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Baseball on Friday, April 30, 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
Oakland Athletics11Baltimore Orioles1BoxMike Torrez (3-3)Jim Palmer (3-3)OAK  S Bando (3)Billy Williams (14.4)
Detroit Tigers4Chicago White Sox8BoxTerry Forster (1-0)Ray Bare (1-1)CHA  J Orta (1)  DET  W Horton (5)Bucky Dent (20.7)
California Angels2Cleveland Indians5BoxJim Kern (1-0)Dick Drago (0-2)CAL  B Bonds (2)  CLE  G Hendrick (3)Buddy Bell (27.0)
New York Yankees5Kansas City Royals3BoxCatfish Hunter (2-3)Paul Splittorff (1-3)NYA  T Munson (3)Mickey Rivers (40.0)
Boston Red Sox5Texas Rangers6BoxJim Umbarger (2-1)Fergie Jenkins (1-3)TEX  T Grieve (3)John Ellis (34.1)
Montreal Expos2Cincinnati Reds7BoxGary Nolan (2-1)Dan Warthen (0-2)CIN  J Bench 2 (4)  MON  E Valentine (2)Dave Concepcion (12.8)
St. Louis Cardinals1Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxRick Rhoden (2-0)John Curtis (1-2)LAN  S Yeager (2)Steve Yeager (20.0)
Houston Astros1New York Mets3BoxJon Matlack (3-0)Joe Niekro (1-4)NoneFelix Millan (16.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates4San Diego Padres3BoxJim Rooker (2-1)Dan Spillner (0-4)PIT  D Parker (2), R Stennett (1)Rennie Stennett (20.3)
Chicago Cubs5San Francisco Giants2BoxRick Reuschel (1-1)Ed Halicki (2-3)NoneVon Joshua (16.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees103.769--76475-15-2W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers93.7500.547325-14-2W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers76.5383.066474-43-2L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians76.5383.064504-33-3W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox67.4624.063542-44-3L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles69.4005.036592-54-4L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers96.600--54481-28-4W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics98.5291.074776-63-2W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox57.4172.556623-42-3W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals57.4172.544542-33-4L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins59.3573.539732-63-3L2Game Log
California Angels512.2945.058742-63-6L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets137.650--97626-67-1W7Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies86.5713.091815-13-5W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates88.5003.064724-54-3W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs910.4743.5991126-53-5W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals810.4444.070844-64-4L2Game Log
Montreal Expos611.3535.567833-63-5L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds107.588--119874-46-3W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers109.5261.073613-67-3W7Game Log
Houston Astros1110.5242.082992-59-5L1Game Log
San Diego Padres910.4742.085734-45-6L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves89.4712.065764-64-3L4Game Log
San Francisco Giants710.4123.067893-54-5L5Game Log

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