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Wednesday, August 24,1977

Wednesday, August 24,1977

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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Chicago White Sox  5 Baltimore Orioles  10 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Scott McGregor Steve Stone -- 10,913 3:16
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Texas Rangers  3 Boston Red Sox  0 box | pbp Fenway Park Gaylord Perry Mike Paxton Adrian Devine 0 2:26
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Texas Rangers  6 Boston Red Sox  3 box | pbp Fenway Park Len Barker Reggie Cleveland -- 31,784 3:01
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Cleveland Indians  5 California Angels  3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Al Fitzmorris Nolan Ryan Jim Kern 0 2:41
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Cleveland Indians  2 California Angels  5 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Ken Brett Rick Waits Dave LaRoche 16,394 2:16
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Kansas City Royals  4 Milwaukee Brewers  3 box | pbp County Stadium Doug Bird Lary Sorensen Steve Mingori 9,082 4:21
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Minnesota Twins  1 New York Yankees  11 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Catfish Hunter Pete Redfern -- 26,676 2:05
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Detroit Tigers  1 Oakland Athletics  3 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Vida Blue Dave Rozema -- 0 1:53
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Detroit Tigers  5 Oakland Athletics  6 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Doug Bair John Hiller -- 7,324 3:01
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Toronto Blue Jays  7 Seattle Mariners  0 box | pbp Kingdome Jerry Garvin Dick Pole -- 0 2:31
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Toronto Blue Jays  9 Seattle Mariners  3 box | pbp Kingdome Jesse Jefferson Glenn Abbott -- 13,253 2:14
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Chicago Cubs  3 Atlanta Braves  4 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Don Collins Guillermo Hernandez Dave Campbell 4,649 2:34
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 New York Mets  4 Cincinnati Reds  11 box | pbp Cinergy Field Doug Capilla Jon Matlack -- 28,832 2:32
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Philadelphia Phillies  1 Houston Astros  3 box | pbp Astrodome Joe Niekro Larry Christenson -- 13,098 2:05
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 Los Angeles Dodgers  2 Pittsburgh Pirates  1 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Tommy John Rich Gossage Mike Garman 20,018 2:58
1977 reg season 1977-08-24 San Francisco Giants  2 St. Louis Cardinals  3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Urrea Ed Halicki Al Hrabosky 15,764 2:15
16 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data gri ds:

  • 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.
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 125 74 51 .592 0.0 659 509 150 W2 33-32 41-19 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1977 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 123 71 52 .577 2.0 522 510 12 W1 32-30 39-22 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 123 71 52 .577 2.0 643 569 74 L7 35-28 36-24 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 125 59 66 .472 15.0 554 546 8 L2 29-36 30-30 4 9 15 -- dnq
1977 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 126 58 68 .460 16.5 541 594 -53 L1 31-36 27-32 5 10 16 -- dnq
1977 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 131 56 75 .427 21.0 524 620 -96 L1 24-40 32-35 6 11 21 -- dnq
1977 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 124 45 79 .363 28.5 481 626 -145 W3 23-41 22-38 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 Kansas City Royals franchise | log 123 72 51 .585 0.0 620 525 95 W8 33-28 39-23 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1977 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 125 71 54 .568 2.0 582 503 79 W2 38-22 33-32 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 127 72 55 .567 2.0 710 598 112 L1 30-34 42-21 3 6 10 -- dnq
1977 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 123 69 54 .561 3.0 671 617 54 L2 31-31 38-23 4 7 12 -- dnq
1977 AL West California Angels franchise | log 123 60 63 .488 12.0 536 515 21 W1 27-31 33-32 5 8 14 -- dnq
1977 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 130 51 79 .392 24.5 497 688 -191 L2 26-37 25-42 6 12 23 -- dnq
1977 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 124 47 77 .379 25.5 444 564 -120 W2 19-39 28-38 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 124 78 46 .629 0.0 642 522 120 L1 31-32 47-14 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1977 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 125 71 54 .568 7.5 579 568 11 L2 28-29 42-26 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 127 72 55 .567 7.5 596 544 52 L1 25-36 47-19 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1977 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 126 71 55 .563 8.0 574 500 74 W3 26-33 45-22 4 5 11 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 126 58 68 .460 21.0 535 582 -47 W5 29-35 30-32 5 7 17 -- dnq
1977 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 126 51 75 .405 28.0 444 504 -60 L1 21-41 30-34 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 126 75 51 .595 0.0 599 457 142 W1 40-28 35-23 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1977 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 127 66 61 .520 9.5 650 591 59 W1 28-34 38-27 2 6 13 -- dnq
1977 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 127 58 69 .457 17.5 499 535 -36 W1 25-40 33-29 3 8 18 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 128 58 70 .453 18.0 534 578 -44 L1 30-37 28-33 4 9 19 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 129 56 73 .434 20.5 577 667 -90 L1 31-38 25-35 5 10 20 -- dnq
1977 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 125 44 81 .352 30.5 515 696 -181 W1 13-48 31-33 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
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