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Thursday August 18,1966This date in baseball
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Games on 1966-08-18

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox0Cleveland Indians2BoxSam McDowellGary Peters(none)
California Angels2Minnesota Twins6BoxMudcat GrantMarcelino Lopez(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Houston Astros5BoxTurk FarrellDon Nottebart(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxDon DrysdaleBob Gibson(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates5New York Mets9BoxRob GardnerWoodie FrymanRalph Terry

Standings as of 1966-08-18

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1207941.658--59442017441-2338-18W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium401822.450
225Detroit Tigers1196554.54613.55305201036-2429-30W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium432320.535
337Cleveland Indians1226557.53315.0464457731-3134-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium401624.400
448Minnesota Twins1226458.52516.04704403029-3035-28W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium402515.625
5510Chicago White Sox1236360.51217.54453737229-3334-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park392019.513
6613California Angels1216061.49619.5448492-4428-3132-30L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred HaneyAnaheim Stadium412021.488
7714New York Yankees1225468.44326.0470480-1027-3326-36L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan ToppingYankee Stadium I371621.432
8816Kansas City Athletics1215368.43826.5429522-9321-3932-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed LopatMunicipal Stadium392118.538
9918Washington Senators II1255471.43227.5458530-7224-4030-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D George SelkirkRFK Memorial Stadium341717.500
101019Boston Red Sox1255372.42428.5538612-7421-3932-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park371918.514
RkLgMLBNL -GPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1966 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112San Francisco Giants1217150.587--5074792834-2837-22W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park402218.550
223Pittsburgh Pirates1086246.5742.55124318128-2634-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field543024.556
334Los Angeles Dodgers1196851.5712.04453707530-3038-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiDodger Stadium432716.628
446Philadelphia Phillies1206555.5425.55254566930-2935-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium422220.524
559Atlanta Braves1085652.5198.55184586028-2627-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy HitchcockJohn McHaleAtlanta Stadium542925.537
6611St. Louis Cardinals1206159.5089.5440437331-3030-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineSportsman's Park,Busch Stadium II422220.524
7712Cincinnati Reds1206060.50010.55245012325-3635-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill DeWittCrosley Field401624.400
8815New York Mets1205367.44217.5460565-10527-3026-37W2T S R Log Off Def SP D George WeissShea Stadium411328.317
9917Houston Astros1225369.43418.5464541-7720-3933-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithAstrodome401921.475
101020Chicago Cubs1143777.32530.5467624-15718-4119-36W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field482226.458