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Thursday May 22,1969This date in baseball
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Games on 1969-05-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins2Baltimore Orioles6BoxDick HallRon PerranoskiEddie Watt
California Angels3Boston Red Sox4BoxRay JarvisHoyt Wilhelm(none)
Detroit Tigers3Chicago White Sox7BoxJerry NymanDenny McLainDan Osinski
Kansas City Royals1Cleveland Indians4BoxHoracio PinaDick DragoStan Williams
Seattle Pilots7Washington Senators II6BoxDiego SeguiDennis Higgins(none)
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves15BoxPat JarvisTug McGrawGeorge Stone
Montreal Expos4Houston Astros7BoxDon WilsonLarry JasterFred Gladding
Chicago Cubs3Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxFergie JenkinsBill Singer(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates7San Diego Padres1BoxSteve BlassClay Kirby(none)
St. Louis Cardinals8San Francisco Giants3BoxJoe HoernerJoe Gibbon(none)

Standings as of 1969-05-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Baltimore Orioles422913.690--2101258515-514-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium1208040.667
224Boston Red Sox372413.6492.51911553613-611-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park1256362.504
3510Detroit Tigers351817.5147.5140127138-810-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium1277255.567
4713Washington Senators II422022.4769.0167177-1010-1510-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium1206654.550
5814New York Yankees401921.4759.0147161-149-1210-9W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I1216160.504
61224Cleveland Indians33924.27315.594177-834-105-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Gabe PaulCleveland Municipal Stadium1285375.414
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Oakland Athletics352114.600--166123438-813-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1276760.528
247Minnesota Twins352015.5711.0162129338-912-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium1277750.606
3611Chicago White Sox321616.5003.512712078-98-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park1305278.400
4917Seattle Pilots371720.4595.0175203-288-129-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes1254778.376
51018Kansas City Royals381721.4475.5126145-199-118-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium1245272.419
61123California Angels361125.30610.599162-633-138-12L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium1266066.476
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Chicago Cubs402614.650--1951177812-814-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field1226656.541
259Pittsburgh Pirates382018.5265.0159161-29-811-10W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field1246856.548
3612New York Mets371819.4866.5155150510-78-12L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium1258243.656
4715St. Louis Cardinals381820.4747.0128129-113-65-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II1246955.556
5920Philadelphia Phillies351520.4298.5134153-196-79-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium1274879.378
61222Montreal Expos351124.31412.5129171-426-115-13L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park1274186.323
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Atlanta Braves362511.694--1741423211-714-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium1266858.540
236Los Angeles Dodgers372215.5953.5162128349-1013-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1256362.504
348San Francisco Giants382117.5535.0161143189-1312-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park1246955.556
4816Cincinnati Reds361719.4728.0187167209-128-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field1267254.571
51019Houston Astros421824.42910.0154198-446-1612-8W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome1206357.525
61121San Diego Padres421626.38112.0124203-798-148-12L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium1203684.300


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jerry Davanon2B-SS23.274Traded by Padres with Bill Davis to Cardinals for Sonny Ruberto and John Sipin. 
Bill Davis1B26.350Traded by Padres with Jerry Davanon to Cardinals for Sonny Ruberto and John Sipin. 
Sonny RubertoC23.140Traded by Cardinals with John Sipin to Padres for Jerry Davanon and Bill Davis. 
John Sipin2B22.266Traded by Cardinals with Sonny Ruberto to Padres for Jerry Davanon and Bill Davis.