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Baseball on Friday, April 21, 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
Kansas City Royals1Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim Palmer (2-0)Dennis Leonard (2-2)KCA  T Poquette (1)Tom Poquette (21.9)
Cleveland Indians7Boston Red Sox9BoxDick Drago (2-1)Jim Kern (1-1)BOS  C Fisk (2), J Rice (4), G Scott (1)  CLE  J Grubb (1)Carlton Fisk (39.5)
California Angels3Minnesota Twins2BoxDon Aase (1-1)Dave Goltz (0-3)CAL  D Baylor (5)Bob Randall (25.6)
Milwaukee Brewers9New York Yankees2BoxJerry Augustine (3-1)Ed Figueroa (2-1)MIL  B Oglivie (1)Jim Wohlford (12.7)
Oakland Athletics5Seattle Mariners3BoxMatt Keough (1-0)Dick Pole (1-3)OAK  G Alexander (4)Dave Revering (13.3)
Chicago White Sox11Toronto Blue Jays2BoxFrancisco Barrios (1-1)Tom Underwood (0-2)CHA  C Lemon (1), B Nahorodny (1), E Soderholm (2)Junior Moore (17.1)
New York Mets0Chicago Cubs5BoxDennis Lamp (1-2)Craig Swan (1-1)CHN  D Kingman (2)Dave Kingman (28.7)
Houston Astros8Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxKen Forsch (1-0)Bobby Castillo (0-2)HOU  J Ferguson (4)  LAN  D Lopes (2), R Monday (7)Joe Ferguson (56.8)
Atlanta Braves3San Diego Padres9BoxGaylord Perry (1-0)Jamie Easterly (0-1)NoneDave Winfield (36.1)
Cincinnati Reds0San Francisco Giants3BoxBob Knepper (2-0)Tom Seaver (0-1)NoneSkip James (16.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers72.778--53404-13-1W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox93.7501.585532-37-0W8Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers76.5382.094702-65-0W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles57.4173.548741-64-1W1Game Log
New York Yankees57.4173.539481-54-2L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians36.3334.040400-43-2L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays39.2505.543701-42-5L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals82.800--39263-25-0L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics93.7501.037234-25-1W3Game Log
California Angels94.6921.545354-25-2W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox55.5003.050461-44-1W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins610.3755.075764-52-5L5Game Log
Seattle Mariners512.2946.564872-63-6L2Game Log
Texas Rangers27.2225.526500-42-3L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies53.625--40283-12-2W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs75.5832.048453-34-2W1Game Log
New York Mets86.5713.043434-34-3L1Game Log
Montreal Expos55.5001.043373-42-1W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals57.4172.044461-24-5L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates37.3003.036551-52-2L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds95.643--83563-46-1L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers85.6150.575574-24-3L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants75.5831.046393-24-3W1Game Log
Houston Astros77.5002.061673-54-2W1Game Log
San Diego Padres47.3643.537462-32-4W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves39.2505.028652-51-4L2Game Log

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