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1979 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  91-69   .569
Result:   3rd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Don Zimmer
General Manager:   Haywood Sullivan
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,353,114
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Carl Yastrzemski (39)
Youngest Player:  Joel Finch (22)
Longest Tenure:  Carl Yastrzemski (19)
Top Hitter:  Jim Rice (3)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Eckersley (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Marc Sullivan (#52)

Roster Continuity:  85.14%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore10257.642--
Milwaukee9566.5908.0
Boston9169.56911.5
NY Yankees8971.55613.5
Detroit8576.52818.0
Cleveland8180.50322.0
Toronto53109.32750.5

TEAM INFORMATION
PhaseRndOvlPlayerPosCurrent Status
Jan-Reg125Kevin KaneP Retired
Jan-Reg251Michael DolinarSB Inactive
Jan-Reg377Harley WoodyP Retired
Jan-Reg4103Michael BurtonP Retired
Jan-Reg5127Kenneth Cox1B Inactive
Jan-Reg6150Lee PruittOF-C Retired
Jan-Reg7171Scott GeringP-OF Retired
Jan-Reg8187Timothy WadsworthC-1B Retired
June-Reg252Marc SullivanC Retired
June-Reg378John AckleyOF Retired
June-Reg4104Gib SeibertP Retired
June-Reg5130Jim WatkinsOF Retired
June-Reg6156Rick ThompsonSS Retired
June-Reg7182Tom McCarthyP Retired
June-Reg8208Steven TrueP Retired
June-Reg9234Chuck Sandberg1B Retired
June-Reg10260Jerry MiklosiSS Retired
June-Reg11286Tom DunbarOF Deceased
June-Reg12312Ronnie PerrySS Retired
June-Reg13338Glen Kuinp Inactive
June-Reg14364Mickey Meisterp Retired
June-Reg15390Reggie WhittemoreOF Retired
June-Reg16416Mark Sewaldp Inactive
June-Reg17442John Leonardp Retired
June-Reg18468Eddie LeeOF Retired
June-Reg19494Bob Birrellp Retired
June-Reg20520Jay FredlundOF Retired
June-Reg21545Dave HoltOF Retired
June-Reg22570Glenn Eddins3B Retired
June-Sec11Marty Barrett2B Retired
June-Sec225Jim TellerOF Retired


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