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1978 Atlanta Braves (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 69-93 .426
Rank: 6th in National League West
Run Differential: 600-750 -150
Manager(s): Bobby Cox
General Manager: Bill Lucas
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Ballpark: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance: 904,494 22/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Bob Horner (#1) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Chris Cannizzaro
First Base Coach: Pete Ward
Pitching Coach: Cloyd Boyer
Third Base Coach: Tom Burgess

#1 Draft Picks

Jeff Burroughs (#1), Bob Horner (#1), Tommy Boggs (#2), Dale Murphy (#5), Pat Rockett (#10), Preston Hanna (#11)
National League West Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9567.586--
9269.5712.5
8973.5496.0
8478.51911.0
7488.45721.0
6993.42626.0
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1978 Atlanta Braves. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1978 Atlanta Braves Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1ATLvs LANL4-130-141217No1.5413-9 
    2ATLvs LANL2-60-251226No2.5619-13
    3ATLvs LANL4-70-351226No3.51026-16
    4ATLvs SDNW8-71-341124No31833-15 
    5ATLvs SDNL2-31-451124No32036-16 
    6ATL@ LANL1-51-561226No52141-20 
    7ATL@ LANL0-81-661226No4.52149-28 
    8ATL@ SFNL1-51-761226No5.52254-32 
    9ATL@ SFNW1-02-761225No5.52354-31
    10ATL@ SFNW2-03-751122No4.52554-29 
    11ATL@ SDNL0-23-861225No52556-31
    12ATL@ SDNL3-93-961225No52865-37 
    13ATL@ SDNL0-23-1061225No62867-39
    14ATL@ SDNL4-53-1161226No73272-40 
    15ATLvs SFNW3-14-1161226No6.53573-38 
    16ATLvs SFNW6-15-1161225No6.54174-33
    17ATLvs SFNL3-55-1261226No74479-35 
    18ATLvs CHNL3-45-1361226No84783-36
    19ATLvs CHNW5-06-1361225No75283-31 
    20ATLvs CHNL5-76-1461226No75790-33 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    21ATLvs NYNW6-57-1461225No6.56395-32 
    22ATLvs NYNW5-48-1461224No5.56899-31 
    23ATLvs NYNL2-88-1561224No770107-37 
    24ATLvs HOUW5-29-1561222No775109-34
    25ATLvs HOUW2-110-1551222No677110-33 
    26ATLvs MONW3-211-1651019No686119-33 
    27ATLvs MONL6-711-1651019No686119-33 
    28ATL@ MONL3-511-1761222No5.589124-35
    29ATL@ MONL0-311-1861222No6.589127-38 
    30ATL@ MONW2-112-1861222No791128-37 
    31ATL@ NYNW2-113-1961122No894132-38 
    32ATL@ NYNL1-313-1961122No894132-38 
    33ATL@ NYNL7-813-2061122No8.5101140-39 
    34ATL@ HOUL0-613-2161122No9.5101146-45 
    35ATL@ HOUL0-1313-2261122No9.5101159-58 
    36ATL@ HOUW6-414-2261121No8.5107163-56
    37ATL@ CINL0-1014-2361122No9107173-66 
    38ATL@ CINW6-415-2361122No9113177-64
    39ATL@ CINL4-515-2461122No10117182-65 
    40ATLvs PHIW4-216-2461121No10.5121184-63 
    41ATLvs PHIL5-616-2561122No10.5126190-64
    42ATLvs PHIW5-317-2561121No10.5131193-62
    43ATLvs CINL5-717-2661121No11.5136200-64
    44ATLvs CINW4-318-2661121No11.5140203-63 
    45ATLvs CINL4-1018-2761122No11.5144213-69 
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    46ATL@ CHNL1-218-2861123No12.5145215-70 
    47ATL@ CHNL6-818-2961123No12.5151223-72
    48ATL@ CHNL4-618-3061123No13.5155229-74 
    49ATL@ PITW8-419-3061123No12.5163233-70 
    50ATL@ PITL2-419-3161123No12.5165237-72
    51ATL@ SLNW6-020-3161123No12171237-66 
    52ATL@ SLNL0-220-3261123No12171239-68
    53ATL@ PHIL1-620-3361123No12172245-73 
    54ATL@ PHIL2-620-3461123No13174251-77
    55ATL@ PHIW4-021-3461122No13178251-73 
    56ATLvs SLNW2-122-3461122No13180252-72 
    57ATLvs SLNW12-123-3461122No13192253-61 
    58ATLvs SLNW7-124-3461122No13199254-55 
    59ATLvs PITL4-924-3561123No14.5203263-60
    60ATLvs PITL3-524-3661123No14.5206268-62
    61ATLvs PITW8-725-3661123No15214275-61
    62ATL@ SDNW5-326-3661123No14219278-59
    63ATL@ SDNW2-027-3661122No14221278-57
    64ATL@ SDNL0-227-3761122No14221280-59
    65ATL@ SFNL0-927-3861123No15221289-68 
    66ATL@ SFNL1-227-3961123No16222291-69 
    67ATL@ SFNL3-928-4061123No16233304-71 
    68ATL@ SFNW8-428-4061123No16233304-71 
    69ATLvs LANW5-229-4061022No15238306-68
    70ATLvs LANL0-329-4161123No16238309-71 
    71ATLvs LANL2-329-4261123No16.5240312-72
    72ATLvs LANL3-729-4361123No17243319-76 
    73ATLvs SFNW10-931-4361123No15263333-70 
    74ATLvs SFNW10-531-4361123No15263333-70 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    75ATLvs SFNL4-1531-4461123No16267348-81 
    76ATLvs SFNW9-732-4461022No15276355-79
    77ATL@ LANW4-233-4461022No14280357-77
    78ATL@ LANL1-433-4561022No14281361-80
    79ATL@ LANW9-834-4561022No14290369-79
    80ATL@ LANL1-534-4661022No15291374-83 
    81ATLvs SDNW11-335-4661022No14.5302377-75 
    82ATLvs SDNW6-436-475921No15308388-80
    83ATLvs SDNL0-736-475921No15308388-80 
    84ATLvs SDNW5-237-475921No14313390-77
    85ATLvs PHIW7-238-4751021No13.5320392-72 
    86ATLvs PHIW3-239-475920No13.5323394-71
    87ATLvs PHIL2-439-485920No14325398-73
    88ATLvs NYNW3-040-495919No14.5332405-73
    89ATLvs NYNL4-740-495919No14.5332405-73
    90ATLvs NYNW4-341-495919No13.5336408-72 
    91ATL@ MONL6-842-505919No13.5345417-72 
    92ATL@ MONW3-142-505919No13.5345417-72
    93ATL@ MONL3-742-515919No14.5348424-76
    94ATL@ NYNL3-1242-525919No14.5351436-85 
    95ATL@ NYNL0-242-535919No15.5351438-87
    96ATL@ NYNW3-043-535919No15.5354438-84
    97ATL@ PHIW5-144-535919No15359439-80
    98ATL@ PHIW4-045-535919No15363439-76 
    99ATL@ PHIW4-246-535818No14367441-74 
    100ATLvs MONW6-447-545818No13.5374449-75
    101ATLvs MONL1-447-545818No13.5374449-75
    102ATLvs MONW9-648-545818No12.5383455-72
    103ATLvs MONL0-1948-555818No14383474-91 
    104ATLvs CINL2-348-5651020No14385477-92
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    105ATLvs CINW16-449-5651018No13401481-80
    106ATLvs CINL2-649-5751019No14403487-84 
    107ATLvs HOUW7-250-575818No14.5410489-79 
    108ATLvs HOUL3-550-5961020No15413501-88
    109ATLvs HOUL0-750-5961020No15413501-88 
    110ATLvs HOUW3-251-5951020No14416503-87
    111ATL@ CINW5-352-595818No13.5421506-85
    112ATL@ CINW6-553-595817No13.5427511-84 
    113ATL@ CINL0-1053-605818No13.5427521-94 
    114ATL@ HOUW1-054-605817No13428521-93
    115ATL@ HOUL2-554-615817No13430526-96 
    116ATL@ HOUL0-354-626918No14430529-99 
    117ATL@ CHNL7-1354-6361019No14.5437542-105 
    118ATL@ CHNL8-1254-6461019No14.5445554-109 
    119ATL@ CHNW9-055-6461019No14.5454554-100 
    120ATL@ SLNL3-455-6561019No15.5457558-101
    121ATL@ SLNL1-555-6661019No16.5458563-105 
    122ATL@ SLNW3-056-6651018No15.5461563-102 
    123ATL@ SLNL4-656-675918No16.5465569-104 
    124ATLvs PITL1-356-6861019No16.5466572-106
    125ATLvs PITL3-456-6961019No17.5469576-107 
    126ATLvs PITL1-556-7061019No18.5470581-111
    127ATLvs SLNL10-1156-7161019No19.5480592-112
    128ATLvs SLNL4-956-7261020No19.5484601-117 
    129ATLvs SLNL3-1456-7361121No19.5487615-128 
    130ATLvs CHNW4-357-7361020No19.5491618-127
    131ATLvs CHNW4-358-7361019No19.5495621-126
    132ATLvs CHNW6-259-7361019No19.5501623-122 
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    133ATL@ PITL3-859-7561019No21504634-130
    134ATL@ PITL0-359-7561019No21504634-130
    135ATL@ PITL3-459-7661020No21.5507638-131 
    136ATL@ PITL3-659-7761020No21.5510644-134 
    137ATLvs SDNL4-859-7861121No22.5514652-138
    138ATLvs SDNW8-160-7861020No22522653-131 
    139ATLvs SDNL3-560-7961022No23525658-133
    140ATLvs SFNW6-561-7961020No23531663-132
    141ATLvs SFNL5-861-8061020No23536671-135
    142ATLvs LANW7-462-8061019No22543675-132
    143ATLvs LANL5-1162-8161020No23548686-138 
    144ATL@ SDNW7-263-8161020No23555688-133 
    145ATL@ SDNL1-363-8261020No24556691-135 
    146ATL@ SFNW5-364-8261020No24561694-133 
    147ATL@ SFNW4-165-8261019No24565695-130
    148ATL@ LANL0-565-8361020No25565700-135 
    149ATL@ LANL0-265-8461021No26565702-137
    150ATL@ LANW3-266-8461020No25568704-136
    151ATL@ HOUW3-267-8461019No24.5571706-135 
    152ATL@ HOUW3-268-8461019No23.5574708-134 
    153ATL@ HOUL0-268-8561019No24574710-136 
    154ATLvs CINL4-668-8661020No24578716-138 
    155ATLvs CINW8-169-8661020No24586717-131 
    156ATLvs CINL1-269-8751019No25587719-132 
    157ATLvs HOUL0-269-8861021No25587721-134
    158ATLvs HOUL0-469-8961021No25587725-138 
    159ATLvs HOUL3-469-9061021No25590729-139
    160ATL@ CINL2-769-9161021No25592736-144 
    161ATL@ CINL0-469-9261022No26592740-148 
    OctoberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    162ATL@ CINL8-1069-9361022No26600750-150 


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