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Baseball on Thursday, September 21, 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 Sox5Detroit Tigers1BoxDennis Eckersley (18-8)Milt Wilcox (13-11)DET  J Thompson (25)Butch Hobson (12.6)
Milwaukee Brewers4Kansas City Royals8BoxDennis Leonard (19-17)Andy Replogle (9-4)KCA  G Brett (8)Frank White (44.9)
Texas Rangers6Minnesota Twins3BoxJon Matlack (14-13)Gary Serum (9-9)NoneWillie Norwood (21.2)
New York Yankees7Toronto Blue Jays1BoxCatfish Hunter (11-5)Balor Moore (6-8)TOR  R Bosetti (5)Reggie Jackson (27.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Chicago Cubs2BoxEd Whitson (5-6)Bruce Sutter (8-10)NoneFrank Taveras (51.2)
Atlanta Braves0Houston Astros2BoxKen Forsch (10-6)Phil Niekro (19-16)NoneJeff Leonard (10.4)
San Francisco Giants1San Diego Padres5BoxGaylord Perry (20-6)John Montefusco (11-8)NoneGene Richards (19.2)
New York Mets2St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJohn Urrea (4-9)Craig Swan (8-6)NoneTed Simmons (26.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9360.608--69454743-3550-25W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox9162.5952.074563738-4053-22W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8767.5656.575963036-4051-27L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8566.5637.062460338-3947-27L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8171.53311.568661536-3845-33L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6684.44025.560766126-4940-35W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5894.38234.557472822-5236-42L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8666.566--71160734-4352-23W1Game Log
California Angels8172.5295.564262635-4346-29W1Game Log
Texas Rangers7674.5079.062259731-4545-29W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6983.45417.063364433-4236-41L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6886.44219.050864030-4738-39L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6785.44119.058967831-4636-39W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5593.37229.058576623-4832-45L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8368.550--66254932-4151-27W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8270.5391.564260333-4549-25W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7577.4938.562767533-4142-36L1Game Log
Montreal Expos7182.46413.060158432-4339-39L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6688.42918.557263031-4835-40W1Game Log
New York Mets6390.41221.058265431-4732-43L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9261.601--69053240-3552-26L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8468.5537.566165141-3743-31W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants8370.5429.058757338-4045-30L1Game Log
San Diego Padres8074.51912.556557332-4448-30W1Game Log
Houston Astros6983.45422.557860721-5348-30W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6885.44424.057471030-4838-37L1Game Log

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