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Games on 1966-07-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins4Cleveland Indians3BoxJim MerrittTom KelleyPete Cimino
California Angels4Detroit Tigers3BoxDean ChanceDenny McLainLew Burdette
Boston Red Sox7New York Yankees1BoxBucky BrandonFred Talbot(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Chicago Cubs0BoxWoodie FrymanBill Faul(none)
Atlanta Braves9Houston Astros4BoxDenny LemasterMike Cuellar(none)
Cincinnati Reds0Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxSandy KoufaxJim Maloney(none)
New York Mets1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxLarry JacksonBill Hepler(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants1BoxAl JacksonRon Herbel(none)

Standings as of 1966-07-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles815526.679--41128212928-1427-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium794237.532
223Detroit Tigers784632.5907.53553312426-920-23L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium844242.500
334Cleveland Indians784533.5778.52992851422-1723-16L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium843648.429
448California Angels804337.53811.53343241020-1623-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium823745.451
5512Chicago White Sox783741.47416.52742373717-2120-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park844638.548
6613Minnesota Twins803743.46317.5305315-1017-2420-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium825230.634
7715New York Yankees773542.45518.0279287-818-2016-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I823547.427
8816Kansas City Athletics793544.44319.0277341-6415-2820-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium813942.481
9918Washington Senators II803347.41321.5285351-6615-2918-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium793841.481
101019Boston Red Sox813051.37025.0343409-6613-2717-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park814239.519
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants825032.610--3443063826-1624-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park794336.544
225Pittsburgh Pirates683929.5744.02952534220-1819-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field945341.564
336Los Angeles Dodgers784434.5644.02862414521-2023-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium845133.607
447Philadelphia Phillies804436.5505.03462856120-1724-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium824339.524
559Houston Astros814338.5316.5305314-914-2129-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome812952.358
6610Atlanta Braves713536.4939.53293012818-1617-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium915041.549
7711St. Louis Cardinals783840.48710.0246255-920-2218-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II844539.536
8814Cincinnati Reds783642.46212.0306312-614-2522-17L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field824042.488
9917New York Mets773344.42914.5282350-6817-1816-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium843351.393
101020Chicago Cubs732152.28824.5274396-12211-2910-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field893851.427


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dick Stuart1B33.240Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.