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MLB Games on Saturday May 20, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL2Cleveland IndiansAL1Box | PBP911,426Cleveland StadiumDay2:38Jim PalmerRick WiseDon Stanhouse---
Boston Red SoxAL6Detroit TigersAL5Box | PBP930,856Tiger StadiumDay2:53Bill CampbellSteve Foucault---Evans, Mankowski, May, Rice
Minnesota TwinsAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL6Box | PBP930,312Royals StadiumNight2:51Rich GalePaul ThormodsgardAl HraboskyCarew
California AngelsAL4Milwaukee BrewersAL6Box | PBP918,916County StadiumNight2:39Bill TraversKen BrettBill CastroJackson
Chicago White SoxAL3Oakland AthleticsAL4Box | PBP94,177Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:02Rick LangfordLerrin LaGrow---Gross, Newman
Texas RangersAL3Seattle MarinersAL7Box | PBP934,835The KingdomeNight2:38Shane RawleyFergie JenkinsEnrique RomoBonds, Braun, Sundberg
New York YankeesAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL10Box | PBP930,550Exhibition StadiumDay2:25Dave LemanczykKen Clay---Mayberry, Nettles
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Chicago CubsNL10Box | PBP927,300Wrigley FieldDay2:15Woodie FrymanPete FalconeDonnie MooreKingman, Morales, Rader, Tyson
San Diego PadresNL6Cincinnati RedsNL10Box | PBP935,429Riverfront StadiumDay3:11Dave TomlinRollie Fingers------
Atlanta BravesNL0Houston AstrosNL13Box | PBP924,402AstrodomeNight2:33J.R. RichardTommy Boggs---Cruz, Walling
San Francisco GiantsNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL3Box | PBP951,370Dodger StadiumNight2:27Terry ForsterGary Lavelle---Evans, Garvey
Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Montreal ExposNL0Box | PBP913,834Olympic StadiumDay2:10Bert BlylevenWayne Twitchell---Stargell (2)
Philadelphia PhilliesNL9New York MetsNL4Box | PBP1114,110Shea StadiumDay3:23Tug McGrawDale Murray---Henderson
13 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 Saturday, May 20, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Detroit Tigers332211.667-1831315213-59-61296465.496
AL East222Boston Red Sox372413.649-203157468-1016-31267551.595
AL East346New York Yankees352114.6002.01551312410-1011-41287949.617
AL East4815Cleveland Indians351718.4866.0146147-17-1210-61245272.419
AL East5916Milwaukee Brewers361719.4726.5189175146-1211-71267650.603
AL East61020Baltimore Orioles351520.4298.0145193-488-117-91267551.595
AL East71121Toronto Blue Jays351421.4009.0146187-414-1210-91264581.357
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West134Oakland Athletics372314.622-12311859-814-61254679.368
AL West258California Angels362115.5831.5165136299-812-71266660.524
AL West3610Kansas City Royals351916.5433.015314947-1012-61277354.575
AL West4713Texas Rangers351817.5144.0138144-66-1012-71276958.543
AL West51223Minnesota Twins381424.3689.5178186-89-145-101245965.476
AL West61325Seattle Mariners401426.35010.5150192-425-139-131204278.350
AL West71426Chicago White Sox331122.33310.0129157-283-118-111286068.469
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East149Philadelphia Phillies341915.559-169127426-913-61287157.555
NL East2512Chicago Cubs351817.5141.5140150-1010-108-71276166.480
NL East3714Montreal Expos361818.5002.014814268-810-101265868.460
NL East4817Pittsburgh Pirates361719.4723.0146161-158-129-71257154.568
NL East51019New York Mets391722.4364.5140162-229-108-121234974.398
NL East61224St. Louis Cardinals391425.3597.5149166-175-169-91235568.447
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113San Francisco Giants362313.639-1421261611-712-61266660.524
NL West225Cincinnati Reds382315.6051.01971752211-812-71236954.561
NL West337Los Angeles Dodgers372215.5951.51991465310-712-81257352.584
NL West4611Houston Astros351817.5144.514213576-1112-61275671.441
NL West5918San Diego Padres361620.4447.0125149-246-1310-71266858.540
NL West61122Atlanta Braves351322.3719.5101159-584-139-91275671.441
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