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Games on 1974-08-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees1California Angels7BoxFrank TananaDoc Medich(none)
Chicago White Sox5Cleveland Indians3BoxStan BahnsenGaylord PerryTerry Forster
Milwaukee Brewers3Kansas City Royals13BoxSteve BusbyKevin Kobel(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Minnesota Twins6BoxBill HandsDave McNally(none)
Boston Red Sox6Oakland Athletics2BoxBill LeeKen Holtzman(none)
Detroit Tigers3Texas Rangers4BoxSteve FoucaultJohn Hiller(none)
San Francisco Giants3Chicago Cubs0BoxJim BarrSteve Stone(none)
Montreal Expos4Houston Astros3BoxDennis BlairDon WilsonDon Carrithers
Cincinnati Reds1New York Mets4BoxBob ApodacaFred Norman(none)
Atlanta Braves3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxLew KrausseMac Scarce(none)
San Diego Padres3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxJim RookerRandy Jones(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxAlan FosterGeoff ZahnAl Hrabosky

Standings as of 1974-08-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Boston Red Sox1126250.554--5244804427-2835-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick O'ConnellFenway Park502228.440
235Cleveland Indians1105852.5273.0472468427-2730-26L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium521933.365
3511Baltimore Orioles1125755.5095.0461470-929-2928-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenMemorial Stadium503416.680
4815New York Yankees1115457.4867.5439449-1024-3330-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tal SmithShea Stadium513516.686
51017Detroit Tigers1135459.4788.5424506-8227-3227-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim CampbellTiger Stadium491831.367
61119Milwaukee Brewers1135360.4699.54804661423-3130-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim WilsonCounty Stadium492326.469
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Oakland Athletics1146648.579--52741611131-2835-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Charlie FinleyOakland-Alameda County Coliseum482424.500
247Kansas City Royals1115853.5236.54924474526-2832-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BurkeRoyals Stadium511932.373
3612Chicago White Sox1145856.5098.0521535-1423-3234-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park462224.478
4713Texas Rangers1155758.4969.5518551-3327-3230-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienArlington Stadium452718.600
5916Minnesota Twins1165660.48311.0488517-2924-3231-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Calvin GriffithMetropolitan Stadium462620.565
61224California Angels1154570.39121.5471512-4124-3421-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonAnaheim Stadium472324.489
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136St. Louis Cardinals1146054.526--4794502929-2631-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bing DevineBusch Stadium II472621.553
2610Philadelphia Phillies1135855.5131.5478471722-3236-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Paul OwensVeterans Stadium492227.449
3714Pittsburgh Pirates1135657.4963.54864632321-3435-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium493217.653
4818Montreal Expos1115358.4775.5456463-729-3324-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FanningJarry Park502624.520
51021New York Mets1094861.4409.5391452-6125-3023-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob ScheffingShea Stadium532330.434
61122Chicago Cubs1104664.41812.0433559-12622-3424-30L5T S R Log Off Def SP D John HollandWrigley Field522032.385
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1974 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Los Angeles Dodgers1137340.646--56738518235-2238-18L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium492920.592
222Cincinnati Reds1146846.5965.552741411335-2333-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob HowsamRiverfront Stadium483018.625
348Atlanta Braves1135954.52214.04433935030-2829-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingEddie RobinsonAtlanta Stadium492920.592
459Houston Astros1125854.51814.54794374223-3035-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Spec RichardsonAstrodome502327.460
5920San Francisco Giants1145163.44722.5451507-5624-3327-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Horace StonehamCandlestick Park482127.438
61223San Diego Padres1144569.39528.5399595-19617-3828-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Buzzie BavasiSan Diego Stadium481533.313