1979 American League


The 1979 season was the American League's 79th, and 14 teams competed in the league that year. The Baltimore Orioles won the 1979 championship.

1979 American League Standings
1979 American League League Leaders

Baltimore Orioles (102-57) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Boston Red Sox (91-69) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
California Angels (88-74) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Chicago White Sox (73-87) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Cleveland Indians (81-80) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Detroit Tigers (85-76) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Kansas City Royals (85-77) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Milwaukee Brewers (95-66) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Minnesota Twins (82-80) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
New York Yankees (89-71) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Oakland Athletics (54-108) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Seattle Mariners (67-95) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Texas Rangers (83-79) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results
Toronto Blue Jays (53-109) - Roster | Statistics | Game Results


Marker indicates city location, not venue address.


1979 Award Winners


Mike Flanagan - Cy Young Award
Cecil Cooper - Gold Glove
Frank White - Gold Glove
Buddy Bell - Gold Glove
Jim Sundberg - Gold Glove
Dwight Evans - Gold Glove
Sixto Lezcano - Gold Glove
Fred Lynn - Gold Glove
Jim Palmer - Gold Glove
Rick Burleson - Gold Glove
Don Baylor - Most Valuable Player
Jim Kern - Rolaids Relief Man Award
John Castino - Rookie of the Year
Alfredo Griffin - Rookie of the Year
Cecil Cooper - TSN All-Star
Bobby Grich - TSN All-Star
George Brett - TSN All-Star
Darrell Porter - TSN All-Star
Don Baylor - TSN All-Star
Mike Flanagan - TSN All-Star
Fred Lynn - TSN All-Star
Jim Rice - TSN All-Star
Ken Singleton - TSN All-Star
Jim Kern - TSN All-Star
Roy Smalley - TSN All-Star
Jim Kern - TSN Fireman of the Year
Mike Marshall - TSN Fireman of the Year
Mike Flanagan - TSN Pitcher of the Year
Don Baylor - TSN Player of the Year

1979 All-Stars


Don Baylor
Bruce Bochte
George Brett
Rick Burleson
Rod Carew DNP
Mark Clear
Cecil Cooper
Brian Downing
Bobby Grich
Ron Guidry
Reggie Jackson
Tommy John DNP
Steve Kemp
Jim Kern
Dave Lemanczyk DNP
Chet Lemon
Fred Lynn
Sid Monge DNP
Graig Nettles
Jeff Newman DNP
Darrell Porter
Jim Rice
Nolan Ryan
Ken Singleton
Roy Smalley
Don Stanhouse DNP
Bob Stanley
Frank White
Carl Yastrzemski

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