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Baseball on Sunday, September 17, 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 Jays0Baltimore Orioles5BoxMike Flanagan (18-13)Don Kirkwood (4-4)BAL  D DeCinces (24)Doug DeCinces (16.4)
Detroit Tigers1Cleveland Indians2BoxJim Kern (10-9)Kip Young (6-6)CLE  R Pruitt (6), T Veryzer (1)Ron Pruitt (30.0)
California Angels0Kansas City Royals5BoxDennis Leonard (18-17)Frank Tanana (17-11)KCA  G Brett (7), F White (6)Frank White (11.0)
Minnesota Twins4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxGary Serum (9-8)Andy Replogle (9-3)MIL  L Hisle (32)Glenn Adams (32.3)
Boston Red Sox7New York Yankees3BoxDennis Eckersley (17-8)Jim Beattie (5-8)BOS  C Yastrzemski (14)Jerry Remy (22.9)
Chicago White Sox1Seattle Mariners3BoxByron McLaughlin (3-7)Jack Kucek (1-3)NoneLarry Milbourne (12.4)
Oakland Athletics1Texas Rangers3BoxJon Matlack (13-13)Rick Langford (7-12)OAK  R Carty (29)Jim Sundberg (14.7)
St. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs4BoxRay Burris (6-12)Pete Vuckovich (12-12)NoneIvan DeJesus (30.9)
Atlanta Braves3Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxPhil Niekro (19-15)Burt Hooton (18-9)NoneDale Murphy (16.1)
New York Mets2Philadelphia Phillies0BoxMike Bruhert (4-9)Larry Christenson (11-14)NoneJohn Stearns (11.7)
Montreal Expos3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxBert Blyleven (14-9)Rudy May (7-10)MON  W Cromartie (9), E Valentine (25)  PIT  D Parker (27)Dave Parker (24.3)
Houston Astros1San Diego Padres3BoxRandy Jones (12-14)Mark Lemongello (9-14)NoneDave Winfield (13.7)
Cincinnati Reds7San Francisco Giants1BoxPaul Moskau (6-4)Bob Knepper (15-11)SFN  T Whitfield (10)Paul Moskau (23.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9058.608--67953141-3449-24L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox8861.5912.572561435-3953-22W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8565.5676.074561434-3851-27L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8465.5646.561359837-3847-27W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers8068.54110.066359536-3844-30L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6583.43925.060265026-4939-34W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5792.38333.556371722-5235-40L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8365.561--68358432-4351-22W1Game Log
California Angels8071.5304.563461534-4246-29L1Game Log
Texas Rangers7573.5078.061358930-4445-29W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6781.45316.061462733-4234-39W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6784.44417.549562230-4737-37L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox6584.43618.557166529-4536-39L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5591.37727.057175023-4832-43W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8267.550--65654231-4051-27L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8069.5372.062658531-4449-25W6Game Log
Chicago Cubs7475.4978.060965933-4141-34W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7081.46413.059457832-4338-38L4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6487.42419.055561831-4833-39L1Game Log
New York Mets6288.41320.557063730-4532-43W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9159.607--67952440-3551-24L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8267.5508.565364039-3643-31W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants8268.5479.057956137-3845-30L1Game Log
San Diego Padres7873.51713.555356532-4446-29W2Game Log
Houston Astros6881.45622.557260121-5347-28L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6684.44025.056870428-4738-37W1Game Log

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