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Baseball on Sunday, October 01, 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 Sox5BoxLuis Tiant (13-8)Don Kirkwood (4-5)BOS  R Burleson (5), J Rice (46)George Scott (14.5)
Chicago White Sox4California Angels5BoxNolan Ryan (10-13)Francisco Barrios (9-15)CAL  R Jackson (6)Lamar Johnson (20.6)
Baltimore Orioles4Detroit Tigers2BoxDennis Martinez (16-11)Dave Rozema (9-12)BAL  P Kelly 2 (11)  DET  J Thompson (26)Pat Kelly (53.8)
Minnesota Twins0Kansas City Royals1BoxGeorge Throop (1-0)Geoff Zahn (14-14)NoneAmos Otis (7.3)
Cleveland Indians9New York Yankees2BoxRick Waits (13-15)Catfish Hunter (12-6)CLE  G Alexander (27), A Thornton (33)Andre Thornton (21.2)
Milwaukee Brewers9Oakland Athletics0BoxLary Sorensen (18-12)Alan Wirth (5-6)MIL  L Hisle (34), G Thomas (32)Larry Haney (13.1)
Texas Rangers9Seattle Mariners4BoxFergie Jenkins (18-8)Glenn Abbott (7-15)SEA  K Pasley (1)  TEX  B Bonds (31), M Jorgensen (1), R Zisk (22)Richie Zisk (22.8)
New York Mets5Chicago Cubs3BoxKevin Kobel (5-6)Lynn McGlothen (5-3)NoneScot Thompson (15.6)
Atlanta Braves8Cincinnati Reds10BoxDan Dumoulin (1-0)Dave Campbell (4-4)ATL  G Hubbard (2)  CIN  J Bench (23), G Foster 2 (40)Johnny Bench (44.3)
San Francisco Giants0Houston Astros3BoxJoe Niekro (14-14)Phil Nastu (0-1)HOU  C Cedeno (7)Cesar Cedeno (10.2)
Philadelphia Phillies3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxOdell Jones (2-0)Kevin Saucier (0-1)PIT  D Berra (6)Todd Cruz (25.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Diego Padres4BoxRollie Fingers (6-13)Bobby Castillo (0-4)NoneBill Almon (24.5)
Montreal Expos5St. Louis Cardinals1BoxRoss Grimsley (20-11)Dan O'Brien (0-2)NoneTony Perez (32.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox9963.611--79265240-4159-22W8Game Log
New York Yankees9963.611--73057844-3755-26L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers9369.5746.080465039-4254-27W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles9071.5598.565963339-4151-30W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8676.53113.071465339-4247-34L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6990.43428.563969427-5442-36W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays59102.36639.559077522-5837-44L8Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals9270.568--74363436-4556-25W1Game Log
California Angels8775.5375.069166637-4450-31W1Game Log
Texas Rangers8775.5375.069263235-4552-30W5Game Log
Minnesota Twins7389.45119.066667835-4638-43L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7190.44120.563473133-4838-42L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6993.42623.053269031-5138-42L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners56104.35035.061483424-5532-49L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies9072.556--70858636-4454-28L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8873.5471.568463733-4755-26W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7983.48811.066472435-4544-38L1Game Log
Montreal Expos7686.46914.063361135-4741-39W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6993.42621.060065732-4937-44L1Game Log
New York Mets6696.40724.060769033-4933-47W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9567.586--72757341-4054-27L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds9269.5712.571068843-3849-31W7Game Log
San Francisco Giants8973.5496.061359439-4250-31L2Game Log
San Diego Padres8478.51911.059159834-4750-31W1Game Log
Houston Astros7488.45721.060563424-5750-31W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6993.42626.060075030-5139-42L7Game Log

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