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Baseball on Wednesday, August 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
Kansas City Royals5Cleveland Indians3BoxMarty Pattin (6-2)Jim Bibby (9-10)CLE  A Thornton (22)  KCA  J Mayberry (18)Hal McRae (39.3)
New York Yankees7Detroit Tigers5BoxEd Figueroa (12-8)Fernando Arroyo (6-13)NYA  M Rivers (7)Willie Randolph (16.5)
Boston Red Sox3Milwaukee Brewers5BoxLary Sorensen (4-6)Rick Wise (9-5)BOS  C Yastrzemski (21)  MIL  D Money (21), J Quirk (3)Jamie Quirk (23.0)
Seattle Mariners3Minnesota Twins2BoxPaul Mitchell (1-4)Geoff Zahn (11-10)NoneRuppert Jones (22.1)
Toronto Blue Jays5Texas Rangers6BoxAdrian Devine (9-6)Mike Willis (2-5)TOR  R Cerone (1)Juan Beniquez (33.1)
Houston Astros6Atlanta Braves9BoxDon Collins (2-9)Joe Sambito (5-4)ATL  J Burroughs (31), W Montanez (16)Barry Bonnell (24.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Chicago Cubs4BoxRick Reuschel (16-5)Jim Rooker (10-7)CHN  B Murcer 2 (23)Omar Moreno (15.1)
San Diego Padres7Cincinnati Reds4BoxBob Shirley (7-15)Mario Soto (2-3)CIN  G Foster (39)  SDN  B Almon (1)Bill Almon (18.7)
Philadelphia Phillies0Montreal Expos13BoxStan Bahnsen (8-7)Steve Carlton (17-7)MON  G Carter 2 (21), T Perez (11)Stan Bahnsen (17.2)
New York Mets0St. Louis Cardinals2BoxBob Forsch (15-5)Jerry Koosman (8-15)NoneTed Simmons (13.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7045.609--61952434-2336-22L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6849.5813.048947930-2738-22W1Game Log
New York Yankees6850.5763.561649228-3140-19W4Game Log
Detroit Tigers5463.46217.051851924-3430-29L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5365.44918.550857126-3427-31L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5370.43121.049158623-3930-31W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4076.34530.544560118-3822-38L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers6750.573--55147336-2231-28W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox6650.5690.564658129-2837-22L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins6852.5671.567656730-3338-19L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6551.5601.557950431-2834-23W1Game Log
California Angels5858.5008.551849027-3131-27W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5072.41019.547663126-3624-36W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics4473.37623.042353719-3925-34W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies7245.615--60449828-3144-14L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6850.5764.555254028-2839-23W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6951.5754.557051824-3645-15L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6654.5507.554247926-3340-21W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5366.44520.049755727-3527-30W1Game Log
New York Mets4970.41224.042947021-4028-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7247.605--57243438-2434-23W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6159.50811.561557124-3437-25L1Game Log
Houston Astros5764.47116.048250925-3532-29L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5566.45518.051555127-3328-33L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5470.43520.555864129-3525-35W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4276.35629.549165912-4530-31W1Game Log

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