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Baseball on Sunday, May 28, 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 Indians4Baltimore Orioles3Box G1Sid Monge (2-0)Don Stanhouse (0-4)BAL  C Lopez (2)Buddy Bell (29.1)
Cleveland Indians0Baltimore Orioles3Box G2Jim Palmer (6-4)Mike Paxton (1-3)NoneDoug DeCinces (21.6)
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox4Box G1Bob Stanley (4-1)John Hiller (4-3)BOS  J Rice (18)  DET  R LeFlore (5), J Thompson (13)Fred Lynn (41.7)
Detroit Tigers3Boston Red Sox4Box G2Jim Wright (2-0)Jim Slaton (4-2)BOS  D Evans (9)Butch Hobson (22.5)
Milwaukee Brewers6California Angels3BoxAndy Replogle (3-0)Nolan Ryan (3-4)CAL  D Baylor (13), C Lansford (2), R Mulliniks (1)  MIL  S Lezcano (9)Robin Yount (33.3)
Oakland Athletics2Chicago White Sox3Box G1Ken Kravec (2-4)Matt Keough (2-4)CHA  J Orta (6)Jim Breazeale (17.1)
Oakland Athletics0Chicago White Sox4Box G2Francisco Barrios (2-5)Steve Renko (0-1)NoneChet Lemon (12.5)
Kansas City Royals8Minnesota Twins7BoxLarry Gura (3-1)Mike Marshall (1-2)MIN  G Adams (2)Glenn Adams (50.3)
Toronto Blue Jays3New York Yankees5Box G1Ron Guidry (7-0)Jesse Jefferson (3-6)NYA  M Rivers (2)Mickey Rivers (43.5)
Toronto Blue Jays5New York Yankees6Box G2Rich Gossage (3-4)Tom Murphy (2-1)NYA  M Rivers (3)  TOR  W Upshaw (1)Willie Upshaw (44.8)
Philadelphia Phillies3Atlanta Braves5BoxPreston Hanna (4-0)Larry Christenson (3-4)ATL  J Burroughs (4)Barry Bonnell (22.1)
New York Mets4Houston Astros1BoxNino Espinosa (5-2)Tom Dixon (2-1)HOU  C Cedeno (6)Bruce Boisclair (16.2)
Montreal Expos2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJim Bibby (4-2)Hal Dues (0-3)PIT  J Milner (1)John Milner (18.1)
Cincinnati Reds1San Diego Padres3BoxRandy Jones (4-3)Fred Norman (5-2)NoneDave Winfield (16.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers5San Francisco Giants6BoxRandy Moffitt (4-1)Don Sutton (4-5)LAN  R Smith (8)  SFN  M Ivie (3)Mike Ivie (61.5)
Chicago Cubs2St. Louis Cardinals0BoxRay Burris (3-3)John Denny (4-3)NoneDave Kingman (9.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox3215.681--25118412-1220-3W6Game Log
New York Yankees2815.6512.020115212-1016-5W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers2419.5586.020116314-1210-7L6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2220.5247.521619010-1312-7W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2124.46710.01692139-1212-12W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2023.46510.01661839-1611-7L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1629.35615.01762375-1511-14L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels2518.581--1921589-916-9L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2619.5781.014514511-1015-9L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals2319.5481.518718511-1212-7W4Game Log
Texas Rangers2220.5242.51621669-1213-8W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1727.3868.519820810-147-13L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners1731.35410.51882286-1411-17L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1428.33310.51511914-1510-13W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2417.585--16515913-1011-7W8Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2020.5003.51901587-1413-6L1Game Log
Montreal Expos2222.5003.518616411-1111-11L1Game Log
New York Mets2224.4784.517819113-129-12W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2123.4774.51741999-1312-10W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1531.32611.51581955-1710-14L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2815.651--17014211-817-7W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2818.6091.522819813-915-9L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2519.5683.522517312-1113-8L1Game Log
San Diego Padres2024.4558.51511747-1413-10W1Game Log
Houston Astros1923.4528.51621726-1413-9L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1725.40510.51311936-1511-10W1Game Log

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