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Baseball on Friday, August 12, 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
Oakland Athletics1Baltimore Orioles6BoxJim Palmer (13-10)Vida Blue (10-15)BAL  D DeCinces (12)Kiko Garcia (15.6)
Seattle Mariners2Boston Red Sox7BoxRick Wise (9-4)Paul Mitchell (0-4)BOS  J Rice (30)  SEA  B Stinson (6)Fred Lynn (16.8)
Milwaukee Brewers0Cleveland Indians2Box G1Dennis Eckersley (11-9)Lary Sorensen (3-6)NoneJim Norris (11.1)
Milwaukee Brewers4Cleveland Indians5Box G2Jim Kern (5-7)Bob McClure (2-1)CLE  A Thornton (19)Charlie Moore (43.2)
Minnesota Twins12Detroit Tigers11BoxTom Burgmeier (6-3)Fernando Arroyo (6-12)DET  T Fuentes (5), S Kemp (14), R Staub (15), J Thompson (21)  MIN  R Carew (11), M Cubbage (7)Mike Cubbage (23.8)
California Angels1New York Yankees10Box G1Catfish Hunter (7-7)Ken Brett (10-9)CAL  J Remy (3)  NYA  C Chambliss 2 (11), R White (10)Reggie Jackson (25.2)
California Angels3New York Yankees9Box G2Ed Figueroa (11-8)Mike Barlow (0-2)NYA  R Jackson 2 (21)Cliff Johnson (21.2)
Chicago White Sox7Texas Rangers10BoxDarold Knowles (5-1)Lerrin LaGrow (6-2)CHA  O Gamble (23), R Zisk (23)  TEX  M Hargrove (6), K Smith (1)Jim Sundberg (84.0)
Kansas City Royals9Toronto Blue Jays8BoxMarty Pattin (5-2)Dave Lemanczyk (10-10)KCA  H McRae (16)  TOR  D Ault (10)Freddie Patek (49.1)
Philadelphia Phillies10Chicago Cubs3BoxSteve Carlton (17-6)Rick Reuschel (15-5)PHI  S Carlton (1), T Hutton (2), J Johnstone (7), G Luzinski (30), T McCarver 2 (4)Greg Luzinski (24.9)
Atlanta Braves5Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDuane Theiss (1-1)Don Sutton (10-7)ATL  R Gilbreath (6)  LAN  D Baker (20)Rod Gilbreath (69.3)
New York Mets2Pittsburgh Pirates3Box G1Jim Rooker (10-6)Jerry Koosman (8-14)NoneJim Rooker (33.6)
New York Mets5Pittsburgh Pirates6Box G2Larry Demery (5-3)Paul Siebert (2-1)NYN  L Mazzilli (3)  PIT  P Garner (14)Lee Mazzilli (61.9)
Houston Astros4San Diego Padres5BoxRollie Fingers (8-4)Ken Forsch (4-8)HOU  C Cedeno (9)Ed Herrmann (40.1)
Cincinnati Reds3San Francisco Giants4BoxJohn Montefusco (6-9)Mario Soto (2-2)CIN  M Lum (4)  SFN  G Alexander (4)Derrel Thomas (31.3)
Montreal Expos1St. Louis Cardinals2BoxAl Hrabosky (5-4)Will McEnaney (2-5)NoneTony Perez (16.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6644.600--58550834-2232-22W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6647.5841.546344830-2736-20W5Game Log
New York Yankees6449.5663.557246627-3137-18W5Game Log
Detroit Tigers5161.45516.049050224-3427-27L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5062.44617.046854226-3424-28W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5067.42719.546254022-3728-30L3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays3972.35127.542557318-3721-35L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins6748.583--65054129-3038-18W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6547.5801.561954728-2537-22L3Game Log
Texas Rangers6448.5711.551244435-2129-27W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6348.5682.056248529-2534-23W1Game Log
California Angels5557.49110.549546424-3031-27L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners4869.41020.046259024-3324-36L6Game Log
Oakland Athletics4271.37224.040151617-3725-34L14Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies6844.607--57346924-3044-14W9Game Log
Chicago Cubs6647.5842.553150928-2837-20L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6749.5783.055550524-3443-15W4Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6451.5575.553246126-3338-18W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5164.44318.547354726-3426-29L5Game Log
New York Mets4767.41222.041445519-3728-30L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6946.600--55442638-2431-22L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5757.50011.559055322-3335-24L1Game Log
Houston Astros5463.46216.045149322-3432-29L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5363.45716.549753226-3227-31W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5367.44218.554762328-3325-34W5Game Log
Atlanta Braves4172.36327.047862212-4329-29W1Game Log

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