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1979 Cincinnati Reds (MLB)

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W-L Record: 90-71 .559
Rank: 1st in National League West
Run Differential: 731-644 + 87
Manager(s): John McNamara
General Manager: Dick Wagner
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Ballpark: Riverfront Stadium
Attendance: 2,356,933 5/26
Playoffs: Lost NLCS (Pirates)
Top Draft Pick: Dan Lamar (#20) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Ron Plaza
Bullpen Coach: Harry Dunlop
First Base Coach: Russ Nixon
Pitching Coach: Bill Fischer
Third Base Coach: Alex Grammas

#1 Draft Picks

Junior Kennedy (#10)
National League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9071.559--
8973.5491.5
7983.48811.5
7191.43819.5
6893.42222.0
6694.41323.5
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1979 Cincinnati Reds. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1979 Cincinnati Reds Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1CINvs SFNL5-110-1224Yes1511-6 
    2CINvs SFNL2-70-26821No1.5718-11
    3CINvs SFNL2-40-36922No2.5922-13
    4CINvs SFNW7-61-34820No2.51628-12 
    5CIN@ ATLW9-42-34716No22532-7 
    6CIN@ ATLL4-62-44717No2.52938-9
    7CIN@ ATLW9-53-44715No2.53843-5
    8CIN@ SDNW4-24-43614No24245-3
    9CIN@ SDNL2-34-54817No34448-4 
    10CIN@ SDNL3-65-63616No2.55459-5
    11CIN@ SDNW7-55-63616No2.55459-5
    12CINvs ATLW7-46-63614No26163-2
    13CINvs ATLW2-07-63612No263630 
    14CIN@ SLNW10-38-63511Yes273667 
    15CIN@ SLNW4-19-6248Yes2776710
    16CIN@ SLNL3-49-7249Yes380719 
    17CINvs PITL2-99-82512Yes3.582802 
    18CINvs PITL2-39-92614No3.584831 
    19CINvs SLNW4-310-92513Yes488862 
    20CINvs SLNL1-1210-102513Yes4.58998-9 
    21CINvs SLNW5-111-102512Yes3.59499-5 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    22CINvs CHNL1-511-112612Yes495104-9 
    23CINvs CHNW4-112-112511Yes399105-6
    24CINvs HOUW6-513-112511Yes2.5105110-5 
    25CINvs HOUW6-214-112411Yes1.5111112-1
    26CINvs HOUW17-515-122410Yes1.51301255 
    27CINvs HOUL2-815-122410Yes1.51301255 
    28CIN@ CHNW8-716-12249Yes0.51381326
    29CIN@ CHNW7-417-12248Yes0.51451369
    30CIN@ CHNL8-917-13249Yes0.51531458 
    31CIN@ PITW8-418-13138Yes--16114912
    32CIN@ PITL2-318-14139Yes--16315211
    33CIN@ PITW7-319-14137Yes--17015515 
    34CINvs SDNW7-420-14136Yes--17715918
    35CINvs SDNL1-220-151410Yes--17816117 
    36CINvs SDNW7-021-15149Yes--18516124 
    37CINvs LANW7-622-15137Yes--19216725 
    38CINvs LANW5-423-15137Yes--19717126
    39CINvs LANL4-623-16137Yes--20117724
    40CIN@ SFNL2-1223-17137Yes--20318914 
    41CIN@ SFNW5-024-17137Yes--20818919 
    42CIN@ SFNL1-224-18138Yes--20919118
    43CIN@ LANL6-1724-19137Yes--2152087 
    44CIN@ LANW3-125-19138Yes--2182099 
    45CIN@ LANL7-825-20139Yes--2252178
    46CIN@ LANW3-226-20139Yes--2282199
    47CIN@ HOUL1-226-21139Yes--2292218 
    48CIN@ HOUL3-626-222511Yes0.52322275
    49CIN@ HOUL0-326-232512Yes1.52322302 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    50CINvs PHIW4-227-232512Yes1.52362324
    51CINvs PHIW4-228-232410Yes1.52402346
    52CINvs PHIL4-629-242410Yes225624214
    53CINvs PHIW12-229-242410Yes225624214 
    54CINvs NYNL2-629-252412Yes325824810 
    55CINvs NYNW6-130-252411Yes226424915 
    56CINvs NYNL3-530-262412Yes326725413
    57CINvs MONW3-231-262411Yes327025614 
    58CINvs MONW7-132-26247Yes227725720 
    59CINvs MONW3-233-26247Yes228025921
    60CIN@ NYNL2-333-27247Yes228226220 
    61CIN@ NYNL6-1233-282410Yes228827414 
    62CIN@ NYNW4-134-28247Yes229227517
    63CIN@ PHIW6-335-28247Yes229827820 
    64CIN@ PHIL3-435-29247Yes230128219 
    65CIN@ PHIL3-935-30248Yes230429113 
    66CIN@ MONW3-236-30237Yes230729314
    67CIN@ MONL2-336-31248Yes330929613
    68CIN@ MONL4-536-32259Yes431330112 
    69CINvs SFNL2-336-332512Yes531530411
    70CINvs SFNL2-536-342614No63173098
    71CINvs SFNW8-737-342614No63253169 
    72CIN@ HOUW2-138-352614No63273216
    73CIN@ HOUL0-438-352614No63273216 
    74CIN@ HOUL5-638-362715No73323275
    75CIN@ LANW9-139-362614No634132813 
    76CIN@ LANW2-140-362512Yes634332914
    77CIN@ SFNL4-640-372614No734733512
    78CIN@ SFNW2-041-372311Yes734933514 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    79CIN@ SFNL1-241-392614No8.53533449
    80CIN@ SFNL3-741-392614No8.53533449 
    81CINvs HOUL2-341-402715No9.53553478 
    82CINvs HOUL2-341-412715No10.53573507
    83CINvs HOUW5-442-412715No9.53623548
    84CINvs PITW2-143-412715No9.53643559 
    85CINvs PITW6-244-412513Yes837035713 
    86CINvs PITW4-245-422613No7.537536114 
    87CINvs PITL1-245-422613No7.537536114
    88CINvs SLNL3-645-432714No837836711
    89CINvs SLNW4-246-432714No738236913
    90CINvs SLNW6-147-432613No638837018 
    91CINvs CHNL8-1047-442613No639638016 
    92CINvs CHNL1-347-452714No639738314
    93CINvs CHNL0-147-462714No739738413
    94CINvs CHNW7-148-462714No640438519 
    95CIN@ SLNW16-449-462613No4.542038931 
    96CIN@ SLNW3-050-462613No3.542338934 
    97CIN@ SLNL3-1250-472613No3.542640125 
    98CIN@ CHNW12-151-482613No444241032 
    99CIN@ CHNL4-851-482613No444241032 
    100CIN@ CHNL1-251-492613No544341231 
    101CIN@ PITW6-552-492613No544941732
    102CIN@ PITW6-553-492613No545542233 
    103CIN@ PITW9-754-492613No446442935
    104CIN@ ATLW2-055-492512Yes346642937
    105CIN@ ATLW8-656-502512Yes3.547944336
    106CIN@ ATLL5-856-502512Yes3.547944336 
    107CIN@ ATLW9-457-502511Yes3.548844741
    108CINvs LANW9-458-502511Yes2.549745146 
    109CINvs LANL6-758-512511Yes3.550345845
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    110CINvs LANW10-559-51249Yes3.551346350
    111CINvs SDNL4-659-522512Yes4.551746948
    112CINvs SDNW7-160-522510Yes552447054 
    113CINvs SDNW9-161-52249Yes553347162 
    114CINvs ATLW3-162-52249Yes4.553647264 
    115CINvs ATLL2-362-532510Yes4.553847563 
    116CINvs ATLW3-163-53249Yes4.554147665 
    117CINvs ATLW5-264-53248Yes3.554647868
    118CIN@ SDNL2-364-54248Yes4.554848167 
    119CIN@ SDNW9-265-55248Yes456148873 
    120CIN@ SDNL4-565-55248Yes456148873
    121CINvs PHIW2-166-55248Yes4.556348974 
    122CINvs PHIL2-366-56249Yes4.556549273 
    123CINvs NYNW4-367-56248Yes3.556949574 
    124CINvs NYNW4-368-56248Yes2.557349875 
    125CINvs NYNW6-569-56248Yes1.557950376
    126CINvs MONL2-569-572510Yes2.558150873
    127CINvs MONW3-270-57249Yes1.558451074
    128CINvs MONW7-271-57247Yes1.559151279 
    129CIN@ NYNW1-072-57247Yes0.559251280
    130CIN@ NYNW8-473-57247Yes0.560051684 
    131CIN@ NYNW8-074-57247Yes0.560851692 
    132CIN@ PHIW4-275-57236Yes0.561251894 
    133CIN@ PHIW5-276-57125Yes--61752097
    134CIN@ PHIW7-677-57125Yes--62452698
    135CIN@ MONL7-877-58136Yes--63153497 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    136CIN@ MONL2-777-59247Yes0.563354192 
    137CIN@ MONL1-1377-60247Yes0.563455480 
    138CIN@ ATLW6-578-60136Yes--64055981
    139CIN@ ATLL6-778-61247Yes0.564656680
    140CINvs SFNW6-579-61247Yes0.565257181
    141CINvs SFNW12-380-61247Yes0.566457490 
    142CINvs LANL5-680-62247Yes0.566958089
    143CINvs LANW4-181-62135Yes--67358192
    144CINvs LANL1-381-63246Yes0.567458490
    145CINvs HOUW9-882-63135Yes--68359291 
    146CINvs HOUW7-483-63135Yes--69059694
    147CIN@ LANL0-283-64135Yes--69059892 
    148CIN@ LANW2-184-64135Yes--69259993 
    149CIN@ LANW2-085-64135Yes--69459995 
    150CIN@ SFNL4-785-65135Yes--69860692
    151CIN@ SFNL1-385-66135Yes--69960990
    152CIN@ SDNW3-286-66135Yes--70261191
    153CIN@ SDNW8-587-66135Yes--71061694 
    154CIN@ HOUL2-387-67135Yes--71261993 
    155CIN@ HOUL1-487-68135Yes--71362390
    156CIN@ HOUW7-188-68135Yes--72062496 
    157CINvs SDNL2-888-69135Yes--72263290 
    158CINvs SDNW4-389-69135Yes--72663591
    159CINvs ATLW3-090-69135Yes--72963594 
    160CINvs ATLL0-290-70136Yes--72963792
    161CINvs ATLL2-790-71136Yes--73164487 


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