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Baseball on Wednesday, July 19, 1978

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians0California Angels3BoxNolan Ryan (4-8)Rick Wise (8-12)CAL  D Baylor (22)Bernie Carbo (15.6)
Baltimore Orioles10Chicago White Sox3BoxJim Palmer (11-8)Ken Kravec (7-7)BAL  D DeCinces (13)  CHA  E Soderholm (13)Rick Dempsey (24.7)
Texas Rangers4Kansas City Royals11BoxRich Gale (11-3)Fergie Jenkins (9-5)TEX  K Bevacqua (2), B Bonds (15)Clint Hurdle (13.6)
Boston Red Sox8Milwaukee Brewers2BoxMike Torrez (12-5)Lary Sorensen (12-6)BOS  C Fisk (13)  MIL  L Hisle (21)Frank Duffy (34.6)
New York Yankees2Minnesota Twins0BoxEd Figueroa (8-7)Geoff Zahn (8-8)NoneThurman Munson (24.7)
Detroit Tigers5Oakland Athletics4BoxJim Slaton (10-6)Matt Keough (6-6)OAK  M Edwards (1), D Revering (12)Dave Revering (38.4)
Toronto Blue Jays2Seattle Mariners6BoxRick Honeycutt (3-5)Jesse Jefferson (6-8)TOR  R Howell (5)Julio Cruz (32.4)
San Francisco Giants7Chicago Cubs4Box G1Vida Blue (13-4)Ray Burris (5-8)SFN  T Whitfield (7)Larry Herndon (15.7)
San Francisco Giants5Chicago Cubs7Box G2Donnie Moore (5-2)Jim Barr (4-8)SFN  H Cruz (5)Larry Biittner (25.1)
Atlanta Braves6Montreal Expos8Box G1Mike Garman (1-3)Gene Garber (3-2)MON  W Cromartie (5), E Valentine (17)Larry Parrish (24.6)
Atlanta Braves3Montreal Expos1Box G2Eddie Solomon (2-4)Wayne Twitchell (3-8)ATL  J Burroughs (13)Jeff Burroughs (32.1)
Houston Astros8New York Mets3Box G1Tom Dixon (5-6)Pat Zachry (10-6)HOU  B Watson (10)Bob Watson (23.5)
Houston Astros1New York Mets2Box G2Craig Swan (2-5)Mark Lemongello (7-9)NoneArt Howe (11.0)
Cincinnati Reds7Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDave Tomlin (6-1)Steve Carlton (8-9)CIN  G Foster (23), K Henderson (2)  PHI  G Luzinski (22)Ken Henderson (58.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxJim Rooker (5-6)Doug Rau (10-5)LAN  R Smith (16)  PIT  D Parker (15)Reggie Smith (19.1)
San Diego Padres5St. Louis Cardinals3BoxRandy Jones (7-8)Roy Thomas (1-1)NoneDave Winfield (17.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6228.689--48835124-2038-8W5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5337.5899.046436919-2034-17L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5142.54812.536942124-2527-17W2Game Log
New York Yankees4842.53314.039036122-2726-15W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4645.50516.539137726-2820-17W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians4349.46720.037839418-3025-19L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3359.35930.036345514-3619-23L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals4941.544--41937720-2629-15W5Game Log
California Angels5043.5381.539138819-2331-20W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4846.5113.032334318-2330-23L1Game Log
Texas Rangers4645.5053.536835417-2729-18L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins3949.4439.039538923-2916-20L7Game Log
Chicago White Sox3952.42910.537141016-2623-26L6Game Log
Seattle Mariners3362.34718.538350413-2720-35W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies4839.552--36933017-2731-12L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs4744.5163.037639621-2526-19W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4544.5064.035637018-2327-21W1Game Log
Montreal Expos4649.4846.039034520-2626-23L1Game Log
New York Mets3956.41113.035340519-2720-29W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals3758.38915.032739117-2920-29L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants5738.600--41334627-2530-13L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5439.5812.041337123-2031-19W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5440.5742.544435728-2526-15L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4649.48411.034937921-3225-17W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4250.45713.534541715-2927-21W1Game Log
Houston Astros4150.45114.034437214-2827-22L1Game Log

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