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Games on 1969-07-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Washington Senators II5Boston Red Sox1BoxJim HannanLee StangeDennis Higgins
Washington Senators II4Boston Red Sox7BoxMike NagyJoe ColemanSparky Lyle
California Angels7Chicago White Sox3BoxRudy MayWilbur WoodKen Tatum
California Angels1Chicago White Sox3BoxJoe HorlenClyde Wright(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Detroit Tigers4BoxMickey LolichMike Cuellar(none)
Seattle Pilots2Kansas City Royals13BoxRoger NelsonFred Talbot(none)
Seattle Pilots2Kansas City Royals3BoxDick DragoJohn GelnarDon O'Riley
Oakland Athletics4Minnesota Twins10BoxBob MillerCatfish Hunter(none)
Cleveland Indians4New York Yankees5BoxFritz PetersonDick EllsworthJack Aker
Cleveland Indians4New York Yankees1BoxJuan PizarroBill Burbach(none)
Cincinnati Reds4Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxTony CloningerClaude OsteenAl Jackson
Montreal Expos8Philadelphia Phillies5BoxJerry RobertsonLowell Palmer(none)
Montreal Expos7Philadelphia Phillies3BoxHowie ReedJerry JohnsonGary Waslewski
New York Mets11Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxTom SeaverBob VealeCal Koonce
New York Mets9Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxDon CardwellDock EllisJack DiLauro
Houston Astros4San Diego Padres0BoxLarry DierkerAl Santorini(none)
Atlanta Braves6San Francisco Giants7BoxFrank LinzyGary Neibauer(none)
Atlanta Braves3San Francisco Giants7BoxRon HerbelRon Reed(none)
Chicago Cubs3St. Louis Cardinals1BoxFergie JenkinsBob Gibson(none)

Standings as of 1969-07-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles795524.696--40024016030-1225-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium835429.651
225Detroit Tigers754332.57310.03232606319-1724-15W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium874740.540
359Boston Red Sox794435.55711.0365364122-1722-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park834340.518
4613Washington Senators II834241.50615.0352350222-2220-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium794435.557
5715New York Yankees833944.47018.0307322-1517-2422-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I784137.526
61121Cleveland Indians793148.39224.0277342-6514-2217-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium823151.378
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Oakland Athletics744232.568--3512836817-1525-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum884642.523
248Minnesota Twins784434.564--3633036022-2122-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium845331.631
3818Seattle Pilots783543.4499.0328399-7118-2717-16L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes842955.345
4919Kansas City Royals803545.43810.0282347-6516-2018-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium823448.415
51020Chicago White Sox773344.42910.5305344-3916-2417-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park853550.412
61222California Angels772849.36415.5227326-9910-2718-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium854342.506
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs825428.659--40928612324-1829-11W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field803842.475
247New York Mets784434.5648.03102753523-1621-18W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium845628.667
3814Pittsburgh Pirates803842.47515.0356371-1518-2320-19L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field825032.610
4916Philadelphia Phillies763541.46116.0316331-1522-1613-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium862858.326
51017St. Louis Cardinals813744.45716.5278294-1623-2114-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II815031.617
61224Montreal Expos782454.30828.0287387-10015-259-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park842856.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Atlanta Braves794732.595--3513351616-1731-15L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium834637.554
234Los Angeles Dodgers774532.5841.03372409721-1724-15L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium854045.471
3510San Francisco Giants804337.5384.53613253618-2425-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park824735.573
4611Cincinnati Reds764036.5265.53943702419-1921-17W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field864937.570
5712Houston Astros814140.5067.0328351-2311-2730-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome814041.494
61123San Diego Padres822755.32921.5226388-16216-2611-29L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium802555.313