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MLB Games on Sunday August 8, 1976

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL2Chicago White SoxAL5Box | PBP90Comiskey ParkDay2:55Terry ForsterMarty PattinRich Gossage---
Kansas City RoyalsAL7Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP915,997Comiskey ParkDay2:31Al FitzmorrisJesse Jefferson------
Cleveland IndiansAL1Detroit TigersAL2Box | PBP90Tiger StadiumDay2:20John HillerDennis Eckersley------
Cleveland IndiansAL5Detroit TigersAL15Box | PBP926,447Tiger StadiumDay3:00Steve GrilliJim Kern---Hendrick, Scrivener
Baltimore OriolesAL8New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP934,485Yankee Stadium IDay2:53Ross GrimsleyCatfish HunterMike CuellarJackson
California AngelsAL3Oakland AthleticsAL9Box | PBP90Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:23Stan BahnsenSid MongeRollie FingersBaylor, Williams
California AngelsAL8Oakland AthleticsAL13Box | PBP911,778Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:56Paul LindbladNolan RyanRollie FingersBando, Garner, Jones, Rudi, Stanton, Tenace
Minnesota TwinsAL4Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP97,855Arlington StadiumNight2:45Jeff TerpkoBill Campbell------
San Francisco GiantsNL1Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP90Atlanta StadiumDay2:19Dick RuthvenGary Lavelle---Gaston
San Francisco GiantsNL4Atlanta BravesNL1Box | PBP99,912Atlanta StadiumDay2:10John MontefuscoFrank LaCorte------
Cincinnati RedsNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP943,184Dodger StadiumDay2:04Jack BillinghamBurt HootonRawly EastwickBaker, Cey
Chicago CubsNL7Montreal ExposNL1Box | PBP912,598Jarry ParkDay2:22Steve RenkoChip Lang---Swisher
New York MetsNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP916,538Three Rivers StadiumDay2:04Mickey LolichJim Rooker---Zisk
Houston AstrosNL3San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP911,205San Diego StadiumDay2:21Butch MetzgerJ.R. Richard---McCovey
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP927,448Busch Stadium IIDay2:16Steve CarltonBill GreifRon ReedSchmidt
15 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Sunday, August 08, 1976

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East124New York Yankees1076443.598-48938210733-1831-25523319.635
AL East248Baltimore Orioles1075552.5149.0396404-832-2423-28553322.600
AL East3613Boston Red Sox1075255.48612.0443445-224-3028-25553124.564
AL East4816Cleveland Indians1085256.48112.5434438-427-3125-25512922.569
AL East5915Detroit Tigers1085256.48112.5429469-4027-2925-27532231.415
AL East61019Milwaukee Brewers1054758.44816.0388423-3519-3228-26561937.339
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Kansas City Royals1096742.615-51239811429-2438-18532330.434
AL West237Oakland Athletics1115853.52310.04964366024-3334-20502921.580
AL West3511Minnesota Twins1105555.50012.5478488-1025-3030-25523022.577
AL West4712Texas Rangers1075255.48614.0434447-1321-2631-29552431.436
AL West51120Chicago White Sox1094861.44019.0397483-8623-3125-30521636.308
AL West61223California Angels1124864.42920.5382465-8324-3424-30502822.560
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Philadelphia Phillies1097237.661-54337916437-1736-19532924.547
NL East235Pittsburgh Pirates1095950.54113.04874731428-2231-28533320.623
NL East359New York Mets1135756.50417.04363845230-3027-26492920.592
NL East4918Chicago Cubs1135162.45123.0439540-10125-3626-26492425.490
NL East51021St. Louis Cardinals1074661.43025.0406438-3223-3023-31552629.473
NL East61224Montreal Expos1053768.35233.0353484-13121-3516-33571839.316
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Cincinnati Reds1127339.652-64043520539-1834-21502921.580
NL West246Los Angeles Dodgers1105951.53613.0428419925-2834-23523319.635
NL West3610Houston Astros1145757.50017.0443479-3623-3333-25482325.479
NL West4714San Diego Padres1145559.48219.0417473-5621-3334-26481830.375
NL West5817Atlanta Braves1125161.45522.0460470-1026-2925-32501931.380
NL West61122San Francisco Giants1144965.43025.0414492-7822-3527-30482523.521
24 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season