Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.

Baseball on Saturday, September 30, 1978

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Toronto Blue Jays1Boston Red Sox5BoxDennis Eckersley (20-8)Jesse Jefferson (7-16)TOR  R Howell (8)Carl Yastrzemski (29.2)
Chicago White Sox6California Angels5BoxLerrin LaGrow (6-5)Dave LaRoche (10-9)CHA  M Colbern (2), C Washington (6)Don Baylor (42.6)
Baltimore Orioles4Detroit Tigers5BoxSteve Baker (2-4)Mike Flanagan (19-15)BAL  D DeCinces (28), L Harlow (8)  DET  D Stegman (1), J Wockenfuss (7)Larry Harlow (38.3)
Minnesota Twins7Kansas City Royals3BoxMike Marshall (10-12)Randy McGilberry (0-1)NoneGlenn Borgmann (24.5)
Cleveland Indians0New York Yankees7BoxEd Figueroa (20-9)Mike Paxton (12-11)NYA  R Jackson (26)Roy White (15.4)
Milwaukee Brewers8Oakland Athletics5BoxMike Caldwell (22-9)John Henry Johnson (11-10)MIL  S Lezcano (15), D Money (14)  OAK  R Carty (31), J Newman (9)Sixto Lezcano (17.3)
Texas Rangers4Seattle Mariners1BoxJon Matlack (15-13)Rick Jones (0-2)TEX  B Wills (9)Richie Zisk (13.3)
New York Mets5Chicago Cubs7BoxManny Seoane (1-0)Dwight Bernard (1-4)NoneDave Kingman (57.8)
Atlanta Braves0Cincinnati Reds4BoxFred Norman (11-9)Phil Niekro (19-18)CIN  K Henderson (4)Johnny Bench (11.0)
San Francisco Giants4Houston Astros7BoxTom Dixon (7-11)Vida Blue (18-10)SFN  J Dwyer (6)Marc Hill (32.0)
Philadelphia Phillies10Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxRandy Lerch (11-8)Grant Jackson (7-5)PHI  R Lerch 2 (3), G Luzinski (35)  PIT  W Stargell (28)Greg Luzinski (56.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers7San Diego Padres0BoxTommy John (17-10)Steve Mura (0-2)LAN  S Garvey (21)Steve Garvey (19.6)
Montreal Expos1St. Louis Cardinals6BoxJohn Denny (14-11)Dan Schatzeder (7-7)SLN  T Simmons (22)Jerry Morales (17.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9962.615--72856944-3755-25W6Game Log
Boston Red Sox9863.6091.078765240-4158-22W7Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9269.5717.079565038-4254-27W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8971.5569.565563138-4151-30L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers8675.53413.071264939-4247-33W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6890.43029.563069226-5442-36L6Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays59101.36939.559077022-5737-44L7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals9170.565--74263436-4555-25L1Game Log
California Angels8675.5345.068666237-4449-31L2Game Log
Texas Rangers8675.5345.068362834-4552-30W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins7388.45318.066667735-4538-43W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7189.44419.563072633-4738-42W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6992.42922.053268131-5138-41L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners56103.35234.061082524-5532-48L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies9071.559--70558136-4354-28W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8773.5442.567963433-4754-26L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7982.49111.066171935-4544-37W2Game Log
Montreal Expos7586.46615.062861034-4741-39L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6992.42921.059965232-4937-43W1Game Log
New York Mets6596.40425.060268732-4933-47L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9566.590--72456941-3954-27W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds9169.5693.570068043-3848-31W6Game Log
San Francisco Giants8972.5536.061359139-4150-31L1Game Log
San Diego Padres8378.51612.058759534-4749-31L1Game Log
Houston Astros7388.45322.060263424-5749-31W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6992.42926.059274030-5039-42L6Game Log

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