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Tuesday, June 20,1978

Tuesday, June 20,1978

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 New York Yankees 10 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Don Gullett Mike Torrez -- 32,643 3:13
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Seattle Mariners 4 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Paul Mitchell Steve Stone Enrique Romo 13,057 2:27
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Cleveland Indians 2 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Larry Gura Rick Wise -- 20,444 2:35
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Baltimore Orioles 8 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp County Stadium Scott McGregor Bill Travers -- 22,640 2:45
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 California Angels 10 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Frank Tanana Roger Erickson -- 12,330 3:00
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Oakland Athletics 4 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jim Umbarger Dave Heaverlo -- 17,394 2:55
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Detroit Tigers 4 Toronto Blue Jays 3 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium John Hiller Mike Willis -- 31,625 3:12
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Houston Astros 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium J.R. Richard Tommy John Bo McLaughlin 41,991 2:32
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Montreal Expos 0 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Nino Espinosa Ross Grimsley -- 11,950 2:09
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 St. Louis Cardinals 4 Philadelphia Phillies 2 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bob Forsch Larry Christenson Mark Littell 30,119 2:21
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Chicago Cubs 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bert Blyleven Ken Holtzman -- 10,912 2:30
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Atlanta Braves 5 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Phil Niekro Randy Jones Gene Garber 13,059 2:13
1978 reg season 1978-06-20 Cincinnati Reds 6 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Pedro Borbon Gary Lavelle Dave Tomlin 55,920 2:44
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 67 46 21 .687 0.0 362 261 101 L1 17-15 29-6 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 65 39 26 .600 6.0 255 268 -13 W4 21-13 18-13 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 65 38 27 .585 7.0 291 240 51 W1 17-18 21-9 3 3 5 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 65 37 28 .569 8.0 322 276 46 L1 17-16 20-12 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 63 32 31 .508 12.0 266 254 12 W1 16-18 16-13 5 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 63 27 36 .429 17.0 239 273 -34 L3 11-23 16-13 6 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 64 21 43 .328 23.5 232 322 -90 L3 8-23 13-20 7 13 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 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 64 35 29 .547 0.0 288 263 25 W2 14-19 21-10 1 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 65 34 31 .523 1.5 280 275 5 W2 15-17 19-14 2 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 65 33 32 .508 2.5 247 251 -4 W1 11-17 22-15 3 8 13 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 67 33 34 .493 3.5 209 230 -21 L1 13-19 20-15 4 9 15 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 65 31 34 .477 4.5 265 254 11 L2 12-17 19-17 5 10 16 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 63 27 36 .429 7.5 281 281 0 L1 16-20 11-16 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 69 22 47 .319 15.5 260 349 -89 W3 9-23 13-24 7 14 26 -- 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 Chicago Cubs franchise | log 62 35 27 .565 0.0 258 249 9 L1 16-18 19-9 1 3 7 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 60 31 29 .517 3.0 265 225 40 L3 8-20 23-9 2 5 11 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 66 33 33 .500 4.0 273 246 27 L2 13-18 20-15 3 6 14 -- dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 63 30 33 .476 5.5 258 278 -20 W1 14-20 16-13 4 7 17 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 68 30 38 .441 8.0 248 284 -36 W1 15-18 15-20 5 10 20 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 68 24 44 .353 14.0 226 292 -66 W1 11-26 13-18 6 12 24 -- 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 San Francisco Giants franchise | log 64 41 23 .641 0.0 254 206 48 L1 17-14 24-9 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 66 41 25 .621 1.0 311 273 38 W6 19-14 22-11 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 65 36 29 .554 5.5 328 261 67 L1 15-18 21-11 3 4 8 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 61 29 32 .475 10.5 236 245 -9 W3 9-17 20-15 4 8 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 65 29 36 .446 12.5 221 260 -39 L1 11-22 18-14 5 9 19 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 62 26 36 .419 14.0 219 278 -59 W2 10-22 16-14 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Rex Hudler New York Yankees Hist Signed out of draft (California HS)
Tito Fuentes Oakland Athletics Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1978-1978 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Ted Sizemore Philadelphia Phillies Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)