Baseball on Wednesday, June 27, 1979

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians1Baltimore Orioles3BoxJim Palmer (7-3)Mike Paxton (4-4)CLE  T Harrah (9)Pat Kelly (16.9)
Boston Red Sox3Detroit Tigers1BoxBob Stanley (8-5)Dave Tobik (1-3)DET  C Summers (6)Tom Poquette (20.3)
Oakland Athletics3Kansas City Royals10BoxSteve Busby (3-5)Mike Morgan (0-1)OAK  M Page (7)Pete LaCock (42.9)
Milwaukee Brewers9Minnesota Twins8BoxMike Caldwell (8-5)Gary Serum (0-2)MIL  B Oglivie 2 (14), G Thomas (18)  MIN  G Adams (4)Paul Molitor (15.2)
Chicago White Sox3Seattle Mariners4BoxShane Rawley (5-6)Ken Kravec (8-6)NoneBill Stein (34.8)
California Angels2Texas Rangers4BoxSteve Comer (7-6)Nolan Ryan (9-5)CAL  C Lansford (9)  TEX  O Gamble (7)Oscar Gamble (31.9)
Philadelphia Phillies4Chicago Cubs11BoxMike Krukow (5-5)Randy Lerch (4-6)CHN  D Kingman (26), M Krukow (1), J Martin (12)Dave Kingman (17.4)
Cincinnati Reds9Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxFred Norman (4-7)Jerry Reuss (2-7)CIN  J Morgan (4)Rick Auerbach (31.2)
New York Mets12Pittsburgh Pirates9BoxWayne Twitchell (2-0)Grant Jackson (4-1)NYN  S Henderson (4), W Montanez (4)  PIT  E Ott (4)Lee Mazzilli (58.3)
Atlanta Braves1San Diego Padres2Box G1Rollie Fingers (7-5)Phil Niekro (9-10)NoneJay Johnstone (33.6)
Atlanta Braves5San Diego Padres2Box G2Joey McLaughlin (1-1)Bob Owchinko (3-4)NoneGlenn Hubbard (41.8)
Houston Astros3San Francisco Giants6BoxGreg Minton (1-0)Tom Dixon (1-2)HOU  E Cabell (5)Billy North (39.1)
Montreal Expos0St. Louis Cardinals5BoxSilvio Martinez (6-2)Steve Rogers (7-5)NoneLou Brock (13.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5023.685--36028023-1527-8W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox4526.6344.039028716-1629-10W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4232.5688.536732819-2123-11W1Game Log
New York Yankees4034.54110.533030117-2123-13W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3336.47815.034433916-2317-13L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3240.44417.530634214-2318-17L10Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2452.31627.527141212-2512-27L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers4133.554--32630919-1822-15W5Game Log
Kansas City Royals4133.554--40938320-1921-14W5Game Log
California Angels4234.5531.041234921-1821-16L6Game Log
Minnesota Twins3733.5292.035433422-1515-18L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3241.4388.534135017-1715-24L6Game Log
Seattle Mariners3343.4349.035038112-2021-23W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2254.28920.02644297-2815-26L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos4226.618--30624316-2026-6L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3632.5296.031132917-1719-15W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3632.5296.031829512-1923-14W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3633.5226.532028718-1618-17L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3736.5077.531931519-2218-14L1Game Log
New York Mets3039.43512.527030013-2316-17W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros4631.597--28727416-2030-11L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3936.5206.034132818-2121-15W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3737.5007.536335117-1920-18W2Game Log
San Diego Padres3444.43612.529533712-2622-18L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3343.43412.534836511-2522-18L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2946.38716.032838212-2617-20W1Game Log

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