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MLB Games on Saturday May 23, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Chicago White SoxAL15California AngelsAL4Box | PBP942,558Anaheim StadiumNight3:52Ross BaumgartenSteve Renko------
Baltimore OriolesAL9Detroit TigersAL2Box | PBP919,006Tiger StadiumDay2:29Mike FlanaganDave RozemaSammy StewartDeCinces (2), Kemp, Murray
Minnesota TwinsAL0Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP1527,580Royals StadiumNight3:41Renie MartinDon Cooper------
Boston Red SoxAL8Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP935,254County StadiumDay2:34Mike TorrezRandy LerchMark ClearSchmidt
Cleveland IndiansAL2New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP937,179Yankee Stadium INight2:33Dave RighettiRick WaitsRon DavisWinfield
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP1527,147Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay4:24Jeff JonesLuis Leal---Heath
Texas RangersAL6Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP1231,306The KingdomeNight3:28Steve ComerShane RawleyJohn Henry JohnsonGray (2)
San Diego PadresNL6Atlanta BravesNL7Box | PBP1112,453Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight3:19Rick CampGary Lucas---Linares, Richards
Montreal ExposNL4Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP915,981Wrigley FieldDay2:28Rick ReuschelRay BurrisDick TidrowRaines
Los Angeles DodgersNL9Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP1040,928Riverfront StadiumDay3:17Dave StewartPaul MoskauBobby CastilloCey, Garvey, Johnstone, Thomas
San Francisco GiantsNL3Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP938,586AstrodomeNight3:09Frank LaCorteEd Whitson------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP920,340Three Rivers StadiumNight2:49Mike ProlyKent TekulveRon ReedSchmidt, Thompson
New York MetsNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL8Box | PBP924,710Busch Stadium IINight2:35Bob ForschPete FalconeJim Kaat---
13 record(s)
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 Saturday, May 23, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Baltimore Orioles362412.667-1651224311-713-5693534.507
AL East236Cleveland Indians332013.6062.51131031012-58-8703238.457
AL East347New York Yankees382315.6052.01451232210-913-6693633.522
AL East469Boston Red Sox382216.5793.0181179213-79-9703733.529
AL East5813Milwaukee Brewers372017.5414.51641501411-79-10724230.583
AL East61019Detroit Tigers381820.4747.0140159-1910-98-11714229.592
AL East71424Toronto Blue Jays401228.30014.0130172-427-125-16662541.379
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Oakland Athletics432716.628-1831364712-915-7663729.561
AL West258Chicago White Sox362115.5832.51831414210-1011-5703337.471
AL West3710Texas Rangers372116.5683.0183160239-1012-6683632.529
AL West4916California Angels432122.4886.0187184313-88-14673037.448
AL West51121Minnesota Twins391326.33312.0135170-357-125-15702842.400
AL West61222Seattle Mariners401327.32512.5142201-596-127-15693138.449
AL West71323Kansas City Royals321022.31311.592143-516-114-11714031.563
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East123St. Louis Cardinals342212.647-173139349-513-7683731.544
NL East235Philadelphia Phillies392415.6150.51681462210-1014-5683533.515
NL East3512Montreal Expos382117.5533.0156159-38-1113-6703931.557
NL East4918Pittsburgh Pirates331617.4855.51271151210-85-10693039.435
NL East51125New York Mets361026.27813.0111170-594-146-12673136.463
NL East61226Chicago Cubs37829.21615.5101173-721-166-14663036.455
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers402911.725-1611035815-614-5703436.486
NL West2411Cincinnati Reds392217.5646.51721541812-710-10694425.638
NL West3614Atlanta Braves392019.5138.5153150311-88-12673037.448
NL West4715San Francisco Giants432221.5128.5153147612-1010-11683434.500
NL West5817Houston Astros412021.4889.51421281411-99-12694128.594
NL West61020San Diego Padres411625.39013.5141174-338-158-10692544.362
26 record(s)
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