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Baseball on Tuesday, August 29, 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
Oakland Athletics2Baltimore Orioles6BoxDennis Martinez (11-10)Mike Norris (0-2)BAL  R Dauer (6)  OAK  R Carty (25), W Gross (7)Lee May (13.1)
Seattle Mariners5Boston Red Sox10BoxDick Drago (3-4)Byron McLaughlin (2-5)BOS  G Scott (11)  SEA  C Reynolds (5), B Stein (4)George Scott (34.3)
Milwaukee Brewers6Cleveland Indians0BoxAndy Replogle (7-2)Rick Wise (9-17)MIL  B Martinez (1), D Money (10)Buck Martinez (18.5)
Minnesota Twins2Detroit Tigers4BoxMilt Wilcox (12-8)Dave Goltz (10-9)MIN  M Cubbage (7)Alan Trammell (27.0)
Chicago White Sox9Kansas City Royals3BoxMike Proly (5-2)Rich Gale (13-7)NoneEric Soderholm (16.2)
California Angels3New York Yankees4BoxRich Gossage (9-10)Dave LaRoche (9-6)CAL  D Baylor (27), J Rudi (14)  NYA  R Jackson (19)Reggie Jackson (30.9)
Toronto Blue Jays4Texas Rangers1BoxBalor Moore (6-5)Jon Matlack (12-11)TEX  J Beniquez (8)  TOR  O Velez (7)Otto Velez (21.2)
Chicago Cubs3Atlanta Braves4BoxEddie Solomon (4-4)Lynn McGlothen (4-2)ATL  G Matthews (15)Gary Matthews (58.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Cincinnati Reds0BoxBert Blyleven (12-8)Mike LaCoss (3-5)PIT  W Stargell (20)Dave Parker (16.8)
St. Louis Cardinals3Houston Astros6BoxKen Forsch (8-4)Pete Vuckovich (12-10)SLN  T Simmons (18)Art Howe (24.9)
Montreal Expos1Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxTommy John (16-9)Hal Dues (5-6)LAN  J Ferguson (13)Joe Ferguson (40.9)
Philadelphia Phillies9San Diego Padres5BoxDick Ruthven (12-9)Bob Owchinko (8-11)PHI  J Martin (9)Jerry Martin (30.1)
New York Mets0San Francisco Giants2BoxBob Knepper (14-9)Tom Hausman (2-3)SFN  J Dwyer (4)Bill Madlock (7.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8347.638--66751733-3350-14W5Game Log
New York Yankees7554.5817.556647733-3342-21W5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7556.5738.566554029-3446-22W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7358.55710.560251732-3241-26W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7258.55411.052654434-3538-23W8Game Log
Cleveland Indians5674.43127.053757622-4434-30L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5479.40630.552063620-4734-32W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7060.538--58052428-4042-20L1Game Log
California Angels7063.5261.554353529-3741-26L5Game Log
Texas Rangers6565.5005.052250526-3839-27L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6272.46310.044553027-3935-33L9Game Log
Minnesota Twins5775.43214.056058728-4129-34L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5674.43114.050959123-3833-36W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4982.37421.552168419-4330-39L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7059.543--56748126-3644-23W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6664.5084.551852329-3937-25W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs6664.5084.552255529-3837-26L2Game Log
Montreal Expos6171.46210.551648626-3735-34L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5774.43514.048852827-4030-34L1Game Log
New York Mets5279.39719.048754724-3828-41L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7854.591--59647236-3342-21W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants7755.5831.052946436-3341-22W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7161.5387.056857433-3138-30L6Game Log
San Diego Padres6964.5199.548549529-4040-24L2Game Log
Houston Astros6269.47315.549952419-4443-25W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5873.44319.549562124-4034-33W2Game Log

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