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Baseball on Monday, August 28, 1978

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Oakland Athletics3Baltimore Orioles7BoxJim Palmer (16-12)Bob Lacey (8-9)BAL  D DeCinces (22), K Singleton (18)  OAK  R Carty (24)Lee May (39.7)
Seattle Mariners9Boston Red Sox10BoxBob Stanley (12-1)Enrique Romo (10-6)BOS  J Rice (34)George Scott (54.0)
Milwaukee Brewers10Detroit Tigers1BoxJerry Augustine (12-12)Dave Rozema (6-9)MIL  R Yount (4)Robin Yount (14.0)
Chicago White Sox2Kansas City Royals3BoxAl Hrabosky (6-6)Ken Kravec (10-12)NoneHal McRae (29.8)
California Angels1New York Yankees4BoxEd Figueroa (13-9)Frank Tanana (16-9)CAL  J Rudi (13)Reggie Jackson (14.8)
Toronto Blue Jays3Texas Rangers11BoxSteve Comer (7-3)Tom Underwood (6-11)TEX  T Harrah (6), A Oliver (13), B Wills (7), R Zisk (16)  TOR  A Ashby (9), J Mayberry (20)Kurt Bevacqua (31.4)
Chicago Cubs3Atlanta Braves4BoxPhil Niekro (16-14)Donnie Moore (8-6)ATL  J Burroughs 2 (20)Jeff Burroughs (41.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Cincinnati Reds1BoxJohn Candelaria (10-11)Fred Norman (10-8)CIN  G Foster (30)Bill Robinson (21.3)
Montreal Expos0Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxBurt Hooton (15-8)Steve Rogers (13-10)LAN  L Lacy (11), D Lopes (14)Dave Lopes (16.7)
Philadelphia Phillies6San Diego Padres1BoxJim Kaat (7-5)Randy Jones (11-12)NoneJerry Martin (15.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8247.636--65751233-3349-14W4Game Log
New York Yankees7454.5787.556247433-3341-21W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7456.5698.565954028-3446-22W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7258.55410.559851532-3240-26L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7158.55011.052054234-3537-23W7Game Log
Cleveland Indians5673.43426.053757022-4434-29L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5379.40230.551663519-4734-32L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7059.543--57751528-4042-19W2Game Log
California Angels7062.5301.554053129-3641-26L4Game Log
Texas Rangers6564.5045.052150126-3839-26W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6271.46610.044352427-3835-33L8Game Log
Minnesota Twins5774.43514.055858328-4029-34W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5574.42615.050058822-3833-36L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4981.37721.551667419-4230-39L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies6959.539--55847625-3644-23W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs6663.5123.551955129-3737-26L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6564.5044.551352328-3937-25W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6170.4669.551548226-3635-34L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5773.43813.048552227-3930-34W4Game Log
New York Mets5278.40018.048754524-3728-41L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7754.588--59247136-3341-21W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants7655.5801.052746436-3340-22W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7160.5426.056856933-3138-29L5Game Log
San Diego Padres6963.5238.548048629-4040-23L1Game Log
Houston Astros6169.46915.549352119-4442-25L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5773.43819.549161824-4033-33W1Game Log

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