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Baseball on Friday, September 28, 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
Seattle Mariners1Chicago White Sox3BoxSteve Trout (11-8)Rick Honeycutt (11-12)CHA  J Morrison (14), W Nordhagen 2 (7)Wayne Nordhagen (14.3)
Baltimore Orioles14Cleveland Indians6BoxJim Palmer (10-6)Len Barker (6-6)BAL  P Kelly (9), B Smith (5)  CLE  T Harrah (20), R Hassey (4)Billy Smith (25.0)
Boston Red Sox7Detroit Tigers4BoxMike Torrez (16-13)Milt Wilcox (12-10)DET  L Parrish (19)Tom Poquette (23.5)
Oakland Athletics1Kansas City Royals13BoxLarry Gura (13-12)Steve McCatty (11-12)KCA  J Quirk (1)Jamie Quirk (16.0)
Milwaukee Brewers10Minnesota Twins1BoxMike Caldwell (16-6)Roger Erickson (3-10)MIL  C Cooper (24)Cecil Cooper (24.6)
Toronto Blue Jays3New York Yankees7BoxLuis Tiant (13-8)Butch Edge (3-4)NYA  R Jackson (28), J Spencer (20)  TOR  T Solaita (3)Reggie Jackson (28.4)
California Angels0Texas Rangers5BoxFergie Jenkins (16-14)Nolan Ryan (16-14)NoneBump Wills (17.6)
Atlanta Braves0Cincinnati Reds3BoxFrank Pastore (6-7)Eddie Solomon (7-14)CIN  C Geronimo (4)Johnny Bench (11.8)
Houston Astros5Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxCharlie Hough (7-5)Vern Ruhle (2-6)HOU  C Cedeno (6)  LAN  S Garvey (28), S Yeager (13)Steve Garvey (76.0)
Philadelphia Phillies3Montreal Expos2BoxRon Reed (13-8)Woodie Fryman (3-6)PHI  M Schmidt (45)Keith Moreland (35.0)
Chicago Cubs1Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxJim Bibby (12-4)Rick Reuschel (18-12)PIT  D Parker (25)Tim Foli (18.0)
San Diego Padres2San Francisco Giants0BoxEric Rasmussen (6-9)Ed Whitson (7-11)SDN  D Winfield (34)Dave Winfield (17.3)
New York Mets6St. Louis Cardinals2Box G1Juan Berenguer (1-1)Tom Bruno (2-3)SLN  K Reitz (8)Doug Flynn (23.1)
New York Mets7St. Louis Cardinals6Box G2Neil Allen (6-10)George Frazier (2-4)NoneGil Flores (50.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles10255.650--75157247-3155-24W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9465.5919.079670942-3652-29W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox8969.56313.583270139-3951-29W3Game Log
New York Yankees8771.55115.571666638-4149-30W6Game Log
Detroit Tigers8375.52519.576072938-4245-33L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians7980.49724.075079934-4645-34L5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays53107.33150.560784421-5832-49L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels8773.544--85275738-4149-32L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals8476.5253.084080839-4245-34W2Game Log
Texas Rangers8278.5125.073968439-4243-36W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins8179.5066.075171443-3838-41L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox7384.46512.572273840-4132-44W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners6694.41221.070181230-4936-45L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics53107.33134.056584922-5731-50L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates9764.602--76463350-3247-32W1Game Log
Montreal Expos9464.5951.569857739-4055-24L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals8774.54010.072268144-3742-38L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies8378.51614.067971540-4043-38W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7981.49417.569669634-4545-36L3Game Log
New York Mets6299.38535.058169733-4628-54W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds9069.566--72963542-3948-30W2Game Log
Houston Astros8773.5443.557758035-4452-29L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7981.49411.573771133-4846-33W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants7090.43720.566374133-4837-42L1Game Log
San Diego Padres6792.42123.059367228-5039-42W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6494.40525.566076130-4934-45L1Game Log

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