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Baseball on Sunday, May 08, 1977

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Seattle Mariners4Baltimore Orioles6BoxJim Palmer (5-1)Dick Pole (0-1)BAL  P Kelly (5), E Murray (6)Pat Kelly (28.9)
California Angels3Boston Red Sox4BoxJim Willoughby (2-0)Gary Ross (0-2)BOS  D Evans (6)Terry Humphrey (29.8)
Chicago White Sox8Cleveland Indians3BoxSteve Stone (2-3)Al Fitzmorris (2-3)CHA  O Gamble (4)  CLE  A Thornton (3)Oscar Gamble (23.2)
Milwaukee Brewers7Detroit Tigers4BoxMoose Haas (2-1)Vern Ruhle (3-3)MIL  D Thomas (1)Robin Yount (32.8)
Oakland Athletics5New York Yankees10BoxMike Torrez (5-1)Dock Ellis (1-4)NYA  T Munson (5), G Nettles (4)  OAK  W Gross (8), M Page (7)Graig Nettles (16.5)
Kansas City Royals2Texas Rangers5BoxBert Blyleven (4-2)Marty Pattin (0-1)TEX  W Horton 2 (5)Willie Horton (17.9)
Minnesota Twins5Toronto Blue Jays4BoxDave Goltz (1-2)Jesse Jefferson (0-3)NoneButch Wynegar (19.9)
Atlanta Braves3Chicago Cubs6BoxBill Bonham (3-2)Max Leon (0-1)NoneBobby Murcer (16.9)
Cincinnati Reds4Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxOdell Jones (1-1)Fred Norman (1-2)CIN  J Bench (4)  PIT  P Garner (3), B Robinson (2)Fernando Gonzalez (37.0)
New York Mets2San Francisco Giants4Box G1Jim Barr (5-2)Nino Espinosa (2-2)NoneMarc Hill (24.1)
New York Mets0San Francisco Giants10Box G2John Curtis (1-0)Jon Matlack (1-4)NoneJohn Curtis (7.4)
Houston Astros1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxBuddy Schultz (1-0)Mark Lemongello (0-4)NoneBake McBride (19.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees1610.615--132886-510-5W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles149.6091.584634-210-7W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1511.5771.0102988-77-4W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1411.5601.51261195-59-6W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1217.4145.51171384-88-9L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1015.4005.51071436-84-7L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians816.3337.01061355-63-10L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins1810.643--14910612-76-3W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1610.6151.014212510-86-2W3Game Log
Texas Rangers1310.5652.599939-34-7W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1512.5562.51481107-38-9L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1414.5004.01271555-109-4L3Game Log
California Angels1017.3707.51311295-115-6L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners922.29010.51061743-126-10L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates177.708--1361028-39-4W8Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals169.6401.5124858-58-4W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1310.5653.5105994-49-6W4Game Log
Montreal Expos1210.5454.085867-65-4W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1112.4785.51051069-72-5W1Game Log
New York Mets1016.3858.093977-103-6L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers225.815--1649811-111-4L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1215.44410.0971097-45-11W2Game Log
Houston Astros1116.40711.0951235-106-6L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1015.40011.01211205-95-6L4Game Log
San Diego Padres1119.36712.51391596-55-14L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves819.29614.01031832-106-9L14Game Log

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