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MLB Games on Sunday August 12, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL3California AngelsAL4Box | PBP927,345Anaheim StadiumDay2:23Dave FrostRandy Stein------
Toronto Blue JaysAL0Chicago White SoxAL7Box | PBP90Comiskey ParkDay2:15Ross BaumgartenTom Underwood---Morrison
Toronto Blue JaysAL7Chicago White SoxAL5Box | PBP914,712Comiskey ParkNight2:25Balor MooreMike ProlyTom BuskeyMoore
Detroit TigersAL1Kansas City RoyalsAL7Box | PBP932,671Royals StadiumDay2:27Craig ChamberlainMilt Wilcox---Cowens, Otis, White
Oakland AthleticsAL0Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP914,500Metropolitan StadiumDay1:43Jerry KoosmanRick Langford------
Cleveland IndiansAL6Texas RangersAL3Box | PBP914,346Arlington StadiumNight2:46Dan SpillnerSteve ComerSid MongeHargrove, Hassey
Houston AstrosNL2Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP97,557Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:07Phil NiekroRick Williams---Bonnell
Cincinnati RedsNL9San Diego PadresNL2Box | PBP90San Diego StadiumDay2:24Tom SeaverGaylord Perry---Cruz
Cincinnati RedsNL4San Diego PadresNL5Box | PBP925,049San Diego StadiumDay2:31Mark LeeMike LaCossEric Rasmussen---
Los Angeles DodgersNL1San Francisco GiantsNL4Box | PBP939,914Candlestick ParkDay2:15Vida BlueJerry Reuss------
Chicago CubsNL5St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP940,995Busch Stadium IIDay2:43Guillermo HernandezJohn FulghamBruce Sutter---
11 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, August 12, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1147638.667-55542612935-2541-13452619.578
AL East222Boston Red Sox1147044.6146.062949413531-2739-17462125.457
AL East334Milwaukee Brewers1176750.57310.55765215531-2836-22442816.636
AL East4611New York Yankees1146153.53515.05104684226-3035-23462818.609
AL East5916Cleveland Indians1175958.50418.5539589-5028-3231-26442222.500
AL East61017Detroit Tigers1165858.50019.0566569-326-3432-24452718.600
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1173681.30841.5427612-18517-4319-38451728.378
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West146California Angels1186751.568-64352212131-2836-23442123.477
AL West2510Minnesota Twins1156253.5393.55705185231-2531-28472027.426
AL West3712Kansas City Royals1166155.5265.06146001428-3033-25462422.522
AL West4814Texas Rangers1176057.5136.55485084025-3035-27452322.511
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1155263.45213.5531556-2530-2622-37452124.467
AL West61223Seattle Mariners1184969.41518.0517604-8722-3627-33441826.409
AL West71426Oakland Athletics1183583.29732.0416654-23814-4421-39441925.432
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East125Pittsburgh Pirates1166650.569-5444865833-2533-25463214.696
NL East237Montreal Expos1126349.5631.05064317525-3138-18483216.667
NL East359Chicago Cubs1136152.5403.55315161526-2935-23491930.388
NL East4613St. Louis Cardinals1156055.5225.55335033027-3032-26472621.553
NL East5715Philadelphia Phillies1186058.5087.0520538-1825-3635-22442420.545
NL East61122New York Mets1154966.42616.5432505-7322-3526-32471433.298
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113Houston Astros1186850.576-437442-527-3141-19442123.477
NL West248Cincinnati Reds1206555.5424.05614887330-3035-25412516.610
NL West3818San Francisco Giants1185662.47512.0538551-1327-3429-28441529.341
NL West4920San Diego Padres1195366.44515.5453512-5921-3732-29421527.357
NL West51021Los Angeles Dodgers1175265.44415.5551566-1519-4033-25452718.600
NL West61224Atlanta Braves1194772.39521.5516584-6819-4128-31411922.463
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