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MLB Games on Wednesday September 19, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL0Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP93,751Comiskey ParkDay2:12Ross BaumgartenPaul Hartzell------
New York YankeesAL2Cleveland IndiansAL0Box | PBP98,216Cleveland StadiumNight2:33Tommy JohnRick WiseRon DavisJackson
Baltimore OriolesAL0Detroit TigersAL5Box | PBP912,573Tiger StadiumNight2:18Jack MorrisDennis Martinez------
California AngelsAL4Kansas City RoyalsAL6Box | PBP931,412Royals StadiumNight2:36Larry GuraNolan RyanDan QuisenberryAnderson, Downing
Texas RangersAL9Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP91,037Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:51Doyle AlexanderBrian Kingman------
Milwaukee BrewersAL12Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP95,096The KingdomeNight2:27Lary SorensenFloyd Bannister---Lezcano, Martinez, Oglivie
Boston Red SoxAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL0Box | PBP921,650Exhibition StadiumNight2:07Bob StanleyDave Stieb------
Atlanta BravesNL6Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP911,369AstrodomeNight2:53Bo McLaughlinVern RuhleGene GarberHorner, Hubbard
San Francisco GiantsNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL7Box | PBP920,827Dodger StadiumNight2:27Rick SutcliffeEd Halicki---Cey
Montreal ExposNL3New York MetsNL1Box | PBP90Shea StadiumNight2:20Ross GrimsleyCraig SwanWoodie Fryman---
Montreal ExposNL4New York MetsNL1Box | PBP94,973Shea StadiumNight2:12Rudy MayTom Hausman---Cash, Speier
Pittsburgh PiratesNL9Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Box | PBP90Veterans StadiumNight3:19Kent TekulveRawly EastwickGrant JacksonFoli, Schmidt
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Box | PBP930,566Veterans StadiumNight2:54Jack KucekEnrique RomoKevin SaucierUnser
Cincinnati RedsNL3San Diego PadresNL2Box | PBP910,215San Diego StadiumNight2:46Bill BonhamBob ShirleyTom HumeBench
Chicago CubsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP90Busch Stadium IINight2:16Pete VuckovichDoug CapillaMark LittellSimmons
Chicago CubsNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP1011,162Busch Stadium IINight2:29Bruce SutterJohn FulghamDick TidrowKingman (2), Martin
16 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 19, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1509852.653-70554216345-3153-21945.444
AL East224Milwaukee Brewers1529062.5929.07586728641-3649-26954.556
AL East336Boston Red Sox1508466.56014.080067212838-3847-271073.700
AL East448New York Yankees1508169.54017.06746383636-3945-301082.800
AL East5610Detroit Tigers1518170.53617.57396914836-3945-311046.400
AL East6916Cleveland Indians1527775.50722.0722758-3632-4245-33945.444
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays15250102.32949.0572804-23220-5530-471037.300
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West159California Angels1528270.539-8237339037-4045-301064.600
AL West2712Kansas City Royals1528072.5262.07967801636-3944-331055.500
AL West3814Minnesota Twins1527874.5134.07216715041-3737-371046.400
AL West41017Texas Rangers1537776.5035.57156664938-4039-36963.667
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1506882.45313.0686709-2336-3931-441055.500
AL West61222Seattle Mariners1536390.41219.5662780-11829-4634-44945.444
AL West71325Oakland Athletics15352101.34030.5548805-25722-5330-48927.222
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Pittsburgh Pirates1519160.603-71160410748-3043-301174.636
NL East223Montreal Expos1488959.6010.565152512634-3655-231266.500
NL East3511St. Louis Cardinals1518071.53011.06716393238-3641-361165.545
NL East4613Philadelphia Phillies1537974.51613.0645673-2839-4040-34954.556
NL East5715Chicago Cubs1517774.51014.06736601334-4343-311138.273
NL East61224New York Mets1505793.38033.5538647-10928-4528-491266.500
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135Cincinnati Reds1528666.566-7026119140-3746-29945.444
NL West247Houston Astros1518368.5502.5540541-134-4049-281165.545
NL West3818Los Angeles Dodgers1527478.48712.06926801230-4544-331055.500
NL West4920San Francisco Giants1536885.44418.5648703-5532-4636-39936.333
NL West51021San Diego Padres1526389.41423.0560644-8426-4937-40954.556
NL West61123Atlanta Braves1506090.40025.0626730-10430-4730-431064.600
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