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Baseball on Tuesday, August 17, 1976

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox1Chicago White Sox2Box G1Clay Carroll (4-4)Tom Murphy (3-6)NonePat Kelly (37.7)
Boston Red Sox11Chicago White Sox7Box G2Dick Pole (5-5)Blue Moon Odom (2-2)BOS  B Montgomery (2)Bob Montgomery (31.2)
California Angels2Detroit Tigers3BoxMark Fidrych (14-4)Frank Tanana (14-9)CAL  R Jackson (6)  DET  B Kimm (1)Bruce Kimm (20.8)
Cleveland Indians3Kansas City Royals4BoxMark Littell (7-3)Dave LaRoche (1-4)NoneFrank White (36.4)
Oakland Athletics5Milwaukee Brewers4BoxPaul Lindblad (6-4)Eduardo Rodriguez (4-9)MIL  S Lezcano (6)Billy North (32.1)
Baltimore Orioles10Minnesota Twins3BoxRudy May (9-9)Tom Johnson (1-1)BAL  L May (22)Lee May (26.6)
Texas Rangers1New York Yankees2BoxDoyle Alexander (8-8)Tommy Boggs (0-3)NYA  O Gamble (12), G Nettles (19)Mike Hargrove (15.4)
Atlanta Braves3Cincinnati Reds2BoxAdrian Devine (2-3)Manny Sarmiento (2-1)ATL  J Royster (5)Tom Paciorek (31.1)
Chicago Cubs1Houston Astros8BoxJ.R. Richard (14-12)Steve Stone (3-5)CHN  R Monday (22)Jose Cruz (19.4)
New York Mets3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxRick Rhoden (11-1)Jon Matlack (12-7)NYN  J Milner (13)Ellie Rodriguez (22.8)
Montreal Expos3Philadelphia Phillies11BoxTom Underwood (8-3)Steve Rogers (5-11)PHI  G Luzinski (18)Jay Johnstone (22.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates6San Francisco Giants7BoxGary Lavelle (5-5)Bob Moose (3-7)PIT  R Hebner (5), R Zisk (15)  SFN  G Thomasson (5)Richie Hebner (44.4)
San Diego Padres4St. Louis Cardinals9BoxJohn Denny (7-6)Brent Strom (10-13)NoneKeith Hernandez (18.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees7145.612--53941738-2033-25W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6154.5309.543542934-2427-30W5Game Log
Cleveland Indians5760.48714.546446727-3330-27L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5660.48315.045351428-3128-29W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5561.47416.048348827-3628-25W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5162.45118.541645122-3529-27L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals7245.615--55842029-2443-21W4Game Log
Oakland Athletics6554.5468.053546325-3440-20W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5761.48315.550854226-3131-30L2Game Log
Texas Rangers5662.47516.546948425-3331-29L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox5068.42422.543253424-3626-32L1Game Log
California Angels5069.42023.040248524-3526-34L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7541.647--58040337-1739-23W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6453.54711.552050232-2332-30L1Game Log
New York Mets6159.50816.045240430-3131-28L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5567.45123.047858826-3729-30L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5065.43524.544947825-3125-34W1Game Log
Montreal Expos4172.36332.538251821-3620-36L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds7644.633--67746742-2134-23L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6454.54211.045243929-3135-23W2Game Log
San Diego Padres6063.48817.545750826-3734-26L1Game Log
Houston Astros6063.48817.549152225-3434-30W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5664.46720.047749730-3026-34W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5269.43024.544153024-3928-30W2Game Log

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