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MLB Games on Friday August 25,1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Seattle MarinersAL0Baltimore OriolesAL5Box | PBP910,538Memorial StadiumNight2:32Dennis MartinezPaul Mitchell---May
California AngelsAL0Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP933,583Fenway ParkNight2:28Dennis EckersleyDon Aase---Rice
Cleveland IndiansAL2Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP918,891Comiskey ParkNight2:05Rick WaitsFrancisco BarriosJim Kern---
Milwaukee BrewersAL3Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP932,010Tiger StadiumNight2:21Kip YoungMike CaldwellJohn HillerCooper, LeFlore
Oakland AthleticsAL1New York YankeesAL7Box | PBP929,010Yankee Stadium INight2:16Ron GuidryJohn Henry Johnson---Jackson, Rivers (2)
Kansas City RoyalsAL2Texas RangersAL7Box | PBP936,750Arlington StadiumNight2:10Jon MatlackRich Gale---Porter, Zisk
Minnesota TwinsAL3Toronto Blue JaysAL7Box | PBP915,206Exhibition StadiumDay2:36Don KirkwoodGary SerumMike WillisWoods
St. Louis CardinalsNL11Atlanta BravesNL10Box | PBP95,908Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight3:15Tom BrunoGene GarberMark LittellHendrick (2), Horner (2), Reitz
Chicago CubsNL5Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP939,070Riverfront StadiumNight2:13Rick ReuschelMike LaCoss------
Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Houston AstrosNL7Box | PBP911,641AstrodomeNight2:51Joe NiekroJim RookerJoaquin AndujarSexton
Philadelphia PhilliesNL5Los Angeles DodgersNL6Box | PBP946,548Dodger StadiumNight2:38Lance RautzhanRon Reed---Boone, Garvey, McBride, Monday
New York MetsNL2San Diego PadresNL1Box | PBP919,459San Diego StadiumNight2:27Craig SwanGaylord Perry---Winfield
Montreal ExposNL8San Francisco GiantsNL5Box | PBP915,368Candlestick ParkNight2:47Dan SchatzederGreg MintonStan BahnsenDawson, Evans (2), Schatzeder, Valentine
13 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 Friday, August 25, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Boston Red Sox1267947.627-63649913733-3346-14372017.541
AL East224New York Yankees1257154.5687.55474678033-3338-2138299.763
AL East335Milwaukee Brewers1277255.5677.563853010826-3346-22352114.600
AL East446Detroit Tigers1277156.5598.55884949432-3239-24351520.429
AL East5610Baltimore Orioles1266858.54011.0500534-3434-3534-23352213.629
AL East61020Cleveland Indians1275671.44123.5530556-2622-4234-29321319.406
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1295277.40328.5507618-11119-4633-3132725.219
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West158California Angels1297059.543-5355161929-3341-26331716.515
AL West279Kansas City Royals1266858.5400.55665036327-3941-19362412.667
AL West3814Texas Rangers1266363.5005.55004901026-3837-25362412.667
AL West4916Oakland Athletics1306268.4778.5434506-7227-3535-3332725.219
AL West51121Minnesota Twins1295673.43414.0552577-2527-3929-34331716.515
AL West61223Chicago White Sox1265373.42115.5484578-9422-3731-36351817.514
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1274978.38620.0502651-14919-3930-3933726.212
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East1411Philadelphia Phillies1256659.528-5404716922-3644-23372413.649
NL East2613Chicago Cubs1266462.5082.5501540-3927-3637-26361521.417
NL East3715Pittsburgh Pirates1266363.5003.5500510-1026-3837-25352510.714
NL East4817Montreal Expos1276067.4727.05104624825-3335-34351619.457
NL East51122St. Louis Cardinals1285573.43012.5462515-5325-3930-34341420.412
NL East61224New York Mets1285276.40615.5486540-5424-3528-41341420.412
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Los Angeles Dodgers1287652.594-58445912536-3340-19341915.559
NL West223San Francisco Giants1287454.5782.05114595236-3338-21341519.441
NL West337Cincinnati Reds1287157.5555.0560551933-3138-26332112.636
NL West4512San Diego Padres1296762.5199.5474479-529-4038-22331716.515
NL West5918Houston Astros1286068.46916.0481511-3019-4441-24341420.412
NL West61019Atlanta Braves1275671.44119.5480592-11224-4032-31351322.371
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