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MLB Games on Saturday August 19, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL3California AngelsAL4Box | PBP938,870Anaheim StadiumNight2:10Paul HartzellJim Palmer---Harlow, Murray, Rudi
Chicago White SoxAL2Cleveland IndiansAL1Box | PBP95,282Cleveland StadiumNight2:29Francisco BarriosMike Paxton------
Texas RangersAL0Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP937,604Royals StadiumDay2:00Dennis LeonardFergie Jenkins---Hurdle
Detroit TigersAL6Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP935,104County StadiumNight2:29Milt WilcoxJerry Augustine---Hisle
Toronto Blue JaysAL0Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP910,745Metropolitan StadiumDay2:15Gary SerumJerry Garvin---Norwood, Rivera
Boston Red SoxAL4Oakland AthleticsAL8Box | PBP911,806Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:41John Henry JohnsonBill LeeBob LaceyCarty, Evans
New York YankeesAL1Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP929,915The KingdomeNight2:05Jim ColbornDick Tidrow---Bochte, Chambliss
Cincinnati RedsNL9Chicago CubsNL7Box | PBP1038,740Wrigley FieldDay3:25Tom HumeBruce Sutter---Buckner, Foster, Griffey
San Diego PadresNL3Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP921,676Olympic StadiumNight2:18Randy JonesDan SchatzederRollie Fingers---
Los Angeles DodgersNL4New York MetsNL8Box | PBP922,963Shea StadiumDay3:06Dale MurrayDon SuttonSkip LockwoodFerguson
San Francisco GiantsNL0Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Box | PBP954,288Veterans StadiumNight1:43Steve CarltonJohn Montefusco---Schmidt
Houston AstrosNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP922,015Three Rivers StadiumNight2:29Bert BlylevenFloyd BannisterKent Tekulve---
Atlanta BravesNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL0Box | PBP924,313Busch Stadium IINight2:37Larry McWilliamsBob Forsch------
13 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 19, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Boston Red Sox1227745.631-62148713432-3145-14412219.537
AL East224New York Yankees1216952.5707.55274537432-3137-21423111.738
AL East336Milwaukee Brewers1216853.5628.560850410426-3242-21412516.610
AL East447Detroit Tigers1206753.5589.05534698430-3137-22421923.452
AL East5711Baltimore Orioles1216457.52912.5475527-5231-3433-23402614.650
AL East61121Cleveland Indians1215368.43823.5499529-3020-3933-29381622.421
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1224676.37731.0472594-12216-4530-31391326.333
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West158Kansas City Royals1216655.545-5554857026-3640-19412615.634
AL West269California Angels1256857.544-5265012529-3239-25371918.514
AL West3814Texas Rangers1206060.5005.5479474524-3536-25422715.643
AL West4915Oakland Athletics1256263.4966.0425475-5027-3435-2937730.189
AL West51020Minnesota Twins1235667.45511.0537542-527-3829-29391722.436
AL West61222Chicago White Sox1215170.42115.0472559-8722-3629-34402020.500
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1234677.37421.0487637-15019-3827-39371027.270
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East1410Philadelphia Phillies1196455.538-5134417222-3442-21432617.605
NL East2613Chicago Cubs1216259.5123.0490524-3426-3336-26411724.415
NL East3716Pittsburgh Pirates1205862.4836.5473491-1823-3735-25413011.732
NL East4817Montreal Expos1235865.4728.04924464624-3334-32391821.462
NL East51123St. Louis Cardinals1235172.41515.0423484-6122-3829-34391821.462
NL East61224New York Mets1225072.41015.5467518-5122-3528-37401624.400
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Los Angeles Dodgers1237251.585-56244012234-3238-19392316.590
NL West223San Francisco Giants1237152.5771.04904395133-3238-20391821.462
NL West335Cincinnati Reds1237053.5692.05405221833-3037-23382216.579
NL West4512San Diego Padres1236459.5208.0449454-526-3938-20392019.513
NL West51018Atlanta Braves1225666.45915.5461563-10224-3932-27401327.325
NL West6919Houston Astros1225666.45915.5454492-3819-4237-24401822.450
26 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