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Games on 1977-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles3California Angels6BoxDave LaRocheJim PalmerDyar Miller
Texas Rangers4Detroit Tigers1BoxDock EllisFernando Arroyo(none)
Chicago White Sox2Kansas City Royals3BoxMarty PattinKen Kravec(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2Milwaukee Brewers6BoxLary SorensenJerry GarvinBob McClure
Toronto Blue Jays5Milwaukee Brewers7BoxMoose HaasJim ClancySam Hinds
Cleveland Indians1Minnesota Twins11BoxDave GoltzDennis Eckersley(none)
Boston Red Sox5Oakland Athletics2BoxRick WiseRick LangfordBill Campbell
New York Yankees7Seattle Mariners1BoxMike TorrezJohn Montague(none)
Montreal Expos2Atlanta Braves6BoxDick RuthvenJackie Brown(none)
San Diego Padres8Chicago Cubs6BoxBob OwchinkoMike KrukowDan Spillner
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs9BoxSteve RenkoBob Shirley(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Cincinnati Reds6BoxMario SotoJim Rooker(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Houston Astros2BoxJohn UrreaDan LarsonButch Metzger
San Francisco Giants7New York Mets4BoxJohn MontefuscoBob ApodacaGary Lavelle
Los Angeles Dodgers1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxSteve CarltonDon Sutton(none)

Standings as of 1977-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox1076443.598--5644897534-2230-21W10T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park543321.611
258Baltimore Orioles1086147.5653.5439436330-2731-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium533617.679
3711New York Yankees1096049.5505.05444598527-3133-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I534013.755
4918Detroit Tigers1074859.44916.0460478-1824-3424-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium552629.473
51019Milwaukee Brewers1114962.44117.0446514-6821-3228-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium511833.353
61120Cleveland Indians1064660.43417.5448527-7924-3222-28L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium552530.455
71426Toronto Blue Jays1083870.35226.5408555-14718-3720-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium531637.302
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Chicago White Sox1076344.589--5925217128-2435-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park552728.491
236Minnesota Twins1126547.5800.562952110827-2938-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium491930.388
347Kansas City Royals1066145.5751.55404538727-2434-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium564115.732
4610Texas Rangers1076047.5613.04834285535-2125-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium553421.618
5814California Angels1065254.49110.54614253621-2731-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium562234.393
61221Seattle Mariners1124864.42917.5446556-11024-2824-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome501634.320
71324Oakland Athletics1084266.38921.5395493-9817-3225-34L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum532132.396
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Chicago Cubs1096544.596--5174892827-2637-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field531637.302
234Philadelphia Phillies1086444.5930.55414598223-3041-14W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium543717.685
349Pittsburgh Pirates1106248.5643.55274864124-3438-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium523418.654
4512St. Louis Cardinals1116150.5505.05224536924-3237-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II512229.431
5816Montreal Expos1095059.45915.0456510-5426-3025-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium532528.472
61022New York Mets1084662.42618.5399429-3019-3427-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium541836.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1106743.609--54341213138-2429-19L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium523121.596
2613Cincinnati Reds1095554.50511.55785403820-3035-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium533320.623
3715Houston Astros1125260.46416.0429468-3920-3132-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome502921.580
4917San Francisco Giants1115061.45017.5473511-3826-3224-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park512526.490
51123San Diego Padres1144866.42121.0517602-8527-3221-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium482127.438
61225Atlanta Braves1094069.36726.5465608-14311-4029-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium532132.396