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Saturday, June 17,1978

Saturday, June 17,1978

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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 Jun 17,1978 Oakland Athletics  4  Baltimore Orioles  5  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Flanagan Mike Morgan Don Stanhouse 24,619 2:23
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Seattle Mariners  4  Boston Red Sox  5  box | pbp Fenway Park Bob Stanley John Montague -- 32,551 2:13
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Kansas City Royals  1  Chicago White Sox  6  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Ken Kravec Rich Gale Jim Willoughby 26,798 2:43
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Milwaukee Brewers  4  Cleveland Indians  3  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Bill Castro Jim Kern -- 16,923 3:31
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Detroit Tigers  1  Minnesota Twins  3  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Geoff Zahn Milt Wilcox -- 9,807 2:15
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 California Angels  0  New York Yankees  4  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ron Guidry Paul Hartzell -- 33,162 2:07
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Toronto Blue Jays  2  Texas Rangers  13  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Fergie Jenkins Jim Clancy -- 30,033 2:24
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Pittsburgh Pirates  5  Atlanta Braves  3  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium John Candelaria Mickey Mahler Grant Jackson 16,284 2:29
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 St. Louis Cardinals  5  Cincinnati Reds  6  box | pbp Cinergy Field Pedro Borbon Buddy Schultz -- 40,262 2:31
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Chicago Cubs  4  Houston Astros  5  box | pbp Astrodome Joe Niekro Guillermo Hernandez -- 28,091 2:20
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Montreal Expos  6  Los Angeles Dodgers  3  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Dan Schatzeder Burt Hooton Hal Dues 51,247 3:01
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  0  San Diego Padres  7  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Owchinko Jim Lonborg -- 27,319 2:18
1978 reg season Jun 17,1978 New York Mets  5  San Francisco Giants  4  box | pbp Candlestick Park Pat Zachry Bob Knepper Dale Murray 19,648 2:25
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 64 45 19 .703 0.0 346 244 102 W9 17-15 28-4 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 62 37 25 .597 7.0 275 223 52 W1 16-17 21-8 2 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 63 37 26 .587 7.5 245 262 -17 W2 20-13 17-13 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 62 36 26 .581 8.0 313 264 49 W10 16-15 20-11 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 61 31 30 .508 12.5 258 243 15 L6 15-17 16-13 5 6 12 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 59 26 33 .441 16.5 228 260 -32 L5 11-21 15-12 6 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 62 21 41 .339 23.0 227 315 -88 L1 8-22 13-19 7 13 25 -- 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 Kansas City Royals franchise | log 60 32 28 .533 0.0 276 243 33 L1 13-18 19-10 1 5 10 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 63 32 31 .508 1.5 267 268 -1 L1 13-17 19-14 2 7 13 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 64 32 32 .500 2.0 202 222 -20 L10 12-17 20-15 3 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 62 31 31 .500 2.0 238 243 -5 W1 11-17 20-14 4 9 15 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 61 30 31 .492 2.5 246 240 6 W1 12-17 18-14 5 10 16 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 61 26 35 .426 6.5 268 267 1 W5 16-20 10-15 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 66 19 47 .288 16.0 246 341 -95 L10 6-23 13-24 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 Chicago Cubs franchise | log 59 34 25 .576 0.0 250 236 14 L1 15-16 19-9 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 58 31 27 .534 2.5 262 217 45 L1 8-19 23-8 2 5 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 64 33 31 .516 3.5 273 238 35 W1 13-16 20-15 3 6 11 -- dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 60 29 31 .483 5.5 241 263 -22 W3 14-19 15-12 4 7 17 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 65 29 36 .446 8.0 242 277 -35 W1 15-16 14-20 5 9 19 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 66 23 43 .348 14.5 220 286 -66 L5 10-25 13-18 6 12 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 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 61 39 22 .639 0.0 244 197 47 L1 17-14 22-8 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 64 39 25 .609 1.5 301 268 33 W4 18-14 21-11 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 63 35 28 .556 5.0 320 256 64 L1 15-18 20-10 3 4 8 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 59 27 32 .458 11.0 228 241 -13 W1 8-17 19-15 4 8 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 63 28 35 .444 12.0 214 254 -40 W1 11-22 17-13 5 10 20 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 60 24 36 .400 14.5 206 268 -62 L2 9-22 15-14 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Catfish Hunter New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)