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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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