Update:   College Baseball Program Listing -  Complete list of college programs from NCAA, NAIA, NJCAA, CCCAA and NWAACC.

Baseball on Sunday, September 16, 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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles13BoxJim Palmer (9-6)John Tudor (0-2)NoneDoug DeCinces (13.4)
Oakland Athletics2Chicago White Sox5BoxRichard Dotson (2-0)Matt Keough (1-16)CHA  M Squires (2), C Washington (13)Jim Essian (27.6)
Seattle Mariners6Kansas City Royals3BoxRob Dressler (3-2)Paul Splittorff (13-17)KCA  W Wilson (6)Bill Stein (16.8)
California Angels1Milwaukee Brewers2BoxJim Slaton (15-8)Frank Tanana (6-5)MIL  G Thomas (42)Gorman Thomas (29.8)
Detroit Tigers8New York Yankees4BoxAurelio Lopez (9-4)Rich Gossage (4-3)DET  D Stegman (2)  NYA  C Chambliss (17), R White (3)Roy White (50.1)
Minnesota Twins6Texas Rangers2BoxRoger Erickson (2-9)Doc Medich (9-7)TEX  W Montanez (11)Hosken Powell (17.4)
Cleveland Indians2Toronto Blue Jays8BoxTom Underwood (8-16)Wayne Garland (4-10)TOR  R Howell (13), J Mayberry (21)Rick Bosetti (54.7)
Cincinnati Reds2Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxTom Seaver (15-6)Don Sutton (12-15)NoneDan Driessen (9.1)
St. Louis Cardinals4Montreal Expos3Box G1Silvio Martinez (14-7)Ross Grimsley (8-9)MON  L Parrish (26)Garry Templeton (20.4)
St. Louis Cardinals1Montreal Expos5Box G2Scott Sanderson (8-7)Roy Thomas (3-4)MON  D Cash (1)Andre Dawson (11.8)
Chicago Cubs3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxRon Reed (11-8)Dick Tidrow (12-5)NoneLarry Bowa (35.7)
New York Mets3Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxPete Falcone (6-13)John Candelaria (14-9)NYN  D Norman (2)Dan Norman (14.3)
Houston Astros1San Francisco Giants2BoxGreg Minton (3-3)J.R. Richard (16-13)NoneDarrell Evans (14.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles9750.660--70253444-2953-21W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8762.58411.073265938-3649-26W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox8165.55515.577566135-3747-27L1Game Log
New York Yankees8066.54816.566361135-3645-30L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7969.53418.573168836-3943-30W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians7474.50023.569574732-4242-32L5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4999.33148.556177920-5529-44W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels8168.544--80970736-3845-30L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals7871.5233.077076636-3942-32L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7772.5174.071166140-3537-37W2Game Log
Texas Rangers7476.4937.569165435-4039-36L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6681.44914.067669936-3929-43W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6387.42018.564975429-4634-41W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5298.34729.553678122-5330-45L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos8757.604--64051632-3655-21W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8859.5991.569058845-2943-30L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7968.5379.565562138-3640-33L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies7673.51013.562165137-4039-33W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7473.50314.566365131-4243-31L2Game Log
New York Mets5789.39031.053563628-4528-45W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8564.570--69459939-3546-29W2Game Log
Houston Astros8266.5542.553453133-3949-27L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7178.47714.067067330-4541-33L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6684.44019.563669132-4534-39W2Game Log
San Diego Padres6287.41623.055464026-4936-38L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves5988.40125.061571029-4530-43W3Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.