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Monday August 5,1974This 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 1974-08-05

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers13Chicago White Sox8BoxDon StanhouseStan Bahnsen(none)
Baltimore Orioles7Detroit Tigers4BoxWayne GarlandWoodie FrymanRoss Grimsley
Baltimore Orioles6Detroit Tigers3BoxDoyle AlexanderLuke WalkerGrant Jackson
Oakland Athletics2Minnesota Twins1BoxKen HoltzmanBert BlylevenRollie Fingers
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins4BoxBill HandsDave HamiltonBill Campbell
Boston Red Sox0New York Yankees8BoxRudy MayBill Lee(none)
Cincinnati Reds3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxDoug RauDon Gullett(none)
New York Mets10Montreal Expos4BoxTug McGrawDennis Blair(none)
Atlanta Braves9San Diego Padres7BoxMax LeonRusty GerhardtTom House
Houston Astros7San Francisco Giants2BoxDon WilsonCharlie Williams(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxMike GarmanPete Richert(none)

Standings as of 1974-08-05

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1075849.542--5024703223-2735-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park552629.473
235Cleveland Indians1065749.5380.5455449626-2530-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium562036.357
349Baltimore Orioles1095653.5143.0452459-728-2728-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium533518.660
4814New York Yankees1085355.4915.5433435-224-3229-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium543618.667
51016Milwaukee Brewers1085256.4816.54694373223-3029-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium542430.444
61118Detroit Tigers1095257.4777.0407488-8127-3125-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium532033.377
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1106446.582--50740310429-2735-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum522626.500
2510Kansas City Royals1065452.5098.04484311726-2828-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium562333.411
3612Chicago White Sox1105555.5009.0498523-2522-3232-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park502525.500
4713Texas Rangers1115556.4959.5507530-2327-3228-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium492920.592
5915Minnesota Twins1115457.48610.5469484-1523-2930-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium512823.549
61224California Angels1114368.38721.5455493-3823-3220-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium512526.490
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136St. Louis Cardinals1095752.523--4534292427-2430-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II522923.558
2611Philadelphia Phillies1095554.5052.0463462122-3233-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium532528.472
3717Pittsburgh Pirates1095257.4775.0456448821-3431-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium533617.679
4819Montreal Expos1065056.4725.5434439-528-3322-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park552926.527
5920New York Mets1054758.4488.0375428-5325-2722-31W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium572433.421
61122Chicago Cubs1064660.4349.5427543-11622-3124-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field562036.357
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1107337.664--56137218935-2138-16W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium522923.558
222Cincinnati Reds1116645.5957.551840711133-2233-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium513219.627
347Houston Astros1085652.51916.04574243322-3034-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome542529.463
458Atlanta Braves1095653.51416.54303834727-2729-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium533221.604
51021San Francisco Giants1125062.44624.0444494-5023-3327-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park502228.440
61223San Diego Padres1124567.40229.0394583-18917-3728-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium501535.300


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Richie ScheinblumOF31.273Purchased by Cardinals from Royals.