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MLB Games on Sunday September 24, 1978

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL4Baltimore OriolesAL2Box | PBP99,081Memorial StadiumDay2:20Jim SlatonDon Stanhouse------
California AngelsAL7Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP912,621Comiskey ParkDay2:32Nolan RyanFrancisco Barrios---Baylor, Lansford
New York YankeesAL4Cleveland IndiansAL0Box | PBP915,855Cleveland StadiumDay2:23Ron GuidryMike Paxton------
Oakland AthleticsAL2Milwaukee BrewersAL5Box | PBP916,535County StadiumDay2:25Mike CaldwellRick Langford---Newman
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Minnesota TwinsAL6Box | PBP96,627Metropolitan StadiumDay2:55Dave GoltzSteve Mingori---Ford, Poquette
Seattle MarinersAL3Texas RangersAL5Box | PBP90Arlington StadiumDay2:00Steve ComerJim ColbornPaul MirabellaJones, Putnam
Seattle MarinersAL3Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP96,955Arlington StadiumDay2:33Danny DarwinRick JonesJim Umbarger---
Boston Red SoxAL7Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP1433,618Exhibition StadiumDay4:56Dick DragoTom Buskey---Yastrzemski
Cincinnati RedsNL2Atlanta BravesNL1Box | PBP912,298Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumDay1:42Tom HumeJim Bouton---Horner
San Diego PadresNL0Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP950,018Dodger StadiumDay2:19Bob WelchBob Owchinko------
Pittsburgh PiratesNL0Montreal ExposNL4Box | PBP923,260Olympic StadiumDay2:02Scott SandersonBruce Kison------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL8New York MetsNL2Box | PBP925,473Shea StadiumDay2:20Steve CarltonNino Espinosa---McBride, McCarver
Houston AstrosNL0San Francisco GiantsNL7Box | PBP90Candlestick ParkDay1:51Vida BlueFloyd Bannister---Clark, Cruz, Evans
Houston AstrosNL4San Francisco GiantsNL6Box | PBP925,276Candlestick ParkDay3:19Jim BarrTom Dixon------
Chicago CubsNL5St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP917,033Busch Stadium IIDay3:35Lynn McGlothenTom BrunoBruce SutterBuckner
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 Sunday, September 24, 1978

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees1569462.603-70656514144-3750-25761.857
AL East223Boston Red Sox1569363.5961.075964911040-4153-22761.857
AL East334Milwaukee Brewers1579067.5734.578063614436-4054-27532.600
AL East457Baltimore Orioles1558669.5557.56406192138-3948-30642.667
AL East5610Detroit Tigers1568472.53810.07026317139-3945-33624.333
AL East61018Cleveland Indians1536885.44424.5625673-4826-4942-36615.167
AL East71325Toronto Blue Jays1555996.38134.5586742-15622-5237-44606.000
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West145Kansas City Royals1568868.564-72262010236-4552-23642.667
AL West2712California Angels1568373.5325.06566362037-4446-29642.667
AL West3813Texas Rangers1558174.5236.56496074231-4550-29761.857
AL West4917Minnesota Twins1567185.45517.0646655-933-4238-43624.333
AL West51121Chicago White Sox1556887.43919.5599692-9331-4637-41633.500
AL West61222Oakland Athletics1576889.43320.5514661-14730-5038-39514.200
AL West71426Seattle Mariners1535598.35931.5595793-19823-5332-45716.143
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East126Philadelphia Phillies1548668.558-67755412335-4151-27844.500
NL East2511Pittsburgh Pirates1548272.5324.06446103433-4749-25761.857
NL East3715Chicago Cubs1557778.4979.5638687-4935-4242-36725.286
NL East4816Montreal Expos1557382.47113.56085862232-4341-39734.429
NL East51123St. Louis Cardinals1576790.42720.5584641-5731-4836-42523.400
NL East61224New York Mets1566393.40424.0587669-8231-4732-46633.500
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Los Angeles Dodgers1569462.603-70254715540-3554-27615.167
NL West238Cincinnati Reds1558669.5557.5670664643-3843-316601.000
NL West349San Francisco Giants1578770.5547.56055792638-4049-30523.400
NL West4614San Diego Padres1578176.51613.5580585-533-4648-30532.600
NL West51019Atlanta Braves1566987.44225.0587719-13230-4839-39606.000
NL West6920Houston Astros1566987.44225.0584625-4121-5748-30651.833
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