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Friday, August 5,1977

Friday, August 5,1977

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Baltimore Orioles  0  California Angels  5  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Frank Tanana Ross Grimsley -- 18,078 2:13
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Texas Rangers  4  Detroit Tigers  3  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Darold Knowles John Hiller -- 0 3:01
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Texas Rangers  6  Detroit Tigers  0  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Nelson Briles Bob Sykes -- 27,094 2:32
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Chicago White Sox  2  Kansas City Royals  12  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Dennis Leonard Chris Knapp -- 38,079 2:37
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Toronto Blue Jays  6  Milwaukee Brewers  1  box | pbp County Stadium Jeff Byrd Jim Slaton -- 13,609 2:40
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Cleveland Indians  10  Minnesota Twins  14  box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Geoff Zahn Sid Monge Tom Johnson 14,178 2:58
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Boston Red Sox  1  Oakland Athletics  0  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Luis Tiant Joe Coleman -- 7,163 2:12
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 New York Yankees  3  Seattle Mariners  5  box | pbp Kingdome Dick Pole Ed Figueroa Enrique Romo 36,833 2:38
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Montreal Expos  6  Atlanta Braves  4  box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Don Stanhouse Dave Campbell Joe Kerrigan 8,100 3:13
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 San Diego Padres  11  Chicago Cubs  8  box | pbp Wrigley Field Dave Tomlin Ray Burris Rollie Fingers 17,985 2:58
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Pittsburgh Pirates  12  Cincinnati Reds  1  box | pbp Cinergy Field Jerry Reuss Fred Norman -- 0 2:47
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Pittsburgh Pirates  10  Cincinnati Reds  6  box | pbp Cinergy Field Grant Jackson Doug Capilla -- 50,085 2:47
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 St. Louis Cardinals  4  Houston Astros  5  box | pbp Astrodome J.R. Richard John Denny Joe Sambito 23,949 2:17
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 San Francisco Giants  2  New York Mets  3  box | pbp Shea Stadium Bob Myrick Gary Lavelle -- 15,747 2:35
1977 reg season Aug 5,1977 Los Angeles Dodgers  3  Philadelphia Phillies  8  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Gene Garber Lance Rautzhan -- 47,574 2:40
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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
1977 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 105 62 43 .590 0.0 557 486 71 W8 32-22 30-21 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 106 61 45 .575 1.5 431 421 10 L1 30-25 31-20 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1977 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 107 59 48 .551 4.0 535 449 86 L2 26-30 33-18 3 7 11 -- Won World Series (Dodgers)
1977 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 105 47 58 .448 15.0 453 469 -16 L2 24-34 23-24 4 9 17 -- dnq
1977 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 104 46 58 .442 15.5 442 510 -68 L2 24-30 22-28 5 10 18 -- dnq
1977 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 108 47 61 .435 16.5 430 502 -72 L1 21-32 26-29 6 11 20 -- dnq
1977 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 105 37 68 .352 25.0 396 539 -143 W1 17-35 20-33 7 14 26 -- 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
1977 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 105 63 42 .600 0.0 587 512 75 L1 28-22 35-20 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 110 63 47 .573 2.5 612 515 97 W1 27-29 36-18 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 104 59 45 .567 3.5 531 448 83 W3 27-24 32-21 3 5 9 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1977 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 105 59 46 .562 4.0 474 421 53 W2 34-20 25-26 4 6 10 -- dnq
1977 AL West California Angels franchise | log 104 50 54 .481 12.5 446 417 29 W2 21-27 29-27 5 8 14 -- dnq
1977 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 110 47 63 .427 18.5 436 547 -111 W1 24-28 23-35 6 12 22 -- dnq
1977 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 106 42 64 .396 21.5 392 486 -94 L7 17-32 25-32 7 13 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
1977 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 106 63 43 .594 0.0 492 472 20 L2 27-26 35-18 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 106 62 44 .585 1.0 537 458 79 W3 23-30 39-14 2 3 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1977 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 108 62 46 .574 2.0 524 472 52 W2 24-32 38-14 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1977 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 108 59 49 .546 5.0 513 446 67 L1 22-31 37-18 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 107 50 57 .467 13.5 453 501 -48 W1 26-28 25-28 5 8 16 -- dnq
1977 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 106 46 60 .434 17.0 392 415 -23 W2 19-34 27-26 6 10 21 -- 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
1977 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 108 67 41 .620 0.0 542 408 134 L2 38-22 29-19 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1977 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 107 53 54 .495 13.5 564 537 27 L2 20-30 33-24 2 6 13 -- dnq
1977 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 109 51 58 .468 16.5 422 459 -37 W2 20-31 31-27 3 7 15 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 109 48 61 .440 19.5 459 504 -45 L3 24-32 24-29 4 9 19 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 111 47 64 .423 21.5 500 577 -77 W1 26-30 21-34 5 11 23 -- dnq
1977 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 107 38 69 .355 28.5 456 605 -149 L1 11-40 27-29 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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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.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Bob Dernier Philadelphia Phillies Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Rich Gedman Boston Red Sox Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Dave Giusti Chicago Cubs Hist Sold by Oakland Athletics to Chicago Cubs
Vern Ruhle Detroit Tigers Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)