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Saturday, July 29,1978

Saturday, July 29,1978

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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 Jul 29,1978 California Angels  2  Baltimore Orioles  1  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Paul Hartzell Dennis Martinez -- 23,504 2:23
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Kansas City Royals  0  Boston Red Sox  1  box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Wright Dennis Leonard -- 35,098 2:21
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Texas Rangers  2  Chicago White Sox  6  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Steve Stone Fergie Jenkins -- 27,662 2:36
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Oakland Athletics  6  Cleveland Indians  5  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Steve Renko Rick Wise Dave Heaverlo 17,828 2:45
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Seattle Mariners  1  Detroit Tigers  9  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Kip Young Rick Honeycutt -- 22,984 2:14
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Minnesota Twins  3  New York Yankees  7  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ken Clay Darrell Jackson Rich Gossage 46,711 2:39
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Milwaukee Brewers  3  Toronto Blue Jays  4  box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dave Lemanczyk Lary Sorensen Victor Cruz 25,037 2:18
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Montreal Expos  6  Atlanta Braves  9  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jamie Easterly Mike Garman Phil Niekro 16,734 2:55
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Philadelphia Phillies  2  Cincinnati Reds  6  box | pbp Cinergy Field Paul Moskau Jim Lonborg -- 49,108 2:10
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Pittsburgh Pirates  1  Los Angeles Dodgers  2  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Sutton Don Robinson -- 46,139 2:13
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 St. Louis Cardinals  3  San Diego Padres  7  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Owchinko Pete Vuckovich -- 18,696 2:22
1978 reg season Jul 29,1978 Chicago Cubs  5  San Francisco Giants  3  box | pbp Candlestick Park Guillermo Hernandez Gary Lavelle Ray Burris 19,809 2:31
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 101 64 37 .634 0.0 514 402 112 W1 25-28 39-9 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 100 58 42 .580 5.5 518 417 101 L2 22-24 36-18 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 102 57 45 .559 7.5 422 465 -43 L1 29-27 28-18 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 101 56 45 .554 8.0 448 401 47 W1 27-28 29-17 4 5 8 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 102 54 48 .529 10.5 452 411 41 W2 26-28 28-20 5 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 101 48 53 .475 16.0 433 432 1 L1 19-32 29-21 6 10 17 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 103 38 65 .369 27.0 399 498 -99 W2 15-37 23-28 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 100 57 43 .570 0.0 467 397 70 L1 21-27 36-16 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 104 55 49 .529 4.0 431 439 -8 W1 24-29 31-20 2 7 11 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 104 53 51 .510 6.0 368 392 -24 W1 23-28 30-23 3 8 13 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 101 49 52 .485 8.5 409 408 1 L1 18-29 31-23 4 9 15 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 99 44 55 .444 12.5 438 440 -2 L1 24-30 20-25 5 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 100 42 58 .420 15.0 406 456 -50 W1 16-26 26-32 6 12 23 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 104 36 68 .346 23.0 408 555 -147 L4 16-33 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 98 54 44 .551 0.0 425 366 59 L2 18-29 36-15 1 4 9 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 100 51 49 .510 4.0 406 433 -27 W2 25-29 26-20 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 98 47 51 .480 7.0 382 405 -23 L7 19-30 28-21 3 7 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 105 48 57 .457 9.5 426 395 31 L1 21-31 27-26 4 9 19 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 105 45 60 .429 12.5 409 441 -32 L2 19-29 26-31 5 11 22 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 103 40 63 .388 16.5 350 423 -73 L2 19-34 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 103 61 42 .592 0.0 484 383 101 W5 28-26 33-16 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 103 61 42 .592 0.0 435 370 65 L3 28-25 33-17 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 103 60 43 .583 1.0 456 426 30 W2 27-23 33-20 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 104 52 52 .500 9.5 391 408 -17 W5 21-33 31-19 4 6 14 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 102 48 54 .471 12.5 383 455 -72 W1 19-32 29-22 5 8 18 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 102 46 56 .451 14.5 385 427 -42 W5 14-34 32-22 6 10 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.
  • 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
Pepe Mangual California Angels Hist Traded from New York Mets to California Angels for Gil Flores (7/28/1978)
1 record(s)