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MLB Games on Saturday August 28, 1976

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL4Baltimore OriolesAL6Box | PBP947,153Memorial StadiumNight2:56Fred HoldsworthSteve Hargan---Harrah, Singleton
Kansas City RoyalsAL8Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP927,058Fenway ParkDay3:16Al FitzmorrisBill LeeMark LittellLynn, Martinez
New York YankeesAL8California AngelsAL1Box | PBP916,883Anaheim StadiumNight2:26Dock EllisNolan Ryan------
Minnesota TwinsAL3Cleveland IndiansAL4Box | PBP176,071Cleveland StadiumNight4:55Tom BuskeyJim Hughes------
Chicago White SoxAL8Milwaukee BrewersAL10Box | PBP915,934County StadiumNight2:42Jim ColbornRich Gossage---Lezcano, Porter, Spencer
Detroit TigersAL2Oakland AthleticsAL5Box | PBP99,252Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:03Vida BlueDave Roberts---Stanley
Atlanta BravesNL2Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP915,374Wrigley FieldDay2:12Steve RenkoDick RuthvenBruce SutterHenderson, Monday, Morales
Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Cincinnati RedsNL8Box | PBP951,091Riverfront StadiumDay3:15Rawly EastwickTug McGraw---Johnstone, Morgan, Rose
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP95,663AstrodomeDay2:10Larry DierkerBob Forsch---Dierker
Los Angeles DodgersNL1New York MetsNL2Box | PBP921,770Shea StadiumDay2:20Jon MatlackRick Rhoden---Boisclair
San Francisco GiantsNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Box | PBP911,043Three Rivers StadiumNight2:12Jim RookerJohn D'Acquisto------
Montreal ExposNL7San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP910,545San Diego StadiumNight2:45Dale MurrayButch Metzger---Williams
12 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Saturday, August 28, 1976

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East113New York Yankees1257748.616-59345613740-2037-28342014.588
AL East248Baltimore Orioles1266660.52411.5487479836-2830-32362214.611
AL East3510Cleveland Indians1276463.50414.0499494530-3534-28321715.531
AL East4714Detroit Tigers1276166.48017.0501568-6729-3232-34341321.382
AL East5815Boston Red Sox1276067.47218.0538536227-3833-29352312.657
AL East6916Milwaukee Brewers1235766.46319.0455488-3325-3532-3138929.237
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Kansas City Royals1287850.609-60446114335-2843-22341222.353
AL West237Oakland Athletics1286959.5399.05645026228-3841-21331815.545
AL West3613Minnesota Twins1296267.48116.5559592-3329-3733-30332310.697
AL West41018Texas Rangers1285870.45320.0496526-3025-3633-34341816.529
AL West51121Chicago White Sox1295673.43422.5494590-9626-3930-3432824.250
AL West61223California Angels1295574.42623.5442540-9829-3826-36332112.636
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Philadelphia Phillies1278245.646-63944719240-2043-24351916.543
NL East246Pittsburgh Pirates1277057.55112.05635323136-2734-30352213.629
NL East359New York Mets1286563.50817.54764274933-3432-29342113.618
NL East4817Chicago Cubs1305971.45424.5512614-10227-3932-32321616.500
NL East5919St. Louis Cardinals1235568.44725.0487504-1727-3328-35391722.436
NL East61224Montreal Expos1224280.34437.5407559-15222-4420-36401327.325
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Cincinnati Reds1308248.631-71650521142-2140-27322012.625
NL West235Los Angeles Dodgers1287256.5639.04964623430-3242-24342014.588
NL West3611Houston Astros1326567.49218.0521559-3828-3836-30301515.500
NL West4712San Diego Padres1316368.48119.5480538-5826-3837-30311021.323
NL West51020Atlanta Braves1305872.44624.0506553-4731-3627-36321220.375
NL West61122San Francisco Giants1305674.43126.0467570-10324-4132-33321814.563
24 record(s)
Glossary:
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