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Friday, June 22,1979

Friday, June 22,1979

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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 1979-06-22 Detroit Tigers 5 Baltimore Orioles 6 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Tippy Martinez Dave Tobik -- 35,456 2:46
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Boston Red Sox 12 box | pbp Fenway Park Chuck Rainey Jesse Jefferson Tom Burgmeier 31,089 2:31
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Kansas City Royals 9 California Angels 5 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Rich Gale Nolan Ryan -- 30,737 3:02
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Minnesota Twins 5 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Geoff Zahn Ken Kravec Mike Marshall 28,029 2:32
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Cleveland Indians 2 New York Yankees 3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Catfish Hunter Eric Wilkins Ken Clay 33,776 2:34
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Texas Rangers 5 Oakland Athletics 6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Rick Langford Steve Comer Dave Heaverlo 1,865 2:27
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Milwaukee Brewers 15 Seattle Mariners 8 box | pbp Kingdome Jim Slaton Glenn Abbott -- 10,355 2:35
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tony Brizzolara Bob Welch Gene Garber 15,528 2:20
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 San Francisco Giants 3 Cincinnati Reds 2 box | pbp Cinergy Field Phil Nastu Paul Moskau Tom Griffin 36,184 2:21
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 San Diego Padres 1 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Joe Niekro Bob Shirley Joe Sambito 30,954 2:21
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Philadelphia Phillies 5 Montreal Expos 6 box | pbp Stade Olympique Ross Grimsley Randy Lerch Elias Sosa 40,729 2:39
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 Chicago Cubs 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bert Blyleven Ken Holtzman -- 21,006 2:33
1979 reg season 1979-06-22 New York Mets 2 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Silvio Martinez Kevin Kobel -- 18,852 2:12
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 67 45 22 .672 0.0 332 257 75 W7 23-15 22-7 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 67 42 25 .627 3.0 371 273 98 W3 15-15 27-10 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 70 40 30 .571 6.5 341 300 41 W6 17-19 23-11 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 70 37 33 .529 9.5 304 289 15 W2 16-20 21-13 4 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 64 31 33 .484 12.5 320 314 6 L3 15-21 16-12 5 9 17 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 67 32 35 .478 13.0 293 318 -25 L5 14-18 18-17 6 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 72 23 49 .319 24.5 259 388 -129 L2 12-23 11-26 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 72 42 30 .583 0.0 403 325 78 L2 21-16 21-14 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 70 37 33 .529 4.0 374 368 6 W1 18-19 19-14 2 6 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 69 36 33 .522 4.5 300 298 2 L1 16-18 20-15 3 7 11 -- dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 65 33 32 .508 5.5 321 313 8 W1 19-15 14-17 4 8 15 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 68 32 36 .471 8.0 331 326 5 L1 17-15 15-21 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 72 30 42 .417 12.0 331 366 -35 L2 12-20 18-22 6 12 23 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 71 22 49 .310 19.5 247 392 -145 W2 7-26 15-23 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 63 39 24 .619 0.0 288 228 60 W3 14-19 25-5 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 64 35 29 .547 4.5 306 276 30 W1 12-19 22-11 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 63 34 29 .540 5.0 298 260 38 W6 16-15 18-14 3 4 8 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 68 35 33 .515 6.5 303 288 15 L1 17-19 18-14 4 6 13 -- dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 63 32 31 .508 7.0 280 315 -35 L1 15-17 17-14 5 7 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 64 27 37 .422 12.5 246 279 -33 L4 11-23 15-15 6 11 22 -- 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 71 42 29 .592 0.0 266 258 8 W4 16-19 26-10 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 69 36 33 .522 5.0 315 304 11 L3 16-19 20-14 2 5 12 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 69 34 35 .493 7.0 338 327 11 W1 16-18 18-17 3 8 16 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 71 32 39 .451 10.0 337 337 0 L1 11-23 21-16 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 72 32 40 .444 10.5 280 319 -39 L1 11-23 21-17 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 69 25 44 .362 16.0 300 366 -66 W1 10-24 15-20 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.
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Steve Senteney Toronto Blue Jays Hist Signed as amateur free agent
1 record(s)