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1979 PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Philadelphia,PA
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   4th in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Danny Ozark, Dallas Green
General Manager:   Paul Owens
Stadium:  Veterans Stadium
Attendance:  2,775,011
Playoffs:  -

Philadelphia Phillies affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Kaat (40)
Youngest Player:  Dickie Noles (22)
Longest Tenure:  Greg Luzinski, Larry Bowa (10)
Top Hitter:  Mike Schmidt (4)
Top Pitcher:  Steve Carlton (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Kyle Money (#46)

Roster Continuity:  79.09%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9864.605--
Montreal9565.5942.0
St. Louis8676.53112.0
Philadelphia8478.51914.0
Chi Cubs8082.49418.0
NY Mets6399.38935.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
22Mike AndersonOFMLB6-2200RightRight6/22/195128Florence,South Carolina197514316CHN

16Ramon Aviles2B-SSMLB5-9155RightRight1/22/195227Manati,Puerto Rico1970UDFA BOS
43Doug BirdPMLB6-4180RightRight3/5/195029Corona,California19698152SE1
8Bob BooneCMLB6-2207RightRight11/19/194731San Diego,California19696124PHI
10Larry BowaSSMLB5-10155BothRight12/6/194533Sacramento,California1965UDFA PHI
40Warren BrusstarPMLB6-3200RightRight2/2/195227Oakland,California1974467PHI
1Jose CardenalOFMLB5-10150RightRight10/7/194335Matanza,Cuba1961UDFA SFN
32Steve CarltonPMLB6-5210LeftLeft12/22/194434Miami,Florida1963UDFA SLN
38Larry ChristensonPMLB6-4215RightRight11/10/195325Everett,Washington197213PHI
49Rawly EastwickPMLB6-3180RightRight10/24/195028Camden,New Jersey1969362CIN
35Nino EspinosaPMLB6-1192RightRight8/15/195325Villa Altagralia,Dominican Republic1971UDFA NYN
23Greg GrossOFMLB5-11175LeftLeft8/1/195226York,Pennsylvania1970479HOU
14Bud HarrelsonSSMLB5-11160BothRight6/6/194435Niles,California1963UDFA NYN
39Jim KaatPMLB6-4217LeftLeft11/7/193840Zeeland,Michigan1957UDFA WS1
34Jack KucekPMLB6-2200RightRight6/8/195326Warren,Ohio1974232CHA
48Dan LarsonPMLB6-0180RightRight7/4/195424Los Angeles,California1972121SLN
47Randy LerchPMLB6-5190LeftLeft10/9/195424Sacramento,California19738170PHI
41Jim LonborgPMLB6-5210RightRight4/16/194237Santa Maria,California1964UDFA BOS
19Greg LuzinskiOFMLB6-1225RightRight11/22/195028Chicago,Illinois1968111PHI
17Pete Mackanin2B-SSMLB6-2190RightRight8/1/195127Chicago,Illinois1969471WS2
31Garry MaddoxOFMLB6-3184RightRight9/1/194929Cincinnati,Ohio1968238SFN
21Bake McBrideOFMLB6-2190LeftRight2/3/194930Fulton,Missouri197037802SLN
11Tim McCarverCMLB6-1195LeftRight10/16/194137Memphis,Tennessee1959UDFA SLN
45Tug McGrawPMLB6-0185RightLeft8/30/194434Martinez,California1964UDFA NYN
18Rudy MeoliSS-3BMLB5-9165LeftRight5/1/195128Troy,New York1969475CAL
34Keith MorelandOF-3BMLB6-0200RightRight5/2/195425Dallas,Texas19757156PHI
48Dickie NolesPMLB6-2190RightRight11/19/195622Charlotte,North Carolina1975484PHI
26John PoffOF-1BMLB6-2190LeftLeft10/23/195226Chillicothe,Ohio1974UDFA PHI
6Dave RaderCMLB5-11165LeftRight12/26/194830Claremore,Oklahoma1967118SFN
42Ron ReedPMLB6-6215RightRight11/2/194236LaPorte,Indiana1965UDFA ATL
14Pete RoseOF-1BMLB5-11203BothRight4/14/194138Cincinnati,Ohio1960UDFA CIN
44Dick RuthvenPMLB6-3190RightRight3/27/195128Sacramento,California197311PHI
33Kevin SaucierPMLB6-1196RightLeft8/9/195622Pensacola,Florida1974227PHI
20Mike Schmidt3BMLB6-2203RightRight9/27/194929Dayton,Ohio1971230PHI
27Lonnie SmithLF-OFMLB5-9170RightRight12/22/195523Chicago,Illinois197413PHI
9Manny Trillo2BMLB6-1164RightRight12/25/195028Caritito,Venezuela1968UDFA PHI
25Del UnserOFMLB6-1180LeftLeft12/9/194434Decatur,Illinois1966459PIT
18John Vukovich3BMLB6-1190RightRight7/31/194731Sacramento,California1966110PHI
Team PersonnelPosition 
Francisco AcevedoScout 
Ruben AmaroScout 
Richie AshburnBroadcaster 
Billy DeMarsThird Base Coach 
Dallas GreenManager 
Bill HarperScout 
Harry KalasBroadcaster 
Dick LawlorScout 
Andy MusserBroadcaster 
Paul OwensGeneral Manager 
Danny OzarkManager 
Gust PoulosScout 
Andy SeminickScout 
Herman StarrettePitching Coach 
Tony TaylorHitting Coach 
Bobby TiefenauerBullpen Coach 
Chris WheelerBroadcaster 
Bobby WineFirst Base Coach 


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