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Tuesday May 20,1969This 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 1969-05-20

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins3Baltimore Orioles2BoxJim KaatMarcelino LopezRon Perranoski
Detroit Tigers7Chicago White Sox6BoxEarl WilsonTommy JohnDon McMahon
Kansas City Royals1Cleveland Indians4BoxSam McDowellMike Hedlund(none)
Oakland Athletics1New York Yankees2BoxFritz PetersonJim Nash(none)
Seattle Pilots5Washington Senators II6BoxDennis HigginsMarty Pattin(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0Cincinnati Reds4BoxTony CloningerRick Wise(none)
Montreal Expos0Houston Astros5BoxLarry DierkerMudcat Grant(none)
Chicago Cubs7Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxKen HoltzmanDon Sutton(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates6San Diego Padres3BoxJim BunningJoe NiekroChuck Hartenstein
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants0BoxBob GibsonMike McCormick(none)

Standings as of 1969-05-20

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles402713.675--2001208015-512-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1228240.672
224Boston Red Sox342113.6183.01741472713-68-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1286662.516
359Detroit Tigers341816.5296.0137120178-710-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1287256.563
4610Washington Senators II402020.5007.0159164-510-1510-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1226656.541
5815New York Yankees391821.4628.5141156-159-129-9W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1226260.508
61224Cleveland Indians31823.25814.590172-824-104-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1305476.415
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Oakland Athletics342113.618--161117448-713-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1286761.523
246Minnesota Twins332013.6060.5157119388-712-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1297752.597
3713Chicago White Sox311516.4844.512011738-97-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1315378.405
4917Kansas City Royals361620.4446.0121141-208-108-10L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1265373.421
51019Seattle Pilots351520.4296.5162195-336-129-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes1274978.386
61122California Angels331122.3339.591145-543-108-12L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1296069.465
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Chicago Cubs382513.658--1911147711-714-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1246757.540
2511Pittsburgh Pirates361818.5006.0141159-187-811-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1267056.556
3612New York Mets351718.4866.5147135129-68-12W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1278344.654
4714St. Louis Cardinals361719.4727.0117122-512-55-14W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1267056.556
5918Philadelphia Phillies341519.4418.0129147-186-69-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1284880.375
61223Montreal Expos331122.33311.5123161-386-95-13L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1294188.318
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves342410.706--1591342511-713-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1286959.539
237Los Angeles Dodgers352114.6003.5159124359-1012-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1276463.504
348San Francisco Giants362016.5565.0154132229-1311-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1267056.556
4816Cincinnati Reds351619.4578.5181162199-127-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1277354.575
61120San Diego Padres401624.40011.0122185-638-148-10L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1223686.295
51021Houston Astros401624.40011.0144192-486-1610-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1226557.533


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jack AkerP28.311Traded by Pilots to Yankees for Fred Talbot. 
Fred TalbotP27.326Traded by Yankees to Pilots for Jack Aker.