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Sunday May 14,1978This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1978-05-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers5Chicago White Sox4BoxMike CaldwellFrancisco Barrios(none)
California Angels4Cleveland Indians3BoxFrank TananaDon HoodPaul Hartzell
Oakland Athletics0Detroit Tigers15BoxBob SykesPete Broberg(none)
New York Yankees9Kansas City Royals10BoxAl HraboskyKen Clay(none)
Boston Red Sox6Minnesota Twins2BoxDennis EckersleyPaul ThormodsgardTom Burgmeier
Baltimore Orioles3Texas Rangers2BoxJohn FlinnDock EllisDon Stanhouse
Chicago Cubs10Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxPaul ReuschelRick Rhoden(none)
Atlanta Braves2Montreal Expos1BoxDick RuthvenRudy May(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Philadelphia Phillies7BoxLarry ChristensonTom HumeRon Reed
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Diego Padres0BoxDon RobinsonRandy Jones(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4San Francisco Giants5BoxGary LavelleMark Littell(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants4BoxCharlie WilliamsMark Littell(none)

Standings as of 1978-05-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
233Detroit Tigers27189.6671.01511054612-46-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1356867.504
122Boston Red Sox332211.667--188140486-816-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1307753.592
357New York Yankees291712.5863.011510696-811-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1348351.619
4815Cleveland Indians291415.4836.0125126-17-127-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1305575.423
5916Milwaukee Brewers301416.4676.5161141205-119-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1327953.598
61018Baltimore Orioles301317.4337.5126165-397-86-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1317754.588
71123Toronto Blue Jays301119.3679.5115153-384-117-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1314883.366
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics312110.677--10594118-513-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1314883.366
244California Angels301911.6331.5129100297-412-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1326864.515
369Kansas City Royals301713.5673.513312947-1010-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1327557.568
4713Texas Rangers281414.5005.5105112-75-89-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1347361.545
51224Seattle Mariners351223.34311.0131172-415-117-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1254481.352
61325Chicago White Sox27918.33310.0102124-222-107-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1346272.463
71426Minnesota Twins331023.30312.0145164-197-133-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1296366.488
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Philadelphia Phillies281711.607--147101464-513-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1347361.545
2511Montreal Expos311714.5481.5137119188-89-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1315972.450
3612Chicago Cubs311615.5162.5116133-1710-86-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1316368.481
4714Pittsburgh Pirates311516.4843.5126138-126-99-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1307357.562
51120New York Mets341420.4126.0120140-209-105-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1285276.406
61021St. Louis Cardinals341420.4126.013513415-119-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1285573.430
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115San Francisco Giants322012.625--117108910-610-6W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1306961.531
238Cincinnati Reds331914.5761.5171158139-710-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1287355.570
3410Los Angeles Dodgers321814.5632.01691254410-78-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1307753.592
4817Houston Astros291316.4485.5105125-206-117-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1336172.459
5919San Diego Padres311318.4196.5100125-256-117-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium1317160.542
61222Atlanta Braves301218.4007.091128-373-99-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1325775.432