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Baseball on Saturday, May 27, 1978

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians6Baltimore Orioles2BoxDavid Clyde (3-0)Mike Flanagan (5-4)CLE  J Grubb (5)Willie Horton (13.5)
Detroit Tigers0Boston Red Sox1BoxLuis Tiant (3-0)Jack Morris (0-1)BOS  J Rice (17)Jim Rice (12.7)
Milwaukee Brewers4California Angels2BoxLary Sorensen (6-3)Tom Griffin (0-1)MIL  B Oglivie (7)Ben Oglivie (14.0)
Oakland Athletics4Chicago White Sox3BoxBob Lacey (4-2)Jim Willoughby (0-4)OAK  M Page (4), D Revering (3)Bob Molinaro (34.0)
Toronto Blue Jays4New York Yankees1BoxJim Clancy (3-4)Ed Figueroa (5-2)NoneRick Bosetti (44.8)
Seattle Mariners2Texas Rangers3BoxJon Matlack (5-5)Tom House (3-3)SEA  B Robertson (1)Bob Robertson (16.1)
Philadelphia Phillies6Atlanta Braves5BoxTug McGraw (3-3)Rick Camp (0-2)PHI  G Maddox (2)Barry Bonnell (46.2)
New York Mets9Houston Astros7BoxButch Metzger (1-1)Joe Sambito (2-3)NYN  B Boisclair (2)John Stearns (58.7)
Montreal Expos15Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxRudy May (4-5)Jim Rooker (2-4)MON  L Parrish (4), T Perez (3)Dave Parker (18.7)
Cincinnati Reds5San Diego Padres2BoxBill Bonham (6-0)Bob Owchinko (3-4)SDN  G Tenace (4)Jerry Turner (7.6)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Francisco Giants1BoxBurt Hooton (4-4)Vida Blue (6-2)NoneLarry Herndon (22.1)
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals2BoxGuillermo Hernandez (4-1)Buddy Schultz (0-1)SLN  T Simmons (5)Ted Simmons (46.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox3015.667--24317812-1218-3W4Game Log
New York Yankees2615.6342.019014412-1014-5L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2417.5854.019515514-1010-7L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2120.5127.02101879-1312-7W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2023.4659.01632099-1211-11L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1922.4639.01621778-1511-7W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1627.37213.01682265-1311-14W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2617.605--14313811-815-9W2Game Log
California Angels2517.5950.51891529-916-8L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2219.5373.017917810-1212-7W3Game Log
Texas Rangers2220.5243.51621669-1213-8W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1726.3959.019120010-147-12L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1731.35411.51882286-1411-17L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1228.30012.51441894-158-13L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2317.575--16315912-1011-7W7Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2019.5132.51871537-1313-6W1Game Log
Montreal Expos2221.5122.518415911-1011-11W1Game Log
New York Mets2124.4674.517419012-129-12W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2023.4654.51691979-1311-10L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1530.33310.51581935-1710-13L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2715.643--16413711-816-7L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2817.6221.522719513-815-9W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2518.5812.522016712-1013-8W1Game Log
Houston Astros1922.4637.51611686-1413-8L1Game Log
San Diego Padres1924.4428.51481737-1412-10L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1625.39010.51261906-1510-10L1Game Log

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