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Wednesday June 22,1977This 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 1977-06-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox7Baltimore Orioles4BoxMike PaxtonJim PalmerBill Campbell
California Angels2Chicago White Sox6BoxBart JohnsonKen Brett(none)
New York Yankees12Detroit Tigers11BoxSparky LyleSteve FoucaultKen Clay
Seattle Mariners3Kansas City Royals4BoxDoug BirdDick PoleMark Littell
Oakland Athletics1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJerry AugustineVida Blue(none)
Texas Rangers10Minnesota Twins8BoxDarold KnowlesTom BurgmeierMike Marshall
Cleveland Indians7Toronto Blue Jays5BoxJim KernJerry JohnsonSid Monge
St. Louis Cardinals1Los Angeles Dodgers12BoxBurt HootonTom Underwood(none)
Houston Astros7Montreal Expos0BoxFloyd BannisterSanto Alcala(none)
Atlanta Braves4New York Mets1BoxPhil NiekroNino Espinosa(none)
Cincinnati Reds9Philadelphia Phillies15BoxTug McGrawTom Hume(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Diego Padres1BoxJerry ReussTom GriffinRich Gossage
Chicago Cubs4San Francisco Giants2BoxBill BonhamEd HalickiBruce Sutter

Standings as of 1977-06-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Boston Red Sox654025.615--3573005717-1223-13W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park965739.594
248New York Yankees683731.5444.53332864717-1820-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I946331.670
3510Baltimore Orioles663531.5305.5258272-1416-1719-14L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium956233.653
4814Cleveland Indians623131.5007.5253295-4216-1615-15W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium994059.404
51016Milwaukee Brewers683335.4858.5286306-2013-1920-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium943460.362
61119Detroit Tigers652936.44611.0280291-1117-2012-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium974552.464
71425Toronto Blue Jays642440.37515.5244301-5712-2012-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium973067.309
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Chicago White Sox653728.569--3302973318-1819-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park975344.546
236Minnesota Twins673730.5521.03483024618-1819-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium944747.500
3612Texas Rangers633231.5084.0261253818-1114-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium996237.626
4713Kansas City Royals653332.5084.03232903314-1319-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium976928.711
5915California Angels633132.4925.02882553315-1816-14L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium994356.434
61218Oakland Athletics652936.4468.0248291-4313-2016-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum963462.354
71322Seattle Mariners723141.4319.5283353-7015-2016-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome903357.367
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs644321.672--3112575420-1422-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field983860.388
235Philadelphia Phillies653629.5547.53232913215-1921-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium976532.670
347Pittsburgh Pirates643529.5478.02862563015-1720-12W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium986137.622
4611St. Louis Cardinals663531.5309.03192912813-1722-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II964848.500
5820New York Mets672938.43315.5245251-614-2015-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium953560.368
61023Montreal Expos642737.42216.0256312-5614-1714-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium984850.490
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Los Angeles Dodgers684523.662--3562669022-1323-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium945341.564
259Cincinnati Reds653530.5388.53503044613-1822-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium975344.546
3717San Francisco Giants703238.45714.0277303-2616-1916-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park924349.467
4921San Diego Padres723141.43116.0329374-4518-1913-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium903852.422
51124Houston Astros692940.42016.5256300-4413-2216-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome935241.559
61226Atlanta Braves682444.35321.0292395-1037-2617-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium943757.394


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Luis AlvaradoSS-2B28.158Released by Tigers. 
Jim LewisP21.254Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mariners. 
Joe PettiniSS-3B22.147Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Expos.