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Games on 1969-05-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics2California Angels3BoxHoyt WilhelmLew Krausse(none)
Baltimore Orioles0Detroit Tigers2BoxDenny McLainJim Palmer(none)
Chicago White Sox4Kansas City Royals5BoxDave WickershamSammy Ellis(none)
Seattle Pilots1Minnesota Twins4BoxDave BoswellGary BellJoe Grzenda
Cleveland Indians6New York Yankees2BoxMike PaulSteve Hamilton(none)
Boston Red Sox6Washington Senators II7BoxCasey CoxRay CulpDave Baldwin
San Diego Padres4Atlanta Braves3BoxJack BaldschunCecil Upshaw(none)
Houston Astros4Cincinnati Reds0BoxDon WilsonJim Merritt(none)
New York Mets2Montreal Expos3BoxRoy FaceDon Cardwell(none)
St. Louis Cardinals9Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxNelson BrilesBob Veale(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5San Francisco Giants0BoxDon SuttonRay Sadecki(none)

Standings as of 1969-05-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Baltimore Orioles24168.667--12274486-410-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1389345.674
249Washington Senators II241311.5423.099100-17-66-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1387365.529
3611Boston Red Sox211110.5243.59698-27-54-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1417665.539
4510Detroit Tigers211110.5243.58573125-46-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1417962.560
5713New York Yankees221111.5004.0969337-64-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1396970.496
61224Cleveland Indians18315.16710.055115-602-61-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1435984.413
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Minnesota Twins21147.667--11574415-59-2W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1418358.589
238Oakland Athletics20119.5502.510372317-54-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1427765.542
3812Kansas City Royals201010.5003.55575-203-57-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1425983.415
4914Chicago White Sox1789.4714.06777-103-55-4L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1456085.414
51020California Angels17710.4125.06176-153-64-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1456481.441
61122Seattle Pilots19712.3686.06895-273-74-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes1435786.399
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs23167.696--10973369-57-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1397663.547
257Pittsburgh Pirates22139.5912.5929114-49-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1407565.536
3615St. Louis Cardinals221012.4555.57375-29-41-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1407763.550
4816New York Mets21912.4296.07481-75-44-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1419150.645
5918Philadelphia Phillies19811.4216.06987-183-55-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1435588.385
61121Montreal Expos21813.3817.08191-105-73-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1414497.312
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
222San Francisco Giants22157.682--10280224-511-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1407565.536
133Los Angeles Dodgers22157.682--10871376-49-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1407070.500
346Atlanta Braves22148.6361.09686105-69-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1407961.564
4717Cincinnati Reds21912.4295.511285275-94-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1418061.567
51019San Diego Padres241014.4176.067102-353-77-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1384296.304
61223Houston Astros25520.20011.574135-611-134-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1377661.555


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Leon WagnerOF34.353Signed as Free Agent by Giants.