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MLB Games on Friday May 26, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL3Baltimore OriolesAL4Box | PBP929,215Memorial StadiumNight2:53Tippy MartinezRick Wise---Manning, Smith
Detroit TigersAL3Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP933,431Fenway ParkNight2:21Bill LeeMilt Wilcox---Evans (2), Rice, Staub, Thompson
Milwaukee BrewersAL5California AngelsAL6Box | PBP919,277Anaheim StadiumNight2:27Paul HartzellEduardo Rodriguez---Bando, Bostock, Oglivie
Oakland AthleticsAL3Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP919,018Comiskey ParkNight2:20Alan WirthSteve StoneBob LaceyNahorodny
Toronto Blue JaysAL3New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP924,171Yankee Stadium INight2:10Sparky LyleJerry Garvin---Mayberry (2), Spencer
Seattle MarinersAL6Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP917,490Arlington StadiumNight2:51Shane RawleyDoyle AlexanderEnrique RomoBeniquez
Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP916,638Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:23Phil NiekroRandy Lerch---Martin
New York MetsNL4Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP911,158AstrodomeNight2:20Mark LemongelloJerry KoosmanKen ForschAlou, Cruz, Montanez
Montreal ExposNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP98,816Three Rivers StadiumNight2:36John CandelariaSteve RogersKent TekulveParrish, Sanguillen
Cincinnati RedsNL3San Diego PadresNL1Box | PBP934,227San Diego StadiumNight2:16Tom SeaverBob ShirleyDoug BairBench
Los Angeles DodgersNL1San Francisco GiantsNL6Box | PBP943,646Candlestick ParkNight2:12Bob KnepperDoug Rau---Cey, McCovey
Chicago CubsNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL0Box | PBP920,068Busch Stadium IINight2:05Dave RobertsPete Falcone------
12 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 Friday, May 26, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Boston Red Sox442915.659-2421786412-1217-31197049.588
AL East223New York Yankees402614.6501.01891404912-1014-41237449.602
AL East346Detroit Tigers402416.6003.01951544114-910-71226260.508
AL East4814Milwaukee Brewers402020.5007.0206185218-1312-71227349.598
AL East5916Baltimore Orioles422022.4768.0161203-429-1211-101197049.588
AL East61020Cleveland Indians401822.4509.0156175-197-1511-71195168.429
AL East71324Toronto Blue Jays421527.35713.0164225-614-1311-141194475.370
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135California Angels412516.610-187148399-916-71216259.512
AL West257Oakland Athletics422517.5950.5139135410-815-91204476.367
AL West3610Kansas City Royals412219.5373.0179178110-1212-71217051.579
AL West4711Texas Rangers412120.5124.0159164-59-1212-81216655.545
AL West51122Minnesota Twins431726.3959.0191200-910-147-121195663.471
AL West61223Seattle Mariners471730.36211.0186225-396-1311-171133974.345
AL West71426Chicago White Sox391227.30812.0141185-444-158-121225963.484
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East149Chicago Cubs392217.564-160157311-1011-71235766.463
NL East2513Montreal Expos422121.5002.51691581110-1011-111205565.458
NL East3612Philadelphia Phillies381919.5002.5181148336-1313-61247153.573
NL East4715Pittsburgh Pirates422022.4763.5168182-149-1311-91196851.571
NL East5918New York Mets442024.4554.5165183-1811-129-121184672.390
NL East61225St. Louis Cardinals441529.3419.5156190-345-1710-121185464.458
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112San Francisco Giants412714.659-1631342911-816-61216259.512
NL West224Cincinnati Reds442717.6141.52221932912-815-91176552.556
NL West338Los Angeles Dodgers422418.5713.52171665111-1013-81207149.592
NL West4817Houston Astros401921.4757.5154159-56-1413-71225567.451
NL West51019San Diego Padres421923.4528.5146168-227-1412-91206555.542
NL West61121Atlanta Braves401624.40010.5121184-636-1510-91225369.434
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