1979 MLB Leaders
1979 American League Standings
EASTWLPCTGBHOMEROADRSRADIFF
*-Baltimore 10257.642------757582+175
Milwaukee 9566.5908----807722+85
Boston 9169.56911.5----841711+130
New York 8971.55613.5----734672+62
Detroit 8576.52818----770738+32
Cleveland 8180.50322----760805-45
Toronto 53109.32750.5----613862-249
WESTWLPCTGBHOMEROADRSRADIFF
x-California 8874.543------866768+98
Kansas City 8577.5253----851816+35
Texas 8379.5125----750698+52
Minnesota 8280.5066----764725+39
Chicago 7387.45614----730748-18
Seattle 6795.41421----711820-109
Oakland 54108.33334----573860-287
1979 National League Standings
EASTWLPCTGBHOMEROADRSRADIFF
*-Pittsburgh 9864.601------775643+132
Montreal 9565.5942----701581+120
St. Louis 8676.52812----731693+38
Philadelphia 8478.51514----683718-35
Chicago 8082.49418----706707-1
New York 6399.38735----593706-113
WESTWLPCTGBHOMEROADRSRADIFF
x-Cincinnati 9071.559------731644+87
Houston 8973.5491.5----583582+1
Los Angeles 7983.48811.5----739717+22
San Francisco 7191.43819.5----672751-79
San Diego 6893.42222----603681-78
Atlanta 6694.41323.5----669763-94
1979 All-Star Results
DATESCOREVENUELOCATIONATTWPLPMVP
July 17, 1979NL 7, AL 6KingdomeSeattle, WA58,905Bruce SutterJim KernDave Parker
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1979 Postseason Results
ROUNDOUTCOMERESULT
World SeriesPittsburgh Pirates defeated Baltimore Orioles 4-3
League Championship SeriesBaltimore Orioles defeated California Angels 3-1
League Championship SeriesPittsburgh Pirates defeated Cincinnati Reds 3-0
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1979 Award Winners
PLAYERTEAMAWARD
Don BaylorCALAL MVP
Keith HernandezSTLNL MVP
Willie StargellPITNL MVP
Mike FlanaganBALAL Cy Young
Bruce SutterCHCNL Cy Young
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1979 Draft Picks
PLAYERPOSTEAM
1Al ChambersOFSeattle Mariners
2Tim LearyRHPNew York Mets
3Jay SchroederCToronto Blue Jays
4Brad KomminskOFAtlanta Braves
5*Juan BustabadSSOakland Athletics
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1979 No-Hitters
DATEPITCHERTEAMOPPONENTSCORELEAGUENOTES
4/7/1979Ken ForschHOUATL6-0NL
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