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MLB Games on Wednesday May 2, 1962

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
New York YankeesAL4Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP925,547Comiskey ParkNight2:47Jim CoatesJoe Horlen---Howard
Detroit TigersAL8Kansas City AthleticsAL12Box | PBP94,914Municipal StadiumNight2:36John WyattDon MossiDiego SeguiBrown, Bruton, Causey, Kaline, Siebern
Baltimore OriolesAL6Minnesota TwinsAL5Box | PBP95,926Metropolitan StadiumDay2:44Hal BrownJim KaatDick HallMincher, Powell (2)
Chicago CubsNL3Los Angeles DodgersNL1Box | PBP924,297Dodger StadiumNight2:30Bob BuhlSandy KoufaxDon ElstonMoon
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2San Francisco GiantsNL3Box | PBP99,926Candlestick ParkDay2:17Juan MarichalEarl Francis---Mays, Skinner
Houston Colt 45sNL1St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP97,880Sportsman's ParkNight2:27Bob GibsonKen Johnson---Pendleton, White
6 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Wednesday, May 02, 1962

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -113New York Yankees15114.733-8160218-13-31478562.578
AL -224Kansas City Athletics752.7142.04530155-21-01556788.432
AL -337Cleveland Indians1697.5632.5736855-34-41467175.486
AL -448Baltimore Orioles1587.5333.0565424-24-51476978.469
AL -559Chicago White Sox1798.5293.0736764-15-71457669.524
AL -6610Minnesota Twins1789.4714.08191-107-41-61458362.572
AL -7712Boston Red Sox17710.4125.06169-81-86-21436974.483
AL -8817Detroit Tigers413.2504.51723-61-30-01578473.535
AL -9918Washington Senators II14311.2147.55079-291-42-71475790.388
AL -101020Los Angeles Angels000---3.50000-00-01628676.531
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111St. Louis Cardinals15123.800-12463615-07-31477275.490
NL -222San Francisco Giants22175.7731.514479654-313-21438657.601
NL -335Pittsburgh Pirates20137.6501.58772159-54-21418061.567
NL -446Los Angeles Dodgers23149.6092.0114115-16-48-51428854.620
NL -5511Cincinnati Reds20911.4505.599120-214-75-41428953.627
NL -6613Philadelphia Phillies1569.4006.07084-143-63-31467571.514
NL -7714Milwaukee Braves16610.3756.56369-61-75-31468066.548
NL -8815Houston Colt 45s725.2866.0312382-51-01536291.405
NL -9916Chicago Cubs19514.2639.072131-593-82-71435489.378
NL -101019New York Mets17314.17610.071119-481-52-914337106.259
20 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season