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Games on 1969-05-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals4Baltimore Orioles2BoxDick DragoDick Hall(none)
Boston Red Sox7California Angels2BoxSparky LyleHoyt WilhelmVicente Romo
Minnesota Twins6Detroit Tigers2BoxDean ChanceEarl WilsonRon Perranoski
New York Yankees2Oakland Athletics3BoxChuck DobsonMel Stottlemyre(none)
Washington Senators II0Seattle Pilots2BoxMike MarshallJoe Coleman(none)
San Francisco Giants11Chicago Cubs1BoxBobby BolinBill HandsJoe Gibbon
Cincinnati Reds8Montreal Expos5BoxGeorge CulverMudcat Grant(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers13Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxBill SingerDock EllisJoe Moeller
San Diego Padres6St. Louis Cardinals7BoxMike TorrezFrank RebergerJoe Hoerner

Standings as of 1969-05-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Baltimore Orioles312011.645--157956210-410-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1318942.679
245Boston Red Sox271710.6301.01341151910-57-5W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1357065.519
3611Washington Senators II301614.5333.511911547-99-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1327062.530
4815Detroit Tigers271215.4446.010810265-77-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1357857.578
5919New York Yankees291217.4147.0112130-188-84-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1326864.515
61224Cleveland Indians23419.17412.063140-772-92-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1385880.420
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Minnesota Twins26188.692--13884547-611-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1367957.581
236Oakland Athletics271710.6301.5141101407-510-5W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1357164.526
3510Kansas City Royals271512.5563.59799-28-77-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1355481.400
4713Chicago White Sox211011.4765.57888-105-75-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1415883.411
51020California Angels24915.3758.078116-383-66-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1386276.449
61122Seattle Pilots26917.3469.098138-404-105-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes1365581.404
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Chicago Cubs301911.633--132101319-510-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1327359.553
259Pittsburgh Pirates281612.5712.0114119-56-510-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1347262.537
3612Philadelphia Phillies251213.4804.598109-116-56-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1375186.372
4816New York Mets271215.4445.59498-47-65-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1358847.652
5917St. Louis Cardinals281216.4296.089102-139-43-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1347559.560
61121Montreal Expos271017.3707.5104122-186-84-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1354293.311
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Atlanta Braves27189.667--121103185-613-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1357560.556
338San Francisco Giants281711.6071.512397266-911-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1347361.545
247Los Angeles Dodgers281711.6071.5136100368-89-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1346866.507
4714Cincinnati Reds281315.4645.5149121287-106-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1347658.567
51018San Diego Padres311318.4197.0100138-386-117-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1313992.298
61223Houston Astros311021.32310.0103153-503-147-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1317160.542