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1979 ATLANTA BRAVES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Atlanta,GA
Team Record:  66-94   .412
Result:   6th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Bobby Cox
General Manager:   Bill Lucas
Stadium:  Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance:  769,465
Playoffs:  -

Atlanta Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Phil Niekro (40)
Youngest Player:  Glenn Hubbard (21)
Longest Tenure:  Phil Niekro (14)
Top Hitter:  Gary Matthews (9)
Top Pitcher:  Phil Niekro (3)
Top Draft Pick:  Brad Komminsk (#4)

Roster Continuity:  80.48%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati9071.559--
Houston8973.5491.5
LA Dodgers7983.48811.5
SF Giants7191.43819.5
San Diego6893.42222.0
Atlanta6694.41323.5

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerAgePC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDHP %C %1B %2B %3B %SS %LF %CF %RF %OF %POAE
Brian Asselstine2500000000010------------------1.000100
Bob Beall3100300000000----1.000--------------910
Bruce Benedict23076000000000--.984----------------344356
Tommy Boggs23300000000001.000------------------030
Barry Bonnell250000100001240--------1.000--------.98322184
Larry Bradford29210000000000.833------------------051
Tony Brizzolara22200000000000.957------------------7151
Jeff Burroughs280000000001100------------------.96317587
Darrel Chaney31010543900000------1.000.929.945--------45958
Adrian Devine27400000000000.765------------------1124
Jamie Easterly26400000000001.000------------------010
Pepe Frias300000013700000----------.954--------22943232
Gene Garber31680000000000.968------------------14161
Preston Hanna24600000000001.000------------------080
Bob Horner210045082000000----.984--.930----------47016722
Glenn Hubbard21000910000000------.968------------19326815
Frank LaCorte2760000000000.000------------------001
Mike Lum33005100000030----.998------------1.000420301
Mike Macha2500003000000--------.769----------283
Mickey Mahler26260000000000.944------------------4131
Rick Mahler25150000000000.800------------------131
Gary Matthews280000000001560------------------.974292128
Rick Matula252800000000001.000------------------15230
Bo McLaughlin25370000000000.800------------------221
Joey McLaughlin22370000000000.857------------------482
Larry McWilliams25130000000000.950------------------2171
Eddie Miller22000000000270------------------.9887911
Dale Murphy230277600000000--.966.980--------------8125720
Phil Niekro40440000000000.989------------------31561
Joe Nolan28074000000000--.983----------------328276
Rowland Office26000000000970------------------.98816442
Biff Pocoroba2507000000000--.933----------------3933
Jerry Royster260007780000000------.983.948----------26140522
Craig Skok314400000000001.000------------------0100
Eddie Solomon28310000000000.895------------------12224
Charlie Spikes28000000000150------------------.8421603
Jim Wessinger2300020000000------.833------------231
Larry Whisenton22000000000130------------------1.0002830


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