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Baseball on Tuesday, June 06, 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
Baltimore Orioles8California Angels6BoxDennis Martinez (5-3)Nolan Ryan (3-6)NoneEddie Murray (34.9)
Chicago White Sox3Cleveland Indians0BoxFrancisco Barrios (4-5)Sid Monge (2-1)NoneLamar Johnson (10.6)
Detroit Tigers1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxLary Sorensen (7-4)Milt Wilcox (4-3)MIL  P Molitor (5), G Thomas (11)Gorman Thomas (17.7)
Boston Red Sox1Oakland Athletics7BoxSteve Renko (1-1)Bill Lee (7-3)OAK  T Duncan (1)Taylor Duncan (35.7)
New York Yankees3Seattle Mariners4BoxShane Rawley (3-5)Rich Gossage (3-5)NYA  J Spencer (6)Jim Spencer (20.8)
Kansas City Royals1Texas Rangers2BoxFergie Jenkins (6-3)Dennis Leonard (4-9)KCA  G Brett (4)  TEX  B Bonds (5)Juan Beniquez (10.8)
Houston Astros4Chicago Cubs9BoxDave Roberts (3-0)Joaquin Andujar (3-3)CHN  D Kingman (11)  HOU  B Watson (6)Dave Roberts (13.1)
San Diego Padres0Montreal Expos4BoxWayne Twitchell (3-4)Bob Shirley (3-6)MON  T Perez (5)Larry Parrish (16.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers8New York Mets2BoxDoug Rau (6-2)Nino Espinosa (5-4)LAN  R Smith (9)  NYN  W Montanez (8)Steve Garvey (22.0)
San Francisco Giants6Philadelphia Phillies7BoxTug McGraw (5-3)Gary Lavelle (4-4)PHI  J Morrison (3)Mike Schmidt (21.1)
Atlanta Braves2Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJim Bibby (5-2)Adrian Devine (2-3)ATL  D Murphy (4)Bill Robinson (13.5)
Cincinnati Reds1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxJohn Denny (5-4)Tom Hume (2-6)NoneJerry Morales (10.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox3619.655--28321914-1522-4L3Game Log
New York Yankees3022.5774.522018414-1516-7L4Game Log
Detroit Tigers2823.5496.022719614-1314-10L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2925.5376.521124217-1312-12W7Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2625.5108.025922910-1516-10W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians2328.45111.019522211-1812-10L4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1932.37315.01982616-1713-15L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics3121.596--18016512-1119-10W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals2722.5512.523320811-1316-9L1Game Log
Texas Rangers2624.5204.019619610-1416-10W2Game Log
California Angels2625.5104.52132159-1217-13L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox2129.4209.02022148-1613-13W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2130.4129.523223714-177-13L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1937.33914.02152766-1713-20W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs2920.592--19919513-1316-7W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2721.5621.52301807-1420-7W5Game Log
Montreal Expos2824.5382.522618611-1117-13W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2428.4626.519722811-1713-11W1Game Log
New York Mets2530.4557.021324013-1212-18L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2135.37511.519322310-2011-15W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants3219.627--20016715-1217-7L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3321.6111.525922516-1117-10L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2824.5384.526821313-1515-9W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2329.4429.517721110-1913-10L2Game Log
Houston Astros2229.43110.01792016-1616-13L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves1931.38012.51652377-1912-12L1Game Log

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