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Baseball on Thursday, September 14, 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 Sox3Cleveland Indians4BoxMike Paxton (11-9)Jim Wright (8-4)CLE  W Cage (2)Wayne Cage (20.2)
New York Yankees4Detroit Tigers2BoxEd Figueroa (17-9)Jim Slaton (15-11)NYA  G Nettles 2 (25)Graig Nettles (19.3)
Oakland Athletics1Kansas City Royals5BoxPaul Splittorff (17-12)Steve Renko (6-11)KCA  A Otis (21)Amos Otis (16.8)
Baltimore Orioles3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxMike Caldwell (19-9)Scott McGregor (14-13)BAL  G Roenicke (1)  MIL  R Yount (8)Doug DeCinces (18.7)
Chicago White Sox6Seattle Mariners5BoxSteve Stone (11-12)Rick Honeycutt (5-9)CHA  C Lemon (11)  SEA  B Bochte (11)Chet Lemon (18.2)
California Angels16Texas Rangers1BoxDon Aase (11-8)Dock Ellis (9-7)CAL  R Jackson (5), J Rudi (16)  TEX  R Zisk (19)Ron Jackson (28.8)
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxRick Rhoden (9-7)Joe Niekro (12-13)LAN  R Cey (21), D Lopes (17)Ron Cey (14.7)
Montreal Expos6New York Mets7BoxMardie Cornejo (4-2)Randy Miller (0-1)MON  T Perez (12)  NYN  E Kranepool (3)Ed Kranepool (50.2)
Chicago Cubs5Philadelphia Phillies11BoxWarren Brusstar (6-3)Rick Reuschel (14-13)PHI  B McBride (9)Bake McBride (27.9)
St. Louis Cardinals4Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJim Rooker (9-10)Bob Forsch (11-17)PIT  P Garner (8)Phil Garner (32.0)
Cincinnati Reds1San Diego Padres8BoxBob Shirley (8-11)Bill Bonham (11-5)SDN  G Tenace (16)Barry Evans (16.6)
Atlanta Braves4San Francisco Giants1BoxJim Bouton (1-1)Ed Halicki (8-9)NoneMike Ivie (21.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8857.607--66952241-3447-23W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox8759.5961.571660434-3753-22L3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8562.5784.073759534-3851-24W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8165.5557.558959437-3844-27L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7867.53810.065158934-3744-30L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6481.44124.059663826-4938-32W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5789.39031.555969322-4935-40W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8164.559--67257832-4349-21W4Game Log
California Angels7969.5343.562860433-4046-29W1Game Log
Texas Rangers7272.5008.559758630-4442-28L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6681.44916.049260629-4437-37L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins6481.44117.059561930-4234-39L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6383.43218.555365827-4436-39W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5489.37826.056473223-4831-41L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8165.555--65053431-4050-25W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7769.5274.060357631-4446-25W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs7373.5008.060264733-4140-32L2Game Log
Montreal Expos7078.47312.058555532-4038-38L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6286.41920.054361129-4733-39L4Game Log
New York Mets6087.40821.556263128-4432-43W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8958.605--67052140-3549-23W5Game Log
San Francisco Giants8166.5518.057454637-3844-28L6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8066.5488.563863537-3543-31L2Game Log
San Diego Padres7672.51413.554455532-4444-28W3Game Log
Houston Astros6779.45921.556259220-5147-28L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves6582.44224.056569527-4538-37W2Game Log

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