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Baseball on Friday, September 09, 1977

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians1Baltimore Orioles7BoxRudy May (16-12)Al Fitzmorris (6-9)BAL  T Crowley (1), L May (22)Pat Kelly (20.0)
Detroit Tigers1Boston Red Sox5Box G1Luis Tiant (10-8)Dave Rozema (15-7)BOS  J Rice 2 (37)Rick Burleson (13.9)
Detroit Tigers6Boston Red Sox8Box G2Rick Wise (11-5)Vern Ruhle (3-5)DET  J Thompson (27)Rick Burleson (26.9)
Chicago White Sox4California Angels1BoxSteve Stone (14-10)Ken Brett (12-11)CHA  J Essian (9)Jorge Orta (17.6)
Kansas City Royals6Minnesota Twins3BoxMarty Pattin (8-2)Paul Thormodsgard (11-11)KCA  G Brett (19)George Brett (22.5)
Toronto Blue Jays0New York Yankees2BoxMike Torrez (16-12)Jerry Garvin (9-15)NYA  C Johnson (20)Cliff Johnson (17.7)
Milwaukee Brewers3Oakland Athletics1BoxMoose Haas (10-10)Rick Langford (8-16)MIL  C Cooper (17), V Joshua (8)  OAK  W Gross (18)Cecil Cooper (20.3)
Texas Rangers3Seattle Mariners8BoxTom House (4-5)Gaylord Perry (12-12)SEA  L Stanton (22)  TEX  K Bevacqua (3), T Harrah (23)Leroy Stanton (20.8)
San Diego Padres6Atlanta Braves8BoxPreston Hanna (2-4)Rick Sawyer (7-6)ATL  J Burroughs (37)  SDN  M Champion (1), G Hendrick (19)Jeff Burroughs (66.1)
New York Mets8Chicago Cubs10BoxBruce Sutter (7-1)Bob Apodaca (3-7)CHN  G Clines (3), G Gross (4)John Stearns (57.8)
Los Angeles Dodgers4Cincinnati Reds1BoxTommy John (18-5)Fred Norman (14-11)LAN  D Baker (25)Dusty Baker (40.9)
San Francisco Giants1Houston Astros6BoxJoe Niekro (12-5)Jim Barr (12-14)HOU  J Cruz (14)Mike Sadek (16.3)
St. Louis Cardinals4Philadelphia Phillies11BoxSteve Carlton (21-8)John Urrea (7-4)PHI  G Luzinski 2 (35)  SLN  K Reitz (15), T Simmons (20), G Templeton (7)Mike Schmidt (25.4)
Montreal Expos2Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxHal Dues (1-0)Odell Jones (3-7)NoneAndre Dawson (30.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees8754.617--73056039-3448-20W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox8457.5963.075063141-3043-27W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles8258.5864.560757338-3344-25W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6775.47220.563863931-3936-36L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6577.45822.560565632-3833-39L4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6085.41429.056867527-4733-38W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays4692.33339.552071523-4423-48L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8554.612--70557541-3044-24W10Game Log
Chicago White Sox7861.5617.073768337-3541-26W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins7764.5469.076866931-3746-27L2Game Log
Texas Rangers7563.5439.563956541-2934-34L1Game Log
California Angels6671.48218.059057730-3736-34L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5687.39231.055476630-4126-46W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5484.39130.551364025-4229-42L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Philadelphia Phillies8753.621--72957734-3853-15W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates8161.5707.065360529-4052-21L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7763.55010.062062831-3645-28W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7467.52513.562857929-4445-23L3Game Log
Montreal Expos6377.45024.057563832-4032-36W1Game Log
New York Mets5487.38333.550157621-4833-39L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8754.617--67148944-3043-24W4Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7468.52113.570665231-3943-29L1Game Log
Houston Astros7071.49617.057757427-4143-30W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6577.45822.559463333-4032-37L2Game Log
San Diego Padres6380.44125.062171832-4031-40L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5289.36935.057578115-5337-36W1Game Log

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