MLB Division Standings after Aug 17 in 1979 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Eastern Division Home Away Div
Baltimore 78-41 .655 ---- 43-16 35-25 33-18
Boston 74-45 .622 4.0 43-18 31-27 28-22
Milwaukee 72-50 .590 7.5 41-22 31-28 44-33
NY Yankees 64-55 .538 14.0 38-25 26-30 25-25
Detroit 63-58 .521 16.0 32-24 31-34 27-26
Cleveland 61-60 .504 18.0 31-26 30-34 23-30
Toronto 39-82 .322 40.0 19-38 20-44 13-39
Western Division Home Away Div
California 67-55 .549 ---- 36-27 31-28 37-22
Minnesota 64-56 .533 2.0 31-28 33-28 33-25
Kansas City 63-58 .521 3.5 33-25 30-33 30-22
Texas 60-62 .492 7.0 35-27 25-35 27-26
Chi White Sox 54-67 .446 12.5 22-38 32-29 25-28
Seattle 50-72 .410 17.0 28-36 22-36 26-34
Oakland 37-85 .303 30.0 23-41 14-44 19-40
NATIONAL LEAGUE
Eastern Division Home Away Div
Pittsburgh 70-50 .583 ---- 36-26 34-24 37-26
Montreal 65-51 .560 3.0 39-18 26-33 34-24
Chi Cubs 64-54 .542 5.0 38-24 26-30 28-33
St Louis 61-58 .513 8.5 34-28 27-30 33-28
Philadelphia 62-59 .512 8.5 35-23 27-36 28-35
NY Mets 51-67 .432 18.0 26-31 25-36 23-37
Western Division Home Away Div
Houston 70-52 .574 ---- 43-21 27-31 40-24
Cincinnati 67-56 .545 3.5 37-26 30-30 34-31
San Francisco 57-65 .467 13.0 29-28 28-37 33-32
LA Dodgers 56-65 .463 13.5 33-25 23-40 29-35
San Diego 53-70 .431 17.5 32-29 21-41 29-36
Atlanta 47-76 .382 23.5 28-34 19-42 29-36
American League Games
Chi White Sox 4, Boston 1
Oakland 5, Cleveland 3
Detroit 9, Seattle 2
Kansas City 7, Baltimore 1
Minnesota 5, NY Yankees 2
Milwaukee 5, Texas 1
Toronto 6, California 5
National League Games
Montreal 1, Atlanta 0
LA Dodgers 7, Pittsburgh 6
Cincinnati 4, NY Mets 3
Philadelphia 5, Houston 2
Chi Cubs 9, San Diego 6
St Louis 3, San Francisco 0