Baseball on Thursday, April 27, 1978

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Seattle Mariners1California Angels5BoxFrank Tanana (5-0)Jim Todd (0-2)SEA  L Roberts (3)Tony Solaita (22.2)
Toronto Blue Jays8Kansas City Royals7BoxBalor Moore (1-0)Doug Bird (1-1)TOR  R Carty 2 (5)Willie Upshaw (70.4)
Minnesota Twins6Oakland Athletics1BoxGary Serum (2-0)Alan Wirth (1-2)OAK  W Gross (2)Willie Norwood (19.3)
Cleveland Indians1Texas Rangers3BoxJon Matlack (2-3)Rick Waits (1-1)TEX  M Hargrove (4)Mike Hargrove (22.2)
San Francisco Giants5Atlanta Braves3BoxVida Blue (2-1)Dick Ruthven (1-3)ATL  J Burroughs (2)  SFN  W McCovey (3)Willie McCovey (34.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers114.733--84666-25-2L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox116.6471.0110883-48-2L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers98.5293.0109843-76-1W1Game Log
New York Yankees88.5003.557593-55-3W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians79.4374.577704-73-2L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays711.3895.569903-44-7W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles511.3126.561971-64-5L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics144.778--64436-28-2L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals115.6872.067556-35-2L3Game Log
California Angels126.6672.067505-27-4W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox69.4006.564681-65-3W1Game Log
Texas Rangers610.3757.056771-65-4W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins714.3338.5981005-82-6W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners716.3049.5761124-83-8L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates97.562--70764-55-2W6Game Log
Montreal Expos97.562--69673-46-3L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs98.5290.559714-55-3W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies77.5001.069513-44-3L1Game Log
New York Mets910.4741.551555-44-6L4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals711.3893.084823-64-5W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers125.706--105676-26-3W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds117.6111.596795-46-3L2Game Log
Houston Astros910.4744.074873-76-3L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants89.4714.058584-44-5W1Game Log
San Diego Padres79.4374.552593-54-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves512.2947.044792-73-5L1Game Log

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