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Baseball on Saturday, September 08, 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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Players who DEBUTED on this date.PosHiLvlMLB YrsYears PlayedBoxscore
Kirk GibsonOFMLB1979-19951978-1995Boxscore
Pedro Hernandez3B-OFMLB1979-19821978-1985Boxscore
Rick PetersOFMLB1979-19861976-1986Boxscore
John PoffOF-1BMLB1979-19801973-1981Boxscore
Players who DIED on this datePosAgeHiLvlMLB YrsYears Played
Rick Joseph3B-1B39MLB1964-19701964-1970
Players BORN on this datePosPlaceHiLvlMLB YrsYears Played
Eric BlakeleyIFColdwater,OhioAAA-2000-2008
Jake BolligOFGreat Bend,KansasInd-2001-2004
Stockton DavisPTulsa,OklahomaA+-1999-2004
Lou FerrellIFConroe,TexasInd-2001-2004
Garris GonceOFOrange Park,FloridaA--2001-2002
Matt GossOFLakeland,FloridaInd-2000-2002
Brian OwensPBrandon,MississippiNCAA-2002-2003

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