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MLB Games on Friday April 7, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL0California AngelsAL1Box | PBP928,194Anaheim StadiumNight1:56Frank TananaRick Langford------
Boston Red SoxAL5Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP950,754Comiskey ParkDay2:54Lerrin LaGrowDick Drago---Blomberg
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP952,528Tiger StadiumDay2:04Mark FidrychDave Lemanczyk---Mankowski, May, Thompson
Baltimore OriolesAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL11Box | PBP947,824County StadiumDay2:18Jerry AugustineMike Flanagan---Hisle, Lezcano, Murray
Minnesota TwinsAL3Seattle MarinersAL6Box | PBP911,530The KingdomeNight2:29Rick HoneycuttPete RedfernEnrique RomoBochte, Jones, Meyer
Los Angeles DodgersNL13Atlanta BravesNL4Box | PBP942,866Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:33Don SuttonPhil Niekro---Lopes, Monday, Murphy, Office, Royster
Houston AstrosNL4Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP922,883Riverfront StadiumNight2:25Bill BonhamJoe NiekroPedro BorbonBench, Ferguson, Foster
Montreal ExposNL1New York MetsNL3Box | PBP911,736Shea StadiumDay2:08Jerry KoosmanSteve Rogers---Carter
St. Louis CardinalsNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP947,791Veterans StadiumNight2:20Bob ForschSteve Carlton---Reitz
Chicago CubsNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Box | PBP939,028Three Rivers StadiumDay1:52John CandelariaRick Reuschel------
San Diego PadresNL3San Francisco GiantsNL2Box | PBP936,131Candlestick ParkDay2:49Mickey LolichGary LavelleRollie FingersWinfield
11 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Friday, April 07, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East137Detroit Tigers1101.000-6240-01-01618576.528
AL East243Milwaukee Brewers1101.000-11380-01-01619269.571
AL East31018Baltimore Orioles101.0001.0311-80-10-01609070.563
AL East4819Boston Red Sox101.0001.056-10-10-01629963.611
AL East5915Toronto Blue Jays101.0001.026-40-10-016059101.369
AL East61223Cleveland Indians000---0.50000-00-01596990.434
AL East71326New York Yankees000---0.50000-00-016310063.613
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West129Chicago White Sox1101.000-6510-01-01607090.438
AL West211California Angels1101.000-1010-01-01618675.534
AL West3511Seattle Mariners321.667-131030-02-115754103.344
AL West4612Minnesota Twins312.3331.01013-31-20-01597287.453
AL West5716Oakland Athletics101.0001.001-10-10-01616992.429
AL West61124Kansas City Royals000---0.50000-00-01629270.568
AL West71425Texas Rangers000---0.50000-00-01628775.537
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East142New York Mets1101.000-3120-01-01616596.404
NL East235Pittsburgh Pirates1101.000-1010-01-01608773.544
NL East3110St. Louis Cardinals1101.000-5141-00-01616893.422
NL East41020Chicago Cubs101.0001.001-10-10-01617982.491
NL East5722Montreal Expos101.0001.013-20-10-01617685.472
NL East6914Philadelphia Phillies101.0001.015-40-00-11619071.559
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West168Cincinnati Reds2201.000-161330-02-01599069.566
NL West254Los Angeles Dodgers1101.0000.513491-00-01619467.584
NL West326San Diego Padres1101.0000.53211-00-01618378.516
NL West41217Atlanta Braves101.0001.5413-90-00-11616992.429
NL West5821Houston Astros202.0002.01316-30-20-01607486.463
NL West61113San Francisco Giants101.0001.523-10-00-11618972.553
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season