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Saturday, July 7,1979

Saturday, July 7,1979

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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 Jul 7,1979 Baltimore Orioles  1  California Angels  10  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dave Frost Dennis Martinez -- 37,382 3:09
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Minnesota Twins  3  Cleveland Indians  9  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Paxton Darrell Jackson -- 10,589 2:35
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Chicago White Sox  3  Kansas City Royals  4  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Steve Busby Guy Hoffman -- 31,760 2:37
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Detroit Tigers  6  Milwaukee Brewers  3  box | pbp County Stadium Pat Underwood Paul Mitchell Aurelio Lopez 33,265 2:55
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 New York Yankees  8  Oakland Athletics  3  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Don Hood Mike Morgan Ken Clay 10,413 2:40
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Boston Red Sox  10  Seattle Mariners  8  box | pbp Kingdome Tom Burgmeier Mike Parrott Allen Ripley 20,158 3:02
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Toronto Blue Jays  0  Texas Rangers  2  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Doc Medich Dave Lemanczyk Jim Kern 23,935 1:54
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  2  Atlanta Braves  10  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tony Brizzolara Silvio Martinez -- 16,468 2:05
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Houston Astros  0  Chicago Cubs  6  box | pbp Wrigley Field Ken Holtzman Rick Williams -- 0 2:10
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Houston Astros  3  Chicago Cubs  8  box | pbp Wrigley Field Dennis Lamp Randy Niemann -- 36,135 2:32
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Pittsburgh Pirates  2  Cincinnati Reds  6  box | pbp Cinergy Field Paul Moskau Don Robinson -- 36,300 2:55
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 Los Angeles Dodgers  1  Montreal Expos  2  box | pbp Stade Olympique Steve Rogers Burt Hooton -- 46,502 2:10
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 San Diego Padres  11  New York Mets  3  box | pbp Shea Stadium John D'Acquisto Dock Ellis Eric Rasmussen 14,048 2:53
1979 reg season Jul 7,1979 San Francisco Giants  8  Philadelphia Phillies  6  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Pedro Borbon Ron Reed -- 42,047 2:41
14 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 83 54 29 .651 0.0 394 326 68 L5 23-20 31-9 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 81 51 30 .630 2.0 440 331 109 W1 19-20 32-10 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 84 47 37 .560 7.5 417 364 53 L3 22-22 25-15 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 85 47 38 .553 8.0 373 336 37 W3 21-21 26-17 4 6 8 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 80 40 40 .500 12.5 402 391 11 W4 19-23 21-17 5 9 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 82 38 44 .463 15.5 362 401 -39 W2 17-25 21-19 6 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 86 27 59 .314 28.5 305 452 -147 L1 15-31 12-28 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 86 50 36 .581 0.0 489 391 98 W2 24-19 26-17 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 83 48 35 .578 0.5 379 342 37 W1 19-18 29-17 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 81 43 38 .531 4.5 418 380 38 L3 22-17 21-21 3 7 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 83 43 40 .518 5.5 441 445 -4 W1 20-22 23-18 4 8 12 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 82 36 46 .439 12.0 381 394 -13 L1 21-22 15-24 5 11 20 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 87 37 50 .425 13.5 389 444 -55 L1 15-25 22-25 6 12 21 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 87 24 63 .276 26.5 307 500 -193 L3 9-34 15-29 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 76 47 29 .618 0.0 334 264 70 W2 19-23 28-6 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 78 42 36 .538 6.0 355 361 -6 W2 17-17 25-19 2 3 9 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 80 42 38 .525 7.0 378 352 26 L1 14-20 27-19 3 4 11 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 78 40 38 .513 8.0 349 319 30 L3 21-19 19-19 4 6 14 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 84 43 41 .512 8.0 367 364 3 L1 21-25 22-16 5 7 15 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 79 33 46 .418 15.5 303 353 -50 L2 16-28 16-19 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 87 53 34 .609 0.0 321 306 15 L2 23-23 30-11 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 85 44 41 .518 8.0 370 357 13 W3 20-24 24-17 2 5 13 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 84 41 43 .488 10.5 404 396 8 W1 18-23 23-20 3 8 17 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 87 39 48 .448 14.0 332 369 -37 W4 14-26 25-22 4 9 19 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 85 36 49 .424 16.0 383 423 -40 W1 15-27 21-22 5 10 22 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 85 34 51 .400 18.0 369 401 -32 L4 12-29 22-22 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Pablo Torrealba -- Hist Released by White Sox
Preston Hanna Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)