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Friday, May 26,1978

Friday, May 26,1978

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Cleveland Indians  3  Baltimore Orioles  4  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Tippy Martinez Rick Wise -- 29,215 2:53
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Detroit Tigers  3  Boston Red Sox  6  box | pbp Fenway Park Bill Lee Milt Wilcox -- 33,431 2:21
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Milwaukee Brewers  5  California Angels  6  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Paul Hartzell Eduardo Rodriguez -- 19,277 2:27
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Oakland Athletics  3  Chicago White Sox  1  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Alan Wirth Steve Stone Bob Lacey 19,018 2:20
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Toronto Blue Jays  3  New York Yankees  4  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Sparky Lyle Jerry Garvin -- 24,171 2:10
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Seattle Mariners  6  Texas Rangers  4  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Shane Rawley Doyle Alexander Enrique Romo 17,490 2:51
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  2  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Phil Niekro Randy Lerch -- 16,638 2:23
1978 reg season May 26,1978 New York Mets  4  Houston Astros  5  box | pbp Astrodome Mark Lemongello Jerry Koosman Ken Forsch 11,158 2:20
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Montreal Expos  1  Pittsburgh Pirates  2  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Candelaria Steve Rogers Kent Tekulve 8,816 2:36
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Cincinnati Reds  3  San Diego Padres  1  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Tom Seaver Bob Shirley Doug Bair 34,227 2:16
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Los Angeles Dodgers  1  San Francisco Giants  6  box | pbp Candlestick Park Bob Knepper Doug Rau -- 43,646 2:12
1978 reg season May 26,1978 Chicago Cubs  6  St. Louis Cardinals  0  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Dave Roberts Pete Falcone -- 20,068 2:05
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 44 29 15 .659 0.0 242 178 64 W3 12-12 17-3 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 40 26 14 .650 1.0 189 140 49 W5 12-10 14-4 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 40 24 16 .600 3.0 195 154 41 L3 14-9 10-7 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 40 20 20 .500 7.0 206 185 21 L1 8-13 12-7 4 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 8.0 161 203 -42 W3 9-12 11-10 5 9 16 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 40 18 22 .450 9.0 156 175 -19 L3 7-15 11-7 6 10 20 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 42 15 27 .357 13.0 164 225 -61 L3 4-13 11-14 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 41 25 16 .610 0.0 187 148 39 W4 9-9 16-7 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 42 25 17 .595 0.5 139 135 4 W1 10-8 15-9 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 41 22 19 .537 3.0 179 178 1 W3 10-12 12-7 3 6 10 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 41 21 20 .512 4.0 159 164 -5 L1 9-12 12-8 4 7 11 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 43 17 26 .395 9.0 191 200 -9 L2 10-14 7-12 5 11 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 47 17 30 .362 11.0 186 225 -39 W1 6-13 11-17 6 12 23 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 39 12 27 .308 12.0 141 185 -44 L5 4-15 8-12 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 39 22 17 .564 0.0 160 157 3 W6 11-10 11-7 1 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 2.5 169 158 11 L1 10-10 11-11 2 5 13 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 38 19 19 .500 2.5 181 148 33 L4 6-13 13-6 3 6 12 -- Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 3.5 168 182 -14 W1 9-13 11-9 4 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 44 20 24 .455 4.5 165 183 -18 L1 11-12 9-12 5 9 18 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 44 15 29 .341 9.5 156 190 -34 L2 5-17 10-12 6 12 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 41 27 14 .659 0.0 163 134 29 W4 11-8 16-6 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 44 27 17 .614 1.5 222 193 29 W2 12-8 15-9 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 42 24 18 .571 3.5 217 166 51 L3 11-10 13-8 3 3 8 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 40 19 21 .475 7.5 154 159 -5 W1 6-14 13-7 4 8 17 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 42 19 23 .452 8.5 146 168 -22 L1 7-14 12-9 5 10 19 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 40 16 24 .400 10.5 121 184 -63 W1 6-15 10-9 6 11 21 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Gary Sutherland -- Hist Released by Cardinals
George Hendrick St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from San Diego Padres to St. Louis Cardinals for Eric Rasmussen
Eric Rasmussen San Diego Padres Hist Traded from St. Louis Cardinals to San Diego Padres for George Hendrick
3 record(s)