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Baseball on Saturday, June 24, 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 Orioles3Boston Red Sox8BoxLuis Tiant (7-0)Scott McGregor (8-5)BAL  D DeCinces (7), R Dempsey (4), E Murray (15)  BOS  C Fisk (8), B Hobson (15)Carlton Fisk (26.3)
Minnesota Twins4Chicago White Sox7BoxWilbur Wood (7-5)Darrell Jackson (1-1)CHA  W Nordhagen (3), C Washington (2)Claudell Washington (55.8)
Toronto Blue Jays3Cleveland Indians12BoxMike Paxton (4-4)Jim Clancy (4-7)CLE  G Alexander (12)Jim Norris (24.7)
New York Yankees3Detroit Tigers4BoxJim Slaton (7-4)Dick Tidrow (3-5)NoneJason Thompson (34.9)
Oakland Athletics5Kansas City Royals7BoxAndy Hassler (1-3)Steve Renko (2-3)KCA  P LaCock (1)Pete LaCock (19.4)
Seattle Mariners0Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJerry Augustine (8-8)Jim Colborn (1-6)MIL  L Hisle (12), G Thomas (17)Charlie Moore (14.7)
California Angels0Texas Rangers3BoxJon Matlack (6-8)Dave Frost (0-1)TEX  B Thompson (1)Richie Zisk (16.3)
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxDon Sutton (7-6)Tom Hume (2-7)CIN  G Foster (16), C Geronimo (5)Billy North (26.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates7New York Mets4BoxKent Tekulve (4-4)Paul Siebert (0-1)NYN  W Montanez (10)  PIT  J Milner (2), D Parker (12)John Milner (32.6)
Chicago Cubs2Philadelphia Phillies6BoxJim Kaat (4-1)Ken Holtzman (1-2)PHI  M Schmidt (11)Jim Kaat (9.9)
Houston Astros5San Diego Padres6BoxRollie Fingers (3-7)Ken Forsch (2-3)SDN  D Winfield (12)Bill Almon (66.2)
Atlanta Braves1San Francisco Giants2BoxJim Barr (3-4)Phil Niekro (8-8)NoneRoger Metzger (34.6)
Montreal Expos2St. Louis Cardinals0BoxWoodie Fryman (3-5)Silvio Martinez (2-3)NoneEllis Valentine (23.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox4921.700--38426817-1532-6W3Game Log
New York Yankees4029.5808.531225819-2021-9L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4029.5808.527328922-1618-13L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers3930.5659.533529217-1622-14W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3433.50713.528528117-1817-15W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3036.45517.026328112-2318-13W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2146.31326.52463528-2513-21L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals3731.544--30628014-1923-12W1Game Log
Texas Rangers3732.5360.527325711-1726-15W5Game Log
California Angels3634.5142.029329717-2019-14L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics3437.4794.522425414-2220-15L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3236.4715.027926812-1720-19W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins2839.4188.529129817-2111-18L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2448.33315.027136011-2413-24L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies3529.547--2852308-2027-9W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs3531.5301.026326916-2219-9L5Game Log
Montreal Expos3634.5143.028325516-1920-15W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3234.4854.026928615-2117-13W1Game Log
New York Mets3141.4318.025629715-1816-23L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2546.35213.523530011-2714-19L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants4424.647--26821217-1427-10W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4228.6003.031928120-1722-11L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3930.5655.534127215-1824-12W2Game Log
San Diego Padres3237.46412.523226711-2221-15W3Game Log
Houston Astros3035.46212.524926210-2020-15L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2739.40916.022229111-2516-14L3Game Log

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