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Wednesday, July 25,1979

Wednesday, July 25,1979

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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 1979-07-25 Seattle Mariners 5 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Parrott Sammy Stewart Byron McLaughlin 17,425 2:52
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Oakland Athletics 4 Boston Red Sox 16 box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Torrez Brian Kingman -- 31,142 2:34
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Kansas City Royals 2 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Rich Wortham Paul Splittorff -- 11,176 2:39
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Milwaukee Brewers 2 Detroit Tigers 11 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jack Morris Jim Slaton -- 17,858 2:37
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Cleveland Indians 2 Minnesota Twins 0 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Rick Waits Dave Goltz -- 10,762 2:10
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 California Angels 9 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ralph Botting Tommy John Mark Clear 47,449 3:01
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Texas Rangers 3 Toronto Blue Jays 8 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dave Stieb John Henry Johnson Tom Buskey 24,705 2:24
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Chicago Cubs 4 Houston Astros 6 box | pbp Astrodome J.R. Richard Rick Reuschel Joe Sambito 21,910 2:47
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Los Angeles Dodgers 16 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rick Sutcliffe Dick Ruthven -- 34,370 2:40
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Cincinnati Reds 6 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Doug Bair Kent Tekulve -- 17,296 2:55
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Montreal Expos 6 San Diego Padres 5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Rudy May Bob Owchinko Elias Sosa 14,758 2:39
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 New York Mets 3 San Francisco Giants 0 box | pbp Candlestick Park Craig Swan Bob Knepper -- 11,497 2:10
1979 reg season 1979-07-25 Atlanta Braves 13 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Joey McLaughlin George Frazier -- 12,590 2:51
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 99 66 33 .667 0.0 478 372 106 L1 28-22 38-11 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 95 60 35 .632 4.0 516 398 118 W2 24-22 36-13 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 100 60 40 .600 6.5 497 420 77 L1 28-25 32-15 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 99 54 45 .545 12.0 447 405 42 L1 23-26 31-19 4 6 10 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 96 48 48 .500 16.5 478 468 10 W1 23-27 25-21 5 8 15 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 98 46 52 .469 19.5 425 490 -65 W3 20-29 26-23 6 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 100 30 70 .300 36.5 355 519 -164 W1 15-38 15-32 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 101 58 43 .574 0.0 558 455 103 W1 27-24 31-19 1 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 97 53 44 .546 3.0 508 442 66 L2 27-20 26-24 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 98 53 45 .541 3.5 446 411 35 L3 22-23 31-22 3 7 11 -- dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 98 48 50 .490 8.5 506 527 -21 L1 23-27 25-23 4 9 16 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 98 46 52 .469 10.5 461 463 -2 W1 26-24 20-28 5 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 102 43 59 .422 15.5 459 526 -67 W1 18-30 25-29 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 101 26 75 .257 32.0 350 588 -238 L5 10-40 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 93 54 39 .581 0.0 426 348 78 W1 23-27 31-12 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 94 52 42 .553 2.5 430 431 -1 L2 22-21 30-21 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 96 53 43 .552 2.5 436 390 46 L3 27-21 26-22 3 4 8 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 99 52 47 .525 5.0 440 444 -4 L3 23-30 29-17 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 94 47 47 .500 7.5 433 423 10 L1 17-24 29-24 5 7 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 95 42 53 .442 13.0 362 406 -44 W2 19-32 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 102 58 44 .569 0.0 369 377 -8 W4 25-28 33-16 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 102 53 49 .520 5.0 455 422 33 W2 25-27 28-22 2 6 13 -- Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 101 48 53 .475 9.5 470 475 -5 L4 22-28 26-25 3 8 17 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 103 47 56 .456 11.5 395 432 -37 L1 18-31 29-25 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 100 42 58 .420 15.0 457 483 -26 W4 14-35 28-23 5 11 23 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 101 42 59 .416 15.5 462 504 -42 W1 18-33 24-26 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Craig Kusick Toronto Blue Jays Hist Sold by Minnesota Twins to Toronto Blue Jays
Mike Armstrong San Diego Padres Hist Traded from Cincinnati Reds to San Diego Padres for Paul O`Neill
Dick Ruthven Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)