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Thursday, June 29,1978

Thursday, June 29,1978

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Boston Red Sox 4 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Allen Ripley Dennis Martinez -- 28,899 2:57
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Kansas City Royals 1 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dave Frost Al Hrabosky Dave LaRoche 17,038 2:19
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Detroit Tigers 3 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Kern Jack Morris -- 5,672 2:30
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Texas Rangers 7 Oakland Athletics 8 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dave Heaverlo Paul Lindblad -- 3,380 3:01
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Chicago White Sox 7 Seattle Mariners 9 box | pbp Kingdome Enrique Romo Lerrin LaGrow -- 7,568 2:40
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Don Sutton Preston Hanna -- 7,408 2:33
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Philadelphia Phillies 9 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jim Kaat Dave Roberts Tug McGraw 25,669 2:26
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 Cincinnati Reds 0 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Astrodome Floyd Bannister Tom Hume -- 17,564 2:20
1978 reg season 1978-06-29 New York Mets 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Grant Jackson Skip Lockwood Ed Whitson 6,367 2:27
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 74 52 22 .703 0.0 400 279 121 W1 19-16 33-6 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 74 43 31 .581 9.0 376 312 64 W4 17-16 26-15 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 74 42 32 .568 10.0 325 280 45 L2 20-22 22-10 3 3 5 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 75 40 35 .533 12.5 299 339 -40 L8 22-21 18-14 4 5 9 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 73 36 37 .493 15.5 305 302 3 L2 19-21 17-16 5 9 15 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 73 34 39 .466 17.5 284 303 -19 W2 12-23 22-16 6 10 18 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 73 26 47 .356 25.5 292 378 -86 W4 9-26 17-21 7 13 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 73 39 34 .534 0.0 291 268 23 L2 12-19 27-15 1 4 8 Yes dnq
1978 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 73 38 35 .521 1.0 323 303 20 L3 15-22 23-13 2 6 11 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 75 39 36 .520 1.0 310 318 -8 W3 17-21 22-15 3 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 75 37 38 .493 3.0 241 268 -27 W2 15-22 22-16 4 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 74 34 40 .459 5.5 314 310 4 L1 14-19 20-21 5 11 20 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 71 30 41 .423 8.0 316 330 -14 L2 19-23 11-18 6 12 21 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 77 27 50 .351 14.0 306 392 -86 W1 12-24 15-26 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 69 39 30 .565 0.0 307 245 62 W3 11-21 28-9 1 4 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 71 37 34 .521 3.0 289 306 -17 L1 16-23 21-11 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 74 37 37 .500 4.5 298 271 27 L2 16-20 21-17 3 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 72 35 37 .486 5.5 294 312 -18 W1 16-21 19-16 4 7 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 77 32 45 .416 11.0 283 326 -43 L2 16-21 16-24 5 10 22 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 76 29 47 .382 13.5 265 322 -57 W3 14-28 15-19 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 74 47 27 .635 0.0 296 232 64 L1 19-16 28-11 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 75 44 31 .587 3.5 332 303 29 L3 22-20 22-11 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 74 42 32 .568 5.0 360 287 73 W3 18-19 24-13 3 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 75 36 39 .480 11.5 254 287 -33 W1 11-22 25-17 4 8 17 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 71 33 38 .465 12.5 272 283 -11 W3 10-22 23-16 5 9 19 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 72 29 43 .403 17.0 243 319 -76 L3 12-26 17-17 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)