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1979 Milwaukee Brewers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 95-66 .590
Rank: 2nd in American League East
Run Differential: 807-722 + 85
Manager(s): George Bamberger
General Manager: Harry Dalton
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Ballpark: County Stadium
Attendance: 1,918,343 9/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Mark Higgins (#49) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Larry Haney
First Base Coach: Frank Howard
Hitting Coach: Harvey Kuenn
Pitching Coach: Cal McLish
Third Base Coach: Buck Rodgers

#1 Draft Picks

Paul Molitor (#3), Robin Yount (#3), Ray Fosse (#7), Gorman Thomas (#21)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10257.642--
9566.5908.0
9169.56911.5
8971.55613.5
8576.52818.0
8180.50322.0
53109.32750.5
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
15Cecil Cooper1B2959083182
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44
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1
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24
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10615356770106814.308.364.508872.200.315.3181.3824.6300660
4Paul Molitor2B2258488188
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27
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16
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9
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623313484825659.322.372.469841.147.264.3361.0064.9274645
19Robin YountSS2357772154
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5
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8
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5111835521310315.267.308.371679.104.170.2811.4972.1214626
20Gorman ThomasOF2855797136
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29
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045
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123159817526568.244.356.539895.294.463.2651.7912.4300668
24Ben OglivieOF3051488145
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30
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4
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29
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8112548562124411.282.343.525868.243.350.2681.1717.7270572
6Sal Bando3B3547657117
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3
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9
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43205742336117.246.330.345675.099.223.2540.7452.9164543
16Sixto LezcanoOF2547384152
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3
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28
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101437774356711.321.414.573987.252.416.3280.9616.9271566
7Don MoneyDH-3B323505283
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6
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38104047206410.237.316.351667.114.231.2561.1858.3123402
22Charlie MooreC2633745101
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2
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38852932113211.300.355.404759.104.199.3181.1067.4136372
26Dick DavisDH-OF253355189
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13
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41331646001110.266.298.418716.152.200.2772.8827.9140353
17Jim Gantner3B-2B252082959
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10
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2235161721533.284.336.389725.106.173.2971.06104.081234
21Buck MartinezC301961753
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04
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260182500823.270.296.372668.102.138.2903.1349.073214
14Jim WohlfordOF281751946
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176282800533.263.290.366656.103.171.3023.50175.064191
9Larry HisleDH-OF32961827
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1410111902014.281.352.448800.167.292.3201.7332.043108
13Ray FosseC3252612
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02002620001.231.286.327613.096.135.2613.00--1756
2Lenn Sakata2B251417
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001000100000.500.500.6431143.143.143.538----914
1Tim NordbrookSS29201
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25Bill TraversP260000000000000100-----------01
Batting Totals157955368071552291411857661005354974520487250130.280.342.448790.168.275.2941.3629.924806207
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
39Lary Sorensen2315143.983434162002352501131043042633041.249.571.151.612.411.50
48Mike Caldwell301663.2930301640023525296861839895041.249.650.691.493.412.28
41Jim Slaton291593.6332311230021322995861554805021.339.680.632.283.381.48
25Bill Travers261483.903027922018719689813345746031.299.431.592.173.561.64
30Moose Haas2311114.7729288100184198112982659959001.399.631.262.874.621.61
46Jerry Augustine26963.454320023585953833630414011.459.940.633.144.291.37
43Paul Mitchell28335.761880040758150481110320001.219.721.321.203.843.20
23,47Reggie Cleveland31156.712910011455774441923222101.8212.601.473.763.600.96
18,45Bob Galasso27314.413100014351643025526283001.7611.290.884.594.941.08
10Bob McClure26523.883600016551532922624375031.519.351.064.246.531.54
35Bill Castro25312.053900026644401410213102001.208.180.412.662.050.77
27Andy Replogle25005.63300000813550220001.8814.630.002.252.251.00
34Dan Boitano26001.5050003066111350001.509.001.504.507.501.67
6Sal Bando35006.0010000033220000001.009.000.000.000.00--
29Lance Rautzhan26009.00300000333301024004.339.000.0030.006.000.20
21Buck Martinez30009.0010001011110100002.009.000.009.000.000.00
17Jim Gantner25000.0010000012000000002.0018.000.000.000.00--
Pitching Totals95664.0436516161121002314401563722646162381580481171.359.771.012.383.621.52


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