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Sunday May 28,1978This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1978-05-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians4Baltimore Orioles3BoxSid MongeDon Stanhouse(none)
Cleveland Indians0Baltimore Orioles3BoxJim PalmerMike Paxton(none)
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox4BoxBob StanleyJohn Hiller(none)
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox4BoxJim WrightJim SlatonDick Drago
Milwaukee Brewers6California Angels3BoxAndy ReplogleNolan RyanBob McClure
Oakland Athletics2Chicago White Sox3BoxKen KravecMatt KeoughJim Willoughby
Oakland Athletics0Chicago White Sox4BoxFrancisco BarriosSteve Renko(none)
Kansas City Royals8Minnesota Twins7BoxLarry GuraMike Marshall(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3New York Yankees5BoxRon GuidryJesse Jefferson(none)
Toronto Blue Jays5New York Yankees6BoxRich GossageTom Murphy(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Atlanta Braves5BoxPreston HannaLarry ChristensonJamie Easterly
New York Mets4Houston Astros1BoxNino EspinosaTom Dixon(none)
Montreal Expos2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJim BibbyHal Dues(none)
Cincinnati Reds1San Diego Padres3BoxRandy JonesFred NormanRollie Fingers
Los Angeles Dodgers5San Francisco Giants6BoxRandy MoffittDon Sutton(none)
Chicago Cubs2St. Louis Cardinals0BoxRay BurrisJohn Denny(none)

Standings as of 1978-05-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox473215.681--2511846712-1220-3W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1166749.578
222New York Yankees432815.6512.02011524912-1016-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1207248.600
359Detroit Tigers432419.5586.02011633814-1210-7L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1196257.521
4812Milwaukee Brewers422220.5247.52161902610-1312-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1207149.592
5917Baltimore Orioles452124.46710.0169213-449-1212-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1166947.595
61018Cleveland Indians432023.46510.0166183-179-1611-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1164967.422
71223Toronto Blue Jays451629.35615.0176237-615-1511-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1164373.371
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136California Angels432518.581--192158349-916-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1196257.521
247Oakland Athletics452619.578--145145011-1015-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1174374.368
3610Kansas City Royals422319.5481.5187185211-1212-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1206951.575
4711Texas Rangers422220.5242.5162166-49-1213-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1206555.542
51122Minnesota Twins441727.3868.5198208-1010-147-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1185662.475
61324Seattle Mariners481731.35410.5188228-406-1411-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1123973.348
71425Chicago White Sox421428.33310.5151191-404-1510-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1195762.479
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Chicago Cubs412417.585--165159613-1011-7W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1215566.455
3613Philadelphia Phillies402020.5003.5190158327-1413-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1227052.574
2514Montreal Expos442222.5003.51861642211-1111-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1185464.458
4715New York Mets462224.4784.5178191-1313-129-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1164472.379
5816Pittsburgh Pirates442123.4774.5174199-259-1312-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1176750.573
61226St. Louis Cardinals461531.32611.5158195-375-1710-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1165462.466
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants432815.651--1701422811-817-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1196158.513
224Cincinnati Reds462818.6091.52281983013-915-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1156451.557
348Los Angeles Dodgers442519.5683.52251735212-1113-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1187048.593
4919San Diego Padres442024.4558.5151174-237-1413-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium1186454.542
51020Houston Astros421923.4528.5162172-106-1413-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1205565.458
61121Atlanta Braves421725.40510.5131193-626-1511-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1205268.433


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dave HamiltonP30.167Purchased by Pirates from Cardinals.