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MLB Games on Tuesday May 8, 1962

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Detroit TigersAL10Los Angeles AngelsAL1Box | PBP911,443Dodger StadiumNight2:34Phil ReganEli Grba---Bilko, Kaline
Cleveland IndiansAL6Minnesota TwinsAL3Box | PBP913,891Metropolitan StadiumNight3:03Dick DonovanJim KaatBarry LatmanGreen
New York MetsNL3Chicago CubsNL1Box | PBP91,369Wrigley FieldDay2:37Jay HookBob Anderson------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP95,134Crosley FieldNight3:33Chris ShortJim O'TooleJack BaldschunKlaus
Los Angeles DodgersNL9Houston Colt 45sNL6Box | PBP1017,483Colt StadiumNight3:38Ron PerranoskiBobby TiefenauerEd Roebuck---
San Francisco GiantsNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL3Box | PBP914,618Sportsman's ParkNight2:36Juan MarichalLarry Jackson---Musial, Sawatski
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 Tuesday, May 08, 1962

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -112Kansas City Athletics752.714-4530155-21-01556788.432
AL -223New York Yankees19136.6842.09871278-25-41438360.580
AL -337Cleveland Indians17107.588-797186-34-41457075.483
AL -448Minnesota Twins221210.5450.511311217-45-71407961.564
AL -5510Boston Red Sox221111.5001.5958962-89-31386573.471
AL -669Chicago White Sox221111.5001.59094-45-46-71407466.529
AL -7713Baltimore Orioles19811.4213.07184-134-64-51436974.483
AL -8817Detroit Tigers826.2503.53845-72-60-01538370.542
AL -9919Washington Senators II18414.2226.564103-392-62-81435687.392
AL -101020Los Angeles Angels000---1.50000-00-01628676.531
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -111San Francisco Giants27216.778-182107757-414-21388256.594
NL -224St. Louis Cardinals21147.6674.014783646-38-41417071.496
NL -335Pittsburgh Pirates23149.6095.0979439-65-31387959.572
NL -446Los Angeles Dodgers251510.6005.012812177-58-51408753.621
NL -5511Philadelphia Phillies201010.5007.598109-114-66-41417170.504
NL -6612Cincinnati Reds251213.4808.0119142-234-78-61378651.628
NL -7714Milwaukee Braves21813.38110.085101-161-87-51417863.553
NL -8815Houston Colt 45s1248.3339.55441134-81-01486088.405
NL -9916Chicago Cubs23617.26113.094160-663-83-101395386.381
NL -101018New York Mets21516.23813.087133-463-72-913935104.252
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