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Baseball on Tuesday, September 12, 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
Baltimore Orioles3Boston Red Sox2BoxDennis Martinez (13-11)Mike Torrez (15-10)BOS  B Hobson (17)Andres Mora (36.1)
Minnesota Twins1Chicago White Sox6BoxRich Hinton (2-4)Gary Serum (8-8)NoneChet Lemon (11.6)
New York Yankees4Detroit Tigers7BoxKip Young (6-5)Dick Tidrow (7-10)DET  S Kemp (13), R LeFlore (11), R Staub (21)  NYA  R Jackson (22)Steve Kemp (20.5)
Oakland Athletics1Kansas City Royals8BoxLarry Gura (14-4)Rick Langford (7-11)NonePete LaCock (26.9)
Milwaukee Brewers5Seattle Mariners6BoxJim Todd (3-4)Bob McClure (2-6)MIL  L Hisle (31), B Oglivie (18)  SEA  R Jones (5)Larry Hisle (34.2)
California Angels5Texas Rangers7BoxDoc Medich (8-8)Frank Tanana (17-10)CAL  R Fairly (10)  TEX  J Beniquez (10), B Bonds (27)Juan Beniquez (28.6)
Houston Astros3Cincinnati Reds4BoxDoug Bair (7-5)Joe Sambito (4-8)CIN  C Summers (1)  HOU  E Cabell (7)Enos Cabell (38.1)
St. Louis Cardinals1Montreal Expos5BoxRudy May (7-9)Pete Vuckovich (12-11)NoneDave Cash (11.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxJohn Candelaria (11-11)Larry Christenson (11-13)PHI  G Maddox (11)  PIT  J Milner (6), D Parker 2 (26)Dave Parker (32.7)
Atlanta Braves1San Diego Padres3BoxGaylord Perry (18-6)Mickey Mahler (4-11)SDN  D Winfield (22)Dave Roberts (16.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers8San Francisco Giants0BoxBurt Hooton (18-8)John Montefusco (11-7)LAN  D Lopes (16)Dave Lopes (17.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox8757.604--71259834-3553-22L1Game Log
New York Yankees8657.6010.565851739-3447-23L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8362.5724.572658734-3849-24L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8163.5626.058158337-3644-27W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7865.5458.564657834-3744-28W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6281.43424.559063426-4936-32L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5789.39031.055969322-4935-40W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7964.552--65857632-4347-21W2Game Log
California Angels7868.5342.560859732-3946-29L2Game Log
Texas Rangers7171.5007.559056630-4441-27W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6679.45514.049059229-4237-37L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6481.44116.059561930-4234-39L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6283.42818.054765326-4436-39W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5488.38024.555972623-4831-40W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7965.549--63352731-4048-25L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7569.5214.058957131-4444-25W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7371.5076.059563033-3940-32W4Game Log
Montreal Expos6977.47311.057554531-3938-38W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6284.42518.053859729-4533-39L2Game Log
New York Mets5986.40720.555262128-4431-42L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8758.600--66252040-3547-23W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants8164.5596.057053737-3844-26L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8064.5566.563562137-3343-31W4Game Log
San Diego Padres7472.50713.553055232-4442-28W1Game Log
Houston Astros6777.46519.556158420-4947-28L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6382.43424.055669125-4538-37L1Game Log

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