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Baseball on Monday, August 13, 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
Chicago White Sox7Baltimore Orioles0BoxSteve Trout (7-5)Scott McGregor (7-4)CHA  G Pryor (3)Chet Lemon (14.6)
Minnesota Twins5Boston Red Sox6BoxTom Burgmeier (3-1)Mike Marshall (10-11)BOS  B Hobson (20), F Lynn (32), J Rice (31)Fred Lynn (45.4)
Detroit Tigers5California Angels3BoxJack Morris (10-5)Nolan Ryan (12-8)CAL  D Baylor (28)Lou Whitaker (57.9)
Kansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJim Slaton (12-6)Dan Quisenberry (2-1)KCA  A Otis (15)  MIL  S Lezcano (19), B Oglivie (22)Gorman Thomas (32.7)
Texas Rangers2New York Yankees3BoxRon Guidry (11-7)Fergie Jenkins (12-9)NYA  O Gamble (10), G Nettles (15)Oscar Gamble (44.1)
Toronto Blue Jays4Oakland Athletics2BoxButch Edge (1-0)Mike Norris (3-5)NoneTim Johnson (20.6)
Cleveland Indians6Seattle Mariners0BoxRick Wise (13-6)Floyd Bannister (6-12)CLE  B Bonds (18), M Hargrove (7)Mike Hargrove (15.3)
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros4BoxJ.R. Richard (12-11)Steve Rogers (10-7)NoneTerry Puhl (17.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates9Philadelphia Phillies1BoxJim Bibby (9-2)Larry Christenson (3-8)PIT  J Milner (15), O Moreno (8)John Milner (27.4)
Chicago Cubs2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMark Littell (8-3)Guillermo Hernandez (4-2)NoneKen Oberkfell (19.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7639.661--55543335-2541-14L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7144.6175.063549931-2740-17W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6850.5769.558152531-2837-22W2Game Log
New York Yankees6253.53914.051347026-3036-23W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6058.50817.554558929-3231-26W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5958.50418.057157227-3432-24W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3781.31440.543161418-4319-38W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6752.563--64652731-2836-24L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6254.5343.557552431-2631-28L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6156.5215.061860528-3133-25L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6058.5086.555051125-3135-27L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5363.45712.553855631-2622-37W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4970.41218.051761022-3627-34L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics3584.29432.041865814-4421-40L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6750.573--55348734-2533-25W3Game Log
Montreal Expos6350.5582.050743525-3238-18L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6153.5354.553351926-3035-23L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6155.5265.553650527-3033-26W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6059.5048.052154725-3635-23L3Game Log
New York Mets4966.42617.043250522-3526-32L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6950.580--44144327-3142-19W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6555.5424.556148830-3035-25L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5662.47512.553855127-3429-28W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5366.44516.045351221-3732-29W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5265.44416.055156619-4033-25L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4772.39522.051658419-4128-31W1Game Log

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