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Baseball on Sunday, July 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
Minnesota Twins3California Angels9BoxSteve Eddy (1-0)Darrell Jackson (2-2)CAL  D Ford (13), J Rudi (10)  MIN  D Goodwin (2)Carney Lansford (17.0)
Cleveland Indians9Chicago White Sox6BoxRick Wise (11-5)Ken Kravec (9-9)CLE  G Alexander (12), R Manning (2)Gary Alexander (24.7)
Baltimore Orioles6Kansas City Royals4BoxScott McGregor (6-3)Paul Splittorff (10-11)BAL  G Roenicke 2 (17)Gary Roenicke (36.5)
New York Yankees3Milwaukee Brewers5BoxBill Travers (9-4)Catfish Hunter (2-6)NoneSixto Lezcano (13.3)
Seattle Mariners1Oakland Athletics2BoxMike Morgan (1-6)Floyd Bannister (5-10)NoneJeff Newman (10.7)
Boston Red Sox3Texas Rangers2BoxMike Torrez (11-6)Doyle Alexander (3-6)TEX  J Sundberg (4)Rick Burleson (21.0)
Detroit Tigers5Toronto Blue Jays4BoxPat Underwood (6-1)Jim Clancy (2-7)DET  S Kemp (16), L Parrish 2 (15)  TOR  R Carty (7)Rico Carty (42.9)
Cincinnati Reds9Atlanta Braves4BoxFred Norman (8-8)Rick Matula (6-7)CIN  R Knight (4)Ray Knight (28.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Houston Astros4BoxJ.R. Richard (9-11)Terry Forster (1-2)LAN  D Thomas (2)Jose Cruz (21.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Montreal Expos5BoxSteve Rogers (10-6)Bruce Kison (6-6)PIT  W Stargell (21)Andre Dawson (20.4)
Chicago Cubs0New York Mets4BoxKevin Kobel (5-5)Dennis Lamp (7-7)NYN  R Hebner (7)Richie Hebner (17.1)
St. Louis Cardinals6Philadelphia Phillies5BoxPete Vuckovich (10-7)Randy Lerch (6-10)PHI  G Luzinski (12), M Schmidt (36)Jerry Mumphrey (22.9)
San Francisco Giants4San Diego Padres2BoxJohn Montefusco (3-4)Bob Shirley (4-11)SFN  J Clark (21)Jack Clark (17.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6934.670--50738330-2339-11W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6237.6265.052841926-2336-14W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6341.6066.551943528-2635-15W3Game Log
New York Yankees5548.53414.045942523-2932-19L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers5149.51016.549248025-2826-21W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5052.49018.545850524-2926-23W7Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3272.30837.537353215-3817-34L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6045.571--57346327-2533-20W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5447.5354.051646428-2226-25L2Game Log
Texas Rangers5448.5294.546342522-2432-24L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5052.4908.552254524-2726-25L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4656.45112.547549526-2420-32L4Game Log
Seattle Mariners4462.41516.546754619-3325-29L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2976.27631.036660111-4018-36W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos5542.567--43937023-2732-15W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5645.5542.046541230-2226-23L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5444.5511.544744524-2330-21L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5147.5204.545543420-2430-24W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5250.5105.544946023-3029-20L6Game Log
New York Mets4455.44412.037642319-3224-24W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6046.566--39039925-2835-18W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5750.5333.548844729-2828-22W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5154.4868.548748625-2926-25W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4859.44912.540644918-3130-28L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4460.42315.047950416-3728-23L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4363.40617.048253418-3425-29L1Game Log

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