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Baseball on Sunday, July 15, 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
New York Yankees4California Angels5BoxJim Barr (7-4)Ron Guidry (6-7)CAL  B Grich (19)  NYA  C Chambliss (12), J Spencer (9)Jim Spencer (19.6)
Detroit Tigers14Chicago White Sox5BoxJack Morris (8-5)Rich Wortham (9-9)CHA  R Torres (4)Steve Kemp (11.9)
Texas Rangers3Kansas City Royals4BoxPaul Splittorff (10-8)John Henry Johnson (4-10)TEX  B Bell (7), J Sundberg (3), B Wills (3)Todd Cruz (36.0)
Cleveland Indians4Milwaukee Brewers10BoxLary Sorensen (11-9)Len Barker (0-3)CLE  D Alston (1), A Thornton (14)Ben Oglivie (18.2)
Boston Red Sox3Oakland Athletics2BoxBob Stanley (11-6)Rick Langford (5-10)OAK  J Newman (16)Carlton Fisk (28.9)
Baltimore Orioles6Seattle Mariners1BoxDennis Martinez (12-6)Rick Honeycutt (6-6)BAL  K Singleton (21)Ken Singleton (28.4)
Minnesota Twins9Toronto Blue Jays4BoxGeoff Zahn (8-2)Jim Clancy (2-6)MIN  D Edwards (6), B Wynegar (6)Dave Edwards (36.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Atlanta Braves3BoxJim Bibby (5-2)Eddie Solomon (4-6)ATL  J Royster (1)  PIT  B Robinson (19), W Stargell (18)Jerry Royster (18.7)
Chicago Cubs1Cincinnati Reds7BoxTom Seaver (9-5)Rick Reuschel (8-6)CIN  D Concepcion (9)Harry Spilman (21.8)
St. Louis Cardinals3Houston Astros1BoxJohn Fulgham (3-2)J.R. Richard (7-10)HOU  J Cruz (6)Mike Phillips (13.8)
San Diego Padres0Montreal Expos4BoxScott Sanderson (6-5)John D'Acquisto (6-6)MON  A Dawson 2 (16), E Valentine (12)Ellis Valentine (21.4)
San Francisco Giants4New York Mets0BoxEd Whitson (3-4)Craig Swan (8-8)SFN  M Hill (3), M Ivie (13)Mike Ivie (11.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Philadelphia Phillies10BoxRandy Lerch (5-8)Bob Welch (4-6)LAN  S Garvey (14), S Yeager (8)Bob Boone (19.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5931.656--42734628-2231-9W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox5632.6362.047335524-2232-10W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5438.5876.045739024-2330-15W5Game Log
New York Yankees4943.53311.040337823-2626-17L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers4445.49414.544143122-2622-19W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4248.46717.040345017-2825-20L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2964.31231.533148115-3214-32L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5538.591--52341824-1931-19W3Game Log
Texas Rangers5239.5712.041837422-2230-17L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4841.5395.045940827-2021-21W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4447.48410.047049820-2524-22W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4149.45612.542043122-2219-27L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4054.42615.542148215-2525-29L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2569.26630.53275319-3416-35L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos5035.588--37330819-2331-12W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4838.5582.539939022-1926-19L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5042.5433.541239621-2529-17W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4640.5354.538334827-2119-19W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4542.5176.039837517-2427-19W1Game Log
New York Mets3949.44312.534538816-2822-22L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5440.574--33233623-2431-16L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4846.5116.040438520-2428-22W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4548.4848.544043022-2823-20W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4353.44812.037240918-3125-22L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3953.42414.041946315-2724-26L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3657.38717.540445314-3522-22L5Game Log

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