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Baseball on Sunday, September 24, 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 Tigers4Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim Slaton (16-11)Don Stanhouse (6-9)NoneMilt May (17.5)
California Angels7Chicago White Sox3BoxNolan Ryan (9-13)Francisco Barrios (9-14)CAL  D Baylor (33), C Lansford (7)Chet Lemon (24.0)
New York Yankees4Cleveland Indians0BoxRon Guidry (23-3)Mike Paxton (12-10)NoneThurman Munson (11.5)
Oakland Athletics2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxMike Caldwell (21-9)Rick Langford (7-13)OAK  J Newman (7)Jim Wohlford (12.6)
Kansas City Royals4Minnesota Twins6BoxDave Goltz (15-10)Steve Mingori (1-4)KCA  T Poquette (4)  MIN  D Ford (11)Hal McRae (23.8)
Seattle Mariners3Texas Rangers5Box G1Steve Comer (10-5)Jim Colborn (4-12)SEA  R Jones (6)  TEX  P Putnam (1)Al Oliver (18.4)
Seattle Mariners3Texas Rangers4Box G2Danny Darwin (1-0)Rick Jones (0-1)NoneJuan Beniquez (18.1)
Boston Red Sox7Toronto Blue Jays6BoxDick Drago (4-4)Tom Buskey (0-1)BOS  C Yastrzemski (16)Carl Yastrzemski (59.9)
Cincinnati Reds2Atlanta Braves1BoxTom Hume (7-11)Jim Bouton (1-2)ATL  B Horner (23)Champ Summers (15.1)
San Diego Padres0Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxBob Welch (7-4)Bob Owchinko (10-13)NoneSteve Garvey (24.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Montreal Expos4BoxScott Sanderson (4-2)Bruce Kison (6-6)NoneTony Perez (13.4)
Philadelphia Phillies8New York Mets2BoxSteve Carlton (16-12)Nino Espinosa (10-15)PHI  B McBride (10), T McCarver (1)Garry Maddox (17.1)
Houston Astros0San Francisco Giants7Box G1Vida Blue (18-9)Floyd Bannister (3-9)SFN  J Clark (25), H Cruz (8), D Evans (20)Darrell Evans (17.9)
Houston Astros4San Francisco Giants6Box G2Jim Barr (8-11)Tom Dixon (6-11)NoneBill Madlock (12.2)
Chicago Cubs5St. Louis Cardinals4BoxLynn McGlothen (5-2)Tom Bruno (4-3)CHN  B Buckner (5)Mike Vail (27.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9462.603--70656544-3750-25W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox9363.5961.075964940-4153-22W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9067.5734.578063636-4054-27W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8669.5557.564061938-3948-30L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8472.53810.070263139-3945-33W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6885.44424.562567326-4942-36L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5996.38134.558674222-5237-44L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8868.564--72262036-4552-23L1Game Log
California Angels8373.5325.065663637-4446-29W1Game Log
Texas Rangers8174.5236.564960731-4550-29W6Game Log
Minnesota Twins7185.45517.064665533-4238-43W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6887.43919.559969231-4637-41L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6889.43320.551466130-5038-39L5Game Log
Seattle Mariners5598.35931.559579323-5332-45L7Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8668.558--67755435-4151-27W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8272.5324.064461033-4749-25L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7778.4979.563868735-4242-36W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7382.47113.560858632-4341-39W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6790.42720.558464131-4836-42L1Game Log
New York Mets6393.40424.058766931-4732-46L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9462.603--70254740-3554-27W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8669.5557.567066443-3843-31W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants8770.5547.560557938-4049-30W4Game Log
San Diego Padres8176.51613.558058533-4648-30L2Game Log
Houston Astros6987.44225.058462521-5748-30L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves6987.44225.058771930-4839-39L1Game Log

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