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MLB Games on Sunday June 24, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL6Baltimore OriolesAL4Box | PBP941,200Memorial StadiumDay3:05Aurelio LopezDennis Martinez---Dauer, Staub
Toronto Blue JaysAL4Boston Red SoxAL8Box | PBP933,560Fenway ParkDay2:19Mike TorrezPhil Huffman---Lynn, Mayberry, Yastrzemski
Kansas City RoyalsAL5California AngelsAL2Box | PBP932,210Anaheim StadiumDay2:24Dennis LeonardDave Frost---Aikens, Brett
Minnesota TwinsAL4Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP90Comiskey ParkDay2:48Mike BacsikRich Wortham------
Minnesota TwinsAL7Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP920,655Comiskey ParkNight2:38Jerry KoosmanEd Farmer------
Cleveland IndiansAL2New York YankeesAL8Box | PBP955,409Yankee Stadium IDay3:06Jim KaatRick WaitsRon Davis---
Texas RangersAL5Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP90Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:35John Henry JohnsonMatt Keough---Ellis
Texas RangersAL7Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP94,752Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:32Doc MedichDave HamiltonJim KernPutnam
Milwaukee BrewersAL7Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP127,639The KingdomeNight3:43Bill CastroJohn Montague---Meyer
Los Angeles DodgersNL2Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP914,305Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight1:54Rick MatulaBurt Hooton---Smith
San Francisco GiantsNL7Cincinnati RedsNL8Box | PBP932,829Riverfront StadiumDay2:38Doug BairDave Roberts---Clark, Foster
San Diego PadresNL1Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP919,315AstrodomeDay2:47Joaquin AndujarEric Rasmussen------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP941,593Olympic StadiumDay2:41Larry ChristensonBill LeeTug McGrawChristenson
Chicago CubsNL5Pittsburgh PiratesNL0Box | PBP943,402Three Rivers StadiumDay2:35Rick ReuschelBruce Kison---Buckner, Martin
New York MetsNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP948,693Busch Stadium IIDay2:33Andy HasslerBob ForschDale Murray---
15 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 24, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles704723.671-3502747623-1524-8895534.618
AL East222Boston Red Sox694425.6382.538328010315-1529-10914744.516
AL East335Milwaukee Brewers724131.5697.03513123918-2023-11895435.607
AL East478New York Yankees723933.5429.03182962216-2023-13885038.568
AL East5917Detroit Tigers673235.47813.5337332516-2316-12945341.564
AL East61018Cleveland Indians693237.46414.5300332-3214-2018-17924943.533
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays742351.31126.0266400-13412-2511-26883058.341
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West146California Angels744232.568-4093436621-1621-16884642.523
AL West259Kansas City Royals723933.5422.03923741820-1919-14904644.511
AL West367Texas Rangers723933.5422.03203061419-1820-15904446.489
AL West4811Minnesota Twins683632.5293.03383182022-1514-17944648.489
AL West51119Chicago White Sox713239.4518.5336343-717-1515-24894148.461
AL West61223Seattle Mariners743143.41911.0343376-3312-2019-23883652.409
AL West71426Oakland Athletics742252.29720.0255412-1577-2615-26883256.364
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Montreal Expos654025.615-2932336014-1926-6955540.579
NL East2310St. Louis Cardinals653530.5385.03082822612-1922-12975146.526
NL East3412Chicago Cubs653431.5236.0289318-2917-1717-14974651.474
NL East4513Pittsburgh Pirates653431.5236.03012693216-1518-16976433.660
NL East5715Philadelphia Phillies703634.5146.53082931518-2018-14924844.522
NL East61122New York Mets652837.43112.0252281-2912-2315-15973562.361
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124Houston Astros734429.603-2732611216-1928-10894544.506
NL West2614Cincinnati Reds713734.5216.0325316916-1921-15905337.589
NL West3816San Francisco Giants713536.4938.03503371317-1918-17913655.396
NL West4920Los Angeles Dodgers733241.43812.0342348-611-2521-16894742.528
NL West51021San Diego Padres743242.43212.5283326-4311-2521-17873651.414
NL West61224Atlanta Braves712744.38016.0311371-6010-2417-20893950.438
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