1977 Milwaukee Brewers season

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1977 Milwaukee Brewers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Bud Selig
General manager(s) Jim Baumer
Manager(s) Alex Grammas
Local television WTMJ-TV
(Merle Harmon, Bob Uecker, Ray Scott)
Local radio 620 WTMJ
(Merle Harmon, Bob Uecker)
Stats ESPN.com
BB-reference
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The 1977 Milwaukee Brewers season involved the Brewers' finishing sixth in the American League East with a record of 67 wins and 95 losses.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

  • July 1, 1977: Amidst a frenzy of negative cheering, the Brewers played their first game in Seattle in 8 years, when they were the failed Seattle Pilots. The Brewers beat the hometown expansion Mariners 2-1.
  • September 14, 1977: Ken McMullen hit a home run in the last at bat of his career.[5]

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


Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1977 Milwaukee Brewers
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
3B Bando, SalSal Bando 159 580 145 .250 17 82
SS Yount, RobinRobin Yount 154 605 174 .288 4 49
LF Wohlford, JimJim Wohlford 129 391 97 .248 2 36
DH Quirk, JamieJamie Quirk 93 221 48 .217 3 13

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
McMullen, KenKen McMullen 63 136 31 .228 5 19
Sheldon, BobBob Sheldon 31 64 13 .203 0 3
Davis, DickDick Davis 22 51 14 .275 0 6
Johnson, TimTim Johnson 30 33 2 .061 0 2

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
Augustine, JerryJerry Augustine 33 209 12 18 4.48 68
Haas, MooseMoose Haas 32 197.2 10 12 4.33 113
Travers, BillBill Travers 19 121.1 4 12 5.25 49

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
Rodríguez, EduardoEduardo Rodríguez 42 142.2 5 6 4.35 104
Caldwell, MikeMike Caldwell 21 94.1 5 8 4.58 38
Beare, GaryGary Beare 17 58.2 6 6 6.44 32
Cort, BarryBarry Cort 7 24.1 1 1 3.33 17

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
McClure, BobBob McClure 68 2 1 6 2.52 57
Castro, BillBill Castro 51 8 6 13 4.15 28
Hinds, SamSam Hinds 29 0 3 2 4.73 46
Folkers, RichRich Folkers 3 0 1 0 4.26 6

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Spokane Indians Pacific Coast League John Felske
AA Holyoke Millers Eastern League Matt Galante
A Burlington Bees Midwest League Denis Menke
A-Short Season Newark Co-Pilots New York–Penn League Dennis Holmberg

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Sal Bando at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Jamie Quirk at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Jeff Yurak at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Ken McMullen at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Home Run in Last At Bat by Baseball Almanac
  6. ^ Paul Molitor at Baseball Reference

References[edit]