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Baseball on Monday, June 26, 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
Kansas City Royals4California Angels0BoxRich Gale (7-2)Frank Tanana (11-4)KCA  A Kusnyer (1)Art Kusnyer (19.4)
Detroit Tigers4Cleveland Indians5BoxDon Hood (4-3)Jack Billingham (5-5)CLE  G Alexander (13)Gary Alexander (22.6)
Minnesota Twins2Milwaukee Brewers8BoxLary Sorensen (10-4)Gary Serum (3-3)MIL  S Bando (9), D Davis (3), B Oglivie (11)Dick Davis (25.1)
Boston Red Sox4New York Yankees1BoxDennis Eckersley (8-2)Andy Messersmith (0-2)BOS  C Fisk (9), J Rice (23)Jim Rice (30.2)
Chicago White Sox3Seattle Mariners8BoxPaul Mitchell (4-7)Francisco Barrios (5-7)CHA  C Lemon (7), B Molinaro (2), E Soderholm (7)  SEA  J Cruz (1), B Stinson (5)Bob Stinson (25.5)
Baltimore Orioles10Toronto Blue Jays24BoxTom Underwood (4-7)Mike Flanagan (11-5)BAL  L May 2 (15), B Smith (4)  TOR  J Mayberry 2 (12)Dave McKay (24.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Atlanta Braves5BoxAdrian Devine (5-3)Rick Rhoden (6-4)ATL  B Horner (2), G Matthews (9), R Office (6)  LAN  R Monday (13)Bob Horner (24.8)
New York Mets9Chicago Cubs10BoxLynn McGlothen (1-0)Butch Metzger (1-2)CHN  D Rader (2)  NYN  S Henderson (8), E Kranepool (2), L Mazzilli (6), W Montanez (11)Dave Rader (61.1)
Cincinnati Reds4Houston Astros3BoxTom Seaver (9-5)Mark Lemongello (6-7)NoneBob Watson (33.7)
Philadelphia Phillies1Montreal Expos5BoxSteve Rogers (9-7)Steve Carlton (8-7)MON  L Parrish (8)Andre Dawson (20.7)
St. Louis Cardinals8Pittsburgh Pirates11BoxEd Whitson (2-2)John Urrea (2-8)PIT  E Ott (5), D Parker (13)  SLN  K Reitz (6), T Simmons (8)Dave Parker (34.1)
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres2BoxRollie Fingers (4-7)Gary Lavelle (5-6)SDN  D Winfield (13)Dave Winfield (29.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox5121.708--39227018-1533-6W5Game Log
New York Yankees4130.5779.531726420-2021-10L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4031.56310.528431722-1818-13L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4031.56310.535130417-1623-15W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3435.49315.529129017-1917-16L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3237.46417.527228912-2320-14W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2347.32927.02743669-2614-21W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals3832.543--31328615-1923-13W1Game Log
Texas Rangers3832.543--28025711-1727-15W6Game Log
California Angels3636.5003.029330817-2119-15L5Game Log
Oakland Athletics3537.4864.023025715-2220-15W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3239.4516.529329312-1820-21L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins3040.4298.031031719-2211-18L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2648.35114.028937112-2414-24W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies3630.545--2902378-2128-9L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs3632.5291.027528216-2320-9W1Game Log
Montreal Expos3735.5143.029326316-2021-15W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3434.5003.028429416-2118-13W3Game Log
New York Mets3143.4199.026531115-1916-24L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2647.35613.525031611-2815-19L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants4526.634--28222517-1528-11L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4428.6111.532828822-1722-11W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers3932.5496.034728215-1924-13L2Game Log
San Diego Padres3537.48610.524727311-2224-15W6Game Log
Houston Astros3038.44113.525727910-2220-16L5Game Log
Atlanta Braves2940.42015.023830612-2617-14W2Game Log

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