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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 Monday, May 21, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles392613.667-2051446113-813-51207644.633
AL East234Boston Red Sox382414.6321.5196151457-617-81226755.549
AL East3610New York Yankees402218.5504.5179159208-1014-81206753.558
AL East4814Milwaukee Brewers412120.5126.01951712411-1610-41207446.617
AL East51019Detroit Tigers341519.4418.5162172-106-129-71277057.551
AL East61120Cleveland Indians391623.41010.0149191-425-1211-111226557.533
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays421131.26216.5157235-786-155-161204278.350
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West122Minnesota Twins382513.658-2091822716-59-81245767.460
AL West245California Angels402515.6251.02291785111-814-71226359.516
AL West358Texas Rangers392217.5643.5184179513-99-81236162.496
AL West4712Kansas City Royals412219.5374.52312131810-1212-71216358.521
AL West5916Chicago White Sox381820.4747.0186190-413-125-81225567.451
AL West61222Oakland Athletics411526.36611.5144220-765-1210-141213982.322
AL West71325Seattle Mariners421428.33313.0183224-413-1211-161205367.442
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Philadelphia Phillies392514.641-2001544614-811-61235964.480
NL East226Montreal Expos372314.6221.01691511812-1211-21237251.585
NL East349St. Louis Cardinals382117.5533.5161138238-1012-81246559.524
NL East4715Pittsburgh Pirates361818.5005.517216849-89-101268046.635
NL East5918Chicago Cubs351619.4577.0161187-265-811-111276463.504
NL East61224New York Mets351223.34311.0131164-336-156-81275176.402
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West137Cincinnati Reds392316.590-2011772410-613-101226755.549
NL West2511San Francisco Giants412219.5372.0189183611-1011-91214972.405
NL West3613Houston Astros432320.5352.017517059-1114-91196653.555
NL West4817Los Angeles Dodgers432023.4655.018318037-1413-91195960.496
NL West51021San Diego Padres431726.3958.0172205-338-169-101185167.432
NL West61123Atlanta Braves391425.3599.0174211-375-129-131215269.430
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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