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Baseball on Wednesday, April 05, 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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PlayerPosYears PlayedNotes
Ramon Aviles2B-SS1970-1983Purchased by Phillies from Red Sox.
Joe Gates2B1977-1982Traded by Royals to White Sox for Mike Ondina.
Butch MetzgerP1974-1980Claimed on waivers by Mets from Cardinals.
Jim WilloughbyP1967-1979Purchased by White Sox from Red Sox.

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