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MLB Games on Monday August 24, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Boston Red SoxAL6California AngelsAL8Box | PBP925,808Anaheim StadiumNight2:21Jesse JeffersonFrank TananaDon AaseBeniquez, Clark, Gedman, Grich, Stapleton
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Detroit TigersAL2Box | PBP941,009Tiger StadiumNight2:53Ken BrettDan SchatzederDan QuisenberryAikens, Otis
Chicago White SoxAL4Milwaukee BrewersAL5Box | PBP916,809County StadiumNight2:41Pete VuckovichRichard DotsonReggie ClevelandBernazard, Cooper
Minnesota TwinsAL3New York YankeesAL2Box | PBP1221,513Yankee Stadium INight3:06Jack O'ConnorGeorge Frazier---Hrbek
Cleveland IndiansAL4Oakland AthleticsAL16Box | PBP930,139Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:34Matt KeoughRick Waits---Henderson, Johnson, Newman
Baltimore OriolesAL12Seattle MarinersAL8Box | PBP98,417The KingdomeNight2:51Dennis MartinezJerry Gleaton---Burroughs, Dauer (2), Murray, Singleton, Zisk
Texas RangersAL3Toronto Blue JaysAL0Box | PBP912,735Exhibition StadiumDay2:05Doc MedichJuan Berenguer------
San Diego PadresNL8Chicago CubsNL9Box | PBP117,068Wrigley FieldDay3:19Lee SmithGary Lucas---Turner
New York MetsNL0Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP919,506Riverfront StadiumNight2:04Bruce BerenyiMike Scott------
Atlanta BravesNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL7Box | PBP1323,383Veterans StadiumNight3:42Tug McGrawAl Hrabosky---Chambliss, Schmidt, Trillo
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Pittsburgh PiratesNL0Box | PBP912,308Three Rivers StadiumNight2:14Burt HootonOdell Jones---Baker, Yeager
San Francisco GiantsNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP1013,385Busch Stadium IINight2:58Jim KaatGreg Minton------
12 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 Monday, August 24, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East137Detroit Tigers714130.577-2812582316-1425-16381919.500
AL East248Baltimore Orioles683929.5740.52852711418-1921-10372017.541
AL East3610New York Yankees704030.5710.52702343616-1824-12371918.514
AL East4711Milwaukee Brewers724131.5690.53232933023-1818-13372116.568
AL East5813Boston Red Sox703733.5293.5320314623-1914-14382216.579
AL East61018Cleveland Indians663135.4707.5251274-2319-1512-20372116.568
AL East71326Toronto Blue Jays722349.31918.5234337-10313-2210-27341420.412
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West112Oakland Athletics734528.616-3142476716-1429-14361917.528
AL West226Chicago White Sox673928.5823.03202497121-2018-8391524.385
AL West359Texas Rangers683929.5743.53072545315-1724-12371819.486
AL West4914California Angels733736.5078.03343023218-1519-21371423.378
AL West51120Kansas City Royals652738.41514.0238285-4718-209-18382315.605
AL West61221Seattle Mariners732845.38417.0292354-6213-1615-29361620.444
AL West71425Minnesota Twins722349.31921.5229326-9710-2412-26371819.486
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East134St. Louis Cardinals633825.603-2882424614-1124-14392118.538
NL East245Philadelphia Phillies684028.5880.53012861514-1826-10391920.487
NL East3512Montreal Expos673631.5374.02672551214-2222-9412417.585
NL East4617Pittsburgh Pirates643232.5006.52602352516-1415-19381424.368
NL East51022New York Mets662541.37914.5226285-5913-2312-18371621.432
NL East61224Chicago Cubs682345.33817.5235317-822-2120-25351520.429
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers714427.620-2972227523-1621-11391920.487
NL West223Cincinnati Reds694227.6091.03042792519-1223-15392415.615
NL West3715Atlanta Braves703535.5008.5265286-2119-1715-19361521.417
NL West4816Houston Astros703535.5008.52452331219-2016-15402614.650
NL West5919San Francisco Giants733439.46611.0274270420-2314-16382216.579
NL West61123San Diego Padres712645.36618.0242294-5214-2612-19391524.385
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