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MLB Games on Tuesday August 7, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Milwaukee BrewersAL7Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP939,524Memorial StadiumNight3:34Jerry AugustineSammy Stewart---Davis, Kelly, Lezcano, May, Thomas
Cleveland IndiansAL3Boston Red SoxAL12Box | PBP931,204Fenway ParkNight2:45Mike TorrezDavid Clyde---Fisk, Lynn, Rice
Texas RangersAL1Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP90Tiger StadiumNight2:25Milt WilcoxJim Kern---Kemp, Thompson
Texas RangersAL2Detroit TigersAL8Box | PBP927,009Tiger StadiumNight2:27Jack BillinghamDave RajsichAurelio LopezBell, Morales (2), Zisk
Chicago White SoxAL9New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP933,513Yankee Stadium INight2:40Randy ScarberyKen ClayEd FarmerJackson, Lemon, Torres
California AngelsAL5Oakland AthleticsAL9Box | PBP92,905Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:32Rick LangfordJim Barr---Downing, Revering
Minnesota TwinsAL5Seattle MarinersAL2Box | PBP98,288The KingdomeNight2:52Jerry KoosmanRich HintonMike MarshallCastino
Kansas City RoyalsAL2Toronto Blue JaysAL3Box | PBP923,779Exhibition StadiumNight1:58Tom UnderwoodPaul Splittorff---McRae
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Chicago CubsNL15Box | PBP934,641Wrigley FieldDay2:37Rick ReuschelJim Rooker---Martin, Milner
Atlanta BravesNL3Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP1125,079Riverfront StadiumNight3:06Gene GarberDoug Bair---Concepcion, Horner
Houston AstrosNL8Los Angeles DodgersNL10Box | PBP934,538Dodger StadiumNight2:46Ken BrettJoe SambitoDave PattersonFerguson (2), Yeager (2)
St. Louis CardinalsNL9New York MetsNL2Box | PBP90Shea StadiumNight2:12John FulghamKevin Kobel---Hendrick, Scott
St. Louis CardinalsNL2New York MetsNL1Box | PBP910,651Shea StadiumNight2:17Roy ThomasPete FalconeWill McEnaneyTempleton
Montreal ExposNL2Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP938,237Veterans StadiumNight2:19Larry ChristensonScott Sanderson---Maddox, Trillo
San Diego PadresNL2San Francisco GiantsNL3Box | PBP924,473Candlestick ParkNight2:52Vida BlueGaylord PerryGary LavelleClark
15 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, August 07, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1117437.667-54041013035-2539-12482820.583
AL East222Boston Red Sox1096841.6245.060946514431-2737-14512328.451
AL East334Milwaukee Brewers1136548.57510.05535035029-2636-22483018.625
AL East459New York Yankees1116051.54114.04994524726-2934-22492920.592
AL East5813Detroit Tigers1095653.51417.05295151426-3030-23522923.558
AL East61017Cleveland Indians1115556.49519.0509571-6224-3031-26502624.520
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1123478.30440.5410584-17415-4119-37501931.380
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147California Angels1146450.561-61750910830-2834-22482424.500
AL West2611Minnesota Twins1105852.5274.05495024730-2528-27522428.462
AL West3712Texas Rangers1115853.5234.55174724524-2834-25512526.490
AL West4915Kansas City Royals1115655.5056.5572582-1027-3029-25512922.569
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1094960.45012.5505537-3229-2520-35512427.471
AL West61223Seattle Mariners1144866.42116.0504583-7921-3427-32481929.396
AL West71426Oakland Athletics1133479.30129.5400628-22813-4121-38492029.408
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East125Montreal Expos1076146.570-4874078023-2838-18533419.642
NL East236Pittsburgh Pirates1116348.568-5164566030-2333-25513516.686
NL East348Chicago Cubs1075849.5423.04954841124-2734-22552233.400
NL East4614St. Louis Cardinals1095653.5146.04974762125-3030-24533023.566
NL East5716Philadelphia Phillies1135756.5047.0493511-1825-3632-20492722.551
NL East61122New York Mets1104862.43614.5414481-6722-3525-28521537.288
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113Houston Astros1146648.579-426433-725-2941-19482325.479
NL West2510Cincinnati Reds1156253.5394.55384756329-2833-25462818.609
NL West3818San Francisco Giants1135459.47811.5520523-327-3427-25491732.347
NL West4920San Diego Padres1145064.43916.0432487-5520-3630-28471829.383
NL West51021Los Angeles Dodgers1124963.43816.0529551-2217-3932-24503020.600
NL West61224Atlanta Braves1154669.40020.5509572-6319-3927-30452025.444
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