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Baseball on Wednesday, April 27, 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
New York Yankees4Baltimore Orioles3BoxSparky Lyle (1-1)Dennis Martinez (0-2)BAL  D DeCinces (4)  NYA  C Chambliss (4)Willie Randolph (31.6)
Oakland Athletics7California Angels5BoxRick Langford (2-0)Paul Hartzell (1-2)CAL  R Jackson (2)  OAK  M Sanguillen (1), E Williams (4)Manny Sanguillen (34.4)
Toronto Blue Jays6Cleveland Indians5BoxMike Willis (1-0)Jim Kern (0-1)CLE  A Thornton (2)  TOR  D Ault (5), B Bailor (2), R Fairly (1)Bill Melton (51.4)
Chicago White Sox9Detroit Tigers10BoxFernando Arroyo (1-2)Bruce Dal Canton (0-1)CHA  O Gamble (2), C Lemon (2), E Soderholm (5), R Stillman (2), R Zisk (7)  DET  M May (1), J Thompson (4)Jason Thompson (58.1)
Texas Rangers5Kansas City Royals0BoxBert Blyleven (2-2)Dennis Leonard (1-1)TEX  J Beniquez (1)Juan Beniquez (26.7)
Boston Red Sox2Milwaukee Brewers4BoxBill Castro (3-0)Reggie Cleveland (1-2)BOS  C Fisk (1)Sixto Lezcano (24.6)
Seattle Mariners3Minnesota Twins5BoxTom Johnson (3-0)Tommy Moore (1-1)NoneLarry Hisle (25.6)
Cincinnati Reds3Atlanta Braves1BoxPat Zachry (2-2)Dick Ruthven (3-2)NoneJohnny Bench (11.6)
St. Louis Cardinals21Chicago Cubs3BoxJohn Denny (5-0)Mike Krukow (0-2)CHN  J Cardenal (1)  SLN  M Anderson (1)Ted Simmons (11.7)
Montreal Expos3New York Mets2BoxSteve Rogers (1-1)Jerry Koosman (1-2)MON  E Valentine (5)Ellis Valentine (24.4)
Philadelphia Phillies3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxBruce Kison (2-1)Wayne Twitchell (0-3)PHI  D Johnson (1)Bill Robinson (11.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers7San Diego Padres6BoxDoug Rau (3-0)Tom Griffin (1-1)LAN  D Baker (3), R Cey (8)  SDN  G Hendrick (2), D Winfield (2)Dusty Baker (26.2)
Houston Astros2San Francisco Giants3BoxRandy Moffitt (1-1)J.R. Richard (1-2)SFN  D Evans (3)Darrell Evans (61.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers105.667--53445-35-2W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles87.5332.052444-24-5L1Game Log
New York Yankees99.5002.582706-53-4W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays99.5002.580833-56-4W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox79.4373.576825-52-4L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers711.3894.5781015-62-5W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians410.2865.566853-41-6L7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics127.632--98983-39-4W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins127.632--103728-64-1W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox106.6251.585795-65-0L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals107.5881.0107706-14-6L1Game Log
Texas Rangers88.5002.551666-22-6W1Game Log
California Angels812.4004.51111013-65-6L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners714.3336.0771241-46-10L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates96.600--68635-34-3W5Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals107.5881.089707-43-3W1Game Log
Montreal Expos86.5710.553543-25-4W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs77.5001.554663-24-5L1Game Log
New York Mets69.4003.056563-33-6L4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies59.3573.556623-42-5L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers143.824--1156810-14-2W5Game Log
San Francisco Giants88.5005.558657-41-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves810.4446.5801142-46-6L5Game Log
Houston Astros710.4127.061771-46-6L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds710.4127.088805-62-4W3Game Log
San Diego Padres812.4007.5971006-52-7L4Game Log

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