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Baseball on Tuesday, August 16, 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
Minnesota Twins5Baltimore Orioles6BoxDennis Martinez (11-6)Tom Johnson (12-5)BAL  L May (20)Lee May (52.9)
Kansas City Royals3Boston Red Sox5BoxBill Campbell (12-7)Doug Bird (8-4)BOS  B Hobson (23)Butch Hobson (43.9)
Oakland Athletics7Cleveland Indians3BoxVida Blue (11-15)Dennis Eckersley (11-10)CLE  A Thornton (21)  OAK  M Sanguillen (4), J Tabb 2 (3)Jerry Tabb (22.4)
Seattle Mariners3Detroit Tigers2BoxGlenn Abbott (10-7)Jack Morris (1-1)DET  J Thompson (22)  SEA  B Stinson (7)Bob Stinson (36.2)
Texas Rangers11Milwaukee Brewers3BoxDoyle Alexander (13-7)Moose Haas (8-8)MIL  C Cooper (14), D Money (20)  TEX  M Hargrove (9)Claudell Washington (16.9)
Chicago White Sox10New York Yankees11BoxKen Clay (1-3)Randy Wiles (1-1)CHA  J Spencer 2 (17)  NYA  C Chambliss (13), R White (11)Oscar Gamble (63.3)
California Angels7Toronto Blue Jays2BoxPaul Hartzell (6-7)Jeff Byrd (2-6)CAL  B Bonds (30), T Solaita (10)  TOR  R Fairly (15)Gil Flores (38.9)
Houston Astros4Atlanta Braves1BoxMark Lemongello (5-13)Dick Ruthven (4-9)ATL  D Ruthven (1)Rob Sperring (13.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates5Chicago Cubs6BoxGuillermo Hernandez (6-4)Larry Demery (5-4)PIT  B Robinson 2 (20)Greg Gross (56.6)
San Diego Padres1Cincinnati Reds5BoxTom Seaver (13-5)Bob Owchinko (5-8)CIN  D Driessen (15), P Rose (9)Ken Griffey (42.6)
San Francisco Giants2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxLance Rautzhan (2-1)Randy Moffitt (3-6)SFN  D Thomas (5)Manny Mota (48.0)
Philadelphia Phillies7Montreal Expos5BoxWarren Brusstar (4-2)Joe Kerrigan (2-4)MON  A Dawson (13)Davey Johnson (47.4)
New York Mets5St. Louis Cardinals1BoxPat Zachry (6-12)Tom Underwood (7-8)NoneBud Harrelson (19.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7044.614--61651934-2236-22W5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6849.5813.548947930-2738-22W1Game Log
New York Yankees6750.5734.560948727-3140-19W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers5462.46617.051351224-3430-28L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5364.45318.550556626-3427-30L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5270.42622.048658323-3929-31L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4075.34830.544059518-3722-38L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins6851.571--67456430-3338-18L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6650.5691.564658129-2837-22L3Game Log
Texas Rangers6650.5691.554546836-2230-28W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6451.5572.057450130-2834-23L3Game Log
California Angels5858.5008.551849027-3131-27W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners4972.40520.047362925-3624-36W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4473.37623.042353719-3925-34W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7244.621--60448528-3044-14W13Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6950.5804.556851424-3545-15L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6750.5735.554853828-2838-23W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6554.5468.554047926-3339-21L3Game Log
Montreal Expos5266.44121.048455727-3526-30L1Game Log
New York Mets4969.41524.042946821-3928-30W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7247.605--57243438-2434-23W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6158.51311.061156424-3437-24W3Game Log
Houston Astros5763.47515.547650025-3432-29W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5566.45518.051555127-3328-33L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5370.43121.055163728-3525-35L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves4176.35030.048265312-4529-31L4Game Log

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