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MLB Games on Sunday August 16, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Chicago White SoxAL8Baltimore OriolesAL7Box | PBP1016,684Memorial StadiumDay3:52Ed FarmerDave FordKevin HickeyMurray (2)
Kansas City RoyalsAL6Cleveland IndiansAL2Box | PBP90Cleveland StadiumDay2:34Larry GuraRick WaitsKen BrettWhite
Kansas City RoyalsAL6Cleveland IndiansAL8Box | PBP912,790Cleveland StadiumDay2:56Mike StantonRenie MartinSid MongeBrett
New York YankeesAL4Detroit TigersAL5Box | PBP921,077Tiger StadiumDay2:54Aurelio LopezRon Davis---Gibson
Seattle MarinersAL7Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP96,274Metropolitan StadiumDay2:27Shane RawleyDoug Corbett------
California AngelsAL6Oakland AthleticsAL7Box | PBP928,853Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:56Rick LangfordKen Forsch------
Boston Red SoxAL0Texas RangersAL3Box | PBP920,348Arlington StadiumNight2:07Rick HoneycuttBob Ojeda------
Milwaukee BrewersAL6Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP90Exhibition StadiumDay2:27Mike CaldwellDave StiebRollie Fingers---
Milwaukee BrewersAL2Toronto Blue JaysAL0Box | PBP924,472Exhibition StadiumDay2:08Randy LerchJackson ToddRollie FingersOglivie
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP110Wrigley FieldDay3:19Kent TekulveLee SmithGrant Jackson---
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP918,991Wrigley FieldDay2:29Jay HowellPascual PerezRandy MartzBuckner
San Francisco GiantsNL1Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP920,309Riverfront StadiumDay2:46Mario SotoTom GriffinTom Hume---
Atlanta BravesNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL6Box | PBP950,340Dodger StadiumDay2:36Tom NiedenfuerSteve BedrosianDave StewartChambliss, Horner, Murphy
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2New York MetsNL5Box | PBP921,635Shea StadiumDay2:12Pat ZachryDick RuthvenNeil AllenBrooks, Schmidt
Houston AstrosNL3San Diego PadresNL0Box | PBP95,880Jack Murphy StadiumDay2:16Joe NiekroSteve MuraDave Smith---
15 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 16, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136New York Yankees633726.587-2452172816-1821-8442222.500
AL East259Baltimore Orioles613526.5741.02512381314-1621-10442420.545
AL East3610Milwaukee Brewers653728.5691.02902612922-1615-12442519.568
AL East4712Detroit Tigers643529.5472.5246244216-1419-15452520.556
AL East5813Boston Red Sox633330.5244.0285283219-1614-14452619.578
AL East61018Cleveland Indians592831.4757.0223229-616-1112-20442420.545
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays652045.30818.0210297-8711-219-24411724.415
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West112Oakland Athletics664125.621-2792225716-1425-11432320.535
AL West225Texas Rangers613625.5902.52832305314-1422-11442123.477
AL West347Chicago White Sox603525.5833.02812275417-1718-8461927.413
AL West4917California Angels663234.4859.02912751618-1514-19441925.432
AL West51120Kansas City Royals582434.41413.0218253-3516-188-16452619.578
AL West61221Seattle Mariners662739.40914.0261309-4813-1614-23431726.395
AL West71324Minnesota Twins652144.32319.5209287-788-1912-26442024.455
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East123St. Louis Cardinals563422.607-2612164514-1120-11462521.543
NL East248Philadelphia Phillies623626.5811.0271264714-1622-10452322.511
NL East3511Montreal Expos603327.5503.02472242311-1822-9482721.563
NL East4715Pittsburgh Pirates562828.5006.02322072516-1411-15461828.391
NL East51123New York Mets592237.37313.5206264-5810-1912-18441925.432
NL East61225Chicago Cubs611942.31117.5209289-802-2116-22421923.452
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers644024.625-2712026919-1321-11462323.500
NL West234Cincinnati Reds633825.6031.52852652019-1219-13452817.622
NL West3614Houston Astros643331.5167.02222051719-1714-14462818.609
NL West4816Atlanta Braves623131.5008.0233258-2519-1611-16441925.432
NL West5919San Francisco Giants663036.45511.0250248216-2014-16452619.578
NL West61022San Diego Padres632439.38115.5210255-4512-2012-19471730.362
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