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Baseball on Wednesday, September 06, 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 Sox2Baltimore Orioles0BoxLuis Tiant (10-7)Dennis Martinez (12-11)BOS  C Yastrzemski (12)Carl Yastrzemski (25.6)
Texas Rangers11California Angels5Box G1Steve Comer (8-3)Nolan Ryan (6-12)CAL  B Downing (6)  TEX  B Bonds (26), T Harrah (8)Rick Miller (34.4)
Texas Rangers9California Angels2Box G2Fergie Jenkins (14-8)Paul Hartzell (6-9)CAL  D Baylor (29)Toby Harrah (19.6)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins0BoxKen Kravec (11-13)Dave Goltz (11-10)NoneGreg Pryor (18.0)
Detroit Tigers2New York Yankees8BoxEd Figueroa (15-9)Jack Billingham (15-7)NoneJay Johnstone (13.4)
Kansas City Royals11Oakland Athletics8BoxAl Hrabosky (7-6)Dave Heaverlo (3-6)KCA  A Otis (19)  OAK  R Carty (28)Darrell Porter (36.9)
Milwaukee Brewers7Toronto Blue Jays0BoxLary Sorensen (16-10)Jesse Jefferson (7-12)MIL  D Money (13), R Yount 2 (6)Robin Yount (28.7)
San Diego Padres5Atlanta Braves3BoxMark Lee (5-1)Gene Garber (3-5)SDN  J Turner (6)Jerry Turner (26.4)
Philadelphia Phillies8Chicago Cubs1BoxSteve Carlton (13-12)Rick Reuschel (13-12)CHN  D Johnson (4)  PHI  B McBride (7), M Schmidt (18)Mike Schmidt (28.0)
San Francisco Giants2Los Angeles Dodgers9BoxDoug Rau (13-8)Jim Barr (7-11)LAN  R Cey (18), J Ferguson (14)  SFN  H Cruz (7), D Evans (17)Ron Cey (17.5)
New York Mets2Montreal Expos8BoxRoss Grimsley (17-9)Mike Bruhert (3-8)NYN  D Norman (1)Larry Parrish (30.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates4St. Louis Cardinals1BoxDon Robinson (12-5)John Denny (11-10)NoneBill Robinson (11.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8652.623--69654934-3552-17W1Game Log
New York Yankees8256.5944.061250135-3347-23W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8059.5766.570557031-3549-24W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7862.5579.056557234-3544-27L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7564.54011.562456234-3741-27L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6078.43526.057160825-4735-31W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5586.39032.553967321-4834-38L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7661.555--62754631-4045-21W5Game Log
California Angels7465.5323.056956732-3742-28L2Game Log
Texas Rangers6868.5007.556353829-4139-27W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6476.45713.547156429-4035-36L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins6278.44315.558860529-4133-37L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5980.42418.052663226-4433-36W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5185.37524.553370221-4630-39L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7463.540--60250430-4044-23W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7464.5360.556553730-3944-25W11Game Log
Chicago Cubs6970.4966.056761329-3940-31L4Game Log
Montreal Expos6773.4798.555551831-3936-34W6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6079.43215.051957028-4032-39L2Game Log
New York Mets5585.39320.552159627-4428-41L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8356.597--62949936-3347-23W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants8059.5763.055149736-3544-24L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7563.5437.560060137-3338-30L1Game Log
San Diego Padres7268.51411.551452331-4141-27W1Game Log
Houston Astros6474.46418.553056220-4744-27W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6079.43223.052565824-4436-35L1Game Log

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