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Baseball on Friday, April 07, 1978

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Oakland Athletics0California Angels1BoxFrank Tanana (1-0)Rick Langford (0-1)NoneTerry Humphrey (16.5)
Boston Red Sox5Chicago White Sox6BoxLerrin LaGrow (1-0)Dick Drago (0-1)CHA  R Blomberg (1)Ron Blomberg (33.5)
Toronto Blue Jays2Detroit Tigers6BoxMark Fidrych (1-0)Dave Lemanczyk (0-1)DET  P Mankowski (1), M May (1), J Thompson (1)Phil Mankowski (28.1)
Baltimore Orioles3Milwaukee Brewers11BoxJerry Augustine (1-0)Mike Flanagan (0-1)BAL  E Murray (1)  MIL  L Hisle (1), S Lezcano (1)Andy Etchebarren (17.2)
Minnesota Twins3Seattle Mariners6BoxRick Honeycutt (1-0)Pete Redfern (0-1)SEA  B Bochte (1), R Jones (2), D Meyer (1)Dan Meyer (24.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers13Atlanta Braves4BoxDon Sutton (1-0)Phil Niekro (0-1)ATL  D Murphy (1), R Office (1), J Royster (1)  LAN  D Lopes (1), R Monday (1)Reggie Smith (27.3)
Houston Astros4Cincinnati Reds5BoxBill Bonham (1-0)Joe Niekro (0-1)CIN  J Bench (1), G Foster (1)  HOU  J Ferguson (2)George Foster (40.0)
Montreal Expos1New York Mets3BoxJerry Koosman (1-0)Steve Rogers (0-1)MON  G Carter (1)Lee Mazzilli (20.7)
St. Louis Cardinals5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxBob Forsch (1-0)Steve Carlton (0-1)SLN  K Reitz (1)Mike Tyson (16.1)
Chicago Cubs0Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJohn Candelaria (1-0)Rick Reuschel (0-1)NoneIvan DeJesus (15.5)
San Diego Padres3San Francisco Giants2BoxMickey Lolich (1-0)Gary Lavelle (0-1)SDN  D Winfield (1)Rob Andrews (23.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers101.000--1130-01-0W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers101.000--620-01-0W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles01.0001.03110-10-0L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox01.0001.0560-10-0L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays01.0001.0260-10-0L1Game Log
New York Yankees00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Cleveland Indians00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels101.000--100-01-0W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox101.000--650-01-0W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners21.6671.013100-02-1W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins12.3331.010131-20-0L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics01.0001.0010-10-0L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
Texas Rangers00.0000.5000-00-0--Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates101.000--100-01-0W1Game Log
New York Mets101.000--310-01-0W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals101.000--511-00-0W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies01.0001.0150-00-1L1Game Log
Montreal Expos01.0001.0130-10-0L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs01.0001.0010-10-0L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres101.000--321-00-0W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers101.000--1341-00-0W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds201.0000.516130-02-0W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants01.0001.0230-00-1L1Game Log
Houston Astros02.0001.513160-20-0L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves01.0001.04130-00-1L1Game Log

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