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Games on 1963-06-21

Top1963 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALNew York Yankees4Boston Red Sox7Boxscore - PBP931,1202:15Ralph TerryBill MonbouquetteBill Monbouquette (10-4)Ralph Terry (7-7)Dick Radatz (9)Ralph HoukJohnny PeskyFenway Park
ALChicago White Sox2Cleveland Indians0Boxscore - PBP919,1772:17Juan PizarroEarly WynnJuan Pizarro (8-3)Early Wynn (0-1)-Al LopezBirdie TebbettsCleveland Stadium
ALDetroit Tigers6Kansas City Athletics4Boxscore - PBP910,4812:31Hank AguirreDave WickershamHank Aguirre (6-6)Dave Wickersham (5-6)Tom Sturdivant (2)Chuck DressenEd LopatMunicipal Stadium
ALBaltimore Orioles2Minnesota Twins5Boxscore - PBP902:26Ike DelockLee StangeLee Stange (1-0)Ike Delock (1-4)Bill Dailey (7)Billy HitchcockSam MeleMetropolitan Stad
ALBaltimore Orioles10Minnesota Twins2Boxscore - PBP922,5862:33Robin RobertsGarry RoggenburkRobin Roberts (5-7)Garry Roggenburk (1-2)-Billy HitchcockSam MeleMetropolitan Stad
NLPittsburgh Pirates5Chicago Cubs6Boxscore - PBP1013,3213:17Don CardwellBob BuhlDon Elston (3-1)Joe Gibbon (2-5)-Danny MurtaughBob KennedyWrigley Field
NLHouston Colt 45s0Cincinnati Reds3Boxscore - PBP912,7292:15Ken JohnsonJim MaloneyJim Maloney (11-2)Ken Johnson (3-9)-Harry CraftFred HutchinsonCrosley Field
NLSan Francisco Giants3Milwaukee Braves6Boxscore - PBP913,7532:40Bobby BolinTony CloningerTony Cloninger (2-4)Bobby Bolin (3-2)Bob Hendley (1)Alvin DarkBobby BraganCounty Stadium
NLPhiladelphia Phillies1New York Mets3Boxscore - PBP911,0472:34Cal McLishAl JacksonAl Jackson (6-7)Cal McLish (5-4)-Gene MauchCasey StengelPolo Grounds
NLLos Angeles Dodgers5St. Louis Cardinals3Boxscore - PBP928,4232:32Sandy KoufaxCurt SimmonsSandy Koufax (11-3)Curt Simmons (7-3)Ron Perranoski (4)Walter AlstonJohnny KeaneSportsman's Park
10 Games on this date

Standings as of 1963-06-21.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1963 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees613724.607--2822226016-1721-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I1006733.670
223Chicago White Sox673928.5821.03032327116-1623-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park955540.579
335Boston Red Sox613526.5742.02842493511-1624-10W4T S R Log Off Def SP Pinky HigginsFenway Park1004159.410
449Cleveland Indians643529.5473.5266284-1817-1218-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium984454.449
5510Minnesota Twins663531.5304.52992574216-1619-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium955639.589
6611Baltimore Orioles693633.5225.0278286-817-2019-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium935043.538
7713Kansas City Athletics653134.4778.0260275-1515-1616-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium974255.433
8817Detroit Tigers642539.39113.5258305-4713-2212-17W1T S R Log Off Def SP Jim CampbellTiger Stadium985444.551
9919Washington Senators II712150.29621.0243348-10510-2811-22L9T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium913556.385
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1963 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals684028.588--3462875919-1521-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park945341.564
224San Francisco Giants694029.5800.52882355318-1622-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park934845.516
336Los Angeles Dodgers683830.5592.02692462316-1822-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium946133.649
447Cincinnati Reds673730.5522.52942544015-1722-13W4T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field954946.516
558Chicago Cubs693831.5512.52522163617-1621-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field934449.473
6612Milwaukee Braves663333.5006.02782641412-1820-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP Bobby BraganJohn McHaleCounty Stadium965145.531
7714Pittsburgh Pirates653035.4628.5240234613-2217-13L3T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field974453.454
8815Philadelphia Phillies683038.44110.0249270-2114-2516-13L4T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium945737.606
9916Houston Colt 45s692742.39113.5183285-1028-2619-16L5T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards933954.419
101018New York Mets692643.37714.5226334-1087-2719-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds932568.269


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike LumOF-1B17.237Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
Reggie SmithOF18.080Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Twins. 
Early WynnP43.167Signed as Free Agent by Indians.