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Baseball on Saturday, April 07, 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
Chicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles6BoxMike Flanagan (1-0)Mike Proly (0-1)NoneGary Roenicke (34.9)
Boston Red Sox0Cleveland Indians3BoxRick Waits (1-0)Mike Torrez (0-1)NoneDuane Kuiper (25.0)
Texas Rangers8Detroit Tigers2BoxFergie Jenkins (1-0)Dave Rozema (0-1)DET  S Kemp (1)  TEX  J Grubb (1)Johnny Grubb (37.4)
Toronto Blue Jays4Kansas City Royals7BoxLarry Gura (1-0)Jim Clancy (0-1)KCA  A Otis (1)  TOR  R Cerone (1)Darrell Porter (20.2)
Milwaukee Brewers4New York Yankees3BoxBob McClure (1-0)Ed Figueroa (0-1)MIL  L Hisle (1), B Oglivie (1)Ben Oglivie (15.0)
Minnesota Twins3Oakland Athletics1BoxMike Marshall (1-0)Jim Todd (0-1)OAK  M Page (1)Butch Wynegar (46.8)
California Angels5Seattle Mariners4BoxMark Clear (1-0)Rick Honeycutt (0-1)CAL  D Ford (1)Bill Stein (37.4)
New York Mets9Chicago Cubs4BoxPat Zachry (1-0)Ken Holtzman (0-1)NYN  L Mazzilli (1)Doug Flynn (13.9)
San Francisco Giants4Cincinnati Reds2BoxTom Griffin (1-0)Frank Pastore (0-1)SFN  M Ivie (2)Mike Ivie (39.0)
Atlanta Braves0Houston Astros6BoxKen Forsch (1-0)Larry McWilliams (0-1)NoneAlan Ashby (18.0)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxAndy Messersmith (1-0)Eric Rasmussen (0-1)NoneRick Monday (15.1)
Montreal Expos6Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxGrant Jackson (1-0)Elias Sosa (1-1)PIT  S Nicosia (1), D Parker (1), B Robinson (1)Rodney Scott (78.9)
Philadelphia Phillies2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxPete Vuckovich (1-0)Ron Reed (0-1)PHI  G Luzinski (1), M Schmidt (1)  SLN  K Hernandez (1)Keith Hernandez (13.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers201.000--942-00-0W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles201.000--1160-02-0W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians11.5001.0470-11-0W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox11.5001.0740-11-0L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays02.0002.06180-20-0L2Game Log
New York Yankees02.0002.0490-00-2L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers01.0001.5280-00-1L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers101.000--821-00-0W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins201.0000.5842-00-0W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals201.0000.51860-02-0W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners21.6671.023150-02-1L1Game Log
California Angels12.3331.015231-20-0W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics02.0001.5480-00-2L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox02.0001.56110-20-0L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets201.000--19102-00-0W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals201.000--1130-02-0W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates11.5001.0990-01-1W1Game Log
Montreal Expos11.5001.0991-10-0L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies02.0002.03110-20-0L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs02.0002.010190-00-2L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants301.000--2293-00-0W3Game Log
Houston Astros201.0000.5810-02-0W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers21.6671.01870-02-1W2Game Log
San Diego Padres12.3332.07181-20-0L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds03.0003.09220-00-3L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves02.0002.5180-20-0L2Game Log

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