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Tuesday September 6,1977This 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 1977-09-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees8Cleveland Indians3BoxDick TidrowDennis EckersleySparky Lyle
Baltimore Orioles7Detroit Tigers2BoxMike FlanaganFernando Arroyo(none)
Texas Rangers4Minnesota Twins7BoxDave GoltzBert Blyleven(none)
Chicago White Sox7Oakland Athletics2BoxChris KnappVida BlueClay Carroll
Kansas City Royals10Seattle Mariners0BoxPaul SplittorffRick Honeycutt(none)
Boston Red Sox11Toronto Blue Jays2BoxBill LeeMike Darr(none)
San Francisco Giants12Atlanta Braves2BoxBob KnepperEddie Solomon(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs1BoxTom UnderwoodGuillermo Hernandez(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Houston Astros8BoxJoaquin AndujarDoug CapillaJoe Sambito
Montreal Expos3New York Mets5BoxJackson ToddFred HoldsworthBob Apodaca
Philadelphia Phillies4Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxRich GossageGene Garber(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Diego Padres2BoxElias SosaDan SpillnerCharlie Hough

Standings as of 1977-09-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1388454.609--72055416637-3447-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulYankee Stadium I24168.667
235Boston Red Sox1378156.5912.572861910940-2941-27W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park24168.667
346Baltimore Orioles1367957.5814.05855582736-3243-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium25187.720
4815Detroit Tigers1376671.48217.5617611631-3735-34L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium25817.320
51017Cleveland Indians1396574.46819.5598641-4332-3733-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium22616.273
61121Milwaukee Brewers1435984.41327.5564670-10626-4633-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim BaumerCounty Stadium19811.421
71426Toronto Blue Jays1354590.33337.5515704-18923-4322-47L11T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiExhibition Stadium26917.346
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Kansas City Royals1368254.603--68256311938-3044-24W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium26206.769
258Chicago White Sox1357659.5635.57266765035-3341-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park271413.519
369Minnesota Twins1397762.5546.576265910331-3746-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium22715.318
4711Texas Rangers1367462.5448.06325547840-2834-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie RobinsonArlington Stadium26206.769
5916California Angels1336370.47417.55805701030-3733-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium291118.379
61222Oakland Athletics1365482.39728.0511632-12125-4229-40L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum25916.360
71323Seattle Mariners1405585.39329.0537746-20930-4125-44L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanThe Kingdome22913.409
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Philadelphia Phillies1378453.613--70456913532-3852-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium25178.680
237Pittsburgh Pirates1397960.5686.06385944429-4050-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joseph O'TooleThree Rivers Stadium23176.739
3410Chicago Cubs1377562.5479.0605614-931-3643-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob KennedyWrigley Field25619.240
4512St. Louis Cardinals1387464.53610.56155546129-4145-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II24915.375
5919Montreal Expos1376176.44523.0567632-6530-3932-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FoxOlympic Stadium251411.560
61124New York Mets1385484.39130.5489552-6321-4733-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldShea Stadium241014.417
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1977 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Los Angeles Dodgers1388454.609--65748217541-3043-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium241410.583
2613Cincinnati Reds1397366.52511.56966375931-3942-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium23158.652
3714Houston Astros1386870.49316.0559563-427-4141-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome241311.542
4818San Francisco Giants1396475.46020.5582618-3632-3832-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonCandlestick Park231112.478
51020San Diego Padres1406278.44323.0605698-9331-3831-40L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium22715.318
61225Atlanta Braves1385187.37033.0561765-20415-5336-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave BristolBill LucasAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium241014.417


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dennis BlairP23.093Traded by Expos to Orioles for Fred Holdsworth. 
Dave KingmanOF-1B28.259Claimed on waivers by Angels from Padres.