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Sunday July 9,1978This 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 1978-07-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners11California Angels7BoxEnrique RomoNolan Ryan(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3Chicago White Sox5BoxSteve StoneTom UnderwoodJim Willoughby
Boston Red Sox1Cleveland Indians7BoxRick WiseAllen Ripley(none)
Baltimore Orioles4Kansas City Royals10BoxDennis LeonardMike Flanagan(none)
New York Yankees4Milwaukee Brewers8BoxBill TraversDon GullettRandy Stein
Minnesota Twins7Oakland Athletics0BoxDave GoltzPete Broberg(none)
Detroit Tigers3Texas Rangers4BoxJim UmbargerJim Slaton(none)
San Diego Padres2Atlanta Braves5BoxPreston HannaBob ShirleyGene Garber
San Francisco Giants2Cincinnati Reds8BoxTom HumeEd HalickiDave Tomlin
Los Angeles Dodgers1Houston Astros5BoxJ.R. RichardDon Sutton(none)
Chicago Cubs4New York Mets1BoxMike KrukowPat ZachryBruce Sutter
Montreal Expos7Philadelphia Phillies8BoxTug McGrawDarold Knowles(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6St. Louis Cardinals1BoxBert BlylevenBob ForschKent Tekulve

Standings as of 1978-07-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Boston Red Sox835726.687--45432213223-2034-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Haywood SullivanFenway Park804238.525
225Milwaukee Brewers834835.5789.04213457619-2029-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium794534.570
337New York Yankees844638.54811.53703294121-2725-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisYankee Stadium I795425.684
459Baltimore Orioles854540.52913.0330389-5923-2522-15L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium764531.592
5813Detroit Tigers844242.50015.53693571222-2520-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium784434.564
61119Cleveland Indians853946.45919.0337367-3014-2725-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium743044.405
71325Toronto Blue Jays853253.37626.0336413-7713-3019-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium762749.355
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148California Angels864640.535--372370219-2327-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiAnaheim Stadium764135.539
2611Kansas City Royals844440.5241.03773482916-2528-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium784830.615
3712Texas Rangers834241.5062.5326317913-2329-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium794534.570
4914Oakland Athletics874344.4943.5289311-2218-2325-21L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum752649.347
51017Minnesota Twins813942.4814.53773581923-2316-19W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium813447.420
61220Chicago White Sox843846.4527.0351366-1515-2123-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park773344.429
71426Seattle Mariners883058.34117.0347464-11713-2717-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome722646.361
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Philadelphia Phillies814734.580--3573005716-2331-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium814338.531
2510Chicago Cubs824339.5244.5339352-1321-2522-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field803644.450
3615Pittsburgh Pirates814041.4947.0317333-1618-2322-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium804832.600
4818Montreal Expos864145.4778.53453172819-2522-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium763541.461
51123New York Mets863650.41913.5324361-3717-2219-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium763046.395
61224St. Louis Cardinals873453.39116.0295360-6517-2917-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II753540.467
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1978 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants865234.605--3643026222-2130-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park763739.487
223Los Angeles Dodgers865036.5812.04193299024-2126-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium764531.592
346Cincinnati Reds864937.5703.03733462722-2027-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerRiverfront Stadium754332.573
4716San Diego Padres874245.48310.5311343-3217-2825-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob FontaineSan Diego Stadium754233.560
5921Atlanta Braves843747.44014.0313390-7714-2823-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium783246.410
61022Houston Astros823646.43914.0314338-2411-2425-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome803842.475