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MLB Games on Wednesday April 18, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Milwaukee BrewersAL4Boston Red SoxAL1Box | PBP919,213Fenway ParkDay2:04Lary SorensenSteve Renko---Bando, Burleson, Molitor
Texas RangersAL4Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP96,192Cleveland StadiumDay2:59Sid MongeDoc Medich---Alexander
California AngelsAL11Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP93,776Metropolitan StadiumDay3:09Dyar MillerRoger EricksonMark ClearSmalley
Baltimore OriolesAL1New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP925,562Yankee Stadium INight2:20Tommy JohnDennis MartinezRich GossageJackson, Spencer
Seattle MarinersAL2Oakland AthleticsAL5Box | PBP91,215Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:20Alan WirthRick HoneycuttDave Heaverlo---
Chicago White SoxAL12Toronto Blue JaysAL5Box | PBP910,478Exhibition StadiumDay2:31Rich WorthamJim Clancy------
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP1412,825Wrigley FieldDay3:28Tom BrunoDonnie MooreDarold Knowles---
Houston AstrosNL4Los Angeles DodgersNL0Box | PBP930,811Dodger StadiumNight2:22Vern RuhleDoug Rau------
New York MetsNL5Montreal ExposNL6Box | PBP910,059Olympic StadiumDay2:56David PalmerDale Murray---Perez
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP912,195Three Rivers StadiumNight2:11Randy LerchDon Robinson---Luzinski, McBride, Stargell
San Francisco GiantsNL6San Diego PadresNL7Box | PBP918,811San Diego StadiumNight2:46Steve MuraTom Griffin------
11 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 Wednesday, April 18, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East134Milwaukee Brewers1073.700-5640163-24-11518863.583
AL East247New York Yankees1174.6360.5474614-23-21498267.550
AL East3610Boston Red Sox954.5561.55040102-23-21518665.570
AL East4813Detroit Tigers844.5002.0484622-32-11538172.529
AL East51020Toronto Blue Jays1147.3643.56080-202-32-415149102.325
AL East61324Cleveland Indians1037.3004.02955-261-52-21517873.517
AL East71425Baltimore Orioles1138.2734.54160-190-53-31489949.669
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West112Texas Rangers972.778-5033172-15-11537677.497
AL West223California Angels1293.7500.58550357-22-11507971.527
AL West356Minnesota Twins1174.6361.0605467-20-21517576.497
AL West4712Kansas City Royals1055.5002.5655781-44-11528072.526
AL West5916Chicago White Sox1156.4553.06857114-21-41496881.456
AL West61121Seattle Mariners1459.3574.57089-190-35-61486286.419
AL West71223Oakland Athletics1349.3085.04567-221-33-61495099.336
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Montreal Expos1082.800-363154-14-11508763.580
NL East248Philadelphia Phillies1064.6002.04432124-42-01527874.513
NL East339St. Louis Cardinals1064.6002.04633132-43-11528072.526
NL East4918Pittsburgh Pirates1147.3644.54562-170-24-51519457.623
NL East51122New York Mets936.3334.5403822-21-41536093.392
NL East61226Chicago Cubs826.2505.02237-151-31-31547876.506
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125Houston Astros1394.692-5831274-35-11498069.537
NL West2511San Francisco Giants1376.5382.0605733-34-31496485.430
NL West3614Cincinnati Reds1266.5002.56163-24-32-31498465.564
NL West4715San Diego Padres1367.4623.04858-102-54-21486286.419
NL West5817Los Angeles Dodgers1468.4293.55367-141-25-61487375.493
NL West61019Atlanta Braves1147.3644.04852-43-51-21496287.416
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