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Monday, May 21,1962

Monday, May 21,1962

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1962 reg season May 21,1962 Kansas City Athletics  10  Boston Red Sox  5  box | pbp Fenway Park Jerry Walker Gene Conley -- 4,937 2:41
1962 reg season May 21,1962 Detroit Tigers  7  Chicago White Sox  3  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Paul Foytack Early Wynn Ron Nischwitz 8,967 3:05
1962 reg season May 21,1962 Baltimore Orioles  7  Cleveland Indians  10  box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Gary Bell Billy Hoeft -- 4,658 2:53
1962 reg season May 21,1962 Minnesota Twins  5  Washington Senators II  3  box | pbp Robert F. Kennedy Stadium Camilo Pascual Dave Stenhouse -- 11,797 2:24
1962 reg season May 21,1962 New York Mets  2  Houston Colt 45s  3  box | pbp Colt Stadium Jim Golden Vinegar Bend Mizell -- 16,317 2:40
1962 reg season May 21,1962 San Francisco Giants  1  Los Angeles Dodgers  8  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Sandy Koufax Billy O'Dell -- 45,192 2:31
1962 reg season May 21,1962 Chicago Cubs  4  Pittsburgh Pirates  8  box | pbp Forbes Field Tom Sturdivant Dick Ellsworth -- 7,560 2:42
1962 reg season May 21,1962 Philadelphia Phillies  1  St. Louis Cardinals  4  box | pbp Sportsman's Park III Ray Washburn Dennis Bennett Bobby Shantz 6,956 2:38
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1962 AL -- New York Yankees franchise | log 31 19 12 .613 0.0 147 134 13 L1 11-6 8-6 1 1 3 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1962 AL -- Cleveland Indians franchise | log 30 18 12 .600 0.5 166 143 23 W1 7-4 11-8 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Minnesota Twins franchise | log 32 18 14 .563 1.5 154 148 6 W2 10-6 8-9 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Kansas City Athletics franchise | log 19 10 9 .526 3.0 103 93 10 W1 10-9 1-0 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Chicago White Sox franchise | log 35 18 17 .514 3.0 161 163 -2 L1 9-6 9-11 5 5 10 Yes dnq
1962 AL -- Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 32 16 16 .500 3.5 134 149 -15 L3 6-9 10-7 6 6 11 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Detroit Tigers franchise | log 15 6 9 .400 5.0 80 82 -2 W2 6-9 0-0 7 7 13 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Boston Red Sox franchise | log 31 12 19 .387 7.0 136 138 -2 L7 2-9 10-10 8 8 16 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Washington Senators II franchise | log 31 9 22 .290 10.0 119 149 -30 L1 4-9 5-13 9 9 19 -- dnq
1962 AL -- Los Angeles Angels franchise | log 0 0 0 -- 3.5 0 0 0 -- 0-0 0-0 10 10 20 -- dnq
1962 NL -- San Francisco Giants franchise | log 37 26 11 .703 0.0 229 143 86 L1 8-6 18-5 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Yankees)
1962 NL -- St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 33 21 12 .636 3.0 198 130 68 W5 10-5 11-7 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 35 21 14 .600 4.0 180 169 11 W1 9-6 12-8 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 34 19 15 .559 5.5 165 179 -14 L1 7-9 12-6 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 32 17 15 .531 6.5 132 134 -2 W2 9-11 8-4 5 5 8 Yes dnq
1962 NL -- Milwaukee Braves franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 10.5 139 153 -14 L3 3-11 10-8 6 6 12 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 33 13 20 .394 11.0 172 195 -23 L3 5-11 8-9 7 7 14 -- dnq
1962 NL -- New York Mets franchise | log 31 12 19 .387 11.0 141 185 -44 W3 6-8 6-11 8 8 15 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Chicago Cubs franchise | log 34 12 22 .353 12.5 168 233 -65 L1 6-12 6-11 9 9 17 -- dnq
1962 NL -- Houston Colt 45s franchise | log 19 6 13 .316 11.0 82 85 -3 L1 6-13 1-0 10 10 18 -- dnq
20 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Robin Roberts -- Hist Released by Yankees
Robin Roberts Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1962-1962 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Gus Bell Milwaukee Braves Hist Traded from New York Mets to Milwaukee Braves for Frank Thomas (11/28/1961) and Rick Herrscher
Rick Herrscher New York Mets Hist Traded from Milwaukee Braves with Frank Thomas to New York Mets for Gus Bell
4 record(s)