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Baseball on Saturday, July 29, 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
California Angels2Baltimore Orioles1BoxPaul Hartzell (2-6)Dennis Martinez (7-8)NoneJoe Rudi (52.4)
Kansas City Royals0Boston Red Sox1BoxJim Wright (6-2)Dennis Leonard (12-12)NoneGarry Hancock (9.8)
Texas Rangers2Chicago White Sox6BoxSteve Stone (9-7)Fergie Jenkins (9-7)CHA  J Orta (13)  TEX  A Oliver (10)Lamar Johnson (21.3)
Oakland Athletics6Cleveland Indians5BoxSteve Renko (5-5)Rick Wise (8-13)CLE  G Alexander (20), A Thornton (21)  OAK  M Page (12)Mike Edwards (17.2)
Seattle Mariners1Detroit Tigers9BoxKip Young (2-1)Rick Honeycutt (4-6)NoneJason Thompson (26.0)
Minnesota Twins3New York Yankees7BoxKen Clay (2-3)Darrell Jackson (3-4)NoneLou Piniella (25.0)
Milwaukee Brewers3Toronto Blue Jays4BoxDave Lemanczyk (4-12)Lary Sorensen (12-8)MIL  D May (2)  TOR  J Mayberry (16)Gorman Thomas (16.9)
Montreal Expos6Atlanta Braves9BoxJamie Easterly (3-6)Mike Garman (1-4)ATL  J Burroughs (14), B Horner 2 (9)  MON  A Dawson (16)Biff Pocoroba (32.2)
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds6BoxPaul Moskau (2-2)Jim Lonborg (7-9)CIN  G Foster (24), P Moskau (1)Paul Moskau (18.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDon Sutton (11-9)Don Robinson (5-5)PIT  W Stargell (15)Willie Stargell (14.2)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Diego Padres7BoxBob Owchinko (7-7)Pete Vuckovich (8-8)SDN  G Richards (3)Gene Richards (23.9)
Chicago Cubs5San Francisco Giants3BoxGuillermo Hernandez (6-2)Gary Lavelle (9-8)CHN  B Murcer (6)Manny Trillo (38.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6437.634--51440225-2839-9W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5842.5805.551841722-2436-18L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5745.5597.542246529-2728-18L1Game Log
New York Yankees5645.5548.044840127-2829-17W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5448.52910.545241126-2828-20W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4853.47516.043343219-3229-21L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3865.36927.039949815-3723-28W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals5743.570--46739721-2736-16L1Game Log
California Angels5549.5294.043143924-2931-20W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5351.5106.036839223-2830-23W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4952.4858.540940818-2931-23L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4455.44412.543844024-3020-25L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4258.42015.040645616-2626-32W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3668.34623.040855516-3320-35L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies5444.551--42536618-2936-15L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5149.5104.040643325-2926-20W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4751.4807.038240519-3028-21L7Game Log
Montreal Expos4857.4579.542639521-3127-26L1Game Log
New York Mets4560.42912.540944119-2926-31L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4063.38816.535042319-3421-29L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6142.592--43537028-2533-17L3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6142.592--48438328-2633-16W5Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6043.5831.045642627-2333-20W2Game Log
San Diego Padres5252.5009.539140821-3331-19W5Game Log
Atlanta Braves4854.47112.538345519-3229-22W1Game Log
Houston Astros4656.45114.538542714-3432-22W5Game Log

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