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Games on 1969-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals2Baltimore Orioles10BoxDave McNallyDick Drago(none)
Seattle Pilots4Boston Red Sox5BoxLee StangeBob Locker(none)
Oakland Athletics3Cleveland Indians0BoxGeorge LauzeriqueLuis TiantRollie Fingers
Minnesota Twins4Detroit Tigers6BoxTom TimmermannJim KaatDon McMahon
Pittsburgh Pirates0Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxClaude OsteenJim Bunning(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2San Diego Padres1BoxMike TorrezAl Santorini(none)

Standings as of 1969-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles1107634.691--55134720435-1941-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonMemorial Stadium523319.635
247Detroit Tigers1086048.55615.04613976426-2534-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium543024.556
3512Boston Red Sox1105951.53617.05165051130-2829-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park522824.538
4615Washington Senators II1135756.50420.5466463331-3226-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ShortRFK Memorial Stadium492920.592
5716New York Yankees1115457.48622.5403423-2025-3329-24W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee MacPhailYankee Stadium I502624.520
61020Cleveland Indians1134667.40731.5414508-9421-3225-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Alvin DarkCleveland Municipal Stadium481632.333
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Minnesota Twins1116843.613--55042512528-2740-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium512922.569
234Oakland Athletics1076443.5982.05044069828-2236-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum552431.436
3817Seattle Pilots1084563.41721.5445550-10521-3324-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Marvin Milkes541935.352
4918Kansas City Royals1104565.40922.5387480-9320-3424-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Cedric TallisMunicipal Stadium522428.462
51121Chicago White Sox1094366.39424.0423507-8419-4024-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ed ShortComiskey Park532528.472
61222California Angels1064165.38724.5322431-10914-3527-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WalshAnaheim Stadium563026.536
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs1137241.637--54239614631-2440-18W7T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field492029.408
236New York Mets1065947.5579.54244012329-2230-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Johnny MurphyShea Stadium564115.732
3711St. Louis Cardinals1116051.54111.04143744028-2532-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II512724.529
4914Pittsburgh Pirates1095554.50515.0472470222-3033-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownForbes Field533320.623
51019Philadelphia Phillies1084464.40725.5450506-5624-2520-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John QuinnConnie Mack Stadium541935.352
61124Montreal Expos1113576.31536.0410546-13620-3715-39L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park511734.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1969 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125Atlanta Braves1136350.558--5024772527-3236-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lum HarrisPaul RichardsAtlanta Stadium493019.612
248San Francisco Giants1106149.5550.54904523828-3233-17L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chub FeeneyCandlestick Park522923.558
359Cincinnati Reds1055847.5521.05575332428-2630-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamCrosley Field573126.544
4610Los Angeles Dodgers1095950.5412.04603798128-2931-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium532627.491
5813Houston Astros1105753.5184.54914781320-3337-20L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome522428.462
61223San Diego Padres1113576.31527.0310510-20019-3916-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium511734.333