Paul Molitor 1978 Game by Game Batting Logs

Paul Molitor appeared in 125 Major League games during the 1978 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Molitor appeared in, specifically relating to his 1978 hitting statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Molitor started during that game at the first position listed in the Position(s) column. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.

"I had him (Paul Molitor) in the sixth grade at St. Luke's grade school, and he played in the eighth-grade program. I remember when Paul was in the fifth grade, our phys ed teacher (Dennis Denning) came up and said, 'Westy, I got a kid who's going to go all the way to the majors.' That was a pretty good call" - Coach Wally Wescott
Paul Molitor 1978 Game by Game Batting Logs

In Chronological Order / Paul Molitor Stats

vs Orioles
5
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.200
.200
.200
ss
vs Orioles
6
2
3
0
0
1
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
.364
.364
.636
ss
vs Orioles
5
2
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.438
.438
.625
ss
vs Yankees
3
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.421
.450
.632
ss
at Orioles
4
1
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.391
.417
.565
ss
at Orioles
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.346
.370
.500
ss
at Orioles
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.355
.375
.484
ss
at Red Sox
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.333
.351
.444
ss
at Red Sox
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.300
.317
.400
ss
at Yankees
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.289
.304
.378
ss
at Yankees
5
1
1
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
.280
.308
.420
ss
at Yankees
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.278
.304
.407
ss
vs Red Sox
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.276
.300
.397
ss
vs Red Sox
4
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.290
.313
.419
ss
April 1978 Totals
62
12
18
2
0
2
11
1
0
6
1
0
0
.290
.313
.419
-
vs White Sox
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
.273
.290
.394
ss
vs White Sox
4
1
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.286
.301
.414
ss
vs Royals
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.293
.308
.413
ss
vs Royals
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.291
.305
.405
ss
vs Royals
5
0
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.298
.310
.417
ss
vs Rangers
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.295
.308
.409
ss
vs Rangers
4
1
1
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.293
.305
.435
ss
at White Sox
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.298
.316
.436
ss
at White Sox
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
.296
.314
.429
ss
at White Sox
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.294
.311
.422
ss
at Rangers
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.292
.309
.415
2b
at Rangers
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.291
.313
.409
2b
vs Tigers
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.289
.311
.404
2b
vs Tigers
5
2
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.294
.315
.412
2b
vs Angels
4
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.301
.320
.431
dh
vs Angels
4
2
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.307
.326
.433
2b
vs Angels
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
.298
.321
.420
2b
at Athletics
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.304
.326
.422
2b
at Athletics
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.309
.336
.424
2b
at Angels
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.299
.325
.410
2b
at Angels
4
1
1
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
.297
.327
.405
2b
vs Athletics
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.289
.319
.395
2b
vs Athletics
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.289
.319
.395
pr,dh
at Tigers
4
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.295
.323
.397
2b
May 1978 Totals
94
13
28
5
0
1
9
5
1
7
0
1
1
.298
.330
.383
-
at Tigers
4
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.294
.321
.406
2b
vs Indians
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
0
.291
.318
.400
2b
vs Indians
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.288
.315
.394
2b
vs Indians
5
1
2
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.291
.317
.411
ss
vs Tigers
4
2
2
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.296
.321
.430
2b
vs Blue Jays
4
1
3
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.306
.330
.448
ss
vs Blue Jays
4
3
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.316
.338
.460
2b
vs Blue Jays
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.311
.337
.453
2b
vs Blue Jays
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.309
.335
.448
2b
at Tigers
5
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.322
.346
.462
2b
at Tigers
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.320
.347
.458
2b
at Blue Jays
4
1
3
2
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
.329
.355
.473
2b
at Blue Jays
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.327
.356
.469
3b
at Indians
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.318
.346
.456
2b
at Indians
5
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
.315
.342
.450
2b
at Indians
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.314
.340
.448
ph,2b
at Indians
5
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.316
.342
.447
2b
vs Orioles
5
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.313
.339
.446
2b
vs Orioles
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.312
.337
.443
2b
vs Orioles
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
.311
.335
.440
2b
vs Mariners
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.306
.329
.433
2b
vs Twins
5
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.308
.331
.432
2b
vs Twins
5
0
1
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.306
.328
.431
2b
vs Yankees
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.304
.326
.427
2b
vs Yankees
4
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.307
.329
.432
2b
at Mariners
4
3
2
1
0
0
1
2
0
1
0
0
0
.310
.336
.437
2b
June 1978 Totals
112
20
37
10
1
2
10
4
0
12
1
2
2
.330
.353
.491
-
at Mariners
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
.305
.331
.430
2b
at Mariners
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.303
.329
.427
ph,2b
at Twins
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.299
.324
.421
2b
at Twins
4
1
2
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.301
.327
.433
2b
at Twins
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.299
.329
.430
2b
vs Yankees
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.299
.328
.427
2b
vs Yankees
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.298
.327
.426
ph,2b
vs Yankees
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.296
.325
.422
2b
vs Royals
5
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.298
.326
.421
2b
vs Royals
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.297
.325
.419
2b
vs White Sox
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.296
.324
.417
2b
vs White Sox
5
2
3
1
0
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
.301
.328
.423
2b
vs White Sox
5
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.303
.329
.423
2b
vs Red Sox
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.299
.325
.417
2b
vs Red Sox
5
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.301
.327
.417
2b
at Rangers
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.296
.322
.411
2b
at Rangers
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.295
.320
.408
2b
at White Sox
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.291
.317
.403
2b
at White Sox
5
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.290
.315
.403
2b
vs Angels
5
1
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.297
.322
.409
2b
at Blue Jays
4
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
.297
.321
.412
2b
at Blue Jays
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.296
.320
.411
2b
at Blue Jays
4
1
1
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
.296
.321
.412
2b
at Orioles
5
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.294
.319
.409
2b
July 1978 Totals
99
11
25
3
1
1
5
3
0
14
0
2
0
.253
.275
.333
-
at Orioles
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.290
.315
.403
ss
vs Red Sox
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.290
.315
.402
2b
at Yankees
4
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.289
.314
.403
2b
at Yankees
5
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.291
.315
.403
2b
at Yankees
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.288
.312
.398
2b
at Red Sox
5
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.289
.315
.401
2b
at Red Sox
3
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
.290
.314
.401
2b
vs Blue Jays
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.286
.310
.396
2b
vs Blue Jays
4
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.286
.310
.394
2b
vs Blue Jays
5
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.287
.311
.394
2b
vs Tigers
3
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.290
.313
.396
2b
vs Indians
4
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.289
.313
.395
2b
vs Indians
5
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.291
.314
.395
ss
vs Indians
6
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.291
.314
.394
2b
at Tigers
5
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.288
.311
.389
2b
at Tigers
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.285
.309
.386
2b
at Tigers
4
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.287
.311
.387
2b
at Indians
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.287
.310
.386
ss
at Indians
4
2
1
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.287
.311
.389
2b
August 1978 Totals
83
10
21
2
1
0
5
2
0
6
1
2
1
.253
.276
.301
-
vs Rangers
3
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.285
.311
.386
2b
vs Rangers
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.282
.308
.382
2b
vs Mariners
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.279
.307
.379
2b
at Blue Jays
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.277
.305
.376
2b
at Twins
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.274
.304
.372
2b
at Twins
4
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.274
.304
.376
2b
at Twins
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.271
.301
.372
ss
vs Orioles
4
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
.269
.300
.369
2b
vs Twins
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.268
.299
.367
2b
at Yankees
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.268
.298
.366
2b
at Royals
4
0
1
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.268
.298
.367
2b
at Royals
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
.266
.296
.365
2b
vs Athletics
3
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.269
.298
.367
2b
vs Athletics
4
1
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
.272
.302
.372
2b
at Angels
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.272
.301
.371
2b
at Angels
5
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.273
.302
.373
2b
at Athletics
5
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.275
.303
.375
2b
September 1978 Totals
67
7
13
4
1
0
4
4
1
8
1
0
0
.194
.250
.284
-
at Athletics
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
.273
.301
.372
ss
October 1978 Totals
4
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
1
.000
.000
.000
-
1978 Yearly Totals
521
73
142
26
4
6
45
19
2
54
4
7
5
.273
.301
.372
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Paul Molitor 1978 Game by Game Batting Logs



Did you know that Paul Molitor appeared in 62 games at home, had 260 at-bats, drove in 27 runs, scored 44 times, had 82 hits (15 doubles / 0 triples / 4 home runs), walked 4 times (2 intentional), struck out 23 times, was hit by a pitcher 2 times, sacrificed 5 times (3 hits & 2 flies), and finished at home with a .315 batting average, .328 on base percentage and .419 slugging average?

On the road, Paul Molitor appeared in 63 games, had 261 at-bats, drove in 18 runs, scored 29 times, had 60 hits (11 doubles / 4 triples / 2 home runs), walked 15 times (0 intentional), struck out 31 times, was hit by a pitcher 2 times, sacrificed 7 times (4 hits & 3 flies), and finished at home with a .229 batting average, .274 on base percentage and .325 slugging average?

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