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MLB Games on Monday April 17, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Milwaukee BrewersAL2Boston Red SoxAL9Box | PBP926,075Fenway ParkDay2:45Mike TorrezRandy Stein---Hobson
Texas RangersAL0Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP93,713Cleveland StadiumNight2:13Rick WaitsJon Matlack---Pruitt
Chicago White SoxAL9Detroit TigersAL10Box | PBP919,841Tiger StadiumDay3:02John HillerJim Willoughby---Staub
Oakland AthleticsAL7Minnesota TwinsAL2Box | PBP92,054Metropolitan StadiumDay2:32Pete BrobergPaul Thormodsgard---Alexander, Essian
Baltimore OriolesAL6New York YankeesAL1Box | PBP915,674Yankee Stadium IDay2:40Mike FlanaganCatfish Hunter---DeCinces
California AngelsAL7Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP97,562The KingdomeNight2:30Frank TananaRick Honeycutt---Baylor, Downing, Stein
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP910,169Exhibition StadiumDay2:07Larry GuraJesse JeffersonAl HraboskyBrett
Cincinnati RedsNL8Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP940,527Dodger StadiumNight2:32Bill BonhamBurt Hooton---Monday
Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Box | PBP97,343Three Rivers StadiumNight2:25Jim LonborgJohn Candelaria---Luzinski, Parker
Atlanta BravesNL1San Francisco GiantsNL5Box | PBP95,882Candlestick ParkDay2:17Vida BlueTommy Boggs------
New York MetsNL6St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP96,371Busch Stadium IINight2:09Nino EspinosaPete FalconeSkip Lockwood---
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 Monday, April 17, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East122Detroit Tigers972.778-5340134-13-11537974.516
AL East257Boston Red Sox963.6671.05936232-34-01549361.604
AL East3610Milwaukee Brewers1064.6001.57551241-45-01528765.572
AL East4816New York Yankees945.4443.03032-21-43-11549658.623
AL East51019Baltimore Orioles1046.4003.54369-261-53-11518665.570
AL East61120Cleveland Indians835.3753.5333120-33-21516685.437
AL East71425Toronto Blue Jays927.2225.03751-141-41-31525795.375
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Kansas City Royals871.875-332492-15-01548569.552
AL West245Oakland Athletics1073.7001.02615112-25-11526290.408
AL West334California Angels1073.7001.0302552-15-21528072.526
AL West4715Chicago White Sox945.4443.53944-50-44-11526785.441
AL West5917Minnesota Twins1468.4294.0686714-52-31486781.453
AL West61223Seattle Mariners14410.2866.05370-172-62-41465294.356
AL West71324Texas Rangers927.2225.52650-240-42-31538568.556
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East149Philadelphia Phillies853.625-4028123-12-21548569.552
NL East2511Chicago Cubs954.5560.53536-13-32-11537479.484
NL East3612New York Mets1165.5450.5383622-24-31516091.397
NL East4814Montreal Expos844.5001.0342952-32-11547282.468
NL East5713St. Louis Cardinals1055.5001.0424111-24-31526488.421
NL East61021Pittsburgh Pirates1037.3003.03655-191-52-21518566.563
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113Cincinnati Reds1183.727-6845232-26-11508466.560
NL West236Los Angeles Dodgers963.6671.05633234-22-11538964.582
NL West328San Francisco Giants963.6671.0433673-23-11538370.542
NL West4918Houston Astros1046.4003.54554-90-44-21527082.461
NL West51122San Diego Padres725.2864.02436-122-30-21558273.529
NL West61226Atlanta Braves817.1255.52254-320-31-41546886.442
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