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Saturday July 21,1979This date in baseball
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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.

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Games on 1979-07-21

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels2Baltimore Orioles10BoxSammy StewartNolan Ryan(none)
Seattle Mariners13Boston Red Sox5BoxJohn MontagueSteve RenkoByron McLaughlin
Milwaukee Brewers5Cleveland Indians0BoxMoose HaasLen Barker(none)
Chicago White Sox2Detroit Tigers4BoxDan PetryRoss BaumgartenAurelio Lopez
Toronto Blue Jays4Minnesota Twins6BoxDave GoltzPhil HuffmanMike Marshall
Toronto Blue Jays3Minnesota Twins4BoxPaul HartzellBalor Moore(none)
Oakland Athletics4New York Yankees12BoxRon GuidryCraig Minetto(none)
Kansas City Royals1Texas Rangers4BoxDoc MedichPaul SplittorffJim Kern
Atlanta Braves2Chicago Cubs3BoxDick TidrowGene Garber(none)
Montreal Expos7Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxBill LeeDon Sutton(none)
Houston Astros5Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxEnrique RomoJoe SambitoKent Tekulve
New York Mets2San Diego Padres1BoxNeil AllenBob ShirleyAndy Hassler
Philadelphia Phillies1San Francisco Giants4BoxBob KnepperSteve Carlton(none)
Cincinnati Reds3St. Louis Cardinals12BoxSilvio MartinezMike LaCoss(none)

Standings as of 1979-07-21

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles946232.660--4453539228-2234-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium654025.615
222Boston Red Sox915734.6263.548537710824-2233-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park693435.493
333Milwaukee Brewers955738.6005.54673927525-2332-15W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium663828.576
4711New York Yankees955144.53711.54263893723-2628-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I653827.585
5815Detroit Tigers924646.50015.0459450923-2723-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium693930.565
61119Cleveland Indians934350.46218.5406465-5918-2925-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium683830.559
71325Toronto Blue Jays972968.29934.5340496-15615-3614-32L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium652441.369
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145California Angels975641.577--5304369425-2231-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium653233.492
257Texas Rangers955342.5582.04333914222-2231-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium673037.448
3610Minnesota Twins935142.5483.04864295727-2024-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium693138.449
4917Kansas City Royals944549.4799.5481505-2420-2625-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium684028.588
51018Chicago White Sox944450.46810.5438446-825-2319-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park662937.439
61222Seattle Mariners974255.43314.0443494-5117-2625-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome652540.385
71426Oakland Athletics972671.26830.0338554-21610-3616-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum652837.431
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Montreal Expos885137.580--3883236520-2531-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium724428.611
226Chicago Cubs895039.5621.54144021222-1928-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field733043.411
338Pittsburgh Pirates905040.5562.04113634827-2123-19W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium724824.667
4512Philadelphia Phillies955144.5373.54194051422-2729-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium673334.493
5714St. Louis Cardinals904644.5116.04143971717-2428-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II724032.556
61021New York Mets914051.44012.5349394-4517-3022-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium712348.324
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149Houston Astros985444.551--347364-1723-2831-16L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome643529.547
2613Cincinnati Reds975047.5153.54264012522-2528-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium644024.625
3816San Francisco Giants964749.4906.04494371222-2825-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park662442.364
4920San Diego Padres994554.4559.5378413-3518-3127-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium622339.371
51123Atlanta Braves954055.42112.5431478-4716-2924-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium652639.400
61224Los Angeles Dodgers963858.39615.0419468-4914-3524-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium664125.621