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Saturday, August 27,1977

Saturday, August 27,1977

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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 1977-08-27 Kansas City Royals 2 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Flanagan Jim Colborn Dennis Martinez 17,074 2:16
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Minnesota Twins 5 Boston Red Sox 7 box | pbp Fenway Park Bill Lee Ron Schueler Jim Willoughby 34,636 2:23
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Milwaukee Brewers 6 Chicago White Sox 7 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Lerrin LaGrow Eduardo Rodriguez -- 38,376 3:00
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Seattle Mariners 0 Cleveland Indians 10 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dennis Eckersley Bob Galasso -- 7,876 2:09
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 California Angels 6 Detroit Tigers 7 box | pbp Tiger Stadium John Hiller Dave LaRoche -- 23,105 2:18
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Texas Rangers 8 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Bert Blyleven Mike Torrez -- 33,179 2:37
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Oakland Athletics 9 Toronto Blue Jays 8 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Doc Medich Dave Lemanczyk Doug Bair 23,651 2:52
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 New York Mets 4 Atlanta Braves 5 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Phil Niekro Skip Lockwood -- 8,328 2:43
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Philadelphia Phillies 5 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jack Billingham Tug McGraw -- 46,139 3:02
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Montreal Expos 0 Houston Astros 4 box | pbp Astrodome J.R. Richard Stan Bahnsen -- 15,372 1:56
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 St. Louis Cardinals 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Elias Sosa Butch Metzger -- 51,550 2:32
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 San Diego Padres 0 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Jerry Reuss Randy Jones -- 14,732 2:20
1977 reg season 1977-08-27 Chicago Cubs 1 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park Bob Knepper Ray Burris -- 6,587 2:30
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 128 76 52 .594 0.0 673 526 147 L1 33-32 43-20 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Dodgers)
1977 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 126 73 53 .579 2.0 663 586 77 W1 35-28 38-25 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 126 72 54 .571 3.0 532 521 11 W1 32-30 40-24 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1977 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 127 60 67 .472 15.5 565 559 6 W1 29-36 31-31 4 9 15 -- dnq
1977 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 128 59 69 .461 17.0 553 598 -45 W1 31-36 28-33 5 10 17 -- dnq
1977 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 134 56 78 .418 23.0 538 640 -102 L4 24-42 32-36 6 11 21 -- dnq
1977 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 126 45 81 .357 30.0 493 643 -150 L2 23-41 22-40 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 Kansas City Royals franchise | log 126 74 52 .587 0.0 634 537 97 L1 35-29 39-23 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1977 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 126 72 54 .571 2.0 688 629 59 W3 32-31 40-23 2 5 7 Yes dnq
1977 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 128 72 56 .563 3.0 601 520 81 W1 39-24 33-32 3 6 9 -- dnq
1977 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 130 73 57 .562 3.0 725 615 110 L1 31-36 42-21 4 7 11 -- dnq
1977 AL West California Angels franchise | log 125 61 64 .488 12.5 549 526 23 L1 28-32 33-32 5 8 14 -- dnq
1977 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 132 52 80 .394 25.0 501 700 -199 L1 27-38 25-42 6 12 23 -- dnq
1977 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 126 49 77 .389 25.0 461 576 -115 W4 21-39 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 127 78 49 .614 0.0 654 538 116 L4 31-35 47-14 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1977 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 130 75 55 .577 4.5 605 546 59 W3 27-36 48-19 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 128 72 56 .563 6.5 591 585 6 L1 29-31 42-26 3 4 10 Yes dnq
1977 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 129 71 58 .550 8.0 583 513 70 L3 26-35 45-23 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1977 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 128 58 70 .453 20.5 540 592 -52 L2 29-37 30-32 5 9 19 -- dnq
1977 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 129 51 78 .395 28.0 453 517 -64 L4 21-44 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 129 77 52 .597 0.0 609 466 143 W2 40-29 37-23 1 2 2 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1977 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 130 69 61 .531 8.5 663 600 63 W4 28-34 41-27 2 6 13 -- dnq
1977 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 130 61 69 .469 16.5 515 545 -30 W4 25-40 36-29 3 7 16 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 131 60 71 .458 18.0 547 586 -39 W1 31-37 29-34 4 8 18 -- dnq
1977 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 131 56 75 .427 22.0 578 674 -96 L3 31-38 25-37 5 10 20 -- dnq
1977 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 128 47 81 .367 29.5 533 709 -176 W4 13-48 34-33 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)