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Baseball on Tuesday, September 18, 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 Twins0Chicago White Sox1BoxKen Kravec (13-13)Dave Goltz (14-12)NoneMike Squires (4.9)
New York Yankees3Cleveland Indians16BoxMike Paxton (8-7)Paul Mirabella (0-4)CLE  T Cox (4), T Harrah 2 (19), C Johnson 2 (15)  NYA  O Gamble (14)Cliff Johnson (13.3)
Baltimore Orioles1Detroit Tigers2BoxDan Petry (6-5)Mike Flanagan (22-8)BAL  D DeCinces (15)  DET  R LeFlore (6)Ron LeFlore (22.0)
California Angels6Kansas City Royals4BoxDave Frost (15-9)Rich Gale (9-10)NoneDan Ford (15.6)
Texas Rangers9Oakland Athletics5BoxFergie Jenkins (15-13)Steve McCatty (11-10)OAK  D Revering (18)Al Oliver (29.8)
Milwaukee Brewers7Seattle Mariners6BoxJerry Augustine (7-6)Shane Rawley (5-8)MIL  J Gantner (2)  SEA  B Bochte (15)Jim Gantner (47.2)
Boston Red Sox8Toronto Blue Jays3BoxMike Torrez (15-12)Phil Huffman (6-16)BOS  D Evans (20)Dwight Evans (23.3)
Atlanta Braves1Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxJerry Reuss (7-13)Eddie Solomon (6-13)ATL  B Horner (28)Derrel Thomas (28.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Montreal Expos3BoxGrant Jackson (8-4)Dale Murray (4-9)PIT  W Stargell (29)Willie Stargell (50.6)
Chicago Cubs2New York Mets0Box G1Rick Reuschel (18-10)John Pacella (0-1)NoneDave Kingman (23.9)
Chicago Cubs2New York Mets1Box G2Dick Tidrow (13-5)Neil Allen (4-10)NoneDave Kingman (17.9)
Houston Astros0San Diego Padres4BoxEric Rasmussen (5-9)Rick Williams (4-6)NoneDave Winfield (30.5)
Cincinnati Reds1San Francisco Giants3BoxEd Whitson (7-10)Frank Pastore (4-7)CIN  J Bench (21)Johnnie LeMaster (12.3)
Philadelphia Phillies5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxTug McGraw (4-3)Dan O'Brien (1-1)NoneBake McBride (20.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9851.658--70553745-3053-21L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8962.58910.074667140-3649-26W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox8366.55715.079267237-3847-27W2Game Log
New York Yankees8069.53718.067263835-3945-30L4Game Log
Detroit Tigers8070.53318.573469136-3944-31W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7774.51022.072275632-4245-32W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays50101.33149.057279620-5530-46L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels8269.543--81972737-3945-30W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7972.5233.079077636-3943-33L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7873.5174.072166541-3637-37L1Game Log
Texas Rangers7676.5006.570666237-4039-36W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6782.45014.068070936-3930-44W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6389.41419.566176829-4634-43L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics52100.34230.554479622-5330-47L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates9059.604--69759247-2943-30W2Game Log
Montreal Expos8759.5961.564452332-3655-23L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7970.53011.066363338-3640-35L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies7873.51713.063365939-4039-33W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs7673.51014.066765233-4243-31W2Game Log
New York Mets5791.38532.553664028-4528-47L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8566.563--69960939-3746-29L2Game Log
Houston Astros8367.5531.553553534-4049-27L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7378.48312.068567830-4543-33W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6884.44717.564669632-4536-39W4Game Log
San Diego Padres6388.41722.055864126-4937-39W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5990.39625.062072529-4730-43L2Game Log

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