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Baseball on Friday, May 25, 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
California Angels1Chicago White Sox6BoxRoss Baumgarten (5-1)Nolan Ryan (5-3)NoneLamar Johnson (27.5)
Oakland Athletics2Milwaukee Brewers3BoxMike Caldwell (5-4)Bob Lacey (1-2)MIL  S Lezcano 2 (8)Sixto Lezcano (37.9)
Kansas City Royals4Minnesota Twins3BoxPaul Splittorff (7-3)Mike Marshall (7-4)KCA  D Porter (6)Willie Wilson (41.1)
Seattle Mariners3Texas Rangers2Box G1Mike Parrott (2-0)Doyle Alexander (2-3)TEX  M Jorgensen (6)Larry Cox (19.2)
Seattle Mariners5Texas Rangers3Box G2Rick Honeycutt (2-5)Dock Ellis (1-3)SEA  L Roberts (6)  TEX  R Zisk (4)Leon Roberts (18.4)
Cincinnati Reds6Los Angeles Dodgers17BoxRick Sutcliffe (5-3)Tom Seaver (2-3)CIN  K Griffey (3)  LAN  D Baker (4), J Ferguson (6), S Garvey (8), D Lopes (9), R Sutcliffe (1), D Thomas (1), G Thomasson (4)Joe Ferguson (24.5)
Chicago Cubs3Philadelphia Phillies0BoxLynn McGlothen (6-5)Nino Espinosa (5-4)CHN  B Foote (6)Barry Foote (14.5)
Houston Astros1San Diego Padres2BoxRollie Fingers (5-3)Joe Sambito (2-2)SDN  F Gonzalez (5)Terry Puhl (35.6)
Atlanta Braves4San Francisco Giants6BoxBob Knepper (5-2)Phil Niekro (5-7)ATL  J Burroughs (4), B Horner (4)  SFN  J Clark (5), B Knepper (1), W McCovey (3), M Sadek (1)Jeff Burroughs (37.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles2814.667--22015613-815-6W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2516.6102.52081668-817-8L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2520.5564.521518011-1614-4W4Game Log
New York Yankees2319.5485.01941719-1114-8L1Game 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 Twins2516.610--21719716-79-9L3Game Log
California Angels2519.5681.523720111-1214-7L4Game Log
Texas Rangers2419.5582.020019213-911-10L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2420.5452.525123211-1213-8W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2220.5243.521319713-129-8W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners1729.37010.52072456-1311-16W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1530.33312.01522445-1610-14L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2514.641--17815412-1213-2W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2616.6191.520416114-812-8L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2218.5503.51651429-1112-8W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1821.4627.01772027-1011-11W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1821.4627.01781809-119-10L3Game Log
New York Mets1524.38510.01491806-158-10L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2419.558--21520811-913-10L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants2520.5561.020919511-1014-10W2Game Log
Houston Astros2422.5221.518517910-1314-9L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2224.4783.52101958-1514-9W2Game Log
San Diego Padres1927.4136.51832168-1611-11W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1527.3578.51852265-1310-14L1Game Log

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