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Baseball on Thursday, July 12, 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 Tigers4Chicago White Sox1Box G1Pat Underwood (4-0)Fred Howard (1-4)NoneLance Parrish (12.5)
Texas Rangers6Kansas City Royals2BoxDoc Medich (3-3)Larry Gura (5-7)TEX  J Ellis 2 (10)John Ellis (36.4)
New York Yankees14Seattle Mariners2BoxCatfish Hunter (2-5)Mike Parrott (6-6)NYA  R Jackson (16), W Randolph (3)Mario Mendoza (18.6)
Milwaukee Brewers5Toronto Blue Jays3BoxMoose Haas (6-6)Tom Underwood (3-12)MIL  D Davis (7), S Lezcano (10)  TOR  J Mayberry (15)Dick Davis (35.8)
Chicago Cubs10Cincinnati Reds8BoxBruce Sutter (4-2)Doug Bair (5-5)CIN  G Foster (20)Barry Foote (51.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Houston Astros3BoxBert Blyleven (7-3)Joe Niekro (13-4)PIT  B Madlock (8), W Stargell (17)Bill Madlock (44.4)
San Francisco Giants5Montreal Expos3BoxJohn Montefusco (2-4)Steve Rogers (9-6)MON  G Carter (14)  SFN  J Clark (17)Dennis Littlejohn (26.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers5New York Mets12BoxDock Ellis (2-7)Burt Hooton (7-7)LAN  S Garvey (13)Joel Youngblood (16.1)
San Diego Padres3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxSteve Carlton (11-8)Rollie Fingers (7-7)PHI  M Trillo (2)Kurt Bevacqua (27.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5730.655--41333926-2131-9W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5332.6243.046034621-2232-10W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5138.5737.043338024-2327-15W2Game Log
New York Yankees4940.5519.039135923-2326-17W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4244.48814.542041320-2522-19W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4245.48315.039342617-2525-20W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2862.31130.531946415-3213-30L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5238.578--50440624-1928-19L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5038.5681.039936320-2130-17W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4640.5354.044239625-1921-21W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4345.4898.045947920-2523-20L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox4047.46010.540241022-2218-25L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3952.42913.541446815-2524-27L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2566.27527.53185189-3416-32L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos4833.593--35328919-2329-10L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs4637.5543.039438220-1826-19W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4439.5305.036733125-2019-19W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4742.5285.038938421-2526-17W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4341.5126.539237115-2327-19L2Game Log
New York Mets3648.42913.533037416-2819-21W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5338.582--32833023-2430-14L6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4744.5166.039638020-2427-20L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4445.4948.042641521-2523-20W3Game Log
San Diego Padres4151.44612.535338916-2925-22L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3851.42714.040244715-2723-24W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3654.40016.539243014-3222-22L2Game Log

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