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Events on this Date

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Event NameNotes
Retired Number#5 Retired by Baltimore Orioles for Brooks Robinson
1 record(s)
Notes For Stats, displays whether Rated Prospect or any awards voting

MLB Games on Friday April 14, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Baltimore OriolesAL6Box | PBP936,086Memorial StadiumDay2:30Dennis MartinezLary SorensenDon StanhouseCooper, Money
Texas RangersAL4Boston Red SoxAL5Box | PBP1034,747Fenway ParkDay3:11Dick DragoLen Barker---Hargrove, Hobson, Lynn, Sundberg
Cleveland IndiansAL1Kansas City RoyalsAL3Box | PBP917,526Royals StadiumNight2:21Paul SplittorffRick WiseDoug BirdMcRae
Seattle MarinersAL5Minnesota TwinsAL14Box | PBP917,425Metropolitan StadiumDay2:35Geoff ZahnTom House---Roberts
California AngelsAL1Oakland AthleticsAL2Box | PBP92,973Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:15Dave HeaverloChris Knapp---Gross
Detroit TigersAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL10Box | PBP935,761Exhibition StadiumDay2:55Don KirkwoodMilt WilcoxTom MurphyLeFlore, Thompson
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Chicago CubsNL5Box | PBP945,777Wrigley FieldDay2:36Guillermo HernandezJim Bibby---Biittner, Stargell
Cincinnati RedsNL8Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP925,583AstrodomeNight2:37Tom HumeJoaquin AndujarDale MurrayBench
Atlanta BravesNL1Los Angeles DodgersNL5Box | PBP938,397Dodger StadiumDay2:09Tommy JohnDick Ruthven---Matthews, Monday
New York MetsNL3Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP1037,172Olympic StadiumDay2:47Mardie CornejoRudy MaySkip LockwoodGrieve
San Francisco GiantsNL3San Diego PadresNL2Box | PBP945,901San Diego StadiumNight2:31Randy MoffittRollie Fingers---Hendrick
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP917,921Busch Stadium IINight2:45Steve CarltonPete VuckovichTug McGraw---
12 record(s)
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 14, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Milwaukee Brewers651.833-5926330-15-01568868.564
AL East257Detroit Tigers642.6671.0332582-12-11568274.526
AL East3814Boston Red Sox633.5002.0302462-31-01579661.611
AL East4916Cleveland Indians523.4002.52123-20-12-21546787.435
AL East51020New York Yankees624.3333.02324-11-41-01579859.624
AL East61217Toronto Blue Jays624.3333.03038-81-41-01555798.368
AL East71425Baltimore Orioles615.1674.02154-330-51-01558966.574
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West123Kansas City Royals541.800-221751-13-01578869.561
AL West234Oakland Athletics862.7500.5181171-25-01546391.409
AL West346Chicago White Sox642.6670.5282800-14-11556788.432
AL West469California Angels853.6250.5212100-15-21548272.532
AL West5715Minnesota Twins1055.5001.55340134-51-01526884.447
AL West61118Texas Rangers624.3332.51624-80-12-31568571.545
AL West71324Seattle Mariners1028.2004.53050-200-52-31505496.360
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East138New York Mets853.625-282621-04-31546193.396
NL East2410Philadelphia Phillies532.6000.53119121-02-21578770.554
NL East3711Chicago Cubs743.5710.52022-23-31-01557580.484
NL East4612St. Louis Cardinals743.5710.5333211-23-11556590.419
NL East5821Montreal Expos624.3332.0262512-30-11567482.474
NL East61022Pittsburgh Pirates725.2862.52034-140-42-11548668.558
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West111Cincinnati Reds871.875-5633231-06-11538568.556
NL West225Los Angeles Dodgers752.7141.54625214-21-01559065.581
NL West3513San Francisco Giants743.5712.53031-12-22-11558570.548
NL West4919San Diego Padres624.3334.02028-82-30-11568274.526
NL West51123Houston Astros826.2505.03550-150-42-21547282.468
NL West61226Atlanta Braves615.1675.02141-200-11-41566888.436
26 record(s)
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