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MLB Games on Sunday August 29, 1976

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL11Baltimore OriolesAL0Box | PBP97,922Memorial StadiumDay2:51Jim UmbargerWayne Garland---Harrah, Howell
Kansas City RoyalsAL6Boston Red SoxAL15Box | PBP926,747Fenway ParkDay2:50Rick WiseDennis Leonard---Cowens, Evans, Hobson, Jones, White
New York YankeesAL4California AngelsAL5Box | PBP1113,919Anaheim StadiumDay2:34Mickey ScottDick Tidrow---Hendricks
Minnesota TwinsAL4Cleveland IndiansAL7Box | PBP910,415Cleveland StadiumDay2:48Dennis EckersleyEddie BaneStan ThomasHendrick
Chicago White SoxAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL0Box | PBP922,225County StadiumDay2:40Ken BrettEduardo RodriguezDave Hamilton---
Detroit TigersAL1Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP1225,659Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:42Rollie FingersMark Fidrych---Garner
Atlanta BravesNL2Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP918,811Wrigley FieldDay1:52Ray BurrisPhil Niekro---Mitterwald
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP1551,376Riverfront StadiumDay4:15Santo AlcalaJim Kaat------
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Houston AstrosNL6Box | PBP97,098AstrodomeDay2:09Joe SambitoLynn McGlothen------
Los Angeles DodgersNL2New York MetsNL1Box | PBP923,260Shea StadiumDay2:14Tommy JohnTom Seaver---Smith
San Francisco GiantsNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP1112,972Three Rivers StadiumDay2:35John CandelariaRandy Moffitt---Zisk
Montreal ExposNL3San Diego PadresNL0Box | PBP97,563San Diego StadiumDay2:11Steve RogersRick Sawyer------
12 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 Sunday, August 29, 1976

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East113New York Yankees1267749.611-59746113640-2137-28332013.606
AL East248Baltimore Orioles1276661.52011.5487490-336-2830-33352213.629
AL East359Cleveland Indians1286563.50813.0506498830-3535-28311615.516
AL East4714Boston Red Sox1286167.47717.05535421127-3834-29342212.647
AL East5815Detroit Tigers1286167.47717.0502570-6829-3332-34331320.394
AL East6916Milwaukee Brewers1245767.46019.0455490-3525-3532-3237928.243
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Kansas City Royals1297851.605-61047613435-2943-22331221.364
AL West237Oakland Athletics1297059.5438.05665036328-3842-21321715.531
AL West3613Minnesota Twins1306268.47716.5563599-3629-3833-3032239.719
AL West41018Texas Rangers1295970.45719.0507526-1926-3633-34331716.515
AL West51121Chicago White Sox1305773.43821.5496590-9427-3930-3431724.226
AL West61222California Angels1305674.43122.5447544-9729-3827-36322012.625
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Philadelphia Phillies1288246.641-64445319140-2143-24341915.559
NL East246Pittsburgh Pirates1287157.55511.05665343236-2735-30342113.618
NL East3510New York Mets1296564.50417.54774294833-3432-30332112.636
NL East4817Chicago Cubs1316071.45823.5515616-10127-3933-32311516.484
NL East5919St. Louis Cardinals1245569.44425.0487510-2327-3428-35381721.447
NL East61224Montreal Expos1234380.35036.5410559-14923-4420-36391227.308
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Cincinnati Reds1318348.634-72251021242-2141-27311912.613
NL West235Los Angeles Dodgers1297356.5669.04984633531-3242-24331914.576
NL West3611Houston Astros1336667.49618.0527559-3228-3837-30291415.483
NL West4712San Diego Padres1326369.47720.5480541-6126-3837-31301020.333
NL West51020Atlanta Braves1315873.44325.0508556-4831-3727-36311219.387
NL West61123San Francisco Giants1315675.42727.0469573-10424-4232-33311813.581
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