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Tuesday, May 18,1976

Tuesday, May 18,1976

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 California Angels 0 Chicago White Sox 5 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bart Johnson Nolan Ryan -- 6,441 2:05
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 New York Yankees 11 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Sparky Lyle Jim Kern -- 3,895 4:28
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 Boston Red Sox 5 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jim Willoughby Jim Crawford Tom House 10,642 2:36
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 Texas Rangers 1 Kansas City Royals 3 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Al Fitzmorris Jim Umbarger -- 14,116 2:07
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 Oakland Athletics 3 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dave Goltz Jim Todd -- 6,600 3:09
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 Atlanta Braves 3 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Elias Sosa Mike Barlow -- 7,689 2:47
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 Cincinnati Reds 0 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rick Rhoden Jack Billingham -- 52,469 2:22
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 San Diego Padres 7 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park Butch Metzger Randy Moffitt -- 1,634 2:44
1976 reg season 1976-05-18 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 St. Louis Cardinals 1 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Jim Rooker Al Hrabosky -- 10,288 2:08
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 28 18 10 .643 0.0 151 107 44 W1 11-4 7-6 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Reds)
1976 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 3.5 94 110 -16 W2 7-6 8-8 2 5 11 Yes dnq
1976 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 27 13 14 .481 4.5 117 101 16 L3 7-5 6-9 3 6 12 -- dnq
1976 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 24 11 13 .458 5.0 96 108 -12 L1 6-5 5-8 4 8 15 -- dnq
1976 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 29 13 16 .448 5.5 132 121 11 L1 8-8 5-8 5 9 16 -- dnq
1976 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 28 12 16 .429 6.0 134 138 -4 W2 6-7 6-9 6 10 18 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 28 18 10 .643 0.0 144 105 39 W2 6-4 12-6 1 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1976 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 30 19 11 .633 0.0 136 110 26 L3 8-6 11-5 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 2.5 132 144 -12 W2 10-10 6-3 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 5.0 137 148 -11 L2 7-9 8-8 4 7 14 -- dnq
1976 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 26 10 16 .385 7.0 95 136 -41 W1 7-11 3-5 5 11 21 -- dnq
1976 AL West California Angels franchise | log 36 13 23 .361 9.0 131 171 -40 L1 5-10 8-13 6 12 22 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 27 18 9 .667 0.0 169 114 55 W3 11-1 8-7 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1976 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 31 19 12 .613 1.0 122 116 6 W2 8-7 11-5 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1976 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 34 20 14 .588 1.5 152 117 35 L1 8-10 12-4 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1976 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 6.5 157 200 -43 W1 8-6 6-12 4 8 17 -- dnq
1976 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 29 12 17 .414 7.0 120 127 -7 W2 7-9 5-8 5 9 19 -- dnq
1976 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 34 14 20 .412 7.5 122 142 -20 L2 7-8 7-12 6 10 20 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 34 21 13 .618 0.0 153 124 29 W1 11-9 10-4 1 2 5 Yes dnq
1976 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 0.5 201 135 66 L1 9-7 11-6 2 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1976 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 3.0 149 130 19 W2 11-8 6-7 3 6 10 -- dnq
1976 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 36 17 19 .472 5.0 126 169 -43 L1 5-9 11-11 4 7 13 -- dnq
1976 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 34 12 22 .353 9.0 113 153 -40 W1 6-10 6-12 5 11 23 -- dnq
1976 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 34 11 23 .324 10.0 118 175 -57 L3 6-14 5-9 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ken Brett Chicago White Sox Hist Traded from New York Yankees with Rich Coggins to Chicago White Sox for Carlos May
Rich Coggins Chicago White Sox Hist Traded from New York Yankees with Ken Brett to Chicago White Sox for Carlos May
Carlos May New York Yankees Hist Traded from Chicago White Sox to New York Yankees for Ken Brett and Rich Coggins
3 record(s)