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MLB Games on Tuesday May 23, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL0Baltimore OriolesAL2Box | PBP94,536Memorial StadiumNight1:51Mike FlanaganJack Billingham---Dempsey
Chicago White SoxAL4California AngelsAL5Box | PBP916,866Anaheim StadiumNight2:25Nolan RyanJim Willoughby---Baylor
Texas RangersAL2Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP96,791Metropolitan StadiumNight2:30Roger EricksonJim Umbarger---Borgmann, Ford
Cleveland IndiansAL1New York YankeesAL10Box | PBP920,618Yankee Stadium INight2:18Ron GuidryDon Hood---Chambliss, Nettles
Milwaukee BrewersAL3Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP92,534Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:02Jerry AugustineMatt Keough---Burke
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP90The KingdomeNight2:11Dick PoleAndy HasslerJim ToddBrett
Kansas City RoyalsAL5Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP98,275The KingdomeNight2:27Doug BirdShane RawleyAl Hrabosky---
Boston Red SoxAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP1214,578Exhibition StadiumNight3:00Jesse JeffersonBill Campbell---Hobson
Atlanta BravesNL6Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP917,771Riverfront StadiumNight2:52Preston HannaFred NormanAdrian DevineBench, Lum
New York MetsNL7Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP92,869Three Rivers StadiumNight2:37Nino EspinosaGrant JacksonSkip Lockwood---
Los Angeles DodgersNL2San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP927,512San Diego StadiumNight2:00Rollie FingersTommy John------
Houston AstrosNL2San Francisco GiantsNL3Box | PBP911,120Candlestick ParkNight2:12Randy MoffittJoe Sambito------
Montreal ExposNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL1Box | PBP911,128Busch Stadium IINight2:24Rudy MayBob ForschMike Garman---
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 Tuesday, May 23, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Detroit Tigers362313.639-1881434513-610-71266363.500
AL East222Boston Red Sox412615.6340.52191685110-1216-31227349.598
AL East334New York Yankees382414.632-1761344212-1012-41257649.608
AL East4813Milwaukee Brewers381919.5005.0194178167-1212-71247450.597
AL East5916Cleveland Indians381820.4746.0150162-127-1311-71215170.421
AL East61020Baltimore Orioles381721.4477.0152196-449-128-91237350.593
AL East71223Toronto Blue Jays391524.3859.5154204-504-1211-121224478.361
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West146Oakland Athletics402416.600-13512789-815-81224577.369
AL West258California Angels382216.5791.0171142299-913-71246559.524
AL West3612Kansas City Royals392019.5133.5164169-58-1212-71237251.585
AL West4714Texas Rangers381919.5004.0145155-107-1212-71246856.548
AL West51121Minnesota Twins411724.4157.5188190-210-147-101215665.463
AL West61324Seattle Mariners441628.36410.0171206-355-1311-151164076.345
AL West71426Chicago White Sox361224.33310.0139172-334-138-111255966.472
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East149Philadelphia Phillies351916.543-174133416-1013-61277156.559
NL East2510Chicago Cubs361917.5280.5143152-910-109-71266066.476
NL East3611Montreal Expos392019.5131.015715259-811-111235667.455
NL East4817New York Mets411922.4633.0153170-1710-109-121214774.388
NL East5918Pittsburgh Pirates391821.4623.0158173-159-139-81227052.574
NL East61225St. Louis Cardinals411427.3418.0152173-215-179-101215566.455
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113San Francisco Giants382414.632-1461321411-813-61246559.524
NL West225Los Angeles Dodgers402416.6001.02131516211-813-81227151.582
NL West337Cincinnati Reds422517.5951.02141882611-814-91196752.563
NL West4715Houston Astros371819.4865.514814446-1212-71255669.448
NL West51019San Diego Padres401822.4507.0136162-267-1411-81226656.541
NL West61122Atlanta Braves381523.3959.0113177-646-149-91245470.435
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