MLB: Throwback 1976

Preseason schedule

Sunday 9/30 Progression, rookies,stat change on, trades on, pre rank on, edit details on if requested.

Wednesday, March 6: 25/15 roster but please note you may go over by three players during the draft. Drops will remain on. Rosters will have to be at 25/15 at the start of the season.

Friday, March 8, clock starts: Three round supplemental draft.

Thursday, April 4 at 9 pm EST: FA pool open

Sunday, April 7: Rosters to be reduced to 25/18 by 8:59 am EST.

Sunday, April 7: Opening day
First sims approximately 9 pm EST

Welcome to MLB Throwback 1976

Welcome to MLB Throwback. Historical league began in 1970. 1975 is here.

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Geronimo delivers in clutch, Royals win

Cesar Geronimo drove in 4 runs, carrying Kansas City to a 7-1 victory over the White Sox. | Box

Luzinski powers Phillies to win over Padres

Greg Luzinski blasted 2 homers, lifting the Phillies to a 6-5 win over San Diego. | Box

Orioles can't contain Madlock, fall 11-3

Bill Madlock was on his game, knocking in 3 runs in Texas's 11-3 victory over the Orioles. Madlock also had 3 hits in the game. Larry Biittner recorded 4 hits. | Box

Yankees ride Kline to victory over Indians

Steve Kline was brilliant last night, allowing just 4 hits over 9 innings, leading the Yankees to a 2-1 win over the Indians. | Box

Woodson baffles Brewers, Twins win

Dick Woodson struckout 8 Milwaukee batters in a 4-3 win for the Twins. | Box

WHO'S HOT - Last 5 Games

C. Fisk, Red Sox .3505 HR8 RBI
G. Foster, Reds .3894 HR9 RBI
C. Speier, A'S .4713 HR8 RBI
S. Brye, Twins .3162 HR9 RBI
G. Matthews, Giants .4292 HR7 RBI

WHO'S NOT - Last 5 Games

J. Nettles, Twins 1 for 20 (.050)
J. Lowenstein, Indians 1 for 20 (.050)
R. Smalley, Rangers 0 for 18 (.000)
G. Brett, Royals 3 for 21 (.143)
M. Rivers, A'S 2 for 20 (.100)

Leaders: SLG

G. Foster, Reds .944
G. Tenace, A'S .811
T. Crowley, Orioles .715
D. Money, A'S .627
J. Grubb, Padres .606

Leaders: H/9

W. Garland, Orioles 4.4
L. Barker, A'S 5.5
N. Ryan, Mets 5.7
M. Ballinger, Indians 5.9
D. Sutton, Dodgers 6.0

Expansion Teams

1977 rosters for both teams have been imported. Threshold for 1976 and 1977 lowered to 30/10. Any currently unsigned FA who were members of either team will be added to a holding team so progression can be ran, then will be added to rosters. Then teams will be filled to 30 by commish from FA based on need. Players added from pool will have whip under 1.40 and ops over .600

Threshold Requirments For Joining Wall of Fame

Wall Of Fame Single season and career qualifiers

An owner messaged and wanted to know how I determine how a player qualifies to make Wall Of Fame link at end of each season. These numbers represent roughly where top 100 of all time line lands. Season/Career 

HR 50/350 
3B 20/120 
2B 50/450 
SB 75/350 
RBI 130/1300 
Runs 140/1350 
Hits 220/2500 
Avg .350/.350 
Wins 25/200 
K 200/1700 
SHO 7/25 
SV 50/150 
E.R.A 1.50

Team & Player Single Game Achievments 
Team winning streak 15 plus 
Extra Inning game 20 plus innings 
Team scores 25 plus runs 
HR 3 
K 10
RBI 7 
NO hitter or Perfect Game 
Batter hits for Cycle 
SB 4 
3B 3 
2B 4 
Batter 5 hits in 9 inning game 6 or more in extras 
Batter 25 game plus hitting streak 
Pitcher 40 plus IP streak without allowing earned run

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