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Saturday, September 15,1979

Saturday, September 15,1979

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • 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 gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Boston Red Sox  10  Baltimore Orioles  2  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Steve Renko Dennis Martinez Dick Drago 49,525 3:20
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Oakland Athletics  0  Chicago White Sox  3  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Trout Rick Langford -- 6,551 2:09
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Seattle Mariners  4  Kansas City Royals  5  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Al Hrabosky Byron McLaughlin -- 30,514 3:23
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 California Angels  2  Milwaukee Brewers  3  box | pbp County Stadium Moose Haas Nolan Ryan -- 45,732 2:43
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Detroit Tigers  4  New York Yankees  3  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jack Morris Tommy John Aurelio Lopez 0 2:21
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Detroit Tigers  1  New York Yankees  7  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ron Davis Mike Chris Jim Kaat 30,050 2:15
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Minnesota Twins  11  Texas Rangers  4  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Geoff Zahn Doyle Alexander -- 20,619 2:41
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Cleveland Indians  2  Toronto Blue Jays  5  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Balor Moore Len Barker -- 12,160 2:38
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Cincinnati Reds  2  Los Angeles Dodgers  1  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Mario Soto Joe Beckwith -- 27,892 2:22
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  1  Montreal Expos  2  box | pbp Stade Olympique Elias Sosa Will McEnaney -- 0 2:38
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  4  Montreal Expos  1  box | pbp Stade Olympique John Fulgham Rudy May -- 48,459 2:21
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Chicago Cubs  1  Philadelphia Phillies  8  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Dan Larson Lynn McGlothen -- 33,042 2:23
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 New York Mets  4  Pittsburgh Pirates  5  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dave Roberts Ed Glynn Kent Tekulve 18,060 2:50
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Atlanta Braves  6  San Diego Padres  1  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Rick Matula Juan Eichelberger Larry Bradford 8,721 2:16
1979 reg season Sep 15,1979 Houston Astros  3  San Francisco Giants  5  box | pbp Candlestick Park Pedro Borbon Joaquin Andujar Greg Minton 9,795 3:04
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
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 146 96 50 .658 0.0 689 531 158 L1 44-29 52-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 148 86 62 .581 11.0 730 658 72 W1 38-36 48-26 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 145 81 64 .559 14.5 772 648 124 W1 35-36 47-27 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 145 80 65 .552 15.5 659 603 56 W1 35-36 45-29 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 147 78 69 .531 18.5 723 684 39 L1 35-39 43-30 5 6 11 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 147 74 73 .503 22.5 693 739 -46 L4 32-41 42-32 6 9 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 147 48 99 .327 48.5 553 777 -224 W2 20-55 28-44 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 148 81 67 .547 0.0 808 705 103 L1 36-37 45-30 1 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 148 78 70 .527 3.0 767 760 7 W1 36-39 42-31 2 7 12 -- dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 148 76 72 .514 5.0 705 659 46 W1 39-35 37-37 3 8 13 -- dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 149 74 75 .497 7.5 689 648 41 L1 35-40 39-35 4 10 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 146 65 81 .445 15.0 671 697 -26 W1 36-39 28-43 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 149 62 87 .416 19.5 643 751 -108 L1 28-46 34-41 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 149 52 97 .349 29.5 534 776 -242 L1 22-52 30-45 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 142 86 56 .606 0.0 632 511 121 L1 32-36 54-20 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 146 88 58 .603 0.0 690 585 105 W4 45-29 43-29 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 145 78 67 .538 9.5 650 613 37 W1 37-35 40-33 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 146 74 72 .507 14.0 660 647 13 L1 31-41 43-31 4 7 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 148 75 73 .507 14.0 617 648 -31 W1 37-40 38-33 5 6 15 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 145 56 89 .386 31.5 532 636 -104 L5 27-45 28-45 6 12 24 -- 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 148 84 64 .568 0.0 692 599 93 W1 38-35 46-29 1 3 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 147 82 65 .558 1.5 533 529 4 L1 33-38 49-27 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 148 71 77 .480 13.0 670 671 -1 L1 30-45 41-32 3 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 149 65 84 .436 19.5 634 690 -56 W1 32-45 33-39 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 149 62 87 .416 22.5 554 640 -86 L4 26-49 36-38 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 147 59 88 .401 24.5 615 710 -95 W3 29-45 30-43 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)