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MLB Games on Thursday August 20, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL2California AngelsAL6Box | PBP924,323Anaheim StadiumNight2:24Geoff ZahnDennis Martinez---Baylor
Boston Red SoxAL6Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP917,503Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:58Dennis EckersleySteve McCattyMark ClearJohnson, Stapleton
Cleveland IndiansAL6Seattle MarinersAL5Box | PBP147,630The KingdomeNight3:47Mike StantonDick Drago---Orta
New York MetsNL4Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP94,787Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:27Phil NiekroGreg HarrisRick CampHubbard
4 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 Thursday, August 20, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East147New York Yankees663828.576-2552272816-1822-10412120.512
AL East258Detroit Tigers673829.5670.52652461916-1422-15422220.524
AL East3610Baltimore Orioles643628.5631.0262255715-1821-10412318.561
AL East4711Milwaukee Brewers683830.5591.03002742623-1815-12412417.585
AL East5814Boston Red Sox663432.5154.0295294120-1814-14422517.595
AL East61018Cleveland Indians623032.4846.0237240-318-1212-20412219.537
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays682246.32417.0227309-8213-229-24381523.395
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics694326.623-2902325816-1427-12402119.525
AL West225Texas Rangers643826.5942.52962405614-1424-12411922.463
AL West336Chicago White Sox633726.5873.02912375419-1818-8431726.395
AL West4916California Angels693435.4939.03082862218-1516-20411724.415
AL West51120Kansas City Royals612536.41014.0230270-4016-189-18422517.595
AL West61221Seattle Mariners692841.40615.0272323-5113-1615-25401624.400
AL West71426Minnesota Twins682147.30921.5211306-958-2212-26412021.488
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East134St. Louis Cardinals593623.610-2732274614-1122-12432320.535
NL East249Philadelphia Phillies643628.5632.5275273214-1822-10432320.535
NL East3512Montreal Expos633429.5404.02562391712-2022-9452619.578
NL East4817Pittsburgh Pirates592930.4927.02422192316-1412-17431726.395
NL East51123New York Mets622339.37114.5216275-5911-2112-18411823.439
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 Braves653332.5087.0244268-2419-1613-17411724.415
NL West5919San Francisco Giants693237.46410.0262258418-2114-16422418.571
NL West61022San Diego Padres662541.37915.5221267-4613-2212-19441628.364
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