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MLB Games on Friday September 28, 1979

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL1Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP98,835Comiskey ParkNight2:19Steve TroutRick Honeycutt---Morrison, Nordhagen (2)
Baltimore OriolesAL14Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP96,462Cleveland StadiumNight3:03Jim PalmerLen Barker---Harrah, Hassey, Kelly, Smith
Boston Red SoxAL7Detroit TigersAL4Box | PBP917,846Tiger StadiumNight2:35Mike TorrezMilt WilcoxTom BurgmeierParrish
Oakland AthleticsAL1Kansas City RoyalsAL13Box | PBP920,908Royals StadiumNight2:29Larry GuraSteve McCatty---Quirk
Milwaukee BrewersAL10Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP914,376Metropolitan StadiumNight2:37Mike CaldwellRoger Erickson---Cooper
Toronto Blue JaysAL3New York YankeesAL7Box | PBP917,647Yankee Stadium INight2:15Luis TiantButch Edge---Jackson, Solaita, Spencer
California AngelsAL0Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP911,965Arlington StadiumNight1:53Fergie JenkinsNolan Ryan------
Atlanta BravesNL0Cincinnati RedsNL3Box | PBP933,142Riverfront StadiumNight2:18Frank PastoreEddie Solomon---Geronimo
Houston AstrosNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL6Box | PBP927,719Dodger StadiumNight2:09Charlie HoughVern RuhleBobby CastilloCedeno, Garvey, Yeager
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP1140,303Olympic StadiumNight2:59Ron ReedWoodie Fryman---Schmidt
Chicago CubsNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Box | PBP914,778Three Rivers StadiumNight2:41Jim BibbyRick Reuschel---Parker
San Diego PadresNL2San Francisco GiantsNL0Box | PBP92,861Candlestick ParkNight2:19Eric RasmussenEd Whitson---Winfield
New York MetsNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP90Busch Stadium IINight2:24Juan BerenguerTom BrunoJeff ReardonReitz
New York MetsNL7St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP119,245Busch Stadium IINight3:36Neil AllenGeorge FrazierAndy Hassler---
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, September 28, 1979

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles15710255.650-75157217947-3155-24202.000
AL East224Milwaukee Brewers1599465.5919.07967098742-3652-29211.500
AL East336Boston Red Sox1588969.56313.583270113139-3951-292201.000
AL East447New York Yankees1588771.55115.57166665038-4149-302201.000
AL East5611Detroit Tigers1588375.52519.57607293138-4245-33321.667
AL East61016Cleveland Indians1597980.49724.0750799-4934-4645-342201.000
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays16053107.33150.5607844-23721-5832-49202.000
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West158California Angels1608773.544-8527579538-4149-32211.500
AL West2712Kansas City Royals1608476.5253.08408083239-4245-34211.500
AL West3814Texas Rangers1608278.5135.07396845539-4243-36211.500
AL West4915Minnesota Twins1608179.5066.07517143743-3838-41211.500
AL West51119Chicago White Sox1577384.46512.5722738-1640-4132-44303.000
AL West61222Seattle Mariners1606694.41321.0701812-11130-4936-45211.500
AL West71325Oakland Athletics16053107.33134.0565849-28422-5731-50211.500
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112Pittsburgh Pirates1619764.602-76463313150-3247-321101.000
NL East223Montreal Expos1589464.5951.569857712139-4055-24211.500
NL East3510St. Louis Cardinals1618774.54010.07226814144-3742-381-12-1.000
NL East4613Philadelphia Phillies1618378.51614.0679715-3640-4043-381101.000
NL East5818Chicago Cubs1607981.49417.5696696034-4545-36211.500
NL East61224New York Mets1616299.38535.0581697-11633-4628-541101.000
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West135Cincinnati Reds1599069.566-7296359442-3948-30202.000
NL West249Houston Astros1608773.5443.5577580-335-4452-292201.000
NL West3717Los Angeles Dodgers1607981.49411.57377112633-4846-33202.000
NL West4920San Francisco Giants1607090.43820.5663741-7833-4837-42211.500
NL West51021San Diego Padres1596792.42123.0593672-7928-5039-42211.500
NL West61123Atlanta Braves1586494.40525.5660761-10130-4934-452201.000
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