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MLB Games on Saturday September 30, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL1Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP932,659Fenway ParkDay2:09Dennis EckersleyJesse Jefferson---Howell
Chicago White SoxAL6California AngelsAL5Box | PBP916,919Anaheim StadiumNight3:00Lerrin LaGrowDave LaRoche---Colbern, Washington
Baltimore OriolesAL4Detroit TigersAL5Box | PBP913,919Tiger StadiumDay2:24Steve BakerMike FlanaganJohn HillerDeCinces, Harlow, Stegman, Wockenfuss
Minnesota TwinsAL7Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP1129,089Royals StadiumNight3:13Mike MarshallRandy McGilberry------
Cleveland IndiansAL0New York YankeesAL7Box | PBP955,219Yankee Stadium IDay2:14Ed FigueroaMike Paxton---Jackson
Milwaukee BrewersAL8Oakland AthleticsAL5Box | PBP92,143Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:55Mike CaldwellJohn Henry JohnsonBill CastroCarty, Lezcano, Money, Newman
Texas RangersAL4Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP912,132The KingdomeNight2:19Jon MatlackRick Jones---Wills
New York MetsNL5Chicago CubsNL7Box | PBP916,504Wrigley FieldDay2:51Manny SeoaneDwight BernardKen Holtzman---
Atlanta BravesNL0Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP921,054Riverfront StadiumNight2:06Fred NormanPhil Niekro---Henderson
San Francisco GiantsNL4Houston AstrosNL7Box | PBP910,182AstrodomeNight2:18Tom DixonVida BlueJoe SambitoDwyer
Philadelphia PhilliesNL10Pittsburgh PiratesNL8Box | PBP928,905Three Rivers StadiumDay3:00Randy LerchGrant JacksonRon ReedLerch (2), Luzinski, Stargell
Los Angeles DodgersNL7San Diego PadresNL0Box | PBP938,539San Diego StadiumNight2:18Tommy JohnSteve Mura---Garvey
Montreal ExposNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP94,504Busch Stadium IIDay2:19John DennyDan Schatzeder---Simmons
13 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 Saturday, September 30, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1619962.615-72856915944-3755-25211.500
AL East222Boston Red Sox1619863.6091.078765213540-4158-22211.500
AL East334Milwaukee Brewers1619269.5717.079565014538-4254-271101.000
AL East458Baltimore Orioles1608971.5569.56556312438-4151-301101.000
AL East5811Detroit Tigers1618675.53413.07126496339-4247-33101.000
AL East61120Cleveland Indians1586890.43029.5630692-6226-5442-361101.000
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays16059101.36939.5590770-18022-5737-44101.000
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West146Kansas City Royals1619170.565-74263410836-4555-251101.000
AL West2612Texas Rangers1618675.5345.06836285534-4552-301101.000
AL West3713California Angels1618675.5345.06866622437-4449-311101.000
AL West4917Minnesota Twins1617388.45318.0666677-1135-4538-43101.000
AL West51019Chicago White Sox1607189.44419.5630726-9633-4738-42101.000
AL West61223Oakland Athletics1616992.42922.0532681-14931-5138-41101.000
AL West71426Seattle Mariners15956103.35234.0610825-21524-5532-48101.000
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East137Philadelphia Phillies1619071.559-70558112436-4354-28101.000
NL East2510Pittsburgh Pirates1608773.5442.56796344533-4754-261101.000
NL East3715Chicago Cubs1617982.49111.0661719-5835-4544-37101.000
NL East4816Montreal Expos1617586.46615.06286101834-4741-391101.000
NL East51121St. Louis Cardinals1616992.42921.0599652-5332-4937-43101.000
NL East61224New York Mets1616596.40425.0602687-8532-4933-471101.000
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113Los Angeles Dodgers1619566.590-72456915541-3954-27101.000
NL West225Cincinnati Reds1609169.5693.57006802043-3848-311101.000
NL West349San Francisco Giants1618972.5536.06135912239-4150-31101.000
NL West4614San Diego Padres1618378.51612.0587595-834-4749-311101.000
NL West5918Houston Astros1617388.45322.0602634-3224-5749-311101.000
NL West61022Atlanta Braves1616992.42926.0592740-14830-5039-42101.000
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