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Thursday, August 5,1976

Thursday, August 5,1976

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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 1976-08-05 Baltimore Orioles 6 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Wayne Garland Jim Bibby -- 7,521 2:26
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 Boston Red Sox 5 Detroit Tigers 4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Reggie Cleveland Dave Lemanczyk Bill Lee 14,419 2:27
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 Minnesota Twins 4 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Dennis Leonard Bill Singer Steve Mingori 14,544 2:44
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 New York Yankees 3 Milwaukee Brewers 9 box | pbp County Stadium Danny Frisella Dock Ellis -- 27,156 2:15
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 California Angels 0 Texas Rangers 1 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Bert Blyleven Gary Ross -- 9,679 1:46
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 San Francisco Giants 2 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Barr Phil Niekro Randy Moffitt 3,884 1:56
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 Cincinnati Reds 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Fred Norman Don Sutton -- 46,095 2:26
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 Chicago Cubs 4 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Parc Jarry Ray Burris Don Stanhouse Bruce Sutter 10,333 2:19
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 New York Mets 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jon Matlack Jerry Reuss Skip Lockwood 7,836 2:47
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 Houston Astros 3 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Dave Freisleben Bo McLaughlin Butch Metzger 9,798 2:10
1976 reg season 1976-08-05 Philadelphia Phillies 5 St. Louis Cardinals 2 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Wayne Twitchell Lynn McGlothen -- 15,569 2:27
11 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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.
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 105 64 41 .610 0.0 480 367 113 L1 33-18 31-23 1 2 4 Yes Lost World Series (Reds)
1976 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 105 53 52 .505 11.0 381 395 -14 W1 30-24 23-28 2 4 9 Yes dnq
1976 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 104 52 52 .500 11.5 426 412 14 L1 27-27 25-25 3 6 11 -- dnq
1976 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 105 50 55 .476 14.0 438 444 -6 W2 24-30 26-25 4 8 14 -- dnq
1976 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 104 48 56 .462 15.5 403 461 -58 L5 27-29 21-27 5 9 16 -- dnq
1976 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 103 47 56 .456 16.0 387 418 -31 W1 19-30 28-26 6 10 17 -- 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 104 64 40 .615 0.0 483 382 101 W3 26-22 38-18 1 1 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1976 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 107 55 52 .514 10.5 464 422 42 W2 24-33 31-19 2 3 7 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 107 54 53 .505 11.5 471 476 -5 L3 24-28 30-25 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1976 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 104 50 54 .481 14.0 422 440 -18 W1 21-26 29-28 4 7 13 -- dnq
1976 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 104 46 58 .442 18.0 381 454 -73 L2 23-31 23-27 5 11 19 -- dnq
1976 AL West California Angels franchise | log 108 47 61 .435 19.0 368 433 -65 L1 23-31 24-30 6 12 22 -- 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 106 71 35 .670 0.0 537 367 170 W3 36-15 36-19 1 1 1 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1976 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 106 58 48 .547 13.0 469 459 10 L1 28-22 30-26 2 4 6 Yes dnq
1976 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 110 55 55 .500 18.0 422 366 56 W3 28-29 27-26 3 6 12 -- dnq
1976 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 108 47 61 .435 25.0 419 524 -105 W1 21-35 26-26 4 10 21 -- dnq
1976 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 104 44 60 .423 26.0 394 432 -38 L2 23-30 21-30 5 11 23 -- dnq
1976 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 100 36 64 .360 32.0 337 464 -127 L3 21-35 15-29 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 109 70 39 .642 0.0 626 428 198 W1 36-18 34-21 1 2 2 Yes Won World Series (Yankees)
1976 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 59 48 .551 10.0 421 405 16 L2 25-28 34-20 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1976 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 111 57 54 .514 14.0 435 463 -28 L1 23-30 33-25 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1976 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 111 52 59 .468 19.0 401 465 -64 W1 21-33 31-26 4 7 15 -- dnq
1976 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 108 48 60 .444 21.5 446 462 -16 L1 26-29 22-31 5 8 18 -- dnq
1976 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 110 48 62 .436 22.5 406 478 -72 W2 21-32 27-30 6 9 20 -- dnq
24 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • 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
Gilberto Rondon Houston Astros Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)