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Baseball on Monday, August 06, 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
Baltimore Orioles4New York Yankees5BoxRon Guidry (10-7)Tippy Martinez (6-2)BAL  L May (16), K Singleton (28)  NYA  B Murcer (8)Willie Randolph (43.2)
California Angels5Oakland Athletics2BoxRalph Botting (2-0)Steve McCatty (7-6)CAL  B Grich (20)  OAK  D Revering (12)Bobby Grich (37.9)
Minnesota Twins4Seattle Mariners7BoxRick Honeycutt (8-7)Darrell Jackson (2-3)MIN  R Smalley (21)Larry Cox (45.2)
Kansas City Royals16Toronto Blue Jays12BoxSteve Mingori (3-2)Dave Stieb (3-3)TOR  R Carty (8), J Mayberry (16)Willie Wilson (32.0)
Atlanta Braves1Cincinnati Reds3BoxMike LaCoss (12-4)Mickey Mahler (3-10)NoneRay Knight (31.6)
San Francisco Giants7Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxEd Whitson (5-6)Charlie Hough (2-4)NoneDennis Littlejohn (20.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7436.673--53540335-2539-11L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6741.6206.059746231-2736-14W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6448.57111.054649828-2636-22L3Game Log
New York Yankees6050.54514.049444326-2934-21W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5453.50518.551851226-3028-23L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5555.50019.050655924-2931-26L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3378.29741.540758215-4118-37L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6449.566--61250030-2734-22W1Game Log
Texas Rangers5851.5324.051446124-2634-25W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5752.5235.054450029-2528-27L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5654.5096.557057927-2929-25W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4860.44413.549653228-2520-35W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4865.42516.050257821-3427-31W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics3379.29530.539162313-4120-38L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos6145.575--48540323-2738-18W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6347.5732.051444130-2233-25W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs5749.5384.048048224-2733-22L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5453.5057.548647323-3030-24W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5656.5008.048950925-3631-20L6Game Log
New York Mets4860.44414.041147022-3525-26L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6647.584--41842325-2841-19W6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6252.5444.553647229-2833-24W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5359.47312.551752127-3426-25W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5063.44216.043048420-3530-28L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4863.43217.051954317-3931-24L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4569.39521.550657018-3927-30L5Game Log

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