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1979 Midwest League

1979 > Class A > 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

136 games

North Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Waterloo Indians CLE 81 54 0 .600 --
Wausau Timbers 69 61 1 .531 9.5
Appleton Foxes CHW 63 72 1 .467 18
Wisconsin Rapids Twins MIN 60 72 1 .455 19.5

South Division

Tm Aff W L Ties W-L% GB
Quad Cities Cubs CHC 77 56 1 .579 --
Clinton Dodgers LAD 74 59 0 .556 3
Cedar Rapids Giants SFG 58 78 0 .426 20.5
Burlington Bees MIL 53 83 0 .390 25.5

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
Wausau Timbers 21.0 5.39 131 4958 4199 706 1091 192 24 108 610 96 34 642 749 .260 .360 .394 .755 1655 42 33 42 22
Waterloo Indians CLE 21.8 5.24 135 5103 4357 707 1157 207 20 125 625 147 69 623 820 .266 .359 .408 .767 1779 32 54 37 22
Appleton Foxes CHW 21.2 5.01 136 5210 4429 682 1135 199 38 83 585 116 42 659 934 .256 .354 .375 .728 1659 36 37 49 17
Quad Cities Cubs CHC 21.3 4.96 134 5020 4183 665 1071 164 39 40 553 230 79 695 752 .256 .363 .343 .706 1433 36 61 45 15
Clinton Dodgers LAD 20.0 4.57 133 4785 4150 608 1098 174 27 35 494 232 98 496 557 .265 .346 .345 .691 1431 49 38 52 18
Cedar Rapids Giants SFG 20.7 4.55 136 4985 4294 619 1076 169 27 63 528 250 102 586 812 .251 .344 .347 .691 1488 46 26 33 16
Burlington Bees MIL 20.9 4.51 136 5137 4420 613 1040 171 30 56 510 194 79 623 885 .235 .332 .326 .658 1439 38 21 35 18
Wisconsin Rapids Twins MIN 21.4 4.48 133 4820 4161 596 1047 170 15 82 521 86 28 534 750 .252 .341 .359 .699 1493 45 47 33 6
League Totals 21.0 4.84 1074 40018 34193 5196 8715 1446 220 592 4426 1351 531 4858 6259 .255 .350 .362 .712 12377 324 317 326 134

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
Waterloo Indians CLE 22.0 4.23 81 54 .600 3.31 135 135 92 43 11 26 1150.0 999 571 423 78 636 20 826 28 9 64 1.422 7.8 0.6 5.0 6.5 1.30
Quad Cities Cubs CHC 21.3 4.25 77 56 .579 3.64 134 134 105 29 12 24 1123.0 983 570 454 45 617 24 841 39 9 87 1.425 7.9 0.4 4.9 6.7 1.36
Clinton Dodgers LAD 20.8 4.26 74 59 .556 3.55 133 133 98 35 12 23 1090.0 944 566 430 49 533 11 775 49 17 89 1.355 7.8 0.4 4.4 6.4 1.45
Wisconsin Rapids Twins MIN 21.0 4.85 60 72 .455 3.94 133 133 86 47 8 9 1082.0 1091 645 474 116 508 11 723 33 7 51 1.478 9.1 1.0 4.2 6.0 1.42
Wausau Timbers 21.0 4.92 69 61 .531 4.27 131 131 90 41 6 18 1082.0 1085 644 513 79 615 20 813 34 8 62 1.571 9.0 0.7 5.1 6.8 1.32
Appleton Foxes CHW 21.3 5.13 63 72 .467 4.47 136 136 120 16 4 25 1143.0 1218 698 568 58 707 27 804 43 15 77 1.684 9.6 0.5 5.6 6.3 1.14
Cedar Rapids Giants SFG 20.7 5.42 58 78 .426 4.65 136 136 92 44 5 16 1125.0 1137 737 581 85 654 12 775 61 9 101 1.592 9.1 0.7 5.2 6.2 1.19
Burlington Bees MIL 20.8 5.63 53 83 .390 4.59 136 136 79 57 3 8 1164.0 1258 765 593 82 588 9 702 37 10 104 1.586 9.7 0.6 4.5 5.4 1.19
League Totals 21.1 4.84 535 535 .500 4.05 1074 1074 762 312 61 149 8959.0 8715 5196 4036 592 4858 134 6259 324 84 635 1.515 8.8 0.6 4.9 6.3 1.29

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Quad Cities Cubs CHC 134 3370 1478 196 114 .961 25 Jim Napier
Clinton Dodgers LAD 133 3270 1362 205 101 .958 30 Dick McLaughlin
Wausau Timbers 131 3246 1411 202 126 .958 20 Tom Robson
Cedar Rapids Giants SFG 136 3375 1452 218 126 .957 29 Wayne Cato
Appleton Foxes CHW 136 3429 1444 219 118 .957 10 Jim Breazeale
Waterloo Indians CLE 135 3450 1426 235 119 .954 35 Cal Emery
Wisconsin Rapids Twins MIN 133 3246 1384 240 97 .951 22 Rick Stelmaszek
Burlington Bees MIL 136 3491 1529 290 117 .945 33 Duane Espy
League Totals 1074 26877 11486 1805 918 .955 204