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Monday, May 31,1976

Monday, May 31,1976

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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
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 New York Yankees 8 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Catfish Hunter Fergie Jenkins -- 35,939 2:37
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Texas Rangers 4 Chicago White Sox 9 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Pete Vuckovich Nelson Briles -- 16,065 2:56
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Baltimore Orioles 1 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jim Kern Ken Holtzman Stan Thomas 0 2:15
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Baltimore Orioles 3 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Pat Dobson Mike Cuellar Dave LaRoche 17,931 2:38
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Detroit Tigers 5 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mark Fidrych Ed Sprague -- 17,894 3:04
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 California Angels 3 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Frank Tanana Bert Blyleven -- 8,379 2:28
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Kansas City Royals 1 Oakland Athletics 10 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Mike Torrez Paul Splittorff -- 31,842 2:32
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 San Diego Padres 10 Atlanta Braves 7 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Rich Folkers Max Leon Butch Metzger 2,994 3:00
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Cincinnati Reds 4 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome Pat Darcy J.R. Richard Rawly Eastwick 21,338 2:50
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 San Francisco Giants 7 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Randy Moffitt Mike Marshall -- 32,071 2:53
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 New York Mets 13 box | pbp Shea Stadium Jon Matlack Jerry Reuss -- 0 2:30
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Doc Medich Bob Apodaca -- 46,004 2:12
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Chicago Cubs 7 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Rick Reuschel Steve Carlton Bruce Sutter 0 2:30
1976 reg season 1976-05-31 Chicago Cubs 1 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Jim Kaat Mike Garman -- 51,211 2:00
14 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.
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  • 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
1976 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 41 26 15 .634 0.0 203 152 51 W2 15-5 11-10 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Reds)
1976 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 43 22 21 .512 5.0 150 162 -12 L3 11-10 11-11 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1976 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 5.5 185 157 28 W2 12-10 9-11 3 6 13 -- dnq
1976 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 41 19 22 .463 7.0 181 182 -1 L1 10-10 9-12 4 8 14 -- dnq
1976 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 36 16 20 .444 7.5 134 155 -21 L1 9-10 7-10 5 10 18 -- dnq
1976 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 40 17 23 .425 8.5 161 167 -6 W1 8-9 9-14 6 11 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 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 42 25 17 .595 0.0 213 166 47 L1 11-11 14-6 1 2 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1976 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 42 24 18 .571 1.0 190 177 13 L3 9-9 15-9 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 40 21 19 .525 3.0 151 174 -23 W2 11-14 10-5 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 4.0 172 195 -23 L1 11-15 10-6 4 7 12 -- dnq
1976 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 46 21 25 .457 6.0 199 203 -4 W1 7-15 14-10 5 9 16 -- dnq
1976 AL West California Angels franchise | log 49 19 30 .388 9.5 168 217 -49 W1 8-12 11-18 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 41 29 12 .707 0.0 241 151 90 W1 13-1 17-10 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1976 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 44 25 19 .568 5.5 172 174 -2 W1 11-10 14-9 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1976 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 48 24 24 .500 8.5 199 174 25 L1 11-14 13-10 3 6 11 -- dnq
1976 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 44 20 24 .455 10.5 194 247 -53 L1 11-10 9-14 4 8 17 -- dnq
1976 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 45 20 25 .444 11.0 165 176 -11 W3 12-12 8-13 5 9 19 -- dnq
1976 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 39 16 23 .410 12.0 150 173 -23 L4 9-13 7-10 6 10 21 -- 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 Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 45 28 17 .622 0.0 271 174 97 W2 13-9 15-8 1 2 3 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1976 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 47 28 19 .596 1.0 198 179 19 L2 13-14 15-5 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1976 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 45 24 21 .533 4.0 191 186 5 W3 12-8 12-13 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1976 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 48 22 26 .458 7.5 189 228 -39 L1 10-15 11-12 4 7 15 -- dnq
1976 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 48 18 30 .375 11.5 172 228 -56 W1 8-17 10-13 5 11 23 -- dnq
1976 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 46 16 30 .348 12.5 161 213 -52 L4 10-14 6-16 6 12 24 -- dnq
24 record(s)