Page Notes  
Events related to Wednesday August 19, 1981 There are multiple baseball-related topics here, viewable individually through the VIEWS section.
About the Data:Retrosheet Data | Boxscores Data

Learn more about TBC data and the site in the About TBC section. Also, don't forget to find a way to Support TBC.
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

MLB Games on Wednesday August 19, 1981

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL3California AngelsAL6Box | PBP924,158Anaheim StadiumNight2:23Steve RenkoMike FlanaganDon AaseGrich
Minnesota TwinsAL0Detroit TigersAL4Box | PBP916,960Tiger StadiumNight2:25Dan SchatzederDarrell JacksonDave TobikPapi
Toronto Blue JaysAL9Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP928,174Royals StadiumNight2:57Juan BerenguerDennis Leonard---McRae
Chicago White SoxAL6New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP930,421Yankee Stadium INight3:05Dennis LampRudy MayEd Farmer---
Boston Red SoxAL2Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP915,134Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:13Matt KeoughFrank Tanana---Johnson
Cleveland IndiansAL3Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP107,800The KingdomeNight2:55Shane RawleySid Monge------
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP913,908Arlington StadiumNight2:04Doc MedichJim SlatonJim KernSample
New York MetsNL2Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP96,080Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:24Tommy BoggsMike ScottRick CampAsselstine, Valentine
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Chicago CubsNL4Box | PBP926,860Wrigley FieldDay2:27Mike KrukowDave GoltzRandy MartzGuerrero, Landreaux (2)
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP923,133Riverfront StadiumNight2:53Tom HumeSparky Lyle------
Montreal ExposNL1Houston AstrosNL9Box | PBP927,169AstrodomeNight2:39Nolan RyanScott SandersonDave SmithWalling
San Francisco GiantsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Box | PBP98,414Three Rivers StadiumNight2:22Odell JonesDoyle AlexanderGrant JacksonLacy, Pena
San Diego PadresNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL7Box | PBP918,268Busch Stadium IINight2:56Bruce SutterJohn Littlefield---Lefebvre
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, August 19, 1981

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East147New York Yankees663828.576-2552272816-1822-10412120.512
AL East258Baltimore Orioles633627.5710.52602491115-1721-10422319.548
AL East369Detroit Tigers673829.5670.52652461916-1422-15422220.524
AL East4711Milwaukee Brewers683830.5591.03002742623-1815-12412417.585
AL East5814Boston Red Sox653332.5084.5289290-119-1814-14432617.605
AL East61018Cleveland Indians612932.4756.5231235-417-1212-20422319.548
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays682246.32417.0227309-8213-229-24381523.395
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics684325.632-2862266016-1427-11412120.512
AL West225Texas Rangers643826.5943.02962405614-1424-12411922.463
AL West336Chicago White Sox633726.5873.52912375419-1818-8431726.395
AL West4917California Angels683335.48510.03022841818-1515-20421824.429
AL West51120Seattle Mariners682840.41215.0267317-5013-1615-24411625.390
AL West61221Kansas City Royals612536.41014.5230270-4016-189-18422517.595
AL West71426Minnesota Twins682147.30922.0211306-958-2212-26412021.488
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East134St. Louis Cardinals593623.610-2732274614-1122-12432320.535
NL East2410Philadelphia Phillies643628.5632.5275273214-1822-10432320.535
NL East3512Montreal Expos633429.5404.02562391712-2022-9452619.578
NL East4816Pittsburgh Pirates592930.4927.02422192316-1412-17431726.395
NL East51123New York Mets612338.37714.0212269-5711-2012-18421824.429
NL East61224Chicago Cubs642143.32817.5216298-822-2118-23391722.436
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Cincinnati Reds654025.615-2942692519-1221-13432617.605
NL West223Los Angeles Dodgers674126.612-2802097120-1521-11432221.512
NL West3613Houston Astros673532.5226.02372142319-1716-15432617.605
NL West4715Atlanta Braves643232.5007.5238264-2619-1612-17421824.429
NL West5919San Francisco Giants693237.46410.0262258418-2114-16422418.571
NL West61022San Diego Padres662541.37915.5221267-4613-2212-19441628.364
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