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Games on 1978-06-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics4Baltimore Orioles5BoxMike FlanaganMike MorganDon Stanhouse
Seattle Mariners4Boston Red Sox5BoxBob StanleyJohn Montague(none)
Kansas City Royals1Chicago White Sox6BoxKen KravecRich GaleJim Willoughby
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians3BoxBill CastroJim Kern(none)
Detroit Tigers1Minnesota Twins3BoxGeoff ZahnMilt Wilcox(none)
California Angels0New York Yankees4BoxRon GuidryPaul Hartzell(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2Texas Rangers13BoxFergie JenkinsJim Clancy(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Atlanta Braves3BoxJohn CandelariaMickey MahlerGrant Jackson
St. Louis Cardinals5Cincinnati Reds6BoxPedro BorbonBuddy Schultz(none)
Chicago Cubs4Houston Astros5BoxJoe NiekroGuillermo Hernandez(none)
Montreal Expos6Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDan SchatzederBurt HootonHal Dues
Philadelphia Phillies0San Diego Padres7BoxBob OwchinkoJim Lonborg(none)
New York Mets5San Francisco Giants4BoxPat ZachryBob KnepperDale Murray

Standings as of 1978-06-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox644519.703--34624410217-1528-4W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park995445.545
224New York Yankees623725.5977.02752235216-1721-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I1016338.624
335Baltimore Orioles633726.5877.5245262-1720-1317-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium985345.541
446Milwaukee Brewers623626.5818.03132644916-1520-11W10T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1005743.570
5612Detroit Tigers613130.50812.52582431515-1716-13L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1015546.545
61121Cleveland Indians592633.44116.5228260-3211-2115-12L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1004357.430
71325Toronto Blue Jays622141.33923.0227315-888-2213-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium993861.384
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Kansas City Royals603228.533--2762433313-1819-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1026042.588
2713California Angels633231.5081.5267268-113-1719-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium995544.556
3814Oakland Athletics643232.5002.0202222-2012-1720-15L10T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum983761.378
4915Texas Rangers623131.5002.0238243-511-1720-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1005644.560
51016Chicago White Sox613031.4922.5246240612-1718-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1004159.410
61222Minnesota Twins612635.4266.5268267116-2010-15W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1014754.465
71426Seattle Mariners661947.28816.0246341-956-2313-24L10T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome943757.394
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Chicago Cubs593425.576--2502361415-1619-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1034558.437
259Philadelphia Phillies583127.5342.5262217458-1923-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1045945.567
3611Montreal Expos643331.5163.52732383513-1620-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium984355.439
4717Pittsburgh Pirates602931.4835.5241263-2214-1915-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1015942.584
5919New York Mets652936.4468.0242277-3515-1614-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium973760.381
61224St. Louis Cardinals662343.34814.5220286-6610-2513-18L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II964650.479
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants613922.639--2441974717-1422-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1015051.495
223Cincinnati Reds643925.6091.53012683318-1421-11W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium975344.546
348Los Angeles Dodgers633528.5565.03202566415-1820-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium996039.606
4818Houston Astros592732.45811.0228241-138-1719-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1034756.456
51020San Diego Padres632835.44412.0214254-4011-2217-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium995643.566
61123Atlanta Braves602436.40014.5206268-629-2215-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1024557.441