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Tuesday May 6,1969This 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 1969-05-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox1Baltimore Orioles0BoxJoe HorlenJim Palmer(none)
New York Yankees2California Angels1BoxFritz PetersonRudy May(none)
Minnesota Twins0Cleveland Indians1BoxSam McDowellDave Boswell(none)
Kansas City Royals7Detroit Tigers6BoxWally BunkerDick RadatzMoe Drabowsky
Washington Senators II1Oakland Athletics4BoxCatfish HunterJim Hannan(none)
Boston Red Sox12Seattle Pilots2BoxRay CulpGene Brabender(none)
Montreal Expos4Atlanta Braves3BoxBill StonemanRon ReedRoy Face
Los Angeles Dodgers1Chicago Cubs7BoxKen HoltzmanDon Sutton(none)
Cincinnati Reds1New York Mets8BoxDon CardwellGary Nolan(none)
Houston Astros4Philadelphia Phillies5BoxTurk FarrellDooley Womack(none)
San Diego Padres4Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxDick KelleySteve BlassFrank Reberger
San Francisco Giants0St. Louis Cardinals3BoxBob GibsonRay Sadecki(none)

Standings as of 1969-05-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles29209.690--151856610-410-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1338944.669
245Boston Red Sox251510.6003.0122109138-57-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1377265.526
3510Washington Senators II281612.5713.511510877-79-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1347064.522
4816New York Yankees271215.4447.0108123-158-64-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1346866.507
5917Detroit Tigers251114.4407.01009465-76-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1377958.577
61224Cleveland Indians22418.18212.560130-702-92-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1395881.417
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins24168.667--12279435-611-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1388157.587
236Oakland Athletics251510.6001.513395387-58-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1377364.533
3611Kansas City Royals251411.5602.5919107-67-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1375582.401
4714Chicago White Sox20911.4505.07284-124-75-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1425983.415
51021California Angels22814.3647.072107-353-65-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1406377.450
61122Seattle Pilots24816.3338.092133-414-104-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes1385682.406
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs28199.679--12986439-510-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1347361.545
247Pittsburgh Pirates261511.5773.010910636-59-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1367363.537
3612Philadelphia Phillies231211.5224.59094-46-56-6W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1395188.367
4713New York Mets261214.4626.09495-17-65-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1368848.647
51018St. Louis Cardinals261115.4237.07991-129-42-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1367660.559
61120Montreal Expos251015.4007.596109-136-74-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1374295.307
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Atlanta Braves26179.654--116100165-612-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1367660.559
338San Francisco Giants261511.5772.010793144-911-2L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1367561.551
259Los Angeles Dodgers261511.5772.011995246-89-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1367066.515
4815San Diego Padres291316.4485.594129-356-97-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1333994.293
5919Cincinnati Reds261115.4236.0138116225-106-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1367858.574
61223Houston Astros29821.27610.588145-571-147-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1337360.549