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Baseball on Tuesday, August 01, 1978


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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox5Boston Red Sox2BoxMike Proly (2-0)Luis Tiant (7-4)CHA  L Johnson (7), B Molinaro (5)Lamar Johnson (31.7)
Oakland Athletics1California Angels0BoxRick Langford (4-7)Nolan Ryan (5-10)NoneMiguel Dilone (15.8)
Kansas City Royals1Cleveland Indians2BoxJim Kern (8-5)Steve Mingori (1-3)NoneJohnny Grubb (27.0)
Texas Rangers1New York Yankees8BoxCatfish Hunter (4-4)Jon Matlack (8-9)NYA  R Jackson (16)  TEX  B Bonds (20)Willie Randolph (16.6)
Minnesota Twins6Seattle Mariners13BoxTom House (5-4)Stan Perzanowski (1-1)MIN  R Smalley 2 (13)  SEA  B Stinson (8)Leon Roberts (42.6)
Detroit Tigers3Toronto Blue Jays2BoxJim Slaton (11-8)Jim Clancy (7-9)NoneAlvis Woods (20.5)
Cincinnati Reds4Atlanta Braves16BoxLarry McWilliams (3-0)Pedro Borbon (5-2)ATL  B Bonnell (1), B Horner (10), D Murphy (17)  CIN  J Bench (16), D Concepcion (5)Barry Bonnell (33.9)
St. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs4BoxDennis Lamp (5-10)Silvio Martinez (5-5)SLN  K Reitz (8)Bill Buckner (47.9)
San Francisco Giants2Houston Astros4BoxJ.R. Richard (11-9)Bob Knepper (11-8)NoneJ.R. Richard (17.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Montreal Expos4BoxSteve Rogers (12-7)Jim Bibby (6-5)MON  A Dawson (19)Andre Dawson (19.4)
New York Mets5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxKevin Kobel (2-2)Steve Carlton (9-11)NYN  J Stearns (12), J Youngblood (5)  PHI  R Hebner (13)John Stearns (42.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers0San Diego Padres1BoxRandy Jones (9-9)Burt Hooton (11-8)NoneDave Winfield (11.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6539.625--52641125-2840-11L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5943.5785.053342823-2536-18L1Game Log
New York Yankees5946.5626.546640827-2832-18W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5846.5587.043047429-2729-19W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5649.5339.546742527-2929-20W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5054.48115.044344119-3231-22W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3967.36827.041451815-3724-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals5845.563--47340422-2936-16L2Game Log
California Angels5651.5234.043544425-2931-22L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5651.5234.037639626-2830-23W4Game Log
Texas Rangers4956.46710.041743118-3331-23L5Game Log
Minnesota Twins4557.44112.544945725-3220-25L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4559.43313.542247317-2728-32W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3769.34922.542556616-3421-35W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies5546.545--43537718-3037-16L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5251.5054.041244025-3127-20W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4853.4757.039241520-3228-21L2Game Log
Montreal Expos5157.4727.545240022-3129-26W3Game Log
New York Mets4662.42612.541845220-3126-31W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4065.38117.035443019-3621-29L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6344.589--44338028-2735-17L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6244.5850.546844728-2434-20L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6145.5751.549039328-2833-17L3Game Log
San Diego Padres5552.5148.039941321-3334-19W8Game Log
Houston Astros4956.46713.039743314-3435-22W8Game Log
Atlanta Braves4956.46713.040148119-3230-24W1Game Log


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