MLB League Standings after Aug 16 in 1979 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Home Away Div
Baltimore 78-40 .661 ---- 43-15 35-25 33-18
Boston 74-44 .627 4.0 43-17 31-27 28-22
Milwaukee 71-50 .587 8.5 40-22 31-28 44-33
California 67-54 .554 12.5 36-26 31-28 37-22
NY Yankees 64-54 .542 14.0 38-24 26-30 25-25
Minnesota 63-56 .529 15.5 31-28 32-28 33-25
Detroit 62-58 .517 17.0 32-24 30-34 27-26
Kansas City 62-58 .517 17.0 33-25 29-33 30-22
Cleveland 61-59 .508 18.0 31-26 30-33 23-30
Texas 60-61 .496 19.5 35-27 25-34 27-26
Chi White Sox 53-67 .442 26.0 22-38 31-29 25-28
Seattle 50-71 .413 29.5 28-35 22-36 26-34
Toronto 38-82 .317 41.0 19-38 19-44 13-39
Oakland 36-85 .298 43.5 22-41 14-44 19-40
NATIONAL LEAGUE
Home Away Div
Pittsburgh 70-49 .588 ---- 36-25 34-24 37-26
Houston 70-51 .579 1.0 43-20 27-31 40-24
Montreal 64-51 .557 4.0 38-18 26-33 34-24
Cincinnati 66-56 .541 5.5 36-26 30-30 34-31
Chi Cubs 63-54 .538 6.0 37-24 26-30 28-33
St Louis 60-58 .508 9.5 33-28 27-30 33-28
Philadelphia 61-59 .508 9.5 35-23 26-36 28-35
San Francisco 57-64 .471 14.0 29-28 28-36 33-32
LA Dodgers 55-65 .458 15.5 33-25 22-40 29-35
NY Mets 51-66 .436 18.0 26-31 25-35 23-37
San Diego 53-69 .434 18.5 32-29 21-40 29-36
Atlanta 47-75 .385 24.5 28-34 19-41 29-36
American League Games
Boston 7, Chi White Sox 5
Kansas City 4, Baltimore 2
Minnesota 5, NY Yankees 1
Milwaukee 4, Texas 1
National League Games
LA Dodgers 4, St Louis 2 (15 in)
NY Mets 6, Atlanta 3
Pittsburgh 5, San Diego 4
Chi Cubs 14, San Francisco 4