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Wednesday, May 5,1976

Wednesday, May 5,1976

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1976 reg season May 5,1976 Chicago White Sox  0  Baltimore Orioles  2  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Palmer Rich Gossage -- 6,570 1:59
1976 reg season May 5,1976 Kansas City Royals  8  Boston Red Sox  4  box | pbp Fenway Park Paul Splittorff Fergie Jenkins Mark Littell 17,596 2:52
1976 reg season May 5,1976 New York Yankees  10  California Angels  4  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Catfish Hunter Nolan Ryan -- 25,790 2:23
1976 reg season May 5,1976 Minnesota Twins  8  Detroit Tigers  2  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bert Blyleven Dave Roberts -- 8,317 2:20
1976 reg season May 5,1976 Cleveland Indians  3  Oakland Athletics  1  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Pat Dobson Rollie Fingers -- 2,100 2:23
1976 reg season May 5,1976 St. Louis Cardinals  4  Atlanta Braves  0  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Pete Falcone Dick Ruthven Al Hrabosky 4,138 2:28
1976 reg season May 5,1976 Los Angeles Dodgers  14  Chicago Cubs  12  box | pbp Wrigley Field Don Sutton Ray Burris Mike Marshall 6,126 2:50
1976 reg season May 5,1976 San Diego Padres  6  Montreal Expos  4  box | pbp Parc Jarry Brent Strom Steve Rogers Butch Metzger 6,085 2:03
1976 reg season May 5,1976 Cincinnati Reds  2  New York Mets  0  box | pbp Shea Stadium Rawly Eastwick Tom Hall -- 19,121 2:54
1976 reg season May 5,1976 Houston Astros  3  Philadelphia Phillies  6  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ron Reed Joe Niekro Gene Garber 17,944 2:18
1976 reg season May 5,1976 San Francisco Giants  1  Pittsburgh Pirates  6  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bruce Kison Ed Halicki -- 6,321 1:58
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 17 12 5 .706 0.0 90 58 32 W2 7-3 5-2 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Reds)
1976 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 14 9 5 .643 1.5 56 48 8 L2 5-2 4-3 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1976 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 3.0 93 77 16 W1 6-4 4-5 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1976 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 16 8 8 .500 3.5 82 61 21 L2 5-4 3-4 4 7 13 -- dnq
1976 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 19 8 11 .421 5.0 45 71 -26 W1 2-5 6-6 5 9 18 -- dnq
1976 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 17 6 11 .353 6.0 76 82 -6 L6 2-6 4-5 6 11 22 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 18 12 6 .667 0.0 74 56 18 W5 2-2 10-4 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 16 9 7 .563 2.0 65 65 0 W4 4-3 5-4 2 4 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1976 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 3.0 96 95 1 L1 7-7 4-4 3 6 11 -- dnq
1976 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 17 8 9 .471 3.5 61 84 -23 W3 4-6 4-3 4 8 15 -- dnq
1976 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 15 6 9 .400 4.5 60 75 -15 L1 4-5 2-4 5 10 19 -- dnq
1976 AL West California Angels franchise | log 22 7 15 .318 7.0 77 103 -26 L2 4-7 3-8 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 19 13 6 .684 0.0 117 88 29 W6 8-1 5-5 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1976 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 24 15 9 .625 0.5 113 76 37 L1 6-6 9-3 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1976 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 20 11 9 .550 2.5 88 88 0 W2 5-6 6-3 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1976 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 24 11 13 .458 4.5 130 148 -18 L2 8-6 3-7 4 8 16 -- dnq
1976 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 22 10 12 .455 4.5 86 98 -12 W2 6-8 4-4 5 9 17 -- dnq
1976 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 20 7 13 .350 6.5 80 99 -19 L1 4-7 3-6 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 23 14 9 .609 0.0 103 83 20 W11 5-6 9-3 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1976 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 21 12 9 .571 1.0 134 101 33 W1 5-5 7-4 2 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1976 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 22 11 11 .500 2.5 101 89 12 W2 5-4 6-7 3 6 12 -- dnq
1976 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 25 12 13 .480 3.0 94 121 -27 L3 3-8 9-5 4 7 14 -- dnq
1976 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 22 8 14 .364 5.5 76 103 -27 L9 4-6 4-8 5 11 21 -- dnq
1976 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 22 8 14 .364 5.5 86 114 -28 L4 3-7 5-7 6 10 20 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Derek Botelho Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed out of draft (Miami Dade)
Steve Dunning Montreal Expos Hist Sold by California Angels to Montreal Expos
Ray Sadecki -- Hist Released by Royals
Dave Nelson Kansas City Royals Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mickey Scott California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)