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1979 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Cleveland,OH
Team Record:  81-80   .503
Result:   6th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jeff Torborg, Dave Garcia
General Manager:   Phil Seghi
Stadium:  Cleveland Stadium
Attendance:  1,011,644
Playoffs:  -

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Rick Wise (33)
Youngest Player:  Victor Cruz (21)
Longest Tenure:  Duane Kuiper (6)
Top Hitter:  Toby Harrah (24)
Top Pitcher:  Sid Monge (25)
Top Draft Pick:  John Bohnet (#7)

Roster Continuity:  75.00%
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
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
35Gary AlexanderCMLB6-2200RightRight3/27/195326Los Angeles,California1972236SFN

30Dell AlstonOFMLB6-0180LeftRight9/22/195226Valhalla,New York1973UDFA NYA
42Larry AndersenPMLB6-3205RightRight5/6/195326Portland,Oregon19717151CLE
39Len BarkerPMLB6-5225RightRight7/7/195523Fort Knox,Kentucky1973349TEX
25Bobby BondsOFMLB6-1190RightRight3/15/194633Riverside,California1965UDFA SFN
31Wayne Cage1BMLB6-4205LeftLeft11/23/195127Monroe,Louisiana1971355CLE
32David ClydePMLB6-1185LeftLeft4/22/195524Kansas City,Kansas197311TEX
22Ted Cox3B-OFMLB6-3195RightRight1/24/195524Oklahoma City,Oklahoma1973117BOS
23Victor CruzPMLB5-9200RightRight12/24/195721Rancho Viejo,Dominican Republic1976UDFA SLN
0Paul DadeOF-3BMLB6-0195RightRight12/7/195127Seattle,Washington1970110CAL
16Bo DiazCMLB5-11190RightRight3/23/195326Cua,Venezuela1971UDFA BOS
17Wayne GarlandPMLB6-0195RightRight10/26/195028Nashville,Tennessee196911SLN
21Mike Hargrove1BMLB6-0195LeftLeft10/26/194929Perryton,Texas197225572TEX
11Toby Harrah3B-SSMLB6-0180RightRight10/26/194830Sissonville,West Virginia1967UDFA PHI
9Ron HasseyCMLB6-2200LeftRight2/27/195326Tucson,Arizona197618422CLE
44Don HoodPMLB6-2180LeftLeft10/16/194929Florence,South Carolina1969117BAL
44Cliff Johnson1B-CMLB6-4225RightRight7/22/194731San Antonio,Texas1966583HOU
18Duane Kuiper2BMLB6-0175LeftRight6/19/195029Racine,Wisconsin1972121CLE
28Rick ManningOFMLB6-1180LeftRight9/2/195424Niagara Falls,New York197212CLE
43Sid MongePMLB6-2195BothLeft4/11/195128Agua Prieta,Mexico197024562CAL
27Jim NorrisOFMLB5-10175LeftLeft12/20/194830Brooklyn,New York19715108CLE
48Mike PaxtonPMLB5-11190RightRight9/3/195325Memphis,Tennessee197523538BOS
13Ron PruittOF-CMLB6-0185RightRight10/21/195127Flint,Michigan1972228TEX
41Paul ReuschelPMLB6-4225RightRight1/12/194732Quincy,Illinois1968353CAL
12Dave Rosello2B-SSMLB5-11160RightRight6/26/195029Mayaguez,Puerto Rico1969UDFA CHN
20Horace SpeedOFMLB6-1180RightRight10/4/195127Los Angeles,California1969366SFN
37Dan SpillnerPMLB6-1190RightRight11/27/195127Casper,Wyoming1970225SDN
29Andre Thornton1BMLB6-2205RightRight8/13/194929Tuskegee,Alabama1967UDFA PHI
15,21Tom VeryzerSSMLB6-1185RightRight2/11/195326Port Jefferson,New York1971111DET
36Rick WaitsPMLB6-3195LeftLeft5/15/195227Atlanta,Georgia19705110WS2
56Sandy WihtolPMLB6-1195RightRight6/1/195524Palo Alto,California1974228CLE
33Eric WilkinsPMLB6-1190RightRight12/9/195622St. Louis,Missouri19776141CLE
40Rick WisePMLB6-2195RightRight9/13/194533Jackson,Michigan1963UDFA PHI
Team PersonnelPosition 
Joe CastiglioneBroadcaster 
Bruce DrennanBroadcaster 
Dave DuncanPitching Coach 
Dave GarciaAssistant Coach 
Chuck HartensteinBullpen Coach 
Joe NossekThird Base Coach 
Herb ScoreBroadcaster 
Phil SeghiGeneral Manager 
Joe TaitBroadcaster 
Jeff TorborgManager 


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