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MLB Games on Tuesday April 17, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP916,053Fenway ParkDay2:21Tom BurgmeierReggie Cleveland---Lezcano, Lynn, Yastrzemski
Texas RangersAL6Cleveland IndiansAL2Box | PBP96,910Cleveland StadiumDay2:34Fergie JenkinsRick WaitsJim KernThornton
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP915,275Tiger StadiumDay2:35John HillerPaul Splittorff---Thompson
California AngelsAL6Minnesota TwinsAL0Box | PBP937,529Metropolitan StadiumDay2:25Nolan RyanDave Goltz---Aikens
Baltimore OriolesAL1New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP920,135Yankee Stadium IDay2:00Ron GuidryMike Flanagan---Jackson
Seattle MarinersAL5Oakland AthleticsAL6Box | PBP9653Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:43Dave HeaverloOdell Jones------
Chicago White SoxAL6Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP910,074Exhibition StadiumDay2:23Francisco BarriosTom UnderwoodMike Proly---
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP911,010Wrigley FieldDay2:19Ken HoltzmanJohn DennyBruce SutterKingman, Simmons
Atlanta BravesNL4Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP916,211Riverfront StadiumNight2:27Tom HumeLarry McWilliamsDoug BairMatthews, Murphy (2)
Houston AstrosNL6Los Angeles DodgersNL10Box | PBP927,635Dodger StadiumNight2:55Jerry ReussTom Dixon---Baker, Cedeno, Garvey (2), Yeager
New York MetsNL4Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP127,912Olympic StadiumDay3:16Woodie FrymanSkip Lockwood---Dawson, Montanez
Philadelphia PhilliesNL13Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP97,739Three Rivers StadiumNight2:49Steve CarltonBert Blyleven---Maddox, McBride (2), Robinson, Schmidt
San Francisco GiantsNL3San Diego PadresNL4Box | PBP916,734San Diego StadiumNight2:23Rollie FingersBob Knepper---Madlock, Tenace
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 Tuesday, April 17, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East145Milwaukee Brewers963.667-5239132-24-11528963.586
AL East257Boston Red Sox853.6250.54936132-23-11528666.566
AL East368New York Yankees1064.6000.54445-14-22-21508367.553
AL East4713Detroit Tigers844.5001.5484622-32-11538172.529
AL East51019Toronto Blue Jays1046.4002.55568-132-32-315249103.322
AL East61223Baltimore Orioles1037.3003.54057-170-43-31499950.664
AL East71426Cleveland Indians927.2224.02351-281-51-21527973.520
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Texas Rangers871.875-4627192-05-11547678.494
AL West223California Angels1183.7270.57444306-22-11518071.530
AL West334Minnesota Twins1073.7001.05443117-20-11527577.493
AL West4812Kansas City Royals1055.5003.0655781-44-11528072.526
AL West5918Chicago White Sox1046.4004.0565243-21-41506981.460
AL West61120Seattle Mariners1358.3854.56884-160-25-61496287.416
AL West71325Oakland Athletics1239.2506.04065-251-32-61505199.340
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Montreal Expos972.778-302644-13-11518863.583
NL East2511Philadelphia Phillies954.5562.04130113-42-01537974.516
NL East3410St. Louis Cardinals954.5562.04331121-43-11538172.529
NL East4917Pittsburgh Pirates1046.4003.54359-160-24-41529458.618
NL East51021New York Mets835.3753.5353232-11-41546094.390
NL East61224Chicago Cubs725.2864.02034-141-31-21557877.503
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West126Houston Astros1284.667-5431233-35-11508169.540
NL West239San Francisco Giants1275.5831.0545043-24-31506486.427
NL West3614Cincinnati Reds1266.5002.06163-24-32-31498465.564
NL West4715Los Angeles Dodgers1367.4622.55363-101-25-51497376.490
NL West5816San Diego Padres1257.4173.04152-112-53-21496386.423
NL West61122Atlanta Braves1147.3643.54852-43-51-21496287.416
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