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Baseball on Wednesday, September 20, 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
Boston Red Sox2Detroit Tigers12BoxDave Rozema (9-10)Mike Torrez (15-12)BOS  J Rice (42)  DET  R Staub (23), L Whitaker (3)Lou Whitaker (14.7)
Milwaukee Brewers5Kansas City Royals4BoxJerry Augustine (13-12)Bill Paschall (0-1)NoneSal Bando (32.3)
Texas Rangers3Minnesota Twins5BoxDave Goltz (14-10)Steve Comer (9-5)TEX  R Zisk (20)Dan Ford (15.4)
New York Yankees1Toronto Blue Jays8Box G1Mike Willis (3-6)Ron Guidry (22-3)NYA  C Johnson (6)  TOR  R Howell (6)Rick Bosetti (20.9)
New York Yankees3Toronto Blue Jays2Box G2Rich Gossage (10-10)Victor Cruz (7-3)NoneChris Chambliss (38.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Chicago Cubs5BoxMike Krukow (8-2)Jim Rooker (9-11)NoneIvan DeJesus (15.4)
Atlanta Braves3Houston Astros2BoxGene Garber (6-5)Joe Niekro (12-14)NoneGlenn Hubbard (50.5)
Cincinnati Reds4Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxTom Seaver (15-14)Don Sutton (15-11)CIN  G Foster (34)  LAN  R Cey 2 (23)George Foster (24.5)
Philadelphia Phillies4Montreal Expos2BoxRandy Lerch (10-8)Dan Schatzeder (7-6)MON  T Perez (14)  PHI  G Luzinski (32), M Schmidt (21)Greg Luzinski (16.3)
San Francisco Giants6San Diego Padres3BoxVida Blue (17-9)Eric Rasmussen (14-14)NoneTerry Whitfield (12.9)
New York Mets7St. Louis Cardinals6BoxKevin Kobel (4-5)George Frazier (0-3)NYN  L Mazzilli (16)  SLN  K Hernandez (11)Lee Mazzilli (39.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees9260.605--68754642-3550-25W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox9062.5922.074063637-4053-22L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8766.5695.575562236-3951-27W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8566.5636.562460338-3947-27L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers8170.53610.568561036-3845-32W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6684.44025.060766126-4940-35W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5893.38433.557372122-5236-41L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8566.563--70360334-4351-23L1Game Log
California Angels8172.5295.064262635-4346-29W1Game Log
Texas Rangers7574.5039.061659430-4545-29L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6982.45716.063063833-4236-40W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6886.44218.550864030-4738-39L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6785.44118.558967831-4636-39W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5593.37228.558576623-4832-45L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8368.550--66254932-4151-27W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8170.5362.063960132-4549-25L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7576.4978.062567233-4142-35W1Game Log
Montreal Expos7182.46413.060158432-4339-39L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6588.42519.056662831-4834-40L1Game Log
New York Mets6389.41420.558064831-4632-43W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers9261.601--69053240-3552-26L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds8468.5537.566165141-3743-31W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants8369.5468.558656838-3945-30W1Game Log
San Diego Padres7974.51613.056057232-4447-30L1Game Log
Houston Astros6883.45023.057660721-5347-30L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves6884.44723.557470830-4738-37W3Game Log

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