Baseball on Saturday, June 02, 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 Indians2California Angels5BoxMark Clear (5-1)Wayne Garland (2-6)CAL  W Aikens (7), D Ford (5)Dan Ford (53.0)
Milwaukee Brewers3Kansas City Royals4BoxPaul Splittorff (8-4)Reggie Cleveland (1-3)KCA  H McRae (4)Hal McRae (27.1)
Boston Red Sox2Minnesota Twins8BoxDave Goltz (5-5)Chuck Rainey (3-3)MIN  B Rivera (1)Bombo Rivera (18.3)
Chicago White Sox7New York Yankees0BoxKen Kravec (6-3)Jim Beattie (3-2)CHA  A Bannister (2), C Lemon (5)Alan Bannister (11.6)
Detroit Tigers9Oakland Athletics3BoxJack Morris (3-1)Craig Minetto (1-1)OAK  J Essian (2)Lance Parrish (14.9)
Toronto Blue Jays6Seattle Mariners2BoxDave Lemanczyk (5-3)Odell Jones (0-6)TOR  D Ainge (1), R Howell (5)Bob Bailor (24.1)
Baltimore Orioles5Texas Rangers4BoxTippy Martinez (3-1)Sparky Lyle (3-5)BAL  K Garcia (3), K Singleton (14)Kiko Garcia (34.8)
New York Mets6Atlanta Braves7BoxPhil Niekro (6-8)Ed Glynn (0-1)ATL  B Bonnell (8), B Horner (5)  NYN  R Hebner (4)Barry Bonnell (24.7)
San Francisco Giants8Chicago Cubs6BoxRandy Moffitt (1-2)Dick Tidrow (3-2)CHN  D Kingman (18), J Martin 2 (7)  SFN  J Clark (6), M Ivie (6), W McCovey (5)Jerry Martin (54.2)
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds4BoxMike LaCoss (6-0)Randy Lerch (2-4)CIN  G Foster (7), K Griffey (6)George Foster (39.7)
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros2BoxJoaquin Andujar (5-3)Elias Sosa (3-2)NoneDenny Walling (20.6)
San Diego Padres3Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxGaylord Perry (5-4)John Candelaria (4-4)SDN  F Kendall (1), G Tenace (6)Fred Kendall (16.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers5St. Louis Cardinals12BoxBob Forsch (3-4)Doug Rau (1-5)LAN  R Smith (4)  SLN  G Hendrick (5), S Swisher (1), G Templeton (1)Ken Reitz (18.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles3119.620--25119216-1315-6W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox2820.5832.022919311-1217-8L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2924.5473.524720812-1717-7L1Game Log
New York Yankees2724.5294.522121012-1515-9L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2322.5115.522921611-1312-9W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2227.4498.51962329-1513-12L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1339.25019.01932877-166-23W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels3121.596--28623516-1315-8W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2820.5832.025922716-712-13W1Game Log
Texas Rangers2921.5801.022721013-916-12L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2922.5691.527625813-1216-10W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2525.5005.024123114-1311-12W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1934.35812.52382816-1513-19L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1834.34613.01782917-1911-15L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos2917.630--20417312-1417-3L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2720.5742.521718010-1216-9W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2723.5404.021619314-1313-10L6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2423.5115.522520811-1213-11L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2126.4478.52082419-1412-12L1Game Log
New York Mets1829.38311.51872258-189-12L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros3123.574--21819312-1419-9W5Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2823.5491.524023413-1315-10W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants2627.4914.525225212-1414-13W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2628.4815.02572488-1718-11L2Game Log
San Diego Padres2530.4556.52232519-1716-13W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1932.37310.52232728-1711-15W1Game Log

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