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Baseball on Monday, August 23, 1976

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
Oakland Athletics3Baltimore Orioles0BoxVida Blue (12-11)Mike Flanagan (0-4)OAK  S Bando (24), D Baylor (14)Sal Bando (14.7)
California Angels3Boston Red Sox7BoxBill Lee (2-4)Nolan Ryan (10-16)BOS  C Yastrzemski (17)Cecil Cooper (32.2)
Kansas City Royals3Cleveland Indians4BoxDennis Eckersley (9-10)Steve Mingori (3-4)CLE  R Fosse (1)Jamie Quirk (28.8)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers5BoxRay Bare (6-6)Rich Gossage (8-12)CHA  C Lemon (3), J Spencer (10)Ben Oglivie (18.7)
Minnesota Twins4New York Yankees9BoxKen Holtzman (11-8)Bill Singer (10-9)NYA  G Nettles (21)Thurman Munson (25.1)
Milwaukee Brewers6Texas Rangers2BoxEduardo Rodriguez (5-9)Jim Umbarger (8-10)MIL  G Scott (13), G Thomas (8)George Scott (26.7)
Philadelphia Phillies4Atlanta Braves2BoxJim Lonborg (14-8)Dick Ruthven (13-12)ATL  K Henderson (10)Dave Cash (44.5)
St. Louis Cardinals9Cincinnati Reds5BoxJohn Denny (8-6)Jack Billingham (11-9)CIN  J Morgan 2 (25)Lou Brock (17.5)
Montreal Expos3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxTommy John (7-8)Don Stanhouse (8-8)LAN  B Buckner (6)Steve Yeager (36.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates4San Diego Padres5BoxJerry Johnson (1-1)Jim Rooker (10-7)NoneLuis Melendez (35.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7348.603--57044738-2035-28W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6359.51610.546546636-2827-31L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6162.49613.048548530-3531-27W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5964.48015.048154928-3131-33W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5864.47515.550750927-3831-26W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5465.45418.043747423-3531-30W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7548.610--58244032-2643-22L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6757.5408.554947927-3740-20W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6263.49614.054557129-3333-30L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5866.46817.549151125-3433-32L2Game Log
California Angels5471.43222.043351428-3726-34L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5471.43222.046856824-3730-34L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8042.656--61142338-1743-24W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6756.54513.554552235-2632-30L1Game Log
New York Mets6361.50818.046741432-3331-28W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5466.45025.047949726-3128-35W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5669.44825.548759827-3929-30L1Game Log
Montreal Expos4177.34737.039954421-4120-36L9Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds8046.635--69948842-2138-25L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6955.55610.048145729-3140-24W1Game Log
San Diego Padres6166.48019.546752526-3835-28W1Game Log
Houston Astros6166.48019.550554426-3734-30L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5769.45223.049252431-3426-35L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants5571.43725.045755324-3931-32W3Game Log

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