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Baseball on Tuesday, September 26, 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
Cleveland Indians1Baltimore Orioles3BoxMike Flanagan (19-14)Paul Reuschel (4-4)BAL  D DeCinces (26)  CLE  G Alexander (26)Doug DeCinces (15.0)
Detroit Tigers0Boston Red Sox6BoxDennis Eckersley (19-8)Dave Rozema (9-11)BOS  J Rice (44)Jim Rice (18.6)
Milwaukee Brewers3California Angels4BoxDave LaRoche (10-8)Lary Sorensen (17-12)CAL  K Landreaux (4)Don Money (34.6)
Oakland Athletics10Chicago White Sox3BoxAlan Wirth (5-5)Ken Kravec (11-16)OAK  R Picciolo (2)Taylor Duncan (44.8)
Seattle Mariners1Kansas City Royals4BoxLarry Gura (16-4)Glenn Abbott (7-14)SEA  L Roberts (22)Frank White (30.0)
Toronto Blue Jays1New York Yankees4BoxEd Figueroa (19-9)Tom Underwood (6-14)TOR  J Mayberry (22)Mickey Rivers (26.9)
Minnesota Twins6Texas Rangers2BoxMike Marshall (9-12)Paul Mirabella (2-2)TEX  R Zisk (21)Richie Zisk (56.3)
Houston Astros2Atlanta Braves0BoxJoe Niekro (13-14)Phil Niekro (19-17)NoneGlenn Hubbard (15.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Cincinnati Reds6BoxTom Seaver (16-14)Rick Rhoden (10-8)CIN  G Foster (36)  LAN  S Garvey (20), S Yeager (4)Pete Rose (18.7)
St. Louis Cardinals1New York Mets3BoxCraig Swan (9-6)Rob Dressler (0-1)NoneSteve Henderson (21.3)
Montreal Expos3Philadelphia Phillies5Box G1Jim Kaat (8-5)David Palmer (0-1)PHI  G Luzinski (33)Greg Luzinski (15.7)
Montreal Expos3Philadelphia Phillies0Box G2Rudy May (8-10)Tug McGraw (8-7)MON  W Cromartie (10)Warren Cromartie (22.9)
Chicago Cubs2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxDon Robinson (14-6)Dennis Lamp (7-15)PIT  W Stargell (26)Willie Stargell (28.9)
San Diego Padres4San Francisco Giants1BoxGaylord Perry (21-6)John Montefusco (11-9)SDN  B Perkins (2)Gene Richards (15.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9562.605--71056644-3751-25W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox9463.5991.076564940-4154-22W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9068.5705.578364036-4154-27L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8769.5587.564362038-3949-30W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8473.53511.070263739-4045-33L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6886.44225.562667626-5042-36L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5997.37835.558774622-5337-44L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals9068.570--73362336-4554-23W2Game Log
California Angels8473.5355.566063937-4447-29W2Game Log
Texas Rangers8275.5227.565461531-4551-30L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7286.45618.065466034-4338-43W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6988.43920.560870431-4638-42L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6990.43421.552667031-5138-39W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners55100.35533.559880423-5532-45L9Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8869.561--68556235-4153-28L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8472.5383.565661633-4751-25W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs7780.49011.064469935-4442-36L2Game Log
Montreal Expos7484.46814.561659433-4541-39W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6891.42821.058864432-4936-42L1Game Log
New York Mets6494.40524.559067331-4733-47W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9463.599--70655340-3654-27L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8769.5586.567666843-3844-31W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants8771.5517.560658338-4049-31L1Game Log
San Diego Padres8276.51912.558458634-4648-30W1Game Log
Houston Astros7087.44624.058662522-5748-30W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6988.43925.058772130-4839-40L2Game Log

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