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MLB Games on Tuesday May 1, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL12California AngelsAL8Box | PBP1138,858Anaheim StadiumNight3:46Tommy JohnDave LaRoche---Baylor, Beniquez, Piniella
Detroit TigersAL5Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP916,470Comiskey ParkNight2:19Steve BakerKen KravecJack BillinghamMorales, Parrish
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP93,583Cleveland StadiumNight2:20Mike PaxtonLary SorensenSid MongeManning
Texas RangersAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL9Box | PBP920,767Royals StadiumNight2:19Paul SplittorffJon MatlackMarty PattinPorter, White
Boston Red SoxAL5Oakland AthleticsAL7Box | PBP95,689Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:56Steve McCattyBob StanleyBob LaceyEvans, Gross
Baltimore OriolesAL3Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP94,015The KingdomeNight2:30Dennis MartinezByron McLaughlin---Singleton
Minnesota TwinsAL3Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP910,155Exhibition StadiumNight3:02Jerry KoosmanJesse JeffersonMike MarshallLandreaux, Norwood
Chicago CubsNL5Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP915,378Riverfront StadiumNight2:22Ken HoltzmanFred Norman---Buckner (2)
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Montreal ExposNL7Box | PBP911,621Olympic StadiumDay2:18Bill LeeBob WelchElias SosaCey, Ferguson
San Diego PadresNL10New York MetsNL5Box | PBP95,614Shea StadiumNight3:09Gaylord PerryDale MurrayRollie FingersFlynn
San Francisco GiantsNL7Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Box | PBP929,048Veterans StadiumNight2:25Bob KnepperNino Espinosa---Whitfield
Atlanta BravesNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP95,122Three Rivers StadiumNight2:37Phil NiekroKent Tekulve---Matthews (2)
Houston AstrosNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL7Box | PBP116,349Busch Stadium IINight3:09Darold KnowlesJoe Sambito---Freed, Simmons
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, May 01, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East126Baltimore Orioles24159.625-12297258-67-31358748.644
AL East247Boston Red Sox21138.6190.510778296-67-21397861.561
AL East369Milwaukee Brewers231310.5651.511595207-96-11388256.594
AL East4813New York Yankees221111.5003.0888806-75-41387860.565
AL East5915Detroit Tigers1789.4713.5858143-55-41447767.535
AL East61325Cleveland Indians21714.3336.574116-422-85-61407466.529
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays23716.3047.596138-424-73-91394693.331
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West114Minnesota Twins21147.667-101911012-42-31416873.482
AL West235California Angels24159.6250.5146103438-27-71387365.529
AL West358Texas Rangers20128.6001.59178135-67-21427171.500
AL West4710Kansas City Royals221210.5452.5134120141-711-31407367.521
AL West51016Chicago White Sox21912.4295.010810536-63-61396475.460
AL West61121Oakland Athletics23914.3916.081130-492-57-91394594.324
AL West71224Seattle Mariners24816.3337.5103131-280-58-111385979.428
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Montreal Expos20155.750-10178234-411-11408060.571
NL East233Philadelphia Phillies21147.6671.58365184-410-31417071.496
NL East3411St. Louis Cardinals211110.5244.59382115-75-41417566.532
NL East4514Chicago Cubs1899.5005.06270-83-56-41447173.493
NL East5717New York Mets19811.4216.57581-63-45-71435588.385
NL East61223Pittsburgh Pirates19712.3687.58798-112-55-71439152.636
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Houston Astros22157.682-10377267-68-11407466.529
NL West2612Cincinnati Reds221111.5004.095104-96-45-71397960.568
NL West3819San Diego Padres241014.4176.0109118-96-114-31375879.423
NL West4918San Francisco Giants241014.4176.0108123-155-95-51386177.442
NL West51020Los Angeles Dodgers251015.4006.5100114-145-95-61376968.504
NL West61122Atlanta Braves21813.3816.59298-64-64-71395881.417
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