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Thursday, June 15,1978

Thursday, June 15,1978

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 California Angels  5  Baltimore Orioles  1  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Frank Tanana Scott McGregor -- 15,004 2:48
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 Oakland Athletics  3  Boston Red Sox  7  box | pbp Fenway Park Mike Torrez Bob Lacey -- 32,281 2:55
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 Texas Rangers  1  Chicago White Sox  3  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Stone Doc Medich Lerrin LaGrow 27,740 2:11
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 Detroit Tigers  2  Kansas City Royals  7  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Dennis Leonard Bob Sykes -- 19,721 2:26
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 Seattle Mariners  2  New York Yankees  5  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Don Gullett Paul Mitchell Sparky Lyle 18,643 2:25
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 New York Mets  0  Los Angeles Dodgers  3  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rick Rhoden Nino Espinosa Charlie Hough 31,308 2:16
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 Montreal Expos  3  San Diego Padres  1  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Ross Grimsley Bob Shirley -- 9,253 2:17
1978 reg season Jun 15,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  1  San Francisco Giants  6  box | pbp Candlestick Park John Montefusco Jim Kaat -- 14,754 2:13
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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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 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 Boston Red Sox franchise | log 62 43 19 .694 0.0 335 237 98 W7 17-15 26-4 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 60 36 24 .600 6.0 264 213 51 W4 16-17 20-7 2 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 61 35 26 .574 7.5 234 258 -24 L1 20-13 15-13 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 60 34 26 .567 8.0 301 255 46 W8 14-15 20-11 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 59 31 28 .525 10.5 255 235 20 L4 15-15 16-13 5 6 11 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 57 26 31 .456 14.5 219 248 -29 L3 11-21 15-10 6 11 18 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 59 19 40 .322 22.5 212 297 -85 L9 6-21 13-19 7 13 25 -- 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 Kansas City Royals franchise | log 58 31 27 .534 0.0 273 236 37 W3 12-17 19-10 1 5 10 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 62 32 30 .516 1.0 198 211 -13 L8 12-15 20-15 2 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 59 30 29 .508 1.5 220 228 -8 L3 11-17 19-12 3 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 61 31 30 .508 1.5 257 257 0 W1 12-16 19-14 4 9 15 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 59 29 30 .492 2.5 239 237 2 W5 12-17 17-13 5 10 16 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 59 24 35 .407 7.5 260 264 -4 W3 16-20 8-15 6 12 23 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 64 19 45 .297 15.0 239 330 -91 L8 6-21 13-24 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 Chicago Cubs franchise | log 57 33 24 .579 0.0 239 225 14 L2 14-15 19-9 1 3 5 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 56 30 26 .536 2.5 257 210 47 L5 7-18 23-8 2 5 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 62 32 30 .516 3.5 266 233 33 W1 12-15 20-15 3 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 58 27 31 .466 6.5 227 256 -29 W1 12-19 15-12 4 7 17 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 63 28 35 .444 8.0 233 266 -33 L2 14-15 14-20 5 9 20 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 64 23 41 .359 13.5 215 276 -61 L3 10-23 13-18 6 12 24 -- 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 San Francisco Giants franchise | log 59 38 21 .644 0.0 233 188 45 W6 17-14 21-7 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 62 37 25 .597 2.5 291 263 28 W2 18-14 19-11 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 61 34 27 .557 5.0 315 249 66 W6 15-18 19-9 3 4 8 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 57 26 31 .456 11.0 217 230 -13 L1 8-17 18-14 4 8 19 -- dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 61 27 34 .443 12.0 207 249 -42 L1 11-22 16-12 5 10 21 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 58 24 34 .414 13.5 199 254 -55 W4 9-22 15-12 6 11 22 -- 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 team name statusshort Transaction Description
Dave Rucker Detroit Tigers Hist Signed out of draft (La Verne)
Ryne Sandberg Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed out of draft (Washington HS)
Bernie Carbo Cleveland Indians Hist Sold by Boston Red Sox to Cleveland Indians
Roger Metzger San Francisco Giants Hist Sold by Houston Astros to San Francisco Giants
Jim Dwyer San Francisco Giants Hist Traded from St. Louis Cardinals to San Francisco Giants for Frank Riccelli (10/25/1977)
Dick Ruthven Philadelphia Phillies Hist Traded from Atlanta Braves to Philadelphia Phillies for Gene Garber
Gene Garber Atlanta Braves Hist Traded from Philadelphia Phillies to Atlanta Braves for Dick Ruthven
Lynn McGlothen Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from San Francisco Giants to Chicago Cubs for Hector Cruz
Hector Cruz San Francisco Giants Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs to San Francisco Giants for Lynn McGlothen
Mike Vail Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from Cleveland Indians to Chicago Cubs for Joe Wallis
Joe Wallis Cleveland Indians Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs to Cleveland Indians for Mike Vail
Gary Alexander Cleveland Indians Hist Traded from Oakland Athletics to Cleveland Indians for Joe Wallis
Joe Wallis Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from Cleveland Indians to Oakland Athletics for Gary Alexander
Gary Thomasson New York Yankees Hist Traded from Oakland Athletics to New York Yankees for Dell Alston and Mickey Klutts
Dell Alston Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from New York Yankees with Mickey Klutts to Oakland Athletics for Gary Thomasson
Mickey Klutts Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from New York Yankees with Dell Alston to Oakland Athletics for Gary Thomasson
16 record(s)