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MLB Games on Tuesday July 31, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL1California AngelsAL8Box | PBP925,198Anaheim StadiumNight2:37Dave FrostRob Dressler---Ford
New York YankeesAL7Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP924,972Comiskey ParkNight2:33Ron GuidryRandy ScarberyRich GossageMorrison, Spencer
Boston Red SoxAL10Cleveland IndiansAL11Box | PBP110Cleveland StadiumNight3:30Sid MongeBill Campbell---Lynn, Rice, Watson
Boston Red SoxAL0Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP939,384Cleveland StadiumNight2:38Len BarkerJoel FinchSid Monge---
Toronto Blue JaysAL5Kansas City RoyalsAL6Box | PBP922,156Royals StadiumNight3:03Marty PattinJesse JeffersonAl HraboskyScott
Baltimore OriolesAL9Milwaukee BrewersAL5Box | PBP936,105County StadiumNight2:51Sammy StewartPaul Mitchell---Bando, Dempsey, Lezcano, Money, Murray, Singleton
Minnesota TwinsAL1Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP91,763Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:07Steve McCattyGeoff Zahn------
Detroit TigersAL3Texas RangersAL11Box | PBP912,218Arlington StadiumNight2:45Doc MedichDan Petry---Putman
San Diego PadresNL10Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP99,501Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:48John D'AcquistoPhil NiekroMark LeeBevacqua, Matthews, Winfield
Los Angeles DodgersNL7Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP932,649Riverfront StadiumNight3:02Don SuttonPaul MoskauDave Patterson---
San Francisco GiantsNL4Houston AstrosNL6Box | PBP918,047AstrodomeNight2:49Joe NiekroEd WhitsonBert Roberge---
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP921,486Olympic StadiumNight2:03Rudy MaySilvio Martinez---Parrish
Chicago CubsNL1Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP937,412Veterans StadiumNight2:21Nino EspinosaMike Krukow---McBride
New York MetsNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Box | PBP910,739Three Rivers StadiumNight2:48Wayne TwitchellBert BlylevenEd Glynn---
14 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, July 31, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1057134.676-51838912932-2339-11543123.574
AL East222Boston Red Sox1026240.6087.554343910426-2636-14582929.500
AL East333Milwaukee Brewers1066343.5948.55254467928-2635-17553223.582
AL East458New York Yankees1055748.54314.04734304325-2932-19553223.582
AL East5815Detroit Tigers1025250.51017.5501495626-2926-21593326.559
AL East6916Cleveland Indians1055352.50518.0478520-4224-2929-23562828.500
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1063274.30239.5378547-16915-4017-34562135.375
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West144California Angels1076146.570-58147210927-2534-21552728.491
AL West2610Minnesota Twins1035548.5344.05204665429-2326-25592732.458
AL West3712Texas Rangers1045549.5294.54784344422-2433-25582830.483
AL West41017Kansas City Royals1045252.5007.5537550-1324-2728-25583325.569
AL West51121Chicago White Sox1044658.44213.5480509-2926-2420-34562729.482
AL West61223Seattle Mariners1084563.41716.5476554-7820-3425-29542232.407
AL West71426Oakland Athletics1073077.28031.0368605-23711-4019-37552431.436
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East115Montreal Expos1005743.570-4513787323-2734-16603822.633
NL East237Pittsburgh Pirates1035746.5531.54744195530-2227-24594118.695
NL East349Chicago Cubs1005446.5403.0452454-224-2530-21622636.419
NL East4613Philadelphia Phillies1045450.5195.0458465-723-3031-20583028.517
NL East5714St. Louis Cardinals1015249.5155.54634461721-2630-24613427.557
NL East61020New York Mets1014556.44612.5383432-4920-3324-24611843.295
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West126Houston Astros1086147.565-396411-1525-2836-19542826.519
NL West2511Cincinnati Reds1095851.5323.55034584529-2829-23523220.615
NL West3818San Francisco Giants1075255.4868.5499492726-3026-25551936.345
NL West4919San Diego Padres1084959.45412.0416452-3619-3130-28531934.358
NL West51122Los Angeles Dodgers1064561.42515.0490519-2917-3828-23563422.607
NL West61224Atlanta Braves1074364.40217.5485544-5918-3425-30532330.434
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