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Wednesday, August 4,1976

Wednesday, August 4,1976

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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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 gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Oakland Athletics  5  Chicago White Sox  0  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Paul Mitchell Ken Brett -- 8,892 2:27
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Baltimore Orioles  0  Cleveland Indians  3  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Rick Waits Jim Palmer -- 8,316 2:02
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Boston Red Sox  4  Detroit Tigers  1  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Fergie Jenkins Vern Ruhle -- 14,924 1:57
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Minnesota Twins  2  Kansas City Royals  4  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Al Fitzmorris Dave Goltz Mark Littell 15,932 2:32
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 New York Yankees  3  Milwaukee Brewers  4  box | pbp County Stadium Bill Travers Catfish Hunter -- 0 1:50
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 New York Yankees  7  Milwaukee Brewers  2  box | pbp County Stadium Ken Holtzman Jim Slaton -- 22,543 2:12
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 California Angels  9  Texas Rangers  6  box | pbp Arlington Stadium Nolan Ryan Nelson Briles -- 9,489 2:56
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 San Diego Padres  0  Atlanta Braves  1  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Dick Ruthven Randy Jones -- 2,715 1:58
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Philadelphia Phillies  7  Chicago Cubs  5  box | pbp Wrigley Field Gene Garber Joe Coleman -- 16,070 2:31
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Houston Astros  1  Los Angeles Dodgers  0  box | pbp Dodger Stadium J.R. Richard Doug Rau -- 18,433 2:09
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Montreal Expos  0  New York Mets  4  box | pbp Shea Stadium Jerry Koosman Don Carrithers -- 15,016 2:04
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 St. Louis Cardinals  1  Pittsburgh Pirates  2  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dave Giusti Mike Wallace -- 8,426 3:28
1976 reg season Aug 4,1976 Cincinnati Reds  1  San Francisco Giants  4  box | pbp Candlestick Park John Montefusco Gary Nolan Randy Moffitt 10,054 2:22
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • 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.
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 104 64 40 .615 0.0 477 358 119 W1 33-17 31-23 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Reds)
1976 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 103 52 51 .505 11.5 424 406 18 W2 27-27 25-24 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1976 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 104 52 52 .500 12.0 375 393 -18 L3 29-24 23-28 3 6 11 -- dnq
1976 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 104 49 55 .471 15.0 433 440 -7 W1 23-30 26-25 4 8 14 -- dnq
1976 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 103 48 55 .466 15.5 399 456 -57 L4 27-29 21-26 5 9 15 -- dnq
1976 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 102 46 56 .451 17.0 378 415 -37 L1 19-30 27-26 6 10 17 -- 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 Kansas City Royals franchise | log 103 63 40 .612 0.0 477 378 99 W2 26-22 37-18 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1976 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 107 55 52 .514 10.0 464 422 42 W2 24-33 31-19 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 106 54 52 .509 10.5 467 470 -3 L2 24-27 30-25 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 103 49 54 .476 14.0 421 440 -19 L2 21-26 28-28 4 7 13 -- dnq
1976 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 104 46 58 .442 17.5 381 454 -73 L2 23-31 23-27 5 11 19 -- dnq
1976 AL West California Angels franchise | log 107 47 60 .439 18.0 368 432 -64 W2 23-30 24-30 6 12 20 -- 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 105 70 35 .667 0.0 532 365 167 W2 35-15 36-19 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1976 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 105 58 47 .552 12.0 465 452 13 W1 28-22 30-25 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1976 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 109 54 55 .495 18.0 415 362 53 W2 27-29 27-26 3 6 12 -- dnq
1976 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 107 46 61 .430 25.0 415 521 -106 L2 20-35 26-26 4 10 22 -- dnq
1976 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 103 44 59 .427 25.0 392 427 -35 L1 23-30 21-29 5 11 23 -- dnq
1976 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 99 36 63 .364 31.0 334 460 -126 L2 21-35 15-28 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 West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 108 69 39 .639 0.0 623 426 197 L1 35-18 34-21 1 2 2 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1976 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 106 59 47 .557 9.0 419 402 17 L1 25-28 34-19 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1976 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 110 57 53 .518 13.0 432 459 -27 W1 23-29 33-25 3 5 7 Yes dnq
1976 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 110 51 59 .464 19.0 397 462 -65 L2 21-33 30-26 4 7 16 -- dnq
1976 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 107 48 59 .449 20.5 445 460 -15 W2 26-29 22-30 5 8 18 -- dnq
1976 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 109 47 62 .431 22.5 404 477 -73 W1 20-32 27-30 6 9 21 -- dnq
24 record(s)