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MLB Games on Wednesday September 26,1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL2Baltimore OriolesAL13Box | PBP917,205Memorial StadiumNight2:27Scott McGregorMike Chris---Ayala, DeCinces, Murray, Stegman
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP918,010Fenway ParkNight2:10Chuck RaineyBalor MooreDick DragoHowell
Kansas City RoyalsAL4California AngelsAL0Box | PBP940,565Anaheim StadiumNight2:20Dennis LeonardDave LaRoche---White
Seattle MarinersAL8Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP98,116County StadiumNight2:36Mike ParrottMoose Haas---Bochte
Chicago White SoxAL6Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP104,458Metropolitan StadiumNight3:08Ed FarmerMike Marshall---Castino, Jackson, Torres
Cleveland IndiansAL3New York YankeesAL6Box | PBP916,354Yankee Stadium INight2:25Ron GuidryMike Paxton---Gamble, Pruitt
Oakland AthleticsAL2Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP96,369Arlington StadiumNight1:56Steve ComerRick Langford---Gross, Newman, Rivers
Houston AstrosNL4Atlanta BravesNL9Box | PBP92,248Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:34Phil NiekroJoe Niekro---Bergman, Matthews
New York MetsNL8Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP95,827Wrigley FieldDay2:46Tom HausmanDonnie Moore---Hebner
San Diego PadresNL3Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP921,146Riverfront StadiumNight2:21Tom SeaverRandy JonesTom HumeRichards, Winfield
St. Louis CardinalsNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL11Box | PBP918,458Veterans StadiumNight2:07Steve CarltonSilvio Martinez---Mackanin, McCarver, Tyson
Montreal ExposNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL10Box | PBP942,043Three Rivers StadiumNight3:00Bruce KisonSteve Rogers---Garner, Speier
Los Angeles DodgersNL8San Francisco GiantsNL4Box | PBP910,791Candlestick ParkNight3:05Dave PattersonTom GriffinLerrin LaGrowLeMaster
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 Wednesday, September 26, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles15610155.647-73756617146-3155-24312.333
AL East224Milwaukee Brewers1579265.5869.57797027741-3651-29431.750
AL East336Boston Red Sox1568769.55814.081969212738-3950-294401.000
AL East459New York Yankees1568571.54516.07046614338-4147-304401.000
AL East5611Detroit Tigers1578374.52918.57567223438-4245-32422.500
AL East61016Cleveland Indians1577978.50322.5742780-3834-4545-33422.500
AL East71326Toronto Blue Jays15853105.33549.0599831-23221-5632-49404.000
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147California Angels1598772.547-85275210038-4049-32312.333
AL West2712Kansas City Royals1598376.5224.08278072039-4244-34321.667
AL West3813Minnesota Twins1588177.5135.57487004843-3838-39413.250
AL West4915Texas Rangers1588078.5066.57306814939-4241-36431.750
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1557184.45814.0715735-2039-4131-44523.400
AL West61222Seattle Mariners1586692.41820.5694802-10830-4736-45413.250
AL West71425Oakland Athletics15853105.33533.5561832-27122-5531-50413.250
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Pittsburgh Pirates1599663.604-75362313050-3246-31321.667
NL East223Montreal Expos1579463.5991.069657412239-4055-23312.333
NL East3510St. Louis Cardinals1588672.5449.57056634243-3742-36404.000
NL East4614Philadelphia Phillies1608278.51314.5676713-3739-4043-382201.000
NL East5717Chicago Cubs1597980.49717.0695690534-4445-36312.333
NL East61224New York Mets1596099.37736.0568689-12131-4628-543301.000
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135Cincinnati Reds1588969.563-7266359142-3947-30312.333
NL West248Houston Astros1598772.5472.5572574-235-4352-29321.667
NL West3818Los Angeles Dodgers1587880.49411.07287012733-4745-33413.250
NL West4920San Francisco Giants1586989.43720.0658736-7833-4836-41422.500
NL West51021San Diego Padres1586692.41823.0591672-8127-5039-42321.667
NL West61123Atlanta Braves1576493.40824.5660758-9830-4834-45321.667
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