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Baseball on Friday, September 15, 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
Toronto Blue Jays3Baltimore Orioles8BoxJim Palmer (19-12)Victor Cruz (7-2)BAL  L May (23)  TOR  W Horton (11)Gary Roenicke (28.0)
Detroit Tigers1Cleveland Indians0BoxDave Rozema (8-10)Paul Reuschel (4-3)NoneJason Thompson (9.4)
California Angels2Kansas City Royals3BoxAl Hrabosky (8-6)Nolan Ryan (7-13)CAL  C Lansford (5)  KCA  A Otis (22)Amos Otis (38.5)
Minnesota Twins10Milwaukee Brewers3BoxRoger Erickson (14-11)Bill Travers (10-10)MIL  C Cooper (11)Dave Edwards (19.4)
Boston Red Sox0New York Yankees4BoxRon Guidry (22-2)Luis Tiant (10-8)NYA  C Chambliss (11), G Nettles (26)Chris Chambliss (20.8)
Chicago White Sox8Seattle Mariners3BoxRich Wortham (3-2)Enrique Romo (11-7)SEA  B Robertson (7)Bob Robertson (50.1)
Oakland Athletics1Texas Rangers0Box G1Alan Wirth (4-4)Doyle Alexander (8-10)OAK  D Alston (1)Dell Alston (12.0)
Oakland Athletics0Texas Rangers5Box G2Steve Comer (9-4)Pete Broberg (10-12)NoneMike Jorgensen (12.4)
St. Louis Cardinals6Chicago Cubs2BoxMark Littell (3-8)Bruce Sutter (8-8)CHN  D Kingman (26)  SLN  M Phillips (1)Dave Kingman (35.9)
Atlanta Braves0Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxDon Sutton (15-10)Eddie Solomon (4-6)LAN  L Lacy (12)Lee Lacy (19.6)
New York Mets5Philadelphia Phillies4BoxDale Murray (9-5)Tug McGraw (8-6)NYN  D Norman 2 (4)Richie Hebner (34.5)
Montreal Expos1Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxBruce Kison (6-5)Woodie Fryman (7-11)PIT  P Garner (9), B Robinson (12)Phil Garner (22.7)
Houston Astros8San Diego Padres4BoxJ.R. Richard (17-11)Eric Rasmussen (14-13)HOU  D Walling (3)J.R. Richard (24.1)
Cincinnati Reds6San Francisco Giants1BoxTom Seaver (14-14)Vida Blue (16-9)SFN  D Evans (19)Dave Concepcion (15.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8957.610--67352241-3448-23W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox8760.5922.571660834-3853-22L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8563.5745.074060534-3851-25L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8265.5587.559759737-3845-27W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers7967.54110.065258935-3744-30W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6482.43825.059663926-4938-33L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5790.38832.556270122-5035-40L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8264.562--67558032-4350-21W5Game Log
California Angels7970.5304.563060733-4146-29L1Game Log
Texas Rangers7373.5009.060258730-4443-29W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6782.45016.549361130-4537-37L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6581.44517.060562231-4234-39W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6483.43518.556166128-4436-39W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners5490.37527.056774023-4831-42L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8166.551--65453931-4050-26L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7869.5313.060957731-4447-25W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs7374.4978.060465333-4140-33L3Game Log
Montreal Expos7079.47012.058656132-4138-38L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6386.42319.054961330-4733-39W1Game Log
New York Mets6187.41220.556763529-4432-43W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9058.608--67552140-3550-23W6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8166.5518.564463638-3543-31W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants8167.5479.057555237-3844-29L7Game Log
San Diego Padres7673.51014.554856332-4444-29L1Game Log
Houston Astros6879.46321.557059621-5147-28W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6583.43925.056570027-4638-37L1Game Log

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