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Friday, June 15,1979

Friday, June 15,1979

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Boston Red Sox  5  Chicago White Sox  8  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Rich Wortham Mike Torrez -- 46,556 2:28
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Seattle Mariners  3  Cleveland Indians  13  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Rick Waits Odell Jones -- 32,622 2:31
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 California Angels  8  Detroit Tigers  7  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mark Clear Dave Tobik -- 41,151 2:48
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Kansas City Royals  14  Milwaukee Brewers  11  box | pbp County Stadium Steve Mingori Reggie Cleveland Marty Pattin 32,812 3:21
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Baltimore Orioles  6  Minnesota Twins  5  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Don Stanhouse Mike Marshall Tim Stoddard 11,831 2:59
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 New York Yankees  5  Texas Rangers  9  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jon Matlack Ed Figueroa -- 35,452 2:08
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Oakland Athletics  0  Toronto Blue Jays  6  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Tom Underwood Dave Hamilton -- 13,124 2:06
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Pittsburgh Pirates  6  Los Angeles Dodgers  2  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bert Blyleven Don Sutton Kent Tekulve 50,299 2:52
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Houston Astros  2  Montreal Expos  1  box | pbp Stade Olympique Joaquin Andujar Elias Sosa -- 28,786 2:43
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Atlanta Braves  1  New York Mets  2  box | pbp Shea Stadium Craig Swan Joey McLaughlin -- 9,808 2:12
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Cincinnati Reds  6  Philadelphia Phillies  3  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Tom Seaver Larry Christenson -- 50,222 2:31
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 Chicago Cubs  3  San Diego Padres  2  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Guillermo Hernandez John D'Acquisto Dick Tidrow 23,595 2:29
1979 reg season Jun 15,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  6  San Francisco Giants  9  box | pbp Candlestick Park Gary Lavelle Darold Knowles -- 12,770 3:54
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 62 40 22 .645 0.0 299 233 66 W2 19-15 21-7 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 60 37 23 .617 2.0 318 238 80 L1 14-14 23-9 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 64 34 30 .531 7.0 297 273 24 L1 16-19 18-11 3 7 11 -- dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 63 33 30 .524 7.5 284 269 15 L3 15-19 18-11 4 8 12 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 57 29 28 .509 8.5 282 271 11 L2 14-17 15-11 5 9 14 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 61 31 30 .508 8.5 268 287 -19 W4 14-17 17-13 6 10 15 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 65 19 46 .292 22.5 235 354 -119 W1 10-20 9-26 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 AL West California Angels franchise | log 65 39 26 .600 0.0 377 297 80 W3 20-15 19-11 1 3 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 63 34 29 .540 4.0 336 335 1 W1 15-15 19-14 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 60 32 28 .533 4.5 297 281 16 L1 18-12 14-16 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 62 33 29 .532 4.5 278 273 5 W1 14-15 19-14 4 6 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 61 30 31 .492 7.0 302 287 15 W1 17-15 13-16 5 11 18 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 65 26 39 .400 13.0 292 327 -35 L1 8-18 18-21 6 12 23 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 64 19 45 .297 19.5 210 350 -140 L5 7-24 12-21 7 13 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 57 34 23 .596 0.0 249 209 40 L1 14-19 20-4 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 58 33 25 .569 1.5 287 253 34 L3 11-15 21-11 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 62 32 30 .516 4.5 266 252 14 L2 16-16 16-14 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 58 29 29 .500 5.5 255 290 -35 W3 12-15 17-14 4 6 16 -- dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 58 29 29 .500 5.5 263 245 18 W1 12-15 17-14 5 7 17 -- Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 58 25 33 .431 9.5 233 263 -30 W1 11-19 13-15 6 11 22 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 65 38 27 .585 0.0 248 227 21 W2 16-17 22-10 1 2 5 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 63 35 28 .556 2.0 298 278 20 W2 15-15 20-13 2 4 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 64 31 33 .484 6.5 313 303 10 W1 15-18 16-15 3 8 19 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 65 30 35 .462 8.0 314 309 5 L1 10-22 20-13 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 66 30 36 .455 8.5 264 294 -30 L1 11-22 19-14 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 62 22 40 .355 14.5 268 335 -67 L4 10-22 12-18 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 team name statusshort Transaction Description
Andy Hassler New York Mets Hist Sold by Boston Red Sox to New York Mets
Rich Rodas Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Mark Souza Oakland Athletics Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1979-1979 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jay Johnstone San Diego Padres Hist Traded from New York Yankees to San Diego Padres for Dave Wehrmeister
Dave Wehrmeister New York Yankees Hist Traded from San Diego Padres to New York Yankees for Jay Johnstone
Dock Ellis New York Mets Hist Traded from Texas Rangers to New York Mets for Bob Myrick and Mike Bruhert
Bob Myrick Texas Rangers Hist Traded from New York Mets with Mike Bruhert to Texas Rangers for Dock Ellis
Mike Bruhert Texas Rangers Hist Traded from New York Mets with Bob Myrick to Texas Rangers for Dock Ellis
Ed Farmer Chicago White Sox Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Gary Holle to Chicago White Sox for Eric Soderholm
Gary Holle Chicago White Sox Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Ed Farmer to Chicago White Sox for Eric Soderholm
Eric Soderholm Texas Rangers Hist Traded from Chicago White Sox to Texas Rangers for Ed Farmer and Gary Holle
Cliff Johnson Cleveland Indians Hist Traded from New York Yankees to Cleveland Indians for Don Hood
Don Hood New York Yankees Hist Traded from Cleveland Indians to New York Yankees for Cliff Johnson
Dave Chalk Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Mike Heath to Oakland Athletics for John Henry Johnson
Mike Heath Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from Texas Rangers with Dave Chalk to Oakland Athletics for John Henry Johnson
John Henry Johnson Texas Rangers Hist Traded from Oakland Athletics to Texas Rangers for Dave Chalk and Mike Heath
Mike Cubbage Minnesota Twins Hist Activated from Disabled List
Larry McWilliams Atlanta Braves Hist Activated from Disabled List
Bill Stein Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
19 record(s)