.960.487.237.710.94.3040.61
44Doug Capilla+-271970-25-593MLB108.535000006.176615000 01.899.951.427.110.00----0.90
44Charlie Leibrandt+-221978-9-225MLB000.003000104.122002100 00.924.150.004.152.082.00.1670.71
Totals: (34 players)90713.60161161277134401,440141564457613248577330--71.438.840.643.034.830.63.284 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny BenchC126619681011.9860.00 
Vic CorrellC472211921.9920.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dan Driessen1B1431289799112.9930.00 
Harry Spilman1B12622031.0000.00 
Dave Collins1B10641061.0000.00 
Arturo DeFreitas1B637015.9740.00 
Champ Summers1B641514.9790.00 
Johnny Bench1B2131011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Morgan2B1212593291274.9800.00 
Junior Kennedy2B5995144528.9800.00 
Rick Auerbach2B32010.6670.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ray Knight3B1491202621526.9620.00 
Rick Auerbach3B1822622.9330.00 
Junior Kennedy3B402001.0000.00 
Harry Spilman3B429001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave ConcepcionSS14828449527102.9670.00 
Rick AuerbachSS16272825.9650.00 
Junior KennedySS51016021.0000.00 
Ron OesterSS212001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Cesar GeronimoOF1182911122.9930.00 
George FosterOF116214741.9820.00 
Ken GriffeyOF93175831.9840.00 
Dave CollinsOF91159242.9760.00 
Hector CruzOF69119824.9840.00 
Paul BlairOF67117310.9920.00 
Champ SummersOF1315110.9410.00 
Sam MejiasOF510001.0000.00 
Ken HendersonOF220001.0000.00 
Arturo DeFreitasOF110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Doug BairP65945911.9331.34 
Tom HumeP5716362721.9431.82 
Dave TomlinP535841031.8242.17 
Mike LaCossP35205153424.9612.15 
Fred NormanP3419542631.9091.38 
Tom SeaverP32215222622.9602.01 
Pedro BorbonP30443711.9092.04 
Frank PastoreP3095513021.0001.70 
Bill BonhamP2917593140.9092.05 
Mario SotoP253712001.0000.73 
Manny SarmientoP233814001.0001.18 
Paul MoskauP2110631923.9171.87 
Doug CapillaP5602001.0002.95 
Charlie LeibrandtP3410011.0002.20 


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