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Thursday August 25,1977This 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 1977-08-25

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox6Baltimore Orioles4BoxDave HamiltonDennis MartinezLerrin LaGrow
Texas Rangers6Boston Red Sox9BoxJim WilloughbyDarold KnowlesBill Campbell
Kansas City Royals9Milwaukee Brewers6BoxPaul SplittorffJerry AugustineDoug Bird
Minnesota Twins4New York Yankees6BoxSparky LyleTom Johnson(none)
Chicago Cubs6Atlanta Braves8BoxDick RuthvenBill BonhamMike Davey
New York Mets2Cincinnati Reds3BoxFred NormanBob ApodacaPedro Borbon
Philadelphia Phillies5Houston Astros6BoxGene PentzRon ReedBo McLaughlin
Los Angeles Dodgers1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxJohn CandelariaDoug RauLarry Demery
San Francisco Giants4St. Louis Cardinals2BoxJohn MontefuscoButch MetzgerRandy Moffitt

Standings as of 1977-08-25

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1267551.595--66551315233-3242-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I362511.694
235Boston Red Sox1247252.5812.06525757735-2837-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park372512.676
346Baltimore Orioles1247153.5733.05265161032-3039-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium372611.703
4915Detroit Tigers1255966.47215.5554546829-3630-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium371522.405
51018Cleveland Indians1265868.46017.0541594-5331-3627-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium351322.371
61121Milwaukee Brewers1325676.42422.0530629-9924-4032-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium301119.367
71425Toronto Blue Jays1244579.36329.0481626-14523-4122-38W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium37928.243
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Kansas City Royals1247351.589--6295319834-2839-23W9T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium38299.763
258Chicago White Sox1247054.5653.06776215632-3138-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park382018.526
369Texas Rangers1267155.5633.05885127638-2333-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium362313.639
4711Minnesota Twins1287256.5633.071460411030-3542-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium331221.364
5814California Angels1236063.48812.55365152127-3133-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium391425.359
61223Seattle Mariners1305179.39225.0497688-19126-3725-42L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome321319.406
71324Oakland Athletics1244777.37926.0444564-12019-3928-38W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum371621.432
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Philadelphia Phillies1257847.624--64752811931-3347-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium372314.622
237Pittsburgh Pirates1287355.5706.55985455325-3648-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium342311.676
3410Chicago Cubs1267155.5637.5585576928-3042-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field361026.278
4512St. Louis Cardinals1277156.5598.05765047226-3345-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II351223.343
5817Montreal Expos1265868.46020.5535582-4729-3530-32W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium361719.472
61122New York Mets1275176.40228.0446507-6121-4230-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium351322.371
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers1277552.591--60045914140-2935-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium352312.657
2613Cincinnati Reds1286761.5238.56535936028-3439-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium342113.618
3716Houston Astros1285969.46116.5505540-3525-4034-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome342212.647
4919San Francisco Giants1295970.45717.0538580-4231-3728-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park331617.485
51020San Diego Padres1295673.43420.0577667-9031-3825-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium331320.394
61226Atlanta Braves1264581.35729.5523702-17913-4832-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium361620.444


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bruce DalcantonP35.071Released by White Sox. 
Jim UmbargerP24.189Purchased by Rangers from Athletics.