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Baseball on Friday, September 29, 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
Toronto Blue Jays0Boston Red Sox11BoxBob Stanley (15-2)Jim Clancy (10-12)NoneFred Lynn (18.4)
Chicago White Sox9California Angels6BoxSteve Trout (3-0)Frank Tanana (18-12)CAL  D Baylor (34)Mike Colbern (22.2)
Baltimore Orioles2Detroit Tigers3BoxJim Slaton (17-11)Sammy Stewart (1-1)NoneJason Thompson (23.1)
Minnesota Twins0Kansas City Royals4BoxDennis Leonard (21-17)Darrell Jackson (4-6)NoneJim Gaudet (10.1)
Cleveland Indians1New York Yankees3BoxJim Beattie (6-9)Jim Kern (10-10)NoneThurman Munson (47.3)
Milwaukee Brewers3Oakland Athletics1BoxBill Travers (12-11)Matt Keough (8-15)OAK  J Newman (8)Jeff Newman (14.7)
Texas Rangers11Seattle Mariners4BoxSteve Comer (11-5)Mike Parrott (1-5)TEX  T Harrah (12)Al Oliver (13.0)
New York Mets3Chicago Cubs2Box G1Nino Espinosa (11-15)Rick Reuschel (14-15)NoneDoug Flynn (15.5)
New York Mets4Chicago Cubs5Box G2Mike Krukow (9-3)Mike Bruhert (4-11)CHN  J White (1)  NYN  S Henderson (10)Dave Rader (19.0)
Atlanta Braves2Cincinnati Reds7BoxTom Hume (8-11)Jim Bouton (1-3)CIN  G Foster (38), P Rose (7)George Foster (21.0)
San Francisco Giants2Houston Astros1BoxEd Halicki (9-10)Dan Warthen (0-1)SFN  M Ivie (11)Marc Hill (9.0)
Philadelphia Phillies4Pittsburgh Pirates5Box G1Kent Tekulve (7-7)Ron Reed (3-4)PIT  W Stargell (27)Bake McBride (46.7)
Philadelphia Phillies1Pittsburgh Pirates2Box G2Kent Tekulve (8-7)Steve Carlton (16-13)PHI  G Luzinski (34)  PIT  B Kison (1)Dave Parker (22.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers1San Diego Padres3BoxJohn D'Acquisto (4-3)Burt Hooton (19-10)LAN  B Russell (3)Broderick Perkins (15.0)
Montreal Expos7St. Louis Cardinals5BoxDarold Knowles (3-3)Buddy Schultz (2-4)NoneDane Iorg (45.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9862.612--72156944-3754-25W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox9763.6061.078265140-4157-22W6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9169.5697.078764537-4254-27W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8970.5608.565162638-4051-30L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8575.53113.070764539-4246-33W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6889.43328.563068526-5342-36L5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays59100.37138.558976522-5637-44L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals9169.569--73962736-4555-24W1Game Log
California Angels8674.5375.068165637-4449-30L1Game Log
Texas Rangers8575.5316.067962733-4552-30W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins7288.45019.065967434-4538-43L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox7089.44020.562472132-4738-42W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6991.43122.052767331-5138-40L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners56102.35434.060982124-5532-47L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8971.556--69557335-4354-28L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8772.5471.567162433-4754-25W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs7882.48711.065471435-4543-37W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7585.46914.062760434-4641-39W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6892.42521.059365132-4936-43L2Game Log
New York Mets6595.40624.059768032-4833-47L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9466.587--71756940-3954-27L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds9069.5663.569668043-3847-31W5Game Log
San Francisco Giants8971.5565.060958439-4050-31W2Game Log
San Diego Padres8377.51911.058758834-4749-30W1Game Log
Houston Astros7288.45022.059563024-5748-31L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6991.43125.059273630-4939-42L5Game Log

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