1977 Philadelphia Phillies season

1977 Philadelphia Phillies season

The 1977 Philadelphia Phillies season was the 95th season in the history of the franchise. The Phillies won their second consecutive National League East division title with a record of 101-61, five games over the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Phillies lost the NLCS to the Los Angeles Dodgers, three games to one. The Phillies were managed by Danny Ozark, as they played their home games at Veterans Stadium.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

NL East W L Pct. GB
Philadelphia Phillies 101 61 .623 --
Pittsburgh Pirates 96 66 .593 5
St. Louis Cardinals 83 79 .512 18
Chicago Cubs 81 81 .500 20
Montreal Expos 75 87 .463 26
New York Mets 64 98 .395 37

Notable transactions

Draft picks

Roster

1977 Philadelphia Phillies
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

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
2B Sizemore, TedTed Sizemore 152 519 146 .281 4 47

Other batters

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
McBride, BakeBake McBride 85 280 95 .339 11 41
Hutton, TommyTommy Hutton 107 81 25 .309 2 11
Andrews, FredFred Andrews 12 23 4 .174 0 2
Morrison, JimJim Morrison 5 7 3 .429 0 1

Pitching

Starting pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Carlton, SteveSteve Carlton 36 283 23 10 2.64 198
Christenson, LarryLarry Christenson 34 219.1 19 6 4.06 118

Other pitchers

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

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Garber, GeneGene Garber 64 8 6 19 2.35 78
Brusstar, WarrenWarren Brusstar 46 7 2 3 2.65 46
Underwood, TomTom Underwood 14 3 2 1 5.13 20

1977 National League Championship Series

The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Philadelphia Phillies, 3 games to 1.

Game Score Date Location Attendance
1 Philadelphia - 7, Los Angeles - 5 October 4 Dodger Stadium 55,968
2 Philadelphia - 1, Los Angeles - 7 October 5 Dodger Stadium 55,973
3 Los Angeles - 6, Philadelphia - 5 October 7 Veterans Stadium 63,719
4 Los Angeles - 4, Philadelphia - 1 October 8 Veterans Stadium 64,924

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Oklahoma City 89ers American Association Cal Emery, Billy Connors and Mike Ryan
AA Reading Phillies Eastern League Lee Elia
A Peninsula Pilots Carolina League Jim Snyder
A Spartanburg Phillies Western Carolinas League Mike Compton
Short-Season A Auburn Phillies New York-Penn League Rubén Amaro, Sr.
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Peninsula[7]

References

Further reading

External links

  • 1977 Philadelphia Phillies season at Baseball Reference
Preceded by
Philadelphia Phillies
1976
NL East Championship Season
1977
Succeeded by
Philadelphia Phillies
1978