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MLB Games on Sunday May 8, 1966

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL2Baltimore OriolesAL8Box | PBP90Memorial StadiumDay2:28Jim PalmerSonny Siebert---Blefary, Powell, Robinson
Cleveland IndiansAL3Baltimore OriolesAL8Box | PBP937,658Memorial StadiumNight2:30Frank BertainaLuis Tiant---Powell, Robinson
New York YankeesAL5California AngelsAL2Box | PBP926,260Anaheim StadiumDay2:45Al DowningDean ChancePedro Ramos---
Detroit TigersAL3Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP118,239Comiskey ParkDay3:04Fred GladdingBob Locker---Freehan
Washington Senators IIAL3Kansas City AthleticsAL2Box | PBP107,305Municipal StadiumDay2:51Casey CoxJohn Wyatt---Casanova
Boston Red SoxAL8Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP90Metropolitan StadiumDay3:02Earl WilsonJim KaatKen SandersPetrocelli
Boston Red SoxAL4Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP916,052Metropolitan StadiumDay1:59Jose SantiagoMudcat GrantBucky BrandonHall, Jones, Scott
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP912,093Crosley FieldDay2:04Jim O'TooleClaude OsteenBilly McCool---
Atlanta BravesNL4Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP923,304AstrodomeDay2:22Jim OwensPhil Niekro---Aaron
Chicago CubsNL3New York MetsNL1Box | PBP90Shea StadiumDay2:39Dick EllsworthJack HamiltonFergie JenkinsStuart
Chicago CubsNL1New York MetsNL5Box | PBP923,575Shea StadiumDay2:18Dennis RibantBill Hands---Hickman, Williams
Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP98,411Connie Mack StadiumDay2:38Bob VealeRay Herbert------
San Francisco GiantsNL10St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP917,503Sportsman's ParkDay2:40Lindy McDanielTracy Stallard---Hart, Mays, McCarver, McCovey, Shannon, Skinner
13 record(s)
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Sunday, May 08, 1966

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Baltimore Orioles19154.789-9955447-28-21418259.582
AL -222Cleveland Indians19154.789-6446186-39-11436677.462
AL -336Detroit Tigers22139.5913.5817478-45-51407565.536
AL -447Chicago White Sox19118.5794.0544687-34-51437271.503
AL -558California Angels21129.5714.09377165-47-51416873.482
AL -6612Minnesota Twins1899.5005.55762-54-55-41448064.556
AL -7714Washington Senators II19712.3688.06079-193-64-61406476.457
AL -8817Boston Red Sox21714.3339.0100108-84-73-71416576.461
AL -9918New York Yankees22616.27310.56275-133-53-111376473.467
AL -101020Kansas City Athletics20515.25010.53886-481-134-21406971.493
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -113San Francisco Giants25187.720-12884447-211-51367561.551
NL -224Pittsburgh Pirates20128.6003.58288-65-57-31428062.563
NL -335Houston Astros251510.6003.08975144-511-51375780.416
NL -449Philadelphia Phillies20119.5504.58574117-44-51427666.535
NL -5510Atlanta Braves241311.5424.59984157-66-51387266.522
NL -6611Los Angeles Dodgers251312.5205.0898184-89-41378255.599
NL -7713New York Mets18810.4446.56973-44-54-51435885.406
NL -8815St. Louis Cardinals22814.3648.57698-225-73-71407565.536
NL -9916Cincinnati Reds21714.3339.06983-143-104-41396970.496
NL -101019Chicago Cubs22616.27310.562108-463-103-61405387.379
20 record(s)
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season