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Saturday August 7,1976This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1976-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers0Boston Red Sox3BoxLuis TiantEduardo RodriguezJim Willoughby
Kansas City Royals3Chicago White Sox5BoxFrancisco BarriosSteve Mingori(none)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers6BoxMark FidrychPat Dobson(none)
Baltimore Orioles7New York Yankees4BoxRudy MayDoyle Alexander(none)
California Angels1Oakland Athletics9BoxMike TorrezDon Kirkwood(none)
Minnesota Twins3Texas Rangers1BoxSteve LuebberTommy BoggsBill Campbell
San Francisco Giants3Atlanta Braves4BoxMike MarshallRandy Moffitt(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxPat ZachryTommy JohnWill McEnaney
Chicago Cubs4Montreal Expos3BoxDarold KnowlesJoe Kerrigan(none)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos7BoxSteve DunningOscar Zamora(none)
New York Mets3Pittsburgh Pirates12BoxBruce KisonTom Seaver(none)
New York Mets4Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxNino EspinosaDoc MedichSkip Lockwood
Houston Astros2San Diego Padres3BoxRick SawyerJoaquin AndujarButch Metzger
Philadelphia Phillies1St. Louis Cardinals4BoxPete FalconeJim KaatAl Hrabosky

Standings as of 1976-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124New York Yankees1066442.604--48437411033-1831-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I533320.623
248Baltimore Orioles1065452.50910.0388399-1131-2423-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium563422.607
3612Cleveland Indians1065254.49112.0428421727-2925-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium532924.547
4713Boston Red Sox1075255.48612.5443445-224-3028-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park553124.564
5916Detroit Tigers1065056.47214.0412463-5127-2923-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium552431.436
61018Milwaukee Brewers1054758.44816.5388423-3519-3228-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium561937.339
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Kansas City Royals1076641.617--50339211128-2338-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium552431.436
237Oakland Athletics1095653.51411.04744254924-3332-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum523121.596
359Minnesota Twins1095554.50512.0474483-925-2930-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium533023.566
4814Texas Rangers1065155.48114.5429443-1421-2630-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium562531.446
51120Chicago White Sox1074760.43919.0391474-8323-3124-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park541737.315
61221California Angels1104862.43619.5371443-7224-3224-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium522824.538
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Philadelphia Phillies1087137.657--54037716336-1736-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium543024.556
235Pittsburgh Pirates1085949.54612.04834661728-2231-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium543321.611
3611New York Mets1125656.50017.04293804929-3027-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium503020.600
4919Chicago Cubs1125062.44623.0432539-10724-3626-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Salty SaltwellWrigley Field502525.500
51022St. Louis Cardinals1064660.43424.0404435-3123-3023-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II562630.464
61224Montreal Expos1043767.35632.0352477-12521-3516-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park581840.310
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Cincinnati Reds1117239.649--63743320438-1834-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium513021.588
246Los Angeles Dodgers1095950.54112.04264161025-2834-22L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium533320.623
3510Houston Astros1135756.50416.0440475-3523-3233-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome492326.469
4715San Diego Padres1135459.47819.0413470-5721-3333-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium491930.388
5817Atlanta Braves1105060.45521.5457465-826-2924-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium522032.385
61123San Francisco Giants1124864.42924.5409489-8021-3427-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park502624.520