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Baseball on Wednesday, April 11, 1979

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
New York Yankees5Baltimore Orioles6BoxDon Stanhouse (1-0)Rich Gossage (1-1)NYA  C Chambliss (1)Doug DeCinces (35.4)
Minnesota Twins2California Angels11BoxNolan Ryan (1-1)Dave Goltz (1-1)CAL  B Grich (2)Don Baylor (30.0)
Detroit Tigers3Kansas City Royals10BoxEduardo Rodriguez (1-0)Bruce Taylor (0-1)DET  J Wockenfuss (1)Freddie Patek (39.2)
Oakland Athletics14Seattle Mariners7BoxJim Todd (1-1)Rick Honeycutt (0-2)OAK  W Gross (2), M Klutts (1), D Revering (1)Wayne Gross (38.6)
Cleveland Indians0Texas Rangers4BoxSteve Comer (1-0)Eric Wilkins (0-1)NoneNelson Norman (12.2)
Cincinnati Reds9Atlanta Braves5BoxTom Hume (1-1)Eddie Solomon (0-1)ATL  B Bonnell (2), D Murphy (2)  CIN  D Concepcion (1)Dave Concepcion (26.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Houston Astros10BoxKen Forsch (2-0)Don Sutton (1-1)HOU  C Cedeno (1)Bob Watson (43.9)
Montreal Expos3New York Mets2BoxElias Sosa (2-1)Skip Lockwood (0-1)MON  T Perez (1)Tony Perez (39.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxSteve Carlton (1-1)Bert Blyleven (0-1)PHI  M Schmidt (2)  PIT  P Garner (1)Mike Schmidt (35.9)
San Diego Padres4San Francisco Giants1BoxRandy Jones (1-1)John Montefusco (1-1)NoneGene Tenace (20.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers31.750--1362-11-0W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles32.6000.524230-03-2W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox22.5001.014131-21-0L1Game Log
New York Yankees23.4001.518221-11-2L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers12.3331.512211-10-1L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays13.2502.019281-30-0W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians14.2002.510230-31-1L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers301.000--1721-02-0W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins41.8001.021174-10-0L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals41.8001.039190-04-1W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners43.5712.044390-04-3L1Game Log
California Angels33.5001.534382-21-1W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox13.2502.513221-20-1L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics15.1673.522271-20-3W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals401.000--2050-03-1W1Game Log
Montreal Expos41.8000.520174-10-0W3Game Log
New York Mets22.5002.023162-00-2L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies23.4002.517200-32-0W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates14.2003.520260-21-2L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs03.0003.510260-10-2L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros51.833--2370-05-1W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants42.6671.033223-11-1L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers43.5711.530251-23-1L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds34.4292.538432-11-3W1Game Log
San Diego Padres24.3333.018292-40-0W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves15.1674.016320-31-2L1Game Log

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