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Baseball on Sunday, July 16, 1978

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Texas Rangers1Baltimore Orioles2BoxDon Stanhouse (3-5)Reggie Cleveland (2-5)NoneMike Hargrove (11.4)
Minnesota Twins3Boston Red Sox5Box G1Dennis Eckersley (11-2)Roric Harrison (0-1)NoneJack Brohamer (40.9)
Minnesota Twins2Boston Red Sox3Box G2Jim Wright (5-1)Roger Erickson (9-6)BOS  F Lynn (16)  MIN  W Norwood (4)Fred Lynn (31.2)
Detroit Tigers4California Angels0BoxJack Billingham (8-5)Dave Frost (2-2)DET  R Staub (12)Rusty Staub (18.4)
Chicago White Sox1Milwaukee Brewers10BoxBill Travers (6-4)Steve Stone (7-7)MIL  D Money (6)Paul Molitor (21.6)
Kansas City Royals3New York Yankees1BoxLarry Gura (7-2)Jim Beattie (2-4)KCA  A Otis (14)  NYA  G Nettles (16)Amos Otis (19.9)
Toronto Blue Jays5Oakland Athletics8BoxElias Sosa (7-2)Mike Willis (1-5)OAK  J Wallis (6)  TOR  J Mayberry (15)Willie Horton (36.3)
Cleveland Indians8Seattle Mariners4BoxDavid Clyde (5-5)Paul Mitchell (5-9)CLE  G Alexander (19)Bernie Carbo (17.2)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves2BoxDick Ruthven (6-8)Preston Hanna (7-6)ATL  D Murphy (12)  PHI  J Cardenal (4)Richie Hebner (9.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Chicago Cubs3Box G1Mike Krukow (4-0)Rick Rhoden (7-5)NoneDave Rader (28.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Chicago Cubs3Box G2Burt Hooton (9-7)Ray Burris (5-7)LAN  D Baker (7)Dusty Baker (13.3)
New York Mets2Cincinnati Reds9BoxTom Hume (4-9)Kevin Kobel (1-2)CIN  D Concepcion (3), G Foster (19)Ken Henderson (17.8)
Houston Astros1Montreal Expos6BoxDan Schatzeder (3-1)Floyd Bannister (3-5)NoneDave Cash (19.1)
San Diego Padres2Pittsburgh Pirates3Box G1Ed Whitson (3-3)Rollie Fingers (4-9)PIT  W Stargell (14)Willie Stargell (22.3)
San Diego Padres6Pittsburgh Pirates10Box G2Grant Jackson (4-3)Dennis Kinney (0-3)PIT  B Robinson (6)  SDN  G Tenace 2 (10)Gene Tenace (72.6)
San Francisco Giants4St. Louis Cardinals9Box G1Silvio Martinez (4-3)Jim Barr (4-7)SFN  J Clark (16), L Herndon (1)Ted Simmons (36.2)
San Francisco Giants6St. Louis Cardinals0Box G2Ed Halicki (5-3)John Urrea (3-9)NoneMike Sadek (23.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6028.682--47734723-2037-8W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5136.5868.544935819-2032-16W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4941.54412.035441523-2526-16W1Game Log
New York Yankees4741.53413.038135221-2726-14L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers4444.50016.037936424-2720-17W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4148.46119.536538616-2925-19W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3257.36028.534543213-3419-23L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels4941.544--38237619-2330-18L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4741.5341.039936619-2628-15W3Game Log
Texas Rangers4543.5113.036133816-2529-18L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4645.5053.530833218-2328-22W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins3947.4538.039338423-2816-19L5Game Log
Chicago White Sox3949.4439.036538716-2423-25L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners3260.34818.036348413-2719-33L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies4836.571--36531217-2531-11W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4542.5174.535537421-2524-17L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4343.5006.034035318-2325-20W2Game Log
Montreal Expos4447.4847.537232719-2525-22W2Game Log
New York Mets3753.41114.033838518-2519-28L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3755.40215.031537417-2920-26L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants5536.604--38632125-2330-13W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5238.5782.539736022-2030-18W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5239.5713.043034626-2426-15W1Game Log
San Diego Padres4448.47811.533436619-3125-17L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves3948.44814.032539814-2825-20L1Game Log
Houston Astros3849.43715.032436513-2725-22L2Game Log

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