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Baseball on Thursday, August 03, 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
Milwaukee Brewers2Baltimore Orioles3BoxDennis Martinez (8-8)Jerry Augustine (10-10)BAL  E Murray (21), K Singleton (14)Lee May (38.8)
Oakland Athletics1California Angels8BoxPaul Hartzell (3-6)Steve Renko (5-6)CAL  K Landreaux (2)Ken Landreaux (20.7)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers5BoxBob Sykes (6-5)Lerrin LaGrow (2-4)CHA  E Soderholm (16)  DET  M May (9), R Staub (17)Tim Corcoran (18.6)
Boston Red Sox8New York Yankees1BoxMike Torrez (13-6)Jim Beattie (2-6)BOS  B Bailey (4), F Lynn (18), J Rice (25)Jerry Remy (16.4)
Minnesota Twins5Seattle Mariners6BoxEnrique Romo (9-3)Mike Marshall (5-10)MIN  R Smalley (14)  SEA  L Roberts (17)Roy Smalley (34.7)
St. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs3BoxDonnie Moore (6-4)Pete Vuckovich (8-9)NoneBobby Murcer (33.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers4San Francisco Giants5BoxRandy Moffitt (7-4)Terry Forster (3-4)LAN  L Lacy (8)  SFN  W McCovey (11)Lee Lacy (27.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6739.632--54141727-2840-11W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6044.5776.054043424-2636-18L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5947.5578.043648129-2730-20W1Game Log
New York Yankees5948.5518.547242327-2832-20L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5749.53810.047242927-2930-20W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5154.48615.544844319-3232-22W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3967.36828.041451815-3724-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals5846.558--47540922-3036-16L3Game Log
California Angels5851.5322.545144725-2933-22W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5653.5144.537941226-3030-23L2Game Log
Texas Rangers4956.4679.541743118-3331-23L5Game Log
Minnesota Twins4559.43313.045546625-3420-25L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox4560.42913.542647817-2828-32L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners3969.36121.043457216-3423-35W3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies5646.549--44338318-3038-16W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5451.5143.541844425-3129-20W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4953.4807.039541521-3228-21W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5158.4688.545240322-3129-27L1Game Log
New York Mets4663.42213.542446020-3226-31L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4067.37418.535843619-3821-29L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6544.596--45238629-2736-17W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6344.5891.047444929-2434-20W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6147.5653.549540028-3033-17L5Game Log
San Diego Padres5652.5198.540141421-3335-19W9Game Log
Houston Astros4957.46214.539943714-3435-23L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4957.46214.540348719-3230-25L1Game Log

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