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Monday, May 1,1978

Monday, May 1,1978

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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
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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.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season May 1,1978 Baltimore Orioles  6  Boston Red Sox  9  box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Torrez Nelson Briles Bob Stanley 18,710 3:21
1978 reg season May 1,1978 Kansas City Royals  4  New York Yankees  8  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Rawly Eastwick Paul Splittorff Sparky Lyle 17,340 2:37
1978 reg season May 1,1978 New York Mets  5  Atlanta Braves  6  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Eddie Solomon Skip Lockwood -- 5,399 2:47
1978 reg season May 1,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  12  Cincinnati Reds  1  box | pbp Cinergy Field Steve Carlton Tom Seaver -- 21,476 2:39
1978 reg season May 1,1978 San Diego Padres  4  Pittsburgh Pirates  7  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jim Bibby Rollie Fingers -- 2,786 2:40
1978 reg season May 1,1978 San Francisco Giants  2  St. Louis Cardinals  1  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Vida Blue John Denny Randy Moffitt 9,085 2:17
6 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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 Detroit Tigers franchise | log 18 13 5 .722 0.0 97 74 23 L1 8-3 5-2 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 21 12 9 .571 2.5 125 105 20 W1 3-7 9-2 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 3.0 72 69 3 W2 5-6 6-3 3 6 11 -- Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 20 9 11 .450 5.0 117 105 12 L3 3-10 6-1 4 8 16 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 19 8 11 .421 5.5 85 79 6 L2 5-9 3-2 5 9 18 -- dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 20 8 12 .400 6.0 86 119 -33 L1 4-7 4-5 6 10 20 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 21 8 13 .381 6.5 82 103 -21 W1 4-6 4-7 7 11 21 -- 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 Oakland Athletics franchise | log 21 16 5 .762 0.0 73 51 22 W2 6-2 10-3 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 20 14 6 .700 1.5 92 71 21 L1 6-4 8-2 2 3 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 21 14 7 .667 2.0 80 63 17 L1 5-2 9-5 3 4 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 19 9 10 .474 6.0 67 83 -16 W6 1-6 8-4 4 7 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 18 6 12 .333 8.5 77 87 -10 L3 1-6 5-6 5 12 24 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 24 8 16 .333 9.5 104 107 -3 L1 5-8 3-8 6 13 23 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 26 8 18 .308 10.5 84 125 -41 W1 4-8 4-10 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 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 18 11 7 .611 0.0 102 60 42 W4 4-4 7-3 1 2 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 19 11 8 .579 0.5 78 74 4 W1 5-5 6-3 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 1.0 70 84 -14 W1 6-6 5-3 3 5 12 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 1.0 90 94 -4 W1 4-5 7-4 4 6 10 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 23 10 13 .435 3.5 70 84 -14 L1 5-5 5-8 5 9 17 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 22 9 13 .409 4.0 91 91 0 L1 3-6 6-7 6 10 19 -- 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 20 13 7 .650 0.0 112 73 39 L2 7-4 6-3 1 1 5 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 22 13 9 .591 1.0 120 105 15 L2 7-5 6-4 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 21 11 10 .524 2.5 74 72 2 W2 7-5 4-5 3 7 13 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 22 10 12 .455 4.0 81 96 -15 L1 3-7 7-5 4 8 15 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 20 7 13 .350 6.0 64 87 -23 L4 3-9 4-4 5 11 22 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 21 7 14 .333 6.5 63 95 -32 W1 2-7 5-7 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)