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Sunday, May 27,1979

Sunday, May 27,1979

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1979 reg season May 27,1979 California Angels  4  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dave Frost Francisco Barrios -- 0 2:30
1979 reg season May 27,1979 California Angels  9  Chicago White Sox  1  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Don Aase Rich Hinton -- 25,025 2:20
1979 reg season May 27,1979 New York Yankees  0  Cleveland Indians  5  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Rick Wise Ron Guidry -- 0 2:18
1979 reg season May 27,1979 New York Yankees  5  Cleveland Indians  4  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Ray Burris Sid Monge -- 40,648 2:54
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Baltimore Orioles  1  Detroit Tigers  5  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jack Billingham Scott McGregor -- 0 2:17
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Baltimore Orioles  3  Detroit Tigers  10  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Dave Rozema Steve Stone -- 27,425 2:35
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Oakland Athletics  2  Milwaukee Brewers  1  box | pbp County Stadium Steve McCatty Lary Sorensen Dave Heaverlo 22,928 2:08
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Kansas City Royals  2  Minnesota Twins  1  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Steve Busby Jerry Koosman -- 35,148 2:06
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Seattle Mariners  3  Texas Rangers  7  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Steve Comer Paul Mitchell Jim Kern 17,320 2:18
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Boston Red Sox  1  Toronto Blue Jays  0  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Chuck Rainey Jesse Jefferson -- 33,556 2:02
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Cincinnati Reds  7  Los Angeles Dodgers  8  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Lerrin LaGrow Pedro Borbon Bob Welch 44,150 2:45
1979 reg season May 27,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Montreal Expos  8  box | pbp Stade Olympique Scott Sanderson John Denny -- 0 2:18
1979 reg season May 27,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  11  Montreal Expos  3  box | pbp Stade Olympique Bob Forsch Ross Grimsley -- 52,539 2:50
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  New York Mets  1  box | pbp Shea Stadium Grant Jackson Dale Murray -- 25,545 2:26
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Chicago Cubs  4  Philadelphia Phillies  6  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Steve Carlton Bill Caudill -- 47,087 2:37
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Houston Astros  4  San Diego Padres  2  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium J.R. Richard Eric Rasmussen -- 17,199 2:21
1979 reg season May 27,1979 Atlanta Braves  10  San Francisco Giants  8  box | pbp Candlestick Park Craig Skok Randy Moffitt Gene Garber 18,936 3:07
17 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 45 29 16 .644 0.0 231 176 55 L2 14-10 15-6 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 43 26 17 .605 2.0 215 173 42 W1 9-9 17-8 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 47 26 21 .553 4.0 224 186 38 L1 11-16 15-5 3 7 10 -- dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 45 24 21 .533 5.0 203 188 15 W1 10-13 14-8 4 8 13 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 39 18 21 .462 8.0 194 198 -4 W2 6-12 12-9 5 10 19 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 44 20 24 .455 8.5 178 209 -31 L1 7-12 13-12 6 11 20 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 46 12 34 .261 17.5 173 254 -81 L1 6-15 6-19 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL West California Angels franchise | log 47 28 19 .596 0.0 258 208 50 W3 14-12 14-7 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 43 25 18 .581 1.0 222 206 16 L5 16-7 9-11 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 45 26 19 .578 1.0 209 196 13 W2 13-9 13-10 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 46 26 20 .565 1.5 260 237 23 W4 13-12 13-8 4 6 8 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 45 22 23 .489 5.0 220 218 2 L3 13-12 9-11 5 9 15 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 48 17 31 .354 11.5 211 254 -43 L2 6-15 11-16 6 12 24 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 47 16 31 .340 12.0 158 253 -95 W1 6-17 10-14 7 13 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 41 26 15 .634 0.0 189 168 21 L1 12-12 14-3 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 44 27 17 .614 0.5 211 169 42 W1 14-8 13-9 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 42 23 19 .548 3.5 179 153 26 W1 10-12 12-8 3 4 11 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 41 19 22 .463 7.0 185 209 -24 L1 8-11 11-11 4 8 17 -- dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 41 19 22 .463 7.0 188 191 -3 W1 10-12 9-10 5 9 18 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 41 16 25 .390 10.0 160 190 -30 L1 6-15 9-11 6 11 22 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 45 25 20 .556 0.0 225 217 8 L1 12-10 13-10 1 3 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 0.5 198 181 17 W2 12-13 14-9 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 47 25 22 .532 1.0 221 210 11 L2 11-10 14-12 3 6 14 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 48 23 25 .479 3.5 219 205 14 W1 8-15 15-10 4 7 16 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 48 19 29 .396 7.5 185 229 -44 L2 8-16 11-13 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 44 17 27 .386 7.5 200 238 -38 W2 7-13 10-14 6 12 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Milt May Chicago White Sox Hist Sold by Detroit Tigers to Chicago White Sox
1 record(s)