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Games on 1977-08-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees3California Angels5BoxNolan RyanRon GuidryDave LaRoche
Texas Rangers12Chicago White Sox10BoxAdrian DevineDon Kirkwood(none)
Toronto Blue Jays4Kansas City Royals7BoxPaul SplittorffJerry GarvinDoug Bird
Cleveland Indians4Milwaukee Brewers7BoxEduardo RodriguezPat Dobson(none)
Detroit Tigers1Minnesota Twins11BoxPaul ThormodsgardFernando Arroyo(none)
Baltimore Orioles8Oakland Athletics6BoxTippy MartinezBob Lacey(none)
Boston Red Sox12Seattle Mariners4BoxMike PaxtonGary Wheelock(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Atlanta Braves1BoxEric RasmussenDick Ruthven(none)
Chicago Cubs3Cincinnati Reds5BoxPedro BorbonGuillermo Hernandez(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Houston Astros3BoxJoe NiekroBruce Kison(none)
San Francisco Giants2Montreal Expos4BoxJackie BrownJim BarrDon Stanhouse
Los Angeles Dodgers3New York Mets4BoxPaul SiebertMike Garman(none)
San Diego Padres1Philadelphia Phillies8BoxSteve CarltonBob Shirley(none)

Standings as of 1977-08-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1036043.583--5534856830-2230-21W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park583721.638
235Baltimore Orioles1056144.581--4314161530-2431-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium563620.643
3711New York Yankees1065947.5572.55324448826-2933-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I564115.732
4917Detroit Tigers1024656.45113.5446457-1123-3423-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium602832.467
51018Cleveland Indians1034657.44714.0432496-6424-2922-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium582533.431
61120Milwaukee Brewers1074760.43915.0429496-6721-3226-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium552035.364
71426Toronto Blue Jays1033667.35024.0390530-14016-3420-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium581840.310
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago White Sox1036241.602--5804968428-2134-20L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park592831.475
247Minnesota Twins1086246.5742.55965019527-2935-17W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium532231.415
469Texas Rangers1025745.5594.54604134732-1925-26W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium603723.617
3510Kansas City Royals1025745.5594.55114466527-2430-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium604515.750
5814California Angels1034954.47613.04414172421-2728-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium592534.424
61222Seattle Mariners1094663.42219.0431544-11324-2822-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome531835.340
71324Oakland Athletics1044262.40420.5391482-9117-3225-30L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum572136.368
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Chicago Cubs1056342.600--4844612327-2635-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field571839.316
236Philadelphia Phillies1046044.5772.55274547323-3037-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium584117.707
348Pittsburgh Pirates1066046.5663.55024653722-3238-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium563620.643
4512St. Louis Cardinals1075948.5515.05094416822-3037-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II552431.436
5715Montreal Expos1054956.46714.0445492-4725-2725-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium572631.456
61021New York Mets1054560.42918.0389413-2419-3426-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium571938.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1076740.626--53940013938-2129-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium553124.564
2613Cincinnati Reds1055352.50513.05575154220-3033-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium573522.614
3816Houston Astros1085058.46317.5417455-3820-3130-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome543123.574
4919San Francisco Giants1084860.44419.5457501-4424-3124-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park542727.500
51123San Diego Padres1094663.42222.0488567-7925-2921-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium532330.434
61225Atlanta Braves1053768.35229.0447597-15011-4026-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium572433.421