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Baseball on Wednesday, August 24, 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
Chicago White Sox5Baltimore Orioles10BoxScott McGregor (2-2)Steve Stone (13-9)NoneLee May (32.4)
Texas Rangers3Boston Red Sox0Box G1Gaylord Perry (11-10)Mike Paxton (6-4)NoneBump Wills (14.2)
Texas Rangers6Boston Red Sox3Box G2Len Barker (2-1)Reggie Cleveland (8-7)BOS  C Yastrzemski (22)  TEX  J Mason (1), C Washington (10)Jim Mason (29.3)
Cleveland Indians5California Angels3Box G1Al Fitzmorris (6-7)Nolan Ryan (17-12)NoneThad Bosley (26.9)
Cleveland Indians2California Angels5Box G2Ken Brett (11-9)Rick Waits (7-5)CLE  A Thornton (24)Mario Guerrero (16.6)
Kansas City Royals4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxDoug Bird (10-4)Lary Sorensen (4-7)MIL  S Bando (15)John Wathan (49.6)
Minnesota Twins1New York Yankees11BoxCatfish Hunter (9-7)Pete Redfern (5-9)NYA  C Chambliss (15), B Dent (8), M Rivers (9), R White (13)Chris Chambliss (34.7)
Detroit Tigers1Oakland Athletics3Box G1Vida Blue (12-15)Dave Rozema (14-5)OAK  J Tabb (4)Marty Perez (15.8)
Detroit Tigers5Oakland Athletics6Box G2Doug Bair (2-2)John Hiller (5-13)OAK  J Newman (3), J Tyrone (4)Jeff Newman (27.8)
Toronto Blue Jays7Seattle Mariners0Box G1Jerry Garvin (9-13)Dick Pole (7-11)TOR  R Fairly (16), D Rader (16), H Torres (5)Ron Fairly (13.2)
Toronto Blue Jays9Seattle Mariners3Box G2Jesse Jefferson (8-13)Glenn Abbott (10-9)SEA  L Stanton (19)  TOR  D Rader (17)Ron Fairly (27.2)
Chicago Cubs3Atlanta Braves4BoxDon Collins (3-9)Guillermo Hernandez (7-5)ATL  W Montanez (17), R Office (3)  CHN  G Gross (2), S Ontiveros (9)Steve Ontiveros (25.3)
New York Mets4Cincinnati Reds11BoxDoug Capilla (6-5)Jon Matlack (6-15)CIN  G Foster (42), J Morgan (19)  NYN  M Vail (8)Johnny Bench (14.3)
Philadelphia Phillies1Houston Astros3BoxJoe Niekro (9-5)Larry Christenson (12-6)PHI  J Martin (5)Joe Ferguson (10.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxTommy John (15-5)Rich Gossage (9-9)LAN  R Smith (23)Reggie Smith (48.7)
San Francisco Giants2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxJohn Urrea (6-3)Ed Halicki (11-10)SFN  D Thomas (6)Garry Templeton (26.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7451.592--65950933-3241-19W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7152.5772.052251032-3039-22W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7152.5772.064356935-2836-24L7Game Log
Detroit Tigers5966.47215.055454629-3630-30L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5868.46016.554159431-3627-32L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5675.42721.052462024-4032-35L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4579.36328.548162623-4122-38W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7251.585--62052533-2839-23W8Game Log
Texas Rangers7154.5682.058250338-2233-32W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins7255.5672.071059830-3442-21L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6954.5613.067161731-3138-23L2Game Log
California Angels6063.48812.053651527-3133-32W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5179.39224.549768826-3725-42L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics4777.37925.544456419-3928-38W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7846.629--64252231-3247-14L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7154.5687.557956828-2942-26L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates7255.5677.559654425-3647-19L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7155.5638.057450026-3345-22W3Game Log
Montreal Expos5868.46021.053558229-3530-32W5Game Log
New York Mets5175.40528.044450421-4130-34L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7551.595--59945740-2835-23W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6661.5209.565059128-3438-27W1Game Log
Houston Astros5869.45717.549953525-4033-29W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5870.45318.053457830-3728-33L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5673.43420.557766731-3825-35L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4481.35230.551569613-4831-33W1Game Log

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