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Saturday, April 15,1978

Saturday, April 15,1978

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Milwaukee Brewers  0 Baltimore Orioles  7 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Palmer Jerry Augustine -- 7,527 2:07
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Texas Rangers  4 Boston Red Sox  12 box | pbp Fenway Park Bill Lee Dock Ellis -- 18,624 2:30
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Cleveland Indians  5 Kansas City Royals  6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Marty Pattin Mike Paxton Al Hrabosky 18,110 2:54
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Seattle Mariners  5 Minnesota Twins  6 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Tom Johnson John Montague -- 7,471 2:57
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Chicago White Sox  2 New York Yankees  3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ed Figueroa Francisco Barrios -- 20,965 1:59
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Detroit Tigers  6 Toronto Blue Jays  3 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Jack Billingham Mike Willis Steve Foucault 15,024 2:26
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Pittsburgh Pirates  13 Chicago Cubs  10 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jim Rooker Dennis Lamp -- 20,684 3:11
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Cincinnati Reds  1 Houston Astros  6 box | pbp Astrodome Mark Lemongello Doug Capilla -- 34,858 2:09
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 New York Mets  3 Montreal Expos  4 box | pbp Stade Olympique Bill Atkinson Bob Myrick -- 12,617 2:37
1978 reg season 1978-04-15 Philadelphia Phillies  3 St. Louis Cardinals  2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Tug McGraw Pete Vuckovich -- 13,844 2:20
10 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 7 5 2 .714 0.0 39 28 11 W1 3-1 2-1 1 3 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 7 5 2 .714 0.0 59 33 26 L2 0-2 5-0 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 1.0 42 28 14 W3 2-3 2-0 3 6 11 -- dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 7 3 4 .429 2.0 26 26 0 W2 1-4 2-0 4 9 16 -- Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 6 2 4 .333 2.5 26 29 -3 L3 0-2 2-2 5 10 21 -- dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 7 2 5 .286 3.0 28 54 -26 W2 0-5 2-0 6 13 23 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 7 2 5 .286 3.0 33 44 -11 L1 1-4 1-1 7 12 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 6 5 1 .833 0.0 28 22 6 W5 1-1 4-0 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 8 6 2 .750 0.0 18 11 7 W5 1-2 5-0 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 8 5 3 .625 1.0 21 21 0 L1 0-1 5-2 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 1.5 30 31 -1 L2 0-2 4-1 4 7 10 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 11 6 5 .545 1.5 59 45 14 W2 4-5 2-0 5 8 13 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 7 2 5 .286 3.5 20 36 -16 L4 0-2 2-3 6 11 24 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 11 2 9 .182 5.5 35 56 -21 L8 0-6 2-3 7 14 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 6 4 2 .667 0.0 34 21 13 W2 2-0 2-2 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 9 5 4 .556 0.5 31 30 1 L1 1-1 4-3 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.0 30 35 -5 L1 3-3 1-1 3 7 14 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.0 35 35 0 L2 1-2 3-2 4 6 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 7 3 4 .429 1.5 30 28 2 W1 2-3 1-1 5 8 17 -- dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 8 3 5 .375 2.0 33 44 -11 W1 1-4 2-1 6 9 18 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 9 7 2 .778 0.0 57 39 18 L1 1-1 6-1 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 7 5 2 .714 1.0 46 25 21 W1 4-2 1-0 2 2 6 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 2.0 30 31 -1 W1 2-2 2-1 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 9 3 6 .333 4.0 41 51 -10 W1 0-4 3-2 4 10 19 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 6 2 4 .333 3.5 20 28 -8 L1 2-3 0-1 5 11 20 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 6 1 5 .167 4.5 21 41 -20 L2 0-1 1-4 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Gary Matthews Atlanta Braves Injury DL - Separated shoulder
Paul Reuschel Chicago Cubs Injury DL - Right elbow inflammation
2 record(s)
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