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MLB Games on Sunday May 7, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL15Baltimore OriolesAL9Box | PBP98,923Memorial StadiumDay3:16Mac ScarceJim Palmer---DeCinces, May, Singleton
Chicago White SoxAL0Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP930,921Fenway ParkDay2:00Mike TorrezPablo Torrealba---Rice, Yastrzemski
Cleveland IndiansAL3California AngelsAL16Box | PBP916,883Anaheim StadiumDay2:59Don AaseRick WaitsPaul HartzellBaylor, Cage
Kansas City RoyalsAL8Milwaukee BrewersAL6Box | PBP910,887County StadiumDay2:42Rich GaleJerry AugustineSteve MingoriWhite
Texas RangersAL2New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP1253,829Yankee Stadium IDay2:59Rich GossageLen Barker---Chambliss, Nettles
Detroit TigersAL4Oakland AthleticsAL0Box | PBP916,239Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:10Milt WilcoxMatt Keough---Thompson, Trammell
Toronto Blue JaysAL7Seattle MarinersAL9Box | PBP912,489The KingdomeDay2:31Enrique RomoMike Willis---Bailor, Bosetti, Hutton, Roberts
San Francisco GiantsNL2Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP915,453Wrigley FieldDay2:14Vida BlueRay BurrisGary Lavelle---
Montreal ExposNL19Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP90Riverfront StadiumDay3:09Wayne TwitchellPaul Moskau---Concepcion, Dawson, Morgan, Perez, Valentine
Montreal ExposNL2Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP935,037Riverfront StadiumDay2:13Manny SarmientoRoss GrimsleyDoug BairDawson
New York MetsNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL8Box | PBP939,106Veterans StadiumDay2:35Gene GarberCraig SwanTug McGrawBoone, Hebner, Luzinski (2)
Los Angeles DodgersNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Box | PBP918,208Three Rivers StadiumDay2:37Jim RookerTommy JohnKent TekulveSmith
San Diego PadresNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL8Box | PBP919,629Busch Stadium IIDay2:38Bob ForschDave Freisleben---Hernandez, Richards
13 record(s)
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 Sunday, May 07, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Detroit Tigers23176.739-125854012-45-21396970.496
AL East245Boston Red Sox271710.6302.0159122373-714-31368254.603
AL East368New York Yankees251510.6003.0958965-610-41388553.616
AL East4713Milwaukee Brewers251213.4806.0143121223-109-31378156.591
AL East5917Cleveland Indians241014.4177.5105113-87-123-21355976.437
AL East61020Baltimore Orioles251015.4008.0108146-385-75-81368056.588
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays26818.30810.594140-464-114-71355184.378
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West122Oakland Athletics26197.731-9166256-213-51365086.368
AL West233California Angels26179.6542.011486285-212-71367066.515
AL West357Kansas City Royals251510.6003.5110100107-88-21377760.562
AL West4815Texas Rangers231112.4786.58297-153-88-41397663.547
AL West51123Seattle Mariners311120.35510.5114147-334-87-121294584.349
AL West61224Minnesota Twins291019.34510.5138144-67-113-81336370.474
AL West71426Chicago White Sox23716.30410.586108-222-105-61386474.464
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East114Philadelphia Phillies22148.636-12983464-510-31407664.543
NL East2410Montreal Expos241410.5831.011595207-77-31386276.449
NL East3612Pittsburgh Pirates251312.5202.5107116-94-59-71367561.551
NL East4714Chicago Cubs251213.4803.583105-226-66-71376770.489
NL East5816St. Louis Cardinals271215.4444.511010193-69-91355778.422
NL East61222New York Mets281117.3936.093115-226-95-81345579.410
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West126Los Angeles Dodgers261610.615-142954710-76-31367957.581
NL West239Cincinnati Reds271611.5930.5150135157-59-61347658.567
NL West3511San Francisco Giants251411.5601.58283-110-64-51377562.547
NL West41021Atlanta Braves251015.4005.577110-332-78-81375978.431
NL West51119Houston Astros251015.4005.587113-263-107-51376473.467
NL West6918San Diego Padres251015.4005.579103-246-114-41377463.540
26 record(s)
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