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MLB Games on Sunday August 19, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL11Baltimore OriolesAL7Box | PBP1032,058Memorial StadiumDay3:49Steve BusbyDon Stanhouse---Brett, DeCinces
Chicago White SoxAL3Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP933,475Fenway ParkDay2:29Rich WorthamDennis EckersleyEd FarmerEvans, Orta
Toronto Blue JaysAL2California AngelsAL4Box | PBP923,814Anaheim StadiumDay2:32Don AaseBalor Moore---Grich
Texas RangersAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP937,376County StadiumDay2:15Mike CaldwellSparky Lyle---Bell, Oglivie
Minnesota TwinsAL3New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP947,723Yankee Stadium IDay2:16Ron GuidryDarrell JacksonRich Gossage---
Cleveland IndiansAL2Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP92,317Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:12Mike NorrisRick Waits------
Detroit TigersAL4Seattle MarinersAL8Box | PBP97,262The KingdomeNight2:50Floyd BannisterBruce Robbins---Greene, Horton, Parrish, Roberts
San Diego PadresNL1Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP931,750Wrigley FieldDay2:19Rick ReuschelRandy JonesBruce SutterFoote
New York MetsNL5Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP934,765Riverfront StadiumDay2:29Doug BairDale MurrayTom HumeFlores, Norman
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP930,631AstrodomeNight2:21Steve CarltonJoaquin Andujar------
Atlanta BravesNL1Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP934,880Olympic StadiumDay2:07Bill LeeTony BrizzolaraStan BahnsenBahnsen, Carter, Matthews
Los Angeles DodgersNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP928,382Three Rivers StadiumDay2:03Kent TekulveBurt Hooton---Madlock
San Francisco GiantsNL0St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP942,622Busch Stadium IIDay2:26John DennyJohn CurtisMark LittellHendrick (2)
13 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 Sunday, August 19, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1217942.653-57845911935-2544-17382315.605
AL East222Boston Red Sox1217546.6204.067451915531-2744-19391623.410
AL East333Milwaukee Brewers1247351.5897.56085446431-2842-23372215.595
AL East4510New York Yankees1216655.54513.05354944126-3040-25392316.590
AL East5814Detroit Tigers1226359.51616.56035901331-3532-24392217.564
AL East6916Cleveland Indians1236162.49619.0560608-4830-3631-26382018.526
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1233984.31741.0451635-18420-4619-38391425.359
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147California Angels1246955.556-66655211431-2838-27381919.500
AL West2612Minnesota Twins1226458.5254.05975574033-3031-28401822.450
AL West3713Kansas City Royals1236459.5204.56496351431-3433-25392118.538
AL West41017Texas Rangers1246163.4928.05705373326-3635-27382216.579
AL West51120Chicago White Sox1225567.45113.0554578-2433-3022-37381820.474
AL West61223Seattle Mariners1245173.41118.0538639-10122-3629-37381622.421
AL West71426Oakland Athletics1243985.31530.0435671-23614-4425-41381523.395
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East114Pittsburgh Pirates1237152.577-5795057434-2537-27392712.692
NL East225Montreal Expos1186751.5681.55194398026-3341-18422814.667
NL East359Chicago Cubs1206654.5503.55705452526-3040-24421428.333
NL East4611St. Louis Cardinals1226458.5256.55555282727-3036-29402218.550
NL East5715Philadelphia Phillies1246460.5167.5534555-2129-3735-23382018.526
NL East61021New York Mets1215269.43018.0473530-5725-3826-32411130.268
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West136Houston Astros1247054.565-447456-927-3143-23381919.500
NL West248Cincinnati Reds1256956.5521.55795037630-3039-26362115.583
NL West3818Los Angeles Dodgers1235766.46312.5582582024-4133-25392217.564
NL West4919San Francisco Giants1245767.46013.0559585-2628-3929-28381424.368
NL West51122San Diego Padres1255372.42417.5468544-7621-4332-29361521.417
NL West61224Atlanta Braves1254778.37623.5529622-9319-4428-34351916.543
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