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Baseball on Tuesday, May 30, 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 Jays0Boston Red Sox4BoxDennis Eckersley (5-1)Jerry Garvin (2-4)BOS  R Burleson (2), D Evans (11)Dwight Evans (11.2)
California Angels2Chicago White Sox6BoxWilbur Wood (5-4)Frank Tanana (8-2)CAL  T Humphrey (1)  CHA  L Johnson (4), C Lemon (4)Don Kessinger (9.0)
New York Yankees1Cleveland Indians5BoxRick Wise (3-8)Dick Tidrow (3-4)NYA  C Chambliss (4)Andre Thornton (22.3)
Baltimore Orioles2Detroit Tigers5BoxSteve Baker (1-0)Nelson Briles (1-4)DET  A Rodriguez (3)Alan Trammell (21.0)
Oakland Athletics1Milwaukee Brewers2BoxMike Caldwell (5-3)Elias Sosa (4-1)NoneRobin Yount (18.4)
Minnesota Twins2Texas Rangers0BoxGeoff Zahn (5-2)Fergie Jenkins (5-3)NoneGlenn Adams (15.9)
Cincinnati Reds3Atlanta Braves4BoxJamie Easterly (1-2)Doug Bair (1-1)ATL  G Matthews (6)Biff Pocoroba (55.8)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros0BoxBob Knepper (7-2)J.R. Richard (4-5)NoneVic Harris (12.8)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers10BoxRick Rhoden (5-3)Eric Rasmussen (2-6)LAN  S Garvey (6), L Lacy (6)Steve Garvey (15.4)
Chicago Cubs4Montreal Expos7BoxSteve Rogers (6-5)Rick Reuschel (5-4)MON  W Cromartie (2), A Dawson (7), E Valentine (5)Andre Dawson (18.2)
St. Louis Cardinals8New York Mets2BoxSilvio Martinez (1-0)Jerry Koosman (2-6)NYN  S Henderson (6)  SLN  G Hendrick (4)Ken Reitz (15.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Philadelphia Phillies6BoxSteve Carlton (5-5)Bert Blyleven (3-5)PHI  G Luzinski (9)Greg Luzinski (15.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox3415.694--26018812-1222-3W8Game Log
New York Yankees2916.6443.020415713-1116-5L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers2520.5567.020917114-1211-8W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2321.5238.522019710-1313-8W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2225.46811.017722110-1312-12L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians2124.46711.01711869-1612-8W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1631.34017.01802465-1711-14L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2720.574--15214912-1115-9L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2419.5582.019518711-1213-7W5Game Log
California Angels2520.5561.01941719-1116-9L4Game Log
Texas Rangers2322.5113.01711769-1214-10L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1928.4048.020821712-157-13W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1628.3649.51641934-1512-13W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners1732.34711.01902366-1511-17L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2419.558--17117013-1211-7L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2220.5241.52001627-1415-6W2Game Log
Montreal Expos2422.5221.519717011-1113-11W2Game Log
New York Mets2326.4694.018920713-1210-14L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2125.4574.51782099-1512-10L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1732.34710.01742067-1810-14W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants3015.667--17914313-817-7W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2919.6042.523820714-1015-9L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2719.5873.524418112-1115-8W2Game Log
San Diego Padres2026.43510.51591937-1613-10L2Game Log
Houston Astros1925.43210.51631816-1413-11L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves1826.40911.51402036-1512-11W1Game Log

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