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Baseball on Monday, July 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
Boston Red Sox0California Angels6BoxNolan Ryan (11-6)Mike Torrez (9-5)CAL  B Downing (8)Joe Rudi (16.1)
Texas Rangers4Chicago White Sox5BoxRoss Baumgarten (8-5)Fergie Jenkins (9-5)TEX  B Sample (5)Greg Pryor (32.9)
Kansas City Royals2Cleveland Indians8BoxDavid Clyde (2-0)Dennis Leonard (5-5)CLE  B Bonds (14), M Hargrove (3), T Harrah (10), A Thornton (12)Ron Hassey (12.7)
Minnesota Twins5Detroit Tigers3BoxJerry Koosman (11-6)Steve Baker (1-5)DET  R Staub (9)  MIN  G Adams (6), W Norwood (5)Willie Norwood (29.8)
Baltimore Orioles7Oakland Athletics3BoxMike Flanagan (11-6)Matt Keough (0-11)BAL  K Singleton (19)  OAK  J Essian (5)Rick Dempsey (18.1)
Milwaukee Brewers1Toronto Blue Jays7BoxDave Stieb (1-1)Lary Sorensen (10-9)TOR  R Howell (8), J Mayberry (14), A Woods (4)John Mayberry (15.3)
Chicago Cubs7Atlanta Braves4BoxDick Tidrow (7-3)Phil Niekro (11-11)CHN  S Ontiveros (3)Steve Ontiveros (19.9)
St. Louis Cardinals6Cincinnati Reds3BoxPete Vuckovich (8-5)Bill Bonham (3-3)NoneKen Oberkfell (14.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers0Montreal Expos3BoxBill Lee (9-5)Don Sutton (7-10)NoneBill Lee (22.9)
San Francisco Giants2Philadelphia Phillies4BoxDickie Noles (1-1)Vida Blue (7-7)PHI  M Schmidt (29)  SFN  V Blue (1)Larry Bowa (12.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5629.659--40433125-2031-9W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5231.6273.044833920-2132-10L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4938.5638.042637622-2327-15L1Game Log
New York Yankees4838.5588.537533622-2126-17W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers4043.48215.041040419-2521-18L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians4045.47116.037741417-2523-20W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2860.31829.531545715-3213-28W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5137.580--49739424-1927-18W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4936.5761.538735019-1930-17L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4539.5364.043439024-1821-21W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4342.5066.544545720-2323-19L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox3846.45211.039040022-2216-24W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners3751.42014.039145215-2522-26L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2465.27027.53105099-3415-31L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos4830.615--34327219-2329-7W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4436.5505.037236518-1726-19W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4339.5247.038936115-2127-19W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4541.5237.037636921-2524-16W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4139.5128.035332422-2019-19W1Game Log
New York Mets3447.42015.531035916-2817-20W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5335.602--32131623-2430-11L3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4543.5118.037836720-2425-19L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4145.47711.040940518-2523-20L2Game Log
San Diego Padres4049.44913.533837615-2725-22L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3750.42515.539343515-2722-23L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3552.40217.537741013-3022-22L1Game Log

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