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Thursday March 30,1978This date in baseball
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Standings at end of 1977 season.

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RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Yankees16210062.617--83165118045-3655-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I000
235Baltimore Orioles1619764.6022.57196536643-3754-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium000
346Boston Red Sox1619764.6022.585971214746-3551-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park000
4818Detroit Tigers1627488.45726.0714751-3735-4639-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium000
51019Cleveland Indians1617190.44128.5676739-6334-4637-44W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium000
61121Milwaukee Brewers1626795.41433.0639765-12630-5137-44L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium000
71426Toronto Blue Jays16154107.33545.5605822-21729-5225-55L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Kansas City Royals16210260.630--82265117147-3455-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium000
258Texas Rangers1629468.5808.076765711050-3144-37W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium000
369Chicago White Sox1629072.55612.08447717342-3948-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park000
4711Minnesota Twins1618477.52217.58677769136-4548-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium000
5916California Angels1627488.45728.0675695-2035-4639-42L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium000
61222Seattle Mariners1626498.39538.0624855-23135-4629-52W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome000
71324Oakland Athletics1616398.39138.5605749-14428-5235-46L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum000
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Philadelphia Phillies16210161.623--84766817941-4060-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium000
237Pittsburgh Pirates1629666.5935.07346656938-4358-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium000
3512St. Louis Cardinals1628379.51218.07376884931-4852-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II000
4613Chicago Cubs1628280.50619.0692739-4735-4646-35L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field0-11
5917Montreal Expos1627488.45727.0665736-7137-4438-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium01-1
61123New York Mets1626498.39537.0587663-7629-5435-44W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium000
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Los Angeles Dodgers1629864.605--76958218747-3451-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium000
2410Cincinnati Reds1628874.54310.08027257740-4148-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium000
3714Houston Astros1628181.50017.06806503035-4646-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome000
4815San Francisco Giants1627587.46323.0673711-3837-4438-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park000
51020San Diego Padres1626993.42629.0692834-14234-4735-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium000
61225Atlanta Braves16261101.37737.0678895-21721-6040-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium000

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dave AugustineOF28.122Traded by Pirates to Astros for Jim Fuller. 
Steve BryeOF29.054Released by Brewers. 
Buzz CapraP30.181Released by Braves. 
Clay CarrollP36.332Released by White Sox. 
Vic CorrellC32.053Released by Braves. 
Ted Cox3B-OF23.065Traded by Red Sox with Bo Diaz, Mike Paxton and Rick Wise to Indians for Fred Kendall and Dennis Eckersley. 
Willie CrawfordOF31.204Released by Dodgers. 
Bo DiazC25.007Traded by Red Sox with Ted Cox, Mike Paxton and Rick Wise to Indians for Fred Kendall and Dennis Eckersley. 
Dennis EckersleyP23.178Traded by Indians with Fred Kendall to Red Sox for Bo Diaz, Ted Cox, Mike Paxton and Rick Wise. 
Jim EssianC27.087Traded by White Sox with Steve Renko to Athletics for Pablo Torrealba. 
Jim FullerOF27.122Traded by Astros to Pirates for Dave Augustine. 
Larry HaneyC35.131Released by Brewers. 
Roric HarrisonP31.191Signed as Free Agent by Pirates. 
Von JoshuaOF29.333Released by Brewers. 
Fred KendallC29.058Traded by Indians with Dennis Eckersley to Red Sox for Bo Diaz, Ted Cox, Mike Paxton and Rick Wise. 
Larry Lintz2B-SS28.171Released by Athletics. 
Tom PaciorekOF-1B31.148Released by Braves. 
Mike PaxtonP24.208Traded by Red Sox with Bo Diaz, Ted Cox and Rick Wise to Indians for Fred Kendall and Dennis Eckersley. 
Bill PlummerC31.009Released by Reds. 
Steve RenkoP33.110Traded by White Sox with Jim Essian to Athletics for Pablo Torrealba. 
Craig RobinsonSS29.221Released by Braves. 
Stan ThomasP28.262Released by White Sox. 
Pablo TorrealbaP29.336Traded by Athletics to White Sox for Jim Essian and Steve Renko. 
Rick WiseP32.198Traded by Red Sox with Bo Diaz, Ted Cox and Mike Paxton to Indians for Fred Kendall and Dennis Eckersley.