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Wednesday, August 30,1978

Wednesday, August 30,1978

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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 1978-08-30 New York Yankees  5 Baltimore Orioles  4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Ron Guidry Tippy Martinez Rich Gossage 20,501 2:38
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 Toronto Blue Jays  1 Boston Red Sox  2 box | pbp Fenway Park Dennis Eckersley Don Kirkwood -- 0 2:15
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 Toronto Blue Jays  7 Boston Red Sox  6 box | pbp Fenway Park Victor Cruz Bob Stanley -- 32,825 3:07
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 Chicago White Sox  0 Kansas City Royals  12 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Larry Gura Francisco Barrios -- 19,053 1:56
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 Chicago Cubs  2 Atlanta Braves  6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Larry McWilliams Ray Burris -- 3,305 2:39
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 St. Louis Cardinals  4 Houston Astros  2 box | pbp Astrodome Bob Forsch Joe Niekro -- 6,480 2:06
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 Montreal Expos  3 Los Angeles Dodgers  4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Charlie Hough Wayne Twitchell -- 41,469 2:47
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 Philadelphia Phillies  6 San Diego Padres  5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Warren Brusstar Rollie Fingers -- 15,941 2:51
1978 reg season 1978-08-30 New York Mets  10 San Francisco Giants  4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Craig Swan John Montefusco -- 14,360 2:57
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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)
  • 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 132 84 48 .636 0.0 675 525 150 L1 33-33 51-15 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 130 76 54 .585 7.0 571 481 90 W6 34-33 42-21 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 131 75 56 .573 8.5 665 540 125 W2 29-34 46-22 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 131 73 58 .557 10.5 602 517 85 W1 32-32 41-26 4 4 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 131 72 59 .550 11.5 530 549 -19 L1 34-35 38-24 5 5 7 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 130 56 74 .431 27.0 537 576 -39 L3 22-44 34-30 6 11 22 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 135 55 80 .407 30.5 528 644 -116 W1 21-48 34-32 7 13 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 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 131 71 60 .542 0.0 592 524 68 W1 28-40 43-20 1 6 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 133 70 63 .526 2.0 543 535 8 L5 29-37 41-26 2 7 11 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 130 65 65 .500 5.5 522 505 17 L1 26-38 39-27 3 8 15 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 134 62 72 .463 10.5 445 530 -85 L9 27-39 35-33 4 9 17 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 132 57 75 .432 14.5 560 587 -27 L1 28-41 29-34 5 10 21 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 131 56 75 .427 15.0 509 603 -94 L1 23-39 33-36 6 12 23 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 131 49 82 .374 22.0 521 684 -163 L5 19-43 30-39 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 Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 130 71 59 .546 0.0 573 486 87 W5 27-36 44-23 1 3 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 130 66 64 .508 5.0 518 523 -5 W3 29-39 37-25 2 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 131 66 65 .504 5.5 524 561 -37 L3 29-39 37-26 3 7 14 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 133 61 72 .459 11.5 519 490 29 L4 26-38 35-34 4 9 18 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 132 58 74 .439 14.0 492 530 -38 W1 28-40 30-34 5 11 20 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 132 53 79 .402 19.0 497 551 -54 W1 25-38 28-41 6 12 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 133 79 54 .594 0.0 600 475 125 W3 36-33 43-21 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 133 77 56 .579 2.0 533 474 59 L1 36-33 41-23 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 132 71 61 .538 7.5 568 574 -6 L6 33-31 38-30 3 4 10 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 134 69 65 .515 10.5 490 501 -11 L3 29-40 40-25 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 132 62 70 .470 16.5 501 528 -27 L1 19-44 43-26 5 8 16 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 132 59 73 .447 19.5 501 623 -122 W3 24-40 35-33 6 10 19 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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
  • 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
Mike Proly Chicago White Sox Injury DL - Fractured right thumb *Hit on pitching thumb by line drive*
1 record(s)