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Baseball on Saturday, May 19, 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 Yankees3Boston Red Sox4BoxBill Campbell (2-1)Ed Figueroa (3-5)NoneJerry Remy (43.8)
Chicago White Sox6California Angels10BoxChris Knapp (3-1)Rich Wortham (4-4)CAL  B Grich (7), C Lansford (4)  CHA  E Soderholm (4)Bobby Grich (18.6)
Detroit Tigers0Cleveland Indians6BoxRick Waits (5-3)Jack Morris (1-1)CLE  J Norris 2 (2)Jim Norris (36.2)
Milwaukee Brewers4Oakland Athletics12BoxJohn Henry Johnson (1-6)Moose Haas (2-3)MIL  D Davis (1), P Molitor (4), J Wohlford (1)  OAK  J Newman (6), R Picciolo (1)Jeff Newman (18.3)
Texas Rangers0Seattle Mariners4BoxFloyd Bannister (2-5)Fergie Jenkins (4-2)SEA  J Cruz (1), R Jones (7), L Roberts (5)Bruce Bochte (23.2)
Baltimore Orioles4Toronto Blue Jays3BoxJim Palmer (5-2)Tom Underwood (0-6)BAL  L May (8)Lee May (36.3)
San Francisco Giants4Atlanta Braves2Box G1Tom Griffin (2-4)Craig Skok (0-1)SFN  B Madlock (2)Billy North (17.7)
San Francisco Giants7Atlanta Braves6Box G2John Curtis (1-1)Gene Garber (1-7)ATL  B Horner (2), C Spikes (1)  SFN  L Herndon (2), M Ivie (5), W McCovey (2)Willie McCovey (58.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Chicago Cubs0BoxJim Rooker (1-0)Mike Krukow (1-3)PIT  D Parker (6)John Milner (13.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Cincinnati Reds5BoxPaul Moskau (4-0)Rick Sutcliffe (4-3)NoneJohnny Bench (28.4)
San Diego Padres4Houston Astros2BoxRollie Fingers (3-3)J.R. Richard (4-4)SDN  B Evans (1), G Tenace (5)Barry Evans (50.5)
St. Louis Cardinals9New York Mets4BoxDarold Knowles (2-0)Dwight Bernard (0-1)SLN  K Hernandez (3)George Hendrick (32.8)
Montreal Expos10Philadelphia Phillies5BoxRudy May (2-0)Rawly Eastwick (1-1)MON  W Cromartie (3), A Dawson (11), T Perez (4), D Schatzeder (1), E Valentine (3)  PHI  B McBride (4)Tony Perez (22.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2513.658--19914212-813-5W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2413.6490.51961497-617-7W1Game Log
New York Yankees2117.5534.01761567-914-8L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2118.5384.518816211-1410-4L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1418.4378.01521626-118-7L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1522.4059.51391765-1110-11W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1030.25016.01472286-154-15L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins2412.667--20117115-49-8W2Game Log
California Angels2415.6151.522517811-813-7W5Game Log
Texas Rangers2116.5683.517216812-99-7L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2118.5384.521920010-1211-6L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1819.4866.518618613-115-8L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1326.33312.51352135-128-14W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1327.32513.01672112-1211-15W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies2413.649--18914114-810-5L2Game Log
Montreal Expos2213.6291.015714111-1211-1W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2115.5832.51511258-812-8W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1618.4716.51561815-811-10L4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1618.4716.51621617-89-10W4Game Log
New York Mets1123.32411.51231576-155-8L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2315.605--19717110-613-9W3Game Log
Houston Astros2119.5253.01631609-1012-9L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2119.5253.018118210-1011-9W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1922.4635.51751736-1313-9L4Game Log
San Diego Padres1624.4008.01661968-148-10W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1324.3519.51661985-128-12L2Game Log

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