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1979 Texas League

1979 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 537 games, 8 teams, approx. 134 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

April 10, 1979 to September 1, 1979 · 136 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Arkansas Travelers STL 76 57 .571 --
Shreveport Captains SFG 73 62 .541 4
Jackson Mets NYM 70 65 .519 7
Tulsa Drillers TEX 58 75 .436 18

West Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Midland Cubs CHC 76 59 .563 --
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 69 62 .527 5
El Paso Diablos CAL 61 75 .449 15.5
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 54 82 .397 22.5

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
Midland Cubs CHC 22.7 6.33 135 5240 4518 854 1410 215 47 99 747 200 105 592 660 .312 .392 .446 .839 2016 34 50 46 18
El Paso Diablos CAL 22.7 5.87 136 5342 4679 798 1437 271 39 133 741 92 48 538 608 .307 .377 .467 .844 2185 26 35 64 25
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 22.7 4.81 131 4891 4199 630 1140 213 31 91 544 197 77 567 659 .271 .360 .402 .762 1688 28 73 24 18
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 22.8 4.54 136 5038 4454 618 1232 203 28 87 559 98 59 491 743 .277 .350 .393 .743 1752 26 37 30 17
Arkansas Travelers STL 22.7 4.43 133 4838 4289 589 1181 226 37 57 532 81 46 436 591 .275 .345 .385 .730 1652 37 38 38 21
Tulsa Drillers TEX 22.6 4.29 133 4750 4209 570 1148 183 36 63 504 130 60 436 634 .273 .345 .378 .724 1592 46 32 27 15
Shreveport Captains SFG 23.2 4.29 135 4876 4210 579 1134 168 25 89 529 60 41 524 678 .269 .354 .385 .738 1619 46 59 37 22
Jackson Mets NYM 21.9 3.67 135 4602 4085 495 1081 171 30 70 441 118 52 417 616 .265 .335 .373 .708 1522 35 30 35 28
League Totals 22.7 4.78 1074 39577 34643 5133 9763 1650 273 689 4597 976 488 4001 5189 .282 .358 .405 .763 14026 278 354 301 164

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
Arkansas Travelers STL 23.2 3.56 76 57 .571 3.26 133 133 105 28 10 26 1109.0 1107 474 402 58 416 20 622 47 5 54 1.373 9.0 0.5 3.4 5.0 1.50
Shreveport Captains SFG 23.6 3.66 73 62 .541 3.28 135 135 79 56 13 15 1107.0 1074 494 403 67 467 23 611 37 11 46 1.392 8.7 0.5 3.8 5.0 1.31
Jackson Mets NYM 23.0 3.67 70 65 .519 3.32 135 135 89 46 13 26 1067.0 1001 495 394 56 480 30 687 32 4 54 1.388 8.4 0.5 4.0 5.8 1.43
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 22.7 4.53 69 62 .527 3.99 131 131 88 43 8 16 1110.0 1112 594 492 83 560 26 657 28 7 51 1.506 9.0 0.7 4.5 5.3 1.17
Tulsa Drillers TEX 22.3 4.91 58 75 .436 4.47 133 133 92 41 6 20 1080.0 1232 653 536 77 466 22 661 38 12 59 1.572 10.3 0.6 3.9 5.5 1.42
Midland Cubs CHC 22.2 5.56 76 59 .563 4.95 135 135 96 39 6 24 1144.0 1363 750 629 123 553 18 586 23 7 71 1.675 10.7 1.0 4.4 4.6 1.06
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 23.6 5.96 54 82 .397 5.40 136 136 108 28 7 18 1124.0 1396 811 674 82 479 17 736 34 7 52 1.668 11.2 0.7 3.8 5.9 1.54
El Paso Diablos CAL 23.3 6.34 61 75 .449 5.80 136 136 107 29 0 16 1160.0 1478 862 747 143 580 8 629 39 8 48 1.774 11.5 1.1 4.5 4.9 1.08
League Totals 23.0 4.78 537 537 .500 4.32 1074 1074 764 310 63 161 8901.0 9763 5133 4277 689 4001 164 5189 278 61 435 1.546 9.9 0.7 4.0 5.2 1.30

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Arkansas Travelers STL 133 3326 1413 130 129 .973 8 Thomas Thompson
Shreveport Captains SFG 135 3322 1568 149 148 .970 20 Andy Gilbert
El Paso Diablos CAL 136 3481 1527 166 157 .968 27 Moose Stubing
Midland Cubs CHC 135 3433 1519 172 170 .966 13 Randy Hundley
Tulsa Drillers TEX 133 3239 1473 172 144 .965 9 Jimmie Schaffer
Jackson Mets NYM 135 3201 1314 162 96 .965 18 Bob Wellman
San Antonio Dodgers LAD 131 3330 1428 185 118 .963 22 Don LeJohn
Amarillo Gold Sox SDP 136 3374 1480 224 125 .956 29 Glenn Ezell
League Totals 1074 26706 11722 1360 1087 .966 146