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Sunday August 4,1974This 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 1974-08-04

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers3Chicago White Sox6BoxBart JohnsonSteve Foucault(none)
Texas Rangers10Chicago White Sox13BoxTerry ForsterSteve Foucault(none)
Baltimore Orioles1Detroit Tigers6BoxJoe ColemanMike Cuellar(none)
Baltimore Orioles9Detroit Tigers3BoxDave McNallyLerrin LaGrow(none)
California Angels4Kansas City Royals10BoxSteve BusbyDick LangeSteve Mingori
California Angels0Kansas City Royals3BoxAl FitzmorrisFrank TananaJoe Hoerner
Cleveland Indians4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxDick BosmanBill ChampionTom Buskey
Cleveland Indians3Milwaukee Brewers8BoxKevin KobelGaylord Perry(none)
Oakland Athletics10Minnesota Twins4BoxCatfish HunterJoe Decker(none)
Oakland Athletics1Minnesota Twins2BoxBill ButlerGlenn Abbott(none)
Boston Red Sox7New York Yankees3BoxLuis TiantDoc Medich(none)
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxGeoff ZahnDave RobertsMike Marshall
Chicago Cubs4Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxBill BonhamJim Rooker(none)
Chicago Cubs1Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxBruce KisonHerb Hutson(none)
Cincinnati Reds7San Diego Padres2BoxDick BaneyRandy Jones(none)
Cincinnati Reds0San Diego Padres1BoxRusty GerhardtPedro Borbon(none)
Atlanta Braves4San Francisco Giants2BoxTom HouseJohn D'Acquisto(none)
Atlanta Braves2San Francisco Giants5BoxMike CaldwellMax Leon(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6St. Louis Cardinals1BoxRon SchuelerAlan Foster(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0St. Louis Cardinals11BoxJohn CurtisDick Ruthven(none)

Standings as of 1974-08-04

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1065848.547--5024624023-2635-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park562630.464
235Cleveland Indians1065749.5381.0455449626-2530-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium562036.357
3511Baltimore Orioles1075453.5054.5439452-1326-2728-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium553718.673
51016New York Yankees1075255.4866.5425435-1024-3228-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium553718.673
4915Detroit Tigers1075255.4866.5400475-7527-3125-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium552035.364
61117Milwaukee Brewers1085256.4817.04694373223-3029-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium542430.444
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1086345.583--50239810428-2635-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum542727.500
248Kansas City Royals1065452.5098.04484311726-2828-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium562333.411
3612Chicago White Sox1095554.5058.5490510-2022-3232-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park512526.490
4713Texas Rangers1105456.49110.0494522-2826-3228-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium503020.600
5814Minnesota Twins1095356.48610.5464479-1523-2929-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium532924.547
61224California Angels1114368.38721.5455493-3823-3220-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium512526.490
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136St. Louis Cardinals1085652.519--4504272327-2429-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II533023.566
259Philadelphia Phillies1085553.5091.0461459222-3133-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium542529.463
3718Pittsburgh Pirates1095257.4774.5456448821-3431-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium533617.679
4819Montreal Expos1055055.4764.5430429128-3322-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park562927.518
51021New York Mets1044658.4428.0365424-5924-2722-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium582533.431
61122Chicago Cubs1064660.4349.0427543-11622-3124-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field562036.357
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1097237.661--55536918635-2137-16W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium533023.566
222Cincinnati Reds1106644.6006.551540111433-2133-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium523220.615
347Houston Astros1075552.51416.04504222821-3034-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome552629.473
4610Atlanta Braves1085553.50916.54213764526-2729-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium543321.611
5920San Francisco Giants1115061.45023.0442487-4523-3327-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park512229.431
61223San Diego Padres1114566.40528.0387574-18717-3728-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium511536.294