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Games on 1969-05-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Pilots10Boston Red Sox9BoxJim BoutonVicente RomoJohn O'Donoghue
Washington Senators II6Chicago White Sox7BoxDan OsinskiCasey Cox(none)
Oakland Athletics3Cleveland Indians0BoxBlue Moon OdomMike Paul(none)
Baltimore Orioles5Kansas City Royals3BoxEddie WattSteve Jones(none)
California Angels1New York Yankees2BoxFritz PetersonRudy May(none)
New York Mets10Cincinnati Reds9BoxCal KoonceGeorge Culver(none)
Chicago Cubs11Houston Astros0BoxKen HoltzmanLarry Dierker(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxJim BrewerRon Kline(none)
Atlanta Braves7Montreal Expos5BoxClaude RaymondRoy Face(none)
San Francisco Giants1Philadelphia Phillies3BoxWoodie FrymanMike McCormick(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1San Diego Padres2BoxBilly McCoolRay Washburn(none)

Standings as of 1969-05-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Baltimore Orioles372512.676--1891157413-512-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1258441.672
246Boston Red Sox322012.6252.51621372513-67-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1306763.515
3712Detroit Tigers311516.4847.011611245-710-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1317556.573
4813Washington Senators II361719.4727.5147149-28-149-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1266957.548
51020New York Yankees351421.40010.0129154-259-125-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1266660.524
61224Cleveland Indians29623.20715.081167-864-102-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1325676.424
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Oakland Athletics322111.656--156110468-513-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1306763.515
235Minnesota Twins301911.6331.0152103497-712-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1327854.591
359Chicago White Sox271413.5194.510410408-96-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1355481.400
4611Kansas City Royals331617.4855.5118128-108-98-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1295376.411
5917Seattle Pilots321418.4387.0147177-305-109-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes1305080.385
61121California Angels301119.3679.090135-453-78-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1326072.455
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
122Chicago Cubs352411.686--1751037210-514-6W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1276859.535
2510Pittsburgh Pirates331716.5156.0130144-146-611-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1297158.550
3614New York Mets341618.4717.513613248-68-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1288444.656
4816Philadelphia Phillies311417.4528.0120130-106-58-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1314982.374
51019St. Louis Cardinals331419.4249.0103116-139-55-14L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1297356.566
61122Montreal Expos311120.35511.0120148-286-85-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1314190.313
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves332310.697--1511312010-713-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1297059.543
237Los Angeles Dodgers321913.5943.5147112359-1010-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1306664.508
348San Francisco Giants331914.5764.0141120218-1211-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1297158.550
4715Cincinnati Reds331518.4558.0174151239-126-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1297455.574
5918San Diego Padres371621.4329.0113168-558-148-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1253689.288
61223Houston Astros371324.35112.0128183-556-167-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1256857.544