1978 Chicago White Sox

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Season Overview

71-90 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1978 Chicago White Sox

What was the record of the 1978 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a 71-90 record. They went 38-42 at home and 33-48 on the road.

What division did the 1978 Chicago White Sox play in?

The 1978 Chicago White Sox played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1978 Chicago White Sox?

During the regular season, the 1978 Chicago White Sox went 48-42 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1978 Chicago White Sox record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Texas Rangers 11-4 73.3% +15
Kansas City Royals 8-7 53.3% +3
Minnesota Twins 8-7 53.3% 0
California Angels 7-8 46.7% +10
Seattle Mariners 7-8 46.7% +1
Oakland Athletics 7-8 46.7% -4

What was the 1978 Chicago White Sox record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1978 Chicago White Sox had their best month in June, when they went 17-12 and had a 58.6% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 6-12 and had a 33.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 6-12 33.3% -10
May 11-16 40.7% -4
June 17-12 58.6% +18
July 10-19 34.5% -58
August 12-16 42.9% -40
September 15-14 51.7% -2
October 0-1 0% -1

Did the 1978 Chicago White Sox make the Postseason?

No, the White Sox didn't make the Postseason in 1978.

What was the run differential for the 1978 Chicago White Sox?

The Chicago White Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of -97. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the White Sox could have been expected to have about 70.1 wins, or a 70-91 record in the regular season.

How did the 1978 Chicago White Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1978 Chicago White Sox went 23-26.

How did the 1978 Chicago White Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1978 Chicago White Sox went 1-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1978 Chicago White Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1978 Chicago White Sox was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1978 Chicago White Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago White Sox had during the 1978 regular season was 9 games, which happened once during the season.

1978 Chicago White Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Apr 7, 1978 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5
Sat, Apr 8, 1978 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5
Sun, Apr 9, 1978 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 5
Tue, Apr 11, 1978 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 9 - 5
Wed, Apr 12, 1978 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 4
Thu, Apr 13, 1978 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Apr 15, 1978 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Apr 16, 1978 @ New York Yankees Loss 0 - 3
Mon, Apr 17, 1978 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 9 - 10
Fri, Apr 21, 1978 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 11 - 2
Sat, Apr 22, 1978 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Apr 23, 1978 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 4
Mon, Apr 24, 1978 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 4
Tue, Apr 25, 1978 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 8 (10)
Wed, Apr 26, 1978 vs Detroit Tigers Win 7 - 2
Fri, Apr 28, 1978 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Apr 29, 1978 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Apr 30, 1978 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 7 - 8
Tue, May 2, 1978 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 3
Wed, May 3, 1978 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 4
Sat, May 6, 1978 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 6 (10)
Sat, May 6, 1978 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 3
Sun, May 7, 1978 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 5
Wed, May 10, 1978 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 2
Fri, May 12, 1978 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 3
Sat, May 13, 1978 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 6
Sun, May 14, 1978 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5
Mon, May 15, 1978 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 4
Tue, May 16, 1978 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 8
Wed, May 17, 1978 vs California Angels Win 9 - 6
Thu, May 18, 1978 vs California Angels Loss 5 - 9
Fri, May 19, 1978 @ Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 2
Sat, May 20, 1978 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 4
Sun, May 21, 1978 @ Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 2
Sun, May 21, 1978 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 8
Tue, May 23, 1978 @ California Angels Loss 4 - 5
Wed, May 24, 1978 @ California Angels Loss 1 - 4
Thu, May 25, 1978 @ California Angels Loss 0 - 6
Fri, May 26, 1978 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 3
Sat, May 27, 1978 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Sun, May 28, 1978 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 28, 1978 vs Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 0
Mon, May 29, 1978 vs California Angels Win 7 - 0
Tue, May 30, 1978 vs California Angels Win 6 - 2
Wed, May 31, 1978 vs California Angels Win 17 - 2
Fri, Jun 2, 1978 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 1
Sat, Jun 3, 1978 @ Kansas City Royals Win 9 - 5
Sun, Jun 4, 1978 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 13
Mon, Jun 5, 1978 @ Cleveland Indians Win 2 - 0
Tue, Jun 6, 1978 @ Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jun 7, 1978 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 3
Thu, Jun 8, 1978 @ Minnesota Twins Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jun 9, 1978 @ Texas Rangers Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jun 10, 1978 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jun 11, 1978 @ Texas Rangers Win 2 - 1
Mon, Jun 12, 1978 vs Cleveland Indians Win 1 - 0
Tue, Jun 13, 1978 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 9
Wed, Jun 14, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jun 15, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jun 16, 1978 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jun 17, 1978 vs Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 1
Sun, Jun 18, 1978 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Sun, Jun 18, 1978 vs Kansas City Royals Win 11 - 0
Mon, Jun 19, 1978 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jun 20, 1978 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 4
Thu, Jun 22, 1978 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 6 - 8 (10)
Fri, Jun 23, 1978 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jun 24, 1978 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 4
Sun, Jun 25, 1978 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 5 - 8
Sun, Jun 25, 1978 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 9
Mon, Jun 26, 1978 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 8
Tue, Jun 27, 1978 @ Seattle Mariners Win 10 - 6
Wed, Jun 28, 1978 @ Seattle Mariners Win 4 - 2
Thu, Jun 29, 1978 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 7 - 9
Sat, Jul 1, 1978 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 10
Sun, Jul 2, 1978 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 5
Sun, Jul 2, 1978 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 5 - 9
Mon, Jul 3, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Win 7 - 6
Tue, Jul 4, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Win 2 - 1
Wed, Jul 5, 1978 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 9
Thu, Jul 6, 1978 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 7 (10)
Fri, Jul 7, 1978 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jul 8, 1978 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 3
Sun, Jul 9, 1978 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 3
Thu, Jul 13, 1978 @ New York Yankees Win 6 - 1
Fri, Jul 14, 1978 @ New York Yankees Loss 6 - 7 (11)
Sat, Jul 15, 1978 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Jul 16, 1978 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 10
Mon, Jul 17, 1978 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 6
Tue, Jul 18, 1978 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 7
Wed, Jul 19, 1978 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 10
Fri, Jul 21, 1978 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Jul 22, 1978 vs New York Yankees Loss 2 - 7
Sun, Jul 23, 1978 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 3
Mon, Jul 24, 1978 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 1
Tue, Jul 25, 1978 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 2
Wed, Jul 26, 1978 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 8
Thu, Jul 27, 1978 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 7
Fri, Jul 28, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 9
Sat, Jul 29, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 2
Sun, Jul 30, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jul 30, 1978 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 2
Mon, Jul 31, 1978 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 9
Tue, Aug 1, 1978 @ Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 2
Thu, Aug 3, 1978 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Fri, Aug 4, 1978 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 7
Sat, Aug 5, 1978 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 7
Sun, Aug 6, 1978 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 0 - 8