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Baseball on Monday, September 04, 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
Boston Red Sox3Baltimore Orioles5BoxScott McGregor (13-12)Dennis Eckersley (16-6)BAL  L Harlow (7)  BOS  J Rice (38)Lee May (39.8)
Texas Rangers7California Angels8BoxDon Aase (9-8)Dock Ellis (9-6)CAL  D Baylor (28), B Grich (6)  TEX  B Bonds 2 (25), J Sundberg (6)Bobby Bonds (21.6)
Seattle Mariners4Milwaukee Brewers3Box G1Glenn Abbott (7-10)Mike Caldwell (17-9)NoneLeroy Stanton (19.5)
Seattle Mariners0Milwaukee Brewers5Box G2Bill Travers (10-8)Byron McLaughlin (2-6)MIL  B Oglivie (17), G Thomas (31)Gorman Thomas (14.6)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins2BoxGeoff Zahn (11-13)Francisco Barrios (8-13)CHA  R Torres (1)Rusty Torres (13.3)
Detroit Tigers1New York Yankees9Box G1Ron Guidry (20-2)Milt Wilcox (12-9)NYA  M Rivers (11)Bucky Dent (14.9)
Detroit Tigers5New York Yankees4Box G2John Hiller (7-4)Sparky Lyle (9-3)DET  A Rodriguez (7)Mark Wagner (30.9)
Kansas City Royals5Oakland Athletics3BoxRich Gale (14-7)Mike Norris (0-3)NoneAmos Otis (39.7)
Cleveland Indians5Toronto Blue Jays4BoxMike Paxton (10-8)Balor Moore (6-6)CLE  A Thornton (28)Gary Alexander (33.7)
San Diego Padres8Atlanta Braves4BoxGaylord Perry (16-6)Larry McWilliams (7-1)ATL  D Murphy (21)  SDN  O Smith (1)Jim Wilhelm (33.2)
Montreal Expos5Chicago Cubs3Box G1Dan Schatzeder (7-4)Ray Burris (5-11)CHN  D Kingman (24)  MON  T Perez (11)Warren Cromartie (32.7)
Montreal Expos6Chicago Cubs5Box G2Mike Garman (4-6)Bruce Sutter (7-6)MON  L Parrish (14)Bill Buckner (32.9)
Cincinnati Reds6Houston Astros3BoxBill Bonham (10-4)Joe Niekro (11-12)CIN  J Bench (20)  HOU  D Walling (2)Pete Rose (13.5)
San Francisco Giants4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxDon Sutton (13-10)Ed Halicki (8-7)LAN  R Monday (16)Steve Garvey (25.6)
New York Mets4Pittsburgh Pirates7Box G1Ed Whitson (4-6)Skip Lockwood (7-13)PIT  E Ott (9), B Robinson (10)Bill Robinson (37.8)
New York Mets0Pittsburgh Pirates7Box G2Jim Bibby (8-7)Juan Berenguer (0-2)NoneEd Ott (13.6)
Philadelphia Phillies2St. Louis Cardinals3Box G1Bob Forsch (11-15)Randy Lerch (8-8)NoneTed Simmons (49.5)
Philadelphia Phillies10St. Louis Cardinals2Box G2Jim Lonborg (8-10)Silvio Martinez (8-8)PHI  M Schmidt (17)  SLN  T Simmons (20)Bake McBride (19.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8551.625--69354533-3452-17L1Game Log
New York Yankees8056.5885.060049735-3345-23L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7959.5727.069857030-3549-24W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7761.5589.056156934-3543-26W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7562.54710.562055034-3541-27W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5978.43126.556560624-4735-31W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5584.39631.553766021-4834-36L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7461.548--61353829-4045-21W3Game Log
California Angels7463.5401.056254732-3742-26W4Game Log
Texas Rangers6668.4937.554353127-4139-27L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6474.46411.546355029-4035-34L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6276.44913.558560029-4133-35W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox5780.41618.052162924-4433-36L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5185.37523.553370221-4630-39L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7363.537--59450329-4044-23W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7264.5291.055353629-3943-25W9Game Log
Chicago Cubs6968.5044.555859529-3940-29L2Game Log
Montreal Expos6573.4719.053750830-3935-34W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6078.43514.051856628-4032-38L1Game Log
New York Mets5583.39919.051958027-4228-41L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8256.594--62049736-3346-23W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants8058.5802.054948836-3444-24L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7562.5476.559859837-3238-30W1Game Log
San Diego Padres7167.51411.050851230-4041-27W1Game Log
Houston Astros6374.46018.552756020-4743-27L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves5978.43122.551465224-4435-34L5Game Log

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