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Sunday, July 29,1979

Sunday, July 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 1979-07-29 Minnesota Twins 3 California Angels 9 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Steve Eddy Darrell Jackson Dave LaRoche 33,510 2:34
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Cleveland Indians 9 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Rick Wise Ken Kravec Paul Reuschel 13,862 3:09
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Baltimore Orioles 6 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Scott McGregor Paul Splittorff Dave Ford 30,193 2:36
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 New York Yankees 3 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp County Stadium Bill Travers Catfish Hunter Bob McClure 49,842 2:18
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Seattle Mariners 1 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Mike Morgan Floyd Bannister -- 2,198 2:11
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Boston Red Sox 3 Texas Rangers 2 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Mike Torrez Doyle Alexander Dick Drago 22,298 2:34
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Detroit Tigers 5 Toronto Blue Jays 4 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Pat Underwood Jim Clancy Aurelio Lopez 33,824 2:55
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Cincinnati Reds 9 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Fred Norman Rick Matula Tom Hume 13,065 3:05
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome J.R. Richard Terry Forster -- 46,754 2:46
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Montreal Expos 5 box | pbp Stade Olympique Steve Rogers Bruce Kison -- 35,245 2:22
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 Chicago Cubs 0 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Kevin Kobel Dennis Lamp Ed Glynn 27,605 2:03
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 St. Louis Cardinals 6 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Pete Vuckovich Randy Lerch -- 38,069 2:18
1979 reg season 1979-07-29 San Francisco Giants 4 San Diego Padres 2 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium John Montefusco Bob Shirley Gary Lavelle 15,878 2:21
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 103 69 34 .670 0.0 507 383 124 W1 30-23 39-11 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 99 62 37 .626 5.0 528 419 109 W2 26-23 36-14 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 104 63 41 .606 6.5 519 435 84 W3 28-26 35-15 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 103 55 48 .534 14.0 459 425 34 L3 23-29 32-19 4 6 10 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 100 51 49 .510 16.5 492 480 12 W1 25-28 26-21 5 8 14 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 102 50 52 .490 18.5 458 505 -47 W7 24-29 26-23 6 9 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 104 32 72 .308 37.5 373 532 -159 L1 15-38 17-34 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 105 60 45 .571 0.0 573 463 110 W2 27-25 33-20 1 4 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 101 54 47 .535 4.0 516 464 52 L2 28-22 26-25 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 102 54 48 .529 4.5 463 425 38 L2 22-24 32-24 3 7 12 -- dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 102 50 52 .490 8.5 522 545 -23 L1 24-27 26-25 4 10 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 102 46 56 .451 12.5 475 495 -20 L4 26-24 20-32 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 106 44 62 .415 16.5 467 546 -79 L2 19-33 25-29 6 12 23 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 105 29 76 .276 31.0 366 601 -235 W2 11-40 18-36 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 97 55 42 .567 0.0 439 370 69 W1 23-27 32-15 1 1 5 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 101 56 45 .554 1.0 465 412 53 L1 30-22 26-23 2 3 7 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 98 54 44 .551 1.5 447 445 2 L2 24-23 30-21 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 98 51 47 .520 4.5 455 434 21 W4 20-24 30-24 4 6 13 -- dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 102 52 50 .510 5.5 449 460 -11 L6 23-30 29-20 5 7 15 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 99 44 55 .444 12.0 376 423 -47 W2 19-32 24-24 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 106 60 46 .566 0.0 390 399 -9 W2 25-28 35-18 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 107 57 50 .533 3.5 488 447 41 W1 29-28 28-22 2 5 11 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 105 51 54 .486 8.5 487 486 1 W1 25-29 26-25 3 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 107 48 59 .449 12.5 406 449 -43 L1 18-31 30-28 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 104 44 60 .423 15.0 479 504 -25 L2 16-37 28-23 5 11 22 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 106 43 63 .406 17.0 482 534 -52 L1 18-34 25-29 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)