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1979 American Association

1979 > Class AAA > League History
Overall: 543 games, 8 teams, approx. 135 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

East Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Evansville TripletsDET7858.574--
Springfield RedbirdsSTL7363.5375
Iowa OaksCHW6967.5079
Indianapolis IndiansCIN6769.49311

West Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Oklahoma City 89ersPHI7263.533--
Omaha RoyalsKCR6571.4787.5
Denver BearsMON6273.45910
Wichita AerosCHC5779.41915.5
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Oklahoma City 89ersPHI24.75.43135517945377331303256451086829145516671.287.360.435.795197331425343
Evansville TripletsDET25.65.321365269447772412332183011667212258651731.275.370.415.785185947534151
Denver BearsMON25.95.271355142441371212682184011064911063589625.287.372.430.801189633565147
Springfield RedbirdsSTL24.15.06136513145246881287220369464113750476582.284.355.411.766186140454638
Iowa OaksCHW24.85.011365104448268112482014111362513068503670.278.352.417.769187029414933
Wichita AerosCHC24.14.56136506443986201149195231155689754564720.261.346.394.741173524443437
Omaha RoyalsKCR25.54.15136507343415651058197348852216364597614.244.338.366.704158735732733
Indianapolis IndiansCIN24.73.8813649544366527107018234964889241465784.245.320.368.688160828653040
League Totals24.94.8310864091635538525096161687283840484794244343615397.271.352.405.75714389267419331322

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Indianapolis IndiansCIN23.94.116769.4933.821361361112511301157.010545594916662729816267441.4538.20.54.96.31.30
Evansville TripletsDET23.94.547858.5743.971361361102611261171.0121961751692513456833712731.4799.40.73.95.21.33
Omaha RoyalsKCR25.24.576571.4784.09136136108287251165.0121962153011145727536336381.4399.40.93.54.11.17
Springfield RedbirdsSTL24.85.007363.5374.67136136108289341158.01203680601134501417414811411.4729.31.03.95.81.48
Wichita AerosCHC23.95.045779.4194.86136136113235251147.0121868661913161339583208441.5969.61.04.84.60.95
Oklahoma City 89ersPHI24.25.047263.5334.42135135107285201158.01200681569104547646713214361.5099.30.84.35.21.23
Iowa OaksCHW25.25.046967.5074.60136136111255321164.0122068659510256224680398631.5319.40.84.35.31.21
Denver BearsMON25.15.336273.4594.99135135103325191133.0128372062810054153687329311.61010.20.84.35.51.27
League Totals24.54.83543543.5004.4210861086871215582119253.096165250454984043613225397267753701.5119.40.84.25.21.24

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Wichita AerosCHC13634401550116150.9777Jack Hiatt
Omaha RoyalsKCR13634941447134126.9749Gordon MacKenzie
Indianapolis IndiansCIN13634721444140118.9729Roy Majtyka
Springfield RedbirdsSTL13634731347146125.97116Hal Lanier
Evansville TripletsDET13635141593156107.97011Jim Leyland
Iowa OaksCHW13634931480156141.9704Joe Sparks and Tony LaRussa
Denver BearsMON13533981507171128.9669Jack McKeon
Oklahoma City 89ersPHI13534751453184103.96417Lee Elia
League Totals108627759118211203998.97182