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Baseball on Monday, July 23, 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 Athletics4Baltimore Orioles7BoxTippy Martinez (6-1)Matt Keough (0-12)BAL  P Kelly (4)Pat Kelly (77.2)
California Angels9Boston Red Sox2BoxDave Frost (8-6)Joel Finch (0-2)BOS  B Hobson (15), J Rice (22)  CAL  J Rudi (9)Joe Rudi (19.5)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians5BoxDan Spillner (4-2)Lary Sorensen (11-10)CLE  B Bonds (16)  MIL  D Davis (9)Dick Davis (34.5)
Chicago White Sox11Detroit Tigers3BoxSteve Trout (5-3)Steve Baker (1-7)CHA  J Orta (6), R Torres (5)Mike Squires (37.5)
Toronto Blue Jays6Minnesota Twins7BoxMike Marshall (10-9)Mark Lemongello (1-9)MIN  D Goodwin (1)Rick Bosetti (46.2)
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees6BoxEd Figueroa (4-6)Glenn Abbott (4-10)NYA  C Chambliss (13), J Spencer (10)Reggie Jackson (16.4)
Kansas City Royals5Texas Rangers4BoxDennis Leonard (6-7)Fergie Jenkins (10-7)KCA  F White (6)  TEX  B Bell (9), P Putnam (12)George Brett (15.5)
Cincinnati Reds1Chicago Cubs2BoxGuillermo Hernandez (2-0)Tom Hume (6-6)CHN  D Kingman (30)Ray Knight (18.0)
New York Mets1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJerry Reuss (3-8)Pete Falcone (1-7)LAN  D Lopes (22)Dave Lopes (19.2)
Atlanta Braves1Pittsburgh Pirates7Box G1Bert Blyleven (8-3)Preston Hanna (0-1)PIT  J Milner (9)Tim Foli (43.6)
Atlanta Braves8Pittsburgh Pirates0Box G2Phil Niekro (14-11)Jim Rooker (2-5)NoneBruce Benedict (19.6)
Philadelphia Phillies5San Diego Padres6BoxRollie Fingers (8-7)Ron Reed (6-5)PHI  M Schmidt (34)  SDN  D Winfield (24)Mike Schmidt (54.4)
Montreal Expos8San Francisco Giants3BoxDan Schatzeder (5-3)John Curtis (6-6)MON  A Dawson (17), L Parrish (11), T Perez (8)  SFN  M Ivie (15)Rodney Scott (23.0)
Houston Astros3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJoe Niekro (14-5)John Fulgham (3-3)NoneEnos Cabell (20.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6432.667--45635828-2236-10W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox5835.6244.549339124-2234-13L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5939.6026.049040527-2432-15L1Game Log
New York Yankees5344.54611.543639123-2630-18W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers4747.50016.046346123-2724-20L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4452.45820.041948818-2926-23W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2970.29336.534751615-3814-32L7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5742.576--54444426-2331-19W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5342.5582.050643627-2026-22W5Game Log
Texas Rangers5344.5463.044340322-2231-22L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4749.4908.549351522-2625-23W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4551.46910.544945026-2419-27W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4257.42415.044550417-2825-29L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2673.26331.034356510-3816-35L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos5338.582--41733922-2631-12W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5240.5651.542541922-1930-21W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5341.5641.542637827-2126-20L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5245.5364.042941323-2829-17L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4646.5007.542240717-2428-23L2Game Log
New York Mets4053.43014.035340117-3222-22L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5644.560--35737225-2831-16W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5149.5105.044341223-2728-22L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4851.4857.546546622-2826-23L2Game Log
San Diego Padres4655.45510.538642318-3128-24W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4158.41414.544649317-3224-26W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4058.40815.042647214-3526-23W2Game Log

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