1978 San Diego Padres

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84-78 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1978 San Diego Padres

What was the record of the 1978 San Diego Padres?

The San Diego Padres finished the regular season with a 84-78 record. They went 50-31 at home and 34-47 on the road.

What division did the 1978 San Diego Padres play in?

The 1978 San Diego Padres played in the West Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1978 San Diego Padres?

During the regular season, the 1978 San Diego Padres went 46-44 against their NL West opponents.

What was the 1978 San Diego Padres record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Houston Astros 10-8 55.6% +4
Atlanta Braves 10-8 55.6% -1
Cincinnati Reds 9-9 50% +10
Los Angeles Dodgers 9-9 50% -13
San Francisco Giants 8-10 44.4% -11

What was the 1978 San Diego Padres record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1978 San Diego Padres 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 7-12 and had a 36.8% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 7-12 36.8% -20
May 14-14 50% -12
June 16-13 55.2% +2
July 17-13 56.7% +15
August 16-13 55.2% +9
September 13-13 50% -2
October 1-0 100% +1

Did the 1978 San Diego Padres make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1978 San Diego Padres?

The San Diego Padres finished the regular season with a run differential of -7. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Padres could have been expected to have about 80.1 wins, or a 80-82 record in the regular season.

How did the 1978 San Diego Padres perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1978 San Diego Padres went 34-29.

How did the 1978 San Diego Padres perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1978 San Diego Padres went 5-6 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1978 San Diego Padres?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1978 San Diego Padres was a 10 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1978 San Diego Padres?

The longest losing streak that the San Diego Padres had during the 1978 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1978 San Diego Padres Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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