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MLB Games on Wednesday May 16,1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL10Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP927,569Fenway ParkNight2:56Dennis MartinezAndy HasslerTim StoddardYastrzemski
Milwaukee BrewersAL3California AngelsAL4Box | PBP1121,533Anaheim StadiumNight2:58Mark ClearJerry Augustine---Cooper
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP94,079Cleveland StadiumNight2:53Dave LemanczykRick Wise------
Texas RangersAL8Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP96,121Metropolitan StadiumNight2:23Jon MatlackPaul HartzellJim Kern---
Detroit TigersAL2New York YankeesAL6Box | PBP943,843Yankee Stadium INight1:59Ron GuidryMark Fidrych---Chambliss, Kemp, Nettles (2)
Chicago White SoxAL3Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP91,225Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:20Francisco BarriosMatt KeoughSteve Trout---
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP94,819The KingdomeNight2:39Steve BusbyOdell Jones---Hurdle, Jones
Los Angeles DodgersNL2Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP96,277Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:37Eddie SolomonAndy MessersmithGene GarberThomasson
Philadelphia PhilliesNL13Chicago CubsNL0Box | PBP918,015Wrigley FieldDay2:21Steve CarltonRick Reuschel---Maddox, Schmidt
San Diego PadresNL0Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP925,327Riverfront StadiumDay2:15Bill BonhamSteve Mura---Correll
San Francisco GiantsNL8Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP1010,094AstrodomeNight3:03Gary LavelleBo McLaughlin---Bochy, Watson
New York MetsNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP137,621Three Rivers StadiumNight3:19Enrique RomoSkip Lockwood---Easler, Stargell
Montreal ExposNL0St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP911,547Busch Stadium IINight1:53Bob ForschBill LeeMark Littell---
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 Wednesday, May 16, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles352312.657-1861275910-713-51247945.637
AL East233Boston Red Sox342212.6470.5186134527-615-61266957.548
AL East3811Milwaukee Brewers362016.5563.51711422910-1210-41257550.600
AL East4712New York Yankees362016.5563.5163152116-814-81246955.556
AL East51018Detroit Tigers301317.4337.5147153-65-108-71317259.550
AL East61121Cleveland Indians341321.3829.5122168-465-118-101276859.535
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays371027.27014.0135209-746-144-131254382.344
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Minnesota Twins342212.647-1841592513-49-81286068.469
AL West245Texas Rangers352114.6001.51671511612-79-71276265.488
AL West358California Angels362115.5832.02001643611-810-71266759.532
AL West4610Kansas City Royals372116.5682.52071832410-1211-41256461.512
AL West5915Chicago White Sox341717.5005.0172168412-95-81265670.444
AL West61223Oakland Athletics361224.33311.0122196-745-127-121264284.333
AL West71325Seattle Mariners381127.28913.0150206-562-129-151245668.452
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Philadelphia Phillies342311.676-1581045413-810-31286167.477
NL East226Montreal Expos321913.5943.013913188-1211-11287652.594
NL East337St. Louis Cardinals342014.5883.0140118227-812-71286662.516
NL East4614Chicago Cubs311615.5165.5129146-175-811-71316467.489
NL East5919Pittsburgh Pirates311318.4198.5144151-75-88-101318546.649
NL East61122New York Mets321121.34411.0114142-286-145-71305278.400
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West149Cincinnati Reds362115.583-1851612410-611-91256956.552
NL West2513Houston Astros372017.5411.515815179-1011-71256956.552
NL West3716Los Angeles Dodgers381919.5003.016215576-1013-91246064.484
NL West4817San Francisco Giants361818.5003.0163168-57-911-91265373.421
NL West51020San Diego Padres381523.3957.0160191-317-138-101235370.431
NL West61224Atlanta Braves331122.3338.5146180-345-126-101275572.433
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