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Baseball on Saturday, September 09, 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
New York Yankees7Boston Red Sox0BoxRon Guidry (21-2)Dennis Eckersley (16-7)NoneBucky Dent (15.5)
Kansas City Royals2California Angels3Box G1Don Aase (10-8)Rich Gale (14-8)CAL  J Rudi (15)Lyman Bostock (8.4)
Kansas City Royals2California Angels4Box G2Dave Frost (4-4)Dennis Leonard (16-17)CAL  D Baylor (31)  KCA  G Brett (6)Ron Fairly (20.5)
Seattle Mariners9Chicago White Sox6BoxEnrique Romo (11-6)Lerrin LaGrow (4-5)CHA  R Torres (2), C Washington (5)  SEA  T Paciorek (3)Bob Stinson (36.0)
Cleveland Indians2Detroit Tigers5BoxDave Rozema (7-10)Mike Paxton (10-9)NonePhil Mankowski (27.5)
Milwaukee Brewers3Minnesota Twins0BoxMike Caldwell (18-9)Roger Erickson (13-11)NonePaul Molitor (23.2)
Baltimore Orioles4Toronto Blue Jays0BoxScott McGregor (14-12)Balor Moore (6-7)BAL  E Murray (27), K Singleton (20)Rick Dempsey (17.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Atlanta Braves7BoxPhil Niekro (18-15)Rick Rhoden (8-7)ATL  B Horner (19)  LAN  R Smith (29)Gary Matthews (21.6)
San Francisco Giants3Cincinnati Reds6BoxBill Bonham (11-4)Bob Knepper (15-10)SFN  M Hill (3)Johnny Bench (41.5)
San Diego Padres4Houston Astros10BoxJoe Niekro (12-12)Steve Mura (0-1)NoneBob Watson (18.2)
Chicago Cubs6Montreal Expos3BoxMike Krukow (7-2)Dan Schatzeder (7-5)CHN  M Vail (3)Rodney Scott (17.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates1New York Mets4BoxKevin Kobel (3-5)Jim Rooker (8-10)PIT  W Stargell (23)Doug Flynn (39.2)
St. Louis Cardinals3Philadelphia Phillies6BoxRandy Lerch (9-8)Bob Forsch (11-16)PHI  R Hebner (16), G Maddox (10)Bake McBride (18.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8655.610--70158434-3552-20L3Game Log
New York Yankees8556.6031.064750638-3347-23W5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8260.5774.571557533-3649-24W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8062.5636.557457636-3544-27W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7764.5469.063556734-3743-27W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6080.42925.557661925-4935-31L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5688.38931.554868621-4835-40L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7763.550--64056032-4245-21L2Game Log
California Angels7766.5381.559058632-3745-29W2Game Log
Texas Rangers6870.4938.057355629-4339-27L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6576.46112.548256829-4036-36W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6280.43716.058861129-4133-39L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox6082.42318.053864826-4434-38L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5386.38123.554971423-4730-39W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7863.553--61651131-4047-23W6Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7467.5254.057254930-4244-25L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs7171.5007.558062331-3940-32W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6776.46912.056453731-3936-37L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6182.42718.052858328-4333-39L3Game Log
New York Mets5885.40621.053760328-4430-41W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8458.592--63651337-3547-23L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants8161.5703.056751437-3744-24L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7764.5466.561460937-3340-31W1Game Log
San Diego Padres7370.51011.552354132-4341-27L1Game Log
Houston Astros6675.46817.554756920-4746-28W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6280.43722.054367524-4438-36W1Game Log

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