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Tuesday, September 19,1978

Tuesday, September 19,1978

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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 Sep 19,1978 Baltimore Orioles  1  Cleveland Indians  2  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Paxton Don Stanhouse -- 3,148 2:28
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Boston Red Sox  8  Detroit Tigers  6  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bill Campbell Jack Morris Andy Hassler 15,901 3:03
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 California Angels  4  Minnesota Twins  1  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Nolan Ryan Roger Erickson -- 3,747 2:31
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Milwaukee Brewers  2  New York Yankees  0  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Caldwell Dick Tidrow -- 26,682 2:05
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Chicago White Sox  8  Oakland Athletics  4  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Steve Stone Alan Wirth -- 0 2:21
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Chicago White Sox  7  Oakland Athletics  3  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Steve Trout Steve Renko -- 1,740 2:19
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Kansas City Royals  9  Seattle Mariners  8  box | pbp Kingdome Paul Splittorff Rick Honeycutt -- 5,946 2:46
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Pittsburgh Pirates  12  Chicago Cubs  11  box | pbp Wrigley Field Odell Jones Bruce Sutter -- 6,137 3:50
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Atlanta Braves  3  Houston Astros  2  box | pbp Astrodome Gene Garber Joaquin Andujar -- 5,710 2:24
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Cincinnati Reds  0  Los Angeles Dodgers  8  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rick Rhoden Fred Norman -- 50,450 2:14
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  2  Montreal Expos  5  box | pbp Stade Olympique Scott Sanderson Dick Ruthven Mike Garman 9,429 2:18
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 San Francisco Giants  1  San Diego Padres  4  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Owchinko Ed Halicki Rollie Fingers 10,969 1:55
1978 reg season Sep 19,1978 New York Mets  3  St. Louis Cardinals  5  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Mark Littell Dale Murray -- 5,257 2:19
13 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 New York Yankees franchise | log 150 91 59 .607 0.0 683 536 147 L1 41-34 50-25 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 151 90 61 .596 1.5 738 624 114 W3 37-39 53-22 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 152 86 66 .566 6.0 750 618 132 W1 35-39 51-27 3 4 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 151 85 66 .563 6.5 624 603 21 L1 38-39 47-27 4 5 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 150 80 70 .533 11.0 673 608 65 L3 36-38 44-32 5 6 11 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 150 66 84 .440 25.0 607 661 -54 W1 26-49 40-35 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 149 57 92 .383 33.5 563 717 -154 L3 22-52 35-40 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 150 85 65 .567 0.0 699 598 101 W3 34-43 51-22 1 3 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 153 81 72 .529 5.5 642 626 16 W1 35-43 46-29 2 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 148 75 73 .507 9.0 613 589 24 W3 30-44 45-29 3 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 150 68 82 .453 17.0 625 635 -10 L1 33-42 35-40 4 9 17 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 154 68 86 .442 19.0 508 640 -132 L2 30-47 38-39 5 10 20 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 152 67 85 .441 19.0 589 678 -89 W2 31-46 36-39 6 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 148 55 93 .372 29.0 585 766 -181 L2 23-48 32-45 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 150 82 68 .547 0.0 658 547 111 L2 31-41 51-27 1 3 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 150 81 69 .540 1.0 638 596 42 W7 32-44 49-25 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 150 74 76 .493 8.0 620 671 -51 L1 33-41 41-35 3 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 152 71 81 .467 12.0 599 580 19 W1 32-43 39-38 4 8 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 152 65 87 .428 18.0 560 621 -61 W1 31-48 34-39 5 11 23 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 151 62 89 .411 20.5 573 642 -69 L1 30-46 32-43 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 152 92 60 .605 0.0 687 528 159 W1 40-35 52-25 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 151 83 68 .550 8.5 657 648 9 L1 40-37 43-31 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 151 82 69 .543 9.5 580 565 15 L2 37-39 45-30 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 152 79 73 .520 13.0 557 566 -9 W3 32-44 47-29 4 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 150 68 82 .453 23.0 574 604 -30 L3 21-53 47-29 5 9 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 151 67 84 .444 24.5 571 706 -135 W2 29-47 38-37 6 10 19 -- dnq
26 record(s)