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Baseball on Saturday, September 02, 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
Chicago White Sox4Baltimore Orioles9Box G1Dennis Martinez (12-10)Ken Kravec (10-13)BAL  C Lopez (4), A Mora 2 (8), K Singleton (19)  CHA  T Bosley (2), E Soderholm (17)Andres Mora (36.5)
Chicago White Sox0Baltimore Orioles1Box G2Dave Ford (1-0)Jack Kucek (0-2)NoneLarry Harlow (6.7)
Oakland Athletics4Boston Red Sox3BoxRick Langford (7-10)Mike Torrez (15-8)NoneDave Revering (22.0)
Detroit Tigers3Kansas City Royals8BoxPaul Splittorff (16-11)Jim Slaton (14-10)DET  R LeFlore (9), L Parrish (14), J Wockenfuss (5)  KCA  A Otis 2 (18), D Porter (15)Amos Otis (17.0)
Texas Rangers6Milwaukee Brewers10BoxBill Castro (5-4)Len Barker (1-5)MIL  B Oglivie (16), G Thomas (30)  TEX  R Zisk (17)Sal Bando (38.8)
Cleveland Indians1Minnesota Twins2BoxDave Goltz (11-9)Paul Reuschel (4-2)NoneDan Ford (14.4)
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees6BoxEd Figueroa (14-9)Jim Colborn (4-10)NYA  C Chambliss (10), R Jackson (20)  SEA  D Meyer (8)Reggie Jackson (18.1)
California Angels2Toronto Blue Jays0BoxFrank Tanana (17-9)Jim Clancy (10-11)NoneJoe Rudi (12.8)
Houston Astros8Chicago Cubs5BoxJoaquin Andujar (5-4)Bruce Sutter (7-5)NoneEnos Cabell (64.8)
New York Mets2Los Angeles Dodgers3Box G1Burt Hooton (16-8)Mike Bruhert (3-7)NYN  B Boisclair (4)Reggie Smith (10.3)
New York Mets5Los Angeles Dodgers3Box G2Dale Murray (7-5)Charlie Hough (5-4)LAN  S Garvey (19)Steve Garvey (47.0)
Atlanta Braves3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxGrant Jackson (7-3)Rick Camp (2-4)ATL  C Gaston (1), R Office (9)  PIT  W Stargell (22)Steve Brye (20.1)
Montreal Expos3San Diego Padres2BoxScott Sanderson (1-2)Mickey Lolich (2-1)NoneBroderick Perkins (19.8)
Philadelphia Phillies3San Francisco Giants1BoxLarry Christenson (11-12)Gary Lavelle (11-10)PHI  B Foote (1)John Tamargo (52.9)
Cincinnati Reds6St. Louis Cardinals3BoxPedro Borbon (7-2)Mark Littell (1-8)CIN  K Henderson (3), J Morgan (11)Ken Henderson (51.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8450.627--67953433-3351-17L3Game Log
New York Yankees7855.5865.558348835-3343-22W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7758.5707.568656330-3547-23W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7660.5599.055456234-3542-25W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers7460.55210.061253133-3341-27L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5876.43326.055458623-4535-31L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5582.40130.553265221-4834-34L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7261.541--60253328-4044-21W1Game Log
California Angels7263.5331.055153931-3741-26W2Game Log
Texas Rangers6666.5005.553351927-3939-27L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6472.4719.545453429-3935-33W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5976.43714.056759329-4130-35W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5679.41517.051662523-4333-36L5Game Log
Seattle Mariners5083.37622.052669020-4430-39L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7260.545--57949128-3744-23W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6964.5193.553352929-3940-25W6Game Log
Chicago Cubs6766.5045.554358029-3938-27L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6373.46311.052650028-3935-34W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5877.43015.550355228-4030-37L3Game Log
New York Mets5481.40019.550756126-4028-41W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8155.596--61048536-3345-22L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants7857.5782.553848036-3342-24L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7461.5486.559058536-3138-30W3Game Log
San Diego Padres7067.51111.550050829-4041-27L2Game Log
Houston Astros6371.47017.052054720-4543-26W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5976.43721.550763824-4335-33L3Game Log

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