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1978 BOSTON RED SOX

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  99-64   .607
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Don Zimmer
General Manager:   Haywood Sullivan
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,320,643
Playoffs:  -

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Carl Yastrzemski (38)
Youngest Player:  Bobby Sprowl (22)
Longest Tenure:  Carl Yastrzemski (18)
Top Hitter:  Jim Rice (1)
Top Pitcher:  Dennis Eckersley (5)
Top Draft Pick:  Edward Connors (#102)

Roster Continuity:  68.24%
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#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-04-07@ CHA1L  5-60-1450,754Mike TorrezSteve StoneLerrin LaGrowDick Drago 56-1
1978-04-08@ CHA2L  5-60-2611,832Dennis EckersleyFrancisco BarriosPablo TorrealbaBill CampbellLerrin LaGrow1012-2
1978-04-09@ CHA3W  5-01-2530,794Bill LeeWilbur WoodBill LeeWilbur Wood 15123
1978-04-10@ CLE4L  4-51-364,177Allen RipleyDon HoodJim KernReggie Cleveland 19172
1978-04-12@ CLE5W  6-32-346,234Mike TorrezWayne GarlandMike TorrezWayne GarlandDick Drago25205
1978-04-14vs TEX6W  5-43-3334,747 Dennis EckersleyDoyle AlexanderDick DragoLen Barker 30246
1978-04-15vs TEX7W  12-44-3318,624 Bill LeeDock EllisBill LeeDock Ellis 422814
1978-04-16vs TEX8W  8-65-3322,168 Allen RipleyDoc MedichBob StanleyJim UmbargerTom Burgmeier503416
1978-04-17vs MIL9W  9-26-3226,075 Mike TorrezRandy SteinMike TorrezRandy Stein 593623
1978-04-18vs MIL10W  7-67-3218,928 Dennis EckersleyLary SorensenLuis TiantEduardo Rodriguez 664224
1978-04-20vs MIL11W  10-48-3216,238 Bill LeeMoose HaasBill LeeMoose Haas 764630
1978-04-21vs CLE12W  9-79-3225,401 Mike TorrezWayne GarlandDick DragoJim Kern 855332
1978-04-22vs CLE13L  4-139-4236,005 Allen RipleyRick WiseRick WiseAllen Ripley 896623
1978-04-23vs CLE14W  6-310-520 Luis TiantRick WaitsBill CampbellDennis Kinney 956926
1978-04-23vs CLE15L  7-1010-5236,246 Dennis EckersleyMike PaxtonJim KernBob StanleyDennis Kinney1027923
1978-04-25@ MIL16W  4-311-529,051Bill LeeJerry AugustineBill LeeJerry AugustineDick Drago1068224
1978-04-26@ MIL17L  4-611-628,724Mike TorrezMike CaldwellMike CaldwellMike TorrezBob McClure1108822
1978-04-28@ TEX18L  4-511-7229,731Luis TiantJim UmbargerReggie ClevelandBill Campbell 1149321
1978-04-29@ TEX19L  1-411-8234,101Dennis EckersleyDock EllisDock EllisDennis Eckersley 1159718
1978-04-30@ TEX20L  1-211-9222,554Bill LeeFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsBill Campbell 1169917
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-05-01vs BAL21W  9-612-9218,710 Mike TorrezNelson BrilesMike TorrezNelson BrilesBob Stanley12510520
1978-05-02vs BAL22L  1-312-10319,930 Allen RipleyDennis MartinezDennis MartinezAllen Ripley 12610818
1978-05-03vs MIN23W  11-913-10316,403 Luis TiantGary SerumTom BurgmeierDave JohnsonBob Stanley13711720
1978-05-04vs MIN24W  8-114-10315,784 Dennis EckersleyPaul ThormodsgardDennis EckersleyPaul Thormodsgard 14511827
1978-05-06vs CHA25W  6-416-1020 Bill LeeSteve StoneBob StanleyJim Willoughby 15112229
1978-05-06vs CHA26W  3-016-10232,238 Jim WrightFrancisco BarriosJim WrightFrancisco Barrios 15412232
1978-05-07vs CHA27W  5-017-10230,921 Mike TorrezPablo TorrealbaMike TorrezPablo Torrealba 15912237
1978-05-08vs KCA28W  8-418-10225,891 Luis TiantDennis LeonardBob StanleyDennis Leonard 16712641
1978-05-09vs KCA29W  4-319-10222,369 Dennis EckersleyJim ColbornDennis EckersleyJim Colborn 17112942
1978-05-10@ BAL30L  2-319-11210,023Allen RipleyMike FlanaganMike FlanaganTom Burgmeier 17313241
1978-05-11@ BAL31W  5-420-11214,950Bill LeeDennis MartinezBill LeeDennis MartinezDick Drago17813642
1978-05-13@ MIN32W  4-221-1117,914Mike TorrezGeoff ZahnMike TorrezGeoff ZahnTom Burgmeier18213844
1978-05-14@ MIN33W  6-222-1117,008Dennis EckersleyPaul ThormodsgardDennis EckersleyPaul ThormodsgardTom Burgmeier18814048
1978-05-15@ KCA34L  1-322-12234,166Allen RipleyRich GaleRich GaleAllen Ripley 18914346
1978-05-16@ KCA35W  3-223-12223,474Bill LeePaul SplittorffBill LeePaul Splittorff 19214547
1978-05-19@ DET36L  5-723-13248,817Mike TorrezBob SykesBob SykesMike TorrezJohn Hiller19715245
1978-05-20@ DET37W  6-524-13230,856Dennis EckersleyJim SlatonBill CampbellSteve Foucault 20315746
1978-05-21@ DET38L  1-225-1420Bill LeeMilt WilcoxMilt WilcoxBill Lee 20415945
1978-05-21@ DET39W  9-325-14252,368Luis TiantDave RozemaLuis TiantDave Rozema 21316251
1978-05-22@ TOR40W  5-426-14225,054Allen RipleyJim ClancyAllen RipleyJim ClancyBob Stanley21816652
1978-05-23@ TOR41L  1-226-15214,578Jim WrightJesse JeffersonJesse JeffersonBill Campbell 21916851
1978-05-24@ TOR42W  8-227-15128,825Mike TorrezDave LemanczykMike TorrezDave Lemanczyk 22717057
1978-05-25@ TOR43W  9-528-15117,197Dennis EckersleyTom UnderwoodDennis EckersleyTom UnderwoodDick Drago23617561
1978-05-26vs DET44W  6-329-15133,431 Bill LeeMilt WilcoxBill LeeMilt Wilcox 24217864
1978-05-27vs DET45W  1-030-15133,335 Luis TiantDave RozemaLuis TiantJack Morris 24317865
1978-05-28vs DET46W  4-332-1510 Allen RipleyJack BillinghamBob StanleyJohn Hiller 24718166
1978-05-28vs DET47W  4-332-15134,672 Jim WrightJim SlatonJim WrightJim SlatonDick Drago25118467
1978-05-29vs TOR48W  5-433-15125,935 Mike TorrezTom UnderwoodMike TorrezTom Underwood 25618868
1978-05-30vs TOR49W  4-034-15125,853 Dennis EckersleyJerry GarvinDennis EckersleyJerry Garvin 26018872
1978-05-31vs TOR50L  2-634-16127,945 Bill LeeJim ClancyJim ClancyBill Lee 26219468
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-06-02@ CAL51W  6-135-16131,324Luis TiantNolan RyanLuis TiantNolan RyanDick Drago26819573
1978-06-03@ CAL52W  5-436-16134,228Mike TorrezChris KnappMike TorrezPaul HartzellBill Campbell27319974
1978-06-04@ CAL53L  2-436-17129,911Dennis EckersleyFrank TananaFrank TananaDennis EckersleyDave LaRoche27520372
1978-06-05@ OAK54L  7-936-18136,463Allen RipleyPete BrobergPete BrobergAllen RipleyElias Sosa28221270
1978-06-06@ OAK55L  1-736-1917,914Bill LeeSteve RenkoSteve RenkoBill Lee 28321964
1978-06-09@ SEA56W  3-237-19111,677Luis TiantPaul MitchellLuis TiantPaul Mitchell 28622165
1978-06-10@ SEA57W  13-138-19115,910Mike TorrezDick PoleMike TorrezDick Pole 29922277
1978-06-11@ SEA58W  5-339-19118,626Dennis EckersleyByron McLaughlinDennis EckersleyByron McLaughlinBill Campbell30422579
1978-06-12vs CAL59W  10-940-19131,652 Bill LeeTom GriffinBill CampbellDave LaRoche 31423480
1978-06-13vs CAL60W  5-041-19126,539 Jim WrightChris KnappJim WrightChris Knapp 31923485
1978-06-14vs OAK61W  9-042-19129,690 Luis TiantPete BrobergLuis TiantPete Broberg 32823494
1978-06-15vs OAK62W  7-343-19132,281 Mike TorrezSteve RenkoMike TorrezBob Lacey 33523798
1978-06-16vs SEA63W  6-344-19131,519 Dennis EckersleyDick PoleBill CampbellDick Pole 341240101
1978-06-17vs SEA64W  5-445-19132,551 Allen RipleyJim ColbornBob StanleyJohn Montague 346244102
1978-06-18vs SEA65L  2-345-20128,961 Jim WrightGlenn AbbottGlenn AbbottJim Wright 348247101
1978-06-19vs NYA66W  10-446-20133,163 Luis TiantKen ClayTom BurgmeierRich Gossage 358251107
1978-06-20vs NYA67L  4-1046-21132,643 Mike TorrezDon GullettDon GullettMike Torrez 362261101
1978-06-21vs NYA68W  9-247-21132,459 Dennis EckersleyJim BeattieDennis EckersleyJim Beattie 371263108
1978-06-23vs BAL69W  5-248-21134,582 Bill LeeJim PalmerBill LeeJim Palmer 376265111
1978-06-24vs BAL70W  8-349-21132,213 Luis TiantScott McGregorLuis TiantScott McGregor 384268116
1978-06-25vs BAL71W  4-150-21133,526 Mike TorrezDennis MartinezMike TorrezDennis Martinez 388269119
1978-06-26@ NYA72W  4-151-21152,124Dennis EckersleyAndy MessersmithDennis EckersleyAndy MessersmithBill Campbell392270122
1978-06-27@ NYA73L  4-651-22155,132Jim WrightRon GuidrySparky LyleDick Drago 396276120
1978-06-29@ BAL74W  4-352-22128,899Bill LeeDennis MartinezAllen RipleyDennis Martinez 400279121
1978-06-30@ BAL75L  2-352-23133,034Luis TiantMike FlanaganDon StanhouseLuis Tiant 402282120
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-07-01@ BAL76L  2-352-24138,542Mike TorrezJim PalmerNelson BrilesMike Torrez 404285119
1978-07-03vs NYA77W  9-553-24134,722 Dennis EckersleyEd FigueroaDennis EckersleyEd Figueroa 413290123
1978-07-05@ CHA78W  9-254-24126,434Bill LeeSteve StoneBill LeeSteve StoneBob Stanley422292130
1978-07-06@ CHA79W  7-655-24129,330Luis TiantWilbur WoodBill CampbellJim Willoughby 429298131
1978-07-07@ CLE80L  9-1055-25119,543Mike TorrezDave FreislebenDan SpillnerBill Campbell 438308130
1978-07-08@ CLE81W  12-557-2510Dennis EckersleyMike PaxtonDennis EckersleyMike Paxton 450313137
1978-07-08@ CLE82W  3-257-25141,859Jim WrightDavid ClydeJim WrightDavid ClydeBob Stanley453315138
1978-07-09@ CLE83L  1-757-26141,394Allen RipleyRick WiseRick WiseAllen Ripley 454322132
1978-07-13vs TEX84L  7-1257-27133,995 Luis TiantDock EllisDock EllisLuis Tiant 461334127
1978-07-14vs TEX85L  3-457-28132,899 Mike TorrezFergie JenkinsFergie JenkinsMike TorrezReggie Cleveland464338126
1978-07-15vs MIN86W  5-458-28132,861 Bill LeeDarrell JacksonBill LeeDarrell JacksonBob Stanley469342127
1978-07-16vs MIN87W  5-360-2810 Dennis EckersleyGary SerumDennis EckersleyRoric HarrisonBill Campbell474345129
1978-07-16vs MIN88W  3-260-28135,589 Jim WrightRoger EricksonJim WrightRoger EricksonBob Stanley477347130
1978-07-17vs MIN89W  3-261-28133,233 Luis TiantDave GoltzBill CampbellMike Marshall 480349131
1978-07-19@ MIL90W  8-262-28145,332Mike TorrezLary SorensenMike TorrezLary Sorensen 488351137
1978-07-20@ MIL91L  6-862-29135,044Bill LeeAndy ReplogleEduardo RodriguezBill LeeBob McClure494359135
1978-07-21@ KCA92L  0-962-30139,841Dennis EckersleyPaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffDennis Eckersley 494368126
1978-07-22@ KCA93L  5-662-31137,538Luis TiantDoug BirdAl HraboskyDick Drago 499374125
1978-07-23@ KCA94L  3-762-32139,425Jim WrightRich GaleMarty PattinJim Wright 502381121
1978-07-24@ MIN95L  4-563-3310Tom BurgmeierDarrell JacksonDarrell JacksonDick DragoMike Marshall506386120
1978-07-24@ MIN96W  4-263-33121,580Mike TorrezGeoff ZahnAndy HasslerGeoff ZahnBob Stanley510388122
1978-07-25@ MIN97L  2-563-34118,608Bill LeeRoger EricksonRoger EricksonBill LeeMike Marshall512393119
1978-07-26@ TEX98L  0-263-35121,671Dennis EckersleyDoc MedichDoc MedichDennis Eckersley 512395117
1978-07-27@ TEX99L  1-363-36129,684Luis TiantJon MatlackJon MatlackLuis Tiant 513398115
1978-07-28vs KCA100L  0-463-37135,348 Mike TorrezRich GaleRich GaleMike Torrez 513402111
1978-07-29vs KCA101W  1-064-37135,098 Jim WrightDennis LeonardJim WrightDennis Leonard 514402112
1978-07-30vs KCA102L  1-264-38134,626 Bill LeePaul SplittorffPaul SplittorffBill LeeAl Hrabosky515404111
1978-07-31vs CHA103W  9-265-38128,858 Dennis EckersleyKen KravecDennis EckersleyKen Kravec 524406118
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-08-01vs CHA104L  2-565-39130,020 Luis TiantMike ProlyMike ProlyLuis Tiant 526411115
1978-08-02@ NYA105W  7-566-39152,701Andy HasslerDick TidrowBob StanleyKen Clay 533416117
1978-08-03@ NYA106W  8-167-39153,379Mike TorrezJim BeattieMike TorrezJim Beattie 541417124
1978-08-04@ MIL107L  2-667-40152,562Bill LeeLary SorensenLary SorensenBill Lee 543423120
1978-08-05@ MIL108W  8-168-40152,968Dennis EckersleyEduardo RodriguezDennis EckersleyEduardo Rodriguez 551424127
1978-08-06@ MIL109W  4-069-40148,444Luis TiantBill TraversLuis TiantBill Travers 555424131
1978-08-08vs CLE110W  9-770-40134,485 Mike TorrezDave FreislebenBob StanleyDave Freisleben 564431133
1978-08-09vs CLE111L  1-570-41133,285 Bill LeeRick WiseRick WiseBill LeeJim Kern565436129
1978-08-10vs CLE112W  6-571-41133,541 Dennis EckersleyMike PaxtonBob StanleyDan Spillner 571441130
1978-08-11vs MIL113L  5-1071-42135,142 Luis TiantEduardo RodriguezEduardo RodriguezLuis Tiant 576451125
1978-08-12vs MIL114W  3-173-42133,092 Jim WrightBill TraversJim WrightBill Travers 579452127
1978-08-12vs MIL115W  11-473-42127,030 Bob StanleyMike CaldwellBob StanleyMike Caldwell 590456134
1978-08-13vs MIL116W  4-374-42134,460 Mike TorrezAndy ReplogleMike TorrezBill Castro 594459135
1978-08-14vs MIL117L  3-474-43133,766 Bill LeeLary SorensenLary SorensenBill LeeBob McClure597463134
1978-08-15@ CAL118L  2-574-44141,144Dennis EckersleyFrank TananaFrank TananaDennis Eckersley 599468131
1978-08-16@ CAL119W  4-275-44137,535Luis TiantNolan RyanLuis TiantNolan Ryan 603470133
1978-08-17@ CAL120W  8-676-44130,486Jim WrightDon AaseBob StanleyTom Griffin 611476135
1978-08-18@ OAK121W  6-377-44112,730Mike TorrezSteve RenkoMike TorrezSteve RenkoDick Drago617479138
1978-08-19@ OAK122L  4-877-45111,806Bill LeeJohn Henry JohnsonJohn Henry JohnsonBill LeeBob Lacey621487134
1978-08-20@ OAK123W  4-278-45113,411Dennis EckersleyMatt KeoughDennis EckersleyMatt Keough 625489136
1978-08-22@ SEA124L  2-578-46121,486Luis TiantGlenn AbbottGlenn AbbottLuis Tiant 627494133
1978-08-23@ SEA125L  3-578-47122,718Mike TorrezByron McLaughlinByron McLaughlinMike TorrezEnrique Romo630499131
1978-08-25vs CAL126W  6-079-47133,583 Dennis EckersleyDon AaseDennis EckersleyDon Aase 636499137
1978-08-26vs CAL127W  7-180-47133,531 Jim WrightPaul HartzellJim WrightPaul Hartzell 643500143
1978-08-27vs CAL128W  4-381-47134,216 Luis TiantAl FitzmorrisBob StanleyDyar Miller 647503144
1978-08-28vs SEA129W  10-982-47124,301 Mike TorrezGlenn AbbottBob StanleyEnrique Romo 657512145
1978-08-29vs SEA130W  10-583-47132,393 Dick DragoByron McLaughlinDick DragoByron McLaughlinTom Burgmeier667517150
1978-08-30vs TOR131W  2-184-4810 Dennis EckersleyDon KirkwoodDennis EckersleyDon Kirkwood 669518151
1978-08-30vs TOR132L  6-784-48132,825 Andy HasslerJerry GarvinVictor CruzBob Stanley 675525150
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-09-01vs OAK133L  1-584-49130,156 Luis TiantMatt KeoughMatt KeoughLuis Tiant 676530146
1978-09-02vs OAK134L  3-484-50133,051 Mike TorrezRick LangfordRick LangfordMike TorrezDave Heaverlo679534145
1978-09-03vs OAK135W  11-685-50129,029 Jim WrightSteve RenkoBob StanleyPete Broberg 690540150
1978-09-04@ BAL136L  3-585-5110Dennis EckersleyScott McGregorScott McGregorDennis EckersleyDon Stanhouse693545148
1978-09-05@ BAL137L  1-485-52115,644Bobby SprowlJim PalmerJim PalmerBobby SprowlDon Stanhouse694549145
1978-09-06@ BAL138W  2-086-52111,251Luis TiantDennis MartinezLuis TiantDennis Martinez 696549147
1978-09-07vs NYA139L  3-1586-53134,119 Mike TorrezCatfish HunterKen ClayMike Torrez 699564135
1978-09-08vs NYA140L  2-1386-54133,134 Jim WrightJim BeattieJim BeattieJim Wright 701577124
1978-09-09vs NYA141L  0-786-55133,611 Dennis EckersleyRon GuidryRon GuidryDennis Eckersley 701584117
1978-09-10vs NYA142L  4-786-56132,786 Bobby SprowlEd FigueroaEd FigueroaBobby SprowlRich Gossage705591114
1978-09-11vs BAL143W  5-487-56128,575 Luis TiantJim PalmerBob StanleyJoe Kerrigan 710595115
1978-09-12vs BAL144L  2-387-57128,924 Mike TorrezDennis MartinezDennis MartinezMike Torrez 712598114
1978-09-13@ CLE145L  1-287-5825,568Dennis EckersleyDavid ClydeDavid ClydeDennis EckersleyJim Kern713600113
1978-09-14@ CLE146L  3-487-5924,479Jim WrightMike PaxtonMike PaxtonJim WrightJim Kern716604112
1978-09-15@ NYA147L  0-487-60254,901Luis TiantRon GuidryRon GuidryLuis Tiant 716608108
1978-09-16@ NYA148L  2-387-61255,091Mike TorrezCatfish HunterCatfish HunterMike Torrez 718611107
1978-09-17@ NYA149W  7-388-61255,088Dennis EckersleyJim BeattieDennis EckersleyJim BeattieBob Stanley725614111
1978-09-18@ DET150W  5-489-61213,849Bobby SprowlJack BillinghamAndy HasslerSteve Baker 730618112
1978-09-19@ DET151W  8-690-61215,901Luis TiantJim SlatonBill CampbellJack MorrisAndy Hassler738624114
1978-09-20@ DET152L  2-1290-62216,689Mike TorrezDave RozemaDave RozemaMike Torrez 740636104
1978-09-21@ DET153W  5-191-62215,213Dennis EckersleyMilt WilcoxDennis EckersleyMilt Wilcox 745637108
1978-09-22@ TOR154L  4-591-63222,172Bob StanleyJim ClancyTom MurphyAndy Hassler 749642107
1978-09-23@ TOR155W  3-192-63230,059Luis TiantJesse JeffersonLuis TiantJesse Jefferson 752643109
1978-09-24@ TOR156W  7-693-63233,618Mike TorrezDon KirkwoodDick DragoTom Buskey 759649110
1978-09-26vs DET157W  6-094-63227,078 Dennis EckersleyDave RozemaDennis EckersleyDave Rozema 765649116
1978-09-27vs DET158W  5-295-63226,035 Luis TiantMilt WilcoxLuis TiantMilt WilcoxBob Stanley770651119
1978-09-28vs DET159W  1-096-63226,774 Mike TorrezKip YoungMike TorrezKip Young 771651120
1978-09-29vs TOR160W  11-097-63229,626 Bob StanleyJim ClancyBob StanleyJim Clancy 782651131
1978-09-30vs TOR161W  5-198-63232,659 Dennis EckersleyJesse JeffersonDennis EckersleyJesse Jefferson 787652135
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttBOS PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1978-10-01vs TOR162W  5-099-63129,201 Luis TiantDon KirkwoodLuis TiantDon Kirkwood 792652140
1978-10-02vs NYA163L  4-599-64232,925 Mike TorrezRon GuidryRon GuidryMike TorrezRich Gossage796657139


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