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Games on 1979-07-10

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox3California Angels4BoxJim BarrBob StanleyMark Clear
Texas Rangers3Chicago White Sox6BoxRich WorthamJim KernEd Farmer
Kansas City Royals4Cleveland Indians7BoxDan SpillnerRich GaleVictor Cruz
Minnesota Twins5Detroit Tigers6BoxAurelio LopezMike Marshall(none)
Baltimore Orioles6Oakland Athletics7BoxRick LangfordSammy StewartDave Heaverlo
New York Yankees1Seattle Mariners5BoxRick HoneycuttRon Guidry(none)
Chicago Cubs7Atlanta Braves3BoxRick ReuschelEddie SolomonBruce Sutter
St. Louis Cardinals2Cincinnati Reds4BoxTom SeaverJohn FulghamDoug Bair
Pittsburgh Pirates4Houston Astros3BoxJim BibbyJoaquin AndujarKent Tekulve
San Francisco Giants11Montreal Expos7BoxTom GriffinWoodie Fryman(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers7New York Mets4BoxCharlie HoughCraig SwanDave Patterson
San Diego Padres5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxDoug BirdRollie Fingers(none)

Standings as of 1979-07-10

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles865630.651--4103387225-2131-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium734627.630
222Boston Red Sox845232.6193.045134310820-2232-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park763937.513
357Milwaukee Brewers874938.5637.54263765022-2327-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium744628.622
469New York Yankees874839.5528.53763413522-2226-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I734132.562
5916Detroit Tigers844143.48814.0416409719-2522-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium774433.571
61018Cleveland Indians864145.47715.0384418-3417-2524-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium754035.533
71325Toronto Blue Jays882860.31829.0315457-14215-3213-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium742549.338
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135California Angels895237.584--50139710424-1928-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium733637.493
246Texas Rangers864937.5701.53903563419-2030-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium763442.447
3710Minnesota Twins854540.5295.04393964324-1921-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium773740.481
4815Kansas City Royals864343.5007.5449464-1520-2423-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium764234.553
51119Chicago White Sox853946.45911.0396403-722-2217-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park753441.453
61221Seattle Mariners893851.42714.0396453-5715-2523-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome732944.397
71426Oakland Athletics902565.27827.5317515-1989-3416-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum722943.403
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Montreal Expos794831.608--3502836719-2329-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium814734.580
238Chicago Cubs814536.5564.03793681119-1726-19W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field813546.432
3411Philadelphia Phillies874641.5296.0382374821-2525-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium753837.507
4512Pittsburgh Pirates814239.5197.03573273023-2019-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium815625.691
5613St. Louis Cardinals834340.5187.03913652615-2227-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II794336.544
61123New York Mets823448.41515.5314366-5216-2817-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium802951.363
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Houston Astros895336.596--324320423-2430-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome733637.493
2714Cincinnati Reds894643.5177.03823691320-2426-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium724428.611
3817San Francisco Giants874245.48310.0420412819-2523-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park752946.387
4920San Diego Padres904050.44413.5343382-3915-2825-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium712843.394
51022Atlanta Braves883751.42015.5396442-4615-2722-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium722943.403
61224Los Angeles Dodgers883652.40916.5384414-3014-3022-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium744331.581


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Curt KaufmanP21.356Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
Jim Morrison3B-2B26.290Traded by Phillies to White Sox for Jack Kucek.