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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 Wednesday, May 02, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East126Baltimore Orioles25169.640-131100319-67-31348648.642
AL East247Boston Red Sox22148.6360.510979307-67-21387761.558
AL East369Milwaukee Brewers241410.5831.512196258-96-11378156.591
AL East4813New York Yankees231112.4784.08889-16-85-41377859.569
AL East5915Detroit Tigers1789.4714.0858143-55-41447767.535
AL East61325Cleveland Indians22715.3187.575122-472-85-71397465.532
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays24717.2928.5101145-444-73-101384692.333
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West112Minnesota Twins22157.682-108961213-42-31406773.479
AL West235California Angels25169.6400.5147103448-28-71377265.526
AL West358Texas Rangers21138.6191.59480146-67-21417071.496
AL West4712Kansas City Royals231211.5223.5136123131-711-41397366.525
AL West51016Chicago White Sox21912.4295.510810536-63-61396475.460
AL West61122Oakland Athletics24915.3757.082132-502-57-101384593.326
AL West71224Seattle Mariners25817.3208.5106140-340-58-121375978.431
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Montreal Expos20155.750-10178234-411-11408060.571
NL East223Philadelphia Phillies21147.6671.58365184-410-31417071.496
NL East3410St. Louis Cardinals221210.5454.09884145-76-41407466.529
NL East4614Chicago Cubs19910.4745.56374-113-66-41437172.497
NL East5717New York Mets19811.4216.57581-63-45-71435588.385
NL East61120Pittsburgh Pirates20812.4007.097100-32-56-71429052.634
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West134Houston Astros23158.652-10582237-78-11397465.532
NL West2511Cincinnati Reds231211.5223.099105-66-46-71387860.565
NL West3819San Diego Padres241014.4175.5109118-96-114-31375879.423
NL West4918San Francisco Giants241014.4175.5108123-155-95-51386177.442
NL West51021Los Angeles Dodgers251015.4006.0100114-145-95-61376968.504
NL West61223Atlanta Braves22814.3646.594108-144-74-71385880.420
26 record(s)
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