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Baseball on Wednesday, June 28, 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 Royals5California Angels9BoxChris Knapp (8-6)Paul Splittorff (9-7)CAL  B Grich (4)Dave Machemer (16.3)
Detroit Tigers4Cleveland Indians3Box G1Jim Slaton (8-4)Rick Waits (5-8)CLE  G Alexander (14)Gary Alexander (18.2)
Detroit Tigers1Cleveland Indians2Box G2Mike Paxton (5-4)Milt Wilcox (4-7)NoneRusty Staub (15.6)
New York Yankees0Milwaukee Brewers5Box G1Mike Caldwell (8-5)Dick Tidrow (3-6)MIL  B Oglivie (12)Sixto Lezcano (22.2)
New York Yankees2Milwaukee Brewers7Box G2Jerry Augustine (9-8)Larry McCall (0-1)NoneSixto Lezcano (14.6)
Texas Rangers1Oakland Athletics2BoxPete Broberg (8-6)Len Barker (1-3)NoneJim Sundberg (18.3)
Chicago White Sox4Seattle Mariners2BoxKen Kravec (7-5)Glenn Abbott (3-5)CHA  J Orta (10)  SEA  B Robertson (4)Jorge Orta (44.9)
Baltimore Orioles2Toronto Blue Jays3BoxJim Clancy (5-7)Scott McGregor (8-6)TOR  R Carty (11)Andres Mora (11.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Atlanta Braves2BoxBurt Hooton (7-6)Phil Niekro (8-9)ATL  J Burroughs (8)  LAN  R Cey (10)Ron Cey (29.0)
New York Mets8Chicago Cubs9BoxRay Burris (5-5)Butch Metzger (1-3)NYN  T Grieve (2), E Maddox (1), J Stearns (7)Ron Hodges (32.3)
Cincinnati Reds0Houston Astros3BoxTom Dixon (4-3)Fred Norman (8-5)HOU  B Watson (9)Bob Watson (41.4)
Philadelphia Phillies7Montreal Expos5BoxJim Lonborg (7-5)Mike Garman (0-3)PHI  G Maddox (6)Garry Maddox (49.1)
St. Louis Cardinals7Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxRoy Thomas (1-0)Kent Tekulve (4-5)PIT  W Stargell (10)  SLN  K Hernandez (9)Phil Garner (50.3)
San Francisco Giants4San Diego Padres2Box G1Jim Barr (4-4)Randy Jones (5-7)NoneJohnnie LeMaster (12.2)
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres4Box G2Eric Rasmussen (5-7)Charlie Williams (1-1)SDN  D Winfield (14)Jerry Turner (20.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox5122.699--39627618-1633-6L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4331.5818.537631217-1626-15W4Game Log
New York Yankees4232.5689.532528020-2222-10L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4034.54111.529633522-2118-13L7Game Log
Detroit Tigers3636.50014.530229619-2017-16L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3339.45817.527830012-2321-16W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2647.35625.02923789-2617-21W4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers3933.542--28426012-1827-15L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals3834.5281.032230015-2123-13L2Game Log
California Angels3836.5142.030731717-2121-15W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics3638.4864.023326115-2221-16W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox3439.4665.530730114-1820-21W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins3041.4238.531633019-2311-18L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners2650.34215.029738512-2414-26L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies3830.559--29824210-2128-9W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs3733.5292.028629716-2321-10W1Game Log
Montreal Expos3737.5004.029827116-2021-17L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3437.4795.529030916-2118-16L3Game Log
New York Mets3244.42110.028032216-2016-24L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2947.38213.026532214-2815-19W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants4727.635--29623219-1628-11L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4430.5953.033229822-1922-11L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4132.5625.535328417-1924-13W2Game Log
San Diego Padres3639.48011.525428711-2225-17W1Game Log
Houston Astros3238.45713.026728310-2222-16W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2942.40816.524031212-2617-16L2Game Log

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