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Baseball on Tuesday, May 29, 1979

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians2Chicago White Sox4BoxRich Wortham (6-4)Eric Wilkins (2-3)NoneDuane Kuiper (12.7)
Baltimore Orioles8Kansas City Royals1BoxJim Palmer (6-2)Paul Splittorff (7-4)BAL  R Dauer (4), L May (10), G Roenicke (9), K Singleton (12)Rich Dauer (34.2)
New York Yankees3Milwaukee Brewers7BoxMoose Haas (3-3)Catfish Hunter (0-4)MIL  C Cooper 2 (11)  NYA  R Jackson (9), G Nettles (9)Paul Molitor (20.3)
California Angels6Seattle Mariners4BoxJim Barr (3-0)Mike Parrott (2-1)CAL  C Lansford (5)  SEA  R Jones (8), B Stinson (3)Bobby Grich (27.2)
Detroit Tigers9Toronto Blue Jays8BoxDave Tobik (1-0)Tom Buskey (1-1)NoneLance Parrish (46.5)
Cincinnati Reds1Houston Astros2BoxRandy Niemann (1-0)Paul Moskau (4-2)NoneCesar Cedeno (24.7)
San Francisco Giants5Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxTerry Forster (1-0)Gary Lavelle (3-1)LAN  D Baker (6), R Cey (8)Bill Madlock (35.3)
Philadelphia Phillies0Montreal Expos9BoxSteve Rogers (5-2)Dick Ruthven (6-3)MON  E Valentine (5)Chris Speier (18.0)
Chicago Cubs0Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxDon Robinson (4-3)Ken Holtzman (4-4)PIT  P Garner (3), D Parker (7)Phil Garner (11.5)
Atlanta Braves3San Diego Padres6Box G1Gaylord Perry (4-4)Tony Brizzolara (1-1)SDN  D Winfield (9)Gene Tenace (30.8)
Atlanta Braves2San Diego Padres3Box G2Bob Owchinko (2-1)Phil Niekro (5-8)ATL  B Bonnell (7)  SDN  J Turner (4)Jerry Turner (37.1)
New York Mets6St. Louis Cardinals2BoxPat Zachry (4-0)Pete Vuckovich (4-3)NoneJohn Stearns (15.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles3017.638--24318215-1115-6W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2618.5912.52171789-1017-8L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2722.5514.023219111-1616-6W1Game Log
New York Yankees2522.5325.020819611-1414-8L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2021.4887.02092088-1212-9W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians2026.4359.51812197-1413-12L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1236.25018.51832696-156-21L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels2919.604--26421215-1214-7W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins2618.5912.023221316-710-11W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2719.5871.021419813-914-10W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2721.5622.026624913-1214-9L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2423.5114.523022113-1211-11W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1732.34712.52152606-1511-17L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics1632.33313.01652636-1810-14L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2715.643--19816812-1215-3W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2719.5872.021218214-913-10L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2320.5354.518115910-1212-9L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2122.4886.520219211-1210-10W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs2023.4657.51892189-1211-11L1Game Log
New York Mets1726.39510.51671987-159-12W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2621.553--22922113-1113-10L1Game Log
Houston Astros2723.5401.520418712-1415-9W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2524.5102.022722011-1114-13L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2426.4803.52272138-1516-11W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2229.4316.01992388-1614-13W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1829.3838.02092488-1510-14L2Game Log

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