Page Notes  
Events related to Sunday May 21, 1978 There are multiple baseball-related topics here, viewable individually through the VIEWS section.
About the Data:Retrosheet Data | Boxscores Data

Learn more about TBC data and the site in the About TBC section. Also, don't forget to find a way to Support TBC.
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

MLB Games on Sunday May 21, 1978

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL3Cleveland IndiansAL0Box | PBP90Cleveland StadiumDay2:01Scott McGregorRick Waits---Dauer
Baltimore OriolesAL2Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP923,206Cleveland StadiumDay2:35David ClydeNelson BrilesDennis Kinney---
Boston Red SoxAL1Detroit TigersAL2Box | PBP90Tiger StadiumDay2:27Milt WilcoxBill Lee---Thompson
Boston Red SoxAL9Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP952,368Tiger StadiumNight2:53Luis TiantDave Rozema---Mankowski
Minnesota TwinsAL3Kansas City RoyalsAL2Box | PBP929,079Royals StadiumDay2:12Gary SerumPaul SplittorffMike Marshall---
California AngelsAL1Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP942,376County StadiumDay2:18Lary SorensenDave LaRoche---Fairly
Chicago White SoxAL6Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP90Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:40Steve StoneBob LaceyJim WilloughbyJohnson
Chicago White SoxAL0Oakland AthleticsAL8Box | PBP98,426Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:17John Henry JohnsonFrancisco Barrios---Page
Texas RangersAL5Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP928,689The KingdomeDay2:40Doyle AlexanderEnrique RomoReggie ClevelandOliver, Stinson (2), Zisk
New York YankeesAL2Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP90Exhibition StadiumDay2:18Ed FigueroaTom UnderwoodRich GossageJohnson
New York YankeesAL9Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP941,308Exhibition StadiumDay2:14Ken ClayJerry Garvin---Munson
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP931,557Wrigley FieldDay2:06Rick ReuschelMark LittellBruce Sutter---
San Diego PadresNL7Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP90Riverfront StadiumDay2:40Bob ShirleyManny Sarmiento---Foster
San Diego PadresNL0Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP938,295Riverfront StadiumDay2:19Tom SeaverJohn D'AcquistoDoug Bair---
Atlanta BravesNL6Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP911,715AstrodomeDay2:17Phil NiekroMark LemongelloAdrian DevineMatthews
San Francisco GiantsNL1Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP949,354Dodger StadiumDay2:10Burt HootonBob KnepperTerry ForsterCey, Clark, Lacy
Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Montreal ExposNL0Box | PBP920,016Olympic StadiumDay2:20John CandelariaRoss GrimsleyKent TekulveMoreno, Stennett
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5New York MetsNL6Box | PBP1018,183Shea StadiumDay2:28Skip LockwoodTug McGraw---Schmidt, Stearns
18 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 Sunday, May 21, 1978

top csv share Sort PREV | NEXT
AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Detroit Tigers352312.657-1881414713-510-71276364.496
AL East222Boston Red Sox392514.641-213162519-1116-31247450.597
AL East333New York Yankees372314.6221.01661333312-1011-41267749.611
AL East4817Cleveland Indians371819.4866.0149152-37-1211-71225171.418
AL East5916Milwaukee Brewers371819.4866.0191176156-1212-71257550.600
AL East61020Baltimore Orioles371621.4328.0150196-469-127-91247450.597
AL East71223Toronto Blue Jays371423.37810.0148198-504-1210-111244579.363
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West145Oakland Athletics392415.615-13312499-815-71234578.366
AL West258California Angels372116.5682.0166138289-912-71256659.528
AL West3710Kansas City Royals361917.5283.515515237-1012-71267353.579
AL West4611Texas Rangers361917.5283.5143148-57-1012-71266858.540
AL West51122Minnesota Twins391524.3859.0181188-710-145-101235865.472
AL West61325Chicago White Sox351223.34310.0135167-324-128-111265967.468
AL West71426Seattle Mariners411427.34111.0154197-435-139-141194277.353
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East149Philadelphia Phillies351916.543-174133416-1013-61277156.559
NL East2512Chicago Cubs361917.5280.5143152-910-109-71266066.476
NL East3715Montreal Expos371819.4862.0148149-18-810-111255867.464
NL East4814Pittsburgh Pirates371819.4862.0153161-89-129-71247054.565
NL East5918New York Mets401822.4503.5146167-219-109-121224874.393
NL East61224St. Louis Cardinals401426.3507.5151169-185-179-91225567.451
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West114San Francisco Giants372314.622-1431301311-812-61256659.528
NL West226Los Angeles Dodgers382315.6050.52031475610-713-81247252.581
NL West337Cincinnati Reds402416.6000.52001821811-813-81216853.562
NL West4613Houston Astros361818.5004.514614156-1112-71265670.444
NL West51019San Diego Padres381721.4476.5132152-207-1410-71246757.540
NL West61121Atlanta Braves361422.3898.5107163-565-139-91265571.437
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