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Sunday August 5,1962This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1962-08-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators II2Boston Red Sox0BoxTom CheneyBill Monbouquette(none)
Washington Senators II4Boston Red Sox5BoxDick RadatzDon Rudolph(none)
New York Yankees2Chicago White Sox3BoxJuan PizarroJim Coates(none)
Kansas City Athletics3Cleveland Indians2BoxDan PfisterBarry LatmanJohn Wyatt
Kansas City Athletics5Cleveland Indians2BoxOrlando PenaPedro Ramos(none)
Minnesota Twins8Detroit Tigers3BoxJim KaatRon NischwitzFrank Sullivan
Minnesota Twins2Detroit Tigers5BoxHowie KoplitzJackie CollumJim Bunning
Chicago Cubs3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxLarry SherryDave Gerard(none)
Chicago Cubs4Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDon CardwellPete Richert(none)
Philadelphia Phillies1Milwaukee Braves8BoxWarren SpahnDennis Bennett(none)
Cincinnati Reds2New York Mets5BoxAl JacksonJim O'Toole(none)
Cincinnati Reds6New York Mets3BoxJim MaloneyBob MoorheadJim Brosnan
Pittsburgh Pirates1San Francisco Giants2BoxBilly O'DellBob Friend(none)
Houston Colt 45s7St. Louis Cardinals4BoxRuss KemmererLindy McDanielDon McMahon
Houston Colt 45s4St. Louis Cardinals7BoxPaul TothHal Woodeshick(none)

Standings as of 1962-08-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees955837.611--4533916226-1732-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I673829.567
225Minnesota Twins975443.5575.04814196226-2028-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium653728.569
338Baltimore Orioles985246.5317.54133971622-2130-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium642539.391
4410Chicago White Sox995148.5159.04254042123-2128-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park633429.540
5511Cleveland Indians964749.49011.5423428-519-2228-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium663333.500
6612Boston Red Sox954154.43217.0401483-8216-2225-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park653530.538
7713Kansas City Athletics512229.43114.0231268-3722-291-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1115061.450
8815Washington Senators II964056.41718.5365407-4221-2119-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium652045.308
9918Detroit Tigers461630.34817.5163193-3016-300-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1156946.600
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1046935.663--55942513431-1738-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium613328.541
222San Francisco Giants1056540.6194.556945611324-2441-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park603822.633
334Cincinnati Reds1056144.5818.55234913221-2940-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field573720.649
446St. Louis Cardinals1065947.55711.05374488925-2534-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park562531.446
557Pittsburgh Pirates965343.55212.04344072722-2331-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field654025.615
669Milwaukee Braves955045.52614.54393796020-2630-19W3T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium673631.537
7714Philadelphia Phillies1064561.42525.0478556-7815-3630-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium553619.655
8816Chicago Cubs1033964.37929.5422566-14418-3021-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field592039.339
9917Houston Colt 45s542034.37024.0237261-2420-341-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1064462.415
101019New York Mets1042876.26941.0428637-20913-3715-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds561244.214