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Saturday, June 30,1979

Saturday, June 30,1979

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Toronto Blue Jays 0 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Flanagan Tom Underwood -- 19,807 2:06
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Cleveland Indians 4 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium David Clyde Kip Young Sid Monge 27,104 2:28
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 California Angels 8 Kansas City Royals 5 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Don Aase Rich Gale Dave LaRoche 41,451 2:48
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Seattle Mariners 1 Milwaukee Brewers 8 box | pbp County Stadium Moose Haas John Montague -- 27,852 2:32
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Chicago White Sox 4 Minnesota Twins 16 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Geoff Zahn Ed Farmer -- 11,919 2:54
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Boston Red Sox 3 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Bob Stanley Luis Tiant -- 50,253 2:03
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Oakland Athletics 3 Texas Rangers 4 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jim Kern Jim Todd -- 22,439 3:03
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 New York Mets 9 Chicago Cubs 8 box | pbp Wrigley Field Wayne Twitchell Dick Tidrow Ed Glynn 28,394 3:31
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Atlanta Braves 7 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Gene Garber Terry Forster -- 38,760 3:03
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Montreal Expos 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Scott Sanderson Bert Blyleven Woodie Fryman 13,865 2:38
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Houston Astros 3 San Diego Padres 0 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium J.R. Richard Bob Shirley -- 20,154 2:12
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Cincinnati Reds 2 San Francisco Giants 0 box | pbp Candlestick Park Tom Seaver Ed Whitson -- 28,512 2:38
1979 reg season 1979-06-30 Philadelphia Phillies 6 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Ron Reed George Frazier Tug McGraw 30,960 2:47
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 77 53 24 .688 0.0 375 287 88 W3 23-15 30-9 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 74 47 27 .635 4.5 399 297 102 W2 18-17 29-10 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 77 44 33 .571 9.0 383 337 46 W1 20-21 24-12 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 77 41 36 .532 12.0 339 310 29 L2 18-21 23-15 4 8 10 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 72 35 37 .486 15.5 360 352 8 L1 16-23 19-14 5 9 17 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 75 34 41 .453 18.0 322 355 -33 W1 16-24 18-17 6 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 80 24 56 .300 30.5 275 429 -154 L5 12-28 12-28 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 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 77 44 33 .571 0.0 349 319 30 W8 19-18 25-15 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1979 AL West California Angels franchise | log 79 44 35 .557 1.0 430 373 57 W2 23-19 21-16 2 5 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 77 42 35 .545 2.0 426 403 23 L2 20-19 22-16 3 6 8 -- dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 73 39 34 .534 3.0 380 346 34 W2 22-15 17-19 4 7 9 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 76 33 43 .434 10.5 349 372 -23 L2 18-19 15-24 5 11 20 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 79 34 45 .430 11.0 355 393 -38 L1 13-21 21-24 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 79 22 57 .278 23.0 276 445 -169 L8 7-31 15-26 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 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 70 43 27 .614 0.0 316 252 64 W1 17-21 26-6 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 69 36 33 .522 6.5 319 338 -19 L1 17-17 19-16 2 4 12 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 71 37 34 .521 6.5 336 310 26 L1 12-19 24-16 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 72 37 35 .514 7.0 331 300 31 L1 18-16 19-19 4 6 14 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 76 39 37 .513 7.0 334 333 1 W1 21-23 18-14 5 7 15 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 71 32 39 .451 11.5 282 310 -28 W3 15-23 16-17 6 9 19 -- 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 Houston Astros franchise | log 80 49 31 .613 0.0 300 280 20 W3 19-20 30-11 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 78 41 37 .526 7.0 349 335 14 W1 20-22 21-15 2 3 11 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 77 38 39 .494 9.5 374 363 11 L1 17-19 21-20 3 8 16 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 81 35 46 .432 14.5 302 349 -47 L2 12-26 23-20 4 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 79 33 46 .418 15.5 355 379 -24 L5 11-25 22-21 5 11 23 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 78 31 47 .397 17.0 345 394 -49 W2 14-27 17-20 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Roy Howell Toronto Blue Jays Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)