1979 World Series: Pittsburgh Pirates vs Baltimore Orioles

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1979 World Series: Pittsburgh Pirates vs Baltimore Orioles

Pittsburgh Pirates (98 - 64) vs Baltimore Orioles (102 - 57).
The Pittsburgh Pirates defeat Baltimore Orioles 4 games to 3.

1979 World Series Game by Game Breakdown


1979 World Series Game #1 Recap1979-10-10 at Memorial Stadium with 53735 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Baltimore Orioles5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0563
Pittsburgh Pirates0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 04113

Pitchers for game 1 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -Flanagan
PIT -Kison, Rooker (1), Romo (5), D. Robinson (6), Jackson (8)
Home Runs in game 1 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -DeCinces
PIT -Stargell


1979 World Series Game #2 Recap1979-10-11 at Memorial Stadium with 53739 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Baltimore Orioles0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0261
Pittsburgh Pirates0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 13112

Pitchers for game 2 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -Palmer, T. Martinez (8), Stanhouse (9)
PIT -Blyleven, D. Robinson (7), Tekulve (9)
Home Runs in game 2 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -Murray
PIT -


1979 World Series Game #3 Recap1979-10-12 at Three Rivers Stadium with 50848 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Pittsburgh Pirates1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0492
Baltimore Orioles0 0 2 5 0 0 1 0 08130

Pitchers for game 3 in the 1979 World Series
PIT -Candelaria, Romo (4), Jackson (7), Tekulve (8)
BAL -McGregor
Home Runs in game 3 in the 1979 World Series
PIT -
BAL -Ayala


1979 World Series Game #4 Recap1979-10-13 at Three Rivers Stadium with 50883 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Pittsburgh Pirates0 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 06171
Baltimore Orioles0 0 3 0 0 0 0 6 09120

Pitchers for game 4 in the 1979 World Series
PIT -Bibby, Jackson (7), D. Robinson (8), Tekulve (8)
BAL -D. Martinez, Stewart (2), Stone (5), Stoddard (7)
Home Runs in game 4 in the 1979 World Series
PIT -Stargell
BAL -


1979 World Series Game #5 Recap1979-10-14 at Three Rivers Stadium with 50920 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Pittsburgh Pirates0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 X7131
Baltimore Orioles0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0162

Pitchers for game 5 in the 1979 World Series
PIT -Rooker, Blyleven (6)
BAL -Flanagan, Stoddard (7), T. Martinez (7), Stanhouse (8)
Home Runs in game 5 in the 1979 World Series
PIT -
BAL -


1979 World Series Game #6 Recap1979-10-16 at Memorial Stadium with 53739 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Baltimore Orioles0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0071
Pittsburgh Pirates0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 04100

Pitchers for game 6 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -Palmer, Stoddard (9)
PIT -Candelaria, Tekulve (7)
Home Runs in game 6 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -
PIT -


1979 World Series Game #7 Recap1979-10-17 at Memorial Stadium with 53733 people in attendance.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9RunsHitsErrors
Baltimore Orioles0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0142
Pittsburgh Pirates0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 24100

Pitchers for game 7 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -McGregor, Stoddard (9), Flanagan (9), Stanhouse (9), T. Martinez (9), D. Martinez (9)
PIT -Bibby, D. Robinson (5), Jackson (5), Tekulve (8)
Home Runs in game 7 in the 1979 World Series
BAL -Dauer
PIT -Stargell