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Baseball on Thursday, April 05, 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
Cleveland Indians1Boston Red Sox7BoxDennis Eckersley (1-0)Rick Wise (0-1)BOS  D Evans (1), F Lynn (1), J Rice (1)Jim Rice (20.2)
Toronto Blue Jays2Kansas City Royals11BoxDennis Leonard (1-0)Tom Underwood (0-1)NoneJohn Mayberry (16.0)
Milwaukee Brewers5New York Yankees1BoxMike Caldwell (1-0)Ron Guidry (0-1)NoneDon Money (33.4)
New York Mets10Chicago Cubs6BoxCraig Swan (1-0)Rick Reuschel (0-1)CHN  D Kingman (1)  NYN  R Hebner (1)Richie Hebner (43.7)
San Diego Padres4Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxGaylord Perry (1-0)Lance Rautzhan (0-1)LAN  R Cey (1)  SDN  F Gonzalez (1)Ozzie Smith (21.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox101.000--710-01-0W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers101.000--511-00-0W1Game Log
New York Yankees01.0001.0150-00-1L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays01.0001.02110-10-0L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians01.0001.0170-10-0L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Detroit Tigers00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals101.000--1120-01-0W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners101.000--540-01-0W1Game Log
California Angels01.0001.0450-10-0L1Game Log
Texas Rangers00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Minnesota Twins00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Chicago White Sox00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Oakland Athletics00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets101.000--1061-00-0W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs01.0001.06100-00-1L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Montreal Expos00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres101.000--431-00-0W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants101.000--1151-00-0W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers01.0001.0340-00-1L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds01.0001.05110-00-1L1Game Log
Houston Astros00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Atlanta Braves00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log

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