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Sunday June 4,1978This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1978-06-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox2California Angels4BoxFrank TananaDennis EckersleyDave LaRoche
Minnesota Twins4Detroit Tigers6BoxJack MorrisGeoff Zahn(none)
Chicago White Sox2Kansas City Royals13BoxPaul SplittorffWilbur Wood(none)
Cleveland Indians7Milwaukee Brewers12BoxRandy SteinRick Wise(none)
Cleveland Indians4Milwaukee Brewers9BoxBill TraversDon HoodBill Castro
New York Yankees4Oakland Athletics6BoxBob LaceyRawly EastwickElias Sosa
Baltimore Orioles4Seattle Mariners1BoxMike FlanaganDick Pole(none)
Texas Rangers9Toronto Blue Jays5BoxDock EllisDave LemanczykSteve Comer
Atlanta Braves4Chicago Cubs6BoxRick ReuschelMickey Mahler(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Cincinnati Reds1BoxBert BlylevenPaul MoskauGrant Jackson
St. Louis Cardinals4Houston Astros2BoxSilvio MartinezJ.R. RichardBuddy Schultz
San Francisco Giants3Montreal Expos2BoxRandy MoffittMike Garman(none)
San Diego Padres5New York Mets2BoxGaylord PerryJerry KoosmanRollie Fingers
Los Angeles Dodgers4Philadelphia Phillies9BoxJim KaatTommy John(none)

Standings as of 1978-06-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox533617.679--2752037214-1322-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park1106347.573
224New York Yankees503020.6004.52141734114-1316-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1137043.619
358Detroit Tigers502822.5606.52261913514-1214-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1125854.518
4713Baltimore Orioles522725.5198.5197234-3715-1312-12W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1096346.578
5915Milwaukee Brewers502525.5009.52542282610-1515-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1126844.607
61016Cleveland Indians492326.46911.0195217-2211-1812-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1104664.418
71324Toronto Blue Jays511932.37316.0198261-636-1713-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1104070.364
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Oakland Athletics502921.580--164157712-1117-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1124072.357
247Kansas City Royals482721.5631.02322062611-1216-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1146549.570
3611California Angels492623.5312.520520149-1217-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium1136152.540
4814Texas Rangers492524.5103.5194195-110-1415-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1136251.549
51121Minnesota Twins512130.4128.5232237-514-177-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1115259.468
61222Chicago White Sox481929.3969.0197214-176-1613-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1135261.460
71426Seattle Mariners541737.31514.0204270-666-1711-20L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1063967.368
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Chicago Cubs472720.574--188190-213-1314-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1155263.452
249Philadelphia Phillies462521.5431.5219171487-1418-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1166551.560
3612Montreal Expos502624.5202.52181833511-1115-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1125062.446
4718Pittsburgh Pirates502327.4605.5189218-2911-1712-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1116546.586
5919New York Mets532429.4536.0202224-2213-1211-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1094267.385
61225St. Louis Cardinals542034.37010.5188220-3210-2010-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1084959.454
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants493217.653--1911563515-1017-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1135756.504
223Cincinnati Reds523220.6151.52562203615-1017-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium1096049.550
3510Los Angeles Dodgers502723.5405.52522025012-1415-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1126844.607
4817San Diego Padres502327.4609.5174203-2910-1713-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium1126151.545
51020Houston Astros492227.44910.0174190-166-1416-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1135261.460
61123Atlanta Braves481830.37513.5155229-746-1812-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1145163.447