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Baseball on Saturday, June 09, 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
Texas Rangers3Baltimore Orioles4BoxSteve Stone (4-5)Dock Ellis (1-5)TEX  P Putnam 2 (6)Lee May (23.0)
Minnesota Twins6Boston Red Sox12BoxMike Torrez (6-3)Roger Erickson (0-6)BOS  C Fisk (1), F Lynn (16), J Rice (12), C Yastrzemski (10)Carl Yastrzemski (17.1)
Detroit Tigers1California Angels9BoxNolan Ryan (7-3)Dave Rozema (3-3)CAL  W Aikens (8), C Lansford (6)Willie Aikens (25.1)
New York Yankees8Kansas City Royals9BoxMarty Pattin (3-0)Ken Clay (1-2)KCA  D Porter (7), W Wilson (2)  NYA  C Chambliss (8)George Brett (93.5)
Chicago White Sox6Milwaukee Brewers2BoxFred Howard (1-2)Mike Caldwell (6-5)CHA  C Lemon (6), B Nahorodny (6)Bill Nahorodny (38.5)
Toronto Blue Jays5Oakland Athletics0BoxPhil Huffman (3-6)Matt Keough (0-8)TOR  R Carty (6), B Davis (1), J Mayberry (7)Bob Davis (17.3)
Cleveland Indians4Seattle Mariners3BoxSid Monge (4-5)Shane Rawley (2-6)CLE  P Dade (3)Willie Horton (17.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Chicago Cubs5BoxDennis Lamp (5-2)Rick Sutcliffe (6-4)LAN  D Lopes (16)Jerry Martin (25.6)
Montreal Expos1Cincinnati Reds7BoxTom Seaver (3-5)Bill Lee (6-3)CIN  J Bench (4), D Concepcion (7), G Foster (12)Dave Concepcion (22.8)
Houston Astros0New York Mets4BoxCraig Swan (6-4)Joaquin Andujar (5-4)NoneJohn Stearns (16.0)
Atlanta Braves3Philadelphia Phillies9BoxLarry Christenson (1-3)Mickey Mahler (2-6)ATL  J Burroughs (5)Jose Cardenal (33.3)
San Francisco Giants6Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxVida Blue (7-6)Bruce Kison (3-2)SFN  B Madlock (7), W McCovey (7)Bill Madlock (40.3)
San Diego Padres4St. Louis Cardinals7BoxPete Vuckovich (6-3)Eric Rasmussen (3-6)SDN  J Turner (5)  SLN  T Simmons (13)Ken Reitz (18.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles3621.632--27020516-1420-7W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox3421.6181.028722012-1222-9W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3227.5425.026623314-1818-9L2Game Log
New York Yankees3127.5345.525624313-1618-11L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2728.4918.023025514-1613-12W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2526.4908.024424713-1712-9L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1642.27620.521230910-196-23W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels3523.603--31525216-1319-10W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals3226.5523.030829314-1518-11W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins3025.5453.527925718-1112-14L2Game Log
Texas Rangers3126.5443.525224614-1417-12L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2729.4827.026226116-1511-14W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2336.39012.52733006-1517-21L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1840.31017.01903237-1911-21L7Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos3121.596--23219514-1817-3L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3122.5850.525821710-1220-11W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2825.5283.524722511-1217-13L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3027.5263.524923016-1614-11W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2528.4726.52292709-1416-14W1Game Log
New York Mets2231.4159.521224511-1910-13W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros3525.583--23521213-1522-10L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3226.5522.027725713-1319-13W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants2831.4756.528228014-1814-13W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2832.4677.028427310-2118-11L1Game Log
San Diego Padres2734.4438.524928211-2116-13L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2136.36812.52483169-1812-18L1Game Log

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