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Tuesday July 5,1977This 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 1977-07-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers1Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim PalmerDave Rozema(none)
Detroit Tigers5Baltimore Orioles6BoxDick DragoJim Crawford(none)
Oakland Athletics0California Angels6BoxWayne SimpsonVida BlueDyar Miller
Minnesota Twins3Milwaukee Brewers2BoxDave GoltzMike Caldwell(none)
Cleveland Indians4New York Yankees5BoxSparky LyleJim Bibby(none)
Chicago White Sox4Seattle Mariners1BoxSteve StoneTom HouseLerrin LaGrow
Kansas City Royals6Texas Rangers4BoxLarry GuraBert BlylevenMark Littell
Cincinnati Reds9Atlanta Braves3BoxWoodie FrymanDon CollinsPedro Borbon
Montreal Expos9Chicago Cubs8BoxStan BahnsenMike KrukowWill McEnaney
New York Mets1Philadelphia Phillies12BoxSteve CarltonPat Zachry(none)
St. Louis Cardinals7Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxBob ForschJohn Candelaria(none)
Houston Astros7San Diego Padres8BoxRollie FingersJoe Niekro(none)

Standings as of 1977-07-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125New York Yankees814635.568--4033455819-2027-15W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I815427.667
236Baltimore Orioles814536.5561.0336331521-1924-17W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium805228.650
347Boston Red Sox764234.5531.54003643618-1824-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park855530.647
4814Cleveland Indians763739.4876.5309360-5119-2018-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium853451.400
5915Milwaukee Brewers793841.4817.0326353-2716-2222-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium832954.349
61117Detroit Tigers793643.4569.0336340-419-2517-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium833845.458
71425Toronto Blue Jays783048.38514.5307380-7314-2316-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium832459.289
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago White Sox784632.590--4273666121-2025-12W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park844440.524
259Minnesota Twins804436.5503.04313735820-2224-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium814041.494
3611Kansas City Royals784236.5384.03833344923-1619-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium846024.714
4713California Angels763937.5136.03392974216-1823-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium863551.407
51016Texas Rangers783741.4749.0318321-323-1914-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium845727.679
61220Oakland Athletics783444.43612.0291347-5615-2319-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum832954.349
71322Seattle Mariners843549.41714.0326421-9518-2417-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome782949.372
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs774928.636--3603233723-1825-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field853253.376
234Philadelphia Phillies774532.5844.03833285518-2227-10W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium855629.659
3510St. Louis Cardinals804436.5506.53823315114-1930-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II823943.476
4612Pittsburgh Pirates794138.5199.03553411416-2425-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium835528.663
5718Montreal Expos793643.45614.0340380-4018-2019-22W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium833944.470
61124New York Mets803149.38819.5278313-3515-2916-20L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium823349.402
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers805426.675--43431312131-1623-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium824438.537
248Cincinnati Reds784335.55110.04313735816-2027-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium844539.536
3819Houston Astros813645.44418.5315349-3414-2322-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome814536.556
4921San Francisco Giants823547.42720.0333384-5119-2416-23L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park804040.500
51023San Diego Padres833449.41021.5388450-6219-2415-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium793544.443
61226Atlanta Braves803050.37524.0347461-1148-2822-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium823151.378


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Pedro Garcia2B27.079Signed as Free Agent by Padres. 
Ron KittleOF-1B19.181Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
Jose UribeSS18.165Released by Yankees.