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MLB Games on Saturday May 8, 1976

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL6Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP951,195Memorial StadiumNight2:33Dennis LeonardKen HoltzmanDoug BirdMay (2), Mayberry
Texas RangersAL6Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP90Fenway ParkDay2:52Steve HarganDick PoleJoe HoernerHowell
Texas RangersAL12Boston Red SoxAL4Box | PBP923,737Fenway ParkDay2:39Jim UmbargerLuis Tiant---Harrah
Cleveland IndiansAL3California AngelsAL4Box | PBP1325,541Anaheim StadiumNight4:13Jim BrewerTom Buskey---Hendrick
Chicago White SoxAL1Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP911,802Tiger StadiumDay2:09Vern RuhleBart JohnsonBill Laxton---
Minnesota TwinsAL13Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP921,619County StadiumDay2:58Joe DeckerBill Travers---Kusick
New York YankeesAL8Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP98,687Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:55Dick TidrowJim Todd---Garner, Mason
Cincinnati RedsNL14Chicago CubsNL4Box | PBP922,017Wrigley FieldDay2:44Santo AlcalaRick Reuschel---Madlock
San Francisco GiantsNL5Montreal ExposNL7Box | PBP910,112Jarry ParkDay2:43Woodie FrymanJohn D'AcquistoDale MurrayMangual, Reitz
San Diego PadresNL2New York MetsNL7Box | PBP941,990Shea StadiumDay2:23Mickey LolichRich Folkers------
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Box | PBP934,060Veterans StadiumNight2:01Gene GarberTommy John---Luzinski
Atlanta BravesNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP96,864Three Rivers StadiumDay2:15Doc MedichPhil NiekroDave GiustiLacy, Oliver
Houston AstrosNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP917,366Busch Stadium IINight2:04Lynn McGlothenMike Cosgrove------
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 Saturday, May 08, 1976

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees20155.750-116684810-35-21398257.590
AL East235Milwaukee Brewers16106.6253.06264-25-25-41455689.386
AL East3410Detroit Tigers18108.5564.09462325-45-41436479.448
AL East4614Cleveland Indians211011.4765.510086146-64-51387167.514
AL East5917Baltimore Orioles21912.4296.55280-282-57-71417962.560
AL East61224Boston Red Sox19613.3168.585100-152-64-71437766.538
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West122Texas Rangers20146.700-9265274-210-41426280.437
AL West259Kansas City Royals18108.5563.0747225-45-41448064.556
AL West3715Minnesota Twins19910.4744.57790-135-74-31437667.531
AL West4816Oakland Athletics241113.4585.0104117-137-74-61377661.555
AL West51020California Angels25916.3607.588114-264-75-91376770.489
AL West61121Chicago White Sox17611.3536.56187-264-72-41445886.403
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East114New York Mets27189.667-13082486-612-31356867.504
NL East223Philadelphia Phillies21147.6671.0131102298-16-61418754.617
NL East336Pittsburgh Pirates23149.6092.0999275-69-31397861.561
NL East4812St. Louis Cardinals251213.4805.097106-97-85-51376077.438
NL East5918Chicago Cubs261115.4236.5135165-308-63-91366472.471
NL East61019Montreal Expos22814.3647.588108-204-74-71404793.336
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West147Los Angeles Dodgers251510.600-11797206-79-31377760.562
NL West258Cincinnati Reds241410.5830.5153110437-67-41388850.638
NL West3611Houston Astros271314.4813.098127-294-99-51356768.496
NL West4713San Diego Padres251213.4803.010910366-66-71376176.445
NL West51122San Francisco Giants24816.3336.591124-333-95-71386672.478
NL West61223Atlanta Braves25817.3207.084116-324-84-91376275.453
24 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