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1976 Big League World Series

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Big League World Series: Taipei, Taiwan
The 1976 Big League World Series took place from August 14–21 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States.

1976 Senior League World Series

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Senior League World Series: Pingtung, Taiwan
The 1976 Senior League World Series took place from August 17–21 in Gary, Indiana, United States.

Naranjeros de Hermosillo

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1976 Caribbean Series: Naranjeros de Hermosillo
They were the first Mexican team to win the Caribbean Series in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic in 1976.

Charlie Finley

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Before the June 15, 1976, trading deadline, Charlie Finley contacted the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox. He had proposed a trade to the Boston Red Sox that would have involved Joe Rudi, Rollie Fingers, Vida Blue, Gene Tenace and Sal Bando for Fred Lynn, Carlton Fisk and prospects. In trade talks with the Yankees, Finley proposed Vida Blue for Thurman Munson along with either Roy White or Elliott Maddox. Finley also offered Joe Rudi for Thurman Munson.
(The mule died in 1976, at age 20.)

Roger Moret

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December 9 – The Texas Rangers trade Jeff Burroughs to the Atlanta Braves for Adrian Devine, Ken Henderson, Dave May, Roger Moret, Carl Morton and an estimated $250,000.
Rogelio "Roger" Moret Torres (born September 16, 1949) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played for the Boston Red Sox (1970–1975), Atlanta Braves (1976) and Texas Rangers (1977–1978).

Horace Stoneham

In January 1976, San Francisco Giants owner Horace Stoneham agreed to sell the team for $13.25 million to a Toronto group consisting of Labatt's Breweries of Canada, Ltd., Vulcan Assets Ltd., and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. The team would begin play with the 1976 season at Exhibition Stadium and be called the Giants.
Finally, in 1976, he put the team up for sale.

Danny Thompson (baseball)

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December 10 – Danny Thompson, 29, infielder, mainly with the Minnesota Twins, who played four seasons after being diagnosed with leukemia
Danny Leon Thompson (February 1, 1947 – December 10, 1976) was a college and professional baseball player, a major league shortstop from 1970 to 1976.

1976 World Series

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*World Series: Cincinnati Reds over New York Yankees (4-0); Johnny Bench, MVP

Cincinnati Reds

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*World Series: Cincinnati Reds over New York Yankees (4-0); Johnny Bench, MVP

New York Yankees

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*World Series: Cincinnati Reds over New York Yankees (4-0); Johnny Bench, MVP

Johnny Bench

1976 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

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*All-Star Game, July 13 at Veterans Stadium: National League, 7-1; George Foster, MVP

Veterans Stadium

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*All-Star Game, July 13 at Veterans Stadium: National League, 7-1; George Foster, MVP

George Foster (baseball)

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*All-Star Game, July 13 at Veterans Stadium: National League, 7-1; George Foster, MVP

1976 Japan Series

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Japan Series: Hankyu Braves over Yomiuri Giants (4-3)

Yomiuri Giants

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Japan Series: Hankyu Braves over Yomiuri Giants (4-3)

Taipei

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Big League World Series: Taipei, Taiwan