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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:  Won World Series (Orioles)

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

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg115William NiceP Retired
Jan-Reg367Carl TaylorP Inactive
Jan-Reg493Rick OwnbeyP Retired
Jan-Reg5117Todd DinsmoreOF Inactive
Jan-Reg6140Sheldon AndrewsP Retired
Jan-Reg7162Warren DeLisleSS Retired
Jan-Reg8179Chris FazondineP Retired
Jan-Reg9195Marc OchalP Retired
Jan-Sec118David McDonaldP Inactive
June-Reg242Scott FiepkeP Retired
June-Reg362Jose DeLeonP Retired
June-Reg368Scott Kuvinka3B Retired
June-Reg494Chris GreenP Retired
June-Reg5120Conner McGeheeOF Retired
June-Reg6146Craig FitzpatrickP Inactive
June-Reg7172John Alvarez3B Retired
June-Reg8198Andrew Snaith2B Retired
June-Reg9224Art RayP Retired
June-Reg10250Ken FordC Retired
June-Reg11276Mike JohnsonP Retired
June-Reg12302Terry Salazar1B Retired
June-Reg13328Wilmot Reedy2B Retired
June-Reg14354Jim FeltOF Retired
June-Reg15380Thomas OlszakOF Retired
June-Reg16406Ron WotusSS Bench Coach - San Francisco Giants (2014)
June-Reg17432Darryl StephensOF Retired
June-Reg18458Philip FritzOF Retired
June-Reg19484Otis GrantiF-C Inactive
June-Reg20510Tim Wheeler3B Retired
June-Reg21535Larry Nicholsonp Retired
June-Reg22560Mike QuadeOF Retired
June-Reg23585Ron EvansSS Inactive
June-Reg24609Kevin Babbp Inactive
June-Reg25633Joey Farrillp Retired
June-Reg26657Jeff Metzp Retired
June-Reg27680John TuttSS-OF Retired
June-Reg28701Lance MasonC Inactive
June-Reg29722Thomas Bartp-OF Inactive
June-Reg30742Greg TuttSS-OF Inactive
June-Reg31762Roger LorenzenOF Inactive
June-Reg32780Craig SteensenC Inactive
June-Reg33798David Blume1B Retired
June-Reg34814Robert GulaskeyIF Retired
June-Reg35825Lawrence Stylesp Retired
June-Reg36834Paul BardC Retired
June-Reg37842Joel SkinnerC Manager - Charlotte (2014)
June-Reg38849John Peoplesp Inactive
June-Reg39855Herm WinninghamOf Retired
June-Reg40858Robert Seamesp Inactive
June-Reg41861Mike SharpersonSS Deceased
June-Reg42864Gordon Makip Retired
June-Reg43867Michael Giedlinp Inactive
June-Reg44870Paul Coxp Inactive
June-Sec18Mike BieleckiP Retired
June-Sec231Nattie GeorgeOF Retired
June-Sec350Rick WittIF Retired


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