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Baseball on Saturday, June 17, 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 Athletics4Baltimore Orioles5BoxMike Flanagan (10-4)Mike Morgan (0-2)BAL  K Singleton (7)  OAK  M Page (6)Ken Singleton (19.9)
Seattle Mariners4Boston Red Sox5BoxBob Stanley (5-1)John Montague (0-3)BOS  D Evans (15)  SEA  L Roberts (8)Jerry Remy (34.7)
Kansas City Royals1Chicago White Sox6BoxKen Kravec (6-4)Rich Gale (6-2)NoneJim Breazeale (12.9)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians3BoxBill Castro (3-0)Jim Kern (5-3)MIL  S Bando (8), G Thomas (16)Sal Bando (52.2)
Detroit Tigers1Minnesota Twins3BoxGeoff Zahn (7-4)Milt Wilcox (4-5)MIN  B Wynegar (3)Mike Cubbage (16.2)
California Angels0New York Yankees4BoxRon Guidry (11-0)Paul Hartzell (1-5)NoneRoy White (8.2)
Toronto Blue Jays2Texas Rangers13BoxFergie Jenkins (7-3)Jim Clancy (4-6)TEX  B Bonds (9), R Zisk (11)Bobby Bonds (37.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Atlanta Braves3BoxJohn Candelaria (6-6)Mickey Mahler (1-3)ATL  J Burroughs (7)Jeff Burroughs (20.1)
St. Louis Cardinals5Cincinnati Reds6BoxPedro Borbon (3-1)Buddy Schultz (0-2)CIN  C Geronimo (4)  SLN  K Hernandez (6)Mike Lum (52.3)
Chicago Cubs4Houston Astros5BoxJoe Niekro (3-4)Guillermo Hernandez (5-2)NoneBob Watson (71.8)
Montreal Expos6Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDan Schatzeder (2-0)Burt Hooton (5-6)NoneDave Lopes (32.9)
Philadelphia Phillies0San Diego Padres7BoxBob Owchinko (4-6)Jim Lonborg (5-5)NoneGene Tenace (10.9)
New York Mets5San Francisco Giants4BoxPat Zachry (8-2)Bob Knepper (8-4)NoneLee Mazzilli (27.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox4519.703--34624417-1528-4W9Game Log
New York Yankees3725.5977.027522316-1721-8W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3726.5877.524526220-1317-13W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3626.5818.031326416-1520-11W10Game Log
Detroit Tigers3130.50812.525824315-1716-13L6Game Log
Cleveland Indians2633.44116.522826011-2115-12L5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2141.33923.02273158-2213-19L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals3228.533--27624313-1819-10L1Game Log
California Angels3231.5081.526726813-1719-14L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics3232.5002.020222212-1720-15L10Game Log
Texas Rangers3131.5002.023824311-1720-14W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3031.4922.524624012-1718-14W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2635.4266.526826716-2010-15W5Game Log
Seattle Mariners1947.28816.02463416-2313-24L10Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs3425.576--25023615-1619-9L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3127.5342.52622178-1923-8L1Game Log
Montreal Expos3331.5163.527323813-1620-15W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2931.4835.524126314-1915-12W3Game Log
New York Mets2936.4468.024227715-1614-20W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2343.34814.522028610-2513-18L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants3922.639--24419717-1422-8L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds3925.6091.530126818-1421-11W4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3528.5565.032025615-1820-10L1Game Log
Houston Astros2732.45811.02282418-1719-15W1Game Log
San Diego Padres2835.44412.021425411-2217-13W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2436.40014.52062689-2215-14L2Game Log

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