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1979 SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  71-91   .438
Result:   4th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Joe Altobelli, Dave Bristol
General Manager:   Spec Richardson
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Attendance:  1,456,402
Playoffs:  -

San Francisco Giants affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Willie McCovey (41)
Youngest Player:  Max Venable (22)
Longest Tenure:  Randy Moffitt (8)
Top Hitter:  Billy North (21)
Top Pitcher:  Vida Blue (21)
Top Draft Pick:  Scott Garrelts (#15)

Roster Continuity:  86.25%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9071.559--
Houston8973.5491.5
LA Dodgers7983.48811.5
SF Giants7191.43819.5
San Diego6893.42222.0
Atlanta6694.41323.5

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Terry Whitfield1979-04-041979W  11-5 @ CIN514100200000000295261177784 hits
Mike Ivie1979-04-081979L  7-6 @ CIN52400010000000052346038247164 hits
Max Venable1979-04-081979L  7-6 @ CIN000000000000000100001st career game
Mike Ivie1979-04-271979L  14-8 @ MON52200240000000053847040256172 home runs
Max Venable1979-04-271979L  14-8 @ MON101000000000000810001st career hit
Billy North1979-05-091979W  9-2 vs SFN110000001410000882787141772674 walks
Philip Nastu1979-05-151979W  8-1 @ HOU311000100000100710101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Jack Clark1979-05-161979W  8-4 @ HOU60400010000000036234844184354 hits
Darrell Evans1979-05-221979W  12-2 vs SFN42300030110000011891000171590541000th career hit
Bob Knepper1979-05-251979W  6-4 vs SFN322001100010000762311401st career home run
Larry Herndon1979-05-281979L  4-1 vs SFN404200000000000362265670304 hits
Billy North1979-06-021979W  8-6 @ CHN313000031200000902801141822753 stolen bases
Jack Clark1979-06-061979L  6-5 @ SLN52300220000000038137348195362 home runs
Willie McCovey1979-06-081979L  3-2 @ PIT401100100000000245821275101500261500th career RBI
Darrell Evans1979-06-151979W  9-6 vs SFN60000000004000012101012171592554 strikeouts
Willie McCovey1979-06-151979W  9-6 vs SFN632002400110000246321325141509262 home runs
Rob Andrews1979-06-161979W  6-1 vs SFN200000200000020448339182282 sacrifice flies
Joe Strain1979-06-281979L  6-5 vs SFN300000000000000100001st career game
Joe Strain1979-06-291979W  6-4 vs SFN212100000001000220001st career hit
Joe Strain1979-06-301979L  2-0 vs SFN401000020000000330021st career stolen base
Mike Ivie1979-07-011979W  7-3 vs SFN50000000004000057849545281194 strikeouts
Joe Strain1979-07-061979L  6-1 @ PHI501000100020000850121st career RBI
Mike Ivie1979-07-071979W  8-6 @ PHI52300240000000058149947285192 home runs
Joe Strain1979-07-101979W  11-7 @ MON72200120001000012131321st career home run
Dennis Littlejohn1979-07-111979W  1-0 @ MON301000000000000410001st career hit
Dennis Littlejohn1979-07-121979W  5-3 @ MON302000300000010530301st career RBI
Mike Ivie1979-07-241979L  6-5 vs SFN60400000000000059551751297194 hits
Willie McCovey1979-07-261979W  6-2 @ SDN301000200020020249121545181527262 sacrifice flies
Billy North1979-07-261979W  6-2 @ SDN53200002000000094784818196301300th career stolen base
Greg Johnston1979-07-271979W  4-3 @ SDN000000000000000100001st career game
Jack Clark1979-08-011979L  5-4 @ HOU52420010000000043342661235414 hits
Billy North1979-08-041979L  4-3 @ LAN312000031310000955857181963073 stolen bases
Eddie Whitson1979-08-061979W  7-1 @ LAN3010001000001007450101st career RBI
Willie McCovey1979-08-071979W  3-2 vs SFN300000000100000250021605181529262500th career game
Mike Ivie1979-08-081979W  10-7 vs SFN33200220021000060753155306202 home runs
Greg Johnston1979-08-141979W  8-2 @ CHN3121002001100001220201st career hit, 1st career RBI
Mike Ivie1979-08-151979L  6-5 @ CHN42300240010000061353857312202 home runs
Greg Johnston1979-08-161979L  14-4 @ CHN3110011000000001441301st career home run
Dennis Littlejohn1979-08-211979W  6-1 @ PIT411001200010000301911001st career home run
Rob Andrews1979-09-061979L  12-3 @ CIN322002200000100481356389282 home runs
Max Venable1979-09-071979W  9-2 @ HOU5210001001200003780101st career RBI
Max Venable1979-09-151979W  5-3 vs SFN20000001110000044110211st career stolen base
Bob Kearney1979-09-251979L  11-2 vs SFN000000000000000100001st career game
Larry Herndon1979-09-261979L  8-4 vs SFN4140000010000004553351194364 hits


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