The Baseball Cube

TBC

Wednesday, April 12,1978

Wednesday, April 12,1978

Baseball on this Date

MORE  
Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
CSV*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
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.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Minnesota Twins  5  California Angels  9  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Frank Tanana Pete Redfern Dave LaRoche 12,295 2:37
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Toronto Blue Jays  4  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Stone Dave Lemanczyk Lerrin LaGrow 5,742 2:14
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Boston Red Sox  6  Cleveland Indians  3  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Torrez Wayne Garland Dick Drago 6,234 2:34
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Baltimore Orioles  2  Kansas City Royals  5  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Dennis Leonard Mike Flanagan Steve Mingori 17,449 2:11
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 New York Yankees  3  Milwaukee Brewers  5  box | pbp County Stadium Moose Haas Rich Gossage -- 8,751 2:18
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Seattle Mariners  3  Oakland Athletics  4  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dave Heaverlo Shane Rawley -- 1,742 2:12
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Detroit Tigers  3  Texas Rangers  2  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Mark Fidrych Jon Matlack -- 26,049 2:04
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 San Francisco Giants  3  Cincinnati Reds  12  box | pbp Cinergy Field Bill Bonham Vida Blue -- 17,123 1:55
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Los Angeles Dodgers  10  Houston Astros  11  box | pbp Astrodome Joe Sambito Bobby Castillo -- 11,824 2:44
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Chicago Cubs  4  New York Mets  2  box | pbp Shea Stadium Ray Burris Nino Espinosa -- 6,024 2:10
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Montreal Expos  8  Philadelphia Phillies  7  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Steve Rogers Jim Lonborg Bill Atkinson 19,110 3:00
1978 reg season Apr 12,1978 Pittsburgh Pirates  1  St. Louis Cardinals  5  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Bob Forsch John Candelaria -- 12,294 2:15
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
CSV*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
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.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 5 5 0 1.000 0.0 54 20 34 W5 0-0 5-0 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 5 4 1 .800 1.0 25 15 10 W3 2-0 2-1 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 2.5 20 20 0 L1 0-0 2-2 3 8 15 -- dnq
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 3.0 25 20 5 W1 2-3 0-0 4 9 20 -- dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 5 1 4 .200 4.0 19 22 -3 L3 1-4 0-0 5 12 23 -- Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 5 1 4 .200 4.0 20 30 -10 L3 1-4 0-0 6 13 24 -- dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 5 0 5 .000 5.0 15 49 -34 L5 0-5 0-0 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 5 4 1 .800 0.0 26 24 2 W2 0-0 4-1 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 4 3 1 .750 0.5 19 16 3 W3 1-1 2-0 2 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 6 4 2 .667 0.5 13 9 4 W3 1-2 3-0 3 6 6 -- dnq
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 6 4 2 .667 0.5 19 19 0 W1 0-0 4-2 4 5 8 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 8 4 4 .500 1.5 39 34 5 L1 4-4 0-0 5 7 13 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 2.0 12 19 -7 L2 0-0 2-3 6 10 17 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 8 2 6 .250 3.5 24 33 -9 L5 0-3 2-3 7 11 22 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 0.0 24 23 1 W2 1-2 2-0 1 3 10 Yes dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 7 4 3 .571 0.0 25 24 1 L2 0-0 4-3 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 6 3 3 .500 0.5 15 18 -3 W2 3-3 0-0 3 7 14 -- dnq
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 4 2 2 .500 0.5 27 16 11 L1 0-0 2-2 4 6 12 -- Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 1.0 24 22 2 W2 2-3 0-0 5 8 19 -- dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 1.0 11 23 -12 L3 0-2 2-1 6 9 16 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 6 5 1 .833 0.0 41 23 18 W1 0-0 5-1 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 6 4 2 .667 1.0 41 24 17 L2 4-2 0-0 2 2 7 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 5 3 2 .600 1.5 21 22 -1 L1 1-1 2-1 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 5 2 3 .400 2.5 18 25 -7 W1 2-3 0-0 4 10 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 7 2 5 .286 3.5 31 42 -11 W2 0-4 2-1 5 11 21 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 5 1 4 .200 3.5 20 36 -16 L1 0-0 1-4 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)