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1977 American League

1977 > Class Major League > League History
Overall: 1,131 games, 14 teams, approx. 161 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1976 / 1978
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1976 / 1978

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1976 / 1978

League Standings

Regular Season

162 games

East Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
New York Yankees 100 62 .617 --
Baltimore Orioles 97 64 .602 2.5
Boston Red Sox 97 64 .602 2.5
Detroit Tigers 74 88 .457 26
Cleveland Indians 71 90 .441 28.5
Milwaukee Brewers 67 95 .414 33
Toronto Blue Jays 54 107 .335 45.5

West Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Kansas City Royals 102 60 .630 --
Texas Rangers 94 68 .580 8
Chicago White Sox 90 72 .556 12
Minnesota Twins 84 77 .522 17.5
California Angels 74 88 .457 28
Seattle Mariners 64 98 .395 38
Oakland Athletics 63 98 .391 38.5

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Minnesota Twins MIN 26.7 5.39 161 6382 5639 867 1588 273 60 123 804 105 65 563 754 .282 .348 .417 .765 2350 115 43 81 56 53
Boston Red Sox BOS 28.6 5.34 161 6184 5510 859 1551 258 56 213 828 66 47 528 905 .281 .345 .465 .810 2560 132 42 45 59 38
Chicago White Sox CHW 26.9 5.21 162 6322 5633 844 1568 254 52 192 809 42 44 559 666 .278 .344 .444 .788 2502 120 34 33 63 46
New York Yankees NYY 29.1 5.13 162 6260 5605 831 1576 267 47 184 784 93 57 533 681 .281 .344 .444 .788 2489 117 28 46 48 49
Kansas City Royals KCR 27.6 5.07 162 6268 5594 822 1549 299 77 146 773 170 87 522 687 .277 .340 .436 .776 2440 104 45 49 58 50
Texas Rangers TEX 28.6 4.73 162 6342 5541 767 1497 265 39 135 704 154 85 596 904 .270 .342 .405 .748 2245 118 39 116 50 47
Baltimore Orioles BAL 27.8 4.47 161 6173 5494 719 1433 231 25 148 677 90 51 560 945 .261 .329 .393 .722 2158 132 24 48 47 50
Detroit Tigers DET 27.3 4.41 162 6177 5604 714 1480 228 45 166 676 60 46 452 764 .264 .318 .410 .728 2296 132 20 45 56 20
Cleveland Indians CLE 27.7 4.20 161 6204 5491 676 1476 221 46 100 631 87 87 531 688 .269 .334 .380 .714 2089 153 34 94 54 31
California Angels CAL 26.5 4.17 162 6113 5410 675 1380 233 40 131 636 159 89 542 880 .255 .324 .386 .710 2086 116 36 74 51 42
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 27.1 3.94 162 6087 5517 639 1425 255 46 125 598 85 67 443 862 .258 .314 .389 .703 2147 120 22 60 45 23
Seattle Mariners SEA 26.4 3.85 162 6044 5460 624 1398 218 33 133 589 110 67 426 769 .256 .312 .381 .693 2081 114 35 81 42 22
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 27.0 3.76 161 6056 5419 605 1367 230 41 100 553 65 55 499 819 .252 .316 .365 .681 1979 156 23 81 34 34
Oakland Athletics OAK 27.3 3.76 161 6020 5358 605 1284 176 37 117 548 176 89 516 910 .240 .308 .352 .660 1885 111 36 64 46 37
League Totals 27.5 4.53 2262 86632 77275 10247 20572 3408 644 2013 9610 1462 936 7270 11234 .266 .330 .405 .735 31307 1740 461 917 709 542

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Kansas City Royals KCR 28.4 4.02 102 60 .630 3.52 162 162 121 41 15 42 1460.2 1377 651 571 110 499 27 850 36 9 56 6139 1.284 8.5 0.7 3.1 5.2 1.70
New York Yankees NYY 28.6 4.02 100 62 .617 3.61 162 162 110 52 16 34 1449.1 1395 651 581 139 486 31 758 22 2 39 6083 1.298 8.7 0.9 3.0 4.7 1.56
Baltimore Orioles BAL 27.9 4.06 97 64 .602 3.74 161 161 96 65 11 23 1451.0 1414 653 603 124 494 27 737 30 3 30 6070 1.315 8.8 0.8 3.1 4.6 1.49
Texas Rangers TEX 30.0 4.06 94 68 .580 3.56 162 162 113 49 17 31 1472.1 1412 657 583 134 471 30 864 31 2 44 6164 1.279 8.6 0.8 2.9 5.3 1.83
California Angels CAL 27.3 4.29 74 88 .457 3.72 162 162 109 53 13 26 1437.2 1383 695 594 136 572 52 965 47 8 56 6147 1.360 8.7 0.9 3.6 6.0 1.69
Boston Red Sox BOS 29.4 4.42 97 64 .602 4.11 161 161 121 40 13 40 1428.0 1555 712 652 158 378 31 758 25 4 15 6076 1.354 9.8 1.0 2.4 4.8 2.01
Cleveland Indians CLE 27.9 4.59 71 90 .441 4.10 161 161 116 45 8 30 1452.1 1441 739 661 136 550 64 876 27 8 47 6213 1.371 8.9 0.8 3.4 5.4 1.59
Detroit Tigers DET 25.8 4.64 74 88 .457 4.13 162 162 118 44 3 23 1457.0 1526 751 668 162 470 38 784 23 8 37 6238 1.370 9.4 1.0 2.9 4.8 1.67
Oakland Athletics OAK 27.1 4.65 63 98 .391 4.04 161 161 129 32 4 26 1436.2 1459 749 645 145 560 49 788 24 4 55 6201 1.405 9.1 0.9 3.5 4.9 1.41
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 24.1 4.72 67 95 .414 4.32 162 162 124 38 6 25 1431.0 1461 765 687 136 566 61 719 36 8 43 6184 1.416 9.2 0.9 3.6 4.5 1.27
Chicago White Sox CHW 27.3 4.76 90 72 .556 4.25 162 162 128 34 3 40 1444.2 1557 771 682 136 516 24 842 42 3 43 6322 1.435 9.7 0.8 3.2 5.2 1.63
Minnesota Twins MIN 27.0 4.82 84 77 .522 4.36 161 161 126 35 4 25 1442.0 1546 776 698 151 507 27 737 37 5 48 6220 1.424 9.6 0.9 3.2 4.6 1.45
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 25.7 5.11 54 107 .335 4.57 161 161 121 40 3 20 1428.1 1538 822 725 152 623 40 771 20 5 62 6301 1.513 9.7 1.0 3.9 4.9 1.24
Seattle Mariners SEA 27.9 5.28 64 98 .395 4.83 162 162 144 18 1 31 1433.0 1508 855 769 194 578 41 785 61 9 51 6282 1.456 9.5 1.2 3.6 4.9 1.36
League Totals 27.5 4.53 1131 1131 .500 4.06 2262 2262 1676 586 117 416 20224.0 20572 10247 9119 2013 7270 542 11234 461 78 626 86640 1.377 9.2 0.9 3.2 5.0 1.55

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Baltimore Orioles BAL 161 4353 1879 106 189 .983 7 77 72 48% Earl Weaver
Texas Rangers TEX 162 4417 1870 117 156 .982 5 69 60 47% Frank Lucchesi, Billy Hunter, Connie Ryan and Eddie Stanky
Cleveland Indians CLE 161 4357 1706 130 145 .979 8 158 64 29% Jeff Torborg and Frank Robinson
New York Yankees NYY 162 4348 1735 132 151 .979 13 89 60 40% Billy Martin
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 162 4293 1886 139 165 .978 18 105 59 36% Alex Grammas
Minnesota Twins MIN 161 4326 1932 143 184 .978 10 107 67 39% Gene Mauch
Kansas City Royals KCR 162 4382 1788 137 145 .978 13 84 51 38% Whitey Herzog
Detroit Tigers DET 162 4371 1933 142 153 .978 6 90 69 43% Ralph Houk
Boston Red Sox BOS 161 4284 1764 133 162 .978 4 69 54 44% Don Zimmer
California Angels CAL 162 4313 1693 147 137 .976 5 129 78 38% Dave Garcia and Norm Sherry
Seattle Mariners SEA 162 4299 1807 147 162 .976 13 146 60 29% Darrell Johnson
Chicago White Sox CHW 162 4334 1622 159 125 .974 7 130 77 37% Bob Lemon
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 161 4285 1798 164 133 .974 7 85 75 47% Roy Hartsfield
Oakland Athletics OAK 161 4310 1762 190 136 .970 12 123 91 43% Jack McKeon and Bobby Winkles
League Totals 2262 60672 25175 1986 2143 .977 128 1461 937 39%