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MLB Games on Tuesday August 23, 1977

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL3California AngelsAL1Box | PBP913,875Anaheim StadiumNight2:24Bob SykesWayne SimpsonSteve FoucaultLeFlore
New York YankeesAL8Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP939,340Comiskey ParkNight2:33Mike TorrezWilbur Wood---Nettles
Baltimore OriolesAL2Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP927,602Royals StadiumNight2:36Jim ColbornMike FlanaganLarry GuraBrett, Mayberry
Boston Red SoxAL0Minnesota TwinsAL7Box | PBP932,346Metropolitan StadiumNight2:32Dave GoltzFergie Jenkins---Carew
Toronto Blue JaysAL8Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP93,797Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:41Jim ClancyJim Umbarger------
Milwaukee BrewersAL4Texas RangersAL2Box | PBP912,339Arlington StadiumNight2:54Mike CaldwellDock EllisBill CastroBando, Cooper
Philadelphia PhilliesNL3Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP95,972Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:18Randy LerchPhil NiekroTug McGrawGilbreath, Schmidt
San Francisco GiantsNL4Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP1323,347Wrigley FieldDay3:42Charlie WilliamsPaul Reuschel------
Montreal ExposNL4Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP927,474Riverfront StadiumNight3:02Steve RogersPaul MoskauDon StanhouseCarter
Houston AstrosNL1New York MetsNL2Box | PBP99,071Shea StadiumDay2:35Skip LockwoodJoe Sambito------
San Diego PadresNL6Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Box | PBP98,105Three Rivers StadiumNight2:45Rich GossageRollie Fingers---Oliver, Robinson, Tenace
Los Angeles DodgersNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL2Box | PBP926,491Busch Stadium IINight2:03Bob ForschDon Sutton------
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Tuesday, August 23, 1977

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East113New York Yankees1247351.589-64850814033-3240-19382711.711
AL East224Boston Red Sox1217150.5870.56405608035-2836-22402614.650
AL East346Baltimore Orioles1227052.5742.0512505732-3038-22392712.692
AL East4915Detroit Tigers1235964.48013.55485371129-3430-30391524.385
AL East51017Cleveland Indians1245767.46016.0534586-5230-3527-32371423.378
AL East61121Milwaukee Brewers1305674.43120.0521616-9524-4032-34321121.344
AL East71425Toronto Blue Jays1224379.35229.0465623-15821-4122-38391128.282
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West135Kansas City Royals1227151.582-6165229432-2839-2340319.775
AL West259Minnesota Twins1267254.5711.070958712230-3342-21351223.343
AL West3610Chicago White Sox1226953.5662.06666075931-3038-23402119.525
AL West4711Texas Rangers1236954.5612.55735007336-2233-32392514.641
AL West5814California Angels1215962.48811.55285082027-3132-31411526.366
AL West61223Seattle Mariners1285177.39823.0494672-17826-3725-40341321.382
AL West71324Oakland Athletics1224577.36926.0435558-12319-3926-38391821.462
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111Philadelphia Phillies1237845.634-64151912231-3147-14392316.590
NL East237Chicago Cubs1247153.5737.55765641228-2842-26381028.263
NL East348Pittsburgh Pirates1267254.5717.55955425325-3647-18362412.667
NL East4512St. Louis Cardinals1257055.5609.05714987326-3344-22371324.351
NL East5716Montreal Expos1265868.46021.5535582-4729-3530-32361719.472
NL East61122New York Mets1255174.40828.0440493-5321-4030-34371324.351
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West122Los Angeles Dodgers1257451.592-59745614139-2835-23372413.649
NL West2613Cincinnati Reds1266561.5169.56395875228-3437-27362313.639
NL West3818San Francisco Giants1275869.45717.0532575-4330-3628-33351718.486
NL West4919Houston Astros1265769.45217.5496534-3825-4032-29362412.667
NL West51020San Diego Padres1295673.43420.0577667-9031-3825-35331320.394
NL West61226Atlanta Braves1244381.34730.5511693-18213-4830-33381820.474
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season