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Saturday September 30,1978This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1978-09-30

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Toronto Blue Jays1Boston Red Sox5BoxDennis EckersleyJesse Jefferson(none)
Chicago White Sox6California Angels5BoxLerrin LaGrowDave LaRoche(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Detroit Tigers5BoxSteve BakerMike FlanaganJohn Hiller
Minnesota Twins7Kansas City Royals3BoxMike MarshallRandy McGilberry(none)
Cleveland Indians0New York Yankees7BoxEd FigueroaMike Paxton(none)
Milwaukee Brewers8Oakland Athletics5BoxMike CaldwellJohn Henry JohnsonBill Castro
Texas Rangers4Seattle Mariners1BoxJon MatlackRick Jones(none)
New York Mets5Chicago Cubs7BoxManny SeoaneDwight BernardKen Holtzman
Atlanta Braves0Cincinnati Reds4BoxFred NormanPhil Niekro(none)
San Francisco Giants4Houston Astros7BoxTom DixonVida BlueJoe Sambito
Philadelphia Phillies10Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxRandy LerchGrant JacksonRon Reed
Los Angeles Dodgers7San Diego Padres0BoxTommy JohnSteve Mura(none)
Montreal Expos1St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJohn DennyDan Schatzeder(none)

Standings as of 1978-09-30

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1619962.615--72856915944-3755-25W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I211.500
222Boston Red Sox1619863.6091.078765213540-4158-22W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park211.500
334Milwaukee Brewers1619269.5717.079565014538-4254-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1101.000
458Baltimore Orioles1608971.5569.56556312438-4151-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1101.000
5811Detroit Tigers1618675.53413.07126496339-4247-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium101.000
61120Cleveland Indians1586890.43029.5630692-6226-5442-36L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1101.000
71325Toronto Blue Jays16059101.36939.5590770-18022-5737-44L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium101.000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
146Kansas City Royals1619170.565--74263410836-4555-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1101.000
3713California Angels1618675.5345.06866622437-4449-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1101.000
2612Texas Rangers1618675.5345.06836285534-4552-30W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1101.000
4917Minnesota Twins1617388.45318.0666677-1135-4538-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium101.000
51019Chicago White Sox1607189.44419.5630726-9633-4738-42W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park101.000
61223Oakland Athletics1616992.42922.0532681-14931-5138-41L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum101.000
71426Seattle Mariners15956103.35234.0610825-21524-5532-48L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome101.000
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Philadelphia Phillies1619071.559--70558112436-4354-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium101.000
2510Pittsburgh Pirates1608773.5442.56796344533-4754-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1101.000
3715Chicago Cubs1617982.49111.0661719-5835-4544-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field101.000
4816Montreal Expos1617586.46615.06286101834-4741-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1101.000
51121St. Louis Cardinals1616992.42921.0599652-5332-4937-43W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II101.000
61224New York Mets1616596.40425.0602687-8532-4933-47L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1101.000
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Los Angeles Dodgers1619566.590--72456915541-3954-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium101.000
225Cincinnati Reds1609169.5693.57006802043-3848-31W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1101.000
349San Francisco Giants1618972.5536.06135912239-4150-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park101.000
4614San Diego Padres1618378.51612.0587595-834-4749-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium1101.000
5918Houston Astros1617388.45322.0602634-3224-5749-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1101.000
61022Atlanta Braves1616992.42926.0592740-14830-5039-42L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium101.000