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MLB Games on Wednesday August 31, 1983

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL7California AngelsAL5Box | PBP1022,659Anaheim StadiumNight2:56Rick SutcliffeLuis SanchezJamie EasterlyDeCinces, Harrah, Thomas
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Chicago White SoxAL7Box | PBP931,346Comiskey ParkNight2:51Floyd BannisterLarry Gura---Kittle, Washington
Texas RangersAL5Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP923,287Tiger StadiumNight2:36John ButcherGlenn AbbottVictor CruzHostetler, Wright
New York YankeesAL6Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP915,279Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:46Shane RawleyTim ConroyRich GossageHill
Milwaukee BrewersAL1Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP96,307The KingdomeNight2:19Bob StoddardPete VuckovichMike StantonSimmons
Baltimore OriolesAL10Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP937,127Exhibition StadiumNight2:26Mike BoddickerJim Gott---Barfield, Cruz
St. Louis CardinalsNL6Atlanta BravesNL3Box | PBP921,954Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight3:10Joaquin AndujarLen BarkerBruce SutterJohnson, Smith
Chicago CubsNL4Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP917,474Riverfront StadiumNight2:37Rich GaleRich BordiBen HayesGale, Hall (2)
Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP912,347AstrodomeNight2:14Joe NiekroRod Scurry------
San Francisco GiantsNL3Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP922,883Olympic StadiumNight2:17Bill GullicksonFred BreiningJeff Reardon---
Los Angeles DodgersNL1New York MetsNL7Box | PBP913,187Shea StadiumNight2:21Mike TorrezFernando Valenzuela---Bradley, Wilson
San Diego PadresNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP921,547Veterans StadiumNight3:01Al HollandElias Sosa------
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 Wednesday, August 31, 1983

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Baltimore Orioles1297752.597-63752011735-2742-25332112.636
AL East234Milwaukee Brewers1327557.5683.56305696129-3646-21301218.400
AL East346Detroit Tigers1317457.5654.06415568534-3040-27311813.581
AL East457New York Yankees1307357.5624.56355795631-3242-25321814.563
AL East568Toronto Blue Jays1347262.5377.56385904835-3537-27281711.607
AL East6917Boston Red Sox1326369.47715.5611654-4335-3428-35301515.500
AL East71223Cleveland Indians1345876.43321.5569633-6428-3730-39281216.429
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West125Chicago White Sox1327557.568-6265596734-3241-2530246.800
AL West2714Kansas City Royals1326567.49210.0571625-5426-3838-30301416.467
AL West3816Oakland Athletics1356570.48111.5602629-2730-4035-3027918.333
AL West41019California Angels1336172.45914.5611642-3130-3731-3529920.310
AL West51121Texas Rangers1346173.45515.05375201727-4234-31281612.571
AL West61324Minnesota Twins1335776.42918.5598689-9127-3930-37291316.448
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1335182.38324.5461602-14125-4226-4029920.310
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East1410Pittsburgh Pirates1316863.519-519545-2635-2833-35311615.516
NL East2511Philadelphia Phillies1326864.5150.55455242129-3838-2730228.733
NL East3612Montreal Expos1316665.5042.05485202831-3735-28311615.516
NL East4713St. Louis Cardinals1306565.5002.5558564-631-3634-29321418.438
NL East51122Chicago Cubs1325973.4479.5556551524-4335-30301218.400
NL East61225New York Mets1335677.42113.0464549-8522-4533-33291217.414
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Los Angeles Dodgers1327755.583-5344805436-2941-26301416.467
NL West223Atlanta Braves1337657.5711.563351711637-3239-25291217.414
NL West339Houston Astros1327062.5307.0520520032-3338-29301515.500
NL West4815San Diego Padres1356669.48912.5533541-827-3839-31271512.556
NL West5918San Francisco Giants1336271.46615.5564580-1628-3735-33291712.586
NL West61020Cincinnati Reds1346173.45517.0501584-8331-3530-38281315.464
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