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Baseball on Friday, September 22, 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
Detroit Tigers7Baltimore Orioles5BoxJohn Hiller (8-4)Mike Flanagan (18-14)NoneRusty Staub (44.3)
California Angels3Chicago White Sox2BoxFrank Tanana (18-11)Rich Hinton (2-5)CHA  C Lemon (12)Greg Pryor (23.8)
New York Yankees7Cleveland Indians8BoxSid Monge (4-3)Rich Gossage (10-11)CLE  D Briggs (1), W Cage (3), A Thornton (32)  NYA  C Chambliss (12)Lou Piniella (35.9)
Oakland Athletics0Milwaukee Brewers3BoxEduardo Rodriguez (5-5)Matt Keough (8-14)NoneDon Money (13.0)
Kansas City Royals4Minnesota Twins2Box G1Larry Gura (15-4)Darrell Jackson (4-5)KCA  F White (7)Frank White (24.7)
Kansas City Royals0Minnesota Twins4Box G2Geoff Zahn (14-13)Marty Pattin (3-3)NoneDan Ford (17.2)
Seattle Mariners2Texas Rangers10Box G1Doc Medich (9-8)Glenn Abbott (7-13)TEX  J Ellis (3), B Wills (8)John Ellis (23.0)
Seattle Mariners0Texas Rangers1Box G2Fergie Jenkins (17-8)Byron McLaughlin (3-8)NonePat Putnam (9.5)
Boston Red Sox4Toronto Blue Jays5BoxTom Murphy (6-9)Andy Hassler (3-5)NoneDoug Ault (17.9)
Cincinnati Reds6Atlanta Braves4BoxMario Soto (1-0)Craig Skok (3-2)ATL  J Burroughs (23), B Horner (21), G Matthews (17)  CIN  A DeFreitas (1), J Morgan (13)Johnny Bench (39.3)
San Diego Padres12Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxRandy Jones (13-14)Doug Rau (15-9)SDN  D Winfield (23)Dave Winfield (22.3)
Houston Astros0San Francisco Giants2BoxBob Knepper (16-11)Vern Ruhle (2-3)NoneBob Knepper (11.4)
Chicago Cubs5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxRay Burris (7-12)Aurelio Lopez (4-2)NoneBill Buckner (55.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9361.604--70155543-3650-25L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox9163.5912.074964238-4153-22L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8867.5685.576263036-4052-27W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8567.5597.062961038-3947-28L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers8271.53610.569362037-3845-33W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6784.44424.561566826-4941-35W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5994.38633.557973222-5237-42W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8767.565--71561335-4452-23L1Game Log
California Angels8272.5325.064562836-4346-29W2Game Log
Texas Rangers7874.5138.063359931-4547-29W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins7084.45517.063964833-4237-42W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6887.43919.550864330-4838-39L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox6786.43819.559168131-4636-40L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5595.36730.058777723-5032-45L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8368.550--66254932-4151-27W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8270.5391.564260333-4549-25W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7677.4978.063267834-4142-36W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7182.46413.060158432-4339-39L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6689.42619.057563531-4835-41L1Game Log
New York Mets6390.41221.058265431-4732-43L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9262.597--69354440-3552-27L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8568.5566.566765542-3743-31W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants8470.5458.058957338-4046-30W1Game Log
San Diego Padres8174.52311.557757633-4448-30W2Game Log
Houston Astros6984.45122.557860921-5448-30L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6886.44224.057871630-4838-38L2Game Log

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