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Baseball on Wednesday, August 30, 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
New York Yankees5Baltimore Orioles4BoxRon Guidry (19-2)Tippy Martinez (3-3)BAL  D DeCinces (23), R Dempsey (6)Rick Dempsey (27.2)
Toronto Blue Jays1Boston Red Sox2Box G1Dennis Eckersley (16-5)Don Kirkwood (3-2)TOR  J Mayberry (21)Butch Hobson (30.1)
Toronto Blue Jays7Boston Red Sox6Box G2Victor Cruz (6-1)Bob Stanley (12-2)BOS  J Rice 2 (36)Bob Bailor (58.9)
Chicago White Sox0Kansas City Royals12BoxLarry Gura (12-4)Francisco Barrios (8-12)KCA  D Porter (14)Frank White (15.4)
Chicago Cubs2Atlanta Braves6BoxLarry McWilliams (7-0)Ray Burris (5-10)CHN  D Kingman (23)Dave Kingman (23.4)
St. Louis Cardinals4Houston Astros2BoxBob Forsch (10-15)Joe Niekro (11-11)SLN  J Mumphrey (2)Ken Reitz (38.5)
Montreal Expos3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxCharlie Hough (5-3)Wayne Twitchell (3-12)LAN  R Cey (16), R Smith (28)Ron Cey (38.5)
Philadelphia Phillies6San Diego Padres5BoxWarren Brusstar (4-2)Rollie Fingers (5-12)NoneGarry Maddox (66.6)
New York Mets10San Francisco Giants4BoxCraig Swan (8-5)John Montefusco (9-6)NYN  L Mazzilli (13), W Montanez (16)  SFN  D Evans (15)Lee Mazzilli (30.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8448.636--67552533-3351-15L1Game Log
New York Yankees7654.5857.057148134-3342-21W6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7556.5738.566554029-3446-22W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7358.55710.560251732-3241-26W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7259.55011.553054934-3538-24L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5674.43127.053757622-4434-30L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5580.40730.552864421-4834-32W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7160.542--59252428-4043-20W1Game Log
California Angels7063.5262.054353529-3741-26L5Game Log
Texas Rangers6565.5005.552250526-3839-27L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6272.46310.544553027-3935-33L9Game Log
Minnesota Twins5775.43214.556058728-4129-34L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5675.42715.050960323-3933-36L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4982.37422.052168419-4330-39L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7159.546--57348627-3644-23W5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6664.5085.051852329-3937-25W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs6665.5045.552456129-3937-26L3Game Log
Montreal Expos6172.45911.551949026-3835-34L4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5874.43914.049253028-4030-34W1Game Log
New York Mets5379.40219.049755125-3828-41W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7954.594--60047536-3343-21W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants7756.5792.053347436-3341-23L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7161.5387.556857433-3138-30L6Game Log
San Diego Padres6965.51510.549050129-4040-25L3Game Log
Houston Astros6270.47016.550152819-4443-26L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5973.44719.550162324-4035-33W3Game Log


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