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Baseball on Saturday, April 22, 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 Royals5Baltimore Orioles3BoxPaul Splittorff (4-0)Mike Flanagan (1-3)BAL  C Lopez (1), L May (3)  KCA  A Cowens (1), H McRae (4)Tom Poquette (24.1)
Cleveland Indians13Boston Red Sox4BoxRick Wise (1-2)Allen Ripley (0-1)BOS  G Scott (2)  CLE  J Grubb (2), W Horton (1), A Thornton (4)Andre Thornton (20.9)
Texas Rangers6Detroit Tigers7BoxJohn Hiller (2-0)Fergie Jenkins (0-1)DET  M May (3), J Thompson (3)  TEX  T Harrah (1)Milt May (53.5)
California Angels5Minnesota Twins3BoxFrank Tanana (4-0)Roger Erickson (2-2)NoneDave Chalk (19.0)
Milwaukee Brewers3New York Yankees4BoxSparky Lyle (2-0)Bob McClure (0-1)MIL  P Molitor (2)Willie Randolph (37.7)
Oakland Athletics3Seattle Mariners0BoxAlan Wirth (1-1)Rick Honeycutt (1-2)NoneMike Edwards (40.8)
Chicago White Sox2Toronto Blue Jays4BoxJim Clancy (1-1)Wilbur Wood (0-3)CHA  B Bonds (1)  TOR  D Ault (1), R Howell (1)Bob Bailor (28.6)
New York Mets3Chicago Cubs2BoxMardie Cornejo (3-0)Rick Reuschel (2-2)NoneRon Hodges (40.3)
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxBurt Hooton (1-2)Floyd Bannister (0-2)LAN  S Garvey (3)Steve Garvey (39.8)
Philadelphia Phillies3Montreal Expos7Box G1Wayne Twitchell (1-1)Steve Carlton (1-2)PHI  G Luzinski (2)Ellis Valentine (45.4)
Philadelphia Phillies3Montreal Expos5Box G2Ross Grimsley (3-0)Larry Christenson (1-1)PHI  B Boone (2), M Schmidt (2)Gary Carter (38.7)
St. Louis Cardinals7Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxKent Tekulve (1-0)John Urrea (0-2)PIT  W Stargell (2)  SLN  J Morales (1), T Simmons (1)Jerry Mumphrey (51.4)
Atlanta Braves0San Diego Padres2BoxBob Owchinko (1-1)Tommy Boggs (0-3)NoneOzzie Smith (10.4)
Cincinnati Reds5San Francisco Giants4BoxDave Tomlin (1-1)Gary Lavelle (2-2)CIN  R Auerbach (1)  SFN  V Blue (1)Vida Blue (23.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers82.800--60464-14-1W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox94.6921.589662-37-1L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers77.5003.097742-75-0L1Game Log
New York Yankees67.4623.543511-55-2W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians46.4004.053441-43-2W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles58.3854.551791-64-2L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays49.3085.547721-43-5W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals92.818--44294-25-0W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics103.7691.040235-25-1W4Game Log
California Angels104.7141.550385-25-2W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox56.4554.052501-54-1L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins611.3536.078814-52-6L6Game Log
Seattle Mariners513.2787.564902-63-7L3Game Log
Texas Rangers28.2006.532570-52-3L7Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets96.600--46455-34-3W1Game Log
Montreal Expos75.5831.555433-44-1W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs76.5381.050483-34-3L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies55.5002.546403-32-2L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals58.3853.051541-34-5L4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates47.3643.044621-53-2W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds105.667--88604-46-1W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers95.6430.580584-25-3W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants76.5382.050443-24-4L1Game Log
Houston Astros78.4673.062723-64-2L1Game Log
San Diego Padres57.4173.539462-33-4W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves310.2316.028672-61-4L3Game Log

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