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Baseball on Tuesday, June 19, 1979

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers10Boston Red Sox4BoxAurelio Lopez (2-1)Bob Stanley (7-5)DET  L Parrish (7)Alan Trammell (26.7)
Texas Rangers2California Angels1BoxJohn Henry Johnson (3-8)Jim Barr (3-2)CAL  B Grich (16)Pat Putnam (18.9)
Seattle Mariners7Chicago White Sox2BoxRick Honeycutt (4-5)Rich Wortham (7-6)CHA  W Nordhagen (2)Wayne Nordhagen (20.9)
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians4BoxTim Stoddard (3-1)Mike Paxton (4-3)BAL  E Murray (6)  CLE  T Harrah (7)Andre Thornton (38.4)
Minnesota Twins9Milwaukee Brewers10BoxBob McClure (4-1)Mike Bacsik (1-1)MIN  H Powell (1), R Smalley (11)Dick Davis (49.1)
Toronto Blue Jays5New York Yankees4BoxPhil Huffman (4-7)Tommy John (10-3)NYA  G Nettles (12)Luis Gomez (31.4)
Kansas City Royals5Oakland Athletics6BoxDave Heaverlo (3-7)Al Hrabosky (4-3)OAK  W Gross (8), M Heath 2 (2), M Page (5), D Revering (4)Mike Heath (43.0)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves10BoxPhil Niekro (8-9)Larry Christenson (1-5)ATL  G Matthews (15)  PHI  G Luzinski (7)Jerry Royster (26.5)
New York Mets1Houston Astros3BoxJoaquin Andujar (7-4)Andy Hassler (1-3)NoneTerry Puhl (10.4)
Chicago Cubs7Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDick Tidrow (5-2)Rick Sutcliffe (7-5)LAN  R Cey (13), R Smith (6)Ron Cey (18.2)
Cincinnati Reds2Montreal Expos3BoxBill Lee (7-3)Mike LaCoss (8-1)CIN  P Blair (2)Paul Blair (15.1)
St. Louis Cardinals7San Diego Padres2BoxJohn Fulgham (1-0)Eric Rasmussen (3-7)NoneKen Reitz (22.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates9San Francisco Giants4BoxJohn Candelaria (5-6)John Montefusco (1-3)PIT  W Stargell (12)  SFN  J Clark (12), L Herndon (4), B North (3)Ed Ott (30.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles4322.662--32124922-1521-7W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox3925.6093.534326715-1524-10L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3730.5527.031528716-1921-11W3Game Log
New York Yankees3432.5159.529428216-2018-12L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers3130.50810.031029215-1816-12W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3233.49211.028831014-1718-16L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2246.32422.525336911-2011-26W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels4128.594--39130921-1620-12L1Game Log
Texas Rangers3531.5304.528828515-1620-15W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals3532.5225.034935116-1819-14L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3230.5165.531129918-1314-17L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox3134.4778.031631117-1514-19L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners2940.42012.031333911-1918-21W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics2048.29420.52293717-2613-22W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos3724.607--27721914-1923-5W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3428.5483.530127112-1821-11W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3229.5255.028325315-1517-14W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs3230.5165.527830815-1617-14W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3432.5155.528827816-1818-14L2Game Log
New York Mets2735.43510.524027011-2115-15L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros4029.580--25925316-1924-10W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3631.5373.030929616-1820-13L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3334.4936.033031715-1818-16L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3138.4499.032933010-2221-16L1Game Log
San Diego Padres3139.4439.527631611-2220-17L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2442.36414.528934810-2414-18W2Game Log

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