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1979 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  98-64   .605
Result:   1st in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Chuck Tanner
General Manager:   Hardy Peterson
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance:  1,435,454
Playoffs: Season in progress

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Willie Stargell (39)
Youngest Player:  Don Robinson (22)
Longest Tenure:  Willie Stargell (18)
Top Hitter:  Dave Parker (1)
Top Pitcher:  John Candelaria (10)
Top Draft Pick:  Scott Fiepke (#42)

Roster Continuity:  86.67%
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Pittsburgh9864.605--
Montreal9565.5942.0
St. Louis8676.53112.0
Philadelphia8478.51914.0
Chi Cubs8082.49418.0
NY Mets6399.38935.0


PITCHING STATISTICS
UnifPlayerAgeRkGGSIPERAWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOGB/FBQSHBABBavgTBFPit/BBalStrSw
22Bert Blyleven-143737237.13.601.399.030.803.496.520.530.96236897.26510180.0835.464.67.3
45John Candelaria-103330207.03.221.178.741.091.784.390.410.87193795.2538500.0731.768.35.0
25Bruce Kison-193325172.13.191.178.200.682.355.480.431.22144637.2467040.1932.667.418.2
43Don Robinson--2925160.23.871.399.580.672.915.380.540.68134617.2776840.2338.161.911.9
26Jim Bibby--3417137.22.811.147.190.593.076.730.460.75124504.218562--------
27Kent Tekulve-26940134.12.751.187.300.333.285.020.651.6602490.2225500.0624.275.836.4
15Enrique Romo-48840129.12.991.288.490.772.997.380.410.8203482.2535370.1931.069.023.0
19Jim Rooker--1917103.24.601.409.200.953.393.820.890.90100399.2664440.3430.769.314.7
23Grant Jackson-4272082.02.961.247.350.993.844.280.900.7302291.2303390.1524.076.024.0
31Eddie Whitson--19757.24.371.548.270.945.624.841.161.1231223.238263--------
49Dave Roberts--21338.23.261.5310.940.232.793.490.801.40000--0--------
41Joe Coleman--10020.26.101.8412.630.443.926.100.640.780189.326101--------
17Dock Ellis--317.02.571.5711.571.292.571.292.003.25000--0--------
44Rick Rhoden--115.07.201.409.00--3.603.601.005.000019.26321--------
Totals  (1 year)489163149491.298.580.753.045.450.560.9694305443.2626073--32.567.515.8



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