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MLB Games on Friday August 11, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL2Baltimore OriolesAL1Box | PBP629,539Memorial StadiumNight2:27Catfish HunterDennis Martinez---Singleton
Milwaukee BrewersAL10Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP935,142Fenway ParkNight3:29Eduardo RodriguezLuis Tiant---Thomas
Detroit TigersAL7Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP925,798Comiskey ParkNight2:15Jack BillinghamBritt Burns------
Texas RangersAL8Cleveland IndiansAL2Box | PBP919,085Cleveland StadiumNight2:51Jon MatlackRick Waits---Beniquez, Bonds
Oakland AthleticsAL2Minnesota TwinsAL0Box | PBP90Metropolitan StadiumNight2:20Rick LangfordGeoff Zahn------
Oakland AthleticsAL2Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP913,795Metropolitan StadiumNight2:13Darrell JacksonPete BrobergMike Marshall---
California AngelsAL3Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP90The KingdomeNight2:06Nolan RyanByron McLaughlin---Rudi
Kansas City RoyalsAL9Toronto Blue JaysAL8Box | PBP1020,602Exhibition StadiumNight3:22Al HraboskyVictor Cruz---Ashby, Carty, Hurdle, Mayberry, Otis
Atlanta BravesNL1Houston AstrosNL0Box | PBP916,035AstrodomeNight2:27Larry McWilliamsJoe NiekroGene Garber---
San Francisco GiantsNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP952,869Dodger StadiumNight2:28Terry ForsterGary Lavelle---Cey
Chicago CubsNL0Montreal ExposNL1Box | PBP917,956Olympic StadiumNight1:55Ross GrimsleyDennis Lamp------
St. Louis CardinalsNL4New York MetsNL1Box | PBP1210,434Shea StadiumNight3:40Aurelio LopezDale MurrayTom BrunoScott
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Philadelphia PhilliesNL15Box | PBP935,101Veterans StadiumNight2:27Steve CarltonBruce Kison---Luzinski, McBride, Parker
Cincinnati RedsNL2San Diego PadresNL0Box | PBP933,635San Diego StadiumNight2:35Doug BairBob Owchinko------
14 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Friday, August 11, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Boston Red Sox1137142.628-57645112529-2942-13502822.560
AL East225New York Yankees1146549.5706.55014356628-2837-21493514.714
AL East347Milwaukee Brewers1116249.5598.05644739125-2937-20513120.608
AL East459Detroit Tigers1126250.5548.55104446628-2934-21502426.480
AL East5711Baltimore Orioles1146153.53510.5448501-5330-3131-22472918.617
AL East61018Cleveland Indians1125260.46418.5472482-1020-3732-23471730.362
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1144470.38627.5457555-9816-3928-31471532.319
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136Kansas City Royals1126349.563-5224428024-3139-18502921.580
AL West2610California Angels1176453.5471.54954682728-3036-23452322.511
AL West3812Oakland Athletics1186157.5175.0406443-3727-3134-2644836.182
AL West4915Texas Rangers1115457.4868.5451447420-3434-23513318.647
AL West51121Minnesota Twins1134865.42515.5487505-1826-3722-28492524.510
AL West61223Chicago White Sox1134667.40717.5442535-9318-3428-33482523.521
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1164274.36223.0457607-15019-3823-36441430.318
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East148Philadelphia Phillies1126250.554-4844127222-3440-16502822.560
NL East2513Chicago Cubs1135855.5134.5448478-3025-3233-23492128.429
NL East3716Montreal Expos1165561.4749.04784294924-3331-28462125.457
NL East41020Pittsburgh Pirates1115160.45910.5424460-3622-3629-24503713.740
NL East51122New York Mets1154867.41715.5448484-3622-3526-32471829.383
NL East61224St. Louis Cardinals1154669.40017.5390460-7020-3826-31472324.489
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Los Angeles Dodgers1166848.586-52841111730-3138-17462719.587
NL West223Cincinnati Reds1156748.5830.55094802930-2537-23462521.543
NL West334San Francisco Giants1166749.5781.04684185029-2938-20462224.478
NL West4614San Diego Padres1165858.50010.0424440-1622-3836-20462620.565
NL West5817Atlanta Braves1145460.47413.0428521-9322-3332-27481533.313
NL West6919Houston Astros1135261.46014.5423459-3617-3735-24492227.449
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season