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Baseball on Sunday, May 13, 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 Athletics2Boston Red Sox8BoxChuck Rainey (2-2)Mike Norris (3-2)BOS  B Hobson (3), G Scott (4)  OAK  D Murphy (2)Fred Lynn (15.8)
Kansas City Royals14Chicago White Sox5BoxEduardo Rodriguez (4-0)Rich Wortham (4-3)CHA  C Washington (4)  KCA  J Wathan (1), W Wilson (1)John Wathan (28.2)
Milwaukee Brewers2Detroit Tigers6BoxJack Morris (1-0)Moose Haas (2-2)DET  S Kemp (4), R Staub (1), J Thompson (3)Rusty Staub (21.0)
Cleveland Indians3Minnesota Twins2BoxWayne Garland (1-4)Dave Goltz (4-4)MIN  K Landreaux (5)Gary Alexander (37.6)
California Angels10New York Yankees12BoxJim Beattie (2-1)Chris Knapp (2-1)CAL  W Aikens (6)  NYA  G Nettles (5)Thurman Munson (27.7)
Texas Rangers1Toronto Blue Jays3Box G1Mark Lemongello (1-4)Doyle Alexander (1-2)NoneRico Carty (11.8)
Texas Rangers7Toronto Blue Jays5Box G2Ed Farmer (2-0)Phil Huffman (2-4)TEX  M Jorgensen (3)  TOR  O Velez (4)Buddy Bell (50.1)
Chicago Cubs0Houston Astros3BoxJoe Niekro (3-2)Mike Krukow (1-2)NoneJose Cruz (12.7)
Montreal Expos2Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxRick Sutcliffe (4-2)Ross Grimsley (3-2)LAN  J Ferguson (5), D Lopes (4)Joe Ferguson (18.8)
Cincinnati Reds7Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxMike LaCoss (4-0)John Candelaria (2-2)CIN  P Blair (1), D Driessen (5)  PIT  P Garner (2)Paul Blair (28.0)
New York Mets4San Diego Padres5BoxBob Shirley (1-4)Skip Lockwood (0-4)NYN  W Montanez (2)  SDN  B Fahey (1)Willie Montanez (28.3)
Philadelphia Phillies12San Francisco Giants3BoxRon Reed (4-1)Vida Blue (6-3)PHI  M Schmidt (10)Bob Boone (19.7)
Atlanta Braves3St. Louis Cardinals7BoxPete Vuckovich (4-2)Phil Niekro (3-6)ATL  D Murphy (10)  SLN  K Oberkfell (1)Ted Simmons (30.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2211.667--1741189-613-5W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox2111.6560.51771227-614-5W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2014.5882.516713610-1010-4L1Game Log
New York Yankees1815.5454.01451446-812-7W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1215.4447.01391354-88-7W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1120.35510.01131615-116-9W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays925.26513.51282005-124-13L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins229.710--16713513-49-5L1Game Log
Texas Rangers1814.5624.51431349-79-7W1Game Log
California Angels1915.5594.519416011-88-7L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1815.5455.01931707-1111-4W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1517.4697.516716610-95-8L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1222.35311.51201915-127-10L4Game Log
Seattle Mariners1024.29413.51371922-128-12L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2210.687--1449712-710-3W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1911.6332.01391288-1011-1L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1814.5624.01371187-810-7W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1514.5175.51221325-810-6L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1217.4148.51401455-87-9L1Game Log
New York Mets1020.33311.01081385-135-7L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds1914.576--17015510-69-8W1Game Log
Houston Astros2015.5711.01531359-1011-5W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1818.5002.51551485-913-9W7Game Log
San Francisco Giants1618.4713.51471635-911-9L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1421.4006.01541766-118-10W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1021.3238.01391735-125-9L2Game Log

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