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MLB Games on Saturday September 23, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL4Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP90Memorial StadiumNight2:49John HillerDon Stanhouse------
Detroit TigersAL1Baltimore OriolesAL6Box | PBP913,036Memorial StadiumNight2:14Jim PalmerSteve Baker---DeCinces, Kemp
California AngelsAL4Chicago White SoxAL5Box | PBP97,953Comiskey ParkDay2:55Lerrin LaGrowDyar Miller---Soderholm
New York YankeesAL1Cleveland IndiansAL10Box | PBP917,452Cleveland StadiumDay2:23David ClydeJim Beattie---Cage
Oakland AthleticsAL4Milwaukee BrewersAL13Box | PBP914,450County StadiumDay2:23Bill TraversMike Norris---Carty, Hisle
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP913,288Metropolitan StadiumNight2:21Paul SplittorffRoger EricksonAl HraboskyEdwards, Hurdle
Seattle MarinersAL2Texas RangersAL7Box | PBP910,526Arlington StadiumNight2:12Doyle AlexanderPaul Mitchell---Bonds, Oliver, Roberts
Boston Red SoxAL3Toronto Blue JaysAL1Box | PBP930,059Exhibition StadiumDay2:53Luis TiantJesse Jefferson---Rice
Cincinnati RedsNL1Atlanta BravesNL8Box | PBP912,784Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:27Larry McWilliamsMike LaCoss---Foster, Horner, Hubbard, Matthews
San Diego PadresNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL5Box | PBP931,653Dodger StadiumDay2:26Burt HootonRollie FingersTerry ForsterLacy, Richards, Winfield
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Montreal ExposNL3Box | PBP920,324Olympic StadiumDay2:27Ross GrimsleyBert Blyleven---Dawson
Philadelphia PhilliesNL1New York MetsNL0Box | PBP90Shea StadiumDay1:56Larry ChristensonMike Bruhert------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL6New York MetsNL3Box | PBP99,694Shea StadiumDay2:26Dick RuthvenDwight Bernard---Hebner, Randle
Houston AstrosNL2San Francisco GiantsNL3Box | PBP96,433Candlestick ParkDay2:26Gary LavelleJoaquin AndujarRandy Moffitt---
Chicago CubsNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP916,790Busch Stadium IIDay2:06John DennyRick Reuschel------
15 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 Saturday, September 23, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1559362.600-70256513743-3750-25871.875
AL East223Boston Red Sox1559263.5941.075264310939-4153-22871.875
AL East334Milwaukee Brewers1568967.5714.577563414136-4053-27642.667
AL East456Baltimore Orioles1548668.5586.56386152338-3948-29743.571
AL East5611Detroit Tigers1558372.53510.06986296938-3945-33734.429
AL East61019Cleveland Indians1526884.44723.5625669-4426-4942-35716.143
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1545995.38333.5580735-15522-5237-43707.000
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West145Kansas City Royals1558867.568-71861410436-4452-23743.571
AL West2712California Angels1558273.5296.06496331636-4446-29752.714
AL West3814Texas Rangers1537974.5168.06406013931-4548-29981.889
AL West4917Minnesota Twins1557085.45218.0640651-1133-4237-43734.429
AL West51121Chicago White Sox1546886.44219.5596685-8931-4637-40734.429
AL West61222Oakland Athletics1566888.43620.5512656-14430-4938-39615.167
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1515596.36431.0589784-19523-5132-45918.111
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East127Philadelphia Phillies1538568.556-66955211734-4151-27954.556
NL East2510Pittsburgh Pirates1538271.5363.06446063833-4649-25862.750
NL East3715Chicago Cubs1547678.4949.5633683-5034-4242-36835.375
NL East4816Montreal Expos1547282.46813.56045861832-4340-39844.500
NL East51123St. Louis Cardinals1566789.42919.5580636-5631-4836-41624.333
NL East61224New York Mets1556392.40623.0585661-7631-4732-45734.429
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Los Angeles Dodgers1559362.600-69854715140-3553-27725.286
NL West238Cincinnati Reds1548569.5527.5668663542-3843-317701.000
NL West349San Francisco Giants1558570.5488.05925751738-4047-30743.571
NL West4613San Diego Padres1568175.51912.5580581-133-4548-30633.500
NL West5918Houston Astros1546985.44823.5580612-3221-5548-30853.625
NL West61020Atlanta Braves1556986.44524.0586717-13130-4839-38707.000
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