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Atlanta Braves

1979 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Boggs, Tommy Right   Right   6'2"  195  10/25/1955
-- Bradford, Larry Right   Left   6'1"  200  12/21/1949
-- Brizzolara, Tony Right   Right   6'5"  215  01/14/1957
-- Devine, Adrian Right   Right   6'4"  185  12/02/1951
-- Easterly, Jamie Left   Left   5'9"  180  02/17/1953
-- Garber, Gene Right   Right   5'10"  175  11/13/1947
-- Hanna, Preston Right   Right   6'1"  195  09/10/1954
-- LaCorte, Frank Right   Right   6'1"  180  10/13/1951
-- Mahler, Rick Right   Right   6'1"  202  08/05/1953
-- Mahler, Mickey Both   Left   6'3"  189  07/30/1952
-- Matula, Rick Right   Right   6'0"  190  11/22/1953
-- McLaughlin, Bo Right   Right   6'5"  210  10/23/1953
-- McLaughlin, Joey Right   Right   6'2"  205  07/11/1956
-- McWilliams, Larry Left   Left   6'5"  181  02/10/1954
-- Niekro, Phil Right   Right   6'1"  180  04/01/1939
-- Skok, Craig Right   Left   6'0"  190  09/01/1947
-- Solomon, Eddie Right   Right   6'2"  185  02/09/1951
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Benedict, Bruce Right   Right   6'2"  195  08/18/1955
-- Nolan, Joe Left   Right   5'11"  175  05/12/1951
-- Pocoroba, Biff Both   Right   5'10"  175  07/25/1953
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Beall, Bob Both   Left   5'11"  180  04/24/1948
-- Lum, Mike Left   Left   6'0"  180  10/27/1945
3 Murphy, Dale Right   Right   6'4"  221  03/12/1956
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Hubbard, Glenn Right   Right   5'7"  169  09/25/1957
-- Wessinger, Jim Right   Right   5'10"  165  09/25/1955
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Horner, Bob Right   Right   6'1"  215  08/06/1957
-- Macha, Mike Right   Right   5'11"  180  02/17/1954
-- Royster, Jerry Right   Right   6'0"  165  10/18/1952
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Chaney, Darrel Both   Right   6'2"  188  03/09/1948
-- Frias, Pepe Right   Right   5'10"  159  07/14/1948
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Asselstine, Brian Left   Right   6'1"  175  09/23/1953
-- Bonnell, Barry Right   Right   6'3"  190  10/27/1953
-- Burroughs, Jeff Right   Right   6'1"  200  03/07/1951
-- Matthews, Gary Right   Right   6'2"  185  07/05/1950
-- Miller, Eddie Both   Right   5'9"  175  06/29/1957
-- Office, Rowland Left   Left   6'0"  170  10/25/1952
-- Spikes, Charlie Right   Right   6'3"  215  01/23/1951
-- Whisenton, Larry Left   Left   6'1"  190  07/03/1956
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