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1978 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  90-71   .559
Result:   4th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Earl Weaver
General Manager:   Hank Peters
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  1,051,724
Playoffs: Season in progress

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Ellie Hendricks (37)
Youngest Player:  Dave Ford (21)
Longest Tenure:  Mark Belanger (14)
Top Hitter:  Eddie Murray (4)
Top Pitcher:  Jim Palmer (6)
Top Draft Pick:  Robert Boyce (#22)

Roster Continuity:  74.95%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees10063.613--
Boston9964.6071.0
Milwaukee9369.5746.5
Baltimore9071.5599.0
Detroit8676.53113.5
Cleveland6990.43429.0
Toronto59102.36640.0

TEAM INFORMATION
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-04-07@ MIL1L  3-110-1347,824Mike FlanaganJerry AugustineJerry AugustineMike Flanagan 311-8
1978-04-08@ MIL2L  3-160-256,470Dennis MartinezMoose HaasMoose HaasDennis Martinez 627-21
1978-04-09@ MIL3L  5-130-3718,514Scott McGregorLary SorensenLary SorensenScott McGregor 1140-29
1978-04-10@ KCA4L  2-40-4738,194Nelson BrilesPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffNelson BrilesAl Hrabosky1344-31
1978-04-12@ KCA5L  2-50-5717,449Mike FlanaganDennis LeonardDennis LeonardMike FlanaganSteve Mingori1549-34
1978-04-14vs MIL6W  6-51-5736,086 Dennis MartinezLary SorensenDennis MartinezLary SorensenDon Stanhouse2154-33
1978-04-15vs MIL7W  7-02-567,527 Jim PalmerJerry AugustineJim PalmerJerry Augustine 2854-26
1978-04-16vs MIL8W  7-53-650 Nelson BrilesMoose HaasNelson BrilesMoose HaasDon Stanhouse3559-24
1978-04-16vs MIL9L  2-93-6514,995 Scott McGregorAndy ReplogleAndy ReplogleScott McGregorEduardo Rodriguez3768-31
1978-04-17@ NYA10W  6-14-6515,674Mike FlanaganCatfish HunterMike FlanaganCatfish Hunter 4369-26
1978-04-18@ NYA11L  3-44-7615,628Dennis MartinezRon GuidrySparky LyleTippy Martinez 4673-27
1978-04-21vs KCA12W  2-15-746,203 Jim PalmerDennis LeonardJim PalmerDennis LeonardDon Stanhouse4874-26
1978-04-22vs KCA13L  3-55-867,277 Mike FlanaganPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffMike FlanaganAl Hrabosky5179-28
1978-04-23vs KCA14L  5-65-9613,833 Dennis MartinezSteve BusbyLarry GuraTim StoddardMarty Pattin5685-29
1978-04-24vs NYA15L  2-85-10618,053 Scott McGregorRon GuidryRon GuidryScott McGregor 5893-35
1978-04-25vs NYA16L  3-45-11614,159 Jim PalmerJim BeattieJim BeattieJim PalmerSparky Lyle6197-36
1978-04-28@ CHA17W  6-46-11725,395Dennis MartinezSteve StoneDennis MartinezPablo TorrealbaDon Stanhouse67101-34
1978-04-29@ CHA18W  5-27-11622,240Jim PalmerKen KravecJim PalmerKen KravecDon Stanhouse72103-31
1978-04-30@ CHA19W  8-78-11517,786Mike FlanaganFrancisco BarriosScott McGregorPablo Torrealba 80110-30
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-05-01@ BOS20L  6-98-12618,710Nelson BrilesMike TorrezMike TorrezNelson BrilesBob Stanley86119-33
1978-05-02@ BOS21W  3-19-12519,930Dennis MartinezAllen RipleyDennis MartinezAllen Ripley 89120-31
1978-05-03vs TEX22L  1-29-1366,118 Jim PalmerDoyle AlexanderDoyle AlexanderDon Stanhouse 90122-32
1978-05-05vs MIN23W  2-110-1363,897 Mike FlanaganGeoff ZahnMike FlanaganGeoff Zahn 92123-31
1978-05-06vs MIN24L  7-810-14626,870 Dennis MartinezRoger EricksonGreg ThayerDon StanhouseTom Johnson99131-32
1978-05-07vs MIN25L  9-1510-1568,923 Jim PalmerGary SerumMac ScarceJim Palmer 108146-38
1978-05-10vs BOS26W  3-211-15610,023 Mike FlanaganAllen RipleyMike FlanaganTom Burgmeier 111148-37
1978-05-11vs BOS27L  4-511-16614,950 Dennis MartinezBill LeeBill LeeDennis MartinezDick Drago115153-38
1978-05-12@ TEX28L  3-911-17630,803Jim PalmerJon MatlackJon MatlackJim Palmer 118162-44
1978-05-13@ TEX29W  5-112-17632,700Scott McGregorJim UmbargerScott McGregorJim Umbarger 123163-40
1978-05-14@ TEX30W  3-213-17616,440Mike FlanaganDock EllisJohn FlinnDock EllisDon Stanhouse126165-39
1978-05-15@ MIN31L  6-913-1863,847Dennis MartinezRoger EricksonMike MarshallJohn Flinn 132174-42
1978-05-16@ MIN32L  1-813-1964,893Jim PalmerDave GoltzDave GoltzJim PalmerTom Johnson133182-49
1978-05-18vs TOR33W  5-314-1964,255 Mike FlanaganJim ClancyMike FlanaganJim Clancy 138185-47
1978-05-19@ CLE34L  5-714-20615,565Dennis MartinezMike PaxtonJim KernDon Stanhouse 143192-49
1978-05-20@ CLE35W  2-115-20611,426Jim PalmerRick WiseJim PalmerRick WiseDon Stanhouse145193-48
1978-05-21@ CLE36W  3-016-2160Scott McGregorRick WaitsScott McGregorRick Waits 148193-45
1978-05-21@ CLE37L  2-316-21623,206Nelson BrilesDavid ClydeDavid ClydeNelson BrilesDennis Kinney150196-46
1978-05-23vs DET38W  2-017-2164,536 Mike FlanaganJack BillinghamMike FlanaganJack Billingham 152196-44
1978-05-24vs DET39L  2-318-2260 Dennis MartinezJim SlatonJohn HillerDennis Martinez 154199-45
1978-05-24vs DET40W  1-018-2268,196 Jim PalmerBob SykesJim PalmerBob Sykes 155199-44
1978-05-25vs DET41W  2-119-2255,109 Scott McGregorSteve BakerScott McGregorJohn Hiller 157200-43
1978-05-26vs CLE42W  4-320-22529,215 Nelson BrilesRick WiseTippy MartinezRick Wise 161203-42
1978-05-27vs CLE43L  2-620-2358,920 Mike FlanaganDavid ClydeDavid ClydeMike Flanagan 163209-46
1978-05-28vs CLE44L  3-421-2450 Dennis MartinezDon HoodSid MongeDon Stanhouse 166213-47
1978-05-28vs CLE45W  3-021-24518,276 Jim PalmerMike PaxtonJim PalmerMike Paxton 169213-44
1978-05-29@ DET46W  6-322-24520,534Scott McGregorBob SykesScott McGregorBob Sykes 175216-41
1978-05-30@ DET47L  2-522-25510,530Nelson BrilesSteve BakerSteve BakerNelson BrilesJohn Hiller177221-44
1978-05-31@ NYA48W  3-223-25521,404Mike FlanaganEd FigueroaMike FlanaganEd Figueroa 180223-43
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-06-01@ NYA49W  1-024-25519,943Jim PalmerJim BeattieJim PalmerJim Beattie 181223-42
1978-06-02@ SEA50W  10-925-2544,936Dennis MartinezJim ColbornDennis MartinezJim ColbornDon Stanhouse191232-41
1978-06-03@ SEA51W  2-126-25415,002Scott McGregorPaul MitchellScott McGregorPaul MitchellTippy Martinez193233-40
1978-06-04@ SEA52W  4-127-2546,429Mike FlanaganDick PoleMike FlanaganDick Pole 197234-37
1978-06-05@ CAL53W  6-228-25413,231Jim PalmerDon AaseDon StanhouseDave LaRoche 203236-33
1978-06-06@ CAL54W  8-629-25415,864Dennis MartinezNolan RyanDennis MartinezNolan RyanDon Stanhouse211242-31
1978-06-09@ OAK55W  5-330-2543,323Mike FlanaganPete BrobergMike FlanaganPete Broberg 216245-29
1978-06-10@ OAK56W  1-031-25411,422Jim PalmerSteve RenkoJim PalmerSteve Renko 217245-28
1978-06-11@ OAK57W  3-032-25417,157Scott McGregorMike MorganScott McGregorMike Morgan 220245-25
1978-06-12vs SEA58W  5-433-25313,212 Dennis MartinezJim ColbornTippy MartinezJim ColbornDon Stanhouse225249-24
1978-06-13vs SEA59W  3-234-2537,729 Mike FlanaganGlenn AbbottMike FlanaganEnrique Romo 228251-23
1978-06-14vs CAL60W  5-235-25321,815 Jim PalmerKen BrettJim PalmerKen Brett 233253-20
1978-06-15vs CAL61L  1-535-26315,004 Scott McGregorFrank TananaFrank TananaScott McGregor 234258-24
1978-06-16vs OAK62W  6-036-26331,944 Dennis MartinezRick LangfordDennis MartinezRick Langford 240258-18
1978-06-17vs OAK63W  5-437-26324,619 Mike FlanaganMike MorganMike FlanaganMike MorganDon Stanhouse245262-17
1978-06-18vs OAK64W  2-138-26217,143 Jim PalmerJohn Henry JohnsonJim PalmerJohn Henry JohnsonTippy Martinez247263-16
1978-06-20@ MIL65W  8-539-26222,640Scott McGregorBill TraversScott McGregorBill Travers 255268-13
1978-06-21@ MIL66L  3-539-27221,732Dennis MartinezLary SorensenLary SorensenDennis MartinezBill Castro258273-15
1978-06-22@ MIL67W  10-340-27226,586Mike FlanaganMoose HaasMike FlanaganMoose Haas 268276-8
1978-06-23@ BOS68L  2-540-28234,582Jim PalmerBill LeeBill LeeJim Palmer 270281-11
1978-06-24@ BOS69L  3-840-29232,213Scott McGregorLuis TiantLuis TiantScott McGregor 273289-16
1978-06-25@ BOS70L  1-440-30333,526Dennis MartinezMike TorrezMike TorrezDennis Martinez 274293-19
1978-06-26@ TOR71L  10-2440-31316,184Mike FlanaganTom UnderwoodTom UnderwoodMike Flanagan 284317-33
1978-06-27@ TOR72L  2-640-3340Jim PalmerDave LemanczykDave LemanczykJim PalmerVictor Cruz286323-37
1978-06-27@ TOR73L  8-940-33438,563Nelson BrilesJesse JeffersonVictor CruzDon Stanhouse 294332-38
1978-06-28@ TOR74L  2-340-34428,392Scott McGregorJim ClancyJim ClancyScott McGregorTom Murphy296335-39
1978-06-29vs BOS75L  3-440-35428,899 Dennis MartinezBill LeeAllen RipleyDennis Martinez 299339-40
1978-06-30vs BOS76W  3-241-35433,034 Mike FlanaganLuis TiantDon StanhouseLuis Tiant 302341-39
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-07-01vs BOS77W  3-242-35438,542 Jim PalmerMike TorrezNelson BrilesMike Torrez 305343-38
1978-07-03@ CLE78L  0-942-3649,302Scott McGregorMike PaxtonMike PaxtonScott McGregor 305352-47
1978-07-04@ CLE79W  6-443-36436,300Dennis MartinezDavid ClydeDennis MartinezDavid ClydeDon Stanhouse311356-45
1978-07-05vs TOR80W  3-145-3640 Mike FlanaganJerry GarvinMike FlanaganJerry Garvin 314357-43
1978-07-05vs TOR81W  8-645-3649,886 Nelson BrilesTom UnderwoodJoe KerriganTom Murphy 322363-41
1978-07-06vs TOR82L  0-245-37414,926 Jim PalmerDave LemanczykDave LemanczykJim PalmerMike Willis322365-43
1978-07-07@ KCA83L  1-345-38423,314Scott McGregorPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffScott McGregor 323368-45
1978-07-08@ KCA84L  3-1145-39434,587Dennis MartinezRich GaleRich GaleDennis Martinez 326379-53
1978-07-09@ KCA85L  4-1045-40424,662Mike FlanaganDennis LeonardDennis LeonardMike Flanagan 330389-59
1978-07-13vs MIN86W  8-646-4048,119 Mike FlanaganDave GoltzMike FlanaganDave GoltzTippy Martinez338395-57
1978-07-14vs MIN87W  5-147-40424,195 Scott McGregorGeoff ZahnScott McGregorGeoff Zahn 343396-53
1978-07-15vs TEX88W  8-748-4140 Dennis MartinezDoyle AlexanderTippy MartinezLen Barker 351403-52
1978-07-15vs TEX89L  1-1148-41422,353 Jim PalmerDoc MedichDoc MedichJim Palmer 352414-62
1978-07-16vs TEX90W  2-149-41311,839 Joe KerriganJon MatlackDon StanhouseReggie Cleveland 354415-61
1978-07-17vs TEX91L  0-249-42311,676 Mike FlanaganSteve ComerReggie ClevelandMike Flanagan 354417-63
1978-07-18vs TEX92W  5-150-42310,832 Scott McGregorDock EllisScott McGregorDock Ellis 359418-59
1978-07-19@ CHA93W  10-351-42318,682Jim PalmerKen KravecJim PalmerKen Kravec 369421-52
1978-07-21@ MIN94W  5-452-42314,702Mike FlanaganRoger EricksonDon StanhouseMike Marshall 374425-51
1978-07-22@ MIN95L  4-552-43410,063Scott McGregorDave GoltzDave GoltzScott McGregor 378430-52
1978-07-23@ MIN96W  8-553-43430,896Jim PalmerGary SerumJim PalmerGary SerumDon Stanhouse386435-49
1978-07-24@ TEX97W  10-654-43311,732Dennis MartinezFergie JenkinsDon StanhouseFergie JenkinsScott McGregor396441-45
1978-07-25@ TEX98W  7-655-43312,686Joe KerriganDoyle AlexanderJoe KerriganDoyle AlexanderTippy Martinez403447-44
1978-07-26@ DET99L  6-955-44418,056Mike FlanaganJack BillinghamJack BillinghamMike FlanaganBob Sykes409456-47
1978-07-27@ DET100W  7-356-44322,856Scott McGregorJim SlatonScott McGregorJim Slaton 416459-43
1978-07-28vs CAL101W  5-457-44314,407 Jim PalmerDon AaseJim PalmerDon AaseDon Stanhouse421463-42
1978-07-29vs CAL102L  1-257-45323,504 Dennis MartinezPaul HartzellPaul HartzellDennis Martinez 422465-43
1978-07-30vs CAL103L  2-457-46315,350 Mike FlanaganDave FrostDave FrostMike FlanaganDave LaRoche424469-45
1978-07-31vs MIL104W  6-558-46310,514 Scott McGregorBill TraversJoe KerriganBill Castro 430474-44
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-08-02vs MIL105L  3-558-47410,663 Jim PalmerMike CaldwellMike CaldwellJim PalmerLary Sorensen433479-46
1978-08-03vs MIL106W  3-259-4739,654 Dennis MartinezJerry AugustineDennis MartinezJerry Augustine 436481-45
1978-08-04@ NYA107W  2-160-47328,189Mike FlanaganRon GuidryMike FlanaganRon GuidryDon Stanhouse438482-44
1978-08-05@ NYA108L  2-360-48326,727Scott McGregorEd FigueroaSparky LyleTippy Martinez 440485-45
1978-08-06@ NYA109L  0-360-49440,765Jim PalmerCatfish HunterCatfish HunterJim Palmer 440488-48
1978-08-07@ TOR110L  1-260-50519,184Dennis MartinezJim ClancyJim ClancyDennis Martinez 441490-49
1978-08-08@ TOR111L  3-560-51519,052Mike FlanaganTom UnderwoodTom UnderwoodMike FlanaganVictor Cruz444495-51
1978-08-09vs KCA112L  0-260-52512,859 Scott McGregorLarry GuraLarry GuraScott McGregor 444497-53
1978-08-10vs KCA113W  3-261-5259,221 Jim PalmerDoug BirdJim PalmerDoug BirdDon Stanhouse447499-52
1978-08-11vs NYA114L  1-261-53529,539 Dennis MartinezCatfish HunterCatfish HunterDennis Martinez 448501-53
1978-08-12vs NYA115W  6-462-53532,153 Mike FlanaganJim BeattieMike FlanaganJim BeattieDon Stanhouse454505-51
1978-08-13vs NYA116W  3-063-53531,591 Scott McGregorEd FigueroaScott McGregorEd Figueroa 457505-48
1978-08-14vs NYA117L  1-463-54530,397 Jim PalmerDick TidrowRich GossageJim Palmer 458509-51
1978-08-15@ SEA118W  7-464-5457,999Dennis MartinezGlenn AbbottDennis MartinezGlenn AbbottDon Stanhouse465513-48
1978-08-16@ SEA119L  5-764-5556,619Mike FlanaganByron McLaughlinByron McLaughlinMike FlanaganJim Todd470520-50
1978-08-18@ CAL120L  2-364-56519,488Scott McGregorChris KnappChris KnappScott McGregor 472523-51
1978-08-19@ CAL121L  3-464-57538,870Jim PalmerPaul HartzellPaul HartzellJim Palmer 475527-52
1978-08-20@ CAL122L  0-164-58520,773Dennis MartinezNolan RyanTom GriffinDon Stanhouse 475528-53
1978-08-21@ OAK123W  3-265-5859,786Mike FlanaganRick LangfordMike FlanaganRick Langford 478530-52
1978-08-22@ OAK124W  6-466-5851,930Scott McGregorPete BrobergDon StanhouseBob LaceyJoe Kerrigan484534-50
1978-08-23@ OAK125W  11-067-5852,497Jim PalmerSteve RenkoJim PalmerSteve Renko 495534-39
1978-08-25vs SEA126W  5-068-58510,538 Dennis MartinezPaul MitchellDennis MartinezPaul Mitchell 500534-34
1978-08-26vs SEA127W  9-269-58516,484 Mike FlanaganJim ColbornMike FlanaganJim ColbornJoe Kerrigan509536-27
1978-08-27vs SEA128W  4-370-5857,260 Scott McGregorRick HoneycuttNelson BrilesEnrique Romo 513539-26
1978-08-28vs OAK129W  7-371-5856,000 Jim PalmerSteve RenkoJim PalmerBob Lacey 520542-22
1978-08-29vs OAK130W  6-272-5854,995 Dennis MartinezMike NorrisDennis MartinezMike Norris 526544-18
1978-08-30vs NYA131L  4-572-59520,501 Mike FlanaganRon GuidryRon GuidryTippy MartinezRich Gossage530549-19
1978-08-31vs NYA132L  2-672-60515,579 Scott McGregorDick TidrowDick TidrowScott McGregorSparky Lyle532555-23
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-09-01vs CHA133W  3-074-6050 Jim PalmerSteve StoneJim PalmerSteve StoneDon Stanhouse535555-20
1978-09-01vs CHA134W  9-374-6056,614 Sammy StewartRoss BaumgartenSammy StewartRoss BaumgartenJoe Kerrigan544558-14
1978-09-02vs CHA135W  9-476-6040 Dennis MartinezKen KravecDennis MartinezKen Kravec 553562-9
1978-09-02vs CHA136W  1-076-60410,696 Dave FordJack KucekDave FordJack KucekTippy Martinez554562-8
1978-09-03vs CHA137L  2-476-6147,101 Mike FlanaganRich WorthamLerrin LaGrowMike Flanagan 556566-10
1978-09-04vs BOS138W  5-377-6140 Scott McGregorDennis EckersleyScott McGregorDennis EckersleyDon Stanhouse561569-8
1978-09-05vs BOS139W  4-178-61415,644 Jim PalmerBobby SprowlJim PalmerBobby SprowlDon Stanhouse565570-5
1978-09-06vs BOS140L  0-278-62411,251 Dennis MartinezLuis TiantLuis TiantDennis Martinez 565572-7
1978-09-08@ TOR141W  5-479-62414,155Mike FlanaganTom UnderwoodNelson BrilesTom UnderwoodDon Stanhouse570576-6
1978-09-09@ TOR142W  4-080-62429,255Scott McGregorBalor MooreScott McGregorBalor Moore 574576-2
1978-09-11@ BOS143L  4-580-63428,575Jim PalmerLuis TiantBob StanleyJoe Kerrigan 578581-3
1978-09-12@ BOS144W  3-281-63428,924Dennis MartinezMike TorrezDennis MartinezMike Torrez 581583-2
1978-09-13@ MIL145L  5-781-6448,863Mike FlanaganAndy ReplogleAndy ReplogleMike FlanaganEd Farmer586590-4
1978-09-14@ MIL146L  3-481-65412,587Scott McGregorMike CaldwellMike CaldwellScott McGregor 589594-5
1978-09-15vs TOR147W  8-382-6544,000 Jim PalmerJim ClancyJim PalmerVictor Cruz 5975970
1978-09-16vs TOR148W  11-183-65410,263 Dennis MartinezJesse JeffersonDennis MartinezJesse Jefferson 60859810
1978-09-17vs TOR149W  5-084-6544,436 Mike FlanaganDon KirkwoodMike FlanaganDon Kirkwood 61359815
1978-09-18@ CLE150W  10-385-6532,873Scott McGregorDavid ClydeScott McGregorDavid Clyde 62360122
1978-09-19@ CLE151L  1-285-6643,148Jim PalmerMike PaxtonMike PaxtonDon Stanhouse 62460321
1978-09-22vs DET152L  5-785-6745,444 Mike FlanaganKip YoungJohn HillerMike Flanagan 62961019
1978-09-23vs DET153L  3-486-6840 Dennis MartinezJack BillinghamJohn HillerDon Stanhouse 63261418
1978-09-23vs DET154W  6-186-68413,036 Jim PalmerSteve BakerJim PalmerSteve Baker 63861523
1978-09-24vs DET155L  2-486-6949,081 Scott McGregorJim SlatonJim SlatonDon Stanhouse 64061921
1978-09-26vs CLE156W  3-187-6943,662 Mike FlanaganPaul ReuschelMike FlanaganPaul ReuschelDon Stanhouse64362023
1978-09-27vs CLE157W  3-188-6942,987 Dennis MartinezRick WaitsDennis MartinezRick Waits 64662125
1978-09-28vs CLE158W  3-289-6945,143 Jim PalmerDon HoodJim PalmerDon HoodDon Stanhouse64962326
1978-09-29@ DET159L  2-389-70412,348Sammy StewartJim SlatonJim SlatonSammy StewartJohn Hiller65162625
1978-09-30@ DET160L  4-589-71413,919Mike FlanaganJack MorrisSteve BakerMike FlanaganJohn Hiller65563124
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBAL PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-10-01@ DET161W  4-290-71413,948Dennis MartinezDave RozemaDennis MartinezDave Rozema 65963326


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