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Friday August 2,1963This 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.

1963 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1963-08-02

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians9Detroit Tigers10BoxJim BunningMudcat GrantTerry Fox
Minnesota Twins10Kansas City Athletics3BoxCamilo PascualOrlando Pena(none)
Baltimore Orioles5New York Yankees3BoxRobin RobertsWhitey Ford(none)
Boston Red Sox5Washington Senators II0BoxEarl WilsonBennie Daniels(none)
Boston Red Sox3Washington Senators II4BoxSteve RidzikDick RadatzBennie Daniels
San Francisco Giants11Chicago Cubs12BoxGlen HobbieDon Larsen(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Cincinnati Reds3BoxJim MaloneyDon Cardwell(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Houston Colt 45s4BoxTurk FarrellDon Drysdale(none)
New York Mets0Milwaukee Braves8BoxBob HendleyAl Jackson(none)
New York Mets3Milwaukee Braves1BoxGalen CiscoBob ShawKen MacKenzie
Philadelphia Phillies2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxRay SadeckiDennis BennettBobby Shantz

Standings as of 1963-08-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1963 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees1046638.635--47937710227-2539-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP Roy HameyYankee Stadium I573819.667
223Chicago White Sox1066046.5667.04363518528-2632-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park563422.607
336Baltimore Orioles1106149.5558.04334161726-3035-19W4T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium522527.481
448Minnesota Twins1075849.5429.551039511527-2831-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium543321.611
5511Boston Red Sox1065452.50913.0452446622-2832-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP Pinky HigginsFenway Park552233.400
6614Cleveland Indians1095356.48615.5431498-6723-2830-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium532627.491
7715Kansas City Athletics1064858.45319.0423461-3824-3024-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium562531.446
8816Detroit Tigers1034459.42721.5441493-5218-3226-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP Jim CampbellTiger Stadium593524.593
9918Washington Senators II1073869.35529.5374510-13616-3922-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium551837.327
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1963 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Los Angeles Dodgers1086444.593--4243784630-2434-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium543519.648
224St. Louis Cardinals1086147.5653.05134456828-2733-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park543222.593
335San Francisco Giants1086048.5564.04584065224-2936-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park542826.519
447Chicago Cubs1065848.5475.04013524926-2432-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field562432.429
559Cincinnati Reds1105852.5277.04464054125-3033-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field522824.538
6610Philadelphia Phillies1085652.5198.04293884125-3331-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium543123.574
7712Milwaukee Braves1095554.5059.54574104723-2831-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bobby BraganJohn McHaleCounty Stadium532924.547
8813Pittsburgh Pirates1045153.49011.0375368723-3228-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field582335.397
9917Houston Colt 45s1094267.38522.5300449-14912-4130-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards532429.453
101019New York Mets1083474.31530.0331533-2029-4625-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissPolo Grounds541737.315

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dale Long1B37.177Released by Yankees.