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Games on 1977-08-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals3Baltimore Orioles2BoxDennis LeonardJim Palmer(none)
Minnesota Twins6Boston Red Sox4BoxTom JohnsonRick Kreuger(none)
Milwaukee Brewers2Chicago White Sox4BoxSteve RenkoMoose HaasSilvio Martinez
Seattle Mariners4Cleveland Indians2BoxEnrique RomoJim Kern(none)
California Angels7Detroit Tigers4BoxDave LaRocheSteve Foucault(none)
Texas Rangers5New York Yankees6BoxKen ClayRoger MoretSparky Lyle
Oakland Athletics8Toronto Blue Jays4BoxPablo TorrealbaJeff Byrd(none)
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves5BoxPreston HannaJerry KoosmanMike Davey
Philadelphia Phillies2Cincinnati Reds4BoxTom SeaverSteve Carlton(none)
Montreal Expos5Houston Astros6BoxBo McLaughlinDon Stanhouse(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxRick RhodenEric RasmussenMike Garman
Pittsburgh Pirates3San Diego Padres1BoxBruce KisonBob OwchinkoRich Gossage
Chicago Cubs5San Francisco Giants2BoxRick ReuschelJim BarrBruce Sutter

Standings as of 1977-08-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1277651.598--67151815333-3243-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I352411.686
235Boston Red Sox1257253.5763.06565817535-2837-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park362511.694
347Baltimore Orioles1257154.5684.0528519932-3039-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium362610.722
4915Detroit Tigers1265967.46816.5558553529-3630-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium361521.417
51018Cleveland Indians1275869.45718.0543598-5531-3627-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium341321.382
61121Milwaukee Brewers1335677.42123.0532633-10124-4132-36L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium291118.379
71426Toronto Blue Jays1254580.36030.0485634-14923-4122-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium36927.250
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Kansas City Royals1257451.592--6325339935-2839-23W10T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium37289.757
258Chicago White Sox1257154.5683.06816235832-3139-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park371918.514
3610Minnesota Twins1297356.5663.072060811231-3542-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium321121.344
4711Texas Rangers1277156.5594.05935187538-2433-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium352312.657
5814California Angels1246163.49212.55435192428-3133-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium381325.342
61223Seattle Mariners1315279.39725.0501690-18927-3725-42W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome311219.387
71324Oakland Athletics1254877.38426.0452568-11620-3928-38W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum361521.417
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Philadelphia Phillies1267848.619--64953211731-3447-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium362313.639
236Pittsburgh Pirates1297455.5745.56015465526-3648-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium332211.667
349Chicago Cubs1277255.5676.55905781229-3042-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field35926.257
4512St. Louis Cardinals1287157.5558.05805097126-3445-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II341222.353
5817Montreal Expos1275869.45720.5540588-4829-3630-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium351718.486
61122New York Mets1285177.39828.0449512-6321-4330-34L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium341321.382
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers1287652.594--60546314240-2936-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium342212.647
2613Cincinnati Reds1296861.5278.56575956228-3440-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium332013.606
3716Houston Astros1296069.46516.5511545-3425-4035-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome332112.636
4919San Francisco Giants1305971.45418.0540585-4531-3728-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park321616.500
51020San Diego Padres1305674.43121.0578670-9231-3825-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium321319.406
61225Atlanta Braves1274681.36229.5528705-17713-4833-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium351520.429