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1979 Rochester Red Wings (AAA)

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Parent Organization: Baltimore Orioles
Nickname:
W-L Record: 53-86 .381
Rank: 8th in International League
Run Differential: 558-678 -120
Manager(s): Doc Edwards
Location: Rochester, New York
Ballpark: Silver Stadium
Attendance: 20,013 8/8
Playoffs:
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

Hitting Coach: Tony Franklin

#1 Draft Picks

Tommy Bianco (#3), Taylor Duncan (#10), Dave Ford (#23)
International League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8554.612--
7763.5508.5
7664.5439.5
7367.52112.5
6674.47119.5
6574.46820.0
6376.45322.0
5386.38132.0
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1979 Rochester Red Wings season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Benny AyalaOF6-1185R-R28UDFAMLB--
    -Jose BastianP6-0165R-R22UDFAAAA--
    -Victor BernalP6-1175R-R25MIN: 1975-1-14MLB--
    -Tommy Bianco3B-1B5-11190B-R26MIL: 1971-1-3MLB--
    -Dennis BlairP6-5182R-R25MON: 1972-5-101MLB--
    -Mike BoddickerP5-11185R-R21BAL: 1978-6-152MLB--
    -Bobby BonnerSS6-0185R-R22BAL: 1978-3-74MLB--
    -Tony ChevezP5-11177R-R25UDFAMLB--
    -Tom Chism1B-SS6-1195L-L24MIL: 1974-2-29MLB--
    -Mark CoreyOF6-2200R-R23BAL: 1976-2-43MLB--
    -Ron DiggleC-OF6-2190L-R28NYN: 1972-1-14AAA--
    -Blake Doyle2B5-10160L-R24BAL: 1972-4-96AAA--
    -Taylor Duncan3B6-0170R-R26ATL: 1971-1-10MLB--
    -Mike Eden2B-SS5-10170B-R30CLE: 1971-27-611MLB--
    -Randy Fierbaugh0--UDFAAAA--
    -Randy FierbaughP6-3205L-R26UDFAAAA--
    -John FlinnP6-0175R-R24BAL: 1973-2-39MLB--
    -Dave FordP6-4190R-R22BAL: 1975-1-23MLB--
    -Tony FranklinCOACH5-11180B-R29UDFAAAA--
    -Art JamesOF6-0170L-L26DET: 1972-6-112MLB--
    -Larry JohnsonC6-0185R-R28CLE: 1968-9-186MLB--
    -Larry JonesP6-2185R-R24BAL: 1977-5-123AAA--
    -Kevin KennedyC6-3220R-R24BAL: 1976-8-188AAA--
    -Joe KerriganP6-5210R-R25MON: 1974-1-10MLB--
    -Wayne Krenchicki3B6-1180L-R24BAL: 1976-1-7MLB--
    -Carlos LopezOF6-0190R-R30UDFAMLB--
    -Dave Machemer2B5-11180R-R28CAL: 1972-4-82MLB--
    -Gerry PirtleP6-1185R-R31ATL: 1967-7-117MLB--
    -Jeff RineerP6-4205L-L23BAL: 1975-3-43MLB--
    -Willie RoysterC5-11180R-R25BAL: 1972-22-525MLB--
    -Jim SmithSS6-3185R-R24UDFAMLB--
    -Tommy SmithOF6-3215L-R30CAL: 1971-23-532MLB--
    -Nate SnellP6-4190R-R26ATL: 1975-22-519MLB--
    -Earl StephensonP6-3175L-L31CHN: 1967-3-38MLB--
    -Pedro TorrezP6-4170R-L25BAL: 1976-9-212AAA--
    -Wayne TyroneOF-3B6-1185R-R28CHN: 1972-20-470MLB--
    -Mike WallaceP6-2204L-L28PHI: 1969-4-76MLB--
    -Jeffrey YoungbauerOF6-1180L-R25UDFAAAA--


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