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Baseball on Saturday, September 22, 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 Indians7Baltimore Orioles3BoxRick Waits (16-13)Scott McGregor (12-6)BAL  A Bumbry (7)  CLE  C Johnson 2 (17), R Manning (3)Cliff Johnson (20.3)
Texas Rangers1California Angels3BoxChris Knapp (4-5)Steve Comer (16-11)CAL  B Grich (29)  TEX  W Montanez (12)Willie Montanez (22.9)
Minnesota Twins6Milwaukee Brewers3BoxRoger Erickson (3-9)Jim Slaton (15-9)MIL  S Lezcano (28)Hosken Powell (26.3)
Kansas City Royals0Oakland Athletics2BoxMatt Keough (2-16)Dennis Leonard (13-11)NoneRickey Henderson (16.2)
Chicago White Sox4Seattle Mariners6BoxByron McLaughlin (7-6)Guy Hoffman (0-5)NoneWillie Horton (28.5)
New York Yankees7Toronto Blue Jays4BoxLuis Tiant (12-8)Butch Edge (3-3)NYA  O Gamble 2 (16), R Jackson (27), J Narron (4)  TOR  R Carty (12)Oscar Gamble (31.8)
San Francisco Giants2Atlanta Braves10BoxPhil Niekro (19-20)Vida Blue (13-14)ATL  B Horner (30), G Matthews (26)Bob Horner (16.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Chicago Cubs1BoxBruce Kison (11-7)George Riley (0-1)CHN  B Buckner (14)  PIT  B Madlock (14)Tim Foli (13.9)
Cincinnati Reds1Houston Astros4BoxJoe Niekro (20-10)Mike LaCoss (14-8)NoneRafael Landestoy (20.3)
St. Louis Cardinals6New York Mets3Box G1John Denny (8-11)John Pacella (0-2)NYN  R Hebner 2 (9)  SLN  K Hernandez (11)Richie Hebner (17.2)
St. Louis Cardinals3New York Mets2Box G2Bob Forsch (10-11)Pete Falcone (6-14)SLN  G Hendrick (14)George Hendrick (20.4)
Montreal Expos8Philadelphia Phillies9Box G1Ron Reed (12-8)Dale Murray (5-10)MON  L Parrish (27)  PHI  M Schmidt (44)Larry Parrish (66.9)
Montreal Expos8Philadelphia Phillies2Box G2David Palmer (10-2)Dickie Noles (3-4)MON  A Dawson (23), D Dyer (1), L Parrish 2 (29)Larry Parrish (14.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers8San Diego Padres10BoxSteve Mura (4-3)Dave Patterson (3-1)LAN  R Cey (27), S Garvey (27), P Guerrero (1)Paul Dade (32.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9953.651--71655646-3153-22L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9064.58410.076368141-3649-28L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox8567.55914.080667938-3948-27W1Game Log
New York Yankees8271.53617.568464837-4145-30W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8172.52918.574770336-4045-32L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians7875.51021.572976133-4245-33W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays52103.33548.558581520-5532-48L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels8471.542--83874338-4046-31W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals8174.5233.081579737-4044-34L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins8174.5233.073367743-3738-37W3Game Log
Texas Rangers7877.5036.071967039-4139-36L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6983.45413.569771937-4031-44L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6491.41320.067279129-4635-45W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics53102.34231.055481822-5331-49W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos9260.605--67553937-3755-23W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates9262.5971.071660949-3243-30W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals8371.53910.068264540-3642-36W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies8175.51913.065869039-4042-35L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7876.50615.067766634-4444-32L1Game Log
New York Mets5797.37036.054666428-4528-53L8Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8768.561--71362341-3946-29L2Game Log
Houston Astros8668.5580.555454534-4052-28W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7580.48412.070469330-4745-33L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6887.43919.065071632-4836-39L3Game Log
San Diego Padres6590.41922.057866126-4939-41W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6191.40124.563773930-4831-43W1Game Log

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