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Friday, September 15,1978

Friday, September 15,1978

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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 1978-09-15 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Palmer Victor Cruz -- 4,000 2:50
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Detroit Tigers 1 Cleveland Indians 0 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dave Rozema Paul Reuschel -- 4,070 1:56
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 California Angels 2 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Al Hrabosky Nolan Ryan -- 30,847 2:48
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Minnesota Twins 10 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Roger Erickson Bill Travers -- 12,496 2:53
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Boston Red Sox 0 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ron Guidry Luis Tiant -- 54,901 2:24
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Chicago White Sox 8 Seattle Mariners 3 box | pbp Kingdome Rich Wortham Enrique Romo -- 4,849 2:36
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Oakland Athletics 1 Texas Rangers 0 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Alan Wirth Doyle Alexander -- 0 1:43
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Oakland Athletics 0 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Steve Comer Pete Broberg -- 8,779 2:24
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 St. Louis Cardinals 6 Chicago Cubs 2 box | pbp Wrigley Field Mark Littell Bruce Sutter -- 5,097 3:29
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Atlanta Braves 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Sutton Eddie Solomon -- 47,188 2:22
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 New York Mets 5 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Dale Murray Tug McGraw -- 29,257 2:35
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Montreal Expos 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bruce Kison Woodie Fryman -- 15,146 2:25
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Houston Astros 8 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium J.R. Richard Eric Rasmussen -- 6,866 2:27
1978 reg season 1978-09-15 Cincinnati Reds 6 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Candlestick Park Tom Seaver Vida Blue -- 22,726 2:03
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 New York Yankees franchise | log 146 89 57 .610 0.0 673 522 151 W3 41-34 48-23 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1978 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 147 87 60 .592 2.5 716 608 108 L4 34-38 53-22 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 148 85 63 .574 5.0 740 605 135 L1 34-38 51-25 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 147 82 65 .558 7.5 597 597 0 W1 37-38 45-27 4 5 6 Yes dnq
1978 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 146 79 67 .541 10.0 652 589 63 W1 35-37 44-30 5 6 10 -- dnq
1978 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 146 64 82 .438 25.0 596 639 -43 L1 26-49 38-33 6 11 21 -- dnq
1978 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 147 57 90 .388 32.5 562 701 -139 L1 22-50 35-40 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 Kansas City Royals franchise | log 146 82 64 .562 0.0 675 580 95 W5 32-43 50-21 1 4 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1978 AL West California Angels franchise | log 149 79 70 .530 4.5 630 607 23 L1 33-41 46-29 2 7 12 -- dnq
1978 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 146 73 73 .500 9.0 602 587 15 W1 30-44 43-29 3 8 14 -- dnq
1978 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 149 67 82 .450 16.5 493 611 -118 L1 30-45 37-37 4 9 18 -- dnq
1978 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 146 65 81 .445 17.0 605 622 -17 W1 31-42 34-39 5 10 19 -- dnq
1978 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 147 64 83 .435 18.5 561 661 -100 W3 28-44 36-39 6 12 22 -- dnq
1978 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 144 54 90 .375 27.0 567 740 -173 L2 23-48 31-42 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 147 81 66 .551 0.0 654 539 115 L1 31-40 50-26 1 3 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1978 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 147 78 69 .531 3.0 609 577 32 W4 31-44 47-25 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1978 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 147 73 74 .497 8.0 604 653 -49 L3 33-41 40-33 3 7 15 -- dnq
1978 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 149 70 79 .470 12.0 586 561 25 L2 32-41 38-38 4 8 16 -- dnq
1978 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 149 63 86 .423 19.0 549 613 -64 W1 30-47 33-39 5 11 23 -- dnq
1978 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 148 61 87 .412 20.5 567 635 -68 W2 29-44 32-43 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 Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 148 90 58 .608 0.0 675 521 154 W6 40-35 50-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1978 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 147 81 66 .551 8.5 644 636 8 W1 38-35 43-31 2 2 8 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 148 81 67 .547 9.0 575 552 23 L7 37-38 44-29 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1978 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 149 76 73 .510 14.5 548 563 -15 L1 32-44 44-29 4 6 13 -- dnq
1978 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 147 68 79 .463 21.5 570 596 -26 W1 21-51 47-28 5 9 17 -- dnq
1978 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 148 65 83 .439 25.0 565 700 -135 L1 27-46 38-37 6 10 20 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Moose Haas Milwaukee Brewers Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)