MLB League Standings after Aug 7 in 1979 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Home Away Div
Baltimore 74-37 .667 ---- 39-12 35-25 31-17
Boston 68-41 .624 5.0 37-14 31-27 26-19
Milwaukee 65-48 .575 10.0 36-22 29-26 42-31
California 64-50 .561 11.5 34-22 30-28 34-21
NY Yankees 60-51 .541 14.0 34-22 26-29 25-24
Minnesota 58-52 .527 15.5 28-27 30-25 29-24
Texas 58-53 .523 16.0 34-25 24-28 27-26
Detroit 57-53 .518 16.5 30-23 27-30 27-26
Kansas City 56-55 .505 18.0 29-25 27-30 30-22
Cleveland 55-56 .495 19.0 31-26 24-30 21-29
Chi White Sox 49-61 .445 24.5 20-36 29-25 25-28
Seattle 48-66 .421 27.5 27-32 21-34 25-31
Toronto 34-78 .304 40.5 19-37 15-41 13-39
Oakland 34-79 .301 41.0 21-38 13-41 18-36
NATIONAL LEAGUE
Home Away Div
Houston 66-48 .579 ---- 41-19 25-29 38-22
Pittsburgh 63-47 .573 1.0 33-25 30-22 33-24
Montreal 61-46 .570 1.5 38-18 23-28 32-21
Chi Cubs 58-49 .542 4.5 34-22 24-27 25-29
Cincinnati 62-53 .539 4.5 33-25 29-28 31-29
St Louis 55-53 .509 8.0 30-23 25-30 28-26
Philadelphia 57-55 .509 8.0 32-20 25-35 25-32
San Francisco 54-59 .478 11.5 27-25 27-34 31-29
San Diego 50-64 .439 16.0 30-28 20-36 26-34
LA Dodgers 49-63 .438 16.0 32-24 17-39 26-33
NY Mets 47-62 .431 16.5 25-27 22-35 22-33
Atlanta 46-69 .400 20.5 27-30 19-39 28-33
American League Games
Chi White Sox 9, NY Yankees 5
Toronto 3, Kansas City 2
Oakland 9, California 5
Boston 12, Cleveland 3
Milwaukee 7, Baltimore 5
Minnesota 5, Seattle 2
Detroit 3, Texas 1 (G1)
Detroit 8, Texas 2 (G2)
National League Games
Atlanta 3, Cincinnati 2 (11 in)
LA Dodgers 10, Houston 8
Philadelphia 4, Montreal 2
Chi Cubs 15, Pittsburgh 2
San Francisco 3, San Diego 2
St Louis 9, NY Mets 2 (G1)
St Louis 2, NY Mets 1 (G2)