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Baseball on Wednesday, August 04, 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 Athletics5Chicago White Sox0BoxPaul Mitchell (8-5)Ken Brett (6-6)NoneDon Baylor (9.8)
Baltimore Orioles0Cleveland Indians3BoxRick Waits (5-5)Jim Palmer (14-10)NoneBoog Powell (12.5)
Boston Red Sox4Detroit Tigers1BoxFergie Jenkins (11-8)Vern Ruhle (6-9)BOS  C Cooper (9), F Lynn (7)  DET  J Thompson (16)Butch Hobson (21.3)
Minnesota Twins2Kansas City Royals4BoxAl Fitzmorris (13-7)Dave Goltz (9-10)NoneBuck Martinez (24.4)
New York Yankees3Milwaukee Brewers4Box G1Bill Travers (13-8)Catfish Hunter (12-11)MIL  S Lezcano (5)  NYA  T Munson (11)Thurman Munson (19.6)
New York Yankees7Milwaukee Brewers2Box G2Ken Holtzman (9-7)Jim Slaton (12-9)NYA  C Chambliss (13)Chris Chambliss (19.9)
California Angels9Texas Rangers6BoxNolan Ryan (9-13)Nelson Briles (7-8)CAL  T Solaita (3)Terry Humphrey (29.8)
San Diego Padres0Atlanta Braves1BoxDick Ruthven (12-9)Randy Jones (18-6)NoneRod Gilbreath (11.0)
Philadelphia Phillies7Chicago Cubs5BoxGene Garber (7-2)Joe Coleman (2-10)PHI  T McCarver (1), M Schmidt 2 (29)Mike Schmidt (37.1)
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxJ.R. Richard (13-11)Doug Rau (10-8)NoneEnos Cabell (9.4)
Montreal Expos0New York Mets4BoxJerry Koosman (13-7)Don Carrithers (5-7)NoneJerry Grote (22.2)
St. Louis Cardinals1Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxDave Giusti (2-3)Mike Wallace (2-2)SLN  B Forsch (1)Bob Robertson (44.6)
Cincinnati Reds1San Francisco Giants4BoxJohn Montefusco (11-9)Gary Nolan (10-6)SFN  G Matthews (13)Gary Thomasson (12.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6440.615--47735833-1731-23W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5251.50511.542440627-2725-24W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5252.50012.037539329-2423-28L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox4955.47115.043344023-3026-25W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4855.46615.539945627-2921-26L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4656.45117.037841519-3027-26L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals6340.612--47737826-2237-18W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5552.51410.046442224-3331-19W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5452.50910.546747024-2730-25L2Game Log
Texas Rangers4954.47614.042144021-2628-28L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4658.44217.538145423-3123-27L2Game Log
California Angels4760.43918.036843223-3024-30W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7035.667--53236535-1536-19W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5847.55212.046545228-2230-25W1Game Log
New York Mets5455.49518.041536227-2927-26W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs4661.43025.041552120-3526-26L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4459.42725.039242723-3021-29L1Game Log
Montreal Expos3663.36431.033446021-3515-28L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds6939.639--62342635-1834-21L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5947.5579.041940225-2834-19L1Game Log
Houston Astros5753.51813.043245923-2933-25W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5159.46419.039746221-3330-26L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves4859.44920.544546026-2922-30W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4762.43122.540447720-3227-30W1Game Log

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