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Baseball on Wednesday, May 24, 1978


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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers3Baltimore Orioles2Box G1John Hiller (4-1)Dennis Martinez (3-3)NoneAurelio Rodriguez (28.9)
Detroit Tigers0Baltimore Orioles1Box G2Jim Palmer (5-4)Bob Sykes (3-1)BAL  A Mora (1)Andres Mora (12.7)
Chicago White Sox1California Angels4BoxChris Knapp (6-3)Ken Kravec (1-4)CAL  D Baylor (12), B Grich (2)Dave Chalk (12.0)
Texas Rangers3Minnesota Twins2BoxPaul Lindblad (1-0)Mike Marshall (1-1)MIN  C Kusick (1)  TEX  B Wills (4)Craig Kusick (51.7)
Milwaukee Brewers7Oakland Athletics1BoxMike Caldwell (4-3)Pete Broberg (4-4)OAK  M Page (3)Paul Molitor (13.9)
Kansas City Royals6Seattle Mariners5BoxSteve Mingori (1-0)Jim Todd (0-3)KCA  A Otis (6)  SEA  J Bernhardt (1)Tom Poquette (41.4)
Boston Red Sox8Toronto Blue Jays2BoxMike Torrez (6-2)Dave Lemanczyk (1-8)BOS  J Brohamer (1), C Fisk (4)Jack Brohamer (25.6)
Philadelphia Phillies4Chicago Cubs6BoxBruce Sutter (4-2)Gene Garber (2-1)CHN  M Trillo (1)  PHI  G Maddox (1)Greg Gross (58.3)
Atlanta Braves4Cincinnati Reds5BoxManny Sarmiento (4-2)Adrian Devine (2-2)NoneMike Lum (39.0)
New York Mets5Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxKent Tekulve (3-2)Skip Lockwood (4-4)NYN  W Montanez 2 (4)Willie Montanez (101.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Diego Padres9BoxGaylord Perry (3-1)Rick Rhoden (4-3)SDN  T Ashford (1), O Gamble (3)Chuck Baker (16.0)
Houston Astros0San Francisco Giants2BoxJohn Montefusco (4-2)Ken Forsch (1-2)NoneVic Harris (21.9)
Montreal Expos0St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJohn Denny (4-2)Hal Dues (0-2)NoneMike Phillips (12.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox2715.643--22717011-1216-3W1Game Log
New York Yankees2414.6322.017613412-1012-4W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers2414.6322.019114614-710-7L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2019.5135.52011798-1212-7W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians1820.4747.01501627-1311-7L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1822.4508.01551999-129-10W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1525.37511.01562124-1211-13L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels2316.590--1751439-914-7W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2417.5851.01361349-815-9L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2119.5252.51701749-1212-7W2Game Log
Texas Rangers2019.5133.01481578-1212-7W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1725.4057.519019310-147-11L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1629.35610.01762125-1311-16L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1225.32410.01401764-148-11L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2017.541--14915610-1010-7W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1917.5280.51781396-1113-6L2Game Log
Montreal Expos2020.5001.51571549-911-11L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1921.4752.51641789-1310-8W1Game Log
New York Mets1923.4523.515817610-119-12L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1527.3577.51541735-1710-10W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2514.641--14813211-814-6W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2617.6052.021919211-815-9W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2417.5852.021616011-913-8L2Game Log
Houston Astros1820.4746.51481466-1312-7L3Game Log
San Diego Padres1922.4637.01451657-1412-8W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1524.38510.01171826-159-9L1Game Log


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