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Baseball on Tuesday, May 17, 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
Boston Red Sox2California Angels6BoxWayne Simpson (3-3)Fergie Jenkins (4-3)CAL  J Remy (1)Bobby Bonds (18.3)
Toronto Blue Jays3Milwaukee Brewers1BoxJesse Jefferson (1-3)Moose Haas (3-2)NoneRon Fairly (23.4)
Cleveland Indians4Minnesota Twins10BoxTom Burgmeier (5-1)Pat Dobson (0-4)MIN  R Carew (3)Butch Wynegar (31.3)
New York Yankees5Oakland Athletics2BoxSparky Lyle (2-1)Dave Giusti (0-2)OAK  D Allen (5), M Sanguillen (2)Dick Allen (44.7)
Baltimore Orioles2Seattle Mariners10BoxEnrique Romo (1-2)Rudy May (4-4)BAL  D DeCinces (6)  SEA  S Jutze (2), C Lopez (2), B Stein (4)Skip Jutze (20.9)
Detroit Tigers1Texas Rangers3BoxDoyle Alexander (5-1)Dave Rozema (3-1)NoneWillie Horton (19.6)
Montreal Expos6Atlanta Braves9BoxPhil Niekro (1-7)Bill Atkinson (2-1)ATL  J Burroughs (9), G Matthews (4), B Pocoroba (2)Warren Cromartie (50.6)
San Diego Padres6Chicago Cubs23BoxBill Bonham (5-2)Tom Griffin (3-2)CHN  L Biittner 2 (2), G Clines (2), J Morales (3), B Murcer (6), S Ontiveros (2), D Rosello (1)  SDN  B Valentine (1)Larry Biittner (24.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Cincinnati Reds0BoxJohn Candelaria (5-0)Jack Billingham (4-3)PIT  W Stargell (7)Ed Ott (12.8)
St. Louis Cardinals2Houston Astros5BoxKen Forsch (4-2)Eric Rasmussen (2-5)HOU  E Cabell (2), C Johnson 2 (8)Cliff Johnson (33.5)
San Francisco Giants1New York Mets8BoxJerry Koosman (3-4)John Montefusco (2-6)NYN  J Koosman (1), E Kranepool (3)Ed Kranepool (36.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers6Philadelphia Phillies4BoxDon Sutton (6-0)Larry Christenson (3-4)LAN  R Cey (13), S Garvey (7)  PHI  J Johnstone (1)Steve Garvey (30.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees1914.576--1581209-910-5W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1713.5671.5104977-610-7L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1814.5620.51581509-89-6L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1718.4863.01281358-109-8L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1520.4295.01481685-1110-9W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1419.4245.01431749-115-8L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians1220.3756.51321866-106-10L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins2411.686--19913313-811-3W5Game Log
Chicago White Sox2012.6252.518014312-98-3L1Game Log
Texas Rangers1714.5485.012211811-56-9W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1716.5156.01641327-310-13L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1718.4867.01451765-1012-8L1Game Log
California Angels1620.4448.51771577-119-9W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1327.32513.51572263-1410-13W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates239.719--15611611-412-5W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs2111.6562.017513610-511-6W6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals2013.6063.516612410-710-6L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1714.5485.51461339-78-7L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1317.4339.01091307-76-10L7Game Log
New York Mets1221.36411.51191227-105-11W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers278.771--20112916-411-4W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds1419.42412.01491517-117-8L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1420.41212.51121409-95-11L2Game Log
Houston Astros1420.41212.51201535-109-10W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1424.36814.51772189-105-14L5Game Log
Atlanta Braves1124.31416.01412193-138-11W2Game Log

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