1977 Cleveland Indians season

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1977 Cleveland Indians
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Ted Bonda
General manager(s) Phil Seghi
Manager(s) Frank Robinson, Jeff Torborg
Local television WJW-TV
Local radio WWWE
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Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

On May 30, Indians pitcher Dennis Eckersley threw a no-hitter against the California Angels.

Season standings[edit]

AL East W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Yankees 100 62 0.617 55–26 45–36
Baltimore Orioles 97 64 0.602 54–27 43–37
Boston Red Sox 97 64 0.602 51–29 46–35
Detroit Tigers 74 88 0.457 26 39–42 35–46
Cleveland Indians 71 90 0.441 28½ 37–44 34–46
Milwaukee Brewers 67 95 0.414 33 37–44 30–51
Toronto Blue Jays 54 107 0.335 45½ 25–55 29–52


Record vs. opponents[edit]

1977 American League Records

Sources:

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] [11] [12] [13] [14]

Team BAL BOS CAL CWS CLE DET KC MIL MIN NYY OAK SEA TEX TOR
Baltimore 6–8 5–6 5–5 11–4 12–3 4–7 11–4 6–4 8–7 8–2 7–3 4–6 10–5
Boston 8–6 7–3 3–7 8–7 9–6 5–5 9–6 4–6 8–7 8–3 10–1 6–4 12–3
California 6–5 3–7 8–7 6–4 4–6 6–9 5–5 7–8 4–7 5–10 9–6 5–10 6–4
Chicago 5–5 7–3 7–8 6–4 4–6 8–7 6–5 10–5 3–7 10–5 10–5 6–9 8–3
Cleveland 4–11 7–8 4–6 4–6 8–7 3–7 11–4 2–9 3–12 7–3 7–3 2–9 9–5
Detroit 3–12 6–9 6–4 6–4 7–8 3–8 10–5 5–5 6–9 5–5 5–6 2–8 10–5
Kansas City 7–4 5–5 9–6 7–8 7–3 8–3 8–2 10–5 5–5 9–6 11–4 8–7 8–2
Milwaukee 4–11 6–9 5–5 5–6 4–11 5–10 2–8 3–8 8–7 5–5 7–3 5–5 8–7
Minnesota 4–6 6–4 8–7 5–10 9–2 5–5 5–10 8–3 2–8 8–6 7–8 8–7 9–1
New York 7–8 7–8 7–4 7–3 12–3 9–6 5–5 7–8 8–2 9–2 6–4 7–3 9–6
Oakland 2–8 3–8 10–5 5–10 3–7 5–5 6–9 5–5 6–8 2–9 7–8 2–13 7–3
Seattle 3–7 1–10 6–9 5–10 3–7 6–5 4–11 3–7 8–7 4–6 8–7 9–6 4–6
Texas 6–4 4–6 10–5 9–6 9–2 8–2 7–8 5–5 7–8 3–7 13–2 6–9 7–4
Toronto 5–10 3–12 4–6 3–8 5–9 5–10 2–8 7–8 1–9 6–9 3–7 6–4 4–7


Transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1977 Cleveland Indians
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Kendall, FredFred Kendall 103 317 79 .249 3 39
1B Thornton, AndreAndre Thornton 131 433 114 .263 28 70
2B Kuiper, DuaneDuane Kuiper 148 610 169 .277 1 50
SS Duffy, FrankFrank Duffy 122 334 67 .201 4 31
3B Bell, BuddyBuddy Bell 129 479 140 .292 11 64
LF Bochte, BruceBruce Bochte 112 392 119 .304 5 43
CF Norris, JimJim Norris 133 440 119 .270 2 37
RF Dade, PaulPaul Dade 134 461 134 .291 3 45
DH Carty, RicoRico Carty 127 461 129 .280 15 80

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Fosse, RayRay Fosse 78 238 63 .265 6 27

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Eckersley, DennisDennis Eckersley 33 247.1 14 13 3.53 191
Bibby, JimJim Bibby 37 206.2 12 13 3.57 141

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Buskey, TomTom Buskey 21 0 0 0 5.29 15
Andersen, LarryLarry Andersen 11 0 1 0 3.14 8
Laxton, BillBill Laxton 2 0 0 0 5.40 1

Awards and honors[edit]

All-Star Game

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Toledo Mud Hens International League Jack Cassini
AA Jersey City Indians Eastern League John Orsino
A Waterloo Indians Midwest League Woody Smith
A-Short Season Batavia Trojans New York–Penn League Gene Dusan

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Joe Lis at Baseball-Reference
  2. ^ Rick Cerone at Baseball-Reference
  3. ^ Andre Thornton at Baseball-Reference
  4. ^ Boog Powell at Baseball-Reference
  5. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/d/dybzije01.shtml
  6. ^ Ray Fosse at Baseball-Reference
  7. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007

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