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Baseball on Friday, June 29, 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
Toronto Blue Jays1Baltimore Orioles6Box G1Scott McGregor (2-2)Dave Stieb (0-1)BAL  D DeCinces (7), L May (13)  TOR  O Velez (6)Rich Dauer (28.3)
Toronto Blue Jays0Baltimore Orioles4Box G2Steve Stone (6-5)Phil Huffman (4-9)BAL  P Kelly (3), J Lowenstein (7)Gary Roenicke (27.2)
Cleveland Indians6Detroit Tigers8BoxMilt Wilcox (6-4)Victor Cruz (0-5)DET  L Jones (2), J Wockenfuss (5)Lynn Jones (55.2)
California Angels6Kansas City Royals5BoxMark Clear (8-2)Marty Pattin (3-1)CAL  D Baylor (14)Willie Wilson (48.6)
Seattle Mariners3Milwaukee Brewers2BoxGlenn Abbott (4-8)Lary Sorensen (9-8)SEA  R Jones (15)Leon Roberts (24.0)
Chicago White Sox2Minnesota Twins5BoxJerry Koosman (9-6)Rich Wortham (7-8)CHA  L Johnson (5)  MIN  R Smalley (13)Roy Smalley (8.7)
Boston Red Sox3New York Yankees2BoxDick Drago (7-3)Jim Kaat (2-1)BOS  J Rice (18)Fred Lynn (17.8)
Oakland Athletics3Texas Rangers5BoxDanny Darwin (1-0)Matt Keough (0-10)NoneLarvell Blanks (21.6)
Atlanta Braves5Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxRick Matula (6-5)Rick Sutcliffe (7-6)LAN  R Cey (16)Ron Cey (43.0)
Montreal Expos5Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxBruce Kison (4-4)Bill Lee (7-5)MON  T Hutton (1), J White (2)  PIT  L Lacy (3), B Robinson (18)Tom Hutton (24.3)
Houston Astros4San Diego Padres1BoxJoaquin Andujar (9-4)Gaylord Perry (7-6)HOU  T Puhl (6)  SDN  D Winfield (16)Rafael Landestoy (18.1)
Cincinnati Reds4San Francisco Giants6BoxPedro Borbon (3-2)Manny Sarmiento (0-4)NoneDarrell Evans (30.9)
Philadelphia Phillies8St. Louis Cardinals7Box G1Kevin Saucier (1-0)Bob Forsch (3-8)PHI  M Schmidt (22)Greg Luzinski (47.1)
Philadelphia Phillies1St. Louis Cardinals7Box G2Pete Vuckovich (7-4)Larry Christenson (2-6)NoneGeorge Hendrick (27.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5224.684--37328723-1529-9W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox4627.6304.539629517-1729-10W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4333.5669.037533620-2123-12L1Game Log
New York Yankees4135.53911.033730718-2123-14L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3536.49314.535834816-2319-13W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3341.44618.031835315-2418-17L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2455.30429.527542712-2712-28L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers4333.566--34531619-1824-15W7Game Log
Kansas City Royals4234.5531.042139520-1922-15L1Game Log
California Angels4335.5511.042236822-1921-16W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3834.5283.036434222-1516-19W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3342.4409.534535618-1815-24L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3444.43610.035438513-2021-24W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2256.28222.02734417-3015-26L7Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos4227.609--31124916-2126-6L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs3632.5295.531132917-1719-15W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3733.5295.533230412-1924-15W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3734.5216.032829518-1619-18W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3837.5077.032832920-2318-14L1Game Log
New York Mets3139.44311.527330214-2316-17W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros4831.608--29728018-2030-11W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4037.5197.034733519-2221-15L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants3838.5008.537436117-1921-19W1Game Log
San Diego Padres3545.43713.530234612-2623-19L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3345.42314.535137211-2522-20L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves3047.39017.033839013-2717-20W1Game Log

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