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Baseball on Friday, June 16, 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
Oakland Athletics0Baltimore Orioles6BoxDennis Martinez (6-3)Rick Langford (1-4)BAL  E Murray 2 (13)Eddie Murray (32.2)
Seattle Mariners3Boston Red Sox6BoxBill Campbell (4-4)Dick Pole (4-8)NoneFred Lynn (22.7)
Kansas City Royals2Chicago White Sox1BoxLarry Gura (4-1)Francisco Barrios (5-6)NoneClint Hurdle (28.4)
Milwaukee Brewers8Cleveland Indians6BoxBob McClure (2-2)Jim Kern (5-2)CLE  B Bell (3), J Grubb (7)  MIL  L Hisle (11), G Thomas (15)Buddy Bell (52.3)
Detroit Tigers2Minnesota Twins5BoxDarrell Jackson (1-0)Dave Rozema (2-3)NoneMike Cubbage (10.4)
California Angels10New York Yankees7BoxDon Aase (3-3)Jim Beattie (2-2)CAL  D Baylor (16), R Fairly (7)  NYA  J Spencer (7)Don Baylor (15.7)
Toronto Blue Jays8Texas Rangers3Box G1Tom Underwood (3-7)Dock Ellis (5-3)TOR  R Carty (8)Richie Zisk (55.9)
Toronto Blue Jays5Texas Rangers2Box G2Jesse Jefferson (5-6)Roger Moret (0-1)TEX  B Bonds (8)Bob Bailor (21.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates9Atlanta Braves4BoxBert Blyleven (5-5)Phil Niekro (7-7)ATL  B Horner (1)  PIT  E Ott (4), D Parker (10)Frank Taveras (17.5)
St. Louis Cardinals0Cincinnati Reds4BoxTom Seaver (8-4)John Denny (6-5)CIN  D Driessen (9)Joe Morgan (16.1)
Chicago Cubs7Houston Astros6BoxPaul Reuschel (2-0)Rick Williams (1-1)NoneIvan DeJesus (60.7)
Montreal Expos1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDoug Rau (7-2)Steve Rogers (7-7)LAN  D Lopes (6)Billy North (25.2)
Philadelphia Phillies5San Diego Padres0BoxSteve Carlton (7-6)Randy Jones (5-5)PHI  L Bowa (1)Jose Cardenal (19.0)
New York Mets4San Francisco Giants7BoxGary Lavelle (5-4)Skip Lockwood (7-5)SFN  J Clark (8), H Cruz (3), M Ivie (4), B Madlock (6)Hector Cruz (47.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox4419.698--34124017-1527-4W8Game Log
New York Yankees3625.5907.027122316-1720-8L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3626.5817.524025820-1316-13W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3526.5748.030926115-1520-11W9Game Log
Detroit Tigers3129.51711.525724015-1616-13L5Game Log
Cleveland Indians2632.44815.522525611-2115-11L4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2140.34422.02253028-2113-19W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals3227.542--27523713-1719-10W4Game Log
California Angels3230.5161.526726413-1619-14W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics3231.5082.019821712-1620-15L9Game Log
Texas Rangers3031.4923.022524111-1719-14L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox2931.4833.524023912-1717-14L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2535.4177.526526616-209-15W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners1946.29216.02423366-2213-24L9Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs3424.586--24623115-1519-9W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3126.5442.52622108-1823-8W1Game Log
Montreal Expos3231.5084.526723512-1620-15L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2831.4756.523626013-1915-12W2Game Log
New York Mets2836.4379.023727314-1614-20L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2342.35414.521528010-2413-18L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants3921.650--24019217-1422-7W7Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3825.6032.529526318-1420-11W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3527.5655.031725015-1820-9W7Game Log
Houston Astros2632.44812.02232378-1718-15L2Game Log
San Diego Padres2735.43513.020725411-2216-13L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2435.40714.52032639-2215-13L1Game Log

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