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Baseball on Tuesday, July 31, 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
Seattle Mariners1California Angels8BoxDave Frost (9-7)Rob Dressler (0-1)CAL  D Ford (14)Bobby Grich (38.0)
New York Yankees7Chicago White Sox3BoxRon Guidry (9-7)Randy Scarbery (1-6)CHA  J Morrison (2)  NYA  J Spencer (13)Jim Spencer (40.8)
Boston Red Sox10Cleveland Indians11Box G1Sid Monge (7-6)Bill Campbell (3-4)BOS  F Lynn (26), J Rice (25), B Watson (11)Ron Hassey (38.5)
Boston Red Sox0Cleveland Indians3Box G2Len Barker (1-4)Joel Finch (0-3)NoneRon Hassey (13.6)
Toronto Blue Jays5Kansas City Royals6BoxMarty Pattin (4-2)Jesse Jefferson (1-9)KCA  G Scott (5)George Scott (48.5)
Baltimore Orioles9Milwaukee Brewers5BoxSammy Stewart (7-4)Paul Mitchell (2-7)BAL  R Dempsey (5), E Murray (14), K Singleton (26)  MIL  S Bando (8), S Lezcano (15), D Money (3)Eddie Murray (32.6)
Minnesota Twins1Oakland Athletics2BoxSteve McCatty (7-5)Geoff Zahn (9-3)NoneKen Landreaux (19.9)
Detroit Tigers3Texas Rangers11BoxDoc Medich (5-4)Dan Petry (3-2)DET  E Putman (1)Pat Putnam (15.9)
San Diego Padres10Atlanta Braves3BoxJohn D'Acquisto (7-8)Phil Niekro (14-13)ATL  G Matthews (23)  SDN  K Bevacqua (1), D Winfield (25)Jerry Turner (26.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers7Cincinnati Reds6BoxDon Sutton (8-12)Paul Moskau (5-4)NoneDusty Baker (15.2)
San Francisco Giants4Houston Astros6BoxJoe Niekro (15-6)Ed Whitson (4-6)NoneCraig Reynolds (26.9)
St. Louis Cardinals0Montreal Expos5BoxRudy May (6-0)Silvio Martinez (9-4)MON  L Parrish (15)Larry Parrish (13.6)
Chicago Cubs1Philadelphia Phillies4BoxNino Espinosa (11-8)Mike Krukow (8-6)PHI  B McBride (9)Pete Rose (21.5)
New York Mets2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxWayne Twitchell (5-2)Bert Blyleven (9-4)NoneOmar Moreno (15.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7134.676--51838932-2339-11W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6240.6087.554343926-2636-14L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6343.5948.552544628-2635-17L2Game Log
New York Yankees5748.54314.047343025-2932-19W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5250.51017.550149526-2926-21L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5352.50518.047852024-2929-23W10Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3274.30239.537854715-4017-34L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6146.570--58147227-2534-21W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5548.5344.052046629-2326-25L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5549.5294.547843422-2433-25W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5252.5007.553755024-2728-25W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4658.44213.548050926-2420-34L6Game Log
Seattle Mariners4563.41716.547655420-3425-29L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics3077.28031.036860511-4019-37W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos5743.570--45137823-2734-16W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5746.5531.547441930-2227-24L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5446.5403.045245424-2530-21L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5450.5195.045846523-3031-20W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5249.5155.546344621-2630-24L2Game Log
New York Mets4556.44612.538343220-3324-24W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6147.565--39641125-2836-19W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5851.5323.550345829-2829-23L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5255.4868.549949226-3026-25L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4959.45412.041645219-3130-28W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4561.42515.049051917-3828-23W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4364.40217.548554418-3425-30L2Game Log

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