1979 Cleveland Indians season

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1979 Cleveland Indians
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Steve O'Neill
General manager(s) Phil Seghi
Manager(s) Jeff Torborg, Dave Garcia
Local television WJKW
Local radio WWWE
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Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL East W L GB Pct.
Baltimore Orioles 102 57 -- .642
Milwaukee Brewers 95 66 8 .590
Boston Red Sox 91 69 11.5 .569
New York Yankees 89 71 13.5 .556
Detroit Tigers 85 76 18 .528
Cleveland Indians 81 80 22 .503
Toronto Blue Jays 53 109 50.5 .327


Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1979 Cleveland Indians
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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
1B Thornton, AndreAndre Thornton 143 515 120 .233 26 93
RF Bonds, BobbyBobby Bonds 146 538 148 .275 25 85

Other batters[edit]

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

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Clyde, DavidDavid Clyde 9 45.2 3 4 5.91 17

Other pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Barker, LenLen Barker 29 137.1 6 6 4.92 93

Relief pitchers[edit]

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Cruz, VíctorVíctor Cruz 61 3 9 10 4.23 63
Andersen, LarryLarry Andersen 8 0 0 0 7.56 7

Awards and honors[edit]

All-Star Game

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Tacoma Tugs Pacific Coast League Gene Dusan
AA Chattanooga Lookouts Southern League Woody Smith
A Waterloo Indians Midwest League Cal Emery
Short-Season A Batavia Trojans New York-Penn League Tom Trebelhorn

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Larvell Blanks page at Baseball-Reference
  2. ^ Carmen Castillo page at Baseball-Reference
  3. ^ Joe Charboneau page at Baseball-Reference
  4. ^ Von Hayes page at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Mike Stanton page at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

References[edit]