1979 Texas Rangers

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Record Outcome

1979 Texas Rangers

What was the record of the 1979 Texas Rangers?

The Texas Rangers finished the regular season with a 83-79 record. They went 44-37 at home and 39-42 on the road.

What division did the 1979 Texas Rangers play in?

The 1979 Texas Rangers played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1979 Texas Rangers?

During the regular season, the 1979 Texas Rangers went 44-34 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1979 Texas Rangers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Oakland Athletics 11-2 84.6% +31
Minnesota Twins 9-4 69.2% +6
California Angels 8-5 61.5% +6
Seattle Mariners 7-6 53.8% +7
Kansas City Royals 7-6 53.8% +5
Chicago White Sox 2-11 15.4% -18

What was the 1979 Texas Rangers record by month?

The 1979 Texas Rangers had their best month in September, when they went 19-8 and had a 70.4% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 9-22 and had a 29.0% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 12-7 63.2% +19
May 16-13 55.2% -3
June 16-13 55.2% +14
July 11-16 40.7% +14
August 9-22 29.0% -18
September 19-8 70.4% +26

Did the 1979 Texas Rangers make the Postseason?

No, the Rangers didn't make the Postseason in 1979.

What was the run differential for the 1979 Texas Rangers?

The Texas Rangers finished the regular season with a run differential of +52. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Rangers could have been expected to have about 86.3 wins, or a 86-76 record in the regular season.

How did the 1979 Texas Rangers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1979 Texas Rangers went 24-31.

How did the 1979 Texas Rangers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1979 Texas Rangers went 5-4 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1979 Texas Rangers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1979 Texas Rangers was a 8 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1979 Texas Rangers?

The longest losing streak that the Texas Rangers had during the 1979 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1979 Texas Rangers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Sat, Apr 7, 1979 @ Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 2
Tue, Apr 10, 1979 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 0
Wed, Apr 11, 1979 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 0
Thu, Apr 12, 1979 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Fri, Apr 13, 1979 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 4
Sat, Apr 14, 1979 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 5
Sun, Apr 15, 1979 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 6 - 11
Tue, Apr 17, 1979 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 2
Wed, Apr 18, 1979 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 4 - 6
Fri, Apr 20, 1979 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Apr 21, 1979 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 0
Sun, Apr 22, 1979 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Mon, Apr 23, 1979 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 0
Tue, Apr 24, 1979 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Apr 25, 1979 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 3 (10)
Fri, Apr 27, 1979 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 11
Sat, Apr 28, 1979 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Apr 29, 1979 @ Chicago White Sox Win 10 - 0
Mon, Apr 30, 1979 @ Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 7
Tue, May 1, 1979 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 9
Wed, May 2, 1979 @ Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 2
Fri, May 4, 1979 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 7
Fri, May 4, 1979 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 6
Sat, May 5, 1979 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 7
Sun, May 6, 1979 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 3
Mon, May 7, 1979 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 6 - 10
Tue, May 8, 1979 vs Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 7
Wed, May 9, 1979 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 4
Fri, May 11, 1979 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 1
Sat, May 12, 1979 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 1
Sun, May 13, 1979 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 3
Sun, May 13, 1979 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 7 - 5
Mon, May 14, 1979 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 5
Tue, May 15, 1979 @ Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 8
Wed, May 16, 1979 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 4
Fri, May 18, 1979 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 5 - 13
Sat, May 19, 1979 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 4
Sun, May 20, 1979 @ Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 4
Mon, May 21, 1979 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 7
Tue, May 22, 1979 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Wed, May 23, 1979 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 2
Fri, May 25, 1979 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 3
Fri, May 25, 1979 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 26, 1979 vs Seattle Mariners Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 27, 1979 vs Seattle Mariners Win 7 - 3
Mon, May 28, 1979 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 2
Wed, May 30, 1979 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2 (10)
Thu, May 31, 1979 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3 (12)
Fri, Jun 1, 1979 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jun 2, 1979 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jun 3, 1979 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 2
Mon, Jun 4, 1979 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 13
Tue, Jun 5, 1979 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 9
Wed, Jun 6, 1979 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jun 7, 1979 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 1
Fri, Jun 8, 1979 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Jun 9, 1979 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 10, 1979 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jun 12, 1979 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 6
Wed, Jun 13, 1979 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jun 14, 1979 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 6
Fri, Jun 15, 1979 vs New York Yankees Win 9 - 5
Sat, Jun 16, 1979 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sun, Jun 17, 1979 vs New York Yankees Win 6 - 3
Mon, Jun 18, 1979 @ California Angels Loss 0 - 5
Tue, Jun 19, 1979 @ California Angels Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 20, 1979 @ California Angels Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jun 21, 1979 @ California Angels Win 3 - 2 (11)
Fri, Jun 22, 1979 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Jun 23, 1979 @ Oakland Athletics Win 8 - 5 (10)
Sun, Jun 24, 1979 @ Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 1
Sun, Jun 24, 1979 @ Oakland Athletics Win 7 - 2
Tue, Jun 26, 1979 vs California Angels Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jun 27, 1979 vs California Angels Win 4 - 2
Thu, Jun 28, 1979 vs California Angels Win 14 - 4
Fri, Jun 29, 1979 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 3
Sat, Jun 30, 1979 vs Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jul 1, 1979 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 12 - 13 (15)
Mon, Jul 2, 1979 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 0
Tue, Jul 3, 1979 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jul 4, 1979 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 5
Fri, Jul 6, 1979 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Jul 7, 1979 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 0
Sun, Jul 8, 1979 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 3
Mon, Jul 9, 1979 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jul 10, 1979 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Jul 11, 1979 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 5
Thu, Jul 12, 1979 @ Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 2
Fri, Jul 13, 1979 @ Kansas City Royals Win 9 - 4
Sat, Jul 14, 1979 @ Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 3
Sun, Jul 15, 1979 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 19, 1979 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 9
Thu, Jul 19, 1979 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Jul 20, 1979 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jul 21, 1979 vs Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jul 22, 1979 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 6 - 7
Mon, Jul 23, 1979 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jul 25, 1979 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 8
Thu, Jul 26, 1979 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 8
Fri, Jul 27, 1979 vs Boston Red Sox Win 11 - 2
Sat, Jul 28, 1979 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 1
Sun, Jul 29, 1979 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3
Mon, Jul 30, 1979 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Jul 31, 1979 vs Detroit Tigers Win 11 - 3
Wed, Aug 1, 1979 vs Detroit Tigers Win 4 - 3
Fri, Aug 3, 1979 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 3
Sat, Aug 4, 1979 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 8 - 12
Sun, Aug 5, 1979 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Aug 5, 1979 @ Cleveland Indians Win 14 - 3
Tue, Aug 7, 1979 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Aug 7, 1979 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 8
Wed, Aug 8, 1979 @ Detroit Tigers Win 16 - 9
Wed, Aug 8, 1979 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 10
Thu, Aug 9, 1979 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Aug 10, 1979 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Aug 11, 1979 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2
Sun, Aug 12, 1979 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Aug 13, 1979 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Aug 14, 1979 @ New York Yankees Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Aug 15, 1979 @ New York Yankees Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Aug 16, 1979 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Aug 17, 1979 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 5