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Friday, September 22,1978

Friday, September 22,1978

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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 1978-09-22 Detroit Tigers 7 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Memorial Stadium John Hiller Mike Flanagan -- 5,444 2:53
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 California Angels 3 Chicago White Sox 2 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Frank Tanana Rich Hinton Dave LaRoche 13,922 2:41
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 New York Yankees 7 Cleveland Indians 8 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sid Monge Rich Gossage -- 10,035 2:57
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Oakland Athletics 0 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Eduardo Rodriguez Matt Keough Bill Castro 9,675 2:03
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Kansas City Royals 4 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Larry Gura Darrell Jackson -- 0 2:37
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Kansas City Royals 0 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Geoff Zahn Marty Pattin -- 5,175 1:58
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Seattle Mariners 2 Texas Rangers 10 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Doc Medich Glenn Abbott -- 0 2:18
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Seattle Mariners 0 Texas Rangers 1 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Fergie Jenkins Byron McLaughlin -- 7,861 1:42
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Boston Red Sox 4 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Tom Murphy Andy Hassler -- 22,172 2:40
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Cincinnati Reds 6 Atlanta Braves 4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Mario Soto Craig Skok -- 7,621 2:46
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 San Diego Padres 12 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Randy Jones Doug Rau Bob Shirley 38,743 2:30
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Houston Astros 0 San Francisco Giants 2 box | pbp Candlestick Park Bob Knepper Vern Ruhle -- 4,510 2:04
1978 reg season 1978-09-22 Chicago Cubs 5 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Ray Burris Aurelio Lopez Dave Roberts 15,062 2:45
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 New York Yankees franchise | log 154 93 61 .604 0.0 701 555 146 L1 43-36 50-25 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 154 91 63 .591 2.0 749 642 107 L1 38-41 53-22 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 155 88 67 .568 5.5 762 630 132 W1 36-40 52-27 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 152 85 67 .559 7.0 629 610 19 L2 38-39 47-28 4 5 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 153 82 71 .536 10.5 693 620 73 W1 37-38 45-33 5 6 11 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 151 67 84 .444 24.5 615 668 -53 W2 26-49 41-35 6 10 19 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 153 59 94 .386 33.5 579 732 -153 W1 22-52 37-42 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 154 87 67 .565 0.0 715 613 102 L1 35-44 52-23 1 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 154 82 72 .532 5.0 645 628 17 W2 36-43 46-29 2 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 152 78 74 .513 8.0 633 599 34 W3 31-45 47-29 3 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 154 70 84 .455 17.0 639 648 -9 W1 33-42 37-42 4 9 17 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 155 68 87 .439 19.5 508 643 -135 L3 30-48 38-39 5 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 153 67 86 .438 19.5 591 681 -90 L1 31-46 36-40 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 150 55 95 .367 30.0 587 777 -190 L4 23-50 32-45 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 151 83 68 .550 0.0 662 549 113 W1 32-41 51-27 1 3 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 152 82 70 .539 1.5 642 603 39 W1 33-45 49-25 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 153 76 77 .497 8.0 632 678 -46 W1 34-41 42-36 3 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 153 71 82 .464 13.0 601 584 17 L1 32-43 39-39 4 8 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 155 66 89 .426 19.0 575 635 -60 L1 31-48 35-41 5 11 23 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 153 63 90 .412 21.0 582 654 -72 L1 31-47 32-43 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 154 92 62 .597 0.0 693 544 149 L2 40-35 52-27 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 153 85 68 .556 6.5 667 655 12 W2 42-37 43-31 2 2 7 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 154 84 70 .545 8.0 589 573 16 W1 38-40 46-30 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 155 81 74 .523 11.5 577 576 1 W2 33-44 48-30 4 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 153 69 84 .451 22.5 578 609 -31 L1 21-54 48-30 5 9 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 154 68 86 .442 24.0 578 716 -138 L2 30-48 38-38 6 10 20 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Cito Gaston Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Sold by Atlanta Braves to Pittsburgh Pirates
1 record(s)