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Baseball on Thursday, May 24, 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
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles5BoxDennis Martinez (7-2)Mike Torrez (4-3)BAL  K Garcia (2)Kiko Garcia (25.2)
Oakland Athletics1Chicago White Sox10BoxRich Wortham (5-4)Matt Keough (0-7)NoneBill Nahorodny (21.0)
Seattle Mariners4Kansas City Royals5BoxDennis Leonard (4-4)Odell Jones (0-5)SEA  W Horton (10)George Brett (27.3)
California Angels6Milwaukee Brewers9BoxJerry Augustine (2-2)Chris Knapp (3-2)MIL  S Bando (3), B Oglivie (9)Ben Oglivie (18.6)
Chicago Cubs9New York Mets7Box G1Ken Holtzman (4-3)Pete Falcone (0-4)CHN  B Foote (5), S Ontiveros (2)Barry Foote (22.0)
Chicago Cubs2New York Mets4Box G2Pat Zachry (3-0)Mike Krukow (1-4)CHN  D Kingman (14)Ron Hodges (21.6)
Cincinnati Reds1San Francisco Giants2BoxPhil Nastu (2-2)Paul Moskau (4-1)NoneMike Sadek (19.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2814.667--22015613-815-6W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2516.6102.52081668-817-8L2Game Log
New York Yankees2319.5485.01941719-1114-8L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2420.5455.021217811-1613-4W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1620.4449.01741876-1210-8W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1823.4399.51612007-1211-11W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1133.25018.01662476-155-18L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins2515.625--21419316-79-8L2Game Log
Texas Rangers2417.5851.519518413-911-8W2Game Log
California Angels2518.5811.523619511-1114-7L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2320.5353.524722910-1213-8W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2120.5124.520719613-128-8W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners1529.34112.01992404-1311-16L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1529.34112.01502415-1510-14L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2514.641--17815412-1213-2W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2615.6341.020415814-812-7L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2218.5503.51651429-1112-8W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1820.4746.51751779-109-10L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1721.4477.51742026-1011-11L1Game Log
New York Mets1424.36810.51461776-158-9W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2418.571--20919111-813-10L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2420.5451.020319111-1013-10W1Game Log
Houston Astros2421.5331.518417710-1214-9L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2124.4674.51931898-1513-9W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1827.4007.51812158-1610-11L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1526.3668.51812205-1210-14W1Game Log

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