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MLB Games on Monday August 17, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL2Detroit TigersAL12Box | PBP911,484Tiger StadiumNight2:38Dan PetryJerry KoosmanDave Rozema---
Toronto Blue JaysAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP931,958Royals StadiumNight2:22Rich GaleJim ClancyDan QuisenberryBrett, Mayberry
Chicago White SoxAL4New York YankeesAL1Box | PBP924,651Yankee Stadium INight2:42Britt BurnsRick ReuschelKevin HickeyLuzinski
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP910,153Wrigley FieldDay2:23Doug BirdBob Welch------
Montreal ExposNL6Houston AstrosNL2Box | PBP924,203AstrodomeNight2:19Ray BurrisVern RuhleWoodie Fryman---
San Francisco GiantsNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Box | PBP117,117Three Rivers StadiumNight3:09Greg MintonRod Scurry------
San Diego PadresNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP1321,194Busch Stadium IINight3:06Jim KaatGary Lucas------
7 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 Monday, August 17, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East148New York Yankees643727.578-2462212516-1821-9432221.512
AL East259Baltimore Orioles613526.5740.52512381314-1621-10442420.545
AL East3610Milwaukee Brewers653728.5690.52902612922-1615-12442519.568
AL East4712Detroit Tigers653629.5541.52582461216-1420-15442420.545
AL East5813Boston Red Sox633330.5243.5285283219-1614-14452619.578
AL East61018Cleveland Indians592831.4756.5223229-616-1112-20442420.545
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays662046.30318.0213302-8911-229-24401723.425
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics664125.621-2792225716-1425-11432320.535
AL West226Chicago White Sox613625.5902.52852285718-1718-8451827.400
AL West335Texas Rangers613625.5902.52832305314-1422-11442123.477
AL West4917California Angels663234.4859.02912751618-1514-19441925.432
AL West51120Kansas City Royals592534.42412.5223256-3316-189-16442519.568
AL West61221Seattle Mariners662739.40914.0261309-4813-1614-23431726.395
AL West71325Minnesota Twins662145.31820.0211299-888-2012-26432023.465
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East123St. Louis Cardinals573522.614-2632174614-1121-11452421.533
NL East247Philadelphia Phillies623626.5811.5271264714-1622-10452322.511
NL East3511Montreal Expos613427.5573.02532262712-1822-9472621.553
NL East4816Pittsburgh Pirates572829.4917.02332122116-1411-16451827.400
NL East51123New York Mets592237.37314.0206264-5810-1912-18441925.432
NL East61224Chicago Cubs622042.32317.5212290-782-2117-22411823.439
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Los Angeles Dodgers654025.615-2722056719-1421-11452322.511
NL West234Cincinnati Reds633825.6031.02852652019-1219-13452817.622
NL West3614Houston Astros653332.5087.02242111319-1714-15452817.622
NL West4715Atlanta Braves623131.5007.5233258-2519-1611-16441925.432
NL West5919San Francisco Giants673136.46310.0255249617-2014-16442519.568
NL West61022San Diego Padres642440.37515.5211257-4612-2112-19461729.370
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