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MLB Games on Thursday August 27, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL2Baltimore OriolesAL6Box | PBP916,093Memorial StadiumNight2:18Scott McGregorKen Forsch---DeCinces, Grich (2)
Oakland AthleticsAL5Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP923,432Fenway ParkNight2:53Bob StanleyTom Underwood---Evans, Heath
New York YankeesAL1Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP830,787Comiskey ParkNight2:22LaMarr HoytRon Davis---Luzinski
Seattle MarinersAL2Cleveland IndiansAL12Box | PBP95,759Cleveland StadiumNight2:45Bert BlylevenMike Parrott------
Texas RangersAL5Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP98,908County StadiumNight2:07Danny DarwinMike Caldwell---Roberts
Detroit TigersAL3Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP94,625Metropolitan StadiumNight2:13Pete RedfernKevin Saucier---Gibson
Kansas City RoyalsAL11Toronto Blue JaysAL5Box | PBP914,704Exhibition StadiumDay2:51Renie MartinJim Clancy---Aikens, Velez
Chicago CubsNL0Los Angeles DodgersNL6Box | PBP948,191Dodger StadiumNight2:23Fernando ValenzuelaRandy Martz------
Cincinnati RedsNL0Montreal ExposNL12Box | PBP930,874Olympic StadiumNight2:19Ray BurrisFrank Pastore---Milner
Houston AstrosNL2New York MetsNL3Box | PBP917,488Shea StadiumDay2:28Mike MarshallJoe SambitoNeil Allen---
St. Louis CardinalsNL3San Diego PadresNL2Box | PBP137,056Jack Murphy StadiumNight3:32Jim KaatJohn Curtis---Hendrick
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4San Francisco GiantsNL5Box | PBP1310,807Candlestick ParkNight3:56Al HollandDon Robinson---Clark, Morgan
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 Thursday, August 27, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East135Baltimore Orioles704129.586-2972781919-1922-10351817.514
AL East259Detroit Tigers744232.5681.02892711816-1526-17351817.514
AL East3610New York Yankees734132.5621.52742423216-1925-13341816.529
AL East4712Milwaukee Brewers744133.5542.03253032223-1818-15352114.600
AL East5813Boston Red Sox723834.5284.0333327623-2015-14362115.583
AL East61017Cleveland Indians683335.4857.0265276-1120-1513-20351916.543
AL East71426Toronto Blue Jays742351.31120.0240354-11413-2210-29321418.438
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West113Oakland Athletics754530.600-3192556416-1529-15341915.559
AL West224Chicago White Sox694128.5941.03282517722-2019-8371324.351
AL West346Texas Rangers704129.5861.53182566217-1724-12351619.457
AL West4915California Angels753837.5077.03443152918-1620-21351322.371
AL West51120Kansas City Royals682939.42612.5258295-3720-219-18352114.600
AL West61222Seattle Mariners752847.37317.0299372-7313-1715-30341618.471
AL West71325Minnesota Twins752550.33320.0238332-9411-2513-26341618.471
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East122St. Louis Cardinals664026.606-3022525015-1125-15361917.528
NL East248Philadelphia Phillies704030.5712.0306303314-1826-12371918.514
NL East3511Montreal Expos703931.5573.02942563814-2225-9382117.553
NL East4818Pittsburgh Pirates673235.4788.52772651216-1515-21351421.400
NL East51021New York Mets692742.39114.5234297-6313-2314-19341420.412
NL East61123Chicago Cubs712546.35217.5248333-852-2222-25321319.406
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers744727.635-3282359325-1622-11361620.444
NL West237Cincinnati Reds724230.5834.0305306-119-1523-15362412.667
NL West3614Atlanta Braves723735.5149.0282291-921-1715-19341321.382
NL West4716Houston Astros733637.49310.52572411620-2216-15372512.676
NL West5919San Francisco Giants763640.47412.0287285221-2415-16352015.571
NL West61224San Diego Padres742648.35121.0254310-5614-2812-20361521.417
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