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Baseball on Tuesday, September 11, 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
New York Yankees8Boston Red Sox3BoxRon Davis (11-2)Tom Burgmeier (3-2)BOS  F Lynn (37)  NYA  R Jackson (24)Reggie Jackson (43.5)
California Angels7Chicago White Sox8BoxEd Farmer (4-6)Don Aase (9-10)CAL  D Baylor (33), B Downing (10)  CHA  J Morrison 2 (11)Don Baylor (22.4)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers14BoxDave Rozema (4-3)Dan Spillner (8-4)DET  L Parrish (18), J Thompson (19)Jason Thompson (19.5)
Minnesota Twins3Kansas City Royals1BoxGeoff Zahn (11-6)Craig Chamberlain (4-2)MIN  D Goodwin (4)Rick Sofield (11.9)
Oakland Athletics0Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJim Slaton (14-8)Matt Keough (1-15)MIL  C Cooper (22)Cecil Cooper (17.5)
Seattle Mariners2Texas Rangers5BoxDoyle Alexander (4-6)Roy Branch (0-1)TEX  M Rivers (6)Billy Sample (24.3)
Baltimore Orioles1Toronto Blue Jays3BoxTom Underwood (7-16)Scott McGregor (11-5)TOR  R Carty (10)Rico Carty (15.6)
Houston Astros8Cincinnati Reds9BoxTom Hume (10-8)Joe Sambito (7-6)CIN  D Concepcion (15), G Foster (27)Dave Concepcion (66.6)
San Diego Padres3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxBob Owchinko (5-10)Don Sutton (12-14)LAN  S Garvey (25)Gene Richards (22.5)
Chicago Cubs6Montreal Expos8Box G1David Palmer (9-2)Lynn McGlothen (11-12)CHN  D Kingman (45)  MON  A Dawson (22), L Parrish (23)Andre Dawson (29.0)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos3Box G2Dan Schatzeder (10-4)Bill Caudill (0-7)MON  L Parrish (24)Larry Parrish (25.3)
Philadelphia Phillies5New York Mets2BoxNino Espinosa (14-11)Pete Falcone (5-13)PHI  G Luzinski (18)Greg Luzinski (22.5)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxDave Roberts (4-3)John Denny (7-11)PIT  W Stargell (28)Willie Stargell (37.4)
Atlanta Braves2San Francisco Giants1BoxLarry McWilliams (2-2)John Montefusco (3-8)NoneLarry Whisenton (33.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9448.662--67051143-2851-20L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8460.58311.071064038-3646-24W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7962.56014.574762934-3546-26L1Game Log
New York Yankees7863.55315.563758634-3544-28W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7668.52819.071467334-3842-30W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians7470.51421.068772632-3842-32L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4598.31549.553776020-5525-43W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels8065.552--79368435-3545-30L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7669.5244.075374936-3940-30L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins7470.5145.568464237-3337-37W2Game Log
Texas Rangers7273.4978.066362435-4037-33W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6380.44116.065468436-3926-42W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6185.41819.562972827-4434-41L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5095.34530.051876020-5030-45L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos8355.601--61950032-3651-19W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8658.5973.068358145-2941-29W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7765.5428.064560836-3340-33L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs7369.51412.065162930-3843-31L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies7272.50014.060364435-4037-32W1Game Log
New York Mets5686.39429.052762527-4428-43L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8263.566--68359237-3445-29W1Game Log
Houston Astros8163.5620.551951732-3649-27L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6876.47213.565466130-4538-31L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6382.43419.062467332-4531-37L2Game Log
San Diego Padres6283.42820.053861126-4736-36W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves5687.39225.059269726-4430-43W1Game Log

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