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Games on 1978-06-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles8California Angels6BoxDennis MartinezNolan RyanDon Stanhouse
Chicago White Sox3Cleveland Indians0BoxFrancisco BarriosSid Monge(none)
Detroit Tigers1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxLary SorensenMilt Wilcox(none)
Boston Red Sox1Oakland Athletics7BoxSteve RenkoBill Lee(none)
New York Yankees3Seattle Mariners4BoxShane RawleyRich Gossage(none)
Kansas City Royals1Texas Rangers2BoxFergie JenkinsDennis Leonard(none)
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs9BoxDave RobertsJoaquin Andujar(none)
San Diego Padres0Montreal Expos4BoxWayne TwitchellBob ShirleyBill Atkinson
Los Angeles Dodgers8New York Mets2BoxDoug RauNino Espinosa(none)
San Francisco Giants6Philadelphia Phillies7BoxTug McGrawGary Lavelle(none)
Atlanta Braves2Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJim BibbyAdrian DevineKent Tekulve
Cincinnati Reds1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxJohn DennyTom Hume(none)

Standings as of 1978-06-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox553619.655--2832196414-1522-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1086345.583
236New York Yankees523022.5774.52201843614-1516-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1117041.631
359Detroit Tigers512823.5496.02271963114-1314-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1115853.523
4612Baltimore Orioles542925.5376.5211242-3117-1312-12W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1076146.570
5915Milwaukee Brewers512625.5108.02592293010-1516-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1116744.604
61018Cleveland Indians512328.45111.0195222-2711-1812-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1084662.426
71325Toronto Blue Jays511932.37315.0198261-636-1713-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1104070.364
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics523121.596--1801651512-1119-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1103872.345
248Kansas City Royals492722.5512.52332082511-1316-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1136548.575
3713Texas Rangers502624.5204.0196196010-1416-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1126151.545
4814California Angels512625.5104.5213215-29-1217-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1116150.550
51121Chicago White Sox502129.4209.0202214-128-1613-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1115061.450
61222Minnesota Twins512130.4129.5232237-514-177-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1115259.468
71426Seattle Mariners561937.33914.0215276-616-1713-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1043767.356
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Chicago Cubs492920.592--199195413-1316-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1135063.442
247Philadelphia Phillies482721.5631.5230180507-1420-7W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1146351.553
3511Montreal Expos522824.5382.52261864011-1117-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1104862.436
4716Pittsburgh Pirates522428.4626.5197228-3111-1713-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1096445.587
5817New York Mets552530.4557.0213240-2713-1212-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1074166.383
61224St. Louis Cardinals562135.37511.5193223-3010-2011-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1064858.453
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants513219.627--2001673315-1217-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1115754.514
223Cincinnati Reds543321.6110.52592253416-1117-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1075948.551
3610Los Angeles Dodgers522824.5384.52682135513-1515-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1106743.609
4919San Diego Padres522329.4429.5177211-3410-1913-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium1106149.555
51020Houston Astros512229.43110.0179201-226-1616-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1115259.468
61123Atlanta Braves501931.38012.5165237-727-1912-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1125062.446


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Candy MaldonadoRF-LF17.274Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers.