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Games on 1977-04-29

Top1977 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALCalifornia Angels3Baltimore Orioles2Boxscore - PBP118,1553:15Frank TananaJim PalmerFrank Tanana (4-0)Dyar Miller (1-1)-Norm SherryEarl WeaverMemorial Stadium
ALOakland Athletics4Boston Red Sox7Boxscore - PBP917,4112:09Dock EllisFergie JenkinsFergie Jenkins (3-1)Dock Ellis (1-2)Bill Campbell (2)Jack McKeonDon ZimmerFenway Park
ALTexas Rangers2Chicago White Sox1Boxscore - PBP913,8752:23Doyle AlexanderSteve StoneDoyle Alexander (3-1)Steve Stone (1-3)-Frank LucchesiBob LemonComiskey Park
ALToronto Blue Jays1Kansas City Royals6Boxscore - PBP915,5232:27Bill SingerJim ColbornJim Colborn (4-1)Bill Singer (0-4)-Roy HartsfieldWhitey HerzogKauffman Stadium
ALCleveland Indians5Milwaukee Brewers6Boxscore - PBP910,5112:53Pat DobsonBill TraversBill Travers (3-2)Pat Dobson (0-3)Bob McClure (2)Frank RobinsonAlex GrammasCounty Stadium
ALDetroit Tigers6Minnesota Twins5Boxscore - PBP1010,2403:00Vern RuhlePete RedfernSteve Foucault (1-1)Tom Johnson (3-1)John Hiller (3)Ralph HoukGene MauchMetropolitan Stad
ALSeattle Mariners0New York Yankees3Boxscore - PBP915,2842:10Stan ThomasRon GuidryRon Guidry (2-0)Stan Thomas (1-2)Sparky Lyle (5)Darrell JohnsonBilly MartinYankee Stadium I
NLChicago Cubs2Cincinnati Reds3Boxscore - PBP934,4522:10Bill BonhamWoodie FrymanWoodie Fryman (2-2)Bill Bonham (2-2)Rawly Eastwick (4)Herman FranksSparky AndersonCinergy Field
NLMontreal Expos0Los Angeles Dodgers4Boxscore - PBP952,6452:55Don StanhouseTommy JohnTommy John (1-1)Don Stanhouse (1-3)Charlie Hough (5)Dick WilliamsTom LasordaDodger Stadium
NLHouston Astros11Pittsburgh Pirates3Boxscore - PBP97,1862:40Floyd BannisterJerry ReussFloyd Bannister (1-1)Jerry Reuss (0-3)-Bill VirdonChuck TannerThree Rivers Stad
NLNew York Mets9San Diego Padres2Boxscore - PBP943,4972:40Jon MatlackRick SawyerJon Matlack (1-2)Rick Sawyer (1-2)-Joe FrazierJohn McNamaraQualcomm Stadium
NLPhiladelphia Phillies6San Francisco Giants5Boxscore - PBP94,4402:09Steve CarltonJim BarrSteve Carlton (3-1)Jim Barr (3-2)Ron Reed (2)Danny OzarkJoe Altobelli3Com Park at Cand
NLPhiladelphia Phillies6San Francisco Giants5Boxscore - PBP94,4402:09Steve CarltonJim BarrSteve Carlton (3-1)Jim Barr (3-2)Ron Reed (2)Danny OzarkJoe AltobelliCandlestick Park
NLAtlanta Braves2St. Louis Cardinals5Boxscore - PBP917,6582:25Phil NiekroBob ForschBob Forsch (4-1)Phil Niekro (0-4)Al Hrabosky (2)Dave BristolVern RappBusch Stadium II
14 Games on this date

Standings as of 1977-04-29.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Milwaukee Brewers16115.688--5949105-36-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium1465690.384
2711New York Yankees19109.5262.58570156-54-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I1439053.629
3812Baltimore Orioles1688.5003.0544774-24-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1458956.614
4914Boston Red Sox1789.4713.58386-35-53-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1448955.618
51016Toronto Blue Jays20911.4504.08493-93-76-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium1414596.319
61221Detroit Tigers19811.4214.584106-226-62-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1436677.462
71426Cleveland Indians16511.3136.07594-193-52-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1456679.455
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Kansas City Royals18117.611--11371426-15-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1449153.632
235Oakland Athletics20128.600--102105-33-49-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1415190.362
346Chicago White Sox17107.5880.5868155-65-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1458065.552
457Minnesota Twins21129.5710.511182298-64-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1407268.514
5610Texas Rangers1798.5291.55367-147-22-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1458560.586
61120California Angels21912.4293.5114103114-65-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1416576.461
71325Seattle Mariners23815.3485.581130-492-56-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1395683.403
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124St. Louis Cardinals18117.611--9472227-44-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1447272.500
238Pittsburgh Pirates1697.5631.07174-35-34-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1468759.596
349Montreal Expos1587.5331.55358-53-35-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1476780.456
4615Chicago Cubs1578.4672.55669-133-34-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1477473.503
5919New York Mets1679.4383.0655874-33-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1465789.390
61123Philadelphia Phillies1569.4003.56267-54-42-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1479552.646
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers19163.842--126735311-15-2W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1438261.573
2513Houston Astros19910.4747.07581-63-46-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1437271.503
4818San Francisco Giants18810.4447.56474-107-41-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1446777.465
3717Cincinnati Reds18810.4447.5918295-63-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1448064.556
51022Atlanta Braves19811.4218.082119-372-56-6L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1435390.371
61224San Diego Padres22814.3649.5104116-126-52-9L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1406179.436