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Sunday, April 29,1979

Sunday, April 29,1979

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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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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 gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Boston Red Sox 2 California Angels 0 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Steve Renko Don Aase Bill Campbell 35,206 2:27
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Texas Rangers 10 Chicago White Sox 0 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dock Ellis Rich Wortham Jim Kern 9,366 2:35
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Minnesota Twins 5 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Geoff Zahn Milt Wilcox Mike Marshall 12,577 2:40
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Cleveland Indians 5 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Rick Wise Larry Gura Sid Monge 26,184 3:05
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Baltimore Orioles 13 Oakland Athletics 1 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Tippy Martinez John Henry Johnson -- 2,972 2:33
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 New York Yankees 5 Seattle Mariners 6 box | pbp Kingdome Rafael Vasquez Paul Mirabella -- 29,041 2:48
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Toronto Blue Jays 0 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Mike Caldwell Jim Clancy -- 0 1:57
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dave Lemanczyk Bill Travers -- 16,083 2:09
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Chicago Cubs 6 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Lynn McGlothen Gene Garber Bruce Sutter 5,041 2:59
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 St. Louis Cardinals 1 Cincinnati Reds 5 box | pbp Cinergy Field Paul Moskau Bob Sykes -- 40,153 2:29
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 San Francisco Giants 5 Montreal Expos 7 box | pbp Stade Olympique Dan Schatzeder Vida Blue -- 25,710 2:40
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Don Sutton Neil Allen -- 0 2:44
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 New York Mets 6 box | pbp Shea Stadium Dale Murray Rick Sutcliffe Skip Lockwood 19,982 2:32
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 San Diego Padres 3 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ron Reed Rollie Fingers -- 50,722 2:17
1979 reg season 1979-04-29 Houston Astros 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bruce Kison Joe Niekro Grant Jackson 7,598 3:07
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 teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 19 13 6 .684 0.0 98 66 32 W1 6-4 7-2 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 22 13 9 .591 1.5 111 89 22 W1 6-6 7-3 2 5 8 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 21 12 9 .571 2.0 106 92 14 L1 6-8 6-1 3 6 9 -- dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 20 10 10 .500 3.5 75 78 -3 L4 5-6 5-4 4 8 13 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 16 7 9 .438 4.5 80 79 1 L1 2-5 5-4 5 10 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 21 7 14 .333 7.0 91 129 -38 W1 4-7 3-7 6 13 25 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 19 6 13 .316 7.0 71 107 -36 W1 2-8 4-5 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL West California Angels franchise | log 22 14 8 .636 0.0 136 90 46 L1 8-2 6-6 1 2 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 19 12 7 .632 0.5 92 86 6 W1 10-4 2-3 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 1.0 80 62 18 W1 4-5 7-2 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 2.0 118 109 9 L1 1-7 10-2 4 7 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 20 9 11 .450 4.0 106 100 6 L1 6-6 3-5 5 9 15 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 22 8 14 .364 6.0 95 120 -25 W3 0-5 8-9 6 11 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 21 7 14 .333 6.5 69 121 -52 L1 2-5 5-9 7 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 18 13 5 .722 0.0 86 71 15 W5 4-4 9-1 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 19 13 6 .684 0.5 79 57 22 W1 4-4 9-2 2 3 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 3.5 81 70 11 L1 5-7 4-3 3 4 11 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 4.5 57 69 -12 W1 2-5 6-4 4 6 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 17 7 10 .412 5.5 66 68 -2 W1 3-4 4-6 5 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 6.0 85 93 -8 W1 2-5 5-6 6 11 21 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 20 14 6 .700 0.0 91 65 26 L1 6-5 8-1 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 3.5 94 99 -5 W1 6-4 5-6 2 5 12 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 23 10 13 .435 5.5 93 99 -6 L1 5-7 5-6 3 7 17 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 22 9 13 .409 6.0 96 109 -13 L1 5-10 4-3 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 22 9 13 .409 6.0 100 119 -19 L7 4-8 5-5 5 10 19 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 20 7 13 .350 7.0 87 96 -9 L1 3-6 4-7 6 12 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)