Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.

Baseball on Sunday, July 30, 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 Angels4Baltimore Orioles2BoxDave Frost (3-4)Mike Flanagan (13-9)NoneJoe Rudi (16.6)
Kansas City Royals2Boston Red Sox1BoxPaul Splittorff (12-9)Bill Lee (10-6)NoneDwight Evans (11.5)
Texas Rangers4Chicago White Sox5Box G1Lerrin LaGrow (2-3)Reggie Cleveland (3-7)NoneLamar Johnson (73.9)
Texas Rangers2Chicago White Sox4Box G2Francisco Barrios (7-9)Doyle Alexander (6-8)NoneBob Molinaro (30.0)
Oakland Athletics5Cleveland Indians4BoxElias Sosa (8-2)Jim Kern (7-5)CLE  B Diaz (1)Jeff Newman (41.1)
Seattle Mariners4Detroit Tigers5BoxMilt Wilcox (8-8)Glenn Abbott (4-8)SEA  R Jones (4), L Roberts (16)Steve Kemp (24.7)
Minnesota Twins3New York Yankees4Box G1Rich Gossage (7-9)Mike Marshall (5-9)MIN  C Kusick (3)Lou Piniella (23.4)
Minnesota Twins2New York Yankees0Box G2Dave Goltz (10-7)Jim Beattie (2-5)NoneRoy Smalley (15.6)
Milwaukee Brewers10Toronto Blue Jays5BoxRandy Stein (3-2)Tom Murphy (4-8)MIL  D Davis (5)  TOR  R Bosetti (4), J Mayberry (17)Roy Howell (36.8)
Montreal Expos19Atlanta Braves0BoxWoodie Fryman (6-7)Tommy Boggs (2-6)MON  D Cash (3), A Dawson 2 (18), L Parrish 3 (13), T Perez (9), C Speier (5)Larry Parrish (23.4)
Philadelphia Phillies3Cincinnati Reds5BoxTom Hume (5-10)Larry Christenson (7-10)CIN  D Driessen (13), G Foster (25)  PHI  L Bowa (3)Dan Driessen (15.3)
New York Mets3Houston Astros4BoxJoaquin Andujar (4-4)Dwight Bernard (0-1)NoneBruce Bochy (55.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxJim Rooker (6-7)Doug Rau (10-6)LAN  S Garvey (14)  PIT  D Parker (16)Phil Garner (15.2)
St. Louis Cardinals2San Diego Padres3BoxGaylord Perry (12-4)Bob Forsch (9-11)SDN  O Gamble (7), D Winfield (18)Oscar Gamble (26.6)
Chicago Cubs2San Francisco Giants4Box G1Jim Barr (6-8)Rick Reuschel (9-9)NoneJim Dwyer (16.7)
Chicago Cubs0San Francisco Giants1Box G2Vida Blue (15-4)Dave Roberts (4-6)NoneJack Clark (4.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6438.627--51540425-2839-10L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5942.5844.552842223-2436-18W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5746.5537.542446929-2728-19L2Game Log
New York Yankees5746.5537.545240627-2830-18L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5548.5349.545741526-2829-20W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians4854.47116.043743719-3229-22L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3866.36527.040450815-3723-29L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals5843.574--46939822-2736-16W1Game Log
California Angels5649.5334.043544125-2931-20W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5451.5146.037339624-2830-23W2Game Log
Texas Rangers4954.47610.041541718-3131-23L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins4556.44613.044344425-3120-25W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4458.43114.541546216-2628-32W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners3669.34324.041256016-3420-35L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies5445.545--42837118-3036-15L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs5151.5004.540843825-3126-20L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4851.4856.038740820-3028-21W1Game Log
Montreal Expos4957.4628.544539522-3127-26W1Game Log
New York Mets4561.42512.541244519-3026-31L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4064.38516.535242619-3521-29L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6342.600--44037228-2535-17W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6143.5871.548738828-2633-17L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6143.5871.546142927-2334-20W3Game Log
San Diego Padres5352.50510.039441021-3332-19W6Game Log
Atlanta Braves4855.46614.038347419-3229-23L1Game Log
Houston Astros4756.45615.038943014-3433-22W6Game Log

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