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Baseball on Sunday, September 03, 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 Orioles2BoxLerrin LaGrow (4-4)Mike Flanagan (17-12)BAL  P Kelly (7)  CHA  W Nordhagen (4)Wayne Nordhagen (47.6)
Oakland Athletics6Boston Red Sox11BoxBob Stanley (13-2)Pete Broberg (9-11)BOS  J Rice (37)  OAK  R Carty (27)Carlton Fisk (41.4)
Detroit Tigers2Kansas City Royals6BoxLarry Gura (13-4)Dave Rozema (6-10)DET  R LeFlore (10)  KCA  H McRae (14)George Brett (37.6)
Texas Rangers3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxEd Farmer (1-0)Jon Matlack (12-12)MIL  S Bando (16)Al Oliver (13.8)
Cleveland Indians3Minnesota Twins12Box G1Gary Serum (8-6)Rick Wise (9-18)MIN  R Smalley (18), L Wolfe (3)Bernie Carbo (22.9)
Cleveland Indians3Minnesota Twins4Box G2Mike Marshall (8-11)Jim Kern (8-9)NoneRoy Smalley (43.8)
Seattle Mariners3New York Yankees4BoxJim Beattie (3-7)Rick Honeycutt (5-8)NoneChris Chambliss (20.2)
California Angels3Toronto Blue Jays1BoxChris Knapp (14-7)Tom Underwood (6-12)CAL  B Grich (5)  TOR  W Horton (10)Bobby Grich (16.6)
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs3Box G1Dennis Lamp (6-13)Ken Forsch (8-5)NoneDenny Walling (27.8)
Houston Astros2Chicago Cubs4Box G2Donnie Moore (9-6)Vern Ruhle (2-2)NoneManny Trillo (29.3)
New York Mets8Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxTom Hausman (3-3)Tommy John (16-10)LAN  D Baker (10), R Cey (17)  NYN  L Mazzilli 2 (15)Lee Mazzilli (29.0)
Atlanta Braves3Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxKent Tekulve (6-6)Gene Garber (3-4)PIT  D Berra (4), P Garner (7)Phil Garner (60.0)
Philadelphia Phillies1San Francisco Giants4Box G1Bob Knepper (15-9)Dick Ruthven (12-10)SFN  J Dwyer (5)Hector Cruz (11.1)
Philadelphia Phillies2San Francisco Giants3Box G2John Montefusco (10-6)Warren Brusstar (4-3)NoneHector Cruz (58.3)
Cincinnati Reds2St. Louis Cardinals10BoxPete Falcone (2-6)Mike LaCoss (3-6)CIN  V Correll (1)Wayne Garrett (9.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8550.630--69054033-3352-17W1Game Log
New York Yankees7955.5905.558749135-3344-22W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7858.5747.569056630-3548-23W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7661.55510.055656634-3542-26L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7461.54811.061453733-3441-27L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5878.42627.556060223-4735-31L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5583.39931.553365521-4834-35L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7361.545--60853528-4045-21W2Game Log
California Angels7363.5371.055454032-3741-26W3Game Log
Texas Rangers6667.4966.553652327-4039-27L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6473.46710.546054529-4035-33L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6176.44513.558359929-4132-35W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox5779.41917.052062724-4333-36W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5084.37323.052969420-4530-39L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7262.537--58249828-3944-23L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7064.5222.053953229-3941-25W7Game Log
Chicago Cubs6966.5113.555058429-3940-27W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6373.46310.052650028-3935-34W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5977.43414.051355428-4031-37W1Game Log
New York Mets5581.40418.051556627-4028-41W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8156.591--61549336-3345-23L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants8057.5841.054548336-3344-24W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7462.5446.559259536-3238-30L1Game Log
San Diego Padres7067.51111.050050829-4041-27L2Game Log
Houston Astros6373.46317.552455420-4743-26L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5977.43421.551064424-4435-33L4Game Log

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