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Events on this Date

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Event NameNotes
Retired Number#9 Retired by Chicago White Sox for Minnie Minoso
1 record(s)
Notes For Stats, displays whether Rated Prospect or any awards voting

MLB Games on Sunday May 8, 1983

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL1Baltimore OriolesAL0Box | PBP915,392Memorial StadiumDay2:58Bill KruegerTippy MartinezDave BeardGross
Seattle MarinersAL4Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP916,997Fenway ParkDay2:37Matt YoungDoug BirdBill CaudillAllen, Nichols
Cleveland IndiansAL13Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP912,960Comiskey ParkDay3:44Bert BlylevenRichard Dotson---Franco, Hairston
California AngelsAL1Detroit TigersAL5Box | PBP99,924Tiger StadiumDay2:29Jack MorrisKen Forsch---Johnson, Parrish
Texas RangersAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL6Box | PBP914,763County StadiumDay2:56Jim SlatonOdell Jones---Yount
New York YankeesAL5Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP910,823Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay2:50Len WhitehouseDale Murray---Winfield
Kansas City RoyalsAL6Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP925,753Exhibition StadiumDay2:40Steve RenkoJim GottDan QuisenberryBrett, Whitt
Houston AstrosNL3Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP920,799Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumDay2:13Rick BehennaMike LaCossTerry ForsterKnight
St. Louis CardinalsNL4Los Angeles DodgersNL6Box | PBP941,645Dodger StadiumDay2:26Jerry ReussJoaquin AndujarSteve HoweBaker, Brock
Cincinnati RedsNL5New York MetsNL10Box | PBP98,879Shea StadiumDay2:57Jesse OroscoRich GaleDoug SiskFoster, Oester
Chicago CubsNL3San Diego PadresNL5Box | PBP941,522Jack Murphy StadiumDay2:24Dave DraveckyWarren Brusstar---Bowa, Salazar
Pittsburgh PiratesNL1San Francisco GiantsNL12Box | PBP919,123Candlestick ParkDay2:30Bill LaskeyJim Bibby---Clark, Evans (2)
12 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 Sunday, May 08, 1983

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East114Boston Red Sox251510.600-11611067-68-41376374.460
AL East236Baltimore Orioles261511.5770.5144116286-69-51368353.610
AL East3611Milwaukee Brewers251312.5202.0124103219-104-21377463.540
AL East4510Toronto Blue Jays251312.5202.011310584-69-61377661.555
AL East5713Cleveland Indians271413.5192.012812089-95-41355679.415
AL East61016New York Yankees271314.4813.0126135-97-96-51357857.578
AL East71220Detroit Tigers241014.4174.510710346-94-51388256.594
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West125California Angels271611.593-154123316-510-61355481.400
AL West248Kansas City Royals241311.5421.5104119-155-58-61386672.478
AL West3914Oakland Athletics271413.5192.0101123-225-79-61356075.444
AL West4812Texas Rangers271413.5192.011194175-89-51356372.467
AL West51117Chicago White Sox251213.4803.0123129-64-88-51378750.635
AL West61321Minnesota Twins291217.4145.0142162-204-68-111335875.436
AL West71424Seattle Mariners301020.3337.590141-513-107-101325082.379
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East133Philadelphia Phillies24159.625-13089416-69-31387563.543
NL East247Montreal Expos231310.5651.5888087-36-71396970.496
NL East359St. Louis Cardinals231211.5222.5102111-94-68-51396772.482
NL East41023Pittsburgh Pirates23914.3915.57693-176-73-71397564.540
NL East51125New York Mets24816.3337.089111-221-97-71386078.435
NL East61226Chicago Cubs26818.3088.087120-334-114-71366373.463
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Los Angeles Dodgers27207.741-130105259-311-41357164.526
NL West222Atlanta Braves26197.7310.512386376-513-21366967.507
NL West3615Cincinnati Reds291415.4837.013613068-116-41336073.451
NL West4718San Diego Padres281315.4647.5135123127-106-51346866.507
NL West5819San Francisco Giants271215.4448.0113124-114-78-81356768.496
NL West6922Houston Astros301218.4009.5107144-377-85-101327359.553
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