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Tuesday August 4,1964This date in baseball
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Games on 1964-08-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers4Chicago White Sox3BoxDave WickershamGary PetersFred Gladding
Washington Senators II4Cleveland Indians2BoxSteve RidzikPedro Ramos(none)
New York Yankees1Kansas City Athletics5BoxJohn O'DonoghueWhitey FordWes Stock
Boston Red Sox4Minnesota Twins12BoxMudcat GrantBill MonbouquetteAl Worthington
Milwaukee Braves2Cincinnati Reds5BoxBob PurkeyTony CloningerSammy Ellis
Milwaukee Braves2Cincinnati Reds4BoxJim O'TooleBob Sadowski(none)
San Francisco Giants4New York Mets3BoxJim DuffaloGalen Cisco(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxSandy KoufaxBob VealeBob Miller
Los Angeles Dodgers10Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJoe MoellerDon SchwallRon Perranoski
Chicago Cubs4St. Louis Cardinals0BoxLew BurdetteRay Sadecki(none)

Standings as of 1964-08-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1964 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1086741.620--4603857532-2134-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP Lee MacPhailMemorial Stadium543024.556
222Chicago White Sox1056441.6101.543433110332-2432-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP Ed ShortComiskey Park573423.596
333New York Yankees1046341.6062.047137010131-2232-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP Ralph HoukYankee Stadium I583622.621
4412Minnesota Twins1075255.48614.55104694127-2624-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium552728.491
5511Boston Red Sox1075255.48614.5487525-3821-3231-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP Pinky HigginsFenway Park552035.364
6613Detroit Tigers1105357.48215.0459490-3123-3129-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP Jim CampbellTiger Stadium523220.615
7715Cleveland Indians1094960.45018.5441466-2524-3224-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium533023.566
8817Kansas City Athletics1074166.38325.5412547-13521-3220-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP Pat FridayMunicipal Stadium551639.291
9918Washington Senators II1124270.37527.0434526-9220-3622-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium502030.400
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1964 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Philadelphia Phillies1026042.588--4233863731-2229-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium603228.533
225San Francisco Giants1076146.5701.54393706930-2231-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park552926.527
336Pittsburgh Pirates985543.5613.04393687126-2129-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP Joe BrownForbes Field642539.391
447Cincinnati Reds1086048.5563.04533975627-2732-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP Bill DeWittCrosley Field543222.593
558St. Louis Cardinals1055451.5147.5454456-228-2526-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP Bing DevineSportsman's Park573918.684
669Los Angeles Dodgers1065353.5009.04133793427-2826-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium562729.482
7710Milwaukee Braves994950.4959.5462463-124-2525-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP Bobby BraganJohn McHaleCounty Stadium633924.619
8814Chicago Cubs1024953.48011.0420457-3724-2525-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP John HollandWrigley Field602733.450
9916Houston Colt 45s1084662.42617.0343412-6920-3326-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP Paul Richards542034.370
101019New York Mets1093574.32128.5382540-15813-4421-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP George WeissShea Stadium531835.340


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bobby BondsOF18.142Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
Lou PiniellaOF20.342Traded by Senators to Orioles for Buster Narum.