Mobile Site You Are Here > > > Leagues


learn about the SABR Analytics Convention

1979 Southern League

1979 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 717 games, 10 teams, approx. 143 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

East Division

West Division

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Memphis ChicksMON22.54.941455475472671612352045811764611447645833.261.351.403.754190629383734
Columbus AstrosHOU22.84.91143519546257021280223351386487340433554.277.340.430.770198736564538
Chattanooga LookoutsCLE23.24.851445254456469812342032112062513049574725.270.352.403.755183923553832
Charlotte O'sBAL22.54.451435192458763711672072610357615862509808.254.330.378.708173526343624
Knoxville SoxCHW22.24.40141502143916201205191337754413364503749.274.351.386.737169339434521
Jacksonville SunsKCR24.04.38143526544996261210191217556919255633642.269.359.371.730166824674231
Nashville SoundsCIN22.94.30145531145886241207188607255614143561655.263.345.377.722173135834448
Savannah BravesATL22.34.12145531346155971154176309153211346592823.250.337.360.698166333373629
Orlando TwinsMIN22.34.1114150974421580110819335885256929541695.251.334.370.704163532643918
Montgomery RebelsDET23.04.03144529445545811165191207850412655593586.256.345.358.703163046643731
League Totals22.84.451434524174557063811196519673399595725124949055847070.263.345.384.72817487323541399306

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Columbus AstrosHOU23.03.838459.5873.534.16143143826115151183.0110454746479577225763113721.4218.40.64.44.41.00
Nashville SoundsCIN22.33.888361.5763.384.14145145129168411225.011905634609242947795154491.3228.70.73.25.81.85
Jacksonville SunsKCR21.44.266972.4893.834.631431431063712231184.010996095048360035711358661.4358.40.64.65.41.19
Memphis ChicksMON22.64.268262.5693.914.491451451004510291237.012526175378851535749343671.4289.10.63.75.41.45
Charlotte O'sBAL23.44.357369.5143.984.65143143105388331205.01221622533102588297122814581.5019.10.84.45.31.21
Montgomery RebelsDET22.14.606281.4344.314.98144144113316201198.0120366357488641568033510711.5399.00.74.86.01.25
Knoxville SoxCHW22.04.766576.4614.515.34141141109326311131.0116667156794548177484216501.5159.30.74.46.01.37
Savannah BravesATL21.84.836083.4204.125.24145145114318201204.0118670155110164833710478511.5238.90.84.85.31.10
Orlando TwinsMIN22.74.856081.4264.525.3014114180617201162.012906845848846576552711451.51010.00.73.65.11.41
Chattanooga LookoutsCLE22.54.897569.5214.595.34144144104409251187.0125470460514456425600299551.5329.51.14.34.51.06
League Totals22.44.45713713.5004.064.821434143410423928925711916.0119656381537995955753067059323965841.4729.00.74.25.31.27

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Columbus AstrosHOU14335491611137145.97426Jim Johnson
Chattanooga LookoutsCLE14435601519153150.97122Woody Smith
Charlotte O'sBAL14336161643155161.97115Jimmy Williams
Memphis ChicksMON14537111558161129.97014Billy Gardner
Jacksonville SunsKCR14335511386156116.96924Joe Jones
Nashville SoundsCIN1453675152018190.9669George Scherger
Orlando TwinsMIN14134871664194164.96412Roy McMillan
Montgomery RebelsDET14435951523189124.96426Denny Sommers
Knoxville SoxCHW14133931383177139.96413Joe Jones
Savannah BravesATL14536131582217126.96020Eddie Haas
League Totals1434357501538917201344.967181

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by Baseballprojection.com and Minorleaguesplits.com.