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Baseball on Sunday, July 22, 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
Oakland Athletics1Baltimore Orioles4BoxSteve Stone (7-7)Rick Langford (5-11)BAL  E Murray (13)  OAK  D Revering (7)Doug DeCinces (30.8)
California Angels5Boston Red Sox6BoxBill Campbell (3-3)Mark Clear (10-3)BOS  D Evans (13)  CAL  D Baylor (24)Dwight Evans (50.5)
Milwaukee Brewers14Cleveland Indians5Box G1Mike Caldwell (11-5)Mike Paxton (6-5)CLE  A Thornton (15)  MIL  C Cooper 2 (13), S Lezcano (14), R Yount (7)Ben Oglivie (18.8)
Milwaukee Brewers5Cleveland Indians3Box G2Paul Mitchell (2-6)David Clyde (2-2)CLE  A Thornton (16)Mike Hargrove (16.8)
Chicago White Sox0Detroit Tigers1BoxMilt Wilcox (8-4)Randy Scarbery (1-4)NoneJerry Morales (10.0)
Toronto Blue Jays1Minnesota Twins13BoxPete Redfern (5-0)Dave Lemanczyk (7-8)MIN  G Adams (8)  TOR  O Velez (9)Danny Goodwin (19.7)
Seattle Mariners0New York Yankees4BoxJim Kaat (3-1)Rick Honeycutt (6-7)NoneThurman Munson (17.0)
Kansas City Royals7Texas Rangers6BoxDan Quisenberry (1-0)Sparky Lyle (4-7)KCA  G Brett 3 (12)  TEX  R Zisk (9)George Brett (77.7)
Cincinnati Reds12Chicago Cubs1Box G1Bill Bonham (4-4)Ken Holtzman (6-7)CIN  D Concepcion (10), J Kennedy (1)Johnny Bench (32.2)
Cincinnati Reds4Chicago Cubs8Box G2Dick Tidrow (9-3)Mario Soto (0-2)CIN  D Driessen (14)Ken Henderson (48.3)
New York Mets3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxLerrin LaGrow (2-4)Ed Glynn (0-2)NoneManny Mota (19.5)
Atlanta Braves4Pittsburgh Pirates5Box G1Don Robinson (6-5)Eddie Solomon (4-7)ATL  D Murphy (14)Gary Matthews (34.0)
Atlanta Braves2Pittsburgh Pirates3Box G2Jim Bibby (6-2)Mickey Mahler (2-9)ATL  G Matthews (20)  PIT  J Bibby (1)Jim Bibby (27.5)
Philadelphia Phillies5San Diego Padres2BoxNino Espinosa (10-7)John D'Acquisto (6-7)PHI  M Schmidt (33)Greg Gross (18.9)
Montreal Expos6San Francisco Giants8Box G1Vida Blue (8-8)Ross Grimsley (8-6)MON  E Valentine (13)  SFN  D Evans (11), B North (5)Billy North (22.5)
Montreal Expos15San Francisco Giants5Box G2Rudy May (4-0)Ed Whitson (3-5)MON  E Valentine (14)Larry Parrish (20.9)
Houston Astros7St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJoe Sambito (5-3)Will McEnaney (0-1)HOU  T Puhl (7)  SLN  J Mumphrey (2)Jose Cruz (56.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6332.663--44935428-2235-10W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox5834.6303.549138224-2234-12W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5938.6085.048640027-2332-15W10Game Log
New York Yankees5244.54211.543038923-2629-18W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers4746.50515.046045023-2724-19W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4352.45320.041448418-2925-23L4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2969.29635.534150915-3714-32L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5642.571--53544225-2331-19L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins5242.5532.049943027-2025-22W4Game Log
Texas Rangers5343.5522.043939822-2231-21L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4649.4848.548851121-2625-23W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4451.46310.543844725-2419-27L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners4256.42914.044349817-2725-29L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2672.26530.033955810-3716-35L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos5238.578--40933621-2631-12W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5240.5651.041936927-2125-19W8Game Log
Chicago Cubs5140.5601.542341822-1929-21W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5244.5423.042440723-2729-17W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4645.5056.542040417-2428-22L1Game Log
New York Mets4052.43513.035239817-3122-22L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5544.556--35437024-2831-16W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5148.5154.044241023-2628-22L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4850.4906.546245822-2826-22L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4555.45010.538041818-3127-24L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4057.41214.043748616-3124-26L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3958.40215.042347114-3525-23W1Game Log

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