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Saturday, September 22,1979

Saturday, September 22,1979

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games 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
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  • 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 Sep 22,1979 Cleveland Indians  7  Baltimore Orioles  3  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Rick Waits Scott McGregor -- 29,470 2:58
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Texas Rangers  1  California Angels  3  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Chris Knapp Steve Comer -- 33,730 2:25
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Minnesota Twins  6  Milwaukee Brewers  3  box | pbp County Stadium Roger Erickson Jim Slaton Mike Marshall 18,263 2:48
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Kansas City Royals  0  Oakland Athletics  2  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Matt Keough Dennis Leonard -- 2,111 2:17
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Chicago White Sox  4  Seattle Mariners  6  box | pbp Kingdome Byron McLaughlin Guy Hoffman -- 13,361 2:45
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 New York Yankees  7  Toronto Blue Jays  4  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Luis Tiant Butch Edge Rich Gossage 37,408 2:15
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 San Francisco Giants  2  Atlanta Braves  10  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Phil Niekro Vida Blue -- 7,767 2:11
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Pittsburgh Pirates  4  Chicago Cubs  1  box | pbp Wrigley Field Bruce Kison George Riley Kent Tekulve 24,657 2:23
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Cincinnati Reds  1  Houston Astros  4  box | pbp Astrodome Joe Niekro Mike LaCoss Joe Sambito 46,037 2:50
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  6  New York Mets  3  box | pbp Shea Stadium John Denny John Pacella Roy Thomas 0 2:16
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 St. Louis Cardinals  3  New York Mets  2  box | pbp Shea Stadium Bob Forsch Pete Falcone -- 8,492 2:22
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Montreal Expos  8  Philadelphia Phillies  9  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ron Reed Dale Murray -- 0 3:22
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Montreal Expos  8  Philadelphia Phillies  2  box | pbp Veterans Stadium David Palmer Dickie Noles -- 35,186 3:00
1979 reg season Sep 22,1979 Los Angeles Dodgers  8  San Diego Padres  10  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Steve Mura Dave Patterson Mark Lee 16,299 3:07
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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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 152 99 53 .651 0.0 716 556 160 L1 46-31 53-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Pirates)
1979 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 154 90 64 .584 10.0 763 681 82 L2 41-36 49-28 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 152 85 67 .559 14.0 806 679 127 W1 38-39 48-27 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1979 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 153 82 71 .536 17.5 684 648 36 W1 37-41 45-30 4 5 10 Yes dnq
1979 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 153 81 72 .529 18.5 747 703 44 L2 36-40 45-32 5 6 11 -- dnq
1979 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 153 78 75 .510 21.5 729 761 -32 W1 33-42 45-33 6 9 15 -- dnq
1979 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 155 52 103 .335 48.5 585 815 -230 L1 20-55 32-48 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 155 84 71 .542 0.0 838 743 95 W1 38-40 46-31 1 4 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1979 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 155 81 74 .523 3.0 815 797 18 L1 37-40 44-34 2 8 12 -- dnq
1979 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 155 81 74 .523 3.0 733 677 56 W3 43-37 38-37 3 7 13 -- dnq
1979 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 155 78 77 .503 6.0 719 670 49 L1 39-41 39-36 4 10 17 -- dnq
1979 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 152 69 83 .454 13.5 697 719 -22 L1 37-40 31-44 5 11 19 -- dnq
1979 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 155 64 91 .413 20.0 672 791 -119 W1 29-46 35-45 6 12 22 -- dnq
1979 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 155 53 102 .342 31.0 554 818 -264 W1 22-53 31-49 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 152 92 60 .605 0.0 675 539 136 W1 37-37 55-23 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 154 92 62 .597 1.0 716 609 107 W1 49-32 43-30 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Orioles)
1979 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 154 83 71 .539 10.0 682 645 37 W3 40-36 42-36 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1979 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 156 81 75 .519 13.0 658 690 -32 L1 39-40 42-35 4 6 14 -- dnq
1979 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 154 78 76 .506 15.0 677 666 11 L1 34-44 44-32 5 7 16 -- dnq
1979 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 154 57 97 .370 36.0 546 664 -118 L8 28-45 28-53 6 12 24 -- 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 Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 155 87 68 .561 0.0 713 623 90 L2 41-39 46-29 1 3 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Pirates)
1979 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 154 86 68 .558 0.5 554 545 9 W3 34-40 52-28 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1979 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 155 75 80 .484 12.0 704 693 11 L2 30-47 45-33 3 8 18 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 155 68 87 .439 19.0 650 716 -66 L3 32-48 36-39 4 9 20 -- dnq
1979 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 155 65 90 .419 22.0 578 661 -83 W2 26-49 39-41 5 10 21 -- dnq
1979 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 152 61 91 .401 24.5 637 739 -102 W1 30-48 31-43 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)