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MLB Games on Saturday August 22, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL2California AngelsAL3Box | PBP1026,743Anaheim StadiumNight2:57Don AaseSid Monge---Ford, Hassey
Texas RangersAL0Detroit TigersAL2Box | PBP923,763Tiger StadiumDay2:22Dan PetryRick HoneycuttKevin Saucier---
Minnesota TwinsAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL4Box | PBP1015,292County StadiumNight3:05Rollie FingersDon Cooper------
Kansas City RoyalsAL0New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP940,127Yankee Stadium IDay2:36Rick ReuschelPaul SplittorffGeorge FrazierDent
Baltimore OriolesAL0Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP926,438Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:07Rick LangfordScott McGregor---Armas
Boston Red SoxAL5Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP920,999The KingdomeNight2:44Bob OjedaJim BeattieMark ClearBulling
Chicago White SoxAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL0Box | PBP919,080Exhibition StadiumDay2:30Britt BurnsJim Clancy---Lemon, Luzinski
Montreal ExposNL5Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP90Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:41Stan BahnsenSteve BedrosianJeff ReardonHorner (2), Milner
Montreal ExposNL1Atlanta BravesNL9Box | PBP916,185Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:11John MontefuscoCharlie LeaRick CampChambliss, Dawson, Washington
San Francisco GiantsNL2Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP916,486Wrigley FieldDay2:17Vida BlueDoug BirdGreg MintonClark
New York MetsNL7Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP925,949Riverfront StadiumNight2:53Dan BoitanoFrank PastoreNeil AllenKingman
Houston AstrosNL4Philadelphia PhilliesNL8Box | PBP935,199Veterans StadiumDay2:16Dick RuthvenJoe Niekro---Moreland (2), Schmidt, Trillo
San Diego PadresNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Box | PBP911,865Three Rivers StadiumNight2:46John CurtisKent TekulveGary Lucas---
Los Angeles DodgersNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP938,751Busch Stadium IINight2:21Fernando ValenzuelaBob ForschDave StewartThomas
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 Saturday, August 22, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East136Detroit Tigers694029.580-2742502416-1424-15402020.500
AL East259New York Yankees683929.5740.52602312916-1823-11392019.513
AL East3610Baltimore Orioles663729.5611.5266259716-1921-10392217.564
AL East4711Milwaukee Brewers703931.5571.53102842623-1816-13392316.590
AL East5813Boston Red Sox683632.5293.5307301622-1814-14402317.575
AL East61019Cleveland Indians643034.4697.5241255-1418-1412-20392217.564
AL East71324Toronto Blue Jays702347.32917.5232321-8913-2210-25361422.389
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West112Oakland Athletics714427.620-2942365816-1428-13382018.526
AL West225Chicago White Sox653827.5853.03032426120-1918-8411625.390
AL West347Texas Rangers663828.5763.53002495114-1624-12391920.487
AL West4915California Angels713635.5078.03232903318-1518-20391524.385
AL West51120Kansas City Royals632637.41314.0234275-4117-199-18402416.600
AL West61221Seattle Mariners712843.39416.0279335-5613-1615-27381622.421
AL West71426Minnesota Twins702248.31421.5221316-959-2312-26391920.487
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East134St. Louis Cardinals613625.590-2752344114-1122-14412318.561
NL East248Philadelphia Phillies663828.5760.5288281714-1824-10412120.512
NL East3512Montreal Expos663630.5452.52662531314-2122-9422418.571
NL East4717Pittsburgh Pirates623131.5005.52552302516-1414-18401525.375
NL East51123New York Mets642440.37513.5223281-5812-2212-18391722.436
NL East61225Chicago Cubs662145.31817.5220304-842-2118-25371720.459
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers694326.623-2872117622-1521-11412021.488
NL West223Cincinnati Reds674126.6121.03002762419-1222-14412516.610
NL West3614Houston Astros693534.5078.02452271819-1916-15412615.634
NL West4816Atlanta Braves683434.5008.5258278-2019-1614-19381622.421
NL West5918San Francisco Giants713437.47910.0268262620-2114-16402218.550
NL West61022San Diego Padres692643.37717.0232280-4814-2412-19411526.366
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