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Games on 1978-06-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels2Baltimore Orioles5BoxJim PalmerKen Brett(none)
Oakland Athletics0Boston Red Sox9BoxLuis TiantPete Broberg(none)
Texas Rangers1Chicago White Sox4BoxRon SchuelerJon MatlackJim Willoughby
Detroit Tigers1Kansas City Royals7BoxPaul SplittorffJack Billingham(none)
Cleveland Indians2Minnesota Twins8BoxRoger EricksonDavid Clyde(none)
Seattle Mariners9New York Yankees11BoxSparky LyleJohn Montague(none)
Milwaukee Brewers7Toronto Blue Jays5BoxBill CastroTom Murphy(none)
Milwaukee Brewers5Toronto Blue Jays0BoxJerry AugustineJerry Garvin(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Atlanta Braves7BoxAdrian DevineBob Forsch(none)
Chicago Cubs1Cincinnati Reds3BoxManny SarmientoDave RobertsDoug Bair
Pittsburgh Pirates6Houston Astros4BoxEd WhitsonJ.R. RichardKent Tekulve
New York Mets3Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxTommy JohnJerry KoosmanCharlie Hough
Montreal Expos2San Diego Padres6BoxEric RasmussenWayne TwitchellJohn D'Acquisto
Montreal Expos0San Diego Padres1BoxGaylord PerryWoodie Fryman(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1San Francisco Giants2BoxVida BlueLarry ChristensonRandy Moffitt

Standings as of 1978-06-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox614219.689--3282349417-1525-4W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1025745.559
224New York Yankees593524.5936.02592114816-1719-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1046539.625
335Baltimore Orioles603525.5836.5233253-2020-1315-12W13T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1015546.545
447Milwaukee Brewers603426.5677.53012554614-1520-11W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1025943.578
5510Detroit Tigers583127.5349.52532282515-1416-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1045549.529
61118Cleveland Indians572631.45614.0219248-2911-2115-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1024359.422
71325Toronto Blue Jays591940.32222.0212297-856-2113-19L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1024062.392
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1611Kansas City Royals573027.526--2662343212-1718-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1056243.590
2712Oakland Athletics613229.525--195204-912-1420-15L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1013764.366
3813Texas Rangers583028.5170.5219225-611-1619-12L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1045747.548
4915California Angels603030.5001.5252256-411-1619-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1025745.559
51016Chicago White Sox582830.4832.5236236012-1716-13W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1034360.417
61223Minnesota Twins592435.4077.0260264-416-208-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1034954.476
71426Seattle Mariners631944.30214.0237325-886-2013-24L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome973760.381
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Chicago Cubs573324.579--2392251414-1519-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1054659.438
259Philadelphia Phillies553025.5452.0256204527-1723-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1076047.561
3614Montreal Expos613130.5084.02632323111-1520-15L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1014556.446
4717Pittsburgh Pirates582731.4666.5227256-2912-1915-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1036142.592
5920New York Mets622834.4527.5233263-3014-1414-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1003862.380
61224St. Louis Cardinals642341.35913.5215276-6110-2313-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II984652.469
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants583721.638--2271874017-1420-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1045252.500
223Cincinnati Reds623725.5972.02912632818-1419-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium995544.556
348Los Angeles Dodgers603327.5505.03122496315-1818-9W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1026240.608
4819Houston Astros572631.45610.5217230-138-1718-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1054857.457
51021San Diego Padres602733.45011.0206246-4011-2216-11W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium1025745.559
61122Atlanta Braves582434.41413.0199254-559-2215-12W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1044559.433


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bobby Brown3B53.232Traded by Phillies with Jay Johnstone to Yankees for Rawly Eastwick. 
Rawly EastwickP27.233Traded by Yankees to Phillies for Bobby Brown and Jay Johnstone. 
Jay JohnstoneOF32.206Traded by Phillies with Bobby Brown to Yankees for Rawly Eastwick. 
Dennis KinneyP26.109Traded by Indians to Padres for Dan Spillner. 
Dan SpillnerP26.200Traded by Padres to Indians for Dennis Kinney.