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1978 Atlanta Braves

1978 Atlanta Braves

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Season
1978
league Name
National League
division
West
level
MLB
nickname
Braves
record
GBL
26.0
div rank
6
League rank
11
MLB Rank
22
manager
ballpark
Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance
904,494
att rk
22
payroll
0
pay rk
0
Top Draft Pick
playoffs
dnq
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date month weekday Opp game# box WL result inn record streak div rk lg rk mlb rk playoffs attend. time starting pitcher winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher home runs
1978-04-07 Apr Fri lan 1 box | pbp L 4-13 9 0-1 L1 4 12 17 -- 42,866 2:33 Phil Niekro Don Sutton Phil Niekro -- Jerry Royster (1) - Rowland Office (1) - Dale Murphy (1)
1978-04-08 Apr Sat lan 2 box | pbp L 2-6 9 0-2 L2 5 12 26 -- 11,265 2:36 Dick Ruthven Tommy John Dick Ruthven Terry Forster Gary Matthews (1)
1978-04-09 Apr Sun lan 3 box | pbp L 4-7 9 0-3 L3 5 12 26 -- 11,473 2:29 Tommy Boggs Rick Rhoden Tommy Boggs Bobby Castillo --
1978-04-10 Apr Mon sdn 4 box | pbp W 8-7 9 1-3 W1 4 11 24 -- 2,056 2:45 Preston Hanna Adrian Devine Bob Shirley -- Gary Matthews (3) - Darrel Chaney (1)
1978-04-11 Apr Tue sdn 5 box | pbp L 2-3 9 1-4 L1 5 11 24 -- 2,616 2:29 Phil Niekro Rollie Fingers Phil Niekro -- --
1978-04-14 Apr Fri LAN 6 box | pbp L 1-5 9 1-5 L2 6 12 26 -- 38,397 2:09 Dick Ruthven Tommy John Dick Ruthven -- Gary Matthews (4)
1978-04-16 Apr Sun LAN 7 box | pbp L 0-8 9 1-6 L3 6 12 26 -- 37,161 2:29 Phil Niekro Rick Rhoden Phil Niekro -- --
1978-04-17 Apr Mon SFN 8 box | pbp L 1-5 9 1-7 L4 6 12 26 -- 5,882 2:17 Tommy Boggs Vida Blue Tommy Boggs -- --
1978-04-18 Apr Tue SFN 9 box | pbp W 1-0 9 2-7 W1 6 12 25 -- 7,401 2:04 Preston Hanna Preston Hanna John Montefusco Adrian Devine --
1978-04-19 Apr Wed SFN 10 box | pbp W 2-0 9 3-7 W2 5 11 22 -- 3,689 1:48 Dick Ruthven Dick Ruthven Jim Barr -- --
1978-04-20 Apr Thu SDN 11 box | pbp L 0-2 9 3-8 L1 6 12 25 -- 10,256 1:33 Phil Niekro Randy Jones Phil Niekro Rollie Fingers --
1978-04-21 Apr Fri SDN 12 box | pbp L 3-9 9 3-9 L2 6 12 25 -- 37,113 2:42 Jamie Easterly Gaylord Perry Jamie Easterly -- --
1978-04-22 Apr Sat SDN 13 box | pbp L 0-2 9 3-10 L3 6 12 25 -- 49,744 2:23 Tommy Boggs Bob Owchinko Tommy Boggs Rollie Fingers --
1978-04-23 Apr Sun SDN 14 box | pbp L 4-5 12 3-11 L4 6 12 26 -- 19,502 3:20 Dick Ruthven Dave Wehrmeister Eddie Solomon -- Jeff Burroughs (1)
1978-04-25 Apr Tue sfn 15 box | pbp W 3-1 9 4-11 W1 6 12 26 -- 2,193 1:51 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Jim Barr -- --
1978-04-26 Apr Wed sfn 16 box | pbp W 6-1 9 5-11 W2 6 12 25 -- 3,284 2:19 Preston Hanna Preston Hanna Bob Knepper Eddie Solomon --
1978-04-27 Apr Thu sfn 17 box | pbp L 3-5 9 5-12 L1 6 12 26 -- 3,527 2:14 Dick Ruthven Vida Blue Dick Ruthven -- Jeff Burroughs (2)
1978-04-28 Apr Fri chn 18 box | pbp L 3-4 10 5-13 L2 6 12 26 -- 10,045 3:16 Jamie Easterly Bruce Sutter Dave Campbell Donnie Moore --
1978-04-29 Apr Sat chn 19 box | pbp W 5-0 9 6-13 W1 6 12 25 -- 7,638 2:20 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Woodie Fryman -- --
1978-04-30 Apr Sun chn 20 box | pbp L 5-7 9 6-14 L1 6 12 26 -- 7,269 2:44 Tommy Boggs Bruce Sutter Adrian Devine -- Rowland Office (2) - Dale Murphy (2)
date month weekday Opp game# box WL result inn record streak div rk lg rk mlb rk playoffs attend. time starting pitcher winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher home runs
1978-05-01 May Mon nyn 21 box | pbp W 6-5 9 7-14 W1 6 12 25 -- 5,399 2:47 Preston Hanna Eddie Solomon Skip Lockwood -- --
1978-05-02 May Tue nyn 22 box | pbp W 5-4 9 8-14 W2 6 12 24 -- 4,682 3:08 Dick Ruthven Adrian Devine Bob Myrick -- --
1978-05-04 May Thu nyn 23 box | pbp L 2-8 9 8-15 L1 6 12 24 -- 6,195 2:15 Phil Niekro Jerry Koosman Phil Niekro -- --
1978-05-05 May Fri hou 24 box | pbp W 5-2 9 9-15 W1 6 12 22 -- 5,699 2:29 Tommy Boggs Tommy Boggs Joe Niekro Eddie Solomon Tommy Boggs (1)
1978-05-06 May Sat hou 25 box | pbp W 2-1 10 10-15 W2 5 12 22 -- 7,901 2:45 Preston Hanna Dave Campbell Ken Forsch -- --
1978-05-09 May Tue mon 27 box | pbp W 3-2 9 11-16 L1 5 10 19 -- 0 2:41 Dick Ruthven Dave Campbell Bill Atkinson -- --
1978-05-09 May Tue mon 27 box | pbp L 6-7 9 11-16 L1 5 10 19 -- 8,636 2:53 Phil Niekro Bill Atkinson Eddie Solomon -- Jeff Burroughs (3)
1978-05-12 May Fri MON 28 box | pbp L 3-5 9 11-17 L2 6 12 22 -- 8,522 2:41 Preston Hanna Ross Grimsley Rick Camp Stan Bahnsen --
1978-05-13 May Sat MON 29 box | pbp L 0-3 9 11-18 L3 6 12 22 -- 10,147 1:59 Phil Niekro Steve Rogers Phil Niekro -- --
1978-05-14 May Sun MON 30 box | pbp W 2-1 9 12-18 W1 6 12 22 -- 13,925 2:10 Dick Ruthven Dick Ruthven Rudy May -- Brian Asselstine (1)
1978-05-17 May Wed NYN 32 box | pbp W 2-1 10 13-19 L1 6 11 22 -- 0 2:11 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Jerry Koosman -- --
1978-05-17 May Wed NYN 32 box | pbp L 1-3 9 13-19 L1 6 11 22 -- 4,054 2:16 Tommy Boggs Nino Espinosa Tommy Boggs -- --
1978-05-18 May Thu NYN 33 box | pbp L 7-8 10 13-20 L2 6 11 22 -- 4,431 3:40 Preston Hanna Skip Lockwood Eddie Solomon -- --
1978-05-19 May Fri HOU 34 box | pbp L 0-6 9 13-21 L3 6 11 22 -- 15,609 2:28 Dick Ruthven Floyd Bannister Dick Ruthven -- --
1978-05-20 May Sat HOU 35 box | pbp L 0-13 9 13-22 L4 6 11 22 -- 24,402 2:33 Tommy Boggs J.R. Richard Tommy Boggs -- --
1978-05-21 May Sun HOU 36 box | pbp W 6-4 9 14-22 W1 6 11 21 -- 11,715 2:17 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Mark Lemongello Adrian Devine Gary Matthews (5)
1978-05-22 May Mon CIN 37 box | pbp L 0-10 9 14-23 L1 6 11 22 -- 18,434 2:18 Mickey Mahler Bill Bonham Mickey Mahler -- --
1978-05-23 May Tue CIN 38 box | pbp W 6-4 9 15-23 W1 6 11 22 -- 17,771 2:52 Preston Hanna Preston Hanna Fred Norman Adrian Devine --
1978-05-24 May Wed CIN 39 box | pbp L 4-5 9 15-24 L1 6 11 22 -- 23,891 2:32 Jamie Easterly Manny Sarmiento Adrian Devine -- --
1978-05-26 May Fri phi 40 box | pbp W 4-2 9 16-24 W1 6 11 21 -- 16,638 2:23 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Randy Lerch -- --
1978-05-27 May Sat phi 41 box | pbp L 5-6 9 16-25 L1 6 11 22 -- 15,081 2:41 Dick Ruthven Tug McGraw Rick Camp Gene Garber --
1978-05-28 May Sun phi 42 box | pbp W 5-3 9 17-25 W1 6 11 21 -- 22,233 2:24 Preston Hanna Preston Hanna Larry Christenson Jamie Easterly Jeff Burroughs (4)
1978-05-29 May Mon cin 43 box | pbp L 5-7 9 17-26 L1 6 11 21 -- 12,569 3:18 Mickey Mahler Manny Sarmiento Jamie Easterly Doug Bair Brian Asselstine (2)
1978-05-30 May Tue cin 44 box | pbp W 4-3 10 18-26 W1 6 11 21 -- 10,103 2:33 Phil Niekro Jamie Easterly Doug Bair -- Gary Matthews (6)
1978-05-31 May Wed cin 45 box | pbp L 4-10 9 18-27 L1 6 11 22 -- 10,933 2:54 Dick Ruthven Tom Seaver Dick Ruthven -- Biff Pocoroba (1)
date month weekday Opp game# box WL result inn record streak div rk lg rk mlb rk playoffs attend. time starting pitcher winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher home runs
1978-06-02 Jun Fri CHN 46 box | pbp L 1-2 11 18-28 L2 6 11 23 -- 10,177 2:50 Preston Hanna Donnie Moore Jamie Easterly -- Rod Gilbreath (1)
1978-06-03 Jun Sat CHN 47 box | pbp L 6-8 9 18-29 L3 6 11 23 -- 30,362 2:59 Phil Niekro Donnie Moore Jamie Easterly Bruce Sutter --
1978-06-04 Jun Sun CHN 48 box | pbp L 4-6 9 18-30 L4 6 11 23 -- 29,845 2:11 Mickey Mahler Rick Reuschel Mickey Mahler -- Gary Matthews (7)
1978-06-05 Jun Mon PIT 49 box | pbp W 8-4 9 19-30 W1 6 11 23 -- 5,248 2:37 Dick Ruthven Jamie Easterly Kent Tekulve -- Dale Murphy (3)
1978-06-06 Jun Tue PIT 50 box | pbp L 2-4 9 19-31 L1 6 11 23 -- 4,914 2:34 Adrian Devine Jim Bibby Adrian Devine Kent Tekulve Dale Murphy (4)
1978-06-07 Jun Wed SLN 51 box | pbp W 6-0 9 20-31 W1 6 11 23 -- 10,756 2:11 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Pete Falcone -- Biff Pocoroba (2)
1978-06-08 Jun Thu SLN 52 box | pbp L 0-2 9 20-32 L1 6 11 23 -- 11,576 2:19 Preston Hanna Pete Vuckovich Preston Hanna Mark Littell --
1978-06-09 Jun Fri PHI 53 box | pbp L 1-6 9 20-33 L2 6 11 23 -- 40,272 2:15 Eddie Solomon Larry Christenson Eddie Solomon -- Biff Pocoroba (3)
1978-06-10 Jun Sat PHI 54 box | pbp L 2-6 9 20-34 L3 6 11 23 -- 33,292 1:49 Dick Ruthven Jim Kaat Dick Ruthven Gene Garber Rod Gilbreath (2)
1978-06-11 Jun Sun PHI 55 box | pbp W 4-0 9 21-34 W1 6 11 22 -- 58,367 1:59 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Steve Carlton -- Gary Matthews (8)
1978-06-12 Jun Mon sln 56 box | pbp W 2-1 9 22-34 W2 6 11 22 -- 7,970 2:19 Mickey Mahler Mickey Mahler Pete Vuckovich -- Jeff Burroughs (5)
1978-06-13 Jun Tue sln 57 box | pbp W 12-1 9 23-34 W3 6 11 22 -- 7,384 2:27 Preston Hanna Preston Hanna Silvio Martinez -- Preston Hanna (1)
1978-06-14 Jun Wed sln 58 box | pbp W 7-1 9 24-34 W4 6 11 22 -- 6,463 2:16 Adrian Devine Adrian Devine Bob Forsch -- Jeff Burroughs (6) - Dale Murphy (5)
1978-06-16 Jun Fri pit 59 box | pbp L 4-9 9 24-35 L1 6 11 23 -- 18,572 3:00 Phil Niekro Bert Blyleven Phil Niekro Ed Whitson Bob Horner (1)
1978-06-17 Jun Sat pit 60 box | pbp L 3-5 9 24-36 L2 6 11 23 -- 16,284 2:29 Mickey Mahler John Candelaria Mickey Mahler Grant Jackson Jeff Burroughs (7)
1978-06-18 Jun Sun pit 61 box | pbp W 8-7 9 25-36 W1 6 11 23 -- 21,498 3:02 Preston Hanna Preston Hanna Jim Bibby Craig Skok Rowland Office (3)
1978-06-20 Jun Tue SDN 62 box | pbp W 5-3 10 26-36 W2 6 11 23 -- 13,059 2:13 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Randy Jones Gene Garber --
1978-06-21 Jun Wed SDN 63 box | pbp W 2-0 9 27-36 W3 6 11 22 -- 12,016 2:32 Adrian Devine Adrian Devine Bob Shirley Gene Garber --
1978-06-22 Jun Thu SDN 64 box | pbp L 0-2 9 27-37 L1 6 11 22 -- 8,854 2:16 Mickey Mahler Bob Owchinko Mickey Mahler Rollie Fingers --
1978-06-23 Jun Fri SFN 65 box | pbp L 0-9 9 27-38 L2 6 11 23 -- 9,267 2:05 Preston Hanna Vida Blue Preston Hanna -- --
1978-06-24 Jun Sat SFN 66 box | pbp L 1-2 9 27-39 L3 6 11 23 -- 10,578 1:52 Phil Niekro Jim Barr Phil Niekro -- --
1978-06-25 Jun Sun SFN 68 box | pbp L 3-9 9 28-40 W1 6 11 23 -- 0 2:26 Preston Hanna John Montefusco Preston Hanna -- Rowland Office (4)
1978-06-25 Jun Sun SFN 68 box | pbp W 8-4 11 28-40 W1 6 11 23 -- 41,090 3:23 Mickey Mahler Craig Skok Randy Moffitt -- Rowland Office (5) - Dale Murphy (6)
1978-06-26 Jun Mon lan 69 box | pbp W 5-2 9 29-40 W2 6 10 22 -- 8,991 2:16 Adrian Devine Adrian Devine Rick Rhoden Gene Garber Rowland Office (6) - Gary Matthews (9) - Bob Horner (2)
1978-06-27 Jun Tue lan 70 box | pbp L 0-3 9 29-41 L1 6 11 23 -- 26,245 2:10 Rick Camp Doug Rau Dave Campbell -- --
1978-06-28 Jun Wed lan 71 box | pbp L 2-3 9 29-42 L2 6 11 23 -- 7,624 2:17 Phil Niekro Burt Hooton Phil Niekro Terry Forster Jeff Burroughs (8)
1978-06-29 Jun Thu lan 72 box | pbp L 3-7 9 29-43 L3 6 11 23 -- 7,408 2:33 Preston Hanna Don Sutton Preston Hanna -- Dale Murphy (7)
1978-06-30 Jun Fri sfn 74 box | pbp W 10-9 9 31-43 W2 6 11 23 -- 0 2:27 Jamie Easterly Gene Garber Gary Lavelle -- Jeff Burroughs (9) - Darrel Chaney (2)
1978-06-30 Jun Fri sfn 74 box | pbp W 10-5 9 31-43 W2 6 11 23 -- 14,429 2:26 Mickey Mahler Mickey Mahler Ed Halicki -- Biff Pocoroba (4) - Dale Murphy (8)
date month weekday Opp game# box WL result inn record streak div rk lg rk mlb rk playoffs attend. time starting pitcher winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher home runs
1978-07-01 Jul Sat sfn 75 box | pbp L 4-15 9 31-44 L1 6 11 23 -- 34,654 3:01 Adrian Devine Bob Knepper Adrian Devine -- --
1978-07-02 Jul Sun sfn 76 box | pbp W 9-7 9 32-44 W1 6 10 22 -- 13,588 2:39 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Randy Moffitt Gene Garber Dale Murphy (9)
1978-07-03 Jul Mon LAN 77 box | pbp W 4-2 9 33-44 W2 6 10 22 -- 52,190 2:31 Rick Camp Rick Camp Burt Hooton Gene Garber Rowland Office (7)
1978-07-04 Jul Tue LAN 78 box | pbp L 1-4 9 33-45 L1 6 10 22 -- 49,691 2:16 Preston Hanna Don Sutton Preston Hanna Bob Welch Gary Matthews (10)
1978-07-05 Jul Wed LAN 79 box | pbp W 9-8 9 34-45 W1 6 10 22 -- 39,036 3:01 Adrian Devine Dave Campbell Charlie Hough Gene Garber --
1978-07-06 Jul Thu LAN 80 box | pbp L 1-5 11 34-46 L1 6 10 22 -- 18,355 2:57 Phil Niekro Charlie Hough Craig Skok -- --
1978-07-07 Jul Fri sdn 81 box | pbp W 11-3 9 35-46 W1 6 10 22 -- 9,605 2:51 Mickey Mahler Mickey Mahler Gaylord Perry -- Rowland Office (8) - Bob Horner (3)
1978-07-08 Jul Sat sdn 83 box | pbp W 6-4 9 36-47 L1 5 9 21 -- 0 2:33 Rick Camp Craig Skok John D'Acquisto Gene Garber Bob Horner (4)
1978-07-08 Jul Sat sdn 83 box | pbp L 0-7 9 36-47 L1 5 9 21 -- 18,794 2:11 Jamie Easterly Eric Rasmussen Jamie Easterly -- --
1978-07-09 Jul Sun sdn 84 box | pbp W 5-2 9 37-47 W1 5 9 21 -- 8,621 2:29 Preston Hanna Preston Hanna Bob Shirley Gene Garber Jeff Burroughs (10)
1978-07-14 Jul Fri phi 85 box | pbp W 7-2 9 38-47 W2 5 10 21 -- 17,464 2:05 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Steve Carlton -- Jeff Burroughs (11) - Dale Murphy (11)
1978-07-15 Jul Sat phi 86 box | pbp W 3-2 9 39-47 W3 5 9 20 -- 0 2:09 Rick Camp Rick Camp Jim Kaat Gene Garber Jeff Burroughs (12) - Bob Horner (5)
1978-07-16 Jul Sun phi 87 box | pbp L 2-4 9 39-48 L1 5 9 20 -- 20,734 2:10 Preston Hanna Dick Ruthven Preston Hanna Ron Reed Dale Murphy (12)
1978-07-17 Jul Mon nyn 89 box | pbp W 3-0 9 40-49 L1 5 9 19 -- 0 2:29 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Nino Espinosa Gene Garber Dale Murphy (13)
1978-07-17 Jul Mon nyn 89 box | pbp L 4-7 9 40-49 L1 5 9 19 -- 11,822 2:24 Mickey Mahler Tom Hausman Mickey Mahler Skip Lockwood Dale Murphy (14) - Darrel Chaney (3)
1978-07-18 Jul Tue nyn 90 box | pbp W 4-3 9 41-49 W1 5 9 19 -- 10,902 2:05 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Jerry Koosman -- Dale Murphy (15)
1978-07-19 Jul Wed MON 92 box | pbp L 6-8 9 42-50 W1 5 9 19 -- 0 2:53 Tommy Boggs Mike Garman Gene Garber -- --
1978-07-19 Jul Wed MON 92 box | pbp W 3-1 9 42-50 W1 5 9 19 -- 20,282 2:25 Eddie Solomon Eddie Solomon Wayne Twitchell Dave Campbell Jeff Burroughs (13)
1978-07-20 Jul Thu MON 93 box | pbp L 3-7 9 42-51 L1 5 9 19 -- 14,108 2:20 Jamie Easterly Woodie Fryman Jamie Easterly Mike Garman --
1978-07-21 Jul Fri NYN 94 box | pbp L 3-12 9 42-52 L2 5 9 19 -- 10,636 2:48 Preston Hanna Nino Espinosa Preston Hanna -- --
1978-07-22 Jul Sat NYN 95 box | pbp L 0-2 9 42-53 L3 5 9 19 -- 12,277 1:59 Phil Niekro Tom Hausman Phil Niekro Skip Lockwood --
1978-07-23 Jul Sun NYN 96 box | pbp W 3-0 9 43-53 W1 5 9 19 -- 10,684 2:12 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Jerry Koosman Gene Garber --
1978-07-24 Jul Mon PHI 97 box | pbp W 5-1 9 44-53 W2 5 9 19 -- 30,184 2:25 Eddie Solomon Eddie Solomon Jim Lonborg Craig Skok Biff Pocoroba (5)
1978-07-25 Jul Tue PHI 98 box | pbp W 4-0 9 45-53 W3 5 9 19 -- 25,954 2:01 Tommy Boggs Tommy Boggs Larry Christenson -- Biff Pocoroba (6)
1978-07-26 Jul Wed PHI 99 box | pbp W 4-2 9 46-53 W4 5 8 18 -- 50,218 1:51 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Jim Kaat -- Dale Murphy (16)
1978-07-28 Jul Fri mon 101 box | pbp W 6-4 9 47-54 L1 5 8 18 -- 0 2:42 Larry McWilliams Dave Campbell Gerry Pirtle Gene Garber Bob Horner (7) - Joe Nolan (2)
1978-07-28 Jul Fri mon 101 box | pbp L 1-4 9 47-54 L1 5 8 18 -- 23,297 2:13 Preston Hanna Dan Schatzeder Preston Hanna Mike Garman Gary Matthews (11)
1978-07-29 Jul Sat mon 102 box | pbp W 9-6 9 48-54 W1 5 8 18 -- 16,734 2:55 Mickey Mahler Jamie Easterly Mike Garman Phil Niekro Jeff Burroughs (14) - Bob Horner (9)
1978-07-30 Jul Sun mon 103 box | pbp L 0-19 9 48-55 L1 5 8 18 -- 10,834 2:51 Tommy Boggs Woodie Fryman Tommy Boggs -- --
1978-07-31 Jul Mon cin 104 box | pbp L 2-3 9 48-56 L2 5 10 20 -- 45,007 2:29 Phil Niekro Mike LaCoss Phil Niekro Doug Bair --
date month weekday Opp game# box WL result inn record streak div rk lg rk mlb rk playoffs attend. time starting pitcher winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher home runs
1978-08-01 Aug Tue cin 105 box | pbp W 16-4 9 49-56 W1 5 10 18 -- 31,159 2:55 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Pedro Borbon Gene Garber Barry Bonnell (1) - Bob Horner (10) - Dale Murphy (17)
1978-08-02 Aug Wed cin 106 box | pbp L 2-6 9 49-57 L1 5 10 19 -- 26,812 2:24 Preston Hanna Tom Seaver Preston Hanna -- Jeff Burroughs (15) - Dale Murphy (18)
1978-08-04 Aug Fri hou 107 box | pbp W 7-2 9 50-57 W1 5 8 18 -- 11,282 2:30 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Mark Lemongello -- Jeff Burroughs (16)
1978-08-05 Aug Sat hou 109 box | pbp L 3-5 9 50-59 L2 6 10 20 -- 0 2:48 Preston Hanna Joe Niekro Preston Hanna Ken Forsch --
1978-08-05 Aug Sat hou 109 box | pbp L 0-7 9 50-59 L2 6 10 20 -- 20,950 1:59 Tommy Boggs Vern Ruhle Tommy Boggs -- --
1978-08-06 Aug Sun hou 110 box | pbp W 3-2 9 51-59 W1 5 10 20 -- 8,551 2:24 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams J.R. Richard Gene Garber --
1978-08-07 Aug Mon CIN 111 box | pbp W 5-3 9 52-59 W2 5 8 18 -- 33,215 2:27 Mickey Mahler Mickey Mahler Tom Seaver Gene Garber --
1978-08-08 Aug Tue CIN 112 box | pbp W 6-5 9 53-59 W3 5 8 17 -- 32,730 2:20 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Tom Hume -- --
1978-08-09 Aug Wed CIN 113 box | pbp L 0-10 9 53-60 L1 5 8 18 -- 34,090 2:24 Tommy Boggs Paul Moskau Tommy Boggs -- --
1978-08-11 Aug Fri HOU 114 box | pbp W 1-0 9 54-60 W1 5 8 17 -- 16,035 2:27 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Joe Niekro Gene Garber --
1978-08-12 Aug Sat HOU 115 box | pbp L 2-5 9 54-61 L1 5 8 17 -- 25,023 2:00 Phil Niekro J.R. Richard Phil Niekro -- --
1978-08-13 Aug Sun HOU 116 box | pbp L 0-3 9 54-62 L2 6 9 18 -- 15,878 2:09 Preston Hanna Vern Ruhle Preston Hanna -- --
1978-08-14 Aug Mon CHN 117 box | pbp L 7-13 9 54-63 L3 6 10 19 -- 27,130 3:07 Mickey Mahler Lynn McGlothen Mickey Mahler -- Gary Matthews (12) - Jeff Burroughs (17) - Bob Horner (12)
1978-08-15 Aug Tue CHN 118 box | pbp L 8-12 9 54-64 L4 6 10 19 -- 18,497 2:51 Larry McWilliams Donnie Moore Rick Camp -- Bob Horner (13)
1978-08-16 Aug Wed CHN 119 box | pbp W 9-0 9 55-64 W1 6 10 19 -- 19,828 2:06 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Mike Krukow -- Jeff Burroughs (18) - Bob Horner (14) - Joe Nolan (3) - Dale Murphy (19)
1978-08-17 Aug Thu SLN 120 box | pbp L 3-4 9 55-65 L1 6 10 19 -- 10,543 2:17 Mickey Mahler John Denny Mickey Mahler Mark Littell Gary Matthews (13)
1978-08-18 Aug Fri SLN 121 box | pbp L 1-5 9 55-66 L2 6 10 19 -- 12,764 2:16 Preston Hanna Pete Vuckovich Preston Hanna -- --
1978-08-19 Aug Sat SLN 122 box | pbp W 3-0 9 56-66 W1 5 10 18 -- 24,313 2:37 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Bob Forsch -- --
1978-08-20 Aug Sun SLN 123 box | pbp L 4-6 9 56-67 L1 5 9 18 -- 35,531 2:21 Phil Niekro Tom Bruno Phil Niekro -- --
1978-08-22 Aug Tue pit 124 box | pbp L 1-3 9 56-68 L2 6 10 19 -- 9,348 2:42 Mickey Mahler Don Robinson Mickey Mahler Kent Tekulve Gary Matthews (14)
1978-08-23 Aug Wed pit 125 box | pbp L 3-4 12 56-69 L3 6 10 19 -- 6,553 3:48 Eddie Solomon Grant Jackson Dave Campbell -- Jerry Royster (2)
1978-08-24 Aug Thu pit 126 box | pbp L 1-5 9 56-70 L4 6 10 19 -- 7,965 2:37 Phil Niekro Bert Blyleven Phil Niekro Kent Tekulve Bob Horner (15)
1978-08-25 Aug Fri sln 127 box | pbp L 10-11 9 56-71 L5 6 10 19 -- 5,908 3:15 Larry McWilliams Tom Bruno Gene Garber Mark Littell Bob Horner (17)
1978-08-26 Aug Sat sln 128 box | pbp L 4-9 9 56-72 L6 6 10 20 -- 18,024 2:21 Preston Hanna Silvio Martinez Preston Hanna -- Bob Beall (1)
1978-08-27 Aug Sun sln 129 box | pbp L 3-14 9 56-73 L7 6 11 21 -- 9,309 3:14 Mickey Mahler John Denny Mickey Mahler -- --
1978-08-28 Aug Mon chn 130 box | pbp W 4-3 9 57-73 W1 6 10 20 -- 4,007 2:24 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Donnie Moore Gene Garber Jeff Burroughs (20)
1978-08-29 Aug Tue chn 131 box | pbp W 4-3 9 58-73 W2 6 10 19 -- 3,244 2:26 Eddie Solomon Eddie Solomon Lynn McGlothen Gene Garber Gary Matthews (15)
1978-08-30 Aug Wed chn 132 box | pbp W 6-2 9 59-73 W3 6 10 19 -- 3,305 2:39 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Ray Burris -- --
date month weekday Opp game# box WL result inn record streak div rk lg rk mlb rk playoffs attend. time starting pitcher winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher home runs
1978-09-01 Sep Fri PIT 134 box | pbp L 3-8 9 59-75 L2 6 10 19 -- 0 2:30 Phil Niekro Don Robinson Phil Niekro Kent Tekulve Dale Murphy (20)
1978-09-01 Sep Fri PIT 134 box | pbp L 0-3 9 59-75 L2 6 10 19 -- 14,306 2:12 Mickey Mahler Bruce Kison Mickey Mahler Kent Tekulve --
1978-09-02 Sep Sat PIT 135 box | pbp L 3-4 12 59-76 L3 6 10 20 -- 9,580 3:07 Preston Hanna Grant Jackson Rick Camp -- Cito Gaston (1) - Rowland Office (9)
1978-09-03 Sep Sun PIT 136 box | pbp L 3-6 9 59-77 L4 6 10 20 -- 8,594 3:00 Eddie Solomon Kent Tekulve Gene Garber -- --
1978-09-04 Sep Mon sdn 137 box | pbp L 4-8 9 59-78 L5 6 11 21 -- 3,079 3:21 Larry McWilliams Gaylord Perry Larry McWilliams John D'Acquisto Dale Murphy (21)
1978-09-05 Sep Tue sdn 138 box | pbp W 8-1 9 60-78 W1 6 10 20 -- 1,192 2:11 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Eric Rasmussen -- Jeff Burroughs (21) - Dale Murphy (22) - Rod Gilbreath (3)
1978-09-06 Sep Wed sdn 139 box | pbp L 3-5 9 60-79 L1 6 10 22 -- 1,519 2:30 Mickey Mahler Mark Lee Gene Garber Rollie Fingers --
1978-09-07 Sep Thu sfn 140 box | pbp W 6-5 9 61-79 W1 6 10 20 -- 3,460 2:55 Preston Hanna Craig Skok John Curtis Gene Garber Bob Horner (18)
1978-09-08 Sep Fri sfn 141 box | pbp L 5-8 9 61-80 L1 6 10 20 -- 6,063 2:28 Eddie Solomon John Montefusco Eddie Solomon Jim Barr Joe Nolan (4)
1978-09-09 Sep Sat lan 142 box | pbp W 7-4 9 62-80 W1 6 10 19 -- 26,777 2:28 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Rick Rhoden Gene Garber Bob Horner (19)
1978-09-10 Sep Sun lan 143 box | pbp L 5-11 9 62-81 L1 6 10 20 -- 11,108 2:47 Jim Bouton Don Sutton Jim Bouton -- Jeff Burroughs (22) - Bob Horner (20) - Dale Murphy (23)
1978-09-11 Sep Mon SDN 144 box | pbp W 7-2 9 63-81 W1 6 10 20 -- 9,727 2:38 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Randy Jones -- Gary Matthews (16)
1978-09-12 Sep Tue SDN 145 box | pbp L 1-3 9 63-82 L1 6 10 20 -- 11,222 2:23 Mickey Mahler Gaylord Perry Mickey Mahler -- --
1978-09-13 Sep Wed SFN 146 box | pbp W 5-3 12 64-82 W1 6 10 20 -- 3,357 3:11 Phil Niekro Gene Garber John Curtis -- --
1978-09-14 Sep Thu SFN 147 box | pbp W 4-1 9 65-82 W2 6 10 19 -- 3,358 2:25 Jim Bouton Jim Bouton Ed Halicki Gene Garber --
1978-09-15 Sep Fri LAN 148 box | pbp L 0-5 9 65-83 L1 6 10 20 -- 47,188 2:22 Eddie Solomon Don Sutton Eddie Solomon -- --
1978-09-16 Sep Sat LAN 149 box | pbp L 0-2 9 65-84 L2 6 10 21 -- 35,834 2:25 Larry McWilliams Doug Rau Larry McWilliams Terry Forster --
1978-09-17 Sep Sun LAN 150 box | pbp W 3-2 9 66-84 W1 6 10 20 -- 27,993 2:22 Phil Niekro Phil Niekro Burt Hooton Gene Garber --
1978-09-19 Sep Tue HOU 151 box | pbp W 3-2 9 67-84 W2 6 10 19 -- 5,710 2:24 Jim Bouton Gene Garber Joaquin Andujar -- --
1978-09-20 Sep Wed HOU 152 box | pbp W 3-2 9 68-84 W3 6 10 19 -- 3,950 2:11 Frank LaCorte Gene Garber Joe Niekro -- --
1978-09-21 Sep Thu HOU 153 box | pbp L 0-2 9 68-85 L1 6 10 19 -- 3,775 1:47 Phil Niekro Ken Forsch Phil Niekro -- --
1978-09-22 Sep Fri cin 154 box | pbp L 4-6 9 68-86 L2 6 10 20 -- 7,621 2:46 Mickey Mahler Mario Soto Craig Skok -- Gary Matthews (17) - Jeff Burroughs (23) - Bob Horner (21)
1978-09-23 Sep Sat cin 155 box | pbp W 8-1 9 69-86 W1 6 10 20 -- 12,784 2:27 Larry McWilliams Larry McWilliams Mike LaCoss -- Gary Matthews (18) - Bob Horner (22) - Glenn Hubbard (1)
1978-09-24 Sep Sun cin 156 box | pbp L 1-2 9 69-87 L1 5 10 19 -- 12,298 1:42 Jim Bouton Tom Hume Jim Bouton -- Bob Horner (23)
1978-09-26 Sep Tue hou 157 box | pbp L 0-2 9 69-88 L2 6 10 21 -- 3,089 2:15 Phil Niekro Joe Niekro Phil Niekro Ken Forsch --
1978-09-27 Sep Wed hou 158 box | pbp L 0-4 9 69-89 L3 6 10 21 -- 2,710 2:08 Frank LaCorte Vern Ruhle Frank LaCorte -- --
1978-09-28 Sep Thu hou 159 box | pbp L 3-4 9 69-90 L4 6 10 21 -- 2,560 2:14 Larry McWilliams J.R. Richard Larry McWilliams Ken Forsch --
1978-09-29 Sep Fri CIN 160 box | pbp L 2-7 9 69-91 L5 6 10 21 -- 20,660 2:03 Jim Bouton Tom Hume Jim Bouton -- --
1978-09-30 Sep Sat CIN 161 box | pbp L 0-4 9 69-92 L6 6 10 22 -- 21,054 2:06 Phil Niekro Fred Norman Phil Niekro -- --
date month weekday Opp game# box WL result inn record streak div rk lg rk mlb rk playoffs attend. time starting pitcher winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher home runs
1978-10-01 Oct Sun CIN 162 box | pbp L 8-10 14 69-93 L7 6 10 22 -- 35,840 4:15 Mickey Mahler Dan Dumoulin Dave Campbell -- Glenn Hubbard (2)
162 record(s)