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Baseball on Sunday, July 09, 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
Seattle Mariners11California Angels7BoxEnrique Romo (6-2)Nolan Ryan (3-8)CAL  D Baylor (21)Tom Paciorek (50.7)
Toronto Blue Jays3Chicago White Sox5BoxSteve Stone (7-6)Tom Underwood (5-8)NoneLamar Johnson (40.4)
Boston Red Sox1Cleveland Indians7BoxRick Wise (7-11)Allen Ripley (2-5)CLE  B Bell (5)Buddy Bell (27.8)
Baltimore Orioles4Kansas City Royals10BoxDennis Leonard (9-11)Mike Flanagan (12-6)BAL  D DeCinces (10)  KCA  D Porter (7), J Wathan (1)Darrell Porter (12.7)
New York Yankees4Milwaukee Brewers8BoxBill Travers (5-4)Don Gullett (4-2)NYA  M Rivers (5)Robin Yount (32.7)
Minnesota Twins7Oakland Athletics0BoxDave Goltz (8-5)Pete Broberg (9-7)MIN  H Powell (2)Hosken Powell (12.2)
Detroit Tigers3Texas Rangers4BoxJim Umbarger (4-6)Jim Slaton (8-6)DET  S Kemp (7), M May (8)John Ellis (31.4)
San Diego Padres2Atlanta Braves5BoxPreston Hanna (7-5)Bob Shirley (5-10)ATL  J Burroughs (10)Gary Matthews (29.3)
San Francisco Giants2Cincinnati Reds8BoxTom Hume (3-9)Ed Halicki (4-3)NoneDan Driessen (29.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Houston Astros5BoxJ.R. Richard (8-9)Don Sutton (9-7)NoneJ.R. Richard (17.4)
Chicago Cubs4New York Mets1BoxMike Krukow (3-0)Pat Zachry (10-4)CHN  B Murcer (5)Bobby Murcer (24.6)
Montreal Expos7Philadelphia Phillies8BoxTug McGraw (8-3)Darold Knowles (2-2)MON  G Carter 2 (10), D Cash (2), A Dawson (12), E Valentine (14)  PHI  R Hebner 2 (9)Gary Carter (66.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates6St. Louis Cardinals1BoxBert Blyleven (9-5)Bob Forsch (9-8)SLN  G Hendrick (9)Ken Macha (41.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox5726.687--45432223-2034-6L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4835.5789.042134519-2029-15W3Game Log
New York Yankees4638.54811.537032921-2725-11L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4540.52913.033038923-2522-15L4Game Log
Detroit Tigers4242.50015.536935722-2520-17L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3946.45919.033736714-2725-19W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3253.37626.033641313-3019-23L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels4640.535--37237019-2327-17L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4440.5241.037734816-2528-15W3Game Log
Texas Rangers4241.5062.532631713-2329-18W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4344.4943.528931118-2325-21L5Game Log
Minnesota Twins3942.4814.537735823-2316-19W8Game Log
Chicago White Sox3846.4527.035136615-2123-25W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3058.34117.034746413-2717-31W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies4734.580--35730016-2331-11W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4339.5244.533935221-2522-14W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4041.4947.031733318-2322-18W1Game Log
Montreal Expos4145.4778.534531719-2522-20L1Game Log
New York Mets3650.41913.532436117-2219-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3453.39116.029536017-2917-24L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants5234.605--36430222-2130-13L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5036.5812.041932924-2126-15L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4937.5703.037334622-2027-17W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4245.48310.531134317-2825-17L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves3747.44014.031339014-2823-19W1Game Log
Houston Astros3646.43914.031433811-2425-22W1Game Log

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