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Friday October 1,1976This 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 1976-10-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles4Boston Red Sox7BoxRick WiseFred HoldsworthJim Willoughby
Minnesota Twins4Kansas City Royals3BoxBill CampbellMark Littell(none)
Detroit Tigers5Milwaukee Brewers0BoxJohn HillerBill Travers(none)
California Angels2Oakland Athletics0BoxFrank TananaVida BlueDick Drago
Chicago White Sox8Texas Rangers11BoxSteve HarganFrancisco BarriosNelson Briles
Montreal Expos1Chicago Cubs3BoxBill BonhamDon StanhouseBruce Sutter
Atlanta Braves2Cincinnati Reds5BoxGary NolanDick Ruthven(none)
San Francisco Giants4Houston Astros5BoxMark LemongelloJim BarrGene Pentz
San Diego Padres1Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxDennis LewallynBob Owchinko(none)
New York Mets1Philadelphia Phillies2BoxGene GarberJerry Koosman(none)

Standings as of 1976-10-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees1579562.605--72056715352-2743-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I2201.000
237Baltimore Orioles1608872.5508.56175942346-3342-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium202.000
3611Cleveland Indians1578176.51614.0607605237-4144-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium202.000
4712Boston Red Sox1608179.50615.57126585437-4444-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park2201.000
51018Detroit Tigers1597287.45324.0600706-10636-4336-44W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium2201.000
61122Milwaukee Brewers1596693.41530.0567646-7930-5036-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium202.000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Kansas City Royals1609070.563--70860310541-4049-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium202.000
248Oakland Athletics1598673.5413.56775898836-4450-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum211.500
3510Minnesota Twins1608377.5197.07356993639-4044-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium2201.000
4814California Angels1607585.46915.0541622-8137-4238-43W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium211.500
5915Texas Rangers1607486.46316.0608648-4037-4437-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium2201.000
61223Chicago White Sox1596495.40325.5582737-15529-5035-45L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park202.000
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Philadelphia Phillies1609862.613--76155220948-3351-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium23-11.500
246Pittsburgh Pirates1598970.5608.56986306845-3644-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium3301.000
359New York Mets1608674.53812.06105298141-3745-37L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium202.000
4817Chicago Cubs1607387.45625.0600725-12533-4840-39W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Salty SaltwellWrigley Field2201.000
5919St. Louis Cardinals1597287.45325.5629661-3235-4337-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II303.000
61224Montreal Expos16055105.34443.0528723-19528-5227-53L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park202.000
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1976 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Cincinnati Reds16010159.631--84662921753-2848-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium211.500
234Los Angeles Dodgers1609268.5759.06055366943-3849-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium202.000
3613Houston Astros1618081.49721.5615656-4134-4645-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome101.000
4716San Francisco Giants1617487.46027.5594676-8234-4640-41L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park101.000
51020San Diego Padres1607189.44430.0563659-9629-5142-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium2201.000
61121Atlanta Braves1606991.43132.0616689-7335-4434-47L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta Stadium211.500


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dave JohnsonP27.362Purchased by Mariners from Orioles. 
Ramon RomeroP17.266Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians.