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 Monday, August 14, 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 Yankees4Baltimore Orioles1BoxRich Gossage (8-9)Jim Palmer (14-11)NYA  G Nettles (18)Mickey Rivers (28.0)
Milwaukee Brewers4Boston Red Sox3BoxLary Sorensen (14-8)Bill Lee (10-9)MIL  S Bando (14), J Wohlford (1)Jerry Remy (17.8)
Minnesota Twins3Cleveland Indians4BoxMike Paxton (9-6)Jeff Holly (0-1)NoneGary Alexander (16.8)
Kansas City Royals2Detroit Tigers11BoxMilt Wilcox (9-8)Rich Gale (13-4)DET  R LeFlore (7)Milt May (12.6)
Chicago White Sox3Texas Rangers4BoxFergie Jenkins (11-7)Francisco Barrios (7-10)NoneJuan Beniquez (34.8)
Atlanta Braves7Chicago Cubs13BoxLynn McGlothen (4-1)Mickey Mahler (4-6)ATL  J Burroughs (17), B Horner 2 (12), G Matthews (12)Dave Kingman (22.2)
Cincinnati Reds4Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJim Rooker (7-8)Paul Moskau (3-3)CIN  D Concepcion (6)  PIT  D Parker (21)Dave Parker (21.8)
Houston Astros6St. Louis Cardinals0BoxTom Dixon (6-9)Bob Forsch (9-14)HOU  A Howe (7)Art Howe (22.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7443.632--59746329-2945-14L1Game Log
New York Yankees6651.5648.050944529-3037-21W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6451.5579.053445429-3035-21W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6352.54810.057649426-3237-20W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6354.53811.045850930-3133-23L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5363.45720.548450020-3733-26W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4670.39727.546555916-3930-31W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals6352.548--52846124-3439-18L3Game Log
California Angels6555.5422.550648229-3236-23L2Game Log
Texas Rangers5857.5045.047045823-3435-23W5Game Log
Oakland Athletics6160.5045.041145427-3434-26L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins5166.43613.050151426-3825-28L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4769.40516.545355218-3529-34L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners4475.37021.047161819-3825-37W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies6351.553--49742022-3441-17L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6056.5174.046649026-3334-23W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5662.4759.048343424-3332-29L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5361.46510.043947723-3730-24W2Game Log
New York Mets4869.41016.545049522-3526-34L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4870.40717.040146822-3826-32L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6949.585--47842631-2938-20W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6850.5761.053642130-3138-19L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6751.5682.051749430-2837-23L3Game Log
San Diego Padres6058.5089.043144422-3838-20W2Game Log
Houston Astros5561.47413.043746118-3737-24W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves5463.46214.543754222-3632-27L3Game Log

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