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Tuesday, June 26,1979

Tuesday, June 26,1979

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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 Jun 26,1979 Cleveland Indians  3  Baltimore Orioles  4  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Flanagan Len Barker Don Stanhouse 18,171 3:03
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Boston Red Sox  4  Detroit Tigers  6  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jack Morris Bill Campbell -- 36,247 2:32
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Oakland Athletics  6  Kansas City Royals  7  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Al Hrabosky Jim Todd -- 24,550 3:46
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Milwaukee Brewers  7  Minnesota Twins  8  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Mike Marshall Jerry Augustine -- 21,711 2:51
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Chicago White Sox  2  Seattle Mariners  3  box | pbp Kingdome Byron McLaughlin Steve Trout Shane Rawley 7,740 2:18
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 California Angels  1  Texas Rangers  2  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jon Matlack Don Aase Jim Kern 28,695 2:16
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 New York Yankees  11  Toronto Blue Jays  2  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Luis Tiant Dave Lemanczyk -- 38,696 2:37
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Philadelphia Phillies  5  Chicago Cubs  3  box | pbp Wrigley Field Dick Ruthven Donnie Moore Tug McGraw 35,970 2:30
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Cincinnati Reds  5  Houston Astros  6  box | pbp Astrodome Bert Roberge Doug Bair Joe Sambito 37,114 2:32
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 San Diego Padres  5  Los Angeles Dodgers  1  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bob Shirley Don Sutton -- 35,001 2:41
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  New York Mets  1  box | pbp Shea Stadium Bert Blyleven Tom Hausman Grant Jackson 11,903 2:22
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Atlanta Braves  5  San Francisco Giants  6  box | pbp Candlestick Park Gary Lavelle Gene Garber -- 20,430 2:49
1979 reg season Jun 26,1979 Montreal Expos  5  St. Louis Cardinals  3  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Ross Grimsley John Denny Woodie Fryman 16,791 2:24
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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.
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 72 49 23 .681 0.0 357 279 78 W2 23-15 26-8 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 70 44 26 .629 4.0 387 286 101 L1 15-16 29-10 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 73 41 32 .562 8.5 358 320 38 L1 18-21 23-11 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 74 40 34 .541 10.0 330 301 29 W1 17-21 23-13 4 7 9 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 68 33 35 .485 14.0 343 336 7 W2 16-23 17-12 5 9 17 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 71 32 39 .451 16.5 305 339 -34 L9 14-22 18-17 6 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 76 24 52 .316 27.0 271 412 -141 L1 12-25 12-27 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 AL West California Angels franchise | log 75 42 33 .560 0.0 410 345 65 L5 21-17 21-16 1 4 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 73 40 33 .548 1.0 399 380 19 W4 20-19 20-14 2 5 8 -- dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 73 40 33 .548 1.0 322 307 15 W4 19-18 21-15 3 6 7 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 69 37 32 .536 2.0 346 325 21 W5 22-15 15-17 4 8 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 72 32 40 .444 8.5 338 346 -8 L5 17-16 15-24 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 75 32 43 .427 10.0 346 378 -32 W1 12-20 20-23 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 75 22 53 .293 20.0 261 419 -158 L4 7-27 15-26 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 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 67 42 25 .627 0.0 306 238 68 W2 16-19 26-6 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 68 36 32 .529 6.5 311 275 36 W1 18-16 18-16 2 3 11 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 67 35 32 .522 7.0 300 325 -25 L1 17-17 18-15 3 5 12 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 67 35 32 .522 7.0 313 295 18 L3 12-19 22-14 4 4 13 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 72 37 35 .514 7.5 315 304 11 W1 19-21 18-14 5 6 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 68 29 39 .426 13.5 258 291 -33 L1 12-23 16-17 6 11 23 -- 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 76 46 30 .605 0.0 284 268 16 W2 16-19 30-11 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 74 38 36 .514 7.0 332 327 5 L2 17-21 21-15 2 7 15 -- Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 73 36 37 .493 8.5 357 348 9 W1 17-19 19-18 3 8 16 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 75 33 42 .440 12.5 347 356 -9 L1 11-25 22-17 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 76 33 43 .434 13.0 291 331 -40 W1 12-26 21-17 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 73 28 45 .384 16.5 322 378 -56 L1 11-25 17-20 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)