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Sunday May 1,1977This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1977-05-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels2Baltimore Orioles3BoxRoss GrimsleyPaul Hartzell(none)
Oakland Athletics4Boston Red Sox6BoxBill CampbellStan Bahnsen(none)
Texas Rangers4Chicago White Sox12BoxKen BrettGaylord Perry(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2Kansas City Royals8BoxLarry GuraDave LemanczykMark Littell
Cleveland Indians3Milwaukee Brewers7BoxJerry AugustineWayne Garland(none)
Cleveland Indians8Milwaukee Brewers5BoxAl FitzmorrisGary BeareJim Kern
Detroit Tigers5Minnesota Twins6BoxJeff HollyJohn Hiller(none)
Seattle Mariners2New York Yankees5BoxKen HoltzmanGlenn AbbottSparky Lyle
Chicago Cubs4Cincinnati Reds1BoxRick ReuschelPat ZachryBruce Sutter
Montreal Expos6Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxSteve RogersElias Sosa(none)
Houston Astros3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxRich GossageKen Forsch(none)
New York Mets8San Diego Padres2BoxCraig SwanBob ShirleySkip Lockwood
Philadelphia Phillies7San Francisco Giants2BoxLarry ChristensonLynn McGlothen(none)
Atlanta Braves0St. Louis Cardinals8BoxEric RasmussenDick Ruthven(none)

Standings as of 1977-05-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Milwaukee Brewers19127.632--7161105-37-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium1435588.385
258New York Yankees21129.5711.09774236-56-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I1418853.624
369Baltimore Orioles18108.5561.5615294-26-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1438756.608
4813Boston Red Sox19109.5262.0979435-55-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1428755.613
51017Toronto Blue Jays221012.4553.588102-144-86-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium1394495.317
61222Detroit Tigers21813.3815.092119-276-82-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1416675.468
71324Cleveland Indians19712.3685.087106-195-62-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1426478.451
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Minnesota Twins23149.609--12490348-66-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1387068.507
236Kansas City Royals20128.6000.512275476-16-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1429052.634
347Chicago White Sox19118.5791.01029935-66-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1437964.552
4710Oakland Athletics221210.5451.5110119-93-69-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1395188.367
5912Texas Rangers19109.5262.07183-128-32-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1438459.587
61121California Angels23914.3915.011911094-85-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1396574.468
71426Seattle Mariners25817.3207.085142-572-76-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1375681.409
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122St. Louis Cardinals20137.650--10776317-46-3W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1427072.493
234Pittsburgh Pirates18117.6111.0857785-36-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1448559.590
3411Montreal Expos1798.5292.56366-34-45-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1456679.455
4514New York Mets1899.5003.07761166-33-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1445589.382
6616Philadelphia Phillies1789.4713.5757326-42-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1459352.641
5715Chicago Cubs1789.4713.56078-184-44-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1457372.503
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers21174.810--134835111-16-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1418160.574
2818Cincinnati Reds20911.4507.510086145-64-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1427963.556
3919Houston Astros21912.4298.07895-173-66-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1417269.511
41020San Francisco Giants20812.4008.57087-177-41-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1426775.472
51123Atlanta Braves21813.3819.086132-462-76-6L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1415388.376
61225San Diego Padres24816.33310.5107128-216-52-11L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1386177.442


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Carl MortonP33.104Signed as Free Agent by Phillies.