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Wednesday, April 26,1978

Wednesday, April 26,1978

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Seattle Mariners  5  California Angels  4  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dick Pole Ken Brett Shane Rawley 11,868 2:33
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Detroit Tigers  2  Chicago White Sox  7  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Wilbur Wood Jim Crawford -- 7,983 2:23
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Toronto Blue Jays  3  Kansas City Royals  1  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Tom Murphy Paul Splittorff -- 19,545 1:54
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Boston Red Sox  4  Milwaukee Brewers  6  box | pbp County Stadium Mike Caldwell Mike Torrez Bob McClure 8,724 2:31
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Minnesota Twins  8  Oakland Athletics  9  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Joe Coleman Tom Johnson -- 4,127 3:17
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Cleveland Indians  0  Texas Rangers  3  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Doyle Alexander Rick Wise -- 9,915 2:09
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 San Francisco Giants  1  Atlanta Braves  6  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Preston Hanna Bob Knepper Eddie Solomon 3,284 2:19
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Los Angeles Dodgers  14  Cincinnati Reds  4  box | pbp Cinergy Field Doug Rau Tom Seaver -- 32,872 2:53
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 San Diego Padres  2  Houston Astros  1  box | pbp Astrodome Gaylord Perry J.R. Richard Rollie Fingers 8,769 2:37
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 St. Louis Cardinals  12  Montreal Expos  2  box | pbp Stade Olympique John Denny Wayne Twitchell -- 10,999 2:28
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Pittsburgh Pirates  1  New York Mets  0  box | pbp Shea Stadium Bert Blyleven Bob Myrick -- 6,506 2:48
1978 reg season Apr 26,1978 Chicago Cubs  4  Philadelphia Phillies  2  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Rick Reuschel Steve Carlton Bruce Sutter 17,299 2:06
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 15 11 4 .733 0.0 84 66 18 L1 6-2 5-2 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 17 11 6 .647 1.0 110 88 22 L1 3-4 8-2 2 5 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 17 9 8 .529 3.0 109 84 25 W1 3-7 6-1 3 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 16 8 8 .500 3.5 57 59 -2 W2 3-5 5-3 4 7 13 -- Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 15 7 8 .467 4.0 76 67 9 L1 4-6 3-2 5 8 16 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 17 6 11 .353 6.0 61 83 -22 W1 2-4 4-7 6 10 21 -- dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 16 5 11 .313 6.5 61 97 -36 L4 1-6 4-5 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 17 14 3 .824 0.0 63 37 26 W8 6-2 8-1 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 15 11 4 .733 2.0 60 47 13 L2 6-3 5-1 2 3 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 17 11 6 .647 3.0 62 49 13 L1 5-2 6-4 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 15 6 9 .400 7.0 64 68 -4 W1 1-6 5-3 4 9 19 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 15 5 10 .333 8.0 53 76 -23 W2 1-6 4-4 5 11 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 22 7 15 .318 9.5 75 107 -32 W1 4-7 3-8 6 12 23 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 20 6 14 .300 9.5 92 99 -7 L9 4-8 2-6 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 16 9 7 .563 0.0 69 67 2 L2 3-4 6-3 1 3 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 16 9 7 .563 0.0 70 76 -6 W6 4-5 5-2 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 17 9 8 .529 0.5 59 71 -12 W1 4-5 5-3 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 14 7 7 .500 1.0 69 51 18 L1 3-4 4-3 4 6 12 -- Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 1.5 51 55 -4 L4 5-4 4-6 5 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 3.0 84 82 2 W2 3-6 4-5 6 11 20 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 17 12 5 .706 0.0 105 67 38 W4 6-2 6-3 1 1 4 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 1.5 96 79 17 L2 5-4 6-3 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 4.0 74 87 -13 L1 3-7 6-3 3 8 14 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 16 7 9 .438 4.5 52 59 -7 W1 3-5 4-4 4 10 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 16 7 9 .438 4.5 53 55 -2 L4 3-4 4-5 5 9 17 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 16 5 11 .313 6.5 41 74 -33 W2 2-7 3-4 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)