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Friday, August 12,1977

Friday, August 12,1977

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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 1977-08-12 Oakland Athletics 1 Baltimore Orioles 6 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jim Palmer Vida Blue -- 31,778 2:12
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Seattle Mariners 2 Boston Red Sox 7 box | pbp Fenway Park Rick Wise Paul Mitchell -- 27,005 2:55
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Milwaukee Brewers 0 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dennis Eckersley Lary Sorensen -- 0 2:00
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Kern Bob McClure -- 16,168 2:37
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Minnesota Twins 12 Detroit Tigers 11 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Tom Burgmeier Fernando Arroyo Tom Johnson 20,554 2:36
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 California Angels 1 New York Yankees 10 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Catfish Hunter Ken Brett -- 33,473 1:51
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 California Angels 3 New York Yankees 9 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ed Figueroa Mike Barlow -- 33,473 2:16
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Chicago White Sox 7 Texas Rangers 10 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Darold Knowles Lerrin LaGrow -- 36,852 2:40
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Kansas City Royals 9 Toronto Blue Jays 8 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Marty Pattin Dave Lemanczyk Doug Bird 19,143 2:40
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Philadelphia Phillies 10 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Steve Carlton Rick Reuschel -- 28,849 2:27
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Atlanta Braves 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Duane Theiss Don Sutton -- 39,309 2:19
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 New York Mets 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jim Rooker Jerry Koosman -- 0 2:11
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 New York Mets 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Larry Demery Paul Siebert -- 18,994 3:46
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Houston Astros 4 San Diego Padres 5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Rollie Fingers Ken Forsch -- 13,697 2:42
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Cincinnati Reds 3 San Francisco Giants 4 box | pbp Candlestick Park John Montefusco Mario Soto Randy Moffitt 9,240 2:12
1977 reg season 1977-08-12 Montreal Expos 1 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Al Hrabosky Will McEnaney -- 27,394 2:41
16 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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.
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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
1977 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 110 66 44 .600 0.0 585 508 77 W1 34-22 32-22 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 113 66 47 .584 1.5 463 448 15 W5 30-27 36-20 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1977 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 113 64 49 .566 3.5 572 466 106 W5 27-31 37-18 3 7 11 -- Won World Series (Dodgers)
1977 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 112 51 61 .455 16.0 490 502 -12 L1 24-34 27-27 4 9 17 -- dnq
1977 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 17.0 468 542 -74 W4 26-34 24-28 5 10 18 -- dnq
1977 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 117 50 67 .427 19.5 462 540 -78 L3 22-37 28-30 6 11 21 -- dnq
1977 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 111 39 72 .351 27.5 425 573 -148 L2 18-37 21-35 7 14 26 -- 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 Minnesota Twins franchise | log 115 67 48 .583 0.0 650 541 109 W2 29-30 38-18 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 112 65 47 .580 0.5 619 547 72 L3 28-25 37-22 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 112 64 48 .571 1.5 512 444 68 W2 35-21 29-27 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 111 63 48 .568 2.0 562 485 77 W1 29-25 34-23 4 6 10 -- Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1977 AL West California Angels franchise | log 112 55 57 .491 10.5 495 464 31 L2 24-30 31-27 5 8 14 -- dnq
1977 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 117 48 69 .410 20.0 462 590 -128 L6 24-33 24-36 6 12 23 -- dnq
1977 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 113 42 71 .372 24.0 401 516 -115 L14 17-37 25-34 7 13 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 East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 112 68 44 .607 0.0 573 469 104 W9 24-30 44-14 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1977 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 113 66 47 .584 2.5 531 509 22 L2 28-28 37-20 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 116 67 49 .578 3.0 555 505 50 W4 24-34 43-15 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1977 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 115 64 51 .557 5.5 532 461 71 W2 26-33 38-18 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 115 51 64 .443 18.5 473 547 -74 L5 26-34 26-29 5 9 19 -- dnq
1977 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 114 47 67 .412 22.0 414 455 -41 L4 19-37 28-30 6 11 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 West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 115 69 46 .600 0.0 554 426 128 L2 38-24 31-22 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1977 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 114 57 57 .500 11.5 590 553 37 L1 22-33 35-24 2 6 13 -- dnq
1977 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 117 54 63 .462 16.0 451 493 -42 L1 22-34 32-29 3 7 15 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 116 53 63 .457 16.5 497 532 -35 W1 26-32 27-31 4 8 16 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 120 53 67 .442 18.5 547 623 -76 W5 28-33 25-34 5 10 20 -- dnq
1977 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 113 41 72 .363 27.0 478 622 -144 W1 12-43 29-29 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • 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
Randy Scarbery St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Oakland Athletics to St. Louis Cardinals for Steve Dunning
Steve Dunning Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from St. Louis Cardinals to Oakland Athletics for Randy Scarbery
Al Bumbry Baltimore Orioles Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)