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Thursday August 9,1962This 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 1962-08-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians0Boston Red Sox4BoxBill MonbouquetteBarry Latman(none)
Minnesota Twins12Kansas City Athletics10BoxFrank SullivanDanny McDevitt(none)
Detroit Tigers8Washington Senators II5BoxHowie KoplitzTom CheneySam Jones
Cincinnati Reds7Houston Colt 45s3BoxJim O'TooleHal Woodeshick(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxEd RoebuckDennis BennettRon Perranoski
Chicago Cubs0Milwaukee Braves1BoxTony CloningerBob BuhlClaude Raymond
New York Mets1San Francisco Giants7BoxJack SanfordRobert Lane Miller(none)

Standings as of 1962-08-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees996039.606--4774037426-1734-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I633627.571
226Minnesota Twins995544.5565.04874375027-2128-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium633627.571
339Baltimore Orioles1025349.5208.54234121123-2430-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium602436.400
4410Chicago White Sox1045450.5198.54464202623-2131-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park583127.534
5511Cleveland Indians1004951.49011.5433445-1219-2430-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium623131.500
6612Kansas City Athletics532429.45313.0242271-2924-291-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1094861.440
7713Boston Red Sox994356.43417.0414491-7716-2227-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park613328.541
8815Washington Senators II1014061.39621.0381442-6121-2119-40L6T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium602040.333
9917Detroit Tigers511932.37317.0194216-2219-320-0W3T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1106644.600
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1087335.676--57943514431-1742-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium572928.509
222San Francisco Giants1096841.6245.559146612524-2444-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park563521.625
334Cincinnati Reds1056144.58110.55234913221-2940-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field573720.649
445St. Louis Cardinals1086147.56512.05444489627-2534-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park542331.426
557Pittsburgh Pirates985345.54115.04344142022-2331-22L4T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field634023.635
668Milwaukee Braves995346.53515.54523935920-2633-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium633330.524
7714Philadelphia Phillies1104565.40929.0486580-9415-4030-25L7T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium513615.706
8816Chicago Cubs1074067.37432.5436579-14319-3321-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field551936.345
9918Houston Colt 45s542034.37026.0237261-2420-341-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1064462.415
101019New York Mets1082979.26944.0440655-21514-4015-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds521141.212