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Baseball on Thursday, May 04, 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
Minnesota Twins1Boston Red Sox8BoxDennis Eckersley (1-1)Paul Thormodsgard (1-3)NoneJerry Remy (19.0)
New York Mets8Atlanta Braves2BoxJerry Koosman (2-3)Phil Niekro (2-5)NYN  B Valentine (1)Bobby Valentine (18.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Chicago Cubs1BoxRick Rhoden (4-0)Woodie Fryman (0-3)LAN  R Smith (4)Reggie Smith (24.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers155.750--1148010-35-2W2Game Log
New York Yankees139.5913.082765-68-3W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox1410.5833.01451183-711-3W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians1011.4765.599857-93-2W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1012.4556.01241103-107-2W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles913.4097.0901225-74-6L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays815.3488.5861164-84-7L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics185.783--86556-212-3W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals148.6363.599816-68-2L3Game Log
California Angels149.6094.086805-29-7L3Game Log
Texas Rangers1010.5006.569842-68-4W7Game Log
Chicago White Sox713.3509.582942-75-6L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins818.30811.51141265-103-8L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners820.28612.5901394-84-12L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos128.600--88775-57-3W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies118.5790.5105724-57-3L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1211.5221.5811016-66-5L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1111.5002.0961034-57-6L2Game Log
New York Mets1114.4403.582916-65-8W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1014.4174.0100953-67-8L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers158.652--129849-56-3W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds149.6091.01321087-57-4W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1211.5223.078818-64-5W1Game Log
Houston Astros1013.4355.0841063-87-5L2Game Log
San Diego Padres913.4095.573935-94-4W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves815.3487.0701072-76-8L1Game Log

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