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Friday, September 28,1979

Friday, September 28,1979

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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 1979-09-28 Seattle Mariners 1 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Trout Rick Honeycutt -- 8,835 2:19
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Baltimore Orioles 14 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Palmer Len Barker -- 6,462 3:03
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Boston Red Sox 7 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mike Torrez Milt Wilcox Tom Burgmeier 17,846 2:35
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Oakland Athletics 1 Kansas City Royals 13 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Larry Gura Steve McCatty -- 20,908 2:29
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Milwaukee Brewers 10 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Mike Caldwell Roger Erickson -- 14,376 2:37
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Toronto Blue Jays 3 New York Yankees 7 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Luis Tiant Butch Edge -- 17,647 2:15
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 California Angels 0 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Fergie Jenkins Nolan Ryan -- 11,965 1:53
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Atlanta Braves 0 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Frank Pastore Eddie Solomon -- 33,142 2:18
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Houston Astros 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Charlie Hough Vern Ruhle Bobby Castillo 27,719 2:09
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Stade Olympique Ron Reed Woodie Fryman -- 40,303 2:59
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 Chicago Cubs 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jim Bibby Rick Reuschel -- 14,778 2:41
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 San Diego Padres 2 San Francisco Giants 0 box | pbp Candlestick Park Eric Rasmussen Ed Whitson -- 2,861 2:19
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 New York Mets 6 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Juan Berenguer Tom Bruno Jeff Reardon 0 2:24
1979 reg season 1979-09-28 New York Mets 7 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Neil Allen George Frazier Andy Hassler 9,245 3:36
14 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 157 102 55 .650 0.0 751 572 179 W2 47-31 55-24 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 159 94 65 .591 9.0 796 709 87 W2 42-36 52-29 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 158 89 69 .563 13.5 832 701 131 W3 39-39 51-29 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 158 87 71 .551 15.5 716 666 50 W6 38-41 49-30 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 158 83 75 .525 19.5 760 729 31 L2 38-42 45-33 5 6 11 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 159 79 80 .497 24.0 750 799 -49 L5 34-46 45-34 6 10 16 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 160 53 107 .331 50.5 607 844 -237 L3 21-58 32-49 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 California Angels franchise | log 160 87 73 .544 0.0 852 757 95 L2 38-41 49-32 1 5 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 160 84 76 .525 3.0 840 808 32 W2 39-42 45-34 2 7 12 -- dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 160 82 78 .513 5.0 739 684 55 W4 39-42 43-36 3 8 14 -- dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 160 81 79 .506 6.0 751 714 37 L5 43-38 38-41 4 9 15 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 157 73 84 .465 12.5 722 738 -16 W4 40-41 32-44 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 160 66 94 .413 21.0 701 812 -111 L2 30-49 36-45 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 160 53 107 .331 34.0 565 849 -284 L5 22-57 31-50 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 Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 161 97 64 .602 0.0 764 633 131 W1 50-32 47-32 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 158 94 64 .595 1.5 698 577 121 L3 39-40 55-24 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 161 87 74 .540 10.0 722 681 41 L2 44-37 42-38 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 161 83 78 .516 14.0 679 715 -36 W2 40-40 43-38 4 6 13 -- dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 160 79 81 .494 17.5 696 696 0 L3 34-45 45-36 5 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 161 62 99 .385 35.0 581 697 -116 W4 33-46 28-54 6 12 24 -- 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 159 90 69 .566 0.0 729 635 94 W2 42-39 48-30 1 3 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 160 87 73 .544 3.5 577 580 -3 L2 35-44 52-29 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 160 79 81 .494 11.5 737 711 26 W1 33-48 46-33 3 7 17 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 160 70 90 .438 20.5 663 741 -78 L1 33-48 37-42 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 159 67 92 .421 23.0 593 672 -79 W1 28-50 39-42 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 158 64 94 .405 25.5 660 761 -101 L1 30-49 34-45 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Joe Rudi California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)