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Baseball on Sunday, September 30, 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 Mariners1Chicago White Sox6BoxKen Kravec (15-13)Mike Parrott (14-12)NoneThad Bosley (17.7)
Baltimore Orioles5Cleveland Indians6BoxSid Monge (12-10)Dave Ford (2-1)BAL  D Skaggs (1)  CLE  B Bonds (25), C Johnson (20)Rick Manning (59.4)
Boston Red Sox1Detroit Tigers5BoxJack Morris (17-7)Bob Stanley (16-12)DET  T Brookens (4), R LeFlore (9), C Summers (21)Ron LeFlore (11.6)
Oakland Athletics6Kansas City Royals5BoxBrian Kingman (8-7)Dennis Leonard (14-12)OAK  D Chalk (2), D Murphy (11)Dave Revering (58.9)
Milwaukee Brewers0Minnesota Twins5BoxJerry Koosman (20-13)Lary Sorensen (15-14)NoneRob Wilfong (14.1)
Toronto Blue Jays2New York Yankees9BoxRon Davis (14-2)Dave Stieb (8-8)NYA  G Nettles (20), J Spencer 2 (23)  TOR  O Velez (15)Bobby Murcer (21.4)
California Angels11Texas Rangers5BoxChris Knapp (5-5)Steve Comer (17-12)CAL  D Baylor (36), B Grich (30), C Lansford (19)Carney Lansford (19.8)
Atlanta Braves7Cincinnati Reds2BoxPhil Niekro (21-20)Bill Bonham (9-7)ATL  B Horner (33), J Royster (3)  CIN  R Auerbach (1), G Foster (30)Bob Horner (10.2)
Houston Astros3Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxJoe Niekro (21-11)Rick Sutcliffe (17-10)NoneJeff Leonard (24.5)
Philadelphia Phillies2Montreal Expos0BoxSteve Carlton (18-11)Steve Rogers (13-12)NoneGreg Gross (13.7)
Chicago Cubs3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxBruce Kison (13-7)Lynn McGlothen (13-14)CHN  D Kingman (48)  PIT  W Stargell (32)Bill Robinson (22.2)
San Diego Padres5San Francisco Giants3BoxBob Owchinko (6-12)Gary Lavelle (7-9)SDN  G Tenace (20)Gene Tenace (47.9)
New York Mets4St. Louis Cardinals2BoxRoy Lee Jackson (1-0)Mark Littell (9-4)NoneElliott Maddox (64.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles10257.642--75758247-3355-24L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9566.5908.080772243-3752-29L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox9070.56212.584171140-4051-29L1Game Log
New York Yankees8971.55613.573467238-4151-30W8Game Log
Detroit Tigers8476.52518.577073838-4246-34W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians8180.50322.076080534-4647-34W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays53109.32750.561386221-6032-49L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels8874.543--86676839-4249-32W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals8577.5253.085181639-4246-35L1Game Log
Texas Rangers8379.5125.075069839-4244-37L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins8280.5066.076472543-3839-42W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7485.46512.573074840-4133-45W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6795.41421.071182031-5036-45L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics54108.33334.057386023-5831-50W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates9865.601--77564350-3248-33W1Game Log
Montreal Expos9565.5941.570158139-4056-25L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals8776.53411.073169344-3742-40L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies8479.51514.068371841-4143-38W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs8082.49417.570670735-4645-36L1Game Log
New York Mets6499.39334.059370635-4628-54W6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds9071.559--73164442-3948-32L2Game Log
Houston Astros8973.5491.558358237-4452-29W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7983.48811.573971733-4846-35L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants7191.43819.567275133-4838-43L1Game Log
San Diego Padres6893.42222.060368129-5139-42W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6694.41223.566976332-4934-45W2Game Log

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