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MLB Games on Friday July 27, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL3California AngelsAL1Box | PBP938,945Anaheim StadiumNight2:31Geoff ZahnDave FrostMike MarshallBaylor, Wilfong
Cleveland IndiansAL7Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP922,343Comiskey ParkNight2:40David ClydeRandy Scarbery---Cox, Johnson
Baltimore OriolesAL8Kansas City RoyalsAL0Box | PBP933,629Royals StadiumNight2:27Mike FlanaganDennis Leonard---May, Singleton
New York YankeesAL5Milwaukee BrewersAL6Box | PBP947,928County StadiumNight2:42Bob McClureRich Gossage---Cooper (3), Randolph, Spencer
Seattle MarinersAL1Oakland AthleticsAL0Box | PBP91,556Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:11Rick HoneycuttRick LangfordByron McLaughlin---
Boston Red SoxAL2Texas RangersAL11Box | PBP927,970Arlington StadiumNight2:40Steve ComerBob Stanley---Watson
Detroit TigersAL4Toronto Blue JaysAL3Box | PBP1123,814Exhibition StadiumNight3:12Aurelio LopezTom Buskey---Brookens, Cerone, Wockenfuss
Cincinnati RedsNL2Atlanta BravesNL0Box | PBP921,927Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:24Mike LaCossPhil NiekroDoug Bair---
Los Angeles DodgersNL11Houston AstrosNL7Box | PBP939,071AstrodomeNight2:56Charlie HoughJoe Niekro---Baker
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP90Olympic StadiumNight2:48Kent TekulveElias SosaEnrique RomoGarner, Parrish
Pittsburgh PiratesNL9Montreal ExposNL1Box | PBP959,260Olympic StadiumNight2:46Bert BlylevenScott Sanderson---Milner
Chicago CubsNL4New York MetsNL2Box | PBP913,144Shea StadiumNight2:25Dick TidrowDock EllisBruce SutterKingman (2)
St. Louis CardinalsNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL0Box | PBP940,792Veterans StadiumNight1:49Bob ForschNino Espinosa------
San Francisco GiantsNL4San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP1120,577San Diego StadiumNight2:32Pedro BorbonMark Lee---Clark, Evans, Herndon
14 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 Friday, July 27, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1016833.673-49837312529-2239-11583424.586
AL East222Boston Red Sox976037.6196.052441710724-2336-14633132.492
AL East333Milwaukee Brewers1026141.5987.55054307528-2633-15593425.576
AL East4610New York Yankees1015546.54513.04544114323-2732-19593425.576
AL East5815Detroit Tigers985048.51016.54874731424-2726-21633528.556
AL East61018Cleveland Indians1004852.48019.5439494-5522-2926-23613328.541
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1023171.30437.5366527-16115-3816-33602238.367
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West145California Angels1035845.563-5594609927-2531-20593029.508
AL West259Minnesota Twins995445.5452.05134506328-2026-25632835.444
AL West3711Texas Rangers1005446.5402.54614214022-2432-22622933.468
AL West4916Kansas City Royals1004951.4907.5512536-2424-2725-24623626.581
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1004654.46010.5464476-1226-2420-30602733.450
AL West61223Seattle Mariners1044460.42314.5461538-7719-3125-29582335.397
AL West71426Oakland Athletics1032776.26231.0358595-23711-4016-36592732.458
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East114Montreal Expos955441.568-4313626923-2731-14654124.631
NL East226Chicago Cubs965442.5630.5443435824-2130-21662640.394
NL East348Pittsburgh Pirates995544.5561.04574045329-2126-23634320.683
NL East4613Philadelphia Phillies1005248.5204.5440449-923-3029-18623230.516
NL East5714St. Louis Cardinals964947.5105.54444251918-2430-24663729.561
NL East61021New York Mets974255.43313.0366419-5319-3222-24652144.323
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West137Houston Astros1045846.558-381394-1325-2833-18583127.534
NL West2512Cincinnati Reds1045549.5293.04664293727-2728-22573522.614
NL West3817San Francisco Giants1035053.4857.5480480024-2826-25592138.356
NL West4920San Diego Padres1054758.44811.5400442-4218-3129-27562135.375
NL West51122Los Angeles Dodgers1024458.43113.0474495-2116-3528-23603525.583
NL West61224Atlanta Braves1034261.40815.5464512-4818-3424-27572433.421
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