1979 Montreal Expos Roster

The 1979 Montreal Expos team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1979 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1979 Montreal Expos Opening Day starters list, a 1979 Montreal Expos salary list, a 1979 Montreal Expos uniform number breakdown and a 1979 Montreal Expos primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"We'll win more than we'll lose." - Dick Williams
1979 Montreal Expos


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Complete Roster

5-07
165
Right
Left
1954-10-04
6-02
203
Right
Right
1944-12-15
6-02
205
Left
Right
1940-04-12
6-03
200
Left
Left
1950-01-07
6-03
215
Right
Right
1959-02-20
6-04
230
Right
Right
1958-08-15
6-03
210
Left
Left
1946-12-28
6-03
207
Left
Left
1944-07-18
6-04
205
Right
Right
1950-02-02
6-01
205
Right
Right
1957-10-19
6-01
182
Right
Right
1949-10-26
6-05
200
Right
Right
1956-07-22
6-00
195
Left
Left
1954-12-01
6-02
190
Right
Right
1950-06-10
6-02
215
Right
Right
1954-04-08
6-00
195
Right
Right
1945-08-15
5-10
180
Right
Both
1951-11-07
6-01
210
Right
Left
1954-03-13
5-09
160
Right
Both
1956-08-24
5-11
175
Right
Right
1948-06-11
5-11
180
Left
Left
1946-04-20
6-02
217
Right
Right
1950-09-29
6-02
190
Right
Left
1950-08-14
6-03
215
Right
Right
1953-11-10
6-02
205
Right
Right
1942-05-14
6-00
160
Right
Both
1953-10-16
6-00
215
Left
Left
1947-01-15
6-01
182
Right
Right
1950-06-28
6-02
200
Right
Left
1944-04-01
6-00
192
Left
Left
1953-09-29
6-03
195
Right
Right
1954-07-10
6-04
207
Right
Right
1954-07-30
5-11
165
Right
Both
1952-08-23
5-08
195
Right
Both
1959-09-16


The 1979 Montreal Expos played 160 games during the regular season, won 95 games, lost 65 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Stade Olympique (Park Factors: 99/98) where 2,102,173 fans witnessed their 1979 Expos finish the season with a .594 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1979 Montreal Expos Opening Day starters list, a 1979 Montreal Expos salary list, a 1979 Montreal Expos uniform number breakdown and a 1979 Montreal Expos primary starters list:


1979 Montreal Expos
Salaries

Andre Dawson $350,000.00
Dave Cash $300,000.00
Steve Rogers $225,000.00
Gary Carter $220,000.00
Ross Grimsley $175,000.00
Tony Solaita $68,000.00
Scott Sanderson $22,300.00
Randy Bass $21,000.00
Tony Bernazard $21,000.00
Bill Gullickson $21,000.00
Bob James $21,000.00
Dave Palmer $21,000.00
Tim Raines $21,000.00
Dan Schatzeder $21,000.00

Did you know that a 1979 Montreal Expos Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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