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1979 California League

1979 > Class A > League History
Overall: 700 games, 10 teams, approx. 140 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1978 / 1980
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1978 / 1980

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1978 / 1980

League Standings

Regular Season

North Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Reno Silver Sox SDP 74 67 .525 --
Stockton Ports MIL 73 68 .518 1
Lodi Dodgers LAD 67 72 .482 6
Modesto A's OAK 66 74 .471 7.5
Santa Clara Padres 47 93 .336 26.5

South Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
San Jose Missions SEA 89 51 .636 --
Visalia Oaks MIN 86 54 .614 3
Salinas Angels CAL 69 71 .493 20
Fresno Giants SFG 66 73 .475 22.5
Bakersfield Outlaws 63 77 .450 26

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Visalia Oaks MIN 22.1 6.26 140 5514 4657 876 1278 197 47 115 760 156 53 713 842 .274 .371 .411 .782 1914 41 34 69 35
Reno Silver Sox SDP 22.3 5.77 141 5601 4728 814 1274 187 52 107 701 162 49 738 965 .269 .371 .399 .770 1886 43 57 35 22
San Jose Missions SEA 21.0 5.74 140 5296 4607 804 1323 205 40 100 695 276 122 544 782 .287 .364 .414 .778 1908 39 54 52 42
Lodi Dodgers LAD 21.1 5.70 139 5450 4641 792 1336 228 25 92 686 151 72 658 805 .288 .379 .407 .786 1890 48 57 46 23
Modesto A's OAK 21.5 5.64 140 5520 4705 790 1280 183 34 82 685 186 68 710 846 .272 .369 .378 .746 1777 30 39 36 20
Bakersfield Outlaws 22.9 5.63 140 5443 4659 788 1295 240 36 109 686 152 58 675 824 .278 .371 .415 .786 1934 36 41 32 21
Fresno Giants SFG 21.4 5.60 139 5446 4678 779 1220 219 39 118 680 111 40 628 857 .261 .351 .400 .751 1871 47 49 44 36
Santa Clara Padres 22.3 4.94 140 5355 4576 692 1197 183 27 63 615 122 72 682 897 .262 .358 .355 .713 1623 29 31 37 31
Salinas Angels CAL 21.0 4.65 140 5222 4567 651 1114 167 40 93 555 144 90 560 1043 .244 .328 .359 .687 1640 22 46 27 18
Stockton Ports MIL 20.9 4.64 141 5326 4631 654 1208 178 56 54 578 142 63 586 843 .261 .346 .358 .704 1660 36 34 39 23
League Totals 21.7 5.46 1400 54173 46449 7640 12525 1987 396 933 6641 1602 687 6494 8704 .270 .361 .390 .751 18103 371 442 417 271

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Stockton Ports MIL 21.4 4.21 73 68 .518 3.57 141 141 105 36 8 20 1216.0 1117 594 483 51 558 21 888 25 8 56 1.377 8.3 0.4 4.1 6.6 1.59
San Jose Missions SEA 21.7 4.40 89 51 .636 3.71 140 140 109 31 10 29 1211.0 1031 616 499 60 698 26 950 50 8 118 1.428 7.7 0.4 5.2 7.1 1.36
Visalia Oaks MIN 22.5 5.02 86 54 .614 4.20 140 140 111 29 6 32 1218.0 1280 703 568 79 542 20 834 23 8 90 1.496 9.5 0.6 4.0 6.2 1.54
Salinas Angels CAL 21.5 5.11 69 71 .493 4.31 140 140 120 20 5 25 1208.0 1265 715 578 100 595 86 818 36 4 75 1.540 9.4 0.7 4.4 6.1 1.37
Reno Silver Sox SDP 21.3 5.17 74 67 .525 4.42 141 141 107 34 4 24 1213.0 1248 729 596 90 636 18 1005 41 14 106 1.553 9.3 0.7 4.7 7.5 1.58
Fresno Giants SFG 22.1 5.49 66 73 .475 4.54 139 139 113 26 6 23 1198.0 1253 763 604 88 663 12 948 30 20 114 1.599 9.4 0.7 5.0 7.1 1.43
Lodi Dodgers LAD 22.0 5.60 67 72 .482 4.85 139 139 113 26 8 23 1185.0 1216 778 639 102 798 27 879 32 19 131 1.700 9.2 0.8 6.1 6.7 1.10
Modesto A's OAK 20.9 6.07 66 74 .471 5.20 140 140 102 38 2 23 1196.0 1419 850 691 125 533 32 783 38 14 56 1.632 10.7 0.9 4.0 5.9 1.47
Bakersfield Outlaws 23.5 6.45 63 77 .450 5.32 140 140 106 34 5 18 1189.0 1405 903 703 125 620 19 729 30 11 106 1.703 10.6 0.9 4.7 5.5 1.18
Santa Clara Padres 22.6 7.03 47 93 .336 5.74 140 140 120 20 1 11 1179.0 1291 984 752 105 851 10 870 60 14 156 1.817 9.9 0.8 6.5 6.6 1.02
League Totals 22.0 5.45 700 700 .500 4.58 1400 1400 1106 294 55 228 12013.0 12525 7635 6113 925 6494 271 8704 365 120 1008 1.583 9.4 0.7 4.9 6.5 1.34

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Reno Silver Sox SDP 141 3638 1553 191 126 .965 42 Eddie Watt
Stockton Ports MIL 141 3648 1482 187 118 .965 22 Lee Sigman
Salinas Angels CAL 140 3624 1490 192 132 .964 26 Chris Cannizzaro
San Jose Missions SEA 140 3634 1573 203 128 .962 30 Bob Didier
Lodi Dodgers LAD 139 3556 1537 210 130 .960 17 Stan Wasiak
Visalia Oaks MIN 140 3653 1668 221 113 .960 23 Tom Kelly
Fresno Giants SFG 139 3595 1613 247 118 .955 53 Jack Mull
Modesto A's OAK 140 3588 1444 243 109 .954 16 Gaylen Pitts
Bakersfield Outlaws 140 3568 1597 278 169 .949 24 Ronald Mihal
Santa Clara Padres 140 3538 1528 326 124 .940 44 Joseph Volpi
League Totals 1400 36042 15485 2298 1267 .957 297