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Baseball on Wednesday, July 04, 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
Kansas City Royals4Boston Red Sox6BoxMike Torrez (9-4)Al Hrabosky (6-4)BOS  D Evans (11), F Lynn (22)Willie Wilson (28.0)
Oakland Athletics6California Angels17BoxMark Clear (9-2)Dave Heaverlo (3-9)CAL  D Baylor (19)  OAK  T Armas (5), M Page (8)Don Baylor (56.4)
Chicago White Sox16Cleveland Indians4BoxRoss Baumgarten (7-5)Rick Waits (9-7)CHA  C Lemon (9), W Nordhagen (3), R Torres (2), C Washington (7)  CLE  B Bonds (13)Mike Colbern (14.0)
Toronto Blue Jays7Detroit Tigers6BoxTom Buskey (4-2)Dave Tobik (1-4)DET  R Staub (7), C Summers (8)  TOR  R Howell (7), J Mayberry (13), O Velez (7)Otto Velez (43.6)
Seattle Mariners2Minnesota Twins7BoxJerry Koosman (10-6)Glenn Abbott (4-9)MIN  H Powell (2), R Smalley (15)Hosken Powell (16.2)
Milwaukee Brewers3New York Yankees4BoxLuis Tiant (5-3)Bill Travers (5-4)MIL  D Davis (6), B Martinez (2)  NYA  R Jackson (13)Reggie Jackson (29.7)
Baltimore Orioles5Texas Rangers9BoxDanny Darwin (2-0)Mike Flanagan (10-6)BAL  A Bumbry (3), G Roenicke (14)  TEX  B Sample (4)Bump Wills (19.3)
San Francisco Giants6Atlanta Braves7BoxJoey McLaughlin (2-1)Gary Lavelle (7-5)ATL  G Matthews (17)  SFN  J Clark (15)Jeff Burroughs (39.1)
Montreal Expos2Chicago Cubs1BoxBill Lee (8-5)Bill Caudill (0-2)MON  W Cromartie (6), E Valentine (9)Ellis Valentine (11.4)
Houston Astros3Cincinnati Reds2BoxJoaquin Andujar (10-4)Bill Bonham (3-2)CIN  K Griffey (7)Jose Cruz (24.3)
New York Mets0Philadelphia Phillies1BoxSteve Carlton (9-8)Andy Hassler (2-4)NoneLarry Bowa (9.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers0San Diego Padres6BoxBob Shirley (4-8)Don Sutton (7-9)SDN  D Winfield (18)Dave Winfield (14.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBert Blyleven (6-3)Pete Vuckovich (7-5)PIT  E Ott (5), W Stargell 2 (14)Bill Madlock (27.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5427.667--39030923-1831-9L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox4929.6283.542231418-1931-10W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4634.5757.540334621-2225-12L1Game Log
New York Yankees4437.54310.035832718-2126-16W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3640.47415.538137816-2320-17L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians3643.45617.034338817-2519-18L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2657.31329.029844614-2912-28W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers4734.580--37633719-1828-16W3Game Log
California Angels4835.5781.047238424-1924-16W6Game Log
Minnesota Twins4335.5512.541036122-1521-20W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4238.5254.543243320-2122-17L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox3445.43012.036938519-2115-24W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3549.41713.537243114-2521-24L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2360.27725.02984858-3415-26L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos4528.616--32525619-2226-6W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4035.5336.034630921-1619-19W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs3935.5276.533635317-1722-18L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4239.5197.035335221-2521-14W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3937.5137.536033312-1926-19L3Game Log
New York Mets3244.42114.529233415-2816-17L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5231.627--31028522-2030-11W6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4141.50010.535735020-2421-17L4Game Log
San Francisco Giants4041.49411.039137917-2123-20L2Game Log
San Diego Padres3748.43516.031536112-2625-22W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves3447.42017.035940315-2719-20W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3449.41018.036439312-2722-22L2Game Log

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