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MLB Games on Wednesday September 12, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL2Boston Red SoxAL9Box | PBP934,336Fenway ParkNight2:08Chuck RaineyCatfish Hunter---Rice
California AngelsAL5Chicago White SoxAL11Box | PBP97,511Comiskey ParkNight2:53Ken KravecChris KnappMike ProlyBaylor, Bosley
Cleveland IndiansAL1Detroit TigersAL4Box | PBP98,517Tiger StadiumNight2:28Milt WilcoxRick WaitsAurelio LopezHassey
Minnesota TwinsAL0Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP920,524Royals StadiumNight2:02Dennis LeonardJerry Koosman------
Oakland AthleticsAL0Milwaukee BrewersAL7Box | PBP97,412County StadiumNight2:26Mike CaldwellMike Morgan---Cooper, Oglivie
Seattle MarinersAL3Texas RangersAL13Box | PBP96,258Arlington StadiumNight2:31Doc MedichRick Honeycutt---Montanez, Zisk
Baltimore OriolesAL2Toronto Blue JaysAL3Box | PBP921,213Exhibition StadiumNight2:18Butch EdgeJim Palmer---Bosetti, Singleton
Houston AstrosNL4Cincinnati RedsNL7Box | PBP942,035Riverfront StadiumNight3:00Frank PastoreJoe NiekroTom Hume---
San Diego PadresNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL5Box | PBP920,600Dodger StadiumNight2:50Charlie HoughEric RasmussenBobby CastilloWinfield
Chicago CubsNL3Montreal ExposNL6Box | PBP915,121Olympic StadiumNight2:25Steve RogersBruce Sutter---Parrish
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4New York MetsNL0Box | PBP94,158Shea StadiumNight2:12Randy LerchCraig Swan------
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP917,669Three Rivers StadiumNight1:54John CandelariaBob ForschKent Tekulve---
Atlanta BravesNL3San Francisco GiantsNL4Box | PBP91,878Candlestick ParkDay2:09Vida BlueEddie SolomonGary LavelleIvie
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, September 12, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1439449.657-67251415843-2951-201688.500
AL East224Milwaukee Brewers1458560.58610.07176407738-3647-2416106.625
AL East336Boston Red Sox1428062.56313.575663112534-3547-2618117.611
AL East448New York Yankees1427864.54915.56395954434-3644-2818117.611
AL East5611Detroit Tigers1457768.53118.07186744434-3843-301688.500
AL East6815Cleveland Indians1457471.51021.0688730-4232-3942-321679.438
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays1444698.31948.5540762-22220-5526-4318711.389
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West159California Angels1468066.548-79869510335-3645-301688.500
AL West2712Kansas City Royals1467769.5273.0757749836-3941-301688.500
AL West3914Minnesota Twins1457471.5105.56846463837-3437-371789.471
AL West41017Texas Rangers1467373.5007.06766274935-4038-3316106.625
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1446480.44415.0665689-2436-3927-421697.563
AL West61222Seattle Mariners1476186.41519.5632741-10927-4534-411569.400
AL West71325Oakland Athletics1465096.34230.0518767-24920-5130-4516412.250
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Montreal Expos1398455.604-62550312232-3652-19211110.524
NL East223Pittsburgh Pirates1458758.600-68558110445-2942-2917116.647
NL East3510St. Louis Cardinals1437766.5389.06456103536-3440-3319910.474
NL East4613Chicago Cubs1437370.51013.06546351930-3943-3119712.368
NL East5716Philadelphia Phillies1457372.50314.0607644-3736-4037-3217116.647
NL East61123New York Mets1435687.39230.0527629-10227-4428-4419712.368
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135Cincinnati Reds1468363.568-6905969437-3446-291578.467
NL West247Houston Astros1458164.5591.5523524-132-3749-271789.471
NL West3818Los Angeles Dodgers1456976.47613.5659663-430-4539-3117107.588
NL West4920San Francisco Giants1466482.43819.0628676-4832-4532-371679.438
NL West51021San Diego Padres1466284.42521.0540616-7626-4836-361569.400
NL West61224Atlanta Braves1445688.38926.0595701-10626-4530-4316106.625
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