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Sunday, May 13,1979

Sunday, May 13,1979

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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 1979-05-13 Oakland Athletics 2 Boston Red Sox 8 box | pbp Fenway Park Chuck Rainey Mike Norris -- 25,651 2:27
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Kansas City Royals 14 Chicago White Sox 5 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Eduardo Rodriguez Rich Wortham -- 20,100 2:39
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jack Morris Moose Haas Jack Billingham 12,162 2:26
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Cleveland Indians 3 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Wayne Garland Dave Goltz Victor Cruz 10,172 2:17
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 California Angels 10 New York Yankees 12 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jim Beattie Chris Knapp -- 30,083 3:07
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Texas Rangers 1 Toronto Blue Jays 3 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Mark Lemongello Doyle Alexander -- 0 1:59
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Texas Rangers 7 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Ed Farmer Phil Huffman Sparky Lyle 16,531 2:34
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Chicago Cubs 0 Houston Astros 3 box | pbp Astrodome Joe Niekro Mike Krukow -- 13,604 2:09
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Montreal Expos 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 8 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rick Sutcliffe Ross Grimsley Jerry Reuss 47,596 2:10
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Cincinnati Reds 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Mike LaCoss John Candelaria -- 10,253 2:46
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 New York Mets 4 San Diego Padres 5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Shirley Skip Lockwood -- 12,245 2:53
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Philadelphia Phillies 12 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Ron Reed Vida Blue -- 32,585 2:33
1979 reg season 1979-05-13 Atlanta Braves 3 St. Louis Cardinals 7 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Pete Vuckovich Phil Niekro -- 16,762 1:57
13 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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 33 22 11 .667 0.0 174 118 56 W3 9-6 13-5 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 32 21 11 .656 0.5 177 122 55 W3 7-6 14-5 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 34 20 14 .588 2.5 167 136 31 L1 10-10 10-4 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 33 18 15 .545 4.0 145 144 1 W2 6-8 12-7 4 7 13 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 7.0 139 135 4 W1 4-8 8-7 5 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 31 11 20 .355 10.0 113 161 -48 W1 5-11 6-9 6 11 21 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 34 9 25 .265 13.5 128 200 -72 L1 5-12 4-13 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 Minnesota Twins franchise | log 31 22 9 .710 0.0 167 135 32 L1 13-4 9-5 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 4.5 143 134 9 W1 9-7 9-7 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1979 AL West California Angels franchise | log 34 19 15 .559 4.5 194 160 34 L2 11-8 8-7 3 6 11 -- Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 33 18 15 .545 5.0 193 170 23 W2 7-11 11-4 4 8 12 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 7.5 167 166 1 L2 10-9 5-8 5 9 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 34 12 22 .353 11.5 120 191 -71 L4 5-12 7-10 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 34 10 24 .294 13.5 137 192 -55 L5 2-12 8-12 7 13 25 -- 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 Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 32 22 10 .688 0.0 144 97 47 W1 12-7 10-3 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 30 19 11 .633 2.0 139 128 11 L3 8-10 11-1 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 4.0 137 118 19 W2 7-8 10-7 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 5.5 122 132 -10 L1 5-8 10-6 4 6 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 29 12 17 .414 8.5 140 145 -5 L1 5-8 7-9 5 9 19 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 30 10 20 .333 11.0 108 138 -30 L2 5-13 5-7 6 11 23 -- 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 West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 33 19 14 .576 0.0 170 155 15 W1 10-6 9-8 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 35 20 15 .571 0.0 153 135 18 W1 9-10 11-5 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 36 18 18 .500 2.5 155 148 7 W7 5-9 13-9 3 7 15 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 34 16 18 .471 3.5 147 163 -16 L1 5-9 11-9 4 8 16 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 35 14 21 .400 6.0 154 176 -22 W2 6-11 8-10 5 10 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 31 10 21 .323 8.0 139 173 -34 L2 5-12 5-9 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)