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Baseball on Sunday, August 07, 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
Baltimore Orioles3California Angels6BoxDave LaRoche (7-4)Jim Palmer (12-10)CAL  B Bonds (26)Rance Mulliniks (43.4)
Texas Rangers4Detroit Tigers1BoxDock Ellis (6-9)Fernando Arroyo (6-11)NoneTom Grieve (15.1)
Chicago White Sox2Kansas City Royals3BoxMarty Pattin (4-2)Ken Kravec (7-3)CHA  O Gamble (20)Oscar Gamble (32.7)
Toronto Blue Jays2Milwaukee Brewers6Box G1Lary Sorensen (3-5)Jerry Garvin (7-13)MIL  S Brye (5)Steve Brye (32.9)
Toronto Blue Jays5Milwaukee Brewers7Box G2Moose Haas (8-7)Jim Clancy (1-2)NoneRoy Howell (17.0)
Cleveland Indians1Minnesota Twins11BoxDave Goltz (14-6)Dennis Eckersley (10-9)MIN  M Cubbage (6)Mike Cubbage (23.4)
Boston Red Sox5Oakland Athletics2BoxRick Wise (8-4)Rick Langford (7-13)BOS  B Carbo (12), F Lynn (13)Bernie Carbo (28.0)
New York Yankees7Seattle Mariners1BoxMike Torrez (11-10)John Montague (5-10)NYA  P Blair (3)Graig Nettles (12.4)
Montreal Expos2Atlanta Braves6BoxDick Ruthven (4-8)Jackie Brown (8-9)ATL  R Gilbreath (5)  MON  J Morales (1)Willie Montanez (13.8)
San Diego Padres8Chicago Cubs6Box G1Bob Owchinko (5-7)Mike Krukow (7-9)CHN  B Buckner (6), B Murcer (18)  SDN  D Kingman (18), G Tenace (11)Dave Kingman (27.5)
San Diego Padres4Chicago Cubs9Box G2Steve Renko (2-1)Bob Shirley (6-14)CHN  J Cardenal (3), S Swisher (4)  SDN  G Richards (3), J Turner (7)Steve Swisher (10.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Cincinnati Reds6BoxMario Soto (2-1)Jim Rooker (9-6)NoneAl Oliver (15.7)
St. Louis Cardinals5Houston Astros2BoxJohn Urrea (4-3)Dan Larson (0-6)SLN  K Reitz (12)Joe Ferguson (33.4)
San Francisco Giants7New York Mets4BoxJohn Montefusco (5-9)Bob Apodaca (3-5)NYN  L Randle (4)Gary Alexander (43.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxSteve Carlton (16-6)Don Sutton (10-6)PHI  G Maddox (10)Garry Maddox (18.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6443.598--56448934-2230-21W10Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6147.5653.543943630-2731-20L3Game Log
New York Yankees6049.5505.054445927-3133-18W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4859.44916.046047824-3424-25L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4962.44117.044651421-3228-30W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4660.43417.544852724-3222-28L4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3870.35226.540855518-3720-33L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago White Sox6344.589--59252128-2435-20L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6547.5802.562952127-2938-18W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals6145.5751.554045327-2434-21W5Game Log
Texas Rangers6047.5613.048342835-2125-26W1Game Log
California Angels5254.49110.546142521-2731-27W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners4864.42917.544655624-2824-36L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4266.38921.539549317-3225-34L9Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs6544.596--51748927-2637-19W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6444.5930.554145923-3041-14W5Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6248.5643.552748624-3438-14L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6150.5505.052245324-3237-18W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5059.45915.045651026-3025-28L2Game Log
New York Mets4662.42618.539942919-3427-28L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6743.609--54341238-2429-19L4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5554.50511.557854020-3035-24W2Game Log
Houston Astros5260.46416.042946820-3132-29L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5061.45017.547351126-3224-29W2Game Log
San Diego Padres4866.42121.051760227-3221-34L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4069.36726.546560811-4029-29W2Game Log

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