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MLB Games on Tuesday May 29, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL2Chicago White SoxAL4Box | PBP97,787Comiskey ParkNight2:36Rich WorthamEric WilkinsRandy Scarbery---
Baltimore OriolesAL8Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP922,731Royals StadiumNight2:41Jim PalmerPaul Splittorff---Dauer, May, Roenicke, Singleton
New York YankeesAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL7Box | PBP921,891County StadiumNight2:02Moose HaasCatfish Hunter---Cooper (2), Jackson, Nettles
California AngelsAL6Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP94,068The KingdomeNight2:38Jim BarrMike ParrottDave LaRocheJones, Lansford, Stinson
Detroit TigersAL9Toronto Blue JaysAL8Box | PBP911,449Exhibition StadiumNight3:03Dave TobikTom BuskeyJohn Hiller---
Cincinnati RedsNL1Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP917,458AstrodomeNight2:09Randy NiemannPaul Moskau------
San Francisco GiantsNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL6Box | PBP935,845Dodger StadiumNight3:03Terry ForsterGary Lavelle---Baker, Cey
Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Montreal ExposNL9Box | PBP932,078Olympic StadiumNight2:17Steve RogersDick Ruthven---Valentine
Chicago CubsNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL8Box | PBP97,196Three Rivers StadiumNight2:07Don RobinsonKen Holtzman---Garner, Parker
Atlanta BravesNL3San Diego PadresNL6Box | PBP90San Diego StadiumNight2:52Gaylord PerryTony Brizzolara---Winfield
Atlanta BravesNL2San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP915,340San Diego StadiumNight1:52Bob OwchinkoPhil NiekroRollie FingersBonnell, Turner
New York MetsNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP914,149Busch Stadium IINight2:25Pat ZachryPete VuckovichSkip Lockwood---
12 record(s)
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, May 29, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles473017.638-2431826115-1115-61127240.643
AL East245Boston Red Sox442618.5912.5217178399-1017-81166551.560
AL East3710Milwaukee Brewers492722.5514.02321914111-1616-61126844.607
AL East4813New York Yankees472522.5325.02081961211-1414-81136449.566
AL East51017Detroit Tigers412021.4887.020920818-1212-91206555.542
AL East61120Cleveland Indians462026.4359.5181219-387-1413-121156154.530
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays481236.25018.5183269-866-156-211144173.360
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123California Angels482919.604-2642125215-1214-71145955.518
AL West234Minnesota Twins442618.5911.02322131916-710-111185662.475
AL West357Texas Rangers462719.5871.02141981613-914-101165660.483
AL West468Kansas City Royals482721.5632.02662491713-1214-91145856.509
AL West5914Chicago White Sox472423.5114.5230221913-1211-111134964.434
AL West61224Seattle Mariners491732.34712.5215260-456-1511-171135063.442
AL West71325Oakland Athletics481632.33313.0165263-986-1810-141143876.333
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Montreal Expos422715.643-1981683012-1215-31186850.576
NL East226Philadelphia Phillies462719.5872.02121823014-913-101165759.491
NL East3512St. Louis Cardinals432320.5354.51811592210-1212-91196356.529
NL East4716Pittsburgh Pirates432122.4886.52021921011-1210-101197742.647
NL East5919Chicago Cubs432023.4657.5189218-299-1211-111196059.504
NL East61122New York Mets431726.39510.5167198-317-159-121194673.387
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West139Cincinnati Reds472621.553-229221813-1113-101146450.561
NL West2411Houston Astros502723.5400.52041871712-1415-91126250.554
NL West3615San Francisco Giants492524.5102.0227220711-1114-131134667.407
NL West4818Los Angeles Dodgers502426.4803.5227213148-1516-111125557.491
NL West51021San Diego Padres512229.4316.0199238-398-1614-131104664.418
NL West61223Atlanta Braves471829.3838.0209248-398-1510-141134865.425
26 record(s)
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