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Tuesday, July 24,1979

Tuesday, July 24,1979

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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 1979-07-24 Seattle Mariners 6 Baltimore Orioles 7 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dennis Martinez Floyd Bannister Don Stanhouse 0 2:58
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Seattle Mariners 3 Baltimore Orioles 11 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Scott McGregor Odell Jones -- 17,694 2:45
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Oakland Athletics 3 Boston Red Sox 7 box | pbp Fenway Park Dennis Eckersley Mike Morgan -- 30,393 2:33
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Kansas City Royals 11 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Mingori Guy Hoffman -- 11,393 3:00
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Milwaukee Brewers 5 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bill Travers Pat Underwood Bob Galasso 20,630 2:18
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Cleveland Indians 4 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Rick Wise Jerry Koosman -- 10,243 2:38
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 California Angels 5 New York Yankees 6 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ron Davis Dave LaRoche Rich Gossage 33,497 2:57
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Chicago Cubs 1 Houston Astros 6 box | pbp Astrodome Ken Forsch Dennis Lamp -- 28,431 2:15
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 15 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Burt Hooton Randy Lerch -- 39,336 2:36
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Cincinnati Reds 6 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Fred Norman Bruce Kison Doug Bair 19,517 3:16
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Montreal Expos 3 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Steve Mura David Palmer -- 16,190 4:32
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 New York Mets 6 San Francisco Giants 5 box | pbp Candlestick Park Wayne Twitchell Pedro Borbon Tom Hausman 24,821 3:55
1979 reg season 1979-07-24 Atlanta Braves 3 St. Louis Cardinals 7 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Pete Vuckovich Tony Brizzolara -- 12,505 2:27
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 98 66 32 .673 0.0 474 367 107 W7 28-22 38-10 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 94 59 35 .628 5.0 500 394 106 W1 24-22 35-13 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 99 60 39 .606 6.5 495 409 86 W1 28-24 32-15 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 98 54 44 .551 12.0 442 396 46 W4 23-26 31-18 4 6 10 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 95 47 48 .495 17.5 467 466 1 L2 23-27 24-21 5 9 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 97 45 52 .464 20.5 423 490 -67 W2 19-29 26-23 6 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 99 29 70 .293 37.5 347 516 -169 L7 15-38 14-32 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 California Angels franchise | log 100 57 43 .570 0.0 549 450 99 L1 26-24 31-19 1 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 96 53 43 .552 2.0 508 440 68 L1 27-20 26-23 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 97 53 44 .546 2.5 443 403 40 L2 22-22 31-22 3 7 11 -- dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 97 48 49 .495 7.5 504 521 -17 W3 23-26 25-23 4 8 15 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 97 45 52 .464 10.5 455 461 -6 L1 26-24 19-28 5 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 101 42 59 .416 15.5 454 522 -68 L4 17-30 25-29 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 100 26 74 .260 31.0 346 572 -226 L4 10-39 16-35 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 92 53 39 .576 0.0 420 343 77 L1 22-27 31-12 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 93 52 41 .559 1.5 426 425 1 L1 22-20 30-21 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 95 53 42 .558 1.5 431 384 47 L2 27-21 26-21 3 4 8 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 98 52 46 .531 4.0 432 428 4 L2 23-29 29-17 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 93 47 46 .505 6.5 429 410 19 W1 17-24 29-23 5 7 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 94 41 53 .436 13.0 359 406 -47 W1 18-32 22-22 6 10 21 -- 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 101 57 44 .564 0.0 363 373 -10 W3 25-28 32-16 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 101 52 49 .515 5.0 449 417 32 W1 24-27 28-22 2 6 13 -- Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 100 48 52 .480 8.5 470 472 -2 L3 22-28 26-24 3 8 17 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 102 47 55 .461 10.5 390 426 -36 W2 18-31 29-24 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 99 41 58 .414 15.0 441 475 -34 W3 14-35 27-23 5 11 23 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 100 41 59 .410 15.5 449 500 -51 L1 17-33 24-26 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ted Simmons St. Louis Cardinals Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)