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Baseball on Saturday, April 29, 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
Toronto Blue Jays0California Angels5BoxNolan Ryan (1-1)Dave Lemanczyk (0-5)CAL  R Fairly (2)Bobby Grich (20.9)
Baltimore Orioles5Chicago White Sox2BoxJim Palmer (3-1)Ken Kravec (1-3)BAL  L May (4)Lamar Johnson (20.6)
Milwaukee Brewers2Kansas City Royals11BoxDennis Leonard (3-3)Jerry Augustine (3-3)MIL  L Hisle (8)Al Cowens (25.2)
New York Yankees1Minnesota Twins3BoxGeoff Zahn (2-0)Dick Tidrow (1-2)NoneHosken Powell (11.8)
Cleveland Indians1Oakland Athletics5BoxPete Broberg (3-0)Wayne Garland (2-3)NoneMario Guerrero (24.6)
Detroit Tigers5Seattle Mariners0BoxDave Rozema (2-0)Paul Mitchell (1-3)DET  M May (4)Jason Thompson (14.0)
Boston Red Sox1Texas Rangers4BoxDock Ellis (2-1)Dennis Eckersley (0-1)NoneMike Hargrove (26.2)
Chicago Cubs0Atlanta Braves5BoxPhil Niekro (2-4)Woodie Fryman (0-2)NonePhil Niekro (11.5)
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros3BoxJoaquin Andujar (2-2)Steve Rogers (2-3)HOU  B Watson (3)Bob Watson (18.3)
Cincinnati Reds14New York Mets7BoxPedro Borbon (2-0)Mardie Cornejo (3-2)CIN  D Driessen (3), C Geronimo (2), K Griffey (2), P Rose 3 (3)Cesar Geronimo (30.9)
San Diego Padres2Philadelphia Phillies7BoxJim Lonborg (2-2)Dave Freisleben (0-2)NoneBob Boone (14.9)
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxDon Robinson (2-1)Jim Barr (1-3)PIT  M Mendoza (1)Dave Parker (14.6)
Los Angeles Dodgers0St. Louis Cardinals1BoxEric Rasmussen (2-2)Burt Hooton (1-3)NoneTed Simmons (8.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers134.765--94708-25-2W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox118.5793.0115973-68-2L3Game Log
New York Yankees99.5004.561634-65-3L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers910.4745.01171023-96-1L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians810.4445.584775-83-2L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles711.3896.5721033-64-5W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays713.3507.5731003-64-7L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics155.750--71506-29-3W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals135.7221.085636-37-2W2Game Log
California Angels146.7001.077545-29-4W3Game Log
Texas Rangers810.4446.065821-67-4W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox611.3537.570791-65-5L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins815.3488.51021045-83-7W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners718.28010.5801224-83-10L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies97.562--79553-46-3W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates108.5561.080834-56-3W1Game Log
Montreal Expos108.5561.076734-56-3L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs109.5261.563795-65-3L1Game Log
New York Mets912.4292.559745-44-8L6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals812.4003.086893-65-6W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers136.684--112697-36-3L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds137.6500.5115877-46-3W2Game Log
Houston Astros1011.4764.080943-77-4W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants910.4744.065685-54-5L1Game Log
San Diego Padres711.3895.556693-74-4L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves613.3167.052832-74-6W1Game Log

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