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Baseball on Thursday, July 27, 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
Oakland Athletics7Chicago White Sox4BoxBob Lacey (7-5)Ken Kravec (7-9)OAK  W Horton (7)Willie Horton (26.1)
Baltimore Orioles7Detroit Tigers3BoxScott McGregor (11-9)Jim Slaton (10-8)BAL  E Murray (19), K Singleton (12)Eddie Murray (16.7)
Seattle Mariners1Kansas City Royals3BoxLarry Gura (8-2)Paul Mitchell (5-11)NoneSteve Braun (25.5)
California Angels3Milwaukee Brewers6BoxMike Caldwell (13-5)Nolan Ryan (5-9)MIL  G Thomas (23)Don Money (17.9)
Toronto Blue Jays3Minnesota Twins6BoxStan Perzanowski (1-0)Jim Clancy (7-8)MIN  M Cubbage (5)Mike Cubbage (23.0)
Cleveland Indians0New York Yankees11Box G1Ed Figueroa (10-7)David Clyde (5-6)NYA  R Jackson (15)Reggie Jackson (10.7)
Cleveland Indians17New York Yankees5Box G2Don Hood (5-4)Catfish Hunter (3-4)NoneTom Veryzer (15.1)
Boston Red Sox1Texas Rangers3BoxJon Matlack (8-8)Luis Tiant (7-3)BOS  S Bowen (1)  TEX  M Hargrove (6), B Wills (6)Bobby Bonds (39.0)
New York Mets3Houston Astros8BoxJ.R. Richard (10-9)Tom Hausman (2-1)NYN  W Montanez (14)Terry Puhl (14.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Diego Padres6BoxBob Shirley (6-11)Ed Whitson (3-4)PIT  P Garner (5), E Ott (6), B Robinson (7)Fernando Gonzalez (29.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6336.636--51339825-2838-8L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5840.5924.551341022-2236-18W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5644.5607.541645929-2727-17W1Game Log
New York Yankees5544.5568.043639127-2828-16L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5248.52011.543940726-2826-20L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4752.47516.042442419-3228-20W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3665.35628.039249315-3721-28L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals5642.571--46339620-2636-16W2Game Log
California Angels5448.5294.042543323-2831-20L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5250.5106.036038322-2730-23W2Game Log
Texas Rangers4851.4858.539839717-2831-23W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins4354.44312.542842823-2920-25W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4157.41815.039544516-2625-31L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners3666.35322.040454216-3120-35L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies5342.558--41035617-2736-15L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs4949.5005.540043023-2926-20L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4749.4906.537839619-2828-21L5Game Log
Montreal Expos4755.4619.541237920-2927-26L6Game Log
New York Mets4559.43312.540643719-2826-31L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4061.39616.034440819-3221-29W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6140.604--43236428-2533-15L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5942.5842.047537928-2631-16W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5842.5802.544641127-2331-19L2Game Log
San Diego Padres5052.49011.537640221-3329-19W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves4653.46514.036744119-3227-21W4Game Log
Houston Astros4556.44616.038142414-3431-22W4Game Log

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