Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.

Baseball on Wednesday, May 30, 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
Cleveland Indians6Chicago White Sox4BoxRick Waits (7-3)Ross Baumgarten (5-2)CHA  L Johnson (2)  CLE  R Pruitt (1)Lamar Johnson (36.4)
Baltimore Orioles1Kansas City Royals2BoxRich Gale (5-3)Mike Flanagan (6-4)KCA  A Otis (3)Amos Otis (18.6)
New York Yankees5Milwaukee Brewers2BoxRon Davis (2-0)Bob McClure (3-1)NYA  L Piniella (5)Paul Molitor (41.8)
Oakland Athletics5Minnesota Twins4BoxJohn Henry Johnson (2-7)Roger Erickson (0-5)MIN  R Wilfong (4)Craig Kusick (36.4)
California Angels3Seattle Mariners2BoxNolan Ryan (6-3)Shane Rawley (2-5)CAL  D Baylor (9)  SEA  R Jones (9), L Roberts (7)Leon Roberts (23.5)
Boston Red Sox2Texas Rangers3BoxJim Kern (7-0)Dick Drago (3-2)TEX  J Grubb (5)Butch Hobson (24.2)
Detroit Tigers8Toronto Blue Jays2BoxMilt Wilcox (4-2)Phil Huffman (2-5)DET  L Parrish (5), R Staub (3)Rico Carty (26.7)
Cincinnati Reds3Houston Astros6BoxJoe Niekro (7-2)Tom Seaver (2-4)HOU  C Cedeno (4)Terry Puhl (16.7)
San Francisco Giants5Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxJerry Reuss (2-4)Gary Lavelle (3-2)LAN  R Cey (9), D Lopes (10)  SFN  B Madlock (5)Dave Lopes (24.7)
Philadelphia Phillies0Montreal Expos2BoxBill Lee (5-2)Nino Espinosa (5-5)MON  G Carter (9)Gary Carter (11.5)
Chicago Cubs2Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxJim Rooker (2-0)Lynn McGlothen (6-6)CHN  D Kingman (15)  PIT  B Robinson (10), W Stargell (10)Willie Stargell (14.1)
Atlanta Braves2San Diego Padres10BoxBob Shirley (2-4)Bo McLaughlin (1-3)SDN  D Winfield (10)Dave Winfield (51.5)
New York Mets3St. Louis Cardinals7BoxSilvio Martinez (3-1)Craig Swan (4-4)SLN  L Brock (3), T Simmons (10)Ted Simmons (30.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles3018.625--24418415-1215-6L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2619.5782.52191819-1117-8L2Game Log
New York Yankees2622.5424.021319812-1414-8W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2723.5404.023419611-1616-7L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2121.5006.02172109-1212-9W5Game Log
Cleveland Indians2126.4478.51872238-1413-12W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1237.24518.51852776-156-22L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels3019.612--26721416-1214-7W5Game Log
Texas Rangers2819.5961.021720013-915-10W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins2619.5782.023621816-710-12L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2821.5712.026825013-1215-9W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2424.5005.523422713-1211-12L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1732.34713.01702677-1810-14W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1733.34013.52172636-1511-18L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2815.651--20016812-1216-3W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2720.5743.021218414-1013-10L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2420.5454.518816210-1213-9W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2222.5006.521119411-1211-10W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs2024.4558.51912279-1311-11L2Game Log
New York Mets1727.38611.51702057-169-12L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros2823.549--21019012-1416-9W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2622.5421.523222713-1213-10L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants2525.5002.523222611-1214-13L5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2526.4903.02332188-1517-11W2Game Log
San Diego Padres2329.4425.52092408-1615-13W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves1830.3758.52112588-1610-14L3Game Log

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