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Saturday August 11,1962This 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.

1962 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1962-08-11

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles0Boston Red Sox3BoxIke DelockRobin Roberts(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Boston Red Sox7BoxDon SchwallChuck Estrada(none)
Chicago White Sox11Kansas City Athletics2BoxJohn BuzhardtEd Rakow(none)
Detroit Tigers7New York Yankees2BoxHank AguirreRalph Terry(none)
Detroit Tigers2New York Yankees3BoxMarshall BridgesTerry Fox(none)
Cleveland Indians2Washington Senators II9BoxClaude OsteenSam McDowell(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates10Chicago Cubs6BoxVern LawDick EllsworthRoy Face
New York Mets1Cincinnati Reds2BoxBob PurkeyJay Hook(none)
Milwaukee Braves3Houston Colt 45s1BoxBob ShawTurk FarrellClaude Raymond
Los Angeles Dodgers4San Francisco Giants5BoxBilly PierceDon DrysdaleStu Miller
Philadelphia Phillies11St. Louis Cardinals3BoxArt MahaffeyLarry Jackson(none)

Standings as of 1962-08-11

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113New York Yankees1026240.608--4904127826-1736-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I603426.567
226Minnesota Twins1015546.5456.54874414627-2328-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium613625.590
339Chicago White Sox1045450.5199.04464202623-2131-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park583127.534
4410Baltimore Orioles1045351.51010.0426422423-2630-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium582434.414
5511Cleveland Indians1025052.49012.0438454-1620-2530-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium603030.500
6612Kansas City Athletics532429.45313.5242271-2924-291-0W5T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium1094861.440
7713Boston Red Sox1014556.44616.5424494-7016-2229-34W4T S R Log Off Def SP Dick O'ConnellFenway Park593128.525
8815Washington Senators II1034162.39821.5390447-5721-2120-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed DohertyRFK Memorial Stadium581939.328
9918Detroit Tigers542034.37018.0203229-2620-340-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Rick FerrellTiger Stadium1076542.607
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1962 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1107337.664--58545113431-1942-18L2T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium552926.527
222San Francisco Giants1117041.6313.560747213524-2446-17W3T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park543321.611
334Cincinnati Reds1076344.5898.55334963721-2942-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field553520.636
445St. Louis Cardinals1106248.56411.05544639127-2535-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park522230.423
557Pittsburgh Pirates1005446.54014.04504272323-2431-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field613922.639
668Milwaukee Braves995346.53514.54523935920-2633-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP Birdie TebbettsJohn McHaleCounty Stadium633330.524
7714Philadelphia Phillies1124666.41128.0501590-8916-4130-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium493514.714
8816Chicago Cubs1094168.37631.5449595-14619-3322-36L1T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field531835.340
9917Houston Colt 45s542034.37025.0237261-2420-341-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards1064462.415
101019New York Mets1102981.26444.0445665-22014-4215-39L3T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds501139.220

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Johnny Temple2B35.003Purchased by Astros from Orioles.