1978 Atlanta Braves

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Season Overview

69-93 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1978 Atlanta Braves

What was the record of the 1978 Atlanta Braves?

The Atlanta Braves finished the regular season with a 69-93 record. They went 39-42 at home and 30-51 on the road.

What division did the 1978 Atlanta Braves play in?

The 1978 Atlanta Braves played in the West Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1978 Atlanta Braves?

During the regular season, the 1978 Atlanta Braves went 38-52 against their NL West opponents.

What was the 1978 Atlanta Braves record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
San Francisco Giants 11-7 61.1% -8
San Diego Padres 8-10 44.4% +1
Houston Astros 8-10 44.4% -28
Cincinnati Reds 6-12 33.3% -23
Los Angeles Dodgers 5-13 27.8% -46

What was the 1978 Atlanta Braves record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1978 Atlanta Braves had their best month in July, when they went 17-13 and had a 56.7% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 6-14 and had a 30% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-14 30% -33
May 12-13 48% -36
June 13-16 44.8% -1
July 17-13 56.7% -22
August 11-17 39.3% -30
September 10-19 34.5% -26
October 0-1 0% -2

Did the 1978 Atlanta Braves make the Postseason?

No, the Braves didn't make the Postseason in 1978.

What was the run differential for the 1978 Atlanta Braves?

The Atlanta Braves finished the regular season with a run differential of -150. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Braves could have been expected to have about 64.7 wins, or a 65-97 record in the regular season.

How did the 1978 Atlanta Braves perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1978 Atlanta Braves went 27-19.

How did the 1978 Atlanta Braves perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1978 Atlanta Braves went 6-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1978 Atlanta Braves?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1978 Atlanta Braves was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1978 Atlanta Braves?

The longest losing streak that the Atlanta Braves had during the 1978 regular season was 7 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1978 Atlanta Braves Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Apr 7, 1978 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 13
Sat, Apr 8, 1978 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Apr 9, 1978 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 7
Mon, Apr 10, 1978 vs San Diego Padres Win 8 - 7
Tue, Apr 11, 1978 vs San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Apr 14, 1978 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Apr 16, 1978 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 8
Mon, Apr 17, 1978 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Apr 18, 1978 @ San Francisco Giants Win 1 - 0
Wed, Apr 19, 1978 @ San Francisco Giants Win 2 - 0
Thu, Apr 20, 1978 @ San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Apr 21, 1978 @ San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 9
Sat, Apr 22, 1978 @ San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Apr 23, 1978 @ San Diego Padres Loss 4 - 5 (12)
Tue, Apr 25, 1978 vs San Francisco Giants Win 3 - 1
Wed, Apr 26, 1978 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 1
Thu, Apr 27, 1978 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Apr 28, 1978 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Sat, Apr 29, 1978 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 0
Sun, Apr 30, 1978 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 7
Mon, May 1, 1978 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 5
Tue, May 2, 1978 vs New York Mets Win 5 - 4
Thu, May 4, 1978 vs New York Mets Loss 2 - 8
Fri, May 5, 1978 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 2
Sat, May 6, 1978 vs Houston Astros Win 2 - 1 (10)
Tue, May 9, 1978 vs Montreal Expos Win 3 - 2
Tue, May 9, 1978 vs Montreal Expos Loss 6 - 7
Fri, May 12, 1978 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 5
Sat, May 13, 1978 @ Montreal Expos Loss 0 - 3
Sun, May 14, 1978 @ Montreal Expos Win 2 - 1
Wed, May 17, 1978 @ New York Mets Win 2 - 1 (10)
Wed, May 17, 1978 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 3
Thu, May 18, 1978 @ New York Mets Loss 7 - 8 (10)
Fri, May 19, 1978 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 6
Sat, May 20, 1978 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 13
Sun, May 21, 1978 @ Houston Astros Win 6 - 4
Mon, May 22, 1978 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 0 - 10
Tue, May 23, 1978 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 4
Wed, May 24, 1978 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 5
Fri, May 26, 1978 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 27, 1978 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6
Sun, May 28, 1978 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Mon, May 29, 1978 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 7
Tue, May 30, 1978 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 3 (10)
Wed, May 31, 1978 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 10
Fri, Jun 2, 1978 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 1 - 2 (11)
Sat, Jun 3, 1978 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 6 - 8
Sun, Jun 4, 1978 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 6
Mon, Jun 5, 1978 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 4
Tue, Jun 6, 1978 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Jun 7, 1978 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 0
Thu, Jun 8, 1978 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Jun 9, 1978 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Jun 10, 1978 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Jun 11, 1978 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 0
Mon, Jun 12, 1978 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jun 13, 1978 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 12 - 1
Wed, Jun 14, 1978 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 1
Fri, Jun 16, 1978 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 4 - 9
Sat, Jun 17, 1978 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Jun 18, 1978 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 8 - 7
Tue, Jun 20, 1978 @ San Diego Padres Win 5 - 3 (10)
Wed, Jun 21, 1978 @ San Diego Padres Win 2 - 0
Thu, Jun 22, 1978 @ San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 2
Fri, Jun 23, 1978 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 9
Sat, Jun 24, 1978 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jun 25, 1978 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 9
Sun, Jun 25, 1978 @ San Francisco Giants Win 8 - 4 (11)
Mon, Jun 26, 1978 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jun 27, 1978 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 3
Wed, Jun 28, 1978 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Jun 29, 1978 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Jun 30, 1978 vs San Francisco Giants Win 10 - 9
Fri, Jun 30, 1978 vs San Francisco Giants Win 10 - 5
Sat, Jul 1, 1978 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 15
Sun, Jul 2, 1978 vs San Francisco Giants Win 9 - 7
Mon, Jul 3, 1978 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Tue, Jul 4, 1978 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Jul 5, 1978 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 9 - 8
Thu, Jul 6, 1978 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 5 (11)
Fri, Jul 7, 1978 vs San Diego Padres Win 11 - 3
Sat, Jul 8, 1978 vs San Diego Padres Win 6 - 4
Sat, Jul 8, 1978 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 7
Sun, Jul 9, 1978 vs San Diego Padres Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jul 14, 1978 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 2
Sat, Jul 15, 1978 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jul 16, 1978 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jul 17, 1978 vs New York Mets Win 3 - 0
Mon, Jul 17, 1978 vs New York Mets Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jul 18, 1978 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 19, 1978 @ Montreal Expos Loss 6 - 8
Wed, Jul 19, 1978 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 1
Thu, Jul 20, 1978 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Jul 21, 1978 @ New York Mets Loss 3 - 12
Sat, Jul 22, 1978 @ New York Mets Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Jul 23, 1978 @ New York Mets Win 3 - 0
Mon, Jul 24, 1978 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 1
Tue, Jul 25, 1978 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 0
Wed, Jul 26, 1978 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 2
Fri, Jul 28, 1978 vs Montreal Expos Win 6 - 4
Fri, Jul 28, 1978 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Jul 29, 1978 vs Montreal Expos Win 9 - 6
Sun, Jul 30, 1978 vs Montreal Expos Loss 0 - 19
Mon, Jul 31, 1978 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Aug 1, 1978 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 16 - 4