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Tuesday September 11,1979This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1979-09-11

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees8Boston Red Sox3BoxRon DavisTom BurgmeierRich Gossage
California Angels7Chicago White Sox8BoxEd FarmerDon Aase(none)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers14BoxDave RozemaDan Spillner(none)
Minnesota Twins3Kansas City Royals1BoxGeoff ZahnCraig ChamberlainMike Marshall
Oakland Athletics0Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJim SlatonMatt Keough(none)
Seattle Mariners2Texas Rangers5BoxDoyle AlexanderRoy BranchSparky Lyle
Baltimore Orioles1Toronto Blue Jays3BoxTom UnderwoodScott McGregor(none)
Houston Astros8Cincinnati Reds9BoxTom HumeJoe Sambito(none)
San Diego Padres3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBob OwchinkoDon SuttonSteve Mura
Chicago Cubs6Montreal Expos8BoxDavid PalmerLynn McGlothenElias Sosa
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos3BoxDan SchatzederBill CaudillElias Sosa
Philadelphia Phillies5New York Mets2BoxNino EspinosaPete FalconeRawly Eastwick
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxDave RobertsJohn Denny(none)
Atlanta Braves2San Francisco Giants1BoxLarry McWilliamsJohn MontefuscoJoey McLaughlin

Standings as of 1979-09-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1429448.662--67051115943-2851-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1789.471
224Milwaukee Brewers1448460.58311.07106407038-3646-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium17116.647
337Boston Red Sox1417962.56014.574762911834-3546-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park19127.632
448New York Yankees1417863.55315.56375865134-3544-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I19118.579
5611Detroit Tigers1447668.52819.07146734134-3842-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1798.529
6815Cleveland Indians1447470.51421.0687726-3932-3842-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium17710.412
71426Toronto Blue Jays1434598.31549.5537760-22320-5525-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium19811.421
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159California Angels1458065.552--79368410935-3545-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1789.471
2712Kansas City Royals1457669.5244.0753749436-3940-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1798.529
3914Minnesota Twins1447470.5145.56846424237-3337-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium18810.444
41017Texas Rangers1457273.4978.06636243935-4037-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium17116.647
51119Chicago White Sox1436380.44116.0654684-3036-3926-42W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park17107.588
61222Seattle Mariners1466185.41819.5629728-9927-4434-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome16610.375
71325Oakland Athletics1455095.34530.0518760-24220-5030-45L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum17413.235
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Montreal Expos1388355.601--61950011932-3651-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleOlympic Stadium221210.545
223Pittsburgh Pirates1448658.597--68358110245-2941-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium18126.667
3510St. Louis Cardinals1427765.5428.06456083736-3340-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John ClaiborneBusch Stadium II20911.450
4613Chicago Cubs1427369.51412.06516292230-3843-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field20713.350
5716Philadelphia Phillies1447272.50014.0603644-4135-4037-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium18126.667
61123New York Mets1425686.39429.0527625-9827-4428-43L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium20713.350
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1979 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Cincinnati Reds1458263.566--6835929137-3445-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1688.500
246Houston Astros1448163.5630.5519517232-3649-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome18810.444
3818Los Angeles Dodgers1446876.47213.5654661-730-4538-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium18117.611
4920San Francisco Giants1456382.43419.0624673-4932-4531-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1789.471
51021San Diego Padres1456283.42820.0538611-7326-4736-36W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium16610.375
61224Atlanta Braves1435687.39225.0592697-10526-4430-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium17107.588