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MLB Games on Wednesday June 20, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL3Boston Red SoxAL13Box | PBP934,035Fenway ParkNight2:38Mike TorrezSteve Baker---Dwyer, Evans, Hobson, Lynn, Watson, Yastrzemski
Texas RangersAL4California AngelsAL5Box | PBP926,895Anaheim StadiumNight2:47Dave FrostJon MatlackMark ClearDowning, Putnam
Seattle MarinersAL5Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP98,781Comiskey ParkNight3:00Odell JonesEd FarmerShane RawleyHorton
Baltimore OriolesAL5Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP619,553Cleveland StadiumNight1:46Dennis MartinezRick Waits---Bonds, Dauer, Murray, Roenicke
Minnesota TwinsAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL8Box | PBP921,404County StadiumNight2:25Bill TraversPaul Hartzell------
Toronto Blue JaysAL1New York YankeesAL2Box | PBP90Yankee Stadium INight2:20Don HoodTom UnderwoodRon Davis---
Toronto Blue JaysAL3New York YankeesAL2Box | PBP932,129Yankee Stadium INight2:09Balor MooreRay Burris---Mayberry, Woods
Kansas City RoyalsAL9Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP91,503Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:12Paul SplittorffDave Hamilton---Porter
Philadelphia PhilliesNL10Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP98,681Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:32Steve CarltonEddie Solomon---Horner, Rose, Schmidt
New York MetsNL4Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP915,946AstrodomeNight2:36Joe SambitoCraig Swan---Walling
Cincinnati RedsNL4Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP1125,233Olympic StadiumNight3:00Elias SosaTom Hume---Concepcion, Dawson, Parrish
St. Louis CardinalsNL1San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP920,653San Diego StadiumNight2:14Gaylord PerryPete Vuckovich------
Pittsburgh PiratesNL8San Francisco GiantsNL5Box | PBP919,637Candlestick ParkDay2:40Grant JacksonGary LavelleKent TekulveLacy, Robinson
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, June 20, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles664422.667-3262527423-1521-7935835.624
AL East222Boston Red Sox654025.6153.53562708615-1525-10955144.537
AL East346Milwaukee Brewers683830.5597.03232903316-1922-11935736.613
AL East4714New York Yankees683533.51510.02982861216-2019-13925438.587
AL East5916Detroit Tigers623131.50011.0313305815-1916-12995445.545
AL East61018Cleveland Indians663234.48512.0291315-2414-1718-17954946.516
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays702347.32923.0257373-11612-2111-26923062.326
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134California Angels704228.600-3963138321-1621-12924646.500
AL West2510Kansas City Royals683632.5295.0358353517-1819-14944945.521
AL West3612Texas Rangers673532.5225.5292290215-1720-15954847.505
AL West4815Minnesota Twins633231.5086.5314307718-1414-17995049.505
AL West51119Chicago White Sox663135.4709.0319316317-1514-20944252.447
AL West61222Seattle Mariners703040.42912.0318342-2412-1918-21923755.402
AL West71426Oakland Athletics692049.29021.5231380-1497-2613-23933459.366
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Montreal Expos623824.613-2822235914-1924-5985741.582
NL East237St. Louis Cardinals633429.5404.53022742812-1921-11995247.525
NL East348Pittsburgh Pirates623329.5325.02912583316-1517-141006535.650
NL East4611Philadelphia Phillies673532.5225.52982821617-1818-14954946.516
NL East5713Chicago Cubs623230.5166.0278308-3015-1617-141004852.480
NL East61123New York Mets632736.42911.5244275-3111-2215-15993663.364
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West125Houston Astros704129.586-264257716-1925-10924844.522
NL West259Cincinnati Reds683632.5294.03133011216-1920-13935439.581
NL West3817San Francisco Giants683335.4857.03353251015-1818-17943856.404
NL West4920San Diego Padres713239.4519.5279317-3811-2221-17903654.400
NL West51021Los Angeles Dodgers693138.4499.5329330-110-2221-16934845.516
NL West61224Atlanta Braves672443.35815.5293358-6510-2414-19934251.452
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