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Baseball on Sunday, August 13, 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
New York Yankees0Baltimore Orioles3BoxScott McGregor (12-10)Ed Figueroa (11-8)NoneDoug DeCinces (11.2)
Milwaukee Brewers3Boston Red Sox4BoxMike Torrez (14-6)Bill Castro (3-4)BOS  D Evans (22)  MIL  B Oglivie (14)Dwight Evans (56.6)
Detroit Tigers10Chicago White Sox2BoxDave Rozema (6-6)Mike Proly (2-2)DET  R Staub (19), L Whitaker (2)Steve Kemp (23.3)
Texas Rangers3Cleveland Indians2Box G1Doc Medich (6-6)Dave Freisleben (1-7)TEX  K Bevacqua (4)Andre Thornton (18.8)
Texas Rangers6Cleveland Indians5Box G2Steve Comer (5-3)Rick Wise (9-15)CLE  A Thornton (23)Paul Dade (34.8)
Oakland Athletics1Minnesota Twins3Box G1Gary Serum (6-5)Matt Keough (7-10)NoneMike Cubbage (14.3)
Oakland Athletics1Minnesota Twins2Box G2Roger Erickson (12-7)Mike Norris (0-1)NoneButch Wynegar (25.6)
California Angels1Seattle Mariners4BoxRick Honeycutt (5-7)Paul Hartzell (4-7)NoneDan Meyer (22.3)
Kansas City Royals2Toronto Blue Jays3BoxMike Willis (2-5)Al Hrabosky (5-6)KCA  A Cowens (4)Bob Bailor (34.4)
Atlanta Braves0Houston Astros3BoxVern Ruhle (2-0)Preston Hanna (7-11)HOU  B Watson (13)Bob Watson (15.4)
San Francisco Giants7Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxJohn Curtis (4-1)Charlie Hough (3-3)LAN  L Lacy (10), R Smith 2 (25)Dave Lopes (46.7)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos1BoxRick Reuschel (11-10)Scott Sanderson (0-1)CHN  D Kingman (18)Dave Kingman (27.9)
St. Louis Cardinals6New York Mets1BoxPete Vuckovich (10-9)Mike Bruhert (2-6)NoneMike Phillips (37.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates7Philadelphia Phillies3BoxDon Robinson (8-5)Larry Christenson (8-12)PHI  R Hebner (14)  PIT  D Parker (20)Dave Parker (26.1)
Cincinnati Reds2San Diego Padres3BoxEric Rasmussen (11-9)Fred Norman (10-7)NoneOscar Gamble (23.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7442.638--59445929-2945-13W3Game Log
New York Yankees6551.5609.050544428-3037-21L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6351.55310.052345229-3034-21W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6252.54411.057249125-3237-20L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6353.54311.045750530-3133-22W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5263.45221.548049720-3732-26L5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4670.39728.046555916-3930-31W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals6351.553--52645024-3339-18L2Game Log
California Angels6555.5423.050648229-3236-23L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6160.5045.541145427-3434-26L4Game Log
Texas Rangers5757.5006.046645523-3434-23W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins5165.44013.049851026-3725-28W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox4768.40916.545054818-3429-34L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4475.37021.547161819-3825-37W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies6351.553--49742022-3441-17L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5956.5134.545348326-3333-23W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5662.4759.048343424-3332-29L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5261.46010.543247323-3729-24W1Game Log
New York Mets4869.41016.545049522-3526-34L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4869.41016.540146222-3826-31W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6949.585--47842631-2938-20W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6850.5761.053642130-3138-19L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6750.5731.551348730-2737-23L2Game Log
San Diego Padres6058.5089.043144422-3838-20W2Game Log
Houston Astros5461.47013.543146117-3737-24W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5462.46614.043052922-3532-27L2Game Log

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