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Wednesday, September 13,1978

Wednesday, September 13,1978

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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 1978-09-13 Boston Red Sox 1 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium David Clyde Dennis Eckersley Jim Kern 5,568 2:15
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 New York Yankees 7 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jim Beattie Jack Billingham -- 16,841 2:54
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 Oakland Athletics 1 Kansas City Royals 9 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Dennis Leonard John Henry Johnson -- 18,359 1:58
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 Baltimore Orioles 5 Milwaukee Brewers 7 box | pbp County Stadium Andy Replogle Mike Flanagan Ed Farmer 8,863 2:46
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 California Angels 4 Texas Rangers 6 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Reggie Cleveland Dave LaRoche -- 7,565 2:49
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 Houston Astros 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bob Welch Ken Forsch -- 27,063 1:53
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 Montreal Expos 4 New York Mets 3 box | pbp Shea Stadium Scott Sanderson Nino Espinosa Mike Garman 4,302 2:40
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 Chicago Cubs 2 Philadelphia Phillies 6 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Dick Ruthven Ray Burris -- 30,114 2:07
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 St. Louis Cardinals 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bert Blyleven Pete Falcone -- 6,398 2:19
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 Cincinnati Reds 2 San Diego Padres 6 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Owchinko Manny Sarmiento Rollie Fingers 12,899 2:19
1978 reg season 1978-09-13 Atlanta Braves 5 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Gene Garber John Curtis -- 3,357 3:11
11 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)
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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 New York Yankees franchise | log 144 87 57 .604 0.0 665 520 145 W1 40-34 47-23 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 145 87 58 .600 0.5 713 600 113 L2 34-36 53-22 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 146 84 62 .575 4.0 733 592 141 W1 34-38 50-24 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 145 81 64 .559 6.5 586 590 -4 L1 37-37 44-27 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 144 78 66 .542 9.0 649 585 64 L1 34-37 44-29 5 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 144 63 81 .438 24.0 592 635 -43 W1 26-49 37-32 6 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 146 57 89 .390 31.0 559 693 -134 W1 22-49 35-40 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 144 80 64 .556 0.0 667 577 90 W3 32-43 48-21 1 5 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 147 78 69 .531 3.5 612 603 9 L3 32-40 46-29 2 7 11 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 143 72 71 .503 7.5 596 570 26 W3 30-44 42-27 3 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 146 66 80 .452 15.0 491 601 -110 L3 29-43 37-37 4 9 18 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 145 64 81 .441 16.5 595 619 -24 L1 30-42 34-39 5 10 19 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 145 62 83 .428 18.5 547 653 -106 W1 26-44 36-39 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 142 54 88 .380 25.0 559 726 -167 W1 23-48 31-40 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 145 80 65 .552 0.0 639 529 110 W1 31-40 49-25 1 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 145 76 69 .524 4.0 596 572 24 W2 31-44 45-25 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 145 73 72 .503 7.0 597 636 -39 L1 33-40 40-32 3 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 147 70 77 .476 11.0 579 548 31 W3 32-39 38-38 4 8 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 147 62 85 .422 19.0 539 604 -65 L3 29-46 33-39 5 11 23 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 146 59 87 .404 21.5 555 625 -70 L2 28-44 31-43 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 146 88 58 .603 0.0 668 520 148 W4 40-35 48-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 146 81 65 .555 7.0 573 542 31 L5 37-38 44-27 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 145 80 65 .552 7.5 637 627 10 L1 37-34 43-31 3 3 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 147 75 72 .510 13.5 536 554 -18 W2 32-44 43-28 4 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 145 67 78 .462 20.5 561 590 -29 L3 20-50 47-28 5 9 17 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 146 64 82 .438 24.0 561 694 -133 W1 26-45 38-37 6 10 20 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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
Dave May Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Sold by Milwaukee Brewers to Pittsburgh Pirates
1 record(s)