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MLB Games on Tuesday April 24, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL7California AngelsAL2Box | PBP922,343Anaheim StadiumNight2:32Jim PalmerDon Aase---Dauer, Singleton (2)
Minnesota TwinsAL2Cleveland IndiansAL7Box | PBP93,902Cleveland StadiumDay2:24Rick WiseRoger Erickson---Bonds, Thornton
Chicago White SoxAL0Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP916,335Royals StadiumNight2:21Dennis LeonardLerrin LaGrow---White
New York YankeesAL3Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP99,158Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:35Tommy JohnJohn Henry Johnson------
Boston Red SoxAL4Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP128,482The KingdomeNight3:55Dick DragoShane RawleyBill CampbellStinson, Yastrzemski
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Texas RangersAL0Box | PBP914,411Arlington StadiumNight1:55Dave LemanczykSteve Comer------
St. Louis CardinalsNL6Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP101,643Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:41Mark LittellGene GarberBuddy SchultzLum, Matthews, Simmons, Tyson
Pittsburgh PiratesNL9Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP918,372Riverfront StadiumNight2:30Don RobinsonFrank Pastore---Milner, Morgan, Parker
San Diego PadresNL1Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP95,152Olympic StadiumDay2:10Ross GrimsleyRandy Jones---Richards, Valentine
San Francisco GiantsNL3New York MetsNL10Box | PBP910,170Shea StadiumNight2:39Mike ScottVida Blue---Youngblood
Los Angeles DodgersNL6Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Box | PBP1031,140Veterans StadiumNight2:49Ron ReedJerry Reuss---Cey, Rose
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 Tuesday, April 24, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Boston Red Sox14104.714-8452323-27-21468165.555
AL East247New York Yankees16106.6251.0636215-25-41447965.549
AL East3610Detroit Tigers1165.5452.5635492-34-21507971.527
AL East4711Baltimore Orioles1798.5292.5777522-57-31429349.655
AL East5916Milwaukee Brewers1578.4673.5696813-74-11468858.603
AL East61121Toronto Blue Jays16610.3755.070100-304-62-41464799.322
AL East71222Cleveland Indians1459.3575.05172-211-54-41477671.517
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123California Angels17125.706-11973468-24-31457669.524
AL West235Texas Rangers1495.6431.56445193-36-21487474.500
AL West358Minnesota Twins1596.6002.0757327-32-31477374.497
AL West4815Kansas City Royals1578.4674.08085-51-76-11477869.531
AL West51018Chicago White Sox1679.4384.5868156-51-41446678.458
AL West61325Oakland Athletics17512.2947.05896-382-53-71454996.338
AL West71424Seattle Mariners17512.2947.079102-230-55-71456283.428
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East124Philadelphia Phillies15105.667-6845234-46-11477473.503
NL East236Montreal Expos1495.6430.5504824-45-11468660.589
NL East349St. Louis Cardinals1697.5631.5656054-54-31467769.527
NL East4613Chicago Cubs1266.5002.54148-71-35-31507476.493
NL East51020New York Mets1358.3854.0545403-42-41495891.389
NL East61123Pittsburgh Pirates15510.3335.06477-131-54-51479354.633
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Houston Astros16124.750-7141304-38-11467769.527
NL West2512Cincinnati Reds1798.5293.5828026-43-41448163.563
NL West3714San Francisco Giants1899.5004.08390-74-45-51446282.431
NL West4817San Diego Padres18810.4445.08294-124-74-31436083.420
NL West5919Los Angeles Dodgers19811.4215.57584-93-55-61437172.497
NL West61226Atlanta Braves17512.2947.57286-143-62-61436182.427
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