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Baseball on Monday, May 29, 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
Toronto Blue Jays4Boston Red Sox5BoxMike Torrez (7-2)Tom Underwood (1-6)BOS  B Bailey (2), D Evans (10)  TOR  R Howell (3)Willie Upshaw (21.1)
California Angels0Chicago White Sox7BoxPablo Torrealba (2-4)Chris Knapp (6-4)CHA  T Bosley (1), C Lemon (3)Bob Molinaro (13.0)
New York Yankees2Cleveland Indians0BoxRawly Eastwick (2-0)Rick Waits (3-5)NYA  G Nettles (8)Graig Nettles (32.2)
Baltimore Orioles6Detroit Tigers3BoxScott McGregor (5-3)Bob Sykes (3-2)BAL  C Lopez (3), L May 2 (11)  DET  R Staub (6)Lee May (30.7)
Seattle Mariners2Kansas City Royals8BoxRich Gale (5-0)Dick Pole (4-5)KCA  G Brett (3)Freddie Patek (18.3)
Oakland Athletics6Milwaukee Brewers2BoxPete Broberg (5-4)Jerry Augustine (5-7)MIL  B Oglivie (8)  OAK  J Newman (3)Mike Edwards (11.7)
Minnesota Twins1Texas Rangers7Box G1Dock Ellis (3-2)Gary Serum (3-2)MIN  R Smalley (4)  TEX  A Oliver (5)Al Oliver (12.2)
Minnesota Twins7Texas Rangers2Box G2Roger Erickson (5-3)Jim Umbarger (2-4)NoneJose Morales (16.1)
Cincinnati Reds7Atlanta Braves5BoxManny Sarmiento (5-2)Jamie Easterly (0-2)ATL  B Asselstine (2)  CIN  G Foster (8), M Lum (2)Mike Lum (47.7)
San Francisco Giants8Houston Astros1BoxEd Halicki (2-0)Floyd Bannister (1-3)SFN  B Madlock (5)Ed Halicki (22.8)
San Diego Padres6Los Angeles Dodgers9BoxTommy John (7-2)Gaylord Perry (3-2)LAN  L Lacy (5)  SDN  G Tenace (5)Ron Cey (35.5)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos4BoxRoss Grimsley (8-2)Donnie Moore (2-1)NoneEllis Valentine (38.0)
St. Louis Cardinals2New York Mets7Box G1Pat Zachry (5-1)John Urrea (2-7)NYN  B Boisclair (3), W Montanez (6)  SLN  K Hernandez (4)Keith Hernandez (24.5)
St. Louis Cardinals6New York Mets2Box G2Pete Vuckovich (1-4)Craig Swan (1-3)NoneKeith Hernandez (35.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxWarren Brusstar (1-0)Dave Hamilton (0-1)PIT  D Parker (8)Duffy Dyer (33.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox3315.687--25618812-1221-3W7Game Log
New York Yankees2915.6592.020315213-1016-5W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers2420.5457.020416914-1210-8L7Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2221.5128.521819610-1312-8L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2224.47810.017521610-1212-12W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians2024.45511.01661859-1611-8L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1630.34816.01802425-1611-14L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2719.587--15114712-1015-9W1Game Log
California Angels2519.5681.01921659-1016-9L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals2419.5581.519518711-1213-7W5Game Log
Texas Rangers2321.5233.01711749-1214-9L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1828.3919.020621711-157-13W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1528.34910.51581914-1511-13W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners1732.34711.51902366-1511-17L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2418.571--16716313-1111-7L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2120.5122.51941617-1414-6W1Game Log
Montreal Expos2322.5112.519016611-1112-11W1Game Log
New York Mets2325.4794.018719913-1210-13L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2124.4674.51772039-1412-10L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1632.33311.01662046-1810-14W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2915.659--17814312-817-7W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2918.6171.523520314-915-9W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2619.5783.523417912-1114-8W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2025.4449.51571837-1513-10L1Game Log
Houston Astros1924.4429.51631806-1413-10L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1726.39511.51362006-1511-11L1Game Log

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