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MLB Games on Wednesday September 16, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL1Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP100Fenway ParkNight2:38Dennis EckersleyJack Morris------
Detroit TigersAL4Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP913,312Fenway ParkNight2:37Tom BurgmeierDave Tobik---Wockenfuss
Kansas City RoyalsAL3California AngelsAL1Box | PBP920,582Anaheim StadiumNight2:34Dennis LeonardGeoff Zahn---Downing, Motley
New York YankeesAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL3Box | PBP913,510County StadiumNight2:10Randy LerchDave RighettiRollie FingersJackson, Thomas
Chicago White SoxAL3Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP95,178The KingdomeNight3:14Britt BurnsDick Drago---Paciorek
Oakland AthleticsAL2Texas RangersAL1Box | PBP99,743Arlington StadiumNight2:29Mike NorrisDanny Darwin---Murphy
Minnesota TwinsAL5Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP911,733Exhibition StadiumNight2:10Albert WilliamsJuan Berenguer---Castino
Atlanta BravesNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL3Box | PBP919,905Dodger StadiumNight2:32Jerry ReussGaylord PerrySteve Howe---
St. Louis CardinalsNL7Montreal ExposNL1Box | PBP90Olympic StadiumNight2:24Bob ForschRay Burris---Porter
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP1130,222Olympic StadiumNight2:57Jeff ReardonJim Kaat---Francona
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3New York MetsNL1Box | PBP90Shea StadiumNight2:14Dick RuthvenPat Zachry---Schmidt
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4New York MetsNL5Box | PBP94,353Shea StadiumNight2:16Mike MarshallSteve CarltonNeil AllenMatthews, Stearns
Houston AstrosNL5San Diego PadresNL2Box | PBP94,241Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:35Don SuttonTim LollarJoe Sambito---
Cincinnati RedsNL7San Francisco GiantsNL12Box | PBP94,168Candlestick ParkNight2:51Fred BreiningMario Soto---Clark, Driessen, Evans
14 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 16, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East114New York Yankees925438.587-3722868625-2329-1515510.333
AL East236Detroit Tigers935340.5701.53643442023-2130-191679.438
AL East347Baltimore Orioles885038.5682.0369362721-2129-171798.529
AL East458Milwaukee Brewers945341.5642.04193853429-2224-191596.600
AL East569Boston Red Sox915041.5493.54244002426-2324-181798.529
AL East6915Cleveland Indians864343.5008.0359367-822-2021-231798.529
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays923260.34822.0288404-11618-2714-331459.357
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West125Oakland Athletics945440.574-3953455022-2232-1815105.667
AL West2712Texas Rangers894841.5393.53953356021-2227-191697.563
AL West3814Chicago White Sox894643.5175.53923454725-2421-191789.471
AL West41019Kansas City Royals864145.4779.0317347-3026-2315-221798.529
AL West51120California Angels944351.45711.04043921222-2521-261688.500
AL West61221Minnesota Twins943658.38318.0315413-9813-2622-3315510.333
AL West71323Seattle Mariners943559.37219.0372460-8819-2716-321596.600
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East133St. Louis Cardinals855035.588-3763255122-1728-181798.529
NL East2511Philadelphia Phillies894841.5394.0393387618-2630-1518117.611
NL East3613Montreal Expos904842.5334.53723492318-2730-1518126.667
NL East4918Pittsburgh Pirates854144.4829.0340337321-2119-2417512.294
NL East51022New York Mets873354.37918.0280365-8515-3118-231688.500
NL East61225Chicago Cubs883256.36419.5306404-988-2923-281569.400
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers935736.613-40129810327-1930-1717611.353
NL West222Cincinnati Reds915437.5932.04013871425-1929-1817125.706
NL West3410Houston Astros935142.5486.03292874225-2526-1717107.588
NL West4716San Francisco Giants944747.50010.53623461622-2925-181798.529
NL West5817Atlanta Braves904446.48911.5345357-1223-2420-2316610.375
NL West61124San Diego Padres933459.36623.0338401-6316-3218-2717710.412
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