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Wednesday, May 30,1979

Wednesday, May 30,1979

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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 30,1979 Cleveland Indians  6  Chicago White Sox  4  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Rick Waits Ross Baumgarten Victor Cruz 9,967 2:54
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Baltimore Orioles  1  Kansas City Royals  2  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Rich Gale Mike Flanagan Al Hrabosky 20,838 2:30
1979 reg season May 30,1979 New York Yankees  5  Milwaukee Brewers  2  box | pbp County Stadium Ron Davis Bob McClure -- 27,338 3:53
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Oakland Athletics  5  Minnesota Twins  4  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium John Henry Johnson Roger Erickson Bob Lacey 3,073 2:28
1979 reg season May 30,1979 California Angels  3  Seattle Mariners  2  box | pbp Kingdome Nolan Ryan Shane Rawley -- 5,206 2:31
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Boston Red Sox  2  Texas Rangers  3  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jim Kern Dick Drago -- 16,618 3:03
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Detroit Tigers  8  Toronto Blue Jays  2  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Milt Wilcox Phil Huffman -- 21,359 2:23
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Cincinnati Reds  3  Houston Astros  6  box | pbp Astrodome Joe Niekro Tom Seaver Joe Sambito 21,757 2:32
1979 reg season May 30,1979 San Francisco Giants  5  Los Angeles Dodgers  6  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Jerry Reuss Gary Lavelle Lerrin LaGrow 42,819 2:09
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Philadelphia Phillies  0  Montreal Expos  2  box | pbp Stade Olympique Bill Lee Nino Espinosa -- 21,761 1:53
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Chicago Cubs  2  Pittsburgh Pirates  9  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jim Rooker Lynn McGlothen -- 7,107 2:26
1979 reg season May 30,1979 Atlanta Braves  2  San Diego Padres  10  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Shirley Bo McLaughlin -- 12,335 2:23
1979 reg season May 30,1979 New York Mets  3  St. Louis Cardinals  7  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Silvio Martinez Craig Swan Darold Knowles 11,111 2:33
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 48 30 18 .625 0.0 244 184 60 L1 15-12 15-6 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 45 26 19 .578 2.5 219 181 38 L2 9-11 17-8 2 5 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 4.0 213 198 15 W1 12-14 14-8 3 7 12 -- dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 50 27 23 .540 4.0 234 196 38 L1 11-16 16-7 4 8 13 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 6.0 217 210 7 W5 9-12 12-9 5 9 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 47 21 26 .447 8.5 187 223 -36 W1 8-14 13-12 6 11 20 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 49 12 37 .245 18.5 185 277 -92 L4 6-15 6-22 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 49 30 19 .612 0.0 267 214 53 W5 16-12 14-7 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 47 28 19 .596 1.0 217 200 17 W4 13-9 15-10 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 45 26 19 .578 2.0 236 218 18 L1 16-7 10-12 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 49 28 21 .571 2.0 268 250 18 W1 13-12 15-9 4 6 8 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 48 24 24 .500 5.5 234 227 7 L1 13-12 11-12 5 10 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 49 17 32 .347 13.0 170 267 -97 W1 7-18 10-14 6 12 24 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 50 17 33 .340 13.5 217 263 -46 L4 6-15 11-18 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 43 28 15 .651 0.0 200 168 32 W2 12-12 16-3 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 47 27 20 .574 3.0 212 184 28 L3 14-10 13-10 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 44 24 20 .545 4.5 188 162 26 W1 10-12 13-9 3 4 10 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 44 22 22 .500 6.5 211 194 17 W4 11-12 11-10 4 7 14 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 44 20 24 .455 8.5 191 227 -36 L2 9-13 11-11 5 9 19 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 44 17 27 .386 11.5 170 205 -35 L1 7-16 9-12 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 51 28 23 .549 0.0 210 190 20 W2 12-14 16-9 1 3 9 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 48 26 22 .542 0.5 232 227 5 L2 13-12 13-10 2 5 11 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 50 25 25 .500 2.5 232 226 6 L5 11-12 14-13 3 6 15 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 51 25 26 .490 3.0 233 218 15 W2 8-15 17-11 4 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 52 23 29 .442 5.5 209 240 -31 W4 8-16 15-13 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 48 18 30 .375 8.5 211 258 -47 L3 8-16 10-14 6 12 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Al Cowens Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Steve Mingori Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)