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Baseball on Friday, April 14, 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
Milwaukee Brewers5Baltimore Orioles6BoxDennis Martinez (1-1)Lary Sorensen (1-1)MIL  C Cooper (3), D Money (1)Lee May (27.3)
Texas Rangers4Boston Red Sox5BoxDick Drago (1-1)Len Barker (0-1)BOS  B Hobson (1), F Lynn (2)  TEX  M Hargrove (1), J Sundberg (1)Juan Beniquez (29.8)
Cleveland Indians1Kansas City Royals3BoxPaul Splittorff (2-0)Rick Wise (0-2)KCA  H McRae (2)Amos Otis (21.4)
Seattle Mariners5Minnesota Twins14BoxGeoff Zahn (1-0)Tom House (0-2)SEA  L Roberts (2)Roy Smalley (16.5)
California Angels1Oakland Athletics2BoxDave Heaverlo (2-0)Chris Knapp (1-1)OAK  W Gross (1)Miguel Dilone (26.9)
Detroit Tigers8Toronto Blue Jays10BoxDon Kirkwood (1-0)Milt Wilcox (0-1)DET  R LeFlore (2), J Thompson (2)Roy Howell (57.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Chicago Cubs5BoxGuillermo Hernandez (1-0)Jim Bibby (1-1)CHN  L Biittner (1)  PIT  W Stargell (1)Ivan DeJesus (49.0)
Cincinnati Reds8Houston Astros4BoxTom Hume (2-0)Joaquin Andujar (0-2)CIN  J Bench (2)Pete Rose (18.8)
Atlanta Braves1Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxTommy John (2-0)Dick Ruthven (0-2)ATL  G Matthews (4)  LAN  R Monday (3)Ron Cey (13.2)
New York Mets3Montreal Expos2BoxMardie Cornejo (2-0)Rudy May (0-1)NYN  T Grieve (1)Tom Grieve (34.3)
San Francisco Giants3San Diego Padres2BoxRandy Moffitt (1-0)Rollie Fingers (1-2)SDN  G Hendrick (1)Jack Clark (46.4)
Philadelphia Phillies4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxSteve Carlton (1-1)Pete Vuckovich (0-1)NoneTed Simmons (30.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers51.833--59260-15-0L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers42.6671.033252-12-1L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox33.5002.030242-31-0W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians23.4002.521230-12-2L2Game Log
New York Yankees24.3333.023241-41-0W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays24.3333.030381-41-0W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles15.1674.021540-51-0W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals41.800--22171-13-0W4Game Log
Oakland Athletics62.7501.518111-25-0W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox42.6670.528280-14-1L1Game Log
California Angels53.6251.521210-15-2L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins55.5002.553404-51-0W1Game Log
Texas Rangers24.3332.516240-12-3L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners28.2004.530500-52-3L7Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets53.625--28261-04-3W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies32.6001.531191-02-2W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals43.5710.533321-23-1L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs43.5710.520223-31-0W3Game Log
Montreal Expos24.3332.026252-30-1L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates25.2862.520340-42-1L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds71.875--56331-06-1W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers52.7141.546254-21-0W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants43.5712.530312-22-1W1Game Log
San Diego Padres24.3334.020282-30-1L1Game Log
Houston Astros26.2505.035500-42-2L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves15.1675.021410-11-4L2Game Log

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