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MLB Games on Friday April 27, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL6California AngelsAL8Box | PBP929,408Anaheim StadiumNight3:10Mark ClearAndy Hassler------
Texas RangersAL0Chicago White SoxAL11Box | PBP912,056Comiskey ParkNight2:49Ross BaumgartenDoyle Alexander---Lemon
Minnesota TwinsAL5Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP911,262Tiger StadiumNight2:27Jerry KoosmanDave RozemaMike MarshallLeFlore, Wockenfuss
Cleveland IndiansAL7Kansas City RoyalsAL15Box | PBP917,411Royals StadiumNight2:49Paul SplittorffWayne GarlandEduardo RodriguezBrett, White
Baltimore OriolesAL7Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP92,115Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:10Mike FlanaganMatt Keough---May, Roenicke, Singleton
New York YankeesAL5Seattle MarinersAL6Box | PBP924,658The KingdomeNight2:26Mike ParrottDick TidrowShane RawleyHorton, Jackson, Meyer, Paciorek, Piniella, Stinson
Milwaukee BrewersAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL5Box | PBP910,306Exhibition StadiumNight2:28Lary SorensenPhil HuffmanBob McClureThomas
Chicago CubsNL2Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP912,930Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:27Phil NiekroDonnie Moore---Kingman
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP923,285Riverfront StadiumNight2:10Frank PastoreMark Littell------
San Francisco GiantsNL8Montreal ExposNL14Box | PBP97,210Olympic StadiumDay2:34Bill LeeBob Knepper---Carter (2), Dawson (2), Evans, Ivie (2)
San Diego PadresNL0Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP928,522Veterans StadiumNight2:23Nino EspinosaGaylord Perry------
Houston AstrosNL9Pittsburgh PiratesNL8Box | PBP115,767Three Rivers StadiumNight3:30Frank RiccelliEd Whitson---Cabell, Howe, Parker, Stargell
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 Friday, April 27, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East113Boston Red Sox17125.706-9661355-37-21437964.552
AL East258Baltimore Orioles20128.6001.59380135-57-31399049.647
AL East3711Milwaukee Brewers18108.5562.58979104-76-11438558.594
AL East469New York Yankees18108.5562.56869-15-45-41427963.556
AL East51018Detroit Tigers1468.4294.5727112-54-31477968.537
AL East61122Toronto Blue Jays18612.3336.578112-344-72-51444797.326
AL East71426Cleveland Indians17512.2947.06496-321-74-51447668.528
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West125California Angels20137.650-13188438-25-51427567.528
AL West236Minnesota Twins17116.6470.5847869-32-31457174.490
AL West347Texas Rangers16106.6251.0685993-47-21467373.500
AL West4810Kansas City Royals18108.5562.010710251-79-11447569.521
AL West5916Chicago White Sox18810.4444.010388156-62-41426577.458
AL West61224Oakland Athletics19613.3166.560103-432-54-81434895.336
AL West71325Seattle Mariners20614.3007.086113-270-56-91426181.430
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East122Philadelphia Phillies17125.706-7549264-48-11457273.497
NL East234Montreal Expos16115.6880.57362114-47-11448460.583
NL East3412St. Louis Cardinals1798.5293.0686444-64-31457768.531
NL East4614Chicago Cubs1578.4674.04957-81-46-41477374.497
NL East5817New York Mets1468.4294.5565423-43-41485791.385
NL East61121Pittsburgh Pirates17611.3536.07588-132-54-61459253.634
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Houston Astros19145.737-8655316-48-11437568.524
NL West2513Cincinnati Reds19109.5264.0888626-44-51428062.563
NL West3715San Francisco Giants20911.4505.591106-154-65-51426280.437
NL West41020Los Angeles Dodgers20812.4006.57989-103-65-61427171.500
NL West5919San Diego Padres20812.4006.588105-174-94-31416081.426
NL West61223Atlanta Braves18612.3337.57588-133-63-61426082.423
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