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MLB Games on Wednesday August 24, 1966

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Cleveland IndiansAL10Baltimore OriolesAL4Box | PBP919,427Memorial StadiumNight2:51Sonny SiebertEddie WattLuis TiantRobinson (2)
Kansas City AthleticsAL4Boston Red SoxAL2Box | PBP90Fenway ParkNight2:29Jim NashBucky BrandonJack AkerRepoz
Kansas City AthleticsAL8Boston Red SoxAL3Box | PBP918,666Fenway ParkNight2:20Lew KrausseJose Santiago---Charles, Gosger, Tillman
Chicago White SoxAL2Detroit TigersAL6Box | PBP99,876Tiger StadiumNight2:34Mickey LolichTommy JohnOrlando PenaFreehan, Horton
California AngelsAL2New York YankeesAL1Box | PBP914,070Yankee Stadium INight2:15Fred NewmanFred TalbotJack SanfordKirkpatrick, Pepitone
Minnesota TwinsAL5Washington Senators IIAL6Box | PBP116,226RFK Memorial StadiumNight4:05Bob HumphreysBill Pleis---Valentine
New York MetsNL5Chicago CubsNL6Box | PBP97,160Wrigley FieldDay2:44Cal KoonceBob Friend------
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Houston AstrosNL7Box | PBP921,507AstrodomeNight2:34Mike CuellarLarry Jaster------
Atlanta BravesNL1Los Angeles DodgersNL2Box | PBP1132,901Dodger StadiumNight3:22Phil ReganTony Cloninger------
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL6Box | PBP919,899Forbes FieldNight2:39Vern LawLarry Jackson------
Cincinnati RedsNL9San Francisco GiantsNL4Box | PBP918,587Candlestick ParkDay2:15Joe NuxhallGaylord Perry---Coker, McCovey, Pinson
11 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Wednesday, August 24, 1966

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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL -111Baltimore Orioles1258045.640-61545416142-2538-20351718.486
AL -225Detroit Tigers1246856.54811.55595401936-2432-32382018.526
AL -336Cleveland Indians1276859.53513.04824711133-3135-28351322.371
AL -448Minnesota Twins1286761.52314.54954593632-3335-28342212.647
AL -5510Chicago White Sox1286662.51615.54583867232-3534-27341717.500
AL -6611California Angels1266363.50017.5463509-4631-3332-30361719.472
AL -7714New York Yankees1285771.44524.5493497-427-3329-39311318.419
AL -8816Washington Senators II1315873.44325.0484557-7324-4034-33281315.464
AL -9918Kansas City Athletics1275671.44125.0455549-9424-4232-29331815.545
AL -101019Boston Red Sox1305476.41528.5552634-8221-3933-37321814.563
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LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL -112San Francisco Giants1277552.591-5435063734-2841-24341816.529
NL -223Pittsburgh Pirates1146648.5792.55424529030-2736-21482622.542
NL -334Los Angeles Dodgers1257253.5762.04653897630-3042-23372314.622
NL -447Philadelphia Phillies1276859.5357.05554916431-3137-28351916.543
NL -559St. Louis Cardinals1266561.5169.5456450635-3230-29361818.500
NL -6612Atlanta Braves1145757.50011.55424925029-3127-27482820.583
NL -7713Cincinnati Reds1266165.48413.5543537626-4135-24341519.441
NL -8815Houston Astros1285771.44518.5491554-6320-3937-32341519.441
NL -9917New York Mets1275671.44119.0492596-10430-3426-37341024.294
NL -101020Chicago Cubs1204080.33331.5489651-16218-4122-39421923.452
20 record(s)
Glossary:
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