Baseball on Friday, April 16, 1976

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Detroit Tigers5California Angels6BoxJim Brewer (1-0)Steve Grilli (0-1)NoneRusty Staub (38.9)
Cleveland Indians3Kansas City Royals5BoxSteve Mingori (1-0)Fritz Peterson (0-1)CLE  A Ashby (1)  KCA  B Martinez (1)Alan Ashby (18.5)
Milwaukee Brewers3Texas Rangers1BoxJim Colborn (1-0)Jim Umbarger (1-1)NoneMike Hargrove (9.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Atlanta Braves3BoxDick Ruthven (2-0)Tommy John (0-1)ATL  D Evans (1)Darrell Evans (27.1)
San Francisco Giants14Cincinnati Reds7BoxJim Barr (1-0)Pat Darcy (1-1)SFN  B Murcer (2)Bobby Murcer (15.9)
San Diego Padres1Houston Astros4BoxJoe Niekro (1-1)Dave Wehrmeister (0-1)SDN  J Grubb (1)Cesar Cedeno (21.8)
New York Mets1Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxDoc Medich (1-0)Mickey Lolich (0-2)NYN  J Milner (2)John Milner (17.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees41.800--30173-11-0W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers31.7500.516102-01-1W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles23.4002.09170-02-3L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox24.3332.523261-21-2L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers12.3332.0881-10-1L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians13.2502.514201-20-1L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox31.750--18112-11-0W1Game Log
Texas Rangers52.7141.522130-05-2L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics33.5001.025233-30-0L3Game Log
California Angels34.4291.533402-11-3W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals23.4001.519230-12-2W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins24.3332.017261-31-1L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates501.000--39152-03-0W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs42.6671.531322-12-1L1Game Log
New York Mets34.4293.030311-32-1L1Game Log
Montreal Expos23.4003.019231-21-1W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies13.2503.520231-10-2L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals14.2004.020350-21-2L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Atlanta Braves42.667--23222-12-1W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds42.667--51401-13-1L2Game Log
Houston Astros43.5710.531380-34-0W4Game Log
San Diego Padres33.5001.022192-11-2L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants33.5001.028251-32-0W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers05.0003.513240-30-2L5Game Log

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