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Games on 1977-05-27

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins0Baltimore Orioles6BoxRudy MayGeoff Zahn(none)
Kansas City Royals1Boston Red Sox10BoxFergie JenkinsDennis Leonard(none)
Oakland Athletics1Cleveland Indians3BoxWayne GarlandVida Blue(none)
Seattle Mariners2Detroit Tigers1BoxGlenn AbbottMark FidrychMike Kekich
Texas Rangers5Milwaukee Brewers6BoxBill CastroPaul Lindblad(none)
Chicago White Sox6New York Yankees8BoxDick TidrowBruce Dal CantonSparky Lyle
California Angels4Toronto Blue Jays1BoxGary RossJerry JohnsonPaul Hartzell
Pittsburgh Pirates2Chicago Cubs4BoxBill BonhamJohn CandelariaBruce Sutter
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers10BoxTommy JohnPat ZachryCharlie Hough
New York Mets4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxGene GarberSkip Lockwood(none)
Houston Astros4San Diego Padres3BoxBo McLaughlinRick SawyerKen Forsch
Atlanta Braves3San Francisco Giants4BoxCharlie WilliamsBuzz Capra(none)
Montreal Expos3St. Louis Cardinals7BoxLarry DierkerSanto Alcala(none)

Standings as of 1977-05-27

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Baltimore Orioles402416.600--144135910-814-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1217348.603
248New York Yankees432419.5581.5204156489-915-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I1197643.639
359Boston Red Sox412219.5372.5217222-510-912-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1207545.625
4813Milwaukee Brewers462323.5004.0198192610-1413-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium1164472.379
51117Cleveland Indians381721.4476.0163205-428-119-10W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1235469.439
61219Detroit Tigers401723.4257.0172197-2512-125-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1225765.467
71322Toronto Blue Jays431726.3958.5176205-297-1410-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium1183781.314
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Minnesota Twins422715.643--2331666716-1211-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1195762.479
237Chicago White Sox402317.5753.02181922613-1110-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1226755.549
3610Texas Rangers382018.5265.0152147512-78-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium1247450.597
4712California Angels432221.5125.52051713410-1112-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium1195267.437
5914Oakland Athletics422022.4767.0177205-287-1113-11L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1194376.361
61016Kansas City Royals411922.4637.519018468-711-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium1218338.686
71424Seattle Mariners471730.36212.5186258-727-1710-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome1154768.409
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs402713.675--2151645112-714-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field1225468.443
233Pittsburgh Pirates392613.6670.51871493811-615-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium1237053.569
346St. Louis Cardinals422517.5953.02091624711-714-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1205862.483
4511Philadelphia Phillies402119.5256.01821711112-119-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium1228042.656
51023New York Mets411526.36612.5145160-158-157-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium1214972.405
61125Montreal Expos391425.35912.5145188-438-117-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium1236162.496
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers443311.750--2501698119-614-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1186553.551
2615San Francisco Giants432023.46512.5152174-2212-128-11W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park1195564.462
3718Cincinnati Reds411823.43913.519519057-1411-9L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium1217051.579
4820Houston Astros431825.41914.5155195-407-1211-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome1196356.529
5921San Diego Padres471928.40415.5227261-3412-117-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1155065.435
61226Atlanta Braves451629.35617.5194273-795-1611-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1174572.385


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tim Ireland2B-1B24.074Signed as Free Agent by Royals. 
Shane RawleyP21.335Traded by Expos with Angel Torres to Reds for Santo Alcala. 
Angel TorresP24.215Traded by Expos with Shane Rawley to Reds for Santo Alcala.