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Games on 1977-08-24

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox5Baltimore Orioles10BoxScott McGregorSteve Stone(none)
Texas Rangers3Boston Red Sox0BoxGaylord PerryMike PaxtonAdrian Devine
Texas Rangers6Boston Red Sox3BoxLen BarkerReggie Cleveland(none)
Cleveland Indians5California Angels3BoxAl FitzmorrisNolan RyanJim Kern
Cleveland Indians2California Angels5BoxKen BrettRick WaitsDave LaRoche
Kansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxDoug BirdLary SorensenSteve Mingori
Minnesota Twins1New York Yankees11BoxCatfish HunterPete Redfern(none)
Detroit Tigers1Oakland Athletics3BoxVida BlueDave Rozema(none)
Detroit Tigers5Oakland Athletics6BoxDoug BairJohn Hiller(none)
Toronto Blue Jays7Seattle Mariners0BoxJerry GarvinDick Pole(none)
Toronto Blue Jays9Seattle Mariners3BoxJesse JeffersonGlenn Abbott(none)
Chicago Cubs3Atlanta Braves4BoxDon CollinsGuillermo HernandezDave Campbell
New York Mets4Cincinnati Reds11BoxDoug CapillaJon Matlack(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1Houston Astros3BoxJoe NiekroLarry Christenson(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxTommy JohnRich GossageMike Garman
San Francisco Giants2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxJohn UrreaEd HalickiAl Hrabosky

Standings as of 1977-08-24

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees1257451.592--65950915033-3241-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I372611.703
235Baltimore Orioles1237152.5772.05225101232-3039-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium382612.684
346Boston Red Sox1237152.5772.06435697435-2836-24L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park382612.684
4915Detroit Tigers1255966.47215.0554546829-3630-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium371522.405
51016Cleveland Indians1265868.46016.5541594-5331-3627-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium351322.371
61121Milwaukee Brewers1315675.42721.0524620-9624-4032-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium311120.355
71425Toronto Blue Jays1244579.36328.5481626-14523-4122-38W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium37928.243
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Kansas City Royals1237251.585--6205259533-2839-23W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium39309.769
257Texas Rangers1257154.5682.05825037938-2233-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium372314.622
3610Minnesota Twins1277255.5672.071059811230-3442-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium341222.353
4712Chicago White Sox1236954.5613.06716175431-3138-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park392118.538
5814California Angels1236063.48812.05365152127-3133-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium391425.359
61223Seattle Mariners1305179.39224.5497688-19126-3725-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome321319.406
71324Oakland Athletics1244777.37925.5444564-12019-3928-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum371621.432
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Philadelphia Phillies1247846.629--64252212031-3247-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium382315.605
238Chicago Cubs1257154.5687.55795681128-2942-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field371027.270
349Pittsburgh Pirates1277255.5677.55965445225-3647-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium352411.686
4511St. Louis Cardinals1267155.5638.05745007426-3345-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II361224.333
5717Montreal Expos1265868.46021.0535582-4729-3530-32W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium361719.472
61122New York Mets1265175.40528.0444504-6021-4130-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium361323.361
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Los Angeles Dodgers1267551.595--59945714240-2835-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium362313.639
2613Cincinnati Reds1276661.5209.56505915928-3438-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium352213.629
3818Houston Astros1275869.45717.5499535-3625-4033-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome352312.657
4919San Francisco Giants1285870.45318.0534578-4430-3728-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park341717.500
51020San Diego Padres1295673.43420.5577667-9031-3825-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium331320.394
61226Atlanta Braves1254481.35230.5515696-18113-4831-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium371720.459