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Games on 1978-05-30

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Toronto Blue Jays0Boston Red Sox4BoxDennis EckersleyJerry Garvin(none)
California Angels2Chicago White Sox6BoxWilbur WoodFrank TananaJim Willoughby
New York Yankees1Cleveland Indians5BoxRick WiseDick Tidrow(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Detroit Tigers5BoxSteve BakerNelson BrilesJohn Hiller
Oakland Athletics1Milwaukee Brewers2BoxMike CaldwellElias Sosa(none)
Minnesota Twins2Texas Rangers0BoxGeoff ZahnFergie JenkinsMike Marshall
Cincinnati Reds3Atlanta Braves4BoxJamie EasterlyDoug Bair(none)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros0BoxBob KnepperJ.R. Richard(none)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers10BoxRick RhodenEric Rasmussen(none)
Chicago Cubs4Montreal Expos7BoxSteve RogersRick ReuschelMike Garman
St. Louis Cardinals8New York Mets2BoxSilvio MartinezJerry Koosman(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Philadelphia Phillies6BoxSteve CarltonBert Blyleven(none)

Standings as of 1978-05-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox493415.694--2601887212-1222-3W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1146549.570
223New York Yankees452916.6443.02041574713-1116-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1187147.602
369Detroit Tigers452520.5567.02091713814-1211-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1176156.521
4712Milwaukee Brewers442321.5238.52201972310-1313-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1187048.593
5916Baltimore Orioles472225.46811.0177221-4410-1312-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1146846.596
61017Cleveland Indians452124.46711.0171186-159-1612-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1144866.421
71426Toronto Blue Jays471631.34017.0180246-665-1711-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1144371.377
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Oakland Athletics472720.574--152149312-1115-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1154273.365
248Kansas City Royals432419.5581.0195187811-1213-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1196851.571
3510California Angels452520.5561.0194171239-1116-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1176255.530
4814Texas Rangers452322.5113.0171176-59-1214-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1176453.547
51122Minnesota Twins471928.4048.0208217-912-157-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1155461.470
61223Chicago White Sox441628.3649.5164193-294-1512-13W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1175562.470
71324Seattle Mariners491732.34711.0190236-466-1511-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1113972.351
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Chicago Cubs432419.558--171170113-1211-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1195564.462
2511Philadelphia Phillies422220.5241.5200162387-1415-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1206852.567
3613Montreal Expos462422.5221.51971702711-1113-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1165264.448
4715New York Mets492326.4694.0189207-1813-1210-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1134370.381
5818Pittsburgh Pirates462125.4574.5178209-319-1512-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1156748.583
61225St. Louis Cardinals491732.34710.0174206-327-1810-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1135261.460
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants453015.667--1791433613-817-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1175958.504
224Cincinnati Reds482919.6042.52382073114-1015-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1136350.558
335Los Angeles Dodgers462719.5873.52441816312-1115-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1166848.586
4919San Diego Padres462026.43510.5159193-347-1613-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium1166452.552
51020Houston Astros441925.43210.5163181-186-1413-11L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1185563.466
61121Atlanta Braves441826.40911.5140203-636-1512-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1185167.432