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1979 MILWAUKEE BREWERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Milwaukee,WI
Team Record:  95-66   .590
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  George Bamberger
General Manager:   Harry Dalton
Stadium:  County Stadium
Attendance:  1,918,343
Playoffs:  -

Milwaukee Brewers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Sal Bando (35)
Youngest Player:  Paul Molitor (22)
Longest Tenure:  Don Money, Charlie Moore (7)
Top Hitter:  Gorman Thomas (7)
Top Pitcher:  Mike Caldwell (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Mark Higgins (#49)

Roster Continuity:  90.63%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10257.642--
Milwaukee9566.5908.0
Boston9169.56911.5
NY Yankees8971.55613.5
Detroit8576.52818.0
Cleveland8180.50322.0
Toronto53109.32750.5

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Gorman Thomas1979-04-121979L  12-10 vs MIL40000000004000043924254172184 strikeouts
Cecil Cooper1979-04-141979W  11-10 vs MIL44310230010000067970876322282 home runs, 4 runs scored
Larry Hisle1979-04-281979W  11-8 @ TOR341000000320000113511001546391254 runs scored
Paul Molitor1979-04-281979W  11-8 @ TOR503110500100000141164854335 RBis
Gorman Thomas1979-04-281979W  11-8 @ TOR44300000020000045225558183184 runs scored
Ben Oglivie1979-04-301979W  8-0 @ CLE52200230000000075062582297532 home runs
Gorman Thomas1979-05-021979W  6-1 @ CLE41400010000010045726361189184 hits
Sal Bando1979-05-091979L  8-7 vs MIL12000000040000018061633228964664 walks
Charlie Moore1979-05-201979L  7-6 @ OAK4231013000000005003631515512500th career game
Sixto Lezcano1979-05-251979W  3-2 vs MIL23200220020000057153964249292 home runs
Cecil Cooper1979-05-291979W  7-3 vs MIL42300230000000072175884352322 home runs
Cecil Cooper1979-06-011979W  5-4 @ KCA40000000014000072476084352324 strikeouts
Gorman Thomas1979-06-121979L  7-6 @ TEX41330040001000049428667210183 Doubles
Paul Molitor1979-06-151979L  14-11 vs MIL6240000200000001842151068454 hits
Gorman Thomas1979-06-171979W  5-3 vs MIL32200230010000049929269214182 home runs
Gorman Thomas1979-06-191979W  10-9 vs MIL5021003000000005002946921718500th career game
Ben Oglivie1979-06-231979L  8-3 @ SEA42202000000000079566589326550 Triples
Cecil Cooper1979-06-261979L  8-7 @ MIN50400011000000074578584363374 hits
Ben Oglivie1979-06-271979W  9-8 @ MIN52200220001000079766991328552 home runs
Ben Oglivie1979-07-081979W  5-4 vs MIL33300340010000080668095336563 home runs
Gorman Thomas1979-07-131979W  4-3 vs MIL70100010005001052231175234195 strikeouts
Gorman Thomas1979-07-141979W  10-3 vs MIL42200250001000052331377239192 home runs, 5 RBis
Cecil Cooper1979-07-221979W  14-5 @ CLE52300250000000076180586375372 home runs, 5 RBis
Don Money1979-07-221979W  14-5 @ CLE54300001000000013781367136577804 runs scored
Cecil Cooper1979-07-271979W  6-5 vs MIL53300340000000076781190382373 home runs
Sixto Lezcano1979-07-281979W  9-2 vs MIL51330030001000062360470279323 Doubles
Gorman Thomas1979-08-031979W  5-3 vs MIL42200230002000053932581247192 home runs
Buck Martinez1979-08-101979L  5-4 @ BOS302000000000000500307191412500th career game
Jim Gantner1979-08-111979W  9-6 @ BOS5141002100001001339522884 hits
Ben Oglivie1979-08-141979W  5-2 vs MIL22100121020000083470810035359100th career home run
Paul Molitor1979-08-171979W  5-1 vs MIL4020201000000002312771391531 Triples
Paul Molitor1979-08-211979W  9-5 vs MIL4241003000000102352831394554 hits
Gorman Thomas1979-08-291979L  18-8 @ KCA42200230002000056335090274192 home runs
Ben Oglivie1979-09-191979W  12-1 @ SEA534101100000000863739105364634 hits
Ben Oglivie1979-09-211979L  3-2 vs MIL414000000000000864743105364634 hits
Cecil Cooper1979-09-281979W  10-1 @ MIN52320150001000082287997419435 RBis


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