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MLB Games on Friday August 10, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL6Baltimore OriolesAL8Box | PBP944,646Memorial StadiumNight2:58Tippy MartinezRon Davis---Ayala, Chambliss, Gamble
Milwaukee BrewersAL4Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP932,914Fenway ParkNight2:35Dick DragoBob McClure---Lezcano, Lynn, Poquette, Thomas
Seattle MarinersAL8California AngelsAL6Box | PBP1428,969Anaheim StadiumNight4:23Randy SteinDave LaRoche---Bochte, Ford, Lansford
Detroit TigersAL6Kansas City RoyalsAL7Box | PBP90Royals StadiumNight3:06Dan QuisenberryAurelio Lopez---Kemp, McRae
Detroit TigersAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL7Box | PBP937,012Royals StadiumNight2:17Dennis LeonardPat UnderwoodDan QuisenberryWhite, Wockenfuss
Oakland AthleticsAL6Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP110Metropolitan StadiumNight3:14Dave HeaverloMike Marshall------
Oakland AthleticsAL2Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP1213,742Metropolitan StadiumNight3:56Darrell JacksonDave Heaverlo------
Cleveland IndiansAL6Texas RangersAL1Box | PBP917,832Arlington StadiumNight2:49Len BarkerDanny Darwin------
Houston AstrosNL2Atlanta BravesNL1Box | PBP910,394Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:45Joe NiekroEddie SolomonJoe Sambito---
Montreal ExposNL1New York MetsNL7Box | PBP90Shea StadiumNight2:07Craig SwanRoss Grimsley---Speier
Montreal ExposNL6New York MetsNL5Box | PBP99,161Shea StadiumNight2:56David PalmerDwight BernardElias SosaDawson, Mazzilli, Parrish
Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP120Veterans StadiumNight3:14Rawly EastwickGrant Jackson---Garner, Parker
Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP963,346Veterans StadiumNight3:03Bruce KisonRandy LerchKent Tekulve---
Cincinnati RedsNL2San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP925,261San Diego StadiumNight1:55Randy JonesFrank Pastore------
Los Angeles DodgersNL9San Francisco GiantsNL0Box | PBP931,530Candlestick ParkNight2:48Don SuttonBob Knepper---Cey, Hatcher, Lopes, Thomas
Chicago CubsNL8St. Louis CardinalsNL13Box | PBP90Busch Stadium IINight2:51Silvio MartinezMike Krukow---Buckner, Kingman, Mumphrey
Chicago CubsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP949,467Busch Stadium IINight2:33Bob ForschBill CaudillMark LittellCarbo, Kingman
17 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 Friday, August 10, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1147638.667-55542612935-2541-13452619.578
AL East222Boston Red Sox1137043.6195.562348513831-2739-16472126.447
AL East334Milwaukee Brewers1166650.56911.05675155230-2836-22452916.644
AL East459New York Yankees1146153.53515.05104684226-3035-23462818.609
AL East5916Detroit Tigers1145856.50918.0560551926-3232-24472720.574
AL East61017Cleveland Indians1155857.50418.5531581-5027-3131-26462323.500
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays1133479.30141.5413594-18115-4119-38491930.388
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West146California Angels1166551.560-63151811331-2834-23462323.500
AL West2612Minnesota Twins1136053.5313.55605114931-2529-28492227.449
AL West3713Kansas City Royals1145955.5185.0596594228-3031-25482622.542
AL West4814Texas Rangers1155956.5135.55405004025-3034-26472423.511
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1115061.45012.5513542-2930-2620-35492326.469
AL West61223Seattle Mariners1164967.42216.0513592-7922-3427-33461828.391
AL West71325Oakland Athletics1163581.30230.0409644-23514-4221-39461927.413
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East125Pittsburgh Pirates1156550.565-5304755532-2533-25473314.702
NL East237Montreal Expos1116249.5591.05014297224-3138-18493316.673
NL East3510Chicago Cubs1115952.5324.0519510924-2935-23512130.412
NL East4611St. Louis Cardinals1136053.5314.05274913627-3032-24492623.531
NL East5715Philadelphia Phillies1176057.5136.0509524-1525-3635-21452421.533
NL East61122New York Mets1144965.43015.5430500-7022-3526-31481434.292
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113Houston Astros1176849.581-435439-427-3041-19452124.467
NL West248Cincinnati Reds1186454.5424.55484816729-2935-25432617.605
NL West3818San Francisco Giants1165561.47412.5530543-1327-3428-27461630.348
NL West4920San Diego Padres1175265.44416.0446499-5321-3731-28441628.364
NL West51021Los Angeles Dodgers1155164.44316.0543558-1518-3933-25472819.596
NL West61224Atlanta Braves1184672.39022.5513582-6919-4127-31422022.476
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