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Friday, July 8,1977

Friday, July 8,1977

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 New York Yankees 7 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Don Gullett Rudy May Sparky Lyle 33,738 2:52
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Cleveland Indians 11 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dennis Eckersley Dave Lemanczyk -- 12,719 2:28
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Chicago White Sox 10 Detroit Tigers 7 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Don Kirkwood Mark Fidrych -- 45,993 2:38
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Oakland Athletics 2 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Dennis Leonard Vida Blue -- 27,647 2:50
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Boston Red Sox 7 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Reggie Cleveland Jim Slaton -- 31,663 2:29
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Seattle Mariners 13 Minnesota Twins 11 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Bill Laxton Paul Thormodsgard Enrique Romo 11,966 2:50
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 California Angels 5 Texas Rangers 9 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Dock Ellis Nolan Ryan Darold Knowles 34,238 2:45
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 St. Louis Cardinals 6 Chicago Cubs 7 box | pbp Wrigley Field Paul Reuschel Rawly Eastwick Bruce Sutter 27,088 2:51
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Cincinnati Reds 8 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Astrodome Doug Capilla Floyd Bannister Dale Murray 25,962 2:43
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 San Diego Padres 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Burt Hooton Tom Griffin -- 52,851 2:17
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Montreal Expos 5 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Wayne Twitchell Jerry Koosman Bill Atkinson 10,770 2:42
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Philadelphia Phillies 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 8 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Rich Gossage Warren Brusstar -- 25,200 2:50
1977 reg season 1977-07-08 Atlanta Braves 2 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Gary Lavelle Phil Niekro -- 2,684 2:01
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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
1977 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 83 48 35 .578 0.0 418 352 66 W4 20-20 28-15 1 2 5 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1977 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 79 45 34 .570 1.0 421 374 47 W4 19-18 26-16 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 83 46 37 .554 2.0 343 338 5 L1 21-19 25-18 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 78 38 40 .487 7.5 322 373 -51 W1 19-21 19-19 4 9 15 -- dnq
1977 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 81 38 43 .469 9.0 336 368 -32 L4 16-23 22-20 5 10 16 -- dnq
1977 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 81 36 45 .444 11.0 343 352 -9 L5 19-26 17-19 6 11 18 -- dnq
1977 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 81 30 51 .370 17.0 319 405 -86 L4 14-26 16-25 7 14 25 -- 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
1977 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 80 48 32 .600 0.0 441 375 66 W8 23-20 25-12 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 83 46 37 .554 3.5 454 395 59 L1 20-22 26-15 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 80 44 36 .550 4.0 397 343 54 W4 23-16 21-20 3 6 10 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1977 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 81 40 41 .494 8.5 339 332 7 W3 23-19 17-22 4 7 13 -- dnq
1977 AL West California Angels franchise | log 79 39 40 .494 8.5 353 318 35 L3 16-21 23-19 5 8 14 -- dnq
1977 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 81 34 47 .420 14.5 299 365 -66 L6 15-26 19-21 6 12 21 -- dnq
1977 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 86 36 50 .419 15.0 341 436 -95 W1 19-24 17-26 7 13 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
1977 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 80 52 28 .650 0.0 377 335 42 W3 23-18 28-11 1 2 2 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 80 47 33 .588 5.0 401 343 58 L1 18-23 29-10 2 3 4 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1977 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 81 43 38 .531 9.5 374 356 18 W2 16-24 27-14 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1977 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 83 44 39 .530 9.5 396 351 45 L3 14-22 30-17 4 6 12 -- dnq
1977 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 81 37 44 .457 15.5 351 392 -41 W1 19-21 19-22 5 7 17 -- dnq
1977 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 83 31 52 .373 22.5 289 329 -40 L9 15-31 16-21 6 11 24 -- 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
1977 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 83 56 27 .675 0.0 447 322 125 W2 31-16 25-11 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1977 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 80 45 35 .563 9.5 454 391 63 W3 18-20 27-15 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1977 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 84 37 47 .440 19.5 326 365 -39 L2 15-24 22-23 3 8 19 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 85 37 48 .435 20.0 346 394 -48 W2 19-24 18-24 4 9 20 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 86 35 51 .407 22.5 399 465 -66 L2 20-26 15-25 5 10 23 -- dnq
1977 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 82 30 52 .366 25.5 362 479 -117 L3 8-29 22-23 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)