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MLB Games on Tuesday August 31, 1976

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Baltimore OriolesAL4Box | PBP98,661Memorial StadiumNight2:49Jim PalmerMarty PattinDyar Miller---
Texas RangersAL8Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP918,145Fenway ParkNight3:03Nelson BrilesReggie Cleveland---Grieve
Detroit TigersAL3California AngelsAL6Box | PBP98,542Anaheim StadiumNight2:21Nolan RyanVern Ruhle---Solaita
Cleveland IndiansAL4Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP1010,852Comiskey ParkNight3:11Jim KernDave HamiltonDave LaRoche---
Milwaukee BrewersAL0Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP90Metropolitan StadiumNight2:06Dave GoltzBill Travers---Brye
Milwaukee BrewersAL6Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP96,987Metropolitan StadiumNight2:09Jim SlatonBill Campbell---Bostock
New York YankeesAL2Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP96,408Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:34Doyle AlexanderStan Bahnsen---Nettles
Chicago CubsNL3Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP92,634Atlanta StadiumNight2:21Frank LaCorteRick ReuschelAdrian DevineMonday
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Houston AstrosNL3Box | PBP96,881AstrodomeNight2:13J.R. RichardTug McGraw------
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Montreal ExposNL1Box | PBP99,369Jarry ParkNight2:23Doug RauWoodie FrymanCharlie HoughThornton
San Francisco GiantsNL2New York MetsNL6Box | PBP914,788Shea StadiumNight2:18Skip LockwoodEd Halicki---Matthews
San Diego PadresNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP99,674Three Rivers StadiumNight1:46Jerry ReussRandy Jones---Parker
Cincinnati RedsNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP914,685Busch Stadium IINight2:29Pedro BorbonPete FalconeRawly EastwickHernandez
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 Tuesday, August 31, 1976

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East113New York Yankees1287949.617-60446414042-2137-28311813.581
AL East248Baltimore Orioles1296861.52711.5494495-136-2832-33332013.606
AL East359Cleveland Indians1296663.51213.55105001031-3535-28301515.500
AL East4713Boston Red Sox1306268.47718.05675531427-3835-30322111.656
AL East5815Detroit Tigers1306169.46919.0506578-7229-3532-34311318.419
AL East61017Milwaukee Brewers1275869.45720.5464507-4326-3732-3234826.235
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Kansas City Royals1317853.595-61548313235-3143-22311219.387
AL West237Oakland Athletics1317061.5348.05695105928-3842-23301713.567
AL West3612Minnesota Twins1336469.48115.0580608-2829-3835-3129218.724
AL West4916Texas Rangers1316071.45818.0518540-2227-3733-34311615.516
AL West51121California Angels1325874.43920.5455548-9329-3829-36301812.600
AL West61222Chicago White Sox1315774.43521.0498594-9627-3930-3530723.233
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East122Philadelphia Phillies1308248.631-64745918840-2343-24321913.594
NL East246Pittsburgh Pirates1297257.5589.55695343536-2736-30332013.606
NL East3510New York Mets1306664.50816.04834315233-3433-30322012.625
NL East4818Chicago Cubs1326072.45523.0518621-10327-4033-32301515.500
NL East51020St. Louis Cardinals1265670.44424.0499517-1827-3429-36361620.444
NL East61224Montreal Expos1244381.34736.0411564-15323-4420-37381226.316
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Cincinnati Reds1338449.632-72952220743-2241-27291811.621
NL West235Los Angeles Dodgers1307456.5698.55034643932-3242-24321814.563
NL West3611Houston Astros1356867.50417.0533562-2928-3839-30271215.444
NL West4714San Diego Padres1336370.47421.0480544-6426-3937-31291019.345
NL West5919Atlanta Braves1325973.44724.5513559-4631-3728-36301119.367
NL West61123San Francisco Giants1325676.42427.5471579-10824-4332-33301812.600
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