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Friday, July 28,1978

Friday, July 28,1978

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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 Jul 28,1978 California Angels  4  Baltimore Orioles  5  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Palmer Don Aase Don Stanhouse 14,407 2:28
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Kansas City Royals  4  Boston Red Sox  0  box | pbp Fenway Park Rich Gale Mike Torrez -- 35,348 2:29
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Texas Rangers  9  Chicago White Sox  5  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Paul Mirabella Ron Schueler -- 30,943 2:36
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Oakland Athletics  2  Cleveland Indians  4  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Kern Pete Broberg -- 8,032 2:42
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Seattle Mariners  3  Detroit Tigers  4  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Dave Rozema Enrique Romo -- 20,484 2:19
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Minnesota Twins  7  New York Yankees  5  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Marshall Sparky Lyle -- 25,037 2:48
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Milwaukee Brewers  2  Toronto Blue Jays  3  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Victor Cruz Bill Castro -- 17,060 2:41
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Montreal Expos  4  Atlanta Braves  6  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Dave Campbell Gerry Pirtle Gene Garber 0 2:42
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Montreal Expos  4  Atlanta Braves  1  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Dan Schatzeder Preston Hanna Mike Garman 23,297 2:13
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  12  Cincinnati Reds  2  box | pbp Cinergy Field Randy Lerch Fred Norman -- 0 2:10
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  1  Cincinnati Reds  2  box | pbp Cinergy Field Tom Seaver Steve Carlton Doug Bair 51,779 2:09
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 New York Mets  3  Houston Astros  4  box | pbp Astrodome Joe Sambito Skip Lockwood -- 26,779 2:44
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Pittsburgh Pirates  3  Los Angeles Dodgers  7  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Tommy John John Candelaria Terry Forster 43,600 2:42
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 St. Louis Cardinals  3  San Diego Padres  8  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Randy Jones John Denny -- 17,217 2:09
1978 reg season Jul 28,1978 Chicago Cubs  1  San Francisco Giants  0  box | pbp Candlestick Park Dennis Lamp Bob Knepper -- 25,908 2:30
15 record(s)
Standings 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 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 100 63 37 .630 0.0 513 402 111 L4 25-28 38-9 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 99 58 41 .586 4.5 515 413 102 L1 22-23 36-18 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 101 57 44 .564 6.5 421 463 -42 W2 29-27 28-17 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 100 55 45 .550 8.0 441 398 43 L2 27-28 28-17 4 5 9 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 101 53 48 .525 10.5 443 410 33 W1 26-28 27-20 5 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 100 48 52 .480 15.0 428 426 2 W2 19-32 29-20 6 10 17 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 102 37 65 .363 27.0 395 495 -100 W1 15-37 22-28 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 99 57 42 .576 0.0 467 396 71 W3 21-26 36-16 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 103 54 49 .524 5.0 429 438 -9 L2 23-29 31-20 2 7 11 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 103 52 51 .505 7.0 362 387 -25 L1 22-28 30-23 3 8 13 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 100 49 51 .490 8.5 407 402 5 W3 18-28 31-23 4 9 15 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 98 44 54 .449 12.5 435 433 2 W2 24-29 20-25 5 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 99 41 58 .414 16.0 400 454 -54 L3 16-26 25-32 6 12 23 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 103 36 67 .350 23.0 407 546 -139 L3 16-32 20-35 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 97 54 43 .557 0.0 423 360 63 L1 18-28 36-15 1 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 99 50 49 .505 5.0 401 430 -29 W1 24-29 26-20 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 97 47 50 .485 7.0 381 403 -22 L6 19-29 28-21 3 7 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 104 48 56 .462 9.5 420 386 34 W1 21-30 27-26 4 9 19 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 105 45 60 .429 13.0 409 441 -32 L2 19-29 26-31 5 11 22 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 102 40 62 .392 16.5 347 416 -69 L1 19-33 21-29 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 102 61 41 .598 0.0 432 365 67 L2 28-25 33-16 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 102 60 42 .588 1.0 482 382 100 W4 28-26 32-16 2 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 102 59 43 .578 2.0 450 424 26 W1 27-23 32-20 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 103 51 52 .495 10.5 384 405 -21 W4 21-33 30-19 4 6 14 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 101 47 54 .465 13.5 374 449 -75 L1 19-32 28-22 5 8 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 102 46 56 .451 15.0 385 427 -42 W5 14-34 32-22 6 10 20 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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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
Gil Flores New York Mets Hist Traded from California Angels to New York Mets for Pepe Mangual (7/29/1978)
Rick Burleson Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
2 record(s)