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Friday July 29,1966This 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.

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Games on 1966-07-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians1California Angels2BoxGeorge BrunetSonny SiebertMinnie Rojas
New York Yankees2Chicago White Sox1BoxAl DowningBruce HowardHal Reniff
Detroit Tigers1Kansas City Athletics4BoxLew KrausseJohnny PodresJack Aker
Baltimore Orioles3Minnesota Twins0BoxJim PalmerJim MerrittEddie Fisher
Boston Red Sox4Washington Senators II13BoxPete RichertBucky Brandon(none)
Boston Red Sox5Washington Senators II6BoxDick LinesLee Stange(none)
San Francisco Giants6Atlanta Braves7BoxTed AbernathyFrank Linzy(none)
Houston Astros3Cincinnati Reds4BoxJim MaloneyBob Bruce(none)
Chicago Cubs7New York Mets4BoxKen HoltzmanJack Hamilton(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxBilly O'DellChris ShortRoy Face
Los Angeles Dodgers0St. Louis Cardinals4BoxLarry JasterDon Drysdale(none)

Standings as of 1966-07-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1026834.667--51935516432-1736-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium582929.500
225Detroit Tigers995346.53513.5425440-1531-1922-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium633528.556
337Cleveland Indians1005347.53014.03853731227-2526-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium622834.452
448California Angels1015348.52514.5388407-1926-2527-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium612734.443
5510Minnesota Twins1015051.49517.5390388225-2625-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium613922.639
6612New York Yankees1004852.48019.0387380724-2123-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I592237.373
7715Chicago White Sox1024854.47120.03603164422-3026-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park603525.583
8817Kansas City Athletics994455.44422.5359436-7718-3526-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium613031.492
9918Washington Senators II1064759.44323.0397450-5320-3427-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium532429.453
101019Boston Red Sox1044361.41326.0445510-6517-3326-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park582929.500
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants1026042.588--4233952828-2132-21L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park593326.559
223Los Angeles Dodgers995841.5860.53542965825-2333-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium633726.587
334Pittsburgh Pirates895237.5841.54163348225-2327-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field734033.548
446St. Louis Cardinals1005347.5306.03713591228-2625-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II623032.484
559Philadelphia Phillies1015249.5157.54313815024-2628-23L5T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium613526.574
6611Atlanta Braves904446.48910.04264002622-2321-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John McHaleAtlanta Stadium724131.569
7713Cincinnati Reds1004852.48011.0420416418-3230-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field602832.467
8814Houston Astros1014853.47511.5384416-3216-2932-24L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome612437.393
9916New York Mets1004555.45014.0376460-8425-2520-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium612140.344
101020Chicago Cubs962967.30228.0384528-14415-3514-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field663036.455