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Baseball on Saturday, April 17, 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
Chicago White Sox1Boston Red Sox7BoxLuis Tiant (2-0)Rich Gossage (1-1)BOS  R Petrocelli (1), J Rice (1)Jim Rice (34.6)
Detroit Tigers2California Angels0BoxDave Roberts (1-0)Gary Ross (0-1)DET  B Freehan (1), A Rodriguez (1)Bill Freehan (13.2)
Cleveland Indians3Kansas City Royals5BoxAl Fitzmorris (2-0)Dennis Eckersley (0-2)NoneTony Solaita (13.5)
Minnesota Twins0New York Yankees10BoxEd Figueroa (1-0)Jim Hughes (0-1)NYA  O Gamble (1), T Munson (2), M Rivers (1)Oscar Gamble (14.7)
Baltimore Orioles6Oakland Athletics1BoxJim Palmer (2-1)Mike Torrez (1-2)BAL  A Mora (1)Paul Blair (38.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Atlanta Braves1BoxDoug Rau (1-0)Carl Morton (0-2)NoneDoug Rau (26.4)
Philadelphia Phillies18Chicago Cubs16BoxTug McGraw (1-1)Darold Knowles (1-1)CHN  R Monday 2 (3), S Swisher (1)  PHI  B Boone (1), G Maddox (1), M Schmidt 4 (5)Steve Swisher (75.3)
San Francisco Giants0Cincinnati Reds11BoxFred Norman (2-0)Ed Halicki (0-2)CIN  G Foster (1), K Griffey (1), J Morgan (2)George Foster (14.4)
San Diego Padres4Houston Astros5BoxJ.R. Richard (2-1)Dan Spillner (0-2)HOU  C Cedeno (2)Cesar Cedeno (24.3)
New York Mets17Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJerry Koosman (1-0)Bruce Kison (1-1)NYN  D Kingman (5), E Kranepool (1)Bud Harrelson (18.4)
Montreal Expos3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxEric Rasmussen (1-1)Fred Scherman (1-1)MON  T Foli (1)Bake McBride (48.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees51.833--40173-12-0W5Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers31.7501.016102-01-1W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles33.5002.015181-02-3W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers22.5002.01082-10-1W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox34.4292.530271-22-2W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians14.2003.517251-30-1L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers52.714--22130-05-2L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox32.6001.019182-21-0L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals33.5001.524260-13-2W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics34.4292.026293-30-1L4Game Log
California Angels35.3752.533422-11-4L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins25.2863.017361-41-1L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates51.833--40322-03-1L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs43.5711.547502-12-2L2Game Log
New York Mets44.5002.047322-32-1W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies23.4002.538392-10-2W1Game Log
Montreal Expos24.3333.022271-31-1L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals24.3333.024380-22-2W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds52.714--62401-14-1W1Game Log
Houston Astros53.6250.536420-35-0W5Game Log
Atlanta Braves43.5711.024272-12-2L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants34.4292.028361-42-0L1Game Log
San Diego Padres34.4292.026242-21-2L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers15.1673.518251-30-2W1Game Log

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