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Saturday, June 24,1978

Saturday, June 24,1978

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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 1978-06-24 Baltimore Orioles 3 Boston Red Sox 8 box | pbp Fenway Park Luis Tiant Scott McGregor -- 32,213 2:42
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Minnesota Twins 4 Chicago White Sox 7 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Wilbur Wood Darrell Jackson Lerrin LaGrow 27,433 2:34
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Cleveland Indians 12 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Paxton Jim Clancy -- 7,176 2:39
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 New York Yankees 3 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jim Slaton Dick Tidrow -- 37,681 2:01
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Oakland Athletics 5 Kansas City Royals 7 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Andy Hassler Steve Renko Al Hrabosky 35,423 2:40
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Seattle Mariners 0 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp County Stadium Jerry Augustine Jim Colborn -- 20,820 2:08
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 California Angels 0 Texas Rangers 3 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jon Matlack Dave Frost -- 30,574 2:16
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Cincinnati Reds 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Sutton Tom Hume Bob Welch 46,274 2:41
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Kent Tekulve Paul Siebert Dave Hamilton 17,810 3:50
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Chicago Cubs 2 Philadelphia Phillies 6 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Jim Kaat Ken Holtzman Ron Reed 41,605 2:21
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Houston Astros 5 San Diego Padres 6 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Rollie Fingers Ken Forsch -- 15,759 3:11
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Atlanta Braves 1 San Francisco Giants 2 box | pbp Candlestick Park Jim Barr Phil Niekro -- 10,578 1:52
1978 reg season 1978-06-24 Montreal Expos 2 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Woodie Fryman Silvio Martinez Mike Garman 19,122 2:37
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 70 49 21 .700 0.0 384 268 116 W3 17-15 32-6 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 69 40 29 .580 8.5 273 289 -16 L2 22-16 18-13 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 69 40 29 .580 8.5 312 258 54 L1 19-20 21-9 3 3 5 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 69 39 30 .565 9.5 335 292 43 W1 17-16 22-14 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 67 34 33 .507 13.5 285 281 4 W1 17-18 17-15 5 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 66 30 36 .455 17.0 263 281 -18 W3 12-23 18-13 6 11 20 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 67 21 46 .313 26.5 246 352 -106 L6 8-25 13-21 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 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 68 37 31 .544 0.0 306 280 26 W1 14-19 23-12 1 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 69 37 32 .536 0.5 273 257 16 W5 11-17 26-15 2 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 70 36 34 .514 2.0 293 297 -4 L3 17-20 19-14 3 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 71 34 37 .479 4.5 224 254 -30 L1 14-22 20-15 4 9 16 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 68 32 36 .471 5.0 279 268 11 W1 12-17 20-19 5 10 17 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 67 28 39 .418 8.5 291 298 -7 L1 17-21 11-18 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 72 24 48 .333 15.0 271 360 -89 L1 11-24 13-24 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 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 64 35 29 .547 0.0 285 230 55 W4 8-20 27-9 1 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 66 35 31 .530 1.0 263 269 -6 L5 16-22 19-9 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 70 36 34 .514 2.0 283 255 28 W1 16-19 20-15 3 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 66 32 34 .485 4.0 269 286 -17 W1 15-21 17-13 4 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 72 31 41 .431 8.0 256 297 -41 L1 15-18 16-23 5 10 21 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 71 25 46 .352 13.5 235 300 -65 L1 11-27 14-19 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 68 44 24 .647 0.0 268 212 56 W2 17-14 27-10 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 70 42 28 .600 3.0 319 281 38 L2 20-17 22-11 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 69 39 30 .565 5.5 341 272 69 W2 15-18 24-12 3 3 7 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 69 32 37 .464 12.5 232 267 -35 W3 11-22 21-15 4 8 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 65 30 35 .462 12.5 249 262 -13 L2 10-20 20-15 5 9 19 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 66 27 39 .409 16.0 222 291 -69 L3 11-25 16-14 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)