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1979 Montreal Expos (MLB)

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W-L Record: 95-65 .594
Rank: 2nd in National League East
Run Differential: 701-581 + 120
Roster Continuity 69.58% 23/26
Manager(s): Dick Williams
General Manager: John McHale
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Ballpark: Olympic Stadium
Attendance: 2,102,173 8/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Tim Wallach (#10) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Felipe Alou
Bullpen Coach: Norm Sherry
First Base Coach: Vern Rapp
Hitting Coach: Pat Mullin
Pitching Coach: Jim Brewer
Third Base Coach: Ozzie Virgil

#1 Draft Picks

Bill Gullickson (#2), Bob James (#9)
National League East Standings
  • 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 Montreal Expos season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    42Bill AtkinsonP5-8158L-R241976Not draftedMLB--
    22Stan BahnsenP6-2203R-R341966NYA: 1965-4-68MLB--
    41Randy Bass1B6-1210L-R251977MIN: 1972-7-152MLB--
    7Tony Bernazard2B5-9160B-R221979Not draftedMLB--
    8Gary CarterC6-2215R-R251974MON: 1972-3-53MLB--
    30Dave Cash2B5-11175R-R311969PIT: 1966-5-95MLB--
    49Warren CromartieOF-1B6-0192L-L251974OAK: 1973-1-10MLB--
    10Andre DawsonOF6-3195R-R241976MON: 1975-11-250MLB--
    5Duffy DyerC6-0195R-R331968NYN: 1966-1-9MLB--
    35Woodie FrymanP6-2205R-L391966Not draftedMLB--
    48Ross GrimsleyP6-3200L-L291971CIN: 1969-1-17MLB--
    34Bill GullicksonP6-3215R-R201979MON: 1977-1-2MLB--
    14Tom Hutton1B-OF5-11180L-L331966Not draftedMLB--
    20Bob JamesP6-4230R-R201978MON: 1976-1-9MLB--
    37Bill LeeP6-3210L-L321969BOS: 1968-22-507MLB--
    31Ken Macha3B-1B6-2217R-R281974PIT: 1972-6-143MLB--
    12Jim MasonSS6-2190L-R281971WS2: 1968-2-28MLB--
    43Rudy MayP6-3207L-L341965Not draftedMLB--
    29Dale MurrayP6-4205R-R291974MON: 1970-18-418MLB--
    46David PalmerP6-1205R-R211978MON: 1976-21-489MLB--
    15Larry Parrish3B-OF6-3220R-R251974Not draftedMLB--
    24Tony Perez1B-3B6-2205R-R371964Not draftedMLB--
    32Tim RainesLF-OF5-8186B-R191979MON: 1977-5-106MLB--
    45Steve RogersP6-1182R-R291973MON: 1971-1-4MLB--
    21Scott SandersonP6-5200R-R221978MON: 1977-3-54MLB--
    36Dan SchatzederP6-0195L-L241977MON: 1976-3-57MLB--
    19Rodney Scott2B-SS6-0160B-R251975KCA: 1972-11-258MLB--
    25Tony Solaita1B6-0215L-L321968Not draftedMLB--
    27Elias SosaP6-2190R-R291972Not draftedMLB--
    4Chris SpeierSS6-1180R-R291971SFN: 1970-1-2MLB--
    6Rusty StaubOF-1B6-2200L-R351963Not draftedMLB--
    47John TamargoC5-10180B-R271976SLN: 1973-6-132MLB--
    17Ellis ValentineOF6-4207R-R241975MON: 1972-2-29MLB--
    18Jerry WhiteOF5-11165B-R261974MON: 1970-14-322MLB--

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