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Baseball on Wednesday, September 27, 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 Orioles3BoxDennis Martinez (15-11)Rick Waits (12-15)BAL  G Roenicke (3)Mark Belanger (16.4)
Detroit Tigers2Boston Red Sox5BoxLuis Tiant (12-8)Milt Wilcox (13-12)BOS  G Scott (12)  DET  R LeFlore (12), R Staub (24)Carlton Fisk (25.7)
Milwaukee Brewers1California Angels4BoxDave Frost (5-4)Andy Replogle (9-5)CAL  K Landreaux (5)Rick Miller (19.7)
Seattle Mariners4Kansas City Royals2BoxByron McLaughlin (4-8)Paul Splittorff (19-13)KCA  G Brett (9)Ruppert Jones (55.6)
Toronto Blue Jays1New York Yankees5BoxCatfish Hunter (12-5)Mike Willis (3-7)NYA  R Jackson (25), G Nettles (27)  TOR  R Howell (7)Willie Randolph (18.9)
Minnesota Twins5Texas Rangers10BoxPaul Mirabella (3-2)Stan Perzanowski (2-7)TEX  T Harrah (11)Juan Beniquez (52.3)
Houston Astros4Atlanta Braves0BoxVern Ruhle (3-3)Frank LaCorte (0-1)NoneJeff Leonard (17.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Cincinnati Reds5BoxPedro Borbon (8-2)Charlie Hough (5-5)CIN  G Foster (37)  LAN  T Martinez (1)George Foster (44.7)
Montreal Expos4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxLarry Christenson (13-14)Ross Grimsley (19-11)MON  A Dawson (25)Jose Cardenal (15.5)
Chicago Cubs3Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxJerry Reuss (3-2)Ray Burris (7-13)PIT  D Parker (30)Phil Garner (47.9)
San Diego Padres0San Francisco Giants1BoxBob Knepper (17-11)Eric Rasmussen (14-15)NoneBill Madlock (8.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9662.608--71556744-3752-25W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox9563.6011.077065140-4155-22W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9069.5666.578464436-4254-27L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8869.5617.564662138-3950-30W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers8474.53212.070464239-4145-33L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6887.43926.562767926-5142-36L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5998.37636.558875122-5437-44L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals9069.566--73562736-4554-24L1Game Log
California Angels8573.5384.566464037-4448-29W3Game Log
Texas Rangers8375.5256.566462031-4552-30W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7287.45318.065967034-4438-43L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6988.43920.060870431-4638-42L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6990.43421.052667031-5138-39W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners56100.35932.560280624-5532-45W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8969.563--69056635-4154-28W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8572.5413.566461933-4752-25W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs7781.48712.064770735-4542-36L3Game Log
Montreal Expos7485.46515.562059933-4641-39L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6891.42821.558864432-4936-42L1Game Log
New York Mets6494.40525.059067331-4733-47W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9464.595--70955840-3754-27L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8869.5615.568167143-3845-31W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants8871.5536.560758338-4050-31W1Game Log
San Diego Padres8277.51612.558458734-4748-30L1Game Log
Houston Astros7187.44923.059062523-5748-30W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6989.43725.058772530-4839-41L3Game Log

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