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Baseball on Thursday, June 21, 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
Detroit Tigers2Boston Red Sox3BoxDennis Eckersley (8-3)Jack Morris (4-4)BOS  J Rice (15)  DET  L Parrish (8)Jim Rice (18.5)
Texas Rangers3California Angels2BoxSparky Lyle (4-6)Dave LaRoche (2-7)NoneWillie Aikens (49.2)
Seattle Mariners5Chicago White Sox9BoxFrancisco Barrios (7-3)Joe Decker (0-1)CHA  L Johnson (4), M May (3)  SEA  D Meyer (9)Greg Pryor (15.8)
Minnesota Twins2Milwaukee Brewers3BoxMike Caldwell (7-5)Gary Serum (0-1)NoneCecil Cooper (30.6)
Toronto Blue Jays1New York Yankees3BoxLuis Tiant (3-2)Dave Lemanczyk (7-4)NoneBucky Dent (17.3)
Kansas City Royals7Oakland Athletics10BoxSteve McCatty (5-2)Steve Busby (2-5)KCA  G Brett (8)  OAK  T Armas (2), W Gross (9), D Revering (5)Mike Edwards (35.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Atlanta Braves4BoxDon Sutton (7-7)Mickey Mahler (2-8)ATL  B Horner (10), G Matthews (16)  LAN  R Smith (7), S Yeager (5)Steve Yeager (37.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles4422.667--32625223-1521-7W6Game Log
Boston Red Sox4125.6213.035927215-1526-10W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3930.5656.532629216-1923-11W5Game Log
New York Yankees3633.5229.530128716-2020-13W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3132.49211.531530815-2016-12L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3234.48512.029131514-1718-17L4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2348.32423.525837612-2211-26L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels4229.592--39831621-1621-13L1Game Log
Texas Rangers3632.5294.529529216-1720-15W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals3633.5225.036536317-1919-14L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3232.5006.531631018-1514-17L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox3235.4788.032832117-1515-20W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3041.42312.032335112-2018-21L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2149.30020.52413877-2614-23W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos3824.613--28222314-1924-5W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3429.5404.530227412-1921-11L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3329.5325.029125816-1517-14W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3532.5225.529828217-1818-14W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3230.5166.027830815-1617-14W1Game Log
New York Mets2736.42911.524427511-2215-15L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros4129.586--26425716-1925-10W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3632.5294.031330116-1920-13L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants3335.4857.033532515-1818-17L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3238.4579.033533411-2221-16W1Game Log
San Diego Padres3239.4519.527931711-2221-17W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2444.35316.029736410-2414-20L2Game Log

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