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Sunday, July 22,1979

Sunday, July 22,1979

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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Games on this date
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  • 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.
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  • 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 score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Oakland Athletics  1  Baltimore Orioles  4  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Steve Stone Rick Langford -- 26,761 2:20
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 California Angels  5  Boston Red Sox  6  box | pbp Fenway Park Bill Campbell Mark Clear -- 35,172 2:47
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Milwaukee Brewers  14  Cleveland Indians  5  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Caldwell Mike Paxton Reggie Cleveland 0 2:40
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Milwaukee Brewers  5  Cleveland Indians  3  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Paul Mitchell David Clyde Bill Castro 29,876 2:12
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Chicago White Sox  0  Detroit Tigers  1  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Milt Wilcox Randy Scarbery Aurelio Lopez 27,461 2:00
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Toronto Blue Jays  1  Minnesota Twins  13  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Pete Redfern Dave Lemanczyk -- 18,927 2:31
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Seattle Mariners  0  New York Yankees  4  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jim Kaat Rick Honeycutt -- 38,956 2:19
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Kansas City Royals  7  Texas Rangers  6  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Dan Quisenberry Sparky Lyle -- 29,863 2:56
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Cincinnati Reds  12  Chicago Cubs  1  box | pbp Wrigley Field Bill Bonham Ken Holtzman -- 0 2:37
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Cincinnati Reds  4  Chicago Cubs  8  box | pbp Wrigley Field Dick Tidrow Mario Soto -- 41,052 3:09
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 New York Mets  3  Los Angeles Dodgers  4  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Lerrin LaGrow Ed Glynn -- 34,198 2:47
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Atlanta Braves  4  Pittsburgh Pirates  5  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Don Robinson Eddie Solomon Kent Tekulve 0 2:24
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Atlanta Braves  2  Pittsburgh Pirates  3  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jim Bibby Mickey Mahler Kent Tekulve 29,533 2:44
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Philadelphia Phillies  5  San Diego Padres  2  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Nino Espinosa John D'Acquisto Tug McGraw 23,308 2:49
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Montreal Expos  6  San Francisco Giants  8  box | pbp Candlestick Park Vida Blue Ross Grimsley Pedro Borbon 0 2:46
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Montreal Expos  15  San Francisco Giants  5  box | pbp Candlestick Park Rudy May Ed Whitson -- 39,800 3:09
1979 reg season Jul 22,1979 Houston Astros  7  St. Louis Cardinals  6  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Joe Sambito Will McEnaney -- 27,973 2:41
17 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 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 95 63 32 .663 0.0 449 354 95 W4 28-22 35-10 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 92 58 34 .630 3.5 491 382 109 W1 24-22 34-12 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 97 59 38 .608 5.0 486 400 86 W10 27-23 32-15 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 96 52 44 .542 11.5 430 389 41 W2 23-26 29-18 4 7 11 -- dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 93 47 46 .505 15.0 460 450 10 W2 23-27 24-19 5 8 15 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 95 43 52 .453 20.0 414 484 -70 L4 18-29 25-23 6 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 98 29 69 .296 35.5 341 509 -168 L6 15-37 14-32 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 98 56 42 .571 0.0 535 442 93 L4 25-23 31-19 1 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 94 52 42 .553 2.0 499 430 69 W4 27-20 25-22 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 96 53 43 .552 2.0 439 398 41 L1 22-22 31-21 3 6 10 -- dnq
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 95 46 49 .484 8.5 488 511 -23 W1 21-26 25-23 4 9 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 95 44 51 .463 10.5 438 447 -9 L2 25-24 19-27 5 10 18 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 98 42 56 .429 14.0 443 498 -55 L1 17-27 25-29 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 98 26 72 .265 30.0 339 558 -219 L2 10-37 16-35 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 90 52 38 .578 0.0 409 336 73 W1 21-26 31-12 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 92 52 40 .565 1.0 419 369 50 W8 27-21 25-19 2 2 6 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 91 51 40 .560 1.5 423 418 5 W1 22-19 29-21 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 96 52 44 .542 3.0 424 407 17 W1 23-27 29-17 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 91 46 45 .505 6.5 420 404 16 L1 17-24 28-22 5 7 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 92 40 52 .435 13.0 352 398 -46 L1 17-31 22-22 6 10 21 -- 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 99 55 44 .556 0.0 354 370 -16 W1 24-28 31-16 1 4 8 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 99 51 48 .515 4.0 442 410 32 L1 23-26 28-22 2 6 13 -- Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 98 48 50 .490 6.5 462 458 4 L1 22-28 26-22 3 8 16 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 100 45 55 .450 10.5 380 418 -38 L2 18-31 27-24 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 97 40 57 .412 14.0 437 486 -49 L4 16-31 24-26 5 11 23 -- dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 97 39 58 .402 15.0 423 471 -48 W1 14-35 25-23 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)