The following are the baseball events of the year 1979 throughout the world.

Years in baseball

1979 in sports

Champions

Major League Baseball

  League Championship Series
NBC
World Series
ABC
                 
East Baltimore Orioles 3  
West California Angels 1  
    AL Baltimore Orioles 3
  NL Pittsburgh Pirates 4
East Pittsburgh Pirates 3
West Cincinnati Reds 0  

Other champions

Winter Leagues

Awards and honors

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Fred Lynn BOS .333 Keith Hernandez STL .344
HR Gorman Thomas MIL 45 Dave Kingman CHC 48
RBI Don Baylor CAL 139 Dave Winfield SDP 118
Wins Mike Flanagan BAL 23 Joe Niekro HOU
Phil Niekro ATL
21
ERA Ron Guidry NYY 2.78 J. R. Richard HOU 2.71

Major league baseball final standings

Events

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Movies

Births

January

February

March

All Star Kevin Youkilis
All Star Kevin Youkilis

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Deaths

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December