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Wednesday, July 11,1979

Wednesday, July 11,1979

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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 Jul 11,1979 Boston Red Sox  9  California Angels  3  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dennis Eckersley Dave Frost -- 39,210 3:01
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Texas Rangers  3  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Trout Danny Darwin -- 15,520 2:25
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Kansas City Royals  8  Cleveland Indians  9  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Paxton Paul Splittorff Victor Cruz 11,587 2:51
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Minnesota Twins  3  Detroit Tigers  0  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Darrell Jackson Jack Morris Pete Redfern 16,180 2:35
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Baltimore Orioles  3  Oakland Athletics  1  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dennis Martinez Steve McCatty -- 2,586 2:38
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 New York Yankees  1  Seattle Mariners  16  box | pbp Kingdome Floyd Bannister Tommy John -- 31,186 2:19
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Milwaukee Brewers  2  Toronto Blue Jays  1  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Jim Slaton Tom Buskey -- 22,523 2:19
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Chicago Cubs  5  Atlanta Braves  6  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tony Brizzolara Lynn McGlothen Gene Garber 8,519 2:23
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  1  Cincinnati Reds  6  box | pbp Cinergy Field Mike LaCoss John Denny -- 24,546 2:14
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Pittsburgh Pirates  5  Houston Astros  1  box | pbp Astrodome Bruce Kison J.R. Richard -- 25,330 2:10
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 San Francisco Giants  1  Montreal Expos  0  box | pbp Stade Olympique John Curtis Dan Schatzeder -- 15,012 1:55
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 Los Angeles Dodgers  3  New York Mets  4  box | pbp Shea Stadium Neil Allen Dennis Lewallyn -- 11,401 2:44
1979 reg season Jul 11,1979 San Diego Padres  7  Philadelphia Phillies  3  box | pbp Veterans Stadium John D'Acquisto Randy Lerch -- 35,248 2:58
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 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 87 57 30 .655 0.0 413 339 74 W1 26-21 31-9 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 85 53 32 .624 3.0 460 346 114 W1 21-22 32-10 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 88 50 38 .568 7.5 428 377 51 W1 23-23 27-15 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 88 48 40 .545 9.5 377 357 20 L2 22-23 26-17 4 6 9 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 87 42 45 .483 15.0 393 426 -33 W3 17-25 25-20 5 9 17 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 85 41 44 .482 15.0 416 412 4 L1 19-25 22-19 6 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 89 28 61 .315 30.0 316 459 -143 L1 15-32 13-29 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 AL West California Angels franchise | log 90 52 38 .578 0.0 504 406 98 L1 24-19 28-19 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 87 49 38 .563 1.5 393 361 32 L3 19-21 30-17 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 86 46 40 .535 4.0 442 396 46 W1 25-19 21-21 3 7 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 87 43 44 .494 7.5 457 473 -16 L4 20-25 23-19 4 8 15 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 86 40 46 .465 10.0 401 406 -5 W4 22-22 18-24 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 90 39 51 .433 13.0 412 454 -42 W2 15-25 24-26 6 12 21 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 91 25 66 .275 27.5 318 518 -200 L1 9-34 16-32 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 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 80 48 32 .600 0.0 350 284 66 L2 19-23 29-9 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 82 45 37 .549 4.0 384 374 10 L1 19-18 26-19 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 82 43 39 .524 6.0 362 328 34 W3 24-20 19-19 3 4 11 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 88 46 42 .523 6.0 385 381 4 L1 21-25 25-17 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 84 43 41 .512 7.0 392 371 21 L2 15-23 27-19 5 7 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 83 35 48 .422 14.5 318 369 -51 W1 16-28 18-21 6 11 23 -- 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 90 53 37 .589 0.0 325 325 0 L5 23-24 30-13 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 90 47 43 .522 6.0 388 370 18 W2 20-24 27-19 2 6 13 -- Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 88 43 45 .489 9.0 421 412 9 W2 20-25 23-20 3 8 16 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 91 41 50 .451 12.5 350 385 -35 W1 16-28 25-22 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 89 38 51 .427 14.5 402 447 -45 W1 15-27 23-24 5 10 22 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 89 36 53 .404 16.5 387 418 -31 L1 14-31 22-22 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)