Baseball on Friday, August 04, 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
Minnesota Twins3California Angels12BoxAl Fitzmorris (1-1)Gary Serum (4-5)MIN  W Norwood (6)Ken Landreaux (24.5)
Chicago White Sox1Detroit Tigers7BoxKip Young (3-1)Wilbur Wood (10-9)DET  L Parrish (9), A Rodriguez (6)Alan Trammell (17.3)
Toronto Blue Jays5Kansas City Royals4BoxVictor Cruz (3-0)Al Hrabosky (4-5)NoneRick Bosetti (40.9)
Boston Red Sox2Milwaukee Brewers6BoxLary Sorensen (13-8)Bill Lee (10-7)MIL  S Bando (13), C Cooper (8), L Hisle (25), G Thomas (25)Gorman Thomas (14.9)
Baltimore Orioles2New York Yankees1BoxMike Flanagan (14-9)Ron Guidry (15-2)BAL  D DeCinces (19)Doug DeCinces (27.2)
Seattle Mariners1Oakland Athletics6BoxJohn Henry Johnson (9-6)Glenn Abbott (4-9)NoneWillie Horton (18.2)
Cleveland Indians0Texas Rangers8BoxFergie Jenkins (10-7)Rick Wise (8-14)NoneBump Wills (14.9)
Houston Astros2Atlanta Braves7BoxPhil Niekro (13-11)Mark Lemongello (7-10)ATL  J Burroughs (16)Jeff Burroughs (16.6)
Montreal Expos4Chicago Cubs6BoxRick Reuschel (10-9)Mike Garman (2-5)CHN  D Kingman (17)Bobby Murcer (40.9)
San Diego Padres3Cincinnati Reds2BoxBob Shirley (7-11)Doug Bair (4-4)NoneBroderick Perkins (34.4)
Philadelphia Phillies2Pittsburgh Pirates0Box G1Larry Christenson (8-10)Jim Rooker (6-8)NoneGarry Maddox (14.9)
Philadelphia Phillies2Pittsburgh Pirates5Box G2Don Robinson (6-5)Jim Kaat (5-4)PHI  G Luzinski (26)Frank Taveras (13.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers1San Francisco Giants2BoxVida Blue (16-4)Doug Rau (10-7)LAN  R Cey (13)  SFN  B Madlock (9)Larry Herndon (13.5)
New York Mets8St. Louis Cardinals3BoxCraig Swan (4-5)Bob Forsch (9-12)NoneJoel Youngblood (16.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6740.626--54342327-2940-11L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6144.5815.054643624-2637-18W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6047.5617.043848230-2730-20W2Game Log
New York Yankees5949.5468.547342527-2832-21L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers5849.5429.047943027-2931-20W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5155.48115.544845119-3332-22L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4067.37427.041952216-3724-30W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals5847.552--47941422-3036-17L4Game Log
California Angels5951.5362.546345025-2934-22W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5753.5183.538541326-3031-23W1Game Log
Texas Rangers5056.4728.542543118-3332-23W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4560.42913.045847825-3520-25L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox4561.42513.542748517-2928-32L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners3970.35821.043557816-3523-35L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies5747.548--44738819-3138-16L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5551.5193.042444825-3130-20W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5054.4817.040041921-3229-22W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5159.4649.045640922-3229-27L2Game Log
New York Mets4763.42713.043246321-3226-31W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4068.37019.036144419-3821-30L7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6644.600--45438729-2737-17W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6345.5832.047645229-2434-21L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6148.5604.549640228-3133-17L6Game Log
San Diego Padres5752.5238.540441622-3335-19W10Game Log
Atlanta Braves5057.46714.541048919-3231-25W1Game Log
Houston Astros4958.45815.540144414-3535-23L2Game Log


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