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Baseball on Friday, September 01, 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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THIS DATE IN HISTORY
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
Transactions
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox0Baltimore Orioles3Box G1Jim Palmer (17-12)Steve Stone (10-11)BAL  L Harlow (6)Larry Harlow (17.1)
Chicago White Sox3Baltimore Orioles9Box G2Sammy Stewart (1-0)Ross Baumgarten (2-2)BAL  L May (21), E Murray (26)Lee May (17.7)
Oakland Athletics5Boston Red Sox1BoxMatt Keough (8-11)Luis Tiant (9-7)OAK  R Carty (26), J Essian (3)Rico Carty (30.0)
Detroit Tigers6Kansas City Royals2BoxJack Billingham (15-6)Dennis Leonard (15-16)DET  S Kemp (11)Rusty Staub (21.9)
Texas Rangers5Milwaukee Brewers4BoxFergie Jenkins (13-8)Lary Sorensen (15-10)MIL  D Money 2 (12)  TEX  T Harrah (7)John Lowenstein (17.8)
Cleveland Indians4Minnesota Twins1BoxDavid Clyde (6-9)Roger Erickson (13-9)CLE  B Carbo (4), B Diaz (2)Andre Thornton (18.8)
Seattle Mariners3New York Yankees0BoxPaul Mitchell (7-13)Catfish Hunter (9-5)NoneDan Meyer (7.6)
California Angels6Toronto Blue Jays4BoxPaul Hartzell (6-8)Jesse Jefferson (7-11)CAL  L Bostock (4), R Jackson (4)Ron Jackson (43.1)
Houston Astros11Chicago Cubs14BoxGuillermo Hernandez (8-2)Joe Sambito (4-7)CHN  B Buckner (3), B Murcer (8), D Rader (3), M Trillo (4)  HOU  B Bochy (2)Bill Buckner (34.1)
New York Mets3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxTerry Forster (5-4)Kevin Kobel (2-5)NoneJoe Ferguson (41.5)
Atlanta Braves3Pittsburgh Pirates8Box G1Don Robinson (11-5)Phil Niekro (16-15)ATL  D Murphy (20)  PIT  W Stargell (21)Willie Stargell (23.3)
Atlanta Braves0Pittsburgh Pirates3Box G2Bruce Kison (5-5)Mickey Mahler (4-10)PIT  D Berra (3)Dale Berra (14.9)
Montreal Expos3San Diego Padres2BoxMike Garman (3-6)Randy Jones (11-13)NoneDave Winfield (34.3)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants4BoxGary Lavelle (11-9)Steve Carlton (12-12)PHI  G Luzinski (29)  SFN  J Clark (22), D Evans (16)Jack Clark (22.9)
Cincinnati Reds5St. Louis Cardinals2BoxPaul Moskau (4-4)John Denny (11-9)SLN  T Simmons (19)Dan Driessen (17.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8449.632--67653033-3351-16L2Game Log
New York Yankees7755.5836.557748635-3342-22L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7658.5678.567655730-3546-23L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7459.55610.060952333-3241-27W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7460.55210.554455834-3540-25W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5875.43626.055358423-4435-31W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5581.40430.553265021-4834-33L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7161.538--59453028-4043-21L1Game Log
California Angels7163.5301.054953930-3741-26W1Game Log
Texas Rangers6665.5044.552750927-3839-27W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6372.4679.545053128-3935-33W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5876.43314.056559229-4129-35L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5677.42115.551261523-4133-36L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners5082.37921.052468420-4330-39W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7160.542--57649027-3744-23L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6864.5153.552952629-3939-25W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs6765.5084.553857229-3938-26W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6273.45911.052349827-3935-34W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5876.43314.550054628-4030-36L2Game Log
New York Mets5380.39819.050055525-3928-41L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8054.597--60447836-3344-21W4Game Log
San Francisco Giants7856.5822.053747736-3342-23W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7361.5457.058458235-3138-30W2Game Log
San Diego Padres7066.51511.049850529-4041-26L1Game Log
Houston Astros6271.46617.551254219-4543-26L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5975.44021.050463424-4235-33L2Game Log


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