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Baseball on Sunday, June 18, 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 Athletics1Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim Palmer (10-4)John Henry Johnson (4-4)BAL  R Dempsey (3)  OAK  D Revering (7)Lee May (15.7)
Seattle Mariners3Boston Red Sox2BoxGlenn Abbott (2-4)Jim Wright (3-1)BOS  C Fisk (6), J Rice (22)Bob Robertson (26.2)
Kansas City Royals3Chicago White Sox2Box G1Al Hrabosky (2-2)Lerrin LaGrow (1-2)KCA  C Hurdle (3)Bill Nahorodny (36.2)
Kansas City Royals0Chicago White Sox11Box G2Ron Schueler (3-1)Paul Splittorff (8-6)CHA  C Lemon (6), E Soderholm 2 (5), C Washington (1)Claudell Washington (14.6)
Milwaukee Brewers0Cleveland Indians3Box G1Rick Waits (4-7)Mike Caldwell (7-4)CLE  A Thornton (10)Buddy Bell (15.3)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians1Box G2Jerry Augustine (7-8)Mike Paxton (3-4)MIL  B Oglivie (10)Ben Oglivie (28.6)
Detroit Tigers4Minnesota Twins8BoxDave Goltz (4-4)Jim Slaton (6-4)DET  J Thompson (16)Dan Ford (55.9)
California Angels3New York Yankees2BoxChris Knapp (7-5)Ed Figueroa (7-5)CAL  R Fairly (8)Ron Fairly (54.7)
Toronto Blue Jays2Texas Rangers3BoxReggie Cleveland (2-3)Tom Murphy (2-5)TOR  R Carty (9)Rico Carty (19.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Atlanta Braves8BoxPreston Hanna (6-1)Jim Bibby (5-4)ATL  R Office (3)  PIT  D Parker (11), W Stargell (8)Bob Beall (23.4)
St. Louis Cardinals2Cincinnati Reds4BoxFred Norman (8-3)Silvio Martinez (2-2)SLN  K Hernandez (7)Ken Griffey (21.9)
Chicago Cubs1Houston Astros3BoxTom Dixon (3-2)Dennis Lamp (2-7)NoneArt Howe (25.7)
Montreal Expos0Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxDon Sutton (6-6)Wayne Twitchell (3-6)NoneLee Lacy (19.0)
Philadelphia Phillies1San Diego Padres4BoxGaylord Perry (7-2)Dick Ruthven (2-7)NoneBill Almon (8.5)
New York Mets0San Francisco Giants3Box G1Vida Blue (9-4)Craig Swan (1-4)SFN  D Evans (7)Darrell Evans (12.5)
New York Mets3San Francisco Giants4Box G2Randy Moffitt (6-2)Dale Murray (2-3)NoneEd Kranepool (34.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox4520.692--34824717-1528-5L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3826.5946.524726320-1318-13W3Game Log
New York Yankees3726.5877.027722616-1721-9L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3727.5787.531726817-1620-11W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3131.50012.526225115-1816-13L7Game Log
Cleveland Indians2734.44316.023226411-2116-13L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2142.33323.02293188-2313-19L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals3329.532--27925614-1919-10L1Game Log
California Angels3331.5161.027027014-1719-14W1Game Log
Texas Rangers3231.5081.524124511-1721-14W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics3233.4922.520322412-1820-15L11Game Log
Chicago White Sox3132.4922.525924312-1719-15W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2735.4356.027627116-2011-15W6Game Log
Seattle Mariners2047.29915.52493437-2313-24W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs3426.567--25123915-1719-9L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies3128.5252.52632218-2023-8L2Game Log
Montreal Expos3332.5083.527324313-1720-15L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2932.4755.524827114-2015-12L1Game Log
New York Mets2938.4338.524528415-1814-20L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2344.34314.522229010-2613-18L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants4122.651--25120017-1424-8W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4025.6152.030527018-1422-11W5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3628.5625.532525615-1821-10W1Game Log
Houston Astros2832.46711.52312428-1720-15W2Game Log
San Diego Padres2935.45312.521825511-2218-13W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2536.41015.02142759-2216-14W1Game Log

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