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MLB Games on Monday May 1, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL6Boston Red SoxAL9Box | PBP918,710Fenway ParkNight3:21Mike TorrezNelson BrilesBob StanleyBumbry, Rice (2)
Kansas City RoyalsAL4New York YankeesAL8Box | PBP917,340Yankee Stadium INight2:37Rawly EastwickPaul SplittorffSparky LylePorter
New York MetsNL5Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP95,399Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:47Eddie SolomonSkip Lockwood------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL12Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP921,476Riverfront StadiumNight2:39Steve CarltonTom Seaver---Bench
San Diego PadresNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Box | PBP92,786Three Rivers StadiumNight2:40Jim BibbyRollie Fingers---Winfield
San Francisco GiantsNL2St. Louis CardinalsNL1Box | PBP99,085Busch Stadium IINight2:17Vida BlueJohn DennyRandy Moffitt---
6 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Monday, May 01, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East122Detroit Tigers18135.722-9774238-35-21447371.507
AL East259Boston Red Sox21129.5712.5125105203-79-21428755.613
AL East3611New York Yankees20119.5503.0726935-66-31438954.622
AL East4816Milwaukee Brewers20911.4505.0117105123-106-11428458.592
AL East5918Cleveland Indians19811.4215.5857965-93-21406179.436
AL East61020Baltimore Orioles20812.4006.086119-334-74-51418259.582
AL East71121Toronto Blue Jays21813.3816.582103-214-64-71405189.364
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics21165.762-7351226-210-31415388.376
AL West233Kansas City Royals20146.7001.59271216-48-21427864.549
AL West344California Angels21147.6672.08063175-29-51417368.518
AL West4714Texas Rangers19910.4746.06783-161-68-41437865.545
AL West51224Chicago White Sox18612.3338.57787-101-65-61436578.455
AL West61323Minnesota Twins24816.3339.5104107-35-83-81386573.471
AL West71426Seattle Mariners26818.30810.584125-414-84-101344886.358
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East126Philadelphia Phillies18117.611-10260424-47-31447965.549
NL East248Montreal Expos19118.5790.5787445-56-31436578.455
NL East3512Chicago Cubs20119.5501.07084-146-65-31426874.479
NL East4610Pittsburgh Pirates20119.5501.09094-44-57-41417764.546
NL East5917New York Mets231013.4353.57084-145-55-81395683.403
NL East61019St. Louis Cardinals22913.4094.0919103-66-71406080.429
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West115Los Angeles Dodgers20137.650-11273397-46-31428260.577
NL West237Cincinnati Reds22139.5911.0120105157-56-41397960.568
NL West3713San Francisco Giants211110.5242.5747227-54-51417863.553
NL West4815Houston Astros221012.4554.08196-153-77-51406476.457
NL West51122San Diego Padres20713.3506.06487-233-94-41427765.542
NL West61225Atlanta Braves21714.3336.56395-322-75-71416279.440
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season