1979 San Francisco Giants season

1979 San Francisco Giants season

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

NL West W L GB Pct.
Cincinnati Reds 90 71 -- .559
Houston Astros 89 73 1.5 .549
Los Angeles Dodgers 79 83 11.5 .488
San Francisco Giants 71 91 19.5 .438
San Diego Padres 68 93 22 .422
Atlanta Braves 66 94 23.5 .413

Opening Day starters

Notable transactions

Roster

1979 San Francisco Giants
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
3B Evans, DarrellDarrell Evans 160 562 142 .253 17 70
RF Clark, JackJack Clark 143 527 144 .273 26 86

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Hill, MarcMarc Hill 63 169 35 .207 3 15
Andrews, RobRob Andrews 75 154 40 .260 2 13
Sadek, MikeMike Sadek 63 126 30 .238 1 11
Venable, MaxMax Venable 55 85 14 .165 0 3
Tamargo, JohnJohn Tamargo 30 60 12 .200 2 6

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Blue, VidaVida Blue 34 237 14 14 5.01 138
Curtis, JohnJohn Curtis 27 120.2 10 9 4.18 85

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Borbón, PedroPedro Borbón 30 4 3 3 4.89 26
Coleman, JoeJoe Coleman 5 0 0 0 0.00 0

Awards and honors

All-Stars

All-Star Game

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Phoenix Giants Pacific Coast League Rocky Bridges
AA Shreveport Captains Texas League Andy Gilbert
A Fresno Giants California League Jack Mull
A Cedar Rapids Giants Midwest League Wayne Cato
Rookie Great Falls Giants Pioneer League Ernie Rodriguez

References

External links

  • 1979 San Francisco Giants team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1979 San Francisco Giants team page at