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MLB Games on Thursday June 28, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL6Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP911,795Memorial StadiumNight3:07Rick WiseDennis MartinezSid MongeMay, Thornton
Boston Red SoxAL3Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP932,755Tiger StadiumNight2:22Jack BillinghamSteve RenkoAurelio LopezSummers
Oakland AthleticsAL6Kansas City RoyalsAL7Box | PBP922,307Royals StadiumNight2:28Al HraboskyDave Heaverlo---Newman
Milwaukee BrewersAL6Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP1022,224Metropolitan StadiumDay3:11Bill CastroMike Marshall---Oglivie
Chicago White SoxAL2Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP97,687The KingdomeDay2:13Ross BaumgartenMike ParrottSteve Trout---
California AngelsAL4Texas RangersAL14Box | PBP929,101Arlington StadiumNight2:24Fergie JenkinsJim Barr---Baylor, Lansford
New York YankeesAL5Toronto Blue JaysAL3Box | PBP1039,347Exhibition StadiumNight2:37Ron DavisMark Lemongello------
Cincinnati RedsNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL1Box | PBP938,873Dodger StadiumNight2:03Tom HumeBurt HootonDoug Bair---
New York MetsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP910,137Three Rivers StadiumNight3:24Neil AllenJim BibbyEd GlynnRobinson, Stearns
Atlanta BravesNL5San Diego PadresNL6Box | PBP911,148San Diego StadiumDay2:32John D'AcquistoTony BrizzolaraRollie FingersNolan
Houston AstrosNL6San Francisco GiantsNL5Box | PBP915,624Candlestick ParkNight2:48Rick WilliamsJohn CurtisRandy NiemannAshby, McCovey
11 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 Thursday, June 28, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles745024.676-3632867723-1527-9855233.612
AL East222Boston Red Sox724527.6254.039329310016-1729-10884642.523
AL East335Milwaukee Brewers754332.5737.53733334020-2123-11865234.605
AL East468New York Yankees754134.5479.53353043118-2123-13854837.565
AL East5917Detroit Tigers703436.48614.0350342816-2318-13915140.560
AL East61018Cleveland Indians733340.45216.5312345-3315-2318-17884840.545
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays772453.31227.5274417-14312-2512-28852956.341
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West157Kansas City Royals754233.560-4163892720-1922-14874344.494
AL West246Texas Rangers754233.560-3403132719-1823-15874146.471
AL West379California Angels774235.5451.04163635321-1921-16854639.541
AL West4813Minnesota Twins713734.5213.03593401922-1515-19914546.495
AL West51119Chicago White Sox743341.4468.5343351-818-1715-24864046.465
AL West61222Seattle Mariners773344.42910.0351383-3212-2021-24853451.400
AL West71426Oakland Athletics772255.28621.0270436-1667-2915-26853253.376
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Montreal Expos684226.618-3062436316-2026-6925339.576
NL East2410Chicago Cubs683632.5296.0311329-1817-1719-15944450.468
NL East3311St. Louis Cardinals683632.5296.03182952312-1923-14945044.532
NL East4614Pittsburgh Pirates703634.5147.03222903218-1618-18926230.674
NL East5715Philadelphia Phillies733736.5077.5319315419-2218-14894742.528
NL East61021New York Mets703139.44312.0273302-2914-2316-17923260.348
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124Houston Astros784731.603-2932791417-2030-11844242.500
NL West2512Cincinnati Reds764036.5266.03433291419-2121-15855035.588
NL West3816San Francisco Giants753738.4938.53683571117-1920-19873453.391
NL West4920San Diego Padres793544.44312.5301342-4112-2623-18823349.402
NL West51123Los Angeles Dodgers773344.42913.5349367-1811-2522-19854639.541
NL West61224Atlanta Braves762947.38217.0333388-5512-2717-20843747.440
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