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MLB Games on Saturday September 5, 1981

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL3Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP919,742Memorial StadiumNight2:40Steve StoneRick LangfordTippy MartinezCrowley, Johnson, Lowenstein (2)
Seattle MarinersAL5Boston Red SoxAL12Box | PBP915,434Fenway ParkDay2:48John TudorKen Clay------
Toronto Blue JaysAL3Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP914,628Comiskey ParkNight2:56Jim ClancyRoss BaumgartenJoey McLaughlin---
California AngelsAL2Cleveland IndiansAL4Box | PBP90Cleveland StadiumDay2:46Bert BlylevenSteve Renko------
California AngelsAL2Cleveland IndiansAL4Box | PBP98,543Cleveland StadiumDay2:33Tom BrennanDave FrostDan SpillnerBaylor, Grich
New York YankeesAL2Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP938,325Royals StadiumDay2:36Dave RighettiLarry GuraRich Gossage---
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP99,952Metropolitan StadiumDay2:00Jim SlatonAlbert WilliamsRollie FingersPowell
Detroit TigersAL1Texas RangersAL0Box | PBP917,635Arlington StadiumNight2:32Dan PetryFergie Jenkins------
St. Louis CardinalsNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP1136,058Dodger StadiumNight3:32Tom NiedenfuerJim Kaat---Baker
Houston AstrosNL2Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP930,471Olympic StadiumDay2:13Ray BurrisDon Sutton---Dawson, Raines
Atlanta BravesNL2New York MetsNL4Box | PBP911,009Shea StadiumDay2:19Pat ZachryGaylord PerryNeil AllenWashington
Cincinnati RedsNL4Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Box | PBP941,845Veterans StadiumNight2:43Ron ReedMario Soto---Foster, Householder
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2San Diego PadresNL1Box | PBP97,297Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:31Rick RhodenSteve MuraRod Scurry---
Chicago CubsNL8San Francisco GiantsNL2Box | PBP99,548Candlestick ParkDay2:51Mike KrukowAlan Hargesheimer---Buckner
14 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, September 05, 1981

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East113New York Yankees824834.585-3262606623-2125-13251114.440
AL East236Detroit Tigers834835.5780.53172991822-1826-17261214.462
AL East347Baltimore Orioles794534.5701.5320321-119-1926-15261412.538
AL East458Milwaukee Brewers834736.5661.53773364127-2020-16261511.577
AL East5814Boston Red Sox814338.5314.53853661923-2020-18271611.593
AL East6915Cleveland Indians774037.5195.5314306820-1520-22261214.462
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays822854.34120.0269373-10417-2411-3024915.375
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124Oakland Athletics844935.583-3623016120-2029-15251510.600
AL West269Texas Rangers794435.5572.53462974918-1926-16261313.500
AL West3713Chicago White Sox784236.5384.03452964922-2020-16281216.429
AL West41017California Angels844242.5007.03753403522-2120-2126917.346
AL West51120Kansas City Royals763343.43412.0276317-4121-2212-21271710.630
AL West61223Seattle Mariners843153.36918.0337425-8816-2315-30251312.520
AL West71426Minnesota Twins842856.33321.0273385-11211-2516-32251312.520
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East122St. Louis Cardinals744529.608-3422826020-1425-15281414.500
NL East2410Philadelphia Phillies804436.5504.0345349-416-2328-13271512.556
NL East3511Montreal Expos794336.5444.53232923115-2428-12291712.586
NL East4919Pittsburgh Pirates763541.46111.0303305-219-2115-21261115.423
NL East51021New York Mets773047.39016.5253330-7713-2617-21261115.423
NL East61224Chicago Cubs802852.35020.0271370-995-2822-25231013.435
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers835132.614-3582659325-1626-16271215.444
NL West235Cincinnati Reds814734.5803.03563411522-1825-1627198.704
NL West3612Houston Astros834538.5426.02992584122-2323-15271611.593
NL West4716San Francisco Giants844242.5009.53283062221-2421-18271413.519
NL West5818Atlanta Braves803941.48810.5304326-2222-2116-21261115.423
NL West61122San Diego Padres833152.37320.0290348-5814-2817-24271017.370
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