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1979 Baltimore Orioles

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1979 Baltimore Orioles / Franchise: Baltimore Orioles / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 102-57, Finished 1st in AL Eastern Division (1979 AL)

  • Won AL Pennant

Managed by Earl Weaver

Coaches: Jim Frey, Elrod Hendricks, Ray Miller, Cal Ripken and Frank Robinson

Ballpark: Memorial Stadium

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

Awards and Honors[edit]

Further Reading[edit]

  • Charles Kupfer: Something Magic: The Baltimore Orioles, 1979–1983, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2018. ISBN 978-0-7864-9935-9
  • AP "East Title Is Clinched By Orioles", New York Times, September 23, 1979, Section S pg. 5

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