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Sunday, September 24,1978

Sunday, September 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 1978-09-24 Detroit Tigers 4 Baltimore Orioles 2 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Slaton Don Stanhouse -- 9,081 2:20
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 California Angels 7 Chicago White Sox 3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Nolan Ryan Francisco Barrios -- 12,621 2:32
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 New York Yankees 4 Cleveland Indians 0 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Ron Guidry Mike Paxton -- 15,855 2:23
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Oakland Athletics 2 Milwaukee Brewers 5 box | pbp County Stadium Mike Caldwell Rick Langford -- 16,535 2:25
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Kansas City Royals 4 Minnesota Twins 6 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dave Goltz Steve Mingori -- 6,627 2:55
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Seattle Mariners 3 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Steve Comer Jim Colborn Paul Mirabella 0 2:00
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Seattle Mariners 3 Texas Rangers 4 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Danny Darwin Rick Jones Jim Umbarger 6,955 2:33
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Boston Red Sox 7 Toronto Blue Jays 6 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dick Drago Tom Buskey -- 33,618 4:56
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Cincinnati Reds 2 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Tom Hume Jim Bouton -- 12,298 1:42
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 San Diego Padres 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bob Welch Bob Owchinko -- 50,018 2:19
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 Montreal Expos 4 box | pbp Stade Olympique Scott Sanderson Bruce Kison -- 23,260 2:02
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Philadelphia Phillies 8 New York Mets 2 box | pbp Shea Stadium Steve Carlton Nino Espinosa -- 25,473 2:20
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Houston Astros 0 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park Vida Blue Floyd Bannister -- 0 1:51
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Houston Astros 4 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park Jim Barr Tom Dixon -- 25,276 3:19
1978 reg season 1978-09-24 Chicago Cubs 5 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Lynn McGlothen Tom Bruno Bruce Sutter 17,033 3:35
15 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 156 94 62 .603 0.0 706 565 141 W1 44-37 50-25 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 156 93 63 .596 1.0 759 649 110 W2 40-41 53-22 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 157 90 67 .573 4.5 780 636 144 W3 36-40 54-27 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 155 86 69 .555 7.5 640 619 21 L1 38-39 48-30 4 5 7 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 156 84 72 .538 10.0 702 631 71 W1 39-39 45-33 5 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 153 68 85 .444 24.5 625 673 -48 L1 26-49 42-36 6 10 18 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 155 59 96 .381 34.5 586 742 -156 L2 22-52 37-44 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 156 88 68 .564 0.0 722 620 102 L1 36-45 52-23 1 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 156 83 73 .532 5.0 656 636 20 W1 37-44 46-29 2 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 155 81 74 .523 6.5 649 607 42 W6 31-45 50-29 3 8 13 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 156 71 85 .455 17.0 646 655 -9 W1 33-42 38-43 4 9 17 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 155 68 87 .439 19.5 599 692 -93 L1 31-46 37-41 5 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 157 68 89 .433 20.5 514 661 -147 L5 30-50 38-39 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 153 55 98 .359 31.5 595 793 -198 L7 23-53 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 154 86 68 .558 0.0 677 554 123 W4 35-41 51-27 1 2 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 154 82 72 .532 4.0 644 610 34 L2 33-47 49-25 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 155 77 78 .497 9.5 638 687 -49 W1 35-42 42-36 3 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 155 73 82 .471 13.5 608 586 22 W2 32-43 41-39 4 8 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 157 67 90 .427 20.5 584 641 -57 L1 31-48 36-42 5 11 23 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 156 63 93 .404 24.0 587 669 -82 L4 31-47 32-46 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 156 94 62 .603 0.0 702 547 155 W2 40-35 54-27 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 155 86 69 .555 7.5 670 664 6 W1 43-38 43-31 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 157 87 70 .554 7.5 605 579 26 W4 38-40 49-30 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 157 81 76 .516 13.5 580 585 -5 L2 33-46 48-30 4 6 14 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 156 69 87 .442 25.0 587 719 -132 L1 30-48 39-39 5 10 19 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 156 69 87 .442 25.0 584 625 -41 L4 21-57 48-30 6 9 20 -- 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.
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
David Green Milwaukee Brewers Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Nicaragua)
1 record(s)