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Baseball on Monday, May 07, 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
Oakland Athletics5Baltimore Orioles3BoxRick Langford (1-4)Tippy Martinez (1-1)OAK  J Newman (3)Al Bumbry (24.2)
California Angels4Boston Red Sox9BoxMike Torrez (3-1)Nolan Ryan (4-2)BOS  J Rice (4)  CAL  B Downing (2), J Rudi (4)Butch Hobson (14.6)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers5BoxBruce Taylor (1-1)Steve Trout (0-1)CHA  R Garr (2), E Soderholm (2)  DET  S Kemp (3)Jason Thompson (50.9)
Toronto Blue Jays1Minnesota Twins6BoxDave Goltz (4-3)Phil Huffman (2-3)MIN  B Wynegar (5)Willie Norwood (15.9)
Seattle Mariners12New York Yankees4BoxRick Honeycutt (1-4)Paul Mirabella (0-3)SEA  D Meyer (3), L Roberts (4)Dan Meyer (47.4)
Kansas City Royals10Texas Rangers6BoxEduardo Rodriguez (3-0)Doc Medich (0-2)KCA  A Cowens (4)  TEX  J Grubb (2), P Putnam (1)Al Cowens (30.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Atlanta Braves2BoxJohn Candelaria (2-1)Mickey Mahler (0-3)ATL  G Matthews (7)  PIT  B Robinson (5)Bill Robinson (28.7)
New York Mets2Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxBurt Hooton (3-2)Pete Falcone (0-3)LAN  S Garvey (4)  NYN  E Kranepool (1)Lee Mazzilli (14.1)
Philadelphia Phillies11San Diego Padres6BoxSteve Carlton (3-4)Bob Owchinko (0-1)NoneBake McBride (19.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox179.654--136937-610-3W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1810.6431.01491069-69-4L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1711.6071.01401068-99-2W2Game Log
New York Yankees1314.4814.51081216-87-6L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1012.4555.01161124-86-4W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians817.3208.5861342-86-9W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays821.27610.51121705-113-10L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins198.704--14112313-46-4W2Game Log
California Angels1612.5713.51521278-58-7L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals1512.5564.01581404-811-4W1Game Log
Texas Rangers1412.5384.51181136-68-6L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1214.4626.51351289-83-6L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1117.3938.51071514-77-10W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1019.34510.01281622-78-12W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos177.708--1251006-611-1W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies188.6921.0116788-510-3W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs1210.5454.092923-69-4W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1412.5384.0112995-78-6W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1014.4177.01121154-76-7W1Game Log
New York Mets915.3758.0941074-85-7L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros1711.607--1291149-108-1W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1512.5561.51301256-49-8L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1315.4644.01291405-98-6L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1217.4145.51371536-116-6L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1218.4006.01121385-97-9W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves818.3088.01141414-104-8L5Game Log

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