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Baseball on Sunday, April 17, 1977

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
Seattle Mariners11California Angels7BoxMike Kekich (1-0)Sid Monge (0-1)CAL  B Bonds (4)  SEA  D Meyer (1), L Stanton (1)Leroy Stanton (32.3)
Toronto Blue Jays2Chicago White Sox4BoxKen Brett (2-1)Bill Singer (0-2)TOR  D Ault (4)Jorge Orta (17.2)
Boston Red Sox4Cleveland Indians1Box G1Reggie Cleveland (1-0)Al Fitzmorris (0-1)CLE  A Thornton (1)Andre Thornton (17.4)
Boston Red Sox5Cleveland Indians10Box G2Jim Bibby (1-0)Tom Murphy (0-1)BOS  B Hobson (1)  CLE  F Kendall (1)Paul Dade (23.2)
Detroit Tigers5Kansas City Royals6BoxLarry Gura (1-0)Dave Roberts (1-2)DET  R Staub (2)  KCA  J Mayberry (2)Ron LeFlore (25.4)
New York Yankees0Milwaukee Brewers2BoxBill Travers (1-2)Dock Ellis (0-1)MIL  R Yount (1)Robin Yount (13.8)
Oakland Athletics2Minnesota Twins10BoxMike Pazik (1-0)Jim Umbarger (0-2)MIN  G Borgmann (1)Rod Carew (17.1)
Baltimore Orioles5Texas Rangers0Box G1Jim Palmer (2-1)Bert Blyleven (1-1)BAL  B Smith (1)Lee May (14.8)
Baltimore Orioles6Texas Rangers1Box G2Ross Grimsley (1-1)Gaylord Perry (1-1)NoneAl Bumbry (14.0)
Houston Astros4Atlanta Braves5BoxMike Marshall (1-0)Ken Forsch (2-1)HOU  C Johnson (3)Cliff Johnson (23.8)
Philadelphia Phillies1Montreal Expos2BoxWill McEnaney (1-1)Gene Garber (0-2)MON  E Valentine (3)Ellis Valentine (27.0)
Chicago Cubs0New York Mets6BoxTom Seaver (3-0)Bill Bonham (1-1)NYN  D Kingman (3)Dave Kingman (17.2)
Cincinnati Reds4San Diego Padres1BoxPat Zachry (1-1)Bob Shirley (1-1)NoneJoe Morgan (14.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers7San Francisco Giants6BoxCharlie Hough (2-0)Randy Moffitt (0-1)LAN  R Cey (2), S Garvey (2)  SFN  D Evans (2)Darrell Evans (58.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxJohn Denny (3-0)Jerry Reuss (0-2)SLN  T Simmons (2)Ted Simmons (29.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers62.750--23142-14-1W4Game Log
Cleveland Indians43.5711.546363-11-2W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays55.5002.041410-35-2L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles34.4292.516163-10-3W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers37.3004.041603-40-3L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox25.2863.535512-30-2L1Game Log
New York Yankees26.2504.022261-41-2L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox62.750--35281-25-0W5Game Log
Oakland Athletics73.7001.049461-26-1L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals53.6251.050323-02-3W1Game Log
Texas Rangers43.5711.517223-01-3L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins55.5002.052353-42-1W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners57.4173.044681-24-5W1Game Log
California Angels57.4173.062583-62-1L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals63.667--44365-11-2W1Game Log
Montreal Expos43.5711.022272-22-1W2Game Log
New York Mets54.5561.037342-13-3W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates44.5001.533342-12-3L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs44.5001.532323-21-2L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies16.1434.025301-20-4L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers72.778--60383-04-2W5Game Log
Houston Astros54.5562.030330-35-1L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves54.5562.041392-43-0W3Game Log
Cincinnati Reds46.4003.547502-42-2W1Game Log
San Diego Padres46.4003.544492-22-4L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants36.3334.032453-30-3L3Game Log

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