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Saturday, July 31,1976

Saturday, July 31,1976

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Detroit Tigers 5 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave Lemanczyk Jim Palmer John Hiller 31,425 2:51
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 New York Yankees 2 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Fergie Jenkins Ken Holtzman -- 28,799 2:23
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 New York Yankees 4 Boston Red Sox 6 box | pbp Fenway Park Reggie Cleveland Catfish Hunter Tom Murphy 26,637 2:28
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Chicago White Sox 2 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Dick Drago Terry Forster -- 31,314 2:49
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Texas Rangers 4 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bert Blyleven Al Fitzmorris -- 35,786 2:41
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Cleveland Indians 2 Milwaukee Brewers 0 box | pbp County Stadium Jim Bibby Bill Travers Jim Kern 0 2:37
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Cleveland Indians 5 Milwaukee Brewers 6 box | pbp County Stadium Bill Castro Jim Kern -- 18,175 3:30
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Oakland Athletics 5 Minnesota Twins 6 box | pbp Metropolitan Stadium Dave Goltz Stan Bahnsen Bill Campbell 13,515 3:18
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 St. Louis Cardinals 2 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Steve Renko Lynn McGlothen -- 21,183 2:16
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 San Diego Padres 1 Cincinnati Reds 12 box | pbp Cinergy Field Fred Norman Brent Strom -- 46,948 2:12
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Atlanta Braves 1 Houston Astros 2 box | pbp Astrodome J.R. Richard Dick Ruthven -- 0 2:03
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Atlanta Braves 6 Houston Astros 9 box | pbp Astrodome Joe Sambito Bruce Dal Canton Ken Forsch 15,927 2:56
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Philadelphia Phillies 2 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Larry Christenson Jon Matlack Tug McGraw 22,792 2:14
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Montreal Expos 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Dale Murray Bob Moose -- 10,981 2:52
1976 reg season 1976-07-31 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park John Montefusco Doug Rau -- 16,863 1:56
15 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 99 61 38 .616 0.0 458 344 114 L2 32-15 29-23 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Reds)
1976 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 100 51 49 .510 10.5 368 376 -8 L1 29-21 22-28 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1976 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 99 49 50 .495 12.0 415 400 15 L1 26-27 23-23 3 6 12 -- dnq
1976 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 99 48 51 .485 13.0 392 443 -51 W1 27-26 21-25 4 7 13 -- dnq
1976 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 100 46 54 .460 15.5 421 433 -12 W2 21-29 25-25 5 9 16 -- dnq
1976 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 97 43 54 .443 17.0 358 398 -40 W1 19-30 24-24 6 11 19 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 100 61 39 .610 0.0 462 367 95 L1 26-22 35-17 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1976 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 102 53 49 .520 9.0 443 402 41 L3 22-30 31-19 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 101 51 50 .505 10.5 447 450 -3 W5 24-25 27-25 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 100 48 52 .480 13.0 407 423 -16 W1 20-26 28-26 4 8 14 -- dnq
1976 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 101 45 56 .446 16.5 376 441 -65 L2 22-31 23-25 5 10 18 -- dnq
1976 AL West California Angels franchise | log 104 45 59 .433 18.0 354 424 -70 W2 21-30 24-29 6 12 21 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 99 66 33 .667 0.0 506 341 165 W1 31-13 36-19 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1976 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 100 56 44 .560 10.5 459 440 19 L1 28-22 28-22 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1976 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 104 52 52 .500 16.5 392 340 52 L1 27-29 25-23 3 6 11 -- dnq
1976 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 98 42 56 .429 23.5 381 419 -38 L4 21-27 21-29 4 10 22 -- dnq
1976 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 102 43 59 .422 24.5 395 503 -108 W2 20-35 23-24 5 11 23 -- dnq
1976 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 95 34 61 .358 30.0 319 443 -124 W1 19-33 15-28 6 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1976 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 104 66 38 .635 0.0 603 417 186 W4 33-17 33-21 1 2 2 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1976 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 101 55 46 .545 9.5 404 393 11 L3 23-28 32-18 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1976 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 106 55 51 .519 12.0 421 452 -31 W2 22-27 32-25 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1976 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 105 49 56 .467 17.5 376 446 -70 L4 19-30 30-26 4 7 15 -- dnq
1976 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 102 46 56 .451 19.0 434 437 -3 L2 26-28 20-28 5 8 17 -- dnq
1976 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 104 46 58 .442 20.0 395 454 -59 W4 20-32 26-26 6 9 20 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Rick Sawyer San Diego Padres Hist Traded from New York Yankees to San Diego Padres for Gene Locklear (7/10/1976)
1 record(s)