Tips Updates
Minor Leagues
Extra Bases

Monday June 18,1979This date in baseball
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1979 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

Select a Date

Month Day Year

Games on 1979-06-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers8Boston Red Sox9BoxDick DragoFernando ArroyoBill Campbell
Texas Rangers0California Angels5BoxNolan RyanFergie Jenkins(none)
Seattle Mariners5Chicago White Sox1BoxMike ParrottRoss Baumgarten(none)
Baltimore Orioles8Cleveland Indians7BoxDon StanhouseVictor Cruz(none)
Kansas City Royals3Oakland Athletics2BoxLarry GuraMike NorrisAl Hrabosky
Philadelphia Phillies5Atlanta Braves10BoxRick MatulaNino Espinosa(none)
New York Mets2Houston Astros3BoxBert RobergeTom Hausman(none)
Chicago Cubs3Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxBurt HootonDennis Lamp(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Montreal Expos2BoxBill BonhamSteve RogersDoug Bair
St. Louis Cardinals2San Diego Padres3BoxRandy JonesBob ForschRollie Fingers

Standings as of 1979-06-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles644222.656--3152457021-1521-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium956035.632
222Boston Red Sox633924.6192.53392578215-1524-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park975245.536
346Milwaukee Brewers663630.5457.03052782716-1920-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium955936.621
4811New York Yankees653431.5238.52902771316-2018-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I955540.579
6916Detroit Tigers603030.50010.03002881214-1816-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1015546.545
51017Cleveland Indians643232.50010.0284304-2014-1718-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium974948.505
71325Toronto Blue Jays672146.31322.5248365-11710-2011-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium953263.337
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
133California Angels684127.603--3903078321-1620-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium944747.500
259Kansas City Royals663531.5305.0344345-116-1719-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium965046.521
3610Minnesota Twins613229.5255.53022891318-1214-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1015051.495
4712Texas Rangers653431.5235.5286284214-1620-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium974948.505
51119Chicago White Sox643133.4848.03143041017-1514-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park964254.438
61223Seattle Mariners682840.41213.0306337-3110-1918-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome943955.415
71426Oakland Athletics671948.28421.5223366-1437-2612-22L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum953560.368
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Montreal Expos603624.600--2742175714-1922-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium1005941.590
248St. Louis Cardinals613328.5413.52942692511-1821-11L6T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II1015348.525
3513Philadelphia Phillies653431.5234.52842681616-1718-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium975047.515
4614Pittsburgh Pirates603129.5175.02742492514-1517-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1026735.657
5715Chicago Cubs613130.5085.5271304-3314-1617-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1014952.485
61122New York Mets612734.4439.5239267-2811-2015-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1013665.356
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Houston Astros683929.574--256252416-1923-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome945044.532
237Cincinnati Reds663630.5452.03072931416-1720-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium955441.568
3818San Francisco Giants663333.5005.03263081815-1818-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park963858.396
4920Los Angeles Dodgers683137.4568.0325323210-2221-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium944846.511
51021San Diego Padres693138.4498.5274309-3511-2220-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium923755.402
61224Atlanta Braves652342.35414.5279344-6510-2413-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium954352.453