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MLB Games on Sunday June 17, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL1Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP926,675Comiskey ParkDay2:28Ken KravecChuck Rainey---O'Berry
Seattle MarinersAL6Cleveland IndiansAL5Box | PBP942,521Cleveland StadiumDay2:43Shane RawleySid MongeByron McLaughlinBochte, Bonds, Rosello
California AngelsAL4Detroit TigersAL8Box | PBP932,744Tiger StadiumDay2:43Aurelio LopezDon Aase---Trammell
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL5Box | PBP928,100County StadiumDay2:21Lary SorensenRich Gale---Braun, Porter, Thomas (2)
Baltimore OriolesAL8Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP915,966Metropolitan StadiumDay2:28Mike FlanaganJerry KoosmanTim StoddardAyala, Jackson, May
New York YankeesAL3Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP937,405Arlington StadiumNight2:08Steve ComerCatfish Hunter---Bell (2), Gamble, Munson
Oakland AthleticsAL9Toronto Blue JaysAL10Box | PBP925,518Exhibition StadiumDay2:42Tom BuskeyDave Heaverlo---Armas, Mayberry, Newman, Velez
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL1Box | PBP945,835Dodger StadiumDay2:48Ed WhitsonJerry ReussKent TekulveRussell
Houston AstrosNL3Montreal ExposNL19Box | PBP930,245Olympic StadiumDay2:36Dan SchatzederJoe Niekro---Carter, Howe, Parrish, Perez (2), Valentine
Atlanta BravesNL1New York MetsNL2Box | PBP948---Day:00Bobby CoxJoe TorreJeff ReardonMatthews
Cincinnati RedsNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL9Box | PBP946,153Veterans StadiumDay2:27Randy LerchDoug Bair---Knight
Chicago CubsNL8San Diego PadresNL5Box | PBP917,166San Diego StadiumDay2:43Mike KrukowBob OwchinkoBruce SutterBriggs, Kingman, Turner
St. Louis CardinalsNL4San Francisco GiantsNL7Box | PBP939,073Candlestick ParkDay2:49Randy MoffittBuddy SchultzGary LavelleClark, Scott
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 Sunday, June 17, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles634122.651-3072386920-1521-7966135.635
AL East222Boston Red Sox623824.6132.53302498115-1523-9985345.541
AL East347Milwaukee Brewers663630.5456.53052782716-1920-11955936.621
AL East4713New York Yankees653431.5238.02902771316-2018-11955540.579
AL East5916Detroit Tigers593029.5089.02922791314-1716-121025547.539
AL East61017Cleveland Indians633231.5089.0277296-1914-1718-14984949.500
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays672146.31322.0248365-11710-2011-26953263.337
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134California Angels674027.597-3853077821-1619-11954847.505
AL West2510Texas Rangers643430.5314.5286279714-1520-15984949.500
AL West3611Minnesota Twins613229.5255.03022891318-1214-171015051.495
AL West4812Kansas City Royals653431.5235.0341343-215-1719-14975146.526
AL West51119Chicago White Sox633132.4927.03132991417-1514-17974255.433
AL West61223Seattle Mariners672740.40313.0301336-359-1918-21954055.421
AL West71426Oakland Athletics661947.28820.5221363-1427-2612-21963561.365
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Montreal Expos593623.610-2722145814-1922-41015942.584
NL East236St. Louis Cardinals603327.5503.52922662611-1721-111025349.520
NL East359Philadelphia Phillies643430.5314.52792582116-1618-14985048.510
NL East4614Chicago Cubs603129.5175.5268297-2914-1517-141024953.480
NL East5715Pittsburgh Pirates603129.5175.52742492514-1517-141026735.657
NL East6920New York Mets602733.4509.5237264-2711-1915-151023666.353
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125Houston Astros673829.567-253250316-1922-10955144.537
NL West248Cincinnati Reds653530.5382.03042911315-1720-13965541.573
NL West3818San Francisco Giants663333.5004.53263081815-1818-15963858.396
NL West41021Los Angeles Dodgers673037.4488.0318320-210-2220-15954946.516
NL West51122San Diego Padres683038.4418.5271307-3611-2219-16933855.409
NL West61224Atlanta Braves642242.34414.5269339-7010-2412-18964452.458
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