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Saturday, April 29,1978

Saturday, April 29,1978

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Toronto Blue Jays  0  California Angels  5  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Nolan Ryan Dave Lemanczyk -- 24,354 2:22
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Baltimore Orioles  5  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Jim Palmer Ken Kravec Don Stanhouse 22,240 2:48
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Milwaukee Brewers  2  Kansas City Royals  11  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Dennis Leonard Jerry Augustine -- 27,521 2:35
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 New York Yankees  1  Minnesota Twins  3  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Geoff Zahn Dick Tidrow -- 10,543 1:56
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Cleveland Indians  1  Oakland Athletics  5  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Pete Broberg Wayne Garland Bob Lacey 5,692 2:41
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Detroit Tigers  5  Seattle Mariners  0  box | pbp Kingdome Dave Rozema Paul Mitchell -- 12,123 2:20
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Boston Red Sox  1  Texas Rangers  4  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Dock Ellis Dennis Eckersley -- 34,101 2:32
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Chicago Cubs  0  Atlanta Braves  5  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Phil Niekro Woodie Fryman -- 7,638 2:20
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Montreal Expos  1  Houston Astros  3  box | pbp Astrodome Joaquin Andujar Steve Rogers -- 46,215 2:13
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Cincinnati Reds  14  New York Mets  7  box | pbp Shea Stadium Pedro Borbon Mardie Cornejo Doug Bair 17,347 3:10
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 San Diego Padres  2  Philadelphia Phillies  7  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Jim Lonborg Dave Freisleben -- 28,390 2:27
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 San Francisco Giants  2  Pittsburgh Pirates  6  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Don Robinson Jim Barr -- 7,976 2:16
1978 reg season Apr 29,1978 Los Angeles Dodgers  0  St. Louis Cardinals  1  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Eric Rasmussen Burt Hooton -- 20,596 1:33
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 17 13 4 .765 0.0 94 70 24 W2 8-2 5-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 19 11 8 .579 3.0 115 97 18 L3 3-6 8-2 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 18 9 9 .500 4.5 61 63 -2 L1 4-6 5-3 3 6 12 -- Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 5.0 117 102 15 L2 3-9 6-1 4 7 14 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 5.5 84 77 7 L1 5-8 3-2 5 9 17 -- dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 6.5 72 103 -31 W2 3-6 4-5 6 10 21 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 20 7 13 .350 7.5 73 100 -27 L2 3-6 4-7 7 12 23 -- 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 20 15 5 .750 0.0 71 50 21 W1 6-2 9-3 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 18 13 5 .722 1.0 85 63 22 W2 6-3 7-2 2 3 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 20 14 6 .700 1.0 77 54 23 W3 5-2 9-4 3 4 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 18 8 10 .444 6.0 65 82 -17 W5 1-6 7-4 4 8 16 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 17 6 11 .353 7.5 70 79 -9 L2 1-6 5-5 5 11 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 23 8 15 .348 8.5 102 104 -2 W1 5-8 3-7 6 13 24 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 25 7 18 .280 10.5 80 122 -42 L3 4-8 3-10 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 Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 16 9 7 .563 0.0 79 55 24 W2 3-4 6-3 1 3 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 0.0 76 73 3 L1 4-5 6-3 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 18 10 8 .556 0.0 80 83 -3 W1 4-5 6-3 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 0.5 63 79 -16 L1 5-6 5-3 4 6 11 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 21 9 12 .429 2.5 59 74 -15 L6 5-4 4-8 5 9 18 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 20 8 12 .400 3.0 86 89 -3 W1 3-6 5-6 6 10 19 -- 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 19 13 6 .684 0.0 112 69 43 L1 7-3 6-3 1 1 5 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 20 13 7 .650 0.5 115 87 28 W2 7-4 6-3 2 2 6 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 21 10 11 .476 4.0 80 94 -14 W1 3-7 7-4 3 7 13 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 4.0 65 68 -3 L1 5-5 4-5 4 8 15 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 18 7 11 .389 5.5 56 69 -13 L2 3-7 4-4 5 11 20 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 19 6 13 .316 7.0 52 83 -31 W1 2-7 4-6 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)