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MLB Games on Monday April 23, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Chicago White SoxAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP917,864Royals StadiumNight2:18Paul SplittorffRich WorthamAl Hrabosky---
Toronto Blue JaysAL0Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP912,661Arlington StadiumNight2:02Doyle AlexanderJim ClancyJim Kern---
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP104,725Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:29Mark LittellPhil Niekro---Burroughs, Matthews
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP1032,826Veterans StadiumNight2:45Tug McGrawLance Rautzhan---Luzinski
4 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 Monday, April 23, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East124Boston Red Sox1394.692-8049312-27-21478265.558
AL East258New York Yankees1596.6001.06061-14-25-41458065.552
AL East3610Detroit Tigers1165.5452.0635492-34-21507971.527
AL East4713Baltimore Orioles1688.5002.57073-31-57-31439449.657
AL East5816Milwaukee Brewers1578.4673.0696813-74-11468858.603
AL East61120Toronto Blue Jays15510.3335.068100-323-62-41474899.327
AL East71425Cleveland Indians1349.3085.04470-261-53-41487771.520
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111California Angels16124.750-11766518-24-21467670.521
AL West233Texas Rangers1394.6921.56443213-36-11497475.497
AL West346Minnesota Twins1495.6432.0736677-22-31487375.493
AL West4917Chicago White Sox1578.4674.58676106-41-41456679.455
AL West51019Kansas City Royals1468.4295.07585-101-75-11487969.534
AL West61323Oakland Athletics16511.3137.05793-362-53-61464997.336
AL West71222Seattle Mariners16511.3137.07698-220-55-61466284.425
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East125Philadelphia Phillies1495.643-6139224-45-11487573.507
NL East237Montreal Expos1385.6150.54547-24-44-11478760.592
NL East3511St. Louis Cardinals1587.5331.5595543-54-31477869.531
NL East4714Chicago Cubs1266.5002.04148-71-35-31507476.493
NL East51021New York Mets1248.3334.04451-73-41-41505991.393
NL East61226Pittsburgh Pirates14410.2865.05575-200-54-51489454.635
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Houston Astros16124.750-7141304-38-11467769.527
NL West249Cincinnati Reds1697.5633.0807196-43-31458164.559
NL West3612San Francisco Giants1798.5293.5808004-35-51456283.428
NL West4815San Diego Padres1789.4714.58189-84-64-31446084.417
NL West5918Los Angeles Dodgers18810.4445.06977-83-45-61447173.493
NL West61124Atlanta Braves16511.3137.06780-133-62-51446183.424
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