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Tuesday, September 4,1979

Tuesday, September 4,1979

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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 Sep 4,1979 Chicago White Sox  10  California Angels  7  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike Proly Jim Barr Ed Farmer 26,036 3:25
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 Detroit Tigers  3  Cleveland Indians  5  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Len Barker Dan Petry Sid Monge 4,824 2:08
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 Kansas City Royals  1  Minnesota Twins  5  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Jerry Koosman Larry Gura -- 10,610 1:50
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 Boston Red Sox  2  New York Yankees  3  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Luis Tiant Mike Torrez Rich Gossage 37,259 2:05
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 Texas Rangers  5  Seattle Mariners  2  box | pbp Kingdome Steve Comer Mike Parrott -- 5,759 2:24
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 Cincinnati Reds  6  Atlanta Braves  7  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Joey McLaughlin Doug Bair Larry Bradford 2,506 2:52
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  6  Chicago Cubs  4  box | pbp Wrigley Field Pete Vuckovich Guillermo Hernandez -- 12,245 2:26
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 Los Angeles Dodgers  4  Houston Astros  9  box | pbp Astrodome Rick Williams Joe Beckwith Joaquin Andujar 14,404 3:01
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 New York Mets  1  Montreal Expos  5  box | pbp Stade Olympique Rudy May Dock Ellis Bill Atkinson 14,064 2:26
1979 reg season Sep 4,1979 San Francisco Giants  3  San Diego Padres  1  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium John Curtis Bob Shirley Gary Lavelle 7,128 2:52
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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 136 90 46 .662 0.0 641 498 143 W3 40-26 50-20 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 139 83 56 .597 8.5 697 620 77 W2 38-32 45-24 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 135 77 58 .570 12.5 729 598 131 L4 33-35 45-22 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 135 75 60 .556 14.5 620 564 56 W3 31-33 44-27 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 138 72 66 .522 19.0 677 660 17 L5 33-38 39-28 5 7 13 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 139 71 68 .511 20.5 655 681 -26 W2 32-37 39-31 6 9 15 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 138 44 94 .319 47.0 512 726 -214 L2 20-51 24-43 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 139 75 64 .540 0.0 753 652 101 L1 35-34 40-30 1 5 10 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 138 73 65 .529 1.5 730 721 9 L1 34-37 39-28 2 6 11 -- dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 137 71 66 .518 3.0 652 613 39 W1 35-32 36-34 3 8 14 -- dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 139 68 71 .489 7.0 639 605 34 W4 32-39 36-32 4 10 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 136 61 75 .449 12.5 618 649 -31 W1 35-34 25-42 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 140 58 82 .414 17.5 614 710 -96 L3 26-43 32-39 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 139 46 93 .331 29.0 503 743 -240 L1 20-49 26-44 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 138 82 56 .594 0.0 649 553 96 W1 42-27 40-29 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 131 77 54 .588 1.5 588 481 107 W8 28-35 49-19 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 136 75 61 .551 6.0 621 573 48 W5 36-32 38-30 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 135 71 64 .526 9.5 613 599 14 L5 30-36 41-28 4 6 12 -- dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 138 69 69 .500 13.0 579 609 -30 L1 33-38 36-31 5 7 16 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 136 54 82 .397 27.0 507 601 -94 L3 26-43 27-40 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 138 78 60 .565 0.0 498 493 5 W1 32-35 46-25 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 139 78 61 .561 0.5 646 566 80 L1 37-34 41-27 2 4 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 138 65 73 .471 13.0 636 639 -3 L1 27-43 38-30 3 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 139 61 78 .439 17.5 603 646 -43 W1 30-42 31-36 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 139 58 81 .417 20.5 511 601 -90 L1 22-45 36-36 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 137 54 83 .394 23.5 578 668 -90 W1 25-44 29-39 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)